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Bills of the 85th Legislature

85th Legislature: House and Senate Bills Relating to Higher Education in Texas

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Bill   #  Author Description Filed Date
SB_331 West Relating to the temporary   approval of a private or independent college or university to continue to   participate in the tuition equalization grant program. 12/15/2016
SB_338 Van Taylor Relating to the first day of the   school year for public schools. 12/16/2016
SB_349 Creighton Relating to the prosecution of   the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated   with schools or postsecondary educational institutions. 12/16/2016
SB_352 Watson Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 12/19/2016
HB_654 Clardy Relating to the elimination of   certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult   students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate   that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate   hours. 12/20/2016
HB_655 Clardy Relating to the filing of a   degree plan by students at public junior colleges. 12/20/2016
SB_383 Burton Relating to eligibility for   certain higher education grant programs. 12/20/2016
HB_653 Clardy Relating to the Texas   Educational Opportunity Grant program. 12/20/2016
SB_367 Garcia Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 12/20/2016
SB_377 Perry Relating to the Texas Achieving   a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program. 12/20/2016
HB_655 Clardy Relating to the filing of a   degree plan by students at public junior colleges. 12/20/2016
HB_712 Wu Relating to a single common   course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this   state. 12/21/2016
HB_711 Wu Relating to a limitation on the   number of certain nontenured or nontenure track faculty employed at public   universities. 12/21/2016
HB_759 Burkett Relating to the establishment of   a tuition and fee payment program for certain adopted children enrolled in   career schools or colleges. 12/27/2016
HB_753 Keough Relating to the determination of   resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. 12/27/2016
HB_767 Fallon Relating to the determination of   resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. 12/28/2016
HB_765 Shaheen Relating to requiring political   subdivisions to participate in the federal electronic verification of   employment authorization program or E-verify. 12/28/2016
HB_796 Clardy Relating to the work-study   student mentorship program administered by the Texas Higher Education   Coordinating Board. 1/3/2017
SB_410 Watson Relating to the use of   light-emitting diode (LED) light bulbs in state buildings. 1/3/2017
HB_802 Murphy Relating to a requirement that   online admission application forms for public institutions of higher   education include a link to certain postsecondary education and career   opportunity information. 1/3/2017
HB_817 Ortega Relating to a study on   increasing the number of medical residency programs, medical residents, and   physicians practicing medical specialties in this state. 1/4/2017
HB_836 Clardy Relating to a requirement that   certain participating institutions under the student loan program   administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board provide loan   debt information to students. 1/5/2017
HB_841 Ortega Relating to the establishment of   public law school in El Paso County 1/5/2017
SB_6 Kolkhorst Relating to regulations and   policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility; authorizing a   civil penalty; increasing criminal penalties. 1/5/2017
HB_832 Clardy Relating to state funding for   baccalaureate degree programs offered at certain public junior colleges 1/5/2017
SB_442 Rodriguez Relating to a limitation on the   amount of tuition charged by public institutions of higher education. 1/6/2017
SB_439 Rodriguez Relating to the appointment by   certain elected officials of students to receive a Texas Armed Services   Scholarship. 1/6/2017
SB_437 Rodriguez Relating to the establishment of   a public law school in El Paso County. 1/6/2017
HB_846 Raney Relating to the implementation   of student financial assistance programs for veterans and their families. 1/6/2017
HB_906 Elkins 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. 1/9/2017
HJR_54 Elkins 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. 1/9/2017
HB_914 Thompson Relating to the administration   of services provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services,   including foster care, child protective, and prevention and early   intervention services. 1/10/2017
HB_928 White Relating to assisting certain   children who are in foster care or who have been adopted in the process of   applying to institutions of higher education 1/11/2017
HB_968 Metcalf Relating to the prosecution of   the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated   with schools or postsecondary educational institutions. 1/12/2017
HB_1007 Alonzo Relating to the establishment of   veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education. 1/12/2017
HB_960 Villalba Relating to the appointment of   school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a   school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college. 1/12/2017
HB_961 Rodriguez Relating to the election of   junior college district trustees by plurality vote. 1/12/2017
HB_971 Giddings Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer early childhood education baccalaureate degree programs. 1/12/2017
HB_973 Roberts Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 1/12/2017
SB_482 Miles Relating to the creation of a   program to assist foster care youth and former foster care youth in accessing   higher education, career information, and skills certifications. 1/13/2017
HB_1065 Rodriguez Relating to the participation of   the school of osteopathic medicine at the University of the Incarnate Word in   certain state programs supporting medical residency programs. 1/17/2017
SB_491 Watson Relating to the statewide   preceptorship program in family medicine. 1/17/2017
SB_496 Uresti Relating to the participation of   the school of osteopathic medicine at the University of the Incarnate Word in   certain state programs supporting medical residency programs. 1/17/2017
HB_1062 Gooden Relating to the governing board   of the Trinity Valley Community College District. 1/17/2017
HB_1096 Canales Relating to requiring public   institutions of higher education to establish a policy and prevention and   outreach program on campus sexual assault, family violence, and stalking. 1/18/2017
HB_1121 Springer Relating to instruction in   accessible design in the curriculum for an architecture degree program   offered by a public institution of higher education. 1/18/2017
HB_1117 Wray Relating to eligibility for the   Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program. 1/18/2017
HB_1176 Alonzo Relating to an optometry career   program at the University of Houston. 1/19/2017
HB_1179 Johnson Relating to a requirement that a   student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade   awarded in each class. 1/19/2017
