Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Charles "Doc" Anderson
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/22/2017

Number of Bills: 73

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (49):
HB 544 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Fallon
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of the rural water assistance fund.

HB 545 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | King, Phil | Stephenson | Johnson, Eric | Anchia
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the opportunity of certain patriotic societies to present information regarding the society to public school students during regular school hours.

HB 639 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Huberty | Kacal | Stephenson
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing the purchase of certain insurance coverage by public schools for the benefit of businesses and students participating in career and technology programs and providing for immunity from liability of certain public school students participating in career and technology programs.

HB 831 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Howard | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Vo
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to coverage for treatment of craniofacial abnormalities under certain health benefit plans.

HB 957 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Agriculture & Livestock: Feb 27 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Relating to restricting the sale of state-owned longhorn cattle in Big Bend Ranch State Park.

HB 1140 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Guillen | Raney | Cosper | Israel
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the allocation categories for state funding of public transportation.

HB 1884 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the penalties for certain littering offenses.

HB 2004 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Texas economic development fund for the Department of Agriculture.

HB 3243 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the duties of the structural pest control advisory committee.

HB 3258 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to applicability of certain county road administration laws to McLennan County.

HB 3998 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Referred to Agriculture & Livestock: Mar 22 2017 4:14PM
Caption: Relating to the practice of veterinary medicine and the medical treatment and care of animals in animal shelters and releasing agencies; expanding the applicability of an occupational license.

HCR 49 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating July as Train Safety Awareness Month for a 10-year period beginning in 2017.

HR 160 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 6:23PM
Caption: Congratulating Amber Rhodes of Live Oak Classical School in Waco on being named a Commended Student by the National Merit Scholarship Program.

HR 161 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 6:21PM
Caption: Congratulating Clifton and Ann Notgrass on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 162 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 7:36PM
Caption: Congratulating Matt Rhule on being named head coach of the Baylor University football team.

HR 183 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 5:06PM
Caption: Commending Officer Travis Nice of the Robinson Police Department for helping to deliver a baby during a traffic stop.

HR 184 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 5:12PM
Caption: Congratulating Sherman H. Jackson Jr. of Waco on his recognition as one of the Voices of Valor by the Waco Tribune-Herald.

HR 224 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 5:11PM
Caption: Congratulating Alex Napierski on the occasion of his 100th birthday.

HR 225 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 5:38PM
Caption: Congratulating Jonathan Millington of Rapoport Academy in Waco on being named a National Merit Commended Student.

HR 284 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 10:24PM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory.

HR 285 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 10:25PM
Caption: Congratulating Melvin and Ruby Wegwerth of Robinson on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 286 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2017 11:29PM
Caption: Congratulating Walter and Ruth Drake of Waco on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 331 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2017 11:32PM
Caption: Congratulating Dale and Joyce Sanders on their 60th wedding anniversary.

HR 332 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2017 11:34PM
Caption: Congratulating Kathy Endres on being featured by the Waco Tribune-Herald as part of its Voices of Valor series.

HR 357 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 6:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Gloria Thomas on her retirement from the Doris Miller Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Waco.

HR 366 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Kacal
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 6:38PM
Caption: Recognizing March 15, 2017, as Waco Day at the State Capitol.

HR 381 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 6:09PM
Caption: Congratulating Cody and Gena Miles on their 30th wedding anniversary.

HR 382 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 7:56PM
Caption: Congratulating Willard and Dianna Davis of Lorena on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 383 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 7:59PM
Caption: Congratulating Richard and Carleta Reichert of Waco on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 385 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Kacal | Cosper
Last Action: 02/22/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2017 10:52AM
Caption: Congratulating Bobby G. Littlefield Jr. on his retirement as Waco district engineer for the Texas Department of Transportation.

HR 395 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2017 5:01PM
Caption: Honoring Jake and Josh Burson for becoming the first two brothers to serve together in the Texas Rangers since 1935.

HR 444 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Kacal
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 23 2017 4:10PM
Caption: Recognizing February 22, 2017, as Baylor Day at the State Capitol.

HR 488 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 6 2017 8:13PM
Caption: Congratulating Skip and Paulette Hunter of Waco on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 546 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Congratulating Beau Crosby on being featured by the Waco Tribune-Herald as part of its Voices of Valor series.

HR 547 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 16 2017 7:39AM
Caption: Congratulating Hannah Wang of Midway High School on being named a winner of the Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation IP Video Contest.

HR 696 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 20 2017 12:22PM
Caption: Congratulating Robert Ross on being recognized in the Waco Tribune-Herald as part of its Voices of Valor series.

HR 698 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Congratulating veterans Ira B. Gohlke and Ray Westerfeld of McGregor on their recognition as Voices of Valor by the Waco Tribune-Herald.

