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Legislation authored by Craig Eiland

Includes legislation with Craig Eiland as the primary author for the 74th through 82nd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not available for the 82nd Legislature.

82nd Regular Session
HB 259 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an assessment on subscription video service providers.
HB 637 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain treatment by a physical therapist.
HB 757 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the sale and consumption in this state of raw oysters harvested from Texas waters.
HB 758 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health insurance policies.
HB 759 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the reporting by an owner of a facility used to store certain hydrocarbons to the chief appraiser of an appraisal district of information related to property stored in the facility.
HB 760 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from regulation as health spas for certain governmental hospitals and clinics.
HB 1357 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to coverage for certain towing and storage expenses under a motor vehicle insurance policy.
HB 1532 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the expiration of certain parts of the Texas Economic Development Act.
HB 1533 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to voter registration.
HB 1534 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to regulation of certain health care provider network contract arrangements.
HB 1535 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the participation of this state in the Surplus Lines Insurance Multi-State Compliance Compact.
HB 1536 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.
HB 1537 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the reporting of criminal offenses to prosecuting attorneys, to any failure by law enforcement agencies to properly consider those reports, and to allegations regarding a law enforcement officer's corruption or abuse of power.
HB 1838 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the repeal of franchise tax rates.
HB 2147 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain transactions related to life insurance and related products; providing penalties.
HB 2148 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to oyster shells and an oyster shell recovery and replacement program.
HB 2149 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to contracts between rural hospitals and certain insurers.
HB 2150 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to a supplemental payment for retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and the unfunded actuarial liabilities allowed under that system.
HB 2151 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to annual renewal of a Texas windstorm insurance policy.
HB 2152 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the method of payment of insurance benefits.
HB 2153 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a fee collected by the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority.
HB 2154 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to certain continuing education requirements for agents who sell annuities.
HB 2274 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring a municipality to pay for the expenses of an election contest for a person elected to the governing body of the municipality.
HB 2275 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to make recommendations to the commissioner of insurance regarding certain automobile insurance claims.
HB 2276 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to insurer restrictions regarding repair of a motor vehicle covered under an insurance policy.
HB 2277 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to life settlements and the sale, exchange, or replacement of life insurance and annuity contracts.
HB 2278 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the suitability of certain annuity transactions.
HB 2279 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the composition of the permanent advisory committee to advise the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding the implementation of the ad valorem tax exemption for pollution control property.
HB 2280 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the composition of the permanent advisory committee to advise the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding the implementation of the ad valorem tax exemption for pollution control property.
HB 2281 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to disclosures to life insurance policy owners.
HB 2696 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the application of the limit on appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem tax purposes to an improvement that is a replacement structure for a structure that was rendered uninhabitable or unusable by a casualty or by wind or water damage.
HB 2697 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to payment of out-of-network ambulatory surgery benefits by certain health benefit plans.
HB 2698 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to surplus lines insurance.
HB 2699 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the requirements for an insurance adjuster license.
HB 2700 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance.
HB 2701 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to sexual abuse and child molestation training and examination for employees of certain programs for minors held on campuses of institutions of higher education; providing penalties.
HB 3456 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the powers of a board of trustees of harbor and port facilities of certain municipalities.
HB 3457 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the selection of certain members of the board of directors of an appraisal district.
HB 3458 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the registration with the Texas Department of Insurance of certain contract examiners.
HB 3459 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the containment of costs incurred in the correctional health care system.
HB 3674 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the use of an unsworn declaration.
HB 3675 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to assessments and taxes on subscription video service providers.
HB 3745 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to the participation of certain retirees under the proportionate retirement program in the Texas Public School Employees Group Benefits Program.
HB 3821 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to temporary directors and the continuation in existence of the Bolivar Yacht Basin Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 of Galveston County.
HB 3824 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the board of directors of the Cedar Bayou Navigation District.
HB 3826 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the board of directors of the Cedar Bayou Navigation District.
HCR 38 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Received from the House
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Texas heroine Jane Herbert Wilkinson Long.
HCR 101 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Caption: Granting Mike Leach permission to sue Texas Tech University.
HCR 170 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3459.
HCR 171 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3459.
HR 434 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 16, 2011, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.
HR 518 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Polk Simpson.
HR 539 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Texas Physical Therapy Association.
HR 634 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring state district court judge Susan Criss of Galveston on the occasion of her 50th birthday.
HR 635 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating NuStar Energy on earning The Spirit of Caring Award from United Way Galveston County Mainland.
HR 971 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Elinor Steinhagen Burrus.
HR 972 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Marian Thomas for her work as executive director and CEO of Communities in Schools of Galveston County.
HR 1039 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Recognizing March 31, 2011, as Jack Johnson Day at the State Capitol.
HR 1178 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the reopening of the main terminal building at Scholes International Airport at Galveston.
HR 2738 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Commending the Honorable Warren D. Chisum for his many years of outstanding public service.
HR 2777 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Honorable Warren Chisum for his many years of outstanding public service.
81st Regular Session
HB 6 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to appropriations for damages and disruptions suffered by state agencies and institutions of higher education caused by natural disasters and to an appropriation for disaster relief generally.
HB 223 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to regulation of the secondary market in certain physician and health care provider discounts; providing administrative penalties.
HB 676 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for the child health plan.
HB 818 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to indemnification provisions in construction contracts.
HB 1283 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes on property in a disaster area.
HB 1284 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a court record preservation fund; imposing a fee.
HB 1285 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to persons authorized to administer an oath in this state.