SB_537 Hinojosa Relating to requiring the   disclosure of special course fees at public institutions of higher education. 1/19/2017
SB_18 Seliger Relating to eliminating   provisions requiring public institutions of higher education to set aside   portions of designated tuition for student financial assistance. 1/19/2017
SB_19 Seliger Relating to temporary   limitations on the amount of tuition and fees charged by certain public   institutions of higher education. 1/19/2017
SB_543 Seliger Relating to performance-based   tuition limitations for certain public institutions of higher education and a   temporary tuition limitation for those institutions. 1/19/2017
SB_534 West Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer early childhood education baccalaureate degree programs. 1/19/2017
HB_1192 Blanco Relating to the expansion of the   College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of   higher education offering degrees in certain fields. 1/20/2017
HB_1198 Rodriguez Relating to the filing of a   degree plan by students at public junior colleges. 1/20/2017
SB_576 Huffman Relating to a reporting   requirement for certain incidents of sexual harassment, sexual assault,   family violence, or stalking at public institutions of higher education;   creating a criminal offense. 1/23/2017
HB_1212 Phillips Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 1/23/2017
SB_22 Taylor Relating to the establishment of   a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to   the repeal of the tech-prep program. 1/23/2017
SB_574 Miles Relating to the expansion of   applied workforce learning opportunities in this state, including through the   establishment of the Texas Industry Internship Challenge. 1/23/2017
HB_1241 Giddings Relating to outcomes-based   funding for general academic teaching institutions. 1/24/2017
HB_1237 Lucio Relating to the establishment of   a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to   the repeal of the tech-prep program. 1/24/2017
SB_598 Bettencourt Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 1/24/2017
HB_1232 Swanson Relating to a limitation on the   amount of tuition, fees, and other charges charged to students by public   institutions of higher education. 1/24/2017
HB_1280 Gonzalez Relating to the distribution to   school districts of the annual apportionment of the available school fund. 1/25/2017
SB_634 Estes Relating to reporting   requirements for certain skills development fund workforce training program   providers. 1/26/2017
SB_644 Watson Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 1/27/2017
SB_645 Watson Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 1/27/2017
HB_1369 Clardy Relating to the Jobs and   Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program. 1/30/2017
HB_1359 White Relating to monuments and   memorials for Texas heroes and penalties for unauthorized removal,   relocation, or alteration of a monument or memorial; creating a criminal   offense. 1/30/2017
HB_1340 Munoz Relating to the representation   required for the membership of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. 1/30/2017
SB_677 Miles Relating to the creation of a   task force to identify opportunities for academic credit and industry   recognition for inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. 1/31/2017
HB_1407 Sheffield Relating to the establishment of   the emergency medical services assistance program. 2/1/2017
HB_1425 Swanson Relating to a requirement that   public and private institutions of higher education provide certain cost and   employment opportunity data for degree programs. 2/1/2017
HB_1472 Capriglione Relating to investment by a   public junior college district of public funds received from the management   and development of mineral rights. 2/1/2017
HB_1488 Price Relating to eligibility   requirements for repayment assistance for certain mental health professional   education loans. 2/2/2017
SB_719 Zaffirini Relating to requiring the Texas   Higher Education Coordinating Board to collect and study data on the   participation of persons with intellectual disabilities in workforce   education programs. 2/2/2017
HB_1498 Turner Relating to the appropriation of   money from the economic stabilization fund for maintenance and repairs at   institutions of higher education. 2/2/2017
HB_1499 Turner Relating to the appropriation of   money from the economic stabilization fund for maintenance, renovation, and   repair of certain state buildings. 2/2/2017
HB_1540 Rodriguez Relating to counseling regarding   postsecondary education for public high school students. 2/3/2017
HB_1526 King Relating to the provision of   state death benefits to peace officers employed by certain private   institutions of higher education located in this state. 2/3/2017
SB_732 Campbell Relating to the authority of   public junior colleges to offer certain courses and programs, including under   agreements with independent school districts. 2/3/2017
HB_1553 Lozano Relating to permitting a school   district that has failed to satisfy performance standards to partner with an   institution of higher education to improve district performance. 2/6/2017
HB_1580 Howard Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 2/6/2017
HB_1563 Guillen Relating to the authority of the   Texas State Technical College System to offer technical-vocational courses or   programs. 2/6/2017
HB_1590 Holland Relating to tuition and fee   exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain military   personnel dependents. 2/6/2017
HB_1638 Guillen Relating to statewide goals for   dual credit programs provided by school districts. 2/7/2017
HB_1602 Keough Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 2/7/2017
HB_1628 Perez Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 2/7/2017
HB_1640 Vo Relating to the creation of a   program to assist foster care youth and former foster care youth in accessing   higher education, career information, and skills certifications. 2/7/2017
HB_1650 Goldman Relating to successful   completion of a United States history dual credit course as an alternative to   compliance with the United States history end-of-course assessment   requirement. 2/8/2017
SB_778 Taylor Relating to the appointment of   school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a   school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college. 2/8/2017
SB_810 Kolkhorst Relating to the use of open   educational resources. 2/9/2017
HB_1705 Johnson Relating to curriculum   requirements in American history at institutions of higher education. 2/9/2017
HB_1737 Alvarado Relating to a requirement that   the governing board of a public institution of higher education obtain prior   approval from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board before making   certain land purchases. 2/9/2017
SB_802 Seliger Relating to a study and report   regarding best practices in the provision of dual credit courses by public   institutions of higher education and the transfer of course credit between   those institutions. 2/9/2017
