Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jessica González
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/20/2021

Number of Bills: 68

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (54):
HB 372 Author: González, Jessica | Rose | Collier | White
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the representation of certain indigent applicants for a writ of habeas corpus.

HB 467 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to provisions applicable to affordable housing located in a reinvestment zone in certain areas of the state; authorizing a fee.

HB 468 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to designate an area as a homestead preservation district and reinvestment zone and the use of tax increment revenue in that area.

HB 469 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on an appreciating residence homestead.

HB 470 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to a right of first refusal applicable to the sale of housing developments that have received certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 478 Author: González, Jessica | Swanson | Beckley | Clardy | Bucy
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to accommodating a voter unable to enter a polling place.

HB 479 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Elections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to electronic submission of an application for an early voting ballot by mail.

HB 480 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Elections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the conduct of primary elections.

HB 481 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Elections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to days and hours for voting during the early voting period.

HB 482 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Elections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the deadline for returning a ballot voted by mail.

HB 483 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Elections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to voter registration.

HB 656 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to a signed statement indicating that a person voluntarily consented to submit to the taking of a breath or blood specimen to test for intoxication.

HB 657 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the admissibility of certain evidence of intoxication in the prosecution of a criminal offense involving a motor vehicle.

HB 658 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of certain prosecutors and authorized peace officers of the offices of those prosecutors with respect to certain laws governing the installation and use of tracking equipment and access to certain communications.

HB 659 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the disposal of exhibits used in criminal proceedings.

HB 660 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to retention and preservation of toxicological evidence of certain intoxication offenses.

HB 730 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the protection of the rights of conscience for child welfare services providers.

HB 731 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the minimum wage.

HB 732 Author: González, Jessica | Guillen | Canales
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to establishing a minimum wage for public school employees.

HB 733 Author: González, Jessica | Guillen | Canales
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to state assistance for school employees uniform group health coverage.

HB 734 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain persons who are lawfully present in the United States.

HB 1377 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the exemption from the severance tax for flared or vented gas.

HB 1806 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to the composition and duties of early voting boards and signature verification committees.

HB 1807 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to the use of an applicant's e-mail address on a vote by mail application.

HB 1808 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 1809 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote.

HB 1814 Author: González, Jessica | Collier
Last Action: 04/12/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of and discovery procedures relating to certain material regarding the protection or security of a witness; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2020 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 2050 Author: González, Jessica | Guillen | Canales
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to energy emergency alerts and notifications in the ERCOT power region.

HB 2310 Author: González, Jessica | Neave | Collier
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to conditions applicable to health benefit plan coverage of in vitro fertilization procedures.

HB 2504 Author: González, Jessica | Rose | Oliverson | Johnson, Julie
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to step therapy protocols required by health benefit plans for coverage of prescription drugs for serious mental illnesses.

HB 2651 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage of prescription contraceptive drugs.

HB 2783 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of prostitution and to a fine imposed on conviction of certain trafficking of persons and prostitution offenses.

HB 2784 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to a defendant's payment of costs associated with a court-appointed counsel.

HB 3112 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Redistricting: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to procedures for public involvement in redistricting of state legislative districts and congressional districts.

HB 3248 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, processing, distribution, sale, testing, transportation, delivery, transfer, possession, use, and taxation of cannabis and cannabis products and local regulation of cannabis establishments; authorizing the imposition of fees; requiring an occupational license; creating a criminal offense; imposing a tax.

HB 3249 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Corrections: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the arrest of a person for a violation of a condition of community supervision based on certain drug test results.

HB 3860 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/24/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 24 2021 11:23AM
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination; authorizing civil penalties.

HB 4418 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the manner of state financing of primary elections.

HB 4424 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Energy Resources: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the consideration of employee compensation and benefits in establishing the rates of gas utilities.

HB 4427 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 04/15/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the committees and officers of certain political parties regarding the conduct of primary elections.

HB 4428 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the appointment of poll watchers.

HB 4432 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the sale of consumer geotracking data by telephone companies.

HB 4433 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to public access to hearings or other proceedings for setting bail.

HB 4434 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to an exception to prosecution for the criminal offense of theft of service.

HB 4483 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the required minutes of service during each school day for a classroom teacher in public schools.

HCR 64 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Directing the Texas Facilities Commission to rename the John H. Reagan State Office Building the Irma Rangel State Office Building.

HR 410 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/30/2021 H Reported enrolled: Mar 30 2021 5:49PM
Caption: Commending the Grand Prairie Fire Department for administering COVID-19 vaccinations in the community.

HR 489 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 5:39PM
Caption: Commending the Irving Fire Department for administering COVID-19 vaccinations.

HR 1029 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: May 12 2021 10:36AM
Caption: Congratulating Nancy Pelosi on her election to a fourth term as speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives.

HR 1030 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: May 12 2021 10:36AM
Caption: Congratulating President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on their achievements during their first 100 days in office.

HR 1483 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 10:22PM
Caption: Congratulating Omar Narvaez on his reelection to the Dallas City Council and recognizing his contributions during Winter Storm Uri and the COVID-19 pandemic.

HR 1866 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 05/29/2021 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: May 29 2021 1:48PM
Caption: Commending LEGO for creating the LGBTQ-themed Everyone Is Awesome play set.

HR 1998 Author: González, Jessica
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 12:09PM
Caption: Commemorating the 2021 Grand Prairie Juneteenth Celebration and Parade.

Joint Author (14):
HB 73 Author: Hinojosa | González, Jessica | Minjarez | Cole
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the use of a victim's gender identity or sexual orientation as the basis for a defense in the trial of a criminal offense.

HB 390 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Shine | Morales, Eddie | González, Jessica
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/18/2021 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to requirements for human trafficking awareness and prevention in commercial lodging establishments; authorizing a civil penalty.

HB 1031 Author: Howard | González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to voter registration application forms in high schools.

HB 1110 Author: Johnson, Julie | Morrison | González, Jessica | Hunter
Last Action: 05/03/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to payment of the replacement cost of damaged property under a homeowner's, renter's, or condominium owner's insurance policy.

HB 1382 Author: Bucy | Morales Shaw | Ortega | González, Jessica | Zwiener
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/07/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain information regarding early voting.

HB 1608 Author: Rosenthal | Meza | Guerra | González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to the categorization, collection, and publication of certain demographic and other information pertaining to certain public benefits programs.

HB 1956 Author: Beckley | Ramos | González, Jessica | Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to information on projected changes in weather, water availability, and climate variability in strategic plans of certain state agencies.

HB 1965 Author: Beckley | Ramos | González, Jessica | Hinojosa | Johnson, Ann
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to ensure the Electric Reliability Council of Texas has adequate reserve power to prevent blackout conditions.

HB 2045 Author: Lopez | González, Mary | González, Jessica
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of a task force to evaluate the housing needs of senior citizens who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or questioning.

HB 2127 Author: Turner, Chris | Meza | González, Jessica | Cason | Davis
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/26/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to consumption of alcoholic beverages in public entertainment facilities and zones.

HB 2914 Author: Turner, Chris | Meza | González, Jessica
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the fee for emergency medical services in certain municipalities.

HB 3694 Author: Shaheen | González, Jessica
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the appraised value of certain rapidly appreciating residence homesteads in specified areas for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 4293 Author: Hinojosa | Krause | Moody | Leach | González, Jessica
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the creation of a court reminder program for criminal defendants.

HR 425 Author: Ramos | González, Jessica
Last Action: 04/07/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 7 2021 5:11PM
Caption: In memory of Officer Mitchell Aaron Penton of the Dallas Police Department.

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