+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0506 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (3) TX - Agriculture and Livestock (House) Title: Member TX - House Administration (House) Title: Vice Chair TX - Ways and Means (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (28) TX - HB583 Relating to early voting by mail by any qualified voter. TX - HB582 Relating to the exemption of tuition and laboratory fees at public institutions of higher education for certain paramedics. TX - HB3841 Relating to the adjustment of the voter-approval tax rate of a taxing unit to reflect public spending necessary to correct a deficiency in the first response capacity of a fire or police department of the taxing unit. TX - HR22 In memory of former Austin City Council member Berl Lawrence Handcox Sr. TX - HB1245 Relating to the method of returning a ballot to be voted by mail. TX - HB587 Relating to a study on the suitability of unused and underused public facilities for joint use by state and local governmental entities and artists. TX - HR14 Congratulating Tonya Nixon on her election as the first black female constable in Travis County. TX - HR15 Congratulating Gwendolyn Davis on being appointed chief deputy constable for Travis County. TX - HR412 In memory of Bertha Sadler Means of Austin. TX - HB3147 Relating to the deadline for an early voting ballot board to determine whether to accept voters' ballots. TX - HB584 Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. TX - HB3135 Relating to the powers and duties, authority to issue bonds, and authority to impose a tax of the SH130 Municipal Management District No. 1. TX - HB3134 Relating to the methods by which the comptroller may provide notice of a hearing on the revocation or suspension, or of the revocation or suspension, of a permit or license. TX - HCR5 Directing the Texas Facilities Commission to name the building being constructed on the east side of North Congress Avenue between 16th and 17th Streets the Barbara Jordan Building. TX - HB818 Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the criminal offense of harassment; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB1362 Relating to the coverage and provision of abortion under a health benefit plan and certain programs administered by this state. TX - HR1166 Congratulating Judy Moore on being named Teacher Advocate of the Year by the Texas Public Charter Schools Association. TX - HR148 In memory of former Travis County commissioner Ronald Knowlton Davis. TX - HR1167 Congratulating Gregory Harrington on being named Parent Advocate of the Year by the Texas Public Charter Schools Association. TX - HB1242 Relating to the early voting period. TX - HB3131 Relating to the information required to be included in the certificate of formation of a filing entity. TX - HB585 Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of marihuana. TX - HR1245 Congratulating Carlyle Morris of the Liberal Arts and Science Academy in Austin on finishing in the top 100 contestants in the 2021 CyberStart America National Cyber Scholarship Competition. TX - HR1246 Congratulating Jeriah Yu of the Liberal Arts and Science Academy in Austin on finishing in the top 100 contestants in the 2021 CyberStart America National Cyber Scholarship Competition. TX - HB586 Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations. TX - HB1243 Relating to the days and hours during which the polls are open for early voting by personal appearance. TX - HB1244 Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. TX - HR58 Congratulating the Honorable Lora Livingston on receiving the 2021 Jurisprudence Award from the Anti-Defamation League in Austin. + − Cosponsored Bills (90) TX - HB849 Relating to an acknowledgment on receipt of an opioid prescription drug. TX - HB1818 Relating to the source of dogs and cats sold by pet stores; providing a civil penalty. TX - HB2308 Relating to procedures in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship filed by the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB4162 Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 3 in Harris County as the Vanessa Guillen Memorial Highway. TX - HB1676 Relating to child water safety requirements for certain organizations; authorizing disciplinary action, including an administrative penalty. TX - HB4250 Relating to the investigation and punishment of certain sexual assaults, to protective orders issued on the basis of certain sexual assaults, to crime victims' compensation, and to the establishment of a state sexual assault prevention and response program for the Texas Military Department. 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 - HB2087 Relating to mandatory arbitration for certain municipal fire departments and employee bargaining agents. TX - HB2822 Relating to the availability of antipsychotic prescription drugs under the vendor drug program and Medicaid managed care. TX - HB1276 Relating to the sale of certain food by food service establishments. TX - HB43 Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients with certain eligible medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations; changing a fee. TX - HB1389 Relating to certain reimbursements and discounts allowed for the collection and payment of sales and use taxes. TX - HB4146 Relating to a restriction on permits authorizing direct discharges of waste or pollutants into water in certain stream segments, stream assessment units, and drainage areas. TX - HB3507 Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB3917 Relating to the rights of victims of sexual assault. TX - HB678 Relating to the administration of a medication and the ordering and administration of an immunization or vaccination by a pharmacist. TX - HB161 Relating to qualifications and registration of certain voters convicted of a felony. TX - HB3214 Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB1863 Relating to the issuance of Make-A-Wish specialty license plates. 