Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. John Kuempel
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/12/2019

Number of Bills: 45

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (34):
HB 481 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/12/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the storage and recovery of water in a portion of the Edwards Aquifer.

HB 532 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 02/20/2019 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 20 2019 12:02PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district composed of Guadalupe County.

HB 815 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county to require photo identification to file certain documents with the county clerk.

HB 892 Author: Kuempel | Deshotel | Bailes | Dean | Collier
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/21/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to county regulation of game rooms.

HB 1087 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to an exception to the titling requirement for certain vehicles; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1186 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the prizes awarded in certain pull-tab bingo games.

HB 1446 Author: Kuempel | Ashby | Bell, Keith | King, Phil | Price
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to use of an electric cooperative's easements or property for broadband service.

HB 1633 Author: Kuempel
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the imposition and rate of the county hotel occupancy tax in certain counties; authorizing the imposition of a tax.

HB 1634 Author: Kuempel
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the imposition, rate, and use of revenue derived from certain local hotel occupancy taxes; authorizing the imposition of a tax.

HB 1649 Author: Kuempel
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/22/2019 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the amount of and vehicles eligible for the light-duty motor vehicle purchase or lease incentive program.

HB 2152 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the delivery of alcoholic beverages from the premises of a mixed beverage permittee.

HB 2370 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to municipal standards for private roads or streets in a subdivision.

HB 2720 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to taxes imposed on vinous liquor.

HB 2726 Author: Kuempel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 1/1/20
Caption: Relating to the commencement of construction of a project following the issuance of a draft permit for a permit amendment to an air quality permit.

HB 3065 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to adoption by a stepparent.

HB 3068 Author: Kuempel
Sponsor: Flores
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the use of certain license plates on classic motor vehicles and travel trailers, custom vehicles, street rods, and certain exhibition vehicles.

HB 3174 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to covers or barriers on the windows and doors of and other obstructions of the view of certain alcoholic beverage retailers.

HB 3184 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the annexation of an unincorporated enclave by certain general-law municipalities.

HB 3185 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authority of certain general-law municipalities to annex an area without consent.

HB 3208 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to providing a sales and use tax refund or franchise tax credit for businesses that employ persons with disabilities.

HB 3438 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to distance requirements for premises issued a package store permit.

HB 3750 Author: Kuempel | Stickland
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/24/2019 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain municipal ordinances in the municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction.

HB 4233 Author: Kuempel | Thompson, Senfronia | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the labeling of wine as originating from this state.

HB 4238 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain municipal fees imposed on a landlord of a multiunit complex.

HB 4248 Author: Kuempel
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/22/2019 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to specifications for legal papers filed with a county clerk.

HB 4249 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to fees a municipality may charge certain air conditioning and refrigeration contractors.

HB 4320 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to restrictions on municipal regulation in certain areas.

HCR 167 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: May 6 2019 9:04PM
Caption: Urging Congress to pass legislation compensating the survivors and surviving families of the Sutherland Springs mass shooting for damages due to the failure of the U.S. Air Force to report the shooter's conviction to the FBI National Crime Information Center Database.

HR 253 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 21 2019 7:41PM
Caption: Recognizing February 19, 2019, as Texas Game Warden Day at the State Capitol.

HR 330 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2019 7:13PM
Caption: In memory of the victims of the Sutherland Springs First Baptist Church shooting.

HR 624 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2019 9:14AM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Kingsbury Volunteer Fire Department.

HR 661 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2019 9:34AM
Caption: Recognizing March 5, 2019, as Ed Tech Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1297 Author: Kuempel | King, Tracy O.
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 29 2019 2:16PM
Caption: In memory of Audrey Jean Hettinger of Seguin.

HR 2120 Author: Kuempel
Last Action: 05/27/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 27 2019 1:28PM
Caption: Commending the Office of the House Sergeant-at-Arms for its work during the 86th Legislative Session.

Joint Author (11):
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 222 Author: Krause | Kuempel
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting a municipality from requiring an employer to provide paid sick leave.

HB 1654 Author: Goldman | Krause | Kuempel
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation by a municipality or county of certain employment benefits and policies.

HB 1739 Author: Geren | Davis, Yvonne | Shine | Leach | Kuempel
Last Action: 05/09/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to recovery under uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage.

HB 2281 Author: Hinojosa | Kuempel | Longoria | Deshotel | Harris
Last Action: 04/12/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the consumption, possession, or sale of an alcoholic beverage at a stadium or athletic facility leased to a nonprofit or private entity by a school district.

HB 2303 Author: Moody | King, Phil | Thompson, Senfronia | Guillen | Kuempel
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the definition of a bet for purposes of gambling criminal offenses.

HB 2783 Author: Wilson | Murr | Kuempel
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome Advisory Council.

HB 3292 Author: Gutierrez | Flynn | Kuempel | Capriglione | Shaheen
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to sale-leaseback transactions.

HB 3366 Author: Kacal | Bailes | Kuempel
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the deposit and distribution by the Texas Racing Commission of certain pari-mutuel wagering funds to benefit the Texas-bred program.

HB 3799 Author: Buckley | Sheffield | Kuempel | Springer | Clardy
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the advertising and labeling of certain meat food products.

HB 4400 Author: Johnson, Julie | Kuempel | Clardy | Thompson, Senfronia | Leach
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program to create additional housing for certain individuals with an intellectual or developmental disability through a Medicaid waiver program.

Texas Legislature Online - Report