TAC BILL REPORT
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06-15-2019 - 18:09:53

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HB 2   Burrows, Dustin Relating to ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 04-30-19 H Laid on the table - subject to call - see SB 2

HB 5   Phelan, Dade
Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to debris management and other disaster recovery efforts.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 6   Morrison, Geanie
Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to developing a disaster recovery task force to assist with long-term disaster recovery.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 13   Phelan, Dade
Creighton, Brandon
Relating to flood planning, mitigation, and infrastructure projects.
Bill History: 05-16-19 S Not heard in committee Senate Water and Rural Affairs

HB 42   White, James Relating to allocating a portion of oil and gas production tax revenue to the counties from which the oil and gas originated and to the use of that revenue.
Bill History: 04-17-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HB 145   Gonzalez, Mary
Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to fees for services by the offices of the sheriff and constables.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 216   Reynolds, Ron Relating to historically underutilized businesses and to goods and services purchased by governmental entities.
Bill History: 02-19-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 230   Krause, Matt Relating to reporting by political subdivisions regarding the receipt or expenditure of federal funds.
Bill History: 04-08-19 H Committee action pending House Appropriations

HB 240   Bernal, Diego Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on certain residence homesteads.
Bill History: 04-15-19 H Removed from hearing 04/17/19 House Ways and Means

HB 281 (3) Middleton, Mayes (F) Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public money for lobbying activities.
Bill History: 04-05-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House State Affairs

HB 301   Murr, Andrew Relating to fees collected by a justice court.
Bill History: 04-22-19 H Removed from hearing 04/23/19 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 319   King, Ken Relating to the creation of a grant program to assist fire departments and volunteer fire departments with the purchase of certain equipment and machines.
Bill History: 02-19-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Urban Affairs

HB 322   Geren, Charlie Relating to the establishment of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.
Bill History: 04-17-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HB 343   Nevarez, Poncho Relating to the annual state salary supplement for certain county judges.
Bill History: 02-19-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs

HB 360   Murphy, Jim Relating to the extension of the expiration date of the Property Redevelopment and Tax Abatement Act.
Bill History: 04-15-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Develop

HB 362 (3) Israel, Celia Relating to the creation of a fund to assist local governments with the acquisition of voting system equipment.
Bill History: 05-09-19 S Received in the Senate

HB 383   Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 05-01-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HB 433   Shaheen, Matt Relating to the disclosure of public money spent by certain political subdivisions for lobbying activities in a comprehensive annual financial report.
Bill History: 04-04-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House State Affairs

HB 435   Shaheen, Matt
Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the maintenance of information entered into a fee record.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 440   Murphy, Jim
Lucio, Eddie
Relating to general obligation bonds issued by political subdivisions.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 477   Murphy, Jim
Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to the notice required before the issuance of certain debt obligations by political subdivisions.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 492   Shine, Hugh
Taylor, Larry
Relating to a temporary local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of certain property damaged by a disaster.
Bill History: 01-01-20 G Earliest effective date

HB 493   Shine, Hugh Relating to a temporary local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of certain property damaged by a disaster and reimbursement of a taxing unit.
Bill History: 03-20-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HB 495   Deshotel, Joe Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information regarding applicants for employment.
Bill History: 04-02-19 H Committee action pending House Business and Industry

HB 499   Button, Angie Chen Relating to the extension of the expiration date of the Property Redevelopment and Tax Abatement Act.
Bill History: 02-20-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 642   Raney, John Relating to authorizing an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties to be used for transportation projects.
Bill History: 05-03-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation

HB 648   Krause, Matt Relating to the substitution of a local sales and use tax for property taxes imposed by certain local governments.
Bill History: 03-06-19 H Not heard in committee House Ways and Means

HB 686   Clardy, Travis Relating to making permanent the former temporary increases in records archive fees and records management and preservation fees charged by district and county clerks.
Bill History: 04-25-19 H Laid on the table - subject to call - see SB 658

HB 705   Geren, Charlie Relating to the substitution of a county sales and use tax for all or a portion of property taxes imposed by the county.
Bill History: 03-12-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House Ways and Means

HB 793   King, Phil
Creighton, Brandon
Relating to certain government contracts with companies that boycott Israel.
Bill History: 05-07-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 813   Huberty, Dan Relating to money used by counties that participate in the low-income vehicle repair assistance, retrofit, and accelerated vehicle retirement program.
Bill History: 02-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Environmental Regulation

HB 820   Turner, Chris Relating to the minimum wage.
Bill History: 02-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House International Relations/Economic Dev

