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Legislation authored by Wendy Davis

Includes legislation with Wendy Davis as the primary author for the 81st through 83rd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

83rd Regular Session
SB 178 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the disclosure on personal financial statements of certain contracts with governmental entities.
SB 229 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to an exception to the domicile requirement for issuance of a commercial driver's license for certain military personnel.
SB 243 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the personal needs allowance for certain Medicaid recipients who are residents of long-term care facilities.
SB 248 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to unlawful employment practices regarding discrimination in payment of compensation.
SB 260 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the absence of a student from school to visit with a parent, stepparent, or guardian who will be or has been deployed on military duty.
SB 386 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.
SB 487 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to all-terrain vehicles and recreational off-highway vehicles.
SB 488 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to discounted utility rates for public educational institutions; providing an administrative penalty.
SB 513 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the regulation of saltwater pipelines by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
SB 514 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the installation, maintenance, operation, and relocation of saltwater pipeline facilities.
SB 555 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to provisions in protective orders regarding pets and other companion animals; providing a penalty.
SB 556 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the duties of the Texas Crime Stoppers Council to encourage individuals to report criminal activity related to trafficking of persons.
SB 557 Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Caption: Relating to a voluntary contribution to the fund for veterans' assistance when applying for a driver's license or personal identification certificate.
SB 558 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the rights of victims of sexual assault.
SB 582 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to municipal swimming pool requirements for certain dwellings.
SB 599 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the requirement that electric utilities offer a standard retail service package on a standard form with standard terms to a customer.
SB 600 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to premium refunds for insurance rates found to be excessive or unfairly discriminatory; providing an administrative penalty.
SB 601 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain payment plans for residential electric customers.
SB 602 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to retail electric provider customer choice information.
SB 634 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to regulating faulty on-site sewage disposal systems in the unincorporated areas of a county as a public nuisance; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 663 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the amount of unclaimed lottery prize money to be deposited in the fund for veterans' assistance.
SB 664 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain grants from the fund for veterans' assistance.
SB 728 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the notification of certain legislators of the death of a child in foster care.
SB 749 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the detection and repair of natural gas pipeline leaks.
SB 802 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the regulation of foundation repair contractors; providing penalties; authorizing fees.
SB 803 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain persons who sell signs from the requirement to be licensed as an electrician.
SB 813 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to benefit plan coverage for autism spectrum disorder.
SB 814 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers; providing administrative penalties.
SB 815 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the disconnection of electric or gas utility service.
SB 832 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to training for school district and open-enrollment charter school liaisons who assist students in the conservatorship of the state with school enrollments and transfers.
SB 833 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the collection of data through the Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS) as to the foster care status of public school students.
SB 861 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring certain notices to be posted on the premises of certain alcoholic beverage retailers.
SB 871 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the marketing and advertising of the veterans' assistance lottery game.
SB 895 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to access to records of a nonprofit organization supporting the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas under the public information law.
SB 932 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to ethics and accountability of certain public employees, public officers, political contributors, state contractors, and grant recipients; providing penalties.
SB 933 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to the allocation of the proceeds from taxes imposed on the sale, storage, or use of sporting goods.
SB 934 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to increasing or decreasing at the rate of inflation the rates of taxes imposed on cigarettes, cigars, and other tobacco products.
SB 935 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to the sales and use tax on the repair, maintenance, creation, or restoration, or the sale, storage, use, or other consumption, of a computer program.
SB 936 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to the availability and use of certain statutorily dedicated revenues and accounts.
SB 941 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the adoption of rules by the Railroad Commission of Texas regulating the exploration for and production of natural gas in the unincorporated areas of certain counties.
SB 942 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to the creation and funding of the Railroad Commission of Texas operating account; providing a penalty.
SB 943 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage of hearing aids for certain individuals.
SB 954 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the board of hospital managers of the Tarrant County Hospital District to adopt and implement a tobacco-related preventable disease policy.
SB 979 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the determination by a motor vehicle insurer of the value of a vehicle declared a total loss.
SB 980 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities for certain foster children to pursue home ownership, postsecondary education, and business development.
SB 998 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the partial repayment of certain extensions of consumer credit obtained for a consumer by a credit access business or that a credit access business assists the consumer in obtaining.
SB 999 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to municipal ordinances regulating a credit access business or an extension of consumer credit that a credit access business obtains for a consumer or assists a consumer in obtaining.
SB 1000 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate fees charged in connection with certain loans.
SB 1001 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to extensions of consumer credit a credit services organization obtains for a consumer or assists a consumer in obtaining.
SB 1021 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to access to certain stored communications of a provider of an electronic communications service or remote computing service in this state pursuant to a warrant issued in another state.
SB 1047 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the basic allotment and the equalized wealth level under the Foundation School Program.
SB 1048 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the regular program adjustment factor under the Foundation School Program.
SB 1077 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the provision of lifetime income benefits under the workers' compensation system.
SB 1129 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to a semiannual report on revenue collections prepared by the comptroller.
SB 1153 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to reports issued by the comptroller on the effect of certain tax provisions.
