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HJR1   Died in House Calendars Committee
Referred to House Ways & Means Committee, chaired by a Republican
Referred to Senate Local Government Committee, chaired by a Republican
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes and to except certain appropriations to pay for ad valorem tax relief from the constitutional limitation on the rate of growth of appropriations.
Bipartisan Bill, authored by Meyer; Bonnen; Burrows; Thierry; Raymond
Co-authors: Allison; Anderson; Ashby; Bailes; Bell, Cecil; Bell, Keith; Buckley; Bumgarner; Burns; Button; Cain; Campos; Canales; Capriglione; Clardy; Cook; Cortez; Craddick; Cunningham; Darby; Dean; DeAyala; Dorazio; Frank; Frazier; Gates; Gerdes; Geren; Gervin-Hawkins; Goldman; Guerra; Guillen; Harless; Harris, Caroline; Harris, Cody; Hayes; Hefner; Herrero; Holland; Hull; Hunter; Isaac; Jetton; Kacal; King, Ken; Kitzman; Klick; Kuempel; Lambert; Landgraf; Leach; Leo-Wilson; Longoria; Lopez, Janie; Lozano; Lujan; Metcalf; Morales, Eddie; Morrison; Muñoz, Jr.; Murr; Noble; Oliverson; Orr; Patterson; Paul; Price; Raney; Rogers; Schaefer; Schatzline; Shaheen; Shine; Slawson; Smith; Smithee; Spiller; Stucky; Swanson; Tepper; Thimesch; Thompson, Ed; Toth; Troxclair; VanDeaver; Vasut; Wilson
Sponsors:
Co-sponsors:

View at Texas Legislature Online

Thu 3/2/2023


(H) Filed
(H) Morgan Meyer signed onto the bill as Author
 

Fri 3/3/2023


(H) Referred to the House Ways & Means Committee, chaired by a Republican
 

Wed 3/8/2023


(H) Dustin Burrows signed onto the bill as Joint Author
(H) Greg Bonnen signed onto the bill as Joint Author
(H) Richard Peña Raymond signed onto the bill as Joint Author
(H) Shawn Thierry signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Mon 3/13/2023


(H) Considered in public hearing
(H) Brooks Landgraf signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Candy Noble signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Charlie Geren signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Cody Harris signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Cody Vasut signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Giovanni Capriglione signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) John Raney signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Mano DeAyala signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Steve Allison signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Will Metcalf signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) House Ways & Means Committee met and decided to leave this bill pending without objection.
 

Tue 3/14/2023


(H) Andrew Murr signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Angelia Orr signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Angie Button signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Carl Tepper signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) David Spiller signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ed Thompson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Jacey Jetton signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) John Kuempel signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Lacey Hull signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Lynn Stucky signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Philip Cortez signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Shelby Slawson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Stan Lambert signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Terry Canales signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Terry Wilson 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) DeWayne Burns signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Drew Darby signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ernest Bailes signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Frederick Frazier signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Gary VanDeaver signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Glenn Rogers signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Jay Dean signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Kronda Thimesch 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) Terri Leo-Wilson 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) Trent Ashby signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 3/16/2023


(H) Briscoe Cain signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Charles "Doc" Anderson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Charles Cunningham signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ellen Troxclair signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Keith Bell signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ken King signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Reggie Smith signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Sam Harless signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Stephanie Klick signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Mon 3/20/2023


(H) Considered in public hearing
(H) House Ways & Means Committee met and voted for passage. Ayes (Meyer; Thierry; Button; Craddick; Gervin-Hawkins; Hefner; Muñoz, Jr.; Noble; Raymond; Shine) Nays (Turner)
 

Tue 3/21/2023


(H) Craig Goldman signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Dennis Paul signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Hugh Shine signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) John Lujan signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Wed 3/22/2023


(H) Ben Bumgarner signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Caroline Harris signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Jeff Leach signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 3/23/2023


(H) Carrie Isaac signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Four Price signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Gary Gates signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) J.M. Lozano signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) James Frank signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Janie Lopez signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Jared Patterson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Kyle Kacal signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Matt Schaefer signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Stan Gerdes signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Stan Kitzman signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Steve Toth signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Tom Craddick signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Mon 3/27/2023


(H) Referred to the House Calendars Committee, chaired by a Republican
(H) Justin Holland signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Mark Dorazio signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Oscar Longoria signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 3/28/2023


(H) Brad Buckley signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Wed 3/29/2023


