+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0528 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (3) TX - Elections (House) Title: member TX - Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence (House) Title: member TX - Redistricting (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (55) TX - HR1966 Commending Jay Williamson for his service as a legislative policy analyst for Casteel & Roberts. TX - HB2363 Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain criminal trespass offenses. TX - HR1547 Commending Katie Hamilton for her service as a legislative intern in the office of State Representative Mike Schofield. TX - HB3347 Relating to the date on which the election for statewide elected officials and members of the legislature is held. TX - HR965 Congratulating Justice Ken Wise of Houston on the 100th episode of the Wise About Texas podcast. TX - HB4457 Relating to the location where certain sales are consummated for purposes of local sales and use taxes. TX - HB4127 Relating to the specified use of bond proceeds by a county or municipality. TX - HB1910 Relating to cemeteries in certain municipalities. TX - HB3355 Relating to recovery by certain claimants of payment for labor or material provided for certain construction or repairs. TX - HB1569 Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain religious displays. TX - HR1967 Commending Cole Cunov for his service as a legislative policy analyst for Casteel & Roberts. TX - HB2915 Relating to the role of a jury in a criminal case. TX - HR1481 Congratulating Gary Joseph, head coach of the Katy High School football team, on receiving the 2021 Tom Landry Award from the Texas High School Coaches Association. TX - HB2930 Relating to the Texas Sovereignty Act. TX - HB4128 Relating to authorizing certain political subdivisions to change the date on which their general election for officers is held. TX - HB1892 Relating to the form of an official carrier envelope for certain ballots voted by mail. TX - HB3293 Relating to the certificate of merit required for certain civil actions against certain licensed or registered professionals. TX - HCR67 Designating April 6 as Tejano Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2021. TX - HB1914 Relating to the civil liability of a children's isolation unit in a hospital. TX - HB1924 Relating to the cancellation of a person's voter registration on notice that the person has acknowledged that the person is not a citizen. TX - HJR93 Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the taking of property by eminent domain for the purpose of transferring the property to a private entity. TX - HB2364 Relating to the extraterritorial jurisdiction of and municipal annexation by certain municipalities. TX - HB2294 Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district of a dollar amount or a percentage, whichever is greater, of the appraised value of a residence homestead, a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the homestead of a person who is elderly or disabled to reflect any increase in the exemption amount, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue. TX - HJR94 Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring this state to observe daylight saving time year-round. TX - HB2918 Relating to the collection of certain judgments. TX - HB3440 Relating to information a claimant must provide when bringing an action asserting an asbestos-related injury. TX - HB4402 Relating to the date of the general election for state and county officers. TX - HR1439 Congratulating Morgan K. Register on graduating from The University of Texas at Austin. TX - HJR92 Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the right to repurchase real property acquired by a governmental entity through eminent domain. TX - HB1880 Relating to the annual base salary from the state of a district judge. TX - HR307 In memory of Jewell Marie Pardo of San Antonio. TX - HB1879 Relating to establishing actual progress for the purpose of determining the right to repurchase real property from a condemning entity. TX - HB1876 Relating to the annual base salaries of state judges and justices. TX - HB3247 Relating to the alteration of voting standards, practices, or procedures. TX - HB3303 Relating to the procedure for making any change from any voting standard, practice, or procedure authorized by the Election Code TX - HB3476 Relating to certificates of public convenience and necessity issued to water utilities inside the boundaries or extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities. TX - HB2323 Relating to emergency services districts. TX - HJR107 Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for an exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes of a dollar amount or a percentage, whichever is greater, of the market value of a residence homestead and providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of a person who is elderly or disabled to reflect any increase in the exemption amount. TX - HJR84 Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that political subdivisions may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses. TX - HB1890 Relating to the date of the primary election runoff. TX - HB1896 Relating to daylight saving time. TX - HJR105 Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the legislature to establish a special district to be the seat of state government. TX - HB3241 Relating to compensation for damages caused by governmental actions that close or effectively close businesses. TX - HR1482 Congratulating retired Katy ISD coach Bubba Fife on his receipt of the Be Great Award by the GoBeGreat Foundation. TX - HB1887 Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to issue debt to purchase or lease tangible personal property. TX - HB2919 Relating to the dormancy of certain judgments. TX - HR906 In memory of Celia Ray Rico of Katy. TX - HB1705 Relating to the establishment of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses. TX - HB2289 Relating to the establishment of the State District as the seat of state government. TX - HB2304 Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations. TX - HB2262 Relating to the extended registration of certain fleet vehicles. TX - HB3286 Relating to the overnight parking of a commercial motor vehicle near certain apartment complexes. TX - HB2917 Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases. TX - HB2916 Relating to the enforcement of certain laws by the attorney general. TX - HB4507 Relating to federal election practices and procedures. + − Cosponsored Bills (48) TX - SB8 Relating to abortion, including abortions after detection of an unborn child's heartbeat; authorizing a private civil right of action. TX - HB2044 Relating to establishing actual progress for the purposes of determining the right to repurchase real property from a condemning entity. 