Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Rep. Terry Canales
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 4/30/2017

Number of Bills: 31

HB 4 Author: Burkett | Raymond | Frank | Klick | Davis, Sarah
Coauthor: Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Anderson, Rodney | Bell | Biedermann | et al.
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 04/19/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to monetary assistance provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services to certain relative or designated caregivers; creating a criminal offense; creating a civil penalty.

HB 8 Author: Capriglione | Elkins | Parker | Dale | Dean
Coauthor: Bohac | Button | Canales | Fallon | Goldman | et al.
Last Action: 04/26/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to cybersecurity for state agency information resources.

HB 9 Author: Capriglione | Elkins | Blanco
Coauthor: Cain | Canales | Dean | Goldman | Krause | et al.
Last Action: 04/19/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses.

HB 13 Author: Price | Turner | White | Clardy | Moody
Coauthor: Canales | Guerra | Holland | Wu
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the creation of a matching grant program to support community mental health programs for individuals experiencing mental illness.

HB 21 Author: Huberty | Zerwas | Turner | King, Ken | Dutton
Coauthor: Allen | Bohac | Canales | Capriglione | Geren | et al.
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the public school finance system.

HB 29 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Huberty | Collier | Cook | Frullo
Coauthor: Arévalo | Blanco | Bohac | Burkett | Button | et al.
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to prostitution and the trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the investigation and prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain information relating to a child; increasing a criminal penalty; creating a criminal offense.

HB 81 Author: Moody | Isaac | Dutton | White | Minjarez
Coauthor: Allen | Alonzo | Alvarado | Anchia | Arévalo | et al.
Last Action: 04/13/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the civil and criminal penalties for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia; creating a criminal offense.

HB 100 Author: Paddie | Thompson, Senfronia | Nevárez | Kuempel | Morrison, Geanie W.
Coauthor: Anderson, Rodney | Ashby | Bailes | Bell | Bohac | et al.
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the regulation of transportation network companies; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee.

HB 136 Author: Bell | Koop | Johnson, Jarvis | Israel | Villalba
Coauthor: Blanco | Canales | Schaefer | VanDeaver
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to inclusion of career and technology education and workforce training in the mission of public education.

HB 143 Author: Israel
Coauthor: Allen | Anchia | Arévalo | Ashby | Bernal | et al.
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Elections: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 367 Author: Bernal | VanDeaver | Price | Thompson, Senfronia | Minjarez
Coauthor: Anchia | Arévalo | Biedermann | Blanco | Bonnen, Dennis | et al.
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the authority of a public school to donate food to a nonprofit organization to be served to students of the school.

HB 483 Author: Miller
Coauthor: Canales
Last Action: 04/28/2017 H Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to the compensatory time and overtime pay for commissioned officers of the Department of Public Safety.

HB 500 Author: Geren | Johnson, Eric | Howard | King, Phil | Davis, Sarah
Coauthor: Anderson, Rodney | Bailes | Bohac | Burns | Button | et al.
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H Placed on Emergency Calendar
Caption: Relating to the effect of certain felony convictions of public elected officers.

HB 509 Author: Button | Springer | Murphy | Gutierrez | Goldman
Coauthor: Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Arévalo | Bernal | Canales | et al.
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 16 2017 4:31PM
Caption: Relating to a deduction under the franchise tax for certain contracts with the federal government.

HB 567 Author: White | Coleman | Johnson, Jarvis | Minjarez | Rinaldi
Coauthor: Canales | Gervin-Hawkins | Miller | Stickland
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.

HB 1125 Author: White | Bernal
Coauthor: Biedermann | Canales | Stickland
Last Action: 02/22/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 22 2017 4:25PM
Caption: Relating to the amount of a fine or cost imposed in a criminal case by a justice or municipal court and to the court's authority to order a defendant confined in jail for failure to pay a fine or cost or for contempt.

HB 1258 Author: Clardy | Price | Thompson, Senfronia | Nevárez | Holland
Coauthor: Alonzo | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 04/18/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to information publicly available in a state court document database; authorizing a fee.

HB 1350 Author: Cain | Deshotel | Dutton
Coauthor: Bernal | Canales | Gervin-Hawkins | Reynolds | Stickland | et al.
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 27 2017 3:38PM
Caption: Relating to pedestrian use of a sidewalk.

HB 1511 Author: Thierry | Coleman
Coauthor: Allen | Anchia | Arévalo | Canales | Collier | et al.
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 9 2017 4:13PM
Caption: Relating to providing certain election information on the highway changeable message sign system.

HB 1641 Author: Hefner | Miller | Blanco | Flynn | Gutierrez
Coauthor: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Anderson, Rodney | Arévalo | Biedermann | Bohac | et al.
Last Action: 04/10/2017 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans.

HB 1917 Author: Raymond | Price | Zerwas | Longoria | Davis, Sarah
Coauthor: Allen | Alonzo | Alvarado | Anchia | Arévalo | et al.
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to contract requirements for prescription drug benefits provided by Medicaid managed care organizations.

HB 1935 Author: Frullo | Dutton | Kuempel | Moody | Springer
Coauthor: Canales
Last Action: 04/26/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the carrying of certain knives.

HB 1983 Author: Wray | Martinez, "Mando" | Phillips | Guerra | Geren
Coauthor: Alvarado | Ashby | Bohac | Burns | Button | et al.
Last Action: 04/28/2017 H Reported engrossed: Apr 28 2017 4:15PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a first responder for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder.

HB 2409 Author: Raney | González, Mary | Simmons | Shine | Romero, Jr.
Coauthor: Allen | Alonzo | Anchia | Ashby | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 04/30/2017 H Committee report distributed: Apr 30 2017 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to wage requirements for community rehabilitation programs participating in the purchasing from people with disabilities program.

HB 2571 Author: Gutierrez | Flynn | Lozano | Blanco | Clardy
Coauthor: Allen | Alonzo | Alvarado | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | et al.
Last Action: 04/28/2017 H Reported engrossed: Apr 28 2017 8:10AM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a trauma affected veterans clinical care and research center at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

HB 2684 Author: Burns | Darby | Ashby | Kacal | Holland
Coauthor: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bailes | Bell | Burrows | Canales | et al.
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the acquisition of property by an entity with eminent domain authority; waiving certain sovereign and governmental immunity.

HB 3451 Author: Stucky | González, Mary | Ashby | Springer | Cyrier
Coauthor: Allen | Alonzo | Alvarado | Anchia | Anderson, Rodney | et al.
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the study and approval of lethal pesticides for feral hog control.

HB 3576 Author: Guerra | Longoria | Zerwas | Lozano | Sheffield
Coauthor: Alvarado | Blanco | Canales | Hernandez | Israel | et al.
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the collection and release of information on the Zika virus and other high consequence communicable diseases for certain purposes.

HB 3606 Author: Wilson | VanDeaver | Oliverson | Lucio III
Coauthor: Bailes | Canales | Capriglione | Dean | Hinojosa, Gina | et al.
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the School Health Survey.

HB 3904 Author: Schubert | Ashby | Nevárez | Springer
Coauthor: Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Anderson, Rodney | Bernal | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to the automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions and eligibility for certain scholarships of a student who is the valedictorian of the student's high school graduating class.

HR 171 Author: Howard
Coauthor: Allen | Alonzo | Alvarado | Arévalo | Bernal | et al.
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 11:01PM
Caption: Commemorating the 30th anniversary of Texas Democratic Women.

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