Legislate: All Bills

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H 1160 - Davis S
Court Order for Medical or Mental Health Care
04/27/2017 - Committee report printed and distributed.
Relates to a court order for medical or mental health care for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
H 1976 - Sheffield J
Study of a Patient Reported Outcomes Registry
04/27/2017 - Committee report sent to calendars.
Relates to a study of the use of a patient-reported outcomes registry in conjunction with health coverage for certain governmental employees.
H 2107 - Lucio E
Authorizing Medical Cannabis
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates 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; authorizes fees.
H 233 - Rodriguez E
Humane Disposition Disclosure
04/27/2017 - From HOUSE Committee on GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY AND OPERATION: Reported favorably.
Relates to the exception of certain information related to the humane disposition by a municipality or county of an animal from required disclosure under the public information law.
H 2360 - Bonnen G
Amounts Charged to an Enrollee in a Health Benefit Plan
04/26/2017 - From HOUSE Committee on INSURANCE: Reported favorably with substitute.
Relates to amounts charged to an enrollee in a health benefit plan for prescription drugs covered by the plan.
H 2373 - Miller R
Period for Filing a Claim for Reimbursement
04/27/2017 - Considered in calendars.
Relates to the period for filing a claim for reimbursement for certain ancillary services under the Medicaid program.
H 2571 - Gutierrez
Establishment of a Research and Clinical Care Center
04/27/2017 - Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
Relates to establishment of a research and clinical care center at the University of Texas Health Science Center for combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder and related conditions.
H 2590 - Raymond
Amelioration and Informal Dispute Resolution Processes
04/27/2017 - Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
Relates to the amelioration and informal dispute resolution processes for providers participating in certain Medicaid waiver programs.
H 2752 - Raymond
Speech Language Pathologists as Providers
04/27/2017 - Committee report sent to calendars.
Relates to the participation of speech-language pathologists as providers under the Medicaid program.
H 2836 - Thierry
Veterans Housing Financial Assistance Program
04/27/2017 - From HOUSE Committee on DEFENSE & VETERANS' AFFAIRS: Reported favorably.
Relates to a study and report on the establishment and implementation of a program that provides financial assistance to property owners who offer housing to veterans at risk of homelessness.
H 2882 - Oliverson
Modification of Prescription Drug Benefits and Coverage
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates to modification of certain prescription drug benefits and coverage offered by certain health benefit plans.
H 2891 - Smithee
Medical Authorization Requirement
04/27/2017 - Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
Relates to the medical authorization required to release protected health information in a health care liability claim.
H 2995 - Ashby
Creation and Operation of Health Care Provider Programs
04/27/2017 - Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
Relates to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties; provides that a county health care provider participation program authorizes a county to collect a mandatory payment from each institutional health care provider in the county to be deposited in a local provider participation fund; establishes reporting requirements for the program.
H 3069 - White
Administration of Veteran's Treatment Court Program
04/27/2017 - From HOUSE Committee on JUDICIARY & CIVIL JURISPRUDENCE: Reported favorably with substitute.
Relates to the administration of and eligibility for participation in a veterans treatment court program and the issuance of orders of nondisclosure for certain participants who successfully complete that program.
H 3189 - Bonnen D
Prescription Drug Substance Abuse Treatment
04/27/2017 - Committee report sent to calendars.
Relates to the reporting of and access to information related to court-ordered prescription drug substance abuse treatment; provides a criminal penalty.
H 3295 - Klick
Delivery of Developmental Disability Medicaid Services
04/28/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar 05/03/2017.
Relates to the delivery of certain Medicaid services to persons with an intellectual or developmental disability.
H 3398 - Darby
Creation and Operations of Health Care Provider
04/27/2017 - Passed HOUSE. *****To SENATE.
Relates to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties to collect mandatory payments from each institutional health care provider located in the county for deposit in a fund established by the county to fund certain intergovernmental transfers and indigent care programs.
H 3457 - Davis Y
Establishment of a Pilot Program
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates to the establishment of a pilot program to provide services to certain persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program.
H 3523 - Gervin-Hawkins
Health Benefit Plan Coverage for Hair Prostheses
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates to health benefit plan coverage for hair prostheses.
H 3560 - Oliverson
Coverage for Obesity Under Group Health Benefit Plans
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates to required coverage for obesity under group health benefit plans.
H 3633 - Price
Reporting Requirements for Medical Assistance Programs
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates to cost reporting requirements for certain facilities and providers participating in medical assistance programs.
H 3675 - Paddie
Provision of Eye Health Care by Professionals
04/28/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar 05/02/2017.
Relates to the provision of eye health care by certain professionals and institutions as providers in the Medicaid managed care program.
H 3934 - Bell
Long Term Care Continuing Education Requirements
04/26/2017 - Committee report sent to local and consent calendar.
Relates to training and continuing education requirements for certain long-term care facilities.
H 4011 - Burrows
Prohibited Reporting of Debt Incurred for Medical Care
04/27/2017 - Committee report sent to calendars.
Relates to prohibited reporting of information regarding debt incurred for nonemergency medical care.
H 4142 - Coleman
Operations Regarding Behavioral Health
04/27/2017 - Committee report printed and distributed.
Relates to counties and other governmental entities operations regarding behavioral health.
H 4321 - Schofield
Local Legislation
04/27/2017 - Left pending in committee.
Relates to the creation of Harris County Improvement District No. 25; provides authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.
HB 1 - Rep. John Zerwas (REP-TX)
General Appropriations Bill.
03/30/2017 - Meeting cancelled
HB 10 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders.
06/14/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1015 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
Relating to the age of a child at which a juvenile court may exercise jurisdiction over the child, to the age of criminal responsibility, and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to those ages.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 102 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs.
07/20/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 1067 - Rep. Morgan Meyer (REP-TX)
Relating to newborn screening tests for adrenoleukodystrophy.
03/07/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 11 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.
08/03/2017 - Received from the House
HB 1133 - Rep. J.D. Sheffield (REP-TX)
Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program.
05/03/2017 - Received from the House
HB 1160 - Rep. Sarah Davis (REP-TX)
Relating to a court order for health care for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
05/15/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 12 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to individuals who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and who are or have been involved with the court system.
05/08/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
HB 1206 - Rep. Matt Shaheen (REP-TX)
Relating to allowing Medicaid managed care organizations to adopt their own drug formularies.
02/23/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
HB 1215 - Rep. Eric Johnson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the inclusion of an incarcerated person in the population data used for redistricting according to the person's last residence before incarceration.
02/27/2017 - Referred to Redistricting
HB 1218 - Rep. Eric Johnson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of prostitution.
04/27/2017 - Considered in Calendars
HB 122 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
04/24/2017 - Received from the House
HB 123 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to performance incentive funding for certain medical schools based on public health impact.
02/14/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
HB 126 - Rep. Senfronia Thompson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child.
07/24/2017 - Referred to Insurance
HB 1274 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
05/04/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1289 - Rep. Andrew Murr (REP-TX)
Relating to the transportation of a person believed to be a person with mental illness.
03/07/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 13 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to the creation of a matching grant program to support community mental health programs for individuals experiencing mental illness and the coordination of certain behavioral health grants.
06/14/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HB 136 - Rep. Toni Rose (DEM-TX)
Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with severe mental illness.
08/02/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 1398 - Rep. Sergio Munoz (DEM-TX)
Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by certain providers under the Medicaid program.
05/01/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1411 - Rep. Chris Turner (DEM-TX)
Relating to sales and use taxes on e-cigarette vapor products to fund grants for local law enforcement mental health staff; imposing taxes.
02/28/2017 - Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1415 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (REP-TX)
Relating to the licensing and authority of advanced practice registered nurses.
04/25/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
HB 143 - Rep. Jessica Farrar (DEM-TX)
Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression.
07/20/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 1431 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.
04/06/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1486 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to peer specialists, peer services, and the provision of those services under the medical assistance program.
06/15/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HB 1488 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to eligibility requirements for repayment assistance for certain mental health professional education loans.
03/09/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 1501 - Rep. Senfronia Thompson (DEM-TX)
Relating to child custody evaluations; creating an offense.
05/29/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1521 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to the exchange of certain information between the Department of Family and Protective Services or certain foster care services contractors and a state or local juvenile justice agency.
