Texas Legislature
Bills Cosponsored
Rep. Jay Dean
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 6/19/2019

Number of Bills: 16

SB 2 Author: Bettencourt | Creighton | Hancock | Paxton | Taylor
Sponsor: Burrows
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/12/2019 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to ad valorem taxation; authorizing fees.

SB 12 Author: Huffman | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | Flores | et al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg | Murphy | González, Mary | Meyer | Walle
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the contributions to and benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

SB 14 Author: Nichols
Sponsor: Kuempel | Ashby | Bell, Keith | King, Phil | Price
Cosponsor: Bell, Cecil | Buckley | Clardy | Cyrier | Darby | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to broadband service or facilities provided by an electric cooperative.

SB 16 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Stucky | Thompson, Senfronia | King, Phil | Meyer | Minjarez
Cosponsor: Allison | Blanco | Bohac | Buckley | Button | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to a student loan repayment assistance program for certain full-time peace officers in this state.

SB 18 Author: Huffman | Nelson
Sponsor: Geren | Cain | Goldman | Oliverson | Phelan
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the protection of expressive activities at public institutions of higher education.

SB 22 Author: Campbell | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Creighton | et al.
Sponsor: Noble | Morrison | King, Phil | Klick | Springer
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

SB 26 Author: Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Cyrier | Price | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Rose
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the allocation to and use by the Parks and Wildlife Department and Texas Historical Commission of certain proceeds from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

SB 69 Author: Nelson
Sponsor: Capriglione | Zerwas | Longoria | Howard | Bonnen, Greg
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Beckley | Bell, Cecil | Buckley | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the allocations of money for transfer to the state highway fund and the economic stabilization fund and the investment of money in the economic stabilization fund.

SB 295 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Minjarez | Meyer | Moody | Collier
Cosponsor: Allison | Bohac | Calanni | Cole | Dean | et al.
Last Action: 05/20/2019 H Returned to committee: May 20 2019 10:00PM
Caption: Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense.

SB 943 Author: Watson | Buckingham | Hinojosa | Rodríguez
Sponsor: Capriglione | Phelan | Canales | Wilson | Zerwas
Cosponsor: Anchia | Biedermann | Blanco | Cain | Clardy | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 1/1/20
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of certain contracting information under the public information law.

SB 1033 Author: Hancock | Campbell | Creighton | Hughes | Kolkhorst | et al.
Sponsor: Schaefer | Swanson | Oliverson
Cosponsor: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bell, Cecil | Biedermann | Bohac | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 05/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to information regarding perinatal palliative care and prohibiting discriminatory abortions; creating an administrative penalty, a civil remedy, and a criminal offense.

SB 1264 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Oliverson | Martinez Fischer | Bonnen, Greg | Zerwas | Lucio III
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to consumer protections against certain medical and health care billing by certain out-of-network providers.

SB 1663 Author: Creighton
Sponsor: White | Toth | Hefner
Cosponsor: Ashby | Burns | Cain | Dean | Harris | et al.
Last Action: 05/19/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the removal, relocation, alteration, or construction of certain monuments or memorials located on public property; providing civil penalties.

SB 1978 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Krause | Sanford | Phelan | Oliverson
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the protection of membership in, affiliation with, and support provided to religious organizations.

SJR 24 Author: Kolkhorst | Buckingham | Campbell | Flores | Hinojosa | et al.
Sponsor: Cyrier | Price | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Rose
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appropriation of the net revenue received from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

SJR 79 Author: Lucio | Hinojosa | Perry
Sponsor: González, Mary | Guillen | Sheffield | Murr | Walle
Cosponsor: Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Keith | Blanco | et al.
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance for the development of certain projects in economically distressed areas.

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