+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0538 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (3) TX - Agriculture and Livestock (House) Title: chair TX - Culture, Recreation and Tourism (House) Title: member TX - House Administration (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (23) TX - HB946 Relating to the authority of a county to restrict sex offenders from child safety zones in the unincorporated area of the county. TX - HB4296 Relating to the use of dyed diesel fuel to operate a motor vehicle during and for a limited period following certain disasters. TX - HB2941 Relating to the appointment of appraisal review board members. TX - HB902 Relating to the acquisition of real property by an entity with eminent domain authority; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee; providing a civil penalty; imposing a criminal penalty. TX - HB3021 Relating to sales and use tax revenue of municipalities that adopt budgets that defund municipal police departments. TX - HB1756 Relating to county appropriations to historical foundations or organizations. TX - HB765 Relating to appropriations to historical foundations by certain counties. TX - HB901 Relating to the acquisition of real property by an entity with eminent domain authority. TX - HJR87 Proposing a constitutional amendment to restrict the power of the legislature to mandate requirements on a municipality or county. TX - HB822 Relating to requiring the expulsion of a public school student who engages in certain conduct that constitutes the felony offense of terroristic threat. TX - HJR116 Proposing a constitutional amendment to require the legislature to provide for the reimbursement of certain political subdivisions for the implementation of laws that establish, expand, or modify a duty or activity that requires the political subdivisions to spend revenue. TX - HB961 Relating to the authority to issue a citation for certain Class C misdemeanors committed by certain children on school property. TX - HB750 Relating to requiring a school district to post the district's employment policy on the district's Internet website. TX - HJR154 Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting certain school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes on the fulfillment of certain conditions. TX - HB792 Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to use an alternate work schedule for police dispatchers. TX - HB742 Relating to procedures for the alternative assessment of certain public school students that receive special education services and alternative accountability plans for certain campuses serving students that receive special education services. TX - HB4548 Relating to the issuance of oversize or overweight permits for vehicles transporting agricultural commodities during or preceding a disaster. TX - HB3002 Relating to a merchant allowing a person suspected of committing or attempting to commit theft to complete a theft education program. TX - HB3717 Relating to the sale of a water or sewer utility system by a municipality without an election. TX - HB966 Relating to the award of attorney's fees and other costs in certain suits involving a groundwater conservation district. TX - HB985 Relating to the inclusion of information relating to human trafficking prevention in the curriculum of driver education and driving safety courses. TX - HB854 Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder. TX - HB4087 Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities. + − Cosponsored Bills (121) TX - SB8 Relating to abortion, including abortions after detection of an unborn child's heartbeat; authorizing a private civil right of action. TX - HB1655 Relating to restrictions on the age of persons employed by or allowed on the premises of a sexually oriented business; creating a criminal offense. TX - HJR99 Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county to finance the development or redevelopment of transportation or infrastructure in unproductive, underdeveloped, or blighted areas in the county; authorizing the issuance of bonds and notes. TX - HB2275 Relating to the creation and uses of the critical infrastructure resiliency fund and the eligibility of certain water-related projects for state financial assistance. TX - HB2366 Relating to criminal conduct that endangers law enforcement; creating a criminal offense and increasing a criminal penalty. TX - HB1530 Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education. TX - HB3584 Relating to monuments, markers, medallions, and antiquities controlled by or in the custody of the Texas Historical Commission; authorizing civil penalties. TX - HCR1 Supporting prayers, including the use of the word "God," at public gatherings and displays of the Ten Commandments in public educational institutions and other government buildings. TX - HCR4 Expressing opposition to the enactment or enforcement in Texas of a law, under a federal mandate, that automatically suspends the driver's license of an individual who is convicted of certain offenses. TX - SB7 Relating to election integrity and security, including by preventing fraud in the conduct of elections in this state; increasing criminal penalties; creating criminal offenses. TX - SB394 Relating to abortion complication reporting and the regulation of drug-induced abortion procedures, providers, and facilities; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB2730 Relating to the acquisition of real property by an entity with eminent domain authority and the regulation of easement or right-of-way agents. TX - HB448 Relating to the provision of certain eminent domain information to property owners through a landowner's bill of rights. TX - HB2637 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - HR880 Relating to deactivating House Rule 16, Section 13. TX - HB2713 Relating to the removal, relocation, alteration, or construction of certain monuments, memorials, or designations located on public property; authorizing a civil penalty. TX - HB82 Relating to pricing of and health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - HB2780 Relating to the safety of aboveground storage tanks. TX - HB316 Relating to the advertising and labeling of certain food products. TX - SB152 Relating to the regulation of groundwater conservation districts. TX - SB763 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - HB2622 Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas. TX - SB1295 Relating to financial support and incentives for comprehensive regional universities. TX - HB1500 Relating to authority of the governor and certain political subdivisions to regulate firearms, ammunition, knives, air