Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Dan Branch
79th Legislature Third Called Session
Report Date: 11/21/2017

Number of Bills: 16

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (10):
HB 57 Author: Branch | Grusendorf | Morrison
Last Action: 05/04/2006 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to high school programs and the advancement of college-readiness in secondary schools and institutions of higher education.

HJR 22 Author: Branch
Last Action: 04/19/2006 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring any increase in the rate of the franchise tax be approved by two-thirds of all the members elected to each house of the legislature.

HR 13 Author: Branch
Last Action: 04/18/2006 H Reported enrolled: Apr 18 2006 9:55AM
Caption: Welcoming James P. Moore, Jr., the author of the book One Nation Under God: The History of Prayer in America, to the Texas State Capitol.

HR 152 Author: Branch
Last Action: 05/15/2006 H Reported enrolled: May 15 2006 8:25AM
Caption: Honoring the tennis team of Highland Park High School in Dallas on winning the UIL Class 4A State Championship for team tennis.

HR 153 Author: Branch
Last Action: 05/15/2006 H Reported enrolled: May 15 2006 8:25AM
Caption: Honoring the football team of Highland Park High School in Dallas on winning the UIL Class 4A State Championship.

HR 154 Author: Branch
Last Action: 05/15/2006 H Reported enrolled: May 15 2006 8:25AM
Caption: Honoring the girls' swimming and diving team of Highland Park High School in Dallas on winning the UIL Class 4A State Championship.

HR 167 Author: Branch
Last Action: 05/15/2006 H Reported enrolled: May 15 2006 8:25AM
Caption: Honoring the wrestling team of Highland Park High School in Dallas for winning the UIL Tournament State Championship and the THSWCA State Dual Tournament Championship.

HR 336 Author: Branch
Last Action: 05/03/2006 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2006 8:46AM
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Dallas city charter.

HR 743 Author: Branch
Last Action: 05/17/2006 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2006 1:00PM
Caption: Honoring the boys' golf team of Highland Park High School in Dallas on winning the 4A state championship in 2006.

HR 744 Author: Branch
Last Action: 05/17/2006 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2006 1:00PM
Caption: Recognizing the lacrosse team of St. Mark's School of Texas on its outstanding season.

Joint Author (6):
HB 1 Author: Chisum | Eissler | Branch | Howard, Charlie | Hartnett
Sponsor: Shapiro | Ogden
Last Action: 05/31/2006 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to public school finance, property tax relief, public school accountability and programs, and related matters; making an appropriation.

HB 3 Author: Keffer, Jim | Luna | Otto | Branch | Villarreal
Sponsor: Ogden
Last Action: 05/19/2006 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to certain taxes affecting businesses; making an appropriation; providing penalties.

HB 22 Author: Solomons | Pitts | Eissler | Branch | Keffer, Jim
Last Action: 04/17/2006 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to state support of the public school system.

HB 56 Author: Grusendorf | Eissler | Branch | Luna
Last Action: 05/03/2006 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the compensation and benefits of public school employees, the academic and fiscal accountability of public schools, and the improvement of public schools.

HB 153 Author: Morrison | Rose | McCall | Farabee | Branch
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/31/2006 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation.

HJR 15 Author: Solomons | Pitts | Eissler | Branch | Keffer, Jim
Last Action: 04/17/2006 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay at least 50 percent of the cost of maintaining and operating the public school system and prohibiting the comptroller from certifying legislation containing an appropriation unless the requirement is met.

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