80th Texas Legislature – 2007

Posted on
as of 5/7/07

Compiled for the Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations by Richard W. Meyer, Attorney at Law Access pending bills at Texas Legislature Online.

Bills in the 2007 legislature affecting nonprofits in the following areas*:

  • Amendments to the Texas Non-Profit Corporation Act, Article 1396
  • Amendments to Charitable Immunity statutes in Chapter 84, Civil Practices & Remedies Code
  • Exemptions from state taxes now extended to nonprofit entities
  • Nonprofit board, officer, employee and volunteer issues
  • Criminal history checks
  • Insurance coverage
  • Employer notification
  • Open meetings/ open records issues
  • Public adviocacy / Ethics Commission (lobbying) issues
  • Other nonprofit organization issues