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HB 55 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products for a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 195 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to coverage for diagnostic mammography under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 201 85-0 (2017) Author: Cook, Byron | et. al. Relating to disposition of fetal remains by a health care facility; imposing penalties. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 208 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to designating the third Wednesday in October as Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 210 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to designating March 21 as BRAVE Day. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 219 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 232 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products for a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 239 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to a report regarding the confinement of pregnant inmates by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 279 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 329 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary Relating to breast-feeding policies of state agency worksites. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 410 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 434 85-0 (2017) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to eliminating the wrongful birth cause of action. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 443 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the places a public employer may provide for employees to express breast milk. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 583 85-0 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to coverage for supplemental breast cancer screening under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 716 85-0 (2017) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 742 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed; creating a civil action. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 746 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the medical accuracy of informational materials given to a woman seeking an abortion. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1036 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Relating to coverage for certain breast cancer screening procedures under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1158 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the content of an application for Medicaid. House: Public Health Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 1314 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the release on personal bond of a person who is pregnant. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1466 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to coverage for mammography and supplemental breast cancer screening under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1971 85-0 (2017) Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al. Relating to providing information regarding perinatal hospice care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and criminal offenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2035 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the continuation of the Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2135 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2303 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs. House: Public Health Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2316 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to increasing the penalty for assault of certain pregnant women. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2348 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to certificates of birth resulting in stillbirth, fetal death certificates, and the disposition of fetal remains; imposing administrative penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2403 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al. Relating to a study concerning maternal mortality and morbidity in the state's African American population. House: Public Health Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2599 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2604 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2695 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to information regarding fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2698 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria | et. al. Relating to designating June 12 as Women Veterans Day. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
HB 3123 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a report concerning health care providers participating in the breast and cervical cancer services program, the family planning program, and the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3144 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under certain health benefit plans and the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3146 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to a pilot program for providing services to certain children under the Medicaid medical transportation program. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 3204 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to vendor requirements under the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3304 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for ovarian cancer testing and screening. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Tagged
HB 3424 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to the creation of a strategic plan for expanding access to long-acting reversible contraception. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3539 85-0 (2017) Author: Landgraf, Brooks Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for assault of a pregnant woman; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3718 85-0 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the regulation of certain limited service pregnancy resource centers. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3898 85-0 (2017) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" Relating to exemption of certain women from jury service. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 4076 85-0 (2017) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to fetal alcohol syndrome information provided to pregnant patients. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4259 85-0 (2017) Author: Blanco, César Relating to training and standards applicable to the confinement of a female prisoner having a mental illness. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 6 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility; authorizing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Received from the Senate
SB 25 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Sponsor: Simmons, Ron
Relating to eliminating the wrongful birth cause of action. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 129 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 162 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 164 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the capacity of certain minors to consent to examination or medical treatment related to childbirth and contraception. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 258 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don | et. al. Relating to the disposition of embryonic and fetal tissue remains; imposing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to State Affairs
SB 279 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the expression of breast milk in the Capitol and other public buildings. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 323 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to the offense of female genital mutilation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 406 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to certificates of birth resulting in stillbirth, fetal death certificates, and the disposition of fetal remains; imposing administrative penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 790 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Relating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 805 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Relating to Texas women veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 808 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 809 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the Texas women's health program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 872 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to reporting requirements by physicians and certain health care facilities regarding complications resulting from an abortion. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1080 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to required disclosures for prenatal genetic screening; imposing a civil penalty. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1081 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al.
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie
Relating to the administration of prophylaxis to prevent ophthalmia neonatorum. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1161 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to access to certain preventive health and family planning services. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1182 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the prosecution, punishment, and certain civil consequences of conduct causing the birth of a child born addicted to a controlled substance; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1632 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the Whole Woman's Health Act. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1677 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to information about services for women veterans provided through certain state agency applications. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1698 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to outreach and awareness for women veterans in this state. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
House passage as amended reported
SB 1769 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to a pilot program for providing services to certain children under the Medicaid medical transportation program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1929 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Relating to maternal mortality and morbidity and pregnancy-related deaths, including postpartum depression. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
House appoints conferees-reported
SB 2040 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the content of an application for Medicaid. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SJR 44 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the recognition of equal rights of all people. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 9 85-1 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 10 85-1 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to maternal morbidity and pregnancy-related deaths. House: Public Health Received from the House
HB 11 85-1 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al. Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. House: Public Health Received from the House
HB 29 85-1 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to pregnancy information on death certificates. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 51 85-1 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn | et. al. Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. Filed
HB 59 85-1 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to maternal morbidity and pregnancy-related deaths. Filed
HB 112 85-1 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 142 85-1 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 143 85-1 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 144 85-1 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a report concerning health care providers participating in the breast and cervical cancer services program, the family planning program, and the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 146 85-1 (2017) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed; creating a civil action. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 227 85-1 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to the creation of a maternal health care improvement program to address maternal morbidity. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 236 85-1 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to the provision of information to certain women enrolled in the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 242 85-1 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria | et. al. Relating to new mother wellness screenings under the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 243 85-1 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria | et. al. Relating to required mental health, behavioral health, and substance abuse services under the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 247 85-1 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to pregnancy information on death certificates. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 254 85-1 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 305 85-1 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to the screening of certain women for substance use and postpartum depression. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 329 85-1 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to maternal health care. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 338 85-1 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to informational materials for pregnant women enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP perinatal programs. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 369 85-1 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the establishment of maternal health access zones. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 4 85-1 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider. Senate: Health & Human Services Received from the Senate
SB 17 85-1 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 27 85-1 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the Texas women's health program. Filed
SB 43 85-1 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. Filed
SB 59 85-1 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity and the creation of a maternal health care quality improvement program. Filed
SB 74 85-1 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy. Filed
SB 75 85-1 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a report concerning health care providers participating in the breast and cervical cancer services program, the family planning program, and the Texas women's health program. Filed
SB 76 85-1 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression. Filed
SB 82 85-1 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 95 85-1 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the Whole Woman's Health Act. Filed
HB 90 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to eligibility for benefits under the Texas women's health program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 113 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to prohibiting abortion that is based on the sex of the unborn child; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 232 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed; creating a civil action. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 612 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to license plates issued to female veterans with disabilities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 694 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al. Relating to coverage for supplemental breast cancer screening under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 708 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the medical accuracy of informational materials given to a woman seeking an abortion. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 755 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the creation of a women veterans mental health initiative within the mental health intervention program for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 786 84-0 (2015) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to the right of a public employee to express breast milk in the workplace. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 867 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1028 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the eligibility of a charitable organization that provides affordable housing for female veterans and their dependents for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by the organization. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1104 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to exempting the procurement of services for victims of family violence from competitive bidding requirements. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1140 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the confinement of pregnant prisoners in county jails. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1141 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to reports regarding the use of restraints on pregnant prisoners in county jails. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1281 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to requiring reasonable workplace accommodations for and prohibiting discrimination against employees or applicants for employment with limitations related to pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1670 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the possession and removal of a placenta from a hospital or birthing center. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 1898 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to state government worksite breast-feeding policies. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2131 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the designation of centers of excellence to achieve healthy fetal outcomes in this state. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2813 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin | et. al.