HB 828   Rose, Toni Relating to credit toward payment of a fine and costs for certain misdemeanants confined in jail or prison before sentencing.
Bill History: 04-26-19 H Reported favorably from committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 913   Shaheen, Matt Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit other than a school district.
Bill History: 02-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 945   Metcalf, Will Relating to a limitation on increases in the appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes.
Bill History: 02-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 946   Metcalf, Will Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 02-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 1021   Moody, Joe Relating to a prohibition on the imposition of court costs and filing or other fees on certain indigent defendants and plaintiffs.
Bill History: 04-11-19 H Reported favorably from committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 1032   Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the establishment of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.
Bill History: 02-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 1033   Murr, Andrew Relating to the jurisdiction of county and justice courts in civil matters.
Bill History: 04-22-19 H Removed from hearing 04/23/19 House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprude

HB 1047 (4) Guillen, Ryan Relating to authority of certain officers of certain counties to disburse or direct payment of county funds for salaries or expenses.
Bill History: 03-28-19 H Committee action pending House County Affairs

HB 1145   Krause, Matt Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds.
Bill History: 03-13-19 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1198   Shine, Hugh Relating to employee-owned companies.
Bill History: 04-29-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House State Affairs

HB 1205   Anchia, Rafael Relating to the creation of a fund to assist local governments with the acquisition of voting system equipment.
Bill History: 02-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Elections

HB 1266   Darby, Drew Relating to a competitive bidding requirement exemption for certain county sole-source purchases of road construction or maintenance materials.
Bill History: 02-27-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs

HB 1299   Davis, Sarah Relating to requiring the comptroller of public accounts to establish and maintain a political subdivision disaster expenditure database.
Bill History: 04-08-19 H Committee action pending House State Affairs

HB 1314   King, Phil Relating to the release on bail of, and the reimbursement to a county for certain costs of confining, a person charged with an administrative violation of parole or mandatory supervision.
Bill History: 02-27-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1352   Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to requirements for vendors providing certain services involving computers to governmental entities.
Bill History: 04-08-19 H Committee action pending House State Affairs

HB 1380 (3) Murr, Andrew Relating to the jurisdiction of certain courts and fees collected by a justice court.
Bill History: 05-13-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate State Affairs

HB 1458   Anderson, Doc Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds.
Bill History: 02-27-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1487   Wilson, Terry Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds.
Bill History: 02-27-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1494   Guillen, Ryan
Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to surety bonds for deputy clerks and other employees of county and district clerks.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 1521   Burrows, Dustin Relating to liability of certain political subdivisions in certain workers’ compensation actions.
Bill History: 04-09-19 H Committee action pending House Business and Industry

HB 1624   Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the annual state contribution to counties for statutory probate court judge salaries.
Bill History: 05-03-19 H Withdrawn from the Local Calendar

HB 1662   Herrero, Abel Relating to grants awarded to reimburse counties for the cost of monitoring defendants and victims in criminal cases involving family violence.
Bill History: 05-13-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Criminal Justice

HB 1666   Martinez, Armando Relating to the authorization by referendum on an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties.
Bill History: 05-07-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation

HB 1691   Rosenthal, Jon (F) Relating to compensation for election personnel for a primary election.
Bill History: 03-18-19 H Committee action pending House Elections

HB 1752   Clardy, Travis Relating to the construction manager-at-risk method of contracting for governmental construction projects.
Bill History: 05-09-19 H Postponed on second reading until 11:58 p.m., Thursday,
May 9, 2019

HB 1800   Bonnen, Greg Relating to the Texas resilience infrastructure fund.
Bill History: 03-04-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Natural Resources

HB 1805 (3) Murr, Andrew Relating to the assistance and technology fund and use of money in the fund.
Bill History: 04-17-19 H Reported favorably from committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 1881   Calanni, Gina (F) Relating to application requirements for low income housing tax credits for developments financed through the private activity bond program.
Bill History: 04-17-19 H Reported favorably from committee on House Urban Affairs

HB 1917   Murphy, Jim Relating to the creation of the disaster response loan fund and the permissible uses of that fund.
Bill History: 05-10-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Finance

HB 1962   Lambert, Stan
Hall, Bob
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 1971   King, Ken Relating to imposing an additional fee for the registration of electric and hybrid vehicles.
Bill History: 04-24-19 H Vote failed in committee on House Transportation

HB 2008   Pacheco, Leo (F) Relating to the establishment of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.
Bill History: 05-01-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HB 2048   Zerwas, John
Huffman, Joan
Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 2129   Murphy, Jim Relating to the extension of the expiration of certain parts of the Texas Economic Development Act.
Bill History: 04-15-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Develop

