+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0652 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (2) TX - Environmental Regulation (House) Title: member TX - Homeland Security and Public Safety (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (51) TX - HB3567 Relating to a study by the Railroad Commission of Texas regarding the use of flared natural gas for on-site electric generation. TX - HB2805 Relating to the board of directors of a public utility agency. TX - HB437 Relating to personal financial literacy courses for high school students in public schools. TX - HB1676 Relating to child water safety requirements for certain organizations; authorizing disciplinary action, including an administrative penalty. TX - HJR127 Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to redistrict the Texas Legislature, Texas congressional districts, and State Board of Education districts and revising procedures for redistricting. TX - HB3485 Relating to information reported through the Public Education Information Management System and to parents regarding disciplinary measures used by a school district. TX - HB3056 Relating to prohibiting billboards on cemetery property; providing a civil penalty. TX - HB1462 Relating to the prescriptive authority of certain psychologists; authorizing a fee. TX - HB1425 Relating to the adoption of the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote. TX - HB4449 Relating to limits on certain campaign contributions made to or for a candidate for the legislature. TX - HB2878 Relating to extreme risk protective orders; creating criminal offenses. TX - HB3637 Relating to mobile source emissions reductions and transportation electrification; authorizing a fee. TX - HB791 Relating to displaying a firearm at or near a public demonstration; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB3094 Relating to the Texas Redistricting Commission. TX - HB4585 Relating to the election of members of the board of directors of the Travis County Water Control and Improvement District No. 17. TX - HB1946 Relating to the designation of highway safety corridors; increasing a fine. TX - HB4095 Relating to the transportation, storage, and disposal of certain radioactive waste. TX - HB815 Relating to the monthly amount of longevity pay for state employees. TX - HB795 Relating to the designation of highway safety corridors; increasing a fine. TX - HB1034 Relating to the authority of a county to adopt a fire or wildland-urban interface code. TX - HB2910 Relating to the imposition of a sales tax on ammunition, firearms, and firearms accessories to provide funding for the family violence program in the Health and Human Services Commission. TX - HB3030 Relating to notice to customers, governmental entities, and other affected persons after significant interruptions of certain services. TX - HB1463 Relating to voting by mail due to childbirth or expected childbirth. TX - HB4399 Relating to the reporting of certain instructional procedures adopted by public schools due to the coronavirus disease pandemic. TX - HB3980 Relating to a health facility's removal of medical equipment from a deceased individual's body before transfer to a funeral director; authorizing an administrative penalty. TX - HB1333 Relating to the authority of certain counties to restrict the use of engine braking. TX - HB926 Relating to the exclusion of certain resources in determining eligibility for financial assistance and the supplemental nutrition assistance program. TX - HB1347 Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to impose certain fees on new construction. TX - HB1941 Relating to the use of certain devices to train or control the behavior of an elephant; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB2744 Relating to funding for small and mid-sized open-enrollment charter schools. TX - HB1722 Relating to the reimbursement and payment of claims for telemedicine medical services and telehealth services under certain health benefit plans. TX - HB4657 Relating to the creation of the Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 27; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes. TX - HB2635 Relating to the medical accuracy of informational materials given to a woman seeking an abortion. TX - HB760 Relating to the creation of certain criminal offenses concerning firearm sales at gun shows; authorizing a fee. TX - HB1191 Relating to the creation of the Office of Environmental Justice within the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. TX - HR402 Recognizing April 2021 as Financial Literacy Month. TX - HB3258 Relating to training requirements for a member of the board of trustees and the superintendent of an independent school district regarding cultural competence and implicit bias. TX - HB2460 Relating to the use of preferential voting in certain elections. TX - HB2844 Relating to certain persons licensed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. TX - HB2457 Relating to the use of preferential voting in certain elections. TX - HB438 Relating to the requirements for a request for the revision of a charter for an open-enrollment charter school. TX - HB615 Relating to the minimum wage. TX - HB1040 Relating to prohibiting certain persons with chemical dependencies from possessing a firearm; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB927 Relating to the exclusion of certain resources in determining eligibility for financial assistance. TX - HB2615 Relating to the length of the early voting period. TX - HB3038 Relating to deployment of information technology and electric distribution system upgrades to more equitably distribute rolling blackouts. TX - HB1039 Relating to the duties of the Department of Public Safety, peace officers, officers of the court, and licensed firearms dealers with respect to the possession or use of a suspended, revoked, or expired license to carry a handgun; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB2488 Relating to disclosure under the public information law of certain records of an appraisal district. TX - HB606 Relating to requiring a national instant criminal background check in connection with private firearm transfers; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB2373 Relating to depository boxes for ballots to be voted by mail. TX - HB1494 Relating to the applicability of the gas production tax to flared or vented gas at an increased rate; imposing a tax. + − Cosponsored Bills (75) 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 - HB1110 Relating to payment of the replacement cost of damaged property under a homeowner's, renter's, or condominium owner's insurance policy. TX - HB1912 Relating to air quality permits for aggregate production operations and concrete batch plants. TX - HB1270 Relating to the practice of chiropractic. TX - HB3656 Relating to the classification of certain construction workers and the eligibility of those workers for unemployment benefits; providing penalties. 