Texas Legislature
Bills Cosponsored
Rep. Jay Dean
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/26/2021

Number of Bills: 18

SB 6 Author: Hancock | Bettencourt | Campbell | Creighton | Huffman | et al.
Sponsor: Leach
Cosponsor: Dean | Thompson, Ed
Last Action: 06/14/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to liability for certain claims arising during a pandemic or disaster related to a pandemic.

SB 7 Author: Hughes | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | et al.
Sponsor: Cain | Schofield | Jetton | Klick | Oliverson
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 05/30/2021 H Point of order overruled
Caption: Relating to election integrity and security, including by preventing fraud in the conduct of elections in this state; increasing criminal penalties; creating criminal offenses.

SB 8 Author: Hughes | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | et al.
Sponsor: Slawson | Burrows | Klick | Cain | Leach
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | Bell, Cecil | et al.
Last Action: 05/19/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to abortion, including abortions after detection of an unborn child's heartbeat; authorizing a private civil right of action.

SB 14 Author: Creighton | Bettencourt | Buckingham | Campbell | Hall | et al.
Sponsor: King, Phil | Paddie | Metcalf | Burrows | Lucio III
Cosponsor: Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Cain | Clardy | Dean | et al.
Last Action: 05/30/2021 H Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the regulation by a municipality or county of certain employment benefits and policies.

SB 30 Author: West | Alvarado | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Blanco | et al.
Sponsor: Leach | Thompson, Senfronia | Wu | Johnson, Jarvis | Button
Cosponsor: Cole | Dean | Herrero | Morales Shaw | Spiller | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the removal of certain discriminatory provisions from a recorded conveyance instrument.

SB 155 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Klick
Cosponsor: Anderson | Dean | King, Phil | Oliverson | Parker | et al.
Last Action: 05/30/2021 H Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the use of information from the lists of noncitizens and nonresidents excused or disqualified from jury service.

SB 474 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Collier | Pacheco | Shaheen | Stucky | Ordaz Perez
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Ashby | Beckley | et al.
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense.

SB 623 Author: Blanco
Sponsor: Minjarez
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the investigation and punishment of certain sexual offenses, to protective orders issued on the basis of certain sexual offenses, to crime victims' compensation, and to the establishment of a state sexual offense prevention and response program for the Texas Military Department.

SB 763 Author: Powell
Sponsor: Cook | Anchia | Thompson, Senfronia | Rose | Goldman
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the urban air mobility advisory committee.

SB 797 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Oliverson | Huberty | Hefner | Anderson | Noble
Cosponsor: Ashby | Biedermann | Bonnen | Burns | Cain | et al.
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the display of the national motto in public schools and institutions of higher education.

SB 1028 Author: Huffman | Zaffirini
Sponsor: Smithee | Capriglione | Price | Guerra | Vo
Cosponsor: Dean | Howard | Johnson, Ann | Johnson, Julie
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for colorectal cancer early detection.

SB 1137 Author: Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Oliverson | Cortez | Canales | Shaheen | Noble
Cosponsor: Anderson | Button | Cook | Dean | Jetton | et al.
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the required disclosure of prices for certain items and services provided by certain medical facilities; providing administrative penalties.

SB 1173 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Schaefer | Oliverson | Klick
Cosponsor: Anderson | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Biedermann | Bonnen | et al.
Last Action: 04/29/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the regulation of abortion, including information regarding perinatal palliative care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; authorizing disciplinary action; providing a civil remedy; creating a criminal offense.

SB 1336 Author: Hancock | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | et al.
Sponsor: Bonnen | Oliverson | Paul | Krause | Schofield
Cosponsor: Bailes | Bell, Cecil | Biedermann | Buckley | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 06/08/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to a limit on the rate of growth of certain appropriations.

SB 1387 Author: Creighton
Sponsor: Clardy | Hefner | Cain | Jetton | Swanson
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a voting system used in an election in this state be manufactured, stored, and held in the United States by a company headquartered in the United States.

SB 1588 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Turner, Chris | Bonnen | Thompson, Senfronia | Shine | Hefner
Cosponsor: Anchia | Cole | Cook | Dean | Ellzey | et al.
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of certain property owners' associations.

SB 1776 Author: Campbell
Sponsor: Bell, Keith | Allison | Harris | Toth
Cosponsor: Dean | Ellzey | Hefner | King, Phil | Lozano | et al.
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of an elective course on the founding principles of the United States in the curriculum for public high school students and the posting of the founding documents of the United States in public school buildings.

SJR 27 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Leach | Parker | Noble | Slawson
Cosponsor: Allison | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | et al.
Last Action: 05/19/2021 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit this state or a political subdivision of this state from prohibiting or limiting religious services of religious organizations.

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