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Jim Pitts
ARTICLE I - GENERAL GOVERNMENT - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and ... Read more

Negative
Jim Pitts
ARTICLE II - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Execu ... Read more

 
Jim Pitts
Article III - EDUCATION - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and Legisl ... Read more

Positive
Jim Pitts
ARTICLE IV - THE JUDICIARY - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and Leg ... Read more

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Jim Pitts
ARTICLE V - PUBLIC SAFETY AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial ... Read more

Positive
Jim Pitts
ARTICLE VI - NATURAL RESOURCES - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and ... Read more

Positive
Jim Pitts
ARTICLE VII - BUSINESS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicia ... Read more

Positive
Jim Pitts
ARTICLE VIII - REGULATORY - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and Legi ... Read more

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Jim Pitts
ARTICLE IX - GENERAL PROVISIONS - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, an ... Read more

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Jim Pitts
ARTICLE X - THE LEGISLATURE - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and Le ... Read more

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Jim Pitts
ARTICLE XI - SAVINGS CLAUSE - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and Le ... Read more

Positive
Jim Pitts
ARTICLE XII - EMERGENCY CLAUSE - Appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and ... Read more

Positive
Steve Ogden
Applying to the Congress of the United States, in accordance with Article V of the United States Con ... Read more

 
Jim Pitts
General Appropriations Bill

Concerns on Health and Human Services?
What are your tho ... Read more

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations - ARTICLE I - General Government

Negative
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE II - Health and Human Services

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE III - Education

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE IV - The Judiciary

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE V - Public Safety and Criminal Justice

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE VI - Natural Resources

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE VII - Business and Economic Development

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE VIII - Regulatory

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE IX

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE X - The Legislature

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE XI - Savings Clause

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill - ARTICLE XII - Emergency Clause

 
Steve Ogden
General Appropriations Bill Concerns on ARTICLE II, Health and Human Services? What are your thou ... Read more

Positive
Florence Shapiro
Teacher Effectiveness Bill: Relating to certification, performance, continuing education, and appr ... Read more

Negative
Jim Pitts
Authors: Pitts | Aycock | Darby | Zerwas | Otto
Relating to making supplemental appropriations ... Read more

Positive
Lois Kolkhorst
Relating to the Interstate Health Care Compact.

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to public institutions of higher education, including the administration, operation, financ ... Read more

Positive
Rob Eissler
Authors: Eissler | Allen | Strama | Branch

Relating to the foundation curriculum, the estab ... Read more

Positive
Dan Patrick
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to set a lower limit on the maximu ... Read more

Negative
Jane Nelson
Relating to strategies for and improvements in quality of health care provided through and care mana ... Read more

Positive
Jane Nelson
Relating to improving the quality and efficiency of health care.

Positive
Florence Shapiro
Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention to propose an amendment to the Un ... Read more

Positive
Dan Patrick
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all ... Read more

Positive
Florence Shapiro
Author: Shapiro | Davis | Duncan | Patrick | West

Relating to the flexibility of the board ... Read more

 
Burt Solomons
Authors: Solomons | Bohac | Harless

Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws go ... Read more

Positive
Lois Kolkhorst
Relating to the Medicaid program and alternate methods of providing health services to low-income pe ... Read more

Positive
Troy Fraser
TEXAS HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
EMERGENCY CALENDAR March 23, 2011

Relating to requirement ... Read more

Negative
Sid Miller
"House Bill 15 will protect human life: the lives of the unborn victims of abortion, as well as thos ... Read more

Positive
Troy Fraser
Relating to state energy policy and the planning of energy development and utilization.

Positive
Debbie Riddle
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification.

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Affirming that the State of Texas claims sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution o ... Read more

Negative
Dan Patrick
Relating to informed consent to an abortion.

Negative
Debbie Riddle
Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal trespass by an illegal alien and to certain proc ... Read more

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Urging Congress to call a constitutional convention for the purpose of proposing a constitutional am ... Read more

Positive
Ryan Guillen
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a political subdivision to establish a freeze on t ... Read more

Positive
John Carona
Banning unfunded mandates is fair and responsible policy. When the state shifts the cost burden in ... Read more

 
Debbie Riddle
Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of laws governing immigration.

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states an amendment to the United States Constitution p ... Read more

Positive
Dan Branch
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring any increase in a franchise tax rate to be approved b ... Read more

Positive
Craig Estes
Relating to the use of eminent domain authority.

 
Vicki Truitt
Memorializing the United States Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification an ame ... Read more

Negative
Dan Branch
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the determination of a quorum of the senate or hous ... Read more

Negative
Aaron Pena
Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the time in which the legislature may enact or modify ... Read more

Positive
Dan Patrick
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised val ... Read more

Positive
Debbie Riddle
Relating to reporting by state agencies on the financial effect of providing services to illegal imm ... Read more

Positive
Armando Martinez
Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ... Read more

Positive
Dan Patrick
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad ... Read more

Negative
Debbie Riddle
Relating to information regarding the citizenship and immigration status of public school students.

Positive
David Simpson
Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the state or a governmental entity in the state fro ... Read more

Positive
Florence Shapiro
Relating to public school finance.

