Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Shawn Thierry
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/22/2017

Number of Bills: 60

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (46):
HB 916 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Feb 21 2017 12:03PM
Caption: Relating to requiring financial institutions to report the suspected financial abuse of elderly persons; providing a civil and criminal penalty.

HB 959 Author: Thierry | Wu | Thompson, Senfronia | Coleman
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Feb 27 2017 3:38PM
Caption: Relating to the financial abuse of elderly persons, including requiring financial institutions to report suspected financial abuse of elderly persons; providing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.

HB 1046 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a veterans coordinator for the community justice assistance division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1047 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Agriculture & Livestock: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a community development grocery store and healthy corner store revolving loan fund program.

HB 1511 Author: Thierry | Coleman
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 9 2017 4:13PM
Caption: Relating to providing certain election information on the highway changeable message sign system.

HB 1931 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/10/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the duties of the State Energy Conservation Office regarding advanced clean energy project grants and loans and the creation of an inclusion task force for the energy industry.

HB 2303 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.

HB 2355 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 16 2017 4:13PM
Caption: Relating to measures to assist students at public institutions of higher education who are homeless.

HB 2402 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 22 2017 11:37AM
Caption: Relating to an acute psychiatric bed registry to list available beds for emergency detention and treatment of certain individuals.

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 2800 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to requiring a school district to reimburse classroom teachers at certain grade levels for the cost of classroom supplies purchased with personal money.

HB 2824 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to requiring the Public Utility Commission of Texas to monitor and report on the deployment of advanced metering systems in this state.

HB 2836 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 05/10/2017 S Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
Caption: Relating to a study and report on the establishment and implementation of a program that provides financial assistance to property owners who offer housing to veterans at risk of homelessness.

HB 2887 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of the residence homestead of a veteran of the United States armed services who served in the armed services for a certain period.

HB 3299 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 28 2017 1:43PM
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that establish a grocery store or healthy corner store in a food desert.

HB 3325 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on placing juveniles in privately owned places of detention.

HB 3327 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Elections: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to automatic voter registration of students enrolled in public institutions of higher education.

HB 3407 Author: Thierry | Bernal
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 31 2017 5:33PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to address suicide prevention at public institutions of higher education.

HB 3408 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 31 2017 5:33PM
Caption: Relating to required suicide prevention training for certain health care practitioners.

HB 3481 Author: Thierry
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the terms of district courts in Harris County.

HB 3503 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/11/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the financial abuse of elderly persons; creating criminal offenses.

HB 3871 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 05/17/2017 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to substandard residential building fines issued by certain municipalities.

HB 3919 Author: Thierry | Alvarado | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/19/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 19 2017 8:30PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones and to certain regulatory prohibitions applicable in those districts and zones.

HB 3920 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a taxing unit on the residence homestead of a lower-income individual that is located in a homestead preservation district.

HB 4005 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities and counties.

HB 4009 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 31 2017 5:35PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Slavery and Segregation Commission.

HB 4048 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the attachment of a hospital lien on a cause of action or claim of an injured person who receives hospital services.

HB 4070 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the punishment for certain offenses that occur on the grounds of a school district and involve expressions of bias or prejudice against certain groups.

HB 4290 Author: Thierry
Sponsor: Miles
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Stadium Park Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HJR 93 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation a portion of the assessed value of the residence homestead of a veteran of the United States armed services who served in the armed services for a certain period.

HJR 116 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a political subdivision to limit the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by the political subdivision on the residence homestead of certain lower-income individuals.

HR 149 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 5:44PM
Caption: In memory of Laura Christine Putkey of Houston.

HR 313 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 02/08/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 8 2017 12:20PM
Caption: Recognizing February 7, 2017, as Texas Senior Day at the State Capitol.

HR 344 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 02/08/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 8 2017 2:41PM
Caption: Recognizing Sharpstown High School for providing outstanding services for students and families in House District 146.

HR 430 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 15 2017 9:35AM
Caption: Commemorating the groundbreaking ceremony for the addition at Westbury High School.

HR 527 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 20 2017 4:14PM
Caption: Congratulating Renee Elise Goldsberry on her receipt of the 2017 Texas Medal of Arts Award for theater.

HR 725 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 2:40PM
Caption: Commemorating the groundbreaking ceremony for Sterling Aviation High School in Houston.

HR 728 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 2:39PM
Caption: Commemorating the groundbreaking ceremony for Codwell Elementary School in Houston.

HR 850 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 16 2017 9:44AM
Caption: In memory of Brianna and Jade Robinson of Houston.

HR 1360 Author: Thierry | Reynolds
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 12 2017 3:54PM
Caption: Recognizing April 10, 2017, as Blue Ribbon Lobby Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1361 Author: Thierry | Reynolds
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 12 2017 3:54PM
Caption: Recognizing the Texas Coalition of Black Democrats.

HR 1501 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 27 2017 4:45PM
Caption: Congratulating Carolyn Moore of Houston on the occasion of her 90th birthday.

HR 1510 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/26/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 26 2017 5:13PM
Caption: Congratulating Tracee Jordan on her selection as the 2017 Notary of the Year.

HR 1629 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 04/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 28 2017 12:43PM
Caption: Honoring the Friends of Westbury High School Foundation on the occasion of its annual gala and fund-raiser.

HR 1630 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 05/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 1 2017 5:16PM
Caption: Recognizing Pastor Thurman H. West for his service in behalf of Southeast Community Church in Houston.

HR 1873 Author: Thierry
Last Action: 05/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2017 5:18PM
Caption: In memory of Hattie Marshall of Houston.

Joint Author (14):
HB 132 Author: Minjarez | Bernal | Thierry | Rodriguez, Justin | Miller
Last Action: 05/09/2017 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the ability of certain relative caretakers of dependent children to receive supplemental financial assistance and be assigned as protective payees for financial assistance payments; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.

HB 242 Author: Hernandez | Thierry | Bernal | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.

HB 374 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Arévalo | Bell | Thierry | Giddings
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission provide certain employment information for secondary school students.

HB 714 Author: Wu | Alvarado | Thierry | Elkins | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Miles
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the civil prosecution of offenses involving certain municipal parking ordinances; authorizing a civil fine.

HB 715 Author: Wu | Davis, Sarah | Thierry | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/10/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the occurrence on certain premises of certain activities that may constitute a common nuisance.

HB 1216 Author: Deshotel | Thierry
Last Action: 05/09/2017 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to disclosure regarding the existence of a gestational agreement in a suit for the dissolution of a marriage and standing of an intended parent under a gestational agreement to file a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 1421 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Thierry
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a report by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice regarding inmate grievances.

HB 1766 Author: Alvarado | Dale | Uresti, Tomas | Thierry
Last Action: 05/06/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on sexual assault of the child's other parent and the child support obligations of the parent whose rights were terminated.

HB 1847 Author: Coleman | Thierry
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a notification requirement if a public school, including an open-enrollment charter school, does not have a nurse, school counselor, or librarian assigned to the school during all instructional hours.

HB 2035 Author: Walle | Minjarez | Thierry | Davis, Sarah | Howard
Last Action: 05/05/2017 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the continuation of the Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force.

HB 2888 Author: Romero, Jr. | Johnson, Jarvis | Dutton | Thierry | White
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to an inmate's completion of classes or programs before being released on parole.

HB 3150 Author: Burns | Leach | Canales | Thierry
Last Action: 05/11/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to a merchant allowing a person suspected of committing or attempting to commit theft to complete a theft education program.

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.

HR 377 Author: Herrero | Thierry
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 7:43PM
Caption: In memory of Gloria Helfman-Nasissi.

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