Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jim Keffer
83rd Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 8/17/2019

Number of Bills: 56

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (34):
HB 951 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/12/2013 H Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

HB 1051 Author: Keffer | Lavender
Last Action: 03/21/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the application of certain concealed handgun license laws to United States attorneys and assistant United States attorneys and to the authority of those attorneys to carry certain weapons.

HB 1094 Author: Keffer | Anchia | Ritter | Villarreal | Strama
Last Action: 03/20/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing assessments for water and energy improvements in districts designated by municipalities and counties.

HB 1237 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Eastland Memorial Hospital District.

HB 1259 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the dissolution of the Cisco Hospital District; authorizing the imposition of a tax.

HB 1336 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/11/2013 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to funding for state and county roads affected in areas of increased energy production.

HB 1383 Author: Keffer | Ratliff | Howard | Alonzo | King, Susan
Last Action: 04/29/2013 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the state contribution for the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 1877 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/04/2013 H Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the operation of and license plates for private buses.

HB 2016 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the receipt or consideration of a petition requesting detachment and annexation by the board of trustees of a school district after adoption of consolidation resolutions.

HB 2184 Author: Keffer | Pitts | Crownover | Anchia
Last Action: 05/10/2013 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the partition of mineral interests of a charitable trust.

HB 2300 Author: Keffer | King, Tracy O.
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to funding and donations for county transportation projects, including projects of county energy transportation reinvestment zones.

HB 2362 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the efficiency review of river authorities.

HB 2363 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/11/2013 H Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to a credit against the access fee for a private dock charged by the Brazos River Authority in the event of a drought.

HB 2571 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Fraser
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the inspection of certain information regarding the production, transportation, sale, and marketing of oil and gas from state land; imposing an administrative penalty.

HB 2590 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Eltife
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the foreclosure sale of property subject to an oil or gas lease.

HB 2591 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/18/2013 H Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the sale by the Brazos River Authority and regulation of certain residential and commercial real property in the immediate vicinity of Possum Kingdom Lake.

HB 2592 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/18/2013 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the liability of certain special-purpose districts or authorities providing water to a purchaser for the generation of electricity.

HB 2661 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/18/2013 H Referred to Energy Resources
Caption: Relating to the information required to be provided by a payor of proceeds from the sale of oil or gas from an oil or gas well to a payee.

HB 2982 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the power of the Railroad Commission of Texas to adopt and enforce safety standards applicable to the transportation by pipeline of hazardous liquids, carbon dioxide, and natural gas in rural locations.

HB 3315 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/19/2013 H Referred to Energy Resources
Caption: Relating to the regulation of reuse and recycling of produced water from oil and gas activities.

HB 3316 Author: Keffer | Workman | Deshotel
Last Action: 05/09/2013 H Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to an account or bond for construction retainage under certain contracts.

HB 3317 Author: Keffer | King, Ken
Last Action: 04/16/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the exemption of a water well from certain permitting by and compliance with rules of a groundwater conservation district.

HB 3332 Author: Keffer
Sponsor: Fraser
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to junior college district territory annexation and program approval in certain counties.

HB 3638 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/25/2013 H Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to changing the fee for registering a recreational vehicle or certain trailers.

HB 3639 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/25/2013 H Referred to Energy Resources
Caption: Relating to a fund for certain county transportation infrastructure projects and the creation of County Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zones.

HR 892 Author: Keffer | Howard | Alonzo | Ratliff | King, Susan
Last Action: 03/21/2013 H Reported enrolled: Mar 21 2013 4:46PM
Caption: Recognizing March 18-22, 2013, as Texas Retired Teachers Week.

HR 1062 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 04/02/2013 H Reported enrolled: Apr 2 2013 6:10PM
Caption: In memory of Chief Eugene Steven Perdue of the Mineral Wells Fire Department.

HR 1063 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 04/02/2013 H Reported enrolled: Apr 2 2013 6:17PM
Caption: In memory of Eastland firefighter Gregory Mack Simmons, who died in the line of duty.

HR 1107 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 03/26/2013 H Reported enrolled: Mar 26 2013 2:25PM
Caption: Honoring the Brazos Pregnancy Clinic for its contributions to Hood County and the state.

HR 2394 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 05/22/2013 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2013 5:12PM
Caption: Commending Transforming Texas Waterfronts for its support of urban river development projects.

HR 2395 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 05/22/2013 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2013 7:45PM
Caption: Recognizing April 2013 as Damage Prevention Month.

HR 2853 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 05/26/2013 H Referred to Energy Resources
Caption: Urging the U.S. Department of the Interior to withdraw the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's proposed rule to regulate hydraulic fracturing on federal and tribal lands.

