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Legislation authored by Paul Workman

Includes legislation with Paul Workman as the primary author for the 82nd through 85th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

85th Regular Session
HB 328 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to state and federal laws regarding immigrants or immigration, including the enforcement of those laws by certain governmental entities and the use of consular identity documents for certain purposes.
HB 527 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to additional state aid for tax reduction provided to certain school districts for two additional school years.
HB 577 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the authority of a political subdivision to adopt or enforce certain regulations regarding whether a private employer may obtain or consider an employment applicant's or employee's criminal history record information.
HB 595 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.
HB 602 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the requirements for a driver education course.
HB 605 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the consideration by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the economic impact of an appropriation of state water in determining whether to grant an application for the appropriation.
HB 626 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to late applications for certain exemptions from ad valorem taxation.
HB 638 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of operation of unmanned aircraft over correctional facility or critical infrastructure facility.
HB 734 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the phasing out by 2027 of the ad valorem taxation by a school district of the tangible personal property a person owns that consists of inventory.
HB 898 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the issuance of local permits by a regulatory agency of a political subdivision.
HB 922 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Southwestern Travis County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees.
HB 1135 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to enforcement of certain regulations by the acquisition of a conservation easement.
HB 1458 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the management and operation of certain municipally owned electric utilities.
HB 1459 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to limitations on the use of municipal electric utility system revenues by certain municipalities.
HB 1460 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to electricity service provided by municipally owned utilities.
HB 1461 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the partition and transfer of a geographic portion of service area certificate of convenience and necessity by municipally owned electric utility systems.
HB 1523 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Southwest Travis County Special Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to impose fees and assessments.
HB 1530 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the publication of required notice by a political subdivision in media other than a newspaper.
HB 1572 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a residential property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation that the owner believes poses a fire risk.
HB 1844 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to choice of law and venue for certain construction contracts.
HB 2343 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prerequisites to asserting certain claims arising from certain construction defects.
HB 2345 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the performance and appeal of utilization review by and under the direction of physicians.
HB 2627 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the withdrawal of a unit of election from certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities.
HB 2696 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to allowing the placement and maintenance of traffic-control signals in municipalities to permit emergency vehicles to safely enter a highway.
HB 2762 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to broker agreements for the sale of certain surplus property by certain counties.
HB 2851 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Onion Creek Watershed Hays and Travis Counties Flood Control District No. 1; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to impose assessments and fees.
HB 3037 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the definition of groundwater management areas to coincide with major and minor aquifers and the joint planning process in those areas.
HB 3038 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the explanatory reports issued by the district representatives in groundwater management areas.
HB 3043 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the joint planning process for groundwater management.
HB 3624 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the approval of certain municipal ordinances affecting private property rights at an election.
HB 3834 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Land & Resource Management
Caption: Relating to municipal infrastructure costs.
HB 4047 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the requirements for annexation by a municipality of certain municipal utility districts.
HB 4202 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
Caption: Relating to procedures for issuing municipal building permits.
HB 4278 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties and election of the board of directors of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 3.
HB 4304 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Caption: Relating to restrictions on habitat conservation plans in Travis County.
HB 4327 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Southwest Travis County Special Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to impose fees and assessments.
HB 4329 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 3 to enter into certain agreements relating to the ad valorem taxation of certain property located in the district.
HB 4336 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Greenshores Fresh Water Supply District; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.
HCR 37 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Calling on Congress to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
HCR 116 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Greater Austin Crime Commission.
HJR 44 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the limited purpose of proposing an amendment to the constitution to provide for a federal balanced budget.
HJR 48 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to phase out by 2027 the ad valorem taxation by a school district of the tangible personal property a person owns that consists of inventory.
HJR 101 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating a portion of the revenue derived from the state sales and use tax to the Texas Water Development Fund II.
HR 51 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Rotary District 5870 of Central Texas on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Rotary Foundation.
HR 532 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 19 to 25, 2017, as National Engineers Week and commending the Texas chapters of ASHRAE.
HR 586 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing March 15, 2017, as Parent Association for the Retarded of Texas Day at the State Capitol.
HR 587 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Ian McKenna of Kealing Middle School for his efforts to address hunger in the Austin area.
HR 588 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Alan Graham and Mobile Loaves & Fishes for their contributions to the community.
HR 733 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Central Texas Water Coalition and its efforts to preserve the Highland Lakes.
HR 908 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Dr. Ralph M. Smith, former pastor of Hyde Park Baptist Church in Austin.
HR 913 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Lago Vista High School baseball team on its many achievements.
HR 955 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the football team of Lake Travis High School in Austin on winning the 2016 UIL 6A Division 1 state championship.
