Senator Ellis's 1997 Press Releases

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Icon: press releaseDecember 10, 1997
Senator Ellis Calls on Insurers to Release Auto Policy Information.

Icon: press releaseOctober 13, 1997
Senator Rodney Ellis Named "Legislator of the Year" by Texas Child Care Organization.

Icon: press releaseOctober 1, 1997
Capital Access Fund to Facilitate Lending to Small Business.

Icon: press releaseSeptember 4, 1997
New Law to Protect Victims of Domestic Violence Takes Effect.

Icon: press releaseAugust 20, 1997
Legislation Requiring Insurance Coverage for Prostate Cancer Tests Signed Into Law

Icon: press releaseAugust 20, 1997
Senator Rodney Ellis Legislation to Protect Historic Structures, Spur Urban Revitalization Takes Effect

Icon: press releaseJuly 30, 1997
Senator Rodney Ellis Calls for New Policies to Aid Urban Neighborhoods

Icon: press releaseJuly 21, 1997
Senator Rodney Ellis New Law Encourages Uniform Election Dates to Increase Voter Turnout, Reduce Costs

Icon: press releaseJune 19, 1997
Senator Rodney Ellis Legislation to Protect Churches from Arson, Insurance Redlining Signed into Law

Icon: press releaseJune 18, 1997
Ellis Urges Texas Board of Health to Spend $4.1 Million on AIDS Medications

Icon: press releaseJune 2, 1997
Senator Rodney Ellis 75th Legislative Session/Major Accomplishments

Icon: press releaseMay 30, 1997
Lawmakers Provide $10 Million for College Scholarships for High-Performing Students

Icon: press releaseMay 26, 1997
Texas Senate Approves Measure to Make Welfare-to-Work Transition A Success

Icon: press releaseMay 23, 1997
Legislation Providing Incentives for Businesses to Hire Welfare Recipients Signed Into Law

Icon: press releaseMay 22, 1997
Texas Senate Approves Measure to Provide Health Insurance Coverage for Mental Illnesses

Icon: press releaseMay 21, 1997
Senate Passes Legislation To Monitor Minority Access to Higher Education in Texas

Icon: press releaseMay 19, 1997
Texas Legislature Approves Legislation To Provide Child Care Services at Schools

Icon: press releaseMay 14, 1997
Texas Senate Approves HOPE Education Program Lottery Scratch-off Game

Icon: press releaseMay 10, 1997
Texas Senate Includes Funds for Adult Literacy Programs In Property Tax Bill

Icon: press releaseMay 7, 1997
Statement of Senator Rodney Ellis Regarding Committee Substitute House Bill 4

Icon: press releaseMay 6, 1997
Ellis Amendment Expands Texas Prepaid Tuition Program to Include Graduate School

Icon: press releaseApril 29, 1997
Senate Approves Ellis Bill to Allow County Attorneys to Enforce Deed Restrictions

Icon: press releaseApril 28, 1997
Senate Approves Ellis Measure to Expand Drug-Free Zones to Include Day-Care Centers

Icon: press releaseApril 25, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Senate Approval of Measure to Clean Up 'Brownfields' Properties

Icon: press releaseApril 23, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Senate Approval of Law to Help Victims of Domestic Violence

Icon: press releaseApril 17, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Approval of Measure to Clean Up Contaminated 'Brownfields' Properties

Icon: press releaseApril 16, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Senate Approval for Measure to Increase Loans to Child Care Providers.

Icon: press releaseApril 15, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Preliminary Approval of Hate Crimes Legislation.

Icon: press releaseApril 15, 1997
Ellis Amendment Increases Funds for Community-based Adult Literacy Programs.

Icon: press releaseApril 10, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Senate Approval for a State Child-Care Consumer Guide.

Icon: press releaseApril 1, 1997
Senator Ellis Proposes New Texas HOPE Scholarship Instant Ticket Lottery Game to Provide Free Tuition to High-performing Texas Students

Icon: press releaseMarch 26, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Preliminary Approval for a State Child-Care Consumer Guide.

Icon: press releaseMarch 26, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Committee Approval of Two Proposals to Help Welfare Families Succeed.

Icon: press releaseMarch 19, 1997
Ellis Wins Senate Approval of Program to Train Welfare Recipients as Child Care Providers.

Icon: press releaseMarch 14, 1997
Senator Ellis Proposes Legislation to Improve Judicial Selection Process, Diversity at Senate Jurisprudence Committee Hearing in Houston.

Icon: press releaseMarch 3, 1997
Senator Ellis Wins Senate Approval Of Church Burning Law

Icon: press releaseMarch 1, 1997
'Lori's Law' Passes Texas Senate, Sent to House with Amendment for Law to Take Immediate Effect.

Icon: press releaseFebruary 26, 1997
Ellis Amendment Increases Funds for Community-based Adult Literacy Programs

Icon: press releaseFebruary 20, 1997
Texas Senate Passes Capital Access Program to Facilitate Lending to Small Business

Icon: press releaseFebruary 13, 1997
Legislation Creating the Texas Child Care Fund Passes Senate, Seeks to Maximize Federal Funds for Child Care Services

Icon: press releaseJanuary 27, 1997
Senators Ellis, Zaffirini Seek Increased Access to Affordable, High Quality Child Care for Texas Families.

Icon: press releaseJanuary 9, 1997
Senator Ellis Proposes Texas HOPE Scholarship Program

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