SB_803 Seliger Relating to a study on the   feasibility of requiring certain researchers to make research papers   available to the public. 2/9/2017
SB_825 Taylor Relating to school district   discretion to administer college preparation assessment instruments to public   school students at state cost. 2/10/2017
SB_834 Hughes Relating to state funding for   baccalaureate degree programs offered at certain public junior colleges. 2/10/2017
SB_822 Estes/Miles/West Relating to the transfer of   certain property from The University of Texas System to the Parks and   Wildlife Department. 2/10/2017
SB_828 Seliger Relating to certain academic   programs and projects undertaken by public institutions of higher education   at an off-campus academic or research site or a similar location. 2/10/2017
HB_20 Capriglione Relating to the review,   oversight, and reporting of certain state agency contracts. 2/13/2017
SB_837 Seliger Relating to requirements for   student elections to authorize or increase certain fees at public   institutions of higher education. 2/13/2017
HB_1835 Blanco Relating to fees charged to   certain military personnel for taking an assessment instrument under the   Texas Success Initiative. 2/14/2017
HB_1843 Coleman Relating to the purchase of   certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management   services for the University of Houston System and the component institutions   of that system. 2/14/2017
HB_1840 Burrows Relating to the requirement for   a report by a state agency on the request for a study from an institution of   higher education. 2/14/2017
HB_1842 Giddings Relating to the establishment of   a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to   the repeal of the tech-prep program. 2/14/2017
HB_1882 King Relating to the management of   university land by The University of Texas System. 2/14/2017
SB_885 Seliger Relating to eligibility for a   TEXAS grant and to administration of the TEXAS grant program. 2/14/2017
HB_1828 Howard Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 2/14/2017
SB_886 Seliger Relating to the Texas   Educational Opportunity Grant program. 2/14/2017
SB_887 Seliger Relating to a requirement that   certain participating institutions under the student loan program   administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board provide loan   debt information to students. 2/14/2017
HB_1836 Munoz Relating to limitations on the   amount of tuition charged by certain public institutions of higher education. 2/14/2017
SB_909 Hughes Relating to the elimination of   certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled   in accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of   higher education. 2/15/2017
HB_1943 Shaheen Relating to the review and   oversight of state agency contracts. 2/15/2017
HB_1913 Geren Relating to the required   qualifications for serving as president of the University of North Texas   Health Science Center at Fort Worth and to the prohibition against the award   of certain degrees by the center's governing board. 2/15/2017
HB_1915 Cain Relating to the prosecution of   the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated   with schools or educational institutions. 2/15/2017
HB_1947 Hernandez Relating to the establishment of   the Texas Promise Scholarship Program for certain students at participating   two-year public institutions of higher education. 2/15/2017
HB_2002 Lozano Relating to the location of the   Irma Rangel College of Pharmacy. 2/16/2017
SB_962 Garcia Relating to requiring public   institutions of higher education to develop and establish an online reporting   system for sex offenses. 2/17/2017
SB_950 Seliger Relating to tuition and fee   exemptions or waivers at public institutions of higher education. 2/17/2017
HB_2105 Holland Relating to the transportation   and storage of firearms and ammunition in private vehicles on the campuses of   institutions of higher education. 2/20/2017
HB_2202 Vo Relating to acceptable forms of   identification for voting. 2/21/2017
HB_2223 Giddings/ White Relating to developmental   coursework offered by public institutions of higher education under the Texas   Success Initiative. 2/21/2017
HB_2232 Dukes Relating to the establishment of   a statewide task force to address sexual assault occurring on the campuses of   public and private institutions of higher education. 2/21/2017
HB_2155 Howard Relating to a college readiness   memorandum of understanding between a school district and a public   institution of higher education. 2/21/2017
HB_2210 Cortez Relating to a college readiness   memorandum of understanding between a school district and a public   institution of higher education. 2/21/2017
HB_2229 Leach Relating to requiring certain   public and private institutions of higher education to provide students and   employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the   institution. 2/21/2017
HB_2230 Leach Relating to requiring certain   public and private institutions of higher education to provide amnesty to   students who report incidents of sexual assault. 2/21/2017
SB_968 Watson Relating to requiring certain   public and private institutions of higher education to provide students and   employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the   institution. 3/1/2017
SB_969 Watson Relating to requiring certain   public and private institutions of higher education to provide amnesty to   students who report incidents of sexual assault. 3/1/2017
SB_970 Watson Relating to a sexual assault   policy at public and private institutions of higher education. 3/1/2017
SB_997 Garcia/ Hinojosa/ Lucio/ Menendez/   Miles/ Rodriguez/ Uresti/ Watson/ West/ Whitmire/ Zaffirini Relating to peace officer   enforcement of federal immigration law at places of worship, hospitals,   public schools, and courthouses. 2/21/2017
HB_2194 King/ Springer/ Lang Relating to the board of   trustees of the Weatherford Junior College District. 2/21/2017
SB_1041 Buckingham Relating to prohibiting certain   sex offenders from residing on the campus of a public or private institution   of higher education. 2/22/2017
HB_2242 Lozano Relating to the establishment of   a college of veterinary medicine at Texas A&M University--Kingsville. 2/22/2017
HB_2251 Laubenberg Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 2/22/2017
SB_1033 Perry Relating to authorization for   the conveyance of certain real property from Texas Tech University to Texas   Tech University Health Sciences Center. 2/22/2017
HB_2285 Thompson Relating to the establishment of   the Texas Institute for Coastal Prairie Research and Education at the   University of Houston. 2/22/2017
HB_2290 Lozanon/ Zerwas Relating to the establishment of   the Texas Returning Adult Student Grant Program for certain students enrolled   in baccalaureate degree programs at certain postsecondary educational   institutions. 2/22/2017
SB_1066 Schwertner/ Buckingham/ Campbell/   Huffman/ Nelson Relating to meeting the graduate   medical education needs of new medical degree programs offered by public   institutions of higher education. 2/23/2017
HB_2355 Thierry Relating to measures to assist   students at public institutions of higher education who are homeless. 2/23/2017
