Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. John T. Smithee
80th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/20/2018

Number of Bills: 35

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (30):
HB 534 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Seliger
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing the lease or conveyance of certain real property owned by Amarillo College.

HB 694 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/03/2007 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the declination of compensation by a candidate for a county or precinct office.

HB 728 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/18/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of unsworn declarations and certifications.

HB 871 Author: Smithee | Paxton | Bonnen
Last Action: 04/03/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the total revenue exemption for the franchise tax.

HB 1176 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 03/29/2007 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to providing that a municipality may allow a municipal fire marshal or arson investigator to travel in an unmarked municipal vehicle when performing official duties.

HB 1226 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 05/07/2007 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the subrogation interests of certain political subdivisions or insurance carriers providing reinsurance for subdivisions.

HB 1227 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/16/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of health benefit plan issuers and dissemination of information to patients, physicians, and other providers.

HB 1589 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 03/05/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to minimum insurance coverage amounts to establish evidence of financial responsibility under the Texas Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act.

HB 1590 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Averitt
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to lapse rates in the computation of reserves for certain life insurance contracts.

HB 2013 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/24/2007 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to recovery under uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage.

HB 2014 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/26/2007 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs; providing penalties.

HB 2015 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to the reporting of claim information under certain group health plans; providing administrative penalties.

HB 2016 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/17/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requirements for certain contracts with physicians and health care providers.

HB 2636 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Brimer
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of statutes relating to the Texas Department of Insurance, the business of insurance, and certain related businesses, to nonsubstantive additions to and corrections in the codified Insurance Code, and to conforming the provisions of that code that were codified by the 79th Legislature to other Acts of that legislature, including conforming amendments, repeals, and penalties.

HB 2638 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/03/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the exclusion from total revenue in computing the franchise tax of certain funds, reimbursements, and expenses related to certain legal services.

HB 2639 Author: Smithee | Heflin
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to risk management programs for members and advisors of student organizations at public and private postsecondary educational institutions and to certain insurance requirements for fraternities.

HB 2640 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/23/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the collection and use of certain information by insurers and related entities.

HB 2706 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/16/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to participation of hospitals in certain health care delivery networks.

HB 2959 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 03/15/2007 H Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to regulation of dairy products.

HB 2960 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Fraser
Last Action: 05/27/2007 H Conf. Comm. Report printed and distributed: May 27 2007 2:50AM
Caption: Relating to operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the Texas FAIR Plan Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the issuance of public securities.

HB 2961 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/10/2007 H Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the disposition of income at Palo Duro Canyon State Park.

HB 2962 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/11/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to district hearings and citizen suits for illegally drilling or operating a water well.

HB 3357 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 04/04/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to defining as a deceptive trade practice representing the franchise tax as a fee, charge, reimbursement, or other item on an invoice or mailing to a consumer.

HB 3358 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Effective on 9/1/07
Caption: Relating to prior approval of property and casualty insurance rates under certain circumstances.

HB 4111 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Seliger
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Randall County Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HR 735 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 03/28/2007 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2007 4:24PM
Caption: In memory of Texas Army National Guard Sergeant First Class Tommy I. Folks, Jr.

HR 736 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 03/28/2007 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2007 4:24PM
Caption: In memory of Texas State Trooper Matthew DeWayne Myrick of Hereford.

HR 2060 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 05/30/2007 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2007 12:02PM
Caption: Honoring the West Texas A&M University football team for its success during the 2005 and 2006 seasons.

HR 2061 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 05/30/2007 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2007 12:02PM
Caption: In memory of Frances Robbie Wileman Dudley of Austin.

HR 2062 Author: Smithee
Last Action: 05/30/2007 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2007 12:02PM
Caption: Honoring Dr. Russell Long of Amarillo on his professional achievements and congratulating him on his designation as president emeritus of West Texas A&M University.

Joint Author (5):
HB 842 Author: Raymond | Hughes | Paxton | Smithee | Rodriguez
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to public access to personal financial statements filed by judges and justices.

HB 1094 Author: Hughes | Rodriguez | Smithee | Laubenberg
Last Action: 04/25/2007 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to advance directives or health care or treatment decisions made by or on behalf of patients.

HB 3281 Author: King, Phil | Gattis | Phillips | Smithee | Hughes
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/15/2007 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the recovery of medical or health care expenses in civil actions.

HB 3323 Author: Homer | Hopson | Frost | Rose | Smithee
Last Action: 03/20/2007 H Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the election of the commissioner of insurance.

HR 530 Author: Isett, Carl | Swinford | Smithee | Jones, Delwin | Chisum
Last Action: 03/02/2007 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2007 7:56AM
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2007, as Panhandle and South Plains Day at the State Capitol.

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