Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jarvis D. Johnson
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 9/18/2021

Number of Bills: 83

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (53):
HB 36 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Holland | Shaheen | Thompson, Senfronia | Anchia
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to abolishing Confederate Heroes Day.

HB 45 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.

HB 50 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of an air quality permit for a concrete plant located in an area of a municipality not subject to zoning regulations.

HB 56 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Dominguez | Morales, Christina
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the operation of concrete plants and crushing facilities at certain locations.

HB 65 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Morales, Christina | Coleman | Thompson, Senfronia | Allen
Last Action: 04/19/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the requirements for notice of a standard permit for certain concrete plants.

HB 71 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain searches.

HB 80 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Collier | Meza
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the discharge by certain defendants of fines and costs through community service.

HB 575 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services enrolling certain foster children in the Preparation for Adult Living Program.

HB 600 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the regular psychological examination of peace officers.

HB 700 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Lopez | Frank
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the Preparation for Adult Living Program and other services for foster children transitioning to independent living.

HB 838 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the extent of a defendant's criminal responsibility for the conduct of another in capital felony cases.

HB 1315 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Neave | Leach
Sponsor: Powell
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the duration of an appointment of a guardian ad litem or an attorney ad litem for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1316 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of persons finally convicted of a felony for certain public offices.

HB 1481 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to contracts to provide appropriate residential housing to students in extended foster care who enroll at public institutions of higher education.

HB 1482 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to measures to assist students enrolled at public institutions of higher education who are homeless or who are or were in foster care.

HB 1483 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to the redaction of an unconstitutional restriction from an instrument conveying an interest in real property.

HB 1597 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/08/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 8 2021 1:09PM
Caption: Relating to transitional living services provided to foster youth transitioning to independent living.

HB 1598 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Rodriguez
Last Action: 03/08/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 8 2021 1:09PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the office of independent oversight ombudsman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1599 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial.

HB 1762 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Guillen
Last Action: 03/10/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 10 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.

HB 2226 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Relating to enrollment of certain retirees in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program.

HB 2506 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to ensure the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region has adequate reserve power to prevent blackout conditions.

HB 2646 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the consideration for approval by the executive director of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of an application for a standard permit for a concrete batch plant.

HB 2647 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the release of certain inmates on medically recommended intensive supervision.

HB 2648 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a summons for certain persons charged with a violation of a condition of release on parole or to mandatory supervision.

HB 2649 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the women who are eligible for certification as owners of a historically underutilized business.

HB 2650 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to law enforcement agency policies regarding the placement of a child taken into possession by a peace officer during the arrest of a person.

HB 2791 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to confinement and treatment in a substance abuse felony punishment facility under a plea bargain agreement.

HB 2793 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Sherman, Sr. | Wu | Reynolds | Romero, Jr.
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to parole determinations and individual treatment plans for inmates.

HB 2806 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a summons for certain persons charged with a violation of a condition of release on parole or to mandatory supervision.

HB 2937 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Relating to the historically underutilized business task force.

HB 2938 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Relating to state agency audits of a contractor's compliance with a historically underutilized business subcontracting plan.

HB 3076 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to establishing the system benefit account and programs for providing assistance to certain low-income, ill, and disabled electric customers.

HB 3335 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Guillen
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to the charging of higher prices by retail electric providers during a declared disaster.

HB 3638 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the African American studies advisory board by the State Board of Education.

HB 3672 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for Medicaid of persons diagnosed with sickle cell disease.

HB 3673 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Thompson, Senfronia | Klick | Oliverson | Rose
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a sickle cell disease registry.

HB 3844 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 23 2021 10:13AM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the department of consumer affairs services for property owners and property owners' associations within the office of the attorney general.

HB 3845 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 23 2021 10:13AM
Caption: Relating to the failure of a property owners' association to file all dedicatory instruments of a residential subdivision as public records.

HB 3847 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 23 2021 10:13AM
Caption: Relating to a study on the long-term funding structure of the retired school employees group insurance fund.

HB 3952 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to requiring property owner's associations and condominium associations to be registered with the secretary of state.

HB 4065 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Thompson, Senfronia | Morales, Christina | Hernandez
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of an urban land bank by certain municipalities.

HB 4101 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Lopez | Reynolds | Sherman, Sr. | Deshotel
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of a governmental entity to limit bidding on certain public contracts to bidders that are small businesses.

HB 4102 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to certain substance abuse treatment programs operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 4104 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Guillen
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to a student's right to vacate and avoid liability under a residential lease following certain declared disasters.

HB 4187 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to providing a list of approved devices to defendants restricted to the operation of a vehicle equipped with an ignition interlock device as a condition of community supervision.

HCR 86 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Miles
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Expressing support for equitable access to transformative therapies for sickle cell disease.

HJR 88 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses.

HR 300 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Rodney E. Watson of the Spring Independent School District on being named the 2021 Superintendent of the Year by the National School Foundation Association.

HR 304 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Honoring Houston mayor Sylvester Turner for his leadership during Winter Storm Uri.

