Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Rep. Ken King
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 3/25/2019

Number of Bills: 24

HB 8 Author: Neave | Howard | Minjarez | Button | Lang
Coauthor: Allen | Anchia | Ashby | Blanco | Bowers | et al.
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations for certain sexual offenses and the collection, analysis, and preservation of evidence of sexual assault and other sex offenses.

HB 16 Author: Leach | Bonnen, Greg | Klick | Oliverson | Morrison
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to enforcement of the rights of a living child born after an abortion; creating a civil cause of action.

HB 39 Author: Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Turner, Chris
Coauthor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Ashby | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of certain time limitations on the award of grants by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Oversight Committee.

HB 43 Author: Hinojosa | Allen | Bailes | Dutton | VanDeaver
Coauthor: Allison | Bernal | Cole | Collier | Cortez | et al.
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Relating to the admission policy of an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 361 Author: Israel | Zerwas | Wilson | Ashby
Coauthor: Allen | Anchia | Beckley | Bernal | Blanco | et al.
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 685 Author: Clardy | White | Ashby | Lambert
Coauthor: Bell, Keith | Cyrier | Darby | Harris | Holland | et al.
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to immunity from liability of a court clerk and county for the disclosure or release of certain court documents and information contained in the court documents.

HB 686 Author: Clardy | White | Ashby | Lambert
Coauthor: Bell, Keith | Cyrier | Darby | Harris | Israel | et al.
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to making permanent the former temporary increases in records archive fees and records management and preservation fees charged by district and county clerks.

HB 703 Author: Harris | Allison | Frank
Coauthor: Clardy | King, Ken
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of birth records.

HB 749 Author: Zerwas | Thompson, Senfronia | Sheffield | Anchia | Oliverson
Coauthor: Calanni | Cole | Davis, Sarah | Farrar | Guerra | et al.
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the distribution, possession, purchase, consumption, and receipt of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and tobacco products.

HB 885 Author: Raney | Stucky | Anchia | Harless | Lambert
Coauthor: Bucy | Canales | Johnson, Julie | King, Ken | Minjarez | et al.
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to wage requirements for community rehabilitation programs participating in the purchasing from people with disabilities program.

HB 991 Author: Burns
Coauthor: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | et al.
Last Action: 02/25/2019 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Feb 25 2019 6:10PM
Caption: Relating to the acquisition of real property by an entity with eminent domain authority.

HB 1047 Author: Guillen | Murr | Leman | Lambert
Coauthor: King, Ken
Last Action: 03/28/2019 H Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to authority of certain officers of certain counties to disburse or direct payment of county funds for salaries or expenses.

HB 1214 Author: Cyrier | Zerwas | Price | Turner, Chris | Rose
Coauthor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to the allocation to and use by the Parks and Wildlife Department and Texas Historical Commission of certain proceeds from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

HB 1397 Author: Phelan | Metcalf | Paddie | Price | Moody
Coauthor: Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Burrows | Cain | et al.
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the establishment of rates for certain non-ERCOT utilities.

HB 1446 Author: Kuempel | Ashby | Bell, Keith | King, Phil | Price
Coauthor: Buckley | Cyrier | Darby | Dean | González, Mary | et al.
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to use of an electric cooperative's easements or property for broadband service.

HB 1521 Author: Burrows | Moody | Leach | Longoria | Meyer
Coauthor: Ashby | Blanco | Canales | Capriglione | Cole | et al.
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to liability of certain political subdivisions in certain workers' compensation actions.

HB 1576 Author: Phelan | Paddie | Springer | González, Mary | Rose
Coauthor: Allison | Anchia | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the delivery of certain transportation services under Medicaid and certain other health and human services programs.

HB 1631 Author: Stickland | Collier | Burrows | Canales | Thompson, Senfronia
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of photographic traffic signal enforcement systems.

HB 1632 Author: Bell, Keith | VanDeaver | González, Mary | Meyer | Bernal
Coauthor: Allison | Ashby | Buckley | Canales | Holland | et al.
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to students eligible to receive compensatory, intensive, and accelerated instructional services.

HB 1739 Author: Geren | Davis, Yvonne
Coauthor: King, Ken
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to recovery under uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage.

HB 2048 Author: Zerwas | Darby | Longoria | Davis, Sarah | Howard
Coauthor: King, Ken | Miller | Wu
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 5 2019 12:19PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; eliminating program surcharges; authorizing and increasing criminal fines; increasing a fee.

HB 4617 Author: Burrows
Coauthor: King, Ken
Last Action: 03/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory.

HJR 12 Author: Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Coleman
Coauthor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to increase the maximum bond amount authorized for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

HJR 39 Author: Cyrier | Price | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Rose
Coauthor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 12 2019 12:38PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appropriation of the net revenue received from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

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