Positive
Debbie Riddle
Relating to a local option election in a county to set a limit on the maximum appraised value of a r ... Read more

Positive
Allen Fletcher
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad ... Read more

 
Ryan Guillen
Relating to placement of a student in a disciplinary alternative education program for bullying or c ... Read more

Positive
Ken Paxton
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of individuals to choose or decline to c ... Read more

Positive
Ken Paxton
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring any increase in a franchise tax rate to be approved b ... Read more

Positive
Jane Nelson
Authors: Nelson and Huffman. Relating to the Interstate Health Care Compact.

 
Jane Nelson
Authors: Nelson and Huffman. Relating to the Interstate Health Care Compact.

Negative
Ken Legler
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of the assets of certain associations estab ... Read more

Positive
Ryan Guillen
Relating to a freeze on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a taxing unit on ... Read more

Positive
Ken Legler
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain payment for health care services and prohib ... Read more

 
Dan Patrick
Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the limitation on the rate of growth of state approp ... Read more

Positive
Carol Alvarado
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to establish a state gaming commissio ... Read more

Negative
Ryan Guillen
Relating to considering the assessment instrument results of certain students in evaluating school d ... Read more

Positive
Bill Callegari
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all ... Read more

Negative
Steve Ogden
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the provision of free textbooks to students attending ... Read more

Positive
Jodie Laubenberg
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain payment for health care services and prohib ... Read more

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to a pilot project to establish a comprehensive single point of entry for long-term service ... Read more

 
Richard Pena Raymond
Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the authorization or funding of an elementary or se ... Read more

Positive
Kel Seliger
Relating to the composition of the districts for the election of members of the Texas Senate.

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Relating to the prohibition of required health insurance coverage.

Positive
Richard Pena Raymond
Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate net revenue from the state lottery to support educa ... Read more

Positive
Richard Pena Raymond
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for an annual state budget and annual legislative ses ... Read more

Positive
Richard Pena Raymond
Supporting the ratification of a proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States providi ... Read more

Positive
Rodney Ellis
Authors: Ellis | Lucio.

Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the Texas Gaming Com ... Read more

Positive
Richard Pena Raymond
Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the taxation of the sale or use of certain food, dr ... Read more

Positive
Bryan Hughes
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all ... Read more

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to the duration of the interagency task force on ensuring appropriate care settings for per ... Read more

Positive
Bill Callegari
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to set a lower limit on the maximu ... Read more

Positive
Joe Pickett
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad ... Read more

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to the use of restraints in state supported living centers.

Positive
Bill Callegari
Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the limitation on the rate of growth of state approp ... Read more

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to bullying through electronic means in public schools.

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to the detention and transportation of a person with a mental illness.

Positive
James White
Proposing a constitutional amendment releasing a school district from the obligation to comply with ... Read more

Positive
Tim Kleinschmidt
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation ... Read more

 
Aaron Pena
Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to investigate the fea ... Read more

Positive
Charles Doc Anderson
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation ... Read more

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to school district requirements regarding parental notification and documentation in connec ... Read more

Positive
Charles Doc Anderson
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring any increase in a rate of the franchise tax be approv ... Read more

Positive
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to regulatory authority for courses taken by public high school students for both high scho ... Read more

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Authors: Creighton | Taylor, Larry | Gonzales, Larry | Bonnen | Hilderbran

Affirming the ... Read more

Negative
Eddie Lucio
Relating to energy efficiency standards for certain buildings and to high-performance design, constr ... Read more

Positive
Wayne Christian
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of individuals to choose or decline to c ... Read more

Positive
Ruth Jones McClendon
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation ... Read more

Negative
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to public school accountability for bilingual education and English as a second language an ... Read more

Negative
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to the administration of psychoactive medications to persons receiving services in certain ... Read more

Positive
Armando Martinez
Relating to increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a ... Read more

Negative
Judith Zaffirini
Relating to the inclusion and exclusion of certain information as part of the immunization registry.

Positive
Burt Solomons
Proposing a constitutional amendment to restrict the power of the legislature to mandate requirement ... Read more

Positive
Kelly Hancock
Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the limitation on the rate of growth of state approp ... Read more

Positive
Kelly Hancock
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all ... Read more

Positive
John Zerwas
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised val ... Read more

Positive
Armando Martinez
Relating to notice concerning the use of criminal history information in an employer's hiring proces ... Read more

Positive
Armando Martinez
Relating to telemedicine medical services, telehealth services, and home telemonitoring services pro ... Read more

Positive
Ken Paxton
Proposing a constitutional amendment regarding the maximum rate of growth of appropriations and the ... Read more

Positive
Jane Nelson
Relating to streamlining of and utilization management in Medicaid long-term care waiver programs.

