Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Craig Eiland
79th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/20/2017

Number of Bills: 81

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (72):
HB 949 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/19/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health insurance policies.

HB 978 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/27/2005 H Companion considered in lieu of in committee
Caption: Relating to the quality assurance accreditation process for certain entities that offer health benefit plans.

HB 998 Author: Eiland | Seaman | Taylor
Last Action: 05/02/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to insurance market conduct surveillance; imposing sanctions.

HB 1044 Author: Eiland | Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Williams
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an optional procedure for the issuance of a permit by a certain county for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles.

HB 1117 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/07/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to studies or projects concerning coastal erosion that may be undertaken by the General Land Office in conjunction with qualified project partners.

HB 1118 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/03/2005 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to operating a motor vehicle with a person riding in a boat or personal watercraft being drawn by the vehicle; creating an offense.

HB 1217 Author: Eiland | Van Arsdale
Last Action: 05/03/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to enforcement of certain insurance provisions in construction contracts.

HB 1348 Author: Eiland | Smith, Todd | Anchia
Last Action: 05/02/2005 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to political contributions and expenditures; providing civil and criminal penalties.

HB 1474 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain information contained in records about members, retirees, annuitants, or beneficiaries of the Texas County and District Retirement System.

HB 1475 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Williams
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to repealing certain authority regarding taxation and financing by the Chambers County Public Hospital District No. 1.

HB 1638 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/01/2005 H Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to creation and operation of a pilot program under which benefits for a compensable injury sustained by an employee are provided through a qualified accident and health insurance policy and endorsements to that policy.

HB 1639 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of the attorney general to bring suit on behalf of individuals injured by unlawful practices in restraint of trade.

HB 1640 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/01/2005 H Referred to Land & Resource Management
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of the law governing access to public beaches; imposing a surcharge on certain insurance premiums.

HB 1891 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to certain insurers subject to the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 1892 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Barrientos
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to excluding certain challenge courses from regulation as amusement rides.

HB 1893 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Averitt
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing a consumer credit reporting agency to provide certain information if the information is needed to avoid a violation of federal law.

HB 1894 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/12/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the definition of a primary job with respect to a project that may be undertaken by a development corporation.

HB 1895 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/18/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of an associate judge appointed by a court with family law jurisdiction.

HB 2561 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/11/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the rule against perpetuities to trusts.

HB 2562 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
Caption: Relating to the creation of an oyster license management program.

HB 2563 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operations and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond program.

HB 2564 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to reinsurance for insurance written by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 2565 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to rebates regarding certain insurance coverage.

HB 2566 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the Texas Emergency Services Retirement System; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 2567 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/21/2005 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to requiring public retirement systems periodically to submit an asset and liability study to the Pension Review Board.

HB 2568 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/11/2005 H Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to certain retired school employees and the powers and duties of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 2569 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Williams
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the office of district attorney for the 253rd Judicial District and to the creation of the office of district attorney for the 344th Judicial District.

HB 2570 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/19/2005 H Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the delivery of prescription drugs by mail order.

HB 2571 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/19/2005 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to requirements for disclosing a consumer's personal information.

HB 2613 Author: Eiland | Seaman | Taylor
Sponsor: Averitt
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the adoption of the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact.

HB 2614 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to Lloyd's plans and reciprocal and interinsurance exchanges.

HB 2615 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/18/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the distinction between surplus lines insurance and unauthorized insurance.

HB 2616 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 2617 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/28/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to systems and programs administered by the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 2618 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to county expenditures for certain health care services.

HB 2620 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Caption: Relating to the recognition of an informal marriage.

HB 2621 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/21/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the power of certain coastal municipalities to impose assessments to pay for improvement projects, services, or special events.

HB 2941 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Brimer
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to compensation of insurance agents.

HB 2942 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective in 90 days -- 8/29/05
Caption: Relating to license fees for commercial fish dealers and shrimp boats.

HB 2943 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/13/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to including pension and other postemployment benefits in the computation of rates for electric utilities.

HB 2944 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/17/2005 H Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to prohibiting rebates regarding certain insurance coverage.

HB 2945 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/16/2005 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the predicted retirement of and participation in the optional retirement program by certain employees of institutions of higher education.

HB 2946 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/07/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to efforts by coastal counties to mitigate coastal erosion and improve public access to public beaches; authorizing the issuance of bonds by coastal counties.

HB 2947 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/04/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the compensation of insurance agents.