HB_2307 Guillen Relating to a limitation on the   amount of a fee charged by a public institution of higher education for the   issuance of an official transcript. 2/23/2017
SB_1060 West Relating to requiring a public   employer to give notice to new employees of the ability of certain employees   to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. 2/23/2017
HB_2419 Cosper Relating to an exemption for   current and former members of the armed services from the requirement that an   incoming student at a public or private or independent institution of higher   education show proof of vaccination against bacterial meningitis. 2/24/2017
HB_2413 Burkett Relating to certain identifying   information regarding career school or college students. 2/24/2017
HB_2406 Price Relating to the donation of a   brain on a decedent's death. 2/24/2017
HB_2404 Alvarado Relating to reports of sexual   assault made to public or private institutions of higher education. 2/24/2017
HB_2421 Howard Relating to an annual report on   employment positions provided through the Texas college work-study program. 2/24/2017
SB_1092 Seliger Relating to access to certain   meetings and information of private or independent institutions of higher   education. 2/24/2017
HB_2442 King Relating to the minutes of   operation required for public school districts, charter schools, and other   education programs and to calculating the average daily attendance for   certain education programs. 2/27/2017
HB_2498 Dutton Relating to an exemption from or   refund of tuition and fees for lower-division students enrolled in a general   academic teaching institution who maintain a high grade point average. 2/27/2017
HB_2431 Deshotel Relating to the participation of   public state colleges in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant   Program. 2/27/2017
HB_2432 Raney Relating to the establishment of   a university system center located in Brazos County as part of The Texas   A&M University System. 2/27/2017
HB_2478 Davis Relating to an innovation grant   program to support residency training programs in psychiatric specialty   fields. 2/27/2017
SB_1097 Lucio Relating to funding for   apprenticeship training programs through a lottery game. 2/27/2017
HB_2527 Cain Relating to the protection of   expressive activities at public institutions of higher education. 2/28/2017
HB_2571 Gutierrez Relating to establishment of a   research and clinical care center for combat-related posttraumatic stress   disorder and related conditions. 2/28/2017
SB_1139 Hinojosa/ Garcia/ Watson/ Whitmire Relating to the allocation of   certain fees on the sale of cigarettes and cigarette tobacco products   manufactured by certain companies to the permanent health fund for higher   education and to the use of money in that fund. 2/28/2017
SB_1151 Buckingham Relating to the protection of   expressive activities at public institutions of higher education. 2/28/2017
SB_1123 Zaffirini Relating to conditions on the   receipt of tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher   education for adopted students formerly in foster or other residential care. 2/28/2017
HB_2536 Schaefer Relating to information about   certain veterans and their dependents reported by institutions of higher   education to the Texas Veterans Commission. 2/28/2017
HB_2537 Guerra Relating to requiring public   schools to provide information to certain students on the availability of   financial assistance for postsecondary education. 2/28/2017
SB_1159 Garcia Relating to exempting course   materials purchased, used, or consumed by certain students from the sales and   use tax. 2/28/2017
HB_2614 Huberty Relating to school district   discretion to administer college preparation assessment instruments to public   school students at state cost. 3/1/2017
HB_2673 Blanco Relating to the development of   transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified   veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on   military service. 3/1/2017
HB_2613 Johnson Relating to authorization for   the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to refinance education loans   under its student loan program and to use bond proceeds under that program   for that purpose. 3/1/2017
HB_2652 Miller Relating to the use of   cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or tobacco products on property owned by or leased   for a state agency. 3/1/2017
SB_1181 Whitmire Relating to the purchase of   certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management   services for the University of Houston System and the component institutions   of that system. 3/1/2017
HB_2637 Faircloth Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/1/2017
HB_2673 Blanco Relating to the development of   transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified   veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on   military service. 3/1/2017
SB_1170 Taylor Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/1/2017
SB_1219 Miles Relating to a requirement that   the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board conduct an annual comprehensive   evaluation of the impact of the top 10 percent automatic admissions law. 3/2/2017
HB_2705 Lozano Relating to alternative   education loans and to the use of higher education private activity bonds by   qualified alternative education loan lenders. 3/2/2017
SJR_46 Perry Proposing a constitutional   amendment to set aside general revenue as dedicated to pay for certain state   infrastructure projects. 3/2/2017
SJR_47 Perry Proposing a constitutional   amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to pay for   certain state infrastructure projects. 3/2/2017
SB_1225 Miles Relating to eligibility   requirements for the repayment of certain physician education loans. 3/2/2017
SB_1223 Hughes Relating to suits against the   University of Texas at Tyler. 3/2/2017
HB_2750 Hinojosa Relating to requiring a public   employer to give notice to new employees of the ability of certain employees   to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. 3/2/2017
HB_2729 Lucio Relating to an inventory of   credentials and certificates that may be earned by a public high school   student through a career and technology education program. 3/2/2017
SB_1271 Miles Relating to the development of a   statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report   on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. 3/3/2017
HB_2819 Darby Relating to establishing an   Advisory Committee for the TexNet Monitoring Program. 3/3/2017
SB_1277 Taylor Relating to a requirement that   online admission application forms for public institutions of higher   education include a link to certain employment data relating to fields of   study. 3/3/2017
HB_2790 White Relating to funding for certain   apprenticeship training programs. 3/3/2017
HB_3059 Bell Relating to the automatic   admission to general academic teaching institutions of students who complete   the early college education program. 3/6/2017
SB_1355 West Relating to the calculation of   absences for truancy purposes and to attendance at truancy court adjudication   hearings by certain parents. 3/6/2017
