Public Safety, Department Of

Title: Commending the officers and staff of Region VII of the Texas Department of Public Safety for their work in protecting the Capitol Complex in Austin.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HR-2386

Subjects: Resolutions, Resolutions--congratulatory & Honorary, Region Vii Of The Texas Department Of Public Safety, State Capitol Building & Grounds, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to fingerprint requirements for state licensees.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4267

Subjects: Occupational Regulation, Occupational Regulation--health Occupations, Occupational Regulation--other Trades & Professions, Biometric Identifiers & Voiceprints, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to a study on the automatic suspension of driver's licenses on conviction of a drug offense not related to the operation of a motor vehicle and alternatives to automatic suspension.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4227

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--drugs, Vehicles & Traffic, Vehicles & Traffic--driver's Licenses, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; authorizing and increasing criminal fines.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2185

Subjects: State Finances, State Finances--management & Control, Vehicles & Traffic, Vehicles & Traffic--driver's Licenses, Vehicles & Traffic--dwi & Duid, Vehicles & Traffic--insurance/financial Responsibility, Vehicles & Traffic--rules Of Road, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to documentation of proof of identification for voting.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2197

Subjects: Elections, Elections--general, Elections--registration & Suffrage, Public Safety, Department Of, Secretary Of State

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the hours per workweek implemented by the Department of Public Safety.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4254

Subjects: State Agencies, Boards & Commissions, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the emergency scheduling of certain controlled substances for the purpose of the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; expanding the application of certain criminal offenses.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2232

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--drugs, Public Safety, Department Of, State Health Services, Department Of

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the acquisition or attempted acquisition of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a firearm.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4200

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--miscellaneous, Weapons, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the use of rapid DNA technology to identify, document and record all persons arrested for a felony or a class A misdemeanor.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4121

Subjects: Law Enforcement, Blood & Medical Tests, Dna, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to firearm safety awareness; decreasing the application and license fee for a license to carry a handgun.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1960

Subjects: Fees & Other Nontax Revenue, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue--state, Safety, Weapons, Family & Protective Services, Department Of, Public Safety, Department Of, Firearm Awareness And Safety Task Force

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to a pilot program for the establishment of a call center to assist victims of sexual assault.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4040

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--sexual, Crime Victims, Sexual Assault, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the collection of surcharges assessed under the driver responsibility program.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4019

Subjects: Fees & Other Nontax Revenue, Fees & Other Nontax Revenue--state, Vehicles & Traffic, Vehicles & Traffic--driver's Licenses, Vehicles & Traffic--rules Of Road, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the issuance of digital driver's licenses.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2138

Subjects: Electronic Information Systems, Vehicles & Traffic, Vehicles & Traffic--driver's Licenses, Cameron County, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4103

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--general, Crimes--against Persons--sexual, Crimes--capital Punishment, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--bail & Pretrial Release, Criminal Procedure--general, Criminal Procedure--sentencing & Punishment, Vehicles & Traffic

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to voter information used for juror selections.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-2020

Subjects: Courts, Courts--juries, Elections, Elections--registration & Suffrage, Secretary Of State, Public Safety, Department Of

     

50% Republican support
50% Democrat support

Title: Relating to a central database containing information about defendants required to have an ignition interlock device installed on a vehicle and local law enforcement access to that database through a mobile data terminal.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4003

Subjects: Electronic Information Systems, Law Enforcement, Vehicles & Traffic, Vehicles & Traffic--dwi & Duid, Vehicles & Traffic--equipment, Ignition Interlock Device, Public Safety, Department Of

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1936

Subjects: Disabilities, Persons With, Military & Veterans, Vehicles & Traffic, Vehicles & Traffic--driver's Licenses, Public Safety, Department Of, Veterans Commission, Texas, Identification Cards

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the movement of certain vehicles transporting an intermodal shipping container; authorizing a fee; creating an offense.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3854

Subjects: Transportation, Transportation--miscellaneous, Vehicles & Traffic, Vehicles & Traffic--rules Of Road, Permits, Shipping & Shipyards, Vehicle Weight Limits & Enforcement, Motor Vehicles, Texas Department Of, Public Safety, Department Of, Border

     

68% Republican support
31% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-1856

Subjects: Criminal Procedure, Criminal Procedure--general, Electronic Information Systems, Statutory Revision, Computers & Software, Email & Electronic Communications, Gangs, Telephones & Telephone Directories, Wiretapping, Criminal Justice, Texas Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of an eligible peace officer who resides in a qualified high crime area.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-3908

Subjects: Law Enforcement, Taxation, Taxation--property-appraisals & Appraisal Districts, Taxation--property-exemptions, Peace Officers, Public Safety, Department Of, Property Interests, Property Interests--homestead

     

66% Republican support
33% Democrat support