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85th Regular Session (2017) – Governor Greg Abbott

Bill Caption Document HRO
HB 61 Relating to consideration under the public school accountability system of performance on assessment instruments by certain students formerly receiving special education services and to the placement and use of video cameras in certain self-contained classrooms or other settings providing special education services.   Veto Analysis
HB 298 Relating to a parent's right to view the body of a deceased child before an autopsy is performed.   Veto Analysis
HB 462 Relating to the provision of notice of proposed rules by state agencies.   Veto Analysis
HB 572 Relating to the disposal of pesticides.   Veto Analysis
HB 961 Relating to the election of junior college district trustees.   Veto Analysis
HB 1166 Relating to liability of certain electric utilities that allow certain uses of land that the electric utility owns, occupies, or leases.   Veto Analysis
HB 1284 Relating to the licensing and regulation of a journeyman lineman.   Veto Analysis
HB 1342 Relating to child sexual abuse prevention training for public school students.   Veto Analysis
HB 1406 Relating to the authority of the asset management division of the General Land Office to sell real property to a federally recognized Indian tribe.   Veto Analysis
HB 1426 Relating to the issuance of a certificate of relief from collateral consequences to certain persons placed on community supervision, including deferred adjudication community supervision, for certain criminal offenses.   Veto Analysis
HB 1433 Relating to the statute of limitations applicable to the collection of a contribution, a penalty, or interest under the Texas Unemployment Compensation Act.   Veto Analysis
HB 1500 Relating to the public school accountability system.   Veto Analysis
HB 1586 Relating to the services that require a structural pest control license; changing the applicability of an occupational license.   Veto Analysis
HB 1764 Relating to the operation of metropolitan rapid transit authorities.   Veto Analysis
HB 1859 Relating to certain rental-purchase agreements.   Veto Analysis
HB 2182 Relating to the authority of a county assistance district to impose a sales and use tax.   Veto Analysis
HB 2334 Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act in certain counties.   Veto Analysis
HB 2377 Relating to the development of brackish groundwater.   Veto Analysis
HB 2378 Relating to extensions of an expired permit for the transfer of groundwater from a groundwater conservation district.   Veto Analysis
HB 2410 Relating to the authority to conduct a runoff primary election by mail in certain counties.   Veto Analysis
HB 2463 Relating to requiring state agencies to develop written succession plans.   Veto Analysis
HB 2475 Relating to the sales and use tax exemption for certain amusement services.   Veto Analysis
HB 2774 Relating to the installation of unsafe motor vehicle tires; creating a criminal offense.   Veto Analysis
HB 2783 Relating to the assessment of litigation costs and attorney fees in certain lawsuits under the public information law.   Veto Analysis
HB 2792 Relating to housing authorities established by municipalities and counties.   Veto Analysis
HB 2798 Relating to the authority of a county to implement a pilot program to reuse wastewater at county facilities.   Veto Analysis
HB 2943 Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.   Veto Analysis
HB 3025 Relating to open, uncovered, abandoned, or deteriorated wells.   Veto Analysis
HB 3055 Relating to the restrictions on political activities for a county elections administrator.   Veto Analysis
HB 3281 Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones.   Veto Analysis
HB 3987 Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to use the state participation account of the water development fund to provide financial assistance for the development of certain facilities.   Veto Analysis
HB 4310 Relating to the temporary board of and financing of certain facilities and improvements by the LaSalle Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose an assessment.   Veto Analysis
HB 4311 Relating to the temporary board of and financing of certain facilities and improvements by the LaSalle Municipal Utility District No. 2; providing authority to impose an assessment.   Veto Analysis
HB 4312 Relating to the temporary board of and financing of certain facilities and improvements by the LaSalle Municipal Utility District No. 3; providing authority to impose an assessment.   Veto Analysis
HB 4313 Relating to the temporary board of and financing of certain facilities and improvements by the LaSalle Municipal Utility District No. 4; providing authority to impose an assessment.   Veto Analysis
HB 4314 Relating to the temporary board of and financing of certain facilities and improvements by the LaSalle Municipal Utility District No. 5; providing authority to impose an assessment.   Veto Analysis
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SB 196 Relating to a notification requirement if a public school, including an open-enrollment charter school, does not have a nurse, school counselor, or librarian assigned to the school during all instructional hours.   Veto Analysis
SB 570 Relating to the regulation of the retention, storage, transportation, disposal, processing, and reuse of used or scrap tires; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.   Veto Analysis
SB 667 Relating to establishing a guardianship compliance program.   Veto Analysis
SB 670 Relating to the appointment of the commissioners of the health and human services agencies by the governor.   Veto Analysis
SB 744 Relating to a tree planting credit to offset tree mitigation fees imposed by a municipality.   Veto Analysis
SB 790 Relating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee.   Veto Analysis
SB 813 Relating to recovery of damages, attorney's fees, and costs related to frivolous regulatory actions by state agencies.   Veto Analysis
SB 830 Relating to the provision of accounting statements by mortgage servicers for certain loans secured by a lien on residential real property.   Veto Analysis
SB 1215 Relating to the creation of a joint interim committee to study issues related to construction contracts.   Veto Analysis
SB 1444 Relating to de novo hearings in child protection cases.   Veto Analysis
SB 1525 Relating to studies by the Texas Water Development Board of water needs and availability in this state.   Veto Analysis
SB 1743 Relating to transferring the Office for the Prevention of Developmental Disabilities to The University of Texas at Austin and renaming the office the Office for Healthy Children.   Veto Analysis
SB 1912 Relating to certain notice requirements and filing requirements in court proceedings involving persons with mental illness and representation of proposed patients in proceedings for court-ordered mental health services.   Veto Analysis
SB 1992 Relating to the allocation of housing tax credits to developments within proximate geographical areas.   Veto Analysis

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