Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jarvis D. Johnson
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/23/2017

Number of Bills: 59

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (42):
HB 287 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the definitions of abuse and neglect of a child applicable to investigations of abuse and neglect in certain facilities.

HB 309 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a home and community-based services program under Medicaid for certain persons with severe and persistent mental illness.

HB 310 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 04/26/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the use of the compensatory education allotment for a school district's school guidance and counseling program.

HB 311 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to public education and public school finance matters.

HB 312 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 1 2017 3:20PM
Caption: Relating to the creation and administration of a disaster recovery fund.

HB 313 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Thompson, Ed | Paul
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the higher education fund, the management of investments of the permanent university fund, and the allocation and distribution of certain constitutional revenues to the University of Houston.

HB 314 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the functions of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.

HB 315 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to a grant available to school districts to provide services to students residing in care and treatment facilities and residential placement facilities.

HB 374 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Arévalo | Bell | Thierry | Giddings
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission provide certain employment information for secondary school students.

HB 430 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Giddings
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 21 2017 12:03PM
Caption: Relating to outcomes-based funding for general academic teaching institutions.

HB 571 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.

HB 596 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Guillen
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the duration of an appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 603 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Dutton
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the adoption of a physical fitness test by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.

HB 625 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regular psychological examination of peace officers by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.

HB 795 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to public school accountability

HB 813 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.

HB 814 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 21 2017 12:03PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches.

HB 932 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Wu | Giddings
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the collection of information concerning the number of juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care.

HB 1179 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Arévalo
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 21 2017 5:26PM
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade awarded in each class.

HB 1421 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Thierry
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a report by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice regarding inmate grievances.

HB 1703 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | White
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the discharge by certain defendants of fines and costs through community service.

HB 1705 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to curriculum requirements in American history at institutions of higher education.

HB 1870 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Thompson, Senfronia | White | Deshotel | Giddings
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to nonemergency medical transportation, shipping logistics, and coordination services for state agencies.

HB 1949 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Mar 14 2017 4:01PM
Caption: Relating to establishing a pilot program in designated public high schools in certain municipalities for placement of students in Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps programs as an alternative to placement in disciplinary or juvenile justice alternative education programs.

HB 2193 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to certain filing fees for candidates in a primary election.

HB 3100 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the manner in which a majority is determined for the purpose of filling a vacancy in nomination.

HB 3715 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to statewide alerts for missing adults.

HB 3730 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students.

HB 3778 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Rose | Coleman | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Relating to the adoption and administration of certain assessment instruments in primary and secondary education.

HR 234 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 6:29PM
Caption: Commemorating the 10th anniversary of Prince's Super Bowl concert.

HR 235 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 7:29PM
Caption: Congratulating Frankie Allen Smith of Houston on her 100th birthday.

HR 349 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 6:03PM
Caption: Commemorating the 55th anniversary of the Good Samaritan Missionary Baptist Church in Houston.

HR 1343 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Reynolds
Last Action: 04/21/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 21 2017 5:52PM
Caption: Honoring 100 Black Men of America for its service to African American youth.

HR 1485 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 10 2017 6:19PM
Caption: Congratulating Grant Gunnell of St. Pius X High School in Houston on his athletic achievements.

HR 1843 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2017 5:42PM
Caption: Congratulating Stephen Foster Hill, head football coach at St. Pius X High School in Houston, on his accomplishments.

HR 2278 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/26/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2017 2:31PM
Caption: Commemorating the Sickle Cell Association of Houston's 2nd Annual Sickle Cell Chronic Disease Symposium.

HR 2329 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/26/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2017 10:49AM
Caption: Honoring the Houston Vitiligo Awareness Movement.

HR 2351 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 1:51PM
Caption: Commending Paul Teas for his service as a mental health policy analyst intern in the office of State Representative Jarvis Johnson.

HR 2399 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:05PM
Caption: Commending Leanne Kelley for her service as an intern and district liaison in the office of State Representative Jarvis Johnson.

HR 2403 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:06PM
Caption: Commending Harris Khowaja for his service as a child welfare policy analyst intern in the office of State Representative Jarvis Johnson.

HR 2404 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:20PM
Caption: Commending Evelin Caro Gutierrez for her service as a criminal justice policy intern in the office of State Representative Jarvis Johnson during the 85th Legislative Session.

HR 2409 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:15PM
Caption: Commending Alexander Walheim for his service as an educational policy analyst intern in the office of State Representative Jarvis Johnson.

Joint Author (17):
HB 67 Author: White | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program.

HB 122 Author: Dutton | Rose | Johnson, Jarvis | Cook | Wu
Last Action: 04/24/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.

HB 136 Author: Bell | Koop | Johnson, Jarvis | Israel | Villalba
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to inclusion of career and technology education in the mission of public education.

HB 171 Author: Dutton | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain facilities transactions between school districts and charter schools.

HB 553 Author: White | Rose | Johnson, Jarvis | Biedermann
Sponsor: Miles
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the creation of a task force to identify opportunities for academic credit and industry recognition for inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 562 Author: White | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 23 2017 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to a committee formed to adopt a plan to deal with mental illness in the criminal justice system.

HB 567 Author: White | Coleman | Johnson, Jarvis | Minjarez | Rinaldi
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation or notice to appear for certain misdemeanors punishable by a fine only.

HB 637 Author: White | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a committee formed to adopt a plan to deal with mental illness in the juvenile justice system.

HB 796 Author: Clardy | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the work-study student mentorship program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

HB 862 Author: Bernal | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a waiver of fees for foster care and homeless youth for driver's licenses and personal identification certificates.

HB 1241 Author: Giddings | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to student success-based funding recommendations for certain public institutions of higher education.

HB 1473 Author: Bohac | Cain | Johnson, Jarvis | Capriglione | Guillen
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.

HB 2619 Author: Giddings | Price | Johnson, Jarvis | Uresti, Tomas
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to grant programs to maintain peace officers' mental health and provide critical incident stress debriefing for certain officers.

HB 2888 Author: Romero, Jr. | Johnson, Jarvis | Dutton | Thierry | White
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to an inmate's completion of classes or programs before being released on parole.

HB 3824 Author: Rose | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the duties and powers of peace officers.

HB 3919 Author: Thierry | Alvarado | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/19/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 19 2017 8:30PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones and to certain regulatory prohibitions applicable in those districts and zones.

HJR 110 Author: Alvarado | Coleman | Frullo | Johnson, Jarvis | Paul
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish permanent funds for the support of state institutions and agencies of higher education that do not participate in funding from the permanent university fund.

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