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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1HB1810PassedRelating to the creation of the offense of possession or promotion of lewd visual material depicting a child.
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2017-06-01
Effective on 9/1/17
#2HB73IntroducedRelating to a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving possession of small amounts of controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia for defendants seeking assistance for a suspected overdose.
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2017-04-26
Committee report sent to Calendars
#3SB1070PassedRelating to authorized reinsurance and financial statement credit and accounting for reinsurance.
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2017-06-09
Effective on 9/1/17
#4SB277PassedRelating to the eligibility of certain property for certain ad valorem tax incentives relating to wind-powered energy devices.
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2017-06-08
Effective on 9/1/17
#5SB1088EngrossedRelating to the regulation of cosmetology.
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2017-05-24
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
#6SB1087EngrossedRelating to the regulation of the hours of instruction for cosmetology licensing.
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2017-05-05
#7SB28PassedRelating to the financing of ports in the state.
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2017-05-26
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#8SB227PassedRelating to certain substances listed in Penalty Group 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
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2017-06-01
Effective on 9/1/17
#9SB1849PassedRelating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, to the confinement, conviction, or release of those individuals, and to grants supporting populations that are ...
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2017-06-15
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#10HB32EngrossedRelating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system; authorizing fees.
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2017-08-14
Postponed
#11SR782PassedIn memory of Marjory Kent Vickery.
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2017-05-15
Reported enrolled
#12HB3275PassedRelating to the monitoring of major information resources projects by the Department of Information Resources.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 1/1/18
#13HB26IntroducedRelating to the establishment of the Texas Board of Behavior Analyst Examiners and the requirement to obtain a license to practice as a behavior analyst or assistant behavior analyst; imposing fees; providing an administrative penalty; providing a ci...
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2017-02-16
#14HB3771EngrossedRelating to the definition of abortion.
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2017-05-24
Placed on intent calendar
#15SB1767PassedRelating to hearings and protests before appraisal review boards involving ad valorem tax determinations.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 1/1/18
#16HB81IntroducedRelating to the civil and criminal penalties for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia; creating a criminal offense.
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2017-05-11
Placed on General State Calendar
#17HB490PassedRelating 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
#18HB9PassedRelating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses.
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2017-06-12
Effective on 9/1/17
#19HB2408IntroducedRelating to cosmetology licensing and sanitation requirements.
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2017-04-17
#20HB1508PassedRelating to notice to applicants to and enrollees in certain educational programs regarding the consequences of a criminal conviction on eligibility for an occupational license.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
#21HR4PassedAdopting the rules of the House for the 85th Legislature.
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2017-01-11
Reported enrolled
#22SB11PassedRelating to general procedures and requirements for certain do-not-resuscitate orders; creating a criminal offense.
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2017-08-16
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#23SB584PassedRelating to guidelines for prescribing opioid antagonists.
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2017-06-01
Effective on 9/1/17
#24SB1882PassedRelating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus.
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2017-06-15
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#25HB281PassedRelating to establishing a statewide electronic tracking system for evidence of a sex offense.
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
#26SB873PassedRelating to the authority and liability of owners and managers of apartment houses, manufactured home rental communities, condominiums, and multiple use facilities in charging tenants for submetered and nonsubmetered master metered water and wastewat...
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2017-06-01
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#27HB3451EngrossedRelating to the study and approval of lethal pesticides for feral hog control.
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2017-05-08
#28SB654PassedRelating to the participation of an advanced practice registered nurse as a primary care or network provider for certain governmental and other health benefit plans.
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2017-05-29
Effective on 9/1/17
#29HB1415IntroducedRelating to the licensing and authority of advanced practice registered nurses.
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2017-04-25
#30HB62PassedRelating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties.
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2017-06-06
Effective on 9/1/17
#31HB602IntroducedRelating to the requirements for a driver education course.
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2017-03-29
#32HB505PassedRelating to restrictions on lobbyist expenditures from certain political contributions.
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2017-06-01
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#33HB2120IntroducedRelating to good conduct time earned by certain inmates and the consideration of release on parole for those inmates.
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2017-03-23
#34HB298VetoedRelating to a parent's right to view the body of a deceased child before an autopsy is performed.
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2017-06-15
Vetoed by the Governor
#35HB1087IntroducedRelating to the creation of the offense of bestiality.
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2017-05-05
Committee report sent to Calendars
#36HB276IntroducedRelating to the number of license plates to be issued for and displayed on certain motor vehicles.
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2017-02-13
#37HB648IntroducedRelating to the effect of certain agreements with a collective bargaining organization on certain state-funded public work contracts.
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2017-04-17
Committee report sent to Calendars
#38HB677IntroducedRelating to the sealing of records of certain juveniles placed on determinate sentence probation.
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2017-04-12
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
#39HB676IntroducedRelating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
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2017-02-27
#40HB2858IntroducedRelating to human trafficking signs at abortion facilities and offenses associated with human trafficking and forced abortion; increasing criminal penalties.
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2017-05-09
Placed on General State Calendar
#41SB1566PassedRelating to certain powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district and the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school and to abolishing certain county boards of education, boards of county school trustees, and o...
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2017-06-15
Effective on 9/1/17
#42HR21PassedIn memory of Rudy A. Tejeda Jr. of Tahoka.
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2017-08-16
Reported enrolled
#43HB239PassedRelating to a report regarding the confinement of pregnant inmates by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
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2017-05-29
Effective on 9/1/17
#44SB288IntroducedRelating to the operation and movement of motorcycles on certain highways during periods of traffic congestion.
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2017-01-30
#45HB674PassedRelating to the suspension of a student enrolled in a grade level below grade three from public school and to a positive behavior program for public schools.
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2017-06-12
Effective immediately
#46HB22PassedRelating to public school accountability.
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2017-06-15
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#47HB434IntroducedRelating to eliminating the wrongful birth cause of action.
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2017-05-11
Placed on General State Calendar
#48HB2047IntroducedRelating to the detachment and annexation of school district territory by agreement.
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2017-04-25
#49SB968PassedRelating to a sexual assault policy at certain public and private institutions of higher education and to requiring those institutions to provide students and employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the institution.
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2017-06-12
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#50HB2445EnrolledRelating to the imposition of hotel occupancy taxes by and the collection and use of certain tax revenue in certain municipalities and counties, including the authority of certain municipalities to pledge certain tax revenue for the payment of obliga...
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2017-06-15
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