Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jeff Leach
88th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 4/12/2024

Number of Bills: 145

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (83):
HB 200 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/05/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the reestablishment of the Prosecuting Attorneys Coordinating Council.

HB 1610 Author: Leach | Burrows | Meyer | Metcalf | Goldman
Last Action: 04/12/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the defense of this state or a state agency in actions challenging the constitutionality of a state statute.

HB 1732 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/07/2023 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 7 2023 12:31PM
Caption: Relating to the reestablishment of the Prosecuting Attorneys Coordinating Council.

HB 1733 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/07/2023 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 7 2023 12:31PM
Caption: Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.

HB 1734 Author: Leach | Patterson
Last Action: 04/20/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of parentage and the duty to pay child support.

HB 1735 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/07/2023 H Referred to Elections: Mar 7 2023 12:31PM
Caption: Relating to the penalty for the offense of illegal voting; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 1736 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/24/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of a coconspirator in a capital murder case and the review of certain convictions by the Board of Pardons and Paroles.

HB 1737 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/18/2023 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to automatic orders of nondisclosure of criminal history record information for certain misdemeanor defendants following successful completion of a period of deferred adjudication community supervision.

HB 1738 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/12/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to severance pay for political subdivision employees and independent contractors.

HB 1739 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/24/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the rights of victims, guardians of victims, and close relatives of deceased victims in the criminal justice system.

HB 1740 Author: Leach | Garcia
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/27/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the issuance of state parklands passports to and a waiver of certain state park fees for certain veterans, active duty armed forces members, and certain family members of a person who died while serving in the United States armed forces.

HB 1741 Author: Leach | Schofield | Moody
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to creating a criminal offense for the unauthorized disclosure of non-public judicial opinions and judicial work product.

HB 1742 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/14/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to increasing the minimum term of imprisonment and changing the eligibility for community supervision, mandatory supervision, and parole for persons convicted of intoxication manslaughter.

HB 1743 Author: Leach | Noble | Jones, Venton | Collier | Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/12/2023 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a memorandum of understanding between the Health and Human Services Commission and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to assess the eligibility of certain inmates for supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits on discharge or release from confinement.

HB 1744 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/26/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the use of a high occupancy vehicle lane by an operator of a motor vehicle who is pregnant.

HB 1745 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/02/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to vicarious liability of a transportation network company for acts of a driver using the company's digital network.

HB 1747 Author: Leach | Jones, Venton
Last Action: 05/04/2023 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the consequences of a criminal conviction on a person's eligibility for an occupational license.

HB 1748 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/24/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the use of a facsimile signature on certain public securities and related certificates.

HB 1763 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/22/2023 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the disposition of money from certain attorney accounts delivered to the comptroller as unclaimed property.

HB 1764 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/07/2023 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 7 2023 12:31PM
Caption: Relating to the exclusion of certain witnesses during a criminal proceeding.

HB 1942 Author: Leach | Meyer | Patterson | Moody | Rose
Last Action: 05/12/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the regulation of sports wagering; requiring occupational permits; authorizing fees; imposing a tax; decriminalizing wagering on certain sports events; creating criminal offenses; providing administrative penalties.

HB 1961 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/08/2023 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 8 2023 12:09PM
Caption: Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 1962 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/24/2023 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: 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.

HB 1963 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/09/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to construction contract trust funds.

HB 2013 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/08/2023 H Referred to Elections: Mar 8 2023 12:09PM
Caption: Relating to the withdrawal of a candidate in a runoff primary election.

HB 2014 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/04/2023 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to reimbursement for jury service.

HB 2015 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/24/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the exemption from jury service for persons over a certain age.

HB 2022 Author: Leach | Patterson
Sponsor: King
Last Action: 06/09/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to residential construction liability.

HB 2024 Author: Leach | Patterson | Gervin-Hawkins
Sponsor: King
Last Action: 06/09/2023 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to statutes of limitation and repose for certain claims arising out of residential construction.

HB 2265 Author: Leach | Guillen | Martinez
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/24/2023 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the award of compensatory damages caused by certain delays under governmental construction contracts.

HB 2266 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 05/24/2023 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to judicial review of certain local laws applicable to state license holders.

HB 2267 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/09/2023 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Mar 9 2023 2:44PM
Caption: Relating to the sale of unplatted lots in certain subdivisions of land.

HB 2383 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/03/2023 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to court deposition and transcription services and fees and to court reporters and certified court interpreters; establishing a civil penalty.

