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86th Legislative Session - January 8, 2019 to May 27, 2019

Updated June 20, 2019

Bill Number Companion Bill Author (s) Subject (s) Notes Last Action Link (s)
S.B. 615 H.B. 1510

Buckingham, Birdwell, Hall, Nichols, Watson

Paddie

Insurance, Sunset, Internet, Commissioner of Insurance, Texas Department of Windstorm Insurance Association Relating to the operations and functions of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the sunset review date for and programs administered by the association; authorizing a fee. SB 615 Enrolled 6/7/19
Effective 9/1/19


HB 1510 did not pass.

SB 615 Information

HB 1510 Information

S.B. 617 H.B. 1523 Buckingham, Birdwell, Hall, Nichols, Watson

Nevarez

Occupational Regulation, Sunset Commission Bills, Engineers & Engineering, Surveyors, Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors

Relating to the continuation of the regulation of land surveyors and the transfer of the regulation to the Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, following the recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission; changing fees. SB 617 did not pass.

HB1523 Enrolled 6/14/19
Effective 9/1/19


SB 617 Information

HB 1523 Information

S.B. 771   Hughes

Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Architects & Architecture, Engineers & Engineering

Relating to certain agreements by architects an engineers in or in connection with certain construction contracts. SB 771 did not pass. SB 771 Information
S.B. 2305   Taylor Insurance - Property & Casualty, Texas Department of Insurance, Texas Windstorm Insurance Association Relating to the certification of certain improvements by the Texas Department of Insurance in connection with the issuance of insurance by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; authorizing a penalty. SB 2305 did not pass. SB 2305 Information
H.B. 1211   Drew Darby

Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Architects & Architecture, Building Construction,
Engineers & Engineering

Relating to certain agreements by architects and engineers in or in connection with certain construction contracts. HB 1211 did not pass. HB 1211 Information
H.B. 1752 S.B. 808 Clardy

Nichols
City Government, County Government, Purchasing, Competitive Bidding Relating to the construction manager-at-risk method of contracting for governmental construction projects. HB 1752 did not pass.

SB 808 did not pass.

HB 1752 Information

SB 808 Information

H.B. 1766   Murphy Salaries & Expenses, Electric Utilities, Employee Benefits & Leave Relating to the consideration of employee compensation and benefits in establishing the rates of electric utilities. HB 1766 did not pass. HB 1766 Information
H.B. 1900   Bonnen Insurance - Property & Casualty, Windstorm Relating to certain operations and functions of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and studies relating to the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the Fair Access to Insurance Requirements Plan; authorizing a penalty; authorizing an assessment. HB 1900 enrolled 6/10/19
Effective Immediately
HB 1900 Information
H.B. 2440   Krause Civil Remedies & Liabilities,
Civil Procedure Courts
Relating to a certificate of merit in certain actions against certain licensed or registered professionals. HB 2440 did not pass. HB 2440 Information
H.B. 2579   Thompson, Ed Highways, State Purchasing, Contractors & Subcontractors, Engineers & Engineering, Transportation Commission, Texas, Texas Department Of Transportation Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to use the construction manager-at-risk project delivery method for state highway improvement projects. HB 2579 did not pass. HB 2579 Information
H.B. 2899   Leach Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Highways, Contractors & Subcontractors, Texas Department Of Transportation Relating to civil liability and responsibility for defects in the plans, specifications, or other documents for the construction or repair of roads, highways, and related improvements.

HB 2399 enrolled 6/2/19
Effective Immediately

HB 2899 Information
H.B. 3087   Raney Highways, Contractors & Subcontractors Relating to responsibility for defects in the plans, specifications, or other documents for the construction or repair of highways, bridges, or real property. HB 3087 did not pass. HB 3087 Information
H.B. 3810   Paul City Government, Building Construction Relating to the residential building codes of municipalities. HB 3810 did not pass. HB 3810 Information
H.B. 4080   Dominguez City Government, Building Construction, Fire Safety & Prevention Relating to the applicability and enforcement of building and fire codes in the unincorporated areas of a county; authorizing a fee. HB 4080 did not pass. HB 4080 Information

 

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