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HB 53  
Romero, Ramon(D) Relating to settlement of claims and actions against a governmental unit.
Companions:
SB 1463 Huffman, Joan (Identical)
  3-20-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew
Bill History: 03-14-17 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 101  
Craddick, Tom(R) Relating to the development of and contracting for reclaimed water facilities in certain municipalities.
Companions:
SB 675 Seliger, Kel (Identical)
  2-15-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture, Water, and Rural Affairs
Track Name(s): Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-21-17 H Set on the House Calendar


HB 151  
Simmons, Ron(R) Relating to a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds or other debt.
Companions:
HB 1283 Simmons, Ron (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): Burleson, Jack, John, Charles, Steve Patmon, David Lancaster Alert (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Elections


HB 153  
Schaefer, Matt(R) Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate occupations.
Companions:
HB 3713 Schaefer, Matt (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy, David Lancaster Alert (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-15-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Urban Affairs


HB 167  
Bell, Cecil(R) Relating to a limitation on the maximum appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes of 105 percent of the appraised value of the property for the preceding tax year.
Companions:
HB 1884 Pena, Gilbert (F) (Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 2041 Bell, Cecil (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, David Lancaster Alert (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-14-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means


HB 171  
Dutton, Harold(D) Relating to certain facilities transactions between school districts and charter schools.
Companions:
HB 1728 Dutton, Harold (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 02-14-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education


HB 173  
Lucio III, Eddie(D) Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain rainwater harvesting.
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, High Priority (Support)
Bill History: 02-14-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Natural Resources


HB 212  
Springer, Drew(R) Relating to elections for the authorization of certain political subdivisions to issue bonds.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Elections


HB 286  
Rinaldi, Matt(R) Relating to the repeal of provisions requiring school districts to reduce their wealth per student to the equalized wealth level.
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, David Lancaster Alert (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education


HB 295  
Walle, Amando(D) Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties.
Track Name(s): Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs


HB 299  
Larson, Lyle(R) Relating to municipal annexation.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce
Bill History: 02-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Land and Resource Management


HB 442  
Martinez, Armando(D) Relating to the online publication of home addresses of certain occupational license holders.
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-20-17 H Committee action pending Licensing and Administrative Procedures


HB 462  
Dale, Tony(R) Relating to a report on legislation that includes a grant of rulemaking authority and rules adopted under that authority.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, David Lancaster Alert (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Government Transparency and Operation


HB 468  
Longoria, Oscar(D) Relating to a restriction on certain accommodations in accessible hotel and motel guest rooms.
Track Name(s): Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz
Bill History: 02-16-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry


HB 476  
Reynolds, Ron(D) Relating to the preference given by state agencies for certain goods and services produced or offered by small businesses.
Track Name(s): Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Economic and Small Business Development


HB 501  
Capriglione, Giovanni(R) Relating to the disclosure of certain contracts, services, and compensation in personal financial statements filed by public officers and candidates.
Companions:
SB 501 Taylor, Van (Identical)
  3- 7-17 H Referred to House Committee on House General Investigating and Ethics
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Committee action pending House General Investigating and Ethics


HB 538  
Metcalf, Will(R) Relating to the use of certain surplus state revenue to provide for a rebate of state franchise taxes.
Companions:
HB 1134 Metcalf, Will (F) (Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 331 Creighton, Brandon (F) (Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 131 Creighton, Brandon (Identical)
  1-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance
Track Name(s): Franchise Tax (Neutral)
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Appropriations


HB 548  
Deshotel, Joe(D) Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information regarding applicants for employment.
Companions:
HB 1720 Deshotel, Joe (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): Practice
Bill History: 03-20-17 H Committee action pending House Business and Industry


HB 552  
White, James(R) Relating to the regulation of occupations by this state.
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, John, Charles, Steve Patmon, David Lancaster Alert (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures


HB 579  
Turner, Chris(D) Relating to notice of certain state agency contract cost that exceeds the amount of the contract.
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Appropriations


HB 656  
Minjarez, Ina(D) Relating to employment leave for certain family or medical obligations.
Track Name(s): Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry


HB 718  
Wu, Gene(D) Relating to family care leave for certain employees.
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry


HB 784  
Zedler, Bill(R) Relating to attorney general approval of a state agency action for a declaratory judgment against another state agency.
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 02-27-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 786  
VanDeaver, Gary(R) Relating to the prohibition of certain employment discrimination regarding an employee who is a volunteer emergency responder.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Committee action pending House Business and Industry


HB 792  
Capriglione, Giovanni(R) Relating to the exception from disclosure under the public information law for information related to competition or bidding.
Companions:
SB 407 Watson, Kirk (Identical)
  3-20-17 S Reported from committee as substituted Senate Business and Commerce
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, David Lancaster, Steve Patmon, Regulatory - State
Bill History: 03-06-17 H Rereferred to Committee on House Government Transparency and Operation


HB 793  
Capriglione, Giovanni(R) Relating to the definition of a governmental body for the purposes of the public information law.
Companions:
SB 408 Watson, Kirk (Identical)
  3-20-17 S Reported from committee as substituted Senate Business and Commerce
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, David Lancaster, Regulatory - State
Bill History: 02-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Government Transparency and Operation


HB 798  
Capriglione, Giovanni(R) Relating to education fiscal impact statements for bills and resolutions.
Track Name(s): Fromberg, Randy
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Appropriations


HB 839  
Ortega, Evelina (F)(D) Relating to the availability under the public information law of information contained in a bid or proposal after a contract is executed or awarded.
Companions:
SB 425 Rodriguez, Jose (Identical)
  2- 1-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul (Neutral), John, Charles (Neutral), Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Wilson, Bill (Neutral)
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Government Transparency and Operation


HB 847  
Gonzalez, Mary(D) Relating to the inclusion of school climate in the indicators for evaluating the performance of public schools.
Track Name(s): Meckfessel, Bob (Neutral), Reynolds, Craig (Neutral), ELHI (Neutral)
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education


HB 876  
Turner, Chris(D) Relating to a prohibition against certain forms of employment discrimination by state contractors.
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob
Bill History: 02-28-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 1053  
Meyer, Morgan(R) Relating to statutes of repose for certain claims involving the construction or repair of an improvement to real property or the attachment of equipment to real property.
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Civil Action-Related (Our Package), High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 1120  
Springer, Drew(R) Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to issue a building construction permit or final certificate of occupancy for a building or facility required to meet certain accessibility standards.
Track Name(s): Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Accessibility (Amend-Monitor), High Priority (Amend-Monitor)
Bill History: 02-22-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures


HB 1121  
Springer, Drew(R) Relating to instruction in accessible design in the curriculum for an architecture degree program offered by a public institution of higher education.
Track Name(s): Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill, Accessibility (Amend-Monitor), High Priority (Amend-Monitor)
Bill History: 02-22-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Higher Education


HB 1123  
Springer, Drew(R) Relating to continuing education requirements for architects regarding compliance with the federal Americans with Disabilities Act.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Accessibility (Amend-Monitor), High Priority (Amend-Monitor)
Bill History: 03-20-17 H Committee action pending Licensing and Administrative Procedures


HB 1281  
Reynolds, Ron(D) Relating to historically underutilized businesses and to goods and services purchased by governmental entities.
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs


HB 1290  
Roberts, Kevin (F)(R) Relating to the required repeal of a state agency rule before adoption of a new state agency rule.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, David Lancaster Alert (Oppose)
Bill History: 03-22-17 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. or Adj., JHR 140 - House State Affairs


HB 1295  
Capriglione, Giovanni(R) Relating to the disclosure of interested parties by business entities contracting with governmental entities and state agencies.
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig
Bill History: 03-23-17 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. or Adj., E1.010 - House General Investigating and Ethics


HB 1334  
Isaac, Jason(R) Relating to a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of the portion of the appraised value of a person's property that is attributable to the installation on the property of a rainwater harvesting system.
Companions:
HB 1193 Isaac, Jason (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): High Priority (Support), Sustainability (Support)
Bill History: 02-27-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means


HB 1463  
Smithee, John(R) Relating to procedures for asserting claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Companions:
SB 827 Seliger, Kel (Identical)
  2-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Accessibility (Amend-Monitor), High Priority (Amend-Monitor)
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 1610  
Kuempel, John(R) Relating to the disclosure of interested parties by business entities contracting with governmental entities or state agencies.
Track Name(s): Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz
Bill History: 03-23-17 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. or ADj., E1.010 - House General Investigating and Ethics