HR 305 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/18/2021 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Mar 18 2021 10:52AM
Caption: Honoring Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo for her leadership during Winter Storm Uri.

HR 1070 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/18/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 18 2021 10:17AM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Ruth Simmons, president of Prairie View A&M University, on her selection as principal speaker for the 2021 Harvard University commencement celebration.

HR 1230 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/26/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2021 3:56PM
Caption: Congratulating State Representative Senfronia Thompson on the dedication of the auditorium at Booker T. Washington High School and the High School for Engineering Professions in her honor.

Joint Author (30):
HB 264 Author: Cortez | Johnson, Jarvis | Ordaz Perez
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to establishment of an employee grievance procedure for the Health and Human Services Commission and Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 542 Author: White | Minjarez | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to foster care placement in and the licensing of certain residential child-care facilities.

HB 628 Author: Rosenthal | Bernal | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting an increase in the rent of a tenant residing in a development supported with a low income housing tax credit allocation.

HB 785 Author: Allen | Reynolds | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to behavior improvement plans and behavioral intervention plans for certain public school students and notification and documentation requirements regarding certain behavior management techniques.

HB 829 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Reynolds | Collier | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to a progressive disciplinary matrix for police officer misconduct in certain municipalities.

HB 930 Author: Sherman, Sr. | Rodriguez | Johnson, Jarvis | Collier | Guillen
Last Action: 05/03/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to a report on recidivism rates.

HB 1002 Author: Lucio III | Johnson, Jarvis | Canales | Anchia
Last Action: 05/19/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial.

HB 1032 Author: Thierry | Button | Ordaz Perez | Hefner | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to authorizing school districts to provide funding using money received under the Foundation School Program to community-based organizations for purposes of reimbursing private employers for paid internships provided to certain students in career and technology education programs in the district.

HB 1216 Author: Hinojosa | Rose | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to civil service commission hearings for certain disciplinary actions against police officers in certain municipalities.

HB 1227 Author: Leman | Johnson, Jarvis | Klick | Frank | Neave
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to certain procedures regarding court-ordered financial support for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1237 Author: White | Thierry | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to adverse disproportionalities within the child protective services system.

HB 1348 Author: Deshotel | Cain | Middleton | Dutton | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/06/2021 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 1504 Author: Morales, Christina | Wu | Allen | Huberty | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to ethnic studies instruction in public schools.

HB 1627 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Reynolds | Johnson, Jarvis | Moody
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of air quality permits for concrete plants located in certain areas.

HB 1693 Author: Shaheen | Paul | Harless | Johnson, Jarvis | Murphy
Sponsor: Miles
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to access to the financial responsibility verification program by justice and municipal courts.

HB 1694 Author: Raney | Guillen | Leach | Guerra | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to a defense to prosecution for certain offenses involving possession of small amounts of controlled substances, marihuana, dangerous drugs, or abusable volatile chemicals, or possession of drug paraphernalia for defendants seeking assistance for a suspected overdose.

HB 1717 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | White | Collier | Patterson | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/03/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the state's continuing duty to disclose exculpatory, impeachment, or mitigating evidence in a criminal case and prohibited retaliation against local assistant prosecutors for discharging that duty.

HB 2022 Author: Darby | Rogers | Johnson, Jarvis | Morales Shaw | Herrero
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to enrollment of certain retirees in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program.

HB 2087 Author: Perez | Cain | Huberty | Johnson, Jarvis | Oliverson
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to mandatory arbitration for certain municipal fire departments and employee bargaining agents.

HB 2129 Author: Turner, Chris | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the maximum total extended benefit amount payable to an individual under the unemployment compensation system.

HB 2236 Author: Hernandez | Coleman | Johnson, Jarvis | Thierry
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain counties to adopt a land bank program.

HB 2286 Author: White | Guillen | Johnson, Jarvis | Noble
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the payment of fees and costs associated with driver education and safety courses and driver's license examinations for foster children or youth, former foster children or youth, and youth experiencing homelessness.

HB 2352 Author: Parker | White | Johnson, Jarvis | Moody | Guillen
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to an educational and vocational training pilot program for certain state jail felony defendants and certain inmates released on parole; changing parole eligibility.

HB 2441 Author: White | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/07/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the imposition and collection of fines, fees, and court costs in criminal cases.

HB 2670 Author: Guillen | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of social workers for the Homes for Texas Heroes home loan program.

HB 2742 Author: Reynolds | Rose | Johnson, Jarvis | Guillen
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the reentry and reintegration programs provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 3233 Author: Moody | Stephenson | Coleman | Minjarez | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 04/28/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the establishment by certain counties and hospital districts of disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain infectious and communicable diseases; authorizing fees.

HB 3271 Author: Ordaz Perez | Button | Paddie | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Blanco
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to establishing loan programs to assist certain micro-businesses by increasing access to capital; authorizing fees.

HB 3938 Author: Bell, Keith | Button | Bell, Cecil | Gates | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Powell
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the industry-based certification advisory council and the transfer of certain duties to that advisory council.

HB 4139 Author: Coleman | Rose | Johnson, Jarvis | Howard | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/05/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the Office for Health Equity.

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