Positive
Phil King
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad ... Read more

Negative
Armando Martinez
Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information to state agencies for employmen ... Read more

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised val ... Read more

Negative
Jane Nelson
Relating to the imposition of background and criminal history check requirements for operators and e ... Read more

Positive
Ken Paxton
Proposing a constitutional amendment prescribing the purposes for which revenue from motor vehicle r ... Read more

Negative
Jane Nelson
Relating to adverse licensing, listing, or registration decisions by certain health and human servic ... Read more

Positive
Linda Harper-Brown
Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the purposes for which revenues from motor vehicle reg ... Read more

Negative
Dan Flynn
Relating to the posting of the Ten Commandments in public school classrooms.

Positive
Charlie Howard
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised val ... Read more

Positive
Dan Flynn
Relating to the use of public funds to print certain public documents in a language other than Engli ... Read more

Positive
Jason Isaac
Expressing opposition to federal regulation of hazardous waste, water, and clean air and of the prod ... Read more

Positive
Phil King
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised val ... Read more

Negative
Jane Nelson
Relating to requiring governmental entities and contractors with governmental entities to participat ... Read more

Positive
David Simpson
Relating to the state's or a state governmental entity's provision of support for the performance of ... Read more

Positive
David Simpson
Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of institutions of higher education.

Negative
Byron Cook
Relating to the sale, recovery, and recycling of certain television equipment; providing administrat ... Read more

Positive
Allen Fletcher
Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse ... Read more

Negative
Roberto Alonzo
Proposing a constitutional amendment abolishing the State Board of Education and transferring the bo ... Read more

Positive
Ken Paxton
Relating to creation of the Health Freedom Act. Also see HJR24.

Positive
Ken Paxton
Relating to the E-Z computation and rate of the franchise tax.

Positive
Leticia Van de Putte
Relating to the adoption of voting procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overse ... Read more

Positive
Leticia Van de Putte
Relating to prohibiting nonjudicial foreclosure by a property owners' association on residences owne ... Read more

 
Garnet Coleman
Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the constitutional provision providing that marriage ... Read more

Negative
Fred Brown
Relating to abolishing the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and transferring the coordinati ... Read more

 
Bill Zedler
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a two-thirds vote by the legislature to create an ent ... Read more

Negative
Fred Brown
Relating to the consolidation of, or detachment and annexation of territory in, certain school distr ... Read more

Positive
Fred Brown
Relating to requiring certain home-rule municipalities to obtain annexation approval from voters in ... Read more

Negative
Wendy Davis
Relating to ethics and accountability of certain public employees, public officers, political contri ... Read more

Positive
Van Taylor
Relating to the adoption of voting procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overse ... Read more

Negative
Patricia Harless
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification.

 
Jose Menendez
Author's: Menendez | Hamilton | Eiland.

Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the T ... Read more

Negative
Patricia Harless
Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental ... Read more

Negative
Wendy Davis
Relating to the effect of a delay by the State Board for Educator Certification in renewing an educa ... Read more

Positive
Ruth Jones McClendon
Relating to disease control outreach programs to reduce the risk of certain communicable diseases.

Positive
Ruth Jones McClendon
Relating to requiring the provision of notice by certain hospitals regarding patients' medical recor ... Read more

Positive
Dan Patrick
Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental ... Read more

Positive
Ken Legler
Relating to payment for health care services and participation in a health care system.

Positive
Dan Patrick
Relating to the retention of the $1 million total revenue exemption for the franchise tax.

Positive
Ken Legler
Relating to required drug testing for applicants and recipients of unemployment compensation benefit ... Read more

 
Dan Patrick
Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of open-enrollment charter schools.

Negative
Carol Alvarado
Authors: Alvarado | King, Susan | Lucio III | Zerwas | Patrick, Diane

Relating to the types ... Read more

 
Dan Patrick
Relating to lobbying by former members of the legislature; creating an offense.

Positive
Dan Patrick
Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valor ... Read more

 
Dan Patrick
Relating to informed consent to an abortion.

Positive
Mike Villarreal
Relating to a full-day prekindergarten program provided by public school districts.

Negative
Mike Villarreal
Relating to field experience requirements for educator certification.

Positive
Larry Phillips
Authors: Phillips | Callegari | Hancock | Fletcher | Aliseda

Proposing a constitutional am ... Read more

Negative
Mark Shelton
Relating to restrictions on dropping courses at public institutions of higher education.

Negative
Bill Callegari
Relating to the acquisition of and compensation for real property, including blighted property, for ... Read more

Negative
Jeff Wentworth
Relating to the elimination of straight party voting.

 
Jodie Laubenberg
Relating to drug testing of certain persons seeking financial assistance benefits.

Positive
Jodie Laubenberg
Relating to requiring state contractors and grant recipients to participate in the federal electroni ... Read more

Positive
Kevin Eltife
Relating to debt management services and the regulation of debt management services providers.

Positive
Jodie Laubenberg
Relating to payment for health care services and participation in a health care system.

Positive
Jodie Laubenberg
Relating to the retention of the $1 million total revenue exemption for the franchise tax.

Positive
Burt Solomons
Relating to the composition of the districts for the election of members of the Texas House of Repre ... Read more

Positive
Richard Pena Raymond
Relating to electioneering near certain privately owned polling places.