HB_2920 Alonzo Relating to an audit of faculty   composition by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. 3/6/2017
SB_1367 Menendez Relating to policies and   training regarding the use of epinephrine auto-injectors by public   institutions of higher education; providing immunity. 3/6/2017
HB_2975 Raney Relating to requiring public   junior colleges to report certain financial and instructional information for   certain instructional locations. 3/6/2017
SB_1380 Seliger Relating to alternative   education loans and to the use of higher education private activity bonds by   qualified alternative education loan lenders. 3/6/2017
SB_1359 Watson Relating to the use of   cigarettes, e-cigarettes, or tobacco products on property owned by or leased   for a state agency. 3/6/2017
HB_2988 Frullo Relating to authorization for   the conveyance of certain real property from Texas Tech University to Texas   Tech University Health Sciences Center. 3/6/2017
HB_2996 Ashby Relating to the establishment of   a rural resident physician grant program. 3/6/2017
HB_3048 Ortega Relating to a study and report   regarding shortages in certain health professions. 3/6/2017
SB_1328 Taylor Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/6/2017
HB_2895 Price Relating to the requirement that   certain public institutions of higher education post mental health resources   on the institution's Internet website. 3/6/2017
HB_2902 Munoz Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/6/2017
HB_2917 Alonzo Relating to the establishment of   a scholarship program to support study abroad by students enrolled at public   institutions of higher education. 3/6/2017
HB_2918 Uresti Relating to requiring a public   institution of higher education to post on its Internet website a status   report regarding certain disciplinary processes involving an incident of   campus sexual assault. 3/6/2017
HB_2920 Alonzo Relating to an audit of faculty   composition by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. 3/6/2017
HB_2999 Bonnen Relating to the exemption from   ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain medical centers in certain   counties. 3/6/2017
SB_1323 Zaffirini Relating to the academic costs   charged to resident undergraduate students by general academic teaching   institutions and to certain reports regarding certain costs of those   institutions. 3/6/2017
HB_2901 Munoz Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/6/2017
HB_2994 Ashby Relating to workforce continuing   education offered by public junior colleges. 3/6/2017
HB_3105 Wu Relating to measures to   facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students   in public higher education. 3/7/2017
SB_1419 Creighton Relating to eliminating the   automatic admission of students to certain public institutions of higher   education and scholarships for certain students who qualify for automatic   admission. 3/7/2017
HB_3119 Allen Relating to funding sources for   the repayment of certain speech-language pathologist and audiologist   education loans. 3/7/2017
HB_3187 Alvarado Relating to the campus sexual   assault policy at a public institution of higher education. 3/7/2017
HB_3195 Alvarado Relating to a requirement that   each public institution of higher education develop and implement a strategic   plan for the prevention of sexual assault and unplanned pregnancy. 3/7/2017
SB_1396 Seliger Relating to the Clarendon   College District. 3/7/2017
HB_3245 Button Relating to the definition of   distinguished researcher for purposes of the governor's university research   initiative. 3/7/2017
HB_3091 Burkett Relating to evaluating and   improving the provision of prevention and early intervention services by the   Department of Family and Protective Services. 3/7/2017
HB_3092 Burkett Relating to prevention and early   intervention services provided by the Department of Family and Protective   Services. 3/7/2017
HB_3142 Turner Relating to a requirement that a   public institution of higher education include a disciplinary notation on a   student's transcript under certain circumstances. 3/7/2017
HB_3143 Turner Relating to mental health   professional staffing requirements at certain public institutions of higher   education. 3/7/2017
HB_3159 Button Relating to a study regarding   the economic impact of general academic teaching institutions. 3/7/2017
HB_3160 Button Relating to use of money from   the Texas Enterprise Fund for certain projects involving the   commercialization of property derived from research at or through   institutions of higher education. 3/7/2017
HB_3179 Lozano Relating to the Texas college   work-study program and to establishing a program for the off-campus   employment of certain students at public or private institutions of higher   education. 3/7/2017
HB_3195 Alvarado Relating to a requirement that   each public institution of higher education develop and implement a strategic   plan for the prevention of sexual assault and unplanned pregnancy. 3/7/2017
HB_3247 Leach Relating to eligibility for a   TEXAS grant. 3/7/2017
HB_3260 Button Relating to use of the   governor's university research initiative fund to support the   commercialization of property derived from research at or through public   institutions of higher education. 3/7/2017
HCR_102 Lozano Expressing support for   prioritizing a substantial increase in funding for graduate medical education   before authorizing the creation and support of additional medical schools. 3/7/2017
HB_3083 Price Relating to eligibility   requirements for the repayment of certain mental health professional   education loans. 3/7/2017
HB_3228 Rodriguez Relating to the exemption of   tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education for certain   certified or licensed paramedics. 3/7/2017
HB_29 Thompson Relating to prostitution and the   trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the   prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses   involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for   criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain   information relating to a child; increasing a criminal penalty; creating a   criminal offense. 3/7/2017
SB_1531 Rodriguez Relating to the expansion of the   College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of   higher education offering degrees in certain fields. 3/8/2017
SB_1546 Menendez Relating to the implementation   of student financial assistance programs for veterans and their families. 3/8/2017
SB_1558 Kolkhorst Relating to automatic admission   to general academic teaching institutions for valedictorians of certain high   school graduating classes. 3/8/2017
SB_1505 Hinojosa/ Campbell Relating to the application of   and allocation of revenue from certain taxes imposed on certain tobacco   products. 3/8/2017
SB_1553 Rodriguez Relating to mental health first   aid training for university employees. 3/8/2017
HCR_102 Lozano Expressing support for   prioritizing a substantial increase in funding for graduate medical education   before authorizing the creation and support of additional medical schools. 3/7/2017
