Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Dennis Bonnen
85th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 12/15/2017

Number of Bills: 21

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (11):
HB 3 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 07/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to ad valorem taxation; authorizing fees.

HB 4 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Raymond | Shine | Murphy | Darby
Last Action: 07/31/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate.

HB 5 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 07/24/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Jul 24 2017 2:58PM
Caption: Relating to a limitation on increases in the appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes of commercial or industrial real property.

HB 32 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Shine | Raymond | Murphy | Darby
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 08/14/2017 S Postponed
Caption: Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system; authorizing fees.

HB 384 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Phillips | Morrison, Geanie W. | Price
Last Action: 08/09/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the operation of a utility vehicle on a public highway in certain counties.

HJR 2 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 07/24/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Jul 24 2017 2:58PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit increases in the appraised value of commercial or industrial real property for ad valorem tax purposes.

HJR 35 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 07/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit increases in the appraised value of commercial or industrial real property for ad valorem tax purposes.

HR 49 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 08/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 16 2017 3:10PM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Matagorda County United Way.

HR 111 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 08/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 1 2017 4:55PM
Caption: Congratulating Edward Pisklak of Brazoria on his 100th birthday.

HR 184 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 08/08/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 8 2017 12:14PM
Caption: Congratulating Brazosport ISD schools that achieved the top rating on the 2017 STAAR tests.

HR 357 Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 08/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 17 2017 12:43PM
Caption: Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Brazosport Cares Food Pantry.

Joint Author (10):
HB 14 Author: Springer | Burkett | Bonnen, Dennis | Capriglione
Last Action: 08/14/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

HB 41 Author: Schofield | Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 07/20/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Jul 20 2017 10:40AM
Caption: Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations.

HB 100 Author: Springer | Bonnen, Dennis | Ashby | Guillen | Burrows
Last Action: 07/20/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Jul 20 2017 10:40AM
Caption: Relating to the small-sized district adjustment under the Foundation School Program.

HB 108 Author: Murphy | Capriglione | Bonnen, Dennis | Darby | Turner
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads.

HB 111 Author: Murphy | Shine | Parker | Raymond | Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 07/26/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to general obligation bonds issued by political subdivisions.

HB 179 Author: Roberts | Raymond | Bonnen, Dennis | Springer | Darby
Last Action: 08/09/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homesteads of certain disabled first responders and their surviving spouses.

HB 184 Author: Goldman | Laubenberg | Bonnen, Dennis | Anderson, Rodney | Burkett
Last Action: 08/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating criminal offenses; increasing criminal penalties.

HB 214 Author: Smithee | Phillips | Bonnen, Greg | Bonnen, Dennis | Laubenberg
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 08/15/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for elective abortion.

HJR 21 Author: Darby | Bonnen, Dennis | Murr | Stephenson | Shine
Last Action: 08/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment abolishing school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes.

HJR 30 Author: Roberts | Raymond | Bonnen, Dennis | Springer | Darby
Last Action: 08/08/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homesteads of certain disabled first responders and their surviving spouses.

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