Negative
Richard Pena Raymond
Relating to a prohibition against human cloning and regulating other uses of human tissue by institu ... Read more

Positive
Joan Huffman
Relating to health care data collected by the Department of State Health Services and access to cert ... Read more

Negative
Richard Pena Raymond
Relating to civil actions against persons who file complaints with governmental agencies or quasi-go ... Read more

Negative
Richard Pena Raymond
Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Saf ... Read more

Positive
Florence Shapiro
Relating to highway funding formulas of and project selection by the Texas Department of Transportat ... Read more

Negative
Richard Pena Raymond
Relating to an annual state budget and legislative budget sessions in even-numbered years and to pol ... Read more

Positive
Florence Shapiro
Relating to zero-based budgeting for state agencies as a part of the sunset review process.

Positive
Richard Pena Raymond
Relating to bullying as a ground for removing a public school student from class and placing the stu ... Read more

Positive
Mike Jackson
Relating to the cancellation of the voter registration and to the eligibility to vote of persons who ... Read more

Positive
Robert Nichols
Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valor ... Read more

Negative
Jim Jackson
Relating to designating English as the official language of this state.

Positive
Jim Jackson
Relating to the requirement of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States for issuance or r ... Read more

Positive
Joan Huffman
Relating to the licensing and regulation of physicians.

Positive
Troy Fraser
Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal p ... Read more

Negative
Jim Jackson
Relating to requiring governmental entities to participate in the federal electronic verification of ... Read more

Negative
Roberto Alonzo
The purpose of this bill is to give registered voters the option to vote and register to vote outsid ... Read more

Negative
Sid Miller
Relating to an exemption from the sales tax on handguns, rifles, shotguns, and ammunition.

Positive
Burt Solomons
Relating to the duty of a law enforcement agency to verify the immigration status of an arrested per ... Read more

Negative
Todd Smith
Relating to the notice provided of early voting polling places.

Positive
Charles Perry
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; creating a penalty.

Positive
Charles Perry
Relating to zero-based budgeting for certain entities funded by this state.

Positive
Ralph Sheffield
Relating to limitations on the use of eminent domain authority.

 
Jane Nelson
Relating to the licensing and regulation of physicians, physician assistants, acupuncturists, and su ... Read more

 
Jane Nelson
Relating to disposition of a contested case by the Texas Medical Board.

Positive
Jane Nelson
"These reforms will help reduce nursing errors and protect patient safety while improving the way we ... Read more

Positive
Armando Walle
Relating to prohibiting the use of credit scoring in certain lines of personal insurance.

Negative
Armando Walle
The high school dropout epidemic is one of the biggest challenges facing our state, but educators an ... Read more

Negative
Geanie Morrison
Relating to informed consent to an abortion.

Positive
Burt Solomons
Relating to requiring state contractors to participate in the federal electronic verification of wor ... Read more

Positive
Florence Shapiro
Relating to achievement benchmarks in fiscal notes and to legislative review of those benchmarks.

Positive
Bryan Hughes
Relating to payment for health care services and participation in a health care system.

Positive
Rodney Ellis
Relating to the designation of certain election days as state holidays.

Negative
Rodney Ellis
Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance ... Read more

Positive
Eddie Rodriguez
Relating to this state's goal for renewable energy.

Positive
Rodney Ellis
Relating to prohibited deceptive or disenfranchising practices regarding an election; providing crim ... Read more

Negative
Rodney Ellis
Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures.

Negative
Rodney Ellis
Relating to early voting by mail by any qualified voter.

Negative
Rodney Ellis
Relating to the date on which certain voters may be removed from a county's voter registration list ... Read more

Positive
Pete Gallego
Relating to photograph and live lineup identification procedures in criminal cases.

Positive
Rodney Ellis
Relating to procedures related to the placement of a voter on the suspense list.

Positive
Jane Nelson
Relating to procedures in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship and the operation of ... Read more

Positive
Pete Gallego
Relating to the electronic recording and admissibility of certain custodial interrogations.

 
Jane Nelson
"Our guardianship system needs to be transparent and fair."

Positive
Pete Gallego
Relating to procedures for applications for writs of habeas corpus based on relevant scientific evid ... Read more

 
Jane Nelson
Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services, including protective services and inve ... Read more

 
Jane Nelson
Relating to access to certain long-term care services and supports under the medical assistance prog ... Read more

 
Jane Nelson
Relating to the nondisciplinary resolution of certain complaints filed against physicians.

Positive
Scott Hochberg
Relating to requirements for students to be assessed in certain subjects and in certain grades.

Positive
Tan Parker
Relating to the offense of paying or receiving certain forms of compensation for facilitating the re ... Read more

Negative
Wendy Davis
Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools.

 
Tom Craddick
Author: Craddick | Martinez Fischer | Brown | Cook | Menendez

Relating to the creation of a ... Read more

Positive
Eric Johnson
Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain elected officials convicted ... Read more

Positive
Burt Solomons
Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental ... Read more

Negative
Warren Chisum
Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal p ... Read more

Positive
Harvey Hilderbran
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing penalties.

