Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Kelly Hancock
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/18/2017

Number of Bills: 30

Sponsor (30):
HB 25 Author: Simmons | Larson | Laubenberg | Davis, Sarah | Fallon
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting.

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 787 Author: Parker | Price | Frullo | Fallon | Krause
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/16/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the security of the electric grid.

HB 1075 Author: Thompson, Ed
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the frequency of criminal background checks for sports officials registered with the University Interscholastic League.

HB 1256 Author: Kacal
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of Blessed are the Peacemakers specialty license plates.

HB 1298 Author: Frullo
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the definition of commercial property insurance for purposes of certain provisions governing insurance rates and policy forms.

HB 1468 Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the sanitation and safety requirements for certain artificial bodies of water maintained for public recreational purposes.

HB 1559 Author: Frullo
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the provision of surplus lines insurance to certain commercial insureds.

HB 1612 Author: Romero, Jr.
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/22/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission to offer a civil penalty in lieu of suspending a permit or license.

HB 1701 Author: Parker
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the presentation of the investment policy of certain governmental entities to a business organization that conducts investment transactions for the entity.

HB 1774 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Lucio III | Parker | Frullo | Phillips
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to actions on and liability associated with certain insurance claims.

HB 1793 Author: Pickett
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the inspection of certain commercial motor vehicles that are not domiciled in this state.

HB 1975 Author: Villalba
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 22 2017 1:43AM
Caption: Relating to enforcement of a lien on property in a self-service storage facility by a sale conducted through an Internet website.

HB 2061 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to service and filing requirements for a party seeking judicial review in certain workers' compensation cases.

HB 2065 Author: Phillips | Isaac | Burns | Wray
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to fines collected by a county or municipality from the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards.

HB 2115 Author: Klick
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of certain military awards.

HB 2279 Author: Goldman
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 1/1/18
Caption: Relating to the regulation of residential service contracts.

HB 2437 Author: Phillips
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to confidentiality of reports and related information for a solvency examination of an insurance carrier.

HB 2615 Author: Goldman
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the licensing of towing operators and vehicle storage facility employees by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

HB 2953 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the definition of a public entertainment facility and the promotion, sponsorship, or advertising of an entertainment event or venue or alcoholic beverage at certain governmentally owned public entertainment facilities.

HB 2964 Author: Meyer | Button
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to designation of a representative for notice regarding abandonment of shares of a mutual fund.

HB 3220 Author: Phillips
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation of insurance holding company systems, including internationally active insurance groups; authorizing a fee.

HB 3257 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation and inspection of boilers.

HB 3370 Author: Craddick
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/23/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to certain disclosures and notices required for certain life insurance policies.

HB 3537 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of money subject to restrictions under federal law that is credited to the deferred maintenance fund account.

HB 3879 Author: Goldman | Cain
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to nonlawyer representation in an appeal of an eviction suit.

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.

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.

HCR 60 Author: Anderson, Rodney
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 03/02/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Andrew Anderson of Grand Prairie on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

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.

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