Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Robert Nichols
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/14/2017

Number of Bills: 25

Sponsor (25):
HB 13 Author: Pickett | Phillips | Martinez, "Mando" | Simmons | Burkett
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/29/2015 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to categories of and funding allocation for transportation projects by the Texas Department of Transportation and local transportation entities.

HB 20 Author: Simmons | Pickett | Burkett | Phillips | Goldman
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/03/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the operations of and transportation planning and expenditures by the Texas Department of Transportation and planning organizations.

HB 122 Author: Pickett
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Texas Mobility Fund.

HB 219 Author: White, James
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the designation of Farm-to-Market Road 1293 in Hardin County as the Game Warden Wesley W. Wagstaff Memorial Highway.

HB 275 Author: Ashby | Clardy | Fallon | VanDeaver
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of farm products.

HB 389 Author: Bell | Keough | Metcalf
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the Montgomery County Hospital District.

HB 598 Author: Clardy
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the designation of a segment of State Highway 21 in Nacogdoches County as the Bob Luman Memorial Highway.

HB 601 Author: Clardy
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the premises covered by mixed beverage permits for certain county-owned facilities.

HB 671 Author: Clardy
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an intercollegiate athletics fee at Stephen F. Austin State University; authorizing imposition of a fee.

HB 792 Author: Clardy
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for antique buses.

HB 833 Author: Clardy
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain holders of motor home manufacturer's and dealer's licenses.

HB 884 Author: Phelan
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the abolishment of the Orange County child support office and to the divorce and contempt fees paid in Orange County.

HB 906 Author: Paddie | Ashby
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the qualifications for appointment as a veterans county service officer.

HB 1150 Author: White, James | Stickland | Hughes
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the sale of fireworks on and before certain holidays; affecting a provision subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 1252 Author: Pickett
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to uniform weighing procedures requirements for motor vehicle weight enforcement officers.

HB 1617 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain real property transactions involving the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas.

HB 2076 Author: Oliveira | Harless
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to notice requirements and other procedures relating to the possession or sale of a motor vehicle, motorboat, vessel, or outboard motor by a possessory lienholder.

HB 2115 Author: Phillips | Fallon | Guillen
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the initial inspection period for motor vehicles purchased by certain commercial fleet buyers.

HB 2589 Author: Phelan | Fallon
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for assaulting a disabled individual; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 2946 Author: Phillips
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain laws governing the intersections of railroad tracks and public roadways.

HB 3311 Author: Alvarado
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the scoring criteria for an application for a low income housing tax credit and the allocation of those credits to developments reserved for elderly persons.

HCR 38 Author: Ashby
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 04/21/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce on its receipt of five-star accreditation from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

HCR 69 Author: White, James
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the city of Jasper as the official Butterfly Capital of Texas.

HCR 84 Author: Clardy
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/18/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Commending mental health professionals on the occasion of National Mental Health Month.

HCR 130 Author: Parker
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating May 26 as John Wayne Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2015.

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