Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Sen. Rodney Ellis
79th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2017

Number of Bills: 19

SB 24 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Lindsay | Ellis | Gallegos | Van de Putte | Shapleigh
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the creation of a donor education, awareness, and registry program, the establishment of an organ donor and tissue council, and anatomical gift donation.

SB 90 Author: Hinojosa
Coauthor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/19/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest for the commission of family violence.

SB 91 Author: Hinojosa
Coauthor: Ellis
Sponsor: Riddle
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the arrest and punishment of persons for certain violent offenses.

SB 128 Author: Shapleigh
Coauthor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/19/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of certain human cells and tissue; providing penalties.

SB 351 Author: Van de Putte
Coauthor: Ellis
Last Action: 02/15/2005 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the use of credit scoring and credit history by certain telecommunications and electric service providers.

SB 368 Author: Duncan
Coauthor: Ogden | Ellis
Sponsor: Hartnett | Luna | Pitts | King, Phil | Dutton
Last Action: 05/28/2005 H Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the compensation of state judges and to the computation of retirement benefits for state judges and for members of the elected class of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

SB 376 Author: Madla
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Lindsay | Ellis | Shapleigh
Sponsor: Zedler
Last Action: 05/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a pilot program for language interpreter services under the medical assistance program.

SB 425 Author: Hinojosa
Coauthor: Ellis
Sponsor: Luna | Seaman
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to subdivision platting requirements and assistance for certain counties near an international border.

SB 483 Author: Staples
Coauthor: Ellis
Sponsor: Branch
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to allowing designated public school libraries to participate in group purchasing agreements with the TexShare Library Consortium.

SB 525 Author: Hinojosa
Coauthor: Ellis
Last Action: 02/28/2005 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to requiring the corroboration of certain testimony to support a criminal conviction.

SB 747 Author: Carona | Lindsay | Wentworth | Zaffirini
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Gallegos | Ellis | Lucio | West, Royce | et al.
Sponsor: Luna
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to establishing a demonstration project for women's health care services.

SB 827 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Ellis
Sponsor: Guillen
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to systems for identifying colonias and for tracking the progress of state-funded projects that benefit colonias and the submission of a related report to the legislature.

SB 1100 Author: Deuell
Coauthor: Ellis
Sponsor: Hilderbran
Last Action: 05/24/2005 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the promotion of tourism related to the musical heritage of this state.

SB 1202 Author: Lucio
Coauthor: Ellis
Sponsor: Chavez
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the coordination of colonia initiatives and services to colonia residents.

SB 1212 Author: West, Royce
Coauthor: Van de Putte | Gallegos | Ellis | Armbrister
Last Action: 03/21/2005 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to prescription drugs under the Medicaid vendor drug program and other state health and human services programs.

SB 1413 Author: Shapleigh
Coauthor: Ellis
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to county brownfield cleanup and economic redevelopment programs.

SB 1538 Author: Barrientos | Shapleigh
Coauthor: West, Royce | Ellis | Zaffirini
Sponsor: Naishtat | Keffer, Jim | Luna | Guillen
Last Action: 05/24/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities to eligible low-income, working individuals or households.

SB 1845 Author: Deuell
Coauthor: Armbrister | Eltife | Nelson | Seliger | Van de Putte | et al.
Last Action: 04/25/2005 S No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to audit practices of pharmacy benefit plans.

SB 1850 Author: Gallegos
Coauthor: Brimer | Ellis | Jackson, Mike | Lindsay | Whitmire
Sponsor: Geren | Farrar | Goolsby | Thompson | Moreno, Joe E.
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain businesses that sell beer or beer and wine in certain counties; providing an administrative penalty.

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