(H) Eddie Morales signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 3/30/2023


(H) Cecil Bell signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Richard Hayes signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Ryan Guillen signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Valoree Swanson signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 4/4/2023


(H) Geanie Morrison signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Sergio Muñoz, Jr. signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 4/11/2023


(H) John Smithee signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 4/13/2023


(H) Record Vote No. 194 (CSHJR 1 was adopted)

RV#194: Yeas 140 (R 85, D 55) - Nays 9 (R 0, D 9)
View in House Legislative Journal

Yea - Allen; Allison; Anchía; Anderson; Ashby; Bailes; Bell, C.; Bell, K.; Bernal; Bhojani; Bonnen; Bowers; Buckley; Bucy; Bumgarner; Burns; Burrows; Button; Cain; Campos; Canales; Capriglione; Clardy; Cole; Collier; Cook; Cortez; Craddick; Cunningham; Darby; Davis; Dean; DeAyala; Dorazio; Dutton; 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; Hull; Hunter; Isaac; Jetton; Johnson, A.; 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; Moody; Morales Shaw; Morales, E.; Morrison; Muñoz; Murr; Neave Criado; Noble; Oliverson; Ordaz; Orr; Ortega; Patterson; Paul; Perez; Plesa; Price; 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; VanDeaver; Vasut; Vo; Walle; Wilson; Zwiener

Nay - Bryant; Flores; Howard; Johnson, J. D.; Meza; Morales, C.; Ramos; Turner; Wu

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

Speaker Phelan: "When Record No. 194 was taken, I was presiding in the chair and shown present, not voting. I fully support this legislation and the House's historic efforts to deliver lasting property tax relief, address skyrocketing appraisal values, and allow for other essential investments in the state, including providing billions of new state dollars toward public education and a cost-of-living adjustment for retired Texas teachers. Please show the chair voting "aye."" (view other statements of vote for this Rep)


(H) Abel Herrero signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Barbara Gervin-Hawkins signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Liz Campos signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) R. D. Guerra signed onto the bill as Coauthor
(H) Travis Clardy signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Tue 5/2/2023


(S) Referred to the Senate Local Government Committee, chaired by a Republican
 

Tue 5/30/2023


(H) House Ways & Means Committee met and voted for passage. Ayes (Meyer; Thierry; Button; Craddick; Hefner; Noble; Raymond; Shine; Turner) Absents (Gervin-Hawkins; Muñoz, Jr.)


Lobbying Against/For/On This Bill

Against

(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Comparin, Joe for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Comparin, Tony for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Craymer, Dale for Texas Taxpayers and Research Association
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Daly, William for self (with Oconnor Commercial)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Griffith, Carrie for Texas State Teacher Association
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Hamer, Glenn for Texas association of business
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Head, Ray for self (with Texas Association of Property Tax Professionals)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Laas, Steve for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Lavine, Dick for Every Texan
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Mitchell, Foy for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Pennington, Paul for self (with Citizens for Appraisal Reform)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Phipps, Marcus for Texas Realtors
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Quinzi, Patty for Texas American Federation of Teachers (Texas AFT)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Retzloff, Scott for self (with Ryan, LLC)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Stewart, Susan for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Wiggins, Will for self (with NTPTS)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Wolff, Walter for self
 

For

(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Aldaco, Blanca for self (with Aldacos mexican Cuisine)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Armstrong, Robin for Galveston County Commissioner
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Coppedge, Garrett for Texas Hotel and Lodging Association
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Dow, Jim for self (with Texas Craft Brewers Guild)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Hinkle, Ron for Texas Association of Campground Owners
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Lewis, Spencer for Galveston county
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Lopez, Rachel for self
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as MacDonald, Justin for self (with Texas Association of Builders)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Martinez, Jorge for LIBRE Initiative
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as McCord, John for Texas Retailers Association
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Miller, Skeeter for self (with county line)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Norman, Jr., M. Scott for Texas Association of Builders
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Patel, Neal for self (with AAHOA)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Sheetz, Samuel for Americans for prosperity
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Streufert, Kelsey for Texas Restaurant Association
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Van Arsdale, Corbin for AGC-Texas Building Branch
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Yarbrough, Kerry for self
 

On

(Mon 3/13/2023) Testifying before House Ways & Means as Mintz, David for Texas Apartment Association
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Hutcheson, Mark for self (with Popp Hutcheson PLLC)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Mansfield, Allison for Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Popp, Jim for self (with Popp Hutcheson PLLC)
(Mon 3/13/2023) Registering before House Ways & Means as Reynolds, Brad for Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts



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