Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. John Whitmire
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/21/2017

Number of Bills: 35

Sponsor (35):
HB 121 Author: Fletcher | Canales | Bell | Pickett | Flynn
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an alternative means of payment of certain past due criminal fines and court costs.

HB 207 Author: Leach | Canales | Shaheen | Moody | Simpson
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to creating the offense of voyeurism; providing a penalty.

HB 372 Author: Riddle | White, James | Murphy | Deshotel
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the monitoring of the Internet access of certain sex offenders placed on community supervision or released on parole or to mandatory supervision.

HB 549 Author: Johnson, Eric | Romero, Jr. | Stickland | Wu | Rose
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to certain duties of the Commission on Jail Standards regarding visitation periods for county jail prisoners.

HB 593 Author: Collier | Geren | Giddings | Burns | Hughes
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to canine encounter training for peace officers.

HB 643 Author: Harless
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the procedures for discharging bail in certain criminal proceedings.

HB 872 Author: Raymond | Guillen
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the reactivation of a peace officer license; authorizing fees.

HB 1036 Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for certain injuries or deaths caused by peace officers and for certain injuries or deaths of peace officers.

HB 1061 Author: Turner, Chris | Herrero | Fletcher | Villalba
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of interference with public duties.

HB 1083 Author: Márquez | Guillen | Rose | Collier
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to a mental health assessment of certain inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1101 Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to extending the period over which the balance of the system benefit fund is to be eliminated.

HB 1140 Author: Israel | White, James | King, Susan | Coleman | Stickland
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the confinement of pregnant prisoners in county jails.

HB 1363 Author: Johnson, Eric | Thompson, Senfronia | Riddle | Harless | Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of prostitution; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1490 Author: Huberty | Deshotel | Romero, Jr. | Reynolds
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/30/2015 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to public school interventions for truancy and eliminating a criminal penalty and authorizing a civil penalty for truancy.

HB 1595 Author: Murr | Thompson, Ed
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to testing certain defendants or confined persons for communicable diseases.

HB 1855 Author: Rose
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to training, continuing education, and weapons proficiency standards for correctional officers employed by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 2150 Author: Alvarado | Herrero | Riddle | Moody | Wu
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the organization of a grand jury.

HB 2299 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain laws concerning community supervision granted in criminal cases, including conforming amendments.

HB 2300 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to eliminating telegraph transmission as a method to communicate certain information in a criminal case.

HB 2301 Author: Riddle | Guillen | Miller, Rick | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 21 2015 10:44PM
Caption: Relating to time credits awarded against the cumulative period of commitment or treatment of certain defendants determined to be incompetent to stand trial.

HB 2302 Author: Riddle | Rose
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/24/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 24 2015 10:22PM
Caption: Relating to the mandatory dismissal of misdemeanor charges against certain defendants determined to be incompetent to stand trial.

HB 2316 Author: Márquez | White, James | Nevárez
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/25/2015 S Considered in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the authority of the asset management division of the General Land Office to sell real property to a federally recognized Indian tribe.

HB 2372 Author: Dutton
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to training requirements for juvenile correctional officers employed by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.

HB 2398 Author: White, James | Reynolds
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to court jurisdiction and procedures relating to truancy; establishing judicial donation trust funds; providing criminal penalties; imposing a court cost.

HB 2536 Author: Harless | Dutton | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to jurisdiction in an eminent domain proceeding in Harris County.

HB 2684 Author: Giddings | Walle
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a model training curriculum and to the required training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers.

HB 3211 Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to training requirements for peace officers appointed to supervisory positions.

HB 3387 Author: Krause | Murphy | White, James | Fallon
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to sex offender treatment as a condition of parole or mandatory supervision for certain releasees.

HB 3724 Author: Herrero
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the consideration of certain scientific evidence constituting the basis for an application for a writ of habeas corpus.

HB 3884 Author: Dutton
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/23/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 23 2015 2:36AM
Caption: Relating to the carrying of knives; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3888 Author: Dutton
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Barrett Management District.

HCR 45 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 02/05/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Thursday, January 22, 2015, and ending on Monday, January 26, 2015.

HCR 48 Author: Kuempel
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 02/05/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Inviting the governor to address a joint session of the legislature on February 17, 2015.

HCR 50 Author: Simpson
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 02/17/2015 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Thursday, January 29, 2015, and ending on Monday, February 2, 2015.

HCR 53 Author: Landgraf
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 02/17/2015 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Inviting the chief justice of the Supreme Court of Texas to address a joint session of the legislature on February 18, 2015.

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