Texas Legislature
Bills Cosponsored
Sen. José R. Rodríguez
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 8/17/2017

Number of Bills: 10

HB 10 Author: Price | Bonnen, Greg | Rose | Muñoz, Jr. | Coleman
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Cosponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/14/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders.

HB 13 Author: Price | Turner | White | Clardy | Moody
Sponsor: Schwertner
Cosponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/14/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the creation of a matching grant program to support community mental health programs for individuals experiencing mental illness and the coordination of certain behavioral health grants.

HB 66 Author: Guillen | Blanco | Alonzo | Guerra
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Cosponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to determining eligibility for a Texas Armed Services Scholarship and to the appointment by certain elected officials of students to receive that scholarship.

HB 337 Author: Collier | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Coleman | Longoria | Phelan
Sponsor: Menéndez
Cosponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the continuation of certain public benefits, including medical assistance benefits, for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.

HB 471 Author: Johnson, Eric
Sponsor: Hancock
Cosponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on adoption of const. amendment
Caption: Relating to permitting credit unions and other financial institutions to award prizes by lot to promote savings.

HB 1406 Author: Blanco
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Cosponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
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 1823 Author: Canales
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Cosponsor: Menéndez | Lucio | Rodríguez | Hinojosa | Uresti
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to properly recorded diacritical marks in vital statistics records, driver's licenses, commercial driver's licenses, and personal identification certificates.

HB 2008 Author: Cosper | Bernal | Craddick | Shine
Sponsor: Buckingham
Cosponsor: Rodríguez | Menéndez
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to deferred presentment transactions made to military borrowers.

HB 2328 Author: Lucio III | Elkins
Sponsor: Watson
Cosponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Returned from the House for further action
Caption: Relating to an expedited response by a governmental body to a request for public information.

HB 2466 Author: Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Price | Zerwas | Coleman
Sponsor: Huffman
Cosponsor: Rodríguez | Uresti | Bettencourt | Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the content of an application for Medicaid and coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.

Texas Legislature Online - Report