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for ovarian cancer screening. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2906 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to certain diagnostic testing during pregnancy. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3115 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3194 84-0 (2015) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to coverage for diagnostic mammography under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3372 84-0 (2015) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3446 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to signs required to be displayed at certain facilities that perform abortions. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3449 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3765 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to consent to an abortion on a minor. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3954 84-0 (2015) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to fetal alcohol syndrome information provided to pregnant patients. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3966 84-0 (2015) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the regulation of limited service pregnancy centers; providing civil penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 26 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to state government worksite breast-feeding policies. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 59 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Peña
Relating to an exemption from competitive bidding requirements for the procurement of services for victims of family violence. House: Human Services
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 468 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to the capacity of certain minors to consent to examination or medical treatment related to childbirth and contraception. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 707 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to access to certain preventive health and family planning services. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1128 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to certain diagnostic testing during pregnancy. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1145 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the possession and removal of a placenta from a hospital or birthing center. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1272 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to requirements regarding certain purchasing and contracting guidelines for open-enrollment charter schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1304 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Minjarez, Ina
Relating to the creation of a women veterans mental health initiative within the mental health intervention program for veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 1395 84-0 (2015) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the medical accuracy of informational materials given to a woman seeking an abortion. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1479 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to reasonable break times and facilities for school district educators expressing breast milk. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1698 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1869 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to resource awareness sessions for women seeking abortions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2001 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Co-author authorized
SB 2003 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin | et. al. Relating to health benefit plan coverage for ovarian cancer screening. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
HB 58 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al. Relating to monies for women's health care services. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 309 83-0 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to prohibiting abortion when based on the sex of the unborn child; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 446 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to information about fetal alcohol syndrome to be provided to pregnant patients. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 495 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana | et. al. Relating to coverage for supplemental breast cancer screening under certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 741 83-0 (2013) Author: Walle, Armando | et. al. Relating to the right of a public employee to express breast milk in the workplace. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 755 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to a study regarding the effect on birth rates in this state of the restructured system of providing certain women's health care and family planning services in this state. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1229 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the establishment of a statewide task force to address sexual assault occurring on the campuses of public and private institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1507 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the minimum standards for birthing centers and certain health professionals. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1706 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed. House: Business & Industry Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1708 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a study regarding the capacity and service capabilities of the Texas Women's Health Program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1709 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the continuation of the Texas Women's Health Program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2161 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to eligibility for benefits under the Texas women's health program operated by the Department of State Health Services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2178 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to covered benefits for certain persons under the child health plan. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2620 83-0 (2013) Author: Collier, Nicole | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the creation of a task force on domestic violence. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2819 83-0 (2013) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to establishing a demonstration project for preventative health care services, and implementation of related outreach activities. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2945 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the removing of the risk of breast cancer as part of a woman's informed consent for an abortion. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3745 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the standards of medical information provided in the informational materials developed by the Department of State Health Services provided to a woman who is considering having an abortion. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 426 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to a home visiting program for at-risk families. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
SB 1174 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the creation of a task force on domestic violence. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1675 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to establishing a demonstration project for preventative health care services, and implementation of related outreach activities. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1709 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to a study regarding the capacity and service capabilities of the Texas Women's Health Program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 55 83-1 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen | et. al. Relating to prohibiting abortion that is based on the sex of the unborn child; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 17 83-2 (2013) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to prohibiting abortion that is based on the sex of the unborn child; creating an offense. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 57 83-2 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to a limitation on regulations to restrict abortion. Filed
SB 32 83-2 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to the expansion of eligibility for medical assistance to certain women under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Filed
SB 35 83-2 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al. Relating to the regulation of limited service pregnancy centers; providing penalties. Filed
HB 419 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the demonstration project for women's health care services. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 824 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to an outreach campaign to promote fathers' involvement with their children before birth. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 834 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana | et. al. Relating to supplemental breast cancer screening. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 938 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for women veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 1255 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to programs, services, and information related to women's health, family planning, and human sexuality. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1478 82-0 (2011) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to the extension of the women's health program demonstration project. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2102 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the requirement that certain mammography reports contain information regarding supplemental breast cancer screening. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2299 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the women's health program. House: Human Services Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2526 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the use of force or deadly force against another in defense of a third person. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 3230 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana | et. al. Relating to the regulation of limited service pregnancy centers; providing penalties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3237 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
No action taken in committee
HB 3256 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the extension of and expansion of eligibility for the Women's Health Program demonstration project. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 34 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Hernandez Luna, Ana
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Transferred to Calendars Committee
SB 325 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the demonstration project for women's health care services. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 369 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for women veterans. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Co-author authorized
SB 585 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to programs, services, and information related to women's health, family planning, and human sexuality. Senate: Health & Human Services No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1381 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the requirement that certain mammography reports contain information regarding supplemental breast cancer screening. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1854 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the women's health program. Senate: Health & Human Services Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 678 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to health benefit plan coverage for reconstructive surgery following mastectomy. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1510 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to including information on sudden infant death syndrome in a resource pamphlet for parents of newborn children. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2060 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al. Relating to annual reporting of women and minority participation in the management and investment of the assets of public retirement systems. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 3320 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3653 81-0 (2009) Author: Marquez, Marisa | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Relating to the use of restraints to control the movement of pregnant women and female children confined in certain correctional facilities in this state. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3654 81-0 (2009) Author: Marquez, Marisa | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Relating to certain duties of and reports submitted to the Commission on Jail Standards regarding county jail inmates who are pregnant. House: County Affairs
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3878 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to annual reporting of women and minority participation in the management and investment of the assets of a state investment fund. House: Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Left pending in committee
HB 4362 81-0 (2009) Author: Farabee, David Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HCR 148 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc Memorializing Congress to ensure that women in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention facilities receive full access to the medical care to which they are entitled. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1724 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed; providing a civil penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2256 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 146 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to human papilloma virus education and immunization. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 215 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to immunization against human papilloma virus. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 293 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to health benefit plan coverage for reconstructive surgery following mastectomy. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1154 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed; providing a civil penalty. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1770 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to housing and medical care for pregnant inmates, or female inmates who have an infant, confined in a facility operated by or under contract with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2749 80-0 (2007) Author: Veasey, Marc
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the award of a contract by an airport authority created by certain municipalities. House: County Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2964 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to mental health services for women with postpartum depression. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3881 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to state funding for certain persons eligible for services under the federal law for prevention and treatment of breast and cervical cancer. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 110 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to dissemination of information concerning immunization against human papillomavirus. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Public Health
SB 815 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to health benefit plan coverage for vaccination against human papillomavirus. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c by chair
SB 1388 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to mental health services for women with postpartum depression. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1696 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to eligibility for medical assistance for treatment of breast or cervical cancer. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1485 79-0 (2005) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for screening tests for human papillomavirus and cervical cancer. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1872 79-0 (2005) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to health benefit plan coverage for reconstructive surgery following mastectomy. House: Insurance Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2475 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to a cervical cancer initiative. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2493 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to access to certain obstetrical or gynecological care provided by family physicians. House: Insurance Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2663 79-0 (2005) Author: Luna, Vilma Relating to establishing a demonstration project for women's health care services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3205 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to depictions of gender and ethnicity in textbooks used in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3411 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to mental health services for women with postpartum depression. House: Insurance Left pending in subcommittee
SB 74 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a prohibition on employment discrimination in compensation; providing penalties. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 92 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to sex discrimination in public junior high school, middle school, and high school athletic activities. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 191 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the name of the license holder as it appears on a driver's license. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 747 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Luna, Vilma
Relating to establishing a demonstration project for women's health care services. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 826 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to a study examining the feasibility of providing health services for women with postpartum depression. House: Insurance
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1774 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to access to certain obstetrical or gynecological care provided by qualified physicians, including family physicians. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2606 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to access to and funding for women's health care services. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 2705 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the state Medicaid program. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 3216 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to requiring state institutions of higher education to develop plans for increasing the use of historically underutilized businesses in purchasing and contracting. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 318 78-0 (2003) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to a fee to fund women's athletic programs of The University of Texas System. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education by Chair
SB 1006 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to requiring state institutions of higher education to develop plans for increasing the use of historically underutilized businesses in purchasing and contracting. Senate: Education Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
SB 1906 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to breast reconstruction services for recipients of medical assistance. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SCR 13 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Urging the Congress and the Texas delegation to support continued enforcement of Title IX. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 17 77-0 (2001) Author: Corte, Frank | et. al. Relating to regulation of abortion. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 101 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to medical assistance for certain persons in need of treatment for breast or cervical cancer. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1156 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to access to and funding for women's health care services. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1758 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to access for females under 18 years of age to facilities, services, and treatment available through health and human services and juvenile corrections programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 1908 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to disabled parking placards issued to certain pregnant women. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2324 77-0 (2001) Author: Farabee, David | et. al. Relating to discrimination in health care rates and reimbursement; providing administrative penalties. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2541 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the state Medicaid program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HCR 235 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Commending the Women in Government organization and encouraging each state agency and state education institution to take action to achieve improved and equal access for women to health care. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Signed by the Governor
HR 1367 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1156. Reported enrolled
SB 8 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Farabee, David
Relating to discrimination in health care rates and reimbursement; providing administrative and civil penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 532 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Maxey, Glen | et. al.
