Texas Legislature
Bills Cosponsored
Rep. Cecil Bell
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2019

Number of Bills: 15

SB 2 Author: Bettencourt | Creighton | Hancock | Paxton | Taylor
Sponsor: Burrows
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/12/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to ad valorem taxation; authorizing fees.

SB 12 Author: Huffman | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | Flores | et al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg | Murphy | González, Mary | Meyer | Walle
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the contributions to and benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

SB 14 Author: Nichols
Sponsor: Kuempel | Ashby | Bell, Keith | King, Phil | Price
Cosponsor: Bell, Cecil | Buckley | Clardy | Cyrier | Darby | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to broadband service or facilities provided by an electric cooperative.

SB 18 Author: Huffman | Nelson
Sponsor: Geren | Cain | Goldman | Oliverson | Phelan
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the protection of expressive activities at public institutions of higher education.

SB 22 Author: Campbell | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Creighton | et al.
Sponsor: Noble | Morrison | King, Phil | Klick | Springer
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

SB 26 Author: Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Cyrier | Price | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Rose
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the allocation to and use by the Parks and Wildlife Department and Texas Historical Commission of certain proceeds from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

SB 29 Author: Hall
Sponsor: Middleton | Longoria | Metcalf | Phelan | Burrows
Cosponsor: Bell, Cecil | Biedermann | Bonnen, Greg | Buckley | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 05/20/2019 H Failed to pass to 3rd reading
Caption: Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public money for lobbying and certain other activities.

SB 69 Author: Nelson
Sponsor: Capriglione | Zerwas | Longoria | Howard | Bonnen, Greg
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Beckley | Bell, Cecil | Buckley | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the allocations of money for transfer to the state highway fund and the economic stabilization fund and the investment of money in the economic stabilization fund.

SB 421 Author: Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Craddick | Burns | Burrows | Phelan
Cosponsor: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 05/24/2019 S House appoints conferees w/inst-reported
Caption: Relating to the acquisition of real property by an entity with eminent domain authority.

SB 572 Author: Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Rodriguez | VanDeaver | Kacal | Lambert | Moody
Cosponsor: Bell, Cecil | Capriglione | Goodwin | Hunter | Lucio III | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the regulation of cottage food production operations.

SB 1033 Author: Hancock | Campbell | Creighton | Hughes | Kolkhorst | et al.
Sponsor: Schaefer | Swanson | Oliverson
Cosponsor: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bell, Cecil | Biedermann | Bohac | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 05/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and a criminal offense.

SB 1264 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Oliverson | Martinez Fischer | Bonnen, Greg | Zerwas | Lucio III
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to consumer protections against certain medical and health care billing by certain out-of-network providers.

SB 1978 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Krause | Sanford | Phelan | Oliverson
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the protection of membership in, affiliation with, and support provided to religious organizations.

SB 2132 Author: Powell
Sponsor: Button | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Johnson, Julie | Ortega
Cosponsor: Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bell, Cecil | Collier | et al.
Last Action: 05/20/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the provision of information to certain women enrolled in the Healthy Texas Women program.

SJR 24 Author: Kolkhorst | Buckingham | Campbell | Flores | Hinojosa | et al.
Sponsor: Cyrier | Price | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Rose
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appropriation of the net revenue received from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

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