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HB 1 - Zerwas
General Appropriations Bill.
06/15/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

HB 1053 - Guillen
Relating to the administration, powers, and duties of certain navigation districts; authorizing the imposition of a tax.
06/15/2019 - Vetoed by the Governor

HB 1069 - Rep. Four Price (R-TX)
Relating to consideration of the mental health of public school students in training requirements for certain school employees, curriculum requirements, counseling programs, educational programs, state and regional programs and services, and health care services for students and to mental health ...
02/26/2019 - Referred to Public Health

HB 11 - Thompson, Ed
Relating to the assumption of the powers and duties relating to driver's licenses, personal identification certificates, and other related programs, powers, and duties by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.
04/24/2019 - Referred to Transportation

HB 1142 - Lambert
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.
05/31/2019 - Effective immediately

HB 1196 - Rep. Thresa Meza (D-TX)
Relating to changing statutory references to marihuana to cannabis.
04/01/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 1221 - Rep. Jared Patterson (R-TX)
Relating to authorizing certain projects to be undertaken by economic development corporations.
04/15/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 1256 - Phelan
Relating to access by certain persons to a first responder's immunization history.
05/28/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

HB 1278 - White
Relating to services provided by freestanding emergency medical care facilities.
04/18/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 1361 - Wu
Relating to an immunization rate tracking system for employees and residents of certain long-term care facilities.
02/27/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 1365 - Lucio III
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, processing, distribution, transportation, research, testing, and delivery of low-THC cannabis for medical use by patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of cannabis dispensing organizations, cannabis research ...
05/15/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

HB 1395 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (D-TX)
Relating to a ""Texas Way"" to reforming and addressing issues related to the Medicaid program, including the creation of an alternative program designed to ensure health benefit plan coverage to certain low-income individuals through the private marketplace.
02/27/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 1418 - Phelan
Relating to disease prevention and preparedness information for emergency medical services personnel on certification or recertification.
05/27/2019 - Effective immediately

HB 1423 - Rep. Bobby Guerra (D-TX)
Relating to an immunization rate tracking system for employees and residents of certain long-term care facilities.
02/27/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 1490 - Rep. Matt Krause (R-TX)
Relating to claiming an exemption from required immunizations for public school students.
02/27/2019 - Referred to Public Health

HB 1492 - Rep. John Wray (R-TX)
Relating to benefits for peace officers who suffer from certain diseases or illnesses.
04/10/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 1507 - Rep. Ina Minjarez (D-TX)
Relating to programs that can be established and funded under the Texas emissions reduction plan.
04/09/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 1524 - Shaheen
Relating to correcting outdated references to the Texas Building and Procurement Commission.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

HB 1576 - Phelan
Relating to the delivery of certain transportation services under Medicaid and certain other health and human services programs.
06/14/2019 - Effective immediately

HB 1579 - Cain
Relating to the definition of first responder for immunization purposes.
04/16/2019 - Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security

HB 1627 - Morrison
Relating to the removal of certain counties from the Texas emissions reduction plan.
05/23/2019 - Effective immediately

HB 1669 - Lucio III
Relating to increasing and improving the mental health and substance use disorder workforce in this state and increasing the capacity of local mental health authorities to provide access to mental health services in certain counties.
05/24/2019 - Returned from the House for further action

HB 1706 - Oliverson
Relating to the provision of pharmacy services through a telepharmacy system.
04/24/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 1718 - Rep. Sergio Munoz (D-TX)
Relating to participation in the health care market by managed care plan enrollees.
03/26/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 1746 - Lozano
Relating to the sources of funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan.
04/24/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 1783 - Rep. Phil King (R-TX)
Relating to premium and maintenance tax credits related to certain fees paid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
03/04/2019 - Referred to Insurance

HB 18 - Price
Relating to consideration of the mental health of public school students in training requirements for certain school employees, curriculum requirements, counseling programs, educational programs, state and regional programs and services, and health care services for students and to mental health ...
06/02/2019 - Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

HB 1827 - Rep. Donna Howard (D-TX)
Relating to the authority of pharmacists to furnish certain medications.
03/13/2019 - Referred directly to subcommittee by chair

