Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Eddie Morales
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 6/24/2021

Number of Bills: 145

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (75):
HB 623 Author: Morales, Eddie | Cyrier | Anderson | Lambert | Tinderholt
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the designation of wind-powered energy device construction areas by certain counties.

HB 634 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the type of newspaper required for the publication of notices by governmental entities or representatives in certain counties.

HB 916 Author: Morales, Eddie | Martinez
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Middle Rio Grande Regional Mobility Authority; authorizing a fee.

HB 1000 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at Sul Ross State University and Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College.

HB 1285 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/08/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the designation of State Highways 118 and 166 as the Davis Mountains Scenic Loop Highway and a historic highway.

HB 1688 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties to be used for transportation projects.

HB 1908 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the adoption of a state scenic byways program.

HB 2085 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to a feasibility study regarding establishing a four-year institution of higher education in the Texas-Mexico border region.

HB 2086 Author: Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to appeals from an interlocutory order denying a motion for summary judgment by certain contractors.

HB 2172 Author: Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/22/2021 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 22 2021 4:37PM
Caption: Relating to the hotel occupancy tax imposed by certain counties and the use of revenue from that tax; reducing the maximum rate of that tax.

HB 2195 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a toll by the Texas Department of Transportation on the Presidio International Bridge.

HB 2336 Author: Morales, Eddie | Middleton | Anderson | Guillen
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Relating to the transfer of Sul Ross State University to The Texas A&M University System.

HB 2491 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to creating Texas A&M University--Eagle Pass as a component institution of The Texas A&M University System.

HB 2492 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to County Affairs: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to a grant program for public improvement projects for unincorporated communities in certain counties.

HB 2493 Author: Morales, Eddie | Guillen
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain health care workers employed in rural counties.

HB 2845 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Relating to the maintenance of certain roads near an international border.

HB 3118 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility to act as a supervisor in certain counties for an applicant for a license as a professional counselor.

HB 3313 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to requiring an employee of the legislature to resign on becoming a candidate for a seat in the legislature.

HB 3324 Author: Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Blanco
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 10 as the U.S. Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez Memorial Highway.

HB 3431 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to the annexation of Reeves County to the Odessa College District; expanding tax authority.

HB 3683 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to standards for water management in certain areas.

HB 3966 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/06/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain retired or former district court judges for assignment as a visiting judge.

HB 4280 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district composed of Maverick County, the creation of the office of district attorney for that judicial district, and the duties of the district attorney for the 293rd Judicial District.

HB 4305 Author: Morales, Eddie | Bucy | Darby | Landgraf | González, Mary
Sponsor: Blanco
Last Action: 05/30/2021 H Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the use of certain tax revenue by certain municipalities.

HB 4511 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the animals classified as dangerous wild animals.

HB 4636 Author: Morales, Eddie | Cyrier
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Val Verde County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees, surcharges, and taxes.

HB 4655 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Apr 27 2021 2:38PM
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law of Reeves County.

HB 4656 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Apr 27 2021 2:38PM
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law of Reeves County.

HB 4667 Author: Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Gutierrez
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Department of Public Safety to the City of Eagle Pass.

HCR 33 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Designating Fort Davis as the official Highest Town in Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2021.

HJR 48 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the creation of a regional mobility authority by local law.

HJR 112 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas to conduct gaming by executing a gaming agreement with this state; providing for licensing of persons under the agreement; limiting certain taxes and fees.

HR 29 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 1:08PM
Caption: Congratulating Johnny Francis Mynar-Melendrez of Scouts BSA Troop No. 274 in Eagle Pass on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 30 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 1:08PM
Caption: Congratulating the Balmorhea High School football team on winning the 2020 UIL 1A Six-Man Division 2 state championship.

HR 31 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 1:38PM
Caption: Congratulating the Presidio High School boys' cross country team on winning the 3A title at the 2020 UIL Cross Country State Championships.

HR 57 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Congratulating the Presidio High School boys' cross country team on winning the 3A title at the 2020 UIL Cross Country State Championships.

HR 81 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 3:00PM
Caption: Congratulating the Gage Hotel in Marathon for being named to the National Register of Historic Places.

HR 248 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2021 4:08PM
Caption: In memory of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Agustin Aguilar Jr.

HR 298 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2021 4:19PM
Caption: Congratulating Bertha Venegas for receiving the 2020 National Individual Civil Rights Award from the National Resources Conservation Service.

HR 633 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2021 10:00AM
Caption: In memory of Texas DPS Corporal Michael L. Schulze.

HR 820 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 5 2021 10:14AM
Caption: Congratulating the Pecos High School girls' powerlifting team on its performance at the 2021 THSWPA state meet.

HR 821 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 5 2021 10:16AM
Caption: In memory of Caroline Virginia Ellwood Sullivan of San Antonio.