HB 1286 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the issuance of Save Our Beaches specialty license plates.
HB 1287 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a requirement that the board of directors of an appraisal district develop a plan for reappraising property after a natural disaster.
HB 1288 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to property owner, contractor, and subcontractor liability for certain damages.
HB 1291 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to regulation of certain disaster remediation contractors; providing penalties.
HB 1292 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of a member of a reserve component of the United States armed forces who is serving on active duty during a war or national emergency.
HB 1293 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the sale and marketing of life insurance and annuities.
HB 1294 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to certain certifications, professional designations, and education requirements regarding the sale of life insurance and annuities.
HB 1811 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the standard of causation in claims involving mesothelioma caused by exposure to asbestos fibers.
HB 1856 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to requiring insurers to offer conversion of group policies.
HB 1857 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the sale of charitable gift annuities.
HB 1858 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to suspension of the unemployment compensation waiting period requirement during a disaster subject to a federal disaster declaration.
HB 1859 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the maturity dates of certain annuities.
HB 1860 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an additional filing fee for civil cases filed in certain courts.
HB 1861 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of the judiciary in the event of a disaster.
HB 2448 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reducing the amount paid to purchase attendance credits by certain school districts in disaster areas.
HB 2449 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to requirements for county mutual insurance companies.
HB 2450 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the administration of programs by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs in response to or in preparation for a natural disaster.
HB 2451 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to insurance premium finance agreements regulated by the Texas Department of Insurance.
HB 2452 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to size limitations for certain physical education classes in public schools.
HB 2453 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the availability and continuation of certain health benefit plan coverage.
HB 2454 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to a one-time supplemental annuity payment by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 2455 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services
Caption: Relating to a one-time supplemental annuity payment by the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
HB 2456 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to insurance agent qualifications to sell certain products or product lines.
HB 2457 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the duty of the General Land Office to clean, maintain, and clear debris from a public beach affected by a declared disaster.
HB 2458 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring insurers to offer conversion of group policies.
HB 2487 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment, funding, and operation of the Texas natural disaster catastrophe fund and the disaster preparedness and mitigation grant council.
HB 2539 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a disaster recovery insurance claims mediation program.
HB 2540 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment and operation of a disaster recovery insurance claims mediation program.
HB 2739 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain life settlement contracts; providing penalties.
HB 2749 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Caption: Relating to economic recovery grants for certain municipalities following public calamities.
HB 2750 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain market conduct activities of certain life, accident, and health insurers and health benefit plan issuers; providing civil liability and administrative and criminal penalties.
HB 2752 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to independent audits of insurer financial statements and insurer internal controls.
HB 2949 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the operation of condominium associations.
HB 2950 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the position of county elections administrator.
HB 2951 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to appropriations to certain public junior colleges affected by Hurricane Ike.
HB 2952 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to venue for the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses committed on the boundaries of two or more counties.
HB 3851 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of the governor or a political subdivision to suspend statutory or local deadlines during a disaster.
HB 3852 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain counties to implement a pilot program to provide certain health care services and to the funding of the program.
HB 3853 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 3854 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers of certain development corporations related to Hurricane Ike disaster relief and to the validation of certain governmental acts or proceedings of counties affected by Hurricane Ike.
HB 3855 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the reporting of information to the Texas Department of Insurance by certain insurance carriers.
HB 3856 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Caption: Relating to the state's current and future response to disasters and to preparations for disasters; making an appropriation for the purpose of providing disaster relief.
HB 4095 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the recovery from third parties by health benefit plan issuers.
HB 4096 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to certain contracts by certain governmental entities.
HB 4097 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to transfer of cases by the judicial panel on multidistrict litigation.
HB 4098 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to distributed solar generation of electric power.
HB 4099 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to authorizing payment to FSLA-exempt and FSLA-nonexempt state employees for unused compensatory time accrued during a disaster declared by the governor under Section 418.014, Government Code.
HB 4100 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Administration
Caption: Relating to fees for certain licenses issued by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
HB 4101 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to punishment for the offense of theft committed in certain evacuated or disaster areas.
HB 4102 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the disaster contingency fund and relief for school districts located in a disaster area.
HB 4489 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain contracts by certain governmental entities.
HB 4490 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to certain contracts by certain governmental entities.
HB 4491 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to a tax credit for eligible costs and expenses incurred during the rehabilitation of a historic structure located in a severely damaged or flooded census tract.
HB 4492 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to annuities registered under the Securities Act of 1933.
HB 4493 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to contracts awarded through competitive bidding by certain port and harbor facilities.
HB 4494 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to indigent health care costs related to a declared disaster.
HB 4593 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the marketing of shrimp and aquaculture products.
HB 4594 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to permits for the movement of oversize and overweight vehicles in a certain county.
HB 4595 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to responsibility and criminal penalties for certain violations committed by commercial oyster boat crews.
HB 4703 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 76; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.
HB 4735 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Coastal Water Authority; affecting the authority to issue bonds.
HB 4773 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the creation of Chambers County Improvement District No. 2; providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.
HB 4774 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Chambers County Improvement District No. 3; granting road powers; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.
HB 4830 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to an election to confirm the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 67.
HJR 64 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a political subdivision to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total assessed value of the residence homestead of a member of a reserve component of the United States armed forces who is serving on active duty during a war or national emergency.
HJR 125 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to ensure that this state receives the maximum federal funding available under the child health plan program.
HR 1 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending the constitutional order of business.
HR 220 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 31, 2009, as Jack Johnson Day at the State Capitol.
