Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Sen. Kyle Janek
79th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/24/2017

Number of Bills: 86

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Additional Primary Authored Bills

Author (64):
SB 15 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Nixon | Rose
Last Action: 05/19/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to civil claims involving exposure to asbestos and silica.

SB 180 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/01/2005 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to certain continuing education requirements for plumbers.

SB 181 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/23/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to appeals to small claims courts of certain ad valorem tax determinations.

SB 184 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/22/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain physicians from the requirement to pay a registration fee.

SB 238 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/03/2005 S Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
Caption: Relating to training for members of the governing boards of public institutions of higher education.

SB 239 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Talton
Last Action: 05/03/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an exemption from the fee for a birth or death record requested by a child fatality review team or the child fatality review team committee.

SB 287 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/07/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for National Biocontainment Laboratory facilities and infrastructure.

SB 324 Author: Janek
Last Action: 04/06/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Brazoria County.

SB 447 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Madden
Last Action: 05/24/2005 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the sale of tax receivables by a local government.

SB 491 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/22/2005 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain community supervision and corrections department employees, retired employees, and dependents of employees and retired employees to participate in the group benefits program for state employees.

SB 555 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to requirements for certain medical treatment consent forms.

SB 562 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/28/2005 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the creation of health savings accounts for certain state employees and retirees and their dependents.

SB 563 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Delisi
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the prevention of Medicaid fraud; providing penalties.

SB 620 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/10/2005 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the deadline for evaluating and ranking competitive sealed proposals for certain construction services submitted to a navigation district or port authority.

SB 621 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Hegar
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the territory of certain 9-1-1 emergency communication districts.

SB 740 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Bonnen
Last Action: 05/24/2005 H Placed on Major State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to erect or maintain shore protection structures and the location of the line of vegetation in relation to those structures.

SB 828 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Eiland
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 1/1/06
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain property owners to file a late notice of protest with an appraisal review board.

SB 845 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/10/2005 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the hearing of a child protection case by an associate judge.

SB 846 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Chavez
Last Action: 05/27/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to distribution of recordings on consignment.

SB 847 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/10/2005 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to an order by a court that a judgment debtor turn over certain property for the satisfaction of the judgment.

SB 922 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/14/2005 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to certain investments by title insurance companies.

SB 923 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/14/2005 S Refer to s/c on Emrg Tech & Econ Dev by Pres
Caption: Relating to the definition of a primary job with respect to a project that may be undertaken by a development corporation.

SB 930 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/03/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the employment of surgical technologists by certain health care facilities.

SB 980 Author: Janek
Last Action: 04/06/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Fort Bend County.

SB 990 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Eiland
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to a training and examination program on sexual abuse and child molestation for certain persons who work at youth camps.

SB 1040 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/04/2005 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the removal and disposal of certain vessels and structures in certain locations; providing penalties.

SB 1041 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds by The University of Texas System for an adult stem cell research center at the Texas Medical Center.

SB 1042 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Refer to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
Caption: Relating to the Wharton County Junior College District service area.

SB 1043 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/12/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the duties of the P-16 Council regarding dual and concurrent enrollment courses.

SB 1044 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Eiland
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to efforts to mitigate coastal erosion and improve public access to public beaches; authorizing the issuance of bonds by coastal counties.

SB 1045 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Nixon
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to insurance or other coverage in lieu of a bond requirement for officers, employees, and consultants of certain conservation and reclamation districts.

SB 1053 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Allen, Ray
Last Action: 05/24/2005 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of the regulation of nursing.

SB 1054 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to physicians or other licensed health care professionals contracting with the Angleton-Danbury Hospital District of Brazoria County, Texas.

SB 1055 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Davis, John
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to alternative methods of satisfying certain licensing requirements for assisted living facilities and to consumer choice for assisted living facilities.

SB 1252 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/16/2005 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an additional statutory county court in Brazoria County.

SB 1346 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the imposition of permit fees by political subdivisions.

SB 1349 Author: Janek | Williams
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to limiting increases in the appraised value of residence homesteads for ad valorem tax purposes.

SB 1350 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to campaign finance reporting.

SB 1380 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Sweeny Hospital District.

SB 1564 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Van Arsdale
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 1/1/06
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the requirement for a surety bond or other proof of financial responsibility for licensure of surplus lines insurance agents.

SB 1565 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/22/2005 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the collection, retention, and reporting of law enforcement data relating to traffic and pedestrian stops.

SB 1684 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/30/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to reimbursement received by The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for uncompensated care.

SB 1685 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Truitt
Last Action: 05/24/2005 H Placed on Major State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of wholesale drug distributors; providing penalties.

SB 1728 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/30/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the collection of motor fuels taxes.

SB 1730 Author: Janek
Sponsor: Haggerty
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of ad valorem taxes by a municipality or county for a sports and community venue project.

SB 1731 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/30/2005 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the composition of the pension board of certain municipalities.

SB 1749 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/12/2005 H Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to creating a health workforce planning partnership.

SB 1818 Author: Janek | Ellis | Lucio
Last Action: 05/17/2005 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the improvement and coordination of statewide efforts to detect, prepare for, and respond to certain emergencies.

SB 1819 Author: Janek
Last Action: 04/04/2005 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the period of continuous eligibility for the medical assistance and children's health insurance programs.

SCR 15 Author: Janek | Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Eiland
Last Action: 05/25/2005 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Requesting the Texas Department of Transportation to designate the new causeway bridge connecting Galveston Island and the Texas mainland as the Purple Heart Memorial Bridge.

