Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Eddie Lucio III
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/18/2017

Number of Bills: 126

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (74):
HB 59 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 02/09/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 9 2015 2:57PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public law school in the Rio Grande Valley.

HB 64 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 02/09/2015 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 9 2015 2:57PM
Caption: Relating to the use of a portable wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating an offense; providing penalties.

HB 242 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation by a county of a portion of the value of the residence homestead of a veteran who has been honorably discharged.

HB 727 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program under which high school students may accrue prepaid tuition units at public institutions of higher education by completing certain community service activities.

HB 728 Author: Lucio III | Vo
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to exempting books purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for a limited period.

HB 729 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to the employment of certified school counselors by school districts.

HB 730 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to the use of public school counselors' work time.

HB 731 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to a pilot program under the foundation school program for funding prekindergarten programs provided by certain school districts with early high school graduation programs.

HB 949 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the obligation of certain retail public utilities to mitigate their system water loss.

HB 950 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/26/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 26 2015 12:38PM
Caption: Relating to the review of groundwater conservation districts by the state auditor.

HB 1062 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to authorizing a fee for county records technology and infrastructure costs in certain counties.

HB 1063 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/06/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to state assistance to certain counties for indigent burial costs.

HB 1221 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to seller's disclosures in connection with residential real property subject to groundwater regulation.

HB 1222 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance to political subdivisions for water supply projects.

HB 1223 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 3 2015 1:59PM
Caption: Relating to the governance and administration of the Texas Water Resources Finance Authority.

HB 1224 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the purposes for which the assets of certain revolving funds administered by the Texas Water Development Board may be used.

HB 1226 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 3 2015 1:59PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of a local governmental entity as an authorized agent of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to regulate the use of on-site sewage disposal systems.

HB 1228 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/04/2015 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 4 2015 5:45PM
Caption: Relating to municipal public securities to provide for or loan or grant public money for the provision of water conservation infrastructure; providing a criminal penalty.

HB 1232 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a study by the Texas Water Development Board of the hydrology and geology of the confined and unconfined aquifers in this state.

HB 1248 Author: Lucio III | Cyrier
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the renewal or amendment of certain permits issued by groundwater conservation districts.

HB 1461 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/04/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 4 2015 5:45PM
Caption: Relating to the bilingual education allotment provided under the public school finance system.

HB 1579 Author: Lucio III | Wu | Isaac | Anderson, Rodney | Villalba
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the sale and purchase of shark fins or products derived from shark fins; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1741 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to route designation for the issuance of a permit for the movement of oversize and overweight vehicles in certain counties.

HB 1774 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction and powers of and the referral of certain proceedings to a criminal law hearing officer in Cameron County.

HB 1813 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to electronically filing any court document in a criminal case in Cameron County.

HB 1818 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of additional county courts at law in Cameron County.

HB 1824 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/01/2015 H Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain definitions and certain laws governing attorneys ad litem, and amicus attorneys in family law proceedings.

HB 1825 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to references to school in the Texas Family Code.

HB 1826 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/15/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to waivers of citation in certain family law suits.

HB 1827 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the use of digitized signatures in certain family law proceedings.

HB 1828 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to a suit for possession of or access to a child by a grandparent.

HB 2031 Author: Lucio III | Keffer | Hunter | Miller, Doug | Workman
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the diversion, treatment, and use of marine seawater and the discharge of treated marine seawater and waste resulting from the desalination of marine seawater; adding provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 2104 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to procedures for the management, sale, or lease of certain state-owned real property and the management or collection of related funds, including disputed oil and gas royalties owed to the state.

HB 2105 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 13 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to parental notice on enrollment in a public school of a student who is not immunized.

HB 2106 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 13 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to the use of a portable wireless communication device to send a text-based communication while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2107 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 13 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle operated without financial responsibility and involved in an accident; authorizing a fee.

HB 2179 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to hearings that concern the issuance of permits by a groundwater conservation district.