HB 1910 - Rep. Jay Dean (R-TX)
Relating to consideration of a child's gender identity or expression in suits affecting the parent-child relationship and other proceedings involving children.
04/03/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 1966 - Wu
Relating to notice of the health of children attending a child-care facility.
04/23/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 198 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (D-TX)
Relating to providing mental health services and mental health education to public school students at school-based health centers.
02/26/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 2023 - Rep. Will Metcalf (R-TX)
Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.
03/19/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 2067 - Rep. Bobby Guerra (D-TX)
Relating to influenza information for residents of assisted living facilities.
03/06/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 209 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (D-TX)
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees.
04/11/2019 - Left pending in subcommittee

HB 2094 - Rep. Ed Thompson (R-TX)
Relating to the administration of and funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan.
03/06/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

HB 2108 - Rodriguez
Relating to the regulation of cottage food production operations.
05/01/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 225 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (D-TX)
Relating to the analysis of inspection and maintenance requirements for air quality permits issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for certain oil and gas facilities.
02/19/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

HB 2253 - Rep. Celia Israel (D-TX)
Relating to certain programs under the Texas Clean Air Act that reduce vehicle emissions and improve air quality; authorizing a fee.
03/06/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

HB 2333 - Rep. Chris Paddie (R-TX)
Relating to the Texas ambulance response safety net program; imposing a mandatory payment; authorizing an administrative penalty.
04/09/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 2507 - Lucio III
Relating to the regulation of short-term limited-duration insurance policies providing health insurance coverage.
05/09/2019 - Placed on General State Calendar

HB 2512 - Miller
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.
04/29/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 252 - Farrar
Relating to increasing awareness of the dangers of exposing children to secondhand smoke.
05/09/2019 - Placed on General State Calendar

HB 2581 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (D-TX)
Relating to the administration of and funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan; reducing a surcharge.
04/09/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 2587 - Lucio III
Relating to the business of travel insurance.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

HB 2664 - Rep. Jared Patterson (R-TX)
Relating to the repeal of the low-income vehicle repair assistance, retrofit, and accelerated vehicle retirement program and the use of remaining funds.
03/11/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

HB 2696 - Rep. Matt Schaefer (R-TX)
Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections for noncommercial vehicles and the imposition of replacement fees.
04/03/2019 - Withdrawn from schedule

HB 2726 - Kuempel
Relating to the commencement of construction of a project following the issuance of a draft permit for a permit amendment to an air quality permit.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 1/1/20

HB 2771 - Lozano
Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to issue permits for the discharge into water in this state of produced water, hydrostatic test water, and gas plant effluent resulting from certain oil and gas activities.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

HB 2802 - Darby
Relating to the amounts, availability, and use of certain statutorily dedicated revenue and accounts; reducing or affecting the amounts of certain statutorily dedicated fees.
05/10/2019 - Referred to Finance

HB 282 - Neave
Relating to the training of peace officers on cases involving child abuse and neglect, family violence, and sexual assault.
05/01/2019 - Laid on the table subject to call

HB 2912 - Zerwas
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.
05/09/2019 - Postponed

HB 3035 - Rep. Erin Zwiener (D-TX)
Relating to the relationship between the amount of an administrative penalty imposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the economic benefit of the violation to the alleged violator.
05/01/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 3039 - Rep. Chris Turner (D-TX)
Relating to coverage for bacterial meningitis vaccinations under certain health benefit plans.
03/26/2019 - Withdrawn from schedule

HB 3155 - Deshotel
Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
05/01/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 3164 - Rep. Travis Clardy (R-TX)
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.
04/08/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 3249 - Kacal
Relating to the use of Texas emissions reduction plan funds for a study conducted by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute.
05/09/2019 - Placed on General State Calendar

HB 3261 - Rep. Ana-Maria Ramos (D-TX)
Relating to the use of green stormwater infrastructure in new state buildings.
03/13/2019 - Referred to State Affairs

HB 3301 - Darby
Relating to merger agreements among certain hospitals; authorizing fees.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

HB 3320 - Rep. Erin Zwiener (D-TX)
Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to require water pollution abatement plans from certain facilities regulated by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
03/18/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources

HB 3325 - Rep. Tom Oliverson (R-TX)
Relating to the administration of a temporary health insurance risk pool.
04/30/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 3331 - Frank
Relating to the procedures and grounds for terminating the parent-child relationship, for taking possession of a child, and for certain hearings in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship involving the Department of Family and Protective Services.
04/24/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 3342 - Sheffield
Relating to the creation and operation of a health care quality provider participation program; authorizing an administrative penalty.
03/18/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 3379 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (R-TX)
Relating to the Preparation for Adult Living Program and other services for foster children transitioning to independent living.
03/18/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 3388 - Sheffield
Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program.
05/25/2019 - Conf. Comm. Report distributed

HB 3401 - Rep. Richard Raymond (D-TX)
Relating to delivery of outpatient prescription drug benefits under certain public benefit programs, including Medicaid and the child health plan program.
04/03/2019 - Withdrawn from schedule

HB 3458 - Rep. Harold Dutton (D-TX)
Relating to the administration of an immunization or vaccination by a pharmacist.
04/04/2019 - Left pending in subcommittee

HB 3459 - Coleman
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Harris County Hospital District.
05/24/2019 - Effective immediately

HB 3480 - Rep. Jon Rosenthal (D-TX)
Relating to the disclosure of the composition of fluids and materials transported by pipelines regulated by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
03/18/2019 - Referred to Energy Resources

HB 3551 - Rep. J.D. Sheffield (R-TX)
Relating to requirements for and the transparency of epidemiological reports and certain immunization exemption information and reports.
03/18/2019 - Referred to Public Health

HB 3640 - Rep. Joseph Moody (D-TX)
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the El Paso County Hospital District.
04/16/2019 - Companion considered in lieu of in committee

HB 3649 - Hinojosa
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by a certain hospital district.
04/29/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 3665 - Toth
Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections for noncommercial vehicles and the imposition of replacement fees.
03/19/2019 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

HB 3679 - Frank
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.
05/09/2019 - Placed on General State Calendar

HB 3745 - Bell, Cecil
Relating to the Texas emissions reduction plan fund and account.
06/14/2019 - See remarks for effective date

HB 3776 - Rep. Diego Bernal (D-TX)
Relating to establishing a program designed to ensure health benefit plan coverage to certain children through the private marketplace.
03/19/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 3798 - Rep. Kyle Biedermann (R-TX)
Relating to the regulation of and permit requirements for certain facilities that extract, produce, or process aggregates and of related facilities by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the Railroad Commission of Texas; providing administrative penalties and other civil remedies; ...
04/17/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 3802 - Guillen
Relating to the creation of a zero-emission vehicle program under the Texas emissions reduction plan.
04/24/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 3816 - Morrison
Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
04/29/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 3826 - Rep. Julie Johnson (D-TX)
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use in lieu of an opioid by patients with acute or chronic pain and the licensing of medical cannabis dispensing organizations; authorizing fees.
03/20/2019 - Referred directly to subcommittee by chair

HB 3857 - Rep. Tony Tinderholt (R-TX)
Relating to discrimination by a health care provider based on immunization status.
03/19/2019 - Referred to Public Health

HB 3883 - Rep. Terry Wilson (R-TX)
Relating to development of the form for the annual immunization status report by public schools.
03/19/2019 - Referred to Public Education

HB 3896 - Martinez Fischer
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Bexar County Hospital District.
04/11/2019 - Considered in Calendars

HB 3998 - Rep. Terry Wilson (R-TX)
Relating to the transfer of the administration of surface water rights permitting from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to the Texas Water Development Board and the regulation of groundwater; authorizing fees; authorizing civil penalties.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources

HB 4045 - Rep. Alex Dominguez (D-TX)
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients with certain eligible medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations; changing a fee.
04/11/2019 - Left pending in subcommittee

HB 4050 - Rep. Bobby Guerra (D-TX)
Relating to the immunizations requirements of privately owned and operated child-care facilities.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Public Health

HB 4068 - Beckley
Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of public school students.
04/22/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 4127 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (D-TX)
Relating to the Healthy Texas Program; authorizing a fee.
04/09/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 4274 - Rep. Bill Zedler (R-TX)
Relating to informed consent to immunizations for children.
03/25/2019 - Referred to Public Health

HB 4281 - Rep. Celia Israel (D-TX)
Relating to a county motor fuels tax in certain counties for mobility improvement projects; providing authority to impose the tax, issue bonds, and impose penalties.
03/25/2019 - Referred to Ways & Means

