Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Lyle Larson
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/18/2021

Number of Bills: 31

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (24):
HB 798 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of an appraisal district to increase the appraised value of property for ad valorem tax purposes in the next tax year in which the property is appraised after a year in which the appraised value of the property is lowered as a result of an agreement, protest, or appeal.

HB 979 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the time and place for the convening of the legislature for annual regular sessions.

HB 1405 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing a statewide referendum allowing voters to indicate a preference for observing standard time year-round or observing daylight saving time year-round.

HB 1730 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 10 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to all persons for whom federal matching money is available.

HB 1801 Author: Larson | Lopez
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to withdrawals of water from the Edwards Aquifer to supply a military installation.

HB 1874 Author: Larson
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the provision of technical assistance by the Texas Water Development Board to an interregional planning council.

HB 2381 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Energy and Communications Commission to consolidate the functions of the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Railroad Commission of Texas.

HB 2652 Author: Larson
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to establishing an advisory board to study surface water and groundwater interaction.

HB 2653 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the review date under the Texas Sunset Act for the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region.

HB 2657 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to ensure the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region has adequate reserve power to prevent blackout conditions.

HB 2848 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Relating to the election of commissioners of the Public Utility Commission of Texas.

HB 2849 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Relating to the winter weather emergency preparedness of facilities that provide electric service.

HB 3079 Author: Larson
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to procedural requirements for the review of a contractual rate charged for the furnishing of raw or treated water or water or sewer service.

HB 3084 Author: Larson
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the proposal by the Texas Water Development Board of a process to identify and evaluate multiregional water supply projects.

HB 3137 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to a medical cannabis research program.

HB 3543 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to bill payment assistance for certain utility bills after a disaster.

HB 4147 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of rates for water sales and the provision of wholesale water or sewer service.

HB 4323 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the development of a plan to reregulate the electric market in this state.

HB 4488 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to legislative review of certain state agency rules.

HJR 28 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate the possession, cultivation, and sale of cannabis for medical use.

HJR 44 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to provide that if in a tax year the owner of property disputes the appraisal of the property and the appraised value is lowered as a result, the appraisal entity may not increase the appraised value of the property in the next tax year in which the property is appraised by more than a specified percentage.

HJR 52 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for annual legislative sessions.

HJR 78 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a statewide referendum allowing voters to indicate a preference for observing standard time year-round or observing daylight saving time year-round.

HJR 86 Author: Larson
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to all persons for whom federal matching money is available.

Joint Author (7):
HB 783 Author: Cyrier | Morales, Eddie | Bonnen | Parker | Larson
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Parks and Wildlife Department regarding wind-powered energy devices; providing a civil penalty.

HB 2070 Author: Huberty | Rodriguez | Leach | Larson | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of sports wagering; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee; imposing a tax; creating criminal offenses; decriminalizing wagering on sports events.

HB 2213 Author: Frullo | Larson | Zwiener | Guillen
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/07/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the slaughter and processing of exotic animals for donation to a nonprofit food bank.

HB 3871 Author: Johnson, Julie | Larson | Allison | Kacal | Huberty
Last Action: 03/24/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 24 2021 11:23AM
Caption: Relating to the development and implementation of the Live Well Texas program to provide health benefit coverage to certain individuals; imposing penalties.

HB 4066 Author: Lucio III | Larson
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Referred to Water, Agriculture, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the adoption by the Railroad Commission of Texas of a permit by rule for the beneficial reuse of domestic wastewater and mobile drinking water treatment system wastewater produced at certain oil and gas drilling sites.

HCR 30 Author: Darby | Craddick | King, Tracy O. | Larson | Kuempel
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 04/19/2021 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Stephen Henry Perry of Austin.

HJR 97 Author: Huberty | Larson | Ordaz Perez | Leach | Rodriguez
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to legalize sports wagering in this state.

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