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Legislation authored by Borris Miles

Includes legislation with Borris Miles as the primary author for the 80th through 87th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not available for the 87th Legislature.

86th Regular Session
SB 178 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.
SB 179 Last Action: Referred to Water & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to conduct a comprehensive study on flood control infrastructure for Harris County.
SB 180 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to applications for permits issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for certain new or expanded facilities in certain low-income and minority communities.
SB 181 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the use of certain border security funding to secure Gulf of Mexico ports.
SB 182 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the threat or pursuit of criminal charges against a consumer in association with certain extensions of consumer credit.
SB 183 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the criminal offense of theft of service.
SB 184 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for school supplies purchased by certain teachers for a limited period.
SB 185 Last Action: Referred to Energy Resources
Caption: Relating to disclosure requirements regarding certain oil or gas well accidents.
SB 186 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the maximum permitted rate of interest, sum of fees, and other amounts due during a natural disaster declaration.
SB 187 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to making certain false alarms or reports because of bias or prejudice; increasing a criminal penalty.
SB 188 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the creation of the office of independent oversight ombudsman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 189 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the Healthy Texas Women program.
SB 191 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; temporarily increasing a criminal fine.
SB 285 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to information, outreach, and other actions regarding hurricane preparedness and mitigation.
SB 286 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the power of certain counties to enact certain park use rules.
SB 287 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the availability of free prekindergarten programs in public schools.
SB 288 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county assistance district to impose a sales and use tax.
SB 298 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the dissemination of information about historically underutilized businesses and the expansion of the small business development center network.
SB 299 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: 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.
SB 300 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to indefinite quantity contracts for the provision of certain services to declared disaster areas following a natural disaster.
SB 301 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to limits on the size of prekindergarten classes in public schools.
SB 302 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain items sold during a limited period.
SB 303 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to providing free access to telephone services for persons confined in county jail pending trial.
SB 304 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to reporting and disseminating information regarding public school disciplinary actions.
SB 359 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to straight-party voting.
SB 390 Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Northeast Houston Redevelopment District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments or fees.
SB 391 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the procedures for challenging the registration of a voter on the ground of residence.
SB 392 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to discretionary disciplinary action by public school districts regarding nonviolent offenses and the adjudication of a child who engages in conduct that constitutes a nonviolent offense on school property.
SB 417 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to concrete batching and concrete crushing facilities.
SB 418 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
SB 419 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of American principles, including social injustice and civil rights concepts, in the public school curriculum and instructional materials and in training materials and resources for use by school districts.
SB 507 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing a wellness and success center fee at the University of Houston-Downtown.
SB 508 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and the establishment of a grant program to reimburse private employers for paid internships provided to certain public school students in career and technology education programs.
SB 509 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the election of trustees of certain school districts.
SB 559 Last Action: House passage as amended reported
Caption: Relating to patient records regarding maternal death.
SB 573 Last Action: Referred to Water & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the definition of "affected person" for purposes of a contested case hearing held by or for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding certain environmental permit applications.
SB 574 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that establish a grocery store or healthy corner store in a food desert.
SB 835 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the authority of pharmacists to furnish certain medications.
SB 836 Last Action: Referred to Property Tax
Caption: Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of a housing unit that the owner or a predecessor of the owner acquired from a community land trust.
SB 1196 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to automatic employee participation in and administration of a deferred compensation plan provided by certain hospital districts.
SB 1197 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to requiring female representation on the boards of directors of certain publicly traded corporations; authorizing administrative penalties.
SB 1198 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the intercollegiate athletics fee at Texas Southern University; authorizing the continued imposition of a fee.
SB 1199 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to settlement and disposition of complaints against attorneys filed with the state bar.
SB 1201 Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the waiver of certain driver responsibility program surcharges on proof of commitment to enlist in the armed forces.
SB 1202 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to voting while confined in jail.
SB 1203 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the establishment and use of performance standards for certain secondary-level alternate assessment instruments administered to public school students.
