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HB4   Signed by the Governor
This bill would cost taxpayers $12,654,120.00 over five years, according to the Legislative Budget Bureau.
Referred to House Business & Industry Committee, chaired by a Democrat
Referred to Senate State Affairs Committee, chaired by a Republican
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the collection, use, processing, and treatment of consumers' personal data by certain business entities; imposing a civil penalty.
Bipartisan Bill, authored by Capriglione; Longoria; Burrows; Meyer
Co-authors: Allison; Anchía; Anderson; Ashby; Bailes; Bell, Cecil; Bell, Keith; Bonnen; Buckley; Bucy; Bumgarner; Burns; Cain; Canales; Clardy; Collier; Cook; Cunningham; Darby; Dean; Dorazio; Flores; Frank; Frazier; Garcia; Gates; Gerdes; Gervin-Hawkins; Goldman; Harless; Harris, Caroline; Harris, Cody; Harrison; Hefner; Holland; Howard; Hull; Hunter; Isaac; Jetton; Johnson, Ann; Johnson, Julie; King, Ken; Klick; Kuempel; Lalani; Lambert; Landgraf; Leach; Lozano; Lujan; Metcalf; Morales Shaw; Morales, Christina; Morales, Eddie; Morrison; Murr; Noble; Oliverson; Orr; Ortega; Patterson; Paul; Plesa; Price; Raney; Rogers; Schatzline; Shaheen; Slawson; Smith; Smithee; Spiller; Stucky; Swanson; Tepper; Thimesch; Toth; Troxclair; VanDeaver; Vasut; Vo; Walle; Zwiener
Sponsors: Hughes
Co-sponsors: Bettencourt; Creighton; Kolkhorst; Parker; Paxton; Springer; West; Zaffirini

View at Texas Legislature Online

Thu 2/16/2023


(H) Filed
(H) Giovanni Capriglione signed onto the bill as Author
 

Thu 2/23/2023


(H) Referred to the House Business & Industry Committee, chaired by a Democrat
 

Tue 3/7/2023


(H) Ann Johnson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Armando Walle signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Barbara Gervin-Hawkins signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ben Bumgarner signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Brad Buckley signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Brian Harrison signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Candy Noble signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Caroline Harris signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Charles "Doc" Anderson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Christina Morales signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Craig Goldman signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) David Spiller signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) DeWayne Burns signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Donna Howard signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ellen Troxclair signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ernest Bailes signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Evelina "Lina" Ortega signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Frederick Frazier signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Gary Gates signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Gary VanDeaver signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Greg Bonnen signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Hubert Vo signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) J.M. Lozano signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Jacey Jetton signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) James Frank signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Jared Patterson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Jay Dean signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) John Bucy signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) John Kuempel signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) John Lujan signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ken King signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Kronda Thimesch signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Lynn Stucky signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Mark Dorazio signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Matt Shaheen signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Nate Schatzline signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Nicole Collier signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Rafael Anchía signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Reggie Smith signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Stan Gerdes signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Stan Lambert signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Stephanie Klick signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Steve Allison signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Steve Toth signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Suleman Lalani signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Todd Hunter signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Tom Oliverson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Travis Clardy signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Will Metcalf signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Oscar Longoria signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Mon 3/13/2023


(H) Considered in public hearing
(H) Angelia Orr signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Cody Vasut signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Glenn Rogers signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Justin Holland signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) House Business & Industry Committee met and decided to leave this bill pending without objection.
 

Tue 3/14/2023


(H) Cody Harris signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Sam Harless signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Wed 3/15/2023


(H) Cole Hefner signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) David Cook signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Lulu Flores signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Shelby Slawson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 3/16/2023


(H) Trent Ashby signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Mon 3/20/2023


(H) Considered in public hearing
(H) Carl Tepper signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) House Business & Industry Committee met and voted for passage. Ayes (Longoria; Vasut; Cole; Frazier; González, Jessica; Hinojosa; Isaac; Lambert) Absents (Neave Criado)
 

Tue 3/21/2023


(H) Dennis Paul signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Wed 3/22/2023


(H) John Raney signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 3/23/2023


(H) Keith Bell signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Mihaela Plesa signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Mon 3/27/2023


(H) Cecil Bell signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 3/28/2023


(H) Brooks Landgraf signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Charles Cunningham signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Julie Johnson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Dustin Burrows signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Wed 3/29/2023


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

Mon 4/3/2023


(H) Carrie Isaac signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Eddie Morales signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 4/4/2023


(H) Record Vote No. 83 (CSHB 4 was passed to engrossment)

RV#83: Yeas 146 (R 83, D 63) - Nays 0 (R 0, D 0)
View in House Legislative Journal

Yea - Allen; Allison; Anchía; Anderson; Ashby; 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; Dean; 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; Hefner; 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.; 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; Orr; Ortega; Patterson; Paul; Perez; Plesa; Price; Ramos; Raney; Raymond; Reynolds; Rogers; Romero; Rose; Rosenthal; Schaefer; 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; Zwiener

(H) Briscoe Cain signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Drew Darby signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Four Price signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Geanie Morrison signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Terry Canales signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Morgan Meyer signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Wed 4/5/2023