HB 1657  
Phelan, Dade(R) Relating to the renewal of a certificate of registration by certain interior designers.
Companions:
SB 2187 West, Royce (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll, High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-06-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures


HB 1759  
Smithee, John(R) Relating to the authority of an independent school district to contract with a county for the design, improvement, or construction of an instructional facility or stadium or other athletic facility.
Companions:
SB 800 Seliger, Kel (Identical)
  2-22-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Education
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig
Bill History: 03-14-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education


HB 1829  
Geren, Charlie(R) Relating to the preservation, maintenance, and improvement of the Capitol and the Capitol grounds.
Track Name(s): Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-21-17 H Reported favorably from committee on House Administration


HB 1844  
Workman, Paul(R) Relating to choice of law and venue for certain construction contracts.
Companions:
SB 807 Creighton, Brandon (Identical)
  2-22-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Civil Action-Related (Our Package), High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 1909  
Villalba, Jason(R) Relating to persons entitled to a mechanic's lien on real property.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry


HB 1931  
Thierry, Shawn (F)(D) Relating to the duties of the State Energy Conservation Office regarding advanced clean energy project grants and loans and the creation of an inclusion task force for the energy industry.
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, John, Charles, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Energy Resources


HB 1933  
Springer, Drew(R) Relating to the uniform election dates for certain political subdivisions.
Companions:
SB 363 Perry, Charles (Identical)
  2- 1-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Elections


HB 2121  
Cyrier, John(R) Relating to damages in certain contract claims against the state.
Companions:
SB 1950 Hughes, Bryan (F) (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Civil Action-Related (Our Package), High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 2128  
Cyrier, John(R) Relating to adjudication of claims arising from certain written contracts with state agencies.
Companions:
SB 1947 Hughes, Bryan (F) (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 2170  
Kacal, Kyle(R) Relating to responsibility for defects in the plans, specifications, or related documents for the construction or repair of an improvement to real property.
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, High Priority (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-21-17 H Filed


HB 2305  
Guillen, Ryan(D) Relating to the operations, communications, and notice procedures of state agencies.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Government Transparency and Operation


HB 2343  
Workman, Paul(R) Relating to prerequisites to asserting certain claims arising from certain construction defects
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Civil Action-Related (Our Package), High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence


HB 2417  
Frullo, John(R) Relating to the composition of the Texas Historical Commission.
Companions:
SB 763 Huffman, Joan (Identical)
  3-14-17 S Committee action pending Senate Natural Resources and Economic Develop
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 02-24-17 H Filed


HB 2457  
Meyer, Morgan(R) Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra
Bill History: 02-27-17 H Filed


HB 2473  
Davis, Sarah(R) Relating to the disclosure by vendors of gifts to certain local government officers and of certain relationships with local government officers.
Track Name(s): Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 02-27-17 H Filed


HB 2516  
Meyer, Morgan(R) Relating to recovery of damages, attorney's fees, and costs related to frivolous regulatory actions by state agencies.
Companions:
HB 3662 Hughes, Bryan (Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 813 Hughes, Bryan (F) (Identical)
  2-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob
Bill History: 02-27-17 H Filed


HB 2535  
Zedler, Bill(R) Relating to the ownership and local regulation of trees and timber.
Companions:
SB 782 Campbell, Donna (Identical)
  2-22-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture, Water, and Rural Affairs
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Steve Patmon, High Priority (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-28-17 H Filed


HB 2594  
Villalba, Jason(R) Relating to the creation of the chancery court and the court of chancery appeals to hear certain cases.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce
Bill History: 03-01-17 H Filed


HB 2668  
Wray, John(R) Relating to a mechanic's or materialman's lien for retained funds under certain construction contracts.
Companions:
SB 2073 Rodriguez, Jose (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, High Priority (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-01-17 H Filed


HB 2721  
Lucio III, Eddie(D) Relating to eligibility requirements for registration as an interior designer.
Companions:
SB 1932 West, Royce (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-02-17 H Filed


HB 2797  
Munoz, Sergio(D) Relating to the authority of a county to use county revenue or incur county debt for certain public works projects.
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-03-17 H Filed


