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Senator Melinda Bush (D), 31st District
Melinda Bush is a Sponsor on all bills listed below.
Click Here to see only bills where Melinda Bush is Primary Sponsor.
Bill # Chief Sponsor ABR - Short Description Chamber Last Action Last Action Date
SB1John J. CullertonEDUCATION-TECHSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading February 8, 20172/7/2017
SB3Thomas CullertonLOCAL GOVERNMENT CONSOLIDATIONSThird Reading - Passed; 043-014-0022/28/2017
SB57Steve StadelmanPROTECTION ORDER-PHONE SERVICEHReferred to Rules Committee4/28/2017
SB70Linda HolmesNETWORK ADEQUACY TRANSPARENCYSAssigned to Insurance1/24/2017
SB84Heather A. SteansDHS-TASK FORCE-SERVICE OPTIONSHReferred to Rules Committee4/5/2017
SB87Terry LinkPROP TX-SURVIVING SPOUSEHReferred to Rules Committee4/28/2017
SB189Scott M. BennettCRIM CD-LIMITATION-SEX OFFENSEHReferred to Rules Committee3/30/2017
SB195Steve StadelmanPEN CD-TRS-TRUST FUND CONTRIBSHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB298Melinda BushCONSUMER FRAUD-PRICES-SERVICESHReferred to Rules Committee4/26/2017
SB316Heather A. SteansREGULATION-TECHSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 4, 20173/30/2017
SB518Terry LinkFINANCE-TECHSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB609Julie A. MorrisonPTAB-PENDING MATTERSHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB615Heather A. SteansLOBBYIST-REVOLVING DOOR BANSTo Subcommittee on Governmental Operations2/9/2017
SB636Terry LinkPHARMACY-DIALYSIS DRUGSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 26, 20174/25/2017
SB641Linda HolmesANIMAL CONTROL-FERAL CATSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB642Heather A. SteansNURSES-APRN SCOPE OF PRACTICESPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 4, 20173/30/2017
SB660Michael E. HastingsVETERANS-TECHSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 15, 20173/14/2017
SB669Terry LinkLAKE COUNTY - BOARD CHAIRMANSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 26, 20174/25/2017
SB677Pamela J. AlthoffNURSE LICENSURE COMPACTHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB680Pamela J. AlthoffEXPIRED UNUSED DRUG DISPOSALHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB686Julie A. MorrisonPROPERTY TAX-ASSESSMENT CAPSTo Subcommittee on Property Taxes2/22/2017
SB701Julie A. MorrisonPEN CD-IMRF-EARNINGS EXCLUSIONHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB702Kyle McCarterCONTROLLED SUB-U-47700HReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB705Andy ManarHIGHER ED-VETERANS SERVICE ACTSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB719Thomas CullertonREVENUE-TECHSPostponed - Revenue4/6/2017
SB736Michael E. HastingsHIGHER ED-MILITARY EXP CREDITHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB752Julie A. MorrisonDEAF & HARD HEARING COMMISSIONHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB860Thomas CullertonLINE OF DUTY COMPENSATION-DUTYHReferred to Rules Committee4/25/2017
SB867Thomas CullertonLLC REDUCE ARTICLES FILING FEESPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB868Mattie HunterORGAN DONOR REGISTRY-AGE 16HReferred to Rules Committee4/26/2017
SB885David KoehlerINSTALLMENT SALES CONTRACTSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB888Andy ManarCOMMUNITY COLL-NURSING DEGREESPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB889Toi W. HutchinsonJURIES-UNLAWFUL DISCRIMINATIONSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB905Melinda BushREVENUE-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB906Melinda BushANIMALS-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB907Melinda BushREVENUE-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB908Melinda BushPARK DIST-LICENSING AGREEMENTSSRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments4/7/2017
SB909Melinda BushTOWNSHIP ASSESSORS-LAKE COUNTYSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 6, 20174/5/2017
SB910Melinda BushCNTY BOARD APPORTIONMENT PLANSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB911Melinda BushSAFETY-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB912Melinda BushABUSED CHILD-REPORTER TRAININGSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 4, 20173/30/2017