06/15/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 1534 - Rep. Jessica Farrar (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression; providing an administrative penalty; creating an offense.
03/09/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
HB 1537 - Rep. Jessica Farrar (DEM-TX)
Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
04/17/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 1547 - Rep. Mary Gonzalez (DEM-TX)
Relating to human sexuality education in public schools.
03/09/2017 - Referred to Public Education
HB 1549 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Relating to the provision of services by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including child protective services and prevention and early intervention services.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1599 - Rep. Senfronia Thompson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child.
05/08/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1600 - Rep. Senfronia Thompson (DEM-TX)
Relating to certain mental health screenings under the Texas Health Steps program.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1616 - Rep. Senfronia Thompson (DEM-TX)
Relating to an exemption from civil liability for certain professionals for the disclosure of certain mental health information.
05/15/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1726 - Rep. Philip Cortez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the abuse, neglect, and exploitation of recipients of home health services; providing penalties; creating an offense.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 1740 - Rep. Cesar Blanco (DEM-TX)
Relating to the administration of veterans treatment court programs, the expunction of arrest records and files for certain participants who successfully complete a program, and the issuance of orders of nondisclosure for participants convicted of a misdemeanor; changing a fee.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 1768 - Rep. Sergio Munoz (DEM-TX)
Relating to care coordination under the Medicaid managed care program.
04/17/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 1787 - Rep. John Wray (REP-TX)
Relating to the execution of a declaration for mental health treatment.
06/01/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1794 - Rep. Cecil Bell (REP-TX)
Relating to the establishment of the Work Group on Mental Health Access for First Responders.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1808 - Rep. Morgan Meyer (REP-TX)
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain trafficking and sexual offenses; creating a criminal offense.
06/15/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HB 183 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
Relating to the consequences of successfully completing a period of deferred adjudication community supervision.
05/10/2017 - Received from the House
HB 1869 - Rep. Mary Gonzalez (DEM-TX)
Relating to training for employees of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and other maltreatment of certain children.
03/21/2017 - Referred directly to s/c on Educator Quality by chair
HB 1885 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to certain required reports prepared by state agencies and other governmental entities.
03/29/2017 - Referred directly to s/c on Budget Transparency and Reform by chair
HB 192 - Rep. Diego Bernal (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prohibition of housing discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression and to the enforcement of that prohibition.
05/06/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1937 - Rep. Jason Villalba (REP-TX)
Relating to newborn screening tests for adrenoleukodystrophy.
03/13/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 1960 - Rep. Jodie Laubenberg (REP-TX)
Relating to the applicability of adverse licensing, listing, or registration decisions by certain health and human services agencies.
03/20/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 1971 - Rep. Matt Schaefer (REP-TX)
Relating to providing information regarding perinatal hospice care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and criminal offenses.
03/15/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
HB 1977 - Rep. J.D. Sheffield (REP-TX)
Relating to the definition of ""non-physician mental health professional"" for purposes of the Texas Mental Health Code.
03/28/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 1983 - Rep. John Wray (REP-TX)
Relating to the eligibility of a first responder for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder.
06/01/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2 - Rep. John Zerwas (REP-TX)
Relating to making supplemental appropriations and giving direction and adjustment authority regarding appropriations.
06/12/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 20 - Rep. Trent Ashby (REP-TX)
Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to decrease participants' health insurance costs for certain health benefit plans administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
08/03/2017 - Received from the House
HB 2094 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to coverage for serious mental illness, other disorders, and chemical dependency under certain health benefit plans.
03/16/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2096 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders.
03/16/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 21 - Rep. Dan Huberty (REP-TX)
Relating to public school finance, including funding for the recruitment and retention of teachers and the support of participants in the public school employees group insurance program.
08/16/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HB 2135 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs.
05/04/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 214 - Rep. John Smithee (REP-TX)
Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for elective abortion.
08/15/2017 - Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 215 - Rep. Jim Murphy (REP-TX)
Relating to reporting and certification requirements by certain physicians regarding certain abortions.
08/16/2017 - Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 218 - Rep. Tony Dale (REP-TX)
Relating to improper relationships between educators and students; creating a criminal offense and expanding the applicability of an existing offense.
03/20/2017 - Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2209 - Rep. Mary Gonzalez (DEM-TX)
Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students.
05/05/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2222 - Rep. Todd Hunter (REP-TX)
Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain victims of family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking of persons.
05/05/2017 - Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2239 - Rep. Richard Raymond (DEM-TX)
Relating to transitional child-care services in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
05/11/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2258 - Rep. Roland Gutierrez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the establishment of the student mental health division within the Texas Education Agency.
03/15/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2303 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.
04/04/2017 - Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2305 - Rep. Ryan Guillen (DEM-TX)
Relating to the operations, reports, records, communications, information technology, and notice procedures of state agencies.
05/26/2017 - Returned to the Senate for further action
HB 2312 - Rep. Dawnna Dukes (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prohibition of housing discrimination and to the enforcement of that prohibition; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense.
03/22/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
HB 2330 - Rep. Dawnna Dukes (DEM-TX)
Relating to information and services for foster children who are pregnant or minor parents.
05/01/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2402 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
Relating to an acute psychiatric bed registry to list available beds for emergency detention and treatment of certain individuals.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2404 - Rep. Carol Alvarado (DEM-TX)
Relating to reports of sexual assault made to public or private institutions of higher education.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Higher Education
HB 2415 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to standards for mental health services provided to certain individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 243 - Rep. Victoria Neave (DEM-TX)
Relating to required mental health, behavioral health, and substance abuse services under the Texas women's health program.
07/21/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2446 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to a report on the consolidation of the health and human services system, including advisory committees within the system, and the re-creation of the Texas system of care framework.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 2447 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to the composition of the statewide health coordinating council.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2466 - Rep. Sarah Davis (REP-TX)
Relating to the content of an application for Medicaid and coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2467 - Rep. Sarah Davis (REP-TX)
Relating to a grant program to support the provision of critical incident stress debriefing to certain peace officers.
05/08/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 249 - Rep. Ana Hernandez (DEM-TX)
Relating to investigations of child abuse, neglect, or exploitation and to child protective services functions of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2502 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to the definition of ""non-physician mental health professional"" for purposes of the Texas Mental Health Code.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2543 - Rep. Poncho Nevarez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by persons who are subject to certain judicial determinations; creating a criminal offense.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 26 - Rep. Ron Simmons (REP-TX)
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Board of Behavior Analyst Examiners and the requirement to obtain a license to practice as a behavior analyst or assistant behavior analyst; imposing fees; providing an administrative penalty; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.
02/16/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2601 - Rep. Jessica Farrar (DEM-TX)
Relating to the required submission by certain general residential operations of information requested by courts.
03/21/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 2603 - Rep. Jessica Farrar (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for serious mental illness under certain group health benefit plans.
05/08/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2604 - Rep. Jessica Farrar (DEM-TX)
Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression.
05/03/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2605 - Rep. Sergio Munoz (DEM-TX)
Relating to benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders.
03/21/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2619 - Rep. Helen Giddings (DEM-TX)
Relating to grant programs to maintain peace officers' mental health and provide critical incident stress debriefing for certain officers.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2623 - Rep. Alma Allen (DEM-TX)
Relating to requiring school districts and certain facilities to assist students in making the transition back to school after certain prolonged placements outside of school.
05/19/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 2636 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
Relating to court-ordered financial support by parents of an adult with a medically determinable disability.
03/29/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 2639 - Rep. Joe Pickett (DEM-TX)
Relating to an alert for a missing senior citizen or person with Alzheimer's disease.
06/09/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 2645 - Rep. Senfronia Thompson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the development of a program and training for public schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and sex trafficking and participation by the human trafficking prevention task force in that development.
03/21/2017 - Referred to Public Education
HB 265 - Rep. Chris Turner (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault.
07/26/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 2655 - Rep. Poncho Nevarez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of a firearm.
05/01/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2697 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to telemedicine and telehealth services.
05/10/2017 - Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2702 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses and the confinement or release of those individuals prior to prosecution.
04/11/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 2757 - Rep. Chris Turner (DEM-TX)
Relating to the donation of sick leave by state employees.
