2019 86th Texas Legislative Session Senate Bills

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Click for options SB 32 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Promise Grant Program for certain students at public institutions of higher education.

Click for options SB 33 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Promise Grant Program for certain students at two-year public institutions of higher education.

Click for options SB 35 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas B-On-time student loan program.

Click for options SB 36 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to providing free full-day prekindergarten for certain children.

Click for options SB 38 Author: Zaffirini | et al.  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the offense of hazing.

Click for options SB 51 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring the review of public school district paperwork to limit paperwork requirements.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: N/A
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 52 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the high school graduation of a student who transfers to a public school in this state after the student's junior year of high school.

Click for options SB 54 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the consideration for public school accountability purposes of certain students participating in regional day school programs for the deaf.

 
Click for options SB 55 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections.

Click for options SB 75 Author: Hall  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to forensic audits of certain school district projects.

Click for options SB 79 Author: Hall  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the elimination of a requirement that certain buses that transport schoolchildren be equipped with three-point seat belts.

Click for options SB 84 Author: Hall  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the right of public officers to information of certain governmental entities; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 92 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a supplemental payment for retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and the unfunded actuarial liabilities allowed under that system.

Click for options SB 93 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 94 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the state contribution to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 95 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: HB 197 by Reynolds, Similar, 11/12/2018 H Filed
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 96 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to limiting certain state-required assessment instruments administered to public school students in certain grades to assessments required by federal law.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: N/A
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 98 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a relative or other designated caregiver of a foster child for monetary assistance.


Click for options SB 99 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the ability of certain relative caretakers of dependent children to receive supplemental financial assistance and be assigned as protective payees for financial assistance payments.

Click for options SB 100 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the appointment of foster parents and other qualified persons to serve as educational decision-makers for certain children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: N/A
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 115 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the requirements for the issuance of identification documentation for foster care youth.

Click for options SB 117 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.

Click for options SB 128 Author: Hinojosa  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for release on parole of certain inmates serving a sentence for the criminal offense of continuous trafficking of persons.

Click for options SB 134 Author: Hinojosa | et al.  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the participation of the medical school at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in the Joint Admission Medical Program.

Click for options SB 136 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the public school finance system.

Click for options SB 137 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the bilingual education allotment provided under the public school finance system.

Click for options SB 138 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the bilingual education allotment provided under the public school finance system.

Click for options SB 139 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a notice of educational rights and recovery by school districts and open-enrollment charter schools of costs for certain student evaluations.

Click for options SB 140 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of alternative methods to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements for certain students.

Click for options SB 141 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the admission policy of an open-enrollment charter school.

Click for options SB 142 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the availability of school counselors at public middle, junior high, and high school campuses.

Click for options SB 148 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to covered benefits under the child health plan.

Click for options SB 149 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the capacity of certain minors to consent to examination or medical treatment related to childbirth and contraception.

Click for options SB 151 Author: Rodríguez | et al.  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression; providing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 155 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: N/A
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 156 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the civil and criminal penalties for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia; creating a criminal offense.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: HB 63 by Moody, Identical, 11/12/2018 H Filed
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 158 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to increasing criminal penalties for the offense of making a firearm accessible to a child.

Click for options SB 184 Author: Miles  
Last Action 11/14/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for school supplies purchased by certain teachers for a limited period.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: N/A
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 193 Author: Perry  
Last Action 11/15/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to waiving the fee for the issuance of a duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun for school marshals.

Click for options SB 204 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 11/16/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to increasing criminal penalties for the offense of making a firearm accessible to a child.

Click for options SB 206 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 11/19/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of a school district or open-enrollment charter school to employ or provide chaplains.

Click for options SB 209 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 11/20/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to social work services in public schools.

Click for options SB 213 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 12/04/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of individual graduation committees and other alternative methods to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements.

Click for options SB 218 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 12/07/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the provision of mental health services to persons younger than 18 years of age.

Click for options SB 223 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 12/07/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the standard service retirement annuity for certain members of the elected class of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 226 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 12/07/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to maintaining certain monuments and memorials and the names of certain public institutions; providing civil penalties.
House Committee: N/A
Senate Committee: N/A
Companion: N/A
Enrolled Summary: N/A

Click for options SB 232 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 12/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to parental notification by a school district regarding high school graduation requirements.

Click for options SB 242 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 12/13/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the removal of an obsolete reference regarding open-enrollment charter schools and the State Board of Education.

Click for options SB 243 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 12/14/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the carrying or storage of a handgun by a school marshal.

Click for options SB 244 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 12/14/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the number of school marshals that may be appointed to serve on a public school campus or at a private school.

Click for options SB 245 Author: Hinojosa  
Last Action 12/14/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of the office of capital and forensic writs to refuse to accept certain referrals for good cause.

Click for options SB 248 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 12/17/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to investment training requirements for school district and municipal financial officers.

Click for options SB 251 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 12/18/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to courses offered jointly by public junior colleges and independent school districts.


Click for options HB 267 Author: Bernal  
Last Action 11/12/2018 H Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the attendance calculation for elementary grade levels.


Click for options SB 252 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 12/19/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.


Click for options SB 279 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 12/21/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to completion and submission of a financial aid application for costs of higher education as a condition of high school graduation for public school students.

Click for options SB 280 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 12/27/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district.

Click for options SB 287 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/03/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the availability of free prekindergarten programs in public schools.

Click for options SB 292 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 01/03/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to expansion of a pilot program under the foundation school program for funding prekindergarten programs provided by certain school districts with early high school graduation programs.

Click for options SB 293 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 01/03/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students.

Click for options SB 299 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a notification requirement if a public school, including an open-enrollment charter school, does not have a nurse, school counselor, or librarian assigned to the school during all instructional hours.


Click for options SB 301 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to limits on the size of prekindergarten classes in public schools.

Click for options SB 304 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to reporting and disseminating information regarding public school disciplinary actions.


Click for options SB 314 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 01/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child.


Click for options SB 316 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 01/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the attorney general's duty to defend public school teachers.


Click for options SB 322 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 01/10/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the evaluation and reporting of investment practices and performance of certain public retirement systems.


Click for options SB 326 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 01/10/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools.

Click for options SB 328 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 01/10/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the information required to be included in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill.

Click for options SB 329 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 01/10/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requirements for and the transparency of epidemiological reports and certain immunization exemption information and reports.

 
Click for options SB 334 Author: West  
Last Action 01/11/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to law enforcement agency policies regarding the placement of a child taken into possession by a peace officer during the arrest of a person.

