Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Lyle Larson
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/22/2019

Number of Bills: 36

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (19):
HB 49 Author: Larson | Flynn
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to daylight saving time.

HB 337 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the use of emergency engine cutoff switches on motorboats; creating a criminal offense.

HB 412 Author: Larson
Last Action: 02/20/2019 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 20 2019 12:02PM
Caption: Relating to an annual football game between The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University.

HB 720 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to appropriations of water for recharge of aquifers and use in aquifer storage and recovery projects.

HB 721 Author: Larson | Guillen
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the duty of the Texas Water Development Board to conduct studies of and prepare and submit reports on aquifer storage and recovery and aquifer recharge projects.

HB 722 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the development of brackish groundwater.

HB 723 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to a requirement that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality obtain or develop updated water availability models for certain river basins.

HB 724 Author: Larson
Last Action: 04/25/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the authorization by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the discharge, diversion, and transfer or other reuse of treated brackish groundwater and return flows derived from treated brackish groundwater.

HB 725 Author: Larson
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the date of the primary election and related procedures.

HB 726 Author: Larson
Last Action: 05/08/2019 S Referred to Water & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the regulation of groundwater.

HB 807 Author: Larson | Shine
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the state and regional water planning process.

HB 1052 Author: Larson | Toth
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to use the state participation account of the water development fund to provide financial assistance for the development of certain facilities.

HB 1617 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/27/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the deadline by which the Texas Water Development Board is required to identify and designate brackish groundwater production zones for certain areas of the state.

HB 1904 Author: Larson | Lopez
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to withdrawals of water from the Edwards Aquifer to supply a military installation.

HB 2846 Author: Larson | Metcalf | Zerwas | Price | Thompson, Ed
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the sale of the Allens Creek Reservoir project.

HB 3784 Author: Larson | Flynn | Deshotel | Murr | Morrison
Last Action: 04/26/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to authorizing a statewide referendum allowing voters to indicate a preference for observing standard time year-round or observing daylight saving time year-round.

HB 4570 Author: Larson
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to establishing an advisory board to study surface water and groundwater interaction.

HJR 117 Author: Larson | Sheffield | Morrison | Murr | Guillen
Last Action: 04/24/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a statewide referendum allowing voters to indicate a preference for exempting this state from daylight saving time or observing daylight saving time year-round.

HR 752 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2019 11:00AM
Caption: In memory of Dovie Lee Jackson of Austin and Bastrop.

Joint Author (17):
HB 13 Author: Phelan | Larson | Longoria | Guerra | Zerwas
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/16/2019 S No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to flood planning, mitigation, and infrastructure projects; making an appropriation.

HB 26 Author: Metcalf | Larson | Phelan | Huberty | Oliverson
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the notification of affected persons of certain releases of water from certain dams.

HB 37 Author: Minjarez | Larson | Zedler | Pacheco | Kuempel
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of mail theft.

HB 347 Author: King, Phil | Huberty | Bell, Cecil | Larson
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to consent annexation requirements.

HB 478 Author: Phelan | Larson | Longoria | Guerra | Zerwas
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the funding of flood planning, mitigation, and infrastructure projects.

HB 881 Author: Bell, Cecil | Larson
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the right of a parent of a deceased person to view the person's body before an autopsy is performed.

HB 1066 Author: Ashby | Larson
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/21/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to extensions of an expired permit for the transfer of groundwater from a groundwater conservation district.

HB 1325 Author: King, Tracy O. | Larson | Gutierrez | Rodriguez | Burrows
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the production and regulation of hemp; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees; creating criminal offenses; providing civil and administrative penalties.

HB 1365 Author: Lucio III | Zerwas | Thompson, Senfronia | Anchia | Larson
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, processing, distribution, transportation, research, testing, and delivery of low-THC cannabis for medical use by patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of cannabis dispensing organizations, cannabis research organizations, and cannabis testing facilities; establishing the cannabis therapeutic research review board; authorizing fees.

HB 1522 Author: Paddie | Larson | Herrero
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a prohibition against covenants not to compete for independent contractors in connection with oil and gas operations.

HB 1964 Author: Ashby | Larson
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the procedure for action on certain applications for an amendment to a water right.

HB 2188 Author: Frullo | Larson
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the operation of electric and nonelectric bicycles.

HB 2794 Author: Morrison | Larson | Lucio III | Phelan | Price
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the administration of emergency management in this state.

HB 3246 Author: Darby | Geren | Larson
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
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 3266 Author: Raney | Larson | Sheffield | Flynn | Bell, Cecil
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to fees charged to students enrolled at component institutions of The Texas A&M University System.

HB 4517 Author: Parker | Capriglione | Sanford | King, Phil | Larson
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a work group on blockchain matters concerning this state.

HCR 86 Author: Springer | Holland | Martinez Fischer | Gervin-Hawkins | Larson
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the Bowie knife as the official state knife of Texas.

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