+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0733 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (2) TX - Defense and Veterans' Affairs (House) Title: member TX - Juvenile Justice and Family Issues (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (10) TX - HR490 Congratulating Meshaila Favard on being crowned the Pre-Teen Division winner at the 2017 Miss Juneteenth Baytown Pageant. TX - HR17 Congratulating Shon Blake on his retirement as chief of the Baytown Fire Department. TX - HR178 Congratulating Deer Park ISD on receiving recognition in the 2017 Niche Rankings. TX - HR494 Commemorating the Rolling Strong kickoff fund-raising event of Wheelchairs for Warriors on September 11, 2017. TX - HR491 Congratulating Reagan Elder on being crowned the Princess Division winner at the 2017 Miss Juneteenth Baytown Pageant. TX - HR60 In memory of John Anthony Crianza II of Baytown. TX - HR492 Congratulating Tela Terry on being crowned Miss Juneteenth-Baytown at the 2017 Miss Juneteenth Baytown Pageant. TX - HR59 Commemorating the Cody Stephens "Go Big or Go Home" Memorial Foundation fund-raiser. TX - HR16 Congratulating San Jacinto College on its receipt of a 2017 Rising Star Award from the Aspen Institute. TX - HB118 Relating to the appropriation of certain tax proceeds for the repair, restoration, and permanent dry berthing of the Battleship "Texas." + − Cosponsored Bills (37) TX - HB3 Relating to ad valorem taxation; authorizing fees. TX - HB4 Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. TX - HB6 Relating to municipal annexation. TX - HB9 Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. TX - HB11 Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. TX - HB12 Relating to general procedures and requirements for do-not-resuscitate orders. TX - HB13 Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty. TX - HB14 Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider. TX - HB43 Relating to general procedures and requirements for do-not-resuscitate orders. TX - HB46 Relating to the regulation of discrimination by political subdivisions. TX - HB50 Relating to the regulation of discrimination by school districts. TX - HB52 Relating to the establishment of an individualized education plan account program for certain children with disabilities. TX - HB58 Relating to the establishment of a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program. TX - HB70 Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation. TX - HB72 Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient. TX - HB155 Relating to the authority of an appraisal review board to direct changes in the appraisal roll and related appraisal records if a residence homestead is sold for less than the appraised value. TX - HB156 Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations. TX - HB164 Relating to the issuance of a permit by a political subdivision. TX - HB171 Relating to prosecution of certain offenses involving and preemption of local regulation of the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. TX - HB179 Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homesteads of certain disabled first responders and their surviving spouses. TX - HB184 Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating criminal offenses; increasing criminal penalties. TX - HB188 Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property. TX - HB191 Relating to the creation of a commission to recommend improvements to the public school finance system. TX - HB198 Relating to a study on an average pay increase for classroom teachers, the creation of certain teacher designations, teacher retention, and a teacher quality allotment under the Foundation School Program. TX - HB204 Relating to cardiac assessments of high school participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. TX - HB206 Relating to a limit on local government expenditures. TX - HB208 Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations and appropriations of constitutionally dedicated revenue. TX - HB214 Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for elective abortion. TX - HB215 Relating to reporting and certification requirements by certain physicians regarding certain abortions. TX - HB253 Relating to public school finance, including the establishment of a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program. TX - HB296 Relating to the carrying of a firearm by a person who is not otherwise prohibited from possessing the firearm and to criminal offenses otherwise related to the carrying of a firearm; creating criminal offenses. TX - HR96 Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Republican Party of Texas. TX - HR280 Recognizing October 21, 2017, as Hoverboard Safety Awareness Day. TX - HJR27 Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of part of the market value of the residence homestead of a partially disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of a partially disabled veteran based on the disability rating of the veteran and harmonizing certain related provisions of the constitution. TX - SB5 Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties. TX - SB6 Relating to municipal annexation. TX - SB17 Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.