HB 2358 Author: Lucio III | Anderson, Rodney
Sponsor: Eltife
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the exemption from certain registration and licensing requirements and taxes for certain businesses and employees who enter this state in response to a disaster or emergency.

HB 2411 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/15/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the appointment of an associate judge in a family law proceeding involving a name change.

HB 2412 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 13 2015 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to automobile surcharges for payment of certain public securities of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 2413 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the minimum wage.

HB 2529 Author: Lucio III | Schaefer | Isaac
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to regulation of the sale of fireworks by certain municipalities.

HB 2661 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 17 2015 11:11AM
Caption: Relating to the functions of the Office of Immigration and Refugee Affairs and the Governor's Advisory Committee on Immigration and Refugees.

HB 2765 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to property tax relief, the school facilities allotment and the existing debt allotment under the Foundation School Program.

HB 2791 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 17 2015 11:11AM
Caption: Relating to Medicaid billing for the services of substitute dentists.

HB 2824 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to food and beverages available from a vending machine located on property owned or leased by the state.

HB 2831 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to disclosure of calorie content and nutrition information by certain food establishments; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 2843 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to requiring certain school districts to offer district-funded or tuition-supported prekindergarten.

HB 3355 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Filed
Caption: Relating to exempting certain water districts from review and supervision by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of district bond packages and projects.

HB 3356 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/26/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 26 2015 12:41PM
Caption: Relating to regulation of production of wells for retail public utilities by a groundwater conservation district.

HB 3357 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Eltife
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to permitted methods for certain political subdivisions to post notice of a meeting.

HB 3358 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/23/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to municipal regulation of passenger transportation for compensation.

HB 3378 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/06/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the border commerce coordinator.

HB 3703 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 19 2015 6:01PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program; authorizing the imposition of fees.

HB 3712 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Filed
Caption: Relating to collective bargaining for firefighters and police officers, including county jailers and detention officers.

HB 3752 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/16/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to an appeal by certain law enforcement agency employees under county civil service to an independent third-party hearing examiner.

HB 3793 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/06/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain border counties and municipalities in those counties to regulate land development; providing a penalty.

HB 3837 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain rainwater harvesting; providing administrative penalties; authorizing fees; requiring an occupational license.

HB 4018 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to mandatory meetings of the Advisory Committee on Uniform Prior Authorization Forms.

HB 4182 Author: Lucio III | Oliveira | Longoria
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cameron County Healthcare District; granting the authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HCR 132 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating Brownsville as the official Bicycling Capital of the Rio Grande Valley for a 10-year period beginning in 2015.

HJR 42 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/04/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 4 2015 11:43AM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation by a county of a portion of the value of the residence homestead of a veteran of the United States armed services who has been honorably discharged.

HR 110 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2015 12:36PM
Caption: In memory of Norma Linda Martinez Gallegos of Brownsville.

HR 222 Author: Lucio III | Oliveira
Last Action: 01/29/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jan 29 2015 2:08PM
Caption: Recognizing January 28, 2015, as Brownsville Day at the State Capitol.

HR 378 Author: Lucio III | Longoria
Last Action: 02/17/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 17 2015 5:11PM
Caption: Recognizing February 11, 2015, as Harlingen-San Benito Day at the State Capitol.

HR 793 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2015 9:19AM
Caption: Congratulating Ken Clark on his retirement as planning and development director for the City of Harlingen.

HR 1216 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 03/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 27 2015 5:21PM
Caption: Commending Travis Arroyo of Hendrickson High School in Pflugerville for his academic and extracurricular achievements.

HR 1428 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 22 2015 9:22AM
Caption: Recognizing March 26, 2015, as Texas Water Conservation Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1567 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 21 2015 6:45PM
Caption: Honoring Dr. Enrique Trapp for his achievements in medicine.

HR 1680 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 9:25AM
Caption: Commemorating the second annual HinoPalooza BBQ Cook-off in Mercedes.

HR 1681 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 9:23AM
Caption: Recognizing professional golfer Esteban Toledo for his athletic accomplishments and his charitable work.