05/24/2017 - Placed on intent calendar
HB 2786 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to a system of care framework for certain minors receiving mental health services.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2801 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to contracts between Medicaid managed care organizations and certain providers of behavioral health and physical health services.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2803 - Rep. Lyle Larson (REP-TX)
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain local laws concerning water and wastewater special districts, including conforming amendments.
06/15/2017 - Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2807 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to the participation of an advanced practice nurse as a primary care provider for certain governmental and other health benefit plans.
04/25/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
HB 2818 - Rep. Ramon Romero (DEM-TX)
Relating to the practice of marriage and family therapy.
06/09/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 2845 - Rep. Donna Howard (DEM-TX)
Relating to increasing awareness of the dangers of exposing children to secondhand smoke.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2849 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Relating to the procedures for removing certain persons' names from the child abuse and neglect central registry.
06/01/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2864 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Relating to the provision of on-campus mental health services by a school district and reimbursement under Medicaid for certain services provided to eligible students.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Public Education
HB 2866 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Relating to mental health assessments and the provision of mental health services for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
04/04/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 2882 - Rep. Tom Oliverson (REP-TX)
Relating to modification of certain prescription drug benefits and coverage offered by certain health benefit plans.
05/02/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 2891 - Rep. John Smithee (REP-TX)
Relating to the medical authorization required to release protected health information in a health care liability claim.
06/09/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 2895 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to the requirement that certain public institutions of higher education post mental health resources on the institution's Internet website.
05/29/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2897 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to the mental health first aid program training and reporting.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2898 - Rep. Larry Gonzales (REP-TX)
Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of sex offender treatment providers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, chemical dependency counselors, and social workers to the ...
05/11/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2904 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to the memorandum of understanding among certain agencies to coordinate services provided to persons needing multiagency services.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2913 - Rep. Rick Miller (REP-TX)
Relating to the transfer and transportation from one facility to another of an individual under an emergency mental health detention.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2939 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
Relating to contracts with private entities to operate state hospitals for persons with mental illness.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 2950 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Nursing and to the regulation of the practice of nursing.
06/09/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HB 2978 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (REP-TX)
Relating to the notification of a peace officer through an indication associated with vehicle registration or a driver's license that a person has a health condition that may impede communication.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 30 - Rep. John Zerwas (REP-TX)
Relating to the transfer of certain appropriations to the Texas Education Agency and the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and the adjustment of appropriations for public school finance.
08/16/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 3000 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to the eligibility for medical assistance of certain persons with mental illness confined in certain facilities, certain duties of the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System related to persons with mental illness, and the creation of a grant program to reduce recidivism ...
03/22/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3001 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3011 - Rep. Andrew Murr (REP-TX)
Relating to the pretrial release of a defendant and to funding for judicial continuing legal education.
04/17/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3012 - Rep. Dan Flynn (REP-TX)
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Optometry Board; authorizing a reduction in fees.
05/09/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3019 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Relating to the prosecution for the offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.
06/01/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3023 - Rep. John Frullo (REP-TX)
Relating to the licensing and regulation of providers of driver and traffic safety education.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 3032 - Rep. Cesar Blanco (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation by the Texas Veterans Commission of a veteran suicide prevention action plan.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 305 - Rep. Evelina Ortega (DEM-TX)
Relating to the screening of certain women for substance use and postpartum depression.
07/25/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 306 - Rep. Ina Minjarez (DEM-TX)
Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students.
05/11/2017 - Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3069 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to the administration of and eligibility for participation in a veterans treatment court program and the issuance of orders of nondisclosure for certain participants who successfully complete that program.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3080 - Rep. Toni Rose (DEM-TX)
Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with severe mental illness.
05/10/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3083 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to repayment of certain mental health professional education loans.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 309 - Rep. Jarvis Johnson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the establishment of a home and community-based services program under Medicaid for certain persons with severe and persistent mental illness.
02/15/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3097 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Relating to the procedures following a child fatality or near fatality and the relating investigation by the Department of Family and Protective Services.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 3120 - Rep. Jessica Farrar (DEM-TX)
Relating to increasing awareness of the dangers of exposing children to secondhand smoke.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3130 - Rep. Tan Parker (REP-TX)
Relating to the establishment of an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3133 - Rep. John Smithee (REP-TX)
Relating to the use of in-custody informant testimony in a criminal trial.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3143 - Rep. Chris Turner (DEM-TX)
Relating to mental health professional staffing requirements at certain public institutions of higher education.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Higher Education
HB 3144 - Rep. Senfronia Thompson (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under certain health benefit plans and the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 316 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
07/27/2017 - Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3161 - Rep. Andrew Murr (REP-TX)
Relating to a county jail-based restoration of competency program.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3171 - Rep. Tan Parker (REP-TX)
Relating to the amount of instruction time required for driver training.
04/25/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3200 - Rep. Andrew Murr (REP-TX)
Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; authorizing an increase in the amount of a fee.
04/25/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3256 - Rep. Toni Rose (DEM-TX)
Relating to the establishment by certain counties and hospital districts of disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain infectious and communicable diseases; authorizing fees.
05/11/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3266 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to the conduct that constitutes the practice of psychology.
04/11/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3288 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (REP-TX)
Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program.
03/28/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
HB 329 - Rep. Sarah Davis (REP-TX)
Relating to maternal health care.
07/27/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3313 - Rep. Toni Rose (DEM-TX)
Relating to guidelines for prescribing opioid antagonists.
04/03/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3325 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
Relating to a prohibition on placing juveniles in privately owned places of detention.
04/03/2017 - Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 3337 - Rep. Dennis Bonnen (REP-TX)
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to teach a driver education course.
05/24/2017 - Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 3354 - Rep. Victoria Neave (DEM-TX)
Relating to the fee for a driver's license or personal identification certificate for a homeless individual.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3372 - Rep. John Smithee (REP-TX)
Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government.
05/02/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3391 - Rep. Charlie Geren (REP-TX)
Relating to the creation of a specialty court for certain public safety employees who commit a criminal offense; imposing fees for participation and testing, counseling, and treatment.
06/01/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3407 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
Relating to the establishment of a task force to address suicide prevention at public institutions of higher education.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Higher Education
HB 3411 - Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins (DEM-TX)
Relating to the standards for attorneys representing indigent defendants in certain capital cases.
04/17/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3449 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Relating to staff development requirements for public school educators regarding mental health and suicide prevention.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 345 - Rep. Chris Turner (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of a commission to study intellectual and developmental disability determinations in capital cases in which the state seeks the death penalty.
08/02/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3469 - Rep. Yvonne Davis (DEM-TX)
Relating to the licensing and registration of certain assisted living facilities and group home facilities; authorizing the imposition of a civil penalty.
05/01/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3502 - Rep. Brooks Landgraf (REP-TX)
Relating to nonsubstantive additions to, revisions of, and corrections in enacted codes, to the nonsubstantive codification or disposition of various laws omitted from enacted codes, and to conforming codifications enacted by the 84th Legislature to other Acts of that legislature.
05/03/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3515 - Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins (DEM-TX)
Relating to the disposition by a peace officer of certain Class B misdemeanors.
05/05/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3520 - Rep. Sarah Davis (REP-TX)
Relating to state fiscal matters related to health and human services and state agencies administering health and human services programs.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
HB 3556 - Rep. Cesar Blanco (DEM-TX)
Relating to the mental health program for veterans.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3564 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (REP-TX)
Relating to the office of the state long-term care ombudsman; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3592 - Rep. Justin Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of a mental health jail diversion and crisis stabilization unit pilot program.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3593 - Rep. Diego Bernal (DEM-TX)
Relating to instruction in career and technology education provided by public schools, including instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding, and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school accountability ratings.
06/15/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 3638 - Rep. Evelina Ortega (DEM-TX)
Relating to the identification and assessment of defendants suspected of having mental illness or intellectual disability.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3658 - Rep. Gina Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to procedures in mental health cases.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3684 - Rep. Carol Alvarado (DEM-TX)
Relating to recommendations regarding instruction in public schools to prevent the use of e-cigarettes.
05/12/2017 - Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3689 - Rep. Joe Pickett (DEM-TX)
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles over real property and to the transfer of specific property from the Texas Department of Transportation.
05/12/2017 - Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3715 - Rep. Jarvis Johnson (DEM-TX)
Relating to statewide alerts for missing adults.
04/03/2017 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3729 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to the administrative, civil, and criminal consequences, including fines, fees, and costs, imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses.
