Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Cole Hefner
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/13/2017

Number of Bills: 31

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (28):
HB 1641 Author: Hefner | Miller | Blanco | Flynn | Gutierrez
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans.

HB 1659 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 271 as the Veterans Memorial Highway.

HB 1692 Author: Hefner | Bonnen, Dennis | Dutton | Raymond | Huberty
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a license holder in a motor vehicle in a parking area of a primary or secondary school.

HB 1711 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the use of direct recording electronic voting machines.

HB 1880 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Referred to Agriculture & Livestock: Mar 13 2017 3:28PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the additional ad valorem taxes imposed as a result of certain changes in the use of open-space land appraised as agricultural land.

HB 2868 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the adoption of the budget of an appraisal district.

HB 3132 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to financial assistance paid to the survivors of certain law enforcement officers and employees killed in the line of duty.

HB 3137 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to the appraisal of land for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land following a transfer between family members.

HB 3993 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to County Affairs: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.

HB 4326 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 4000 in Titus County as the Titus County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Highway.

HCR 114 Author: Hefner
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/04/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Pastor Robbie Keith Caldwell on his 50 years in the ministry.

HCR 130 Author: Hefner
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the first aircraft landing at Mineola-Wisener Field Airport in Wood County.

HR 927 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2017 4:59PM
Caption: Congratulating Conroy Tractor of Mt. Pleasant on its 66th anniversary.

HR 928 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2017 5:00PM
Caption: In memory of Shirley Jane Sloan Hamm of Pittsburg.

HR 952 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2017 3:04PM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Clinton L. Davis of First Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant on his 25th pastoral anniversary.

HR 953 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2017 3:06PM
Caption: In memory of Hazel Bennett Spearman of Pittsburg.

HR 984 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2017 1:43PM
Caption: Honoring Colonel Bradley T. Clair for his service to the United States Army and Army Reserve.

HR 1303 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 4:08PM
Caption: Congratulating Bailey Hall of Mount Pleasant on her graduation from Chapel Hill High School and from Northeast Texas Community College in May 2017.

HR 1304 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 4:14PM
Caption: Congratulating Roy Maynard of the Tyler Morning Telegraph on winning the Class AAA first-place award for editorial writing at the 2017 Texas Associated Press Managing Editors Convention.

HR 1340 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 4:34PM
Caption: In memory of Harvey David Hamm Sr. of Pittsburg.

HR 1341 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 4:37PM
Caption: Congratulating Bill and Kay McNutt of Mount Pleasant on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1342 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 4:35PM
Caption: In memory of Butch Petty of Mount Pleasant.

HR 1390 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2017 2:24PM
Caption: In memory of Angelica P. Beard of Mount Pleasant.

HR 1391 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2017 2:26PM
Caption: Congratulating James Douglas Richey Jr. of Tyler Junior College on his receipt of the 2016 Mattie Alice Scroggin Baker Excellence in Teaching Award.

HR 1518 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 10 2017 7:30PM
Caption: Congratulating Virginia Mae Priefert-Foster of Mount Pleasant on her 90th birthday.

HR 1519 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 10 2017 7:32PM
Caption: Recognizing April 25, 2017, as Rains County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1996 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/26/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2017 10:28AM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Hide-A-Way Lake Club in Smith County.

HR 2543 Author: Hefner
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 8:15AM
Caption: Honoring Zachary Cousin of Winnsboro for helping to rescue his family after a serious vehicle accident.

Joint Author (3):
HB 354 Author: Raney | Oliverson | Hefner | Lambert | Wray
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the process for establishing speed limits on roads near certain schools.

HB 2516 Author: Meyer | Clardy | Hefner
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 23 2017 4:10PM
Caption: Relating to recovery of damages, attorney's fees, and costs related to frivolous regulatory actions by state agencies.

HR 2531 Author: Gooden | Hefner
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 1:33PM
Caption: In memory of James Clayton Young of Alba.

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