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STUDY BILL FOR FIRST RESPONDER WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIMS PASSES TEXAS HOUSE

STUDY BILL FOR FIRST RESPONDER WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIMS PASSES TEXAS HOUSE

April 22, 2021

For Immediate Release
April 22, 2021
(Austin, TX) – Today, HB 1635 by Representative Jared Patterson was voted out of the Texas House. This legislation would require the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) to…

REP. PATTERSON PASSES BILL TO CONFIRM ELECTION JUDGE RIGHTS

REP. PATTERSON PASSES BILL TO CONFIRM ELECTION JUDGE RIGHTS

April 20, 2021

For Immediate Release
April 20, 2021
(Austin, TX) – In the Election Code, a presiding election judge is required to “preserve order and prevent breaches of the peace and violations.” The attorney general, noting…

REP. PATTERSON GREEN LIGHTS CONSTITUTIONAL CARRY LEGISLATION

REP. PATTERSON GREEN LIGHTS CONSTITUTIONAL CARRY LEGISLATION

April 16, 2021

For Immediate Release
April 16, 2021
(Austin, TX) – On April 16, 2021, HB 1927, the first constitutional carry legislation to ever be considered on the Texas House Floor, was passed out on third…

REP. JARED PATTERSON PASSES HB 723 – MARILYN’S LAW – OUT OF THE  TEXAS HOUSE

REP. JARED PATTERSON PASSES HB 723 – MARILYN’S LAW – OUT OF THE TEXAS HOUSE

April 9, 2021

For Immediate Release
April 9, 2021
(Austin, TX) – Today, Representative Jared Patterson passed HB 723 out of the Texas House of Representatives. HB 723 would require next of kin be notified if the cause of death on a non-pending death certificate is…

HB 725 – JACE’S LAW – UNANIMOUSLY PASSES TEXAS HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

HB 725 – JACE’S LAW – UNANIMOUSLY PASSES TEXAS HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 2, 2021

For Immediate Release
April 2, 2021
(Austin, TX) – On April 1, 2021, Representative Jared Patterson passed HB 725 out of the Texas House of Representatives. This legislation is named for the young constituent…

REP. JARED PATTERSON AUTHORS LEGISLATIVE PACKAGE TO PROTECT FIRST RESPONDERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

REP. JARED PATTERSON AUTHORS LEGISLATIVE PACKAGE TO PROTECT FIRST RESPONDERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

March 18, 2021

For Immediate Release
March 18, 2021
(Austin, TX) – Representative Jared Patterson has filed a package of bills to protect injured first responders and their families. He serves on the House Committee on Business…