SB 1154 Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to delinquent motor vehicle registrations and inspections; authorizing a change in the amount of a fee.
SB 1190 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 1191 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the duties of health care facilities, health care providers, and the Department of State Health Services with respect to care provided to a sexual assault survivor in an emergency department of a health care facility.
SB 1192 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.
SB 1219 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a customer's right to privacy of smart meter collected data.
SB 1254 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to lobbying by former state agency officers and executive heads; creating an offense.
SB 1294 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the awarding of contracts by the Texas Department of Transportation to private sector providers.
SB 1295 Last Action: Referred to Government Organization
Caption: Relating to state agency purchasing.
SB 1301 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to granting and revoking licenses for open-enrollment charter schools and to exempting certain open-enrollment charter schools from assignment of a performance rating.
SB 1302 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to applicability of certain public school requirements to private schools that accept students with vouchers, tax credit scholarships, or certain other funding.
SB 1303 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to a comprehensive review by the Texas Education Agency of weights, allotments, and adjustments under the public school finance system.
SB 1304 Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to school district reports concerning corporal punishment and the issuance of citations by a peace officer.
SB 1305 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to transportation within a school district of a student entitled to a public education grant.
SB 1306 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the basic allotment for the Foundation School Program for the state fiscal year ending August 31, 2013; making an appropriation.
SB 1307 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to continuing education requirements for certain public school educators.
SB 1308 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to auditing and monitoring of performance under contracts for state-adopted assessment instruments administered to public school students.
SB 1309 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to assessment alternatives or accommodations for certain public school students in special education programs.
SB 1310 Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to standards for school district, public school campus, and open-enrollment charter school performance ratings.
SB 1311 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to a review by the Texas Education Agency of certain assessment instruments administered to public school students.
SB 1314 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 35W as the Cesar Chavez Memorial Freeway.
SB 1342 Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to evidence of inequality of appraisal in judicial appeals of appraisal review board orders.
SB 1357 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the use of administrative segregation or seclusion in county jails.
SB 1358 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to animal encounter training for peace officers.
SB 1368 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to public information pertaining to the official business of governmental bodies and to contracts by certain state governmental entities that involve the exchange or creation of public information.
SB 1369 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to providing information to the legislature regarding state and local fiscal impact of legislative measures.
SB 1370 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to the deposit of money received from the federal government.
SB 1389 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the disclosure on personal financial statements of service retirement annuities received.
SB 1390 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to an audit by the state auditor of the Texas Enterprise Fund.
SB 1391 Last Action: Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
Caption: Relating to a requirement that the comptroller perform a study of the Texas Economic Development Act.
SB 1392 Last Action: Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
Caption: Relating to an audit by the state auditor and a study by the comptroller of the events trust funds.
SB 1418 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a temporary checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated.
SB 1470 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations on prosecution of the offenses of kidnapping and aggravated kidnapping of a minor.
SB 1496 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to use of the money from the Texas Enterprise Fund and the Texas emerging technology fund to benefit certain historically underutilized businesses.
SB 1521 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for dropout prevention.
SB 1565 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the office of public insurance counsel's ability to initiate a hearing on insurance rates or rate filings.
SB 1566 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the use by insurers of a standard residential property insurance policy form.
SB 1567 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to coverage of certain persons under an automobile insurance policy.
SB 1568 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the minimum required term for personal automobile insurance policies used to demonstrate proof of financial responsibility.
SB 1624 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the establishment of regional water banks by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the Texas Water Development Board.
SB 1625 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to standards and procedures for determining whether a person who owns, operates, or manages a pipeline is a common carrier.
SB 1626 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the contents of and public access to personal financial statements filed by public officials and candidates.
SB 1675 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to establishing a demonstration project for preventative health care services, and implementation of related outreach activities.
SB 1709 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to a study regarding the capacity and service capabilities of the Texas Women's Health Program.
SB 1713 Last Action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
Caption: Relating to increasing funding for the basic allotment under the Foundation School Program.
SB 1714 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to insufficient funds charges and check or debit authorization for a deferred presentment transaction.
SB 1715 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a credit access business include copies of its agreements with third-party lenders in an application for a license.
SB 1716 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to extensions of consumer credit a credit services organization obtains for a consumer or assists a consumer in obtaining; providing a civil penalty.
SJR 31 Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment limiting the uses of revenue from motor vehicle registration fees, taxes on motor fuels and lubricants, and certain revenue received from the federal government.
SJR 41 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that certain fees charged in connection with certain consumer loans are attributable to the lender and included in the computation of interest for purposes of regulating interest rates.
SJR 63 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment appropriating money from the economic stabilization fund for purposes of public education.
SR 12 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Christopher Barry of Dallas.
SR 13 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing The Potter's House of Fort Worth on the occasion of its grand opening.
SR 22 Last Action: Again read
Caption: Recognizing January 30, 2013, as Team Arlington Day.
SR 23 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Justice C. Anderson of Fort Worth.
SR 24 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gene Buinger on the occasion of his retirement.
SR 25 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Andrew Bridges of Mansfield.
SR 26 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Ruth Carter Stevenson of Fort Worth.
