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

Number of Bills: 32

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (21):
HB 480 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a challenge to a grand juror and the recording of certain proceedings relating to the grand jury.

HB 1615 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure.

HB 1793 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 05/10/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a suit against The University of Texas at Tyler.

HB 2136 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits and to grounds for cancellation of those licenses and permits.

HB 2434 Author: Schaefer | Swanson | Oliverson
Last Action: 04/18/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and a criminal offense.

HB 2557 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to collection and reporting of certain information regarding tuition and fee exemptions granted by institutions of higher education to veterans and their family members.

HB 2680 Author: Schaefer
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the student recreational facility fee at The University of Texas at Tyler.

HB 2696 Author: Schaefer | Canales | Goldman
Last Action: 04/03/2019 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections for noncommercial vehicles and the imposition of replacement fees.

HB 3016 Author: Schaefer | Oliverson | Lang | Middleton | Krause
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a license holder in a motor vehicle.

HB 3117 Author: Schaefer
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to developing the proposed plan on long-term care for persons with an intellectual disability.

HB 3118 Author: Schaefer | Springer | Paddie | Frank
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the titling of certain off-highway vehicles purchased outside this state.

HB 3119 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to strategic fiscal reviews of state agencies and programs.

HB 3621 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade awarded in each class.

HB 3623 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to renewal of a public school teacher's continuing employment contract based on student growth.

HB 3626 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Relating to the comptroller's administration of federal money and certain general revenue and to the use of certain general revenue for property tax relief.

HB 4296 Author: Schaefer | Guillen | Phelan | Morrison | King, Phil
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of plumbing, including the requirements to obtain a tradesman plumber-limited license.

HB 4331 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Elections: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration.

HB 4389 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to student success-based funding for certain public institutions of higher education.

HB 4749 Author: Schaefer
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Rose City Municipal Utility District; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments and fees.

HR 586 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2019 1:19PM
Caption: Congratulating The University of Texas at Tyler baseball team on winning the 2018 NCAA Division III national championship.

HR 2168 Author: Schaefer
Last Action: 05/29/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2019 10:38AM
Caption: In memory of Rosalie Korinn Howerton of Tyler.

Joint Author (11):
HB 278 Author: Oliverson | Price | Coleman | Springer | Schaefer
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/16/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the frequency and location of certain meetings required by a prescriptive authority agreement.

HB 1543 Author: Springer | Frank | Flynn | Schaefer | Paddie
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to methods to enhance the enforcement of the collection of the use tax due on certain off-highway vehicles purchased outside this state; providing a civil penalty.

HB 2261 Author: Walle | Schaefer | Zerwas | Oliverson
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the physician education loan repayment program.

HB 2439 Author: Phelan | Rodriguez | Collier | Schaefer
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to certain regulations adopted by governmental entities for the building products, materials, or methods used in the construction or renovation of residential or commercial buildings.

HB 3022 Author: Miller | Reynolds | Raymond | Schaefer | Cyrier
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to emergency warning systems operated by municipalities and counties.

HB 3601 Author: Bell, Cecil | Raymond | Metcalf | Schaefer | Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the recognition by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of competency-based education degree plans for members of the Texas military forces.

HB 4153 Author: Anchia | Zerwas | Rose | Schaefer | Longoria
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the compensation and benefits of persons wrongfully imprisoned.

HR 46 Author: Clardy | Schaefer | Hefner | Paddie | Dean
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2019 1:13PM
Caption: In memory of Louise Herrington Ornelas of Tyler.

HR 109 Author: Clardy | Schaefer | Hefner
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 12 2019 9:03PM
Caption: In memory of Robert Frank Faulkner of Tyler.

HR 258 Author: Dean | Schaefer | Hefner | Paddie
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2019 10:56AM
Caption: Recognizing February 26, 2019, as East Texas Coalition Day at the State Capitol.

HR 626 Author: Clardy | Schaefer | Hefner
Last Action: 03/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2019 9:53AM
Caption: In memory of James W. "Jim" Arnold of Tyler.

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