Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Todd Staples
76th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/20/2017

Number of Bills: 47

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (39):
HB 544 Author: Staples | Hamric | Cuellar | Thompson | Greenberg
Last Action: 03/30/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators; providing a penalty.

HB 720 Author: Staples
Last Action: 02/08/1999 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary.

HB 721 Author: Staples
Last Action: 02/08/1999 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the penalty for desecration of a cemetery.

HB 722 Author: Staples
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Last Action: 06/18/1999 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the number of certified peace officers employed by the Texas Forest Service.

HB 1160 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/22/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the fiscal year of a school district and to the submission of a preliminary appraisal roll to a school district.

HB 1425 Author: Staples
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Last Action: 06/19/1999 E Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to a traffic offense committed in a construction or maintenance work zone.

HB 1426 Author: Staples
Last Action: 02/16/1999 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to eligibility for appointment to certain appraisal review boards.

HB 1427 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/19/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the limitations period for filing a suit for unpaid court-ordered child support.

HB 1428 Author: Staples
Sponsor: Shapiro
Last Action: 06/19/1999 E Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and the punishment for the offense of unlawful restraint.

HB 1946 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/03/1999 H Referred to Corrections
Caption: Relating to the payment of state aid to community supervision and corrections departments for the supervision of misdemeanants.

HB 1947 Author: Staples
Last Action: 05/06/1999 S Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to allowing a landowner to take a depredating fur-bearing animal without a hunting or trapping license.

HB 1948 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/28/1999 H Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the sale and inspection of real estate.

HB 2019 Author: Staples
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Last Action: 06/18/1999 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Cherokee County to the City of Rusk.

HB 2963 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/15/1999 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the time for bringing an action relating to the title of property acquired at a delinquent ad valorem tax sale.

HB 2964 Author: Staples
Last Action: 05/04/1999 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to limitations on the transfer of a school district ad valorem tax freeze on the residence homestead of an elderly person.

HB 2971 Author: Staples
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Last Action: 06/19/1999 E Effective on 9/1/99
Caption: Relating to certain training and licensing requirements for appointment as a county jailer.

HB 2972 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/30/1999 H No action taken in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a defendant convicted of a felony for release on bail pending appeal.

HB 2973 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/14/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to regulating the taking of coyotes as fur-bearing animals.

HB 2974 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/15/1999 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain defendants charged with drug-related offenses for deferred adjudication community supervision.

HB 3354 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/17/1999 H Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Neches River Coordinating Council.

HB 3355 Author: Staples
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/18/1999 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the responsibility for transporting certain juvenile offenders.

HB 3356 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/29/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to assessment of damages in a condemnation proceeding.

HB 3357 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/21/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to action by a court in an appeal.

HB 3358 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/21/1999 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to amending a petition for judicial review of certain ad valorem tax determinations.

HB 3835 Author: Staples
Last Action: 05/10/1999 S Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operations, and financing of the Brazos Valley Groundwater Conservation District.

HCR 269 Author: Staples | Ellis, Dan | Uresti | Hunter | Moreno, Paul
Sponsor: Ogden
Last Action: 06/19/1999 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the release of U.S. Army Specialist Steven M. Gonzales.

HJR 76 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/19/1999 H Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the application of equity loan law to cooperative membership fees and certificates.

HR 61 Author: Staples
Last Action: 01/28/1999 H Reported enrolled: Jan 28 1999 8:10PM
Caption: Welcoming exemplary Kiwanian Lisa McCoy Cessna to the Capitol.

HR 243 Author: Staples
Last Action: 02/23/1999 H Reported enrolled: Feb 23 1999 4:35PM
Caption: Recognizing February 23, 1999, as Palestine Day at the Capitol.

HR 253 Author: Staples
Last Action: 02/23/1999 H Reported enrolled: Feb 23 1999 5:02PM
Caption: Honoring Dr. Richard Waters of Palestine.

HR 296 Author: Staples
Last Action: 02/25/1999 H Reported enrolled: Feb 25 1999 2:50PM
Caption: Honoring Ray White of Palestine on his 80th birthday.

HR 421 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/18/1999 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 1999 10:15AM
Caption: Recognizing March 17, 1999, as REALTOR Appreciation Day at the State Capitol.

HR 501 Author: Staples
Last Action: 03/23/1999 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 1999 6:36PM
Caption: Commemorating the centennial of Jacksonville College.

HR 607 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/12/1999 H Reported enrolled: Apr 12 1999 7:52PM
Caption: Honoring the 50th anniversary of the Texas Real Estate Commission.

HR 709 Author: Staples
Last Action: 05/02/1999 H Reported enrolled: May 2 1999 4:55PM
Caption: In memory of the Honorable Herman F. Hammond of Jewett.

HR 710 Author: Staples
Last Action: 04/30/1999 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 1999 6:40PM
Caption: Honoring members of the 1999 graduating class of Elkhart High School for their outstanding achievements.

HR 736 Author: Staples
Last Action: 05/10/1999 H Reported enrolled: May 10 1999 8:45AM
Caption: Welcoming the visiting students and faculty of Centerville Elementary School to the State Capitol.

HR 1214 Author: Staples
Last Action: 06/02/1999 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 1999 8:31AM
Caption: Honoring Christopher Alan Gonzalez on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 1283 Author: Staples
Last Action: 05/29/1999 H Reported enrolled: May 29 1999 3:30PM
Caption: In memory of Jack Williams of Tennessee Colony.

Joint Author (8):
HB 79 Author: Gallego | Keffer | Staples
Sponsor: Cain
Last Action: 06/19/1999 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to eligibility to serve on an appraisal review board.

HB 98 Author: Reyna, Arthur | Farabee | Maxey | Lengefeld | Staples
Sponsor: Wentworth
Last Action: 06/19/1999 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the fiscal year of a school district and to the submission to a school district of an estimate of the taxable value of school district property.

HB 232 Author: West, George "Buddy" | Puente | Capelo | Ellis, Dan | Staples
Last Action: 03/31/1999 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the penalties for certain intoxication offenses.

HB 499 Author: Ramsay | Telford | Lengefeld | Staples
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Last Action: 05/14/1999 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the rate rollback for certain lines of insurance.

HB 784 Author: Walker | Staples
Last Action: 03/10/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to annuities for certain teachers under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 2680 Author: Sadler | Christian | McReynolds | Staples | Ellis, Dan
Last Action: 04/28/1999 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to exemptions from ad valorem and sales and use taxation of certain timber and certain items used in timber operations and the valuation of certain timber land for ad valorem tax purposes.

HCR 241 Author: Puente | Uresti | Capelo | Staples | Ellis, Dan
Last Action: 05/03/1999 S Received from the House
Caption: Honoring the prisoners of war currently being held in Yugoslavia.

HR 96 Author: Christian | Alexander | McReynolds | Staples
Last Action: 02/03/1999 H Reported enrolled: Feb 3 1999 4:00PM
Caption: In memory of William Steve Lilly.

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