Legislative Tracker

For further information, including text of the bill, click the link below to search by bill number: 

http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/BillLookup/BillNumber.aspx

Bill Author Caption
SB 11   Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.
SB 22 Zaffirini Relating to outcomes-based funding for general academic teaching institutions.
SB 117 Seliger Relating to the governance of public institutions of higher education in this state.
SD 271 Ellis Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.
HB 45  Martinez, "Mando" Relating to a cost-of-living increase applicable to benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 117 Fletcher Relating to the portion of designated tuition set aside to provide student financial assistance at institutions of higher education.
HB 125 Fischer Relating to studying the cost of education index.
HB 291  Huberty Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties.
HB 298  Wu Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education.
HB 382 Canales Relating to public junior college district branch campuses, including a requirement that the South Texas Community College District establish a branch campus in a certain location.
HB 458  Flynn Relating to the governance of public institutions of higher education in this state.
HB 462 Goldman Relating to successful completion of dual credit courses as an alternative to compliance with end-of-course assessment requirements.
HB 491 Hernandez Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
HB 544 Dutton Relating to payment by a school district of the costs of developmental coursework provided by an institution of higher education under the success initiative.
HB 602 Clardy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University.
HB 917 Villalba Relating to school marshals for private schools, notifying a parent or guardian whether an employee of a public or private school is appointed school marshal, and the confidentiality of information submitted to or collected by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement in connection with a certification for appointment as school marshal.
HB 922 Leach Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; creating an offense; providing penalties.
HB 937 Fletcher, Burkett, Bohac, Flynn,  Bell Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.
HB 944 Kacal Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties.
SB 947 Zaffirini Relating to a study and report by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on the feasibility of providing off-campus employment positions through the Texas college work-study program.
SB 1053 Zaffirini Relating to the management of state contracts, including the establishment of the contract management division of the Legislative Budget Board.
SB 1277 Nelson Relating to training and education for state agency administrators and employees.
SB 1455 Zaffirini Relating to certain required reports, plans, and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.

Other known bills of interest relating to concealed firearms or personal defense items:

HJR 56, HB 106, SB 124, HB 164, HB 172, HB 176, SB 179, HB 195, HB 216, HB 226, SB 229, HB 278, HB 291, HB 308, HB 353, HB 415