Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Eric Johnson
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/21/2017

Number of Bills: 84

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (72):
HB 220 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to a person's eligibility to take the state's bar examination and to supreme court approval of law schools for the purpose of establishing eligibility.

HB 225 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

HB 235 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/14/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 14 2017 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to a grant program for law enforcement agencies that comply with certain reporting requirements.

HB 245 Author: Johnson, Eric | Price | Thompson, Senfronia | White | Phillips
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies and to the creation of a criminal justice web portal by the office of the attorney general; providing a civil penalty.

HB 260 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to providing voter registration application forms to certain discharged inmates.

HB 290 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on sex discrimination in compensation.

HB 291 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to limiting the locations in which a license holder may openly carry a handgun; restricting an exception to a criminal offense.

HB 469 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Elections: Feb 16 2017 4:31PM
Caption: Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures.

HB 470 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Feb 16 2017 4:31PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to implement a homestead land bank program.

HB 471 Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on adoption of const. amendment
Caption: Relating to permitting credit unions and other financial institutions to award prizes by lot to promote savings.

HB 671 Author: Johnson, Eric | Bernal
Last Action: 04/20/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of the capital access program and to transfers to and from the capital access fund.

HB 672 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Elections: Feb 27 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting.

HB 673 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain reporting requirements for law enforcement agencies and to the creation of a criminal justice web portal by the office of the attorney general.

HB 674 Author: Johnson, Eric | Giddings | Anchia | Collier | Hinojosa, Gina
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the suspension of a student enrolled in a grade level below grade three from public school and to a positive behavior program for public schools.

HB 773 Author: Johnson, Eric | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to information on projected changes in weather, water availability, and climate variability in strategic plans of certain state agencies.

HB 774 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 9 2017 10:49AM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.

HB 1215 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Redistricting: Feb 27 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of an incarcerated person in the population data used for redistricting according to the person's last residence before incarceration.

HB 1218 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of prostitution.

HB 1489 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to restricting salary increases and bonuses given to the administrative head of certain state agencies.

HB 1490 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 7 2017 3:59PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of credit scoring in certain lines of personal insurance.

HB 1855 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 9 2017 4:13PM
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on certain law enforcement inquiries regarding the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a criminal offense.

HB 1981 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 22 2017 11:37AM
Caption: Relating to the consideration of criminal history record information of applicants for public employment or an occupational license.

HB 2001 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/18/2017 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to fees charged by a consumer reporting agency for the placement, temporary lifting, or removal of a security freeze on the consumer file or record of certain consumers or protected consumers.

HB 2073 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to publication of notice requirements for certain governmental entities and representatives.

HB 2282 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a gold standard full-day prekindergarten program provided by public school districts and the elimination of the high school allotment under the Foundation School Program.

HB 2480 Author: Johnson, Eric | Anchia
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Calendars Committee
Caption: Relating to provisions applicable to affordable housing located in a reinvestment zone in certain areas of the state.

HB 2613 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to authorization for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to refinance education loans under its student loan program and to use bond proceeds under that program for that purpose.

HB 3752 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain nonexempt property used for low-income or moderate-income housing.

HB 3972 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/11/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the financial exploitation of certain elderly persons.

HB 3989 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/18/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the locations where a person may openly carry a holstered handgun.

HB 4195 Author: Johnson, Eric | Rodriguez, Justin
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to establishing a program to assist small businesses in job creation by increasing access to capital.

HJR 37 Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/24/2017 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to legislative authority to permit credit unions and other financial institutions to award prizes by lot to promote savings.

HR 452 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 02/22/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2017 5:54PM
Caption: Commemorating February 2017 as Black History Month.

HR 815 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2017 1:44PM
Caption: In memory of Vanessa Dale Clayton of DeSoto.

HR 2114 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2017 12:18PM
Caption: Congratulating the James Madison High School boys' basketball team on winning the 2017 UIL 3A state championship.

HR 2115 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2017 12:18PM
Caption: Congratulating the Lincoln High School boys' basketball team on winning the 2016 UIL 4A state championship.

HR 2116 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2017 12:19PM
Caption: Commending Helene Barnes, Andres Cerecero, Brianna Dominguez, Aidan O'Neil, Alejandro Izaguirre, Amahree Archie, Jacob Kowalski, Andi Leacock-Williams, and Louisa Xie for their service as legislative interns in the office of State Representative Eric Johnson.

HR 2146 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:22PM
Caption: Commending Maria Torres for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1054 in Dallas County.

HR 2147 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 4:29PM
Caption: Commending Cheryl Rhodes for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 4041 in Dallas County.

HR 2148 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Commending Mathis Perkins for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 4040 in Dallas County.

HR 2149 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:09PM
Caption: Commending Hollis Wakefield for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 4038 in Dallas County.