HB 4285 - Rep. Bill Zedler (R-TX)
Relating to the authority of pharmacists to furnish certain medications.
05/01/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 4289 - Coleman
Relating to the authority of certain local governments to create and operate health care provider participation programs.
06/10/2019 - Effective immediately

HB 4378 - Rep. Ed Thompson (R-TX)
Relating to the administration of certain programs under the Texas emissions reduction plan.
03/25/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

HB 4418 - Rep. Jonathan Stickland (R-TX)
Relating to the authority of an advanced practice registered nurse to sign or issue certain documents.
03/26/2019 - Referred to Public Health

HB 4435 - Lucio III
Relating to the creation of a health insurance risk pool for certain health benefit plan enrollees; authorizing an assessment.
04/30/2019 - Withdrawn from schedule

HB 4448 - Springer
Relating to the use of unmanned aircraft.
05/08/2019 - Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal

HB 4475 - Ortega
Relating to transportation projects of a regional mobility authority.
04/30/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 4486 - Rep. Ed Thompson (R-TX)
Relating to the regulation of solid waste facilities; imposing a fee.
05/01/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 4548 - Wray
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.
06/02/2019 - Effective immediately

HB 4567 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (D-TX)
Relating to issues affecting counties and certain other governmental entities and residents.
04/04/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 4600 - Rep. Terry Wilson (R-TX)
Relating to requirements for certain air quality permit applications for aggregate productions located in the jurisdiction of a municipality.
04/18/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 4648 - Burrows
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Lubbock County Hospital District.
04/22/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 4740 - Rep. John Zerwas (R-TX)
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties bordering a populous county.
04/17/2019 - Referred to County Affairs

HB 551 - Rep. Terry Canales (D-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of and criminal penalties for the possession of marihuana concentrate; creating criminal offenses.
02/20/2019 - Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 565 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (D-TX)
Relating to healthcare coverage in this state.
03/05/2019 - Left pending in committee

HB 590 - Rep. Celia Israel (D-TX)
Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/20/2019 - Referred to Appropriations

HB 644 - VanDeaver
Relating to the regulation of cottage food production operations.
05/19/2019 - Committee report printed and distributed

HB 651 - Springer
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in counties not served by a hospital district or a public hospital.
06/15/2019 - Vetoed by the Governor

HB 792 - Toth
Relating to the use of land in the William Goodrich Jones State Forest.
04/23/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 816 - Rep. Diego Bernal (D-TX)
Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid in certain counties under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/25/2019 - Referred to Human Services

HB 840 - Rep. John Bucy (D-TX)
Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/25/2019 - Referred to Appropriations

HB 889 - Rep. Jim Murphy (R-TX)
Relating to the repeal of the light-duty motor vehicle purchase or lease incentive program.
02/25/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

HB 900 - Israel
Relating to the act of smoking tobacco in a vehicle with a child present; authorizing an additional fine for certain criminal offenses.
04/17/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HB 907 - Huberty
Relating to the regulation of aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; increasing a fee; increasing administrative penalties.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

HB 942 - Rep. Rafael Anchia (D-TX)
Relating to the creation and duties of the Global Climate Change Commission.
02/25/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

HCR 143 - Rep. Sarah Davis (R-TX)
Designating May 1 as Texans Medical Record Checkup Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2019.
05/01/2019 - Received from the House

HCR 158 - Craddick
Honoring the memory of George P. Mitchell on the occasion of his posthumous induction into the Petroleum Hall of Fame.
05/01/2019 - Signed by the Governor

HCR 90 - Shaheen
Urging Congress to allow health savings accounts to be used for direct primary care.
04/25/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

HJR 40 - Rep. Celia Israel (D-TX)
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/12/2019 - Referred to Appropriations

HJR 46 - Rep. John Bucy (D-TX)
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/25/2019 - Referred to Appropriations

HJR 92 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (D-TX)
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
03/11/2019 - Referred to Appropriations

HR 1289 - Rep. Michelle Beckley (D-TX)
Recognizing April 24, 2019, as World Meningitis Day.
04/25/2019 - Reported enrolled

HR 135 - Rep. Sergio Munoz (D-TX)
Congratulating the Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages manufacturing facility in McAllen for receiving the 2017 President's Award for Quality Excellence from The Coca-Cola Company.
02/21/2019 - Reported enrolled

HR 1803 - Turner, Chris
Commemorating the 2019 Mansfield ISD Back-to-School Bash.
05/28/2019 - Reported enrolled

