Daily House Calendar

Wednesday, May 12, 2021



********** MAJOR STATE CALENDAR **********

HB 2730             Deshotel / Burns / Geren / King, Ken / Canales

Relating to the acquisition of real property by an entity with eminent domain authority and the regulation of easement or right-of-way agents.

HB 2275             Zwiener / Huberty / Oliverson / Frank / Paddie / et al.

Relating to the creation and uses of the critical infrastructure resiliency fund and the eligibility of certain water-related projects for state financial assistance.


HJR 82              Craddick / Raymond / Darby / Landgraf / Paddie

Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of and use of money in the Grow Texas fund and allocating certain general revenues to that fund, the economic stabilization fund, and the state highway fund.

HJR 141             Goldman

Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a political subdivision other than a school district to establish a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that the political subdivision may impose on the residence homesteads of persons who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.

********** GENERAL STATE CALENDAR **********

HB 4420             Krause

Relating to a study and analysis by the comptroller on delivery methods used for certain projects of the Texas Department of Transportation and the Texas Water Development Board.

HB 2290             Thompson, Senfronia / Collier / Hinojosa / Johnson, Ann

Relating to the affirmative defense to prosecution for a criminal offense for persons acting under duress.

HB 3908             Pacheco / Campos

Relating to the deputy clerks appointed to certain statutory probate courts.

HB 4361             Raney

Relating to off-campus workforce education or lower-division programs offered by a public institution of higher education at the request of an employer.

HB 1586             Lucio III / Oliverson / Metcalf

Relating to health benefit plan coverage of clinician-administered drugs.

HB 4110             Leach / Harless

Relating to the regulation of metal recycling; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 41               Talarico

Relating to class size limits for prekindergarten classes provided by or on behalf of public schools.

HB 1914             Schofield

Relating to the civil liability of a children's isolation unit in a hospital.

HB 3658             Capriglione / Shaheen / King, Phil

Relating to state agency contracting and state employees, officers, contractors, and other persons involved with the contracting.

HB 105              Ortega

Relating to the use of promotoras and community health workers in Medicaid managed care.

HB 3889             Morales Shaw / Hinojosa / Bernal / Talarico / Hernandez

Relating to the cost for certain public school students of a broadband Internet access program offered by the Texas Education Agency.

HB 2134             Bernal

Relating to coverage for childhood cranial remolding orthosis under certain health benefit plans.

HB 4653             Sherman, Sr.

Relating to the creation of the Lancaster Logistics District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 2795             Thompson, Senfronia / Collier

Relating to the offense of solicitation of prostitution and certain other consequences of that offense; increasing a criminal penalty; making conforming changes.

HB 1032             Thierry / Button / Ordaz Perez / Hefner / Johnson, Jarvis / et al.

Relating to authorizing school districts to provide funding using money received under the Foundation School Program to community-based organizations for purposes of reimbursing private employers for paid internships provided to certain students in career and technology education programs in the district.

HB 3767             Murphy / Oliverson

Relating to measures to support the alignment of education and workforce development in the state with state workforce needs, including the establishment of the Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative.

HB 1907             Walle

Relating to the establishment of a statewide all payor claims database to increase public transparency of health care data and improve quality of health care in this state.

HB 195              Bernal

Relating to the regulation of migrant labor housing facilities; changing the amount of a civil penalty.

HB 205              Ortega

Relating to safety requirements for amusement ride operators.

HB 2681             Wilson / Noble / Bell, Cecil / et al.

Relating to public school elective courses providing academic study of the Bible offered to certain students.

HB 244              González, Mary / Allison / Lozano / Huberty / Capriglione / et al.

Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development in coding, technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer science for public school teachers.

HB 162              Thierry / Leach / Moody / Shaheen / Sanford / et al.

Relating to a prohibition on prosecuting or referring to juvenile court certain persons for certain conduct constituting the offense of prostitution, to the provision of services to those persons, and to the prosecution of related criminal offenses.

HB 873              Collier / Pacheco / Shaheen / Stucky / Ordaz Perez / et al.

Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense.

HB 558              White / Meza / et al.

Relating to the taking of a blood specimen on arrest for certain intoxication offenses.

HB 285              Murr

Relating to increasing the punishment for certain conduct constituting the criminal offense of obstruction or retaliation.

HB 443              Israel

Relating to requiring the operator of a vehicle to stop and yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian.

HB 4107             Burrows

Relating to the notice of entry for the purpose of exercising the power of eminent domain by a common carrier pipeline.

HB 573              Oliverson / Sanford / Jetton

Relating to the operation of health care sharing ministries; authorizing a fee; providing a civil penalty.

