Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Sen. Leticia Van de Putte
82nd Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 6/24/2021

Number of Bills: 37

SB 6 Author: Shapiro
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 04/14/2011 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the foundation curriculum, the establishment of the instructional materials allotment, and the adoption, review, and purchase of instructional materials and technological equipment for public schools.

SB 18 Author: Estes | Duncan
Coauthor: Patrick | Nichols | Deuell | Eltife | Hegar | et al.
Sponsor: Geren | Oliveira | Kleinschmidt
Last Action: 05/19/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the use of eminent domain authority.

SB 27 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Carona | Watson | Van de Putte | Davis
Sponsor: Branch | Hochberg
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to policies of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools for the care of certain students at risk for anaphylaxis.

SB 58 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Hinojosa | Lucio | Van de Putte
Sponsor: Raymond | Guillen | Lozano
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the designation of segments of State Highway 359, State Highway 16, and State Highway 285 as the Veterans of the Korean War Memorial Highway.

SB 89 Author: Lucio
Coauthor: Uresti | Van de Putte | Watson | West
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to summer nutrition programs provided for by school districts.

SB 117 Author: Uresti
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 04/28/2011 H Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to allowing municipally owned utility systems in certain cities to fund a program to aid low-income residents in paying their bills.

SB 174 Author: Nichols
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 01/31/2011 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of eminent domain to take private property for recreational purposes.

SB 201 Author: Uresti
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Hinojosa | West | Carona | Davis | et al.
Sponsor: Callegari
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 1/1/12
Caption: Relating to the calculation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran for the tax year in which the veteran qualifies or ceases to qualify for an exemption from taxation of the homestead.

SB 204 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 01/31/2011 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to insurance coverage for certain devices used in the treatment of diabetes.

SB 219 Author: Nelson
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Sponsor: Gonzalez, Naomi
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to health and mental health services for children in foster care and kinship care.

SB 224 Author: Nelson
Coauthor: Van de Putte | West
Sponsor: Eissler
Last Action: 05/19/2011 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the award of a distinction designation to a public school campus.

SB 226 Author: Nelson
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to reporting individual student performance on a physical fitness assessment instrument to the Texas Education Agency.

SB 242 Author: Davis
Coauthor: Lucio | Van de Putte
Last Action: 03/22/2011 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to bullying, including cyberbullying, in public schools.

SB 262 Author: Carona
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Deuell | Zaffirini | Lucio
Last Action: 01/31/2011 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for orally administered anticancer medications.

SB 296 Author: Wentworth
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 03/01/2011 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the mitigation of the impact of residential development in public school districts.

SB 331 Author: Shapiro | Estes | Fraser | Harris | Huffman | et al.
Coauthor: Davis | Carona | Van de Putte | West
Sponsor: Madden | Gallego | Bonnen | Coleman | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/28/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to designating certain synthetic cannabinoids as controlled substances under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; providing penalties and establishing certain criminal consequences or procedures.

SB 355 Author: Ellis
Coauthor: Rodriguez | Hinojosa | Davis | Zaffirini | Van de Putte
Last Action: 05/23/2011 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the elimination of smoking in certain workplaces and public places; providing penalties.

SB 369 Author: Seliger
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 02/02/2011 S Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for women veterans.

SB 423 Author: Lucio
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Hegar
Sponsor: Menendez
Last Action: 05/12/2011 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to health insurance coverage and financial assistance for eligible survivors of certain public servants killed in the line of duty.

SB 441 Author: Lucio | Davis
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 02/02/2011 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to coverage for autism spectrum disorder under certain health benefit plans.

SB 497 Author: Jackson
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Lucio | Hinojosa
Sponsor: Pickett
Last Action: 05/24/2011 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the construction or expansion of a wind-powered electric generation facility located near a federally owned or operated radar installation or military installation; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 529 Author: Huffman
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Sponsor: Hunter | Margo | Cook | Guillen | Woolley
Last Action: 05/27/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle dealers, manufacturers, distributors, and representatives.

SB 554 Author: Carona
Coauthor: Ellis | Van de Putte
Sponsor: Lozano
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to contracts between dentists and health maintenance organizations or insurers.

SB 743 Author: Hegar
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Sponsor: Kleinschmidt
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the designation of a segment of State Highway 71 as the 95th Division Memorial Highway.

SB 773 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Carona | Deuell | Van de Putte
Sponsor: Gallego | Chisum | Munoz, Jr. | Strama
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to telecommunications service discounts for educational institutions, libraries, hospitals, and telemedicine centers.

SB 922 Author: Deuell
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 04/04/2011 S Committee report printed and distributed: Apr 4 2011 4:02PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of a segment of State Highway 243 in Van Zandt County as the Veterans Memorial Parkway.

SB 1001 Author: Carona
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Sponsor: Chisum
Last Action: 05/24/2011 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the practice of certain professions regulated under the Occupations Code and the payment and reimbursement of certain professionals.

SB 1107 Author: Davis
Coauthor: Lucio | Van de Putte
Sponsor: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/27/2011 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education.

SB 1311 Author: Lucio | Duncan | Seliger
Coauthor: Hinojosa | Zaffirini | Van de Putte
Sponsor: Lozano | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Munoz, Jr.
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of certain highways as part of the Purple Heart Trail.

SB 1353 Author: Eltife | Deuell | Fraser | Huffman | Nichols | et al.
Coauthor: Carona | Patrick | Van de Putte
Sponsor: Solomons | Thompson | Phillips | Hartnett | Gonzales, Larry
Last Action: 05/28/2011 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain claims against persons licensed as real estate brokers and salespersons.

SB 1380 Author: Ellis
Coauthor: Deuell | Van de Putte | Zaffirini
Last Action: 04/12/2011 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to designating October as Disability History and Awareness Month.

SB 1545 Author: Patrick
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Nelson
Sponsor: Woolley
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the liability of a volunteer health care practitioner who conducts a physical examination or medical screening of a student athlete.

SB 1620 Author: Duncan
Coauthor: Van de Putte
Sponsor: Aycock
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to substitution of certain career and technology courses for certain mathematics and science courses otherwise required under the recommended high school program.

SB 1625 Author: Hegar
Coauthor: Uresti | Wentworth | Van de Putte
Sponsor: Miller, Doug
Last Action: 05/10/2011 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the administration, powers, duties, and operation of the Edwards Aquifer Authority.

SB 1636 Author: Davis
Coauthor: West | Van de Putte | Zaffirini
Sponsor: McClendon
Last Action: 06/17/2011 E Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to the collection, analysis, and preservation of sexual assault or DNA evidence.

SB 1843 Author: Carona
Coauthor: Estes | Wentworth | Hegar | Hinojosa | Van de Putte | et al.
Sponsor: Frullo | Gallego | Hartnett | Christian | Davis, Yvonne
Last Action: 05/25/2011 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to investigations of certain offenses involving the Internet-based sexual exploitation of a minor; creating the Internet crimes against children account to support those activities.

SB 1848 Author: Hegar
Coauthor: Estes | Watson | Van de Putte | Lucio
Last Action: 04/26/2011 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the distribution of the emergency service fee for wireless telecommunications connections and the prepaid 9-1-1 emergency service fee.

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