Click for options SB 338 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 01/11/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the distribution, possession, purchase, consumption, and receipt of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and tobacco products.


Click for options SB 343 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/11/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the information required to be included in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill.

Click for options SB 344 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/11/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the participation of campus-based mental health professionals in certain health benefit plans.


Click for options SB 349 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 01/14/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the sale of dextromethorphan to minors; providing civil penalties.

Click for options SB 351 Author: Powell  
Last Action 01/14/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to indicators of achievement under the public school accountability system.


Click for options SB 352 Author: Powell  
Last Action 01/14/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of the skills development fund by certain entities.


Click for options SB 355 Author: West  
Last Action 01/15/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to developing a strategic plan to ensure the provision of prevention and early intervention services complies with federal law.


Click for options SB 364 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/16/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to policies on the recess period in public schools.

Click for options SB 366 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/16/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the content of detailed reports filed by lobbyists and to monetary limits on expenditures by lobbyists.

Click for options SB 367 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/16/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prohibition on lobbying by certain elected officers.

Click for options SB 368 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/16/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to lobbying by former members of the legislature; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 369 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/16/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the availability on the Internet of certain registrations and reports filed by lobbyists.


Click for options SB 371 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 01/16/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools.

Click for options SB 372 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 01/16/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of an open-enrollment charter school to employ security personnel, commission peace officers, and have school resource officers.

Click for options SB 377 Author: Hall  
Last Action 01/17/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to eliminating certain requirements imposed on school districts; establishing a process for review of a school district's termination or suspension of a classroom teacher.

Click for options SB 379 Author: Hall  
Last Action 01/17/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to competitive bidding procurements by a school district for certain goods or services, including professional services.


Click for options SB 380 Author: Hall  
Last Action 01/17/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a student's eligibility to enroll in courses provided through the state virtual school network.

Click for options SB 392 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/18/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to discretionary disciplinary action by public school districts regarding nonviolent offenses and the adjudication of a child who engages in conduct that constitutes a nonviolent offense on school property.

Click for options SB 393 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 01/18/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the contributions to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.


 
Click for options SB 394 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 01/18/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a transportation allotment credit for school districts required to take action to reduce wealth per student.

Click for options SB 398 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 01/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorizing a credit union to act as a school district depository.

Click for options SB 406 Author: Birdwell  
Last Action 01/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the carrying or storage of a handgun by a school marshal.


Click for options SB 419 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/23/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of American principles, including social injustice and civil rights concepts, in the public school curriculum and instructional materials and in training materials and resources for use by school districts.

Click for options SB 423 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 01/23/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas to invest in certain hedge funds.


Click for options SB 424 Author: West  
Last Action 01/23/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to determining appropriate disciplinary action to be taken against a public school student who is in foster care or who is homeless.

Click for options SB 426 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 01/23/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of public school counselors' work time.
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of American principles, including social injustice and civil rights concepts, in the public school curriculum and instructional materials and in training materials and resources for use by school districts.


Click for options SB 427 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 01/23/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the members of a school district's local school health advisory council.

Click for options SB 435 Author: Nelson  
Last Action 01/23/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to recommendations by local school health advisory councils regarding opioid addiction and abuse education in public schools.


Click for options SB 441 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 01/24/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to local school health advisory councils.


Click for options SB 451 Author: Powell  
Last Action 01/24/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the permissible uses of the bilingual education allotment provided under the foundation school program.

Click for options SB 456 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to state contributions to the Employees Retirement System of Texas.


Click for options SB 458 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to training requirements for a member of the board of trustees and the superintendent of an independent school district regarding sexual abuse, human trafficking, and other maltreatment of children.

Click for options SB 462 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to ballot propositions authorizing certain political subdivisions to issue debt obligations.

Click for options SB 463 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to procedural requirements for adopting and filing a school district budget.

Click for options SB 465 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a public database maintained by the comptroller of information about certain political subdivisions.

Click for options SB 466 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of persons finally convicted of a felony to run for certain public offices.

Click for options SB 468 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorization for a school district board of trustees to adopt or remove term limits.

Click for options SB 470 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 01/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of county child welfare boards.


Click for options SB 477 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the expiration of a school marshal license issued or renewed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.

Click for options SB 480 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the Preparation for Adult Living Program and other services for foster children transitioning to independent living.

Click for options SB 481 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to personal identification documents for foster children or youth, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth.


Click for options SB 484 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that a school district may impose on certain residence homesteads following a substantial school tax increase.


Click for options SB 488 Author: Watson  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to required training regarding childhood trauma for judges who hear cases involving certain children and requirements for a juvenile's appearance in a judicial proceeding.

Click for options SB 490 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to lobbying by former members of the legislature; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 495 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees.

Click for options SB 501 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a study of costs associated with dual credit courses offered at public high schools.

Click for options SB 502 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring certain institutions of higher education to issue reports on the transferability of credit.


Click for options SB 503 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to eligibility requirements for student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals.

Click for options SB 504 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of certain information in postsecondary education and career counseling academies developed for certain school counselors and other postsecondary advisors employed by a school district.


Click for options SB 508 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and the establishment of a grant program to reimburse private employers for paid internships provided to certain public school students in career and technology education programs.

Click for options SB 509 Author: Miles  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the election of trustees of certain school districts.

 
Click for options SB 513 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of an independent school district to change the date of the general election for officers.

Click for options SB 514 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to speech protections for student publications in public schools.


Click for options SB 521 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 01/29/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain solicitation responses and contracts resulting from a school district or open-enrollment charter school solicitation for goods or services.

Click for options SB 527 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 01/30/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to voter registration application form distribution information reported through the Public Education Information Management System.

Click for options SB 529 Author: Birdwell  
Last Action 01/30/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to public access to juvenile court proceedings.

 

Click for options SB 538 Author: Johnson  
Last Action 01/30/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a driver's license or personal identification certificate to a youth experiencing homelessness.

 

Click for options SB 548 Author: Birdwell | et al.  
Last Action 01/31/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to complaints filed with and certain other filings submitted to the Texas Ethics Commission.

Click for options SB 565 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 01/31/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of the governing body of a school district to waive the new jobs creation requirement for the purpose of eligibility for a limitation on the appraised value of property for school district maintenance and operations ad valorem tax purposes under the Texas Economic Development Act.

Click for options SB 569 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 02/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the regulation of listed family homes.


Click for options SB 570 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 02/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.

Click for options SB 577 Author: Hall  
Last Action 02/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; increasing a criminal fine.