HB 639              White / Cortez / Oliverson / et al.

Relating to the authority of an emergency services district to provide preventive health care services; authorizing a fee.

HB 572              Dutton

Relating to authorizing a dropout recovery competency-based educational program provided through a campus or campus program charter or open-enrollment charter school.

HB 662              Collier

Relating to the administration of the homeless housing and services program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 48               Zwiener / Thompson, Senfronia / Morrison / Neave / Button

Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace.

HB 442              Israel / Oliverson / Lopez / Morales Shaw / et al.

Relating to the prima facie speed limit in residence districts.

HB 675              Ramos / Cook / Raymond

Relating to the participation of armed forces members in a marriage ceremony through video conference technology.

HB 701              Walle / Meza / Morales, Eddie / Ortega

Relating to simplified certification and recertification requirements for certain persons under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

HB 862              Romero, Jr.

Relating to the regulation of migrant labor housing facilities; authorizing an increase in the amount of a fee; changing the amount of a civil penalty.

HB 980              Fierro

Relating to the reimbursement and payment of claims by certain health benefit plan issuers for telemedicine medical services and telehealth services.

HB 1086             Moody

Relating to the criminal penalties for certain criminal offenses.

HB 1817             Shaheen

Relating to the proprietary purchases process for state agencies.

HB 2087             Perez / Cain / Huberty / Johnson, Jarvis / Oliverson / et al.

Relating to mandatory arbitration for certain municipal fire departments and employee bargaining agents.

HB 1183             Dutton / Guillen

Relating to eligibility requirements for public office and to the form of an application for a place on the ballot.

HB 1190             Krause / Gates / Minjarez

Relating to a required court finding of abuse or neglect before an individual's name is added to the central child abuse or neglect registry.

HB 4051             Frank

Relating to the method of payment for certain health care and certain contract provisions affecting health care reimbursement rates.

HB 1379             Patterson / White / Dominguez / Morales, Eddie / et al.

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 3082             Krause

Relating to Medicaid fraud actions.

HB 1854             Anchia / Bonnen / Shine

Relating to insurance coverage for the disposition of embryonic and fetal tissue remains.

HB 1977             Parker

Relating to the applicability of certain limitations on the capture and use of biometric identifiers to financial institutions.

HB 1853             Sanford

Relating to the qualified allocation plan and manual adopted for the allocation of low income housing tax credits.

HB 1875             Landgraf / Bonnen / Leach / Smith

Relating to the creation of the business court and the Court of Business Appeals to hear certain cases; authorizing fees.

HB 2193             Dominguez / Martinez / Lucio III / Guillen / et al.

Relating to the creation of an inclusive sports program by the University Interscholastic League to provide students with disabilities access to team sports.

HB 1921             White

Relating to the modernization of correctional facilities operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1934             Oliverson

Relating to requirements for overpayment recovery and third party access to provider networks for certain insurance policies and benefit plans that provide dental benefits.

HB 1980             Neave

Relating to prohibiting certain nondisclosure or confidentiality provisions in employment agreements.

HB 2055             Klick / et al.

Relating to investigations of child abuse and neglect and the procedures for adding names to or removing names from the central registry of child abuse and neglect.

HB 2065             Dominguez

Relating to the composition of the cybersecurity council.

HB 3900             Pacheco / Campos

Relating to the appointment of a deputy clerk to certain county courts at law.

HB 2066             Dominguez

Relating to emergency management for cybersecurity events threatening this state.

HB 2174             Shaheen

Relating to restricting access to pornographic materials on certain websites and creating civil liability for certain actions that allow children to access pornographic materials.

HB 2245             Shine / Button

Relating to ad valorem tax appraisal records maintained by an appraisal district.

HB 2185             Parker / Kacal

Relating to the promotion of off-label uses of certain drugs, biological products, and devices.

HB 4041             Neave

Relating to a suicide prevention policy in residential child-care facilities and child-placing agencies.

HB 2600             Paul / Oliverson / Middleton / Hull / Sanford / et al.

Relating to fiscal impact statements for legislation imposing mandates on health benefit plan issuers.

HB 611              Swanson / et al.

Relating to the assistance of voters; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2258             Guerra / et al.

Relating to developing a strategic plan for the improvement and expansion of high-quality bilingual education.

HB 2738             Hernandez

Relating to the provision of uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage in automobile liability insurance policies.

HB 610              Swanson / et al.

Relating to judicial review of certain local laws applicable to state license holders.

HB 2788             Leach

Relating to civil actions or arbitrations involving transportation network companies.