HB 2384 Author: Leach | Murr | Johnson, Julie | Cain | Moody
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/12/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to court administration, including the knowledge, efficiency, training, and transparency requirements for candidates for or holders of judicial offices.

HB 2656 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/13/2023 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 13 2023 3:37PM
Caption: Relating to an increase in the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district, an adjustment in the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect increases in the exemption amount, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue.

HB 2657 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/09/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to voidable provisions contained in certain construction contracts.

HB 2658 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 06/12/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to grounds for the involuntary termination of the parent-child relationship.

HB 2687 Author: Leach | Flores
Last Action: 05/15/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the age at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over a child and to the minimum age of criminal responsibility.

HB 2778 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/25/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of the State Office of Administrative Hearings.

HB 2779 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/26/2023 S House appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the compensation and retirement benefits of certain elected state officials.

HB 2780 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/21/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the reporting of mental health and intellectual disability information with respect to certain children for purposes of a federal firearm background check.

HB 2781 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/13/2023 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 13 2023 3:37PM
Caption: Relating to the automatic stay of proceedings pending an interlocutory appeal of a denial of a motion to dismiss in an action involving the exercise of certain constitutional rights.

HB 3156 Author: Leach
Sponsor: LaMantia
Last Action: 06/11/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to liability of engineers and certain business entities performing construction monitoring and inspection services for the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 3157 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/05/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to emergency intervention proceedings concerning a decedent's estate.

HB 3158 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/02/2023 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to occupational licensing of inmates in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 3159 Author: Leach | Bucy
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/17/2023 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the use of an accessible absentee mail system by certain voters.

HB 3168 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/09/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the dormancy of certain judgments.

HB 3170 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/09/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain personal property from garnishment, attachment, execution, or other seizure.

HB 3186 Author: Leach | Garcia | Morales Shaw
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/10/2023 E Effective on 1/1/24
Caption: Relating to youth diversion strategies and procedures for children accused of certain fine-only offenses in municipal and justice courts and related criminal justice matters; authorizing fees.

HB 3200 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/03/2023 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the collection of certain judgments.

HB 3473 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/05/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the members of the Court Reporters Certification Advisory Board.

HB 3474 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/13/2023 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of and practices and procedures regarding proceedings in the judicial branch of state government, including the service of process and delivery of documents related to the proceedings, the administration of oaths, and the management of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission, and the composition of certain juvenile boards; establishing a civil penalty; increasing certain court costs; authorizing fees.

HB 3475 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/16/2023 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 16 2023 11:39AM
Caption: Relating to exemptions from COVID-19 vaccine requirements and vaccination status discrimination.

HB 3476 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/16/2023 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 16 2023 11:39AM
Caption: Relating to insurer restrictions and duties regarding repair of a motor vehicle covered under an insurance policy.

HB 3479 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/16/2023 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 16 2023 11:39AM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the broadband development office to award grants for certain facilities.

HB 3481 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain personal property from seizure under a court order to collect a judgment on a consumer debt.

HB 3502 Author: Leach | Oliverson | Leo-Wilson
Last Action: 05/10/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to required health benefit plan coverage for gender transition adverse effects and reversals.

HB 3504 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/26/2023 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to an application for emergency detention, procedures regarding court-ordered mental health services, and certain rights of patients admitted to private mental hospitals and certain other mental health facilities.

HB 3533 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/16/2023 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 16 2023 11:39AM
Caption: Relating to elimination of limitations periods for suits for personal injury arising from certain offenses against a child.

HB 4218 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 06/10/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to liability related to a duty to retrofit certain rented or leased motor vehicles with safety devices.

HB 4271 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/21/2023 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 21 2023 12:28PM
Caption: Relating to the use of hypnotically induced statements in a criminal trial.

HB 4272 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/25/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of certain documentation and records concerning victims of sexual assault and other sex offenses.

HB 4580 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/22/2023 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 22 2023 11:54AM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the denial of public benefits for certain students enrolled in a private school operated by a religious organization or providing religious instruction.

HB 4595 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 06/12/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to nonsubstantive additions to, revisions of, and corrections in enacted codes and to the nonsubstantive codification or disposition of various laws omitted from enacted codes.

HB 4598 Author: Leach | Hull | Oliverson | Goldman | Walle
Last Action: 03/28/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to catalytic converters, including criminal conduct involving catalytic converters; providing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty; increasing a fee.

