Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Eric Johnson
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/20/2017

Number of Bills: 60

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (46):
HB 154 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/09/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 9 2015 2:57PM
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense.

HB 155 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/11/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of force in defense of property.

HB 444 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Elections: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 446 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Elections: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration in certain counties.

HB 447 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Elections: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting.

HB 455 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/09/2015 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to a body worn camera program for certain law enforcement agencies in this state.

HB 548 Author: Johnson, Eric | Elkins | Deshotel
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information regarding applicants for state employment.

HB 549 Author: Johnson, Eric | Romero, Jr. | Stickland | Wu | Rose
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to certain duties of the Commission on Jail Standards regarding visitation periods for county jail prisoners.

HB 551 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/05/2015 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 5 2015 2:59PM
Caption: Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information regarding applicants for professional licenses.

HB 627 Author: Johnson, Eric | Naishtat
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

HB 1035 Author: Johnson, Eric | White, James | Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 04/23/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to criminal offenses involving the filming, recording, photographing, documenting, or observing of a peace officer.

HB 1036 Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for certain injuries or deaths caused by peace officers and for certain injuries or deaths of peace officers.

HB 1097 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/02/2015 H Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs: Mar 2 2015 3:50PM
Caption: Relating to the release of veteran autopsy reports to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.

HB 1098 Author: Johnson, Eric | Alvarado
Last Action: 03/02/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 2 2015 3:50PM
Caption: Relating to the prescription, administration, and possession of certain opioid antagonists for the treatment of suspected opioid overdoses.

HB 1099 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/02/2015 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 2 2015 3:50PM
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving the delivery or possession of controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia.

HB 1100 Author: Johnson, Eric | Farney | Thompson, Senfronia | Zerwas | González, Mary
Last Action: 03/10/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a gold standard full-day prekindergarten program provided by public school districts.

HB 1363 Author: Johnson, Eric | Thompson, Senfronia | Riddle | Harless | Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of prostitution; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1626 Author: Johnson, Eric | Price | Darby | Deshotel | Longoria
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the designation of certain areas as banking or credit union development districts to encourage the establishment of branches of banks or credit unions in those areas.

HB 1628 Author: Johnson, Eric | Kuempel | Lucio III | Capriglione | Longoria
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to authorizing a credit union or other financial institution to conduct savings promotion raffles.

HB 1629 Author: Johnson, Eric | Parker | Isaac | Anchia
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to crowdfunding portal regulations for small business development.

HB 2569 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to identifying teen pregnancy crisis areas.

HB 2570 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to the incorporation of climate and precipitation forecasts in state, regional, and local water planning.

HB 2571 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/15/2015 H Failed to pass
Caption: Relating to information on projected changes in weather, water availability, and climate variability in strategic plans of certain state agencies.

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 2574 Author: Johnson, Eric | Guillen
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to increasing awareness of the danger of heatstroke for a child left unattended in a motor vehicle.

HB 2575 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to increasing awareness of the danger of leaving a child in a motor vehicle.

HB 2580 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to crowdfunding portal regulations.

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 2690 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to the prevention of overdose deaths by providing a defense for prosecution for certain offenses involving the delivery or possession of controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia for certain persons who seek medical attention for a suspected opioid overdose, and the prescription, administration, and possession of certain opioid antagonists for the treatment of suspected opioid overdoses.

HB 3384 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the automatic admission of certain transfer students to general academic teaching institutions.

HB 3560 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/20/2015 H Referred to Economic & Small Business Development: Mar 20 2015 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to transferring a certain percentage of the Texas Enterprise Fund to the capital access fund.

HB 3702 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 19 2015 6:01PM
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of Auctioneers.

HB 4090 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; imposing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense.

HB 4094 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the governance independent school districts.

HCR 114 Author: Johnson, Eric | Anchia | Meyer | Rose | Koop
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing the Operation Blue Shield initiative.

HR 131 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 01/14/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jan 14 2015 2:03PM
Caption: In memory of former Dallas Cowboys player Jethro Pugh.

