Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jared Patterson
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 3/8/2021

Number of Bills: 28

Report Sections:

Author (28):
HB 319 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for participation in University Interscholastic League activities of public school students who reside in an inpatient mental health facility.

HB 530 Author: Patterson | White | Hull | Dominguez
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the applicability to election judges of a prohibition on the carrying of a handgun at a polling place.

HB 537 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to County Affairs: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the posting of required notice by a county on the county's Internet website.

HB 538 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the removal of restrictions on funding and payment of costs for certain full-time online educational programs.

HB 539 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain projects to be undertaken by economic development corporations.

HB 540 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to require a labor peace agreement as a condition of engaging in a commercial transaction with the municipality or county.

HB 541 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to a presumption in regard to the eligibility of public safety employees who have contracted coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for certain benefits.

HB 723 Author: Patterson | Button | Johnson, Julie | Turner, John | Shaheen
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to notice of a modification to the medical certification information on a death certificate.

HB 725 Author: Patterson | González, Mary | Dominguez | Allison | Cook
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain children who are or were in foster care for free prekindergarten programs in public schools.

HB 768 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to County Affairs: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the requirement that certain governmental bodies make audio and video recordings of open meetings available on the Internet.

HB 888 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to regulation of contact tracing for communicable diseases; creating a criminal offense.

HB 911 Author: Patterson | Buckley | Schaefer | Ellzey | Morales, Eddie
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to veterans.

HB 1080 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for participation in University Interscholastic League activities of certain public school students who receive outpatient mental health services.

HB 1378 Author: Patterson | White
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to required notice prohibiting firearms at certain businesses selling or serving alcoholic beverages and the prohibition on carrying certain weapons on those premises.

HB 1379 Author: Patterson | White | Dominguez
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to required notice prohibiting firearms at certain businesses selling or serving alcoholic beverages and the prohibition on carrying certain weapons on those premises.

HB 1635 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 02/05/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to research duties and reports of the workers' compensation research and evaluation group.

HB 1818 Author: Patterson | Reynolds | Shaheen | Holland | Jetton
Last Action: 02/10/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the source of dogs and cats sold by pet stores; providing a civil penalty.

HB 1951 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 02/17/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to electricity pricing rules and operating procedures that eliminate or compensate for market distortion caused by certain federal tax credits.

HB 2242 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 02/24/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to illness or injury leave of absence for county and municipal firefighters and police officers.

HB 2293 Author: Patterson | Swanson | Schofield | Huberty
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the hours for voting during the early voting period.

HB 2502 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to lifetime income benefits under the workers' compensation system.

HB 2596 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/02/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the identification requirements for health professionals associated with certain health facilities; authorizing administrative and civil penalties.

HB 2598 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/02/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a first responder for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder.

HB 2708 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/03/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the use of certain fees deposited to the hazardous and solid waste remediation fee account for environmental remediation at a closed battery recycling facility site located in a municipality.

HB 2796 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the regulation of bulk-power system equipment by the Public Utility Commission of Texas.

HB 2832 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homesteads of certain disabled first responders and their surviving spouses.

HJR 85 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 02/09/2021 H Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prevent certain public officers and entities from prohibiting the operation of industries or other categories of business or commercial activity in this state.

HJR 119 Author: Patterson
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homesteads of certain disabled first responders and their surviving spouses.

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