Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Rep. Will Metcalf
87th Legislature Second Called Session
Report Date: 12/3/2021

Number of Bills: 29

HB 1 Author: Bonnen
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 08/25/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to making appropriations for the legislature and legislative agencies.

HB 3 Author: Murr
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Constitutional Rights & Remedies: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
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 5 Author: Bonnen
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 09/17/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to making supplemental appropriations and giving direction regarding appropriations.

HB 6 Author: Klick | Noble | Oliverson | Cook | Frank
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to abortion complication reporting and the regulation of drug-induced abortion procedures, providers, and facilities; creating a criminal offense.

HB 8 Author: Rogers | Darby | Ashby | Parker | Bonnen
Coauthor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to a one-time supplemental payment of benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 12 Author: Smith | Cook | Harless | Kacal
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Constitutional Rights & Remedies: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
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 14 Author: Klick | Noble
Coauthor: Bell, Cecil | Bonnen | Burrows | Cain | Capriglione | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Constitutional Rights & Remedies: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to the use of information from the lists of noncitizens and nonresidents excused or disqualified from jury service.

HB 19 Author: Schofield
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Constitutional Rights & Remedies: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to the practices and procedures of federal elections.

HB 25 Author: Swanson | Noble | Morrison | Klick | Bonnen
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to requiring public school students to compete in interscholastic athletic competitions based on biological sex.

HB 26 Author: Toth | White | Oliverson | Cain | Anderson
Coauthor: Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | Burns | Cason | et al.
Last Action: 08/06/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a forensic audit of 2020 election results in certain counties.

HB 38 Author: Toth
Coauthor: Hefner | Metcalf | Patterson | Spiller | Tinderholt | et al.
Last Action: 08/06/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the definition of abuse of a child.

HB 39 Author: Toth
Coauthor: Biedermann | Hefner | Metcalf | Patterson | Tinderholt | et al.
Last Action: 08/06/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to protecting the medical freedom and bodily autonomy of employees with respect to immunization or vaccination status.

HB 40 Author: Toth
Coauthor: Metcalf | Tinderholt
Last Action: 08/06/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on certain training concerning race or sex, including a prohibition on state or local government contracts with companies that require that training; providing a civil penalty.

HB 57 Author: White | Noble | Cook
Coauthor: Hefner | Hull | King, Phil | Metcalf | Oliverson | et al.
Last Action: 08/06/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to state investments in social media companies that censor political speech.

HB 77 Author: Middleton
Coauthor: Biedermann | Hefner | Hull | Metcalf | Patterson | et al.
Last Action: 08/06/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public funds for lobbying activities.

HB 79 Author: Schaefer
Coauthor: Metcalf | Tinderholt
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of trespass while entering the state.

HB 96 Author: Hefner | Oliverson | Cook | Noble
Coauthor: Anderson | Harris | Hull | King, Phil | Leman | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to requiring public school students to compete in interscholastic athletic competitions based on biological sex.

HB 100 Author: Swanson | Klick | Morrison | Noble | Bonnen
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 08/07/2021 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 115 Author: Darby | Rogers | Kacal | Cook | Shine
Coauthor: Guillen | Hefner | Hull | Metcalf | Noble | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
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 | Longoria
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to reducing school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes through the use of certain surplus state revenue.

HB 128 Author: Schaefer | Cason | Hefner
Coauthor: Metcalf | Swanson | Tinderholt
Last Action: 08/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to government authority to require a person to wear a mask or personal protective equipment during a disaster.

HB 133 Author: Krause | Schaefer | Klick | Bonnen | Oliverson
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 08/09/2021 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 141 Author: Leach
Coauthor: Hefner | Metcalf | Patterson | Sanford | Spiller | et al.
Last Action: 08/30/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting face covering mandates for public school students.

HB 142 Author: Oliverson
Coauthor: Metcalf | Tinderholt
Last Action: 08/10/2021 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 154 Author: Leman | White
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain criminal offenses committed in the course of or for the purpose of avoiding certain law enforcement checkpoints or evading an arrest or detention; increasing criminal penalties.

HB 175 Author: Noble | Leach | Cook
Coauthor: Bell, Keith | Buckley | Hefner | Hull | King, Phil | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting a requirement that a public school student receive a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine.

HB 182 Author: Noble | Cook | Leach | Sanford | Frank
Coauthor: Biedermann | Buckley | Cain | Capriglione | Cyrier | et al.
Last Action: 08/16/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to exemptions from certain vaccination requirements.

HJR 1 Author: Kacal | Smith | Murr | Cook | Price
Coauthor: Anderson | Bell, Keith | Burns | Capriglione | Harless | et al.
Last Action: 08/23/2021 H Referred to Constitutional Rights & Remedies: Aug 23 2021 6:08PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a judge or magistrate to impose the least restrictive conditions of bail that may be necessary and authorizing the denial of bail under some circumstances to a person accused of a violent or sexual offense or of continuous trafficking of persons.

HR 96 Author: Darby | Shine
Coauthor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 08/28/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Amending House Rule 4 Section 9, and Rule 5, Sections 3 and 8.

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