Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Brandon Creighton
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 6/16/2019

Number of Bills: 65

Sponsor (65):
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 121 Author: Swanson | Hunter | Pacheco | Oliverson | Raymond
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.

HB 277 Author: Oliverson | Button | Murphy
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a requirement that online admission application forms for public institutions of higher education include a link to certain comparative gainful employment data.

HB 387 Author: Cortez
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to submission of reports by an advanced practice registered nurse under the workers' compensation system.

HB 388 Author: Murphy | Middleton
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/21/2019 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 21 2019 2:12PM
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of real property leased to and used by certain schools.

HB 793 Author: King, Phil | Goldman | Davis, Sarah | Parker | Oliverson
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain government contracts with companies that boycott Israel.

HB 907 Author: Huberty
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the regulation of aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; increasing a fee; increasing administrative penalties.

HB 1031 Author: Deshotel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the regulation of game rooms in certain counties.

HB 1078 Author: Oliverson
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to waiving certain driver's license and handgun license fees for certain applicants who hold a certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

HB 1177 Author: Phelan | White | Metcalf | Ashby | Toth
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to carrying a handgun during a state of disaster.

HB 1251 Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to fraternal benefit societies in a hazardous financial condition.

HB 1387 Author: Hefner | Swanson | Bonnen, Greg | Pacheco | Dutton
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/06/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the number of school marshals that may be appointed to serve on a public school campus or at a private school.

HB 1399 Author: Smith | Phelan | Moody | Button
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the creation and storage of DNA records for a person arrested for certain felony offenses.

HB 1495 Author: Toth
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the ethics of certain public officials, including certain disclosure requirements.

HB 1614 Author: Oliverson | Springer | Darby | Rodriguez
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Title Insurance Guaranty Association.

HB 1697 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Wood Trace Municipal Utility District No. 4 of Montgomery County, Texas; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 1725 Author: Huberty
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/22/2019 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to retired members of the Texas State Guard.

HB 1743 Author: King, Tracy O. | Rodriguez | Murphy | Geren | Guillen
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the additional ad valorem tax and interest imposed as a result of a change of use of certain land.

HB 1883 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Guillen
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to deferred payment of ad valorem taxes for certain persons serving in the United States armed forces.

HB 1940 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to eligibility of surplus lines insurers to provide windstorm and hail coverage.

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 1999 Author: Leach | Cyrier | Lucio III
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain construction liability claims concerning public buildings and public works.

HB 2077 Author: Metcalf
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the City of Conroe Municipal Management District No. 3; providing authority to issue bonds and impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 2481 Author: Metcalf | Ramos | Guillen | Moody | Phelan
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation and administration of certain specialty court programs; authorizing fees.

HB 2571 Author: Toth | Metcalf
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 45 in Montgomery County as the George P. Mitchell Memorial Highway.

HB 2590 Author: Biedermann
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the administration, powers, and duties of water districts.

HB 2694 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain insurers to make investments in bond exchange-traded funds.

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 2809 Author: Middleton
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the designation of State Highway 99 in Chambers County as the Deputy Sheriff Shane Detwiler Memorial Highway.

HB 2845 Author: Canales | Darby | Clardy | Phelan | Burrows
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the removal of wind power facilities.

HB 2867 Author: Metcalf | Oliverson | Bell, Cecil | Bailes | Ashby
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/29/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Sam Houston State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

HB 2968 Author: Frullo | Howard
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/08/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to procedures for the issuance of certain private activity bonds.

HB 3145 Author: Toth
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the right of a parent appointed as a conservator of a child to attend school activities.

HB 3147 Author: Parker
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to a cancer clinical trial participation program.

HB 3165 Author: Oliverson | Button | Howard | Bernal
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an occupational and life skills associate degree program offered by the Lone Star College System District.

HB 3175 Author: Deshotel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain personal information of an applicant for disaster recovery funds.

HB 3339 Author: Dominguez
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to requirements for programs of water conservation and water conservation plans.

HB 3374 Author: Metcalf
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Cleveland Municipal Utility District No. 1 of Montgomery County, Texas; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose a tax.

HB 3496 Author: Sheffield
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 1/1/20
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain pharmacies; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 3522 Author: Murphy
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to assignment of certain death benefits payable by the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 3650 Author: Turner, Chris | Ramos | Howard | Guillen
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an agreement between a school district and public institution of higher education to provide a dual credit program to high school students enrolled in the district.

HB 3652 Author: Turner, Chris | Howard | Guerra | Canales | Raymond
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the creation of a state repository for open educational resources by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

HB 3668 Author: Walle | Darby | Hernandez | Rosenthal | Zerwas
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to grants for disaster response by nonprofit food banks.

HB 3850 Author: Deshotel | Lozano
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the funding of certain ship channel improvements; authorizing the Texas Transportation Commission to issue revenue bonds.

HB 3855 Author: Longoria | Murphy
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to methods of computing interest charges on certain consumer loans.

HB 4130 Author: Swanson | Morrison | Cortez | Klick | Israel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to use of an electronic device for accepting voters; authorizing a fee.

HB 4643 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Wood Trace Water Control and Improvement District of Montgomery County, Texas; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4644 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Wood Trace Management District of Montgomery County, Texas; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4654 Author: Metcalf
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the board of directors and powers and duties of the East Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 12; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4657 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4666 Author: Deshotel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the modernization of the law governing the Port of Beaumont Navigation District of Jefferson County, Texas.

HB 4673 Author: Bailes
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Chambers County Municipal Utility District No. 3; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4674 Author: Bailes
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Chambers County Municipal Utility District No. 2; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4677 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 161; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4678 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 162; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4679 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 163; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4682 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 166; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4687 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 174; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4688 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 175; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4695 Author: Deshotel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the administration of the Port of Port Arthur Navigation District of Jefferson County, including the authority to impose taxes.

HB 4712 Author: Miller
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 7.

HB 4714 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the powers, duties, and governance of the Westwood Magnolia Parkway Improvement District; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.

HB 4731 Author: Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the name and powers of the Harris County Improvement District No. 17; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose a tax.

HCR 187 Author: Miller
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/29/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 4712.

HJR 4 Author: Phelan | Metcalf | Rodriguez | Coleman | Guillen
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the flood infrastructure fund to assist in the financing of drainage, flood mitigation, and flood control projects.

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