Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Eddie Lucio III
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 9/22/2021

Number of Bills: 73

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (52):
HB 82 Author: Lucio III | Talarico
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Insurance: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to pricing of and health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin.

HB 91 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals.

HB 653 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a trust beneficiary's approval of a trustee's accounting.

HB 654 Author: Lucio III | Burrows | Allison | Leach
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the rule against perpetuities.

HB 727 Author: Lucio III | Morales, Eddie | Ortega
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a border public health initiative by the Department of State Health Services.

HB 728 Author: Lucio III | Ortega
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to public health laboratory testing capabilities in certain counties.

HB 729 Author: Lucio III | Morales, Eddie | Ortega
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a border public health response team.

HB 837 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the procedure for amending or revoking certificates of public convenience and necessity issued to certain retail public utilities.

HB 965 Author: Lucio III | Holland
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the adoption of uniform general conditions for building construction contracts entered into by school districts and the composition of the committee that reviews uniform general conditions.

HB 1001 Author: Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis by certain patients with post-traumatic stress disorder under the Texas Compassionate Use Act.

HB 1002 Author: Lucio III | Johnson, Jarvis | Canales | Anchia
Last Action: 05/19/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial.

HB 1023 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/30/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the terms and qualifications of the members of the port commission of, and the powers, duties, and territory of, the Port of Harlingen Authority; authorizing the imposition of a tax.

HB 1093 Author: Lucio III | Ashby
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of pharmacy benefit managers and health benefit plan issuers in relation to prescription drug coverage.

HB 1119 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/15/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Uninsured Vehicle Enforcement Program.

HB 1120 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of a property owner to bring suit to compel an appraisal district, chief appraiser, or appraisal review board to comply with a procedural requirement applicable to an ad valorem tax protest.

HB 1435 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a certificate of public convenience and necessity to provide water or sewer service in an area incorporated or annexed by a municipality.

HB 1436 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to provider reimbursements and enrollee cost-sharing payments for services provided under a managed care plan by certain out-of-network providers.

HB 1524 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the prescribing and ordering of Schedule II controlled substances by certain advanced practice registered nurses and physician assistants.

HB 1584 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/08/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 8 2021 1:09PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of an providers right to redispense.

HB 1586 Author: Lucio III | Oliverson | Metcalf
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage of clinician-administered drugs.

HB 1626 Author: Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to the use of credit scoring information by an insurer during and after a disaster.

HB 1634 Author: Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of call centers; providing a civil penalty.

HB 1864 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Insurance and the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association to issue certificates of compliance for association coverage.

HB 1866 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/08/2021 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to certain reports created by the Texas Water Development Board.

HB 1998 Author: Lucio III | Martinez | Guillen
Last Action: 05/06/2021 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to weight limitations for liquefied petroleum gas motor vehicles.

HB 2014 Author: Lucio III | Shine
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the system for appraising property for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 2111 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to rate filing requirements for certain personal lines insurers with low market shares.

HB 2118 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to deceptive marketing of certain health plans, programs, and arrangements; authorizing an administrative penalty.

HB 2192 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the salary reclassification of certain positions with the Texas Department of Insurance State Fire Marshal's Office.

HB 2276 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of a health benefit plan sponsor to consent to electronic delivery of certain communications on behalf of a party enrolled in the plan.

HB 2509 Author: Lucio III | Martinez | Muñoz, Jr.
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/14/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to measures to support or enhance graduate medical education for the practice of podiatric medicine in this state.

HB 2715 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the system for appraising property for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 2718 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the punishment for possession of small amounts of certain controlled substances listed in Penalty Group 2.

HB 2719 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to indemnification clauses in commercial leases.

HB 2720 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the authority of a Type A economic development corporation to provide grants and loans to small businesses during a declared state of disaster.

HB 2721 Author: Lucio III | Guillen
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to prohibiting a student from participating in future extracurricular activities for certain conduct involving the assault of an extracurricular activity official.

HB 2755 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/07/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to health benefit coverage for general anesthesia in connection with certain pediatric dental services.

HB 2851 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Water, Agriculture, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the consideration of modeled sustained groundwater pumping in the adoption of desired future conditions in groundwater conservation districts.

HB 3014 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the right of one immediate family member of certain deceased peace officers to make an oral statement regarding the terms of a plea bargain agreement.

HB 3108 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the patients to whom a pharmacist may administer an influenza vaccination.

HB 3308 Author: Lucio III | Huberty | Dutton | Deshotel
Last Action: 04/08/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the formation of special districts for the purpose of storm mitigation and resiliency, energy, water, and indoor air utilizing private funding sources; providing thereto the ability of specific entities to use conduit financing; and establishing specific consumer protection provisions for residential property owners related to the program.