SB913Melinda BushLOCAL GOVERNMENT-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB914Melinda BushLOCAL GOVERNMENT-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB915Melinda BushTWP CONSOLIDATE MERGE DISSOLVESRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments3/17/2017
SB916Melinda BushREGULATION-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB917Melinda BushREGULATION-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB918Melinda BushEDUCATION-TECHSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB919Melinda BushEDUCATION-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB920Melinda BushEDUCATION-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB921Melinda BushDOMESTIC VIOLENCE-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB922Melinda BushLOCAL GOVERNMENT-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB923Melinda BushTWP AND CNTY OFFICERS-TENURESPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB924Melinda BushCONSUM FRAUD-STANDARD SERVICESReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB925Melinda BushSCH CD-FUNDING FOR EXCESS COSTSReferred to Assignments2/7/2017
SB940Thomas CullertonMENTAL DIS-COMMUNITY-BASEDSPostponed - Human Services4/6/2017
SB955Heather A. SteansDEV DISABLED-DSP-WAGESSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 20173/15/2017
SB981Daniel BissEQUAL PAY ACT-WAGE HISTORYSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB982Daniel BissELEC CD-PRESIDENT-TAX RETURNSHReferred to Rules Committee4/27/2017
SB1122Karen McConnaughayEDUCATION-TECHSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 29, 20173/28/2017
SB1223Kimberly A. LightfordACCELERATED PLACEMENT ACTSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
SB1242Terry LinkVETERANS' AFFAIRS-COMMISSIONSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 9, 20173/8/2017
SB1296Toi W. HutchinsonHEALTHY WORKPLACE ACTSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 4, 20173/30/2017
SB1304Neil AndersonAPPOINTMENT OF FIRE CHIEFSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB1330Melinda BushELEC CD-CAMPAIGN AD REGULATIONSTo Subcommittee on Election Law3/1/2017
SB1331Melinda BushHUMAN RIGHTS-SOURCE OF INCOMESPostponed - Judiciary3/1/2017
SB1334Melinda BushCIVIL LAW-TECHSPostponed - Judiciary4/6/2017
SB1335Melinda BushPENCD-DNST FIRE-SECONDARY EMPTSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 14, 20173/9/2017
SB1336Melinda BushCNTY APPORTIONMENT COMMISSIONSReferred to Assignments2/9/2017
SB1351Daniel BissSTUDENT LOAN SERVICING RIGHTSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB1353Heather A. SteansDHFS-PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCESPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 4, 20173/30/2017
SB1354Michael E. HastingsPEN CD-ART 17-BOARD MEMBERSHIPSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 2, 20173/1/2017
SB1381Bill CunninghamTELECOMS-IP-BASED SERVICESSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 20173/16/2017
SB1404Thomas CullertonPEN CD-GARS-NEW SENATE MEMBERSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 14, 20173/9/2017
SB1417Pamela J. AlthoffELECTRONIC PRODUCTS RECYCLINGSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB1424Daniel BissELEC CD-CONTRIBUTION MATCHINGSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB1437Laura M. MurphyPROP TX-DISABLED VETERANSHReferred to Rules Committee4/26/2017
SB1469David KoehlerFARMERS' MARKETS-COTTAGE FOODHReferred to Rules Committee4/27/2017
SB1474Melinda BushREGULATION-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/9/2017
SB1475Melinda BushSTATE GOVERNMENT-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/9/2017
SB1476Melinda BushREVENUE-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/9/2017
SB1477Melinda BushELEC CD-POLITICAL CMTE LOANSSTo Subcommittee on Election Law3/1/2017
SB1557Kimberly A. LightfordEARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM-EXPELSPostponed - Education4/5/2017
SB1577Julie A. MorrisonFALSE CLAIMS ACT-PENALTIESSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