Relating to medical assistance for certain persons in need of treatment for breast or cervical cancer. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 812 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to establishing a demonstration project to expand access to women's health care services. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Public Health
SB 903 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the establishment and use of a women's athletic development fund and a study of women's athletic development practices at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1156 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Relating to the state Medicaid program. House: Public Health
Senate: Finance
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 5 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to parental notification before an abortion may be performed on certain minors. House: State Affairs Postponed
HB 36 76-0 (1999) Author: Corte, Frank | et. al. Relating to regulation of abortion. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 91 76-0 (1999) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to prohibiting female genital mutilation; imposing a penalty. House: Public Health
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 181 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the time at which life begins. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 342 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to the parental notification required before an abortion may be performed on a minor; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 343 76-0 (1999) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to parental consent before an abortion may be performed on a minor; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 682 76-0 (1999) Author: Allen, Ray | et. al. Relating to the death to or injury of an unborn child; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 859 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to certain health benefit plan coverages involving women's health issues. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1073 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to parental notification and consent before an abortion may be performed on certain minors. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1093 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to health benefit plan coverage for the services of a labor support specialist during childbirth. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1131 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to funding women's athletic programs within The University of Texas System. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1382 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the death to or injury of an unborn child; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1638 76-0 (1999) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to parental consent before an abortion may be performed on a minor. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2333 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Juan Relating to notification and consent before an abortion may be performed on certain minors; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2651 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the detention, involuntary commitment, and treatment of certain pregnant women who abuse alcohol or a controlled substance. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2747 76-0 (1999) Author: Hupp, Suzanna Relating to the consequences of causing injury to a pregnant woman; creating certain offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3413 76-0 (1999) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to parental notification before an abortion may be performed on certain minors; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HCR 11 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Memorializing the congress to ratify the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 56 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the state from requiring a woman to complete a pregnancy. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 27 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to parental consent before an abortion may be performed on a minor; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Human Services Committee report printed and distributed
SB 30 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to parental notification before an abortion may be performed on certain minors; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Services
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 65 76-0 (1999) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to informed consent to the performance of an abortion. Senate: Human Services Committee report printed and distributed
SB 83 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to informed consent to the performance of an abortion; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 188 76-0 (1999) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al. Relating to the consequences of causing injury to a pregnant woman; creating certain offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 102 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to minimum coverage under certain health benefit plans for inpatient stays and postdelivery care following the birth of a child. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 180 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to access to certain obstetric or gynecological health care under a health benefit plan. House: Insurance Subcommittee members named
HB 261 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to access to certain obstetric or gynecological health care under a health benefit plan. House: Insurance Subcommittee members named
HB 262 75-0 (1997) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to coverage under certain health benefit plans for reconstructive surgery incident to mastectomy. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 349 75-0 (1997) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to coverage under certain health benefit plans for care after the performance of a mastectomy and certain related procedures. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 723 75-0 (1997) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to informed consent before the performance of a hysterectomy. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 831 75-0 (1997) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to minimum coverage under certain health benefit plans for inpatient stays after a mastectomy. House: Insurance Subcommittee members named
HB 860 75-0 (1997) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to regulation of abortion facilities and the protection of the health of women; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1534 75-0 (1997) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the certification of mammography systems. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1889 75-0 (1997) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of causing injury to a pregnant woman. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2088 75-0 (1997) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the regulation of certain midwives; providing administrative penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2856 75-0 (1997) Author: Hupp, Suzanna | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the protection of women's health with respect to services performed at an abortion facility and the right to access certain information relating to abortion facilities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/97
HJR 23 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the state from requiring a woman to complete a pregnancy. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 39 75-0 (1997) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to access to certain obstetric or gynecological health care under a health benefits plan. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 40 75-0 (1997) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to minimum coverage under certain health benefit plans for inpatient stays and postpartum care following the birth of a child. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 54 75-0 (1997) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia | et. al.
Relating to access to certain obstetrical or gynecological health care under a health benefit plan; providing administrative penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 153 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to minimum coverage under certain health benefit plans for inpatient stays and postdelivery care following the birth of a child. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 217 75-0 (1997) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to coverage under certain health benefit plans for reconstructive surgery incident to a mastectomy. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 490 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to informed consent to the performance of an abortion. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 539 75-0 (1997) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to creating the offense of causing injury to a pregnant woman. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 540 75-0 (1997) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to informed consent to the performance of an abortion. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 359 74-0 (1995) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to breast-feeding in public or private places, including worksites. House: State Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 636 74-0 (1995) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al. Relating to the offense of intoxication manslaughter and to the creation of the offense of causing injury to a pregnant woman. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Coauthor Authorized
HB 975 74-0 (1995) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to requiring the reporting of substance abuse by a pregnant woman as child abuse. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 1255 74-0 (1995) Author: Gray, Patricia | et. al. Relating to prohibiting discrimination by certain insurers in issuing health insurance policies to women with fibrocystic breast conditions; imposing penalties. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 1334 74-0 (1995) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to the protection of the rights and health of women using or considering the use of abortion services; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1345 74-0 (1995) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to tests for human immunodeficiency virus infection of pregnant women or on delivery of a child. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1951 74-0 (1995) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the rights of pregnant municipal and county employees. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2442 74-0 (1995) Author: Conley, Karyne | et. al. Relating to female genital mutilation; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3152 74-0 (1995) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to informed consent before the performance of a hysterectomy. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HCR 19 74-0 (1995) Author: Combs, Susan
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. House: Rules and Resolutions Signed by the Governor
SB 120 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the creation of the offense of causing injury to a pregnant woman. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 182 74-0 (1995) Author: Rosson, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
Relating to prohibiting discrimination by certain insurers in issuing health insurance policies to women with fibrocystic breast conditions; imposing penalties. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 310 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to enhancement of the penalty for offenders who deliver controlled substances or drug paraphernalia to pregnant women. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 540 74-0 (1995) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the rights of pregnant municipal and county employees. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1033 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the protection of the rights and health of women; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 63 73-0 (1993) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Relating to the regulation of mammography devices and the practice of mammography. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 164 73-0 (1993) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to mandatory health insurance coverage for certain medical examinations. House: Insurance Referred to subcommittee
HB 555 73-0 (1993) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to the construction of a memorial statue on the Capitol grounds to honor Texas pioneer women. House: House Administration Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 1435 73-0 (1993) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to parental notification before an abortion may be performed on a minor; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1483 73-0 (1993) Author: Cuellar, Renato | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie
Relating to the regulation of women's service centers; providing civil and criminal penalties. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1886 73-0 (1993) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the participation of certain woman-owned, minority-owned, and in-state businesses in the issuance of bonds. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2121 73-0 (1993) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al. Relating to the offense of involuntary manslaughter and to the creation of the offense of causing injury to a pregnant woman. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2635 73-0 (1993) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to abortions; providing penalties. House: State Affairs Coauthor Authorized
HCR 47 73-0 (1993) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Encouraging the president of the United States and the Committee on Foreign Relations of the United States Senate to designate the ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women as a high priority for this nation. House: State Affairs Considered in Calendars
HCR 158 73-0 (1993) Author: Greenberg, Sherri
Sponsor: Montford, John
Requesting the State Preservation Board to place on the grounds of the Capitol of the State of Texas a memorial to honor Texas pioneer women. House: House Administration Signed by the Governor
HJR 1 73-0 (1993) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the state from requiring a woman to complete a pregnancy. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 334 73-0 (1993) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the regulation of mammography devices and the practice of mammography. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1352 73-0 (1993) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Greenberg, Sherri