SJR 4 Author: Janek | Williams
Last Action: 03/17/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to establish a lower limit on the maximum average annual percentage increase in the appraised value of residence homesteads for ad valorem tax purposes and to authorize the governing body of a taxing unit to determine whether a limit on residence homestead appraisal increases shall apply in the taxing unit.

SJR 12 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/22/2005 H Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer of Fort Bend County.

SJR 19 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/02/2005 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow state or local peace officers, firefighters, and emergency service personnel to serve in the legislature.

SR 194 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/22/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 22, 2005, as Anesthesia Day at the State Capitol.

SR 222 Author: Janek
Last Action: 02/23/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Hud Hopkins for his selection as Airport Manager of the Year.

SR 273 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/01/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating William Charles and Mary Adeline Coburn of Old Ocean on the occasion of their 70th wedding anniversary.

SR 274 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/01/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Anthony Joseph "Tony" Ippolito of Port Arthur.

SR 297 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/07/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing May 23-30, 2005, as National Beach Safety Week in Texas.

SR 327 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/07/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Houston on the occasion of its 140th anniversary.

SR 339 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/08/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Whitt Franklin Johnson of West University Place.

SR 449 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/22/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April as Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month in Texas.

SR 451 Author: Janek
Last Action: 03/23/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.

SR 880 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/16/2005 S Referred to Education
Caption: Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools.

SR 1110 Author: Janek
Last Action: 05/30/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Lois Ruth Buckner of Corpus Christi.

Additional Primary Authors (22):
SB 12 Author: Zaffirini | Barrientos | Brimer | Deuell | Janek | et al.
Sponsor: Isett, Carl
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to state contract management, including the training of personnel, the negotiation of contracts, and the standardization of practices.

SB 18 Author: Williams | Janek
Sponsor: Ritter
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the adoption of ad valorem tax rates by taxing units and to related tax bills.

SB 309 Author: Lucio | Armbrister | Averitt | Barrientos | Brimer | et al.
Sponsor: Gonzales
Last Action: 05/22/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of an address confidentiality program to assist victims of family violence, sexual assault, or stalking in maintaining confidential addresses.

SB 320 Author: Wentworth | Armbrister | Brimer | Carona | Duncan | et al.
Last Action: 03/30/2005 S Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to admission to certain public institutions of higher education.

SB 722 Author: Lucio | Armbrister | Barrientos | Brimer | Carona | et al.
Last Action: 04/11/2005 S Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the TexasNextStep grant program to pay tuition and required fees and textbook costs of certain students enrolled in two-year public institutions of higher education in this state.

SB 730 Author: West, Royce | Armbrister | Averitt | Barrientos | Carona | et al.
Sponsor: Goolsby | Jones, Jesse | Harper-Brown | Giddings | Rose
Last Action: 05/22/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a law school in the City of Dallas by the University of North Texas System.

SB 735 Author: Williams | Janek | Staples
Last Action: 03/02/2005 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to delay in the deregulation of certain electric utilities outside of ERCOT.

SB 802 Author: Barrientos | Armbrister | Averitt | Carona | Deuell | et al.
Last Action: 04/11/2005 S Committee report printed and distributed: Apr 11 2005 3:27PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 130 in Williamson and Travis Counties as the Willie Nelson Turnpike.

SB 831 Author: Shapiro | Armbrister | Brimer | Carona | Deuell | et al.
Sponsor: Morrison
Last Action: 05/22/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of programs and funding for emerging technology industries.

SB 1351 Author: Williams | Janek | Madla
Sponsor: Hill | Rose
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the appeal of certain ad valorem tax determinations through binding arbitration.

SB 1874 Author: Whitmire | Armbrister | Averitt | Barrientos | Brimer | et al.
Sponsor: Pena
Last Action: 05/24/2005 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority.

SCR 23 Author: Williams | Armbrister | Averitt | Brimer | Carona | et al.
Last Action: 03/30/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Memorializing congress to permanently repeal the federal death tax in 2005.

SCR 27 Author: West, Royce | Armbrister | Carona | Duncan | Estes | et al.
Sponsor: Branch
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Memorializing Congress to eliminate current caps on funded Medicare resident training slots and related limits on costs per resident used to determine Medicare graduate medical education reimbursement payments.

SR 98 Author: Fraser | Barrientos | Deuell | Duncan | Ellis | et al.
Last Action: 02/09/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center and its rehabilitation ski program.

SR 131 Author: Williams | Janek
Last Action: 02/15/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 15, 2005, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.

SR 132 Author: Williams | Janek
Last Action: 02/15/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 13 through February 15, 2005, as Jefferson County Days at the State Capitol.

SR 223 Author: Lindsay | Armbrister | Ellis | Gallegos | Jackson, Mike | et al.
Last Action: 02/24/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Michael Helwig "Hal" Hillman of Houston.

SR 292 Author: Deuell | Armbrister | Averitt | Barrientos | Brimer | et al.
Last Action: 03/03/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 3, 2005, as Bob Wills Day at the Capitol.

SR 374 Author: Jackson, Mike | Janek
Last Action: 03/15/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Declaring Tuesday, March 15, 2005, Brazoria County Day.

SR 472 Author: Hinojosa | Armbrister | Averitt | Barrientos | Brimer | et al.
Last Action: 03/23/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming members of the 1st Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division home from their deployment in Iraq.

SR 563 Author: Lucio | Armbrister | Averitt | Barrientos | Brimer | et al.
Last Action: 04/07/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of His Holiness Pope John Paul II.

SR 713 Author: Van de Putte | Armbrister | Averitt | Barrientos | Brimer | et al.
Last Action: 05/04/2005 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 30 through May 7, 2005, as the 30th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam era.

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