SB1607Melinda BushCRIMINAL LAW-TECHSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
SB1608Melinda BushREVENUE-TECHSReferred to Assignments2/9/2017
SB1609Melinda BushINS CD-ABUSE DETERRENT OPIOIDSSPostponed - Insurance4/6/2017
SB1624Daniel BissREGULATION-TECHSPostponed - Public Health4/5/2017
SB1652Andy ManarST FINANCE-CURRENT LIABILITIESSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
SB1670Scott M. BennettBD & COMM DEMOGRAPHIC INFOHReferred to Rules Committee4/27/2017
SB1695Martin A. Sandoval$DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTERSSPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 30, 20173/29/2017
SB1700Karen McConnaughayPROPERTY-CLEAN ENERGYSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB1758Bill CunninghamTREASURER-COLLEGE SAVINGS POOLHReferred to Rules Committee4/27/2017
SB1764Jennifer Bertino-TarrantINC TX-APPRENTICESHIPSRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments3/17/2017
SB1790Steve StadelmanPHARMACY-EMERGENCY REFILLSHReferred to Rules Committee4/28/2017
SB1798Michael E. HastingsEXPATRIATE CORP/FOREIGN HAVENSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
SB1869Omar AquinoGA WEBSITE-SPANISH LANGUAGESPlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 30, 20173/29/2017
SB1872Melinda BushNUCLEAR STORAGE IMPACT FEESRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments3/17/2017
SB1884Linda HolmesRESEARCH DOGS & CATS ADOPTIONHReferred to Rules Committee4/28/2017
SB1885Karen McConnaughaySCH CD-BOOKING STATIONSSRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments4/7/2017
SB1933Andy ManarELEC-AUTO VOTER REGISTRATIONSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
SB1985Don HarmonWILDLIFE CD-LEAD AMMUNITIONSPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
SB2011Chris NyboCONTROLLED SUB-SCHED IISPlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 20174/26/2017
SB2071Pamela J. AlthoffINC TX-THRIVE TAX CREDITSPostponed - Revenue4/6/2017
SR3Julie A. MorrisonSENATE RULES-AMEND-TERM LIMITSSResolution Adopted; 058-000-0001/11/2017
SR72Melinda BushLOCAL GOV'T WORKING GROUPSAssigned to Government Reform2/1/2017
SR117Toi W. HutchinsonPAY EQUITY DAYSResolution Adopted3/30/2017
SR241Melinda BushLOCAL GOV'T WORKING GROUPSPlaced on Calendar Order of Secretary's Desk Resolutions March 30, 20173/29/2017
SJR16Melinda BushDYSLEXIA AWARENESS WEEKSPlaced on Calendar Order of Secretary's Desk Resolutions March 30, 20173/29/2017
SJRCA2Christine RadognoCON AMEND-LEADER TERM LIMITSSPostponed - Executive2/9/2017
SJRCA3Jennifer Bertino-TarrantCONAMEND- LEGISLATURE LIMITSSTo Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments3/1/2017
SJRCA7Melinda BushCON AMEND-TERM LIMITS-VARIOUSSTo Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments3/1/2017
HB302Robert MartwickLIFE INS-UNCLAIMED BENEFITSSReferred to Assignments4/26/2017
HB311Gregory HarrisNETWORK ADEQUACY TRANSPARENCYSReferred to Assignments4/25/2017
HB386Rita MayfieldVEH CD-REPEAL COM DISTRIB FEESReferred to Assignments2/22/2017
HB496Tom DemmerTWP CD-TWP CONSOLIDATIONSAssigned to Executive4/25/2017
HB534Carol SenteDNR-CONVEY REAL ESTATESAssigned to Judiciary4/25/2017
HB643Katie StuartGA-PER DIEM & COLASSReferred to Assignments3/15/2017
HB656Jehan Gordon-BoothPEN CD-TRS-TRUST FUND CONTRIBSSReferred to Assignments3/17/2017
HB685Anna MoellerCLASSIFY MILKWEED-CNTY & MUNISAssigned to Environment and Conservation4/25/2017
HB2534Avery BourneCS-SYNTHETIC DRUGS AND ANALOGSSAssigned to Criminal Law4/25/2017
HB2568Anna MoellerDESIGNATIONS-STATE WILDFLOWERSAssigned to State Government4/25/2017
HB2721Deb ConroyINSURANCE-PANDAS/PANSSReferred to Assignments4/20/2017
HB3014Anthony DeLucaRECYCLING-UNLAWFUL MATERIALSSAssigned to Environment and Conservation4/25/2017
HB3151Kelly M. BurkeCRIM CD-INTIMIDATIONSAssigned to Criminal Law4/25/2017
HB3211Litesa E. WallaceSNAP BENEFITS-COLLEGE STUDENTSSAssigned to Human Services4/25/2017
HB3368Elgie R. Sims, Jr.SCH CD-ENTREPRENEUR CURRICULUMSPlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 25, 20174/6/2017
HB3718Elgie R. Sims, Jr.CRIM PRO-PROTECTIVE ORDERSSAssigned to Criminal Law4/25/2017