05/01/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3732 - Rep. Richard Raymond (DEM-TX)
Relating to prescription drug benefits under the Medicaid program.
03/20/2017 - Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3738 - Rep. Andrew Murr (REP-TX)
Relating to the pretrial release of a defendant.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 3756 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Relating to state mental health benefits provided to certain spouses or former spouses of veterans.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3769 - Rep. Ken King (REP-TX)
Relating to improper relationships between educators and students and reporting of educator misconduct; creating a criminal offense and expanding the applicability of an existing offense; authorizing an administrative penalty.
05/08/2017 - Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3808 - Rep. Travis Clardy (REP-TX)
Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals and to the conduct that constitutes the practice of psychology.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3820 - Rep. Tony Dale (REP-TX)
Relating to the authority of chiropractors to form certain business entities with certain other professions.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 3850 - Rep. John Zerwas (REP-TX)
Relating to state fiscal matters; authorizing a fee.
03/30/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
HB 3887 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to trauma training for public school personnel.
05/19/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3891 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for eating disorders under certain health benefit plans.
05/11/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
HB 39 - Wu
Relating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies; authorizing a fee.
05/17/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 3901 - Rep. Will Metcalf (REP-TX)
Relating to parental administrations for certain adults with intellectual disabilities and the prosecution of a related criminal offense.
05/01/2017 - Withdrawn from schedule
HB 392 - Rep. Donna Howard (DEM-TX)
Relating to certain offenses involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain hospitals, mental health facilities, and nursing facilities.
02/16/2017 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 3929 - Lucio III
Relating to the employment of certain persons with disabilities.
04/04/2017 - Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 3978 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault.
04/26/2017 - Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator
HB 3982 - Rep. Richard Raymond (DEM-TX)
Relating to the Medicaid program, including the administration and operation of the Medicaid managed care program.
05/10/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4056 - Rep. Toni Rose (DEM-TX)
Relating to a list of best practice-based programs and research-based practices in certain areas for implementation in public schools.
06/12/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 4061 - Rep. Gina Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of a task force on intentional violent deaths.
04/03/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 4064 - Rep. Dwayne Bohac (REP-TX)
Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods.
05/26/2017 - Returned from the House for further action
HB 4083 - Rep. Rick Miller (REP-TX)
Relating to trauma screening for certain children and trauma-informed care training for certain providers participating in the Medicaid managed care program.
04/03/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 4093 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (REP-TX)
Relating to the licensing of certain facilities, homes, and agencies that provide child-care services.
04/03/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 4096 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (REP-TX)
Relating to improving the care of, and increasing opportunities for, children and adolescents with physical and developmental disabilities.
04/03/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 4100 - Rep. Stephanie Klick (REP-TX)
Relating to certain procedures regarding addition or removal of names from the central registry of individuals found to have abused or neglected a child.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 4103 - Rep. Ken King (REP-TX)
Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.
05/04/2017 - Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4110 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to grants to establish or expand community collaboratives for services to persons experiencing homelessness or mental illness and county government planning for community collaboratives.
05/12/2017 - Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 4117 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to the provision of telemental health services to prisoners confined in county jails, including the creation of the county jail telemental health fund, and to certain rules and procedures relating to the safety of those prisoners.
05/18/2017 - Posting rule suspended
HB 4124 - Rep. Eddie Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to a foster children's bill of rights.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 4135 - Rep. Eddie Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the right to vacate and avoid residential lease liability following the occurrence of family violence.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Business & Industry
HB 4142 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to certain requirements of counties and other governmental entities regarding behavioral health.
05/10/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4149 - Rep. Terry Wilson (REP-TX)
Relating to information provided to public school students regarding the use of anabolic steroids.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Public Education
HB 418 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to certain duties of the Commission on Jail Standards regarding guidelines for the transportation of inmates by private vendors.
05/03/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 4180 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation, operations, functions, and regulatory authority of certain governmental entities and officials; changes in certain judicial procedures; imposing civil penalties.
05/26/2017 - Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
HB 4196 - Rep. Nicole Collier (DEM-TX)
Relating to the commitment of a defendant who is found incompetent to stand trial and who is a person with an intellectual disability.
03/10/2017 - Filed
HB 4198 - Rep. John Cyrier (REP-TX)
Relating to the payment by prospective adoptive parents of certain expenses of the birth mother.
04/19/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 4212 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to the renewal of the Texas Health Care Transformation and Quality Improvement Program waiver under Medicaid.
05/10/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
HB 4214 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to Medicaid funding in this state, including the federal government's participation in that funding.
04/04/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
HB 4218 - Rep. Garnet Coleman (DEM-TX)
Relating to health benefit plan coverage in this state.
04/04/2017 - Referred to Insurance
HB 4237 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Relating to mental health first aid training for university employees.
05/05/2017 - Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4258 - Rep. Cesar Blanco (DEM-TX)
Relating to a study on mental health screening and treatment for certain inmates confined in county and municipal jails.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 4259 - Rep. Cesar Blanco (DEM-TX)
Relating to training and standards applicable to the confinement of a female prisoner having a mental illness.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 43 - Rep. Dan Flynn (REP-TX)
Relating to the public retirement systems of certain municipalities.
05/08/2017 - Laid on the table subject to call
HB 4338 - Rep. Ryan Guillen (DEM-TX)
Relating to the Live Oak Underground Water Conservation District.
05/02/2017 - Referred to Natural Resources
HB 460 - Rep. Tony Dale (REP-TX)
Relating to continuing education requirements for certain educators.
03/27/2017 - No action taken in subcommittee
HB 5 - Rep. James Frank (REP-TX)
Relating to the powers and duties of the Department of Family and Protective Services and the transfer of certain powers and duties from the Health and Human Services Commission.
05/31/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HB 51 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.
07/10/2017 - Filed
HB 562 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to a committee formed to adopt a plan to deal with mental illness in the criminal justice system.
02/23/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 569 - Rep. Celia Israel (DEM-TX)
Relating to unprofessional conduct by mental health providers who attempt to change the sexual orientation of a child; providing penalties.
02/28/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
HB 58 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to the creation of a specialty court for certain first-time marihuana possession offenders; imposing a fee for participation.
02/20/2017 - Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 593 - Rep. Dustin Burrows (REP-TX)
Relating to the prescriptive authority of certain psychologists; authorizing a fee.
02/20/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 6 - Rep. James Frank (REP-TX)
Relating to the administration of services provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services, including foster care, child protective services, and prevention and early intervention services.
05/11/2017 - Postponed
HB 629 - Rep. Donna Howard (DEM-TX)
Relating to leave for certain veterans obtaining medical and mental health care.
02/28/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 637 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to a committee formed to adopt a plan to deal with mental illness in the juvenile justice system.
05/09/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 64 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
Relating to abolishing the death penalty.
04/17/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 656 - Rep. Ina Minjarez (DEM-TX)
Relating to employment leave for certain family or medical obligations; imposing an assessment.
05/01/2017 - Left pending in committee
HB 676 - Wu
Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
02/27/2017 - Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
HB 7 - Wu
Relating to child protective services suits, motions, and services by the Department of Family and Protective Services and to the licensing of certain facilities, homes, and agencies that provide child-care services.
05/31/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HB 702 - Wu
Relating to a system for assessing the potential risk of harm to children in child protective services.
02/20/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 704 - Wu
Relating to the required submission by certain general residential operations of information requested by courts.
02/20/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 709 - Wu
Relating to a study conducted by Texas A&M University on services for children and families available in rural counties for children in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
02/20/2017 - Referred to Human Services
HB 71 - Rep. Armando Martinez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the transportation of certain mental health patients.
04/24/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 72 - Rep. Mark Keough (REP-TX)
Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees.
05/09/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 76 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Relating to certain conditions of suspension or renewal of a driver's license.
03/14/2017 - Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 829 - Rep. Cesar Blanco (DEM-TX)
Relating to leave for certain veterans returning to state employment.
05/04/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 853 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of a mental health treatment for incarceration diversion pilot program.
02/23/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 865 - Rep. Cesar Blanco (DEM-TX)
Relating to establishing a veterans services coordinator for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and a veterans reentry dorm program for certain state jail defendants confined by the department.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
HB 87 - Rep. Matt Schaefer (REP-TX)
Relating to the regulation of abortion procedures.
