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Focus Report, Volume 85, Number 8, December 18th, 2017

Description: "This report includes many of the highlights of the regular session and the first called session."
Date: December 18, 2017
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 85, Number 7, October 5th, 2017

Description: "This report includes a digest of each vetoed measure, Gov. Greg Abbott's stated reason for the veto, and a response to the veto by the author or the sponsor of the bill."
Date: October 5, 2017
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 85, Number 3, March 3, 2017

Description: Report explores how transport network companies (TNCs) are regulated by state and local laws in Texas and reviews some proposed legislative approaches.
Date: March 3, 2017
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 84, Number 8, July 12, 2016

Description: Report providing an introduction to ASR in Texas, including a history of ASR projects and a review of the regulatory structure that has evolved around the technology, including enactment of a new state law in 2015.
Date: December 7, 2016
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 85, Number 5, March 10, 2017

Description: Report focusing on emerging issues and debate in Texas on the regulation of telemedicine.
Date: March 10, 2017
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 84, Number 10, September 27, 2016

Description: "This report reviews some recent history of the school finance system in Texas and the Supreme Court's latest ruling upholding its constitutionality."
Date: September 27, 2016
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 85, Number 2, February 21, 2017

Description: "This report summarizes the key constitutional provisions and rules governing bills in the Legislature, with an emphasis on House rules."
Date: February 21, 2017
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 85, Number 1, December 20, 2016

Description: "This report highlights many, although by no means all, of the issues the 85th Legislature may consider during its 2017 regular session."
Date: December 20, 2016
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 84, Number 9, August 16, 2016

Description: "This report examines current Texas law and policies to help prevent financial exploration of the elderly and a few issues the Legislature may consider."
Date: August 16, 2016
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 83 , Number 10, August 21, 2014

Description: A report of the Texas House of Representatives House Research Organization describing the history of online education in Texas, legislation in the 83rd Legislature of Texas that related to it, and future issues.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report: Volume 75, Number 12, April 1997

Description: This is a report over the Safe Schools Act as part of the 1995 rewrite of the Education Code. The report looks at the two main objects of the Legislature attempts to give administrators authority to remove disruptive students and create a safety net so expelled students are not cast into the streets.
Date: April 4, 1997
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 75, Number 10, July 1997

Description: This report addresses the 37 measures vetoed by Governor George W. Bush. The 75th Legislatures vetoed measures included 19 House bills, 17 Senate bills, and one Senate concurrent resolution.
Date: July 1, 1997
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report: Volume 75, Number 11, March 1997

Description: This is a report on Governor George W. Bush's property tax relief proposal for home owners. It looks at the plan to use state revenue to cover a greater share of public education financing.
Date: March 24, 1997
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 77, Number 12, August 2001

Description: Report on proposed amendments to the November 2001 ballot.
Date: August 13, 2001
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report: Volume 75, Number 13, April 1997

Description: This is a report over the future water needs for the State of Texas. The Texas Water Development Board addresses the projected needs over the next 50 years.
Date: April 15, 1997
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 74, Number 23, July 1996

Description: Report on sex offender notification laws in Texas and surrounding controversy.
Date: July 24, 1996
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 75, Number 25, 1998

Description: Report on factoring standardized test scores into education.
Date: September 29, 1998
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 74, Number 8, March 1995

Description: Report on redistricting of Texas congressional districts.
Date: March 13, 1995
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 77, Number 18, April 2002

Description: Report on the legality of requiring background checks be performed on gun buyers at gun shows in Texas.
Date: April 3, 2002
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 76, Number 1, December 1998

Description: Report on the list of topics to be addressed in the 1999 regular session of the 76th Texas Legislature.
Date: December 1, 1998
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 75, Number 24, August 1998

Description: Report on life without parole as a sentencing option for high-profile/serious crimes.
Date: August 10, 1998
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 75, Number 20, November 1997

Description: Report on space demands in Texas prisons.
Date: November 5, 1997
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 77, Number 16, February 2002

Description: Report on the legality of gambling operations on Native American land.
Date: February 12, 2002
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Focus Report, Volume 76, Number 4, February 1999

Description: Report on "eight-liner" machines and whether or not they constitute gambling.
Date: February 2, 1999
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. Research Organization.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department