Click for options SB 591 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an adult education program provided under an adult high school diploma and industry certification charter school program, eligibility of certain students for Foundation School Program benefits, and reporting requirements regarding the dropout status of certain students.

Click for options SB 569 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 02/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the regulation of listed family homes.


Click for options SB 629 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 02/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts' Internet websites.

Click for options SB 656 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 02/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the transition and employment guide for public school students enrolled in a special education program.

Click for options SB 660 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 02/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the calculation for purposes of recapture under the public school finance system of the taxable value of property of a school district affected by a disaster.


Click for options SB 664 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to behavior improvement plans and behavioral intervention plans for certain public school students and notification requirements regarding certain behavior management techniques.

Click for options SB 668 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 02/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to data collection, reporting, and notice requirements for certain educational entities.

Click for options SB 673 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the scheduling of the first and last days of school for students by school districts.

Click for options SB 674 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorizing an exemption for open-enrollment charter schools from certain municipal drainage requirements.

Click for options SB 676 Author: Buckingham | et al.  
Last Action 02/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to establishing residency for purposes of admission into public schools.

Click for options SB 680 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 02/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the maximum service retirement annuity for members of public retirement systems.


Click for options SB 686 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 02/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to personal financial literacy courses for high school students in public schools.

Click for options SB 689 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 02/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the repeal of provisions requiring school districts to reduce their wealth per student to the equalized wealth level.

Click for options SB 702 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authorization and reporting of expenditures for lobbying activities by certain political subdivisions and other public entities.

Click for options SB 703 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the reporting by local governmental entities of expenditures for lobbying; providing a civil penalty.

Click for options SB 705 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to certain investigation and evaluation information regarding certain child-care facilities, homes, and programs.

 
Click for options SB 706 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an investigation unit within the Health and Human Services Commission for certain unlicensed child-care facilities.

Click for options SB 708 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to collection and use of child safety data for licensed day-care centers.


Click for options SB 710 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorization for the creation of a county ethics commission in any county.


Click for options SB 712 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of certain behavioral interventions on students enrolled in public school who receive special education services.

Click for options SB 713 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a school district assigning a mentor teacher to a new classroom teacher.

Click for options SB 718 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to equal opportunity for access by home-schooled students to University Interscholastic League sponsored activities; authorizing a fee.
Click for options SB 719 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of capital murder.

Click for options SB 721 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the salary of superintendents of school districts.

Click for options SB 722 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a severance payment to a superintendent of a school district.

Click for options SB 723 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring an independent school district to post a superintendent's annual compensation on its Internet website.

Click for options SB 725 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to funding for prekindergarten programs at certain school districts that operate early high school graduation programs.

Click for options SB 727 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to conduct special accreditation investigations.

Click for options SB 729 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the standard service retirement annuity for certain members of the elected class of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 730 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the nonconfidential status of certain state pension information.

Click for options SB 740 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 02/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist certain school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations.

Click for options SB 748 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 02/11/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to newborn screening and the newborn screening preservation account.

Click for options SB 756 Author: Hinojosa  
Last Action 02/11/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the participation of eligible nonprofit organizations in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant program.

Click for options SB 767 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 02/12/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts' Internet websites.

Click for options SB 784 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 02/12/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to human sexuality instruction in public schools.


Click for options SB 788 Author: Johnson  
Last Action 02/12/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the preference given by state and local governmental entities to agricultural products produced or grown in this state.

Click for options SB 794 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 02/12/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain examination fee subsidies for public school teachers who provide instruction in career and technology education courses.

Click for options SB 811 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 02/13/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to immunity from liability of a school district or open-enrollment charter school for certain actions of security personnel.

Click for options SB 818 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/13/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to class size limits and student/teacher ratios for prekindergarten classes provided by or on behalf of public schools.

Click for options SB 820 Author: Nelson  
Last Action 02/13/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a school district develop and maintain a cybersecurity framework.

Click for options SB 824 Author: Nelson  
Last Action 02/13/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the local regulation of the sale of lemonade or other beverages by children.
Click for options SB 821 Author: Nelson  
Last Action 02/13/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to children's advocacy centers.


Click for options SB 832 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/14/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to lottery game revenue for grants to public school prekindergarten programs.

Click for options SB 837 Author: West  
Last Action 02/14/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to establishing a pilot program under which public schools may use a digital portfolio method to assess student performance in grades three through eight for purposes of accountability and qualification for promotion.

Click for options SB 852 Author: Johnson | et al.  
Last Action 02/15/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the basic allotment and guaranteed yield under the public school finance system.

Click for options SB 856 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/15/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the student mental health division within the Texas Education Agency.

Click for options SB 862 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 02/15/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the contents of personal financial statements filed with the Texas Ethics Commission.

Click for options SB 863 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/15/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a study of costs associated with dual credit courses offered at public high schools.

Click for options SB 869 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 02/19/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to guidelines for policies of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools for the care of certain students at risk for anaphylaxis.

Click for options SB 873 Author: Johnson | et al.  
Last Action 02/19/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to notice of the health of children attending a child-care facility.


Click for options SB 885 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/19/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring the incorporation of instruction in digital citizenship into the public school curriculum.

Click for options SB 887 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/19/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the consideration of the gender identity or sexual preference of certain victims, witnesses, or defendants in criminal proceedings.

Click for options SB 888 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/19/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination in places of public accommodation.


Click for options SB 913 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/19/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to consideration of the mental health of public school students in training requirements for certain school employees, curriculum requirements, counseling programs, educational programs, state and regional programs and services, and health care services for students and to mental health first aid program training and reporting regarding local mental health authority and school district personnel.

 
Click for options SB 926 Author: Hall  
Last Action 02/20/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the operation of a public school transportation system.

Click for options SB 933 Author: Bettencourt | et al.  
Last Action 02/20/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of the office of inspector general at the Texas Education Agency to investigate the administration of public education.


Click for options SB 917 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/20/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: 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.

Click for options SB 923 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 02/20/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the age of persons employed by or allowed on the premises of a sexually oriented business; creating a criminal offense.


Click for options SB 947 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/21/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the ability of certain students to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network.

Click for options SB 952 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/21/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to standards for nutrition, physical activity, and screen time for certain child-care facilities and homes.


Click for options SB 968 Author: Hancock  
Last Action 02/21/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
Click for options SB 974 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/21/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to policies and programs that permit the use of public money to finance political campaigns.


Click for options SB 992 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a collaborative task force to study certain public school mental health services.

