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TXHB996PassRelating to the collection of consumer debt by debt buyers.
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2019-06-14
Effective on 9/1/19
TXHB1941PassRelating to unconscionable prices charged by certain health care facilities for medical care.
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2019-06-14
Effective on 9/1/19
TXHB2041PassRelating to the regulation of freestanding emergency medical care facilities.
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2019-06-14
Effective on 9/1/19
TXSB1264PassRelating to consumer protections against certain medical and health care billing by certain out-of-network providers.
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2019-06-14
Effective on 9/1/19
TXHB1152PassRelating to the deceptive trade practice of charging exorbitant or excessive prices for necessities during a declared disaster.
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2019-06-10
Effective on 9/1/19
TXHB1442PassRelating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner, the licensing and registration of persons regulated by that state agency, and certain consumer financial transactions regulated by that state agency.
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2019-06-10
Effective on 9/1/19
TXHB2945PassRelating to payment card skimmers on motor fuel dispensers and to creating a payment fraud fusion center; imposing civil penalties; creating criminal offenses.
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2019-06-10
Effective on 9/1/19
TXSB1189PassRelating to certain deceptive advertising of legal services.
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2019-06-07
Effective on 9/1/19
TXSB2140PassRelating to the amount of civil penalties the attorney general may seek to recover under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act.
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2019-05-25
Effective on 9/1/19
TXHB1944PassRelating to extension of deadlines for claims and related settlement and dispute resolution under the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association Act.
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2019-05-23
Effective on 9/1/19
TXHB3988EngrossRelating to the filing fee for a complaint concerning the failure of a manufacturer, converter, or distributor to conform a motor vehicle to certain express warranties.
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2019-05-10
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXHB2732IntroRelating to prohibited reporting of information regarding debt incurred for nonemergency medical care.
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2019-05-09
Placed on General State Calendar
TXHB2374IntroRelating to prohibiting oral releases for automobile insurance claims.
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2019-05-03
Committee report sent to Calendars
TXHB1258IntroRelating to credit services organizations and extensions of consumer credit facilitated by credit services organizations; increasing a criminal penalty.
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2019-05-02
No action taken in committee
TXHB190IntroRelating to verification by a credit services organization of a consumer's ability to repay an extension of consumer credit.
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2019-04-25
To House Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee
TXSB1532EngrossRelating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities; authorizing fees.
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2019-04-23
To House Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee
TXSB866IntroRelating to unconscionable prices charged by certain health care facilities for medical care.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXSB1648IntroRelating to payment card skimmers on motor fuel dispensers; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXHB4444IntroRelating to consumer protections against surprise billing.
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2019-04-15
No action taken in committee
TXHB2251IntroRelating to certain deceptive advertising of legal services; imposing civil penalties.
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2019-04-10
To House Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee
TXHB3077IntroRelating to certain obligations of franchised dealers in connection with certain warranties for a new motor vehicle.
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2019-04-09
To House Licensing & Administrative Procedures Committee
TXHB3933IntroRelating to consumer protections against billing and limitations on information reported by consumer reporting agencies.
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2019-04-02
To House Insurance Committee
TXHB4518IntroRelating to the privacy of a consumer's personal information collected by certain businesses; imposing a civil penalty.
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2019-04-02
To House Business & Industry Committee
TXHB3645IntroRelating to the registration and regulation of brokers by the Public Utility Commission of Texas.
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2019-03-25
To House State Affairs Committee
TXHB4146IntroRelating to the regulation of certain short-term consumer loans; imposing an assessment and fees; requiring an occupational license; authorizing fees.
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2019-03-25
To House Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee
TXSB2032IntroRelating to payment card skimmers and the creation of a payment card fraud center; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.
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2019-03-21
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXSB1509IntroRelating to the adequacy and effectiveness of managed care plan networks.
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2019-03-14
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXSB1643IntroRelating to the deceptive trade practice of charging exorbitant or excessive prices for necessities during a declared disaster.
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2019-03-14
To Senate State Affairs Committee
TXSB1761IntroRelating to credit services organizations and extensions of consumer credit facilitated by credit services organizations; providing civil and administrative penalties.
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2019-03-14
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXHB3166IntroRelating to prohibiting a person from opening a line of credit in a minor's name without parental approval.
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2019-03-13
To House Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee
TXHB447IntroRelating to prohibiting certain telemarketing calls by a credit access business.
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2019-03-05
To House Business & Industry Committee
TXSB860IntroRelating to the creation of a regulatory sandbox program administered by the attorney general for certain financial products and services; authorizing a fee.
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2019-03-01
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXSB603IntroRelating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner and the licensing and registration of persons regulated by that state agency.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXHB242IntroRelating to credit services organizations and extensions of consumer credit facilitated by credit services organizations; increasing a criminal penalty.
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2019-02-19
To House Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee
TXHB193IntroRelating to contracts and other documents issued by credit access businesses.
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2019-02-13
To House Pensions, Investments & Financial Services Committee
TXSB110IntroRelating to fees paid to certain credit services organizations in connection with certain extensions of consumer credit.
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2019-02-01
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
TXSB186IntroRelating to the maximum permitted rate of interest, sum of fees, and other amounts due during a natural disaster declaration.
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2019-02-01
To Senate Business & Commerce Committee
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