SB_1455 Campbell/ Hinojosa/ Perry Relating to the establishment of   a rural resident physician grant program. 3/8/2017
HB_3327 Thierry Relating to automatic voter   registration of students enrolled in public institutions of higher education. 3/8/2017
HB_3330 Alonzo Relating to the establishment of   a legislative internship program. 3/8/2017
HB_3407 Thierry/ Bernal Relating to the establishment of   a task force to address suicide prevention at public institutions of higher   education. 3/8/2017
SB_1454 Watson Relating to the study and   approval of lethal pesticides for feral hog control. 3/8/2017
SB_1467 West Relating to the Texas college   work-study program and to establishing a program for the off-campus   employment of certain students at public or private institutions of higher   education. 3/8/2017
SB_1471 Seliger Relating to the establishment of   the emergency medical services assistance program. 3/8/2017
SB_1527 Creighton Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/8/2017
SB_1552 Menendez Relating to an environmental   service fee charged by an institution of higher education. 3/8/2017
HB_3396 Romero Relating to establishing a pilot   project to offer student loans for certain courses offered by a public junior   college. 3/8/2017
SB_1509 Hinojosa Relating to eligibility   requirements for the repayment of certain mental health professional   education loans. 3/8/2017
HB_3397 Romero Relating to formula funding for   continuing workforce education courses offered by public junior colleges. 3/8/2017
SB_1468 Creighton Relating to a franchise tax   credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship   or similar programs. 3/8/2017
SB_1569 Huffman/ Nelson Relating to prostitution and the   trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the   prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses   involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for   criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain   information relating to a child; increasing a criminal penalty; creating a   criminal offense. 3/8/2017
HB_3585 Turner Relating to common admission   application forms for institutions of higher education. 3/9/2017
HB_3730 Johnson Relating to the development of a   statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report   on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. 3/9/2017
SB_1782 West Relating to the elimination of   certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult   students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate   that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate   hours. 3/9/2017
SB_1794 Menendez Relating to the elimination of a   specific requirement that certain school districts develop and implement a   plan to increase enrollment of the district's students at institutions of   higher education. 3/9/2017
SB_1810 Taylor Relating to a limitation on the   cost of an attendance credit under the public school finance system and the   effect of such a limitation on the calculation of the rollback tax rate of a   school district. 3/9/2017
SB_1813 Buckingham Relating to common admission   application forms for institutions of higher education. 3/9/2017
HJR_110 Alvarado Proposing a constitutional   amendment to establish permanent funds for the support of state institutions   and agencies of higher education that do not participate in funding from the   permanent university fund. 3/9/2017
SB_1815 Hinojosa Relating to the eligibility of   certain health-related institutions for certain state funds. 3/9/2017
HB_16 Lozano Relating to sexual assault,   family violence, and stalking at public and private postsecondary educational   institutions. 3/9/2017
HB_3747 Wilson Relating to a requirement that   each state university provide to a student certain employment data relating   to the student's major field of study. 3/9/2017
HB_3675 Paddie Relating to the provision of eye   health care by certain professionals and institutions as providers in the   Medicaid managed care program. 3/9/2017
HB_3704 Davis Relating to the allocation of   certain fees on the sale of cigarettes and cigarette tobacco products   manufactured by certain companies to the permanent health fund for higher   education and to the use of money in that fund. 3/9/2017
SCR_34 Kolkhorst Urging Congress to ensure the   fair allocation of Medicare funding for graduate medical education to all   states. 3/8/2017
HB_17 Lozano Relating to the establishment of   the Texas Higher Education Innovation Accelerator for public institutions of   higher education. 3/9/2017
HB_3568 Oliverson Relating to an occupational and   life skills associate degree program offered by the Lone Star College System   District. 3/9/2017
HB_3577 Sheffield Relating to the establishment of   the emergency medical services educational program. 3/9/2017
HB_3593 Bernal Relating to instruction in   career and technology education provided by public schools, including   instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding,   and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school   accountability ratings. 3/9/2017
HB_3610 Lozano Relating to instruction in   career and technology education provided by public schools, including   instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding,   and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school   accountability ratings. 3/9/2017
HB_3747 Wilson Relating to a requirement that   each state university provide to a student certain employment data relating   to the student's major field of study. 3/9/2017
HB_3766 Lozano Relating to tuition and fee   exemptions at public institutions of higher education for legacy students who   are eligible for tuition and fee exemptions under the Hazlewood Legacy   Program. 3/9/2017
HB_3768 Howard Relating to a program to assist   students in completing undergraduate certificates and degrees at certain   institutions of higher education. 3/9/2017
HB_3775 Raney Relating to a competitive grant   program to fund promotion of early literacy programs in certain communities   in this state. 3/9/2017
HB_3780 Capriglione/ Isaac Relating to the establishment of   a state secondary Internet website domain name server. 3/9/2017
HB_3818 Howard Relating to a sexual assault   policy at public and private institutions of higher education. 3/9/2017
HB_3842 Hinojosa Relating to transferring the   Office for the Prevention of Developmental Disabilities to The University of   Texas at Austin. 3/9/2017
HJR_110 Alvarado Proposing a constitutional   amendment to establish permanent funds for the support of state institutions   and agencies of higher education that do not participate in funding from the   permanent university fund. 3/9/2017
HJR_114 Burrows Proposing a constitutional   amendment to divert any net income attributable to newly discovered oil and   gas or other mineral interests on permanent university fund land from the   permanent university fund to fund capital projects at certain public universities   and agencies of higher education that are currently ineligible for   distributions from the permanent university fund. 3/9/2017
