Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Charles Perry
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/12/2017

Number of Bills: 50

Sponsor (50):
HB 31 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of groundwater.

HB 34 Author: Smithee | Moody | Canales
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to measures to prevent wrongful convictions.

HB 238 Author: Hernandez | Romero, Jr. | Faircloth
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the creation of records of the DNA of certain defendants for inclusion in the DNA database system.

HB 338 Author: Burrows
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to acreage contracts and quantity contracts for the purchase of agricultural products.

HB 435 Author: King, Ken | Bailes | Springer | Flynn | Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the carrying of weapons, including the application of certain weapons and handgun license laws to certain persons, the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of a state hospital, and the liability for certain actions of volunteer emergency services personnel licensed to carry a handgun; providing a civil penalty.

HB 448 Author: Guillen
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain revenue into the state parks account.

HB 492 Author: Craddick
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to a waiver for certain programs from youth camp licensing.

HB 550 Author: Guillen
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to sound-producing devices on vessels.

HB 785 Author: Raney | Zerwas | Sheffield | Burkett | Klick
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the provision of embryo donation information.

HB 799 Author: Murr | Springer | Wilson | Burns | Nevárez
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.

HB 871 Author: Roberts | Frank | Miller | Wu | Klick
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to child and family support services for families in crisis, including authorization agreements.

HB 878 Author: King, Ken | Fallon
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/19/2017 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to the extension and modification of a public school district depository contract.

HB 965 Author: Springer
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of a retail public water utility to require an operator of a correctional facility to comply with water conservation measures.

HB 1689 Author: Burrows | Oliveira | Frullo | Fallon
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to liability of certain governmental entities in certain workers' compensation actions.

HB 1693 Author: Dean | Larson | Paddie | Wray | Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/17/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 17 2017 9:59PM
Caption: Relating to documentation for a motor vehicle title.

HB 1744 Author: Murr
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the payment of certain costs associated with certain assignments of a statutory probate court judge.

HB 1779 Author: Dale
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/23/2017 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to obtain and use criminal history record information for the purpose of performing certain departmental functions.

HB 1819 Author: Springer | Dale | Canales | Moody | Capriglione
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

HB 1930 Author: Frullo
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to financial accounting and reporting requirements for this state and political subdivisions of this state.

HB 2004 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Texas economic development fund for the Department of Agriculture.

HB 2029 Author: Lozano | Thompson, Senfronia | Villalba
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain commercial weighing or measuring devices from registration and inspection requirements.

HB 2082 Author: Burrows | Oliveira | Frullo | Anderson, Rodney | Fallon
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the designation of a liaison to assist first responders with workers' compensation claims.

HB 2377 Author: Larson | Lucio III
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the development of brackish groundwater.

HB 2378 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to extensions of an expired permit for the transfer of groundwater from a groundwater conservation district.

HB 2817 Author: González, Mary | King, Tracy O. | Stucky
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of, punishment for, and deterrence of certain offenses involving cattle, bison, or horses; authorizing an administrative penalty; authorizing an assessment; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 2848 Author: Burkett | Bonnen, Greg
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to consultations with contracted physician networks and physician systems during certain investigations of child abuse and neglect.

HB 2849 Author: Burkett | Bonnen, Greg
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the procedures for removing certain persons' names from the child abuse and neglect central registry.

HB 2943 Author: Larson | Price | Wu | Israel
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.

HB 3063 Author: Kacal | Burns
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to agricultural liens.

HB 3185 Author: Frank
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to fees charged by the Rolling Plains Groundwater Conservation District; authorizing a fee.

HB 3296 Author: Klick
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to persons required to establish nursing peer review committees.

HB 3321 Author: Frank
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to jurisdiction of the county courts in certain counties.

HB 3376 Author: Holland
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to forms of notice that may be provided by the Department of Public Safety during certain enforcement proceedings and actions.

HB 3398 Author: Darby
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.

HB 3433 Author: Lambert | Springer | Bailes | Clardy | Darby
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the adoption by state agencies of rules affecting rural communities.

HB 3535 Author: Keough | Raymond | Faircloth | Krause | Bell
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the taking of certain feral hogs and coyotes using a hot air balloon.

HB 3564 Author: Klick
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the office of the state long-term care ombudsman; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense.

HB 3618 Author: King, Tracy O.
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the timing of the expiration of water quality permits.

HB 3654 Author: Wray
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the definition of road machinery for purposes of certain provisions governing vehicle equipment.

HB 3859 Author: Frank | Cook | Dale | Bonnen, Greg | Sanford
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to protection of the rights of conscience for child welfare services providers.

HB 3907 Author: Frullo
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain requirements of retail fireworks sites and inspections of those sites and assessment and collection of certain existing inspection fees by local fire prevention officers.

HB 3917 Author: Landgraf
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 20 as the Trooper Billy Jack Zachary Memorial Highway.

HB 3934 Author: Bell | Wu
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to training and continuing education requirements for certain long-term care facilities.

HB 3952 Author: Phillips
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to suspension of the activities of the Texas Grain Producer Indemnity Board.

HB 3992 Author: Murphy
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax exemption for certain cooperatives with a member that has farmer-fruit grower members.

HB 4280 Author: Lambert
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the 32nd Judicial District Juvenile Board.

HB 4281 Author: Lambert
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the 1st Multicounty County Court at Law.

HCR 31 Author: Springer | Stucky | Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Urging Congress to encourage the U.S. Department of Agriculture to revise existing policies that promote the waste of water after an irrigated crop has been declared a failure.

HCR 83 Author: Lambert
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating Stamford as the Western Art Show Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017.

HCR 139 Author: Frullo | Flynn | Burrows | King, Phil | Schaefer
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Captain Carl H. Isett on the event of his retirement from the United States Navy Reserve.

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