Cedar Park and Leander legislators at the Texas Capitol

Sen. Charles Schwertner • District 5


R-Georgetown • Elected: 2012 512-463-0105 • charles.schwertner@senate.state.tx.us


LCP-2017-01-35-s1 GEO-01-2017-25-04Recent bills filed:

  • SB 8: seeks to prohibit certain abortions and treatment and disposition of a human fetus, human fetal tissue and other tissue resulting from pregnancy

  • SB 11: relates to the administration of services provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including foster care, child protective, and prevention and early intervention services

  • SB 23: establishes requirements for state contractors to participate in the federal electronic verification of employment authorization program, or E-verify

  • SB 176: relates to the regulation of transportation network companies, or TNCs, to require an occupational permit and authorize a fee

  • SB 250: creates limitations on increases in fees and designated tuition charged by certain public institutions of higher education

  • SB 267: relates to the licensing and regulation of hospitals in the state






Sen. Kirk Watson • District 14


D-Austin • Elected: 2006 • 512-463-0114 • kirk.watson@senate.state.tx.us


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  • SB 284: relates to acceptable forms of identification for voting




  • SB 290: relates to the state’s financial contribution to funding public education




  • SB 407: relates to closing loopholes related to competition or bidding in the Private Information Act




 

 






Rep. Terry Wilson • District 20


R-Georgetown • Elected: 2016 512-463-0309 • terry.wilson@house.state.tx.us


LCP-2017-01-35-s5Top campaign issues:




  • LCP-2017-01-35-s11Illegal immigration

  • National security

  • Protection of Second Amendment rights

  • Anti-abortion legislation

  • Tax relief for families and small businesses

  • Reduce wasteful spending

  • Limit government growth

  • Enact zero-based budgets for every government agency

  • Religious freedom

  • Improve educational systems by restructuring state agencies and by rewarding successful teachers


 






Rep. Larry Gonzales • District 52


R-Round Rock • Elected: 2010 512-463-0670 • larry.gonzales@house.state.tx.us


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Recent bills filed:




  • HB 270: requires any proposed constitutional amendment to be placed atop the ballot before all parties, offices, names and other propositions

  • HB 273: each proposition on the ballot must identify the name of the authority ordering the election on the measure and assign a number to the measure that corresponds to the order in which it is placed on the ballot

  • HB 276: allows only one rear-facing license plate to be displayed by passenger cars and light trucks for which the plate is issued

  • HB 277: designates a portion of Hwy. 79 as Officer Chris Kelley Memorial Highway in recognition of the Hutto police officer killed in the line of duty in 2015

  • HJR 28: proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing legislative action at any time during a regular session on a bill that extends the existence of an agency, commission or advisory committee following legislative review; if approved, the amendment proposal would go before voters Nov. 7






Rep. Tony Dale • District 136


R-Cedar Park • Elected: 2012 • 512-463-0696 • tony.dale@house.state.tx.us


LCP-2017-01-35-s9 LCP-2017-01-35-s10Recent bills filed:





  • HB 218: relates to improper relationships between educators and students




  • HB 582: relates to driver’s licenses and personal identification certificates issued to refugees or those seeking asylum lawfully admitted into the U.S.




  • HB 803: relates to a temporary exemption from sales and use tax and franchise tax for certain businesses engaged in spaceflight activities






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