SB 1204 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to disclosure regarding the existence of a gestational agreement in a suit for the dissolution of a marriage and standing of an intended parent under a gestational agreement to file a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
SB 1241 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to students eligible to receive compensatory, intensive, and accelerated instructional services.
SB 1242 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the location of hearings relating to contested cases before the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
SB 1243 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the consideration of the cumulative effects of air contaminant emissions in the emissions permitting process.
SB 1244 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting.
SB 1245 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to conditions of community supervision prohibiting contact with certain persons.
SB 1246 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the criminal offense of unlawfully prohibiting an employee from voting.
SB 1247 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to who may request a public hearing from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality related to the construction of a concrete plant.
SB 1248 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a community supervision and corrections department policy regarding supervision officer meetings and visits.
SB 1249 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to permit application requirements for solid waste facilities.
SB 1283 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the availability under Medicaid of certain drugs used to treat human immunodeficiency virus or prevent acquired immune deficiency syndrome.
SB 1284 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a competitive grant program to fund promotion of early literacy programs in certain communities in this state.
SB 1320 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.
SB 1321 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to a "Texas solution" to reforming and addressing issues related to the Medicaid program, including the creation of an alternative program designed to ensure health benefit plan coverage to certain low-income individuals through the private marketplace; requiring a fee.
SB 1641 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Rare Disease Advisory Council.
SB 1642 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of an owner of real property sold at a tax sale to transfer the owner's right of redemption to another person.
SB 1643 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the deceptive trade practice of charging exorbitant or excessive prices for necessities during a declared disaster.
SB 1644 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the unlawful interception, use, or disclosure of wire, oral, or electronic communications.
SB 1645 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the donation and distribution of food at public schools.
SB 1646 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the controlled substances listed in Penalty Groups 1, 2, and 2-A under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
SB 1746 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of certain students as students at risk of dropping out of school.
SB 1747 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of the African American Family Commission.
SB 1748 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to a pilot program for providing services to certain children under the Medicaid medical transportation program.
SB 1767 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the use of a biometric identity verification device to comply with certain alcohol related laws.
SB 1844 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the amendment of the dedicatory instruments of certain mixed-use real estate developments.
SB 1845 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the amendment of the dedicatory instruments of certain mixed-use real estate developments.
SB 1846 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the use of restraints on a pregnant woman in the custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 1847 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marihuana.
SB 1848 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to certain contract and notice requirements applicable to certain facilities used to house inmates or releasees from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 1849 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to public school safety measures, access to mental health professionals in public schools and during certain emergencies, access to criminal history and mental health records, and access to firearms; requiring a certificate for employment as a school behavioral counselor; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty.
SB 2019 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to requiring female representation on the governing authorities of certain business entities; authorizing an administrative penalty.
SB 2020 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the use of certain health risk information; authorizing administrative penalties and other sanctions.
SB 2021 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to providing access to local health departments and certain health service regional offices under Medicaid.
SB 2022 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Harris County Hospital District.
SB 2171 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the facilities that may be financed by a public facilities corporation.
SB 2172 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the financing of certain grocery stores by a public facilities corporation.
SB 2173 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to establishing a program to assist small businesses by increasing access to capital.
SB 2174 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to prosecutorial transparency.
SB 2175 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to affirmative defenses for a Texas Commission on Environmental Quality enforcement action for unauthorized emission or opacity events.
SB 2176 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to qualifications of licensed court interpreters.
SB 2249 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to create sports and community venue districts and to authorize and finance certain sports and community venue projects; authorizing a tax.
SB 2253 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to fees on persons who sell or purchase e-cigarettes, vapor products, or cannibidiol products to benefit the designated trauma facility and emergency medical services account; imposing fees; requiring occupational permits.
SB 2254 Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to creation of magistrates in Fort Bend County.
SB 2255 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to health coverage for employees of a municipal school district.
SB 2269 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to preliminary examination periods for mental health protective custody.
SB 2270 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to employment policies for certain health care providers employed by medical and dental units.
SB 2271 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for certain expenses.