SR 39 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Fort Worth Police Department and the Islamic Speakers Bureau of Dallas-Fort Worth for organizing the Candles for Connecticut service.
SR 61 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 12, 2013, as Kennedale Day at the State Capitol.
SR 62 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Charles Clayton "Bud" Wilson of Fort Worth.
SR 63 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing New Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church on the occasion of its annual Raymond B. Spencer Scholarship Banquet.
SR 75 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Albert Byron Sibbet.
SR 77 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Hahnfeld Hoffer Stanford in Fort Worth on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
SR 97 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Darrell Wesley Boren of Fort Worth.
SR 98 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Victoria and Bernie Scheffler on the occasion of the birth of their daughter, Adelaide Cecelia Scheffler.
SR 129 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Proclaiming February 6, 2013, as Texas Christian University Day at the State Capitol.
SR 130 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Douglas E. Brown for his service as teacher and pastor at the Great Commission Baptist Church in Fort Worth.
SR 131 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Robert Mitchell Wilson of Brownwood and Arlington.
SR 132 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Barry Sawyer for being named Peace Officer of the Year by the Major K. M. Van Zandt chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution.
SR 155 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Leadership Fort Worth for its community service.
SR 156 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Heywood Carroll Clemons of Fort Worth.
SR 157 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mary Wiley "Dee" Faxel of Fort Worth.
SR 158 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Christi Stanley of Fort Worth.
SR 159 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Joe H. Edwards.
SR 160 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Fort Worth Country Day School on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
SR 203 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of J. W. Mack.
SR 204 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Alcon Foundation, the Essilor Vision Foundation, and the Kids Vision for Life-Tarrant County Coalition on the occasion of Kids Vision Fest 2013.
SR 205 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the B Sharp Youth Music Program at Como Elementary School in Fort Worth for being named a Gold Seal Program of Choice.
SR 241 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Leslie E. "Lon" Goldstein of Fort Worth.
SR 242 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Moore West of Fort Worth.
SR 243 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Stacey Lynn Stewart.
SR 244 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Umoja for its contributions to the young people of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
SR 245 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Richelieu Cumby, Jr., of Fort Worth.
SR 246 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Santos "Blondie" Aguilar of Fort Worth.
SR 247 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing B. R. Daniels, Sr., of Fort Worth for his 40 years in the ministry.
SR 254 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Carolyn Jeanette Covington Bunting of Fort Worth.
SR 255 Last Action: Again read
Caption: Recognizing March 6, 2013, as Mansfield Day at the State Capitol.
SR 270 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Tarrant County College District's Trinity River Campus East for being named one of the best buildings to see in Texas.
SR 271 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of O. J. Blakey.
SR 322 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Robert Sneed Davie of Fort Worth.
SR 323 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Fort Worth Office of Emergency Management and its director, Juan Ortiz, for establishing the Fort Worth Accessible Hazard Alert System.
SR 400 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Joseph Wayne Julien of Benbrook.
SR 401 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Clyde M. Magnuson, Sr., of Fort Worth.
SR 402 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Raymond Phillip Peloubet, Jr.
SR 403 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of John P. Vittas.
SR 404 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Matthew K. Rose for receiving the national 2013 Horatio Alger Award.
SR 405 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Herbert C. Sheppard.
SR 414 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Glynis Renee Rhodes-Brown of Fort Worth.
SR 432 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Mike Berry on the occasion of his induction into the North Texas Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame.
SR 433 Last Action: Again read
Caption: Recognizing Ruby Cole Session for her achievements.
SR 434 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Lillie Biggins for being honored by the Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce.
SR 435 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Pamela Jeanne Rogers of Fort Worth.
SR 444 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Pantego Youth Leadership Council for its contributions to the North Texas community.
SR 451 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Brooks family of Fort Worth for their contributions to the city.
SR 456 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Texas launch of the Justice for Girls initiative.
SR 561 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Margaret and Gerald D. "Griff" Griffith on the occasion of their 66th wedding anniversary.
SR 562 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Hans Johann Muller.
SR 563 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Carl R. "Dick" Coers III.
SR 564 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Randall Cross Stegall.
SR 565 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of McKinley Jackson, Sr.
SR 582 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Emory D. Estes.
SR 603 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Carlos Walker and Deterrius Boose for their achievements.
SR 604 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sandra Lutz.
SR 605 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing John Robinson for receiving the 2013 Judge Scott Moore Award.
SR 606 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Bryan Killebrew.
SR 634 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Martin Frost for being elected chairman of the board of the National Endowment for Democracy.
SR 635 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Charles Cleveland Curry.
SR 676 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gordon Dickson for receiving the Excellence in Journalism Award.
SR 677 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Tamara Lynn Farris "Tammy" Gordon.
SR 678 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Geraldine Brinck.
SR 735 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Nancy and Roy Rimmer for receiving the 2013 Opening Doors Leader Award.
SR 736 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Crescent Real Estate Holdings for receiving a 2012 National Commercial Real Estate Customer Service Award.
SR 737 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Meals on Wheels of Tarrant County.
SR 738 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Pamela Hsiu Lo Day.
SR 739 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Lylian "Randy" Berry, Jr.