Relating to the construction of a memorial statue on the Capitol grounds to honor Texas pioneer women. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
SB 1401 73-0 (1993) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to abortions; providing penalties. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 799 72-0 (1991) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to disadvantaged businesses owned by minorities or women in relation to state purchasing and public works contracts; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1092 72-0 (1991) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to medical assistance eligibility for pregnant women and young children. House: Human Services No action taken in committee
HB 1484 72-0 (1991) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of causing injury to a pregnant woman. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 146 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the creation of the offense of causing injury to a pregnant woman. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 331 72-0 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to enhancement of the penalty for offenders who deliver controlled substances to pregnant women. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to special subcommittee
SB 722 72-0 (1991) Author: Johnson, Eddie
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to requiring the Department of Human Services to provide vitamins to pregnant women receiving Medicaid assistance. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SCR 52 72-0 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Linebarger, Libby
Directing the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to establish an advisory council of women faculty and administrators to assist in assessing the severity of underrepresentation of women and to make recommendations for action to correct it. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
SCR 82 72-0 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Lewis, Ron
Acknowledging the significant contributions of the women of Texas to the military of this state and nation. House: Rules and Resolutions Signed by the Governor
HJR 3 72-4 (1992) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the state from requiring a woman to complete a pregnancy. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 436 71-0 (1989) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of certain counties to establish programs to improve the extent to which women and minority businesses are awarded county contracts. House: Business & Commerce Referred to subcommittee
HB 776 71-0 (1989) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al. Relating to the awarding of certain state contracts to minority business enterprises and women-owned business enterprises; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
HB 1008 71-0 (1989) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to state purchasing contracts, state public works contracts, and contractors who are women or who belong to certain disadvantaged minority groups; providing a penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1215 71-0 (1989) Author: Conley, Karyne
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to the condemnation and contracting authority of certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities, including the authority to adopt a program to encourage participation of minority and women-owned.... House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1414 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to discrimination because of sexual orientation. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HB 1543 71-0 (1989) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of medical and health care professions at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2073 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to a prohibition on sexual harassment in employment. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HB 2176 71-0 (1989) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to a mandatory maternity leave program for certain private employees. House: Labor and Employment Relations Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HCR 87 71-0 (1989) Author: Guerrero, Lena
Sponsor: Johnson, Eddie
Declaring March 1989 as Women's History Month in Texas. House: Rules and Resolutions Signed by the Governor
SB 17 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to state purchasing contracts, state public works contracts, and contractors who are women and who belong to certain disadvantaged minority groups. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 116 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to the award of state purchasing contracts, state construction contracts, and state bond contracts to contractors who are women or who belong to certain minority groups; providing a criminal penalty. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 768 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig | et. al. Relating to discrimination because of sexual orientation. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 956 71-0 (1989) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Vowell, Jack
Relating to the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants, and Children. House: Human Services
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 1345 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Crawford, Richard
Relating to the preparation and distribution of information relating to breast cancer. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 1849 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of medical and health care professions at institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HCR 24 71-6 (1990) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution. Signed by the Governor
HB 102 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 402 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to a mammography screening program administered by the Texas Cancer Council and to the requirement that certain insurers and nonprofit hospital and medical service plan corporations provide mammography screening coverage. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1385 70-0 (1987) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HR 254 70-0 (1987) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Commending artists responsible for the special Capitol exhibit honoring women who have held elective state offices.
SB 91 70-0 (1987) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 182 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and science at institutions of higher education; authorizing appropriations. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 720 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Hill, Patricia
Relating to coverage of mammography screening under accident and sickness insurance policies and medicare supplement policies. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Point of order sustained
SB 972 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education; making an appropriation. Senate: Education Referred to Special Subcommittee
SR 137 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Honoring the women who have taken part in forging the history of our nation.
HB 819 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the creation of a fund to be used for recruitment of women and members of minority groups into engineering programs of institutions of higher education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1023 69-0 (1985) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the provision of certain medical, educational, and associated services to eligible low-income women and infants. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 40 69-0 (1985) Author: Traeger, John Relating to the provision of certain medical, educational, and associated services to eligible low-income women and infants. Senate: Health & Human Resources Reported favorably with substitute
SB 276 69-0 (1985) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to the creation of a fund to be used for recruitment of women and members of minority groups into engineering programs of institutions of higher education and to the powers and duties of the Commissioner of Education; authorizing appropriations. Senate: Education Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 73 69-2 (1986) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the recruitment of women and ethnic minorities into programs of engineering and applied science at institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HR 339 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Creating an interim committee to study alcohol abuse among women. House: Public Health
HR 105 68-2 (1984) Author: Agnich, Fred Endorsing the governor's salute to the women of the house of representatives on being made admirals in the Texas Navy.
HB 1113 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the funding, establishment and operation of multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers. House: Human Services Referred to subcommittee
HB 1470 67-0 (1981) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to the funding of services and shelter centers for victims of family violence and to the funding, establishment and operation of multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers. House: Human Services Committee laid on table subject to call
SB 220 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the funding of services and shelter centers for victim of family violence and to the funding, establishment and operation of multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers. Senate: Human Resources Postponed
SB 516 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Washington, Craig
Relating to the funding, establishment, and operation of multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers; authorizing certain fees for service of a district clerk; authorizing appropriations. House: Human Services
Senate: Human Resources
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 278 66-0 (1979) Author: Cofer, Lanell Relating to information requirements for certain female inpatients in hospitals. House: Health Services Referred to Committee on Health Services
HB 1033 66-0 (1979) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to punishment for violent crimes committed against women, children, and elderly persons. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 181 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the establishment, funding, and operation of pilot multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers; and providing alternate contingent amendments. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Resources
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 182 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: McBee, Susan Gurley
Relating to the funding of battered spouse centers and to the funding, establishment and operation of multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Human Resources
Comm. report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 566 66-0 (1979) Author: Andujar, Betty Relating to a state historical collection at Texas Woman's University. Senate: Education Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 697 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to discrimination in employment because of sex. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 41 65-0 (1977) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to allowing pregnant women who meet the eligibility benefit conditions to qualify for unemployment compensation. House: Labor Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 444 65-0 (1977) Author: Sullivant, Bill
Sponsor: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Relating to the establishment and operation of pilot multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
HB 817 65-0 (1977) Author: Denton, Betty
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the administration by the Texas Employment Commission of a counseling program for the employment of displaced homemakers. House: Labor
Senate: Human Resources
Effective immediately
HB 875 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, John Relating to the creation in the attorney general's office of a department on the status of women; and relating to the administration, powers, and duties of the department. House: Judiciary Assigned to General State Calendar
SB 247 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the punishment for violent crimes committed against women, children, and elderly persons; providing penalties. Senate: Jurisprudence Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SB 437 65-0 (1977) Author: Andujar, Betty Relating to the creation, membership, terms of office, organization, compensations, powers, and duties of the Texas Commission on the Status of Women; providing for the appointment of an advisory panel and for cooperation of other state agencies; limiting the life of the commission. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 515 65-0 (1977) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to the establishment and operation of pilot multipurpose service centers for displaced homemakers. Senate: Human Resources Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 35 64-0 (1975) Author: Johnson, Eddie Relating to eliminating the regulation of hours of work and furnishing of seats for female employees. House: Labor Referred to subcommittee
HB 350 64-0 (1975) Author: Miller, Chris Relating to the creation, membership, powers, and duties of the Texas Commission on the Status of Women. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 666 64-0 (1975) Author: Preston, George L. Providing for a nonbinding referendum election on the issue of rescinding the state's ratification of the proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women. House: State Affairs Reported from committee with substitute
SB 125 64-0 (1975) Author: Andujar, Betty Relating to the creation, membership, terms of office, organization, compensation, powers, and duties of the Texas Commission on the Status of Women; providing for appointment of an advisory panel and for cooperation of other state agencies; limiting the life of the commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to subcommittee
HB 784 63-0 (1973) Author: Miller, Chris Relating to elimination of discriminatory provisions of certain laws based on sex; providing that domicile is not to be determined by sex or marital status. House: Judiciary Sent to Calendar Committee
SB 550 63-0 (1973) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the punishment for assaults and other crimes of violence committed against women, children, and elderly persons. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
SB 623 63-0 (1973) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to restrictions on working conditions and working hours for female employees. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 171 62-0 (1971) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of the Texas Commission on the Status of Women.