(H) Record Vote No. 88 (HB 4 was passed)

RV#88: Yeas 146 (R 83, D 63) - Nays 0 (R 0, D 0)
View in House Legislative Journal

Yea - Allen; Allison; Anchía; Anderson; 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; Dean; 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; Hefner; 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.; 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; Schaefer; Schatzline; Schofield; Shaheen; Sherman; Shine; Slaton; Slawson; Smith; Smithee; Spiller; Stucky; Swanson; Talarico; Tepper; Thimesch; Thompson, E.; Thompson, S.; Tinderholt; Toth; Troxclair; Turner; VanDeaver; Vasut; Vo; Walle; Wilson; Wu; Zwiener

 

Thu 4/6/2023


(H) Andrew Murr signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Lacey Hull signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 4/11/2023


(H) John Smithee signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Valoree Swanson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 4/18/2023


(H) Josey Garcia signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 4/25/2023


(H) Jeff Leach signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Fri 4/28/2023


(H) Erin Zwiener signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Penny Morales Shaw signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Mon 5/1/2023


(S) Referred to the Senate State Affairs Committee, chaired by a Republican
 

Thu 5/4/2023


(S) Considered in public hearing
 

Tue 5/9/2023


(S) Placed on intent calendar
 

Sun 5/28/2023


(H) Record Vote No. 2204 (The motion to adopt the conference committee report on HB 4 prevailed)

RV#2204: Yeas 144 (R 83, D 61) - Nays 0 (R 0, D 0)
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; Dean; DeAyala; Dorazio; Dutton; Flores; Frank; Frazier; Gamez; Gates; Gerdes; Geren; Gervin-Hawkins; Goldman; González, J.; González, M.; Goodwin; Guerra; Guillen; Harless; Harris, C. E.; Harris, C. J.; Harrison; Hayes; Hefner; Hernandez; 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; Schaefer; Schatzline; Schofield; Sherman; Shine; Slawson; Smith; Smithee; Spiller; Stucky; Swanson; Talarico; Tepper; Thierry; Thimesch; Thompson, E.; Thompson, S.; Tinderholt; Toth; Troxclair; Turner; VanDeaver; Vasut; Vo; Walle; Wilson; Wu

Please note: the following statements by legislators do not affect the vote count that was recorded.

Zwiener: "When Record No. 2204 was taken, I was in the house but away from my desk. I would have voted yes." (view other statements of vote for this Rep)


 

Mon 5/29/2023


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


Lobbying Against/For/On This Bill

Against

(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Perkins, Steve for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Porter, Gregory for self
(Thu 5/4/2023) Testifying before Senate State Affairs as Porter, Gregory for self (with Texas For Liberty)
(Thu 5/4/2023) Testifying before Senate State Affairs as Schwartz, Matthew for Consumer Reports
(Thu 5/4/2023) Testifying before Senate State Affairs as Welch, Kevin for self (with EFF-Austin)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Stewart, Susan for self
 

For

(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Dunmoyer, David for Texas Public Policy Foundation
(Thu 5/4/2023) Testifying before Senate State Affairs as Dunmoyer, David for Texas Public Policy Foundation
(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Esparza, Servando for TechNet
(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Gordley, Briana for Texas Appleseed
(Thu 5/4/2023) Testifying before Senate State Affairs as Gordley, Briana for Texas Appleseed
(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Harkins, Ryan for Microsoft
(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Mauro, Megan for Texas Association of Business
(Thu 5/4/2023) Testifying before Senate State Affairs as Mauro, Megan for Texas Association of Business
(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Scurlock, Stephen for Independent Bankers Association of Texas
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Alexander, Lee Ann for American Property and Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA)
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Belcher, Nora for Texas e-Health Alliance
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Belsick, Michael for self
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Bionat, Christian for Greater Houston Partnership
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Day, Aaron for TLTA
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Durst, Melodie for Credit Union Coalition of Texas
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Embrey, Celeste for Texas Bankers Association
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Foster, Wendy for Independent Bankers Association of Texas
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Foy, David for RELX Inc.
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Fuentes, Gabriella for Texas Council on Family Violence
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Garcia, Matthew for Dallas Regional Chamber
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Gonzales, Larry for Texas Credit Union Association
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Krogman, Travis for Austin Chamber of Commerce
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Krogman, Travis for Austin Chamber of Commerce
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Lobsinger Bush, Danielle for Texas Healthcare & Bioscience Institute
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Mudge, Jennifer for Texas Council on Family Violence
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Parkinson, Thomas for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Shannon, Fred for WalMart
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Shannon, Fred for Walmart, HP
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Spilman, Annie for National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Spilman, Annie for National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Troxclair, Caleb for Texas.net
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as White, David for Texas Land Title Association
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Wise, Andrew for Microsoft
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Young Montgomery, Rebecca for Coalition of East Tarrant County Chambers of Commerce
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Young Montgomery, Rebecca for Greater Arlington Chamber of Commerce
 

On

(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Business & Industry as Crenshaw, Jordan for US Chamber of Commerce
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Doran, Laird for Gulf States Toyota
(Thu 5/4/2023) Registering before Senate State Affairs as Robinson, Steve for Office of the Texas Attorney General
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Business & Industry as Robinson, Steven for Office of the Texas Attorney General



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