HR 256 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Shriners Hospitals for Children--Galveston for its outstanding service to children.
HR 335 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Judge Jimmy Sylvia on his selection as the 2008 Person of the Year by the West Chambers County Chamber of Commerce.
HR 336 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 11, 2009, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.
HR 1470 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Barbara Louise Stephen Davis of Galveston.
HR 1471 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Guy Cade Jackson III of Anahuac.
HR 1472 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Keaton Gibson Richter of Galveston on becoming an Eagle Scout.
HR 1760 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. Joan Richardson, Michael Megna, and Michael Shriner of The University of Texas Medical Branch for their efforts in developing the institution's preparedness plan for Hurricane Ike.
HR 1861 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend David L. Everson, Sr., on his 10th anniversary with First Union Baptist Church in Galveston.
HR 1862 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend N. D. Burkley, Sr., on his 15th pastoral anniversary with Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church in Galveston.
HR 1863 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Patricia Burns on receiving the 2009 Steel Oleander Award from the Galveston Historical Foundation.
HR 2031 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Betty Massey on her receipt of the Educational Leadership Award from the Galveston Independent School District Educational Foundation.
HR 2128 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Verna Trammel on being named a 2009 Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News.
HR 2129 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Fred M. Zaunbrecher on being named a 2009 Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News.
HR 2130 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 120th anniversary of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Galveston.
HR 2131 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Joe Compian on his selection as an Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News in 2009.
HR 2132 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Eleanor Grant on her selection as a 2009 Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News.
HR 2133 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Aurora Corona Solis on being named a 2009 Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News.
HR 2134 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Greg Valentine on his selection as a 2009 Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News.
HR 2312 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sergeant Omar Leonardo Mora of Texas City.
HR 2327 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Specialist Michael James Jaurigue of Texas City.
HR 2401 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Allison McMullen of Galveston on being named an Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News.
HR 2402 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Bill Beveridge of Galveston on being named an Unsung Hero by the Galveston County Daily News.
HR 2664 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Amy Lindley Herzog and Gregory James Herzog of Austin on the birth of their son, Nathan James Herzog.
HR 2963 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 4102.
80th Regular Session
HB 634 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health insurance policies.
HB 635 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the issuance of public securities.
HB 698 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the kinds of property insurance that may be offered by the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements (FAIR) Plan.
HB 817 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for and the administration of the child health plan program.
HB 839 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to regulation of the secondary market in certain physician and health care provider discounts; providing administrative penalties.
HB 1151 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the responsibility of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to provide health care services to certain residents.
HB 1152 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to enforcement of certain insurance provisions in and related to construction contracts.
HB 1153 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to indigent health care.
HB 1325 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to exempting sales of certain hurricane preparation supplies in certain counties from the sales tax for a limited period.
HB 1662 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade.
HB 1663 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to classifying oysters as an inherently unsafe product for personal consumption.
HB 1865 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 1913 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to assessment of a premium surcharge on renewal of certain insurance policies.
HB 1914 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to certain information reporting requirements regarding workers' compensation claims.
HB 2078 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to health care coverage for a child in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
HB 2079 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to examinations for certain applicants for a license to practice medicine.
HB 2191 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to unencumbered surplus or guaranty fund requirements for certain insurance companies.
HB 2192 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to venue in civil actions brought under the federal Employers' Liability Act or the Jones Act.
HB 2193 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the applicability to certain school districts of provisions related to the equalized wealth level and state aid for property tax reduction.
HB 2262 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to indemnification provisions in construction contracts.
HB 2263 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain judges.
HB 2264 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship, including proceedings for the establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support; providing a civil penalty.
HB 2544 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to increasing the minimum amount of the local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a taxing unit from $5,000 to $30,000.
HB 2758 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
Caption: Relating to venue for civil actions.
HB 2759 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to registration statements filed by an insurer that is a member of an insurance company holding system.
HB 2760 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the management and control of certain port improvements and facilities.
HB 2761 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to requirements governing suitability in certain annuity transactions with consumers.
HB 2762 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to adoption of requirements regarding the replacement of existing life insurance policies and certain annuities; imposing penalties.
HB 2763 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a state occupational health and safety plan; establishing a maintenance tax.
HB 2764 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to the regulation of installers of swimming pools and in-ground spas; providing penalties.
HB 2765 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to certain variable insurance contracts.
HB 2766 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the location at which certain courts may conduct proceedings following certain disasters.
HB 2767 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to an offense of operation of a golf cart by an unaccompanied person under 14 years of age on a public beach.
HB 2768 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prosecution or the offense of criminal nonsupport.
HB 2769 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the marking of oyster beds.
HB 2770 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to adoption of the Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act.
HB 2771 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to regulation and licensing of certain insurance agents.
HB 3265 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to dispute resolution and insurance policies or other coverage agreements.
HB 3266 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to fees for certain commercial licenses issued by the Parks and Wildlife Department.
HB 3267 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Civil Practices
Caption: Relating to venue for civil actions.
HB 3268 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the authority of voters of certain municipalities to extend or change the purposes of a sales and use tax for certain economic development corporations.
HB 3269 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the abolition of the Texas Residential Construction Commission.
HB 3270 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of anticipation notes or other obligations by issuers located along the Gulf Coast in the event of an emergency.
HB 3271 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the biennial hearing concerning title insurance and related information.
HB 3272 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment, funding, and operation of the natural disaster catastrophe fund.
HB 3839 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to premium tax credits for certain investments; providing an administrative penalty.
HB 3840 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to prohibition of certain insurer restrictions regarding repair of a motor vehicle covered under an insurance policy.
