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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 534 65-0 (1977) Author: Hall, Anthony Relating to the requirement of certain provisions in construction contracts, and subcontracts of construction contracts, to which the State Building Commission is a party. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 1370 65-0 (1977) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe Relating to abolishing the State Building Commission; transferring the powers and duties of the State Building Commission to the State Board of Control; abolishing the State Building Fund and transferring the State Building Fund to the general revenue fund. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 759 65-0 (1977) Author: McKnight, Peyton
Sponsor: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Relating to abolition of the State Building Commission and State Building Fund and transfer of the commission's powers and duties to the State Board of Control; making provision for transfer of certain records, property, and personnel and transfer of unexpended and unappropriated funds to a special fund to be used for certain purposes; providing for development of future construction plans. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 863 65-0 (1977) Author: McKnight, Peyton Relating to the transfer of the State Building Commission's statutory powers and duties to the State Board of Control. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 516 64-0 (1975) Author: Sherman, Max
Sponsor: Mankins, Jimmy
Relating to energy conservation in certain buildings and the responsibility and duties of the State Building Commission, the Governor's Energy Advisory Council, and other state agencies, commissions, and institutions; relating to energy conservation standards in buildings in home-rule cities. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
90 day bill
HB 270 62-0 (1971) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to materials specifications in construction and remodeling contracts entered into by the State Building Commission.
HCR 78 62-0 (1971) Author: Cavness, Don Concerning parking area and building access on the Capitol Grounds primarily for handicapped and disabled citizens.
HR 48 62-0 (1971) Author: McAlister, R.B. Concerning future construction and renovation in the Capitol and its environs.
HR 534 62-0 (1971) Author: Lombardino, Frank | et. al. Requesting the State Building Commission to prepare a project analysis for the construction of a state office building in Bexar County.
SCR 50 62-0 (1971) Author: Jordan, Barbara Requesting and authorizing State Building Commission to create a parking area primarily for the handicapped.
SCR 53 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Authorizing the Parks and Wildlife Department to investigate feasibility of locating its offices at McKinney Falls State Park.
HR 9 62-3 (1972) Author: Swanson, Bill T. Requesting the State Building Commission to prepare a project analysis for a state laboratory building in Harris County.
HR 10 62-3 (1972) Author: Swanson, Bill T. | et. al. Requesting the State Building Commission to prepare a project analysis for the construction of a state office building in Harris County and the necessary funds for the construction.
HR 6 62-4 (1972) Author: Swanson, Bill T. Requesting the State Building Commission to prepare a project analysis for construction of a state laboratory building in Harris County.
HR 7 62-4 (1972) Author: Swanson, Bill T. Requesting a project analysis from the State Building Commission concerning construction of a state office building in Harris County.
HCR 105 61-0 (1969) Author: Williamson, Billy H. Directing the State Building Commission to erect, at no expense to the state and without credit to the donor or donors, a marker with an inscription to the "Tyler Rose."
HJR 15 61-0 (1969) Author: Cavness, Don Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment reconstituting the State Building Commission as a three-member appointive commission.
HCR 13 61-2 (1969) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" | et. al.
Sponsor: Hightower, Jack
Directing the State Building Commission to complete the State Finance Building at the earliest possible time.
HCR 57 60-0 (1967) Author: Armstrong, Robert Landis "Bob" | et. al. Authorizing the State Building Commission to execute agreements for the vacation of city streets and alleys and for relocation of traffic arteries in the Capitol Complex.
SCR 36 60-0 (1967) Author: Herring, Charles Authorizing the State Building Commission to execute agreements for the vacation of city streets and alleys and for relocation of traffic arteries in the Capitol Complex.
HB 37 59-0 (1965) Author: Cavness, Don Relating to methods and procedures for planning, design and construction of State buildings; vesting certain powers and duties in the State Building Commission; providing for an effective date.
HCR 36 59-0 (1965) Author: Grover, Henry Cushing "Hank" | et. al. Directing the State Building Commission to initiate condemnation proceedings on certain land adjacent to the State Capitol grounds, and to continue its policy of constructing buildings that do not obstruct, but enhance the beauty of, the view of the Capitol Building.
HCR 150 59-0 (1965) Author: Jungmichel, Charles H. | et. al. Designating precise boundaries of the Capitol Complex, agreements between the State Building Commission, The Board of Regents of The University of Texas, and the Texas Employment Commission, and the City of Austin, and directing the State Building Commission to develop plans for adequate permanent parking facilities within the Capitol area complex.
HJR 41 59-0 (1965) Author: Cavness, Don Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas reconstituting the membership of the State Building Commission.
SB 154 59-0 (1965) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to methods and procedures for planning, design and construction of State buildings, defining certain terms, providing for applicability of this Act, and vesting certain powers and duties in the State Building Commission.
SB 391 59-0 (1965) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to reconstituting the membership of the State Building Commission and adding the Lieutenant Governor to the State Building Commission in place of the Chairman of the Board of Control.
SCR 57 59-0 (1965) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Directing the State Building Commission to convert the former Walton Building site into a temporary parking lot while the Legislature in session.
HCR 9 59-1 (1966) Author: Mutscher, Gus F. Directing the State Board of Control, in cooperation with the State Building Commission and the Texas State Historical Survey Committee, to erect two Confederate Memorial Information Markers on the "Texas Secession Convention" and "Confederate Texas Legislatures" at suitable locations on the Capitol grounds.
SCR 68 58-0 (1963) Authorizing the State Building Commission to erect on the Capitol Grounds in Austin, a suitable marker telling the story of the Texas Secession Convention and the part played by Texas in the Confederate States Government.