 
John Carona
Relating to the issuance of "Choose Life" license plates and the creation of the Choose Life account ... Read more

Positive
Carlos Uresti
Research has shown that simply delaying access to smoking reduces the risk of adolescents becoming a ... Read more

 
John Smitthee
Authors: Smithee | Chisum | Hancock | Margo | Sheets

Relating to the operation of the Texas ... Read more

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Author: Creighton, Aliseda, Jackson, Sheets

Relating to the reform of certain remedies and ... Read more

Negative
Jim Pitts
The Rainy Day Fund: Relating to making an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fun ... Read more

Positive
Charlie Geren
Relating to the use of eminent domain authority.

Positive
Jim Jackson
Relating to requiring a public hearing in the geographical area proposed for an open-enrollment char ... Read more

Negative
Leo Berman
Relating to birth records of children born in this state; creating an offense.

Negative
Leo Berman
Relating to the eligibility of an individual born in this state whose parents are illegal aliens to ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to prohibiting a person who is in the United States illegally from bringing a claim in a st ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to certification for placement on the ballot of candidates for president or vice-president ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to the enforcement of immigration laws, to the investigation, prosecution, and punishment o ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to certain federal health care legislation; imposing penalties.

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition fr ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program.

 
Lois Kolkhorst
Authors: Kolkhorst | Naishtat

Relating to the privacy of protected health information; prov ... Read more

Negative
Leo Berman
Relating to the establishment of English as the official language of Texas and the requirement that ... Read more

 
Jeff Wentworth
Relating to filing a complaint against a person licensed to engage in a business, occupation, or pro ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental ... Read more

Negative
Aaron Pena
Relating to limiting the amount of assistance a person may provide a voter; providing a civil penalt ... Read more

 
Kel Seliger
Relating to the composition of the districts for the election of members of the State Board of Educa ... Read more

 
Kel Seliger
Relating to the composition of the congressional districts for the State of Texas.

Positive
Bill Callegari
Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valor ... Read more

Positive
Joe Pickett
Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse ... Read more

Positive
Roberto Alonzo
Many states, including California, Florida, Illinois, New Jersey, and Texas have consistently compla ... Read more

 
Glenn Hegar
Relating to an employee's transportation and storage of certain firearms or ammunition while on cert ... Read more

Negative
Ryan Guillen
Relating to a pilot project to establish a comprehensive access point for long-term services and sup ... Read more

 
Troy Fraser
Landowners have a vested ownership interest in and the right to produce the groundwater below the su ... Read more

Positive
Mark Shelton
Relating to implementation and requirements of certain health care reform laws.

Positive
Armando Walle
Relating to discharging fines and costs assessed against certain juvenile defendants through communi ... Read more

Negative
Jeff Wentworth
Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of institutions of higher education.

Positive
Rodney Ellis
Relating to the elimination of smoking in certain workplaces and public places; providing penalties.

 
Steve Ogden
Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances.

Negative
Steve Ogden
Relating to the repeal of information disclosure exemptions for public power utilities.

Positive
Scott Hochberg
Relating to ballot instructions.

Negative
Scott Hochberg
Relating to procedures concerning verification of certain information submitted in a voter registrat ... Read more

Positive
Scott Hochberg
Relating to the eligibility of a student to participate in extracurricular activities or competition ... Read more

Positive
Kel Seliger
Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain elected officials convicted ... Read more

Positive
Bill Callegari
Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations and the use of surplus ... Read more

Positive
Jose Menendez
Relating to the punishment for theft and certain fraud offenses committed against a disabled individ ... Read more

Negative
Jimmie Don Aycock
Relating to termination of a public school teacher's term contract and discharge of the teacher at a ... Read more

Positive
Rob Eissler
Authors: Eissler | Aycock | Crownover | Allen | Garza

Relating to flexibility for public s ... Read more

Positive
Todd Smith
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification.

Positive
Kirk Watson
Relating to the creation of the offense of electronic transmission of certain visual material depict ... Read more

Positive
Armando Walle
Relating to minimum standards for juvenile case managers.

Negative
Jodie Laubenberg
Relating to the confidentiality of newborn screening information.

Negative
Rafael Anchia
Relating to providing for voter registration at a polling place during early voting by personal appe ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to requiring certain candidates to pay a filing fee or file a petition as a qualification t ... Read more

 
Senfronia Thompson
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for orally administered anticancer medications.

Positive
Todd Smith
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas and certain local ... Read more

 
Dan Patrick
Relating to measures intended to provide flexibility and cost savings to school districts. Author:

Negative
Eddie Lucio
Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for certain renewable energy devices.

Positive
James White
It is a matter of principle and the character of our governmental culture of local control and respo ... Read more

Positive
Tim Kleinschmidt
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spous ... Read more

Negative
Florence Shapiro
Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and oper ... Read more

 
Bill Callegari
Relating to the calculation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a 100 percent or total ... Read more

 
Charles Doc Anderson
Authors: Anderson / Martinez / Schwertner / Shelton / Zerwas

Relating to the addition of S ... Read more

Positive
Charles Doc Anderson
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spous ... Read more

Negative
Tryon Lewis
Relating to eligibility requirements for certain public benefits programs.

