Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Giovanni Capriglione
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/13/2019

Number of Bills: 90

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (58):
HB 20 Author: Capriglione | Zerwas | Longoria | Howard | Bonnen, Greg
Last Action: 04/25/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain constitutional transfers of money to the economic stabilization fund, the Texas legacy fund, and the state highway fund and to the management and investment of the economic stabilization fund, the Texas legacy fund, and the Texas legacy distribution fund.

HB 567 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to adjustment of a school district's wealth per student under the school finance system to reflect campus security costs.

HB 569 Author: Capriglione | Leach | Shaheen
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the information required to be included in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill.

HB 570 Author: Capriglione | Hinojosa | VanDeaver
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to open meetings of the governing body of a charter holder and the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 638 Author: Capriglione | Bonnen, Greg | VanDeaver | Patterson
Sponsor: Powell
Last Action: 05/23/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the issuance of posthumous high school diplomas to certain students.

HB 1096 Author: Capriglione | Frank | Krause
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the modernization of state agency information technology systems.

HB 1097 Author: Capriglione | Collier
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain contracts for the transfer of a pet.

HB 1352 Author: Capriglione | Raymond
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requirements for vendors providing certain services involving computers to governmental entities.

HB 1685 Author: Capriglione | Miller
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to prohibition of abortion; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1784 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/25/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to management and storage of state records and information.

HB 1785 Author: Capriglione | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/23/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the information required to be disclosed in a registration form for lobbyists.

HB 2101 Author: Capriglione | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to the regulation of reroofing contractors; providing administrative and civil penalties; authorizing fees; requiring an occupational registration.

HB 2102 Author: Capriglione
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the payment of insurance deductibles related to property insurance policies; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2103 Author: Capriglione | Bonnen, Greg
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on contractors acting as public insurance adjusters in certain circumstances.

HB 2107 Author: Capriglione | Rodriguez | Shaheen | Kacal | Lambert
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/31/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to information provided by a local health jurisdiction on food regulation.

HB 2189 Author: Capriglione | Phelan | Canales | Wilson | Zerwas
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of certain contracting information under the public information law.

HB 2191 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the public information law.

HB 2192 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the assessment of litigation costs and attorney's fees in certain actions under the public information law.

HB 2251 Author: Capriglione | Rose | Leach | Sheffield | Zerwas
Last Action: 04/10/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain deceptive advertising of legal services; imposing civil penalties.

HB 2350 Author: Capriglione | Toth
Last Action: 04/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibition of abortion; creating a civil penalty offense; providing for a civil cause of action.

HB 2458 Author: Capriglione | Parker
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of the Texas Bullion Depository.

HB 2459 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to oversight of and requirements applicable to information resources technology procurement by state agencies.

HB 2567 Author: Capriglione | Lozano
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to enrollment of certain retirees in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program.

HB 2705 Author: Capriglione | Goldman | Johnson, Julie
Last Action: 05/10/2019 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to job order contracting for certain airport facilities by certain joint airport boards.

HB 2706 Author: Capriglione | Lambert
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to authorized investments for governmental entities and a study of the investment and management of funds by public schools.

HB 2859 Author: Capriglione
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 06/05/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of precious metal held in a precious metal depository located in this state.

HB 3151 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of reroofing contractors; providing administrative and civil penalties; authorizing fees; creating a criminal offense; requiring an occupational registration.

HB 3156 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of reroofing contractors; providing administrative and civil penalties; authorizing fees; creating a criminal offense; requiring an occupational registration.

HB 3265 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the execution capability readiness scoring of major information resources projects.

HB 3413 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 05/03/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the application of the franchise tax to and computation of franchise tax owed by certain entities that hold precious metals.

HB 3428 Author: Capriglione | Price | Buckley | Zerwas | Lopez
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to training on Alzheimer's disease and dementia for certain Department of Family and Protective Services employees and area agencies on aging employees and volunteers.

HB 3440 Author: Capriglione | Israel | White
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the electronic submission of forms, data, and documents to the Commission on Jail Standards; imposing a fee.

HB 3673 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the application of the Underground Facility Damage Prevention and Safety Act to Class B underground facilities.

HB 3674 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an opportunity to cure a bid, proposal, or offer that does not include a required historically underutilized business subcontracting plan.