HB 3841 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to coverage for certain towing and storage expenses under a motor vehicle insurance policy.
HB 3967 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to establishing insurance eligibility requirements for property located in first tier coastal counties.
HB 3968 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to allowing insurer rate filings in coastal areas within a 12-month period following a storm to be presumed reasonable.
HB 3969 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to establishing a reinsurance program for residential property insurance in the first and second tier coastal counties.
HB 3980 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the navigation district powers and the confirmation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 67; providing authority to issue bonds.
HB 4010 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cade Ranch Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 of Galveston County; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 4053 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston Grand Beach Management District; providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.
HB 4070 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 65; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 4112 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Bolivar Yacht Basin Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 of Galveston County; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HCR 197 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Urging Congress to oppose the establishment of a federal insurance regulatory system.
HJR 86 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the minimum amount of the local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a political subdivision from $5,000 to $30,000.
HR 251 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Oliver Jenkins on his 100th birthday.
HR 368 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 13, 2007, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.
HR 488 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Joseph A. Raitano, Sr., of Santa Fe.
HR 489 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring James P. Elbert on his retirement as president of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association board of directors.
HR 490 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 31, 2007, as Jack Johnson Day at the State Capitol.
HR 916 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Oliver Jenkins of League City.
HR 917 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Major Vic Maceo on his retirement from the Galveston Beach Patrol.
HR 918 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Zachary Zbranek of Winnie for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 987 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the victims of the BP Texas City refinery explosion that occurred on March 23, 2005.
HR 1007 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Barbour's Chapel Baptist Church of Texas City on its 94th anniversary of its founding.
HR 1316 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend David L. Everson, Sr., on his eighth anniversary as pastor of First Union Baptist Church in Galveston.
HR 1317 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of the Reverend James Benjamin Thomas of Galveston.
HR 1356 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jim Ted Jolly of Galveston.
HR 1376 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Sharon Strain on her retirement as executive director of the Galveston Housing Authority.
HR 1403 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Galveston County Constable Charles D. "Skip" Gay of Santa Fe, Texas.
HR 1686 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Henry Peter Porretto, Jr., of Galveston.
HR 1687 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of William Edmund Cross of Bonham.
HR 1688 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mary L. Crowder of Texas City.
HR 2141 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of former State Representative Jean Edmond Hosey of La Grange.
HR 2415 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Specialist Eddie D. Tamez of Galveston.
HR 2416 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 21-28, 2007, as National Beach Safety Week in Galveston.
HR 2447 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Specialist Eddie Tamez of Galveston.
79th Regular Session
HB 949 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health insurance policies.
HB 978 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the quality assurance accreditation process for certain entities that offer health benefit plans.
HB 998 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to insurance market conduct surveillance; imposing sanctions.
HB 1044 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an optional procedure for the issuance of a permit by a certain county for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles.
HB 1117 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to studies or projects concerning coastal erosion that may be undertaken by the General Land Office in conjunction with qualified project partners.
HB 1118 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to operating a motor vehicle with a person riding in a boat or personal watercraft being drawn by the vehicle; creating an offense.
HB 1217 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to enforcement of certain insurance provisions in construction contracts.
HB 1348 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to political contributions and expenditures; providing civil and criminal penalties.
HB 1474 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain information contained in records about members, retirees, annuitants, or beneficiaries of the Texas County and District Retirement System.
HB 1475 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to repealing certain authority regarding taxation and financing by the Chambers County Public Hospital District No. 1.
HB 1638 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to creation and operation of a pilot program under which benefits for a compensable injury sustained by an employee are provided through a qualified accident and health insurance policy and endorsements to that policy.
HB 1639 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade.
HB 1640 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Land & Resource Management
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of the law governing access to public beaches; imposing a surcharge on certain insurance premiums.
HB 1891 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to certain insurers subject to the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 1892 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to excluding certain challenge courses from regulation as amusement rides.
HB 1893 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing a consumer credit reporting agency to provide certain information if the information is needed to avoid a violation of federal law.
HB 1894 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the definition of a primary job with respect to a project that may be undertaken by a development corporation.
HB 1895 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of an associate judge appointed by a court with family law jurisdiction.
HB 2561 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the rule against perpetuities to trusts.
HB 2562 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
Caption: Relating to the creation of an oyster license management program.
HB 2563 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operations and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program.
HB 2564 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to reinsurance for insurance written by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 2565 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to rebates regarding certain insurance coverage.
HB 2566 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the Texas Emergency Services Retirement System; providing an administrative penalty.
HB 2567 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to requiring public retirement systems periodically to submit an asset and liability study to the Pension Review Board.
HB 2568 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to certain retired school employees and the powers and duties of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 2569 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the office of district attorney for the 253rd Judicial District and to the creation of the office of district attorney for the 344th Judicial District.
HB 2570 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the delivery of prescription drugs by mail order.
HB 2571 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to requirements for disclosing a consumer's personal information.
HB 2613 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the adoption of the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact.
HB 2614 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to Lloyd's plans and reciprocal and interinsurance exchanges.
HB 2615 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the distinction between surplus lines insurance and unauthorized insurance.
HB 2616 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 2617 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to systems and programs administered by the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
HB 2618 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to county expenditures for certain health care services.
HB 2620 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Caption: Relating to the recognition of an informal marriage.
HB 2621 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the power of certain coastal municipalities to impose assessments to pay for improvement projects, services, or special events.
HB 2941 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to compensation of insurance agents.
HB 2942 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/29/05
Caption: Relating to license fees for commercial fish dealers and shrimp boats.