02/13/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
HB 9 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.
08/01/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 909 - Rep. Ramon Romero (DEM-TX)
Relating to preliminary examination periods for mental health protective custody.
02/21/2017 - Referred to Public Health
HB 912 - Rep. Ramon Romero (DEM-TX)
Relating to the licensing and regulation of providers of driver and traffic safety education.
06/15/2017 - Effective immediately
HB 995 - Rep. John Wray (REP-TX)
Relating to the form and revocation of medical powers of attorney.
06/15/2017 - See remarks for effective date
HCR 17 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (DEM-TX)
Urging Congress to preserve the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
07/24/2017 - Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 54 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (DEM-TX)
Urging Congress to keep the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
03/07/2017 - Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
HCR 73 - Rep. Roberto Alonzo (DEM-TX)
Expressing support for a $15 per hour minimum wage.
03/31/2017 - Referred to Business & Industry
HCR 81 - Rep. Travis Clardy (REP-TX)
Commending mental health professionals for their contributions to the state on the occasion of National Mental Health Month.
05/10/2017 - Signed by the Governor
HR 1000 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating George Marshall on his receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1001 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Abigail Martinez on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
05/30/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1002 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Ashley Martinez on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1003 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Cassandra Medina on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1004 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Adriana Meza on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1005 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Lisa Molina on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1006 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Bridget Nuncio on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1007 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Joanna Olivarez on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1008 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Margo Rodriguez on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1009 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Cleofas Rodriguez on his receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1010 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Sheila Simmons on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1011 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Carol Smith on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1012 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Monesa Torres on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1014 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Heather Trevino on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1015 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Anna Zarling on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1016 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Jessica P. Aguirre on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1017 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Brittany Palacios on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1123 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Recognizing Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County employees for their service.
04/12/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1124 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Diane Lowrance on her retirement as chief executive officer of the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/12/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1200 - Rep. Drew Springer (REP-TX)
Commemorating the 90th anniversary of Fischer's Meat Market in Muenster.
04/23/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1223 - Lucio III
Congratulating Jesus ""Chuy"" Garcia Jr. on his appointment as justice of the peace for Precinct 3, Place 1, in Cameron County.
04/23/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1315 - Rep. Poncho Nevarez (DEM-TX)
Commemorating the launch of the 2017 ChildSafe Cardboard Kids campaign in Del Rio.
05/03/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1364 - Rep. Dade Phelan (REP-TX)
Commemorating the 20th anniversary of Inspire, Encourage, Achieve of Beaumont.
04/12/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1385 - Rep. Drew Darby (REP-TX)
In memory of Jerry Kelley of Helotes.
04/19/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1400 - Rep. Gina Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Travis County Mental Health Public Defender office.
04/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1426 - Rep. J.D. Sheffield (REP-TX)
Recognizing April 24-28, 2017, as Every Kid Healthy Week in Texas.
05/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1506 - Rep. J.D. Sheffield (REP-TX)
Recognizing April 24-28, 2017, as Every Kid Healthy Week in Texas.
05/10/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1645 - Rep. Charles Anderson (REP-TX)
In memory of former state representative Thomas Paul Moore Jr. of Waco.
05/11/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1649 - Rep. Joseph Moody (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Sharon Butterworth of El Paso on receiving the Texas Impact Award from Mental Health America of Texas.
05/03/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 165 - Rep. Andrew Murr (REP-TX)
Commemorating the Pioneers Youth Leadership State Leadership Forum.
02/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1848 - Rep. Stan Lambert (REP-TX)
Honoring Chris Kyker of Abilene for her public service.
05/17/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1919 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Commending the Governor William P. Clements Jr. Scholars for their service to the State of Texas.
05/12/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 1957 - Rep. Harold Dutton (DEM-TX)
In memory of Richard ""Racehorse"" Haynes.
05/19/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 20 - Rep. Dustin Burrows (REP-TX)
In memory of Bobbie Ray ""Rip"" Griffin of Lubbock.
08/16/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2004 - Wu
In memory of Richard ""Racehorse"" Haynes.
05/29/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2036 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Gary Majors on his appointment as constable of Fort Bend County, Precinct 2.
05/29/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2107 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Renita Newton on her receipt of a Community Service Award from the TRIO Islanders Organization at Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi.
05/29/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2137 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating George Ann Voss on her receipt of a Superstar Award from the Student Support Services--STEM program at Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi.
05/29/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 231 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
In memory of Kristi Couvillon-Wise of Austin.
08/11/2017 - Referred to Rules & Resolutions
HR 2329 - Rep. Jarvis Johnson (DEM-TX)
Honoring the Houston Vitiligo Awareness Movement.
05/26/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2351 - Rep. Jarvis Johnson (DEM-TX)
Commending Paul Teas for his service as a mental health policy analyst intern in the office of State Representative Jarvis Johnson.
05/30/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2401 - Rep. Donna Howard (DEM-TX)
Honoring Ellen Fontana for her service as Capitol nurse practitioner.
05/30/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2423 - Rep. James White (REP-TX)
Commending Janis Reinken for her service as chief clerk and general counsel of the House Corrections Committee.
05/30/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2496 - Rep. Jeff Leach (REP-TX)
Honoring the Morgan Foundation for its work to improve research on eating disorders.
05/31/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2525 - Rep. Eric Johnson (DEM-TX)
Expressing support for the selection of Dallas as host of the 2036 Texas Bicentennial Exposition.
05/31/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2544 - Rep. John Zerwas (REP-TX)
Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1.
05/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2613 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Congratulating Elizabeth Kerpon and Henry Farley on their wedding.
05/31/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2647 - Rep. Roland Gutierrez (DEM-TX)
Recognizing June 27, 2017, as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day and the month of June as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month in Texas.
05/31/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2688 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Recognizing May 2018 as National Mental Health Month.
05/31/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2720 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Honoring the Panhandle Behavioral Health Alliance for its efforts to improve the region's mental health care system.
05/31/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 2726 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Commending Sandra Talton for her service as committee director for the House Select Committee on Mental Health and for the House Committee on Public Health.
05/31/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 275 - Rep. Nicole Collier (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Roy Brooks of the Tarrant County Commissioners Court on his election as president of the National Association of Counties.
08/15/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 287 - Rep. Nicole Collier (DEM-TX)
Honoring Representative Toni Rose on the occasion of her birthday.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Rules & Resolutions
HR 291 - Rep. Nicole Collier (DEM-TX)
Honoring Representative Toni Rose on the occasion of her birthday.
02/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 293 - Rep. Cindy Burkett (REP-TX)
Recognizing February 7, 2017, as Child Protection and Home Visiting Day at the State Capitol.
02/08/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 321 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Recognizing February 8, 2017, as Mental Illness Awareness Day at the State Capitol.
02/09/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 355 - Rep. Lance Gooden (REP-TX)
Congratulating Richard Sanders on his retirement as Henderson County judge in 2018.
08/17/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 4 - Rep. John Smithee (REP-TX)
Adopting the rules of the House for the 85th Legislature.
01/11/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 418 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Wanda Adams on her election as president of the Houston Independent School District Board of Education.
03/13/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 463 - Rep. Shawn Thierry (DEM-TX)
In memory of Kristi Couvillon-Wise of Austin.
08/15/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 559 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (DEM-TX)
Recognizing March 2, 2017, as Texas Head Start Day at the State Capitol.
05/30/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 586 - Rep. Paul Workman (REP-TX)
Recognizing March 15, 2017, as Parent Association for the Retarded of Texas Day at the State Capitol.
03/17/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 59 - Rep. Roberto Alonzo (DEM-TX)
Recognizing the month beginning March 31, 2017, as Cesar Chavez Farmworker Appreciation Month.
02/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 600 - Rep. Diego Bernal (DEM-TX)
Recognizing March 6, 2017, as Texas Social Work Day at the State Capitol.
03/07/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 61 - Rep. Roberto Alonzo (DEM-TX)
Recognizing the month beginning March 31, 2018, as Cesar Chavez Farmworker Appreciation Month.
02/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 620 - Rep. Nicole Collier (DEM-TX)
Recognizing February 23, 2017, as House District 95 Day at the State Capitol.
03/02/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 643 - Rep. Bobby Guerra (DEM-TX)
Recognizing March 22, 2017, as Texas Easter Seals Day at the State Capitol.