HB 2175   Leman, Ben Relating to the threshold contract amount at which a county is required to engage in a competitive purchasing procedure for certain purchases.
Bill History: 05-03-19 S Received in the Senate

HB 2191   Capriglione, Giovanni Relating to the public information law.
Bill History: 04-16-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House State Affairs

HB 2259   Smith, Reggie (F) Relating to uncollectible fees and costs in criminal actions and proceedings.
Bill History: 04-18-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 2300   Morrison, Geanie Relating to the creation of the disaster recovery loan program.
Bill History: 05-08-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Finance

HB 2415   Darby, Drew Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program.
Bill History: 03-06-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2431   Springer, Drew Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to impose an additional vehicle registration fee and the effect of the fee on county ad valorem tax rates.
Bill History: 03-11-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 2438   Phelan, Dade Relating to the extension of the expiration date of certain statutes authorizing ad valorem tax incentives for economic development.
Bill History: 03-20-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HB 2560   Bailes, Ernest Relating to a debris management plan and training.
Bill History: 04-10-19 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2651   Lang, Mike Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine.
Bill History: 03-11-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2706   Capriglione, Giovanni
Nelson, Jane
Relating to local government public investment of funds
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 2856   Morrison, Geanie
Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to restrictions under disaster remediation contracts.
Bill History: 06-15-19 G Vetoed by the Governor

HB 2868   Phelan, Dade
West, Royce
Relating to the procurement of interior design services by a governmental entity.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 2885   Davis, Yvonne Relating to paid leave for public officers and employees engaged in certain military service.
Bill History: 05-10-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Business and Commerce

HB 2886   Bucy, John (F) Relating to the requirement for payment bonds from certain public work contractors.
Bill History: 05-09-19 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 3215   Darby, Drew Relating to the authority of a county auditor to oversee the expenditure of county funds.
Bill History: 03-13-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs

HB 3353   Bucy, John (F) Relating to authorizing an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties to be used for transportation projects.
Bill History: 04-03-19 H Committee action pending House Transportation

HB 3376   Klick, Stephanie Relating to the review of ballot proposition language for certain political subdivision elections.
Bill History: 03-25-19 H Committee action pending House Elections

HB 3589   Sanford, Scott Relating to credit toward payment of certain fines, costs, fees, and surcharges imposed on certain offenders before, during, or after a period of confinement for another offense.
Bill History: 05-09-19 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 3680   Middleton, Mayes (F) Relating to the authorization and reporting of expenditures for lobbying activities by certain political subdivisions and other public entities.
Bill History: 03-19-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HB 3852   Longoria, Oscar Relating to purchasing and contracting by governmental entities.
Bill History: 05-09-19 H Laid on the table - subject to call - see SB 1793

HB 3898   Sherman, Carl (F) Relating to the authority of a county to require electronic bids or proposals for competitive bidding.
Bill History: 04-04-19 H Committee action pending House County Affairs

HB 4022   Dominguez, Alex (F) Relating to the compensation of an assistant county auditor.
Bill History: 05-08-19 H Reported favorably from committee on House County Affairs

HB 4132   Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to maintenance and production of electronic public information under the public information law.
Bill History: 05-14-19 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Business and Commerce

HB 4161   Middleton, Mayes (F) Relating to authorization for the creation of a county ethics commission in any county.
Bill History: 03-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs

HB 4194   Middleton, Mayes (F) Relating to the interest rate on a refund of ad valorem taxes made following the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's tax liability.
Bill History: 05-01-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HB 4218   Israel, Celia Relating to imposing an additional fee for the registration of an alternatively fueled vehicle.
Bill History: 03-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Transportation

HB 4280   Morrison, Geanie
Flores, Pete
Relating to funding for counties for transportation infrastructure projects located in areas of the state affected by increased oil and gas production.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

HB 4329   Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 03-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 4408   Middleton, Mayes (F) Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to issue public securities for certain purposes.
Bill History: 05-02-19 H Committee action pending House Pensions/Investments/Financial Services

HB 4411   Middleton, Mayes (F) Relating to the functions of and membership on nonprofit statewide associations of counties.
Bill History: 03-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House County Affairs

HB 4482   Davis, Yvonne Relating to the periodic evaluation of certain exemptions from property taxes and state taxes and the application of the sunset review process to those exemptions.
Bill History: 03-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HB 4494   Toth, Steve Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem tax purposes.
Bill History: 05-01-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HJR 4   Phelan, Dade
Creighton, Brandon
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the flood infrastructure fund to assist in the financing of drainage, flood mitigation, and flood control projects.
Bill History: 11-05-19 G Election date