HB 4601 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/22/2023 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 22 2023 11:54AM
Caption: Relating to certain suits for personal injury that arise as a result of conduct that violates certain Penal Code provisions concerning sexual offenses against a child but that are filed against certain persons who did not commit the conduct that violated those Penal Code provisions.

HB 4622 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/05/2023 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the manner in which certain criminal and juvenile proceedings are conducted.

HB 4624 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/22/2023 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 22 2023 11:54AM
Caption: Relating to gender modification procedures and treatments for certain minors; providing a civil penalty.

HB 4633 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/22/2023 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 22 2023 11:54AM
Caption: Relating to financial responsibilities and requirements of community supervision and corrections departments and certain judges.

HB 4750 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/22/2023 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 22 2023 11:54AM
Caption: Relating to increasing the maximum amount of a homestead exemption granted to disabled veterans

HB 4755 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/22/2023 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 22 2023 11:54AM
Caption: Relating to the services provided under the alternatives to abortion program.

HB 4810 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/23/2023 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 23 2023 12:03PM
Caption: Relating to transactions involving dealer agreements under the Fair Practices of Equipment Manufacturers, Distributors, Wholesalers, and Dealers Act

HJR 95 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/03/2023 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 3 2023 1:58PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to set a lower limit on the maximum appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.

HJR 102 Author: Leach | Meyer | Patterson | Moody | Canales
Last Action: 05/12/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to legalize wagering in this state on certain sporting events and requiring the legislature to dedicate to property tax relief at least 98 percent of the net state tax revenue generated from the wagering on sporting events.

HJR 122 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/13/2023 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 13 2023 3:37PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district and to adjust the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect increases in the exemption amount.

HR 254 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/16/2023 H Reported enrolled: Mar 16 2023 2:28PM
Caption: Congratulating former State Representative Jerry A. Madden on the occasion of his 80th birthday.

HR 364 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/01/2023 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2023 2:32PM
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the City of Plano.

HR 805 Author: Leach
Last Action: 03/29/2023 H Reported enrolled: Mar 29 2023 3:35PM
Caption: Recognizing March 28 and 29, 2023, as Collin County Days at the State Capitol.

HR 893 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/13/2023 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2023 12:40PM
Caption: Recognizing April 13, 2023, as Texas Food Bank Day at the State Capitol.

HR 987 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/20/2023 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2023 4:40PM
Caption: In memory of Saundra Gail Cullins Holland of Rockwall.

HR 988 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/20/2023 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2023 4:40PM
Caption: Commemorating Texas Deposition Reporting Day at the State Capitol on April 18, 2023.

HR 1111 Author: Leach
Last Action: 04/18/2023 H Reported enrolled: Apr 18 2023 3:06PM
Caption: Recognizing the 2023 Bob Bullock Scholars of Baylor University.

HR 2169 Author: Leach
Last Action: 05/30/2023 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2023 3:40PM
Caption: In memory of Ray Cox.

Joint Author (62):
HB 16 Author: Moody | Thompson, Senfronia | Johnson, Ann | Leach | Cook
Last Action: 05/15/2023 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the adjudication and disposition of cases involving delinquent conduct, certain juvenile court proceedings, and planning and funding for services for children in the juvenile justice system.

HB 17 Author: Cook | Moody | Leach | Metcalf | Burrows
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/07/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to official misconduct by and removal of prosecuting attorneys.

HB 19 Author: Murr | Leach | Landgraf | Meyer | Lujan
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/09/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the creation of a specialty trial court to hear certain cases; authorizing fees.

HB 55 Author: Johnson, Julie | Morales, Christina | Rogers | Leach | Cook
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 06/12/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the criminal offense of indecent assault; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 148 Author: Johnson, Julie | Leach
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 05/24/2023 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the Texas Medical Disclosure Panel.

HB 213 Author: Moody | Leach | Thompson, Senfronia | Buckley | Cook
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 05/19/2023 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to jury instructions regarding parole eligibility and the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.

HB 242 Author: Howard | Johnson, Julie | Slawson | Leach | Garcia
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/24/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to liability for the donation and distribution of feminine hygiene products.

HB 300 Author: Howard | Button | Neave Criado | Thierry | Leach
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/10/2023 S Co-sponsor authorized
Caption: Relating to an exemption from sales and use taxes for certain family care items.

HB 352 Author: González, Jessica | Smith | Moody | Leach | Bowers
Last Action: 04/26/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the representation of certain indigent applicants for a writ of habeas corpus.

HB 381 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Leach | Cook
Last Action: 05/15/2023 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.