03/13/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 646 - Rep. Ron Reynolds (DEM-TX)
Recognizing March 1, 2017, as Texas Head Start Day at the State Capitol.
03/03/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 694 - Rep. Hugh Shine (REP-TX)
In memory of Robert Allan Ozment of Temple.
03/20/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 699 - Rep. Charles Anderson (REP-TX)
Congratulating Lieutenant Johnny Spillman on his retirement from the McLennan County Sheriff's Office.
03/17/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 701 - Rep. Charles Anderson (REP-TX)
Congratulating Captain Bubba Colyer on his retirement from the McLennan County Sheriff's Office.
03/17/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 737 - Rep. Tracy King (DEM-TX)
Recognizing March 21, 2017, as Dimmit County Day at the State Capitol.
03/17/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 765 - Rep. Jay Dean (REP-TX)
Commending Chris Davis for his donation to the Miracle League of East Texas.
03/17/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 79 - Rep. Roberto Alonzo (DEM-TX)
Commemorating the 115th anniversary of Oak Cliff's annexation to Dallas in 2018.
02/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 81 - Rep. Roberto Alonzo (DEM-TX)
Commemorating the 114th anniversary of Oak Cliff's annexation to Dallas in 2017.
02/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 812 - Rep. Four Price (REP-TX)
Commemorating the 125th anniversary of Amarillo National Bank.
03/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 868 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Alyssa N. Lopez on her receipt of an Outstanding Employee Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
03/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 869 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Mary Elizabeth Slusher on her receipt of an Outstanding Employee Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
03/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 870 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Brandi Lynn Brast on her receipt of an Outstanding Employee Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
03/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 871 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Heather S. Aleman on her receipt of an Outstanding Employee Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
03/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 872 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Nora P. Martin on her receipt of an Outstanding Employee Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
03/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 873 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Daniella Gonzalez on her receipt of an Outstanding Employee Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
03/28/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 986 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Laura Barrientos on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 987 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Bonnie Boone on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 988 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Elenita Candia on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 989 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Lisa Cantu on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 990 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Christopher Carroll on his receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 991 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Cynthia Castillo on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/05/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 992 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Mark Castro on his receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 993 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Ernest De La Garza on his receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 994 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Katie Fry on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 995 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Susan Funes on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 996 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Vicki Guerra on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 997 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Monica Hernandez on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 998 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Brenda Ibarra on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
HR 999 - Rep. Abel Herrero (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Laurel Kanipe on her receipt of a 2016 Above and Beyond Award from the Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County.
04/04/2017 - Reported enrolled
S 1576 - Perry
Civil Commitment of Sexually Violent Predators
04/27/2017 - From HOUSE Committee on CORRECTIONS: Reported favorably.
Relates to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the State Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increases a criminal penalty.
S 1633 - Perry
Provision of Pharmacy Services through a Telepharmacy
04/27/2017 - Passed SENATE. *****To HOUSE.
Relates to the provision of pharmacy services through a telepharmacy system; establishes a remote dispensing site license.
S 1688 - Lucio Ed
Establishment of the Student Mental Health Division
04/27/2017 - Left pending in committee.
Relates to the establishment of the student mental health division within the State Education Agency.
S 27 - Campbell
Mental Health Program for Veterans
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates to the mental health program for veterans.
S 382 - Burton
Donation of Unused Prescription Drugs
04/28/2017 - Placed on intent calendar 05/01/2017.
Relates to donation of unused prescription drugs; authorizes a fee.
S 496 - Uresti
Participation of the School of Osteopathic Medicine
04/27/2017 - Committee report printed and distributed.
Relates to the participation of the school of osteopathic medicine at the University of the Incarnate Word in certain state programs supporting medical residency programs.
S 55 - Zaffirini
Patient Reported Outcomes Registry Study
04/28/2017 - Placed on intent calendar 05/01/2017.
Relates to a study of the use of a patient reported outcomes registry in conjunction with health coverage for certain governmental employees.
S 599 - Burton
Deferral and Reduction or Waiver of Certain Surcharges
04/28/2017 - Not again placed on intent calendar.
Relates to the deferral and reduction or waiver of certain surcharges assessed under the driver responsibility program.
S 74 - Nelson
Behavioral Health Services Provision
04/28/2017 - Scheduled for public hearing 5/02/2017.
Relates to the provision of certain behavioral health services to children, adolescents, and their families under a contract with a managed care organization.
SB 1 - Sen. Paul Bettencourt (REP-TX)
Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate.
08/15/2017 - Senate appoints conferees-reported
SB 1011 - Sen. Joan Huffman (REP-TX)
Relating to the establishment of an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1021 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Relating to reports on the consolidation and certain functions of the health and human services system, including advisory committees within the system, and the re-creation of the Texas system of care framework.
05/29/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 1022 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Relating to the transfer of the licensing and regulation of certain counseling professions to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1039 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Relating to the filing requirements for certain documents in mental health cases.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 11 - Sen. Charles Schwertner (REP-TX)
Relating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies or under contract with a state agency, including foster care, child protective, relative and kinship caregiver support, prevention and early intervention health care, and adoption ...
05/31/2017 - See remarks for effective date
SB 1104 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to human sexuality education in public schools.
03/07/2017 - Referred to Education
SB 1107 - Sen. Charles Schwertner (REP-TX)
Relating to telemedicine and telehealth services.
05/27/2017 - See remarks for effective date
SB 1111 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the employment of certain persons with disabilities.
03/07/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 114 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of sex offender treatment providers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, chemical dependency counselors, and social workers to the ...
08/12/2017 - Co-author authorized
SB 1154 - Sen. Jose Menendez (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for serious mental illness under certain group health benefit plans.
03/09/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1178 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district in Denton County and the jurisdiction of certain county criminal courts in Denton.
03/09/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
SB 1183 - Sen. Charles Perry (REP-TX)
Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and to the period for which a person may be committed to receive certain temporary mental health services.
05/20/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1186 - Sen. Royce West (DEM-TX)
Relating to requirements for mental health assignment certification for municipal police departments and sheriff's departments.
03/09/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 119 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Relating to bonuses for public school classroom teachers and state assistance for the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program; making an appropriation.
08/04/2017 - Filed
SB 1208 - Sen. Charles Schwertner (REP-TX)
Relating to the licensing of certain facilities, homes, and agencies that provide child-care services.
05/19/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1218 - Sen. Borris Miles (DEM-TX)
Relating to transitional child-care services in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
04/05/2017 - Left pending in committee
SB 1236 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to child custody evaluations; creating an offense.
03/13/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
SB 1240 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prescriptive authority of certain psychologists; authorizing a fee.
03/13/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1254 - Sen. Van Taylor (REP-TX)
Relating to the practice of and the billing codes used by certain mental health professionals.
03/13/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1257 - Sen. Joan Huffman (REP-TX)
Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.
03/13/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1268 - Sen. Kel Seliger (REP-TX)
Relating to the taxing power of the North Plains Groundwater Conservation District.
05/21/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1313 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the identification and assessment of defendants suspected of having mental illness or intellectual disability.
03/14/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1325 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to authorizing counties to establish public guardians to serve as guardians for certain incapacitated persons.
05/20/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1326 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and to certain duties of the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System related to persons with mental illness.
06/12/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1329 - Sen. Joan Huffman (REP-TX)
Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government; increasing a fee.
06/15/2017 - See remarks for effective date
SB 1338 - Sen. John Whitmire (DEM-TX)
Relating to bail and to judicial education regarding bail practices.
05/23/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1349 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles over real property and to the transfer of specific property from the Texas Department of Transportation.
05/28/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 1369 - Sen. Jose Menendez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prosecution for the offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.
05/18/2017 - Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1376 - Sen. Dawn Buckingham (REP-TX)
Relating to a joint interim study regarding the state's response to modifications to federal health care laws.
05/12/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
SB 139 - Sen. Van Taylor (REP-TX)
Relating to the applicability of adverse licensing, listing, or registration decisions by certain health and human services agencies.
05/11/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1427 - Sen. Kelly Hancock (REP-TX)
Relating to providing information regarding perinatal hospice care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and criminal offenses.
03/22/2017 - Co-author authorized
SB 1428 - Sen. Van Taylor (REP-TX)
Relating to the provision of mental health telemedicine medical services.