HR 872 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 5 2021 2:23PM
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of Pecos County.

HR 874 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 5 2021 4:08PM
Caption: Congratulating Tristen Licon on his achievements as a member of the Sul Ross State University men's basketball team.

HR 878 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/04/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2021 5:08PM
Caption: In memory of Rosalinda P. Morin of Del Rio.

HR 912 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 9:55AM
Caption: Congratulating Nick Hernandez on his accomplishments as a member of the San Antonio Reagan High School football team.

HR 971 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 8:23PM
Caption: Congratulating Brian Lillibridge on his graduation from the 64th Texas Game Warden and State Park Police Officer Cadet Class.

HR 972 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 8:24PM
Caption: Congratulating Cooper L. Wolken on his graduation from the 64th Texas Game Warden Cadet Class.

HR 973 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 4:59PM
Caption: Congratulating Conner R. Sumbera on his graduation from the 64th Texas Game Warden Cadet Class.

HR 974 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Mason D. Johnson on his graduation from the 64th Texas Game Warden Cadet Class.

HR 975 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Curtis W. Brock on his graduation from the 64th Texas Game Warden Cadet Class.

HR 976 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Adrian Navarro on his graduation from the 64th Texas Game Warden Cadet Class.

HR 1041 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 18 2021 8:38AM
Caption: Congratulating Joe Morales on his retirement as assistant principal of Memorial Junior High in Eagle Pass ISD.

HR 1114 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/19/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2021 9:51AM
Caption: In memory of Jeff Davis County Judge Kerith Risa Sproul-Hurley.

HR 1121 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/19/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2021 12:45PM
Caption: In memory of Ricardo Treviño of Eagle Pass.

HR 1142 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/25/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2021 6:19PM
Caption: Commending Pecos County Judge Joe Shuster on being named the 2021 Official of the Year by the West Texas County Judges and Commissioners Association.

HR 1143 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/25/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2021 6:19PM
Caption: In memory of Carlos F. "Chiquis" Santos.

HR 1144 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/25/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2021 6:19PM
Caption: Congratulating Jose Oscar Morales on his retirement as assistant principal of Memorial Junior High in Eagle Pass ISD.

HR 1184 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2021 8:39AM
Caption: Recognizing the Eagle Pass Jeep Club for its contributions to the community.

HR 1185 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2021 8:39AM
Caption: Honoring Enrique and Margarita Ramos of Eagle Pass for their activism.

HR 1440 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 12:52PM
Caption: In memory of Francisco A. Martinez of Eagle Pass.

HR 1453 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 2:29PM
Caption: In memory of Roberto M. "Red" Soto of Del Rio.

HR 1454 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 1:04PM
Caption: In memory of Alfonso M. Soto Jr.

HR 1488 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 10:23PM
Caption: Congratulating Chief Warrant Officer Three Marlene Angelica Rivera on her retirement from the U.S. Army.

HR 1649 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 12:40PM
Caption: Congratulating the Amistad Eagle All-Stars Purple Reign cheerleading team on winning the 2021 D2 Summit National Championship.

HR 1664 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 12:37PM
Caption: In memory of Officer Santos Hernandez of the Eagle Pass ISD Police Department.

HR 1669 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 12:43PM
Caption: Congratulating the Fitzsimons and Howard families on their receipt of the 2021 Lone Star Land Steward Leopold Conservation Award by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.

HR 1670 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 12:46PM
Caption: Congratulating the Kelly W. Walker family on their receipt of a 2021 Lone Star Land Steward Ecoregion Award by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.

HR 1671 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 12:48PM
Caption: Congratulating Katherine Jane Moore Crittendon and Lynn H. Crittendon on their receipt of a 2021 Lone Star Land Steward Ecoregion Award by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.

HR 1758 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 7:47PM
Caption: Commending Ann Jacobo for her service as legislative director in the office of State Representative Eddie Morales Jr. during the 87th Legislative Session.

HR 1771 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 9:42AM
Caption: Commending Daniel A. Arizpe for his service as a Fellow of the Moreno/Rangel Legislative Leadership Program and as communications director in the office of State Representative Eddie Morales Jr.

HR 1775 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 9:46AM
Caption: Commending Rachel Elenniss for her service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Morales Jr. during the 87th Legislative Session.

HR 1776 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 9:54AM
Caption: Commending William Jacob Ayers-Briseno for his service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Morales Jr. during the 87th Legislative Session.

HR 1783 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 9:42AM
Caption: Congratulating Frank and Martha Mendoza on the expansion of their McDonald's franchises in South Central Texas.

HR 2086 Author: Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/30/2021 H 3 hr. notice-for consideration
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 4305.

Joint Author (70):
HB 33 Author: Dominguez | Tinderholt | Morales, Eddie | Ellzey | Cortez
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to measures to facilitate the award of postsecondary course credit leading to workforce credentialing based on military experience, education, and training and to prepare veterans for employment in certain industries.

