Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Kelly Hancock
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2017

Number of Bills: 36

Sponsor (36):
HB 376 Author: Simmons
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/19/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open-space land if a change in use of the land occurs.

HB 484 Author: Capriglione | Raney | Murr | Howard | Goldman
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a person to be a candidate for or holder of certain public elective offices.

HB 509 Author: Raney
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the process for establishing speed limits on roads near certain schools.

HB 633 Author: Bonnen, Greg
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain health care supplies.

HB 648 Author: Krause
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the selection of directors to the board of directors for the Viridian Municipal Management District.

HB 685 Author: Sheets
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the production of public information under the public information law.

HB 790 Author: Burkett | Villalba
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a study on the implementation and effectiveness of sound mitigation measures on certain highways.

HB 966 Author: Crownover | Flynn | Miller, Doug | Zerwas | Burkett
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the creation of an optional consumer-directed health plan for certain individuals eligible to participate in the group benefits program provided under the Texas Employees Group Benefits Act and their qualified dependents.

HB 1040 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the liability of certain sports officials and organizations.

HB 1295 Author: Capriglione | Geren | Fallon
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of research, research sponsors, and interested parties by persons contracting with governmental entities and state agencies.

HB 1551 Author: Howard | Bonnen, Greg | Koop
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to money distributed by the School Land Board to the available school fund or to the State Board of Education for investment in the permanent school fund.

HB 1558 Author: Parker
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate churches that provide overnight shelter for children.

HB 1794 Author: Geren | Harless | Burkett | Longoria | Murphy
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to suits brought by local governments for violations of certain laws under the jurisdiction of, or rules adopted or orders or permits issued by, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; affecting civil penalties.

HB 1914 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Fallon
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the frequency with which the Board of Pardons and Paroles considers the eligibility of certain inmates for release on parole.

HB 1945 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Simpson | Fallon
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the provision of direct primary care.

HB 2027 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Faircloth | Laubenberg | Fallon | Villalba
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to establishing precincts for elections held on a uniform election date by certain political subdivisions.

HB 2038 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to legal representation for certain emergency services districts.

HB 2083 Author: Darby | Otto | Cook | Bonnen, Dennis | Israel
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the determination of the appraised value of property for purposes of an ad valorem tax protest or appeal.

HB 2206 Author: Crownover
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the transfer of the oversight of the Texas State Cemetery to the State Preservation Board and to the creation of the State Cemetery preservation trust fund.

HB 2251 Author: Anchia
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an established schedule of payments from the foundation school fund of the yearly entitlement of certain open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 2318 Author: Ashby | Darby | King, Ken | Paddie | Guillen
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/22/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a credit or refund for diesel fuel taxes paid on diesel fuel used in this state by auxiliary power units or power take-off equipment.

HB 2366 Author: Goldman
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the notation on the precinct list of registered voters that a voter voted early.

HB 2549 Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the authority and operation of regional tollway authorities.

HB 2629 Author: Kacal | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Geren | Davis, Sarah | Meyer
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to unauthorized persons at public or private institutions of higher education in this state and to trespass, damage, or defacement occurring on the grounds of those institutions; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty and creating offenses.

HB 2712 Author: Geren | Bohac
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to large data center projects from the sales and use tax.

HB 2735 Author: Capriglione | Springer
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages in certain areas annexed by a municipality.

HB 2945 Author: Alonzo
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of the juvenile case manager fund.

HB 3031 Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/21/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the decertification of a certified capital company.

HB 3245 Author: Crownover
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to qualified nonprofit corporations acting for and on behalf of two or more cities.

HB 3316 Author: Miller, Doug
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the time for recording a durable power of attorney for certain real property transactions.

HB 3333 Author: Clardy
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the investment of funds by certain municipal hospital authorities.

HB 3373 Author: Miller, Doug | Fallon | Guillen
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the liability of reimbursing employers under the Texas Unemployment Compensation Act.

HB 3628 Author: Geren | Lozano
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the adoption by the Department of Public Safety of rules governing the use of unmanned aircraft in the Capitol Complex; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3777 Author: Collier | Capriglione | Klick | Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the establishment and governance of certain regional transportation authorities.

HCR 56 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2015 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Authorizing the lieutenant governor and speaker to appoint interim joint committees.

HCR 96 Author: Hunter
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Requesting the speaker of the house of representatives and the lieutenant governor to create a joint interim committee to study the issue of advertising public notices.

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