HB 1803             Wilson

Relating to requiring county approval of a proposed purchase or conversion by a municipality of a property to house homeless individuals.

HB 3437             Goldman / Guillen / Wilson

Relating to the authority of a taxing unit other than a school district to establish a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that the taxing unit may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.

HB 2676             Bonnen / et al.

Relating to the creation and optional filing of a record of life for an unborn child and the use of a certificate of stillbirth; authorizing fees.

HB 2859             Bucy

Relating to the secretary of state posting on the secretary of state's Internet website databases containing certain information about elections.

HB 3028             Middleton / Cook / et al.

Relating to vaccination requirements for health benefit plans or insurance policies provided to business entities.

HB 2955             Klick / Hinojosa / Meza / Capriglione / et al.

Relating to the reimbursement of certain urban teaching hospitals  for the provision of inpatient hospital care under Medicaid.

HB 2973             Hull / Swanson / Ramos

Relating to certain requirements regarding court-appointed volunteer advocate programs.

HB 3611             Leach

Relating to remotely conducting court proceedings in this state.

HB 3186             Raney / Guillen

Relating to the participation in and reimbursement from the skills development fund of certain entities.

HB 2546             Jetton / Cain / et al.

Relating to the enforcement by the secretary of state of certain voter roll maintenance provisions; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3493             Parker / Thompson, Senfronia / Sanford / Minjarez / et al.

Relating to prevention and early intervention services by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1295             Rodriguez

Relating to the allocation of housing tax credits to developments within proximate geographical areas.

HB 4507             Schofield / Jetton / Metcalf

Relating to federal election practices and procedures.

HB 1950             Slawson / Bonnen / Harris / Patterson / et al.

Relating to the control and funding of law enforcement and public safety services in certain political subdivisions.

HB 4447             Oliverson

Relating to the procedure for approval of certain land development applications by a municipality or county.

HB 3743             Capriglione / Guillen

Relating to cybersecurity and privacy regarding distance learning in public schools.

HB 392              Bowers / Reynolds / Rose / Sherman, Sr. / Buckley / et al.

Relating to discrimination on the basis of hair texture or protective hairstyle associated with race.

HB 3931             Raney / Guillen

Relating to the establishment of the Texas Competency-Based Education Grant Program for certain students enrolled in competency-based baccalaureate degree programs and to formula funding and dropped and repeated course restrictions for students enrolled in those degree programs at public institutions of higher education.

HB 4119             Guillen

Relating to operation of the Texas small and rural community success fund program administered by the Texas Economic Development Bank as successor to the Texas leverage fund program.

HB 2856             Swanson / Cook / et al.

Relating to provider discrimination against a Medicaid recipient or child health plan program enrollee based on immunization status.

HB 4141             White / Guillen

Relating to education and training for peace officers on interacting with persons with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

HB 4174             Middleton / Bonnen

Relating to the disclosure under the public information law of certain evidence of a crime that resulted in the death of a person.

HB 4243             Gervin-Hawkins

Relating to recognizing persons who separated from military service solely on the basis of sexual orientation as honorably discharged veterans under state law.

HB 4257             Morales Shaw

Relating to the trauma-informed care policy for school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 4266             Shine / Button

Relating to credit repair services performed by credit repair organizations.

HB 4276             Thompson, Ed / Raymond

Relating to the management of temporary tags that may be obtained by a motor vehicle dealer or converter.

HB 4277             Thompson, Ed

Relating to requirements related to refunds and credit provided under terminated debt cancellation agreements.

HB 4554             Cain / Krause / Anderson / Sanford / Shaheen / et al.

Relating to the designation of Dr Pepper as the state soft drink.

HB 1060             King, Phil

Relating to a ribbon for certain service members of the military who served in support of operations to secure this state's international border.

HB 1171             Sanford / Middleton / et al.

Relating to appointment of an attorney ad litem or guardian ad litem to represent an unborn child during a court proceeding authorizing a pregnant minor to consent to an abortion.

HB 1277             Campos / et al.

Relating to the operation of a transitional housing pilot program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 1314             Hefner / Cain / Jetton / Swanson / et al.

Relating to manufacturing requirements for hardware and software used in a voting system used in an election in this state.

HB 1360             Landgraf / Guillen

Relating to the procedure by which a taxing unit is required to provide public notice of certain ad valorem tax-related information.

HB 1842             Lozano

Relating to a requirement that operators of wind power facilities post signs with certain identifying information.

HB 1878             Gates

Relating to municipal and county permitting requirements to conduct certain repairs on residential buildings.

