Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Joe Moody
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 3/29/2017

Number of Bills: 59

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (41):
HB 81 Author: Moody | Isaac | Dutton | Minjarez
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a civil action to collect a civil penalty for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia.

HB 96 Author: Moody
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.

HB 111 Author: Moody
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to an educational program and fee reductions to improve firearm safety.

HB 118 Author: Moody | Arévalo
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the personal needs allowance for certain Medicaid recipients who are residents of long-term care facilities.

HB 142 Author: Moody | Dale | Alvarado | Burkett | Neave
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of indecent assault, to judicial protection for victims of that offense, and to certain criminal acts committed in relation to that offense.

HB 362 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/24/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the procedure for rearrest and adjustment of the bond amount in certain criminal cases.

HB 451 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to waiver of immunity in certain employment discrimination actions in connection with a workers' compensation claim.

HB 452 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the notice to the parent or other person having lawful control of a public school student concerning the student's class performance.

HB 473 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the employment of certain peace officers, detention officers, county jailers, or firefighters who are injured in the course and scope of duty.

HB 597 Author: Moody
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of a graffiti pretrial diversion program; authorizing a fee.

HB 866 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to lethal violence protective orders; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1274 Author: Moody | Wu
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.

HB 1275 Author: Moody
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 23 2017 4:07PM
Caption: Relating to a criminal penalty for violating a condition of bond, condition of community supervision, or court order requiring installation of an ignition interlock device.

HB 1276 Author: Moody | Arévalo
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs: Feb 23 2017 4:07PM
Caption: Relating to waiver programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities.

HB 1277 Author: Moody
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Feb 23 2017 4:07PM
Caption: Relating to the governance of certain housing authorities.

HB 1357 Author: Moody | Minjarez
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 27 2017 3:38PM
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving cruelty to animals and to the inclusion of related conduct in the definition of family violence; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 1431 Author: Moody | Arévalo
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.

HB 1465 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 15 2017 1:36PM
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on a judge's imposition of court costs and filing or other fees on indigent defendants and plaintiffs.

HB 1967 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an innocence project grant program.

HB 2864 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/03/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the provision of on-campus mental health services by a school district and reimbursement under Medicaid for certain services provided to eligible students.

HB 2866 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/03/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to mental health assessments and the provision of mental health services for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2930 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 23 2017 11:29AM
Caption: Relating to the offense of obstructing a highway or other passageway; modifying criminal penalties.

HB 2931 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 23 2017 11:29AM
Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments.

HB 2947 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Mar 23 2017 11:29AM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain at-risk developments to receive low income housing tax credits.

HB 3164 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the standards for substance abuse facilities and programs operated by juvenile probation departments.

HB 3165 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the duties of a personal bond pretrial release office.

HB 3234 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to access to certain law enforcement, corrections, and prosecutorial records under the public information law.

HB 3237 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to when search warrant affidavits become public information.

HB 3317 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/08/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the provision of counseling services by certain providers under Medicaid and reimbursement for those services.

HB 3341 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/08/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a study to evaluate by region training and employment opportunities in this state for individuals with an intellectual disability.

HB 3437 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/08/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a special education recovery program operated by the Texas Education Agency.

HB 3449 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/08/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to staff development requirements for public school educators regarding mental health and suicide prevention.

HB 3632 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to extension of the timeline for a parent to request a special education impartial due process hearing in certain circumstances.

HB 3763 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to common nuisances.

HB 3978 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/10/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault.

HB 3979 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/10/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the supervision by a personal bond office of individuals granted an occupational driver's license; providing for an administrative fee.

HB 4232 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/10/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the amount of the employer contribution rate for certain public retirement systems; authorizing a penalty.

HB 4237 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/10/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to mental health first aid training for university employees.

HR 389 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 6:36PM
Caption: In memory of Ramon Perez of El Paso.

HR 744 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2017 1:36PM
Caption: Expressing support for the constitutional rights of lawful immigrants.

HR 763 Author: Moody
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 7:49PM
Caption: In memory of Guillermo Evaristo "Memo" Avila of El Paso.

Joint Author (18):
HB 12 Author: Price | Murr | Moody | Coleman | White
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 9 2017 10:49AM
Caption: Relating to individuals who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and who are or have been involved with the court system and to the eligibility for medical assistance of certain mentally ill inmates.

HB 116 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain pre-suit discovery in connection with a claim involving injury to or death of a minor.

HB 148 Author: Schaefer | Bonnen, Greg | Murphy | Isaac | Moody
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used for recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.

HB 304 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to civil liability for bullying of a child.

HB 305 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to student harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying.

HB 306 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to student harassment, bullying, cyberbullying, injury to or death of a minor; creating a criminal offense.

HB 841 Author: Ortega | Blanco | Moody | González, Mary | Pickett
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 21 2017 12:03PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public law school in El Paso County.

HB 913 Author: Alvarado | King, Phil | Koop | Moody | Phelan
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons.

HB 978 Author: Murr | Moody
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the terms of the board members of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission.

HB 1087 Author: Alvarado | Minjarez | Villalba | Moody
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of bestiality.

HB 1178 Author: Kuempel | Moody | Zerwas | Sheffield
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the punishment for burglary and theft of controlled substances.

HB 1686 Author: Shaheen | Moody
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a writing that is attached to tangible property.

HB 1729 Author: Neave | Thompson, Senfronia | Davis, Sarah | Price | Moody
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to establishing and funding a grant program for testing evidence collected in relation to sexual assaults or other sex offenses; authorizing voluntary contributions.

HB 1819 Author: Springer | Dale | Canales | Moody | Capriglione
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

HB 2671 Author: Dean | Price | Clardy | Moody
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 22 2017 11:37AM
Caption: Relating to the placement of certain substances in Penalty Groups 1 and 3 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act for the purposes of prosecution of criminal offenses involving those substances.

HB 3262 Author: Ortega | Pickett | Moody | González, Mary | Blanco
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 28 2017 1:43PM
Caption: Relating to the authority to establish a customer assistance program for certain municipally owned utilities.

HB 3647 Author: Dale | Moody
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Monument.

HR 321 Author: Price | Moody | Coleman | White | Bonnen, Greg
Last Action: 02/09/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 9 2017 2:26PM
Caption: Recognizing February 8, 2017, as Mental Illness Awareness Day at the State Capitol.

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