03/20/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1488 - Sen. Royce West (DEM-TX)
Relating to nonsubstantive additions to, revisions of, and corrections in enacted codes, to the nonsubstantive codification or disposition of various laws omitted from enacted codes, and to conforming codifications enacted by the 84th Legislature to other Acts of that legislature.
06/01/2017 - See remarks for effective date
SB 1509 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to eligibility requirements for the repayment of certain mental health professional education loans.
03/20/2017 - Referred to Higher Education
SB 1533 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to mental health first aid training for university employees.
05/19/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 1567 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (REP-TX)
Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program.
03/21/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1576 - Sen. Charles Perry (REP-TX)
Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators, the operation of the Texas Civil Commitment Office, and certain related offenses; increasing a criminal penalty.
05/18/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1583 - Sen. Sylvia Garcia (DEM-TX)
Relating to the commitment of a defendant who is found incompetent to stand trial and who is a person with an intellectual disability.
03/21/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 16 - Sen. Robert Nichols (REP-TX)
Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun.
05/26/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1622 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of a statewide alert system for missing military members.
05/02/2017 - Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
SB 1623 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Relating to certain persons who are acquitted by reason of insanity in a criminal case and who are dangerous to the person's self.
03/21/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1624 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Relating to the definition of ""non-physician mental health professional"" for purposes of the Texas Mental Health Code.
03/21/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 165 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression; providing an administrative penalty; creating an offense.
01/25/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
SB 1653 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who have been determined incompetent to stand trial.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1687 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to a list of best practice-based programs and research-based practices in certain areas for implementation in public schools.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Education
SB 1688 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the establishment of the student mental health division within the Texas Education Agency.
04/27/2017 - Left pending in committee
SB 1689 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to confidential mental health screenings for students in public primary and secondary schools.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Education
SB 1691 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the commissioner of education establishing an annual conference on methods to improve the mental health of students in public schools.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Education
SB 1692 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of a nutrition education task force.
05/18/2017 - Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1694 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to suicide prevention training for certain mental health professionals.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1699 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to a model framework to address certain barriers to student learning.
05/02/2017 - Left pending in committee
SB 17 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (REP-TX)
Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.
08/16/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 1700 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to uniform reporting of information concerning protective orders, concerning magistrate's orders for emergency protection, and concerning conditions of bond imposed on a person awaiting trial in a family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking case.
03/22/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
SB 1722 - Sen. John Whitmire (DEM-TX)
Relating to the eligibility of a firefighter or a peace officer for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder.
03/22/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1740 - Sen. Borris Miles (DEM-TX)
Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with an intellectual disability.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1741 - Sen. Borris Miles (DEM-TX)
Relating to attorneys in certain counties who are qualified for appointment to represent a defendant with a mental illness.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1776 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to the administration and operation of the Medicaid program in a managed care model.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 179 - Sen. Jose Menendez (DEM-TX)
Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students; increasing a criminal penalty.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 180 - Sen. Jose Menendez (DEM-TX)
Relating to student harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying.
03/14/2017 - Co-author authorized
SB 1839 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (REP-TX)
Relating to the preparation, certification, and classification of and professional development for public school educators.
06/12/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 1844 - Sen. Donna Campbell (REP-TX)
Relating to the administration of and eligibility for participation in a veterans treatment court program and the issuance of orders of nondisclosure for certain participants who successfully complete that program.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1849 - Sen. John Whitmire (DEM-TX)
Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, to the confinement, conviction, or release of those individuals, and to grants supporting populations that are more likely to interact frequently with law ...
06/15/2017 - See remarks for effective date
SB 1857 - Sen. John Whitmire (DEM-TX)
Relating to the exchange of certain information between the Department of Family and Protective Services or certain foster care services contractors and a state or local juvenile justice agency.
05/05/2017 - Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
SB 1860 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to agreements between this state and other jurisdictions concerning reciprocal licensure of mental health professionals.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1861 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to a comprehensive plan for increasing and improving the workforce in this state that serves persons with mental health and substance use issues.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1862 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the development of initiatives to reduce veteran suicides in this state.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 1872 - Sen. Brandon Creighton (REP-TX)
Relating to the medical authorization required to release protected health information in a health care liability claim.
03/23/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 19 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to decrease participants' health insurance costs for certain health benefit plans administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
08/14/2017 - Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 1912 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to certain notice requirements and filing requirements in court proceedings involving persons with mental illness and representation of proposed patients in proceedings for court-ordered mental health services.
06/15/2017 - Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1913 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to the administrative, civil, and criminal consequences, including fines, fees, and costs, imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses.
06/15/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1922 - Sen. Charles Schwertner (REP-TX)
Relating to contract requirements for prescription drug benefits provided by Medicaid managed care organizations and a study regarding Medicaid prior authorization requirements for certain prescription drugs.
05/23/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1923 - Sen. Charles Schwertner (REP-TX)
Relating to infrastructure funding for state hospital facilities and other state facilities, including the creation of the state hospital fund.
05/11/2017 - Referred to Appropriations
SB 1929 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (REP-TX)
Relating to maternal mortality and morbidity and pregnancy-related deaths, including postpartum depression.
05/27/2017 - House appoints conferees-reported
SB 1960 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to firearm safety awareness; decreasing the application and license fee for a license to carry a handgun.
03/27/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
SB 1967 - Sen. Brandon Creighton (REP-TX)
Relating to modification of certain prescription drug benefits and coverage offered by certain health benefit plans.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1986 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of an advisory committee on mental health issues affecting veterans within the Texas Veterans Commission.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 1988 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain local laws concerning water and wastewater special districts, including conforming amendments.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2001 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the conduct that constitutes the practice of psychology.
05/23/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2016 - Sen. Brandon Creighton (REP-TX)
Relating to parental administrations for certain adults with intellectual disabilities and the prosecution of a related criminal offense.
04/18/2017 - Co-author authorized
SB 2018 - Sen. Brandon Creighton (REP-TX)
Relating to the donation of sick leave by state employees.
03/27/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2039 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to the development and use of instructional modules and training for public schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and sex trafficking and participation by the human trafficking prevention task force in that development.
06/12/2017 - See remarks for effective date
SB 2050 - Sen. Larry Taylor (REP-TX)
Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods.
03/28/2017 - Referred to Education
SB 2128 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Relating to the Health and Human Services Commission's procurement and oversight of managed care organization contracts serving individuals in Texas Medicaid with serious mental illness.
03/28/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2186 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to the Live Oak Underground Water Conservation District.
06/12/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 2190 - Sen. Joan Huffman (REP-TX)
Relating to the public retirement systems of certain municipalities.
05/31/2017 - Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 2193 - Sen. Dawn Buckingham (REP-TX)
Relating to the regulation of certain aggregate production operations by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; authorizing an increase in the amount of a fee.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 220 - Sen. Jose Menendez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain mental health facilities.
01/25/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
SB 2217 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (REP-TX)
Relating to state fiscal matters.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Finance
SB 2223 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to Medicaid funding in this state, including the federal government's participation in that funding.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2224 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to health benefit plan coverage in this state.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 2235 - Sen. Jose Menendez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of a mental health jail diversion and crisis stabilization unit pilot program.
03/29/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2238 - Sen. Sylvia Garcia (DEM-TX)
Relating to certain sexual offenses and certain other offenses involving conduct of a sexual nature, including the creation of the criminal offenses of sexual coercion, indecent assault, and possession or promotion of lewd visual material depicting a child, and to certain criminal acts committed in ...
05/23/2017 - Placed on General State Calendar
SB 256 - Sen. Van Taylor (REP-TX)
Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain victims of family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking of persons.
05/19/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 27 - Sen. Donna Campbell (REP-TX)
Relating to the mental health program for veterans and to the authority to establish a trauma affected veterans clinical care and research center at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 292 - Sen. Joan Huffman (REP-TX)
Relating to the creation of grant programs to reduce recidivism, arrest, and incarceration of individuals with mental illness.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 3 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (REP-TX)
Relating to the regulation of certain facilities and activities of political subdivisions, including public school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools.
08/15/2017 - Co-author authorized
SB 303 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Board of Law Examiners.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 305 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Nursing and to the regulation of the practice of nursing.
