Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. James Talarico
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/7/2019

Number of Bills: 52

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (30):
HB 1467 Author: Talarico | Guillen | Allen | White
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a mental health professional to school law enforcement official ratio for public schools.

HB 1468 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a task force to examine the effectiveness of school mental health programs provided for students enrolled in public schools.

HB 2991 Author: Talarico | Bernal
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the use of disciplinary alternatives to suspension by a school district and the creation of the restorative justice coordinating council.

HB 2994 Author: Talarico | Thierry
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mental health training for public school educators.

HB 2995 Author: Talarico | Bernal
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for educational materials purchased by a teacher.

HB 2997 Author: Talarico | Thierry | Bernal | Hinojosa | Lopez
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to suicide prevention training for certain public school employees and public school mental health related programs and the applicability of related immunity provisions.

HB 2998 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to lead in drinking water at schools and child care facilities.

HB 2999 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to air filtration efficiency standards at certain educational and child care facilities.

HB 3000 Author: Talarico | Capriglione | Dean
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to student data security in public schools.

HB 3003 Author: Talarico | Allen
Last Action: 04/26/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the designation of liaison officers at public institutions of higher education to assist certain students who are parents.

HB 3005 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to college preparatory courses for public high school students.

HB 3008 Author: Talarico | Ashby
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a civic education project fund for supporting student civic education projects and educator professional development related to those projects.

HB 3009 Author: Talarico | Rose | Ashby | VanDeaver | Morales
Last Action: 05/08/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to civics instruction in public schools.

HB 3012 Author: Talarico | Bernal | Ramos | Meyer | Morales
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the disposition of certain students to alternative education settings and the provision of educational services to students in those settings or subject to in-school or out-of-school suspension.

HB 3013 Author: Talarico | VanDeaver | Meyer | Dutton
Last Action: 04/26/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the suspension or expulsion of a student by an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 3015 Author: Talarico | White
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to educational programs provided by the Windham School District in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for certain inmates.

HB 3025 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain procedures regarding a dispute relating to special education services provided by a school district or open-enrollment charter school.

HB 3026 Author: Talarico | Thierry
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the assignment of certain behavioral health professionals to a public school campus.

HB 3028 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requirements for student identification cards issued by public institutions of higher education.

HB 3113 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 04/10/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to pledge certain tax revenue for the payment of obligations related to hotel projects.

HB 3471 Author: Talarico
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 79 as the Sgt. Chris Kelley Memorial Highway.

HB 3493 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a purchaser of commercial real property disclose the sales price of the property to the appraisal district and to the use of that information by the appraisal district; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3506 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to the recognition and validity of a license to carry a handgun issued by another state.

HB 3507 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to requiring a national instant criminal background check in connection with firearm loans at a sport shooting range; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3508 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance or renewal of a license to carry a handgun.

HB 4689 Author: Talarico
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Round Rock Municipal Utility District No. 1; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4760 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Hutto Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HR 159 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 21 2019 7:29PM
Caption: Congratulating Round Rock Police Chief Allen J. Banks on receiving the 2018 Citizen of the Year Award from the Round Rock Chamber of Commerce.

HR 653 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 20 2019 3:09PM
Caption: In memory of Charles N. Avery III.

HR 1317 Author: Talarico
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 6 2019 12:37PM
Caption: Recognizing May 1, 2019, as Hutto Day at the State Capitol.

Joint Author (22):
HB 198 Author: Thierry | Bernal | Talarico
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to providing mental health services and mental health education to public school students at school-based health centers.

HB 204 Author: Thierry | Talarico
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of instruction about mental health in the required curriculum for public school students.

HB 239 Author: Farrar | Huberty | Bernal | Talarico
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to social work services in public schools.

HB 455 Author: Allen | Cortez | Beckley | Bowers | Talarico
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to policies on the recess period in public schools.

HB 1182 Author: Goodwin | Talarico | Beckley | Capriglione
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to personal financial literacy courses for high school students in public schools.

HB 1226 Author: Lang | Talarico | Lambert | Buckley
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to highway maintenance vehicles and certain service vehicles.

HB 1821 Author: Cole | Israel | Rodriguez | Bucy | Talarico
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of State Loop 111 in Travis County as the Richard Overton Memorial Highway.

HB 1950 Author: Zwiener | Cole | Talarico | Bowers
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Referred to Elections: Mar 5 2019 12:19PM
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting.

HB 2074 Author: Wu | Talarico
Last Action: 04/02/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the duties of a public school counselor regarding student discipline.

HB 2161 Author: Cole | Talarico
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to human sexuality education in public schools.

HB 2162 Author: Cole | Talarico | Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study on the suitability of unused and underused public facilities for joint use by state and local governmental entities.

HB 2597 Author: Cyrier | Talarico
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to designating May 17 as Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma Awareness Day.

HB 2653 Author: Rosenthal | Talarico | Allen | González, Mary
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to public school policies and procedures for the establishment of threat assessment teams.

HB 2655 Author: Rosenthal | Allen | Talarico | Toth | Lopez
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to an active shooter emergency protocol for public school districts and required active shooter response training for school district peace officers and school resource officers.

HB 2881 Author: Bernal | Dutton | Meyer | Talarico
Last Action: 04/26/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to establishing resource campuses to improve a public school campus not performing satisfactorily.

HB 3018 Author: Allison | Talarico | González, Mary
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to requiring the incorporation of instruction in digital citizenship into the curriculum of certain school districts.

HB 3344 Author: Bucy | Allen | Allison | Bernal | Talarico
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring fine arts as part of the foundation curriculum for public schools.

HB 3628 Author: Goodwin | Howard | González, Mary | Talarico
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to creating a special education certification to teach students with disabilities.

HB 3712 Author: Bucy | Allen | González, Mary | Talarico | Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/22/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of information about the process of voting as part of the social studies curriculum requirements for public high school students.

HB 4186 Author: Sanford | Talarico
Last Action: 05/09/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the creation of a committee to recommend a framework to incorporate digital teaching and learning in public schools.

HB 4242 Author: Bernal | Talarico | Lopez | Ramos | Raymond
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the consideration of reading level in the adoption of certain assessment instruments and associated student performance levels and to the temporary suspension of accountability sanctions for public schools.

HCR 133 Author: Dutton | Sherman, Sr. | Coleman | Talarico | Bernal
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Directing the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to conduct a study on the creation of a divinity program at Texas Southern University.

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