SB 2385 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the carcinogenic risk level used in the development of certain environmental remediation benchmarks.
SB 2424 Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Missouri City Redevelopment District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.
SB 2437 Last Action: Referred to Water & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to establish, operate, and, through the issuance of general obligation bonds, finance a grant program to provide financial assistance to political subdivisions and the state for projects related to disaster recovery; disaster mitigation; or construct, repair, rehabilitate, or reconstruct state or local infrastructure.
SJR 75 Last Action: Referred to Water & Rural Affairs
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to be paid out of the economic stabilization fund by the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance to political subdivisions for projects related to disaster recovery; disaster mitigation; disaster response; or construct, repair, rehabilitate, or reconstruct state or local infrastructure.
SR 111 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 5, 2019, as Urban Leagues of Greater Texas Day.
SR 144 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating James P. Allison on being awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
SR 145 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 12, 2019, as University of Houston Day.
SR 220 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 46th anniversary of the year Mickey Leland was sworn in as a member of the Texas House of Representatives.
SR 269 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Vanessa E. Wyche for her service as deputy director of the NASA Johnson Space Center.
SR 270 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 26, 2019, as Greater Houston Black Chamber Legislative Day.
SR 271 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 26, 2019, as The Links, Incorporated, Day.
SR 272 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 26, 2019, as Grammy Texas Music Advocacy Day.
SR 273 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 26, 2019, as University of Houston-Downtown Day.
SR 317 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 14, 2019, as Alpha Kappa Alpha Day.
SR 387 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Essence Duplechain on being awarded the Bridging the Dream Scholarship.
SR 453 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing September 2019 as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
SR 454 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 20, 2019, as HIV Advocacy Day.
SR 476 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Micheal Brown for earning scholarships to 20 universities.
SR 655 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 1, 2019, as Asian Real Estate Association of America Day.
SR 783 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Waun Ki Hong.
85th Regular Session
SB 482 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the creation of a program to assist foster care youth and former foster care youth in accessing higher education, career information, and skills certifications.
SB 483 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression.
SB 484 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the availability of free prekindergarten programs in public schools.
SB 485 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the creation of the office of independent oversight ombudsman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 486 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities.
SB 487 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression.
SB 518 Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.
SB 574 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the expansion of applied workforce learning opportunities in this state, including through the establishment of the Texas Industry Internship Challenge.
SB 673 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to a notification requirement if a public school campus or open-enrollment charter school does not have a nurse assigned to the campus during all instructional hours.
SB 677 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a task force to identify opportunities for academic credit and industry recognition for inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
SB 723 Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a community development grocery store and healthy corner store revolving loan fund program.
SB 724 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to limits on the size of prekindergarten classes in public schools.
SB 725 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the donation and distribution of food at public schools.
SB 790 Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee.
SB 791 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the financial abuse of elderly persons, including requiring financial institutions to report suspected financial abuse of elderly persons; providing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.
SB 792 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to requiring financial institutions to report the suspected financial abuse of elderly persons; providing a civil and criminal penalty.
SB 793 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the location and operation of concrete crushing facilities.
SB 794 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the biennial report to the legislature on grants made to entities under the Texas Enterprise Fund.
SB 795 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to use of the money from the Texas Enterprise Fund to benefit certain historically underutilized businesses.
SB 808 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.
SB 809 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the Texas women's health program.
SB 1158 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to food managers in food establishments in certain counties.
SB 1218 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to transitional child-care services in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
SB 1219 Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to a requirement that the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board conduct an annual comprehensive evaluation of the impact of the top 10 percent automatic admissions law.
SB 1220 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to ensuring continuity of education and access to higher education, career information, and skills certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth.
SB 1224 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a statewide system for stroke response and treatment.
SB 1225 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to eligibility requirements for the repayment of certain physician education loans.
SB 1258 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to discretionary disciplinary action by public school districts regarding nonviolent offenses and the adjudication of a child who engages in conduct that constitutes a nonviolent offense on school property.
SB 1265 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to HIV and AIDS tests and to health benefit plan coverage of HIV and AIDS tests.