Click for options SB 993 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to increasing criminal penalties for certain family violence offenses committed in the presence of a child.


Click for options SB 994 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to creating a school safety allotment under the foundation school program.

Click for options SB 995 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an increase in the basic allotment and classroom teacher salaries.

Click for options SB 996 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to eliminating the state-required assessment instrument in social studies and the United States history end-of-course assessment instrument.

Click for options SB 997 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of a specialty treatment court for certain individuals residing with a child who is the subject of a juvenile court case.


Click for options SB 1001 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the suspension of a student who is homeless from public school.

Click for options SB 1002 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the evaluation of and improvements to the quality of the Texas Workforce Commission's subsidized child care program.


Click for options SB 1008 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to parental rights regarding a student's participation in human sexuality instruction in public schools.

Click for options SB 1015 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an ongoing review of the public school finance system by the Texas Education Agency.

Click for options SB 1016 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an audit by the Texas Education Agency of public school professional development training requirements.


Click for options SB 1020 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the appointment of a board of managers to govern certain school districts with low-performing campuses.

Click for options SB 1025 Author: Perry  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records and certain records of at-risk youth.

Click for options SB 1027 Author: Hall  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to sonogram requirements for a pregnant minor seeking an abortion.


Click for options SB 1032 Author: Hall  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the right of a parent of a public school student to request that the student receive instruction or an assessment instrument in a printed format.

Click for options SB 1044 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to training requirements for public school nurses and certain other school personnel regarding seizure recognition and related first aid.


Click for options SB 1045 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 02/22/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to academic accountability ratings for certain school districts and open-enrollment charter schools that offer full-time online programs through the state virtual school network.

Click for options SB 1055 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the administration by the Texas Workforce Commission of a workforce diploma pilot program.


Click for options SB 1089 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the circumstances under which a school district is required to provide air-conditioned transportation for students.

Click for options SB 1093 Author: Perry  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of children and prioritization of persons on waiting lists for certain Medicaid long-term care services waiver programs.

Click for options SB 1094 Author: Perry  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the delivery of Medicaid benefits to certain medically dependent children with private health benefits coverage.

 
Click for options SB 1095 Author: Perry  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to access to certain health records and information by certain individuals regarding a child placed in foster care.

Click for options SB 1096 Author: Perry  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to pharmacy benefits provided through the Medicaid managed care program.

Click for options SB 1101 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the consolidation of ombudsman programs administered by the Health and Human Services Commission.


Click for options SB 1102 Author: Hall  
Last Action 02/25/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the transfer of a student from the school district of the student's residence to another district.

Click for options SB 1111 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the Children's Health and Nutrition Interagency Council.


Click for options SB 1114 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the sale or donation of certain school district property for the development of affordable housing for school district personnel.

Click for options SB 1133 Author: Bettencourt | et al.  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to prohibiting public schools from owning or having a business interest in certain entities and real property associated with those entities.

Click for options SB 1139 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of Medicaid, including the Medicaid managed care program.


Click for options SB 1141 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the basic allotment and guaranteed yield under the public school finance system.


Click for options SB 1155 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a public school student's transition from an alternative education program to a regular classroom.

Click for options SB 1156 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the requirement of a public hearing on certain applications for a permit to drill an oil or gas well.

Click for options SB 1161 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the determination of the total taxable value of property in a school district under the property value study conducted by the comptroller of public accounts.

Click for options SB 1175 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the abuse of a child, termination of the parent-child relationship, and possession of a child by the Department of Family and Protective Services.


Click for options SB 1178 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to reporting the number of incidents of bullying and cyberbullying in a school district and open-enrollment charter school through the Public Education Information Management System.

Click for options SB 1181 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a wage increase for certain public school employees.


Click for options SB 1182 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to approval by the attorney general of certain bonds financing an educational facility for certain charter schools.

 
Click for options SB 1183 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the process for establishing speed limits on roads near certain schools.

Click for options SB 1203 Author: Miles  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment and use of performance standards for certain secondary-level alternate assessment instruments administered to public school students.

Click for options SB 1207 Author: Perry  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the coordination of private health benefits with Medicaid benefits.

Click for options SB 1227 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the date for ordering or holding an election to ratify the ad valorem tax rate of a school district; making conforming changes.

Click for options SB 1229 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a county, city, or independent school district posting election results on an Internet website.

Click for options SB 1230 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the reporting of private school educator misconduct.

Click for options SB 1231 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to providing certain public and private school administrators with information regarding certain child abuse and neglect investigations and allegations.

Click for options SB 1237 Author: Hall | et al.  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the assumption of the powers and duties relating to driver's licenses, personal identification cards, the driver responsibility program, and other related powers and duties by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.

Click for options SB 1241 Author: Miles  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to students eligible to receive compensatory, intensive, and accelerated instructional services.

Click for options SB 1250 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

Click for options SB 1251 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to unprofessional conduct by mental health providers who attempt to change the sexual orientation of a child; providing penalties.

Click for options SB 1252 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a reduction in school funding under the Foundation School Program for a school district that receives a supplemental payment under an agreement to limit the appraised value of property in the district.

Click for options SB 1256 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/27/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to employing, terminating, and reporting the misconduct of public school personnel and related entity personnel, including creating a registry of persons ineligible for hire; creating criminal offenses.

Click for options SB 1274 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the consideration of certain performance indicators in evaluating certain school districts and campuses under the public school accountability system.

Click for options SB 1275 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring school districts to administer college readiness assessment instruments to certain students at state cost.

Click for options SB 1276 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an agreement between a school district and public institution of higher education to provide a dual credit program to high school students enrolled in the district.

Click for options SB 1277 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to guidelines for the proper care and display of the United States and Texas flags by public schools.

Click for options SB 1284 Author: Miles  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a competitive grant program to fund promotion of early literacy programs in certain communities in this state.

Click for options SB 1288 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services reporting certain information regarding youth in the managing conservatorship of the department who are pregnant or who are parents.

Click for options SB 1289 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a Department of Family and Protective Services plan to address the substitute care capacity needs in certain department regions.

Click for options SB 1290 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to information for foster children who are pregnant or minor parents.

Click for options SB 1291 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to training for certain individuals who provide care for or services to children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

Click for options SB 1292 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of public school students.

Click for options SB 1296 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the filing of a degree plan by students at public institutions of higher education.

Click for options SB 1297 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requirements for building construction contracts entered into by public school districts.

Click for options SB 1306 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring a school district to post on the district's Internet website the name and contact information of each school administrator primarily responsible for student discipline at a district campus.

