Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Matt Krause
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 8/17/2017

Number of Bills: 39

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (28):
HB 65 Author: Krause
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the waiting period for a divorce on the grounds of insupportability.

HB 93 Author: Krause
Last Action: 04/28/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a divorce on the ground of insupportability.

HB 110 Author: Krause
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select: Mar 1 2017 3:20PM
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.

HB 114 Author: Krause
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to zero-based budgeting for certain entities funded by this state and submission of a zero-based budget by and performance of a financial audit of an agency undergoing review by the Sunset Advisory Commission.

HB 124 Author: Krause
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the duties of a law enforcement agency regarding the immigration status of an arrested person and the enforcement of an immigration detainer.

HB 131 Author: Krause | Metcalf | Ashby
Last Action: 04/28/2017 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation.

HB 135 Author: Krause
Last Action: 02/14/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 14 2017 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to reporting by political subdivisions regarding the receipt or expenditure of federal funds.

HB 138 Author: Krause
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Fiscal Risk Management Commission.

HB 1016 Author: Krause
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the deferral and reduction or waiver of certain surcharges assessed under the driver responsibility program.

HB 1124 Author: Krause
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to claiming an exemption from required immunizations for public school students.

HB 1132 Author: Krause
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Feb 23 2017 4:07PM
Caption: Relating to procedures for presenting certain evidence at placement review hearings in suits affecting the parent-child relationship involving the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1329 Author: Krause
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 27 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Relating to financial reporting by a school district regarding the costs associated with administering certain assessment instruments.

HB 1525 Author: Krause | Leach | Capriglione
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to submarine veterans.

HB 1551 Author: Krause | Workman
Last Action: 04/21/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to review certain penal laws of this state and certain recommendations regarding those laws, to criminal offenses previously compiled in statutes outside the Penal Code, to repealing certain of those offenses, and to conforming punishments for certain of those offenses to the penalty structure provided in the Penal Code; increasing the punishment for sabotage and sedition; imposing a civil penalty.

HB 1751 Author: Krause
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 14 2017 12:28PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the punishment for assault committed against a peace officer.

HB 1865 Author: Krause | Guillen
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the scheduling of the first and last days of school for students by school districts.

HB 1923 Author: Krause | Sanford
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 13 2017 3:28PM
Caption: Relating to the protection of religious beliefs and moral convictions regarding marriage.

HB 1970 Author: Krause
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 15 2017 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to obtaining information from the child abuse and neglect central registry regarding certain individuals who have or will have direct contact with public school students.

HB 2185 Author: Krause
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 2189 Author: Krause | Dean | Guillen | Villalba | Blanco
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the blue alert system to aid in the apprehension of an individual suspected of killing or causing serious bodily injury to a law enforcement officer.

HB 3572 Author: Krause | Workman
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 30 2017 1:18PM
Caption: Relating to criminal offenses previously compiled in statutes outside the Penal Code, to repealing certain of those offenses, and to conforming punishments for certain of those offenses to the penalty structure provided in the Penal Code; increasing the punishment for sabotage and sedition; imposing a civil penalty.

HB 3635 Author: Krause | González, Mary
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to accountability and standards for districts of innovation.

HB 4081 Author: Krause
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of certain dentists under the Medicaid program.

HB 4153 Author: Krause
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Relating to certain suits concerning real property.

HCR 67 Author: Krause
Last Action: 02/08/2017 H Motion to suspend rules fails
Caption: Approving the sufficient balance of the economic stabilization fund adopted by the Joint Committee on Economic Stabilization Fund Balance, Select, for the state fiscal biennium beginning September 1, 2017.

HJR 95 Author: Krause
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the right to own, hold, and use any mutually agreed upon medium of exchange.

HJR 123 Author: Krause | Burrows | Schaefer | Tinderholt
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment guaranteeing the right to life of unborn children and prohibiting abortion to the fullest extent possible.

HR 1998 Author: Krause
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 12:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Paul and Charla Vinyard on their receipt of the Tom Landry Leadership Award from Dallas Baptist University.

Joint Author (11):
HB 787 Author: Parker | Price | Frullo | Fallon | Krause
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/16/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the security of the electric grid.

HB 1336 Author: Leach | Ortega | Krause | González, Mary
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to financial reporting by a school district regarding the costs associated with administering certain assessment instruments.

HB 1813 Author: Flynn | Keough | Paul | Burkett | Krause
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to issuing a marriage license and conducting a marriage ceremony.

HB 2333 Author: Elkins | Krause
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a breach of system security of a business that exposes consumer credit card or debit card information; providing a civil penalty.

HB 3535 Author: Keough | Raymond | Faircloth | Krause | Bell
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the taking of certain feral hogs and coyotes using a hot air balloon.

HR 148 Author: Stickland | Krause | Goldman
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 1:08PM
Caption: Congratulating Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez of the Texas Rangers on his induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

HR 678 Author: Anderson, Rodney | Turner | Krause | Alonzo | Stickland
Last Action: 03/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 3 2017 9:01PM
Caption: Recognizing March 1, 2017, as Grand Prairie Day at the State Capitol.

HR 718 Author: Capriglione | Flynn | Krause
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 3:20PM
Caption: Honoring the Lions of Texas on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Lions Clubs International.

HR 1369 Author: Leach | Schaefer | Geren | Stickland | Krause
Last Action: 04/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 23 2017 6:29PM
Caption: In memory of Madison James Rinaldi.

HR 1377 Author: Turner | Tinderholt | Krause | Stickland | Zedler
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2017 11:18AM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Marcelo Cavazos on being named the 2016 Superintendent of the Year by the Texas Association of School Boards.

HR 1464 Author: Raymond | Leach | Villalba | Krause | Neave
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 11:05AM
Caption: Honoring Tony Romo for his career with the Dallas Cowboys.

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