HR 2745 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 5:32PM
Caption: Recognizing the HinoPalooza BBQ Cook-off in Mercedes.

HR 2899 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 1:46PM
Caption: Congratulating the Gonzalez Elementary School Mystical Mustangs on winning the Destination Imagination state championship and qualifying for the Global Finals.

HR 3225 Author: Lucio III
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 9:20PM
Caption: Honoring Rick Diaz, anchor and former news director of KRGV-TV news in Weslaco, for his leadership and achievements.

Joint Author (52):
HB 11 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Phillips | Oliveira | Lucio III | Parker
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 66 Author: González, Mary | Lucio III | Moody
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the consideration of the performance of students of limited English proficiency on state assessment instruments and inclusion of related information in campus report cards.

HB 80 Author: Craddick | Cook | Lucio III | Harless | Wu
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/13/2015 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the use of a portable wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties.

HB 200 Author: Keffer | Lucio III
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the regulation of groundwater.

HB 255 Author: Guerra | Raney | Muñoz, Jr. | Sheffield | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to certain fees charged for the adjudication of pharmacy benefit claims.

HB 382 Author: Canales | Longoria | Martinez, "Mando" | Guillen | Lucio III
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to public junior college district branch campuses, including a requirement that the South Texas Community College District adopt and implement a plan to expand opportunity for instructional programs in a certain location.

HB 507 Author: Moody | Lucio III | Dutton | Wu
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a civil action to collect a civil penalty for possession of certain small amounts of marihuana and an exception to prosecution for possession of associated drug paraphernalia.

HB 533 Author: Ashby | Flynn | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the impoundment of a motor vehicle operated without financial responsibility and involved in an accident or traffic violation; authorizing a fee.

HB 590 Author: Elkins | Lucio III | Button
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 05/14/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of research technology corporations for the development and commercialization of technologies owned by institutions of higher education or by certain medical centers with members that are institutions of higher education; providing for tax exemptions; providing a penalty.

HB 640 Author: Canales | Lucio III | Israel
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a study concerning the use of a digital image for identification and proof of licensure purposes.

HB 655 Author: Larson | Lucio III | Workman | Fallon | Villalba
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the storage and recovery of water in aquifers; authorizing fees and surcharges; adding provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 696 Author: Hunter | Deshotel | Lozano | Herrero | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; affecting surcharges.

HB 753 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Oliveira | Martinez, "Mando" | Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

HB 767 Author: Smith | Turner, Sylvester | Lucio III | Huberty | Sheffield
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Co-sponsor authorized
Caption: Relating to cardiac assessments of participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

HB 796 Author: Geren | Lucio III
Sponsor: Eltife
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the purchase of certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management services for the Texas State University System and the component institutions of that system.

HB 815 Author: Krause | Herrero | Lucio III | Fletcher
Last Action: 03/25/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor.

HB 834 Author: Hernandez | Phillips | Lucio III | King, Susan | Martinez Fischer
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the criteria for issuing a silver alert for a missing senior citizen.

HB 900 Author: Isaac | Lucio III | Parker | Rodriguez, Eddie | Villalba
Last Action: 03/26/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a clarification of the law governing eligibility of certain events for funding under the Major Events trust fund.

HB 979 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Lucio III | Blanco
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a grant program to reduce wait times for agricultural inspections of vehicles at ports of entry along the Texas-Mexico border.

HB 1088 Author: Márquez | Larson | Lucio III | Galindo
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Technical Center for Innovative Desalination at The University of Texas at El Paso in partnership with The University of Texas at San Antonio.

HB 1196 Author: Turner, Scott | Zerwas | Laubenberg | Murphy | Lucio III
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 3 2015 1:59PM
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade awarded in each class.

HB 1227 Author: Anderson, Rodney | King, Susan | Bonnen, Dennis | Huberty | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to eliminating the requirement that a school district assess the physical fitness of students.

HB 1249 Author: Schaefer | Lucio III | Kacal
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain general infrastructure projects to be undertaken by economic development corporations.