03/06/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 311 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of sex offender treatment providers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, chemical dependency counselors, and social workers to the ...
03/06/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 314 - Sen. Charles Schwertner (REP-TX)
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Optometry Board; authorizing a reduction in fees.
06/01/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 315 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to the enforcement of subpoenas, the regulation of pain management clinics, and the adoption of guidelines for prescribing certain opioids by the Texas Medical Board.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 340 - Sen. Charles Perry (REP-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.
01/30/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 344 - Sen. Royce West (DEM-TX)
Relating to the authority of emergency medical services personnel of certain emergency medical services providers to transport a person for emergency detention.
06/09/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 38 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression; providing an administrative penalty; creating a criminal offense.
07/13/2017 - Filed
SB 39 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to estates and to guardianships, substitutes for guardianships, and durable powers of attorney for persons with disabilities or who are incapacitated.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 397 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (REP-TX)
Relating to the consultation policies of local mental health authorities with respect to sheriffs and their representatives.
05/19/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 4 - Sen. Charles Perry (REP-TX)
Relating to the enforcement by campus police departments and certain local governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and to related duties and liability of certain persons in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.
05/07/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 411 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the participation of campus-based mental health professionals in certain health benefit plans.
02/01/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 43 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.
07/14/2017 - Filed
SB 44 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs.
07/17/2017 - Filed
SB 489 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to recommendations regarding instruction in public schools to prevent the use of e-cigarettes.
05/28/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 50 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to the offense of hazing.
05/19/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 512 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the form and revocation of medical powers of attorney.
02/06/2017 - Referred to State Affairs
SB 529 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students.
05/18/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 556 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the release on parole of certain inmates convicted of an offense committed when younger than 18 years of age; changing parole eligibility.
02/08/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 578 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the creation by the Health and Human Services Commission of a veteran suicide prevention action plan.
06/09/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 582 - Sen. John Whitmire (DEM-TX)
Relating to the discharge of a prisoner from a county jail.
05/19/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 584 - Sen. Royce West (DEM-TX)
Relating to guidelines for prescribing opioid antagonists.
06/01/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 589 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Relating to the licensing and regulation of behavior analysts and assistant behavior analysts; requiring an occupational license; imposing fees.
06/15/2017 - See remarks for effective date
SB 602 - Sen. Juan Hinojosa (DEM-TX)
Relating to the establishment of a restructuring commission to evaluate each state supported living center.
05/12/2017 - Referred to Human Services
SB 613 - Sen. John Whitmire (DEM-TX)
Relating to services provided by the Health and Human Services Commission to sexually violent offenders who are incompetent to attend sex offender treatment.
05/29/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 653 - Sen. Van Taylor (REP-TX)
Relating to the eligibility of certain employees or annuitants convicted of certain felony offenses.
05/18/2017 - Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 679 - Sen. Kelly Hancock (REP-TX)
Relating to the authority of chiropractors to form certain business entities with certain other professions.
06/01/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 681 - Sen. Kelly Hancock (REP-TX)
Relating to the licensing and authority of advanced practice registered nurses.
02/15/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 7 - Sen. Paul Bettencourt (REP-TX)
Relating to improper relationships between educators and students and reporting of educator misconduct; creating a criminal offense and expanding the applicability of an existing offense; authorizing an administrative penalty.
05/26/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 73 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Relating to leave policy and procedures for state employees.
06/09/2017 - Effective on 9/1/17
SB 76 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression.
07/18/2017 - Filed
SB 773 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Relating to the authority of a judge to compel a criminal defendant who lacks capacity to take psychoactive medication.
05/20/2017 - Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 8 - Sen. Brandon Creighton (REP-TX)
Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for elective abortion.
07/27/2017 - Received from the Senate
SB 80 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Relating to certain required reports prepared by state agencies and other governmental entities.
05/21/2017 - House passage as amended reported
SB 808 - Sen. Borris Miles (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.
02/22/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 817 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to certain mental health screenings under the Texas Health Steps program.
04/26/2017 - Left pending in committee
SB 819 - Sen. Jose Rodriguez (DEM-TX)
Relating to the execution of a declaration for mental health treatment.
02/27/2017 - Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 82 - Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (REP-TX)
Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.
07/21/2017 - Left pending in committee
SB 848 - Sen. Don Huffines (REP-TX)
Relating to the licensing and regulation of providers of driver and traffic safety education.
06/09/2017 - Effective immediately
SB 857 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (REP-TX)
Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees.
02/27/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 860 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders.
04/12/2017 - Committee report printed and distributed
SB 861 - Sen. Judith Zaffirini (DEM-TX)
Relating to coverage for serious mental illness, other disorders, and chemical dependency under certain health benefit plans.
02/27/2017 - Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 941 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (REP-TX)
Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.
03/01/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 967 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Relating to the prosecution of the offenses of sexual assault and aggravated sexual assault.
03/01/2017 - Referred to Criminal Justice
SCR 52 - Taylor L
The Care Veterans Deserve Act
04/26/2017 - Considered in public hearing.
Urges Congress to pass the Care Veterans Deserve Act; enhances and expands major reforms of the Veterans' Choice Act; includes allowing access to walk-in clinics without preauthorization or copayment, the expansion of VA pharmacy hours, telemedicine, and extends the Veterans Choice Card program.
SCR 60 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (REP-TX)
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 1839.
05/28/2017 - Received by the Secretary of the Senate
SR 135 - Sen. Sylvia Garcia (DEM-TX)
Recognizing August 22, 2017, as Michael Pollard-YOGI Bear Mentoring Day.
08/14/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 141 - Sen. Joan Huffman (REP-TX)
Recognizing February 8, 2017, as Mental Illness Awareness Day.
02/08/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 246 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Recognizing Tropical Texas Behavioral Health on the occasion of its 50th anniversary.
02/21/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 273 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
In memory of Richard Moya.
02/22/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 290 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Recognizing the 80th annual Charro Days Fiesta.
02/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 30 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
In memory of Emily Irene Hamrick Harding.
07/19/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 341 - Sen. Sylvia Garcia (DEM-TX)
Recognizing March 6, 2017, as Texas Social Work Day.
03/06/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 428 - Sen. Robert Nichols (REP-TX)
Recognizing parents and family members of individuals with intellectual disabilities.
03/15/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 470 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Recognizing March 21, 2017, as Dimmit County Day.
03/21/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 549 - Sen. Bob Hall (REP-TX)
Recognizing April 2017 as Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month.
04/12/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 560 - Sen. John Whitmire (DEM-TX)
Recognizing Sylvester Turner for his contributions to Houston and the state.
04/03/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 578 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
Recognizing the Travis County Mental Health Public Defender Office on the occasion of its 10th anniversary.
04/05/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 599 - Sen. Kirk Watson (DEM-TX)
In memory of Joe Sawyer.
04/10/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 605 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Recognizing the Cameron County Mental Health Task Force on the occasion of its 10th anniversary.
04/10/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 665 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Recognizing April 24-28, 2017, as Every Kid Healthy Week.
04/24/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 678 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Recognizing Gonzalez Place tavern on the occasion of its 60th anniversary.
04/26/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 740 - Sen. Don Huffines (REP-TX)
Recognizing the fifth class of Governor William P. Clements Jr. Scholars for their commitment to public service.
05/09/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 745 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Recognizing Four Price for receiving the Mary Elizabeth Holdsworth Butt Award for Mental Health.
05/08/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 757 - Sen. Bryan Hughes (REP-TX)
Recognizing Rebecca Simpson on the occasion of her retirement.
05/10/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 770 - Sen. Carlos Uresti (DEM-TX)
Congratulating Fred Hines on the occasion of his retirement.
05/16/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 772 - Sen. Eddie Lucio (DEM-TX)
Recognizing Conrado Lucio for his public service.
05/15/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 894 - Sen. Borris Miles (DEM-TX)
Recognizing the John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science.
05/25/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 899 - Sen. Jane Nelson (REP-TX)
Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction on SB 1.
05/27/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 91 - Sen. Charles Perry (REP-TX)
Recognizing February 7, 2017, as Child Protection and Home Visiting Day.
02/07/2017 - Reported enrolled
SR 96 - Sen. Donna Campbell (REP-TX)
Recognizing Walter Penk for his achievements in the field of mental illness treatments for veterans.
02/06/2017 - Reported enrolled
 
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