HB 397 62-0 (1971) Author: Calhoun, Frank Relating to laws of the United States concerning hours of work for female employees.
HB 591 62-0 (1971) Author: Adams, Don
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the hours and conditions of employment of females.
HB 1433 62-0 (1971) Author: Floyd, Guy Relating to hours of work for female employees.
SB 13 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al. Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of the Texas Commission on the Status of Women.
SB 103 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to permitting female employees to work more than 54 hours in any one calendar week upon submission of a written request to her employer.
SB 153 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the hours of work for female emloyees.
HJR 1 62-2 (1972) Author: Braun, Rex | et. al. Resolution that the Legislature of the State of Texas ratify a proposed amendment to the constitution of the United States.
HB 727 61-0 (1969) Author: Cruz, Lauro Relating to repealing a Statute relating to working hours for female employees.
HB 985 61-0 (1969) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to repealing Statues relating to hours of work for female employees.
HB 791 60-0 (1967) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to changing the maximum age for a person classified as a female delinquent child from 18 to 17 years.
HB 850 60-0 (1967) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to repealing certain laws that relate to restrictions on female employment in Texas.
HB 366 59-0 (1965) Author: Bass, Robert Wilton "Bob" Relating to repealing certain articles of the Penal Code making it an offense to exhibit women dancers who travel from place to place.
HB 455 59-0 (1965) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing an exception under the prescribed wages for overtime labor for certain female employees.
HB 630 59-0 (1965) Author: Bass, III, Thomas Hutcheson "Tom" | et. al. Relating to authorizing women to carry certain tear gas ejecting devices for self-defense; prescribing a penalty for other uses.
HB 753 58-0 (1963) Author: Murray, Menton J. Relating to providing for the limiting of hours of labor and prescribing of wages for overtime labor for certain female employees.
HB 816 58-0 (1963) Author: Satterwhite, William Thomas "Bill" | et. al. Relating to repealing certain statutes so as to equalize employment opportunities for women by eliminating certain requirements for special treatment for female employees in certain businesses.
HB 860 58-0 (1963) Author: Pipkin, Maurice Snow "Pip" Relating to providing for the limiting of hours of labor and the prescribing of wages for overtime labor for certain female employees including employees of banking institutions.
HCR 89 58-0 (1963)
HJR 60 58-0 (1963) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment providing that equality under the law shall not be denied or abridged because of sex; providing that this section shall not affect the community property laws or the criminal laws of this state as they now exist, nor in any manner affect existing homestead rights of widows and unmarried daughters; setting an effective date.
SB 354 58-0 (1963) Author: Bates, Sr., James S. "Jim" Relating to providing for the limiting of hours of labor and the prescribing of wages for overtime labor for certain female employees including employees of banking institutions.
SB 358 58-0 (1963) Author: Bates, Sr., James S. "Jim" Relating to providing for the limiting of hours of labor and prescribing of wages for overtime labor for certain female employees including employees of banking institutions.
SJR 2 58-0 (1963) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment providing that equality under the law shall not be denied or abridged because of sex; providing that the amendment is self-operative; and providing for its effective date.
HJR 3 57-0 (1961) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas providing that equality under the law shall not be denied or abridged because of sex; providing for its effective date.
SB 148 57-0 (1961) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to amending a certain Act providing for limiting hours of labor and prescribing wages for overtime labor for certain female employees.
SB 295 57-0 (1961) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute to give a married woman 21 years of age and over sole management, control and disposition of her separate property, both real and personal; setting an effective date.
SB 325 57-0 (1961) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the filing by a married woman of a statement of election as to the management of her separate property in counties in which she owns real estate; providing that the husband be not required to join or consent to such statement.
SB 352 57-0 (1961) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the limiting of hours of labor and the prescribing of wages for overtime labor for certain female employees including employees of banking institutions.
SJR 4 57-0 (1961) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas providing that equality under the law shall not be denied or abridged because of sex; providing that the amendment is self-operative; providing for its effective date.
SJR 14 57-0 (1961) Author: Martin, Crawford Collins Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to provide that female citizens of the State of Texas shall have the same personal, contract, property, trade, family, political and other rights and privileges, and shall be subject to the same responsibilities and obligations, as those of male citizens of the State of Texas, unless otherwise provided by law.
SJR 15 57-0 (1961) Author: Gonzalez, Henry Barbosa Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas providing that equality of rights under law shall not be denied or abridged because of sex.
SB 10 57-3 (1962) Author: Hudson, Hubert R. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the limiting of hours of labor and prescribing of wages for overtime labor for certain female employees including employees of banking institutions.
SB 69 57-3 (1962) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing that a wife shall never be the joint maker of a note or a surety on any bond or obligation of another without the joinder of her husband with her in making such contract, unless she has been declared a femme sole.
HB 200 56-0 (1959) Author: Korioth, Thomas Anthony "Tony" | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide an effective guarantee of "the right to work" by prohibiting discrimination in employment on account of sex; defining offenses, penalties and enforcement procedures incident thereto.
HB 316 56-0 (1959) Author: Johnson, Sr., Robert Ellis "Bob; Big Daddy" Relating to amending certain statutes so as to provide that married women shall have the control, management and disposition of their contracts of life insurance or annuity, subject to nullification of the provisions of this Act by the husband by notice to the insurance company.
SB 205 56-0 (1959) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis Relating to amending certain acts by providing that married women shall have the control, management and disposition of their contracts of life insurance or annuity, subject to nullification of the provisions of this act by the husband by notice to the insurance company.
HB 134 55-0 (1957) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes by eliminating the requirement for separate and privy acknowledgment of conveyances and other instruments by married women.
HB 135 55-0 (1957) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes relative to the management, control, and disposition by a married woman of her separate property, both real and personal, including her right to contract and be contracted with and to sue and be sued.
HB 484 55-0 (1957) Author: Sutton, Jr., Robert Keltner Relating to amending certain Statutes to provide that married women shall have the control, management and disposition of their contracts of life insurance or annuity, subject to nullification of the provisions of this act by the husband by notice to the insurance company.
HB 523 55-0 (1957) Author: Hollowell, Bill | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes to provide that both males and females, who are otherwise qualified, shall constitute the militia and be subject to military duty.
SB 24 55-0 (1957) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the management, control, and disposition by a married woman of her separate property, both real and personal, including her right to contract and be contracted with and sue and be sued; setting an effective date.
SB 25 55-0 (1957) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to eliminate the requirement of separate and privy acknowledgment of a married woman to instruments purporting to be executed by her and to eliminate the requirement of acknowledgment as an essential to the validity of certain instruments.
SB 242 55-0 (1957) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis Relating to amending certain statutes to provide that married women shall have the control, management and disposition of their contracts of life insurance or annuity, subject to nullification of the provisions of this Act by the husband by notice to the insurance company.
HB 112 54-0 (1955) Author: Houston, Jr., Horace Ben Relating to amending Statutes by providing for adding the names of qualified women jurors to the jury wheel.