Click for options SB 1313 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to demonstration programs for childhood obesity and chronic disease prevention in certain border counties.

Click for options SB 1314 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a periodic study on participation of public schools in a federal lunch program, to school district grace period policies, and to the provision of meals to certain public school students.

Click for options SB 1315 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to periodic zero-based budgeting for certain political subdivisions.

Click for options SB 1323 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring certain students awarded dual credit by a public institution of higher education to complete and submit a financial aid application for higher education costs.

Click for options SB 1324 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the filing of a degree plan by students at public institutions of higher education.

Click for options SB 1331 Author: Hinojosa  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the regulation of individuals and entities that conduct forensic analyses, examinations, and tests.

Click for options SB 1332 Author: Johnson | et al.  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to sales and use taxes on e-cigarette vapor products; imposing taxes; providing an administrative penalty.

Click for options SB 1343 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a school district partnering with certain eligible entities to operate a district campus.

 
Click for options SB 1346 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the system for maintaining records relating to children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

Click for options SB 1347 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the investigation of a complaint made by a foster child or youth and the results of the investigation.

Click for options SB 1353 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to addressing adverse childhood experiences and developing a strategic plan to address those experiences.

Click for options SB 1355 Author: Powell  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the work-based learning task force.

Click for options SB 1357 Author: Hancock  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to services provided for students at public institutions of higher education who were formerly in foster care.

Click for options SB 1359 Author: Hancock  
Last Action 02/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a pilot program for the provision of health coverage for school district employees in certain school districts.

Click for options SB 1374 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the sequencing of certain required mathematics courses in public schools.

Click for options SB 1376 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to eliminating certain requirements imposed on school districts and other educational entities.

Click for options SB 1385 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district and the election of trustees of certain school districts.

Click for options SB 1388 Author: Watson  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an employee database for child-care facilities and registered family homes.

Click for options SB 1390 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to suicide prevention in public school curriculum and certain educational programs concerning suicide prevention and substance abuse prevention.

Click for options SB 1391 Author: Menéndez | et al.  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an increase in the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district and the increase of the exemption amount in subsequent years to reflect inflation in homestead values, a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the homestead of a disabled or elderly person to reflect the increased exemption amounts, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue.

Click for options SB 1395 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to voter approval of a proposed ad valorem tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate.

 
Click for options SB 1398 Author: Seliger  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a behavior improvement plan imposed as a public school truancy prevention measure.

Click for options SB 1404 Author: Powell  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an electronic portal for disclosures and consent regarding certain newborn screening information.

Click for options SB 1412 Author: Perry  
Last Action 03/01/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of accelerated campus excellence turnaround plans for low-performing schools.

Click for options SB 1441 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a study by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board comparing postsecondary educational outcomes for certain traditional and nontraditional students.

Click for options SB 1447 Author: Johnson  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the execution of a search warrant for taking a blood specimen from certain persons in certain intoxication offenses.

Click for options SB 1451 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the ability of public school teachers to maintain student discipline without being subjected to adverse employment consequences.

Click for options SB 1452 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to designation of autism innovation zones by the commissioner of education.

Click for options SB 1453 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of cellular telephone applications in place of graphing calculators in public schools.

Click for options SB 1454 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the ownership, sale, lease, and disposition of property and management of assets of an open-enrollment charter school.

Click for options SB 1455 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the state virtual school network; changing a fee.

Click for options SB 1466 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the state salary for retired judges.

Click for options SB 1473 Author: Johnson  
Last Action 03/04/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment and use of performance standards for certain secondary-level alternate assessment instruments administered to public school students.

Click for options SB 1476 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the requirement for certain administrators of certain educational entities to report certain educator misconduct to the State Board for Educator Certification.

Click for options SB 1493 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the provision of Medicaid benefits to certain children adopted from the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

Click for options SB 1499 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the issuance by the Railroad Commission of Texas of a permit for a commercial surface disposal facility located near a school.

Click for options SB 1518 Author: Buckingham  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of providers for the provision of certain home telemonitoring services under Medicaid.

Click for options SB 1522 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption:

Click for options SB 1532 Author: Hancock  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities; authorizing fees.

Click for options SB 1534 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to demonstration projects to coordinate eligibility renewal and eligibility recertification for certain children in the Medicaid and child health plan programs.

Click for options SB 1535 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a complaint made by a foster child or youth.

Click for options SB 1541 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements regarding child abuse and neglect, including the offense of failure to report abuse or neglect of a child; increasing criminal penalties.

Click for options SB 1553 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the process for establishing speed limits on roads near certain schools.

Click for options SB 1555 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authorization of a license holder to carry a concealed handgun at a school or educational institution.

Click for options SB 1556 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of school district policies regarding the marketing and commercial advertising of food products on school district property.

Click for options SB 1557 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to military-connected students, including providing a designation for certain school district campuses that take actions to assist those students.

Click for options SB 1558 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the requirements for a school district improvement plan.

Click for options SB 1559 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the hiring of retired classroom teachers or retired education professionals to serve as mentor teachers.

Click for options SB 1560 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a study regarding the costs of educating students with disabilities in public schools.

Click for options SB 1561 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to positive behavior plans of school districts, development of positive behavior best practices by the Texas Education Agency, and reporting of disproportionate discretionary disciplinary action by school districts.

Click for options SB 1562 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the employment of certified school counselors by school districts.

Click for options SB 1563 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to identification and development of mental health resources for students.

Click for options SB 1569 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of public money and resources by employees of an independent school district to distribute a communication that advocates for or against a political measure, candidate, or other matter; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 1570 Author: Flores  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the effect of certain felony convictions of certain corrections employees.
Click for options SB 1573 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a public awareness campaign on firearm safety and suicide prevention.

Click for options SB 1594 Author: Rodríguez  
Last Action 03/05/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the regulation of open-enrollment charter schools and requiring a study comparing and evaluating certain characteristics of open-enrollment charter schools and school districts.

Click for options SB 1600 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the resignation or termination or nonrenewal of the contract of a superintendent of a school district.

Click for options SB 1612 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring that human sexuality instruction in public schools be approved by the State Board of Education.

Click for options SB 1614 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the disclosure and recording of information on the use of money by certain public entities for lobbying activities; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 1615 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the required disclosure of certain information by persons testifying before a legislative committee.

Click for options SB 1618 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to procedures for complaints received by the Texas Ethics Commission.