HB 438 Author: Schofield | Leach | Johnson, Julie | Cook | Vasut
Last Action: 05/04/2023 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the annual base salary from the state of a district judge.

HB 446 Author: Craddick | Rose | Leach | Frank | Davis
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 05/15/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the terminology used in statute to refer to intellectual disability and certain references to abolished health and human services agencies.

HB 718 Author: Goldman | Turner | Sherman, Sr. | Leach | González, Jessica
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/12/2023 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the issuance of certain tags, permits, and license plates authorizing the movement of vehicles and the transfer and renewal of certain license plates.

HB 727 Author: Rose | Thompson, Senfronia | Hernandez | Leach
Last Action: 04/06/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with severe mental illness.

HB 791 Author: Harrison | Vasut | Leach
Last Action: 05/10/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to state agency review of adopted rules.

HB 841 Author: Ordaz | Leach | Moody
Sponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 06/10/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to certain judicial statistics and related information gathered by the Texas Judicial Council.

HB 844 Author: Patterson | Thierry | Leach
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 06/09/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to crime victims' compensation for criminally injurious conduct in connection with trafficking of persons.

HB 888 Author: Slawson | Leach | Shaheen | Noble | Troxclair
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations on a health care liability claim involving certain gender modification drugs provided to and procedures performed on a minor.

HB 1161 Author: Meyer | Leach | Bowers | Lujan
Sponsor: Parker
Last Action: 05/24/2023 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of home address information for victims of child abduction and to the administration of the address confidentiality program by the office of the attorney general.

HB 1203 Author: Ordaz | Meyer | Leach | Moody | Cook
Last Action: 05/09/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of cruelty to nonlivestock animals.

HB 1215 Author: Cook | Moody | Leach | Rosenthal | Anchía
Last Action: 05/16/2023 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to consideration of criminal history of applicants for public employment.

HB 1243 Author: Hefner | Spiller | Murr | Leach | Goldman
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/13/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the penalty for the offense of illegal voting; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 1355 Author: Sherman, Sr. | Allen | Bonnen | Canales | Leach
Last Action: 04/26/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to air conditioning requirements at facilities operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1475 Author: Ramos | Plesa | Johnson, Julie | Flores | Leach
Last Action: 03/03/2023 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 3 2023 1:58PM
Caption: Relating to continuing judicial training regarding family violence victims.

HB 1494 Author: Cain | Leach | Murr | Vasut | Slawson
Last Action: 03/03/2023 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 3 2023 1:58PM
Caption: Relating to the interpretation of certain laws protecting the free exercise of religion.

HB 1708 Author: Canales | Leach | Sherman, Sr. | Burrows | Moody
Last Action: 05/01/2023 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the temperature at which a facility operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice is maintained.

HB 1874 Author: Noble | Leach
Last Action: 05/05/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the award of attorney's fees in a civil asset forfeiture proceeding.

HB 1884 Author: Bhojani | Lujan | Moody | Talarico | Leach
Last Action: 05/05/2023 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to persons authorized to conduct a marriage ceremony.

HB 1906 Author: Stucky | Cook | Thimesch | Leach
Last Action: 05/08/2023 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the period for which a person arrested for certain crimes committed against a child may be held after bond is posted.

HB 1947 Author: Harrison | Vasut | Leach
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to de novo review and interpretation of state laws and state agency rules by reviewing court judges and administrative law judges.

HB 1977 Author: Morales Shaw | Cain | Leach | Moody | Plesa
Last Action: 05/09/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the creation of a pretrial intervention program for certain youth offenders; authorizing a fee.

HB 2007 Author: Martinez | Leach | Holland
Sponsor: Parker
Last Action: 06/09/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to a certificate of merit in certain actions against certain licensed or registered professionals.

HB 2205 Author: Walle | Leach | Hull
Last Action: 05/06/2023 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of United States Highway 59 in Harris County as the Deputy Sheriff Darren Almendarez Memorial Highway.

HB 2229 Author: Goodwin | Thompson, Senfronia | Sherman, Sr. | Raymond | Leach
Last Action: 04/28/2023 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the notice given to certain victims of family violence, stalking, harassment, or terroristic threat.

HB 2431 Author: Johnson, Julie | Leach
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to preparation of an appellate record in civil appeals.

HB 2626 Author: Tepper | Leach
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/13/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the availability on the Internet of certain reports of political contributions and expenditures.

HB 2696 Author: Howard | Cook | Leach | Bowers | Johnson, Ann
Last Action: 05/15/2023 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.