HB 3676 Author: Capriglione | Beckley | Patterson | Darby | Parker
Last Action: 04/22/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of an injured employee for lifetime income benefits under the workers' compensation system.

HB 3834 Author: Capriglione
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the requirement that certain state and local government employees and state contractors complete a cybersecurity training program certified by the Department of Information Resources.

HB 3840 Author: Capriglione | Flynn | Tinderholt | Miller | Cain
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of individuals or business entities that provide or train assistance animals for veterans; providing a civil penalty.

HB 3846 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the development of additional instruction that may be used by a public school after administration of all state-required assessment instruments for the school year.

HB 3875 Author: Capriglione
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to cloud compatibility of certain state agency information technology purchases.

HB 3886 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Relating to contributions to, benefits from, and the administration of systems and programs administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, including a one-time supplemental payment for retirees.

HB 3887 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 05/02/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to enrollment of certain retirees in and cost-sharing for the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program.

HB 4100 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 21 2019 12:30PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of provisions requiring school districts to reduce their wealth per student to the equalized wealth level.

HB 4139 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to adopt an exemption from ad valorem taxation of an individual's residence homestead.

HB 4146 Author: Capriglione | Bowers
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain short-term consumer loans; imposing an assessment and fees; requiring an occupational license; authorizing fees.

HB 4159 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to state programs not funded by appropriations.

HB 4214 Author: Capriglione | Bohac | Blanco | Shaheen | Bernal
Last Action: 05/01/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to matters concerning governmental entities, including cybersecurity, governmental efficiencies, information resources, and emergency planning.

HB 4330 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to disclosure requirements regarding a health care consultant's relationship with an insurance company or health care facility; providing a civil penalty.

HB 4390 Author: Capriglione | Martinez Fischer | Rodriguez | Collier
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the privacy of personal identifying information and the creation of the Texas Privacy Protection Advisory Council.

HCR 78 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 05/10/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Approving the settlement agreement between the State of Texas and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights.

HCR 139 Author: Capriglione | Klick
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 04/25/2019 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: In memory of Ed Speakmon of Keller.

HJR 10 Author: Capriglione | Zerwas | Bonnen, Greg | Rose | Howard
Last Action: 04/24/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the Texas legacy fund and the Texas legacy distribution fund, dedicating the Texas legacy distribution fund to certain state infrastructure projects or the reduction of certain long-term obligations, and providing for the transfer of certain general revenues to the economic stabilization fund, the Texas legacy fund, and the state highway fund.

HJR 95 Author: Capriglione
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation precious metal held in a precious metal depository located in this state.

HJR 129 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a political subdivision that adopts an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a percentage of the market value of an individual's residence homestead to set the minimum dollar amount of the exemption to which an individual is entitled in a tax year.

HR 71 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 11 2019 6:40PM
Caption: In memory of Jennifer Lynne Faltys of Southlake.

HR 72 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 11 2019 6:42PM
Caption: In memory of Edna Nell Burch Black.

HR 542 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 03/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2019 3:47PM
Caption: Recognizing March 1, 2019, as National Speech and Debate Education Day.

HR 2124 Author: Capriglione
Last Action: 05/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 28 2019 8:00PM
Caption: Congratulating the girls' soccer team from Carroll High School in Southlake on winning the 2019 UIL 6A state championship.

HR 2163 Author: Capriglione | Goldman | Tinderholt
Last Action: 05/29/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2019 1:04PM
Caption: Honoring Pastor Jeff King for his assistance in helping to secure the safe return of an eight-year-old kidnapping victim in Fort Worth.

Joint Author (32):
HB 81 Author: Canales | Capriglione | Burrows | Phelan | Nevárez
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/17/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the disclosure under the public information law of certain information related to parades, concerts, or other entertainment events open to the general public that are paid for with public funds.

HB 307 Author: Flynn | Miller | Hefner | Krause | Capriglione
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the posting of the Ten Commandments in public school classrooms.

HB 350 Author: Blanco | Capriglione | Dean | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/17/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the composition of the cybersecurity council.

HB 351 Author: Blanco | Capriglione | Dean | Minjarez
Last Action: 05/03/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to emergency management for cyber attacks against this state.

HB 362 Author: Israel | Capriglione | Longoria | Klick | Anchia
Last Action: 05/09/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the creation of a fund to assist local governments with the acquisition of voting system equipment.