SB 1269 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to conduct a comprehensive study on flood control infrastructure for Harris and Galveston Counties.
SB 1270 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the allocation and use of certain border security funding to secure Gulf of Mexico ports.
SB 1271 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students.
SB 1272 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to an annual proclamation related to hurricane preparedness.
SB 1312 Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the deadline for adoption of desired future conditions in groundwater conservation districts.
SB 1364 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the dissemination of information about historically underutilized businesses and the expansion of the small business development center network.
SB 1365 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue by certain municipalities.
SB 1453 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the definition of regular eligible student used in determining the transportation allotment under the school finance system for a municipal school district.
SB 1598 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to applications for permits issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for certain new or expanded facilities in certain low-income and minority communities.
SB 1599 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to maternal mortality reporting and investigation information.
SB 1600 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the issuance of standard permits for certain concrete plants.
SB 1601 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the establishment by certain counties and municipalities of disease control programs to reduce the risk of certain infectious and communicable diseases; authorizing fees.
SB 1737 Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of conciliation agreements entered into under the Texas Fair Housing Act.
SB 1738 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to historically underutilized businesses.
SB 1739 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the suspension, termination, and reinstatement of certain services provided to military service members who are serving on active duty.
SB 1740 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
SB 1741 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to attorneys in certain counties who are qualified for appointment to represent a defendant with a mental illness.
SB 1742 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to county approval for the locations at which a junkyard or automotive wrecking and salvage yard may be operated.
SB 1769 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to a pilot program for providing services to certain children under the Medicaid medical transportation program.
SB 1770 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the regulation of licensed specialists in school psychology.
SB 1771 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the election of trustees of certain school districts.
SB 1772 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the right of an employee to time off from work to vote; creating a criminal offense.
SB 1773 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain items sold during a limited period.
SB 1774 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the use of certain controlled substances by women who are pregnant or may become pregnant and the designation of neonatal abstinence syndrome from substance use as a reportable condition.
SB 1801 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to reporting and disseminating information regarding public school disciplinary actions.
SB 1802 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to petty cash funds for county welfare departments in certain populous counties.
SB 1803 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the financial security requirements for operators of oil and gas wells.
SB 1867 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the joint or separate prosecution of a capital felony charged against two or more defendants.
SB 1983 Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Urban Agricultural Innovation Authority.
SB 1984 Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation and funding of the urban farming pilot program and the creation of the Select Committee on Urban Farming.
SB 1985 Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the revocation or amendment of a certificate of public convenience and necessity for water utilities in a service area.
SB 2034 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creation of a task force to study the health effects of concrete and rock crushing.
SB 2105 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission provide certain employment information for secondary school students.
SB 2184 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to new capital investment in the state.
SB 2185 Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; authorizing and increasing criminal fines.
SB 2266 Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Senate
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Stadium Park Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.
SCR 54 Last Action: Referred to Administration
Caption: Expressing support for the creation of the Sam Houston Republic of Texas Presidential Library at Sam Houston State University.
SJR 48 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit additional uses of certain dedicated general revenue transferred each fiscal year to the state highway fund.
SR 20 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing January 24, 2017, as Texas Southern University Day.
SR 82 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 2, 2017, as Fritz Pollard Alliance Foundation Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Salute to Excellence Day.
SR 279 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2017, as Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Day.
SR 305 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 1, 2017, as University of Houston Day.
SR 529 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the United Health Foundation and the University of Houston for their commitment to improved health outcomes.
SR 542 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 30, 2017, as Vietnamese American Day.
SR 631 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing 100 Black Men of America for its service to African American youth.
SR 714 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 3, 2017, as Asian Real Estate Association of America Day.
SR 893 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the 2017 Fellows from the University of Houston Hobby School Public Affairs.
SR 894 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science.
SR 951 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Elouise Jacquelyn Clark McLemore.
85th 1st Called Session
SB 26 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to the use of certain controlled substances by women who are pregnant or may become pregnant and the designation of neonatal abstinence syndrome from substance use as a reportable condition.