HR 3025 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 05/26/2013 H 3 hr. notice-for consideration
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1747.

HR 3050 Author: Keffer
Last Action: 05/29/2013 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2013 9:05AM
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1747.

Joint Author (22):
HB 407 Author: King, Phil | Cook | Keffer
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/16/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the Weatherford College District service area.

HB 535 Author: Davis, Yvonne | Reynolds | Keffer | Miles | Naishtat
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/25/2013 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the preference given by state agencies to goods offered by bidders in this state or manufactured, produced, or grown in this state or in the United States.

HB 553 Author: Otto | Aycock | Pitts | Darby | Keffer
Last Action: 03/13/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to firearms and the preservation of the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution; providing penalties.

HB 558 Author: Davis, Yvonne | Huberty | Reynolds | Keffer | Naishtat
Last Action: 03/27/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the purchase of iron, steel, and manufactured goods made in the United States for certain state, state-aided, and governmental entity construction projects.

HB 740 Author: Crownover | Thompson, Senfronia | Keffer
Sponsor: Deuell
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to newborn screening for critical congenital heart disease and other disorders.

HB 878 Author: Crownover | Keffer
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the filing with the state of electric logs by operators of oil-related or gas-related wells; providing a penalty.

HB 1009 Author: Villalba | Bonnen, Greg | Fletcher | Menéndez | Keffer
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a new category of law enforcement officer who shall be designated a school marshal, the training and appointment of certain employees of a school district or open-enrollment charter school as school marshals, and the rights, restrictions, limitations, and responsibilities of school marshals; authorizing the imposition of a fee.

HB 1102 Author: Harper-Brown | Keffer | Morrison | Martinez, "Mando" | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/16/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the accommodation of pedestrians, bicyclists, persons with disabilities, children, senior citizens, users of public transportation, movers of commercial goods, and motorists on streets and highways.

HB 1423 Author: Deshotel | Keffer | Harless | Anchia | Callegari
Last Action: 03/12/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to multiple public school graduation plans for student success and economic competitiveness; creating an offense.

HB 1736 Author: Anchia | Rose | Keffer | Hughes | Bohac
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 05/16/2013 S Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to a temporary exemption from ad valorem taxation of property used to collect, process, and deliver landfill-generated gas.

HB 1784 Author: Farney | Keffer | Paddie | Lucio III | Longoria
Last Action: 05/08/2013 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the provision of career and technology education courses in certain partnership programs to provide high school dropout recovery.

HB 1863 Author: Wu | Keffer
Last Action: 04/29/2013 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the amounts of the administrative, civil, and criminal penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas.

HB 2446 Author: Crownover | Keffer | King, Phil | Morrison | Lewis
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the definitions of advanced clean energy projects and clean energy projects and to franchise tax credits for certain of those projects.

HB 2760 Author: Branch | Anderson | King, Susan | Keffer | Longoria
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/14/2013 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to partnerships between the Texas State Technical College System and public junior colleges.

HB 2767 Author: King, Phil | Keffer | Lewis
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 05/28/2013 E Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the treatment and recycling for beneficial use of certain waste arising out of or incidental to the drilling for or production of oil or gas.

HB 2823 Author: Villalba | Keffer | Ritter | Bonnen, Dennis | Guillen
Last Action: 04/09/2013 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to expedited permitting and economic development; authorizing a surcharge.

HB 2835 Author: King, Ken | Keffer
Last Action: 05/01/2013 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to monthly support received from the universal service fund.

HB 3168 Author: King, Susan | Keffer
Last Action: 05/07/2013 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to wind energy facilities and the rights of owners of land on which wind energy facilities are located.

HB 3720 Author: Martinez Fischer | Geren | Keffer
Last Action: 03/25/2013 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to certain limitations on a journalist's qualified privilege not to testify.

HCR 26 Author: Flynn | Keffer | Taylor, Van | Creighton | Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 04/30/2013 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Urging the United States Congress to repeal the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

HR 1221 Author: Sheffield, J. D. | Keffer
Last Action: 04/04/2013 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2013 12:02PM
Caption: Congratulating the girls' basketball team of North Central Texas Academy in Granbury on winning the 2013 TAPPS 1A state championship.

HR 1474 Author: Anderson | Paddie | Longoria | King, Susan | Keffer
Last Action: 04/15/2013 H Reported enrolled: Apr 15 2013 9:29AM
Caption: Recognizing April 17, 2013, as Texas State Technical College System Day at the State Capitol.

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