Positive
Dan Patrick
Relating to a limitation on increases in the appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes of commerci ... Read more

Positive
Phil King
Relating to the retention of the $1 million total revenue exemption for the franchise tax.

Positive
Rob Eissler
Authors: Eissler | Aycock | Guillen | Shelton

Relating to state-adopted assessment instrume ... Read more

Positive
Burt Solomons
Relating to the establishment of civil liability and injunctive relief for the dissemination of cert ... Read more

Positive
Bill Callegari
Relating to requiring the use of an ignition interlock device on conviction of certain intoxication ... Read more

Positive
Dan Patrick
Relating to required individual health insurance coverage.

Positive
Dan Patrick
Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse ... Read more

Positive
Ralph Sheffield
Relating to an exemption from the motor vehicle use tax for motor vehicles brought into this state b ... Read more

Positive
Leo Berman
Relating to certification for placement on the ballot of candidates for president or vice-president ... Read more

 
Mark Shelton
Relating to the definition of local law enforcement authority for purposes of the sex offender regis ... Read more

Positive
Charles Doc Anderson
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification.

Positive
John Carona
Relating to the creation of the Energy Efficiency Coordination Council and to statewide energy effic ... Read more

Positive
Donna Howard
Relating to the nonpartisan election of members to the State Board of Education.

Positive
Leticia Van de Putte
Relating to the expansion of the Women's Health Program demonstration project and implementation of ... Read more

Positive
Bill Callegari
Relating to the retention of the $1 million total revenue exemption for the franchise tax.

Positive
Kelly Hancock
Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations.

Negative
Ryan Guillen
Relating to the authority of a county elections administrator to engage in certain political activit ... Read more

 
Rene Oliveira
Relating to the powers and duties of the state auditor's office.

 
Burt Solomons
Relating to the composition of the districts for the election of members of the State Board of Educa ... Read more

Negative
Jim Jackson
Relating to requiring employers to participate in the federal electronic verification of work author ... Read more

Positive
Jessica Farrar
Relating to authorizing certain brewers and manufacturers to conduct tours of their premises after w ... Read more

Positive
John Zerwas
Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valor ... Read more

Positive
Dennis Bonnen
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification.

Negative
Warren Chisum
Relating to processing certain early voting ballots before election day.

Positive
John Zerwas
Relating to creation of the Texas Health Insurance Connector.

 
Craig Eiland
Relating to certain treatment by a physical therapist.

Negative
Dan Branch
Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting.

Positive
Mike Villarreal
Relating to the sale of malt liquor, ale, and beer by the holder of a brewpub license.

Positive
Mike Villarreal
Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gende ... Read more

Positive
Myra Crownover
Relating to the elimination of smoking in certain workplaces and public places; providing penalties.

Positive
Tim Kleinschmidt
Relating to an employee's transportation and storage of certain firearms or ammunition while on cert ... Read more

 
Kirk Watson
Relating to quarterly financial condition reports on collected and anticipated state revenue.

 
Kirk Watson
Relating to the review of the Sunset Advisory Commission by the comptroller.

 
Kelly Hancock
Relating to licensing, regulation, and prescribing and ordering authority of advanced practice regis ... Read more

Negative
Scott Hochberg
Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identificati ... Read more

Positive
Diane Patrick
Relating to the events eligible to receive funding through a major events trust fund.

Negative
Joe Driver
Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on certain premises of or locations associated with s ... Read more

Positive
Ken Paxton
Relating to the maximum rate of growth of appropriations.

Positive
Phil King
Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse ... Read more

Positive
Brandon Creighton
Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valor ... Read more

Positive
Tryon Lewis
Relating to the offense of illegal voting by a person who is not a United States citizen.

Negative
Roland Guitierrez
Relating to the election of the commissioner of insurance.

Positive
Jimmie Don Aycock
Relating to the civil liability of a political party on primary election day.

Positive
Jimmie Don Aycock
Relating to the date for a political party's precinct conventions.

Positive
Charlie Howard
Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valor ... Read more

Negative
Roberto Alonzo
Relating to abolishing the State Board of Education and transferring the functions of the board to t ... Read more

Negative
Charlie Geren
Relating to registration of a motor vehicle alleged to have been involved in a violation detected by ... Read more

Positive
Burt Solomons
Relating to the composition of the congressional districts for the State of Texas.

Positive
Troy Fraser
Relating to requirements for businesses that offer plastic checkout bag to customers.

 
Royce West
Authors: West, Davis, Duncan, and Shapiro. Relating to temporary modification under certain circums ... Read more

Positive
Wayne Christian
Relating to the authority of advanced practice registered nurses to make medical diagnoses and to pr ... Read more

Positive
Alma Allen
Authors: Allen and Nash. Relating to corporal punishment in public schools.

Negative
Linda Harper-Brown
Relating to the use of information from the internal verification system of the Department of Public ... Read more

Negative
Harold Dutton
Relating to the compensation of an election judge or clerk.