SB 27 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in the Texas women's health program.
SB 34 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to an opportunity to correct a defect in an early voting ballot voted by mail and to the use of an application for an early voting ballot to change a voter's registration address within the county.
SB 35 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for classroom teacher salary increases.
SB 59 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity and the creation of a maternal health care quality improvement program.
SB 99 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to cybersecurity for voting systems.
84th Regular Session
HB 258 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the provision of the reason for rejecting a voter registration application.
HB 259 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to forfeiture of property used in the commission of certain littering offenses.
HB 260 Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the provision of the reason for rejecting a voter registration application.
HB 261 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities.
HB 262 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to liability of an owner, lessee, or occupant of land that allows land to be used as a community garden.
HB 263 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the sealing of certain juvenile records.
HB 264 Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to procedures for asserting taking claims against certain governmental entities.
HB 265 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to enhancing the penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression.
HB 266 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to offenses involving violating the civil rights of a person in custody and engaging in improper sexual activity with a person in custody; providing certain enhanced penalties.
HB 267 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the joint or separate prosecution of a capital felony charged against two or more defendants.
HB 268 Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the prompt issuance of an order of nondisclosure for certain defendants; authorizing a fee.
HB 269 Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a community development grocery store and healthy corner store revolving loan fund program.
HB 270 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression.
HB 271 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory supervision for certain offenses involving the possession of a controlled substance.
HB 272 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory supervision for certain inmates sentenced following violation of a condition of community supervision.
HB 273 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the minimum term of confinement for an offense of illegal dumping in a municipality.
HB 274 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of municipal rules, ordinances, or police regulations prohibiting illegal dumping; increasing a penalty.
HB 1410 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to consideration of a bidder's principal place of business by public junior college districts in awarding certain contracts.
HB 1723 Last Action: House appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the territory included in, the composition of the board of directors of, and the method of assessment of the Harris County Improvement District No. 10 and to clarifying the law to reflect the prior division of the district.
HB 2923 Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the conditions of confinement of children prior to certain judicial proceedings.
HB 3090 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of for-profit legal service contract companies, administrators, and sales representatives; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee; requiring an occupational registration.
HB 3091 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the standards for boiler inspection agencies.
HB 3303 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Office of the Independent Oversight Ombudsman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
HB 3869 Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the appointment of commissioners of public housing authorities.
HB 4135 Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to requiring the Port of Houston Authority to comply with historically underutilized business provisions.
HB 4150 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the powers and the board of the Harris County Improvement District No. 12.
HR 230 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Leonard L. Favorite of Houston on the occasion of his 60th birthday and his 40 years in the ministry.
HR 391 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Andrew Lee Higgins of Houston.
HR 473 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rev. James E. Nash of Houston for his decades of leadership at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in the Sunnyside Community.
HR 474 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Howard N. Sacks for his leadership and service to the citizens of Houston as the first president of the Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy.
HR 476 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Willie Belle Boone of Houston for her longtime dedication to the State of Texas and the community in District 146.
HR 477 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Becky Edmondson of Houston for her community service to the citizens of District 146.
HR 478 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Judge A. Robert Hinojosa of Houston for his years of community leadership and service to Texas.
HR 511 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 10th annual Membership Conference of the Tri-County Black Chamber of Commerce.
HR 865 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Alana Danielle Smith of Houston for her role in foiling a burglary attempt.
HR 866 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Kendahl Ross of Tomball on his participation in the DMAXX Sports Youth All American Bowl.
HR 2198 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Avi Passy on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 2270 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the installation of the Reverend Roland E. Mouton Jr. as the senior pastor of Christian Faith Missionary Baptist Church/God With Us Ministries.
HR 2546 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Houston Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction.
HR 2974 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the dedication of the William R. Powell Student Health and Counseling Center at Sam Houston State University.
HR 3213 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Dr. Egbert "Bert" Rulloda Borja.
HR 3525 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring State Representative Sylvester Turner for his service.
83rd Regular Session
HB 254 Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption for farms from payment for wastewater service.
