Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Ana-Maria Ramos
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 6/22/2021

Number of Bills: 97

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (59):
HB 673 Author: Ramos | Bucy
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to limitations on pelvic examinations; authorizing disciplinary action, including an administrative penalty.

HB 674 Author: Ramos | Beckley | Johnson, Julie | Ordaz Perez | Rodriguez
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to informing the public about the availability of provisions in protective orders, including provisions regarding pets and other companion animals.

HB 675 Author: Ramos | Cook | Raymond
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the participation of armed forces members in a marriage ceremony through video conference technology.

HB 1141 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to requiring a person convicted of an offense involving family violence or a person who is the subject of a protective order to surrender firearms owned by the person; authorizing a fee.

HB 1142 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of transfer pathways in the guidelines addressing transfer practices published by general academic teaching institutions.

HB 1143 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the publication of pathogen-related fresh water data by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 1144 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to staff development requirements for public educators regarding suicide prevention and other mental health training.

HB 1248 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to requiring the posting of certain information on an open-enrollment charter school's Internet website regarding the school's governing body.

HB 1249 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the public accessibility of open-enrollment charter school annual financial statements.

HB 1250 Author: Ramos | Herrero | Burns | Clardy | Frullo
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to designating April 16 as Selena Quintanilla Pérez Day.

HB 1251 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to protection for public employees who report violations of law by governmental entities or other public employees; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1619 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to a fee exemption for trafficking victims for certain personal identification documents.

HB 1620 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of statutes prohibiting transactions between a governmental entity and abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

HB 2233 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Relating to requiring certain law enforcement agencies to implement a policy regarding cite and release for certain criminal offenses.

HB 2234 Author: Ramos | Guillen
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 15 2021 4:50PM
Caption: Relating to tuition and fees exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain dual credit students considering a teaching career.

HB 3005 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/18/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to annulment of a marriage on the grounds of concealed divorce.

HB 3007 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to annulment of a marriage on the grounds of fraud, duress, or force.

HB 3008 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/12/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to annulment of a marriage on the grounds of impotency.

HB 3009 Author: Ramos | Wu
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to child custody evaluations.

HB 3010 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the salary of superintendents and chief executive officers of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 3369 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to the capacity of minors to consent to contraception-related examination or medical treatment.

HB 3370 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to variable rate plans offered by retail electric providers.

HB 3371 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to emergency operations and weatherization plans prepared by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas.

HB 3372 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to requiring school districts and open-enrollment charter schools to post the annual compensation of the superintendent or chief executive officer on the district's or school's Internet website.

HB 3686 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/06/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the investigation of alleged exploitation of certain elderly persons.

HB 3823 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the civil penalty for certain signs placed on the right-of-way of a public road.

HB 3825 Author: Ramos | Howard | Thierry | Zwiener | Rodriguez
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 23 2021 10:13AM
Caption: Relating to expanding access to women's health care services and family planning services by removing restrictions on the participation of certain health care providers.

HB 3913 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/06/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to continuing judicial training regarding family violence victims.

HB 4382 Author: Ramos | Guillen
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to personal leave provided for a public school employee who is ordered to isolate due to exposure to or testing positive for certain diseases.

HB 4406 Author: Ramos | Guillen
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

HB 4546 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the medical accuracy of informational materials given to a woman seeking an abortion.

HB 4549 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to minimum standards for pregnancy resource centers.

HB 4552 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to pregnancy resource center reporting requirements.

HB 4558 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to emergency planning requirements for certain independent senior living facilities; providing a civil penalty.

HB 4565 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/06/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of sexual assault.

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.

HR 467 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 2:40PM
Caption: Honoring the Dallas-Fort Worth chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

HR 468 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 5:46PM
Caption: Honoring the members of the Mexican American Bar Association of Dallas for their service to communities that have been affected by Winter Storm Uri.

HR 469 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 5:45PM
Caption: Commending Operation Orange of Richardson for its civic and political engagement.

HR 470 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 5:45PM
Caption: Honoring PLAN @ 1121 Rock in Richardson for its service to persons recovering from mental illness.

HR 471 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 5:44PM
Caption: Honoring Network of Community Ministries for its charitable service to North Texas.

