Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Tomas Uresti
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/21/2017

Number of Bills: 66

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (45):
HB 1733 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the maximum permitted sum of fees, interest, and other amounts due under certain extensions of consumer credit.

HB 1898 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a study on state agency digital data storage and records management practices and associated state costs.

HB 2020 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of an offense prohibiting advertisements on an Internet website of certain prostitution offenses.

HB 2296 Author: Uresti, Tomas | Cortez | Arévalo
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 15 2017 1:36PM
Caption: Relating to a teacher to student ratio requirement for public school special education programs.

HB 2297 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 15 2017 1:36PM
Caption: Relating to the waiting list for an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 2298 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the ineligibility of certain persons affiliated with an open-enrollment charter school for election to or service on the State Board of Education or a school district board of trustees.

HB 2513 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 23 2017 4:10PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the rate of the state diesel fuel tax.

HB 2514 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 23 2017 4:10PM
Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain revenue from the cigarette tax to the foundation school fund and increasing the rate of that tax.

HB 2515 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a veterans self-help center.

HB 2674 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for certain nonprofit corporations regarding employee and officer salaries.

HB 2712 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 28 2017 1:43PM
Caption: Relating to a firearm buyback program administered by certain local law enforcement agencies.

HB 2918 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 23 2017 11:29AM
Caption: Relating to requiring a public institution of higher education to post on its Internet website a status report regarding certain disciplinary processes involving an incident of campus sexual assault.

HB 2951 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 22 2017 4:14PM
Caption: Relating to evaluating the performance of public school districts and campuses.

HB 3079 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to imposing a tax on animal-tested cosmetics; providing a penalty.

HB 3148 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on residence homesteads and certain property of disabled veterans and their surviving spouses.

HB 3190 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/01/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an adjustment to certain benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 3191 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 30 2017 1:18PM
Caption: Relating to the appeal through binding arbitration of certain appraisal review board orders.

HB 3192 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/10/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the punishment and community supervision for certain offenses committed against a child, an elderly individual, or a disabled individual; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 3486 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to requirements regarding commissioning agent fees related to school district contracts for construction services.

HB 3680 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Relating to education employees uniform group health coverage.

HB 3938 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to requirements for procuring the services of a commissioning agent related to a school district contract for construction services.

HB 3953 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Apr 4 2017 12:13PM
Caption: Relating to penalties for intoxicated manslaughter

HB 3961 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the rates of the state gasoline and diesel fuel taxes.

HB 3962 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to provide certain therapy services under the Medicaid program to children with disabilities.

HB 4084 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to enrollment of a student in a prekindergarten program offered by a public school district.

HB 4120 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a daily storage fee charged by a vehicle storage facility.

HB 4224 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the expunction of certain records involving marihuana possession.

HB 4226 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the operation of the special education continuing advisory committee.

HCR 71 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 04/12/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring U.S. Army veteran Margarito Peña for his service to his country.

HCR 80 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 03/16/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Choco Gonzalez Meza of San Antonio.

HR 597 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 23 2017 3:11PM
Caption: Congratulating the recipients of the 2017 Texas Medal of Arts Awards.

HR 729 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 9 2017 12:37PM
Caption: In memory of Pedro Valdez of San Antonio.

HR 1254 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 2:58PM
Caption: Congratulating the McCollum High School volleyball team on earning its third consecutive district title.

HR 1255 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2017 2:59PM
Caption: In memory of Rene Lopez Jr.

HR 2331 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 5:59PM
Caption: In memory of Eustacio Rodriguez Sr. of Austin.

HR 2332 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 6:01PM
Caption: Commending Dr. William Gonzaba for his contributions to the health and welfare of the people of San Antonio.

HR 2620 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 11:18AM
Caption: Commending Frank Ramirez Jr. of San Antonio for his service to his state and nation.

HR 2668 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 9:23AM
Caption: Honoring Carilu Hernandez of Wright Elementary School for her participation in the Texas State Teachers Association Thank Teachers ad campaign.

HR 2713 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:37AM
Caption: Commending Mariadela Villegas for her service as a policy analyst in the office of State Representative Tomas Uresti.

HR 2714 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:32AM
Caption: Commending Roxanne Soheyla Meraji on her service as a legislative intern and policy analyst in the office of State Representative Tomas Uresti.

HR 2715 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:35AM
Caption: Honoring Biridiana Navarro, district director for Representative Tomas Uresti, on her educational accomplishments.

HR 2716 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 8:58AM
Caption: Commending Kristen Elizabeth Flores for her service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Tomas Uresti.

HR 2717 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:29AM
Caption: Commending Roushon Talcott for her service as legislative director in the office of State Representative Tomas Uresti.

HR 2718 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 8:55AM
Caption: Honoring Martha Gonzalez for her achievements as principal of Wright Elementary School in San Antonio.

HR 2719 Author: Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 8:56AM
Caption: Commending Sarah Gomez for her service as a legislative intern in the office of State Representative Tomas Uresti.

Joint Author (21):
HB 213 Author: Canales | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to requirements regarding electronic access to instructional materials provided in printed book format purchased for public schools.

HB 242 Author: Hernandez | Thierry | Bernal | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.

HB 523 Author: Schofield | Fallon | Uresti, Tomas | Rinaldi
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the requirement that certain elected school district boards make audio and video recordings of certain work sessions and special called meetings available on the Internet.

HB 658 Author: Bernal | Rodriguez, Justin | Cortez | Uresti, Tomas | Minjarez
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to voting by voters with certain disabilities or voters who reside at a residential care facility.

HB 816 Author: Bernal | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/12/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to a school district assigning a mentor teacher to a new classroom teacher.

HB 1138 Author: Davis, Yvonne | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to allowing a member of the board of trustees of an independent school district to visit school campuses.

HB 1540 Author: Rodriguez, Justin | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to counseling regarding postsecondary education for public high school students.

HB 1583 Author: Cortez | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the use of epinephrine auto-injectors on private school campuses and at or in transit to or from off-campus school events.

HB 1616 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/15/2017 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to an exemption from civil liability for certain professionals for the disclosure of certain mental health information.

HB 1632 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Guillen | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/16/2017 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to deferred payment of ad valorem taxes for certain persons serving in the United States armed forces.

HB 1654 Author: Oliverson | Coleman | Geren | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the offense of failure to comply with an order from a fire marshal and the authority of certain county employees to issue citations for certain violations.

HB 1766 Author: Alvarado | Dale | Uresti, Tomas | Thierry
Last Action: 05/06/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on sexual assault of the child's other parent and the child support obligations of the parent whose rights were terminated.

HB 1973 Author: Blanco | Guillen | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to employment and referral services for veterans and military service members.

HB 2359 Author: Ortega | Uresti, Tomas | Roberts | Neave
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/14/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to common nuisances.

HB 2520 Author: Perez | Sheffield | Guerra | Arévalo | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to disclosure requirements of certain nursing facilities that provide care for persons with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.

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 3179 Author: Lozano | Guillen | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Companion considered in lieu of
Caption: Relating to the Texas college work-study program and to establishing a program for the off-campus employment of certain students at public or private institutions of higher education.

HB 3203 Author: Fallon | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/01/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to recordings of meetings of certain governmental bodies; creating offenses.

HB 3292 Author: Klick | Guillen | Uresti, Tomas | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Collier
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the continuation of medical assistance for certain individuals.

HB 3301 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the imposition of consecutive sentences for more than one criminal offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual arising out of the same criminal episode.

HB 3324 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Capriglione | Lozano | Rose | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grocery access investment fund program.

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