HB 2943 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to including pension and other postemployment benefits in the computation of rates for electric utilities.
HB 2944 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to prohibiting rebates regarding certain insurance coverage.
HB 2945 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the predicted retirement of and participation in the optional retirement program by certain employees of institutions of higher education.
HB 2946 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to efforts by coastal counties to mitigate coastal erosion and improve public access to public beaches; authorizing the issuance of bonds by coastal counties.
HB 2947 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the compensation of insurance agents.
HB 3125 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a retired employee's eligibility for participation in the optional retirement program and the regulation of investment advisors in that program.
HB 3126 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the regulation of investment advisors in the optional retirement program.
HB 3127 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the split payment of ad valorem taxes on residential homesteads.
HB 3128 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to funding of coastal erosion response activities and the coastal management program; imposing a fee.
HB 3355 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to provider duty for ocular postoperative care.
HB 3499 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 53; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 3500 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 63; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 3501 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 61; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 3503 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to road utility district and navigation district powers of Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 52, including the authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.
HB 3504 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 54; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 3505 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 60; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 3506 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 62; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 3507 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 64; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 3577 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 67; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
HCR 59 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Opposing the State Modernization and Regulatory Transparency (SMART) Act and any similar federal legislation that would interfere with the ability of state governments to regulate the business of insurance.
HCR 78 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
Caption: Designating the Yaga's Children's Fund World Championship Wild Game and BBQ Cook-off as the Official Wild Game Cook-off of Texas.
HCR 117 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating Elissa the official tall ship of Texas.
HCR 186 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools.
HJR 75 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the legislature to authorize the creation of perpetual trusts.
HJR 94 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize this state to license persons to conduct certain electronic gaming on cruise vessels departing from or returning to a dock in this state.
HR 359 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 15, 2005, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.
HR 695 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Captain Grady Burke of Texas City.
HR 834 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems (TEXPERS) on the occasion of its 16th annual conference, March 19-25, 2005.
HR 835 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 31, 2005, as Jack A. Johnson Day.
HR 1628 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools.
HR 1629 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 12, 2005, as the Texas Retired Teachers Association "Texas Retired School Personnel Day."
HR 2066 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Private First Class Wesley Robert Riggs of Beach City.
HR 2080 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Private First Class Wesley Robert Riggs of Beach City.
79th 1st Called Session
HCR 11 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Tuesday, June 21, 2005, and ending on Monday, June 27, 2005.
79th 2nd Called Session
HB 36 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program.
79th 3rd Called Session
HB 73 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to public financing of the public education employee retirement system and certain retirement benefits; making an appropriation.
HB 107 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Pensions and Investments
Caption: Relating to public financing of retirement of state employees and officers; making an appropriation.
HB 143 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 156 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the separation of certain facilities for juries deliberating in criminal trials.
HB 157 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the separation of certain facilities for juries deliberating in criminal trials.
HB 158 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the separation of certain facilities for juries deliberating in criminal trials.
HB 169 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Pensions and Investments
Caption: Relating to certain investment products made available to certain public school employees.
HR 312 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Izola Collins of Galveston on her receipt of the 2006 Steel Oleander Award.
HR 488 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Carter Randall Ware of Galveston on becoming an Eagle Scout.
HR 489 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 10th Annual World Championship Wild Game and BBQ Cook-off being held in Galveston on May 12 and 13, 2006.
HR 490 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Lane Tiernan Ware of Galveston on becoming an Eagle Scout.
HR 657 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the contributions of the Seaborne ChalleNGe Corps.
78th Regular Session
HB 231 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to structures that constitute insurable property under the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 232 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to public school finance.
HB 475 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the availability of a legislative continuance in a judicial matter.
HB 524 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the use of the Galveston-Port Bolivar ferry operated by the Texas Department of Transportation.
HB 720 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation and prompt payment of health care providers under certain health benefit plans; providing penalties.
HB 836 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to immunity from liability for public school teachers.
HB 917 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of counties and municipalities to incur debt to participate in erosion response projects undertaken by the General Land Office.
HB 918 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain counties to implement a pilot program to provide certain indigent health care services and to the funding of the program.
HB 919 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the review and approval of drainage reports by certain special districts.
HB 920 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of credit scoring in certain personal lines of insurance.
HB 921 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to limitations on insurance coverage through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association for certain loss or damage.
HB 922 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to financial responsibility requirements for certain persons licensed or permitted under the Alcoholic Beverage Code.
HB 923 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
Caption: Relating to special license plates to aid the recovery, rehabilitation, and release of stranded marine mammals.
HB 924 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to extending the boundaries of the Galveston County Navigation District No. 1.
HB 925 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the rollback tax rate for certain taxing units.
HB 926 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
Caption: Relating to special license plates benefiting the State of Texas Anniversary Remembrance (STAR) Day Foundation.
HB 927 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the selection of appraisal review board members.
HB 928 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to the authorized investments and transactions of certain stipulated premium insurance companies.
HB 1453 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the time for filing a report of the annual audit of school district dropout records.
HB 1454 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to powers of a property owners' association relating to restrictive covenants in certain subdivisions.
HB 1455 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Land and Resource Management
Caption: Relating to the landward boundary of the public beach when natural dune vegetation is planted and becomes established at a beach renourishment project.
HB 1456 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the share of the cost of a coastal erosion study or project required to be paid by a qualified project partner under an agreement with the commissioner of the General Land Office.
HB 1457 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the applicability and enforcement of the law governing access to public beaches.