HB 368 Author: Cain | Capriglione | Toth | Howard | Thierry
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of legislatively produced audio or visual materials in political advertising.

HB 996 Author: Collier | Thompson, Senfronia | Longoria | Capriglione | Leach
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the collection of consumer debt by debt buyers.

HB 1001 Author: Israel | Capriglione | Cyrier | Bucy | Rodriguez
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to prohibited retaliation against state or local public employees for reporting certain violations of law.

HB 1182 Author: Goodwin | Talarico | Beckley | Capriglione
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to personal financial literacy courses for high school students in public schools.

HB 1284 Author: Lambert | Rodriguez | Allison | Capriglione
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to egg grading.

HB 1297 Author: Davis, Sarah | Price | Moody | Capriglione
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a restriction on the ability of an individual who has engaged in certain actions to be appointed as the executive head of, or be employed as a member of the executive staff of, a state agency.

HB 1421 Author: Israel | Capriglione | Minjarez | Cain | Blanco
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to cybersecurity of voter registration lists and other election-related documents, systems, and technology.

HB 1876 Author: Davis, Sarah | Nevárez | Turner, Chris | Capriglione | Price
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the ethics of public servants, including regulations related to certain political contributions, lobbying activities, reports, and disclosures; creating criminal offenses.

HB 1877 Author: Davis, Sarah | Nevárez | Turner, Chris | Capriglione | Price
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the ethics of public servants, including regulations relating to certain contributions, expenditures, and reports, and certain authority and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1915 Author: Zerwas | Capriglione | Button | Goldman | Buckley
Last Action: 04/10/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a state plan for education on and treatment of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.

HB 2174 Author: Zerwas | Capriglione | Dean
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to controlled substance prescriptions and reimbursement for treatment for certain substance use disorders; authorizing a fee.

HB 2227 Author: Wu | Craddick | White | Landgraf | Capriglione
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to preventing the loss of benefits by certain retirees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas who resume service.

HB 2689 Author: Dean | Capriglione | Bernal | Blanco | Wray
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the designation of a cybersecurity coordinator by each school district.

HB 2702 Author: White | Capriglione
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain property that was erroneously omitted from an appraisal roll in a previous year.

HB 2884 Author: Miller | Capriglione | Phelan | Howard | Longoria
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to statewide technology centers and cloud computing services.

HB 2931 Author: Parker | Craddick | Capriglione | Deshotel | Stucky
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the administration of an examination and issuance of a temporary receipt for a driver's license by an entity other than the Department of Public Safety.

HB 2984 Author: Allison | González, Mary | Minjarez | Lopez | Capriglione
Sponsor: Taylor
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the essential knowledge and skills of the technology applications curriculum and the establishment of a computer science strategic advisory committee to increase computer science instruction and participation in public schools.

HB 3000 Author: Talarico | Capriglione | Dean
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to student data security in public schools.

HB 3069 Author: González, Mary | Allison | Capriglione | Longoria | Rose
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development in coding, technology applications, and computer science for public school teachers.

HB 3292 Author: Gutierrez | Flynn | Kuempel | Capriglione | Shaheen
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to sale-leaseback transactions.

HB 3461 Author: Wu | Capriglione
Last Action: 05/02/2019 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to allowing TJJD to approve a small number of Regional Diversion Alternatives placements for youth with intense needs at a higher rate than the average daily cost of state secure facilities.

HB 3745 Author: Bell, Cecil | Rose | Capriglione | Zerwas | Thompson, Ed
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the Texas emissions reduction plan fund and account.

HB 4132 Author: Rodriguez | Capriglione
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to maintenance and production of electronic public information under the public information law.

HB 4388 Author: Murphy | Huberty | Capriglione | Zerwas | Shine
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the management of the permanent school fund by the School Land Board and the State Board of Education and a study regarding distributions from the permanent school fund to the available school fund.

HB 4517 Author: Parker | Capriglione | Sanford | King, Phil | Larson
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a work group on blockchain matters concerning this state.

HCR 19 Author: Herrero | Neave | Capriglione | Blanco | Clardy
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/27/2019 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Urging Congress to repeal the Government Pension Offset and the Windfall Elimination Provision of the Social Security Act.

HJR 121 Author: Nevárez | Miller | Moody | Capriglione
Last Action: 04/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the limited purpose of proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution to ensure balance, integrity, and transparency in our national campaign finance system.

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