Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Brandon Creighton
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/15/2017

Number of Bills: 47

Sponsor (47):
HB 89 Author: King, Phil | Goldman | Alvarado | Davis, Sarah | Cook
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/02/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to state contracts with and investments in companies that boycott Israel.

HB 150 Author: Bell | Metcalf | Guillen | Shine | Blanco
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of, and the deferral or abatement of ad valorem taxes on, certain residence homesteads.

HB 431 Author: Metcalf
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a temporary justice of the peace.

HB 451 Author: Moody | Thompson, Senfronia | Dale | King, Phil | Villalba
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to waiver of immunity in certain employment discrimination actions in connection with a workers' compensation claim.

HB 591 Author: Minjarez | Springer
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of aggravated assault.

HB 920 Author: Kacal
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles and recreational off-highway vehicles.

HB 1073 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to provisional permits for certain insurance agents.

HB 1197 Author: Paul
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the training period for a temporary insurance agent's license.

HB 1217 Author: Parker
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to appointment of and performance of notarial acts by an online notary public and online acknowledgment and proof of written instruments; authorizing a fee and creating a criminal offense.

HB 1260 Author: Phelan
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the regulation of commercial shrimp unloading; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee.

HB 1439 Author: Bell
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to providing road district powers to the Wood Trace Municipal Utility District No. 3 of Montgomery County, Texas; providing authority to issue bonds.

HB 1440 Author: Bell
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 154; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 1445 Author: Bell
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to providing road district powers to the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 130; providing authority to issue bonds.

HB 1448 Author: Bell
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to providing road district powers to the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 131; providing authority to issue bonds.

HB 1470 Author: Villalba | Oliveira
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the public sale of real property under a power of sale in a security instrument.

HB 1573 Author: Price
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to personnel requirements for water loss auditors.

HB 1664 Author: Bell
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to providing road powers to the Wood Trace Municipal Utility District No. 1, of Montgomery County, Texas; providing authority to issue bonds.

HB 1727 Author: Faircloth
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants.

HB 1800 Author: Oliverson
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Harris County Improvement District No. 17.

HB 1816 Author: Metcalf
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the operation of medical supply transport vehicles during a declared state of disaster.

HB 1948 Author: Elkins
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the administration and operation of certain trusts created to provide for the general care and maintenance of perpetual care cemeteries.

HB 1982 Author: Metcalf | Keough | Bell
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the board of directors of the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District.

HB 2048 Author: Dutton
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to certain procedures for cases and orders relating to the Title IV-D agency.

HB 2053 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of workers' compensation compliance and practice requirements.

HB 2101 Author: Frullo | Villalba
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a food and beverage certificate to holders of certain alcoholic beverage permits and licenses.

HB 2134 Author: Metcalf
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Trinity Lakes Municipal Utility District of Montgomery County; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 2299 Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to verification of alcohol content for prior approval of malt beverages.

HB 2319 Author: Paddie | Stephenson | VanDeaver
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the operation of certain overweight vehicles on highways; imposing a fee.

HB 2431 Author: Deshotel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the participation of public state colleges in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program.

HB 2501 Author: Phillips
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to insurance requirements for certain nonemergency medical transportation.

HB 2562 Author: Shine
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/15/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for property used in master recordings and admissions to certain amusement services.

HB 2755 Author: Turner
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with a governmental record; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 2757 Author: Turner | Guillen
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the donation of sick leave by state employees.

HB 2776 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the right of certain appellants to supersede a judgment or order on appeal.

HB 2798 Author: Farrar
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county to implement a pilot program to reuse wastewater at county facilities.

HB 2891 Author: Smithee
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the medical authorization required to release protected health information in a health care liability claim.

HB 2949 Author: Holland | Phelan | Dean | Longoria
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the maximum amount of a documentary fee charged by a retail seller of motor vehicles.

HB 2976 Author: Frullo
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the towing of unauthorized or unattended vehicles on a parking facility.

HB 3018 Author: Phelan
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 1/1/18
Caption: Relating to reciprocity requirements for nonresident insurance agents to offer or sell insurance policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 3049 Author: Guillen
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the number of hours of work experience required of a plumber's apprentice to take an examination for a plumber's license.

HB 3124 Author: Gooden
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/26/2017 H Returned to the Senate for further action
Caption: Relating to certain physician-specific comparison data compiled by a health benefit plan issuer, including the release of that data to physicians participating in certain physician-led organizations.

HB 3173 Author: Bell
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers of the Harris County Improvement District No. 17 and to the creation of the East Lake Houston Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HB 3356 Author: King, Tracy O.
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to privacy of certain structured settlement information.

HB 3845 Author: Raymond
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the insurance reporting program operated by the Title IV-D agency to enforce certain child support obligations.

HB 4315 Author: Deshotel
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Beaumont Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds and impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HCR 59 Author: Bailes | Isaac | Lucio III | Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Urging Congress to pass a budget.

HJR 21 Author: Bell | Metcalf | Guillen | Shine | Blanco
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/30/2017 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of part of the market value of the residence homestead of a partially disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of a partially disabled veteran if the residence homestead was donated to the disabled veteran by a charitable organization for less than the market value of the residence homestead and harmonizing certain related provisions of the Texas Constitution.

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