Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Rep. Reggie Smith
88th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 4/12/2024

Number of Bills: 10

Report Sections: Sponsored Bills | Joint Sponsored Bills

Sponsor (6):
SB 52 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Smith
Last Action: 06/18/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the right of state hospital patients to designate an essential caregiver for in-person visitation.

SB 415 Author: Paxton
Sponsor: Smith
Last Action: 05/19/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to continuing education requirements for physicians regarding the identification and assistance of trafficked persons.

SB 1318 Author: Huffman
Sponsor: Smith
Last Action: 05/23/2023 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the release of defendants on bail, the duties of a magistrate in certain criminal proceedings, and the notice provided by peace officers to adult victims of family violence.

SB 1661 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Smith
Last Action: 06/18/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to a ballot scan system used in a central counting station.

SB 2310 Author: Hinojosa
Sponsor: Smith
Last Action: 06/18/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to longevity pay for certain prosecutors.

SJR 44 Author: Huffman | Hinojosa
Sponsor: Smith
Last Action: 05/23/2023 H Postponed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of bail under some circumstances to a person accused of certain violent or sexual offenses or of continuous trafficking of persons and requiring a judge or magistrate to impose the least restrictive conditions of bail that may be necessary to ensure the person's appearance in court as required and the safety of the community, law enforcement, and the victim of the alleged offense.

Joint Sponsor (4):
SB 1052 Author: Springer
Sponsor: González, Jessica | Smith | Bucy | Manuel | Cain
Last Action: 05/13/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the compensation of an election judge or clerk.

SB 1577 Author: Menéndez | Schwertner
Sponsor: King, Ken | Thompson, Senfronia | Hernandez | Patterson | Smith
Last Action: 05/19/2023 E Effective on 1/1/24
Caption: Relating to the Texas Real Estate Research Center, the Real Estate Research Advisory Committee, the Texas Real Estate Commission, and the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board; increasing a fee; authorizing a fee.

SB 1602 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Cain | Vasut | Schofield | Smith | Thompson, Ed
Last Action: 05/29/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to venue and choice of law for certain actions involving censorship by social media platforms.

SB 2208 Author: Parker
Sponsor: DeAyala | Bell, Keith | Toth | Smith | Craddick
Last Action: 05/23/2023 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the venue for the prosecution of an election offense.

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