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

Number of Bills: 6

Joint Sponsor (6):
SB 3 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Huberty | Toth | Metcalf | White
Last Action: 09/17/2021 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to civics training programs for certain public school social studies teachers and principals, parental access to certain learning management systems, and certain curriculum in public schools, including certain instructional requirements and prohibitions.

SB 8 Author: Bettencourt
Sponsor: Meyer | Metcalf | Burrows | Noble | Shine
Last Action: 09/17/2021 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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 and to the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in revenue.

SB 12 Author: Bettencourt | Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Meyer | Metcalf | Burrows | Button | Guillen
Last Action: 09/17/2021 E See remarks for effective date
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 and to the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue.

SB 14 Author: Creighton
Sponsor: King, Phil | Paddie | Burrows | Metcalf | Geren
Last Action: 09/01/2021 H Returned to committee: Sep 1 2021 4:55PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation by a municipality or county of certain employment benefits and policies.

SJR 2 Author: Bettencourt | Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Meyer | Metcalf | Burrows | Noble | Sanford
Last Action: 08/30/2021 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the reduction of the amount of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for general elementary and secondary public school purposes on the residence homestead of a person who is elderly or disabled to reflect any statutory reduction from the preceding tax year in the maximum compressed rate of the maintenance and operations taxes imposed for those purposes on the homestead.

SJR 8 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Metcalf | Burrows | Noble | Shine
Last Action: 08/06/2021 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a member of the legislature to be in the state in order to receive a per diem during a legislative session.

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