HJR 13   White, James Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to allocate a portion of oil and gas production tax revenue to the counties from which the oil and gas originated.
Bill History: 04-17-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HJR 28   Bohac, Dwayne Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to set a lower limit on the maximum appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 05-01-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HJR 44   Leach, Jeff Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of part of the market value of the residence.
Bill History: 04-24-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HJR 47   Bell, Cecil Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes.
Bill History: 05-01-19 H Committee action pending House Ways and Means

HJR 50   Metcalf, Will Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes.
Bill History: 02-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HJR 51   Metcalf, Will Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to set a lower limit on the maximum appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 02-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HJR 65   Patterson, Jared (F) Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the assessment of ad valorem taxes on real property on the basis of the lesser of the appraised value.
Bill History: 02-27-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HJR 70   Lambert, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a county or municipality to adopt a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the market value.
Bill History: 02-27-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

HJR 81   Phelan, Dade Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the flood infrastructure fund to assist in the financing of drainage, flood mitigation, and flood control projects.
Bill History: 03-05-19 H Committee action pending House Natural Resources

HJR 86   Toth, Steve Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit governmental entities from spending public money on legislative lobbying.
Bill History: 03-11-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House State Affairs

HJR 134   Gutierrez, Roland Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to set a lower limit on the maximum appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 03-25-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means

SB 1   Nelson, Jane General Appropriations Bill.
Bill History: 04-04-19 S Deleted from 4/03/19 meeting and replaced with HB 1.

SB 2   Bettencourt, Paul
Burrows, Dustin
Relating to ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 06-12-19 G Effective January 1, 2020, except section 92 effective
September 1, 2019, and multiple sections effective
September 1, 2020 and January 1, 2021. See history notes

SB 8   Perry, Charles
Larson, Lyle
Relating to state and regional flood planning.
Bill History: 06-10-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 29   Hall, Bob
Middleton, Mayes (F)
Relating to expenditures for lobbying activities made by certain entities.
Bill History: 05-20-19 H Failed to pass to third reading (Vote: N: 85/Y: 58)

SB 39   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the consolidation and allocation of state civil court costs.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 82   Hall, Bob Relating to expenditures for lobbying activities made by a recipient of state funds.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 84   Hall, Bob Relating to the right of public officers to information of certain governmental entities.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 113   Menendez, Jose Relating to minimum wage.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Deve

SB 118   West, Royce Relating to the extension of the expiration date of the Property Redevelopment and Tax Abatement Act.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Deve

SB 124   West, Royce
Sherman, Carl (F)
Relating to the authority of a county to require electronic bids or proposals for competitive bidding.
Bill History: 05-27-19 G Vetoed by the Governor

SB 171   Perry, Charles Relating to the amount of the fee paid by a defendant for a peace officer's services in executing or processing an arrest warrant, capias, or capias pro fine.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 173   Perry, Charles Relating to requiring the state to reimburse counties for certain costs incurred in confining certain persons arrested following release from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 191   Miles, Borris Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation

SB 219   Rodriguez, Jose Relating to certain fees of and costs incurred by sheriffs and constables.
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 274   Watson, Kirk Relating to the driver responsibility program.
Bill History: 02-07-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation

SB 336   West, Royce Relating to credit toward payment of a fine and costs for certain misdemeanants confined in jail or prison before sentencing.
Bill History: 05-01-19 S Committee action pending Senate Criminal Justice

SB 346   Zaffirini, Judith
Leach, Jeff
Relating to the consolidation and allocation of state criminal court costs.
Bill History: 01-01-20 G Earliest effective date

SB 353   Hinojosa, Chuy Relating to the assistant prosecutor supplement fund.
Bill History: 02-07-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance

SB 354 (4) Lucio, Eddie
Guillen, Ryan
Relating to authority of certain officers of certain counties to disburse or direct payment of county funds for salaries or expenses.
Bill History: 05-31-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 462   Campbell, Donna Relating to ballot propositions authorizing certain political subdivisions to issue debt obligations.
Bill History: 05-09-19 H Committee action pending House Pensions/Investments/Financial Services

SB 465   Campbell, Donna Relating to a public database maintained by the comptroller of information about certain political subdivisions.
Bill History: 02-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Intergovernmental Relations

SB 491   Creighton, Brandon Relating to certain government contracts with companies that boycott Israel.
Bill History: 04-09-19 S Committee action pending Senate Business and Commerce