HR 2180 - Zerwas
Suspending limitations on the conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1.
05/26/2019 - Reported enrolled

HR 4 - Smithee
Adopting the rules of the House for the 86th Legislature.
01/09/2019 - Amendment fails of adoption

HR 473 - Rep. Chris Paddie (R-TX)
Recognizing February 20, 2019, as Texas Energy Day at the State Capitol.
02/22/2019 - Reported enrolled

HR 63 - Rep. Yvonne Davis (D-TX)
In memory of Dionne Phillips Bagsby of Fort Worth.
01/16/2019 - Reported enrolled

HR 938 - Rep. Harold Dutton (D-TX)
Congratulating Maryland Whitaker on her receipt of a 2019 Outstanding Texan Award from the Texas Legislative Black Caucus.
04/05/2019 - Reported enrolled

SB 1 - Nelson
General Appropriations Bill.
04/04/2019 - Meeting cancelled

SB 1050 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (R-TX)
Relating to the creation and operation of a health care quality provider participation program; authorizing an administrative penalty.
04/24/2019 - Left pending in committee

SB 1070 - Watson
Relating to local initiatives programs under the Texas Clean Air Act and the repeal of the low-income vehicle repair assistance, retrofit, and accelerated vehicle retirement program; authorizing a fee.
05/14/2019 - Not again placed on intent calendar

SB 1080 - Sen. Kirk Watson (D-TX)
Relating to a county motor fuels tax in certain counties for mobility improvement projects; providing authority to impose the tax, issue bonds, and impose penalties.
03/07/2019 - Referred to Finance

SB 1087 - Sen. Nathan Johnson (D-TX)
Relating to the creation of a health insurance risk pool for certain health benefit plan enrollees; authorizing an assessment.
03/07/2019 - Referred to Business & Commerce

SB 1099 - Sen. Dawn Buckingham (R-TX)
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.
03/25/2019 - Left pending in committee

SB 1120 - Lucio
Relating to health professional continuing education to address communicable and other diseases in border counties.
05/21/2019 - Placed on General State Calendar

SB 1175 - Sen. Jose Menendez (D-TX)
Relating to the abuse of a child, termination of the parent-child relationship, and possession of a child by the Department of Family and Protective Services.
03/07/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1237 - Sen. Bob Hall (R-TX)
Relating to the assumption of the powers and duties relating to driver's licenses, personal identification cards, the driver responsibility program, and other related powers and duties by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.
03/07/2019 - Referred to Transportation

SB 1292 - Sen. Kirk Watson (D-TX)
Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of public school students.
03/07/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1321 - Sen. Borris Miles (D-TX)
Relating to a ""Texas solution"" to reforming and addressing issues related to the Medicaid program, including the creation of an alternative program designed to ensure health benefit plan coverage to certain low-income individuals through the private marketplace; requiring a fee.
03/07/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1350 - Watson
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by a certain hospital district.
05/31/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 1380 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (D-TX)
Relating to the analysis of inspection and maintenance requirements for air quality permits issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for certain oil and gas facilities.
03/14/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

SB 1427 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (D-TX)
Relating to the immunization data included in and excluded from the immunization registry.
03/14/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 145 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (D-TX)
Relating to health benefit plan coverage in this state.
02/01/2019 - Referred to Business & Commerce

SB 1501 - Sen. Brandon Creighton (R-TX)
Relating to the commencement of construction of a project following the issuance of a draft permit for a permit amendment to an air quality permit.
03/14/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

SB 1529 - Sen. Charles Perry (R-TX)
Relating to merger agreements among certain hospitals; imposing fees.
04/04/2019 - Left pending in committee

SB 1545 - Menendez
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Bexar County Hospital District.
06/10/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 1582 - Lucio
Relating to benefits for peace officers relating to certain diseases or illnesses.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

SB 1585 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (R-TX)
Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to issue permits for the discharge into water in this state of produced water, hydrostatic test water, and gas plant effluent resulting from certain oil and gas activities.
04/25/2019 - Not again placed on intent calendar

SB 1599 - Sen. Bob Hall (R-TX)
Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections for noncommercial vehicles and the imposition of replacement fees.
03/14/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