HR 1171 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dr. J. Kie Bowman of Hyde Park Baptist Church in Austin on his 20th pastoral anniversary.
HR 1339 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jeffrey and Marianne Johanns of Austin on their 40th wedding anniversary.
HR 1386 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Austin Waldorf School boys' basketball team on winning the 2017 Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools Class 2A state championship.
HR 1417 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Donald Joseph Fortner of Austin on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 1549 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Deborah S. Gernes on her retirement from Travis County Water Control and Improvement District No. 17.
HR 1883 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Irene Armendariz of Austin for her service as a member of the Texas Commission on Jail Standards.
HR 2662 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of R. Wayne Gibson of Leander.
85th 1st Called Session
HB 70 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation.
HB 164 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a permit by a political subdivision.
84th Regular Session
HB 946 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to painting and marking requirements for certain meteorological evaluation towers; creating an offense.
HB 947 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to change the date of their general elections.
HB 1047 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.
HB 1124 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to adjudication of claims arising from written contracts with state agencies.
HB 1126 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the qualifications for incentives for the film, television, and multimedia production industries.
HB 1132 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain policy forms used for insuring certain large risks.
HB 1396 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to certain criminal offenses, punishments, and procedures; the construction of certain statutes and rules that create or define criminal offenses and penalties; a review of certain penal laws of this state.
HB 1442 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation that the owner believes poses a fire risk.
HB 1450 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to creating the Texas Border Security Division.
HB 1472 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of requirements for the issuance of local permits by regulatory agencies of political subdivisions.
HB 1668 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the status of a subcontractor as an employee for the purposes of workers' compensation insurance coverage.
HB 1784 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to damages in an action arising out of a deficiency in the construction or repair of an improvement to real property.
HB 2016 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to additional state aid for tax reduction provided to certain school districts.
HB 2071 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to payment of covered claims based on assignment.
HB 2243 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the authorization, regulation, and function of dedicated personal insurers; requiring a certificate of authority; imposing fees.
HB 2672 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the powers of a public utility agency; authorizing fees and charges; granting the power of eminent domain.
HB 2688 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a common characteristic or use project in a public improvement district in certain municipalities.
HB 3665 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles.
HB 3666 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the withdrawal of the territory of certain emergency services districts from the territory of a metropolitan rapid transit authority.
HB 3668 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the definition of peace officer for purposes of intercepting or collecting information in relation to certain communications in an investigation conducted by an arson investigating unit.
HB 3677 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the authority of a peace officer to apprehend a person for emergency detention and the authority of certain facilities and physicians to temporarily detain a person with mental illness.
HB 3723 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the regulation of secondary market transactions related to the business of life settlements; providing penalties; authorizing fees.
HB 3776 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the phasing out by 2025 of the ad valorem taxation by a school district of the tangible personal property a person owns that consists of inventory.
HB 3876 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the issuance of local permits by a regulatory agency of a political subdivision; limiting the amount of a fee.
HB 3939 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the requirements for construction contracts for certain public works projects.
HB 3958 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to limitations on the use of municipal electric system revenues by certain municipalities.
HB 4038 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Western Travis County Groundwater Conservation District; providing general law authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees.
HB 4191 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Recommendations filed with the Speaker
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 5; providing authority to impose an impact fee.
HJR 78 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the limited purpose of proposing an amendment to the constitution to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government.
HJR 79 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the limited purpose of proposing an amendment to the constitution to provide for a federal balanced budget.
HJR 139 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to phase out by 2025 the ad valorem taxation by a school district of the tangible personal property a person owns that consists of inventory.
HR 704 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Urging the federal government to return title to all federal public lands within the western states to the states where the land is located.
HR 941 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating John Patrick Reinhart of Austin on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 1666 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the third annual Olive Fest in Volente.
HR 1744 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring the Central Texas Water Coalition for its efforts to address the water issues of the lower Colorado River basin.
HR 2796 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring recipients of the Theodore Roosevelt Navy League Youth Medal.
HR 3053 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Jay Dickey on his service as an intern in the office of State Representative Paul Workman.
HR 3054 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Elvis Lossa on his service as an intern in the office of State Representative Paul Workman.
83rd Regular Session
HB 561 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an exemption for land owned by a school from the additional tax imposed on the change of use of land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land.
HB 586 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the waiver of sovereign immunity for certain design and construction claims arising under written contracts with state agencies.
HB 890 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the conversion of the West Travis County Public Utility Agency to the Hill Country Regional Water Authority and to the creation of the Hill Country Regional Water Authority; providing authority to issue revenue bonds or notes; granting the power of eminent domain; providing an administrative penalty; providing authority to impose fees.
HB 1124 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of regional emergency communications districts; authorizing the issuance of bonds; authorizing a fee.
