Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Michelle Beckley
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 8/18/2019

Number of Bills: 49

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (24):
HB 978 Author: Beckley | Johnson, Julie | González, Mary | Reynolds | Israel
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain statutory changes to reflect and address same-sex marriages and parenting relationships and to the removal of provisions regarding the criminality or unacceptability of homosexual conduct.

HB 980 Author: Beckley | González, Jessica | González, Mary | Coleman | Israel
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the criminal offense of homosexual conduct.

HB 1036 Author: Beckley | Bernal
Last Action: 04/02/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory sales price disclosure in real property sales; providing a civil penalty.

HB 1179 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to a Medicaid buy-in program for Medicaid recipients with increased household income from employment.

HB 1200 Author: Beckley | Cortez | Bucy | Guillen
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures.

HB 1210 Author: Beckley | Nevárez
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid in certain counties.

HB 1645 Author: Beckley | Johnson, Julie | Reynolds | Ramos
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage of preexisting conditions.

HB 1816 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 5 2019 12:19PM
Caption: Relating to ad valorem tax protests and appeals on the ground of the unequal appraisal of property.

HB 2308 Author: Beckley | Ramos | Guillen
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to all persons for whom federal matching funds are available.

HB 2309 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to a Medicaid buy-in program for Medicaid recipients with increased household income from employment with a small business.

HB 2312 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation by the Texas Department of Transportation of right-of-way landscaping installed by utilities.

HB 2313 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to a Medicaid buy-in program for employees of small businesses.

HB 4066 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to repealing provisions prohibiting a physician assistant from serving as a governing person or officer of certain business entities.

HB 4068 Author: Beckley | Howard | Turner, Chris | Sheffield
Last Action: 04/22/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of public school students.

HB 4093 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 21 2019 12:30PM
Caption: Relating to requiring a duty-free lunch period for certain public school personnel.

HB 4094 Author: Beckley | Sherman, Sr. | Bernal | Meyer | Button
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to school district grace period policies and the provision of meals to public school students with insufficient balances on prepaid meal cards or meal accounts.

HB 4095 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a school district policy regarding custodian workloads.

HB 4096 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a study by the Texas Education Agency regarding recommended standards for school district facility maintenance and custodial services.

HB 4098 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 04/10/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reports of sexual assault made to public or private institutions of higher education.

HB 4099 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 21 2019 12:30PM
Caption: Relating to information and contraceptives provided to a sexual assault survivor.

HJR 64 Author: Beckley | Bernal | Israel | Ramos | Bucy
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the constitutional provision providing that marriage in this state consists only of the union of one man and one woman and prohibiting this state or a political subdivision of this state from creating or recognizing any legal status identical or similar to marriage.

HJR 78 Author: Beckley | Meza | Pacheco
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of six casinos in this state by licensed persons in certain counties that have approved casino gaming to provide funding for certain higher education, public education, mental health, and public safety initiatives; authorizing the licensing of persons engaged in casino gaming occupations, the imposition of fees and a tax, and the provision of criminal penalties.

HR 1289 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 25 2019 2:53PM
Caption: Recognizing April 24, 2019, as World Meningitis Day.

HR 1555 Author: Beckley
Last Action: 05/20/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 20 2019 3:50PM
Caption: In memory of Clifford "Gail" Rutledge of Lewisville.

Joint Author (25):
HB 185 Author: Bernal | Rosenthal | Beckley
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to a study of the impact, feasibility, and advisability of adopting a property tax system in which the disclosure of the sales price of real property is required by law.

HB 188 Author: Bernal | Beckley | Johnson, Julie | Ramos
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of housing discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression and to the enforcement of that prohibition.

HB 192 Author: Reynolds | Guillen | Johnson, Jarvis | Cole | Beckley
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 209 Author: Reynolds | Beckley | Meza
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees.

HB 241 Author: Farrar | Beckley | Meza | Guillen
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy.

HB 291 Author: Springer | Beckley
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to issue a building construction permit or final certificate of occupancy for a building or facility required to meet certain accessibility standards; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 309 Author: Moody | Meyer | Collier | Leach | Beckley
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of indecent assault, to judicial protection for victims of that offense, and to certain criminal acts committed in relation to that offense.

HB 455 Author: Allen | Cortez | Beckley | Bowers | Talarico
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to policies on the recess period in public schools.

HB 694 Author: Vo | Beckley | Meza | Guillen
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting.

HB 1182 Author: Goodwin | Talarico | Beckley | Capriglione
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to personal financial literacy courses for high school students in public schools.

HB 1337 Author: Pacheco | Bowers | Meza | Cain | Beckley
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to the sale of wine and beer on Sundays.

HB 1647 Author: Deshotel | Davis, Sarah | Beckley
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the development of a dental services benefit under Medicaid for adult recipients with disabilities and a pilot program to provide those services.

HB 1713 Author: Ramos | Beckley
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense involving family violence or a felony or a person who is the subject of a protective order to surrender firearms owned by the person.

HB 1855 Author: Bowers | Allen | Beckley
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to restrictions on hours of employment for children; creating criminal offenses.

HB 2319 Author: Parker | Stucky | Beckley | Patterson
Last Action: 05/03/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to certain coordinated county transportation authorities.

HB 2394 Author: Johnson, Julie | Beckley
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the expiration of the municipal sales and use tax for street maintenance in certain municipalities.

HB 2401 Author: Deshotel | Beckley
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the requirement that state agency employees complete cybersecurity awareness training.

HB 2461 Author: Stucky | Johnson, Julie | Patterson | Beckley | Parker
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the territory of and fees imposed by certain emergency communication districts.

HB 2478 Author: Deshotel | Beckley | Raymond | Parker | Sanford
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to driver's licenses, commercial driver's licenses, and other identification certificates; authorizing and increasing fees.

HB 3091 Author: Deshotel | Noble | Beckley | Raymond | Shaheen
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of and prohibiting disclosure of the location or physical layout of a family violence shelter center or victims of trafficking shelter center; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3676 Author: Capriglione | Beckley | Patterson | Darby | Parker
Last Action: 04/22/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of an injured employee for lifetime income benefits under the workers' compensation system.

HB 4352 Author: Romero, Jr. | Beckley
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to an increase in the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district, a reduction in the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption amount, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue.

HJR 21 Author: Reynolds | Beckley | Cole
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate the possession, cultivation, and sale of cannabis for medical use.

HJR 137 Author: Romero, Jr. | Beckley
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district and to reduce the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption amount.

HR 374 Author: Johnson, Julie | Beckley
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2019 10:39AM
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2019, as Coppell Day at the State Capitol.

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