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[  Session(s): all  Chamber =  Both  Bill Type = all    Subjects =  WATER RESOURCES, TEXAS DEPT. OF ]

Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 2060 69-0 (1985) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to administrative penalties for violation of certain laws, rules, orders, and permits of the Texas Department of Water Resources. House: Natural Resources Referred to subcommittee
HCR 53 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Granting Cecil Middleton permission to sue the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Filed w/o the Governor's signature
SB 1481 69-0 (1985) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Water Resources to make certain information available to the public. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SCR 121 69-0 (1985) Author: Sharp, John
Sponsor: Saunders, Robert
Directing to the Texas Department of Water Resources and the Texas Water Commission to comply with the recommendations of the Governor's Select Committee on Water Quality Standards for the Colorado River. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Signed by the Governor
SCR 183 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl Directing that an interagency working committee be formed to promote protection of public health and the environment. Senate: Administration, Special Received from the Senate
HB 1585 68-0 (1983) Author: Craddick, Tom
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Relating to the jurisdiction, powers, and duties of and the enforcement by the Texas Department of Water Resources; providing criminal offenses; and providing penalties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Record vote
HCR 88 68-0 (1983) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Requesting President Ronald Reagan to request the Environmental Protection Agency to expedite the release of planned removal funding for the clean-up of the Fuhrmann Energy hazardous-waste site in Houston. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Signed by the Governor
HCR 268 68-0 (1983) Author: Stiles, Mark
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Directing the Department of Water Resources and the Air Control Board to give careful consideration before permitting hazardous waste disposal in flood prone areas. Senate: Administration, Special Signed by the Governor
SB 70 68-0 (1983) Author: Leedom, John Relating to fees charged by the Texas Department of Water Resources. Senate: State Affairs No action taken
SB 286 68-0 (1983) Author: Vale, Bob Relating to the executive director of the Texas Department of Water Resources; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Natural Resources Postponed
SB 884 68-0 (1983) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to the definition of water and sewer utilities and to their regulation; to the jurisdiction, powers and duties, and qualifications of members of the Texas Water Commission; to the jurisdiction and powers of municipalities and the Texas Department of Water Resources and its executive director; to the powers and duties of the general counsel; to rules and considerations for fixing or changing rates and for issuance of certificates of convenience and necessity; providing for hearings and for judicial review; providing for certain assessments and fees; providing enforcement procedures and penalties; repealing confliction laws. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HCR 31 68-2 (1984) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Granting Sandra Fitzpatrick permission to sue the State of Texas and the Texas Department of Water Resources. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration, Special
Signed by the Governor
HB 1885 66-0 (1979) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the office of public interest in the Texas Department of Water Resources. House: Natural Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Removed from local and uncontested calendar
HCR 211 66-0 (1979) Author: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
Granting Elkins Lake Municipal Utility Dist. et al. permission to sue the state. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SB 863 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the office of public interest advocate of the Texas Department of Water Resources. Senate: Human Resources Referred to Committee on Human Resources
SCR 90 66-0 (1979) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Granting Elkins Lake Municipal Utility District, et al., permission to sue the state. Senate: Administration Ordered not printed
HB 1981 65-0 (1977) Author: Close, G.R. "Bob" Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, and operations of the Texas Department of Water Resources; providing penalties. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
SB 1139 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Close, G.R. "Bob"
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, and operations of the Texas Department of Water Resources; providing penalties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
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