HB 1388 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles.
HB 1612 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the priority of ad valorem tax liens on personal property subject to a purchase money security interest.
HB 1720 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the duties and number of certified counselors in public schools.
HB 1858 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation that the owner believes poses a fire risk.
HB 2010 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
Caption: Relating to a career path initiative for public school students that includes career path guidance for students in certain grade levels, additional high school graduation programs, and a requirement for a minimum number of school counselors at certain schools.
HB 2046 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study evaluating and making recommendations for wastewater management in the contributing zone of the Barton Springs segment of the Edwards Aquifer.
HB 2083 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
Caption: Relating to the appropriation of service fees collected by the state and distributed to regional planning commissions via the commission.
HB 2186 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authority of certain facilities to temporarily detain a person with mental illness.
HB 2497 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of real property used to operate a child-care facility.
HB 2532 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/13
Caption: Relating to the regulation of propane distribution system retailers; authorizing a fee.
HB 2568 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to strict construction of statutes that create or define criminal offenses and penalties.
HB 2640 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Western Travis County Groundwater Conservation District; providing general law authority to issue bonds and exercise the power of eminent domain; providing general law authority to impose assessments, fees, surcharges, or taxes.
HB 2705 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to certain procedures and civil penalties under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act.
HB 2732 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authorization, regulation, and function of dedicated personal insurers; creating offenses; imposing a fee.
HB 2747 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the portion of the appraised value of a person's property that is attributable to the installation on the property of a rainwater harvesting system.
HB 2858 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to notice of termination by suppliers of certain dealer agreements governed by the Fair Practices of Equipment Manufacturers, Distributors, Wholesalers, and Dealers Act.
HB 3039 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to financing programs and activities related to rural economic development; authorizing a fee.
HB 3087 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the condemnation of conservation easements.
HB 3088 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of requirements for the issuance of local permits by regulatory agencies of political subdivisions.
HB 3089 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Land & Resource Management
Caption: Relating to limitations on the application of certain municipal regulations to local permits.
HB 3090 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Land & Resource Management
Caption: Relating to uniformity of requirements of certain municipal regulations to local permits.
HB 3091 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Land & Resource Management
Caption: Relating to uniformity of requirements of certain municipal regulations to local permits, limitations on the application of certain municipal regulations to local permits, and liability of a political subdivision for a violation of certain laws relating to local permits; providing for damages/penalties.
HB 3280 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to payments to health care providers when a claim is denied under the workers' compensation system.
HB 3396 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the rendition of certain property.
HB 3682 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to the appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the state highway fund for terminating comprehensive development agreements related to State Highway 130.
HB 3901 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cascades Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.
HCR 65 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Rotary Club of Austin.
HCR 94 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Raleigh K. Roussell for his service to the commercial building industry in Texas.
HCR 95 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring the Greater Austin Crime Commission's Longhorn Leaders program on the occasion of its 10th anniversary.
HJR 115 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation real property used to operate a child-care facility.
HR 128 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting Texas Aggie Muster permission to use the house chamber on April 21, 2013.
HR 724 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the founding of the Austin Chapter of the Gunslingers Motorcycle Club.
HR 848 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Quality Seafood Market of Austin on its 75th anniversary.
HR 934 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting permission to the South Central Texas District of Optimist International to use the house chamber on March 24, 2013.
HR 964 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Encouraging participation in the National Fire Protection Association's Firewise Communities program.
HR 1169 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Alvin "Block" Olbrich of Lakeway, the oldest living football letterman from Texas A&M University.
HR 1590 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Texas A&M University Agricultural and Natural Resources Policy Internship Program and the Public Policy Internship Program and the interns for the 83rd legislative session.
HR 1745 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the members of the Bedichek Middle School Junior Marine Corps on their success at the National Middle School Drill Team Competition.
HR 1908 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending the Cheyanna's Champions-4-Children organization for its Austin to Boston Campaign.
HR 1909 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Neomi Raad of Austin on her retirement from the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services.
HR 2380 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of E. Wayne Hall of Austin.
HR 2572 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Betty Alice Robbins of Spicewood.
83rd 2nd Called Session
HR 78 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Joanne Brown on her retirement as director of conference planning and media for the Texas Workforce Commission.
82nd Regular Session
HB 958 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to damages in an action arising out of a deficiency in the construction or repair of an improvement to real property.
HB 1041 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the waiver of sovereign immunity for certain claims arising under written contracts with state agencies.
HB 1066 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to requiring the use of display timers with certain traffic-control signals.
HB 1087 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the number of charters the State Board of Education may grant for open-enrollment charter schools.
HB 1174 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the expiration of a county burn ban.
