Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. René Oliveira
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2017

Number of Bills: 44

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (34):
HB 1546 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 9 2017 4:13PM
Caption: Relating to the operations of the Department of Public Safety, Parks and Wildlife Department, and state military forces in the border region.

HB 1589 Author: Oliveira | Longoria | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional mobility authority.

HB 1651 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring a school district to reimburse classroom teachers employed by the district for the cost of classroom supplies purchased with personal money.

HB 1665 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of cross-border electric generating facilities.

HB 2053 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of workers' compensation compliance and practice requirements.

HB 2054 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living increase applicable to death benefits paid under the workers' compensation system.

HB 2055 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to workers' compensation death benefit eligibility of certain spouses.

HB 2056 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to access by the division of workers' compensation to certain designated doctor contracts under the workers' compensation system.

HB 2057 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to liability of certain political subdivisions in certain workers' compensation actions.

HB 2058 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to preauthorization and concurrent review of certain health care services under the workers' compensation system.

HB 2060 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the eligibility requirements for employment as an ombudsman of the Office of Injured Employee Counsel under the Texas Workers' Compensation Act.

HB 2061 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to service and filing requirements for a party seeking judicial review in certain workers' compensation cases.

HB 2067 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the registration of a related finance company for purposes of the motor vehicle sales and use tax; repealing the authorization for a fee.

HB 2195 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to financial assistance for port security, transportation, or facility projects.

HB 2196 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a seaport preliminary studies grant program.

HB 2197 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of a port capital project revolving loan program by the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 2198 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a seaport preliminary studies grant program.

HB 2199 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a seaport preliminary studies grant program.

HB 2826 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to partnerships, limited liability companies, and other domestic and foreign entities and to series of limited liability companies and foreign entities.

HB 2827 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to corporations, associations, real estate investment trusts, and related entities; authorizing fees.

HB 2828 Author: Oliveira | Shine
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain sweepstakes in this state.

HB 2829 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to enforcement of certain unclaimed property laws.

HB 2830 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 04/10/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the closed formulary for workers' compensation pharmaceutical benefits.

HB 2831 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Calendars Committee
Caption: Relating to investments by state banks to promote community development.

HB 2832 Author: Oliveira | Flynn | Price | Romero, Jr. | Collier
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/16/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to notice by a property owner to a mortgage servicer that the owner intends to enter into a contract with a property tax lender.

HB 2833 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to a tax refund or credit for wages paid to certain employees.

HB 4029 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue by certain municipalities.

HB 4039 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the assessment of administrative penalties under the Texas Workers' Compensation Act.

HR 219 Author: Oliveira | Lucio III
Last Action: 02/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 1 2017 11:12AM
Caption: Recognizing January 31, 2017, as Brownsville Day at the State Capitol.

HR 312 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 02/08/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 8 2017 1:09PM
Caption: Recognizing February 7, 2017, as Rio Grande Valley Day at the State Capitol.

HR 387 Author: Oliveira | Lucio III
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 16 2017 9:03PM
Caption: Congratulating Fernando Landeros Verdugo for being named Mr. Amigo 2016 by the Mr. Amigo Association of Brownsville.

HR 772 Author: Oliveira | Lucio III
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2017 8:56PM
Caption: Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce.

HR 2058 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 11:12AM
Caption: In memory of Rachel Greenspan Perelman of Brownsville.

HR 2664 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 12:33PM
Caption: Congratulating Martin Peña on his retirement as executive director of the South Texas Association of Schools.

Joint Author (10):
HB 1470 Author: Villalba | Oliveira
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the public sale of real property under a power of sale in a security instrument.

HB 1688 Author: Burrows | Oliveira
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of a liaison to assist law enforcement personnel with workers' compensation claims.

HB 1689 Author: Burrows | Oliveira | Frullo | Fallon
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to liability of certain governmental entities in certain workers' compensation actions.

HB 1989 Author: Shine | Oliveira
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the requirements for withdrawal by a certified self-insurer from workers' compensation self-insurance.

HB 1990 Author: Shine | Oliveira
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the administration of the Texas certified self-insurer guaranty trust fund.

HB 2082 Author: Burrows | Oliveira | Frullo | Anderson, Rodney | Fallon
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the designation of a liaison to assist first responders with workers' compensation claims.

HB 2374 Author: Blanco | Pickett | Martinez, "Mando" | Raymond | Oliveira
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of certain federal funds for border infrastructure projects.

HB 2690 Author: Morrison, Geanie W. | Oliveira | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain state hotel occupancy tax revenue.

HB 3488 Author: Hinojosa, Gina | Oliveira | Meyer | Parker | Leach
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/14/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to authorizing public benefit corporations.

HR 2145 Author: Lucio III | Martinez, "Mando" | Guillen | Oliveira | Guerra
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2017 12:21PM
Caption: Honoring the participants in the 2017 Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program.

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