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Legislation authored by Matt Schaefer

Includes legislation with Matt Schaefer as the primary author for the 83rd through 87th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

86th Regular Session
HB 480 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a challenge to a grand juror and the recording of certain proceedings relating to the grand jury.
HB 1615 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure.
HB 1793 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a suit against The University of Texas at Tyler.
HB 2136 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits and to grounds for cancellation of those licenses and permits.
HB 2434 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and a criminal offense.
HB 2557 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to collection and reporting of certain information regarding tuition and fee exemptions granted by institutions of higher education to veterans and their family members.
HB 2680 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the student recreational facility fee at The University of Texas at Tyler.
HB 2696 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections for noncommercial vehicles and the imposition of replacement fees.
HB 3016 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a license holder in a motor vehicle.
HB 3117 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to developing the proposed plan on long-term care for persons with an intellectual disability.
HB 3118 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the titling of certain off-highway vehicles purchased outside this state.
HB 3119 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to strategic fiscal reviews of state agencies and programs.
HB 3621 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade awarded in each class.
HB 3623 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to renewal of a public school teacher's continuing employment contract based on student growth.
HB 3626 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
Caption: Relating to the comptroller's administration of federal money and certain general revenue and to the use of certain general revenue for property tax relief.
HB 4296 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of plumbing, including the requirements to obtain a tradesman plumber-limited license.
HB 4331 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Elections
Caption: Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration.
HB 4389 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to student success-based funding for certain public institutions of higher education.
HB 4749 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Rose City Municipal Utility District; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments and fees.
HR 586 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating The University of Texas at Tyler baseball team on winning the 2018 NCAA Division III national championship.
HR 2168 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Rosalie Korinn Howerton of Tyler.
85th Regular Session
HB 87 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the regulation of abortion procedures.
HB 144 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to electronic reporting requirements for an abortion facility.
HB 148 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Human Services
Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used for recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.
HB 153 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate occupations.
HB 155 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure.
HB 1267 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the exemption from certain security licensure of certain persons who provide security services on a volunteer basis at a private primary or secondary school or at a place of religious worship.
HB 1268 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a challenge to a grand juror.
HB 1636 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain general infrastructure projects to be undertaken by economic development corporations.
HB 1637 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to warning signs applicable to the carrying of weapons on the premises of certain holders of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits and to grounds for cancellation of those licenses and permits.
HB 1971 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to providing information regarding perinatal hospice care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and criminal offenses.
HB 2042 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to an interstate compact on border security and immigration enforcement.
HB 2522 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to a memorandum of understanding between this state and the United States Department of Homeland Security concerning the enforcement of federal immigration laws.
HB 2536 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to information about certain veterans and their dependents reported by institutions of higher education to the Texas Veterans Commission.
HB 2779 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to protecting freedom of conscience from government discrimination.
HB 2874 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to providing information regarding immunization requirements for admission to public elementary and secondary schools.
HB 3278 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to certain requirements for barber schools and private beauty culture schools.
HB 3279 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to eligibility requirements for the specialized telecommunications assistance program.
HB 3472 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of school district teaching permits to authorize individuals to teach certain classes.
HB 3829 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to an administrative violation of a condition of release on parole or to mandatory supervision.
HB 3927 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring an economic development corporation to file with the comptroller a report regarding bonds issued by the corporation.
HB 3928 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the appraisal of land for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land following a transfer between family members.
HB 3931 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the provision of and local regulation of certain for-hire passenger transportation.
HB 3933 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the sale of mobility motor vehicles by certain dealers.
HB 4141 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to commercial insurance rates and forms.
HJR 89 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the right to own, hold, and use any mutually agreed upon medium of exchange.
84th Regular Session
HB 832 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for a physician performing an abortion at an abortion facility.
HB 844 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the possession of certain weapons by a security guard on the premises of a school or educational institution.
HB 845 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the hours of instruction required to be eligible for a cosmetology operator license.
HB 846 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for an esthetician specialty license.
