Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. James White
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 2/19/2019

Number of Bills: 80

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (74):
HB 42 Author: White | Guillen
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Relating to allocating a portion of oil and gas production tax revenue to the counties from which the oil and gas originated and to the use of that revenue.

HB 61 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Relating to the use of certain lighting equipment on escort flag vehicles.

HB 72 Author: White | Meza
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 12 2019 12:38PM
Caption: Relating to the continuation of Medicaid benefits provided to certain children adopted from the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 114 Author: White
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Feb 12 2019 12:38PM
Caption: Relating to providing public high school students information regarding the availability of college credit awarded for military experience, education, and training obtained during military service.

HB 123 Author: White | Klick
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of personal identification documents for foster children, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth.

HB 135 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to County Affairs: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to regulation of working animals by counties and municipalities.

HB 148 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor Polish Americans in Texas.

HB 153 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the public safety director of the Department of Public Safety to adopt rules requiring the use and installation of intrastate commercial motor vehicle electronic logging devices.

HB 157 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to requiring post-placement review and reporting for child-placing agencies providing international adoption services.

HB 162 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to suspending the driver's licenses of certain persons convicted of driving while intoxicated offenses.

HB 409 Author: White | Deshotel
Last Action: 11/27/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to driver's licensing requirements for minors.

HB 410 Author: White | Bailes
Last Action: 11/27/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the personal use exemption for domestic rabbit meat.

HB 454 Author: White
Last Action: 12/03/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to performance incentive funding for certain medical schools based on public health impact.

HB 465 Author: White
Last Action: 12/05/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the administrative, civil, and criminal consequences, including fines, fees, and costs, imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses.

HB 507 Author: White
Last Action: 12/11/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a task force to coordinate and make recommendations on parent engagement and education programs provided by state agencies.

HB 566 Author: White
Last Action: 12/18/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.

HB 576 Author: White
Last Action: 12/19/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to providing financial assistance to certain persons who care for a child under a parental child safety placement; creating a criminal offense; creating a civil penalty.

HB 581 Author: White | Stickland
Last Action: 12/20/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the sale of fireworks on and before the Labor Day holiday.

HB 582 Author: White | Stickland
Last Action: 12/20/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the sale of fireworks on and before the Juneteenth holiday.

HB 583 Author: White
Last Action: 12/20/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to monuments and memorials for Texas heroes and other persons and events of historical significance; creating criminal offenses.

HB 584 Author: White | King, Phil
Last Action: 12/20/2018 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a program to facilitate, through the issuance and use of electronic toll collection transponders, free or discounted toll project use available to certain military personnel.

HB 611 Author: White
Last Action: 01/02/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the acceptance of certain voters at a polling place.

HB 636 Author: White
Last Action: 01/03/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of interested parties by business entities contracting with open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 650 Author: White | Klick | Howard | Neave | Meza
Last Action: 01/04/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to female inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 659 Author: White
Last Action: 01/07/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the collection of information regarding the parental status of inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 682 Author: White
Last Action: 01/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the issuance of digital identification.

HB 683 Author: White | Reynolds | Meza
Last Action: 01/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program; eliminating program surcharges.

HB 691 Author: White
Last Action: 01/09/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.

HB 692 Author: White
Last Action: 01/09/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the suspension of a student who is homeless from public school.

HB 811 Author: White
Last Action: 01/14/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to determining appropriate disciplinary action to be taken against a public school student who is in foster care or who is homeless.

HB 812 Author: White
Last Action: 01/14/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the amount of the health care services fee paid by certain inmates.

HB 918 Author: White
Last Action: 01/18/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to providing certain discharged or released inmates with documentation to assist in obtaining employment.

HB 927 Author: White
Last Action: 01/18/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the practice of certain advanced practice registered nurses in certain rural counties; authorizing a fee.

HB 941 Author: White
Last Action: 01/22/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a child-care facility database on the Health and Human Services Commission's Internet website.

HB 987 Author: White | Klick
Last Action: 01/23/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to personal identification documents for foster children or youth, homeless children or youth, and unaccompanied youth.

HB 1013 Author: White
Last Action: 01/23/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to repealing automatic driver's license suspensions for certain drug offenses.

HB 1076 Author: White
Last Action: 01/25/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure of criminal history record information.

HB 1077 Author: White
Last Action: 01/25/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to public school finance, supporting public education funding through an increase in the state sales and use tax rate, and requiring a reduction in school district maintenance and operation ad valorem taxes; making an appropriation; increasing the rate of a tax.

HB 1080 Author: White
Last Action: 01/25/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to prior authorization procedures for physical therapy services in Medicaid and the child health plan program.

HB 1115 Author: White
Last Action: 01/28/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to law enforcement agency policies regarding the placement of a child taken into possession by a peace officer during a person's arrest and placement information provided to the person.

HB 1119 Author: White
Last Action: 01/28/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the public school finance system and to the salary paid to certain professional staff employed by public schools.