HB 1458 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to criminal obstruction of or retaliation against an honorably retired peace officer.
HB 1459 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
Caption: Relating to hotel taxes in certain municipalities with a population of less than 5,000.
HB 1460 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the appraisal of real property for ad valorem tax purposes.
HB 1461 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory paternity testing before a court may render an order for child support.
HB 1462 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to rate changes for insurance coverage written through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
HB 1463 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to underwriting and rating guidelines for medical professional liability insurance.
HB 1561 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to nonforfeiture amounts of certain annuities.
HB 2780 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offices of district attorney for the 75th and 344th judicial districts and the abolition of the office of district attorney for the 253rd Judicial District.
HB 2781 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to efforts by coastal counties to mitigate coastal erosion and improve public access to public beaches; authorizing the issuance of bonds by coastal counties.
HB 2782 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plan coverage policies.
HB 2783 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the withdrawal of an insurance company from a particular line of insurance.
HB 2784 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to allowing rural fire prevention districts to impose a sales and use tax.
HB 2785 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to s/c on Agriculture
Caption: Relating to the promotion and marketing of the shrimp industry of this state, the funding of those activities, and certain health and safety requirements for shrimp for human consumption.
HB 2786 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an extension of a strategic partnership agreement between a special purpose district and certain municipalities.
HB 2787 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to Self-Insurance Trusts.
HB 2788 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to certain third-party claims against an employer by an injured employee.
HB 3247 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to causeways, bridges, tunnels, turnpikes, and highways in certain counties bordering the Gulf of Mexico and in adjacent counties.
HB 3319 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to flame effects and pyrotechnics before an assembly.
HB 3320 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to pharmacy benefit managers.
HB 3321 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to finance biomedical research facilities and exempting the facilities financed by the bonds from prior approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
HB 3399 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to an increase in sales tax to fund Health and Human Services.
HCR 1 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Memorializing the California governor, legislature, and health agency to repeal emergency regulations that restrict the sale in California of raw oysters from Texas and four other Gulf Coast states.
HCR 96 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating April 1, 2003, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.
HCR 103 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Memorializing the United States government to improve the enforcement of food import restrictions on seafood imports.
HR 763 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Galveston Police Department for participating in the search for and recovery of debris from the space shuttle Columbia.
HR 764 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Galveston County Sheriff's Office Marine Unit for participating in the search for and recovery of debris from the space shuttle Columbia.
HR 1269 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of George Wilmot Karp of Galveston.
HR 1351 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing National Beach Safety Week in Galveston.
HR 1868 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 463.
HR 1878 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Connie Mabin of the Associated Press for her work as a member of the Capitol Press Corps.
78th 1st Called Session
HB 46 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to the personal needs allowance for nursing home residents under the Medicaid program.
78th 2nd Called Session
HR 106 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of John Mark Belton of Galveston.
77th Regular Session
HB 978 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the appeal of certain orders, judgments, and decrees.
HB 979 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to models used in conjunction with a hearing before the Texas Department of Insurance relating to windstorm insurance.
HB 980 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to workers' compensation lifetime income benefits for certain compensable injuries.
HB 1160 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to establishing a duty of care for an attorney who prepares a will.
HB 1161 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the administration of the Business Enterprises Program trust fund.
HB 1162 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the development of Texas Windstorm Insurance Association insurance rates.
HB 1163 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain insurance agents and to the consolidation of insurance agent licenses; providing penalties.
HB 1164 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to credit in the Texas County and District Retirement System for certain service as a peace officer.
HB 1170 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from the sales and use tax for taxable items used in the performance of a space flight contract.
HB 1255 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to creating the State of Texas Anniversary Remembrance Day Medal.
HB 1342 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a specialty insurance agent license for persons who sell certain telecommunications equipment.
HB 1343 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a specialty insurance agent license for certain persons who rent real property for residential use.
HB 1620 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to liability insurance for certain persons licensed or permitted under the Alcoholic Beverage Code.
HB 1719 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain persons and entities from banning the use of recording devices during the delivery of a child.
HB 1862 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the regulation and prompt payment of health care providers under certain health benefit plans; providing penalties.
HB 1966 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to an exemption from form and rate filing requirements for commercial motor vehicle insurance and certain insurance policies issued to large risks.
HB 2064 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an application for a memorial designation for a law enforcement officer who died in the line of duty.
HB 2065 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain settlement money awarded to the state to appropriation accounts at the direction of the attorney general with the prior approval of the Legislative Budget Board.
HB 2066 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to compensation for services rendered at a polling place by election officers in a primary election.
HB 2082 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to county expenditures for certain health care services.
HB 2100 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Postponed
Caption: Relating to a specialty insurance agent license for certain persons who sell contracts regulated by the Texas Department of Banking for prepaid funeral benefits.
HB 2101 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to imposing a requirement that certain insurance agents obtain limited personal lines license.
HB 2102 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the determination of premium rates for certain lines of insurance.
HB 2364 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to sale of wine by the holder of a winery permit.
HB 2537 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the recovery of exemplary damages by the surviving spouse or heirs of the body of a deceased employee.
HB 2555 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the privacy of certain information provided by consumers to insurers and other related entities; providing penalties.
HB 2793 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the share of the cost of a coastal erosion response study or project required to be paid by a qualified project partner under an agreement with the commissioner of the General Land Office.
HB 2794 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the placement of dredged material on beaches adjacent to navigation inlets and channels.
HB 2795 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the optional fee for child safety imposed by certain counties.
