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SB 17, 64th Regular Session
Relating to the prevention and cleanup of oil and hazardous substances discharged or spilled into the coastal waters of the state; providing the power, authority, and responsibility of the Texas Water Quality Board, the State Highway Department, and the governor, in cooperation with the federal and local governments and other state agencies and departments, to carry out the provisions of this Act; establishing the Texas Coastal Protection Fund; adding Subchapter K to chapter 21 of the Water Code; defining certain offenses and providing civil and criminal penalties.

Chamber Action Comments  Date 
S Filed   01/14/1975
S Read first time   01/14/1975
S Referred to Committee on Natural Resources   01/14/1975
S Considered by committee in public hearing   03/20/1975
S Referred to subcommittee   04/09/1975
S Considered by subcommittee in public hearing   04/15/1975
S Reported from subcommittee favorably substituted   04/15/1975
S Considered by committee in public hearing   04/16/1975
S Reported from committee favorably substituted   04/16/1975
S Rules suspended   04/25/1975
S Read second time   04/25/1975
S Amended   04/25/1975
S Passed to engrossment   04/25/1975
S Third reading   04/25/1975
S Passed   04/25/1975
S Sent to House   04/28/1975
H Received from the Senate   04/28/1975
H Read first time   04/28/1975
H Referred to Committee on Energy Resources   04/28/1975
H Rules suspended   05/05/1975
H Considered by committee in public hearing   05/14/1975
H Reported from committee favorably without amendments   05/14/1975
H Set as a special order   05/30/1975
H Read second time   05/30/1975
H Passed to third reading   05/30/1975
H Read third time   05/31/1975
H Passed   05/31/1975
S House passage reported   05/31/1975
S Signed   06/02/1975
H Signed   06/02/1975
S Sent to Governor   06/02/1975
S Signed by Governor   06/19/1975
S Effective immediately   06/19/1975

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