HB 2798  
Farrar, Jessica(D) Relating to the regulation and reuse of wastewater.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-03-17 H Filed


HB 2814  
Oliverson, Tom (F)(R) Relating to the installation and inspection of fire sprinkler protection systems.
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 03-03-17 H Filed


HB 2838  
Geren, Charlie(R) Relating to the deployment of network nodes in public rights-of-way.
Companions:
SB 1004 Hancock, Kelly (Identical)
  3-21-17 S Meeting set for 8:00 A.M., E1.016, Senate Business and Commerce
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 03-03-17 H Filed


HB 2843  
Burrows, Dustin(R) Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-03-17 H Filed


HB 2857  
Israel, Celia(D) Relating to toll project accommodation of high-occupancy mass transit facilities and vehicles.
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy
Bill History: 03-03-17 H Filed


HB 2861  
Phillips, Larry(R) Relating to Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authority comprehensive development agreements.
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, John, Charles, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-03-17 H Filed


HB 3020  
Cyrier, John(R) Relating to contracting and purchasing of certain governmental entities and development corporations.
Companions:
SB 2233 Taylor, Larry (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Civil Action-Related (Our Package), High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-06-17 H Filed


HB 3021  
Phelan, Dade(R) Relating to indemnification and duties of engineers and architects under certain governmental contracts.
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Civil Action-Related (Our Package), High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-06-17 H Filed


HB 3065  
Deshotel, Joe(D) Relating to mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's liens.
Companions:
SB 1506 Hinojosa, Chuy (Identical)
  3-20-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Filed


HB 3086  
Murphy, Jim(R) Relating to the Texas Economic Development Act.
Track Name(s): Fromberg, Randy, Heger, Wendy
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Filed


HB 3110  
Longoria, Oscar(D) Relating to certain agreements by architects and engineers in or in connection with certain construction contracts.
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig, Civil Action-Related (Our Package), High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Filed


HB 3174  
Reynolds, Ron(D) Relating to an environmental report as part of a municipality's comprehensive plan for long-range development.
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Filed


HB 3250  
Leach, Jeff(R) Relating to public work contracts of governmental entities.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Rawley McCoy, Wilson, Bill, High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Filed


HB 3270  
Bohac, Dwayne(R) Relating to criminal background checks for persons employed by certain public school contractors.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Rawley McCoy, Wilson, Bill, High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Filed


HB 3326  
Huberty, Dan(R) Relating to job order contracting by governmental entities.
Track Name(s): Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig
Bill History: 03-08-17 H Filed


HB 3357  
Romero, Ramon(D) Relating to the prevailing wage for work associated with public work contracts.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Rawley McCoy, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-08-17 H Filed


HB 3405  
Isaac, Jason(R) Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in residential high-rise buildings in certain municipalities.
Companions:
SB 1759 Campbell, Donna (Identical)
  3- 9-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-08-17 H Filed


HB 3415  
Shaheen, Matt(R) Relating to holding elections on uniform election dates.
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Steve Patmon, High Priority (Oppose)
Bill History: 03-08-17 H Filed


HB 3418  
Elkins, Gary(R) Relating to municipal zoning affecting places or areas of historical, cultural, or architectural importance and significance.
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Fromberg, Randy, High Priority (Oppose), Preservation (Oppose)
Bill History: 03-08-17 H Filed


HB 3434  
Koop, Linda(R) Relating to requirements for building construction contracts entered into by public school districts.
Track Name(s): Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, High Priority (Our Package), Practice (Our Package)
Bill History: 03-08-17 H Filed


HB 3486  
Uresti, Tomas (F)(D) Relating to requirements regarding commissioning agent fees related to school district contracts for construction services.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Rawley McCoy, Wilson, Bill, High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-08-17 H Filed


