Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Steve Allison
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 4/11/2021

Number of Bills: 46

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (26):
HB 444 Author: Allison
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 445 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to instruction in positive character traits in public schools.

HB 446 Author: Allison | Ashby | Clardy | Bell, Keith | Murr
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for the offense of criminal mischief involving the damage or destruction of a public monument.

HB 741 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to voter approval of a county or municipal budget that reduces by a certain percentage the amount allocated to provide a fire protection, law enforcement, or emergency medical service.

HB 771 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of instruction about bullying and cyberbullying in the required curriculum for public school students.

HB 1255 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of, and taxes imposed on the sale or use of, cigarettes, tobacco products, and e-cigarettes; imposing taxes; requiring a permit; imposing a fee; providing administrative penalties.

HB 1601 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain peace officers.

HB 1675 Author: Allison | Middleton | Pacheco
Last Action: 04/08/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to guardianships of the person of wards with profound intellectual disabilities who are minors or were minors when their guardianship proceedings commenced.

HB 1726 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 10 2021 10:54AM
Caption: 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.

HB 1797 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 10 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to ad valorem and franchise tax credits for donations to school districts to create or support career and technical education programs or courses.

HB 2150 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the criminal offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 2476 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to the weather emergency preparedness of facilities for providing gas or electric service.

HB 2604 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the exclusion of school facilities from load shedding participation during a rolling blackout.

HB 3125 Author: Allison
Last Action: 04/08/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the payment of costs for certain mental health hearings or proceedings and a county's entitlement to reimbursement for those costs.

HB 3297 Author: Allison
Last Action: 04/08/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to conduct constituting the criminal offense of election fraud; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 3298 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to computer science and technology applications in public schools, including the essential knowledge and skills of the technology applications curriculum, the establishment of a computer science strategic advisory committee, and the establishment of a computer science and technology applications professional development grant program for public school teachers.

HB 3299 Author: Allison
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring certain information about physical and mental health as part of the enrichment curriculum for public schools.

HB 3300 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to certain school district staff development requirements and including certain information regarding substance abuse and suicidal tendencies in the essential knowledge and skills of the public school health curriculum.

HB 4024 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 4048 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the authority of an advanced practice registered nurse or physician assistant regarding death certificates.

HB 4206 Author: Allison | Parker
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to a study of the desirability, feasibility, and effects of limiting the appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes to the value when the owner acquired the property and determining that value on the basis of the purchase price of the property, if applicable.

HB 4226 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the statewide plan for student mental health.

HJR 83 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain peace officers.

HJR 89 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a credit against the ad valorem taxes imposed by a school district on property owned by a business entity that donates money to the district to create or support career and technical education programs or courses.

HJR 118 Author: Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the appraisal of real property for ad valorem tax purposes based on its purchase price.

HJR 145 Author: Allison
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes to the value when the owner acquired the property and to provide for determining that value on the basis of the purchase price of the property, if applicable.

Joint Author (20):
HB 9 Author: Klick | Allison | Shaheen | Harless | Price
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the criminal punishment and conditions of community supervision for the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 11 Author: Paddie | Hernandez | Allison
Last Action: 04/08/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the preparedness for extreme weather emergencies of facilities that provide electricity service; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 244 Author: González, Mary | Allison | Lozano | Guillen
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development in coding, technology applications, and computer science for public school teachers.

HB 578 Author: Turner, John | Allison | Price | Coleman
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the health literacy advisory committee and health literacy in the state health plan.

HB 654 Author: Lucio III | Burrows | Allison | Leach
Last Action: 04/08/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the rule against perpetuities.

HB 725 Author: Patterson | González, Mary | Dominguez | Allison | Cook
Last Action: 04/08/2021 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain children who are or were in foster care for free prekindergarten programs in public schools.

HB 784 Author: Guerra | Allison | Guillen
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a local agreement with the Department of State Health Services to improve laboratory capabilities in border counties.

HB 881 Author: Guerra | Guillen | Allison
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the duration of laboratory support for testing of vector-borne infectious diseases in border counties.

HB 1016 Author: Ordaz Perez | Allison | Lozano
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to active shooter drills conducted by public schools.

HB 1071 Author: Harris | Allison | Ramos | Leach | Collier
Last Action: 04/09/2021 H Reported engrossed: Apr 9 2021 2:57PM
Caption: Relating to the presence of a qualified facility dog or qualified therapy animal in certain court proceedings.

HB 1276 Author: Parker | Geren | Cain | Allison
Last Action: 04/07/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the sale of certain food by food service establishments.

HB 1386 Author: Harris | Metcalf | Allison | Howard
Last Action: 04/09/2021 H Reported engrossed: Apr 9 2021 2:57PM
Caption: Relating to birth records of adopted persons; authorizing a fee.

HB 1445 Author: Oliverson | Meyer | Allison | Swanson
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 04/12/2021 S Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the sales and use tax to medical or dental billing services.

HB 1684 Author: Harless | Buckley | Allison | Klick | Landgraf
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to pretrial procedures, conditions for community supervision, and criminal punishment for conduct endangering the public safety; creating a criminal offense and increasing criminal penalties.

HB 1747 Author: Lozano | Patterson | Anderson | Allison | Middleton
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 10 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to a recommendation by the COVID-19 Expert Vaccine Allocation Panel to prioritize first responders in vaccine allocation and distribution.

HB 2230 Author: Bucy | Talarico | Bernal | Allison | Buckley
Last Action: 03/30/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study on incorporating fine arts into the foundation curriculum for public schools.

HB 3214 Author: Capriglione | Rogers | Lambert | Allison
Last Action: 04/09/2021 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 3256 Author: Harless | Huberty | Howard | Allison | Bell, Keith
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of a public school teacher's or principal's home or residence address in certain government records and documents.

HB 3348 Author: Pacheco | Middleton | Campos | Cortez | Allison
Last Action: 04/08/2021 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the number of baccalaureate degree programs certain public junior colleges may offer.

HB 3871 Author: Johnson, Julie | Larson | Allison | Kacal | Huberty
Last Action: 03/24/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 24 2021 11:23AM
Caption: Relating to the development and implementation of the Live Well Texas program to provide health benefit coverage to certain individuals; imposing penalties.

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