HB 255 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory supervision for certain offenses involving the possession of a controlled substance.
HB 256 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory supervision for certain inmates sentenced following violation of a condition of community supervision.
HB 261 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the joint or separate prosecution of a capital felony charged against two or more defendants.
HB 262 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to offenses involving violating the civil rights of a person in custody and engaging in improper sexual activity with a person in custody; providing certain enhanced penalties.
HB 266 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to enhancing the penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression.
HB 267 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards.
HB 268 Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression.
HB 1221 Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a community development grocery store revolving loan fund program.
HB 1652 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to liability of an owner, lessee, or occupant of land that allows land to be used as a community garden.
HB 2569 Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the methods by which a registrar must provide notice to an applicant of a rejected application for voter registration.
HB 2570 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to voter registration; creating an offense.
HB 2658 Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the authority to cancel a voter's registration.
HB 2682 Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to restrictions on activities a poll watcher may perform while on duty.
HB 2854 Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the automatic sealing in certain cases of juvenile records of adjudications of delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision.
HB 2855 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prompt issuance of an order of nondisclosure for certain defendants; authorizing a fee.
HB 2930 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to procedures for asserting taking claims against certain governmental entities.
HB 2936 Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the number of poll watchers who may be appointed and who may serve at a particular location during an election.
HB 3354 Last Action: Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
Caption: Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression.
HCR 117 Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Expressing support for the Voting Rights Act and urging the United States Congress to protect every citizen's right to participate in the political process by making permanent the provisions of Section 5 of that legislation.
HR 638 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jack and Jill of America for its work on behalf of youth.
HR 800 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Dr. Edith Irby Jones for her contributions to medicine and the advancement of racial equality.
HR 1059 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring nurse practitioner Tim Flynn for his 20 years of service to the Capitol Complex community.
HR 1557 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 90th anniversary of the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston.
HR 1902 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring DaNae Couch, Miss Texas 2012, for her accomplishments and for her service to others.
HR 1903 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Reverend Max A. Miller, Jr., of Mount Hebron Missionary Baptist Church in Houston for serving as Pastor of the Day on April 12, 2013.
HR 1994 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring civil and labor rights activist John W. Bland of Houston.
HR 2785 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Oliver Brown, a longtime coach in the Houston ISD.
HR 2843 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Alexandra Rosales for her service as a McClendon Scholar in the office of State Representative Borris L. Miles.
HR 2844 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Jeremiah Bailey for his service as a legislative intern in the office of State Representative Borris L. Miles.
HR 2845 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Arthur Huggins, Jr., for his service in the office of State Representative Borris Miles as a participant in the Texas Legislative Internship Program.
83rd 1st Called Session
HCR 4 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Expressing support for the Voting Rights Act and urging the United States Congress to protect every citizen's right to participate in the political process by making permanent the provisions of Section 5 of that legislation.
82nd Regular Session
HB 1216 Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to required attendance at a dropout prevention seminar by a student older than the age of compulsory school attendance who intends to drop out of school.
HB 1217 Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to a residential tenant's right to vacate a dwelling and avoid liability for rent following the declaration of a state of disaster; providing a civil penalty.
HB 1218 Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to foreclosure sales of residential real property occupied by a tenant.
HB 1219 Last Action: Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
Caption: Relating to the right of an employee to time off from work if the employee or the employee's child is a victim of family violence or a violent felony offense.
HB 1220 Last Action: Referred to Corrections
Caption: Relating to the restoration of certain inmates' good conduct time that is forfeited during a term of imprisonment.
HB 1221 Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to providing financial assistance to certain kinship caregivers.
HB 1470 Last Action: No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas State Civilian Complaint Review Board to investigate certain allegations of peace officer misconduct.
HB 1471 Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to enhancing the penalty prescribed for certain acts of official oppression.
HB 1472 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the retention of and the required disclosure under the public information law of certain complaints alleging official oppression.
HB 2198 Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to administrative penalties for air quality violations.
HB 2199 Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to nutrition and physical activity policies, standards, and requirements for child-care facilities and programs for children under the age of six.