SB 1666 - Sen. Dawn Buckingham (R-TX)
Relating to the provision of pharmacy services through a telepharmacy system.
03/14/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1681 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (D-TX)
Relating to influenza information for residents of assisted living facilities.
03/14/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1751 - Rodriguez
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the El Paso County Hospital District.
05/31/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 1813 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (D-TX)
Relating to the administration of a medication, immunization, or vaccination by a pharmacist.
03/18/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1837 - Sen. Carol Alvarado (D-TX)
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients for whom a physician determines medical use is the best available treatment for the patient's medical condition or symptoms, and the licensing of ...
03/18/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1852 - Paxton
Relating to disclosures required in connection with the issuance of certain health benefit plans.
06/10/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

SB 1890 - Sen. Pat Fallon (R-TX)
Relating to authorizing certain projects to be undertaken by economic development corporations.
03/18/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

SB 1911 - Sen. Nathan Johnson (D-TX)
Relating to the information included in a foster child's health passport.
03/19/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 1940 - Hancock
Relating to the administration of a temporary health insurance risk pool.
06/10/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 195 - Perry
Relating to collecting and reporting by the Department of Family and Protective Services and the Health and Human Services Commission of certain information relating to certain alcohol and controlled substance use and treatment.
06/04/2019 - Effective on 1/1/20

SB 2022 - Sen. Borris Miles (D-TX)
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Harris County Hospital District.
04/25/2019 - Not again placed on intent calendar

SB 2034 - Sen. Bob Hall (R-TX)
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Business & Commerce

SB 2054 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (D-TX)
Relating to the authority of certain road districts to enter into contracts for and to contribute to transportation projects.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Transportation

SB 2063 - Sen. Jose Menendez (D-TX)
Relating to the use of green stormwater infrastructure in new state buildings.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Business & Commerce

SB 2091 - Hughes
Relating to the procedures and grounds for terminating the parent-child relationship, for taking possession of a child, and for certain hearings in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship involving the Department of Family and Protective Services.
05/15/2019 - Committee report printed and distributed

SB 2147 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (D-TX)
Relating to the development of a method to determine the value of certain real property for purposes of eminent domain.
03/21/2019 - Referred to State Affairs

SB 2154 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (D-TX)
Relating to the administration of certain programs under the Texas emissions reduction plan.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

SB 2248 - Rodriguez
Relating to the development and operation of an aerial cable car or aerial tramway by a regional mobility authority created by a municipality.
06/14/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 2256 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (R-TX)
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in local jurisdictions in this state.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 2257 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (R-TX)
Relating to the authority of certain entities to create and operate health care provider participation programs in counties not served by a hospital district or a public hospital.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 2262 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (R-TX)
Relating to delivery of outpatient prescription drug benefits under certain public benefit programs, including Medicaid and the child health plan program.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Finance

SB 2282 - West
Relating to providing mental health services and mental health education to public school students at school-based health centers.
05/16/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

SB 2286 - Fallon
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.
06/10/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 2295 - Sen. Beverly Powell (D-TX)
Relating to the provision of educational materials regarding disease prevention during a disaster.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 2315 - Hinojosa
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Nueces County Hospital District.
06/10/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 2351 - Sen. Bob Hall (R-TX)
Relating to discrimination by a health care provider based on immunization status.
04/23/2019 - Left pending in committee

SB 2369 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (R-TX)
Relating to consideration of a child's gender identity or expression in suits affecting the parent-child relationship and other proceedings involving children.
03/21/2019 - Referred to State Affairs

SB 2387 - Sen. Beverly Powell (D-TX)
Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

SB 2407 - Sen. Jose Menendez (D-TX)
Relating to the regulation of short-term limited-duration health insurance policies.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Business & Commerce

SB 2423 - Sen. Brian Birdwell (R-TX)
Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.
03/21/2019 - Referred to Intergovernmental Relations

SB 2448 - Perry
Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Lubbock County Hospital District of Lubbock County, Texas.
06/04/2019 - Effective immediately

SB 327 - Sen. Carol Alvarado (D-TX)
Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid in certain counties under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/25/2019 - Co-author authorized

SB 329 - Sen. Kel Seliger (R-TX)
Relating to requirements for and the transparency of epidemiological reports and certain immunization exemption information and reports.
04/23/2019 - Left pending in committee

SB 345 - Creighton
Relating to the use of land in the William Goodrich Jones State Forest.
06/10/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