HB 708 54-0 (1955) Author: Patterson, Robert R. Relating to amending certain Statutes eliminating the requirement for separate and privy acknowledgment of conveyances by a married woman.
HB 847 54-0 (1955) Author: Cobb, Carroll Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to give general contractual power to the married women in regards to her separate property; defining the wife's separate property protected from the debts contracted by the husband; defining property subject to the debts of the wife and repealing Statutes relating to the application to be feme sole.
HJR 32 54-0 (1955) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Proposing an Amendment to Section 15 of Article XVI of the Constitution of the State of Texas to define more clearly the separate property of the husband and of the wife; to provide that the increase of separate property and the rents and revenues derived therefrom, interest on bonds and notes, and dividends on stock, shall be a part of the separate property of each spouse; to permit the partitioning of community property; providing for the Legislature to pass enabling legislation; and providing for an election and the issuance of a proclamation therefor.
HB 85 53-0 (1953) Author: Houston, Jr., Horace Ben | et. al. Relating to providing that the wife shall have the sole management and control and disposition of her separate property, both real and personal; and providing for the disposition of the homestead, whether the separate property of the husband or wife, or the community property of both, by the joint conveyance of both husband and wife.
HB 87 53-0 (1953) Author: Buchanan, Dexter Harold "Buck" | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes by eliminating the requirement for separate and privy acknowledgment of conveyances by a married woman.
HB 165 53-0 (1953) Author: Sentell, C. Frank Relating to amending statutes so as to no longer require a married woman to acknowledge a conveyance privily and apart from her husband.
HB 807 53-0 (1953) Author: Maverick, Jr., Fontaine Maury Relating to providing the maximum hours per week for employment of females, providing for premium pay for overtime work for females, providing for enforcement and penalties.
HJR 11 53-0 (1953) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to define more clearly the separate property of the husband and of the wife; to provide that the increase of separate property and the rents and revenues derived therefrom, interest on bonds and notes, and dividends on stock, shall be a part of the separate property of each spouse; to permit the partitioning of community property.
HJR 22 53-0 (1953) Author: Ford, Jr., Curtis | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment extending the right of homestead exemption to a divorced woman or widow who did not own a homestead at the time the marriage was dissolved, and providing that a single person with dependents may have or acquire a homestead.
HB 58 52-0 (1951) Author: Crouch, Douglass "Doug" Relating to amending certain statutes relating to maintenance of rest rooms for women in courthouses so as to provide that certain counties may appoint the matron and expend for the maintenance of a rest room for women in the courthouse an amount not to exceed One Hundred Twenty five ($125) per month.
HB 136 52-0 (1951) Author: Buchanan, Dexter Harold "Buck" | et. al. Relating to amending Statutes so as no longer to require a married woman to acknowledge a conveyance privily and apart from her husband, and to longer require the separate acknowledgment of a married woman to the conveyance of the homestead; amending Statues relative to separate acknowledgments; prescribing the form of certificate of acknowledgment for a married woman.
HB 170 52-0 (1951) Author: Houston, Jr., Horace Ben | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes defining the separate property of married women and regulating the management, control and disposition of her separate property.
HJR 21 52-0 (1951) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" | et. al. Proposing an amendment so as to provide that the qualification of no person to serve as a juror on grand juries and on petit juries shall be denied or abridged on account of sex; providing that no person shall be exempt from service on grand juries and on petit juries on account of sex.
HB 190 51-0 (1949) Author: Jameson, William S. Relating to repealing a previous Act, allowing for the abolition of the requirement of a separate acknowledgement by married women.
HJR 29 51-0 (1949) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" Proposing an amendment to Article 5 of the Constitution of the State of Texas by adding a section thereto to be known as Section 30 providing for the service of women on juries and for the enactment of necessary legislation; providing for the issuance of the necessary proclamation and publication by the Governor, and making an appropriation.
SB 383 51-0 (1949) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to amending a previous Act, relating to the removal of disability of married women.
HB 7 50-0 (1947) Author: Suiter, Mary Elizabeth | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, so as no longer to require a married woman to acknowledge a conveyance privily and apart from her husband; so as to no longer require the separate acknowledgment of a married woman to the conveyance of the homestead; repealing certain statute; and amending by prescribing the form of certificate of acknowledgment for a married woman.
HB 146 50-0 (1947) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy | et. al. Relating to repealing certain Articles which required that acknowledgments of married women be taken privily and apart from their husbands.
HB 303 50-0 (1947) Author: Suiter, Mary Elizabeth | et. al. Relating to abolishing discriminating wage rates based on sex; prescribing penalties necessary and incident thereto.
HB 494 50-0 (1947) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to amending Article 5535 of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas of 1925, by omitting married women therefrom, except as to pending actions, and by suspending the effect thereof for one year from passage as to causes of action which may have arisen in favor of a married woman more than six months next before the passage thereof.
HB 108 49-0 (1945) Author: Bell, Marshall O. | et. al. Relating to providing that a husband and wife may be written agreement partition or exchange between themselves any part or all of their community property so that the former community interest of each spouse shall thereafter constitute the separate property of each spouse.
HB 146 49-0 (1945) Author: Suiter, Mary Elizabeth | et. al. Relating to amending certain Articles so as no longer to require a married woman to acknowledge a conveyance privily and apart from her husband, and to no longer require the separate acknowledgment of a married woman to the conveyance of the homestead.
HB 621 49-0 (1945) Author: Foster, William S. "Bill" Relating to amending certain Article of the Penal Code relating to requirements of employers where females are employed to furnish suitable seats by adding department stores and other businesses.
HB 791 49-0 (1945) Author: McAlister, Obel L. Relating to amending certain Statutes to provide for authority of a wife to encumber, convey, or transfer her separate property when husband is in Armed Forces of the United States Government, and without the Continental United States.
HB 799 49-0 (1945) Author: Deen, Tom W. Relating to making it unlawful for any person to employ or hire any female employee to work or render any kind of service in any establishment in this State where intoxicating liquors or intoxicating beverages are sold at retail; fixing penalties; providing for separate offenses; containing a repealing clause.
HJR 12 49-0 (1945) Author: Bell, Marshall O. | et. al. Proposing an amendment adding a provision that the husband and wife from time to time may in writing partition between themselves in severability or into undivided interests all or any part of their community property, whereupon without prejudice to the right of existing creditors the portion or interest set aside to each spouse shall be and constitute a part of the separate property of such spouse.
HB 88 48-0 (1943) Author: Cato, Arthur | et. al. Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors; to protect the lives, health and morals of women and minor workers; providing penalties for violation of the Act; providing a saving clause.
HB 216 48-0 (1943) Author: Mills, Roger Q. | et. al. Relating to repealing certain Article relative to hours for women employees.
HB 218 48-0 (1943) Author: Lucas, Hugh "Jap" | et. al. Relating to protecting female employees from discrimination in wage matters; declaring such discrimination to be against public policy and unlawful; providing a penalty for violation of the Act.
HB 687 48-0 (1943) Author: Suiter, Mary Elizabeth | et. al. Relating to amending certain Articles so as no longer to require a married woman to acknowledge a conveyance privily and apart from her husband, and to so as to no longer require the separate acknowledgment of a married woman to the conveyance of the homestead, and prescribing the form of certificate of acknowledgment for a married woman.
HJR 19 48-0 (1943) Author: Bell, Marshall O. | et. al. Proposing an amendment adding thereto a provision that the husband and wife from time to time may in writing partition between themselves in severalty or into undivided interests all or any part of their community property, whereupon without prejudice to the right of existing creditors the portion or interest set aside to each spouse shall be and constitute a part of the separate property of such spouse; providing for the submission of this Amendment to the voters of this State.
SB 129 48-0 (1943) Author: Chadick, T. C. Relating to limiting the house of labor and prescribing wages for overtime labor of female employees employed in any factory, mine, mill, workshop, mechanical or mercantile establishment, hotel, restaurant, rooming house, theater, moving picture show, barber shop and/or beauty shop, road side drink and/or food vending establishment, telegraph, telephone or other office, express or transportation company, or any State institution, or any other establishment, institution or enterprise where females are employed, any laundry, any factory engaged in the manufacture of cotton, woolen or worsted goods or articles of merchandise manufactured out of cotton goods.