SR 740 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mary Frances Edge.
SR 782 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Virgil Lee Norrell, Sr.
SR 783 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Bobbie Lucille Epperson Kilpatrick.
SR 784 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the dedication of Forest Hill Memorial Park.
SR 785 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Dominic J. Yurk for his achievements.
SR 786 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Frances June Ginsberg Klotzman.
SR 787 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Michael Joseph Costello for his service to his country.
SR 855 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Philip Johnson.
SR 856 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Walter Christensen.
SR 857 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Paulie Ayala for receiving the 2013 Believing in Youth Award.
SR 858 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Richard Crummel on the occasion of his retirement.
SR 859 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Carroll Wright Collins.
SR 860 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harold Raley Dunn.
SR 861 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Edward Keith Averitte.
SR 862 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Eastern Hills High School Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps Highlanders.
SR 990 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of O. G. "Pete" Richardson.
SR 991 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Arlene and Richard E. Young on the occasion of their 75th birthdays.
SR 992 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Fort Worth Public Library Foundation on the occasion of its 20th anniversary.
SR 993 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bob, Sharon, Tom, and Gladys Schieffer for their achievements.
SR 994 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Joyce Ann Milke Boll.
SR 995 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Colleyville Police Department on the occasion of its 40th anniversary.
SR 996 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Texas Christian University Community Scholars Program.
SR 997 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Meacham International Airport of Fort Worth for being named the 2013 Reliever Airport of the Year.
SR 1086 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harvey Lavan "Van" Cliburn, Jr.
SR 1087 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the occasion of the groundbreaking at the Texas Rangers Miracle League Field in Southlake.
SR 1088 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Ruby Jo Halden.
83rd 1st Called Session
SB 45 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to the use of certain funds to finance the instructional facilities allotment and the existing debt allotment of public schools.
SJR 9 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the transfer of certain general revenue to the state highway fund, the foundation school fund, and the economic stabilization fund and to authorize the payment from the state highway fund of the principal and interest on certain highway improvement bonds.
SR 11 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Morton House on the occasion of his retirement.
SR 12 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Bransford Elementary School participants in the Green Thumbs for Giving project.
SR 13 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Mary Byron Sanders Moore on the occasion of her 100th birthday.
SR 14 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Janet Tucker.
SR 15 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sister Martin Joseph Jones.
SR 16 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bill Arnold for receiving the 2013 Bayard H. Friedman HERO Award.
SR 17 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harry Leon McBeth.
SR 18 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the South East Arlington Property Owners and Paloma Resources on their scholarship iniative.
SR 19 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Will Johnson for receiving the 2013 Gary P. Hayes Memorial Award.
SR 20 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the students of Arlington Heights High School for their efforts to advance literacy.
SR 21 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Joe Frederick Kraatz.
SR 22 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Dorothy Reddrick Rios.
SR 23 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Robert Lee Powell.
SR 24 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Doris Rodgers Watson.
SR 41 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Fred Parker for receiving a 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award.
SR 42 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Roman Soto Mercado.
SR 43 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Leoncio Jimenez.
SR 45 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Henry Edgar Hammack.
SR 50 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Carroll Independent School District for its support of Rachel's Challenge Relay for Life.
SR 51 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Margie Peschel for her support of cancer prevention.
SR 52 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Golda Mae Caston Sykes.
SR 54 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Derek Rodriguez for being accepted into the Gates Millennium Scholars Program.
SR 68 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gleniece A. Robinson for receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award.
SR 70 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Stephen L. Brotherton for being named president of the Texas Medical Association.
SR 73 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Liz Poster on the occasion of her retirement.
SR 76 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mary Ann Walsh McMillan Reaugh.
SR 77 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Gene Durkee.
SR 78 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Paul Nudleman.
SR 84 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Dorothy Thomas South.
SR 85 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jerry Eugene Hames.
SR 96 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Kyle Sulak for his actions during his neighbors' house fire.
SR 97 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sidney Elbert "Bunky" Stout II.
SR 98 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Dov Mandel for his contributions to his community.
SR 99 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Trevon Jones on the occasion of his graduation.
SR 100 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Preston Murdoch Geren, Jr.
SR 127 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Franklyn Potter.
SR 128 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Charles Silmon for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association championship in the 100-meter dash.
SR 129 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Alfonzo "Poncho" Hermosillo.
SR 130 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Geraldine Mae "Gerry" Johnson Trahey Hanley.
SR 131 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Piers Lawrence Depeyster Chance.
SR 132 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of George Riley Barnhart.
83rd 2nd Called Session
SB 28 Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to unlawful employment practices regarding discrimination in payment of compensation.
SR 5 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Kenneth Joseph Pare.
SR 6 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Betty Mattiza Eubanks.
SR 16 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of William Gipson Blackmon, Jr.
SR 17 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the law firm of Kelly Hart and Hallman on receiving the 2012 Spirit of Enterprise Award.
SR 18 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Emily Elizabeth Hanna Bintliff.
SR 19 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jean Webb.
SR 20 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Sandra Medina for directing the Mobile Recreation Summer Day Camp.
