Bills Referred Today for 5/16/2017



May 16, 2017

Committee referral on the following:

HB 66 Guillen/ Blanco/ Alonzo/ Guerra/ et al.

Relating to determining eligibility for a Texas Armed Services Scholarship and to the appointment by certain elected officials of students to receive that scholarship.

Higher Education

HB 168 Lucio III/ Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to creating a voluntary program to recognize licensed before-school and after-school programs that promote healthy eating and physical activity.

Health & Human Services

HB 245 Johnson, Eric/ Price/ Thompson, Senfronia/ White/ Phillips

Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies; providing a civil penalty.

Criminal Justice

HB 855 Capriglione/ Goldman/ Simmons/ Rodriguez, Justin/ Button/ et al.

Relating to the management and investment of the economic stabilization fund, including the determination of a sufficient balance within the economic stabilization fund.


HB 972 Giddings/ King, Ken/ et al.

Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an uncertified teacher.


HB 1009 Alonzo/ Workman

Relating to the regulation of firefighters and fire departments by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.

Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1148 Davis, Sarah

Relating to emergency health care services and trauma care systems.

Health & Human Services

HB 1296 Frullo/ Oliverson/ Larson/ Zerwas/ et al.

Relating to health benefit coverage for prescription drug synchronization.

Business & Commerce

HB 1632 Bonnen, Greg/ Guillen/ Uresti, Tomas/ et al.

Relating to deferred payment of ad valorem taxes for certain persons serving in the United States armed forces.


HB 1904 Capriglione

Relating to the powers and compensation of criminal law magistrates in Tarrant County.

State Affairs

HB 1905 Guillen

Relating to general officers within the Texas Military Department.

Veteran Affairs & Border Security

HB 2121 Cyrier/ Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Relating to damages in certain contract claims against the state.

State Affairs

HB 2886 Klick

Relating to limiting the liability of certain health care providers.

State Affairs

HB 2925 Shine

Relating to the administration of gasoline and diesel fuel motor fuels taxes and the fee on the delivery of certain petroleum products.


HB 2962 Capriglione/ Sheffield/ Springer/ Laubenberg/ Burkett/ et al.

Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty.

Health & Human Services

HB 3204 Raymond

Relating to vendor requirements under the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).

Health & Human Services

HB 3218 Phillips

Relating to health maintenance organization contracts with certain entities to provide health care services.

Business & Commerce

HB 3236 Kacal/ King, Ken/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ Ashby

Relating to the costs associated with the provision of certain investigational drugs, biological products, and devices that are in clinical trials.

State Affairs

HB 3557 Murphy

Relating to the system for protesting or appealing certain ad valorem tax determinations.


HB 3674 Roberts/ Oliverson/ Swanson

Relating to the certification of unopposed candidates for the board of directors of the North Harris County Regional Water Authority.

Intergovernmental Relations