HR 699 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 3:39PM
Caption: Congratulating Lieutenant Johnny Spillman on his retirement from the McLennan County Sheriff's Office.

HR 701 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 3:45PM
Caption: Congratulating Captain Bubba Colyer on his retirement from the McLennan County Sheriff's Office.

HR 702 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 3:47PM
Caption: Congratulating Lawrence and Melba Bowers on their 70th wedding anniversary.

HR 1087 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 30 2017 3:22PM
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail.

HR 1225 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 04/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 23 2017 6:45PM
Caption: Congratulating Nathaniel John-Thomas Hale of Hewitt on his graduation from the Baylor University Hankamer School of Business.

HR 1499 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 10 2017 6:08PM
Caption: In memory of Dr. Valerie Kim Wright of Waco.

HR 1536 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 9:32AM
Caption: Recognizing May 4, 2017, as Texas State Technical College Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1612 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2017 9:55AM
Caption: In memory of Michael Anderson Wood of Waco.

HR 1645 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:07PM
Caption: In memory of former state representative Thomas Paul Moore Jr. of Waco.

HR 1956 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2017 11:19AM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Texas Englander dZignPak.

HR 2001 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 11:46AM
Caption: In memory of J. B. Owen Jr. of Waco.

HR 2248 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 1:55PM
Caption: In memory of Billy G. McGinnis of Troy.

Joint Author (24):
HB 337 Author: Collier | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Coleman | Longoria | Phelan
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the continuation of certain public benefits, including medical assistance benefits, for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.

HB 810 Author: Parker | Springer | Paul | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Burkett
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain investigational stem cell treatments to patients with certain severe chronic diseases or terminal illnesses and regulating the possession, use, and transfer of adult stem cells; creating a criminal offense.

HB 915 Author: Thompson, Ed | Muñoz, Jr. | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bonnen, Greg
Last Action: 04/19/2017 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to named driver insurance policies and certain related exclusions.

HB 946 Author: Paul | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Phillips | Thompson, Ed | Isaac
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to vehicles exempt from vehicle safety inspections.

HB 1029 Author: Zedler | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Keough
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to informed consent to immunizations for children.

HB 1188 Author: Phelan | White | Deshotel | Meyer | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to three-point seat belts on buses that transport schoolchildren.

HB 1291 Author: Geren | Price | Bonnen, Dennis | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bohac
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to the instructional material list and supplemental instructional materials and the inclusion of American principles in those materials and the public school curriculum.

HB 1359 Author: White | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to monuments and memorials for Texas heroes and other persons and events of historical significance; creating criminal offenses.

HB 1375 Author: Davis, Sarah | Stucky | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Oliverson
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 28 2017 11:36AM
Caption: Relating to treatment and care provided by licensed medical professionals to animals in certain facilities.

HB 1414 Author: Cortez | Arévalo | Gutierrez | Perez | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to voting procedures for certain federal postcard applicants and military personnel serving overseas.

HB 1463 Author: Smithee | Villalba | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Seliger
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to procedures for actions alleging failure to comply with certain standards to accommodate persons with disabilities.

HB 1591 Author: Bohac | Shine | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Frullo
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient.

HB 1682 Author: Bohac | Anderson, Rodney | Cyrier | Workman | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the sales and use tax exemption for the repair, remodeling, or maintenance of aircraft.

HB 1992 Author: Pickett | Landgraf | Moody | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 15 2017 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of portions of certain highways as the Tom Lea Trail.

HB 2121 Author: Cyrier | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to damages in certain contract claims against the state.

HB 2128 Author: Cyrier | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/08/2017 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to adjudication of claims arising from certain written contracts with state agencies.

HB 2235 Author: Murphy | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to accounting principles applicable to pension and other postemployment benefit expenses for electric utilities.

HB 2343 Author: Workman | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Villalba
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prerequisites to asserting certain claims arising from certain construction defects.

HB 2453 Author: Lucio III | Geren | Thompson, Senfronia | White | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an insurance premium tax credit for investment in certain communities; imposing a monetary penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 2484 Author: Nevárez | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of animal export-import processing facilities; providing penalties; requiring an occupational license; authorizing fees.

HB 3065 Author: Deshotel | Villalba | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Workman | Leach
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's liens; authorizing a fee; changing the eligibility for community supervision.

HB 3292 Author: Klick | Guillen | Uresti, Tomas | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Collier
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the continuation of medical assistance for certain individuals.

HB 3293 Author: Capriglione | Goldman | Fallon | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/01/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the voluntary certification of roofing companies by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; authorizing fees.

HB 3921 Author: Parker | Price | Button | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Thierry
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the financial exploitation of certain vulnerable adults.

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