SR 25 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harry Chester Powell, Jr.
SR 72 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sandra Kaye Corder Bell.
SR 73 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Brian Jennings.
SR 99 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing John Allen Chalk for receiving the 2013 Blackstone Award.
SR 100 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Sabino M. Vasquez.
SR 101 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Robert Wingate, Sr.
SR 102 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Gerald Driscoll Flanagan.
SR 103 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Leah Elizabeth Flowers.
SR 104 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Delia Ellen Kerr Unger.
SR 105 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Robert Allen Knowles for his career in law enforcement.
83rd 3rd Called Session
SR 3 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Martha Lee Frazar Woolf.
SR 7 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Carmen Sotello Gonzalez.
SR 8 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the North Side High School Mariachi Espuelas de Plata.
82nd Regular Session
SB 102 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to allocation of certain money in the Texas emissions reduction plan fund to air quality monitoring activities.
SB 103 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the installation, maintenance, operation, and relocation of wastewater pipeline facilities.
SB 104 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the release into the air of natural gas and associated vapors from a gas well.
SB 105 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a restriction on the formation into which certain commercial disposal wells permitted by the Railroad Commission of Texas may inject oil and gas waste.
SB 106 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to condemnation of municipal property for, and municipal regulation of, pipeline operations.
SB 107 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the detection and repair of natural gas pipeline leakages.
SB 108 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to a customer's right to choose a retail electric provider in the deregulated electric market.
SB 109 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to benefits and protections for residential electric customers.
SB 110 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to ethics and accountability of certain public employees, public officers, political contributors, state contractors, and grant recipients; providing penalties.
SB 111 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to regulation of property and casualty insurance rates.
SB 112 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to public school finance and certain limitations on the ad valorem tax rate of a school district.
SB 113 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the effect of a delay by the State Board for Educator Certification in renewing an educator's certification.
SB 114 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the expansion of the financial literacy pilot program in public schools.
SB 242 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools.
SB 245 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools.
SB 253 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the regulation of activities with respect to certain extensions of consumer credit.
SB 254 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the extension of consumer credit to certain members of the Texas National Guard and armed forces of the United States and their dependents; providing a penalty.
SB 276 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to a rescission period for annuity contracts.
SB 277 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the preparation of case records of children discharged from foster care.
SB 278 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the personal needs allowance for certain Medicaid recipients who are residents of long-term care facilities.
SB 279 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to inclusion of pets and other companion animals in protective orders; providing a penalty.
SB 280 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to unlawful employment practices regarding discrimination in payment of compensation.
SB 343 Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the administrative fee charged for the collection of an unpaid toll.
SB 504 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to discounted utility rates for school districts.
SB 531 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local law enforcement agencies to establish a checkpoint on a highway or street to determine whether persons are driving while intoxicated.
SB 532 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to a study by the Department of Family and Protective Services regarding establishing a system to identify children born to certain parents.
SB 533 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the minimum standards for the certifications of sexual assault training programs and sexual assault nurse examiners and for certification renewal by those entities.
SB 534 Last Action: Committee report printed and distributed
Caption: Relating to the designation of State Highway 121 in Tarrant and Johnson Counties as the Chisholm Trail Parkway.
SB 535 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the persons who may be prosecuted for improper relationship between educator and student.
SB 536 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of certain discipline management practices or behavior management techniques by peace officers employed or commissioned by school districts.
SB 556 Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to a highway maintenance fee imposed in connection with the operation of overweight vehicles or vehicle combinations.
SB 586 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to proof that is acceptable for identifying individuals acknowledging written instruments.
SB 627 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the participation by certain taxing units in tax increment financing and the payment of tax increments into the tax increment fund for a reinvestment zone.
SB 745 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the regulation of saltwater pipelines by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
SB 746 Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to membership of the state continuing advisory committee for special education services.
SB 769 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the penalty for certain intoxication assaults.
SB 770 Last Action: Referred to Administration
Caption: Relating to designating April as Water Safety Awareness Month.
SB 771 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to swimming pool safety alarms for certain single-family homes; providing a civil penalty.
SB 772 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the use of a tracer substance in performing a hydraulic fracturing treatment operation.
SB 814 Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to the deposit and use of certain revenue received by the Texas Department of Transportation and metropolitan planning organizations from certain transportation projects or systems.
SB 948 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the requirement that electric utilities offer a standard retail service package on a standard form with standard terms to a customer.
SB 950 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to retail electric provider customer choice information.
SB 951 Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to the registration and compulsory inspection of certain street rods and custom vehicles.
SB 952 Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the use of electronic means for the delivery of ad valorem tax bills to certain property owners and agents.
SB 1013 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the contents of the sex offender registration form and to information included in the sex offender database maintained by the Department of Public Safety.
SB 1014 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the discharge of a prisoner from a county jail.
SB 1015 Last Action: Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
Caption: Relating to reporting on the operation and status of veterans homes operated in this state.
SB 1016 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the use of a checklist during the investigation of abuse or neglect at nursing homes and related institutions.
SB 1017 Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation.
SB 1018 Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to state actions necessary to maximize federal funding for certain transportation projects and activities in this state.