Click for options SB 1619 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain information regarding school district employee compensation and employment contracts and to the term of a contract for a teacher and a superintendent of a school district.

Click for options SB 1624 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of driver education schools and instructors; authorizing fees.

Click for options SB 1632 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Information Resources to provide telecommunications services through statewide technology centers.

Click for options SB 1645 Author: Miles  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the donation and distribution of food at public schools.

Click for options SB 1652 Author: Powell  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to eligibility of certain students for Foundation School Program benefits and the calculation of average daily attendance for those students.

Click for options SB 1654 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to studies concerning public school employee and retiree health coverage.

Click for options SB 1659 Author: Watson | et al.  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the acquisition and management of certain real property assets by the School Land Board for the use and benefit of the permanent school fund and the transfer of certain permanent school fund assets from the control of the School Land Board to the State Board of Education.

Click for options SB 1665 Author: Buckingham  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of prescription asthma medicine on public and private school campuses.

Click for options SB 1679 Author: West  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to eligibility of certain children for free prekindergarten programs in public schools.

Click for options SB 1682 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the administration of and benefits payable under the Texas public school retired employees group insurance program and the Texas school employees uniform group health coverage program and certain expenditures for school employee health coverage.

 
Click for options SB 1683 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the benefits from, membership in, and administration of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 1698 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain juvenile offenders to be transferred to criminal court.

Click for options SB 1699 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of indecency with a child.

Click for options SB 1701 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the operation of unmanned aircraft over certain facilities; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 1702 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the office of independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.

Click for options SB 1704 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a school district or open-enrollment charter school adopting a policy allowing a school employee to carry or possess a handgun on school property or at a school event.

 
Click for options SB 1705 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the applicability of educator certification and assignment requirements to school districts of innovation.

Click for options SB 1706 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to applicability of educator certification and class size requirements to open-enrollment charter schools.

Click for options SB 1707 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the duties of school district peace officers, school resource officers, and security personnel.

Click for options SB 1708 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a pilot program to provide additional funding to a school district to improve the performance of certain campuses under the accountability system.

Click for options SB 1709 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the participation of eligible career schools or colleges in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Program.

Click for options SB 1724 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to certain public school workforce training programs funded by the skills development fund.

Click for options SB 1729 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of aggravated kidnapping; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 1730 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalties for the offenses of producing, directing, or promoting a sexual performance by a child and possessing child pornography.

Click for options SB 1731 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to certain degree and internship requirements for teacher certification.

Click for options SB 1735 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the possession and administration of epinephrine auto-injectors in day-care centers; limiting liability.

Click for options SB 1744 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to training requirements and prohibited discrimination for child-care facilities and registered family homes.

Click for options SB 1746 Author: Miles  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of certain students as students at risk of dropping out of school.

Click for options SB 1757 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to student loan repayment assistance under the math and science scholars loan repayment program.

Click for options SB 1759 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an individualized education program and transition planning for a public school student enrolled in a special education program.

Click for options SB 1760 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to creating a special education certification to teach students with disabilities.

Click for options SB 1776 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of an elective course on the founding principles of the United States in the curriculum for public high school students and the posting of the founding documents of the United States in public school buildings.

Click for options SB 1777 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the United States history end-of-course assessment instrument for public high school students.

Click for options SB 1803 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to changing the eligibility of persons charged with certain offenses to receive community supervision, including deferred adjudication community supervision.

Click for options SB 1814 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to providing temporary support services for certain public school students.

Click for options SB 1828 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to Holocaust Remembrance Week in public schools.

 
Click for options SB 1849 Author: Miles  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to public school safety measures, access to mental health professionals in public schools and during certain emergencies, access to criminal history and mental health records, and access to firearms; requiring a certificate for employment as a school behavioral counselor; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty.

Click for options SB 1854 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of local school health advisory councils as governmental bodies for purposes of the open meetings law and the public information law.

Click for options SB 1857 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requirements for certain charter entities to contract with a school district to operate a district campus.

Click for options SB 1862 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the state contribution to the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 1874 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the timely filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures; increasing a criminal penalty.

Click for options SB 1877 Author: West  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the release of certain student information.

Click for options SB 1878 Author: West  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a mental health professional to school law enforcement official ratio for public schools.


Click for options SB 1884 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the protection of animal and crop facilities; creating a criminal offense.

Click for options SB 1887 Author: Huffman  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to jurisdiction over certain child protection and juvenile matters involving juvenile offenders.

Click for options SB 1892 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to student loan repayment assistance for school counselors employed by a school district.


Click for options SB 1893 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a trauma-informed care policy for school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.


Click for options SB 1894 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to participation in and rates for coverage provided under the uniform group coverage program for active school employees.

Click for options SB 1895 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to grants for school districts and campuses providing blended and individualized learning staff development activities.


Click for options SB 1905 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to state savings and government efficiency achieved through a tuition equalization grant program administered by the comptroller of public accounts.

Click for options SB 1906 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an insurance premium tax credit for contributions made to certain educational assistance organizations.

Click for options SB 1907 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to litigation involving certain defects in school district facilities and enforcement of certain duties following that litigation; authorizing a civil penalty.

Click for options SB 1908 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an Internet online dropout recovery education program for students at risk of dropping out of school.

Click for options SB 1909 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to certain policies and procedures for the placement and use of video cameras in certain self-contained classrooms or other settings providing special education services.


Click for options SB 1911 Author: Johnson  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the information included in a foster child's health passport.

Click for options SB 1920 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to required reporting of human trafficking cases by peace officers and prosecutors.

Click for options SB 1921 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to cardiac assessments of high school participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

Click for options SB 1932 Author: Hinojosa  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of the children of public school educators for free prekindergarten programs in public schools.

Click for options SB 1954 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of an adaptive sports program by the University Interscholastic League to provide students with disabilities access to team sports.


Click for options SB 1955 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a pilot program to identify and refer eligible children to early childhood intervention services.

Click for options SB 1956 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for early childhood intervention services.

Click for options SB 1967 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the duties of the Texas School Safety Center and school districts regarding public school safety and security.

Click for options SB 1968 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to reenrollment of certain retirees in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program.


 
Click for options SB 1977 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the registration and certification of certain investment products made available to public school employees.

Click for options SB 1982 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to speech protections for student journalism at public institutions of higher education.

Click for options SB 1983 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability.

Click for options SB 1984 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to alternative public school accountability interventions.

Click for options SB 1989 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of restraint, seclusion, and time-out in public schools.