HB 3506  
Cyrier, John(R) Relating to municipal building regulations that require a license for constructing a commercial or residential structures.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Rawley McCoy, Wilson, Bill, High Priority (Neutral), Practice (Neutral)
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3518  
Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara (F)(D) Relating to open-enrollment charter school facilities.
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3575  
Bonnen, Greg(R) Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to use certain tax revenue for certain projects and to pledge that revenue for the payment of obligations related to those projects.
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3579  
Phillips, Larry(R) Relating to coverage for water damage claims for residential property insurance policies.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3586  
Bernal, Diego(D) Relating to funding for new and existing migrant labor housing facilities.
Companions:
SB 2029 Rodriguez, Jose (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, John, Charles, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3595  
Martinez, Armando(D) Relating to assistance for certain municipal projects provided by the Texas Historical Commission.
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Fromberg, Randy, Heger, Wendy
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3598  
Capriglione, Giovanni(R) Relating to the contract management guide for state agencies.
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3604  
Shine, Hugh(R) Relating to the guarantee by the permanent school fund of bonds issued by a charter district on the approval of the Bond Review Board.
Track Name(s): Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3615  
Huberty, Dan(R) Relating to the ownership, sale, lease, and disposition of property and management of assets of an open-enrollment charter school.
Companions:
SB 1658 Taylor, Larry (Identical)
  3- 9-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3679  
Isaac, Jason(R) Relating to signs informing motorists of facilities providing alternative fuels.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3787  
Bell, Cecil(R) Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property.
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3800  
Dutton, Harold(D) Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
Companions:
SB 1786 Hall, Bob (Identical)
  3- 9-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3813  
Martinez, Armando(D) Relating to the creation of a pilot program to allow high schools in certain counties to connect to high-speed fiber-optic networks.
Companions:
SB 2123 Zaffirini, Judith (Identical)
  3-10-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Rawley McCoy, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3819  
Howard, Donna(D) Relating to the creation of the offense of improper contact with an adult victim of a criminal offense and providing certain rights to a victim and the victim's family regarding contact by an inmate or an inmate's representative.
Companions:
SB 1243 Rodriguez, Jose (Identical)
  3-13-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy, Rawley McCoy
Bill History: 03-09-17 H Filed


HB 3874  
Martinez, Armando(D) Relating to the use of state money to pay certain payments, including debt service payments, for public-private partnership projects.
Track Name(s): Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 3878  
Goldman, Craig(R) Relating to the repeal of the criminal penalty for a violation of the interior designers licensing law.
Companions:
HB 2719 Goldman, Craig (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 3899  
Neave, Victoria (F)(D) Relating to rest breaks for employees of certain contractors with a governmental entity.
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 3920  
Thierry, Shawn (F)(D) Relating to a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a taxing unit on the residence homestead of a lower-income individual that is located in a homestead preservation district.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 3988  
Farrar, Jessica(D) Relating to the authority of a county to implement a pilot program to reuse wastewater at county facilities.
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 4029  
Oliveira, Rene(D) Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue to construct, enhance, upgrade, and maintain coastal sports facilities in certain municipalities.
Companions:
SB 1804 Lucio, Eddie (Identical)
  3- 9-17 S Filed
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 4033  
Isaac, Jason(R) Relating to the prohibition of certain municipal requirements regarding sales of housing units or residential lots.
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, John, Charles, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 4049  
Turner, Chris(D) Relating to establishing an intergovernmental development corporation in certain counties to foster minority- or women-owned construction businesses.
Track Name(s): Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 4072  
Dukes, Dawnna(D) Relating to the regulation of certain industrialized housing and industrialized buildings.
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 4095  
Klick, Stephanie(R) Relating to safety requirements of assisted living facilities.
Companions:
SB 1049 Uresti, Carlos (Identical)
  3- 6-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services
Track Name(s): Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 4137  
Bohac, Dwayne(R) Relating to the availability of parking spaces at certain facilities for persons with a disability.
Track Name(s): Rawley McCoy, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


HB 4202  
Workman, Paul(R) Relating to procedures for issuing municipal building permits.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-10-17 H Filed


SB 58  
Zaffirini, Judith(D) Relating to notification requirements applicable to certain state contracts.
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 01-24-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance


SB 70  
Zaffirini, Judith(D) Relating to the required earnings statement provided by employers.
Track Name(s): Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll
Bill History: 01-24-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Develop


