Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Gene Wu
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 9/19/2021

Number of Bills: 92

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (73):
HB 485 Author: Wu | Morales Shaw | Dean
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the removal of certain unconstitutional provisions from real property records.

HB 486 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.

HB 487 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child and to the minimum age of criminal responsibility.

HB 488 Author: Wu | White | Leach | Crockett | Dutton
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to requirements for a juvenile's appearance in a judicial proceeding.

HB 489 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to providing certain information to criminal defendants before a plea is entered or before the defendant elects to have punishment assessed by a jury.

HB 490 Author: Wu
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products.

HB 491 Author: Wu
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations for aggravated assault.

HB 492 Author: Wu | Moody | King, Phil | White | Crockett
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a warrant authorizing the use of a no-knock entry by a peace officer.

HB 493 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to HIV and AIDS tests and to health benefit plan coverage of HIV and AIDS tests.

HB 495 Author: Wu
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to notice of the health of children attending and adults employed by a child-care facility.

HB 496 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a peace officer's duty to display and provide the officer's name and identification number; creating a criminal offense.

HB 497 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the deduction of a fee from certain funds withdrawn from a court registry in certain criminal cases.

HB 498 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and penalties for possession of one ounce or less of marihuana.

HB 499 Author: Wu
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Pay Equity Task Force.

HB 500 Author: Wu
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the criminal offense of failure to report certain sexual offenses committed against a child; increasing criminal penalties.

HB 501 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to liability limits in a health care liability claim.

HB 502 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the display of a license plate only on the rear of a motor vehicle; authorizing a fee.

HB 503 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the civil prosecution of offenses involving certain municipal parking ordinances; authorizing a civil fine.

HB 770 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the regulation of poker clubs in certain counties; providing civil penalties; authorizing an occupational license; authorizing a fee; creating a criminal offense.

HB 894 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to placement on community supervision of a defendant convicted of certain felony possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; changing eligibility for and conditions of community supervision.

HB 1193 Author: Wu | Rose | White | Leach | Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court over certain persons and to the sealing and nondisclosure of certain juvenile records.

HB 1194 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/29/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring a school district or open-enrollment charter school to report data regarding certain disciplinary or law enforcement actions taken against students.

HB 1201 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to alternative settings for behavior management in public schools, including the development of restorative discipline practices as part of a school district's discipline and placement of a student in a disciplinary alternative education program.

HB 1203 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files for a criminal offense for which a grand jury finds no bill of indictment.

HB 1735 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 10 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to criminal penalties for possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

HB 2107 Author: Wu
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to services for children who are unfit or lack responsibility to proceed in juvenile court proceedings as a result of intellectual disabilities.

HB 2108 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the waiver of jurisdiction and discretionary transfer of a child from a juvenile court to a criminal court.

HB 2109 Author: Wu | Anchia | Dean | Ordaz Perez | Allen
Last Action: 04/21/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to preventing the loss of benefits by certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who resume service.

HB 2261 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/06/2021 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipal management district to provide public education facilities and public education-related supplemental services.

HB 2295 Author: Wu
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to allowing certain counties to cease operation of a juvenile justice alternative education program.

HB 2852 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Relating to the taking of a specimen to test for intoxication and retention and preservation of toxicological evidence of certain intoxication offenses.

HB 3017 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to criminal liability for reporting false information to draw an emergency response; creating an offense.

HB 3024 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to civil and criminal liability for doxing; creating an offense.

HB 3344 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to a study to project the economic and grid reliability effects that may result from interconnecting certain electric transmission facilities with transmission facilities operated by the Midcontinent Independent System Operator.

HB 3345 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/29/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to public access to the audit records of certain governmental entities.

HB 3895 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/04/2021 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to guardians ad litem for children who are in the juvenile justice system and the child protective services system.

HB 3903 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of eviction case information.

HB 4166 Author: Wu | Leach | Schofield | Davis
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to exemption of certain civil actions from being subject to a motion to dismiss on the basis of involving the exercise of certain constitutional rights.

HCR 66 Author: Wu | Vo | Button | Jetton
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Administration
Caption: Condemning racism against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

HR 16 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 1:06PM
Caption: Commending the Screen at 23 campaign and its efforts to raise awareness of diabetes in the Asian American community.

HR 28 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 1:07PM
Caption: In memory of "Dean" Teh-An Cheng of Houston.

HR 91 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 3:13PM
Caption: In memory of Kenneth Lee Decker of Houston.

HR 172 Author: Wu
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 5:38PM
Caption: Honoring the Texas HIV/AIDS Coalition on the occasion of HIV Advocacy Day at the State Capitol.

HR 505 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 4:43PM
Caption: Congratulating Abbie Kamin and Matthew Hansel on the birth of their son, Slade Lester Kamin Hansel.

HR 630 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2021 9:59AM
Caption: Congratulating the Lutheran High North girls' basketball team on winning the 2021 TAPPS 3A state championship.

HR 665 Author: Wu
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 26 2021 5:23PM
Caption: Congratulating executive director Jean Patterson on her 40th anniversary with the Texas Surplus Lines Association.

HR 827 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 5 2021 12:57PM
Caption: In memory of Willie Lee Dixon Jr. of Spring.

HR 1083 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 18 2021 4:55PM
Caption: In memory of Leonard F. LaNoue of Houston.

HR 1272 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2021 5:21PM
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Houston television personality and consumer advocate Marvin Zindler on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of his birth.

HR 1308 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 8:05AM
Caption: Honoring Faye Geremia for her service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Gene Wu.

