+ − Contact Information + − Committees (3) TX - Environmental Regulation (House) Title: member TX - Transportation (House) Title: member TX - Select Committee on Federal Economic Stabilization Funding (House) Title: chair + − Sponsored Bills (48) TX - HB4444 Relating to the election of the speaker of the house of representatives; providing criminal penalties. TX - HR2958 Congratulating Robert Hawkins of Bellmead on his induction into the AFL-CIO Hall of Fame. TX - HB3970 Relating to the authority to seek and the provision of service under a state-issued cable or video franchise. TX - HR3097 Congratulating the Reverend Dr. Robert H. Crilley and Virginia Ann Crilley on their 50th wedding anniversary. TX - HR1467 Honoring the Baylor University Bob Bullock Scholars Program and its participants. TX - HB3845 Relating to the designation of a courthouse or building in a courthouse square in certain counties as a state archeological landmark. TX - HB4421 Relating to the form of, and information contained on, a voter registration certificate. TX - HR1612 Commending Tommy Takyi-Micah for his service as a legislative assistant. TX - HR1818 Honoring Chelsea Reilly for her exemplary service as an intern with the Select Committee on Federal Economic Stabilization Funding. TX - HB3513 Relating to the duty to protect and safeguard sensitive personal information. TX - HR2914 Congratulating Miguel "Mike" Wise, Jr., on his graduation from The University of Texas at Austin. TX - HB2498 Relating to admitting certain residents to nursing homes or related institutions. TX - HB2494 Relating to the termination of the parent-child relationship and the duty to pay child support in circumstances involving mistaken paternity. TX - HB3510 Relating to protocol for folding the state flag. TX - HB3512 Relating to state agency information available on the Internet. TX - HB3515 Relating to the creation of the offense of failure to report barratry and solicitation of employment. TX - HB3966 Relating to the qualification date for a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation applicable to certain property. TX - HB4142 Relating to the purchase of copper parts by air conditioning and refrigeration contractors and technicians; providing a criminal penalty. TX - HB4420 Relating to certain reports related to the cancellation of voter registrations. TX - HB2499 Relating to the appropriation of money from the property tax relief fund. TX - HR274 Recognizing February 24, 2009, as Waco Day at the State Capitol. TX - HR927 Congratulating Rebecca Robinson of Buffalo on being crowned Miss Texas 2008. TX - HR945 Congratulating Kirk Guy and Jennifer Vickers on the occasion of their marriage. TX - HB4419 Relating to money contributed to the secretary of state for officeholder purposes. TX - HB4422 Relating to the punishment for the fraudulent use or possession of identifying information related to voter registration or voter impersonation. TX - HB2497 Relating to a conditional reduction of nitrogen oxides emissions from certain coal-fired electric generating facilities. TX - HB3965 Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation for certain property used to control pollution. TX - HB3964 Relating to a requirement that physicians file certain advertising with the Texas Medical Board. TX - HB3582 Relating to the creation of a publicly accessible electronic emissions database. TX - HB3509 Relating to disqualification from driving a commercial motor vehicle. TX - HR2934 Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 2513. TX - HB3514 Relating to retail motor vehicles sales tax. TX - HR2541 In memory of Hester Beck Willis of Waco. TX - HB3511 Relating to the making of the military salute to the Texas flag by veterans. TX - HB2495 Relating to the consideration of the cumulative effects of emissions from proposed facilities in actions by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on applications for certain air contaminant emissions permits or permit amendments. TX - HB4418 Relating to voter integrity measures and punishment for related offenses. TX - HR2913 Commemorating the 2009 Davis Family Reunion. TX - HR273 In memory of Talmadge Douglas Steinke of Waco. TX - HB3500 Relating to the issuance of specialized license plates for municipal officials. TX - HB2500 Relating to the governor's flag. TX - HB2701 Relating to the abolition of the Texas Transportation Commission, the creation of the commissioner of transportation as an elected statutory state officer and the commissioner's power and duties. TX - HB2496 Relating to the posting of statements, registrations, and reports filed with the Texas Ethics Commission on the commission's Internet website. TX - HB3578 Relating to the Governor's Mansion and Woodlawn. TX - HB2942 Relating to accountability and transparency