SB_1649 Watson Relating to an enhanced penalty   for repeated criminal trespass on or in the property of a public institution   of higher education. 3/9/2017
SB_1743 Zaffirini Relating to transferring the   Office for the Prevention of Developmental Disabilities to The University of   Texas at Austin. 3/9/2017
SB_1762 Zaffirini Relating to the regulation of   the parking and removal of vehicles on the campus of a public institution of   higher education. 3/9/2017
SB_1809 Huffman Relating to the exemption from   ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain medical centers in certain   counties. 3/9/2017
HB_3527 Vo Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/9/2017
HB_3629 Bonnen Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for the Brazosport College District   to offer a baccalaureate degree program in nursing. 3/9/2017
HB_3808 Clardy Relating to student loan   repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals. 3/9/2017
SB_1799 West Relating to the student loan   default prevention and financial aid literacy pilot program. 3/9/2017
HB_3837 Blanco Relating to an appropriation of   money from the economic stabilization fund to the permanent fund supporting   military and veterans exemptions to fund tuition and fee exemptions for   children of veterans. 3/9/2017
HB_3512 Faircloth Relating to the establishment of   a junior college by certain independent school districts. 3/9/2017
HB_3796 Bell Relating to the transfer of   territory between junior college district service areas. 3/9/2017
SB_1586 Uresti/ Garcia/ Hinojosa/   Rodríguez/ Watson Relating to the minimum wage,   including authorizing certain counties and municipalities to establish a   minimum wage. 3/9/2017
SB_1604 Creighton Relating to the establishment of   a junior college by certain independent school districts. 3/9/2017
SB_1746 Hinojosa Relating to workforce continuing   education offered by public junior colleges. 3/9/2017
HB_3904 Schubert Relating to the automatic   admission to general academic teaching institutions and eligibility for   certain scholarships of a student who is the valedictorian of the student's   high school graduating class. 3/10/2017
SB_1845 Campbell Relating to the development of   transferable degree or certificate program curricula for which qualified   veterans or military service members may be awarded course credit based on   military service. 3/10/2017
SB_1888 Bettencourt Relating to limitations on the   automatic admission of students to general academic teaching institutions and   on the admission of nonresident students to The University of Texas at   Austin. 3/10/2017
SB_1899 West Relating to common admission   application forms for institutions of higher education. 3/10/2017
SB_1903 West Relating to statewide goals for   dual credit programs provided by school districts. 3/10/2017
SB_2086 West Relating to measures to   facilitate the transfer of students and course credit within the public   higher education system. 3/10/2017
SB_2119 Seliger/ Creighton Relating to eliminating the   automatic admission of students to certain public institutions of higher   education and scholarships for certain students who qualify for automatic   admission. 3/10/2017
SB_2172 Hall Relating to determination of   resident status. 3/10/2017
HB_3851 Howard Relating to policies and   training regarding the use of epinephrine auto-injectors by public   institutions of higher education; providing immunity. 3/10/2017
HB_3914 Anchia Relating to creditable service   in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. 3/10/2017
HB_4237 Moody Relating to mental health first   aid training for university employees. 3/10/2017
HB_4220 Gonzalez Relating to the regulation of   certain degree-granting postsecondary educational institutions by the Texas   Higher Education Coordinating Board; providing administrative penalties. 3/10/2017
SB_1892 Bettencourt Relating to student   success-based funding for certain public institutions of higher education. 3/10/2017
SB_2082 Taylor Relating to the work-study   student mentorship program administered by the Texas Higher Education   Coordinating Board. 3/10/2017
SJR_57 Schwertner Proposing a constitutional   amendment relating to the maximum amount of the annual distribution made from   the permanent university fund to the available university fund. 3/10/2017
HB_4009 Thierry Relating to the creation of the   Texas Slavery and Segregation Commission. 3/10/2017
HB_4059 Larson Relating to the transfer of   certain property from The University of Texas System to the Parks and   Wildlife Department. 3/10/2017
HB_4128 Herrero Relating to assignment by the   University Interscholastic League of schools to conferences for purposes of   competition. 3/10/2017
SB_1981 Schwertner Relating to selection of   statewide competition locations by the University Interscholastic League. 3/10/2017
SB_2079 Taylor Relating to a requirement that a   student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade   awarded in each class. 3/10/2017
SB_2085 West Relating to certain identifying   information regarding career school or college students. 3/10/2017
SB_2132 Lucio Relating to certain identifying   information regarding career school or college students. 3/10/2017
SB_1998 Watson Relating to the formal   recognition of the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin   and the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and   the participation of those schools in the Joint Admission Medical Program. 3/10/2017
SB_2214 Schwertner Relating to state fiscal matters   related to health and human services and state agencies administering health   and human services programs. 3/10/2017
SB_2228 Hinojosa Relating to the provision of eye   health care by certain professionals and institutions as providers in the   Medicaid managed care program. 3/10/2017
HB_3866 Wilson Relating to the protection of   expressive activities at public institutions of higher education. 3/10/2017
HB_4035 Flynn Relating to eligibility and   contributions for coverage under the state employee group benefits program   and health benefit plans offered by certain university systems. 3/10/2017
HB_4216 Walle Relating to required notice to   certain students at public lower-division institutions of higher education   regarding skills development job training or incentive programs. 3/10/2017
HB_4251 Walle Relating to an exemption from   tuition and required fees at public institutions of higher education for   undergraduate students from low-income families. 3/10/2017
SB_1926 Lucio Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/10/2017
SB_1930 West Relating to the adoption of cats   and dogs previously used for research at public institutions of higher   education. 3/10/2017
SB_1982 Schwertner Relating to the establishment of   a university system center located in Brazos County as part of The Texas   A&M University System. 3/10/2017
SB_2033 Bettencourt Relating to the fixed tuition   price plan offered by certain general academic teaching institutions. 3/10/2017
SB_2109 Menendez Relating to a requirement that   each public institution of higher education develop and implement a strategic   plan for the prevention of sexual assault and unplanned pregnancy. 3/10/2017