HR 503 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 4:43PM
Caption: Recognizing the Muslim Democratic Caucus of Texas for its grassroots activism.

HR 529 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 14 2021 4:43PM
Caption: Congratulating Chief Jimmy L. Spivey on his retirement from the Richardson Police Department.

HR 530 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 14 2021 4:44PM
Caption: Recognizing Debbie Rentería on her election as the first Latinx member of the Richardson ISD Board of Trustees.

HR 531 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/14/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 14 2021 4:44PM
Caption: Congratulating Regina Harris on her election as the first Black female member of the Richardson Independent School District Board of Trustees.

HR 532 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/13/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2021 4:45PM
Caption: Honoring the members of the Richardson ISD Council of PTAs.

HR 716 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 27 2021 10:39AM
Caption: Commending the members of the A.C.T.I.O.N. Steering Committee for House District 102.

HR 792 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2021 1:51PM
Caption: Congratulating Jodie Nguyen on graduating as salutatorian of the Berkner High School STEM Academy Class of 2021.

HR 793 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 3 2021 5:46PM
Caption: Congratulating Sydney Villaruel on graduating as valedictorian of the Berkner High School STEM Academy Class of 2021.

HR 958 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:10PM
Caption: Congratulating Carly Joliat on being named a 2021 Richardson ISD STARS Teacher.

HR 959 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:14PM
Caption: Congratulating Cassie Starnes on being named a 2021 Richardson ISD STARS Teacher.

HR 960 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:15PM
Caption: Congratulating Kenneth Stampe on being named a 2021 Richardson ISD STARS Teacher.

HR 961 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:01PM
Caption: Congratulating Heather Pineda on being named a 2021 Richardson ISD STARS Teacher.

HR 962 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/11/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2021 5:23PM
Caption: Congratulating Kandi Patak on being named a 2021 Richardson ISD STARS Teacher.

HR 1161 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/25/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2021 6:13PM
Caption: Congratulating the softball team of Berkner High School in Richardson on its achievements during the 2021 season.

HR 1162 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/25/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2021 6:12PM
Caption: Honoring RAC-TX, the statewide affiliate of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, for its political and civic engagement.

HR 1292 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 7:51AM
Caption: Congratulating Natalie and Dorian Lamb on the adoption of their five children, Dre, Nev, Sadie, Daisy, and Jackson.

HR 1490 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 10:24PM
Caption: Congratulating Jasmine "Jazy" Shevell on earning a master's degree in art history from Boston University.

HR 1769 Author: Ramos
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 9:26AM
Caption: Congratulating the Richardson High School boys' basketball team on advancing to the semifinals of the 2021 UIL 6A state tournament.

Joint Author (38):
HB 34 Author: Canales | Guillen | Shaheen | Ramos
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to presumptive coverage for first responders that contract COVID-19.

HB 157 Author: Rodriguez | Ramos
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to requirements regarding an employee's normal weekly hours of work under the shared work unemployment compensation program.

HB 159 Author: González, Mary | Harris | Ramos
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to improving training and staff development for primary and secondary educators to enable them to more effectively serve all students.

HB 376 Author: Smith | Ramos
Last Action: 04/19/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the criminal offense of improper sexual activity with a person in custody; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 564 Author: Lopez | Ramos
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to trauma-informed care for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services, trauma-informed care training for certain department employees, and the establishment of the Trauma-Informed Care Task Force.

HB 565 Author: Lopez | Ramos
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to required training regarding trauma-informed care for certain judges and attorneys.

HB 566 Author: Lopez | Ramos
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring trauma training for certain attorneys.

HB 686 Author: Moody | Buckley | Neave | White | Ramos
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the release on parole of certain youthful offenders; changing parole eligibility.

HB 853 Author: Cook | Ramos
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to orders for possession of and access to a child in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 1058 Author: Romero, Jr. | Rodriguez | Ramos
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of a Texas conditional driver's permit, provisional Texas conditional driver's permit, and Texas conditional learner permit; authorizing a fee.

HB 1071 Author: Harris | Allison | Ramos | Leach | Collier
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/03/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the presence of a qualified facility dog or qualified therapy dog in certain court proceedings.