HB 847 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for a manicurist license or a barber technician/manicurist specialty license.
HB 848 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to qualifications for a backflow prevention assembly tester license.
HB 1249 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain general infrastructure projects to be undertaken by economic development corporations.
HB 1279 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to provide sewer service to areas within the municipal boundaries without obtaining a certificate of public convenience and necessity.
HB 1497 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the issuance of school district teaching permits to persons who teach career and technology education.
HB 1561 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the exemption from certain security licensure of certain persons who provide security services on a volunteer basis at a church or religious organization.
HB 1899 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a ribbon for certain members of the military forces who served in support of operations to secure the Texas border.
HB 1973 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used for recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.
HB 1975 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the state's burden of proof in certain asset forfeiture proceedings under the Code of Criminal Procedure.
HB 1976 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the regulation of abortion procedures.
HB 1977 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to repealing certain towing and booting licenses and regulations.
HB 2018 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to guard dog companies and abolishing the regulation of guard dog trainers.
HB 2484 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the issuance of occupational licenses to certain out-of-state applicants.
HB 2485 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to required facilities and equipment for barber schools.
HB 3170 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the regulation of occupations by this state.
HB 3172 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to emergency orders concerning water rights issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
HB 3173 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to renewal, expiration, or revocation of charters of and evaluation of performance of open-enrollment charter schools providing education within a residential treatment facility.
HB 3401 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to an interstate compact on border security and immigration enforcement.
HB 3410 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Health and Human Services Commission to employ peace officers.
HB 3713 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate occupations.
HB 3717 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the criminal penalty for a person who carries a concealed weapon into a prohibited area; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties.
HB 3874 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to course content requirements for biology instruction provided by a public school.
HB 3879 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to employment of athletic coaches by school districts.
HB 3883 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to pledge revenue for the payment of certain obligations related to hotel projects.
HB 3950 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the recognition of certain employment authorizations granted by federal executive action.
HB 3956 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to certain holders of independent mobility vehicle dealer's licenses.
HB 4004 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain holders of independent mobility vehicle dealer's licenses.
HR 491 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Commending Savannah Solis of Tyler for her efforts in support of law enforcement personnel.
HR 3167 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Richard Wayne Kennedy of Tyler.
HR 3168 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Clifford Charles Baker Jr. of Tyler.
83rd Regular Session
HB 1413 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the duties of the state demographer related to abortion statistics.
HB 1414 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to provide sewer service to areas within the municipal boundaries without obtaining a certificate of public convenience and necessity.
HB 1415 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the issuance of school district teaching permits to persons who will teach only career and technology education classes.
HB 1532 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the approval requirement for a rental-purchase agreement that includes a loss damage waiver provision.
HB 1610 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pharmacy school at The University of Texas at Tyler.
HB 1776 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the definition of "drought" for the purposes of emergency orders concerning water rights issued by the executive director of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
HB 1778 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to abolishing the regulation of the practice of interior design.
HB 1779 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practices of barbering and cosmetology and associated locations.
HB 1780 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to emergency orders concerning water rights issued by the executive director of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
HB 1935 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain general infrastructure projects to be undertaken by economic development corporations.
HB 2257 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Insurance
Caption: Relating to the regulation of property and casualty insurance rates.
HB 2308 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to facility reporting requirements for an abortion performed at an abortion facility.
HB 2309 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for abortions performed at an abortion facility.
HB 2384 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to premium rates for title insurance.
HB 2534 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the possession of certain weapons by a security guard on the premises of a school or educational institution.
HB 2535 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the exemption from certain security licensure of certain persons who provide security services on a volunteer basis at a private primary or secondary school or church or religious organization.
HB 3257 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the election of board members for emergency services districts in certain counties.
HR 498 Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 25 and 26, 2013, as East Texas Coalition Days at the State Capitol.
83rd 3rd Called Session
HB 14 Author: Schaefer, Matt
Last Action: Filed
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain general infrastructure projects to be undertaken by Type B economic development corporations.