SB 213 48-0 (1943) Author: Moore, Weaver | et. al. Relating to providing that a husband and wife may by written agreement partition or exchange between themselves any part or all of their community property so that the former community interest of each spouse shall thereafter constitute the separate property of each spouse.
SJR 6 48-0 (1943) Author: Moore, Weaver | et. al. Proposing an amendment to Section 15 of Article XVI of the Constitution of the State of Texas, by adding thereto a provision that the husband and wife, from time to time, may in writing partition between themselves in severalty or into undivided interests, all or any part of their community property.
HB 128 47-0 (1941) Author: Lowry, Leslie D. Relating to providing for the enlistment, organization, maintenance, equipment, and discipline of a Woman's Home Guard of Texas.
HB 786 47-0 (1941) Author: McAlister, Obel L. Relating to amending a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes providing for the sale of a homestead by the wife, if her separate property, or the community property of husband and wife, where the husband is insane or has permanently abandoned the wife.
HB 844 47-0 (1941) Author: McAlister, Obel L. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes so as to no longer require a married woman to acknowledge a conveyance privily and apart from her husband.
SB 217 47-0 (1941) Author: Hill, Jr., Joe Lafayette Relating to amending certain Act making it unlawful for women to be employed in liquor package stores in any capacity and making it unlawful to employ girls under the age of 21 years to sell, dispense or deliver beer.
SB 305 47-0 (1941) Author: Brownlee, J. Houghton Relating to amending certain Article by exempting women engaged in bona fide executive or managerial positions, who earn Thirty-five ($35.00) Dollars or more per week, from wages and hours law.
HB 345 46-0 (1939) Author: White, Jr., Joseph Relating to provide that all cases of criminal attacks on women may be heard by the court and jurors privately, and permitting the court to exercise its discretion in the admission of persons to witness the trial of such case.
SB 177 46-0 (1939) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the equal representation of men and women on State conventions and executive committees.
SB 445 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing married women to make conveyances where husband becomes of unsound mind or deserts her and refuses to join in advantageous transactions.
HB 19 43-0 (1933) Author: Bradley, Rolland Barr | et. al. Relating to amending certain statute relating to 54-hour week for female employees.
HB 164 41-1 (1929) Author: Negley, Laura | et. al. Relating to amending revised Statutes relating to hours of labor of female employees.
HB 165 41-1 (1929) Author: Negley, Laura | et. al. Relating to amending penal code relating to hours of labor of female employees.
HB 51 40-1 (1927) Author: Acker, Sr., Walter P. Relating to providing that where a married woman's acknowledgement to her deed or other instrument affecting lands appears to be defectively taken or certified, and where such instrument has been of record for ten years, and title has been claimed and asserted under such instrument for such period of ten years, and where the validity of such instrument has not been brought in question by the interested parties by any action in court during said period, that the acknowledgment shall be conclusively presumed to have been taken in accordance with law.
HB 487 39-0 (1925) Author: Wilson, Bates Frayser | et. al. Relating to amending certain act exempting heads of departments and executives from the operation of certain statute, and defining "heads of department" and "executives" as used in said act. House: Labor
HB 538 39-0 (1925) Author: Fields, William A. | et. al. Relating to amending certain statute so as to change the conditions of admission to the Confederate Woman's Home. House: State Affairs
SB 322 39-0 (1925) Author: Fairchild, I. D. Relating to exempting heads of departments and executives from the operation of certain statute, and defining "heads of departments" and "executives" as used in said Act. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 100 38-0 (1923) Author: Teer, Claud D. Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing a minimum wage commission to investigate and deal with such employment, including the fixing of a minimum wage; providing for an appropriation therefor, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof.
HB 122 37-0 (1921) Author: Mott, Leon L. | et. al. Relating to a certain Act regulating the employment of women and minors; and for the repeal of the law establishing the Industrial Welfare Commission.
HB 143 37-0 (1921) Author: Coffee, Sr., Roy Clarence Relating to amend a certain Act regarding the law relating to Industrial Welfare Commission.
HB 161 37-0 (1921) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to amend a certain Act regarding the regulation of the Industrial Welfare Commission.
HB 449 37-0 (1921) Author: Teer, Claud D. Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors.
SB 41 37-0 (1921) Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors; creating the Industrial Welfare Commission (Minimum Wage).
SB 167 37-0 (1921) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to amending an act regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing a Board of Industrial Welfare to investigate and deal with such employment, including the fixing of a minimum wage, providing for an appropriation therefor, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof and declaring an emergency.
SB 228 37-0 (1921) Author: Darwin, Henry Lewis | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act providing a separate room for women when women and men compose a jury.
HB 24 36-0 (1919) Author: Fairchild, I. D. | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes concerning the marital rights of parties; defining the separate and community property of the husband and wife; conferring upon the wife the power to make contracts; authorizing suits on such contracts.
HB 140 36-0 (1919) Author: McDonald, Jr., James Green Relating to providing that all women teaching in the State Schools of the State of Texas shall be paid the same compensations as are paid to men for doing the same kind, grade, and quantity of service.
HB 158 36-0 (1919) Author: Murphy, Sr., Charles Alfred | et. al. Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing an Industrial Welfare Commission to investigate and deal with such employment, including and fixing of a minimum wage; providing for an appropriation therefor and fixing penalties for violating this Act.
HB 301 36-0 (1919) Author: Lawrence, James D. Relating to amending certain laws exempting women from the payment of a poll tax, as a qualification to vote in primary elections.
HB 338 36-0 (1919) Author: Taylor, Mack | et. al. Relating to repealing certain statutes providing for separate acknowledgments by married women.
HB 375 36-0 (1919) Author: Stephens, Caulie R. Relating to amending certain act relating to the employment of females.
HB 406 36-0 (1919) Author: Parnell, John D. Relating to repealing certain statute relating to the acknowledgment of married women to instruments of writing, and the manner and method of taking the same, and amending certain statute relating to the form of acknowledgment for married women to instruments of writing.
HB 511 36-0 (1919) Author: Sneed, Jerome Hardeman Relating to permitting that the Commissioners' Court in any County in this State may provide and furnish a rest-room for women and may assist in paying for the services of a matron for such rest-room.
HB 643 36-0 (1919) Author: Davis, John Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of an institution for the care, training and education of women offenders, to be known as the State Reformatory for Women; providing for a board of control, and for management of said institution; prescribing who shall be admitted thereto; providing for rules regulating the same; making an appropriation for the establishment and maintenance of same.
HJR 5 36-0 (1919) Author: Dickson, David W. "Dave" Proposing and amendment to Section 2 of Article 6 of the Constitution of the State of Texas, so as to authorize females to vote, and providing that no one except citizens of the United States shall vote, and providing that the Governor shall submit the same to the qualified voters of Texas at a special election to be held on the fourth Saturday in July 1919, and making an appropriation to pay the expense of carrying out the provisions of this resolution.
SB 34 36-0 (1919) Author: Dorough, Robert Pierce "Bob" | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes concerning the marital rights of parties, defining the separate and community property of the husband and wife, conferring upon the wife power to make contracts, authorizing suits on such contracts.
SB 64 36-0 (1919) Author: Cousins, Sr., William Roy Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing an Industrial Welfare Commission to investigate and deal with such employment, including the fixing of a minimum wage; providing for an appropriation therefor, and fixing penalties for violating this Act.
