Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Morgan Meyer
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/19/2021

Number of Bills: 68

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (37):
HB 1139 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations for certain offenses committed against children.

HB 1140 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations for the offense of abandoning or endangering a child.

HB 1595 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/08/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 8 2021 1:09PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalties for insider trading and other misuse of official information.

HB 1804 Author: Meyer | Metcalf | Minjarez
Last Action: 05/03/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: 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.

HB 1883 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the amount of school property tax revenue that is subject to recapture under the public school finance system.

HB 2005 Author: Meyer
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain cemeteries from cemetery location restrictions.

HB 2100 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the system for appraising property for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 2152 Author: Meyer | Holland | Guillen
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/03/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the online renewal of vehicle registration.

HB 2396 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/30/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of personal driver's license information disclosed by a state agency or political subdivision.

HB 2398 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 05/04/2021 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the administration and collection of sales and use taxes and certain fees applicable to sales involving marketplace providers.

HB 2404 Author: Meyer | Burrows
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/03/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the creation and maintenance of a database of information regarding certain local economic development agreements; providing a civil penalty.

HB 2415 Author: Meyer | Burrows | Johnson, Ann
Last Action: 05/04/2021 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the collection, remittance, and administration of certain taxes on motor vehicles rented through a marketplace rental provider; imposing a penalty.

HB 2429 Author: Meyer | Shine
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 05/15/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the alternate provisions for ad valorem tax rate notices when the de minimis rate of a taxing unit exceeds the voter-approval tax rate.

HB 2438 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to a limitation on property tax rates for municipalities that adopt budgets that defund municipal police departments.

HB 2723 Author: Meyer | Shine | Button
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/03/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to public notice of the availability on the Internet of property-tax-related information.

HB 2889 Author: Meyer | Burrows
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the calculation, collection, and remittance of state hotel occupancy taxes.

HB 3110 Author: Meyer | Hunter | Johnson, Ann | Thierry
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to possession or promotion of child sexual abuse material; increasing a criminal penalty; changing eligibility for community supervision.

HB 3111 Author: Meyer | Hunter | Johnson, Ann | Frullo
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the criminal offense of online solicitation relating to a minor; creating a criminal offense; changing eligibility for community supervision.

HB 3150 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil actions.

HB 3165 Author: Meyer
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an affirmative defense to an allegation of truant conduct.

HB 3319 Author: Meyer | Stucky
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to certain measures to promote compliance with and improve public awareness of the state's move over or slow down law concerning the passing of certain vehicles.

HB 3339 Author: Meyer | Holland
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain events for funding under the Major Events Reimbursement Program.

HB 3376 Author: Meyer | Burrows | Bonnen | Thierry
Last Action: 04/28/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the effect of a disaster on the calculation of certain tax rates and the procedure for adoption of a tax rate by a taxing unit.

HB 3509 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to the system for appraising property for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 3529 Author: Meyer
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to consent for the use or possession of personal identifying information under the Identity Theft Enforcement and Protection Act.

HB 3585 Author: Meyer | Darby
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to information regarding certain noncompliance by an appraisal district in the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation records of a professional property tax appraiser serving as chief appraiser for the district.

HB 3768 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Mar 22 2021 4:23PM
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain cemeteries from cemetery location restrictions.

HB 3971 Author: Meyer
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 1/1/22
Caption: Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of residential real property located in a designated historic district.

HB 4072 Author: Meyer | Burrows | Metcalf | Goldman
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the location at which certain sales are consummated for purposes of local sales and use taxes.

HB 4154 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the administration of public school assessment instruments and the temporary suspension of certain accountability determinations for a school district or campus in a school year in which in-person attendance at the district is disrupted as a result of a declared disaster and the requirement to use those assessment instruments as a criterion for promotion or graduation of a public school student.

HB 4242 Author: Meyer
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/22/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the extension of the expiration of certain parts of the Texas Economic Development Act.

HB 4303 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the adjustment of the average daily attendance of a school district due to a disaster that disrupts in-person attendance.

HB 4452 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the attendance credit receipts fund.

HR 113 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 4:34PM
Caption: In memory of Leslie Long Melson of Highland Park.

HR 193 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2021 4:25PM
Caption: In memory of Christopher Michael Murzin of Dallas.

HR 315 Author: Meyer
Last Action: 03/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 26 2021 5:23PM
Caption: Congratulating Clayton Kershaw on winning the 2020 World Series as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers.

HR 942 Author: Meyer | Capriglione
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 4:06PM
Caption: In memory of Joseph Patrick Tillotson of Southlake.

Joint Author (31):
HB 15 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Bonnen | Goldman | Coleman | Meyer
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas brain university research initiative.

HB 19 Author: Leach | Ashby | Meyer
Sponsor: Taylor
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: 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.

HB 40 Author: Talarico | Price | Lucio III | Thompson, Senfronia | Meyer
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a cap on the monthly price of insulin and insulin supplies.