HB 2906 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the imposition of an additional fee on nursing and convalescent homes for the purpose of allowing the state to increase reimbursement rates to the homes under the state Medicaid program and to qualify for more federal Medicaid funds.
HB 2916 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the regulation of pull-tab or instant bingo.
HB 3474 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston Seawall Conservation District; providing the authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.
HB 3475 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the West Galveston Island Conservation District; providing the authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.
HB 3476 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to admissibility of nursing facility survey and license documents.
HB 3477 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to venue for certain actions under the insurance laws of this state.
HB 3478 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the income method of appraisal for property purposes.
HB 3479 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the applicability of provisions governing the powers of property owner's associations concerning restrictive covenants in certain subdivisions.
HB 3480 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to special license plates to aid the recovery, rehabilitation, and release of stranded marine mammals.
HB 3481 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to counties authorized to create coastal county conservation districts.
HB 3592 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the imposition of an additional fee on home and community support services agencies for the purpose of allowing the state to increase reimbursement rates to the agencies under the state Medicaid program and to qualify for more federal Medicaid funds.
HB 3593 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to rates paid to certain providers of health care and to making appropriations for such payments from the economic stabilization fund.
HB 3698 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/01
Caption: Relating to the powers and authority and the board of directors of the Clear Creek Drainage District of Galveston County.
HCR 144 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring State Representative Kyle Janek and his wife, Shannon Janek, on the birth of their son, William Walker Janek.
HCR 177 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating March 2001 as Dolphin Awareness Month and commending the work of the Texas Marine Mammal Stranding Network.
HCR 298 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
Caption: Designating May 21-28, 2001, as Beach and Water Safety Week in Texas.
HJR 89 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Tabled in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing a county to construct, maintain, or improve in the county any street, road, or highway of a city, town, or village.
HR 340 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Reverend L. J. Kimble and the members of the New Macedonia Baptist Church in Hitchcock as they dedicate their new church building.
HR 341 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of the Reverend Dr. Zephaniah Phillips of La Marque.
HR 342 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring William Ward Hooser Sullivan of Galveston for his many accomplishments.
HR 711 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 31, 2001, as Jack A. Johnson Day in Texas.
HR 1398 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1862.
HR 1403 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1839.
76th Regular Session
HB 739 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to workers' compensation lifetime income benefits for certain compensable injuries.
HB 740 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of theft of a motor vehicle.
HB 741 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle.
HB 742 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of using, carrying, or exhibiting a firearm during the commission of certain felonies and to the sentencing of a defendant convicted of the offense.
HB 743 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the exclusion of a witness who is a peace officer in charge of the investigation of the criminal charges filed in a case from hearing the testimony of other witnesses in the case.
HB 744 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to revolving credit accounts.
HB 745 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain persons from the requirement to be licensed as an engineer.
HB 834 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 1/1/00
Caption: Relating to the qualifications of a member of the board of directors of an appraisal district.
HB 974 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to creating a recognition day on February 19 in honor of Texas joining the Union.
HB 1089 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to fraternal benefit societies.
HB 1190 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of certain state services and facilities by members of the legislature.
HB 1213 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the administration of the justice courts in certain counties.
HB 1230 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to adjustments to the property tax values of certain school districts for purposes of funding under the Foundation School Program.
HB 1800 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the transfer by the General Land Office to the City of Texas City the state's interest in certain real property.
HB 1801 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the use tax on items acquired outside Texas for use in Texas or for attachment to other property for use in Texas.
HB 1802 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to an affirmative defense to certain gambling offenses committed on an ocean-going vessel.
HB 2251 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the reduction of certain windstorm insurance rates.
HB 2252 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to commercial windstorm insurance rates.
HB 2253 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the operation of the catastrophe reserve trust fund.
HB 2254 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to models used in conjunction with a hearing before the Texas Department of Insurance relating to windstorm insurance.
HB 2581 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to s/c on Tech & Business by Pres.
Caption: Relating to the appeal of certain orders, judgments, and decrees.
HB 2582 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to the liability of attorneys who breach a duty of care in drafting a will.
HB 2583 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the taxation of windstorm protection devices.
HB 2584 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to credit in the Texas County and District Retirement System for certain service as a peace officer.
HB 2787 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
Caption: Relating to the consideration of the location of a bidder's principal place of business in the award of contracts by certain local governments.
HB 2788 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Financial Institutions
Caption: Relating to retail charge agreements
HB 2789 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the licensing of certain persons who provide services related to the business of insurance.
HB 2790 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain insurance agents and to the consolidation of insurance agent licenses; providing penalties.
HB 2791 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to cancellation of agency contracts by fire and casualty insurance companies.
HB 3359 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the benchmark rating system for certain lines of insurance.
HB 3360 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Galveston County.
HB 3361 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the control of health insurance fraud; providing administrative penalties.
HB 3736 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the applicability of procedures governing restrictive covenants in certain residential subdivisions.
HB 3737 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Port Regionalization and Megaport Advisory Committee.
HB 3738 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to counties authorized to create coastal county conservation districts.
HCR 38 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Walter G. Hall, Sr., on being named Galveston County's 1998 Citizen of the Year.
HCR 59 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Memorializing congress to pass the Conservation and Reinvestment Act of 1999.
HCR 138 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Friendswood High School Academic Decathlon team on winning the Texas Academic Decathlon.
HCR 238 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Welcoming United States senator John Glenn to the State Capitol.
HCR 248 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Received from the House
Caption: Granting J. Keith Rose permission to sue the state and The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.
HCR 285 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Betty Hardin on the occasion of her retirement.