SB 92  
Hall, Bob(R) Relating to prohibition of certain regulations by a county, municipality, or other political subdivision.
Companions:
HB 1556 Miller, Rick (Refiled from 84R Session)
SB 1155 Hall, Bob (F) (Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 4097 Cain, Briscoe (F) (Identical)
  3-10-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 01-24-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 173  
Campbell, Donna(R) Relating to the uniform election date.
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, Burleson, Jack, John, Charles, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 210  
Kolkhorst, Lois(R) Relating to the required repeal or amendment of two state agency rules before adoption of a new state agency rule that increases costs to regulated persons.
Companions:
HB 4245 Guillen, Ryan (Identical)
  3-10-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 223  
Menendez, Jose(D) Relating to unlawful employment practices regarding discrimination in payment of compensation.
Track Name(s): Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike
Bill History: 01-25-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Develop


SB 237  
Menendez, Jose(D) Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain employees of fire protection sprinkler system contractors.
Companions:
HB 1641 Farias, Joe (Refiled from 84R Session)
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 254  
Schwertner, Charles(R) Relating to requiring state contractors to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program, or E-verify.
Companions:
SB 23 Schwertner, Charles (Identical)
  3-20-17 S Reported from committee as substituted Senate Business and Commerce
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 262  
Zaffirini, Judith(D) Relating to certain purchasing by state agencies and local governments.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 279  
Zaffirini, Judith(D) Relating to expression of breast milk in the Capitol and other public buildings.
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Burleson, Jack, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 296  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D) Relating to the liability of the state for a violation of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act.
Track Name(s): (Master List Only), John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Ryan, Matt, Accessibility (Support), High Priority (Support)
Bill History: 01-30-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 407  
Watson, Kirk(D) Relating to the exception from disclosure under the public information law for information related to competition and bidding.
Companions:
HB 792 Capriglione, Giovanni (Identical)
  3- 6-17 H Rereferred to Committee on House Government Transparency and Operation
Track Name(s): Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy
Bill History: 03-20-17 S Reported from committee as substituted Senate Business and Commerce


SB 410  
Watson, Kirk(D) Relating to the use of light-emitting diode (LED) light bulbs in state buildings.
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Brian Roeder, High Priority (Support), Sustainability (Support)
Bill History: 02-01-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 425  
Rodriguez, Jose(D) Relating to the availability under the public information law of information contained in a bid or proposal after a contract is executed or awarded.
Companions:
HB 839 Ortega, Evelina (F) (Identical)
  2-21-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Government Transparency and Operation
Track Name(s): Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig
Bill History: 02-01-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 501  
Taylor, Van(R) Relating to the disclosure of certain contracts, services, and compensation in personal financial statements filed by public officers and candidates.
Companions:
HB 501 Capriglione, Giovanni (Identical)
  3- 9-17 H Committee action pending House General Investigating and Ethics
Track Name(s): Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-07-17 H Referred to House Committee on House General Investigating and Ethics


SB 525  
Birdwell, Brian(R) Relating to a review of state laws requiring an action or proceeding to be brought in Travis County or a Travis County court.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce
Bill History: 02-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 526  
Birdwell, Brian(R) Relating to the abolishment of certain advisory committees and other entities created to assist or advise state agencies or officers.
Track Name(s): Burleson, Jack, John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 02-08-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 533  
Nelson, Jane(R) Relating to state agency contracting.
Companions:
HB 3659 Geren, Charlie (Identical)
  3- 9-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew
Bill History: 03-27-17 S Meeting set for 10:00 A.M., E1.036 - Senate Finance


SB 537  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D) Relating to requiring the disclosure of special course fees at public institutions of high education.
Track Name(s): Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz
Bill History: 02-08-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Higher Education


SB 550  
Campbell, Donna(R) Relating to the sale or assignment of tax credits for the certified rehabilitation of certified historic structures.
Companions:
HB 1199 Rodriguez, Justin (Identical)
  3-15-17 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means
Track Name(s): Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll
Bill History: 03-20-17 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for


SB 632  
Buckingham, Dawn (F)(R) Relating to the repeal of certain state procurement advisory and approval procedures.
Companions:
HB 1116 Kacal, Kyle (Identical)
  3-15-17 H Rereferred to Committee on House Government Transparency and Operation
Track Name(s): Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 02-13-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 636  
Huffines, Donald(R) Relating to procedures for certain municipalities to adopt or amend a national model building code.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Wilson, Bill, High Priority (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-13-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Intergovernmental Relations


