Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Rodney Ellis
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/24/2017

Number of Bills: 21

Sponsor (21):
HB 48 Author: McClendon | Leach | Herrero | Moody | Simpson
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to review convictions after exoneration and to prevent wrongful convictions.

HB 127 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of the Commendation Medal.

HB 230 Author: Farrar
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 510 Author: Moody
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to disclosure of certain information about expert witnesses in a criminal case.

HB 545 Author: Dutton
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/22/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of an order to pay child support by contempt.

HB 638 Author: Anchia | Simmons
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to annuity payments to surviving spouses and designated beneficiaries of persons wrongfully imprisoned.

HB 705 Author: Farrar
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to access to a financial institution account of a person who dies intestate.

HB 735 Author: Israel
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the collection of information regarding the number of alternatively fueled vehicles registered in this state.

HB 826 Author: Giddings
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the provision of information relating to the modification of a child support order in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 1072 Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to serve on the board of a property owners' association.

HB 1386 Author: Raymond
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of more than one counsel appearing in a misdemeanor case.

HB 1560 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to investment options for property recovered in a suit by a next friend or guardian ad litem on behalf of a minor or incapacitated person.

HB 1723 Author: Miles
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/29/2015 S House appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the territory included in, the composition of the board of directors of, and the method of assessment of the Harris County Improvement District No. 10 and to clarifying the law to reflect the prior division of the district.

HB 2718 Author: Parker | King, Susan | Rose | Villalba | Fallon
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to a program to allow faith- and community-based organizations to offer supplemental assistance to certain recipients of public assistance.

HB 3402 Author: Smith
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of a venue district to act as an endorsing municipality or endorsing county for purposes of games or event trust funds; authorizing a fee.

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.

HB 4131 Author: Wu
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to competitive bidding procedures and election requirements for the Westchase District.

HB 4136 Author: Vo
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the board of directors, authority to impose assessments, and territory of the International Management District.

HB 4147 Author: Reynolds
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of Missouri City Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HB 4156 Author: Reynolds
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of Missouri City Management District No. 2; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HB 4174 Author: Reynolds
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a defined area in the Fort Bend County Water Control and Improvement District No. 2; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

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