Bill:  SB 179 
Legislative Session: 85(R)
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Last Action:06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption Version:Enrolled
Caption Text:Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students; increasing a criminal penalty.
Author:Menéndez | Zaffirini
Coauthor:Bettencourt | Campbell | Creighton | Garcia | Hinojosa | Huffman | Lucio | Taylor, Larry | Watson | West
Sponsor:Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Cosponsor:Allen | Alonzo | Anchia | Arévalo | Biedermann | Cortez | Cosper | Deshotel | Farrar | Gervin-Hawkins | Guillen | Leach | Lucio III | Neave | Phelan | Raymond | Roberts | Rodriguez, Eddie | Rodriguez, Justin | Turner | Uresti, Tomas | VanDeaver | Villalba
Subjects:Civil Remedies & Liabilities (I0065)
Education--Primary & Secondary--Discipline (I0244)
Minors--Crimes Against (I0532)
Minors--Health & Safety (I0533)
DAVID'S LAW (P0701)
BULLYING (S0543)
EMAIL & ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS (S0321)
HARASSMENT (S0058)
ATTORNEY GENERAL (V2811)
SUPREME COURT (V0311)
Senate Committee:State Affairs
Status:Out of committee
Vote:Ayes=6   Nays=1   Present Not Voting=0   Absent=2
House Committee:Public Education
Status:Out of committee
Vote:Ayes=8   Nays=0   Present Not Voting=0   Absent=3
Senate Conferees:Appointed (05/17/2017) Menéndez (Chair) | Creighton | Huffman | Nelson | Zaffirini
House Conferees:Appointed (05/19/2017) Minjarez (Chair) | Bernal | Faircloth | Huberty | Moody
Actions: (descending date order)
Viewing Votes: Most Recent House Vote | Most Recent Senate Vote
Description Comment Date       Time       Journal Page
 Effective on 9/1/17      06/09/2017    
 Signed by the Governor      06/09/2017     4244
 Sent to the Governor      05/28/2017     4213
 Signed in the House      05/28/2017     6033
 Signed in the Senate      05/28/2017     4150
 Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported      05/28/2017     6033
 Reported enrolled      05/27/2017     4213
 Record vote      05/27/2017     3787
 Senate adopts conference committee report      05/27/2017     3787
 Co-author authorized      05/27/2017     4075
 House adopts conf. comm. report-reported      05/27/2017     3787
 Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal      05/27/2017     5587
 Record vote   RV#1938   05/27/2017     5586
 House adopts conference committee report      05/27/2017     5586
 Conf. Comm. Report distributed      05/26/2017   02:43 PM 
 Conference committee report filed      05/25/2017     3498
 House appoints conferees-reported      05/21/2017     2244
 House grants request for conf comm-reported      05/21/2017     2244
 House appoints conferees      05/19/2017     3884
 House grants request for conference committee      05/19/2017     3884
 Senate appoints conferees-reported      05/18/2017     3744
 Senate requests conference committee-reported      05/18/2017     3744
 Senate refuses to concur-reported      05/18/2017     3744
 Senate appoints conferees      05/17/2017     2065
 Senate requests conference committee      05/17/2017     2064
 Senate refuses to concur      05/17/2017     2064
 Read      05/17/2017     2064
 House amendment(s) laid before the Senate      05/17/2017     2056
 House passage as amended reported      05/15/2017     1921
 Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal      05/12/2017     3437
 Record vote   RV#1247   05/12/2017     3437
 Passed      05/12/2017     3437
 Read 3rd time      05/12/2017     3434
 Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal      05/11/2017     3352
 Record vote   RV#1192   05/11/2017     3351
 Passed to 3rd reading as amended      05/11/2017     3351
 Amended   2-Minjarez   05/11/2017     3351
 Amended   1-Minjarez   05/11/2017     3351
 Read 2nd time      05/11/2017     3350
 Laid out in lieu of companion   HB 306   05/11/2017     3350
 Committee report sent to Calendars      05/09/2017    
 Committee report distributed      05/09/2017   04:54 PM 
 Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator      05/09/2017     3238
 Reported favorably as substituted      05/08/2017    
 Committee substitute considered in committee      05/08/2017    
 Considered in formal meeting      05/08/2017    
 Referred to Public Education      05/05/2017   10:59 PM  2754
 Read first time      05/05/2017     2754
 Received from the Senate      05/04/2017     2506
 Reported engrossed      05/03/2017     1688
 Record vote      05/03/2017     1594
 Passed      05/03/2017     1594
 Read 3rd time      05/03/2017     1594
 Record vote      05/03/2017     1594
 Three day rule suspended      05/03/2017     1594
 Vote recorded in Journal      05/03/2017     1594
 Passed to engrossment as amended      05/03/2017     1594
 Vote recorded in Journal      05/03/2017     1594
 Amended      05/03/2017     1594
 Amendment(s) offered   FA6 Birdwell   05/03/2017     1593
 Vote recorded in Journal      05/03/2017     1593
 Amended      05/03/2017     1593
 Amendment(s) offered   FA5 Hughes   05/03/2017     1592
 Vote recorded in Journal      05/03/2017     1592
 Amended      05/03/2017     1592
 Amendment(s) offered   FA4 Hughes   05/03/2017     1592
 Vote recorded in Journal      05/03/2017     1592
 Amended      05/03/2017     1592
 Amendment(s) offered   FA3 Perry   05/03/2017     1591
 Vote recorded in Journal      05/03/2017     1591
 Amended      05/03/2017     1591
 Amendment(s) offered   FA2 Perry   05/03/2017     1591
 Vote recorded in Journal      05/03/2017     1591
 Amended      05/03/2017     1591
 Amendment(s) offered   FA1 Menéndez   05/03/2017     1591
 Read 2nd time      05/03/2017     1591
 Rules suspended-Regular order of business      05/03/2017     1591
 Co-author authorized      05/03/2017     1623
 Placed on intent calendar      04/26/2017    
 Co-author authorized      04/26/2017     1318
 Committee report printed and distributed      04/25/2017   11:13 AM 
 Reported favorably as substituted      04/25/2017     1287
 Co-author authorized      04/25/2017     1285
 Considered in public hearing      04/20/2017    
 Left pending in committee      04/06/2017    
 Testimony taken in committee      04/06/2017    
 Considered in public hearing      04/06/2017    
 Scheduled for public hearing on . . .      04/06/2017    
 Co-author authorized      03/28/2017     745
 Co-author authorized      03/27/2017     713
 Co-author authorized      03/06/2017     414
 Referred to State Affairs      01/25/2017     114
 Read first time      01/25/2017     114
 Filed      11/14/2016    
 Received by the Secretary of the Senate      11/14/2016