+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0554 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (3) TX - Appropriations (House) Title: member TX - Subcommittee on Article III (House) Title: member TX - Urban Affairs (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (51) TX - HB45 Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information. TX - HR304 Honoring Houston mayor Sylvester Turner for his leadership during Winter Storm Uri. TX - HB2806 Relating to the issuance of a summons for certain persons charged with a violation of a condition of release on parole or to mandatory supervision. TX - HB3672 Relating to the eligibility for Medicaid of persons diagnosed with sickle cell disease. TX - HB1481 Relating to contracts to provide appropriate residential housing to students in extended foster care who enroll at public institutions of higher education. TX - HB2648 Relating to the issuance of a summons for certain persons charged with a violation of a condition of release on parole or to mandatory supervision. TX - HB1598 Relating to the creation of the office of independent oversight ombudsman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. TX - HR300 Congratulating Dr. Rodney E. Watson of the Spring Independent School District on being named the 2021 Superintendent of the Year by the National School Foundation Association. TX - HB3847 Relating to a study on the long-term funding structure of the retired school employees group insurance fund. TX - HJR88 Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. TX - HB2649 Relating to the women who are eligible for certification as owners of a historically underutilized business. TX - HB1762 Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. TX - HB575 Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services enrolling certain foster children in the Preparation for Adult Living Program. TX - HB1597 Relating to transitional living services provided to foster youth transitioning to independent living. TX - HB65 Relating to the requirements for notice of a standard permit for certain concrete plants. TX - HB3638 Relating to the establishment of the African American studies advisory board by the State Board of Education. TX - HB3844 Relating to the establishment of the department of consumer affairs services for property owners and property owners' associations within the office of the attorney general. TX - HB3673 Relating to the establishment of a sickle cell disease registry. TX - HB2647 Relating to the release of certain inmates on medically recommended intensive supervision. TX - HB4102 Relating to certain substance abuse treatment programs operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. TX - HB1315 Relating to the duration of an appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB3952 Relating to requiring property owner's associations and condominium associations to be registered with the secretary of state. TX - HCR86 Expressing support for equitable access to transformative therapies for sickle cell disease. TX - HB2791 Relating to confinement and treatment in a substance abuse felony punishment facility under a plea bargain agreement. TX - HB4065 Relating to the creation of an urban land bank by certain municipalities. TX - HB71 Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches. TX - HB4101 Relating to the authority of a governmental entity to limit bidding on certain public contracts to bidders that are small businesses. TX - HB1483 Relating to the redaction of an unconstitutional restriction from an instrument conveying an interest in real property. TX - HB3076 Relating to establishing the system benefit account and programs for providing assistance to certain low-income, ill, and disabled electric customers. TX - HB50 Relating to the issuance of an air quality permit for a concrete plant located in an area of a municipality not subject to zoning regulations. TX - HB838 Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of another in capital felony cases. TX - HB600 Relating to the regular psychological examination of peace officers. TX - HB4104 Relating to a student's right to vacate and avoid liability under a residential lease following certain declared disasters. TX - HB3335 Relating to the charging of higher prices by retail electric providers during a declared disaster. TX - HB2938 Relating to state agency audits of a contractor's compliance with a historically underutilized business subcontracting plan. TX - HR305 Honoring Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo for her leadership during Winter Storm Uri. TX - HB700 Relating to the eligibility of foster children to receive college credit for completing the Preparation for Adult Living Program. TX - HB3845 Relating to the failure of a property owners' association to file all dedicatory instruments of a residential subdivision as public records. TX - HB1316 Relating to the eligibility of persons finally convicted of a felony for certain public offices. TX - HB2646 Relating to the consideration for approval by the executive director of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of an application for a standard permit for a concrete batch plant. TX - HB80 Relating to the discharge by certain defendants of fines and costs through community service. TX - HB1482 Relating to measures to assist students enrolled at public institutions of higher education who are homeless or who are or were in foster care. TX - HB2226 Relating to enrollment of certain retirees in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program. TX - HB4187 Relating to providing a list of approved devices to defendants restricted to the operation of a vehicle equipped with an ignition interlock device as a condition of community supervision. TX - HB1599 Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial. TX - HB2506 Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to ensure the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region has adequate reserve power to prevent blackout conditions. TX - HB2793 Relating to parole determinations and individual treatment plans for inmates. TX - HB2650 Relating to law enforcement agency policies regarding the placement of a child taken into possession by a peace officer during the arrest of a person. TX - HB56 Relating to prohibiting the operation of concrete plants and crushing facilities at certain locations. TX - HB36 Relating to abolishing Confederate Heroes Day. TX - HB2937 Relating to the historically underutilized business task force. + − Cosponsored Bills (56) TX - HB2637 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - HB829 Relating to a progressive disciplinary matrix for police officer misconduct in certain municipalities. TX - HB2441 Relating to the imposition and collection of fines, fees, and court costs in criminal cases. TX - HB542 Relating to foster care placement in and the licensing of certain residential child-care facilities. 