HB 601 57-0 (1961) Author: Johnson, Jake Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to locate and purchase land in the City of San Antonio, Texas, on which to construct a State Office Building.
SB 44 56-0 (1959) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to locate and purchase land in any of the cities of Texas to construct State Office Buildings and adjoining parking lots where such are deemed necessary to house State Departments and Agencies in said cities.
HB 429 55-0 (1957) Author: Russell, Jr., Raymond R. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to locate, construct and equip a building for the State Library and State Archives.
HB 731 55-0 (1957) Author: Jones, Obie | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to enter into a contract with The First Baptist Church of Austin, Texas, for the sale and purchase of certain lands in Austin, Travis County, Texas, and to effectuate such sale and purchase.
HB 813 55-0 (1957) Author: Sanders, Jr., Harold Barefoot Relating to providing for the acquisition of certain lands, buildings and structures; providing for the construction of buildings, structures and other permanent improvements, equipping, operating and maintaining such buildings.
HB 834 55-0 (1957) Author: Schwartz, Walter C. Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to expend funds appropriated for location and erection of markers, monuments and memorials commemorating historical events and incidental purposes directing the Texas State Historical Survey Committee to advise and assist the Commission; making an appropriation.
HB 862 55-0 (1957) Author: McGregor, Frank Bobbitt | et. al. Relating to amending the State Building Commission Act by requiring additional qualifications of the Executive Director and Engineer of the State Building Commission.
SB 316 55-0 (1957) Author: Roberts, Herbert Ray Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to lease existing buildings situated on property acquired prior to the effective date of this Act by the State Building Commission.
SB 349 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to enter into a contract with The First Baptist Church of Austin, Texas, for the sale and purchase of certain lands in Austin, Travis County, Texas.
SB 397 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to permitting the State Building Commission to acquire the Knights of Columbus Hall in Austin, Travis County, Texas; making an appropriation.
SB 409 55-0 (1957) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to locate, construct and equip a building for the State Library and State archives.
SB 457 55-0 (1957) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the acquisition of certain land by the State Building Commission after January 1, 1958 by condemnation.
HB 15 55-1 (1957) Author: Lee, John Ruskin | et. al. Relating to providing for a State Insurance Building; appropriating to the State Building Commission One Million, Seven Hundred and Fifty Thousand Dollars ($1,750,000) from unexpended balances on hand in special funds credited to the State Board of Insurance on October 31, 1957, and revenue received thereafter by the State Board of Insurance during the period ending October 31, 1959, from any sources which are in excess of existing appropriations.
SB 8 55-1 (1957) Author: Owen, III, Frank Relating to providing for a State Insurance Building; fixing limit on an existing indefinite appropriation; vesting authority in the State Building Commission to select and acquire a building site with advice of a Legislative Committee; providing severability.
HB 8 54-0 (1955) Author: Talasek, Reuben Daniel "Rip" Relating to authorizing and directing the Board for Texas State Hospital and Special Schools to set apart surplus real property owned by the various State Hospitals and Special Schools; authorizing the State Building Commission to sell such land; providing for a notice for bids; providing for receiving of bids; providing for acceptance of bids and execution of necessary deeds to highest bidder.
HB 214 54-0 (1955) Author: Chambers, William R. "Bill" Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to take the necessary action to implement the relevant section of the Constitution of the State of Texas; defining such Commission's organization, authority, and duties; providing for choice of sites, and construction of the State Supreme Court Building, State Office Building, and memorials authorized by the Constitution; making an appropriation from the State Building Fund to finance organization and operation of the State Building Commission and the planning, design, purchase of site, and construction and equipping of buildings and memorials authorized by the Constitution.
HB 641 54-0 (1955) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to appropriating a certain amount of money out of the State Building Fund to the State Building Commission for erection of a memorial at the Vicksburg battlefield in Mississippi to the Texans who served in the Armed Forces of the Confederate States of America.
HB 779 54-0 (1955) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to declaring the State Building Commission created by the Constitution of Texas to be a State agency for the purpose of performing the governmental functions outlined therein; providing for the selection and tenure of a Chairman of the Commission; empowering the Commission to promulgate all necessary rules and regulations for the administration of this Act and authorizing and empowering the Commission to acquire real and personal property, sell, salvage and dispose of any property in Travis County unsuitable for State building purposes owned or acquired by the State, modernize, remodel, build and equip buildings for State purposes of this Act provided that proceeds realized from the disposition of such property shall go into the State Building Fund; providing that the Commission shall keep available sufficient monies to meet current expenditures; making appropriations for the acquisition of sites and construction of the Supreme Court Building and the State Office Building, compensation and other operating expenses of the Commission until August 31, 1955, for the purpose of entering into contracts, for the purpose of erecting suitable memorials to the Heroes of the Texas War for Independence and for the expenses incurred in investigating and planning the monument to be erected in Vicksburg National Military Park; providing a saving clause.
SB 134 54-0 (1955) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to declaring the State Building Commission to be a State agency for the purpose of performing the governmental functions outlined therein, with powers of eminent domain, and empowering the Commission to promulgate all necessary rules and regulations for the administration of this Act; providing a severability clause.
SJR 10 53-0 (1953) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment creating the State Building Commission and the State Building Fund; providing for the surplus in the Confederate Pension Fund to be transferred annually to the State Building Fund; providing for the expenditure of such fund under the direction of the Legislature; providing for the expenditure of a limited amount of the building fund for the erection of memorials under certain conditions and limitations.

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