HB 43 Author: Dominguez | Guillen | Morales, Eddie | Cole
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: 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.

HB 94 Author: Reynolds | Morales, Eddie | Guillen
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees.

HB 111 Author: Minjarez | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Elections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety.

HB 131 Author: Bernal | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of a Medicaid buy-in program for certain low-income individuals through the expansion of Medicaid under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

HB 171 Author: Bernal | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

HB 307 Author: Collier | Morales, Eddie | Guillen
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the possession of certain consumable hemp products containing a controlled substance or marihuana.

HB 390 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Shine | Morales, Eddie | González, Jessica
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/18/2021 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to requirements for human trafficking awareness and prevention in commercial lodging establishments; authorizing a civil penalty.

HB 425 Author: King, Ken | Morales, Eddie | Guillen
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the use of the universal service fund for the provision of broadband service in underserved rural areas.

HB 458 Author: Shaheen | Neave | Morales, Eddie | Krause | Jetton
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/09/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the collection and enforcement of withholding of income for the payment of child support.

HB 460 Author: Shaheen | Noble | Harless | Morales, Eddie | Minjarez
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the solicitation of pen pals by certain inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 548 Author: Frank | Lozano | Guillen | Buckley | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Blanco
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the temporary licensing of certain military veterans as health care providers to practice in underserved areas.

HB 581 Author: Hinojosa | Morales, Eddie | Parker | Bucy | Guillen
Last Action: 04/29/2021 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of suicide prevention information on student identification cards issued by a public institution of higher education.

HB 682 Author: Minjarez | Toth | Canales | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 04/08/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to notifying an alleged perpetrator of child abuse or neglect of the person's right to request an administrative review of the department's findings after an investigation by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 701 Author: Walle | Meza | Morales, Eddie | Ortega
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to simplified certification and recertification requirements for certain persons under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

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 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 739 Author: Lopez | Raymond | Morales, Eddie | Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/06/2021 S Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
Caption: Relating to a program administered by the Texas Veterans Commission to provide energy industry career training for veterans.

HB 783 Author: Cyrier | Morales, Eddie | Bonnen | Parker | Larson
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Parks and Wildlife Department regarding wind-powered energy devices; providing a civil penalty.

HB 786 Author: Oliverson | Tinderholt | Morales, Eddie | Canales
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to required cardiopulmonary resuscitation training for telecommunicators.

HB 803 Author: Middleton | Morales, Eddie | Cain | White | Pacheco
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to equal parenting orders in suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 911 Author: Patterson | Buckley | Schaefer | Ellzey | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Blanco
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to veterans.

HB 985 Author: Burns | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 04/26/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of information relating to human trafficking prevention in the curriculum of driver education and driving safety courses.

HB 1050 Author: Romero, Jr. | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to a study on employing mental health professionals or mental health response teams to assist when responding to a behavioral health-related emergency call.

HB 1108 Author: Dominguez | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of an individual to be issued a license to operate as a dispensing organization under the Texas Compassionate-Use Act, or to act as a director, manager, or employee of a dispensing organization, based on a criminal history background check.

HB 1109 Author: Dominguez | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the use of medical cannabis by veterans for post-traumatic stress disorder and the licensing of associated cultivating or dispensing organizations; authorizing fees.

HB 1294 Author: Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to an exemption from motor fuel taxes for certain fuel used by a rural transit district to provide public transportation.

HB 1301 Author: Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to services provided by colonia self-help centers and a study on colonias in this state.

HB 1350 Author: Minjarez | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to County Affairs: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to the publication of certain information regarding certain disciplinary appeals filed by police officers.

HB 1371 Author: Guerra | Guillen | King, Tracy O. | Muñoz, Jr. | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the continuation of the Trade Agricultural Inspection Grant Program.

HB 1379 Author: Patterson | White | Dominguez | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to required notice prohibiting firearms at certain businesses selling or serving alcoholic beverages and the prohibition on carrying certain weapons on those premises.

HB 1419 Author: Hull | White | Patterson | Morales, Eddie | Price
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the duties of a law enforcement agency regarding missing children and missing persons and to the duties of a justice of the peace or other investigator regarding unidentified bodies.

HB 1453 Author: Dominguez | Morales, Eddie | Guillen | Canales | Moody
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to the composition and duties of the Public Health Funding and Policy Committee.

HB 1572 Author: Craddick | Harless | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the rental and operation of electric generation equipment.

HB 1683 Author: Landgraf | Guillen | Ellzey | Toth | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating oil and gas operations within the State of Texas.

HB 1764 Author: Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain counties to impose a hotel occupancy tax and the use of revenue from that tax.

HB 1906 Author: Herrero | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to grants awarded to reimburse counties for the cost of monitoring defendants and victims in criminal cases involving family violence.