HR 2150 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:14PM
Caption: Commending Jack Gresham for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 4033 in Dallas County.

HR 2151 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:20PM
Caption: Commending Patricia Swift Stephens for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 4028 in Dallas County.

HR 2152 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Commending D. C. Culberson for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 4024 in Dallas County.

HR 2153 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:30PM
Caption: Commending Claudia Fowler for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3045 in Dallas County.

HR 2154 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:31PM
Caption: Commending Deborah Gardner for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3035 in Dallas County.

HR 2155 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:51PM
Caption: Commending Debra Aguilar for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3034 in Dallas County.

HR 2156 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:53PM
Caption: Commending Ricky Phillips for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3027 in Dallas County.

HR 2157 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 11:22AM
Caption: Commending Clifford Mills for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3026 in Dallas County.

HR 2158 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:05PM
Caption: Commending Tommy Briggs for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3024 in Dallas County.

HR 2159 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:02PM
Caption: Commending Cynthia Cole for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3023 in Dallas County.

HR 2160 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:00PM
Caption: Commending Marilynn Mayse for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3022 in Dallas County.

HR 2161 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Commending Cydney Walker for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3018 in Dallas County.

HR 2162 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Commending Vincent Rodriguez for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 3016 in Dallas County.

HR 2163 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:04PM
Caption: Commending Fernando Rojas for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1308 in Dallas County.

HR 2164 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:03PM
Caption: Commending Emma Nelson for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1307 in Dallas County.

HR 2165 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:01PM
Caption: Commending George Collins for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1119 in Dallas County.

HR 2166 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:55PM
Caption: Commending John Burton for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1115 in Dallas County.

HR 2167 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:54PM
Caption: Commending Diego Ayala for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1112 in Dallas County.

HR 2168 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:30PM
Caption: Commending Carlton Caraway for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1089 in Dallas County.

HR 2169 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:28PM
Caption: Commending Tracy Dotie-Hill for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1084 in Dallas County.

HR 2170 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:37PM
Caption: Commending Shannon Bailey for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1081 in Dallas County.

HR 2171 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:37PM
Caption: Commending Hobie Hukill for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1079 in Dallas County.

HR 2172 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Commending Cynthia Cole for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1078 in Dallas County.

HR 2173 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 3:57PM
Caption: Commending Barbara Rosenberg for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1076 in Dallas County.

HR 2174 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:32PM
Caption: Commending Johnny Jefferson for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1063 in Dallas County.

HR 2175 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:31PM
Caption: Commending Gabriela Pataro for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1061 in Dallas County.

HR 2176 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:34PM
Caption: Commending Sally White for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1058 in Dallas County.

HR 2177 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 2:33PM
Caption: Commending Randy Mock for serving as Democratic Party precinct chair of Precinct 1057 in Dallas County.

HR 2183 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 4:34PM
Caption: In memory of Charles Hamilton of DeSoto.

HR 2525 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 9:03AM
Caption: Expressing support for the selection of Dallas as host of the 2036 Texas Bicentennial Exposition.

HR 2529 Author: Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 11:24AM
Caption: In memory of Ofilia Barrera Dominguez of Edroy.

Joint Author (12):
HB 269 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Meyer | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to judicial proceedings on a petition to set aside a conviction or an order of expunction of criminal history record information for certain victims of trafficking of persons or compelling prostitution who are convicted of prostitution.

HB 500 Author: Geren | Johnson, Eric | Howard | King, Phil | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the effect of certain felony convictions of public elected officers.

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 574 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | White | Johnson, Eric | Wu | Coleman
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the authority to arrest a person for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.

HB 937 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Lozano | Martinez, "Mando" | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the minimum wage.

HB 1346 Author: Button | Bonnen, Dennis | Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the date for prepayment of taxes on a dealer's heavy equipment inventory.

HB 1830 Author: Anchia | Raymond | Shine | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority to waive certain penalties and interest in order to facilitate the settlement of an ad valorem tax appeal.

HB 2039 Author: Huberty | Koop | Johnson, Eric | Anchia
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to creating an early childhood certification to teach students in prekindergarten through grade three.

HB 2403 Author: Thierry | Thompson, Senfronia | Johnson, Eric | Coleman | Walle
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to a study concerning maternal mortality and morbidity in the state's African American population.

HB 2616 Author: Giddings | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the discipline and behavior management of a student enrolled in a grade level below grade three at a school district or open-enrollment charter school.

HB 2815 Author: Oliverson | Israel | Laubenberg | Johnson, Eric | Anchia
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to early in-person voting by voters who reside at a residential care facility.

HB 4300 Author: Koop | Button | Burkett | Johnson, Eric | Neave
Sponsor: Huffines
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Dallas County Hospital District.

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