HB 1263 Author: Raymond | Elkins | Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of physical therapy.

HB 1418 Author: Bell | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/04/2015 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the annexation of certain territory by general law municipalities.

HB 1530 Author: Peña | White, James | Moody | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain offenses against property or against public administration.

HB 1543 Author: Alvarado | Lucio III | Guillen | Lozano
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Advisory Council on Hispanic Affairs in the office of the governor.

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 1661 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Lucio III | Zerwas | Sheffield
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to Medicaid billing for the services of substitute dentists.

HB 1665 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Keffer | Larson | Lucio III | Stephenson
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to notice of water level fluctuations to purchasers of real property adjoining an impoundment of water.

HB 1887 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Canales | Guerra | Lucio III | Guillen
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley.

HB 1902 Author: Howard | Isaac | Workman | Lucio III
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation and use of graywater and alternative onsite water.

HB 2199 Author: Parker | Burrows | Bohac | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the amount of a sales and use tax refund for tangible personal property used to provide cable television service, Internet access service, or telecommunications services.

HB 2230 Author: Larson | Lucio III | Fallon
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to authorize an injection well used for oil and gas waste disposal to be used for the disposal of nonhazardous brine produced by a desalination operation or nonhazardous drinking water treatment residuals.

HB 2245 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Sheets | Hunter | Lucio III | Smith
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the renaming of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association as the Texas Coastal Insurance Association.

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 2459 Author: Martinez, "Mando" | Keffer | Frank | Morrison | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/16/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle in the vicinity of an unprotected road user; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2486 Author: Keffer | Lucio III | Fallon
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the right of a person to enter the person's residence or former residence accompanied by a peace officer to recover certain personal property; creating an offense.

HB 2538 Author: Oliveira | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/28/2015 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the designation of certain customer bill payment assistance program costs as an expense of operation that is a first lien against revenue securing certain public securities or obligations in certain municipalities.

HB 2647 Author: Ashby | Larson | Paddie | Clardy | Lucio III
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the authority to curtail groundwater production from wells used for power generation or mining.

HB 2769 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to the date of expiration of a certain pilot revolving loan program established under the loanstar revolving loan program to provide for energy efficiency measures and renewable energy technology for certain organizations.

HB 3035 Author: Martinez, "Mando" | Lucio III | Sheffield
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to a study on the savings to the state achieved by the expansion of Medicaid managed care in regards to the provision of prescription drugs and other pharmacy benefits.

HB 3105 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Lucio III | Blanco | Guillen
Last Action: 05/07/2015 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a multi-stakeholder advisory committee on health literacy.

HB 3298 Author: Larson | Frank | Lucio III | Kacal | Keffer
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/18/2015 S No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Water Development Board regarding the development of a market and conveyance network for water in this state.

HB 3519 Author: Guerra | Zerwas | Laubenberg | Lucio III | Sheffield
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to reimbursement for home telemonitoring services under Medicaid.

HB 3700 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Bohac | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in certain school districts to develop computer science education and professional development opportunities.

HB 3750 Author: Simmons | Lucio III | Murr
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to interim studies on real property owned by the state.

HB 3766 Author: Burkett | Gonzales, Larry | Lucio III | Simmons | Murr
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program; authorizing the imposition of fees.

HB 4097 Author: Hunter | Lozano | Lucio III | Guillen | Herrero
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to seawater desalination projects.

HR 241 Author: Guerra | Oliveira | Longoria | Martinez, "Mando" | Lucio III
Last Action: 03/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2015 1:17PM
Caption: Congratulating The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine on its receipt of a grant from the United Health Foundation.

HR 443 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Oliveira | Lucio III | Martinez, "Mando" | Guillen
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:28AM
Caption: Recognizing February 10, 2015, as Rio Grande Valley Day at the State Capitol.

HR 2391 Author: Oliveira | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 2:19PM
Caption: Congratulating the Rivera High School boys' soccer team on winning the UIL 6A state championship.

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