SB 1049 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of information regarding hydraulic fracturing treatment operations.
SB 1062 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to premium refunds for insurance rates found to be excessive or unfairly discriminatory; providing an administrative penalty.
SB 1063 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the election and qualifications of the commissioner of insurance.
SB 1064 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers; providing administrative penalties.
SB 1107 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education.
SB 1108 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 1344 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the dedication of certain unclaimed state lottery prize money to support education.
SB 1345 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the crediting of appropriated funds from the collection of taxes imposed on the sale of sporting goods.
SB 1346 Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to the deposit of fees for oversize and overweight vehicle permits in the state highway fund.
SB 1561 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to state agency purchasing.
SB 1633 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the adoption of rules by the Railroad Commission of Texas regulating the exploration for and production of natural gas in the unincorporated areas of certain counties.
SB 1634 Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the sealing of the records of juveniles who are the victims of human trafficking and have been adjudicated to have engaged in certain delinquent conduct.
SB 1635 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to contributions to the fund for veterans' assistance.
SB 1636 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the collection, analysis, and preservation of sexual assault or DNA evidence.
SB 1637 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to assisting foster children in obtaining and understanding the child's credit report.
SB 1638 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the exception of certain personal information from required disclosure under the public information law.
SB 1639 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to certain exceptions and permits granted by the Railroad Commission.
SB 1640 Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to payment by the Benbrook Water Authority for certain damages caused by the authority's operation of a sanitary sewer system.
SB 1641 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the location for conducting certain hearings of the Railroad Commission of Texas.
SB 1642 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to transferring primary authority for the adoption of the public school curriculum and textbooks from the State Board of Education to the commissioner of education.
SB 1739 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of the fund for veterans' assistance.
SB 1862 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to certain extensions of credit to consumers.
SB 1863 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain brewers and manufacturers to conduct tours of their premises after which beer or ale is provided to ultimate consumers for off-premises consumption.
SB 1864 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the awarding of contracts by the Texas Department of Transportation to private sector providers.
SB 1865 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to contract award considerations by certain conservation and reclamation districts.
SB 1866 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the selection of providers of professional services by governmental entities.
SB 1868 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for dropout prevention.
SB 1869 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the creation, fines, and funding of the Railroad Commission of Texas operating account.
SB 1870 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the regulation of mineral interest pooling by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
SB 1871 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to a contracted services program for certain students with a severe pervasive developmental disorder or a severe intellectual disability.
SB 1873 Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the creation and funding of the well inspection fund.
SJR 38 Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment limiting the uses of revenue from motor vehicle registration fees, taxes on motor fuels and lubricants, and certain revenue received from the federal government.
SR 11 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jillian Smith of Arlington.
SR 13 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bradford S. Wheeler for his contributions to this country.
SR 14 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Carrie A. Pyle Wheeler for her accomplishments in the field of education.
SR 20 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gayle S. Ayers for her contributions to the field of commercial real estate.
SR 49 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Master Sergeant Richard Ruffert on his service to our nation.
SR 80 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing James Cash, Jr., for his career as a leader in academia and business.
SR 180 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Ryan Place Addition of Fort Worth on the occasion of the neighborhood's 100th anniversary.
SR 223 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Sarah Fullenwider on being named city attorney for the City of Fort Worth.
SR 284 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing David Yett on the occasion of his retirement as city attorney for the City of Fort Worth.
SR 285 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Phillip Baker for being selected for a Liberty Mutual Firemark Award by Liberty Mutual Insurance.
SR 303 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gary Fischer on the occasion of his retirement from the Keller Police Department.
SR 304 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming Nigerian writer Chike Momah to the State Capitol and recognizing him for his literary achievements.
SR 337 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of the life of Nikolas Coltan Evans.
SR 414 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming the Texas Christian University Student Government Association to the State Capitol.
SR 419 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Texas Christian University rifle team on winning the 2010 National Collegiate Athletic Association national title.
SR 420 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Texas Christian University baseball team on its outstanding 2010 season.
SR 436 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Williams-Pyro, Incorporated, on being named the winner of the United States Small Business Administration's Tibbetts Award.
SR 465 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Kids Who Care, Incorporated, on the occasion of its visit to the State Capitol on March 16, 2011.
SR 496 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Ron Tyler on the occasion of his retirement as director of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.
SR 497 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jung-Chih Chiao on receiving the 2011 Edith and Peter O'Donnell Award in Engineering from The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas.
SR 553 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Barrett Martin Havran.
SR 635 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Victoria and Bernie Scheffler on the birth of their son, Roman Victor Alan Scheffler.
SR 799 Last Action: Printed in full
Caption: In memory of Nicolis Terrel Williams of Sugar Land.
SR 800 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Patrick M. Walker for receiving the Barbara Jordan Media Award for print news.
SR 810 Last Action: Printed in full
Caption: In memory of Jean Moffett Dendy.
SR 811 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Allyson L. Sekerke on the occasion of her high school graduation.
SR 812 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Thomasene Sweeney Norton of Itasca for her service to her community.
SR 892 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce and its PATHS Forward leadership development program.
