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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1HB2334VetoedRelating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act in certain counties.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
#2SB813VetoedRelating to recovery of damages, attorney's fees, and costs related to frivolous regulatory actions by state agencies.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
#3HB2611EngrossedRelating to broker agreements for the sale of real property by school districts.
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2017-05-17
#4HB490PassedRelating to health benefit plan coverage of hearing aids and cochlear implants for certain individuals.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
#5HB367EngrossedRelating to donation and distribution of surplus food at public schools and grace period policies for public school students with insufficient balances on prepaid meal cards.
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2017-05-23
Not again placed on intent calendar
#6HB125IntroducedRelating to open-enrollment charter schools.
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2017-08-08
#7HB886PassedRelating to the powers and election dates of the Hemphill County Underground Water Conservation District.
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2017-05-28
Effective immediately
#8SB1261EnrolledRelating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 157; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.
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2017-06-09
Effective on 9/1/17
#9SB1631IntroducedRelating to the child safety zone applicable to a person released on parole or to mandatory supervision.
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2017-05-10
Not again placed on intent calendar
#10HCR32EngrossedDesignating the Bowie knife as the official State Knife of Texas.
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2017-05-18
No action taken in committee
#11HB3169EngrossedRelating to the operation and administration of the Texas Bullion Depository, to depository agents, to the appropriation of money from the fees, charges, penalties, and other amounts related to the depository and deposited to the general revenue fund...
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2017-05-18
#12SB1902IntroducedRelating to continued monitoring of certain public school campuses that have been assigned a campus intervention team.
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2017-03-23
#13SB39PassedRelating to estates and to guardianships, substitutes for guardianships, and durable powers of attorney for persons with disabilities or who are incapacitated.
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2017-06-09
Effective on 9/1/17
#14SB1979EngrossedRelating to liability for the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land if the use of the land changes as a result of a condemnation.
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2017-05-09
#15SB2081IntroducedRelating to information regarding the number of public school students receiving certain special education services.
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2017-03-28
#16HB2639PassedRelating to an alert for a missing senior citizen or person with Alzheimer's disease.
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2017-06-09
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#17HB572VetoedRelating to the disposal of pesticides.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
#18SB790VetoedRelating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
#19HB4007PassedRelating to the licensing and regulation of health-related occupations transferred to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
#20SB969PassedRelating to requiring certain public and private institutions of higher education to provide amnesty to students who report certain incidents, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, or stalking.
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2017-06-12
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#21SB102PassedRelating to general officers within the state military department.
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2017-06-01
Effective on 9/1/17
#22SCR1IntroducedCalling on Congress to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
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2017-05-12
Committee report sent to Calendars
#23HB2255IntroducedRelating to student eligibility for free high quality prekindergarten programs and state financial support for each school district that elects to provide a full-day prekindergarten program.
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2017-04-25
#24SB2131EngrossedRelating to efforts to facilitate the completion by students of undergraduate certificate and degree programs.
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2017-05-26
House appoints conferees-reported
#25HB3002IntroducedRelating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of part of the appraised value of the residence homestead of a partially disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of a partially disabled veteran based on the disability rating of the veteran.
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2017-05-11
Placed on General State Calendar
#26SB16PassedRelating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun.
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2017-05-26
Effective on 9/1/17
#27HB3578IntroducedRelating to the acceptable examination pass rate for nursing educational programs.
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2017-03-30
#28HR148PassedCommending Don Pettigrew on his work with the Medal of Honor Host City program.
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2017-08-16
Reported enrolled
#29SB872IntroducedRelating to reporting requirements by physicians and certain health care facilities regarding complications resulting from an abortion.
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2017-02-27
#30SB1003PassedRelating to the participation of deregulated telecommunications companies in the lifeline program.
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2017-05-18
Effective on 9/1/17
#31HB1359IntroducedRelating to monuments and memorials for Texas heroes and other persons and events of historical significance; creating criminal offenses.
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2017-05-11
Placed on General State Calendar
#32HB455PassedRelating to the authority of a property owner to participate by telephone conference call at a protest hearing by an appraisal review board.
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2017-05-23
Effective on 9/1/17
#33SB1152PassedRelating to excused absences from public school for the purpose of pursuing enlistment in a branch of the armed services of the United States or the Texas National Guard.
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2017-05-28
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#34HB195IntroducedRelating to coverage for diagnostic mammography under certain health benefit plans.
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2017-04-04
#35SB302PassedRelating to the continuation and functions of the state bar.
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2017-06-09
Effective on 9/1/17
#36HB247IntroducedRelating to pregnancy information on death certificates.
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2017-07-26
#37HJR52EngrossedProposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation a portion of the assessed value of certain real property used to provide housing to certain individuals with disabilities.
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2017-05-10
#38HB1270EngrossedRelating to excused absences from public school for the purpose of visiting a military recruitment center.
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2017-04-26
#39HB2275PassedRelating to the regulation of a service contract.
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2017-06-09
Effective on 9/1/17
#40SB1273IntroducedRelating to the procedures for an application for a writ of habeas corpus in certain felony cases where the state agrees to relief.
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2017-04-11
#41SB1433IntroducedRelating to requiring registration as a sex offender of certain defendants convicted of the offense of continuous trafficking of persons.
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2017-03-20
#42SB1866IntroducedRelating to the employment of certain individuals at a sexually oriented business.
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2017-03-23
#43SB2277EnrolledRelating to the creation of the Lakewood Municipal Utility District No. 3; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.
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2017-06-12
Effective on 9/1/17
#44SB17PassedRelating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.
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2017-08-16
Effective immediately
#45HJR17IntroducedProposing a constitutional amendment providing for an exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes of a dollar amount or a percentage, whichever is greater, of the market value of a residence homestead and providing for a reduction o...
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2017-07-25
#46HB1050IntroducedRelating to the abolition of ad valorem taxes.
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2017-03-06
#47HB1217PassedRelating to appointment of and performance of notarial acts by an online notary public and online acknowledgment and proof of written instruments; authorizing a fee and creating a criminal offense.
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2017-06-01
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#48HB2512IntroducedRelating to a study regarding the feasibility of creating a mechanism by which a governmental entity could acquire small parcels of real property in an area and convey them to a developer in order to ensure the property is developed in compliance wit...
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2017-04-19
#49HB3107PassedRelating to the production of public information under the public information law.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
#50HB3165PassedRelating to certain pretrial procedures in criminal cases.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
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