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 - HB2227 Relating to an interim study regarding the composition of the boards of directors of certain river authorities. TX - HB1362 Relating to the coverage and provision of abortion under a health benefit plan and certain programs administered by this state. TX - HB1231 Relating to the designation of Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha as optional holidays. TX - HB40 Relating to a cap on the monthly price of insulin and insulin supplies. TX - HB764 Relating to the academic assessment of public school students. TX - HB2087 Relating to mandatory arbitration for certain municipal fire departments and employee bargaining agents. TX - HB636 Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners; authorizing a fee. TX - HB980 Relating to the reimbursement and payment of claims by certain health benefit plan issuers for telemedicine medical services and telehealth services. TX - HB2344 Relating to authorizing the use of a writing portfolio assessment to assess writing performance for public school students. TX - HB882 Relating to the unlawful transfer of a firearm; creating a criminal offense. 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 - HB48 Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace. 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 - HB929 Relating to law enforcement policies and procedures regarding body worn cameras. TX - HB290 Relating to the period of continuous eligibility and a periodic eligibility review for a child for Medicaid. 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 - HB582 Relating to the exemption of tuition and laboratory fees at public institutions of higher education for certain paramedics. TX - HB4056 Relating to the establishment of a committee to study the formation of a Texas Bicentennial Commission. TX - HB5 Relating to the expansion of broadband services to certain areas. TX - HB3735 Relating to the procedure for certain complaints against health care practitioners. TX - HB8 Relating to access by a hiring law enforcement agency to an applicant's employment records. TX - HB3507 Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB3963 Relating to the placement of electric vehicle charging equipment in state parks. TX - HB3367 Relating to the powers and duties of certain property owners' associations. TX - HB359 Relating to recovery under uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage. TX - HB3917 Relating to the rights of victims of sexual assault. TX - HB2637 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. TX - HB873 Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB392 Relating to discrimination on the basis of hair texture or protective hairstyle associated with race. TX - HB1386 Relating to birth records of adopted persons; authorizing a fee. TX - HB2308 Relating to procedures in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship filed by the Department of Family and Protective Services. TX - HB56 Relating to prohibiting the operation of concrete plants and crushing facilities at certain locations. TX - HB442 Relating to the prima facie speed limit in residence districts. TX - HB4089 Relating to the regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, processing, distribution, sale, testing, transportation, delivery, transfer, possession, use, and taxation of cannabis and cannabis products; authorizing the imposition of fees; requiring an occupational license; creating a criminal offense; imposing a tax. TX - HB1851 Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to receive certain tax revenue derived from a hotel and convention center project and to pledge certain tax revenue for the payment of obligations related to the project. TX - HB1262 Relating to education and training for peace officers on interacting with certain persons. TX - HB2586 Relating to an annual audit of the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region. TX - HB82 Relating to pricing of and health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - HB909 Relating to designating August as Firearm Safety Awareness Month. TX - HB118 Relating to requiring a national instant criminal background check in connection with private firearm transfers; creating a criminal offense. TX - HB323 Relating to a law enforcement agency accreditation grant program. TX - HB686 Relating to the release on parole of certain youthful offenders; changing parole eligibility. TX - HB3369 Relating to the capacity of minors to consent to contraception-related examination or medical treatment. TX - HB4139 Relating to the Office for Health Equity. TX - HB2633 Relating to resources provided to human trafficking victims and the establishment of the trafficked persons grant program. TX - HB36 Relating to abolishing Confederate Heroes Day. TX - HB207 Relating to the rates of the state gasoline and diesel fuel taxes; increasing tax rates; authorizing a change in tax rates. TX - HB67 Relating to restrictive covenants related to swimming pool enclosures. TX - HB2221 Relating to mobile source emissions reductions and transportation electrification; authorizing a surcharge. TX - HB619 Relating to developing a strategic plan to support the child-care workforce. 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 - HB3214 Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB391 Relating to authority for certain state employees to work flexible hours and to work from home or other authorized alternative work sites. TX - HB1030 Relating to the publication of required notice by a political subdivision by alternative media. TX - HR880 Relating to deactivating House Rule 16, Section 13. TX - HR1493 Commending the leaders and philanthropists who assisted the people of Texas in the aftermath of the winter storm of February 2021. 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 - HJR152 Proposing a constitutional amendment regarding certain organizational and procedural matters related to the legislature. TX - HCR22 Expressing support for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Texas while expanding and diversifying the economy. TX - HCR51 Urging the United States Congress to pass the I am Vanessa Guilln Act. 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 - HCR66 Condemning racism against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. TX - SB827 Relating to health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin. TX - SB474 Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense. TX - SB45 Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace. TX - SB1588 Relating to the powers and duties of certain property owners' associations. TX - SB763 Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee. 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 - SB334 Relating to disclosure under the public information law of certain records of an appraisal district.