Click for options SB 2001 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of research technology corporations for the development and commercialization of technologies owned by institutions of higher education or by certain medical centers with members that are institutions of higher education; providing for tax exemptions; providing a penalty.

Click for options SB 2003 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of school-based behavioral health centers by school districts and a grant program administered by the executive commissioner of the Health and Human Services Commission for the operation of those centers.

Click for options SB 2012 Author: Buckingham  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of truancy masters for Bell County.


Click for options SB 2015 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the issuance of pediatric cancer research specialty license plates.

 
Click for options SB 2018 Author: West  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to abolishing a dissolution committee established to abolish certain county boards of education or boards of county school trustees and appointing commissioners courts to assume the duties of the dissolution committee.


Click for options SB 2029 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to benefit payments for certain retirees in the Teacher Retirement System.

Click for options SB 2042 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a study by the Texas Education Agency of career and technology education programs.

Click for options SB 2043 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the filing of financial disclosure statements by trustees of certain independent school districts.

Click for options SB 2044 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of a micro-credential certification program for public school educator continuing education.

Click for options SB 2055 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to funding for comprehensive school counseling programs.


Click for options SB 2056 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the retirement eligibility of certain peace officers who are members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 2057 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to eligibility for membership and funding of benefits for certain law enforcement, custodial, and other peace officers.


Click for options SB 2058 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of certain requirements regarding the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education.

 
Click for options SB 2061 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the application of certain pesticides at public school buildings and other facilities.


Click for options SB 2073 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a reduction in required days of service for educators in public schools under certain circumstances.

Click for options SB 2074 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorizing school districts to reimburse under the Foundation School Program private employers for paid internships provided to certain students in career and technology education programs in the district.

Click for options SB 2075 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to public school compliance with dyslexia screening and testing requirements.

Click for options SB 2087 Author: Hinojosa  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to traumatic injury response protocol and the use of bleeding control kits in public schools.

Click for options SB 2090 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to inclusion of Bible instruction in the required English language arts curriculum for public school students.

Click for options SB 2106 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to including referral of a student to a restorative justice or discipline program as part of a school district's system of graduated sanctions for certain school offenses.

Click for options SB 2107 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to evaluating the performance of dropout recovery schools for purposes of the public school accountability system.


Click for options SB 2108 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the training and responsibilities of certain educational entities that have certain responsibilities regarding public school oversight.

Click for options SB 2109 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the state plan for career and technology education.

Click for options SB 2117 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to state funding and accountability provisions applicable to school district campuses and programs operated under school district and charter partnerships.

Click for options SB 2118 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to governmental entities that may partner with a school district to operate a district campus.


Click for options SB 2129 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to advance directives and health care and treatment decisions.

Click for options SB 2135 Author: Powell  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to information a law enforcement agency is required to share with a school district about a person who may be a student.


Click for options SB 2141 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to permitting the Texas Ethics Commission to provide seminars and charge an attendance fee for those seminars.

Click for options SB 2146 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by handgun license holders on the campus of a school district or open-enrollment charter school.


Click for options SB 2151 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the Texas Diabetes Council and the state plan for diabetes and obesity treatment and education.

Click for options SB 2157 Author: Buckingham  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to excused absences from public school for the purpose of visiting an institution of higher education.

Click for options SB 2171 Author: Miles  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the facilities that may be financed by a public facilities corporation.


Click for options SB 2164 Author: Johnson  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the licensing of certain school-age programs that provide child-care services.

Click for options SB 2178 Author: Nelson  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to state fiscal matters.

Click for options SB 2180 Author: Nelson  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the essential knowledge and skills of the technology applications curriculum and the establishment of a computer science strategic advisory committee.

Click for options SB 2183 Author: Perry  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to permitting a hunter education component as part of a school district's physical education curriculum offered to certain students.

Click for options SB 2185 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to requiring a school district to notify certain parents or guardians of a program providing students with reading disabilities the ability to borrow audiobooks free of charge.

Click for options SB 2188 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to community supervision.


Click for options SB 2190 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the confinement of juveniles in certain facilities.

Click for options SB 2196 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorizing a dropout recovery competency-based educational program provided through a campus or campus program charter or open-enrollment charter school.


Click for options SB 2201 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to local goals for public education and governance of local school districts.

Click for options SB 2202 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the administration of the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program.


Click for options SB 2206 Author: Kolkhorst  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain information regarding the members of the governing body of an independent school district or a public junior college district on the district's Internet website.

Click for options SB 2213 Author: Schwertner  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the operations of the Texas Crime Stoppers Council and crime stoppers organizations.

Click for options SB 2214 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of a nutrition education task force.


Click for options SB 2217 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Students with Disabilities Scholarship Program for certain students at public institutions of higher education.


Click for options SB 2225 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to early childhood intervention and rehabilitative and habilitative services.


 
Click for options SB 2234 Author: Buckingham  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome Advisory Council.

Click for options SB 2242 Author: Whitmire  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to youth diversion programs for children accused of certain fine-only offenses and related criminal justice matters; authorizing and imposing fees.

Click for options SB 2244 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the state virtual school network and a study on digital learning.


Click for options SB 2255 Author: Miles  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to health coverage for employees of a municipal school district.


 
Click for options SB 2258 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to procedures for requiring an independent school district to conduct an efficiency audit.

Click for options SB 2263 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to reporting of costs incurred by school districts in litigation or resolution of special education cases.

Click for options SB 2265 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the assignment of performance ratings to school districts and school district campuses.


 
Click for options SB 2266 Author: West  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to an application for a charter for an open-enrollment charter school and to the expansion of an open-enrollment charter school.


Click for options SB 2271 Author: Miles  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for certain expenses.

Click for options SB 2281 Author: West  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of instruction about mental health in the required curriculum for public school students.

Click for options SB 2282 Author: West  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to providing mental health services and mental health education to public school students at school-based health centers.


Click for options SB 2283 Author: Campbell  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of persons convicted of certain offenses to serve as a member of a board of trustees of a school district.

Click for options SB 2285 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to challenges by school districts and open-enrollment charter schools to accountability determinations.

Click for options SB 2287 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the random drug testing of members of the legislature during a legislative session.

Click for options SB 2289 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.


Click for options SB 2290 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain general revenues to the economic stabilization fund, the state highway fund, and the education enrichment fund.


Click for options SB 2291 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to service by retirees under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SB 2293 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.


Click for options SB 2297 Author: Powell  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a review by the state auditor of certain assessment instruments administered to public school students.

