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Legislation authored by Michael H. Ezzell

Includes legislation with Michael H. Ezzell as the primary author for the 64th through 66th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

66th Regular Session
HB 426 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to exemption of certain elderly persons from jury service.
HB 427 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of records of deceased mentally retarded persons.
HB 428 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to consent for disclosure of information about deceased mental patients.
HB 467 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the appointment, duties, and powers of masters in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship and certain contempt of court proceedings.
HB 468 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the assignment of rights of support by applicants for and recipients of aid to families with dependent children.
HB 469 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to the limitation of actions in suits to establish paternity.
HB 470 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to probation for persons in contempt of court for the failure or refusal to make court ordered child support payments.
HB 471 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to blood tests in suits to establish paternity.
HB 472 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to voluntary assignment of wages for the payment of child support; providing penalties.
HB 515 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
Caption: Relating to regulation of barbers.
HB 638 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to weight and length requirements for vehicles transporting seed cotton modules.
HB 787 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Health Services
Caption: Relating to disclosure by certain professions and occupations of name and net amount paid for tests by laboratories.
HB 826 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of the practice of dentistry and dental hygiene.
HB 979 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to compensation for overtime for policemen in certain cities.
HB 1034 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to qualification for the executive director and the director of mental retardation of community mental health and mental retardation centers.
HB 1035 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to qualifications for the office of Commissioner of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
HB 1209 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the prevention of drug dependence and to the treatment and rehabilitation of drug-dependent persons and persons incapacitated by controlled substances; providing a penalty.
HB 1322 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Coauthor authorized
Caption: Relating to alcoholic beverage regulation relating to age.
HB 1323 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the control and eradication of rabies; providing a penalty.
HB 1324 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to creation, operation, and regulation of health maintenance organizations to provide dental care and services.
HB 1397 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Property and Casualty
Caption: Relating to prohibition of cancellation for failure to consent to certain higher insurance rates or premiums.
HB 1398 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to procedures for obtaining a psychological or psychiatric examination of an abused child.
HB 1666 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of dentistry.
HB 1667 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Higher Education
Caption: Relating to a single board of regents to govern North Texas State University and Texas Woman's University.
HB 1668 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of home health care agencies.
HB 1831 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to representation of the Texas Department of Human Resources in certain judicial proceedings.
HB 1832 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to width and weight requirements and registration of certain vehicles used to haul agricultural products.
HB 1833 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Placed on daily General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to acquisition or sale of waste cooking grease; providing penalties.
HB 1834 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Adopting the Human Resource Code, a nonsubstantive revision of the statutes relating to state programs, assistance, and services for needy persons, children, and handicapped persons.
HB 1877 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Transportation
Caption: Relating to roadside vendors.
HB 2105 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to the regulation of health care facilities that provide treatment for alcoholics.
HB 2106 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Scheduled for future calendar placement
Caption: Relating to authority of the court to order limited guardianship and the powers of a limited guardian.
HB 2107 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to deferral of adjudication of guilt and performance of community-service jobs as a condition of dismissal of certain misdemeanor charges.
HB 2275 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the assessment of property for taxation by the West Coke County Hospital District.
HCR 218 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Expressing the legislature's appreciation for services rendered by Texas physicians as "Capitol Physician for a Day."
HR 1 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Relating to the privileges of the floor pending the election of the Speaker of the House.
65th Regular Session
HB 252 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Motion to reconsider spread on the Journal
Caption: Relating to the provision of protective services for elderly persons.
HB 289 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to appointment of an attorney ad litem in an proceeding for the appointment of a permanent guardian of an adult.
HB 718 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to legal rights of mentally retarded persons; admission and commitment to mental retardation services; transfer and discharge of clients; establishing public responsibility committees; providing for confidentiality of records; providing for responsibility of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation and cooperation with other agencies; providing for rulemaking authority; providing for fees for services and support and maintenance of residents; providing penalties and remedies; providing effective dates.
HB 719 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee with substitute
Caption: To provide a new chapter to be entitled Limited Guardianship Proceedings authorizing limited guardianship proceedings for mentally retarded persons; and setting forth procedures therefor, including responsibility for reports, oath, bond and other responsibilities of the Court and the limited guardian, as well as the responsibility of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation for examinations of the person alleged to be mentally retarded; providing a schedule of fees for court costs; allowing waiver of such in certain cases; providing for findings, orders of the court and qualifications of the limited guardian; stating that the orders appointing limited guardians shall be said limited guardians' authority to act within the limited powers granted by such; providing that said proceedings shall not be presumed to have included a finding of incompetency; setting forth venue and transfer of venue; providing for severability and declaring an emergency.
HB 720 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Authorizing the head of a mental hospital to discharge a resident patient absent without authority from a state hospital for the mentally ill for a continuous period of 18 months.
HB 927 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of the West Coke County Hospital District to acquire or build facilities.
HB 928 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of the East Coke County Hospital District to enter into certain contracts.
HB 1232 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to recordation and issuance of information concerning completion of driver education courses.
HB 1279 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Department of Business and Professions (including the transfer of the Texas Motor Vehicle Commission to the new department) and to the powers, duties, and functions of the Texas Department of Labor and Standards and the new department (including administration of the private employment agency law and the disposition of certain examination fees, the boiler and pressure vessel inspection law, the Texas Mobile Homes Standards Act, the auctioneer laws, the boxing and wrestling law, certain safety and health law, and the labor agency law).
HB 1437 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to the directors and officers of a professional corporation.
HB 1746 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee with substitute
Caption: Relating to consolidation of the State Department of Public Welfare, the Texas Youth Council, and the Governor's Committee on Aging.
HR 11 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Authorizing the mailing of copies of House journals by members of the House.
HR 54 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Requesting Occupational Safety and Health Administration and its parent agency, the United States Department of Labor, to suspend promulgation of standards requiring unnecessary installation of dust controls in cotton processing industries.
HR 114 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Congratulating Bill Stubbeman, son of Representative and Mrs. David Stubbeman.
65th 1st Called Session
HB 9 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to regulation of nursing and convalescent homes and to the protection of elderly persons; providing penalties.
65th 2nd Called Session
HR 48 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Commending Representative Elmer Martin.
64th Regular Session
HB 816 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Conveying to the City of Big Spring a certain described tract of land to be used for park or recreational purposes; reserving the state all mineral rights; making the park and recreation facilities available to patients of Big Spring State Hospital; providing for recordation of this Act; providing for reversion of title to the State of Texas under certain conditions.
HB 1925 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to regulation of auctioneers; providing penalties.
HR 67 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Clay Elkins.
HR 127 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Relating to directing a subcommittee of the House Committee on Health and Welfare to study the operations of nursing and convalescent homes in Texas.
HR 212 Author: Ezzell, Michael H.
Caption: Commending R. B. Hall and his staff.