Positive
Mike Villarreal
Relating to local control over reforming school board governance of academically unacceptable school ... Read more

Positive
Roland Guitierrez
Relating to provision by the secretary of state of notice to a candidate of the form of the candidat ... Read more

Negative
Ruth Jones McClendon
Relating to the civil liability of and insurance requirements for owners of certain dogs; providing ... Read more

Negative
Chuck Hopson
Relating to the procedures for registering to vote and accepting a voter at a polling place; providi ... Read more

 
Fred Brown
Authors: Brown | Callegari | Creighton | Davis, John | Morrison

Relating to the powers and ... Read more

Positive
Mark Shelton
Relating to unlawful acts against and criminal offenses involving the Medicaid program.

Negative
Ron Reynolds
Relating to prohibited deceptive or disenfranchising practices regarding an election; providing crim ... Read more

Positive
Wayne Christian
Relating to creating an offense for engaging in certain conduct relating to cockfighting and to the ... Read more

 
John Carona
Relating to regulation of the practice of therapeutic optometry.

Positive
Hubert Vo
Relating to the hours during which the polls are open for early voting by personal appearance.

Positive
Mark Shelton
Relating to accelerated instruction for certain public school students.

Positive
Phil King
Relating to a limitation on increases in the appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes of commerci ... Read more

Negative
Tryon Lewis
Relating to creation of the offense of registering to vote by persons who are not citizens of the Un ... Read more

Positive
Joe Farias
Relating to the correction of voter registration records following a change of address submitted to ... Read more

 
Jeff Wentworth
Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counti ... Read more

Positive
Wayne Christian
Relating to the time at which life begins.

Negative
Lois Kolkhorst
Relating to a study by the attorney general of the effects on state law and authority of certain int ... Read more

Positive
Lois Kolkhorst
Relating to the use of radio frequency identification technology to transmit information regarding p ... Read more

Negative
Jimmie Don Aycock
Relating to an application to run for political office.

Positive
Jimmie Don Aycock
Relating to requiring an election authority to provide notice to certain county chairs regarding cer ... Read more

Positive
Eddie Rodriguez
Authors: Rodriguez, Eddie, Zerwas, Gonzales, Veronica. AlvaradoRelating to the expansion of the Wo ... Read more

Negative
Kel Seliger
Relating to the liability of a landowner for harm to a trespasser.

Negative
Debbie Riddle
Relating to the creation of the offense of employing or contracting with an unauthorized alien.

Positive
Harold Dutton
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons who have received deferred adjudication to vote.

Positive
Naomi Gonzalez
Relating to the amount of the state traffic fine.

 
Bill Zedler
Authors: Zedler | Flynn. Relating to the availability of certain school district financial informat ... Read more

 
Rodney Ellis
Relating to the eligibility of certain individuals for medical assistance on confinement in, placeme ... Read more

Negative
Garnet Coleman
Authors: Coleman and Orr. Relating to licensing of advanced practice registered nurses and the auth ... Read more

Positive
Mike Villarreal
Relating to alternative assessment of certain public school students under the public school account ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Uses the Hotel tax for certain eligible municipalities to improve/expand an existing convention cent ... Read more

Positive
Elliott Naishtat
Relating to a presumption that certain retailers are engaged in business in this state for the purpo ... Read more

Positive
Ryan Guillen
Relating to authorization to operate school districts on the basis of a four-day instructional week.

Negative
Gary Elkins
Relating to speed limits.

 
Garnet Coleman
Relating to the public health threat presented by youth suicide and to the prevention of associated ... Read more

 
Juan (Chuy) Hinojosa
Authors: Hinojosa | Hegar | Nichols
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Dep ... Read more

Positive
Senfronia Thompson
Authors: Thompson | Pitts | Rodriguez, Eddie | Lucio III | Branch. Relating to the licensing and re ... Read more

Negative
Lois Kolkhorst
Relating to the release or discharge by a law enforcement agency of certain illegal immigrants at th ... Read more

Positive
Elliott Naishtat
HB 1491 would create an affirmative defense to prosecution for patients who are being treated by a l ... Read more

Positive
Richard Pena Raymond
Relating to the adoption of the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popula ... Read more

Positive
James White
Relating to allowing military voters on active duty overseas to receive and cast a ballot electronic ... Read more

Positive
Jason Isaac
Authors: Isaac | Sheets | Taylor, Van | Farias

Relating to the issuance to veterans of spec ... Read more

Negative
Rob Orr
Relating to the authority of a municipality to implement a photographic traffic signal enforcement s ... Read more

Positive
Ryan Guillen
Relating to authorizing state agencies to establish a four-day workweek.

Positive
Kirk Watson
Relating to authorizing certain brewers and manufacturers to sell beer and ale to ultimate consumers ... Read more

Negative
Rafael Anchia
Relating to the sunset review of regional tollway authorities.

Negative
Steve Ogden
Relating to state fiscal matters, and certain administrative and business matters, related to public ... Read more

Positive
Jason Isaac
Relating to the inclusion of a candidate's e-mail address on an official application for a place on ... Read more

Positive
Jose Menendez
Relating to a temporary increase in the rate of the state sales and use tax and dedicating the amoun ... Read more

Positive
Harold Dutton
Relating to the creation of a commission to study capital punishment in Texas and to a moratorium on ... Read more

Positive
Roberto Alonzo
Relating to collective bargaining by firefighters and police officers.