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 - HB3367 Relating to the powers and duties of certain property owners' associations. TX - HB3037 Relating to the regulation of referral agencies for senior living communities; providing a civil penalty. TX - HB1717 Relating to the state's continuing duty to disclose exculpatory, impeachment, or mitigating evidence in a criminal case and prohibited retaliation against local assistant prosecutors for discharging that duty. TX - HB764 Relating to the academic assessment of public school students. TX - HB1348 Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools. TX - HB1227 Relating to certain procedures regarding court-ordered financial support for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB1693 Relating to access to the financial responsibility verification program by justice and municipal courts. TX - HB3938 Relating to the establishment of the industry-based certification advisory council and the transfer of certain duties to that advisory council. TX - SB1373 Relating to the imposition and collection of fines, fees, and court costs in criminal cases. TX - HB392 Relating to discrimination on the basis of hair texture or protective hairstyle associated with race. TX - HB1912 Relating to air quality permits for aggregate production operations and concrete batch plants. TX - HB1627 Relating to the issuance of air quality permits for concrete plants located in certain areas. TX - HB3233 Relating to the establishment by certain counties and hospital districts of disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain infectious and communicable diseases; authorizing fees. TX - HB3871 Relating to the development and implementation of the Live Well Texas program to provide health benefit coverage to certain individuals; imposing penalties. TX - HB3271 Relating to establishing loan programs to assist certain micro-businesses by increasing access to capital; authorizing fees. TX - HB2129 Relating to the maximum total extended benefit amount payable to an individual under the unemployment compensation system. TX - HB1441 Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure. TX - HB442 Relating to the prima facie speed limit in residence districts. TX - HB2670 Relating to the eligibility of social workers for the Homes for Texas Heroes home loan program. TX - HB264 Relating to establishment of an employee grievance procedure for the Health and Human Services Commission and Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB88 Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, witnesses to the commission of those offenses, and other members of the public, to peace officer liability for those interactions, and to the confinement, conviction, or release of detained or arrested individuals. TX - HCR66 Condemning racism against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. TX - HB40 Relating to a cap on the monthly price of insulin and insulin supplies. TX - HB2286 Relating to the payment of fees and costs associated with driver education and safety courses and driver's license examinations for foster children or youth, former foster children or youth, and youth experiencing homelessness. TX - HB1216 Relating to civil service commission hearings for certain disciplinary actions against police officers in certain municipalities. TX - HB628 Relating to prohibiting an increase in the rent of a tenant residing in a development supported with a low income housing tax credit allocation. 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 - HB2073 Relating to quarantine leave for fire fighters, peace officers, detention officers, and emergency medical technicians employed by, appointed by, or elected for a political subdivision. TX - HB1002 Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial. TX - HB2462 Relating to the reporting of a sexual assault and to the collection and submission of evidence with respect to that offense. TX - HB2022 Relating to enrollment of certain retirees in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program. TX - HB359 Relating to recovery under uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage. TX - HB785 Relating to behavior improvement plans and behavioral intervention plans for certain public school students and notification and documentation requirements regarding certain behavior management techniques. TX - HB930 Relating to a report on recidivism rates. TX - HB1272 Relating to the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer. TX - HB4139 Relating to the Office for Health Equity. TX - HB290 Relating to the period of continuous eligibility and a periodic eligibility review for a child for Medicaid. TX - HB5 Relating to the expansion of broadband services to certain areas. TX - HB686 Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility. TX - HB133 Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy. TX - HB2586 Relating to an annual audit of the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region. TX - HB2087 Relating to mandatory arbitration for certain municipal fire departments and employee bargaining agents. TX - HB3294 Relating to funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan. TX - HB2236 Relating to the authority of certain counties to adopt a land bank program. TX - HB3069 Relating to statutes of limitation and repose for certain claims involving the construction or repair of an improvement to real property or equipment attached to real property. TX - HB1250 Relating to designating April 16 as Selena Quintanilla Prez Day. TX - HB404 Relating to sexual assault and domestic violence awareness continuing education for cosmetology license holders. TX - HB3507 Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB907 Relating to prior authorization for prescription drug benefits related to the treatment of autoimmune diseases. TX - HB1032 Relating to authorizing school districts to provide funding using money received under the Foundation School Program to community-based organizations for purposes of reimbursing private employers for paid internships provided to certain students in career and technology education programs in the district. TX - HCR51 Urging the United States Congress to pass the I am Vanessa Guilln Act.