Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Sen. Steve Ogden
79th Legislature Second Called Session
Report Date: 11/20/2017

Number of Bills: 10

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Additional Primary Authored Bills

Author (9):
SB 4 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 07/25/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education.

SB 42 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/16/2005 S Meeting cancelled
Caption: Relating to financing public schools in this state and reducing property taxes.

SJR 9 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/04/2005 S No action taken in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a uniform statewide property tax for public education, abolishing school district property taxes for maintenance purposes, and authorizing a limited school district property tax for educational enrichment if approved by the voters of the district.

SJR 10 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/04/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to Section 24, Article VIII, Texas Constitution, clarifying that a tax imposed on a business entity other than a sole proprietorship is not a personal income tax.

SJR 11 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/10/2005 H Referred to Property Tax Relief, Select
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a maximum tax rate of $1.25 per $100 of taxable value for school district ad valorem taxes imposed for maintenance purposes, providing that an ad valorem tax imposed by a school district is not a state ad valorem tax, increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes to $22,500, and reducing the limitation on the total amount of taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption amount and reductions in school district ad valorem tax rates.

SR 43 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/04/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing San Gabriel Christian Church in Milam County on the occasion of its 151st anniversary.

SR 65 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/08/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the soldiers of the 507th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) of the United States Army for their service in behalf of our fighting forces.

SR 123 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/19/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Bryan Independent School District on the occasion of its 125th anniversary.

SR 139 Author: Ogden
Last Action: 08/19/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Geraldine E. Urso.

Additional Primary Authors (1):
SB 38 Author: Shapiro | Duncan | Ogden
Last Action: 08/09/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to appropriations for textbooks.

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