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 - HB904 Relating to the designation of certain election days as state holidays. TX - HB2637 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - HB140 Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with severe mental illness. TX - HB2633 Relating to resources provided to human trafficking victims and the establishment of the trafficked persons grant program. TX - HB442 Relating to the prima facie speed limit in residence districts. TX - HB1110 Relating to payment of the replacement cost of damaged property under a homeowner's, renter's, or condominium owner's insurance policy. TX - HB1474 Relating to requirements for the designation of a property as a historic landmark and the inclusion of a property in a historic district by a municipality. TX - HB896 Relating to air quality permits issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for certain oil and gas facilities. TX - HB725 Relating to the eligibility of certain children who are or were in foster care for free prekindergarten programs in public schools. TX - HB2754 Relating to post-release housing for inmates released on parole or to mandatory supervision. TX - HB1374 Relating to the confidential and privileged communications and records of victims of certain sexual assault offenses. TX - HB847 Relating to warning labels for opioid prescription drugs. TX - HB404 Relating to sexual assault and domestic violence awareness continuing education for cosmetology license holders. 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 - HB1202 Relating to the amendment of a dedicatory instrument to remove a discriminatory provision. TX - HB115 Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by a charitable organization and used in providing housing and related services to certain homeless individuals. TX - HB350 Relating to electronic voter registration. TX - HB1250 Relating to designating April 16 as Selena Quintanilla Prez Day. TX - HB3894 Relating to the creation by the Texas Workforce Commission of a program to assist with transitioning certain workers to clean energy jobs. TX - HB321 Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products. TX - HB1463 Relating to voting by mail due to childbirth or expected childbirth. TX - HB82 Relating to pricing of and health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - HB1272 Relating to the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer. TX - HB359 Relating to recovery under uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage. TX - HB54 Relating to accompanying and filming peace officers of state and local law enforcement agencies for producing reality television programs. TX - HB3294 Relating to funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan. TX - HB48 Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace. TX - HB3654 Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement and law enforcement agencies regarding law enforcement officers and the use of body cameras; authorizing fees. TX - HB2591 Relating to the removal of certain unconstitutional provisions from real property records. TX - HB1912 Relating to air quality permits for aggregate production operations and concrete batch plants. 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 - HB392 Relating to discrimination on the basis of hair texture or protective hairstyle associated with race. TX - HB1114 Relating to providing mental health services and mental health education to public school students at school-based health centers. TX - HB1191 Relating to the creation of the Office of Environmental Justice within the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. TX - HB73 Relating to a limitation on the use of a victim's gender identity or sexual orientation as the basis for a defense in the trial of a criminal offense. TX - HB1726 Relating to reporting the number of incidents of bullying and cyberbullying in a school district and open-enrollment charter school through the Public Education Information Management System. TX - HB40 Relating to a cap on the monthly price of insulin and insulin supplies. TX - HB848 Relating to distinctive packaging for opioid drugs. TX - HB873 Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB571 Relating to the establishment of a bundled-pricing program to reduce certain health care costs in the state employees group benefits program. TX - HB36 Relating to abolishing Confederate Heroes Day. TX - HB133 Relating to the provision of certain benefits under Medicaid and the Healthy Texas Women program, including the transition of case management for children and pregnant women program services and Healthy Texas Women program services to a managed care program. 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 - HB3858 Relating to the provision by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of certain information in a language other than English. TX - HB3696 Relating to distributed renewable generation resources. TX - HB3367 Relating to the powers and duties of certain property owners' associations. TX - HB764 Relating to the academic assessment of public school students. 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 - HB21 Relating to the statute of limitations applicable to a sexual harassment complaint filed with the Texas Workforce Commission. TX - HB1494 Relating to the applicability of the gas production tax to flared or vented gas at an increased rate; imposing a tax. TX - HB389 Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. TX - HB5 Relating to the expansion of broadband services to certain areas. 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 - HB3644 Relating to the establishment of a memorial monument dedicated to emergency medical services personnel on the Capitol grounds. TX - HB1231 Relating to the designation of Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha as optional holidays. TX - HR1403 In memory of Charlotte Han Sharp of College Station. TX - HR880 Relating to deactivating House Rule 16, Section 13. 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 - HJR51 Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting slavery and involuntary servitude. TX - HCR51 Urging the United States Congress to pass the I am Vanessa Guilln Act. TX - HCR22 Expressing support for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Texas while expanding and diversifying the economy. TX - HCR66 Condemning racism against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. TX - SB763 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - SB45 Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace. TX - SB30 Relating to the removal of certain discriminatory provisions from a recorded conveyance instrument. TX - SB474 Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense. TX - SB827 Relating to health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - SB530 Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the criminal offense of harassment; creating a criminal offense. 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 - SB1588 Relating to the powers and duties of certain property owners' associations.