HB 3125 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Armbrister
Last Action: 05/19/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a retired employee's eligibility for participation in the optional retirement program and the regulation of investment advisors in that program.

HB 3126 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the regulation of investment advisors in the optional retirement program.

HB 3127 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/21/2005 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the split payment of ad valorem taxes on residential homesteads.

HB 3128 Author: Eiland | Seaman | Escobar
Last Action: 05/06/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to funding of coastal erosion response activities and the coastal management program; imposing a fee.

HB 3355 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/22/2005 H Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to provider duty for ocular postoperative care.

HB 3499 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 53; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3500 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 63; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3501 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 61; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3503 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to road utility district and navigation district powers of Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 52, including the authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.

HB 3504 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 54; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3505 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 60; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3506 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 62; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3507 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 64; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3577 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility District No. 67; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HCR 59 Author: Eiland | Smithee | Seaman | Taylor | Thompson
Sponsor: Averitt
Last Action: 05/20/2005 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Opposing the State Modernization and Regulatory Transparency (SMART) Act and any similar federal legislation that would interfere with the ability of state governments to regulate the business of insurance.

HCR 78 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/01/2005 H Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
Caption: Designating the Yaga's Children's Fund World Championship Wild Game and BBQ Cook-off as the Official Wild Game Cook-off of Texas.

HCR 117 Author: Eiland
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating Elissa the official tall ship of Texas.

HCR 186 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Filed
Caption: Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools.

HJR 75 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/18/2005 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the legislature to authorize the creation of perpetual trusts.

HJR 94 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 04/13/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize this state to license persons to conduct certain electronic gaming on cruise vessels departing from or returning to a dock in this state.

HR 359 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 02/16/2005 H Reported enrolled: Feb 16 2005 8:00AM
Caption: Recognizing February 15, 2005, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 695 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/14/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2005 12:05PM
Caption: In memory of Captain Grady Burke of Texas City.

HR 834 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/22/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2005 8:37PM
Caption: Recognizing the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems (TEXPERS) on the occasion of its 16th annual conference, March 19-25, 2005.

HR 835 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 03/31/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 31 2005 4:31PM
Caption: Recognizing March 31, 2005, as Jack A. Johnson Day.

HR 1628 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/17/2005 H Referred to Rules & Resolutions
Caption: Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools.

HR 1629 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/26/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2005 10:36AM
Caption: Recognizing May 12, 2005, as the Texas Retired Teachers Association "Texas Retired School Personnel Day."

HR 2066 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/30/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2005 9:06AM
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Private First Class Wesley Robert Riggs of Beach City.

HR 2080 Author: Eiland
Last Action: 05/25/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2005 8:44AM
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Private First Class Wesley Robert Riggs of Beach City.

Joint Author (9):
HB 160 Author: McCall | Branch | Eiland | Hughes
Sponsor: Wentworth
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to motor vehicles equipped with recording devices.

HB 695 Author: Leibowitz | Martinez, "Mando" | Eiland | Herrero | Vo
Last Action: 04/25/2005 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the prices of certain consumer goods and services during an abnormal disruption of the market.

HB 1001 Author: Luna | King, Phil | Eiland | Turner | Hughes
Last Action: 02/14/2005 H Referred to Judiciary
Caption: Relating to the compensation of state judges and to the computation of retirement benefits for members of the elected class of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 1579 Author: Kolkhorst | Eiland | Griggs | Smith, Todd | Berman
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 05/25/2005 S Motion to suspend regular order fails
Caption: Relating to certain retired school employees and the powers and duties of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 2220 Author: Paxton | Eiland
Last Action: 05/11/2005 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien and to a contract for foreclosure of an ad valorem tax lien.

HB 2228 Author: McCall | Hegar | Woolley | Eiland | Keel
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of online sexual solicitation of a minor.

HB 2759 Author: Taylor | Smith, Todd | Eiland | Dawson | Hegar
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to requirements for county election precincts.

HCR 142 Author: Dunnam | Mowery | Eiland | Jones, Jesse | McCall
Sponsor: Averitt
Last Action: 04/29/2005 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Coach Kim Mulkey-Robertson and the Baylor Lady Bears for winning the 2005 NCAA Women's National Basketball Championship.

HR 46 Author: Callegari | Eiland
Last Action: 04/19/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 19 2005 10:12AM
Caption: Honoring the life of Dr. Michael Patrick O'Malley.

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