guns, explosives, and combustibles and certain associated businesses during certain disasters and emergencies. TX - SB186 Relating to the authority of a county to issue bonds to restore or maintain a county courthouse. TX - HB1900 Relating to municipalities that adopt budgets that defund municipal police departments. TX - HB3712 Relating to the training of and policies for peace officers. TX - HB1515 Relating to abortion, including abortions after detection of an unborn child's heartbeat; authorizing a private civil right of action. TX - HB365 Relating to liability arising from farm animals. TX - HB1958 Relating to the regulation of livestock export-import processing facilities; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB1280 Relating to prohibition of abortion; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB3770 Relating to the repeal of or limitations on certain state and local taxes, including ad valorem taxes, the enactment of state and local value added taxes, and related school finance and administration reform; imposing taxes. TX - HB1291 Relating to notice of the right to object to participation in an abortion procedure for health care personnel of a hospital or health care facility. TX - HB2337 Relating to abortion complication reporting and the regulation of drug-induced abortion procedures, providers, and facilities; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB1195 Relating to the franchise tax treatment of certain loans and grants made under the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. TX - HB3315 Relating to the creation of a pretrial intervention program for certain youth offenders; authorizing a fee. TX - HB5 Relating to the expansion of broadband services to certain areas. TX - HB1264 Relating to the time for making required reports of deceased residents of this state to a voter registrar and to the secretary of state. TX - HB1763 Relating to the contractual relationship between a pharmacist or pharmacy and a health benefit plan issuer or pharmacy benefit manager. TX - HB2557 Relating to a school security volunteer program in certain counties. TX - SB827 Relating to health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - HB1215 Relating to the Texas Sovereignty Act. TX - HB1911 Relating to provisions governing the carrying of a handgun by certain unlicensed persons and to other provisions related to the carrying, possessing, transporting, or storing of a firearm; providing criminal penalties. TX - HR2047 In memory of James B. Prewitt. TX - HB329 Relating to election integrity. TX - HB1173 Relating to prohibited logistical support by a governmental entity for procurement of an abortion or the services of an abortion provider. TX - HB1368 Relating to election fraud; increasing a penalty. TX - SB900 Relating to the safety of storage vessels. TX - HB1677 Relating to the establishment of a Texas Police Service Animals Memorial Monument in the Capitol Complex. TX - SB797 Relating to the display of the national motto in public schools and institutions of higher education. TX - HB574 Relating to the creation of criminal offenses involving elections. TX - HB1458 Relating to the separation based on biological sex of athletics teams sponsored by a public school or institution of higher education. TX - HB2978 Relating to required agreement provisions and eligibility of certain games and events for funding administered by the Texas Economic Development and Tourism Office. TX - HB4 Relating to the provision and delivery of certain health care services in this state, including services under Medicaid and other public benefits programs, using telecommunications or information technology and to reimbursement for some of those services. TX - HJR152 Proposing a constitutional amendment regarding certain organizational and procedural matters related to the legislature. TX - HB10 Relating to the governance of the Public Utility Commission of Texas, the Office of Public Utility Counsel, and an independent organization certified to manage a power region. TX - HB1399 Relating to professional liability insurance coverage for and prohibitions on the provision to certain children of procedures and treatments for gender transitioning, gender reassignment, or gender dysphoria. TX - HB18 Relating to establishment of the prescription drug savings program for certain uninsured individuals. TX - HB1691 Relating to the protection of religious freedoms and religious institutions during a declared state of disaster. TX - HB1569 Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain religious displays. TX - HB749 Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public funds for lobbying activities. TX - HB2546 Relating to the enforcement by the secretary of state of certain voter roll maintenance provisions; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB1487 Relating to the protection of religious organizations. TX - HB1218 Relating to the display of the national motto in public schools and institutions of higher education. TX - HB4014 Relating to the protection of children, including the definition of child abuse and the prosecution of the criminal offense of abandoning or endangering a child. TX - HB2900 Relating to provisions governing the carrying of a firearm by a person who is not otherwise prohibited by state or federal law from possessing the firearm and to other provisions related to the carrying, possessing, transporting, or storing of a firearm; making conforming changes. TX - HB525 Relating to the protection of religious organizations. TX - HB68 Relating to the definition of abuse of a child. TX - HJR72 Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit this state or a political subdivision of this state from prohibiting or limiting religious services of religious organizations. TX - HB3297 Relating to election integrity and the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating criminal offenses; increasing a criminal penalty. TX - HB11 Relating to the preparedness for extreme weather emergencies of facilities that provide electricity service; providing an administrative penalty. TX - HB40 Relating to a cap on the monthly price of insulin and insulin supplies. TX - HB1579 Relating to the protection of the free exercise of religion rights of inmates and ensuring access to volunteer and faith-based chaplains and chaplaincy services. TX - HB2586 Relating to an annual audit of the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region. TX - HB12 Relating to a study on a statewide disaster alert system and implementation of that system and to notice to elected officials of a widespread power, water, or natural gas outage or emergency. TX - HB3596 Relating to the protection of religious organizations. TX - HB1093 Relating to the regulation of pharmacy benefit managers and health benefit plan issuers in relation to prescription drug coverage. TX - HB1936 Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor members of the United States Army Special Forces. TX - HB3961 Relating to required posting of information regarding the office of the state long-term care ombudsman on certain long-term care facilities' Internet websites. TX - SB1387 Relating to a requirement that a voting system used in an election in this state be manufactured, stored, and held in the United States by a company headquartered in the United States. TX - HB4331 Relating to vote harvesting; creating an offense; creating a civil penalty. TX - HB3659 Relating to liability for certain claims arising during a pandemic or other disaster or emergency. TX - SB623 Relating to the investigation and punishment of certain sexual offenses, to protective orders issued on the basis of certain sexual offenses, to crime victims' compensation, and to the establishment of a state sexual offense prevention and response program for the Texas Military Department. TX - HB1314 Relating to manufacturing requirements for hardware and software used in a voting system used in an election in this state. TX - HB4008 Relating to the authority of a county to issue bonds to restore or maintain a county courthouse. TX - HB4358 Relating to the manner of carrying a handgun by a person who holds a license under Subchapter H, Chapter 411, Government Code. TX - HB1862 Relating to the authority of a county to restrict sex offenders from child safety zones in the unincorporated area of the county. TX - HB6 Relating to election integrity and security, including by preventing fraud in the conduct of elections in this state; increasing criminal penalties; creating criminal offenses. TX - HB1239 Relating to the prohibited suspension of laws protecting religious freedom and prohibited closure of places of worship. TX - HB1250 Relating to designating April 16 as Selena Quintanilla Prez Day. TX - HR1250 Recognizing Emma Cullins Holland of Heath on being the first person to lose a tooth on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives during a legislative session. TX - HB19 Relating to civil liability of a commercial motor vehicle owner or operator, including the effect that changes to that liability have on commercial automobile insurance. TX - HB1927 Relating to provisions governing the carrying of a firearm by a person who is 21 years of age or older and not otherwise prohibited by state or federal law from possessing the firearm and to other provisions related to the carrying, possessing, transporting, or storing of a firearm or other weapon; creating criminal offenses. TX - HB1694 Relating to a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving possession of small amounts of controlled substances, marihuana, dangerous drugs, or abusable volatile chemicals, or possession of drug paraphernalia for defendants seeking assistance for a suspected overdose. TX - HB2022 Relating to enrollment of certain retirees in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program. TX - HB3214 Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB1684 Relating to pretrial procedures, conditions for community supervision, and criminal punishment for conduct endangering the public safety; creating a criminal offense and increasing criminal penalties. TX - SB993 Relating to the practice of therapeutic optometry. TX - HB3924 Relating to health benefits offered by certain nonprofit agricultural organizations. TX - HB1259 Relating to the rural veterinarian incentive program. TX - HB2087 Relating to mandatory arbitration for certain municipal fire departments and employee bargaining agents. TX - SB1336 Relating to a limit on the rate of growth of certain appropriations. TX - HB2340 Relating to the practice of therapeutic optometry; requiring an occupational certificate to perform certain surgical procedures. TX - HB1732 Relating to establishing a joint select committee to study the feasibility and sustainability of providing a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB3175 Relating to financial support and incentives for comprehensive regional universities. TX - HB764 Relating to the academic assessment of public school students. TX - HB2133 Relating to the authority of certain counties to restrict sex offenders from child safety zones in certain portions of the unincorporated area of the county. TX - HB3507 Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB3013 Relating to displays and exhibits located on the grounds of the Alamo complex. TX - HB3760 Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care, regulation of abortion, and the availability of certain defenses to prosecution for homicide and assault offenses; creating a criminal offense. TX - HCR51 Urging the United States Congress to pass the I am Vanessa Guilln Act. TX - HB1424 Relating to protection of persons from participation in a health care service for reasons of conscience; providing a civil remedy; authorizing disciplinary action. TX - HB3033 Relating to a requirement to report through the Public Education Information Management System the number of students transported from a school district or open-enrollment charter school for a mental health emergency detention. TX - HB1607 Relating to certificates of public convenience and necessity for certain transmission projects. TX - HB3218 Relating to the regulation of abortion, including information regarding perinatal palliative care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; authorizing disciplinary action; providing a civil remedy; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB2554 Relating to the operation by a school district of a vocational education program to provide eligible high school students with vocational and educational training under a plan for the issuance of a high school diploma and the application of certain student-based allotments under the public school finance system. TX - HB623 Relating to the designation of wind-powered energy device construction areas by certain counties. TX - HB2609 Relating to advance directives or health care or treatment decisions made by or on behalf of patients. TX - HB59 Relating to the elimination of school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes and the creation of a joint interim committee on the elimination of those taxes. TX - HB957 Relating to local, state, and federal regulation of firearm suppressors. TX - HB1468 Relating to a local remote learning program operated by a public school.