Texas Legislature
Bills Cosponsored
Sen. Mayes Middleton
88th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 5/23/2024

Number of Bills: 14

HB 19 Author: Murr | Leach | Landgraf | Meyer | Lujan
Sponsor: Hughes
Cosponsor: Middleton | Creighton
Last Action: 06/09/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the creation of a specialty trial court to hear certain cases; authorizing fees.

HB 114 Author: Thompson, Ed
Sponsor: Parker
Cosponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 06/13/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the possession, use, or delivery of marihuana or e-cigarettes on or near public school property or at certain school events.

HB 900 Author: Patterson | Buckley | Burrows | Shaheen | Longoria
Sponsor: Paxton
Cosponsor: Middleton | Creighton | Springer | Sparks | King | et al.
Last Action: 06/13/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the regulation of library materials sold to or included in public school libraries.

HB 1181 Author: Shaheen | Schatzline | Collier | Ordaz | Patterson
Sponsor: Paxton
Cosponsor: Bettencourt | Birdwell | Hughes | Menéndez | Parker | et al.
Last Action: 06/12/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the publication or distribution of sexual material harmful to minors on an Internet website; providing a civil penalty.

HB 1575 Author: Hull | Harless | Slawson | Rose | Frank
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Cosponsor: Alvarado | Creighton | Paxton | Middleton | Blanco | et al.
Last Action: 06/02/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to improving health outcomes for pregnant women under Medicaid and certain other public benefits programs.

HB 1696 Author: Buckley | Oliverson | Cook | Gerdes | Noble
Sponsor: Hughes
Cosponsor: Menéndez | Middleton
Last Action: 06/14/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the relationship between managed care plans and optometrists and therapeutic optometrists.

HB 1900 Author: Smithee | Perez | Hull
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Cosponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 06/09/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to notice of cancellation or nonrenewal of a property and casualty insurance policy.

HB 2127 Author: Burrows | Meyer | Goldman | King, Ken | Raymond
Sponsor: Creighton
Cosponsor: Middleton | Springer | Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/14/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to state preemption of and the effect of certain state or federal law on certain municipal and county regulation.

HB 2488 Author: Geren | Metcalf | Thierry | Johnson, Ann
Sponsor: Alvarado
Cosponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 06/13/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the burden of proof in certain ad valorem tax appeals.

HB 2545 Author: Capriglione | Harris, Caroline | Oliverson | Morales, Eddie
Sponsor: Johnson
Cosponsor: Middleton | Paxton
Last Action: 06/17/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to an individual's genetic data, including the use of that data by certain genetic testing companies for commercial purposes and the individual's property right in DNA; authorizing a civil penalty.

HB 2837 Author: Schaefer | Capriglione | Noble
Sponsor: Schwertner
Cosponsor: Middleton | Hall | Springer | Bettencourt | Kolkhorst | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to prohibiting a person or entity from surveilling, reporting, or tracking the purchase of firearms, ammunition, and accessories through the use of certain merchant category codes; imposing a civil penalty.

HB 3137 Author: Isaac | Bumgarner | Lopez, Janie | Cain | Toth
Sponsor: Springer
Cosponsor: Kolkhorst | Sparks | Hughes | Middleton | Creighton | et al.
Last Action: 06/11/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to prohibited local regulation with respect to a firearm or air gun.

HB 4087 Author: Kuempel | Leo-Wilson
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Cosponsor: Middleton
Last Action: 06/18/2023 E Effective on 9/1/23
Caption: Relating to the use of certain on-site sewage disposal systems.

HJR 126 Author: Burns | Burrows | González, Mary | Ashby | Bernal
Sponsor: Perry
Cosponsor: Hughes | Blanco | West | Middleton
Last Action: 05/08/2023 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment protecting the right to engage in farming, ranching, timber production, horticulture, and wildlife management.

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