HR 1309 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 8:18AM
Caption: Commending Sarah Campbell for her service as a policy analyst in the office of State Representative Gene Wu during the 87th Legislative Session.

HR 1310 Author: Wu
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 8:19AM
Caption: Commending Paolo Martinez for his service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Gene Wu.

HR 1485 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 10:38AM
Caption: In memory of Huy Quang Luong of Houston.

HR 1613 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:36AM
Caption: Congratulating Acsa Hernandez on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Jane Long Academy.

HR 1614 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:46AM
Caption: Congratulating Emely Reyes on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Jane Long Academy.

HR 1615 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 12:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Guadalupe Cruz on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Middle College High School at HCC Gulfton.

HR 1616 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 12:10PM
Caption: Congratulating Francis Dominic Sadaya on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at Middle College High School at HCC Gulfton.

HR 1617 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:44AM
Caption: Congratulating Marlin Santos on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Sharpstown High School.

HR 1618 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:45AM
Caption: Congratulating Aqsa Amjad on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at Sharpstown High School.

HR 1619 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:41AM
Caption: Congratulating Devin Guevara on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Sharpstown International School.

HR 1620 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:45AM
Caption: Congratulating Don Nguyen on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at Sharpstown International School.

HR 1621 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:34AM
Caption: Congratulating Elhadji Toure on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Margaret Long Wisdom High School.

HR 1622 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 11:08PM
Caption: Congratulating Ricardo Trinh on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at Margaret Long Wisdom High School.

HR 1623 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:31AM
Caption: Congratulating Emily Moon on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Texas Connections Academy at Houston.

HR 1624 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:32AM
Caption: Congratulating Anna Elisa Asako on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at Texas Connections Academy at Houston.

HR 1625 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:35AM
Caption: Congratulating Mariel Almazan on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at YES Prep Gulfton.

HR 1626 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:35AM
Caption: Congratulating Carlos Hernandez on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at YES Prep Gulfton.

HR 1627 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:45AM
Caption: Congratulating Mahilet Arega Tefera on graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Liberty High School in Houston.

HR 1628 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 11:45AM
Caption: Congratulating Zamured Yaser Aboob Alazzawi on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at Liberty High School in Houston.

HR 1754 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 2:18PM
Caption: Congratulating Chi Cap on graduating as valedictorian of the Alief Early College High School Class of 2021.

HR 1755 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 2:18PM
Caption: Congratulating Emmanuella Mbajiofor on graduating as salutatorian of the Class of 2021 of Alief Early College High School in Houston.

HR 1756 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 2:18PM
Caption: Congratulating Beth Athaide on being named the valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at St. Agnes Academy in Houston.

HR 1757 Author: Wu
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 7:07PM
Caption: Congratulating Lily deGroot on being named the salutatorian of the Class of 2021 at St. Agnes Academy in Houston.

Joint Author (19):
HB 30 Author: Talarico | Murr | White | Wu | Minjarez
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/09/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to educational programs provided by the Windham School District in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for certain inmates.

HB 257 Author: Meza | Wu
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the definition of economically disadvantaged person for the purposes of determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business.

HB 567 Author: Frank | Noble | Wu | Bell, Keith | Dutton
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the procedures and grounds for terminating the parent-child relationship, for taking possession of a child, and for certain hearings in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship involving the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 683 Author: Minjarez | Wu
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the emergency possession of certain abandoned children.

HB 831 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Reynolds | Johnson, Ann | Wu | Collier
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the basic peace officer training course, including training for peace officers on the prohibition against the intentional use of certain neck restraints.

HB 1372 Author: Guerra | Ramos | Wu
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to authorizing a petitioner for a protective order to separate the petitioner's wireless telephone number from the respondent's wireless telephone service account.

HB 1401 Author: Johnson, Ann | White | Wu | Guillen
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to methods to send applications and orders for sealing juvenile records.

HB 1504 Author: Morales, Christina | Wu | Allen | Huberty | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to ethnic studies instruction in public schools.

HB 1783 Author: White | Wu
Last Action: 04/27/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child and to the minimum age of criminal responsibility.

HB 1790 Author: Darby | Swanson | Frank | Wu
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the notice provided to certain individuals on termination of the parent-child relationship and on placement of a child in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2772 Author: Campos | Wu
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the definitions of family violence and household member for purposes of crime victims' compensation.

HB 2793 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Sherman, Sr. | Wu | Reynolds | Romero, Jr.
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to parole determinations and individual treatment plans for inmates.

HB 3009 Author: Ramos | Wu
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to child custody evaluations.

HB 3212 Author: Sherman, Sr. | Wu
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of information relating to street racing in the curriculum of driver education courses and driving safety courses.

HB 3485 Author: Goodwin | Bernal | Wu | Israel
Last Action: 05/12/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to information reported through the Public Education Information Management System and to parents regarding disciplinary measures used by a school district.

HB 3787 Author: Dean | Lambert | Wu | Capriglione | Rogers
Last Action: 04/07/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the loss of benefits by and the payment of certain employer contributions for certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who resume service.

HB 3994 Author: Neave | Wu
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the modification of a disposition by a juvenile court after a child's violation of a condition of probation.

HR 48 Author: Jetton | Button | Wu | Vo
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2021 4:22PM
Caption: Commemorating the Lunar New Year on February 12, 2021.

HR 826 Author: Button | Vo | Wu | Jetton | Paul
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 5 2021 10:17AM
Caption: Recognizing May 2021 as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

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