SB_2122 West Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to develop and implement transfer   policy for lower division courses among Texas public institutions of higher   education. 3/10/2017
SB_2201 Lucio Relating to curriculum   requirements in American history at institutions of higher education. 3/10/2017
SJR_56 Menendez Proposing a constitutional   amendment regarding a transfer of money from the economic stabilization fund   to the permanent fund supporting military and veterans exemptions to fund   tuition and fee exemptions for children of veterans. 3/10/2017
SB_1925 Lucio Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/10/2017
SB_2032 Bettencourt Relating to the authority of the   Texas State Technical College System to offer technical-vocational courses or   programs. 3/10/2017
HB_4065 Lozano Relating to fees charged to   certain military personnel for taking an assessment instrument under the   Texas Success Initiative. 3/10/2017
HB_4089 Miller Relating to tuition and fee   exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain military   personnel and their dependents. 3/10/2017
HB_4106 Morrison Relating to eligibility for a   TEXAS Grant and to administration of the TEXAS grant program. 3/10/2017
HB_4241 Raymond Relating to measures to ensure   certain adopted students are informed regarding their eligibility for tuition   and fee exemptions at certain institutions of higher education. 3/10/2017
SB_1850 Garcia Relating to public outreach   materials to foster awareness of certain public school curriculum   requirements. 3/10/2017
SB_2048 Bettencourt Relating to the student loan   program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and to   the repeal of a related bond program. 3/10/2017
SB_2182 Menendez Relating to measures to increase   participation in state programs relating to saving money or prepaying for   college. 3/10/2017
SB_2031 Buckingham Relating to the inclusion of a   student loan repayment benefit in a cafeteria plan administered for state   employees. 3/10/2017
SB_2059 Campbell Relating to the determination of   resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. 3/10/2017
HB_4055 Murphy Relating to a franchise tax   credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship   or similar programs. 3/10/2017
HB_4063 Lozano Relating to the expansion of the   College Credit for Heroes program to lower-division public institutions of   higher education offering degrees in certain fields. 3/10/2017
HB_4092 Davis Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/10/2017
SB_2118 Seliger Relating to authorization by the   Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges   to offer baccalaureate degree programs. 3/10/2017
HB_2541 Lucio Relating to funding for   apprenticeship training programs through a lottery game. 2/28/2017
HB_4276 VanDeaver Relating to the Paris Junior   College District. 3/17/2017
SB_2246 Estes Relating to the board of   trustees of the Weatherford Junior College District. 3/20/2017
SB_2247 Hughes Relating to the Paris Junior   College District. 3/20/2017
SB_128 Garcia/ Campbell Relating to the inclusion of   education and training regarding human trafficking in the curriculum of   commercial driver's license training programs offered by public junior   colleges and career schools and colleges and to certain requirements for   commercial driver's licenses. 3/28/2017
SB_1837 Hughes/ Nichols Relating to financial   accountability standards for charter schools operated by a public institution   of higher education. 4/18/2017
HB_3267 Lozano Relating to participation in and   contributions to the optional retirement program for certain employees of   institutions of higher education. 5/12/2017
HB_272 Thompson/ Senfronia Relating to the inclusion of   education and training regarding human trafficking in the curriculum of   commercial driver's license training programs offered by public junior   colleges and career schools and colleges. 5/4/2017
HB_3231 Bohac Relating to financial   accountability standards for charter schools operated by a public institution   of higher education. 5/12/2017
SB_1220 Garcia/ West Relating to ensuring continuity   of education and access to higher education, career information, and skills   certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth. 5/17/2017
SB_2131 West Relating to efforts to   facilitate the completion by students of undergraduate certificate and degree   programs. 5/26/2017
HR_2609 Alvarado Suspending limitations on   conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 968. 5/31/2017
SB_1910 Zaffirini Relating to state agency   information security plans, information technology employees, and online and   mobile applications. 5/28/2017
SR_931 Watson Suspending limitations on   conference committee jurisdiction on SB 968. 5/28/2017
HCR_155 Clardy Instructing the enrolling clerk   of the house to make corrections in H.B. 3808. 5/30/2017
HCR_157 King Instructing the enrolling clerk   of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2442. 5/30/2017
HB_2561 Thompson Relating to the continuation and   functions of the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and the regulation of certain   prescription drugs, prescription drug prescribers and dispensers, and   colleges of pharmacy; authorizing a reduction in fees. 5/30/2017
HB_52 Simmons/ Villalba Relating to the establishment of   an individualized education plan account program for certain children with   disabilities. 7/20/2017
HB_113 Uresti Relating to requiring a public   institution of higher education to post on its Internet website a status   report regarding certain disciplinary processes involving an incident of   sexual assault or sexual harassment. 7/20/2017
SB_29 Huffman Relating to a reporting   requirement for certain incidents of sexual harassment, sexual assault,   dating violence, or stalking at certain public and private institutions of   higher education; creating a criminal offense; authorizing administrative   penalties. 7/11/2017
HB_122 Turner Relating to a requirement that a   public or private institution of higher education include a disciplinary   notation on a student's transcript under certain circumstances. 7/20/2017
HB_173 Anchia Relating to higher education   curriculum review teams to review public school curriculum standards for   college readiness purposes. 7/20/2017
HB_281 Fallon Relating to the determination of   resident status of students by public institutions of higher education. 7/25/2017
HB_330 Neave Relating to an investigation by   the Department of Public Safety into the response by certain public and   private institutions of higher education to reports of sexual assault at   those institutions. 7/26/2017
HB_357 Hinojosa Relating to requiring a school   district to give notice to new classroom teachers of the ability to   participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. 7/31/2017
HB_371 Dukes Relating to the establishment of   a statewide task force to address sexual assault occurring on the campuses of   public and private institutions of higher education. 8/3/2017