HB 1175 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the election of the governing body of certain municipalities.
HB 1223 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the procedures by which certain small water and sewer utilities may change rates.
HB 1273 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of propane utility companies.
HB 1281 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
Caption: Relating to changes in the single-member district boundaries of the Barton Springs-Edwards Aquifer Conservation District.
HB 1370 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to establishment of the Texas Construction Academy as a residential construction training and high school center for certain public high school students and high school graduates.
HB 1987 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to required workers' compensation insurance coverage for building and construction contractors.
HB 2124 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to victim notification regarding the release of a defendant who was acquitted by reason of insanity in a criminal case.
HB 2885 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of liquid propane gas tanks on residential property.
HB 2886 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a work program for certain persons not legally authorized to be in the United States; providing penalties.
HB 2942 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation and financing of the Lakeway Regional Medical Center Defined Area in Travis County Water Control and Improvement District No. 17; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
HB 3389 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Effective on 9/1/11
Caption: Relating to a seller's disclosure of natural or liquid propane gas on residential real property.
HB 3454 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the age at which a child may express a preference to the court on issues regarding residence and conservatorship in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.
HB 3715 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to Energy Resources
Caption: Relating to standards applicable to propane distribution system retailers.
HB 3743 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the rights, powers, functions, and duties of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 5.
HB 3822 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to land excluded from the Hill Country Priority Groundwater Management Area.
HCR 54 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Referred to State Sovereignty, Select
Caption: Urging the United States Congress to reaffirm its commitment to the Tenth Amendment of the United States Constitution, to abolish the Department of Education, the Federal Highway Administration, the Department of Commerce, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Department of Labor, to reduce the federal income tax by an amount equal to the cost savings associated with the abolition of these agencies, to commit to never usurping the rights of the states in future legislation, and to refrain from exempting itself from any legislation it so passes.
HCR 62 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Regents School of Austin football team on winning the 2010 TAPPS Division III state championship.
HCR 109 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing the Junior Marine Corps of Bedichek Middle School in Austin.
HCR 110 Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Sovereignty, Select
Caption: Urging the president of the United States to defend the Defense of Marriage Act.
HR 312 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Regents School of Austin football team on winning the 2010 TAPPS Division III state championship.
HR 593 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the football team from Lake Travis High School in Austin on winning the UIL Class 4A Division 1 state championship for 2010.
HR 594 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Lake Travis High School volleyball team on winning the UIL 4A state championship for 2010.
HR 699 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating John G. Pearce on his receipt of the Silver Beaver Award from the Capitol Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
HR 735 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting Texas Aggie Muster permission to use the house chamber on April 21, 2011.
HR 842 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Granting permission to the South Central Texas District of Optimist International to use the house chamber on April 10, 2011.
HR 843 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Chris C. Barron for his service as chief of the Manchaca Fire/Rescue Department and executive director of the State Firemen's and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas.
HR 1049 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Austin Waldorf School boys' basketball team on its outstanding 2010-2011 season.
HR 1166 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of former Lakeway Mayor Cuth Kenneth "Ken" Shepherd.
HR 1344 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Austin Waldorf School.
HR 1440 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating John P. Reinhart of Cub Scout Pack No. 34 in Austin on receiving the Arrow of Light Award.
HR 1661 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Welcoming the members of the Rotary District 5870 and Rotary District 1650 Group Study Exchange program to the State Capitol.
HR 2038 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the 2011 Austin Kidney Walk.
HR 2118 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating J. O. and Nancy Duncan on their 60th wedding anniversary.
HR 2148 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jacob Hume on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 2149 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Thomas Dunn on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
HR 2164 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating the Lake Travis High School boys' golf team on winning the 2011 UIL 4A state championship.
HR 2165 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Conor O'Rourke and Austin Mayo of Lake Travis High School on winning the 4A state championship in doubles tennis.
82nd 1st Called Session
HR 28 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Lake Travis High School basketball coach Jan Jernberg on his retirement.
HR 69 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Will Hoenig of Lake Travis High School on earning first place in extemporaneous persuasive speaking at the 2011 UIL Conference 4A State Academics Spring Meet.
HR 70 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Lake Travis High School on its receipt of the sweepstakes award in speech at the 2011 UIL Conference 4A State Academics Spring Meet.
HR 78 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Neal White on earning first place in extemporaneous informative speaking at the 2011 UIL Conference 4A State Academics Spring Meet.
HR 79 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating James Bounds on earning the top score on the physics portion of the science contest at the 2011 UIL Conference 4A State Academics Spring Meet.
HR 256 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Johnna Puckett Reynolds of Driftwood.
HR 293 Author: Workman, Paul
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Bowie High School band director Bruce Dinkins of Austin.