+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0740 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (2) TX - Insurance (House) Title: member TX - Land and Resource Management (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (33) TX - HB1738 Relating to registration powers of volunteer deputy registrars. TX - HR482 Congratulating Pedro "Kiki" Criado on his appointment as Deputy Chief of North Command of the Fort Worth Police Department. TX - HB945 Relating to the period of eligibility of certain persons for supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits. TX - HB862 Relating to the regulation of migrant labor housing facilities; authorizing an increase in the amount of a fee; changing the amount of a civil penalty. TX - HB2115 Relating to the provision of citizenship assistance to veterans by the Texas Veterans Commission. TX - HR472 Commending Officer David C. Barnett III of the Fort Worth Police Department for his lifesaving actions on October 17, 2020. TX - HB1739 Relating to certain contracts regarding airports operated by or on behalf of a local government. TX - HR989 Congratulating the boys' soccer team from Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School in Fort Worth on advancing to the 2021 4A state championship game. TX - HB3990 Relating to the report of right-angle collisions of vehicles. TX - HR272 In memory of Father Stephen Jasso of Fort Worth. TX - HB2614 Relating to administrative penalties assessed by the Texas Workforce Commission against certain employers for failure to pay wages. TX - HB1679 Relating to the survival of a mechanic's retainage lien after the foreclosure of a lien securing a construction loan. TX - HB3632 Relating to the creation of a continuity of care and service program for veteran offenders; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB2895 Relating to law enforcement policies for peace officer response to certain family violence offenses. TX - HB3626 Relating to the licensing of marriage and family therapists, marriage and family therapist associates, professional counselors, professional counselor associates, and social workers, including certain out-of-state applicants. TX - HB2203 Relating to the powers of certain regional transportation authorities. TX - HB3910 Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district to consider sales of property to governmental units when using the market data comparison method to determine the market value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes. TX - HB4005 Relating to notice of a proposed change to municipal zoning classifications that is initiated by a municipality. TX - HB1364 Relating to referring children to local workforce development boards for subsidized child care services. TX - HB3911 Relating to the eligibility of certain groups or associations that include self-employed individuals to participate in a multiple employer welfare arrangement. TX - HB4188 Relating to a study on comprehensive development agreements entered into for transportation projects in this state. TX - HR930 Congratulating the boys' soccer team from Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School in Fort Worth on advancing to the 2021 4A state championship game. TX - HB863 Relating to the prevailing wage for work associated with public work contracts; authorizing a penalty. TX - HB1413 Relating to the adoption of rules regarding the provision of peer support services to persons older than a certain age and the provision of those services under Medicaid. TX - HB1449 Relating to the exclusion of certain resources in determining eligibility for financial assistance and supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits. TX - HB3918 Relating to motor vehicle muffler noise requirements. TX - HB2205 Relating to applicability of the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code to certain pools, spas, and other swimming areas. TX - HR271 In memory of Louis Gilbert Ayala of Fort Worth. TX - HB1092 Relating to the verification of the veteran status of inmates and prisoners. TX - HB1050 Relating to a study on employing mental health professionals or mental health response teams to assist when responding to a behavioral health-related emergency call. TX - HB1058 Relating to the creation of a Texas conditional driver's permit, provisional Texas conditional driver's permit, and Texas conditional learner permit; authorizing a fee. TX - HB1312 Relating to student success-based funding recommendations for certain continuing workforce education courses offered by public junior colleges. TX - HB1736 Relating to assisting inmates in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice in obtaining federal veterans disability benefits. + − Cosponsored Bills (46) 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 - SB474 Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense. 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 - 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 - HB1231 Relating to the designation of Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha as optional holidays. TX - SB886 Relating to the provision of citizenship assistance to veterans by the Texas Veterans Commission. TX - HB2793 Relating to parole determinations and individual treatment plans for inmates. TX - HB2637 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - SB763 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - HB2600 Relating to fiscal impact statements for legislation imposing mandates on health benefit plan issuers. TX - HB2237 Relating to mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's liens. TX - HB3833 Relating to the appraisal of certain real property for ad valorem tax purposes. TX - HB764 Relating to the academic assessment of public school students. TX - HB392 Relating to discrimination on the basis of hair texture or protective hairstyle associated with race. TX - SB959 Relating to student success-based funding recommendations for certain continuing workforce education courses offered by public junior colleges. TX - HB195 Relating to the regulation of migrant labor housing facilities; changing the amount of a civil penalty. TX - HB82 Relating to pricing of and health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - HB873 Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB158 Relating to a pilot program to provide Medicaid coverage of doula services. TX - HB636 Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners; authorizing a fee. TX - HB1535 Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis by patients with certain medical conditions and the establishment of compassionate-use institutional review boards to evaluate and approve proposed research programs to study the medical use of low-THC cannabis in the treatment of certain patients. TX - HB389 Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. TX - HJR23 Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. 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 - HB1476 Relating to a vendor's remedies for nonpayment of a contract with this state or a political subdivision of this state. TX - HB1477 Relating to performance and payment bonds for public work contracts on public property leased to a nongovernmental entity. TX - SB827 Relating to health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - HB36 Relating to abolishing Confederate Heroes Day. TX - HR1207 In memory of former Fort Worth city councilperson Clyde Wendell Picht. 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 - HR458 Congratulating Charles Ramirez on his retirement as an assistant chief of the Fort Worth Police Department. TX - HB40 Relating to a cap on the monthly price of insulin and insulin supplies. 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 - HB1689 Relating to credit for reinsurance governed by certain covered agreements and ceded to certain assuming insurers. TX - HCR51 Urging the United States Congress to pass the I am Vanessa Guilln Act. TX - HB1818 Relating to the source of dogs and cats sold by pet stores; providing a civil penalty. TX - HB359 Relating to recovery under uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage. TX - HB290 Relating to the period of continuous eligibility and a periodic eligibility review for a child for Medicaid. 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 - HB1540 Relating to regulation of certain facilities and establishments with respect to, civil remedies for certain criminal activities affecting, and certain criminal offenses involving health, safety, and welfare; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties. TX - HB1250 Relating to designating April 16 as Selena Quintanilla Prez Day. TX - HB368 Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to certain persons that includes an alternative to the license holder's residence address. TX - HB2545 Relating to health benefit plan coverage of hearing aids and cochlear implants for certain individuals. TX - HB3507 Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. 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.