HB 103 Author: Landgraf | Meyer | Guillen | Kuempel | González, Mary
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/24/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to establishment of the Texas Active Shooter Alert System.

HB 1195 Author: Geren | Goldman | Frullo | Meyer | Bonnen
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/08/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the franchise tax treatment of certain loans and grants made under the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.

HB 1445 Author: Oliverson | Meyer | Allison | Swanson
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 04/30/2021 E Effective on 1/1/22
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the sales and use tax to medical or dental billing services.

HB 1556 Author: Murphy | Burrows | Moody | Meyer | Shine
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the Texas Economic Development Act; requiring the imposition of an authorized fee and changing the amounts of certain fees.

HB 1578 Author: Landgraf | Vasut | Spiller | Meyer
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 2073 Author: Burrows | Goldman | Longoria | Meyer | Sherman, Sr.
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to quarantine leave for fire fighters, peace officers, detention officers, and emergency medical technicians employed by, appointed by, or elected for a political subdivision.

HB 2080 Author: Leman | Meyer | Thierry | Jetton | Hefner
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/07/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to taxpayers' suits.

HB 2301 Author: Parker | Meyer | Shaheen | Raymond | Rose
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 06/07/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to a change of name for participants in the address confidentiality program administered by the office of the attorney general.

HB 2315 Author: Turner, John | Rose | Meyer | Minjarez | Sanford
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of contraband relating to the criminal offense of racing on a highway.

HB 2462 Author: Neave | Button | Collier | González, Mary | Meyer
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the reporting of a sexual assault, to evidence of a sexual assault or other sex offense, and to other law enforcement procedures occurring with respect to a sexual assault or other sex offense.

HB 2463 Author: Neave | Button | Collier | González, Mary | Meyer
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to the tracking of evidence of sexual assault and other sex offenses.

HB 2464 Author: Neave | Button | Collier | González, Mary | Meyer
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to noncompliance with provisions regarding the collection, analysis, and preservation of evidence of sexual assault and other sex offenses.

HB 2510 Author: Noble | Meyer | Buckley | Turner, Chris | Rodriguez
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for animals adopted from or sold by nonprofit animal welfare organizations.

HB 2555 Author: Neave | Button | Collier | González, Mary | Meyer
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the tracking and analysis of evidence of a sexual assault or other sex offense, to noncompliance with requirements imposed with respect to that evidence, and to other law enforcement procedures occurring with respect to a sexual offense.

HB 2625 Author: Noble | Guillen | Thierry | Collier | Meyer
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to excluding the furnishing of an academic transcript from the definition of "information service" for purposes of sales and use taxes.

HB 3121 Author: Turner, John | Price | Coleman | Meyer | Rose
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to a voluntary quality standards certification process for certain private residential psychiatric treatment facilities that provide treatments and services to youth; imposing fees; authorizing civil and administrative penalties.

HB 3151 Author: Leman | Goldman | Harris | Meyer
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to municipalities and counties that adopt budgets that reduce the funding or personnel allocated for law enforcement agencies.

HB 3377 Author: Krause | Landgraf | Vasut | Spiller | Meyer
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 3702 Author: Paddie | Meyer
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 05/24/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the enactment of a law that imposes a tax on certain transactions that either convey a security or involve specified derivative contracts.

HB 3718 Author: Parker | Meyer | Rose | Oliverson | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the requirement that certain entities post human trafficking signs; providing a civil penalty.

HB 3907 Author: Goldman | Meyer | Rodriguez | Thierry | Button
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/20/2021 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a franchise or insurance tax credit for certain housing developments.

HB 4040 Author: Krause | Parker | Leach | Meyer | Oliverson
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain benefits under Medicaid, including the coordination of private health benefits, and to reimbursement for some of those benefits.

HB 4269 Author: Hull | Meyer
Last Action: 05/12/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the procedure to be used by an appraisal review board to conduct a hearing on a protest.

HJR 5 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Bonnen | Goldman | Coleman | Meyer
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds and the dedication of bond proceeds to the Brain Institute of Texas established to fund brain research in this state.

HJR 140 Author: Paddie | Meyer
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 05/24/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the enactment of a law that imposes a tax on certain transactions that either convey a security or involve specified derivative contracts.

HJR 141 Author: Goldman | Bucy | Metcalf | Meyer | Schofield
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: 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.

HR 1250 Author: Murr | Meyer | Landgraf | Burns | VanDeaver
Last Action: 05/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2021 2:55PM
Caption: Recognizing Emma Cullins Holland of Heath on being the first person to lose a tooth on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives during a legislative session.

HR 1993 Author: Capriglione | Button | Bucy | Meyer | Moody
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 4:30PM
Caption: Urging Congress to pass the "CHIPS for America Act" or any legislation that substantially increases the United States' investments in semiconductor manufacturing and research.

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