HB 1149 Author: White
Last Action: 01/28/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for a license to carry a handgun.

HB 1153 Author: White
Last Action: 01/29/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the consequences of a criminal conviction on a person's eligibility for an occupational license; charging a fee.

HB 1224 Author: White
Last Action: 01/30/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to notice to the Department of Family and Protective Services that a foster child has been arrested.

HB 1278 Author: White
Last Action: 02/01/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to services provided by freestanding emergency medical care facilities.

HB 1358 Author: White
Last Action: 02/04/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to grants for community supervision and corrections departments for supervision officer caseload management.

HB 1372 Author: White
Last Action: 02/05/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the administrative, civil, and criminal consequences imposed on persons arrested for, charged with, or convicted of certain criminal offenses, including certain conditions of suspension or renewal of a driver's license.

HB 1553 Author: White
Last Action: 02/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the composition of the Commission on Jail Standards.

HB 1570 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the board of directors of the Rayburn Country Municipal Utility District.

HB 1621 Author: White
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public junior college district by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1653 Author: White
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to certain criminal justice reforms, including measures related to reentry and reintegration of state jail felony defendants and pretrial intervention programs that provide an alternative to incarceration.

HB 1687 Author: White
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to eliminating certain state-required assessment instruments and certain end-of-course assessment instruments not required by federal law.

HB 1717 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to repealing a provision authorizing a person to hold office as a municipal judge in more than one municipality only if each office is filled by appointment.

HB 1758 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to a grant program and interagency review of resources to support and sustain recovery community organizations.

HB 1759 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the core curriculum at public institutions of higher education.

HB 1760 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records and certain records of at-risk youth.

HB 1930 Author: White
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a charter school by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.

HCR 13 Author: White
Last Action: 11/12/2018 H Filed
Caption: Designating February 15 as Career and Technical Education Letter of Intent Signing Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2019.

HCR 33 Author: White
Last Action: 01/23/2019 H Filed
Caption: Expressing opposition to the enactment or enforcement in Texas of a law that automatically suspends the driver's license of an individual who is convicted of any drug-related offense.

HCR 62 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Filed
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2019, as Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas Day at the State Capitol.

HJR 13 Author: White | Guillen
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to allocate a portion of oil and gas production tax revenue to the counties from which the oil and gas originated.

HJR 72 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment permitting a person to hold more than one office as an unpaid municipal judge.

HR 22 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Jasper-Lake Sam Rayburn Area Chamber of Commerce.

HR 28 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: In memory of Bobby Joe Hadnot of Jasper County.

HR 83 Author: White
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Adopted
Caption: Recognizing February 12, 2019, as Texas Juvenile Justice Professional Day.

HR 84 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Congratulating the Newton High School football team on winning the 2018 UIL 3A Division 2 state championship.

HR 85 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Commending W. T. Johnston on his achievements as head coach of the Newton High School football team.

HR 103 Author: White
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Feb 12 2019 12:38PM
Caption: Congratulating Alyssa Franklin on the birth of her daughter, Ava Marie Spikes, on January 1, 2019.

HR 141 Author: White | Bailes
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Feb 12 2019 12:38PM
Caption: Recognizing March 4, 2019, as 9-1-1 Day at the State Capitol.

HR 241 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Recognizing March 8, 2019, as Career and Technical Education Letter of Intent Signing Day.

HR 268 Author: White
Last Action: 02/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: Congratulating Bill and Diane Smith of Kirbyville on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 269 Author: White
Last Action: 02/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: In memory of Larry Daigle of Silsbee.

HR 292 Author: White
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Filed
Caption: Commending Dewayne Diggles for providing assistance to a Silsbee police officer.

HR 354 Author: White
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Filed
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2019, as Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas Day at the State Capitol.

Joint Author (6):
HB 357 Author: Stickland | Biedermann | Middleton | Lang | White
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the carrying of a firearm by a person who is not otherwise prohibited from possessing the firearm and to criminal offenses otherwise related to the carrying of a firearm; creating criminal offenses.

HB 685 Author: Clardy | White | Ashby
Last Action: 01/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to immunity from liability of a court clerk and county for the disclosure or release of certain court documents and information contained in the court documents.

HB 686 Author: Clardy | White | Ashby
Last Action: 01/08/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to making permanent the former temporary increases in records archive fees and records management and preservation fees charged by district and county clerks.

HB 1247 Author: Ashby | Clardy | Darby | Bailes | White
Last Action: 01/31/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to liability for the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land if the use of the land changes as a result of a condemnation.

HB 1389 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | White
Last Action: 02/05/2019 H Filed
Caption: Relating to the placement on community supervision, including deferred adjudication community supervision, of a defendant who is the primary caretaker of a child.

HCR 56 Author: Middleton | White
Last Action: 02/06/2019 H Filed
Caption: Urging Congress to pass the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.

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