Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Sylvia Garcia
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/18/2017

Number of Bills: 14

Sponsor (14):
HB 264 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to public outreach materials to foster awareness of certain public school curriculum requirements.

HB 294 Author: Walle | Bohac | Dutton | Oliverson | Larson
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to appointment of a receiver for a water or sewer utility.

HB 674 Author: Johnson, Eric | Giddings | Anchia | Collier | Hinojosa, Gina
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the suspension of a student enrolled in a grade level below grade three from public school and to a positive behavior program for public schools.

HB 812 Author: Wu | Davis, Sarah | Murphy | Alvarado
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to standing in a roadway; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 1284 Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of a journeyman lineman.

HB 1729 Author: Neave | Thompson, Senfronia | Davis, Sarah | Price | Moody
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to establishing and funding a grant program for testing evidence collected in relation to sexual assaults or other sex offenses; authorizing voluntary contributions.

HB 1808 Author: Meyer | Thompson, Senfronia | Parker | Dale | Moody
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain trafficking and sexual offenses; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2334 Author: Oliverson | Wu | Davis, Sarah | Alvarado
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act in certain counties.

HB 2504 Author: Hernandez | Coleman
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the compensation provided to the governing body of certain special districts.

HB 2993 Author: Phillips
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/17/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the public transportation advisory committee.

HB 3075 Author: Huberty
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability.

HB 4102 Author: Neave | González, Mary | Villalba | Minjarez | Blanco
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to establishing and funding a grant program for testing evidence collected in relation to sexual assaults or other sex offenses; authorizing voluntary contributions.

HB 4104 Author: Coleman
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the county budget for certain court personnel.

HCR 159 Author: Neave
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 4102.

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