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85th Regular Session, 2017
HCR 26 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Claiming sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution over all powers not otherwise enumerated and granted to the federal government by the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Keough, Mark | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 28 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Expressing opposition to United Nations Agenda 21.
  Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 29 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Declaring that presidential executive orders cannot interfere with states' rights.
  Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 31 (85th R.S.)
  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.
  Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 33 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to consider the removal of trade, financial, and travel restrictions relating to Cuba.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 34 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification an amendment to the U.S. Constitution overturning the Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 35 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to limit the types of food items eligible for purchase under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
  Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 36 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging the U.S. Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification a federal balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Considered in Calendars
HCR 37 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Calling on Congress to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
  Author: Workman, Paul
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 39 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Supporting prayers, including the use of the word "God," at public gatherings, and displays of the Ten Commandments in public educational institutions and other government buildings.
  Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HCR 43 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Directing the Texas Water Development Board and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to support the creation of a model water recycling project.
  Author: Davis, Yvonne
  Committees: Natural Resources
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 44 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to pass S.2896, the Care Veterans Deserve Act of 2016.
  Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 52 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to reimburse the State of Texas for bearing the financial burden of the federal government's responsibility to secure the Texas-Mexico international border.
  Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Record vote
HCR 53 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Authorizing the State Preservation Board, subject to state law and rules of the board, to approve and permit the relocation of the Texas Game Warden Memorial to a site at the State Capitol, south of the Sam Houston Building, just outside of the historic grounds.
  Author: Gooden, Lance
  Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
  Committees: House Administration | Administration
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 54 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to keep the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
  Author: Reynolds, Ron
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 56 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Recognizing Texas as a Purple Heart State.
  Author: Shine, Hugh | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Van
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 57 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Encouraging Texans to donate bone marrow and blood and to register as organ donors.
  Author: Wu, Gene | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Received from the House
HCR 58 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to provide Texas with Medicaid block grants.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 59 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to pass a budget.
  Author: Bailes, Ernest | et. al.
  Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select | State Affairs
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 64 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Recognizing the important role of vaccinations in preventing meningococcal disease.
  Author: Turner, Chris
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 73 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Expressing support for a $15 per hour minimum wage.
  Author: Alonzo, Roberto
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Industry
HCR 75 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Texans not to use the flag emoji of the Republic of Chile when referring to the Texas flag.
  Author: Oliverson, Tom | et. al.
  Committees: Culture, Recreation & Tourism | Administration
  Last Action: Referred to Administration
HCR 78 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting the creation of a joint interim committee to study the development of a cruise industry on the South Texas coast.
  Author: Hunter, Todd
  Committees: Texas Ports, Innovation & Infrastructure, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 82 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to retain the tax exemption for municipal bonds.
  Author: Turner, Chris
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Received from the House
HCR 84 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to identify federal regulatory programs that harm the Texas oil and gas industry and delegate relevant regulatory responsibilities to state agencies.
  Author: Darby, Drew
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 87 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to direct the Department of Defense to relocate the United States Africa Command to Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base in Houston.
  Author: Paul, Dennis | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Received from the House
HCR 88 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to revise funding formulas for Targeted Infrastructure Capability grants to emphasize threat assessment rather than population.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Received from the House
HCR 89 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Directing the Texas Workforce Commission to rename the Texas Workforce Commission building the Lloyd M. Bentsen State Office Building.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: House Administration
  Last Action: Received from the House
HCR 90 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
  Author: Bell, Cecil
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 94 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Declaring opposition to the enactment or enforcement of a law requiring the revocation or suspension of the driver's license of any individual convicted of a drug offense.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
HCR 96 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting The University of Texas at Austin to lead a study by several Texas public universities to examine how young black males in Texas are affected by the benefits and detriments of living in Texas.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: Higher Education
  Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
HCR 97 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Establishing the Complete Count Census Committee.
  Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 98 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress and the president to reject the imposition of an import tax or border adjustment tax on trade with Mexico.
  Author: Blanco, César | et. al.
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HCR 99 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Declaring Israel a major strategic ally of Texas.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HCR 101 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to repeal the Government Pension Offset and the Windfall Elimination Provision of the Social Security Act.
  Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
  Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select | State Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
HCR 102 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Expressing support for prioritizing a substantial increase in funding for graduate medical education before authorizing the creation and support of additional medical schools.
  Author: Lozano, J. M.
  Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
  Committees: Higher Education | Higher Education
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 103 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker to create a joint interim committee to study the impact of any proposals by the federal government to alter or abrogate NAFTA.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 104 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to require the Bureau of Land Management to commission a gradient boundary survey of the south bank of the Red River.
  Author: Frank, James
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 105 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Encouraging Congress to pass legislation allowing the State of Texas to manage the Gulf of Mexico red snapper fishery out to 200 nautical miles.
  Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
  Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
  Committees: Culture, Recreation & Tourism | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 106 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to provide sufficient federal funding for the construction of a storm surge barrier along the Texas coast.
  Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Administration
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 107 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging appropriate state agencies to support the establishment of a veterans memorial in Conroe.
  Author: Metcalf, Will
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HCR 108 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Directing the comptroller of public accounts to reduce the amounts of certain revenue that would otherwise be deposited to the state highway fund for the 2018 and 2019 state fiscal years.
  Author: Zerwas, John
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HCR 112 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Condemning the international Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement and its activities to spread anti-Semitism in Texas.
  Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HCR 113 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging future owners to preserve the name of the G. J. Sutton State Office Complex in San Antonio.
  Author: Gervin-Hawkins, Barbara
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Culture, Recreation & Tourism | Administration
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 118 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Finding that the diversion of sales tax funds from general revenue to the state highway fund was approved by Texas voters in 2015 and is required under Section 7-c, Article VIII, of the Texas Constitution.
  Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HCR 119 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to restore and strengthen the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
  Author: Reynolds, Ron
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 120 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to end the antitrust exemption for insurers.
  Author: Zedler, Bill
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 122 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Directing the governor of the State of Texas to posthumously award the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor to Master Sergeant Travis E. Watkins.
  Author: Dean, Jay
  Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
HCR 125 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker of the house to create a joint interim committee to study human trafficking in Texas.
  Author: Hunter, Todd
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 127 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging the United States Congress to conduct a cost-benefit analysis regarding the risks of climate change and appropriate measures to address them.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
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