Supreme Court

Title: To bar Supreme Court decisions in certain Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act cases from citation.

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-177

Subjects: Law, Health Care Costs And Insurance, Health Care Coverage And Access, Judicial Procedure And Administration, Judicial Review And Appeals, Supreme Court

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the eligibility of applicants for the state bar examination.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-246

Subjects: Lawyers, Occupational Regulation, Occupational Regulation--other Trades & Professions, Supreme Court

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-306

Subjects: Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Education, Education--primary & Secondary, Education--primary & Secondary--charter Schools, Education--school Districts, Family, Family--parent & Child, Minors, Minors--health & Safety, Bullying

     

63% Democrat support
36% Republican support

Title: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should pass no law that would exempt from its obligations or provide any other special consideration to elected or appointed Federal officials or any other Federal employee.

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HR-287

Subjects: Government Operations And Politics, Civil Actions And Liability, Criminal Investigation, Prosecution, Interrogation, Federal Officials, Government Employee Pay, Benefits, Personnel Management, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Judges, Members Of Congress, Presidents And Presidential Powers, Vice Presidents, Supreme Court

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to a person's eligibility to take the state's bar examination and to supreme court approval of law schools for the purpose of establishing eligibility.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-220

Subjects: Education, Education--higher, Education--higher--institutions & Programs, Lawyers, State Bar Of Texas, Supreme Court

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the establishment of a limit on the number of terms a judge or justice may serve on a court in this state.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-109

Subjects: Courts, Courts--judges, Term Limits, Supreme Court

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the availability of certain pre-suit discovery in connection with a claim involving injury to or death of a minor.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-182

Subjects: Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Courts, Courts--civil Procedure, Minors, Minors--general, Evidence, Subpoenas, Supreme Court

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students; increasing a criminal penalty.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-179

Subjects: Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Education, Education--primary & Secondary, Education--primary & Secondary--discipline, Minors, Minors--crimes Against, Minors--health & Safety, Bullying, Email & Electronic Communications, Harassment

     

62% Democrat support
37% Republican support

Title: Relating to requirements relating to an application for a place on the ballot.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-44

Subjects: Courts, Courts--judges, Elections, Elections--candidates, Elections--judicial, Elections--primaries, Justice Of The Peace, Criminal Appeals, Court Of, Supreme Court

     

50% Democrat support
50% Republican support

Title: Supreme Court Ethics Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: HB-1960

Subjects: Law, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Judges, Supreme Court

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the availability of certain pre-suit discovery in connection with a claim involving injury to or death of a minor.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-116

Subjects: Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Courts, Courts--civil Procedure, Minors, Minors--general, Evidence, Subpoenas, Supreme Court

     

66% Democrat support
33% Republican support

Title: Supreme Court Ethics Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.835

Subjects: Law, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Judges, Supreme Court

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to a recording of certain proceedings of the Texas Supreme Court and Court of Criminal Appeals and the publication of the recordings.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-214

Subjects: Courts, Courts--administration, Courts--general, Internet, Video Cameras, Criminal Appeals, Court Of, Supreme Court

     

50% Democrat support
50% Republican support

Title: Relating to requiring the Texas Supreme Court to adopt rules and provide judicial instruction regarding the application of foreign laws in certain family law cases.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-45

Subjects: Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Courts, Courts--general, Forum Non Conveniens, Supreme Court

  

100% Republican support

Title: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the establishment of limits on the number of terms judges and justices may serve on courts in this state.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SJR-12

Subjects: Courts, Courts--judges, Resolutions, Resolutions--constitutional Amendments, State Officers, Term Limits, Supreme Court

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to the regulation of certain guardianship programs.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-36

Subjects: Probate, Probate--guardians & Related Trusts, Internet, Judicial Branch Certification Commission, Supreme Court

  

100% Democrat support