Click for options SB 2298 Author: Powell  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to school safety measures, including the authority of a school district to implement a school bus monitoring system that records images of vehicles that pass a stopped school bus; authorizing a civil penalty; imposing a surcharge.

Click for options SB 2302 Author: Powell  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of school climate in the indicators for evaluating the performance of public schools.


Click for options SB 2311 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to abolishing certain county boards of education, boards of county school trustees, and offices of county school superintendent.

Click for options SB 2312 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to providing for the review of certain county departments of education by the Sunset Advisory Commission.

Click for options SB 2314 Author: West  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the ownership, sale, lease, and disposition of property and management of assets of an open-enrollment charter school.


Click for options SB 2329 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the authorization of expenditures for lobbying activities by certain political subdivisions and other public entities.

Click for options SB 2335 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to reporting on and the enforcement of the use of E-cigarettes on school campuses

Click for options SB 2339 Author: West  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the requirements for an application for or a request for the revision of a charter for an open-enrollment charter school.

Click for options SB 2343 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to courses offered jointly by certain public junior colleges and independent school districts.

Click for options SB 2345 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of real property leased to and used by certain schools.


Click for options SB 2348 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the award of grants by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for innovative principal preparation programs.


Click for options SB 2350 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the prohibited administration of certain vaccinations.

Click for options SB 2351 Author: Hall  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to discrimination by a health care provider based on immunization status.

Click for options SB 2355 Author: Lucio  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to conflicts of interest and discrimination policies for an ethics or medical committee review of an advance directive.

Click for options SB 2361 Author: West  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of the children of public school educators for free prekindergarten programs in public schools.


Click for options SB 2369 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to consideration of a child's gender identity or expression in suits affecting the parent-child relationship and other proceedings involving children.

Click for options SB 2380 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of certain pilot programs to encourage economic and educational opportunities in certain regions of this state.


Click for options SB 2383 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to statewide technology centers and cloud computing services.

Click for options SB 2386 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to indicators of achievement under the public school accountability system.

Click for options SB 2391 Author: Powell  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to use of compensatory education allotment funding to provide assistance to students at risk of dropping out of school who are pregnant or who are parents and to reporting through the Public Education Information Management System.


Click for options SB 2395 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the provision of on-campus mental health services by a school district and reimbursement under Medicaid for certain services provided to eligible students.


Click for options SB 2398 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to establishment of the higher education pilot program for foster youth and former foster youth.

Click for options SB 2399 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the appointment of a surrogate parent for certain children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

Click for options SB 2400 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the use of certain standardized tests in evaluating the performance of a school district or campus.

Click for options SB 2401 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the administration of state assessments.


Click for options SB 2417 Author: Hughes  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to a study by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas regarding the use of health reimbursement accounts in conjunction with certain Medicare plans to provide health benefit coverage for certain retired school employees.

Click for options SB 2419 Author: Fallon  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to trauma-informed care for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services, trauma-informed care training for certain department employees, and the establishment of the Trauma-Informed Care Task Force.

 
Click for options SB 2425 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to tuition and fees exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain dual credit students considering a teaching career.

Click for options SB 2426 Author: West  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to public school discipline and law and order issues regarding open-enrollment charter schools.


Click for options SB 2428 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Employees Retirement System of Texas and the Teacher Retirement System of Texas to establish defined contribution plans or hybrid retirement plans to provide retirement benefits to certain employees.

Click for options SB 2431 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the creation of a committee to recommend a framework to incorporate digital teaching and learning in public schools.

Click for options SB 2432 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the mandatory removal of a public school student from the classroom following certain conduct.

Click for options SB 2433 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the career and technology education and technology applications allotment and the essential knowledge and skills of the career and technology education and technology applications curriculums.


Click for options SB 2435 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to establishing the supporting medically fragile children program.

Click for options SB 2440 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to the Texas school finance system, including the creation of the bicentennial education fund, the establishment of the Texas Education Investment Management Organization, and the management and investment of the permanent school fund.

Click for options SB 2441 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Relating to increasing the state sales and use tax rate, and requiring a reduction in school maintenance and operation ad valorem taxes; making and appropriation; increasing the rate of a tax.

Click for options SJR 4 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 11/12/2018 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the minimum amount that the state may contribute to the Employees Retirement System of Texas and the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

 
Click for options SJR 26 Author: Zaffirini  
Last Action 01/03/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election.
Click for options SJR 33 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 01/28/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to limit the total amount of ad valorem taxes that a school district may impose on the residence homestead of an individual and the surviving spouse of the individual if the individual qualifies the property as the individual's residence homestead for 15 consecutive tax years and the school taxes on the property increase by at least 120 percent during that period.


Click for options SJR 40 Author: Johnson | et al.  
Last Action 02/15/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay at least 50 percent of the cost of maintaining and operating the public school system and prohibiting the comptroller from certifying legislation containing an appropriation for public education unless the requirement is met.


Click for options SJR 41 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 02/19/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the Texas Gaming Commission and authorizing and regulating the operation of casino games and slot machines by a limited number of licensed owners and certain Indian tribes to provide money for the foundation school fund and additional financial aid for higher education students; authorizing fees; imposing a tax.

Click for options SJR 48 Author: Watson  
Last Action 02/26/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay at least 50 percent of the cost of maintaining and operating the public school system and prohibiting the comptroller from certifying legislation containing an appropriation for public education unless the requirement is met.

Click for options SJR 55 Author: Perry  
Last Action 03/06/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for periodic transfers of money from the economic stabilization fund to fully fund the Employees Retirement System of Texas and the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

Click for options SJR 60 Author: Menéndez  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the amount that the state may contribute to the Employees Retirement System of Texas.


 
Click for options SJR 64 Author: Alvarado  
Last Action 03/07/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by or leased to or by a university research technology corporation.

Click for options SJR 69 Author: Paxton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment regarding the limitation on the rate of growth of appropriations and the use of surplus state revenue to provide for property tax relief and public school teacher compensation.

Click for options SJR 71 Author: Bettencourt | et al.  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to use revenue attributable to oil and gas production taxes to increase the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district and reduce the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption amount.

Click for options SJR 72 Author: Bettencourt  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of and use of money in the education enrichment fund; allocating certain general revenues to that fund, the economic stabilization fund, and the state highway fund.

Click for options SJR 74 Author: Creighton  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation real property leased to certain schools organized and operated primarily for the purpose of engaging in educational functions.


Click for options SJR 78 Author: Taylor  
Last Action 03/08/2019 S Filed
Caption Version: Introduced
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the permanent school fund.