Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Dwayne Bohac
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2017

Number of Bills: 73

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (58):
HB 586 Author: Bohac | Keough | Miller
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.

HB 587 Author: Bohac | Workman | Bell
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a technology applications course allotment under the foundation school program.

HB 588 Author: Bohac | Howard | Cyrier
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers.

HB 589 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain items sold during a limited period.

HB 590 Author: Bohac | Fallon | Springer
Sponsor: Huffines
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the liability of first responders who provide roadside assistance.

HB 725 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/26/2017 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the exclusion from total revenue of certain payments received by health care providers for purposes of computing the franchise tax.

HB 726 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/19/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the mandatory removal of public school students from classrooms following certain conduct.

HB 729 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to instruction in positive character traits in public schools.

HB 730 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/26/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a disclosure by an attorney before accepting representation of a client in a suit for the dissolution of marriage.

HB 731 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Returned to committee: May 9 2017 5:50PM
Caption: Relating to creating the offense of intimidation by a member of a criminal street gang.

HB 732 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the content of photographic traffic monitoring system signs.

HB 733 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to the extension of the portion of U.S. Highway 290 designated as the Ronald Reagan Memorial Highway.

HB 870 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 23 2017 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to the study of public education performance.

HB 895 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the removal of restrictions on funding and payment of costs for certain full-time online educational programs.

HB 1184 Author: Bohac | Frank | Workman | Villalba | Zerwas
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 7 2017 3:59PM
Caption: Relating to an insurance premium tax credit for contributions made to certain educational assistance organizations.

HB 1263 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 23 2017 4:07PM
Caption: Relating to the provision of funding under the foundation school program on the basis of property values that exclude one-half of optional homestead exemptions.

HB 1419 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 28 2017 11:36AM
Caption: Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools.

HB 1455 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 552; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 1473 Author: Bohac | Cain | Johnson, Jarvis | Capriglione | Guillen
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.

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 1592 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 14 2017 4:01PM
Caption: Relating to the punishment of certain assaults committed against employees of primary and secondary schools.

HB 1593 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the engagement strategies included in a school district's family engagement plan.

HB 1594 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the territory that may be included in a single county election precinct.

HB 1595 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 05/26/2017 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to an early voting ballot voted by mail.

HB 1621 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain unused franchise tax credits.

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 1687 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an agreement between parents and classroom teachers of public school students.

HB 1896 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the application of and use of revenue from hotel occupancy taxes imposed by municipalities and counties.

HB 2016 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 13 2017 3:28PM
Caption: Relating to immunity from certain disciplinary proceedings for a teacher's justified use of physical force.

HB 2666 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of electronic payment methods for parking meters in the Capitol Complex.

HB 2714 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of leased motor vehicles that are not held primarily for the production of income by the lessee.

HB 2728 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the evaluation of an application for a low income housing tax credit.

HB 2735 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/18/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel; providing for a fee.

HB 2924 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/10/2017 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to educator preparation programs.

HB 3231 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Calendars Committee
Caption: Relating to financial accountability standards for charter schools operated by a public institution of higher education.

HB 3270 Author: Bohac | Cain
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to criminal background checks for persons employed by certain public school contractors.

HB 3366 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/20/2017 H Meeting cancelled
Caption: Relating to the application of the sales and use tax to certain property and services.

HB 4031 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Insurance: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to insurance premium tax and alcoholic beverage tax credits for contributions made to certain educational assistance organizations.

HB 4034 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain voter registration information.

HB 4038 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the definition of "qualifying job" for purposes of certification by the comptroller of public accounts as a qualifying data center.

HB 4046 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the election of members of the boards of directors of certain tax increment reinvestment zones.

HB 4064 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 05/26/2017 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods.

HB 4137 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to the availability of parking spaces at certain facilities for persons with a disability.

HB 4138 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to local school health advisory councils and to human sexuality education in public schools.

HB 4139 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Technology Lending Program to provide grants to school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 4140 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the instructional materials and technology allotment, open education resource instructional materials, and the State Board of Education long-range technology plan.

HJR 43 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to set a lower limit on the maximum appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.

HJR 64 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.

HJR 67 Author: Bohac | Shine | Frullo
Last Action: 05/12/2017 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 homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient.

HR 638 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2017 8:52PM
Caption: Congratulating Hunter Alan Gilbert of Houston on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 639 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2017 8:52PM
Caption: In memory of Robert K. Murphy of Houston.

HR 640 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2017 8:55PM
Caption: Recognizing PublicSchoolOptions.org for its contributions to education.

HR 743 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 9:26AM
Caption: In memory of Frances Kay Bragg Sykes.

HR 797 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 6:07PM
Caption: In memory of Albert H. Mosley Sr. of Fort Worth.

HR 1409 Author: Bohac | Leach
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2017 10:57AM
Caption: In memory of Barbara Diane Madden of Richardson.

HR 2345 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 9:51AM
Caption: Commending Cassidy Taylor Zgabay for her service as an intern in the office of State Representative Dwayne Bohac.

HR 2625 Author: Bohac | Villalba
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 11:40AM
Caption: Honoring Jim Richardson on his retirement as headmaster of Dallas Academy.

HR 2633 Author: Bohac
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 11:09AM
Caption: Commending the House Research Organization for its work during the 85th Legislative Session.

Joint Author (15):
HB 256 Author: Hernandez | Murphy | Bohac
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the authority of a city attorney to seek an injunction to abate a common nuisance under the Alcoholic Beverage Code.

HB 267 Author: Hernandez | Bohac
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to County Affairs: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the compensation and per diem compensation of emergency services commissioners in certain counties.

HB 286 Author: Rinaldi | Bohac | Landgraf
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of provisions requiring school districts to reduce their wealth per student to the equalized wealth level.

HB 294 Author: Walle | Bohac | Dutton | Oliverson | Larson
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to appointment of a receiver for a water or sewer utility.

HB 395 Author: Bell | Bohac | Howard | Israel | VanDeaver
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the career and technology education allotment and the essential knowledge and skills of the career and technology education and technology applications curriculums.

HB 595 Author: Workman | Lucio III | Murphy | Bohac
Last Action: 05/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.

HB 728 Author: Guerra | Cook | Bohac | Parker | Howard
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment by the State Board of Education of an advanced computer science program for high school students.

HB 1037 Author: Capriglione | Murphy | Workman | Meyer | Bohac
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to a transportation allotment credit for school districts required to take action to reduce wealth per student.

HB 1109 Author: Schofield | Bohac
Last Action: 02/22/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 22 2017 4:25PM
Caption: Relating to the enforcement by certain governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration.

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 1324 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Murphy | Bohac
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 27 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Relating to computation of state aid for a school district required to maintain an optional homestead exemption.

HB 2337 Author: Dutton | Bohac | Laubenberg | Simmons | Lucio III
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to funding for an open-enrollment charter school based on the guaranteed level of state and local funds provided to school districts through the existing debt allotment.

HB 3439 Author: Koop | Meyer | Deshotel | Bohac | Longoria
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus.

HB 3593 Author: Bernal | Capriglione | Cortez | King, Phil | Bohac
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to instruction in career and technology education provided by public schools, including instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding, and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school accountability ratings.

HR 2442 Author: Wray | Bohac
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:36AM
Caption: Honoring Travis Miller Griffin Sr., chief of staff for Representative Dwayne Bohac, for two decades of public service and political engagement.

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