Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Mike Schofield
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/22/2017

Number of Bills: 58

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (50):
HB 1091 Author: Schofield | Clardy
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to special three-judge district courts convened to hear certain cases.

HB 1118 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain persons' entitlement to public information.

HB 1266 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 3 2015 1:59PM
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding state election inspectors.

HB 1272 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the presumption of abandonment of certain tangible personal property held by a county.

HB 1308 Author: Schofield | Israel | Reynolds | Fallon | Rinaldi
Last Action: 05/15/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the method of returning a ballot to be voted by mail.

HB 1332 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/18/2015 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the notice to vacate required to be given by a landlord to a tenant before filing an eviction suit.

HB 1452 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/04/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 4 2015 5:45PM
Caption: Relating to the requirements for a person to vote in the precinct of the person's former residence.

HB 1462 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/04/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 4 2015 5:45PM
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 1562 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/09/2015 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 9 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to establishing actual progress for the purposes of determining the right to repurchase real property from a condemning entity.

HB 2364 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 13 2015 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of an additional county criminal court at law in Harris County.

HB 2576 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the assessment of the fee charged for issuance of certain birth records.

HB 2916 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to voter registration offenses; increasing criminal penalties; creating an offense.

HB 2925 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/24/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the delivery of certain voter registration certificates.

HB 2930 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting for certain persons.

HB 2937 Author: Schofield | Fallon
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the cancellation of a person's voter registration on notice that the person has acknowledged that the person is not a citizen.

HB 2944 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to the deadline for returning a ballot voted by mail.

HB 2953 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the service of a poll watcher in an election.

HB 2960 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain information reported to county voter registrars and to the Department of Public Safety and to the cancellation of a driver's license based on that information.

HB 2981 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations.

HB 3124 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the use of voting stations accessible to persons with disabilities in certain elections.

HB 3169 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to requiring the consent of all parties to legally intercept certain communications.

HB 3178 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the assistance of a voter; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3180 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the canvass of election returns for the offices of governor and lieutenant governor.

HB 3323 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 17 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the University of Houston-Katy campus and authorization for the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an academic building at the campus.

HB 3336 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 17 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Relating to the date of the primary election runoff.

HB 3344 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/08/2015 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to issue debt to purchase or lease tangible personal property.

HB 3352 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 17 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Relating to the dates to provide a ballot by mail to a voter.

HB 3364 Author: Schofield
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the appeal of a judgment in an eviction suit.

HB 3430 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the supreme court and the court of criminal appeals.

HB 3459 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 18 2015 3:52PM
Caption: Relating to service of process in this state.

HB 3496 Author: Schofield | Bohac
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 18 2015 3:52PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain first responders to carry a concealed handgun while on duty and to the prosecution of certain related offenses; providing for a fee.

HB 3543 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/20/2015 H Referred to General Investigating & Ethics: Mar 20 2015 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Public Integrity Prosecutions Committee and the Office of Public Integrity Prosecutions for the prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, offenses involving insurance fraud, and offenses involving motor fuels tax and to the appointment of committee members and the appointment and compensation of the prosecutor.

HB 3570 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/20/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 20 2015 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district of a percentage, rather than a dollar amount, of the appraised value of a residence homestead, a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect any increase in the exemption amount, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue.

HB 4161 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 538; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4162 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 539; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4163 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 540; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4164 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 541; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4165 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 545; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4166 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties and composition of the board of directors of the Bridgeland Management District.

HB 4167 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the territory of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 465.

HB 4198 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 543; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4202 Author: Schofield
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the substitution of land within the boundaries of the Harris County Water Control and Improvement District No. 157 after the approval or issuance of district bonds payable wholly or partly from taxes.

HB 4203 Author: Schofield
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the substitution of land within the boundaries of the Harris County Water Control and Improvement District No. 159 after the approval or issuance of district bonds payable wholly or partly from taxes.

HJR 119 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain elected county or district officeholders to become candidates for a countywide office of the same county without automatically resigning from the office already being held.

HJR 121 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 17 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the limitation on the rate of growth in appropriations.

HJR 124 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for the governor's and lieutenant governor's terms of office to begin at 10 a.m. on the day the regular legislative session convenes.

HJR 135 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for an exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes of a percentage, rather than a dollar amount, of the market value of a residence homestead and providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect any increased exemption amount.

HR 1399 Author: Schofield
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 15 2015 3:18PM
Caption: Commending assistant principal Blake Coleman of Anthony Middle School in Cypress for saving a student from choking.

HR 3481 Author: Schofield | Murphy
Last Action: 06/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2015 9:23AM
Caption: Congratulating the R Club for 20 years of service and commemorating its final event.

HR 3639 Author: Schofield | Zerwas | Bell
Last Action: 06/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2015 3:37PM
Caption: In memory of William Mack "Bill" Lawton III of Katy.

Joint Author (8):
HB 487 Author: Howard | Israel | Schofield | Fallon
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain restrictions on contributions and expenditures from political funds by a lobbyist; creating a criminal offense.

HB 957 Author: Bohac | Schofield | Bonnen, Greg
Last Action: 03/02/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 2 2015 3:50PM
Caption: Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.

HB 1096 Author: Murphy | Laubenberg | King, Phil | Parker | Schofield
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 05/24/2015 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the residence address of a person for purposes of a response to a confirmation notice sent by the registrar.

HB 1214 Author: Larson | Schofield
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the date of the primary election and related procedures.

HB 1283 Author: Simmons | Schofield | Phelan | Fallon
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds or other debt.

HB 2573 Author: Johnson, Eric | Hernandez | Schofield
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to a deceptive trade practice related to the use of certain words to imply that a person who is not an attorney is authorized to practice law and the prosecution of a cause of action arising from that practice.

HB 2590 Author: Johnson, Eric | Schofield
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to providing a remedy for fraud committed in certain real estate transactions.

HB 3369 Author: Paul | Miller, Rick | Schofield | Cyrier
Last Action: 05/18/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to supervision of the conduct of a primary election; creating an offense.

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