SR 992 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Commercial Real Estate Women Network for its advocacy on behalf of professional women in Fort Worth.
SR 1005 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the South Hemphill Heights Neighborhood Association on the occasion of its 22nd anniversary.
SR 1125 Last Action: Again read
Caption: Recognizing John F. Carter for his entrepreneurial success.
SR 1172 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Fred Chase, Sr., for his military service and his career.
SR 1178 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Cornell Dupree, Jr., of Fort Worth.
SR 1233 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing John "Jason" Bonds on the occasion of his graduation from the United States Military Academy at West Point.
SR 1234 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Tiné Valencic for winning the 2011 National Geographic Bee.
SR 1235 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gregory S. Smith for his service to his community.
SR 1236 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Fort Worth Commercial Real Estate Women, Incorporated.
SR 1237 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Fred M. Willoughby and Terri Elizabeth Watson Willoughby for their service to their community.
SR 1239 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Melody Johnson on the occasion of her retirement as superintendent of the Fort Worth Independent School District.
82nd 1st Called Session
SR 109 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Brad Bradley for his civic involvement.
SR 110 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the City of Crowley on the occasion of its 60th anniversary.
SR 116 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the City of Fort Worth for being named an All-America City for the third time.
81st Regular Session
SB 575 Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the time for dissolution of crime control and prevention districts and to certain taxes imposed by such districts or by fire control, prevention, and emergency medical services districts.
SB 576 Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the implementation of a project plan or financing plan for a reinvestment zone under the Tax Increment Financing Act and the granting of exemptions from ad valorem taxes imposed on real property in a reinvestment zone under that Act.
SB 630 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to utility bill payment protection for elderly or disabled persons.
SB 631 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a loan incentive program to promote energy efficiency in apartment buildings.
SB 686 Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the installation, maintenance, or operation of natural gas pipelines on state highways and highway and county road rights-of-way.
SB 752 Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to a restriction on the formation in which certain commercial disposal wells permitted by the Railroad Commission of Texas may inject oil and gas waste.
SB 753 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the waiting period for eligibility for benefits under the Texas Employees Group Benefits Act.
SB 754 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the sale of ale and malt liquor by brewer's permit holders.
SB 760 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a pilot test of an advanced control technology for the reduction of nitrogen oxides emissions.
SB 810 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the personal needs allowance for certain Medicaid recipients who are residents of long-term care facilities.
SB 819 Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of certain first-time students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education.
SB 878 Last Action: Referred to Economic Development
Caption: Relating to use of the money from the Texas enterprise fund to promote renewable energy technology.
SB 902 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the release into the air of natural gas and associated vapors from a gas well.
SB 905 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the date on which eligibility for benefits begins under certain programs for governmental employees and retirees.
SB 983 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to providing certain documents and training to children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
SB 984 Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of a court to conduct placement review hearings for a child in the managing conservatorship of the state after the child's 18th birthday.
SB 985 Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Caption: Relating to the lodging expenses of certain state emergency services personnel.
SB 986 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to unlawful employment practices regarding discrimination in payment of compensation.
SB 1029 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the guaranteed level of state and local funds for the instructional facilities allotment and the existing debt allotment under the public school finance system.
SB 1154 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of landmen by the Texas Real Estate Commission.
SB 1155 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to certain content requirements for an insurance consumer information website.
SB 1156 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to reporting of medical loss ratios by health benefit plan issuers.
SB 1157 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to a study concerning the collection and use of certain information by certain insurers.
SB 1158 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to regulation of health benefit plan rates.
SB 1233 Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to the use of certain money received by the Texas Department of Transportation from certain transportation projects or systems.
SB 1234 Last Action: Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to the allocation of the distribution of surplus revenue of a toll project or system.
SB 1235 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the sale and use of unregistered vehicles, including the issuance and use of temporary tags on vehicles.
SB 1285 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the interest and fees that may be charged for certain consumer loans; providing a criminal penalty.
SB 1346 Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to limitations on increases in the total amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education.
SB 1466 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the procurement of certain cement by the Texas Department of Transportation.
SB 1467 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to governmental agency contracts that involve the production of cement.
SB 1468 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to notice of expiration and price change in retail electric service contracts.
SB 1469 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the redemption of real property sold at an ad valorem tax sale.
SB 1480 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to regulation of electric generation capacity ownership in the electric power market.
SB 1481 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to energy aggregation by political subdivisions.
SB 1482 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the development and implementation of a wholesale market structure for ERCOT.
SB 1568 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to lapsed teacher certification due to a delay in agency processing.
SB 1611 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the cancellation of a health benefit plan on the basis of misrepresentation or a preexisting condition; providing penalties.
SB 1956 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to audio recordings of certain grievance proceedings or meetings by school district employees.
SB 2065 Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to proof that is acceptable for identifying individuals acknowledging written instruments.
SB 2066 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the place for the convening of a county convention.
SB 2067 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to access to precinct conventions by the elderly and persons with physical disabilities.
SB 2068 Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Kennedale TownCenter Development District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
SB 2069 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the right of certain municipalities to maintain local control over wages, hours, and other terms and conditions of employment.