HB 3536 Author: Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to the use of the Texas Enterprise Fund for a small business loan guarantee program.

HB 3650 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the transfer of functions relating to the economic regulation of water and sewer service from the Public Utility Commission of Texas to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 3739 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 22 2021 4:23PM
Caption: Relating to outreach campaigns conducted by the Department of State Health Services during certain public health disasters.

HB 3749 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the provision of electric service during extreme weather conditions.

HB 3750 Author: Lucio III | Guillen
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to financial assistance by the Texas Water Development Board for backup power generators in economically distressed areas for public water supply and sanitary sewer systems.

HB 3753 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 22 2021 4:23PM
Caption: Relating to a credit against required recapture payments for certain school districts with excess facilities costs under the public school finance system.

HB 3811 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 23 2021 10:13AM
Caption: Relating to ad valorem taxation.

HB 4066 Author: Lucio III | Larson
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Referred to Water, Agriculture, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the adoption by the Railroad Commission of Texas of a permit by rule for the beneficial reuse of domestic wastewater and mobile drinking water treatment system wastewater produced at certain oil and gas drilling sites.

HB 4307 Author: Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 05/08/2021 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to coverage for low-THC cannabis under certain group benefit plans for governmental employees.

HR 1179 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2021 8:38AM
Caption: Congratulating Jose Garcia of Harlingen High School on his medal-winning performances at the 2021 UIL Track & Field State Meet.

HR 1720 Author: Lucio III | Canales | Martinez | Dominguez | Guerra
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 2:16PM
Caption: Honoring the Community Historical Archaeology Project with Schools program on its receipt of the 2020 Governor's Award for Historic Preservation.

Joint Author (21):
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 695 Author: Martinez | Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Lucio III | Guerra
Last Action: 04/19/2021 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public law school in the Rio Grande Valley.

HB 988 Author: Shine | Rodriguez | Lucio III | Button
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to ad valorem taxation; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1418 Author: Leach | Gervin-Hawkins | Lucio III | Holland
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to civil liability and responsibility for the consequences of defects in the plans, specifications, or related documents for the construction or repair of an improvement to real property.

HB 1427 Author: Shaheen | Frank | Lucio III | Turner, John | Buckley
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of negotiated rates requested by members of the legislature from certain health care vendors that contract with this state.

HB 1607 Author: Darby | Lucio III | King, Phil | Hernandez | Hunter
Last Action: 05/03/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to certificates of public convenience and necessity for certain transmission projects.

HB 1672 Author: Holland | Paddie | Hernandez | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to use of electric energy storage facilities in the ERCOT power region.

HB 1763 Author: Oliverson | Hefner | Lucio III | Bell, Cecil | Raymond
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/26/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the contractual relationship between a pharmacist or pharmacy and a health benefit plan issuer or pharmacy benefit manager.

HB 1925 Author: Capriglione | Harless | Lucio III | Geren | King, Phil
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to prohibitions on camping in a public place and to a political subdivision's designation of property for camping by homeless individuals; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2063 Author: Ordaz Perez | Howard | Shaheen | Lucio III | Patterson
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a state employee family leave pool.

HB 2070 Author: Huberty | Rodriguez | Leach | Larson | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of sports wagering; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee; imposing a tax; creating criminal offenses; decriminalizing wagering on sports events.

HB 2193 Author: Dominguez | Martinez | Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of an inclusive sports program by the University Interscholastic League to provide students with disabilities access to team sports.

HB 2554 Author: Gates | Burrows | Allen | Lucio III | Harris
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/25/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: 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.

HB 2787 Author: Middleton | Raney | Oliverson | Cain | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/28/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to repeal of certain Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 exemption provisions relating to pharmacy benefits.

HB 3264 Author: Dominguez | Guillen | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Texas Workforce Commission of a workplace soft skills training pilot program.

HB 3810 Author: Hunter | Canales | Morrison | Lucio III | Middleton
Last Action: 04/19/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association to raise premium rates on association policies.

HB 4071 Author: Shaheen | Lucio III | Deshotel | Raymond | Hunter
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the requirements for the purchase of endpoint devices by a state agency.

HB 4359 Author: Parker | King, Phil | Shaheen | Raymond | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting contracts or other agreements with certain foreign-owned companies in connection with critical infrastructure in this state.

HB 4395 Author: Shaheen | Lucio III | Capriglione | Schofield | Hull
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to state agency and local government security incident procedures.

HR 1471 Author: Dominguez | Guillen | Canales | Longoria | Lucio III
Last Action: 06/01/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2021 4:44PM
Caption: Congratulating The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley chess team on winning the 2021 President's Cup tournament.

HR 1772 Author: Canales | Guillen | Martinez | Lucio III | Muñoz, Jr.
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 9:43AM
Caption: Commending the participants in the Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program during the 87th Session.

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