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HB28   Signed by the Governor
Referred to House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee, chaired by a Democrat
Referred to Senate Criminal Justice Committee, chaired by a Democrat
Caption: Relating to enhancing the punishment for certain conduct constituting the criminal offense of aggravated assault.
Republican Bill, authored by Slawson; Frazier; Metcalf; Button
Co-authors: Anderson; Patterson; Rogers; Spiller; Thimesch; Vasut
Sponsors: Birdwell
Co-sponsors: Springer

View at Texas Legislature Online

Mon 11/14/2022


(H) Filed
 

Thu 2/23/2023


(H) Referred to the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee, chaired by a Democrat
 

Tue 3/14/2023


(H) Considered in public hearing
(H) House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee met and decided to leave this bill pending without objection.
(H) House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee met and voted for passage. Ayes (Moody; Cook; Bhojani; Bowers; Darby; Harrison; Leach; Morales, Christina; Schatzline)
 

Tue 3/21/2023


(H) Referred to the House Calendars Committee, chaired by a Republican
 

Thu 3/23/2023


(H) Frederick Frazier signed onto the bill as Joint Author
(H) Will Metcalf signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Tue 3/28/2023


(H) Charles "Doc" Anderson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) David Spiller signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Wed 3/29/2023


(H) Kronda Thimesch signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 3/30/2023


(H) Record Vote No. 72 (HB 28 was passed)

RV#72: Yeas 145 (R 82, D 63) - Nays 1 (R 0, D 1)
View in House Legislative Journal

Yea - Allen; Allison; Anchía; Anderson; Ashby; Bailes; Bell, C.; Bell, K.; Bernal; Bhojani; Bonnen; Bowers; Bryant; Buckley; Bucy; Bumgarner; Burns; Burrows; Button; Cain; Campos; Canales; Capriglione; Clardy; Cole; Collier; Cook; Cortez; Craddick; Cunningham; Darby; Davis; DeAyala; Dorazio; Dutton; Flores; Frank; Frazier; Gamez; Garcia; Gates; Gerdes; Geren; Gervin-Hawkins; Goldman; González, J.; González, M.; Goodwin; Guerra; Guillen; Harless; Harris, C. E.; Harris, C. J.; Harrison; Hayes; Hernandez; Herrero; Hinojosa; Holland; Howard; Hull; Hunter; Isaac; Jetton; Johnson, A.; Johnson, J. D.; Johnson, J. E.; Jones, J.; Jones, V.; Kacal; King, K.; King, T.; Kitzman; Klick; Kuempel; Lalani; Lambert; Landgraf; Leach; Leo-Wilson; Longoria; Lopez, J.; Lopez, R.; Lozano; Lujan; Manuel; Martinez; Martinez Fischer; Metcalf; Meyer; Meza; Moody; Morales Shaw; Morales, C.; Morales, E.; Morrison; Muñoz; Murr; Neave Criado; Noble; Oliverson; Ordaz; Orr; Ortega; Patterson; Paul; Perez; Plesa; Price; Ramos; Raney; Raymond; Reynolds; Rogers; Romero; Rose; Rosenthal; Schatzline; Schofield; Shaheen; Sherman; Shine; Slaton; Slawson; Smith; Smithee; Spiller; Stucky; Swanson; Talarico; Tepper; Thierry; Thimesch; Thompson, E.; Thompson, S.; Tinderholt; Toth; Troxclair; Turner; VanDeaver; Vasut; Vo; Walle; Wilson; Wu

Nay - Zwiener

(H) Jared Patterson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Angie Button signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Wed 4/5/2023


(S) Referred to the Senate Criminal Justice Committee, chaired by a Democrat
 

Mon 4/17/2023


(H) Cody Vasut signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Fri 4/21/2023


(H) Glenn Rogers signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 5/9/2023


(S) Considered in public hearing
 

Mon 5/15/2023


(S) Placed on intent calendar
(S) Record Vote (Senate Third Reading)

Senate Vote: Yeas 31 (R 19, D 12) - Nays 0 (R 0, D 0)

Yea - Alvarado; Bettencourt; Birdwell; Blanco; Campbell; Creighton; Eckhardt; Flores; Gutierrez; Hall; Hancock; Hinojosa; Huffman; Hughes; Johnson; King; Kolkhorst; LaMantia; Menéndez; Middleton; Miles; Nichols; Parker; Paxton; Perry; Schwertner; Sparks; Springer; West; Whitmire; Zaffirini

 

Wed 5/17/2023


(H) Signed in the House
(S) Signed in the Senate
 

Fri 6/2/2023


(E) Signed by the Governor


Lobbying Against/For/On This Bill

Against

(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Stewart, Susan for self
 

For

(Tue 3/14/2023) Testifying before House Criminal Jurisprudence as DeForest, Denise for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Testifying before Senate Criminal Justice as DeForest, Denise for self
(Tue 3/14/2023) Testifying before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Hogland, Jessica for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Testifying before Senate Criminal Justice as Hogland, Jessica for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Testifying before Senate Criminal Justice as Nash, M. Alan for Erath County
(Tue 3/14/2023) Testifying before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Smith, Jett for self (with Erath County District Attorney's Office)
(Tue 3/14/2023) Testifying before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Todd, Brandi for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Batton, David for Harris County Deputies Organization
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Chancellor, John R. for Texas Police Chiefs Association
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Deforest, James for self
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Escribano, Joe for self
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Escribano, Jose for self (with Travis County Constable Pct.3)
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Hogland, Johnie for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Hunt, Ray for Houston Police Officers Association (HPOA)
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Hunt, Ray for self (with Houston Police Officers Union (HPOU))
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Jones, Chris W. for Combined Law Enforcement Association of Texas (CLEAT)
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Kohlrr, David for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Landry, Mitch for Texas Municipal Police Association (TMPA)
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Louderback, A.J. for Texas Sheriffs Regional Alliance
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Mills, Buddy for self (with Sheriff's Association of Texas)
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Morris, Joe for Game Warden Peace Officer's Association
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Morris, Joe for Game Warden Peace Officer's Association
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Ortiz, Carlos for San Antonio Police Officers Association
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Ortiz, Carlos Roberto for San Antonio Police Officers Association
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Parkinson, Thomas for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Parkinson, Thomas for self
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Parnell, James for Dallas Police Association (DPA)
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Parnell, James for self (with Dallas Police Association (DPA))
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Szimanski, Jennifer for Combined Law Enforcement Association of Texas (CLEAT)
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Tharp, Jennifer for Comal County Criminal District Attorney's Office
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Tharp, Jennifer for self (with Comal County Criminal District Attorney's Office)
(Tue 5/9/2023) Registering before Senate Criminal Justice as Todd, Brandi for self
(Tue 3/14/2023) Registering before House Criminal Jurisprudence as Wilkerson, John for Texas Municipal Police Association (TMPA)
 

On

(Tue 5/9/2023) Testifying before Senate Criminal Justice as Collier, Bryan for Texas Department of Criminal Justice



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