Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Byron Cook
79th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/17/2017

Number of Bills: 37

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (20):
HB 156 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 01/31/2005 H Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain law enforcement officers to participate in a low-interest home loan program offered by the state.

HB 157 Author: Cook, Byron | Pena | Paxton | Branch
Sponsor: Averitt
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the conditions of community supervision for certain persons convicted of an intoxication offense.

HB 1130 Author: Cook, Byron | Hupp | Pena | Chisum | Giddings
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/27/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the adoption of a privacy policy by a person who requires the disclosure of an individual's social security number; providing a civil penalty.

HB 1131 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 03/15/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.

HB 2179 Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Wentworth
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the practice of professional surveying.

HB 2273 Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Fraser
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the administration of the unemployment compensation system by the Texas Workforce Commission.

HB 2274 Author: Cook, Byron | Quintanilla | Branch
Sponsor: Carona
Last Action: 05/27/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation.

HB 2275 Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband used in the commission of certain felony intoxication offenses.

HB 2307 Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Fraser
Last Action: 05/10/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the terms of office of the Product Development and Small Business Incubator Board.

HB 3024 Author: Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Brimer
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the sale of fish collected from certain private property.

HR 362 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 02/28/2005 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2005 8:05AM
Caption: Honoring the Reverend Dairy G. Johnson on the occasion of his 20th anniversary with Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Corsicana.

HR 596 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 03/18/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2005 8:07AM
Caption: In memory of Clyde E. Johnson, Sr., of Corsicana.

HR 627 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 03/18/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2005 8:07AM
Caption: Honoring the Texas Thoroughbred Association for its promotion of responsible ownership of Thoroughbreds.

HR 628 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 03/18/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2005 8:07AM
Caption: Honoring Steve and Caroline Hicks of Cedarcrest Farm in Palestine on Capote's Prospect being named the leading third-crop sire in Texas for 2004.

HR 678 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 04/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2005 11:23AM
Caption: In memory of Judge Kenneth A. Douglas of Corsicana.

HR 752 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 03/30/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 30 2005 8:05AM
Caption: Recognizing April as Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month in Texas.

HR 848 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2005 8:13PM
Caption: Honoring Teague Municipal Airport for receiving the 2005 Most Improved Airport award from the Texas Department of Transportation.

HR 849 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 04/07/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 7 2005 7:00PM
Caption: Congratulating native Texan Billy Yates of the New England Patriots on his notable athletic achievements.

HR 1452 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 05/17/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2005 12:16PM
Caption: In memory of Olin Nickleberry of Corsicana.

HR 1794 Author: Cook, Byron
Last Action: 06/01/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2005 11:32AM
Caption: Honoring Gioia Keeney of Corsicana on the occasion of her 80th birthday for her significant contributions to the community.

Joint Author (17):
HB 116 Author: Geren | Escobar | Cook, Byron | Leibowitz
Last Action: 05/11/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the farm and ranch lands conservation program.

HB 236 Author: Menendez | Cook, Byron
Last Action: 02/28/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an offense of using a telephone while operating a motor vehicle in a school crossing zone.

HB 237 Author: Menendez | Cook, Byron
Last Action: 02/28/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an offense of using a telephone while operating a motor vehicle.

HB 505 Author: Hilderbran | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Madla
Last Action: 06/09/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the discharge of a firearm across a property line; providing a penalty.

HB 839 Author: Riddle | Keel | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Williams
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the disposition of certain obscene material and child pornography.

HB 840 Author: Riddle | Keel | Cook, Byron | Anchia
Sponsor: Williams
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of contraband used to facilitate or intended to be used to facilitate the commission of certain criminal offenses.

HB 900 Author: Chavez | Woolley | Veasey | Cook, Byron | Castro
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the requirement that workforce development programs provide training in financial literacy.

HB 1007 Author: Ritter | Guillen | Menendez | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/27/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain low-interest home loan programs administered by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation.

HB 1094 Author: Menendez | Cook, Byron
Last Action: 05/12/2005 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to an offense of using a wireless communications device while operating a motor vehicle by certain minors.

HB 1294 Author: Rose | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Williams
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to interlocutory appeals.

HB 1747 Author: Keffer, Jim | Frost | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Staples
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the creation of and funding for the Texas Entrepreneurship Network.

HB 1982 Author: Blake | McReynolds | Cook, Byron | Escobar
Sponsor: Staples
Last Action: 05/27/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the creation and operation of a Texas Certified Retirement Community Program.

HB 2037 Author: Allen, Ray | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Seliger
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the seizure and disposition of property for the offense of hunting or fishing without landowner consent.

HB 2070 Author: Rose | Cook, Byron
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a landowner's liability for injuries incurred during certain recreational activities.

HB 2755 Author: McReynolds | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain development corporations to undertake projects for the development, retention, or expansion of business enterprises.

HB 2833 Author: Cook, Robby | Cook, Byron
Sponsor: Staples
Last Action: 05/26/2005 S Motion withdrawn
Caption: Relating to the protection of private real property from regulatory takings.

HB 2928 Author: Kolkhorst | Cook, Byron | Chisum | McReynolds
Sponsor: Seliger
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to projects that may be undertaken by certain development corporations with respect to business enterprises or business development.

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