HB 1973 Author: Canales | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/06/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the investigation of municipal fire fighters in certain municipalities.

HB 1984 Author: Vasut | Gates | Cook | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Water, Agriculture, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the duration of a special open hunting season for game animals and certain game birds restricted to persons under 17 years old.

HB 2112 Author: Metcalf | Schaefer | White | Bell, Cecil | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 06/14/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the carrying of holstered handguns by handgun license holders.

HB 2115 Author: Romero, Jr. | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the provision of citizenship assistance to veterans by the Texas Veterans Commission.

HB 2116 Author: Krause | Darby | Oliverson | Martinez | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Powell
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to certain agreements by architects and engineers in or in connection with certain construction contracts.

HB 2210 Author: Raymond | Buckley | Guillen | Herrero | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/08/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the authority of a local government to enter into an intergovernmental support agreement with a branch of the armed forces of the United States.

HB 2343 Author: Geren | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/07/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the purchase of food and beverages by the Department of Public Safety for certain persons.

HB 2496 Author: Buckley | Guillen | Lopez | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for certain volunteer firefighters, fire protection personnel, and industrial firefighters.

HB 2593 Author: Moody | Guillen | Morales Shaw | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 05/30/2021 S House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the criminal penalties for the possession of certain tetrahydrocannabinols under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

HB 2640 Author: King, Tracy O. | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/04/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain political subdivisions to change the date on which their general election for officers is held.

HB 2645 Author: King, Tracy O. | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the election of certain junior college district trustees by plurality vote.

HB 2675 Author: Guillen | Morales, Eddie | Toth | Gates
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to a license to carry a handgun for a person who is at increased risk of becoming a victim of violence.

HB 2683 Author: Canales | Guerra | Fierro | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 04/22/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to remote and other meetings held under the open meetings law.

HB 2740 Author: Lopez | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
Caption: Relating to the posting of certain business and occupational licensing information on state agency websites and the Texas Veterans Portal.

HB 2825 Author: Bonnen | Morales, Eddie | Cyrier
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for certain loan and title insurance transactions involving foreign companies and real property located near military bases.

HB 2903 Author: Raymond | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to an instruction guide for family members and caregivers of veterans who have mental health disorders.

HB 2967 Author: Cason | White | Schaefer | Morales, Eddie | Canales
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the unlawful carrying of a handgun in a motor vehicle or watercraft.

HB 3023 Author: King, Ken | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/25/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain events for funding under the Major Events Reimbursement Program.

HB 3129 Author: Huberty | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the operation of a public school transportation system.

HB 3161 Author: Martinez | Morales, Eddie | Guillen
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of community paramedicine programs to coordinate health care services and improve health care provision.

HB 3266 Author: Raymond | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to personal contact information submitted by certain local officials to the Texas Division of Emergency Management and local health departments.

HB 3688 Author: Anderson | Guillen | Morales, Eddie | Lozano | González, Mary
Last Action: 05/03/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of the identity of certain landowners who participate in a State Soil and Water Conservation Board program to manage or eradicate an invasive species.

HB 3814 Author: Hunter | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 23 2021 10:13AM
Caption: Relating to the regulation by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the discharge of preproduction plastic from point and nonpoint sources to ensure zero discharge or release of plastic into water or onto land in the state and to ensure the prompt cleanup of any discharged or released plastic.

HB 3941 Author: Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to surcharges imposed for the use of a credit card and to certain reimbursements and discounts allowed for the collection and payment of sales and use taxes.

HB 3948 Author: King, Tracy O. | Guillen | Ramos | Morales, Eddie | Israel
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/29/2021 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the production and regulation of hemp and consumable hemp products; providing administrative penalties; creating a criminal offense.

HB 4018 Author: Capriglione | Guillen | Frank | Shaheen | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to legislative oversight and funding of improvement and modernization projects for state agency information resources.

HB 4099 Author: Murr | Oliverson | Morales, Eddie | Landgraf | VanDeaver
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an interim study of the appraisal of agricultural land for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 4110 Author: Leach | Harless | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the regulation of metal recycling; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 4146 Author: King, Tracy O. | Cole | Rodriguez | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/12/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: 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.

HB 4426 Author: King, Tracy O. | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain counties to cancel platted subdivisions that have remained undeveloped.

HB 4548 Author: Burns | Guillen | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 05/04/2021 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the issuance of oversize or overweight permits for vehicles transporting agricultural commodities during or preceding a disaster.

HR 673 Author: Murr | Morales, Eddie | King, Ken
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 27 2021 10:29AM
Caption: In memory of Dr. Robert Otto Dittmar II of Kerrville.

HR 674 Author: Murr | Morales, Eddie | King, Ken
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 27 2021 10:30AM
Caption: In memory of Dewey Douglas Stockbridge of Alpine.

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