Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Rep. Senfronia Thompson
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/20/2017

Number of Bills: 31

Report Sections: Sponsored Bills | Joint Sponsored Bills

Sponsor (22):
SB 30 Author: West | Whitmire
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | Coleman
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to inclusion of instruction regarding interaction with peace officers in the required curriculum for certain public school students and in driver education courses and to civilian interaction training for peace officers.

SB 36 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain guardianship programs.

SB 41 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/23/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the demand for an accounting from an attorney in fact or agent of a principal by certain persons.

SB 128 Author: Garcia
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of education and training regarding human trafficking in the curriculum of commercial driver's license training programs offered by public junior colleges and career schools and colleges and to certain requirements for commercial driver's licenses.

SB 302 Author: Watson | Hinojosa | Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the state bar.

SB 303 Author: Watson | Hinojosa | Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Board of Law Examiners.

SB 327 Author: Burton
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of a court to return certain fees to a person who is the subject of an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.

SB 495 Author: Uresti
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to certain procedural measures in a suit affecting a parent-child relationship to protect a child against child neglect or physical or sexual abuse.

SB 805 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | Gutierrez | Neave
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to Texas women veterans.

SB 1203 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/22/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of subpoenas or certain other court orders with respect to an online service provider in the investigation or prosecution of certain criminal offenses.

SB 1233 Author: Rodríguez
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to a writ of mandamus by a court of appeals against certain judges.

SB 1325 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/20/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to authorizing counties to establish public guardians to serve as guardians for certain incapacitated persons.

SB 1398 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the placement and use of video cameras in certain self-contained classrooms or other settings providing special education services.

SB 1487 Author: West
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/22/2017 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to preventing racial profiling and video and audio equipment and recordings of certain law enforcement motor vehicle stops; creating an offense.

SB 1673 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/21/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to natural disaster housing recovery.

SB 1677 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to information about services for women veterans provided through certain state agency applications.

SB 1698 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S House passage as amended reported
Caption: Relating to outreach and awareness for women veterans in this state.

SB 1705 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the application for and issuance of a marriage license and the marriage of a minor.

SB 1790 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a writing that is attached to tangible property.

SB 1913 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | Wu | Canales | White
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the administrative, civil, and criminal consequences, including fines, fees, and costs, imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses.

SB 2039 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the development and use of instructional modules and training for public schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and sex trafficking and participation by the human trafficking prevention task force in that development.

SB 2204 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/20/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the administration of the certified capital company program by the office of the comptroller of public accounts.

Joint Sponsor (9):
SB 312 Author: Nichols | Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry | Burkett | Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Raymond
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Transportation; authorizing an increase in rates charged for the use of state aircraft to provide for the acquisition of replacement aircraft; creating a criminal offense.

SB 313 Author: Schwertner | Hinojosa | Nichols | Taylor, Van | Watson
Sponsor: Burkett | Thompson, Senfronia | Raymond
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Board of Dental Examiners; imposing fees.

SB 315 Author: Hinojosa | Nichols | Schwertner | Taylor, Van | Watson
Sponsor: Burkett | Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Raymond
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of subpoenas, the regulation of pain management clinics, and the adoption of guidelines for prescribing certain opioids by the Texas Medical Board.

SB 317 Author: Nichols | Hinojosa | Schwertner | Taylor, Van | Watson
Sponsor: Burkett | Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Clardy
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners, the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners, and the Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners; authorizing a fee.

SB 680 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg | Parker | Thompson, Senfronia | Bernal | Villalba
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to step therapy protocols required by a health benefit plan in connection with prescription drug coverage.

SB 725 Author: Miles
Sponsor: Bernal | VanDeaver | Price | Thompson, Senfronia | Minjarez
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the donation and distribution of food at public schools.

SB 735 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Cook | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/27/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to periodic rate adjustment by and to certain transactions involving electric utilities.

SB 1849 Author: Whitmire
Sponsor: Coleman | Thompson, Senfronia | Moody | Hunter | White
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to interactions between law enforcement and individuals detained or arrested on suspicion of the commission of criminal offenses, to the confinement, conviction, or release of those individuals, and to grants supporting populations that are more likely to interact frequently with law enforcement.

SJR 6 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Schofield | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/25/2017 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to require a court to provide notice to the attorney general of a challenge to the constitutionality of a state statute and authorizing the legislature to prescribe a waiting period before the court may enter a judgment holding the statute unconstitutional.

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