HR 53 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Lieutenant William Edward Bird, Jr., for his outstanding service to Galveston County and the City of La Marque.
HR 68 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Dr. Don W. Micks.
HR 69 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of the Honorable Hugh Gibson.
HR 93 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the 40th wedding anniversary of Tom and Betty Hardin.
HR 128 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dave and Nichi Dunphy on their 25th wedding anniversary.
HR 417 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mark Kilroy and commending the work of the Mark Kilroy Foundation.
HR 531 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting Professor Janice C. May and the students in her American State Legislatures class permission to use the house floor on April 18, 1999.
HR 671 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Raymond Campbell for his 54 years of outstanding service with Gaido's restaurant in Galveston.
HR 761 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Daniel B. Kulvicki for his efforts in promoting S.T.A.R. Day.
HR 783 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Umon Goff.
HR 1017 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Thelma J. White on receiving a Distinguished Alumnus Award from The University of Texas at Austin.
HR 1314 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. 957.
75th Regular Session
HB 448 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Subcommittee meeting cancelled
Caption: Relating to a child's property damage to a hotel.
HB 449 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the control of and disabling of gambling devices, equipment, or paraphernalia while an ocean-going vessel is in the territorial waters of this state.
HB 450 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to residency requirements for municipal employees.
HB 451 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the use of certain state services and facilities by members of the legislature.
HB 452 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to registration and renewal fees paid by certain registered professional engineers.
HB 453 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a report of a financial institution's deposits and loans.
HB 581 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the correction of an ad valorem tax appraisal roll.
HB 650 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the qualifications of a member of the board of directors of an appraisal district.
HB 668 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the requirement that deliberations relating to collective bargaining between certain public employers and certain employee associations be open to the public.
HB 725 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to the summoning and payment of witnesses in certain civil suits.
HB 1277 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain open-end credit agreements.
HB 1326 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to licensing requirements for certain insurance agents.
HB 1424 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a municipal sales and use tax and hotel occupancy tax in areas to be annexed by certain municipalities.
HB 1564 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring certain special districts to select a depository and follow a competitive bidding process.
HB 1691 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to enforcement of the Texas Fair Housing Act.
HB 1692 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the operation of publicly owned and operated harbor and port facilities located in certain municipalities.
HB 1770 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the sale of advertising space on a ferry operated or controlled by the Texas Department of Transportation.
HB 1853 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to coverage provided under certain policies issued through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association.
HB 1854 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creating a recognition day on February 19 in honor of Texas' joining the Union.
HB 1855 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to sales tax exemption for items used in manufacturing tangible personal property for ultimate sale.
HB 2092 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to advertisements for certain health benefit plans.
HB 3030 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the delivery of certain property presumed abandoned to the castastrophe reserve trust fund established under Art. 21. 49 of the Insurance Code.
HB 3031 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/97
Caption: Relating to the authority of the commissioner of insurance to approve higher deductibles on coverage provided under certain policies issued through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association.
HB 3032 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to receiverships and guaranty associations.
HB 3033 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to indemnity provisions in certain mineral agreements.
HB 3223 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to rate filings for certain lines of insurance.
HB 3224 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the dissolution of a beach park board of trustees.
HB 3383 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas catastrophe property insurance pool.
HB 3384 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to a preference given to bidders who hire recipients of financial assistance and services.
HB 3471 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the administration of oil overcharge funds.
HB 3586 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the election of the board of supervisors of the Clear Creek Drainage District of Galveston County.
HCR 27 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the La Marque Cougars.
HCR 45 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Edna Seinsheimer Levin.
HCR 213 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Friendswood High School Academic Decathlon team.
HCR 292 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections in H.B. 1855.
HR 1193 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Edward R. "Tim" Thompson, Jr.
74th Regular Session
HB 1170 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to registration and renewal fees paid by certain registered professional engineers.
HB 1171 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring counties to accept ownership of conveyed property in certain circumstances.
HB 1172 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the right of a patient or the patient's representative to a copy of the patient's medical records and to the charge for providing the copy.
HB 1173 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the application of certain weapons offenses to certain peace officers.
HB 1528 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Caption: Relating to the waiver of exclusive jurisdiction by juvenile courts for certain delinquent children and the mandatory transfer of the jurisdiction for those children to the criminal courts.
HB 1529 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to examination requirements for certain reappointed police officers.
HB 1530 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to certain business practices used in the collection of copyright royalties, providing penalties.
HB 1773 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain school districts to establish an ad valorem tax rate that exceeds the rate limitation imposed on school districts.
HB 2060 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to allocation and use of state and municipal hotel occupancy taxes.
HB 2061 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the qualifications for jury service.
HB 2429 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the control of and disabling of gambling devices, equipment, or paraphernalia while an ocean-going vessel is in the territorial waters of this state.
HB 2593 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/95
Caption: Relating to rates for commercial windstorm and hail insurance coverage through the Texas Catastrophe Property Insurance Association.
HCR 209 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the Lone Star Flight Museum of Galveston the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame.
HJR 67 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the requirements for persons serving in certain judicial offices.
HR 124 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the birth of Cole Alexander Guidroz.
HR 133 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Walter Hallam for his service as pastor of Abundant Life Christian Center.
HR 357 Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Galveston College Whitecaps on winning the 1994 NJCAA Division I baseball championship.
HR 435 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Friendswood High School academic decathlon team.
HR 532 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Friendswood High School academic decathlon team.
HR 1196 Author: Eiland, Craig
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Grant Teaff for his outstanding career as a coach.