SB 560   Kolkhorst, Lois
Smithee, John
Relating to a plan and report on court-ordered representation for certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 618   Hall, Bob Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 658   Zaffirini, Judith
Clardy, Travis
Relating to making permanent the former temporary increases in records archive fees and records management and preservation fees charged by district and county clerks.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 702   Bettencourt, Paul
Harless, Sam (F)
Relating to the authorization and reporting of expenditures for lobbying activities by certain political subdivisions and other public entities.
Bill History: 05-15-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House State Affairs

SB 710   Creighton, Brandon
Toth, Steve
Relating to authorization for the creation of a county ethics commission in any county.
Bill History: 05-21-19 H Set on the House Calendar

SB 793   Alvarado, Carol (F) Relating to the jurisdiction of county and justice courts in civil matters.
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 808   Nichols, Robert
Clardy, Travis
Relating to the construction manager-at-risk method of contracting for governmental construction projects.
Bill History: 05-18-19 H Reported favorably from committee on House State Affairs

SB 858   Hinojosa, Chuy Relating to liability of certain political subdivisions in certain workers' compensation claims.
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 910   Hughes, Bryan Relating to the salary of judges in certain statutory county courts.
Bill History: 03-21-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 918   Huffman, Joan Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds.
Bill History: 04-11-19 S Committee action pending Senate Finance

SB 922   West, Royce Relating to the procurement of interior design services by a governmental entity.
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 944   Watson, Kirk
Capriglione, Giovanni
Relating to the public information law.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 963   Alvarado, Carol (F) Relating to county contracts for emergency management consulting services.
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 985   Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to restrictions under disaster remediation contracts.
Bill History: 04-30-19 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar

SB 986   Kolkhorst, Lois
Phelan, Dade
Relating to contract management standards and information for contracts related to emergency management.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 1076   Watson, Kirk Relating to imposing an additional fee for the registration of an alternatively fueled vehicle.
Bill History: 04-03-19 S Committee action pending Senate Transportation

SB 1180   Menendez, Jose
Lopez, Ray (F)
Relating to certain procedures applicable to veterans who participate in veterans treatment court programs and to a court cost imposed on conviction to benefit those programs.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 1317   Johnson, Nathan (F) Relating to maintenance and production of electronic public information under the public information law.
Bill History: 03-07-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 1322   Taylor, Larry Relating to a temporary local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of certain property damaged by a disaster.
Bill History: 03-19-19 S Committee action pending Senate Property Tax

SB 1340   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the required earnings statement provided by employers.
Bill History: 03-07-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Natural Resources and Economic Deve

SB 1633   Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a program within the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System to provide reimbursement for legal representation in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.
Bill History: 04-12-19 S Removed from hearing 04/15/19 Senate State Affairs

SB 1650   Powell, Beverly (F) Relating to employee-owned companies.
Bill History: 03-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Business and Commerce

SB 1720   Lucio, Eddie
Leman, Ben
Relating to the threshold contract amount at which a county is required to engage in a competitive purchasing procedure for certain purchases.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 1774   Bettencourt, Paul
Smith, Reggie (F)
Relating to the maintenance of information entered into a fee record.
Bill History: 05-07-19 H Reported favorably from committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

SB 1792   Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the maintenance of information entered into a fee record.
Bill History: 04-08-19 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar

SB 1793   Zaffirini, Judith
Longoria, Oscar
Relating to purchasing and contracting by governmental entities.
Bill History: 06-15-19 G Vetoed by the Governor

SB 1829   Alvarado, Carol (F) Relating to application requirements for low income housing tax credits for developments financed through the private activity bond program.
Bill History: 03-18-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Intergovernmental Relations

SB 1840 (3) Hinojosa, Chuy
Murr, Andrew
Relating to the assistance and technology fund and use of money in the fund.
Bill History: 09-01-19 G Earliest effective date

SB 2184   Rodriguez, Jose Relating to authorizing an increase in an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties.
Bill History: 03-21-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation

SB 2216   Perry, Charles Relating to the reimbursement to a county for the costs of confining a person arrested under an out-of-county warrant.
Bill History: 03-21-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 2353 (3) Hall, Bob Relating to the creation of a fund to assist local governments with the acquisition of voting system equipment.
Bill History: 05-06-19 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for

SB 2357   Lucio, Eddie Relating to issues affecting counties and other political subdivisions of the state.
Bill History: 05-19-19 S Placed on the Senate Calendar for

SJR 46   Seliger, Kel Proposing constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes.
Bill History: 04-23-19 S Committee action pending Senate Property Tax

SJR 51   Hinojosa, Chuy Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the flood infrastructure fund to assist in the financing of drainage, flood mitigation.
Bill History: 03-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Water and Rural Affairs


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