SB 2085 Last Action: Effective on 9/1/09
Caption: Relating to the offense of unlawful use of public funds for political advertising by a political subdivision.
SB 2086 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the essential high school program and to the curriculum requirements for the recommended and advanced public high school programs.
SB 2087 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to sanctions available for certain academically unacceptable campuses.
SB 2128 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to fixed price contracts for residential retail electric service.
SB 2129 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the certification of retail electric providers.
SB 2130 Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to providers of last resort.
SB 2131 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the regulation of credit services organizations.
SB 2132 Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the election and qualifications of the commissioner of insurance.
SB 2401 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to detecting and repairing leakage from natural gas pipelines.
SB 2402 Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate the exploration for and development and production of natural gas; providing a penalty.
SB 2403 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to making a voluntary contribution to the fund for veterans' assistance when registering a motor vehicle.
SB 2430 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to public school finance and certain limitations on the ad valorem tax rate of a school district.
SB 2431 Last Action: Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to excellence exemptions available to school districts.
SB 2432 Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the application to political subdivisions of this state of the law governing pooling of mineral interests.
SB 2433 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to condemnation of municipal property for and municipal regulation of pipeline operations.
SB 2434 Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the appointment of guardians ad litem in suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
SB 2588 Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to certain protections for customers in the restructured electric services market.
SJR 52 Last Action: Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature by general law to permit counties to assess and collect a local motor fuels tax and an additional vehicle registration fee to be used for mobility improvement projects.
SR 162 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Arlington High School Colt Chorale for earning a place at the Texas Music Educators Association Clinic and Convention.
SR 163 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Julius L. Jackson, Jr., of Fort Worth on the occasion of his 50th birthday.
SR 164 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming the Tax Assessor-Collectors Association of Texas to the State Capitol.
SR 370 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jo LeRue Todd for her contributions to the field of education.
SR 425 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Rahr & Sons Brewing in Fort Worth for winning a national grand champion prize for Scottish-style ale.
SR 439 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Riley Reidmiller of Mansfield for earning a place in the NASA High School Aerospace Scholars program.
SR 440 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Jose Chavez of Fort Worth for earning a place in the NASA High School Aerospace Scholars program.
SR 441 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Boris Dostinov of Fort Worth for earning a place in the NASA High School Aerospace Scholars program.
SR 447 Last Action: Referred to Finance
Caption: Expressing intent that funds provided to the State of Texas by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act be spent, as far as practicable, on domestic goods, materials, and services.
SR 448 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Extending condolences to the staff of the Fort Worth Zoo on the occasion of the death of Kambula the gorilla.
SR 449 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of George Allen Crowley.
SR 450 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of David John Barker of Fort Worth.
SR 451 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jack Quarles Whitley of Burleson.
SR 452 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James "Buck" Hubbard of Granbury.
SR 453 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Chess Club of Lake Country Christian School in Fort Worth for its success in the Region II tournament.
SR 468 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Becky Moeller for being elected president of the Southern Region of the AFL-CIO.
SR 491 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing El Mariachi Tejano de Sam Houston for its contributions to the Arlington community.
SR 492 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Chris Miller for his success in the 2009 Texas Academic Decathlon.
SR 511 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the MillerCoors Brewing Company of Fort Worth for receiving the Pro Patria Award from the Texas Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.
SR 512 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company of Fort Worth for receiving the Prominence Award from the Texas Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.
SR 528 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing William M. Jordan of Fort Worth on the occasion of his retirement from the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders.
SR 529 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Truevine Missionary Baptist Church in Fort Worth for participating in the American Heart Association's Search Your Heart program.
SR 543 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 31, 2009, as REALTOR Appreciation Day at the State Capitol.
SR 546 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems on the occasion of its 20th annual conference.
SR 549 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Chosen Vessel Cathedral in Fort Worth on the occasion of the dedication of its Community Life and Learning Center.
SR 591 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Harold Patterson of Arlington.
SR 636 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Wanda Collins of Arlington on the occasion of her 85th birthday.
SR 644 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jennifer and Mac Engel on the occasion of the birth of their daughter, Vivian McRae Engel.
SR 816 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 4, 2009, as Architect Appreciation Day at the State Capitol.
SR 849 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Chris and Diann Stadler for having the Big Greene Tree designated as a Fort Worth Heritage Tree.
SR 891 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing PATHS Forward in Tarrant County.
SR 984 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Joe Hidrogo for establishing Round 1 Boxing Gym in Fort Worth.
SR 990 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Judi V. Bishop for her contributions to the YWCA of Fort Worth & Tarrant County.
SR 991 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bonnie Mae Clayton on the occasion of the Foster family reunion.
SR 992 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Eva Lee Foster-Stout on the occasion of the Foster family reunion.
SR 993 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing J. D. Foster on the occasion of the Foster family reunion.
SR 995 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing June 7 through 13, 2009, as 9-1-1 for Kids Education Week.
81st 1st Called Session
SR 15 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Kenneth Obinna Ekeh and Melanie Desiree Ekeh on the birth of their daughter, Meadow Adaugo Ekeh.
SR 27 Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Gabriella Ahbee Orton for winning first place in the National Braille Challenge.