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 - HB2337 Relating to abortion complication reporting and the regulation of drug-induced abortion procedures, providers, and facilities; creating a criminal offense. TX - SB481 Relating to the transfer of certain public school students to a school district offering in-person instruction. TX - HB2637 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - SB1064 Relating to the extended registration of certain county fleet vehicles. TX - SB581 Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain religious displays. TX - HB1804 Relating to prohibiting the use of state appropriations or public money of a political subdivision to settle or pay a sexual harassment claim made against certain public officers and employees. TX - HB2293 Relating to the hours for voting during the early voting period. TX - SB763 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - HB1900 Relating to municipalities that adopt budgets that defund municipal police departments. TX - HB1912 Relating to air quality permits for aggregate production operations and concrete batch plants. 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 - HB4346 Relating to the possession, carrying, or transportation of a firearm or alcoholic beverage by certain persons during the use of an easement. TX - SB1336 Relating to a limit on the rate of growth of certain appropriations. TX - SB1854 Relating to an appeal through binding arbitration of an appraisal review board order determining a protest concerning a residence homestead for which the property owner has elected to defer the collection of ad valorem taxes. TX - HJR141 Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a political subdivision other than a school district to establish a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that the political subdivision may impose on the residence homesteads of persons who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses. TX - HB1515 Relating to abortion, including abortions after detection of an unborn child's heartbeat; authorizing a private civil right of action. TX - SB1572 Relating to the numbering and signing of ballots by early voting clerks and deputy early voting clerks. 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 - SB282 Relating to a prohibition against the appropriation of money to settle or pay a sexual harassment claim made against certain members of the executive, legislative, or judicial branch of state government and to a prohibition against the use of other public money to settle such a claim. TX - HB1458 Relating to the separation based on biological sex of athletics teams sponsored by a public school or institution of higher education. 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 - 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 - SB247 Relating to discrimination against or burdening certain constitutional rights of an applicant for or holder of a license to practice law in this state. TX - HB1314 Relating to manufacturing requirements for hardware and software used in a voting system used in an election in this state. 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 - HB2586 Relating to an annual audit of the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region. TX - HB2283 Relating to the acceptance of certain gifts and donations for the administration of elections. TX - SB1111 Relating to the residence address of a voter for purposes of a response to a confirmation notice sent by the voter registrar. 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 - HB3276 Relating to the security of voted ballots. TX - HB2693 Relating to the provision of and professional liability insurance coverage for gender transitioning or gender reassignment medical procedures and treatments for certain children. TX - SB1509 Relating to identification requirements for early voting by mail. TX - SB598 Relating to auditable voting systems. TX - HB2087 Relating to mandatory arbitration for certain municipal fire departments and employee bargaining agents. TX - SB993 Relating to the practice of therapeutic optometry. TX - HB4500 Relating to the protection of expressive rights of student organizations at public institutions of higher education. TX - HB4395 Relating to state agency and local government security incident procedures. TX - HB3940 Relating to discrimination against or burdening certain constitutional rights of an applicant for or holder of a license to practice law in this state. TX - SB1919 Relating to the authority of a property owner to participate by videoconference at a protest hearing by certain appraisal review boards. TX - SCR31 Conferring legislative approval of the Coleman Settlement Agreement. TX - HB2340 Relating to the practice of therapeutic optometry; requiring an occupational certificate to perform certain surgical procedures. TX - HB4166 Relating to exemption of certain civil actions from being subject to a motion to dismiss on the basis of involving the exercise of certain constitutional rights. TX - SB23 Relating to an election to approve a reduction or reallocation of funding or resources for certain county law enforcement agencies. TX - HB749 Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public funds for lobbying activities. 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.