SB 249 36-0 (1919) Author: Westbrook, Ed Relating to amending certain statute so as to permit married women to become subscribers, stockholders, officers and directors of corporations. House: Judiciary
Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 402 36-0 (1919) Author: Suiter, William David "Will" Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of an institution for the care, training and education of women offender, to be known as the State Reformatory for Women; providing for a board of control, and for management of said institution; prescribing who shall be admitted thereto; providing for regulating the same; making an appropriation for the establishment and maintenance of same. Senate: State Penitentiaries
HB 166 36-2 (1919) Author: Sneed, Jerome Hardeman Relating to amending certain laws so as to provide that the commissioners' court in any county in this State may provide and furnish a rest-room for women and may assist in paying for the services of a matron for such rest-room.
HJR 1 36-2 (1919) Author: Bledsoe, William Harrison | et. al. Ratifying an amendment to the Constitution of the United States which provides, in substance, that the right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex.
SJR 1 36-2 (1919) Author: Westbrook, Ed | et. al. Proposing an amendment ratifying the Federal Equal Suffrage amendment proposed by the Sixty-sixth congress of the United States, May 19, 1919.
SJR 2 36-2 (1919) Author: Suiter, William David "Will" | et. al. Proposing an amendment providing for postponing ratification of the Nineteenth amendment so as to submit the question to the Democratic Primary in July 1920.
HB 172 35-0 (1917) Author: Cox, William Euel Relating to the employments, hours of labor and compensation of females employed in any factory engaged in the manufacture of cotton.
HB 198 35-0 (1917) Author: Schlesinger, William Relating to authorizing married women who are notary publics to execute bonds binding their separate real estate.
HB 222 35-0 (1917) Author: Blackburn, Marvin Ellis | et. al. Relating to the rights of married women to own property, make contracts, giving control over rents from her real estate and interest on bonds and stock owned by her, and over her personal earnings, exempting them from debts owed by her husband.
HB 327 35-0 (1917) Author: Thompson, Travis T. Relating to authorizing married women to become security for her husband.
HB 335 35-0 (1917) Author: McFarland, M. M. Relating to authorizing married women who may be appointed Notaries Public to execute the bond required to bind their separate estate.
HB 400 35-0 (1917) Author: Tinner, Sam W. Relating to the membership of the Board of Managers of the Confederate Woman's Home.
HB 611 35-0 (1917) Author: Baker, Jess Alexander | et. al. Relating to authorizing women to vote in primary elections.
HB 717 35-0 (1917) Author: Laney, Charles O. | et. al. Relating to granting women the right to vote for presidential electors.
HJR 9 35-0 (1917) Author: Baker, Jess Alexander | et. al. Proposing an amendment giving women the right to vote.
SB 22 35-0 (1917) Author: Bee, Carlos Relating to protecting the lives, health and morals of women workers, establishing an Industrial Welfare Commission for Women; providing penalties; making an appropriation.
SB 51 35-0 (1917) Author: Hudspeth, Claude Benton Relating to authorizing a married woman to bind her separate estate as principal on bond required of a notary public with or without the joinder of her husband.
SB 242 35-0 (1917) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to providing that women may vote in all primary elections in Texas; prescribing qualifications.
HB 19 35-3 (1917) Author: Laney, Charles O. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of Dallas County to establish a woman's restroom at or near the court house.
SB 16 35-3 (1917) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County, Texas, to provide a building in the City of Dallas at or near the court house in said county and to establish therein a Womans Rest Room or Rest Rooms of sufficient dimensions for the comfort and convenience of the women and children from the rural districts who are called up to attend court, or to visit the county site.
HB 105 35-4 (1918) Author: Metcalfe, Charles B. | et. al. Relating to providing that women may vote in all Primary Elections and Nominating Conventions in Texas.
SB 53 35-4 (1918) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers | et. al. Relating to providing that women may vote in all primary elections and Nominating conventions; prescribing qualifications, providing for registration in cities of ten thousand and over.
HB 11 34-0 (1915) Author: Parks, J. W. | et. al. Relating to limiting the hours of labor for females employed in any factory, mine, workshop, mechanical or mercantile, or any other establishment; providing penalties.
HB 305 34-0 (1915) Author: Burton, Charles A. | et. al. Relating to protecting the lives, health and morals of women workers, establishing an Industrial Welfare Commission for women, prescribing its powers and duties and providing for the fixing of minimum wages and the standard condition of labor for such workers; providing penalties; making an appropriation.
HB 334 34-0 (1915) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to amending a certain Statute prescribing the form for acknowledgment by married women to conveyances of realty.
HB 508 34-0 (1915) Author: Laney, Charles O. Relating to creating a commission to ascertain the wages and conditions of labor of women in the various occupations, trades and industries in which said women are employed.
HJR 15 34-0 (1915) Author: Burmeister, Frank H. | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing females to vote.
SB 40 34-0 (1915) Author: Bee, Carlos | et. al. Relating to limiting the number of hours of labor that females may be required to perform in a single week.
SB 152 34-0 (1915) Author: Townsend, Jr., William J. "Jim" Relating to providing that all property or money received as compensation for personal injuries sustained by the wife, shall be her separate property, except such actually and necessary expenses as may have accumulated against the husband for hospital fees, medical bills, and all other expenses incident to the collection of said compensation.
SB 181 34-0 (1915) Author: Bee, Carlos Relating to establishing an Industrial Welfare Commission for Women and prescribing its powers and duties and providing for the fixing of minimum wages and the standard condition of labor for such workers; providing penalties and making an appropriation.
SB 273 34-0 (1915) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to providing for an election at which the women of Texas may express their approval or rejection of Women's Suffrage.
HB 85 33-0 (1913) Author: Lane, Hunter P. | et. al. Relating to prohibiting any person from employing any female to work in certain employment for more than nine hours in any one day, or for more than fifty-four hours in any one week.
HB 199 33-0 (1913) Author: Hunter, Samuel J. "Sam" | et. al. Relating to the filing and recording of instruments of writing, heretofore and hereafter recorded, and the effect thereof, and validating defective certificates of acknowledgment.
HB 341 33-0 (1913) Author: Buchanan, James Paul Relating to providing that women, either married or single, shall be eligible to serve as notaries public.
HB 345 33-0 (1913) Author: Buchanan, James Paul Relating to providing that acknowledgments heretofore taken by women notaries public, are hereby validated in so far as any objections may arise thereto by reason of their having been taken by women notaries public.
HB 396 33-0 (1913) Author: Roach, James H. Relating to recognizance or bail bond by a minor or a married woman.
HJR 9 33-0 (1913)
SB 30 33-0 (1913) Author: Paulus, David Augustus | et. al. Relating to regulating the hours and safeguarding the health of females employed in any manufacturing, mechanical or mercantile establishment, or workshop laundry, hotel, restaurant or theater or telephone establishment and to require the provision of suitable seats for such females; providing a penalty.
SB 85 33-0 (1913) Author: Astin, James Robert | et. al. Relating to making the separate property of the wife, the rents and revenues derived from property granted to the wife her separate property; and to exempt the same from the management and control of the husband, and from debts contracted by him.
SB 199 33-0 (1913) Author: Warren, Robert Lee | et. al. Relating to providing that the age of consent on the part of the female in case of rape shall be raised from fifteen to sixteen years.
SB 238 33-0 (1913) Author: Watson, Quintus Ultimus | et. al. Relating to validating all instruments proved or acknowledged before any woman who was commissioned as a notary public, and making all such instruments admissible as testimony.
SB 318 33-0 (1913) Author: Cowell, Silas Benjamin Relating to defining slander, fixing the penalty therefor, prescribing the method of procedure in prosecutions therefor.
HB 74 32-0 (1911) Relating to providing for the removal of married women's disabilities of coverture, and to declare her feme sole for mercantile and trading purposes.
HB 67 25-0 (1897) Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes of the State of Texas, relating to the acknowledgments of married women as to the conveyance of their separate property.
HB 68 25-0 (1897) Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes of the State of Texas, relating to the acknowledgment of married women as to the conveyance of a homestead.
SB 134 20-0 (1887) Relating to permitting married women to become incorporators and officers of corporations organized for literary and charitable purposes.

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