SB 651  
Perry, Charles(R) Relating to discrimination by a state agency against an applicant for or holder of an occupational license.
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, Burleson, Jack, John, Charles, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 02-14-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 732  
Campbell, Donna(R) Relating to the authority of public junior colleges to offer certain courses and programs, including under agreements with independent school districts.
Track Name(s): Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, High Priority (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-21-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Education


SB 744  
Kolkhorst, Lois(R) Relating to a tree planting credit to offset tree mitigation fees imposed by a municipality.
Companions:
HB 2052 Phelan, Dade (Identical)
  3-15-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Urban Affairs
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy
Bill History: 03-22-17 S Meeting set for 9:00 A.M., E1.028 - Senate Intergovernmental Relations


SB 813  
Hughes, Bryan (F)(R) Relating to recovery of damages, attorney's fees, and costs related to frivolous regulatory actions by state agencies.
Companions:
HB 3662 Hughes, Bryan (Refiled from 84R Session)
HB 2516 Meyer, Morgan (Identical)
  2-27-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike
Bill History: 02-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 827  
Seliger, Kel(R) Relating to procedures for asserting claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Companions:
HB 1463 Smithee, John (Identical)
  3- 7-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence
Track Name(s): Accessibility (Amend-Monitor), High Priority (Amend-Monitor)
Bill History: 02-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs


SB 839  
Zaffirini, Judith(D) Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 02-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 844  
Huffines, Donald(R) Relating to the active supervision of occupational licensing authorities by the attorney general.
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 02-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 845  
Huffines, Donald(R) Relating to an occupational licensing database.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 02-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 852  
Nelson, Jane(R) Relating to prohibiting local governments from imposing certain fees on new construction.
Companions:
HB 1449 Simmons, Ron (Identical)
  3-15-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Burleson, Jack, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 02-27-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 876  
Hancock, Kelly(R) Relating to service and filing requirements for a party seeking judicial review in certain workers' compensation cases.
Companions:
HB 2061 Oliveira, Rene (Identical)
  3-20-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Business and Industry
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra
Bill History: 02-28-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 898  
Bettencourt, Paul(R) Relating to the ownership and local regulation of trees and timber.
Track Name(s): Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, High Priority (Oppose)
Bill History: 02-28-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture, Water, and Rural Affairs


SB 1049  
Uresti, Carlos(D) Relating to safety requirements of assisted living facilities.
Companions:
HB 4095 Klick, Stephanie (Identical)
  3-10-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob
Bill History: 03-06-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services


SB 1090  
Lucio, Eddie(D) Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog.
Track Name(s): Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig
Bill History: 03-07-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1114  
Lucio, Eddie(D) Relating to financial assistance provided for the demolition and replacement of unsafe housing and the purchase of manufactured homes by individuals and families of very low income.
Track Name(s): Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-07-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Intergovernmental Relations


SB 1117  
Creighton, Brandon(R) Relating to the offense of failure to comply with an order from a fire marshal and the authority of certain county employees to issue citations for certain violations.
Companions:
HB 1654 Oliverson, Tom (F) (Identical)
  3- 6-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce
Bill History: 03-07-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Intergovernmental Relations


SB 1164  
Taylor, Van(R) Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to adopt fees that generate substantial revenue.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-09-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Intergovernmental Relations


SB 1179  
Nelson, Jane(R) Relating to purchasing and contracting practices of coordinated country transportation authorities.
Track Name(s): Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce, Steve Patmon, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-09-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation


SB 1248  
Buckingham, Dawn (F)(R) Relating to municipal regulation of manufactured home communities.
Companions:
HB 1852 Lucio III, Eddie (Identical)
  3-13-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Land and Resource Management
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Fromberg, Randy, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll
Bill History: 03-13-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 1299  
Huffman, Joan(R) Relating to access to criminal history record information.
Track Name(s): Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz
Bill History: 03-13-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice


SB 1363  
Uresti, Carlos(D) Relating to diaper changing stations in restrooms in buildings operated by a governmental entity.
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 03-16-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 1387  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D) Relating to certain requirements for designation as a qualified business under the enterprise zone program.
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 03-16-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Develop


SB 1389  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D) Relating to a franchise tax credit for enterprise projects for certain capital investments.
Companions:
HB 1614 Parker, Tan (Identical)
  3- 9-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-16-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance


SB 1410  
Menendez, Jose(D) Relating to establishing a pilot program to assist small business in obtaining capital.
Companions:
HB 4195 Johnson, Eric (Identical)
  3-10-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Bockhorn, Bruce, John, Charles, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-16-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 1456  
Nichols, Robert(R) Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties.
Companions:
HB 2040 King, Phil (Identical)
  3-23-17 H Meeting set for 10:30 A.M. or Adj., E2.026, House County Affairs
Track Name(s): Fisk, Hollye, Ryan, Matt, Williams, Craig
Bill History: 03-20-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 1467  
West, Royce(D) Relating to the Texas college work-study program and to establishing a program for the off-campus employment of certain students at public or private institutions of higher education.
Companions:
HB 3179 Lozano, Jose (Identical)
  3- 7-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Fromberg, Randy, Heger, Wendy
Bill History: 03-20-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Higher Education


SB 1506  
Hinojosa, Chuy(D) Relating to mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's liens.
Companions:
HB 3065 Deshotel, Joe (Identical)
  3- 7-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz
Bill History: 03-20-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce


SB 1658  
Taylor, Larry(R) Relating to the ownership, sale, lease, and disposition of property and management of assets of an open-enrollment charter school.
Companions:
HB 3615 Huberty, Dan (Identical)
  3- 9-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John, Pruitt, Carroll
Bill History: 03-09-17 S Filed


SB 1670  
Lucio, Eddie(D) Relating to a historic structure assistance program operated by a municipally owned utility in certain municipalities.
Track Name(s): Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder, Leesa Vardeman
Bill History: 03-09-17 S Filed


SB 1673  
Lucio, Eddie(D) Relating to natural disaster housing recovery.
Track Name(s): Crites, Mary, Dockery, Debra, Fromberg, Randy
Bill History: 03-09-17 S Filed


SB 1715  
Hall, Bob(R) Relating to the use of corrugated stainless steel tubing in residential and commercial structures.
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce
Bill History: 03-09-17 S Filed


SB 1759  
Campbell, Donna(R) Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in residential high-rise buildings in certain municipalities.
Companions:
HB 3405 Isaac, Jason (Identical)
  3- 8-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-09-17 S Filed


SB 1882  
Menendez, Jose(D) Relating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus and share education resources.
Companions:
HB 3439 Koop, Linda (Identical)
  3- 8-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy, Holeman, Mike
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


SB 1883  
Campbell, Donna(R) Relating to the approval of open-enrollment charter schools and the review of challenges by open-enrollment charter schools or school districts to accountability determinations.
Track Name(s): Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob, Moman, John
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


SB 1904  
West, Royce(D) Relating to ownership and disposition of property and management of assets of an open-enrollment charter school for which the charter has been revoked, denied renewal, or surrendered.
Companions:
HB 2617 Giddings, Helen (Identical)
  3- 1-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Pruitt, Carroll, Reynolds, Craig, Brian Roeder
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


SB 1923  
Schwertner, Charles(R) Relating to infrastructure funding for state hospital facilities and other state facilities, including the creation of the state hospital fund.
Track Name(s): Rawley McCoy, Leesa Vardeman, Wilson, Bill
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


SB 1932  
West, Royce(D) Relating to eligibility requirements for registration as an interior designer.
Companions:
HB 2721 Lucio III, Eddie (Identical)
  3- 2-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Zaida Basora, Bielamowicz, Paul, Bockhorn, Bruce
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


SB 1945  
Hughes, Bryan (F)(R) Relating to the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act.
Companions:
HB 1995 Elkins, Gary (Identical)
  3-15-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Government Transparency and Operation
Track Name(s): John, Charles, Crites, Mary, Steve Patmon
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


SB 1982  
Schwertner, Charles(R) Relating to the establishment of a university system center located in Brazos County as part of The Texas A&M University System.
Companions:
HB 2432 Raney, John (Identical)
  2-27-17 H Filed
Track Name(s): Fromberg, Randy, Hawkins, Andrew, Heger, Wendy
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


SB 2130  
West, Royce(D) Relating to an application for a charter for an open-enrollment charter school and to the expansion of an open-enrollment charter school.
Track Name(s): Holeman, Mike, Lonngren, Liz, Meckfessel, Bob
Bill History: 03-10-17 S Filed


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