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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 30 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to direct the Bureau of Land Management to affirm the provisions of the Red River Boundary Compact and to acknowledge that the vegetation line on the south bank of the Red River forms the boundary between Oklahoma and Texas.
  Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
  Sponsor: Estes, Craig
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
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 38 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to abolish the current income-based system of taxation.
  Author: Stephenson, Phil | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
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 45 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to bestow the Congressional Medal of Honor on Doris "Dorie" Miller for his heroism during World War II.
  Author: White, James
  Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor
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 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 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 79 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to abolish the current income based system of taxation.
  Author: Stephenson, Phil
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
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 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 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 100 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to repeal the Government Pension Offset and the Windfall Elimination Provision of the Social Security Act.
  Author: Neave, Victoria
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
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 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 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 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
HCR 128 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to bar investments in Russia until investigations into Russian interference with U.S. elections have been completed.
  Author: Turner, Chris
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HJR 39 (85th R.S.)
  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 one or more amendments to the constitution to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office of federal officials and members of Congress.
  Author: Miller, Rick | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HJR 44 (85th R.S.)
  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.
  Author: Workman, Paul | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 77 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Rescinding the 1899 application of the 26th Texas Legislature to the United States Congress to call an unrestricted national convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for proposing undisclosed amendments to that Constitution.
  Author: Klick, Stephanie
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HJR 78 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Rescinding the 1901 and 1911 applications to the United States Congress to call a national convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the direct election of U.S. Senators.
  Author: Klick, Stephanie
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HJR 80 (85th R.S.)
  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 limit the terms of office of members of Congress.
  Author: Cain, Briscoe | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HJR 104 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging the Congress of the United States to propose for ratification an amendment to the United States Constitution which would prohibit, with one exception, the practice of abortion within the United States or in any place subject to their jurisdiction or, in the alternative, applying to Congress to call a convention, pursuant to Article V of that Constitution, for the specific and limited purpose of proposing such an amendment to that Constitution for ratification.
  Author: Shaheen, Matt
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HJR 120 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Applying to Congress for a limited national convention for the exclusive purpose of proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution to restore balance and integrity to our elections.
  Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HR 408 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to preserve the North American Free Trade Agreement.
  Author: Gutierrez, Roland
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HR 603 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Condemning recent acts of anti-Semitism in the United States.
  Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HR 1025 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to recognize the importance of trade between Texas and Mexico.
  Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
  Committees: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Reported enrolled
HR 1833 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to enact legislation to expand and extend the current federal tax credit for carbon capture, utilization, and storage under Section 45Q of the Internal Revenue Code.
  Author: Craddick, Tom | et. al.
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
  Last Action: Reported enrolled
HR 2217 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude cannabidiol and cannabidiol-rich plants from the definition of "marijuana."
  Author: Isaac, Jason
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
SCR 1 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Calling on Congress to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
  Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al.
  Sponsor: Workman, Paul
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SCR 2 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  Author: Hall, Bob
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
SCR 3 (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, serving notice to the federal government to halt and reverse certain mandates, and providing that certain federal legislation be prohibited or repealed.
  Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
  Sponsor: Phelan, Dade
  Committees: State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select | State Affairs
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SCR 9 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to explore and negotiate the creation of a binational framework allowing the United States and Mexico to address the threat of communicable diseases.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SCR 22 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Urging Congress to recognize the importance of trade between Texas and Mexico.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
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