SB 400 - Sen. Royce West (D-TX)
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and terminal illnesses and the licensing of dispensing organizations and cannabis testing facilities; ...
02/14/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 480 - Sen. Kirk Watson (D-TX)
Relating to the Preparation for Adult Living Program and other services for foster children transitioning to independent living.
02/20/2019 - Co-author authorized

SB 524 - Sen. Nathan Johnson (D-TX)
Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/14/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 531 - Birdwell
Relating to the sources of funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan.
05/21/2019 - House passage as amended reported

SB 572 - Kolkhorst
Relating to the regulation of cottage food production operations.
06/10/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

SB 59 - Zaffirini
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.
05/17/2019 - Committee report sent to Calendars

SB 670 - Buckingham
Relating to telemedicine and telehealth services.
06/14/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

SB 694 - Campbell
Relating to the regulation of aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; increasing a fee; increasing administrative penalties.
05/13/2019 - Referred to Environmental Regulation

SB 7 - Creighton
Relating to flood planning, mitigation, and infrastructure projects.
06/13/2019 - See remarks for effective date

SB 742 - Sen. Brandon Creighton (R-TX)
Relating to premium and maintenance tax credits related to certain fees paid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Business & Commerce

SB 760 - Sen. Nathan Johnson (D-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of and criminal penalties for the possession of marihuana concentrate; creating criminal offenses.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Criminal Justice

SB 765 - Sen. Jose Menendez (D-TX)
Relating to programs that can be established and funded under the Texas emissions reduction plan.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development

SB 829 - Sen. Joan Huffman (R-TX)
Relating to disease prevention and preparedness information for emergency medical services personnel on certification or recertification.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 830 - Sen. Joan Huffman (R-TX)
Relating to a vaccine preventable disease policy for first responders of emergency response entities; authorizing administrative and civil penalties.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 835 - Sen. Borris Miles (D-TX)
Relating to the authority of pharmacists to furnish certain medications.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 865 - Sen. Kirk Watson (D-TX)
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by patients with certain qualifying medical conditions and the licensing of medical cannabis dispensing organizations; authorizing fees.
04/16/2019 - Co-author authorized

SB 867 - Sen. Kirk Watson (D-TX)
Relating to the regulation of certain child-care facilities and homes.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 87 - Sen. Bob Hall (R-TX)
Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the vehicle safety inspection program for certain vehicles; imposing replacement fees.
04/17/2019 - Left pending in committee

SB 873 - Sen. Nathan Johnson (D-TX)
Relating to notice of the health of children attending a child-care facility.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 90 - Sen. Jose Menendez (D-TX)
Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis for medical use by qualifying patients with certain debilitating medical conditions and the licensing of dispensing organizations and testing facilities; authorizing fees.
02/01/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 913 - Sen. Kirk Watson (D-TX)
Relating to consideration of the mental health of public school students in training requirements for certain school employees, curriculum requirements, counseling programs, educational programs, state and regional programs and services, and health care services for students and to mental health ...
03/01/2019 - Referred to Education

SB 942 - Johnson
Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.
06/04/2019 - Effective on 9/1/19

SB 949 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (R-TX)
Relating to the game animal meat safety task force.
03/01/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SB 968 - Hancock
Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
05/16/2019 - Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.

SCR 57 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (R-TX)
Requesting the lieutenant governor and speaker to create a joint interim committee on state health care coverage.
03/27/2019 - Referred to Business & Commerce

SJR 34 - Sen. Nathan Johnson (D-TX)
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
02/14/2019 - Referred to Health & Human Services

SR 106 - Sen. Beverly Powell (D-TX)
In memory of Dionne Phillips Bagsby.
02/01/2019 - Reported enrolled

SR 137 - Sen. Dawn Buckingham (R-TX)
Recognizing February 25 to March 1, 2019, as National Engineers Week.
02/25/2019 - Reported enrolled

SR 226 - Sen. Brian Birdwell (R-TX)
Recognizing February 20, 2019, as Texas Energy Day.
02/20/2019 - Reported enrolled

SR 587 - Rep. Eddie Rodriguez (D-TX)
Recognizing Karl Rimkus for his work as chair of the Senate District 29 Environmental Advisory Committee.
04/15/2019 - Reported enrolled

SR 834 - Nelson
Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction on HB 1.
05/26/2019 - Reported enrolled