CS/CS/HB 7007 (2018) -  Ethics Reform

by Government Accountability Committee and Public Integrity & Ethics Committee and Sullivan and Jacobs (CO-SPONSORS) Davis; Duran; Hager; Ingoglia; Mercado; Metz; Plasencia; Pritchett; Shaw; Slosberg; Watson, C.; Williams
Repeals provisions relating to state, state university, & community college employee lobbyists; provides state policy relating to sexual harassment; provides criminal penalties; requires Legislature, Supreme Court, & agencies to establish & adopt rules, policies, & procedures; prohibits certain public officers & employees from soliciting specified employment & contractual relationships; revises lobbyist registration, compensation report, principal designation cancellation, & investigation requirements.
Effective Date: July 1, 2018
Last Event: 03/10/18 S Died in Ethics and Elections on Saturday, March 10, 2018 12:00 AM

PCB committee actions:

  • PCB PIE 18-01 recommended by:
    Public Integrity & Ethics Committee
    • On agenda for: 11/07/17   2:00 PM View Notice
    • Favorable With Amendment(s) (final action) See Votes

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

Senate Referrals

  • Ethics and Elections
  • Governmental Oversight and Accountability
  • Rules

Related Bills

Bill Text

    • 324573 , Sullivan (GAC) Date Filed: 02/21/18, Line#: 482 House(c): Adopted Without Objection 02/22/2018 04:06 PM
    • 615473 , Sullivan (GAC) Date Filed: 02/21/18, Line#: 558 House(c): Adopted Without Objection 02/22/2018 04:06 PM
    • 333249 , Sullivan, Jacobs (PIE) Date Filed: 01/30/18, Line#: 59 House(c): Adopted 02/02/2018 08:51 AM
    • 314305 , Peters (PIE) Date Filed: 01/31/18, Line#: 297 House(c): Failed to Adopt 02/02/2018 08:51 AM
    • 068089 , Peters (PIE) Date Filed: 01/31/18, Line#: 297 House(c): Failed to Adopt 02/02/2018 08:51 AM
    • 448119 , Sullivan (PIE) Date Filed: 01/31/18, Line#: 633 House(c): Adopted 02/02/2018 08:51 AM
    • A PCB PIE 18-01 a1 , Sullivan (PIE) Date Published: 11/06/17 , Line#: 70 House(c): Adopted Without Objection 11/07/2017 04:53 PM

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
Chamber: House Date: 03/01/2018 10:43 AM   Yeas: 114 Nays: 0 Action: Action 2: Passage Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 672] Barcode:

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Ethics and Elections Time: 03/10/2018 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Ethics and Elections Version: c2
Event: S Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 03/10/2018 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Received -SJ 766 Time: 03/05/2018 - 10:05 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: S Referred to Ethics and Elections; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 731 Time: 03/05/2018 - 11:31 AM Member: Committee: Ethics and Elections Version: c2
Event: S In Messages Time: 03/01/2018 - 11:28 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Message sent to senate Time: 03/01/2018 - 11:26 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H CS passed; YEAS 114, NAYS 0 Time: 03/01/2018 - 10:43 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Read 3rd time Time: 03/01/2018 - 10:40 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Added to Third Reading Calendar Time: 02/28/2018 - 2:44 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Placed on 3rd reading Time: 02/28/2018 - 11:10 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Read 2nd time Time: 02/28/2018 - 11:09 AM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 02/22/2018 - 9:36 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Bill added to Special Order Calendar (2/28/2018) Time: 02/22/2018 - 8:45 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Bill referred to House Calendar Time: 02/22/2018 - 5:01 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H CS Filed Time: 02/22/2018 - 4:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: c2
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 02/22/2018 - 4:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Reported out of Government Accountability Committee Time: 02/22/2018 - 4:14 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Favorable with CS by Government Accountability Committee Time: 02/22/2018 - 4:06 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Added to Government Accountability Committee agenda Time: 02/20/2018 - 4:24 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Now in Government Accountability Committee Time: 02/07/2018 - 5:39 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Government Accountability Committee Time: 02/07/2018 - 5:39 PM Member: Committee: Government Accountability Committee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 02/05/2018 - 5:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 02/05/2018 - 9:08 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 02/05/2018 - 9:08 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Time: 02/05/2018 - 9:00 AM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Public Integrity & Ethics Committee (Amended) Time: 02/02/2018 - 8:51 AM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with amendment(s) by Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Time: 02/01/2018 - 5:39 PM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Version: __
Event: H Added to Public Integrity & Ethics Committee agenda Time: 01/30/2018 - 4:03 PM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Version: __
Event: H Now in Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Time: 01/16/2018 - 12:37 PM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Time: 01/16/2018 - 12:37 PM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/09/2018 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 11/09/2017 - 2:54 PM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Ethics Committee Version: __