Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Rep. Joe Moody
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 5/30/2017

Number of Bills: 17

Report Sections: Sponsored Bills | Joint Sponsored Bills

Sponsor (9):
SB 343 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Moody | White | Herrero | King, Phil | Hefner
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of improper sexual activity with a person under supervision.

SB 762 Author: Menéndez
Sponsor: Moody
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Signed in the House
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving cruelty to animals; increasing a criminal penalty.

SB 1238 Author: Rodríguez
Sponsor: Moody
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain at-risk developments to receive low income housing tax credits.

SB 1250 Author: West
Sponsor: Moody
Last Action: 05/27/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of certain evidence in the prosecution of certain offenses involving family violence.

SB 1314 Author: Rodríguez
Sponsor: Moody | Wu
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the regulation of substance abuse facilities and programs for juveniles.

SB 1533 Author: Rodríguez
Sponsor: Moody | Coleman | Price | Lozano | Turner
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to mental health first aid training for university employees.

SB 1649 Author: Watson
Sponsor: Moody
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to increasing the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of criminal trespass.

SB 1709 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Moody
Last Action: 05/24/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the requirement of a guardian to provide information regarding a ward's health and residence to certain relatives of the ward.

SB 2027 Author: Rodríguez
Sponsor: Moody
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to a study to evaluate by region training and employment opportunities in this state for individuals with an intellectual disability.

Joint Sponsor (8):
SB 179 Author: Menéndez | Zaffirini
Sponsor: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students; increasing a criminal penalty.

SB 256 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Hunter | Moody | Herrero | Stickland | Swanson
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain victims of family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking of persons.

SB 593 Author: Rodríguez
Sponsor: Blanco | Moody
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the governance of certain housing authorities.

SB 843 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Herrero | Moody
Last Action: 05/16/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to disclosure and use of certain information regarding the Crime Victims' Compensation Act.

SB 928 Author: Rodríguez | Estes
Sponsor: Pickett | Landgraf | Moody | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/27/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Tom Lea Trail.

SB 1326 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Price | Murr | Moody | Coleman | White
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and to certain duties of the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System related to persons with mental illness.

SB 1849 Author: Whitmire
Sponsor: Coleman | Thompson, Senfronia | Moody | Hunter | White
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, to the confinement, conviction, or release of those individuals, and to grants supporting populations that are more likely to interact frequently with law enforcement.

SB 2238 Author: Garcia
Sponsor: Dale | Moody
Last Action: 05/23/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain sexual offenses and certain other offenses involving conduct of a sexual nature, including the creation of the criminal offenses of sexual coercion, indecent assault, and possession or promotion of lewd visual material depicting a child, and to certain criminal acts committed in relation to those offenses.

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