HB 2200 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the joint or separate prosecution of a capital felony charged against two or more defendants.
HB 2201 Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions to certain undergraduate students.
HB 2202 Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to public school class sizes.
HB 2410 Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to mortgage loans.
HB 2411 Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to a residential tenant's right to vacate a dwelling and avoid liability for rent under certain circumstances following the declaration of a state of disaster; providing a civil penalty.
HB 2412 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory supervision for certain drug possession offenses.
HB 2413 Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to eligibility of commercial driver's license holders for dismissal of certain charges on completion of a driving safety course.
HB 2414 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the continuation of the Healthy Food Advisory Committee.
HB 2667 Last Action: Referred to Environmental Regulation
Caption: Relating to operating permit fees for air pollutant emissions.
HB 2668 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to administrative penalties imposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
HB 2669 Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to study urban farming.
HB 2670 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to validating certain acts and proceedings of Harris County Improvement District No. 5 and to the boundaries of the district.
HB 2671 Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of personal information under the Motor Vehicle Records Disclosure Act.
HB 2992 Last Action: Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
Caption: Relating to planning and administration of the state's historically underutilized business program.
HB 2993 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to offenses involving violating the civil rights of a person in custody and engaging in improper sexual activity with a person in custody; providing certain enhanced penalties.
HB 2994 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the urban farm microenterprise support program.
HB 2995 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to an exemption for urban farms from payment for wastewater service.
HB 2996 Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Urban Agricultural Innovation Authority.
HB 2997 Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation and funding of the urban farming pilot program and the creation of the Select Committee on Urban Farming.
HB 2998 Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to ad valorem tax relief for urban farms and green roofs.
HB 3356 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the state's historically underutilized business program, including the establishment of a contractor point system.
HB 3357 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards.
HB 3358 Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to information on the number of calories in certain foods offered by public schools to students.
HB 3359 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory supervision for certain inmates sentenced following violation of a condition of community supervision.
HR 744 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Paula Harris on being elected president of the Houston Independent School District Board of Education.
HR 1510 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Glenda Purham-Brown of Houston.
82nd 1st Called Session
HR 233 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Yolanda Evette Williams.
80th Regular Session
HB 1095 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for and the administration of the child health plan program.
HB 1383 Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to territory included in, and the validation of acts of, the Greater Southeast Management District.
HB 2059 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the right of an employee to time off from work if the employee or the employee's child is a victim of family violence or a violent felony offense.
HB 2594 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of law-enforcement officers to escort a child to a school campus to ensure the child's compliance with compulsory school attendance requirements.
HB 2595 Last Action: Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to providing financial assistance to certain kinship caregivers.
HB 2604 Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to planning and administration of the state's historically underutilized business program.
HB 3119 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the approval of direct recording electronic voting machines that use publicly disclosed program codes.
HB 3120 Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to automatic admission to institutions of higher education for children of certain public servants killed in the line of duty.
HB 3121 Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to health coverage or health services for Texans.
HB 3122 Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
Caption: Relating to labeling and other designations for certain malt beverages.
HB 3123 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to involvement in charitable events by holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits.
HB 3124 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the quantity of beer or malt liquor a distributor or wholesaler may withdraw from a retailer.
HB 3700 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to investment by the holder of a manufacturer's license in certain businesses that hold a general distributor's license.
HB 3701 Last Action: Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the office of independent ombudsman of the Texas Youth Commission.
HB 3702 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory supervision for certain drug possession offenses.
HB 4092 Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Improvement District No. 8; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
HB 4123 Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to territory included in, and the validation of acts of, the Greater Southeast Management District.
HB 4134 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Improvement District No. 10; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
HCR 259 Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Bardoli Global for helping students of color to study abroad.
HCR 275 Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Herriford "John" Williams of New Waverly.
HR 173 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing January 30, 2007, as Farmers Insurance Group Day at the State Capitol.
HR 572 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Riva Kremer of Houston on her 100th birthday.
HR 573 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Christopher Aaron Pichon II of Houston.