HB 2715 Author: Hull | Leach | Moody | Talarico | Lujan
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/13/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on following an individual and tracking or monitoring the individual's personal property or motor vehicle and to the criminal prosecution of that conduct.

HB 2964 Author: Noble | Holland | Shaheen | Leach | Thimesch
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to requirements for beneficial tax treatment related to a leasehold or other possessory interest in a public facility used to provide affordable housing.

HB 2966 Author: Noble | Shaheen | Holland | Leach | Thimesch
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to requirements for beneficial tax treatment related to a leasehold or other possessory interest in a public facility used to provide affordable housing.

HB 3028 Author: Meyer | Howard | Leach | Anchía | Shaheen
Last Action: 05/09/2023 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to a credit for prepayment of the amount required to be paid by a school district for the purchase of attendance credit under the public school finance system.

HB 3058 Author: Johnson, Ann | Leach | Slawson | Howard | Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/17/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain medical treatment to a pregnant woman by a physician or health care provider.

HB 3115 Author: Morales, Eddie | Leach | Cook | Harris, Cody | Canales
Last Action: 04/20/2023 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain retired or former district court judges for assignment as a visiting judge.

HB 3146 Author: Shaheen | Noble | Plesa | Leach
Last Action: 04/05/2023 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to information contained in the annual financial audit of certain regional transportation authorities.

HB 3183 Author: Schatzline | Moody | Cook | Leach | Bowers
Last Action: 05/15/2023 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the use of in-custody informant testimony in a criminal trial.

HB 3331 Author: Thimesch | Leach | Johnson, Julie | Vasut | Flores
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/17/2023 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 17 2023 4:34PM
Caption: Relating to a convicted felon serving as executor of a decedent's estate in certain circumstances.

HB 3485 Author: Bell, Keith | Leach | Patterson | Cook
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 06/10/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to a contractor's or subcontractor's right to elect not to proceed with additional work under a contract.

HB 3519 Author: Hull | Leach | Johnson, Julie | Vasut | Moody
Last Action: 05/10/2023 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to judicial training requirements regarding family violence.

HB 3555 Author: Plesa | Leach | Landgraf | Thierry
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the dissemination of certain school district ad valorem tax-related information.

HB 3739 Author: Klick | Moody | Rose | Leach | Swanson
Last Action: 05/12/2023 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the medical transportation and care for certain inmates in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 3756 Author: Flores | Bumgarner | Plesa | Leach | Anderson
Last Action: 05/01/2023 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to civil liability for removing certain individuals or animals from a motor vehicle.

HB 3929 Author: Cook | Leach | Price | Smith
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/11/2023 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the adoption by the Supreme Court of Texas of the Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act.

HB 4061 Author: Schatzline | Cook | Leach | Plesa | Bowers
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/24/2023 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting a registered sex offender in certain circumstances from going within a certain distance of the residence of the victim of the offense for which the offender is subject to registration.

HB 4216 Author: Morales, Christina | Darby | Leach | Bowers
Last Action: 05/06/2023 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to certain notifications related to the rights of crime victims.

HB 4557 Author: Darby | Leach | Bonnen | Guillen | Landgraf
Last Action: 05/08/2023 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to liability for capturing and storing carbon dioxide.

HB 4759 Author: Campos | Bernal | Garcia | Leach | Morales Shaw
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/17/2023 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to an attack by a dangerous dog; increasing criminal penalties.

HB 4779 Author: Bhojani | Moody | Rose | Darby | Leach
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2023 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of organized retail theft.

HB 5110 Author: Bhojani | Johnson, Julie | Leach | Flores | Lujan
Last Action: 05/11/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibited disqualifications for service as a juror.

HB 5159 Author: Bhojani | Moody | Bowers | Canales | Leach
Last Action: 05/10/2023 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to an argument before the jury after a subsequent jury charge in a criminal case.

HCR 22 Author: Cain | Vasut | Leach | Harris, Cody | Burrows
Last Action: 03/02/2023 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 2 2023 3:47PM
Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the "Keep Nine" amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

HCR 29 Author: Leo-Wilson | Dutton | Leach | Sherman, Sr. | Harris, Caroline
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/11/2023 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the second to last week in April as Texas Christian Heritage Week for a 10-year period ending in 2033.

HR 868 Author: Walle | Hull | Leach
Last Action: 03/30/2023 H Reported enrolled: Mar 30 2023 2:35PM
Caption: In memory of Deputy Darren Almendarez of the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

Texas Legislature Online - Report