HR 662 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 26 2015 10:30AM
Caption: In memory of Dallas County Constable Cleophas R. Steele Jr.

HR 1245 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 10:18AM
Caption: Honoring the Children's Health System of Texas for 101 years of service.

HR 1966 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/16/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 16 2015 7:30PM
Caption: Recognizing April 17, 2015, as Young Texans Day at the State Capitol.

HR 2355 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 4:21PM
Caption: Honoring the Reverend Dr. Ervin D. Seamster Jr. for his service as Pastor of the Day for the House of Representatives on April 29, 2015.

HR 2932 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 1:42PM
Caption: Congratulating Pat Stephens of Dallas on her receipt of an Unsung Hero Award from Eta Phi Beta Sorority.

HR 3018 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 27 2015 6:29PM
Caption: Commending Books are the Beginning for its contributions to childhood literacy.

HR 3056 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 4:09PM
Caption: Commending Democratic Party precinct chair Johnny Jefferson of Precinct 1063 in Dallas County.

HR 3058 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 3:56PM
Caption: In memory of baseball legend Ernie Banks.

HR 3241 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2015 1:16PM
Caption: Commending Mariam Ahmed, Hannah Alexander, Kayla Davis, Mary Elbanna, Daniel Khalil, Antoinette Mays, and Rick Warnell for their service as legislative interns in the office of State Representative Eric Johnson.

HR 3435 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 10:40AM
Caption: Commending Democratic Party precinct chair Barbara Rosenberg of Precinct 1076 in Dallas County.

Joint Author (14):
HB 27 Author: Button | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to state economic development measures, including administration of the Texas Enterprise Fund, the abolishment of the Texas emerging technology fund, and the disposition of balances from the Texas emerging technology fund.

HB 225 Author: Guillen | Johnson, Eric | King, Susan
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the prescription, administration, and possession of certain opioid antagonists for the treatment of a suspected overdose and a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia for defendants seeking assistance for a suspected overdose.

HB 312 Author: Harless | Johnson, Eric | Israel
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Elections: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 411 Author: Turner, Chris | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/15/2015 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain telemarketing calls by a credit access business; adding a provision subject to criminal penalties.

HB 618 Author: White, James | Huberty | Johnson, Eric | Canales | Keough
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to eligibility for course credit and high school diplomas of students enrolled in educational programs provided by the Windham School District in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 681 Author: Sheets | Fallon | Johnson, Eric | Button | Anderson, Rodney
Last Action: 05/18/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain persons, including elected officials convicted of certain crimes.

HB 1155 Author: Alvarado | Gonzales, Larry | Button | Rodriguez, Eddie | Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/27/2015 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Recruit Texas Program to facilitate the relocation to or expansion in this state of employers offering complex or high-skilled employment opportunities.

HB 1318 Author: Button | Johnson, Eric | Springer | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Leach
Last Action: 05/13/2015 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of presidential general election debates for distributions from a Major Events trust fund.

HB 1440 Author: Bell | Johnson, Eric | Villalba | Meyer
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of Elite Rodeo Association World Championships for funding from the Major Events trust fund.

HB 1771 Author: Raney | Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the donation of sick leave by state employees.

HB 2246 Author: Villalba | Harless | Lucio III | Johnson, Eric | Koop
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the restriction of certain intoxication offenders to the operation of a motor vehicle with an ignition interlock device in lieu of a license suspension.

HB 4046 Author: Alvarado | Flynn | Martinez Fischer | Larson | Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of student records.

HR 1834 Author: Sheets | Burkett | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2015 4:10PM
Caption: Congratulating Mesquite native Craig Wayne Boyd for winning Season 7 of The Voice.

HR 2498 Author: Sheets | Burkett | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/18/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 18 2015 7:57PM
Caption: Commending Officers Ryan Nielson and Autumn Soto of the Mesquite Police Department and private citizen Zachary Shipman for rescuing a driver from a burning car.

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