HB 1207 Author: Guillen | Ramos | Muñoz, Jr.
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to additional optional training and course work for public school principals.

HB 1300 Author: Guillen | Ramos | Muñoz, Jr. | Raymond
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the reading and marking of a ballot by a person occupying a voting station or by the person's child.

HB 1372 Author: Guerra | Ramos | Wu
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/04/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to authorizing a petitioner for a protective order to separate the petitioner's wireless telephone number from the respondent's wireless telephone service account.

HB 1709 Author: Neave | White | Moody | Crockett | Ramos
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to status offenses committed by a child, including the repeal of the status offense of a child voluntarily running away from home.

HB 1757 Author: Krause | Sherman, Sr. | Ramos
Last Action: 05/04/2021 S Referred to Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to recordings of peace officer performance of official duties and interactions with the public; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1930 Author: Walle | Ramos | Collier
Last Action: 04/28/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to landlord and tenant dispute information reported by justice courts to the Texas Judicial Council and made accessible to the public.

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 2039 Author: Talarico | Ramos | Turner, Chris | Beckley
Last Action: 04/19/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to persons authorized to conduct a marriage ceremony.

HB 2148 Author: Stephenson | Reynolds | Ramos
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to notification by the Department of State Health Services and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of incidents of Naegleria fowleri.

HB 2268 Author: Paul | Ramos
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Water, Agriculture, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to disconnection notices for water and sewer service.

HB 2468 Author: Thompson, Ed | Zwiener | Ramos
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to programs established and funded under the Texas emissions reduction plan.

HB 2973 Author: Hull | Swanson | Ramos
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain requirements regarding court-appointed volunteer advocate programs.

HB 3011 Author: Hull | Frank | Swanson | Ramos
Last Action: 05/03/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the contents of a petition in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 3015 Author: Hernandez | Ramos
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the public information law.

HB 3697 Author: Hernandez | Guillen | Ramos
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for unemployment compensation of certain employees who leave the workplace to care for a minor child and to a requirement that the Texas Workforce Commission pilot the use of certain third-party employment and income information to assist with determining unemployment benefit eligibility.

HB 3740 Author: Guillen | Muñoz, Jr. | Ramos | Raymond | Guerra
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the provision of home telemonitoring services under Medicaid.

HB 3948 Author: King, Tracy O. | Guillen | Ramos | Morales, Eddie | Israel
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/29/2021 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the production and regulation of hemp and consumable hemp products; providing administrative penalties; creating a criminal offense.

HB 4176 Author: Guillen | Muñoz, Jr. | Ramos | Raymond | Guerra
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to performance criteria for the award of adult education and literacy funds.

HB 4184 Author: Guillen | Muñoz, Jr. | Ramos | Raymond | Guerra
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain drug and alcohol related court-ordered educational programs; providing administrative penalties; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees; creating criminal offenses.

HB 4240 Author: Raymond | Middleton | Swanson | Ramos | Talarico
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2021 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to local regulation to enforce child custody orders; authorizing a civil penalty.

HB 4486 Author: Guillen | Muñoz, Jr. | Ramos | Raymond | Guerra
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to procedures for identifying defendants suspected of having a mental illness or intellectual disability.

HR 517 Author: Bowers | Neave | Button | Ramos
Last Action: 04/12/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 12 2021 5:23PM
Caption: In memory of former Garland ISD athletic director Homer B. Johnson.

HR 647 Author: Herrero | Ramos
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2021 3:08PM
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Selena Quintanilla Pérez on the 50th anniversary of her birth, April 16, 2021.

HR 648 Author: Herrero | Ramos
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2021 3:09PM
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Selena Quintanilla Pérez on the 51st anniversary of her birth, April 16, 2022.

HR 1411 Author: Neave | Ramos
Last Action: 05/31/2021 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2021 12:10PM
Caption: Honoring the Valle family of Garland.

HR 1493 Author: Morales, Christina | Reynolds | Hinojosa | Minjarez | Ramos
Last Action: 05/22/2021 H Filed
Caption: Commending the leaders and philanthropists who assisted the people of Texas in the aftermath of the winter storm of February 2021.

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