in government operations, including disclosure, oversight, and enforcement measures; providing penalties. TX - HR1383 Reaffirming the pride of all Texans in our one and indivisible National Union and State. TX - HR2872 In memory of Alexander Christian Reed of China Spring. TX - HR629 Honoring Dr. William Doyle Farney of Georgetown on his retirement as director of the University Interscholastic League. TX - HB2702 Relating to the adoption of rules of civil procedure by the supreme court. + − Cosponsored Bills (31) TX - HB6 Relating to appropriations for damages and disruptions suffered by state agencies and institutions of higher education caused by natural disasters and to an appropriation for disaster relief generally. TX - HB5 Relating to the elimination of smoking in all workplaces and public places; providing penalties. TX - HB2083 Relating to determination of state contributions for participation by certain junior college employees in the state employees group benefits program. TX - HB230 Relating to exempting certain schools, nonprofit athletic or sports associations, municipally owned facilities, summer camps, places of worship, and fairgrounds from certain demand charges by transmission and distribution utilities. TX - HB2070 Relating to the fee based on admissions to certain sexually oriented businesses. TX - HB2118 Relating to the designation of May 9 as Willie Velasquez Day. TX - HB130 Relating to an enhanced quality full-day prekindergarten program provided by public school districts in conjunction with community providers. TX - HB815 Relating to the hours of sale for liquor. TX - HB1948 Relating to a public health extension service pilot program. TX - HJR39 Post-ratifying Amendment XXIV to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting the denial or abridgment of the right to vote for failure to pay any poll tax or other tax. TX - HB3769 Relating to certain fraudulent investment schemes; providing penalties. TX - HR3 Adopting the Housekeeping Resolution for the House of Representatives of the 81st Legislature. TX - HCR139 Directing the State Preservation Board to amend its rules to allow the statue in honor of Tejanos to be placed on the south lawn of the Capitol. TX - HCR252 Requesting the governor to appoint a Governor's Task Force on Horse and Greyhound Racing. TX - HCR258 Urging the University of Houston and other institutions of higher education to cease displaying the flag of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and to replace it with the Freedom and Heritage Flag. TX - HR708 Requesting that the Texas Transportation Commission and the Texas Department of Transportation provide the House with project selection criteria prior to obligating any Recovery Act funds. TX - HB2927 Relating to the regulation of cemeteries by state and local government. TX - HB3331 Relating to local option alcoholic beverage elections to change the status of an existing voting unit. TX - HB4009 Relating to the provision of services to certain persons involved in, and the prosecution, punishment, and prevention of, offenses involving trafficking of persons or certain forced or sex-based labor or services, and to law enforcement training related to offenses involving that trafficking. TX - HJR84 Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing a state mandate imposed on a county to have effect only if the state provides for payment to the county of the cost of the mandate. TX - HR1669 Honoring Tommy Micah for his participation in the Texas Legislative Internship Program. TX - HR501 Welcoming a delegation from Baylor University to the State Capitol on February 19, 2009. TX - HR2886 Honoring the staff of the housekeeping/grounds and maintenance divisions of the State Preservation Board for their role in preserving the Texas State Capitol. TX - HR2261 Congratulating Representative Norma Chavez on her graduation from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2009. TX - HR2918 Congratulating Dr. Michael W. Mansfield on his retirement from Baylor University. TX - HR2747 Honoring Dr. James A. Curry for his service to Baylor University and the Bob Bullock Scholars Program. TX - HR2737 In memory of Brendon Chase Mooney of Spring. TX - SB876 Relating to the performance of annual soil tests for certain concentrated animal feeding operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. TX - SB519 Relating to the termination of the parent-child relationship and the duty to pay child support in circumstances involving mistaken paternity. TX - SB1145 Relating to protocol for folding the state flag. TX - SB2513 Relating to the name and confirmation of, and to certain fees imposed by, the McLennan County Groundwater Conservation District and to the authority to create certain adjacent groundwater conservation districts.