Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Sen. Juan Hinojosa
85th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 12/12/2017

Number of Bills: 4

SB 16 Author: Taylor, Larry | Bettencourt | Burton | Campbell | Garcia | et al.
Coauthor: Zaffirini | Hinojosa
Sponsor: King, Phil
Last Action: 08/14/2017 H Passed to 3rd reading as amended
Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to recommend improvements to the public school finance system.

SB 17 Author: Kolkhorst | Huffman | Nelson
Coauthor: Miles | West | Zaffirini | Creighton | Lucio | et al.
Sponsor: Burkett | Davis, Sarah | Klick | Walle | Thierry
Last Action: 08/16/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.

SB 19 Author: Nelson | Campbell | Estes | Huffman | Hughes | et al.
Coauthor: Bettencourt | Birdwell | Schwertner | West | Hinojosa
Sponsor: Zerwas | Darby | VanDeaver | Howard | Ashby
Last Action: 08/14/2017 H Calendars Committee rule adopted
Caption: 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.

SJR 6 Author: Rodríguez | Garcia | Menéndez | Watson | West | et al.
Coauthor: Miles | Hinojosa
Last Action: 07/14/2017 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay at least 50 percent of the cost of maintaining and operating the public school system and prohibiting the comptroller from certifying legislation containing an appropriation unless the requirement is met.

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