HB 2542             Rose / Reynolds / Bucy

Relating to considering criminal history in employment decisions;  providing an administrative penalty.

HB 2002             Sanford / King, Phil / Patterson

Relating to prohibited adverse employment action against certain first responders based on mental illness.

HB 2321             Jetton / Cain / Crockett / et al.

Relating to signature verification on an early voting ballot voted by mail.

HB 2403             Krause

Relating to the procedure for selecting the members of the board of directors of an appraisal district.

HB 24               Dominguez / Guillen

Relating to funding for school districts to provide inclusive and accessible playgrounds.

HB 2846             Coleman

Relating to a notification requirement if a public school, including an open-enrollment charter school, does not have a nurse assigned to the school during all instructional hours.

HB 4259             Morales Shaw

Relating to the provision of information regarding suicide prevention and certain state laws applicable to handgun license holders.

HB 2918             Schofield

Relating to the collection of certain judgments.

HB 1399             Krause / Oliverson / Toth / Hefner / Parker / et al.

Relating to professional liability insurance coverage for and prohibitions on the provision to certain children of procedures and treatments for gender transitioning, gender reassignment, or gender dysphoria.

HB 2298             Cason / Hull / Krause / Dutton / Canales / et al.

Relating to notifying an alleged perpetrator of child abuse or neglect of the person's rights in connection with an investigation conducted by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 3439             Deshotel / Guillen

Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain nonexempt property used for low-income or moderate-income housing.

HB 2021             Bonnen / González, Mary / Capriglione / Wilson / Walle / et al.

Relating to the acceptance, rejection, and uses of certain money provided by the federal government to this state.

HB 3303             Schofield

Relating to the procedure for making any change from any voting standard, practice, or procedure authorized by the Election Code

HB 3125             Allison

Relating to the payment by the state or a county of costs for certain mental health hearings or proceedings.

HB 3624             Deshotel

Relating to certain distributed electricity resources.

HB 3711             Bucy / Oliverson / Walle

Relating to including medically fragile individuals in the Texas Division of Emergency Management's emergency assistance registry for wellness checks during certain emergencies.

HB 4201             Martinez

Relating to a feasibility study on the colocation of federal and state motor vehicle inspection facilities at ports of entry.

HB 4395             Shaheen / Lucio III / Capriglione / Schofield / Hull

Relating to state agency and local government security incident procedures.

HB 2241             Oliverson / Johnson, Ann

Relating to the definition of emergency care for purposes of certain health benefit plans.

HB 4473             Walle

Relating to the places a public employer may provide for employees to express breast milk.

HB 464              Cortez / Zwiener / et al.

Relating to food allergen awareness in food service establishments.

HB 2825             Bonnen / Morales, Eddie / Cyrier

Relating to reporting requirements for certain loan and title insurance transactions involving foreign companies and real property located near military bases.

HB 125              Buckley / Shine / Button

Relating to the applicability of the law governing the provision of state aid to certain local governments disproportionately affected by the granting of ad valorem tax relief to disabled veterans.

HB 3940             Cain / Slawson / Vasut / Murr / Leach / et al.

Relating to discrimination against or burdening certain constitutional rights of an applicant for or holder of a license to practice law in this state.

HB 561              Israel / Crockett / Morales Shaw / Swanson / Cook / et al.

Relating to the repeal of the authority of political subdivisions to adopt or enforce juvenile curfews.

********** RESOLUTIONS CALENDAR **********

HCR 1               Stephenson / Ashby / Parker / Stucky / et al.

Supporting prayers, including the use of the word "God," at public gatherings and displays of the Ten Commandments in public educational institutions and other government buildings.

HCR 4               White

Expressing opposition to the enactment or enforcement in Texas of a law, under a federal mandate, that automatically suspends the driver's license of an individual who is convicted of certain offenses.

HCR 52              Harris / et al.

Claiming sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution over all powers not otherwise enumerated and granted to the federal government by the U.S. Constitution, serving notice to the federal government to halt and reverse certain mandates, and providing that certain federal legislation be prohibited or repealed.

HCR 54              Meza

Approving the SNAP settlement agreement between the U.S. Department of Justice and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission.

HCR 66              Wu / Vo / Button / Jetton / et al.

Condemning racism against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

HCR 67              Schofield / Jetton / Ordaz Perez / Lozano / Cortez / et al.

Designating April 6 as Tejano Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2021.

HCR 84              Parker

Recognizing the vital importance of the enduring friendship between Texas and the United Kingdom.

HR 538              Vo / Harless / Howard / Thompson, Senfronia / Shine / et al.

Condemning racism against Asian Americans.