Positive
Joquin Castro
Relating to the creation of a commission to study drowsy driving.

Positive
Joquin Castro
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online harassment.

Positive
Elliott Naishtat
Relating to the fee for a personal identification certificate for a homeless individual.

Positive
Phil King
elating to the eligibility of certain overseas voters to receive a full ballot.

 
Armando Walle
Relating to the eligibility of certain individuals for medical assistance on confinement in, placeme ... Read more

 
Robert Duncan
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties.

 
Veronica Gonzales
Relating to procedures for the dissolution of the Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 3.

Positive
Lois Kolkhorst
Author: Kolkhorst | Naishtat | Branch

Relating to the expansion of faith- and community-bas ... Read more

Positive
Pete Gallego
Relating to a pilot program under the loanstar revolving loan program to promote the use of energy e ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Provides a $500 franchise tax credit to an employer who hires a person who is either disabled or vet ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Allows eligible 26 year olds and younger to purchase life insurance under their parents' plans.

Positive
Raul Torres
Creates a pilot program to allow certain military and overseas voters to receive and send ballot mat ... Read more

Positive
Joe Farias
Relating to the imposition of a tax on certain sweetened beverages and ingredients used to make cert ... Read more

Positive
Eddie Rodriguez
Relating to authorizing certain brewers and manufacturers to sell beer and ale to ultimate consumers ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Relating to enterprise project half designations under the enterprise zone program.

 
Ken Legler
Relating to the recovery of fraudulently obtained unemployment benefits.

Negative
George Lavender
Relating to prohibiting abortion except when medically necessary or when the pregnancy is the result ... Read more

Positive
Linda Harper-Brown
Author: Harper-Brown | Phillips | Pickett | Bonnen

Relating to the continuation and functi ... Read more

Positive
Ralph Sheffield
Relating to a parent's right to object to physical fitness assessment of the parent's child by a sch ... Read more

Negative
Aaron Pena
Guest-Worker Bill

This proposed legislation would create a state-run guest-worker program t ... Read more

Positive
Bill Callegari
Relating to the offense of coercing a person to have or seek an abortion and informed and voluntary ... Read more

 
Paul Workman
Relating to the establishment of a work program for certain persons not legally authorized to be in ... Read more

Negative
Dan Huberty
Relating to state sovereignty over curriculum standards, assessments, and student information.

 
Drew Darby
Author: Darby | Ritter | Chisum | Strama | Crownover.

Relating to the creation of a progra ... Read more

Negative
Dennis Bonnen
Relating to eliminating the requirement that a school district assess the physical fitness of studen ... Read more

Negative
Dennis Bonnen
Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools.

Negative
Dennis Bonnen
Relating to removal of the requirements concerning random testing for illegal steroids of high schoo ... Read more

 
Dan Branch
Authors: Branch | Guillen | Lozano

Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer of studen ... Read more

Positive
Randy Weber
Relating to the application of foreign laws and foreign forum selection in this state.

 
Charlie Geren
Relating to providing that certain travel vouchers submitted by peace officers assigned to a protect ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Requiring restriction to the issuance of windstorm and hail insurance policies by the Texas Windstor ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Relating to the adoption of the Six Sigma method by state agencies for the purpose of estimates and ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Relating to the recovery of damages in a cause of action brought against the Texas Windstorm Insuran ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Relating to the recovery of fraudulently obtained health care services by Nueces County Hospital Dis ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Relating to the free admission to state parks for the parents of deceased members of the armed servi ... Read more

Positive
Raul Torres
Relating to public insurance adjusters.

Negative
Mark Strama
Relating to the extension of and expansion of eligibility for the Women's Health Program demonstrati ... Read more

Positive
Marc Veasey
Relating to the removal of electronic voting system equipment from the polling place.

Positive
Ryan Guillen
Relating to additional virtual instruction at public and private elementary and secondary schools.

 
Stefani Carter
Relating to an election to authorize an increase in a school district superintendent's salary.

Positive
Aaron Pena
Relating to the authority of the governor to order the disconnection of state computer networks from ... Read more

Negative
Jodie Laubenberg
Relating to distributing or prescribing abortion-inducing drugs; providing penalties.

Positive
Raul Torres
HB3574 by Raul Torres. Funding the Texas Back to Work Initiative, which provides a credit to employe ... Read more

Positive
Stefani Carter
Can this bill save teacher jobs? Representative Carter believes this bill will save teacher jobs, ... Read more

Negative
Trey Martinez Fischer
Relating to a prohibition on the marketing of foods of minimal nutritional value on public school ca ... Read more

Positive
Trey Martinez Fischer
Relating to the types of food or beverages that may be sold to students on public school campuses.

Negative
Trey Martinez Fischer
Relating to physical activity requirements applicable to public school students.

Positive
Lyle Larson
Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a ... Read more

Positive
Cindy Burkett
Authors: Burkett and Lucio III. Relating to unstructured activity requirements for public elementar ... Read more

Positive
Jim Pitts
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties.