Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Rep. Cody Vasut
87th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 10/23/2021

Number of Bills: 43

HB 1 Author: Bonnen
Coauthor: Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/12/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to making appropriations for the legislature and legislative agencies.

HB 2 Author: Smith | Kacal | Cook
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Bonnen | et al.
Last Action: 07/17/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to rules for setting the amount of bail, to the release of certain defendants on a monetary bond or personal bond, to related duties of certain officers taking bail bonds and of a magistrate in a criminal case, to charitable bail organizations, and to the reporting of information pertaining to bail bonds.

HB 3 Author: Murr
Coauthor: Allison | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | Bonnen | Buckley | et al.
Last Action: 07/17/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to election integrity and security, including by preventing fraud in the conduct of elections in this state; increasing criminal penalties; creating criminal offenses.

HB 6 Author: Klick | Oliverson | Frank | Noble | Cook
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Bonnen | et al.
Last Action: 07/13/2021 H Meeting cancelled
Caption: Relating to abortion complication reporting and the regulation of drug-induced abortion procedures, providers, and facilities; creating a criminal offense.

HB 20 Author: Cain | Burrows | Harris | Krause | White
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Bonnen | et al.
Last Action: 07/13/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to complaint procedures and disclosure requirements for and censorship of users' expressions by social media platforms.

HB 79 Author: Cason
Coauthor: Cain | Capriglione | Gates | Middleton | Sanford | et al.
Last Action: 07/07/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the determination of resident status of students by public institutions of higher education.

HB 80 Author: Murr
Coauthor: Holland | King, Phil | Metcalf | Noble | Sanford | et al.
Last Action: 07/07/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the elimination of school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes and the creation of a joint interim committee on the elimination of those taxes.

HB 85 Author: Rogers | Ashby | Darby | Perez
Coauthor: Allen | Allison | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | Bonnen | et al.
Last Action: 07/12/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 95 Author: Shaheen
Coauthor: Anderson | Bell, Keith | Bonnen | Buckley | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Referred to Constitutional Rights & Remedies: Jul 8 2021 10:31AM
Caption: Relating to civil liability for censorship by social media companies.

HB 107 Author: Middleton
Coauthor: Capriglione | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public funds for lobbying activities.

HB 114 Author: Middleton
Coauthor: Bonnen | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the expiration date of driver's licenses and renewal driver's licenses issued to noncitizens.

HB 115 Author: Middleton
Coauthor: Bonnen | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the identification of and prohibited cooperation by state and local entities with certain federal acts that violate the United States Constitution.

HB 116 Author: Middleton
Coauthor: Bonnen | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to vaccination requirements for health benefit plans or insurance policies provided to business entities.

HB 117 Author: Middleton | Bonnen | Buckley | Bell, Keith
Coauthor: Hefner | Huberty | Slawson | Swanson | Tinderholt | et al.
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the school district property value study conducted by the comptroller of public accounts.

HB 120 Author: Darby | Rogers | Kacal | Cook | Shine
Coauthor: Allison | Bailes | King, Phil | Krause | Kuempel | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Jul 9 2021 10:17AM
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 122 Author: Oliverson | Wilson | Toth
Coauthor: Allison | Bell, Keith | Buckley | Capriglione | Cook | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Jul 9 2021 10:17AM
Caption: Relating to the allocation and deposit of certain surplus state revenue to the property tax relief fund for use in reducing school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes.

HB 123 Author: Parker | Metcalf | Capriglione
Coauthor: Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Referred to Constitutional Rights & Remedies: Jul 9 2021 10:17AM
Caption: Relating to the security of voted ballots.

HB 159 Author: Capriglione
Coauthor: Allison | Metcalf | Parker | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Jul 9 2021 10:17AM
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living adjustment applicable to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 162 Author: Klick
Coauthor: Bonnen | King, Phil | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the use of information from the lists of noncitizens and nonresidents excused or disqualified from jury service.

HB 166 Author: Krause | Schaefer | Oliverson | Bonnen
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the provision of and professional liability insurance coverage for gender transitioning or gender reassignment medical procedures and treatments for certain children.

HB 178 Author: Toth
Coauthor: Bonnen | Cain | Capriglione | Cook | Hull | et al.
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to curriculum, materials, and activities in public schools.

HB 179 Author: Swanson
Coauthor: Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/08/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the separation based on biological sex of athletics teams sponsored by a public school or institution of higher education.

HB 181 Author: Toth
Coauthor: Ellzey | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the definition of abuse of a child.

HB 185 Author: Swanson
Coauthor: Bonnen | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to requiring public school and public institution of higher education students to compete in interscholastic athletic competitions based on biological sex.

HB 187 Author: Swanson | Klick | Noble
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to requiring public school students to compete in interscholastic athletic competitions based on biological sex.

HB 210 Author: Oliverson | Bonnen | Klick | Krause | Hefner
Coauthor: Cook | Ellzey | Metcalf | Noble | Price | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to protection of persons from participation in a health care service for reasons of conscience; providing a civil remedy; authorizing disciplinary action.

HB 212 Author: Hefner | Metcalf | Noble
Coauthor: Cain | Harris | Krause | Leman | Parker | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to requiring public school students to compete in interscholastic athletic competitions based on biological sex.

HB 217 Author: Ellzey | Cook | Noble | Middleton
Coauthor: Bonnen | Cain | Frank | Holland | Hull | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the required inclusion of a person's sex on a birth certificate and prohibited change of sex on the birth certificate of certain minors.

HB 220 Author: Schaefer
Coauthor: Bonnen | Krause | Metcalf | Sanford | Tinderholt | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to an interstate compact on border security and immigration enforcement.

HB 223 Author: Shine | Button
Coauthor: Bell, Keith | Dean | King, Phil | Parker | Shaheen | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the reduction of the amount of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homestead of an individual who is elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction from the preceding tax year in the district's maximum compressed rate.

HB 224 Author: Shine
Coauthor: Bell, Keith | Button | Dean | King, Phil | Parker | et al.
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the authority of a person who acquires a residence homestead to receive an ad valorem tax exemption for the homestead in the year in which the property is acquired.

HB 232 Author: White
Coauthor: Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to an interstate compact on border security and immigration enforcement.

HB 241 Author: Toth | Oliverson | White | Cain | Wilson
Coauthor: Anderson | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | Bonnen | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 07/12/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a forensic audit of 2020 election results in certain counties.

HB 243 Author: White
Coauthor: Bonnen | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/12/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to state investments in social media companies that censor political speech.

HB 248 Author: Hefner
Coauthor: Swanson | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/12/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to requirements for a voting system to be used in an election in this state.

HB 250 Author: White
Coauthor: Bonnen | Metcalf | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/12/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the removal, relocation, alteration, or construction of certain monuments or memorials located on public property; providing civil penalties.

HB 270 Author: Toth
Coauthor: Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/13/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the entitlement of a member of the legislature to receive certain state funds following an absence without leave when the applicable house of the legislature lacks a quorum to do business.

HB 273 Author: Jetton
Coauthor: Capriglione | Cook | Hull | Slawson | Swanson | et al.
Last Action: 07/14/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the release or disclosure of vaccination or immunization information to certain persons; providing a civil penalty.

HB 274 Author: Swanson | Klick | Noble
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 07/15/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to requiring public school and public institution of higher education students to compete in interscholastic athletic competitions based on biological sex.

HB 293 Author: Noble | Frank | Cook | Middleton
Coauthor: Hefner | Hull | Leman | Metcalf | Morrison | et al.
Last Action: 07/20/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to prohibited vaccination status discrimination and requirements for COVID-19 vaccines.

HB 298 Author: Burrows | Bonnen | Leach | Geren | Anderson
Coauthor: Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Buckley | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 07/23/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to athletic conference membership by institutions of higher education.

HJR 22 Author: Middleton
Coauthor: Bell, Keith | Capriglione | Cason | Cook | Frank | et al.
Last Action: 07/12/2021 H Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that members of the legislature are not entitled to receive a state salary, per diem, or reimbursement for mileage for an unexcused absence when the applicable house of the legislature lacks a quorum.

HJR 27 Author: Raney | Morrison | King, Phil | Price | Stucky
Coauthor: Darby | Swanson | Tinderholt | Vasut
Last Action: 07/22/2021 H Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment regarding certain organizational and procedural matters related to the legislature.

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