Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Ina Minjarez
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/15/2019

Number of Bills: 92

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (49):
HB 29 Author: Minjarez | Klick | Moody | Coleman | Parker
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of physical therapy.

HB 37 Author: Minjarez | Larson | Zedler | Pacheco | Kuempel
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the creation of the criminal offense of mail theft.

HB 45 Author: Minjarez | Johnson, Jarvis | Miller | Deshotel
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creating a mentor program for foster youth.

HB 53 Author: Minjarez | Miller | Klick | Clardy
Sponsor: Powell
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the transitional living services program for certain youth in foster care.

HB 69 Author: Minjarez | Rodriguez | Bailes | Collier
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 1/1/20
Caption: Relating to the right to vacate and avoid liability under a residential lease after a tenant's death.

HB 75 Author: Minjarez | Zerwas | Allison | Zedler | Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to an exception to the application of the offense of possessing or delivering drug paraphernalia for persons involved in certain pilot programs.

HB 82 Author: Minjarez | Miller | Buckley | Wilson | Ramos
Last Action: 05/10/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to designating May 8 as Military Spouse Appreciation Day.

HB 87 Author: Minjarez
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to information provided to minors during the driver's license application process.

HB 94 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the receipt by certain relative caretakers of dependent children of supplemental financial assistance and the assignment of those relative caretakers as protective payees for financial assistance payments; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.

HB 105 Author: Minjarez
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of information about oversize and overweight vehicles in the curriculum of driver education and driving safety courses.

HB 113 Author: Minjarez | Martinez | Thierry
Last Action: 04/23/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the vehicle description on an application for the registration of an automated motor vehicle.

HB 119 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 12 2019 12:38PM
Caption: Relating to liability for and reporting of accidents involving certain motor vehicles.

HB 130 Author: Minjarez | Bernal | Gutierrez | Gervin-Hawkins | Cortez
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to authorizing an increase in an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties.

HB 140 Author: Minjarez | Guillen | Israel | Meza
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety.

HB 146 Author: Minjarez | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the adoption of cats and dogs previously used for research.

HB 152 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 02/13/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 13 2019 12:10PM
Caption: Relating to the collection, storage, and analysis of sexual assault evidence and evidence of other sex offenses.

HB 394 Author: Minjarez | Farrar
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the duties of a hearing officer following a Health and Human Services Commission fair hearing regarding the denial of certain services.

HB 405 Author: Minjarez | Howard | Hinojosa | Ortega | Bell, Cecil
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to designating June as Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Awareness Month.

HB 568 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 02/20/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 20 2019 12:02PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of automated neighborhood electric vehicles.

HB 904 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 02/25/2019 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 25 2019 6:10PM
Caption: Relating to requiring The University of Texas at San Antonio to conduct a study regarding cyber attacks against financial institutions in this state.

HB 949 Author: Minjarez | Springer | Pacheco
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of aggravated assault.

HB 1061 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/02/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to mandatory arbitration as a condition of employment.

HB 1507 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to programs that can be established and funded under the Texas emissions reduction plan.

HB 1884 Author: Minjarez | Miller
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the information provided to relative and other designated caregivers of children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2681 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to the offense of passing certain vehicles on a highway.

HB 2729 Author: Minjarez
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the administration, duties, and operation of the Edwards Aquifer Authority; authorizing a fee.

HB 2741 Author: Minjarez
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/17/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the application of the fire code to and the inspection of buildings owned or leased by counties; authorizing a fee.

HB 3258 Author: Minjarez | Bernal | Pacheco | Allison | Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/08/2019 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to an authorization to increase the sales and use tax collected in an advanced transportation district of a metropolitan rapid transit authority.

HB 3740 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Relating to the licensing of and requirements for certain child-care facilities that detain certain children.

HB 4052 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 21 2019 12:30PM
Caption: Relating to allowable utility charges by a county.

HR 658 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2019 9:35AM
Caption: Honoring LiftFund for its contributions as a Community Development Financial Institution.

HR 819 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 03/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2019 6:36PM
Caption: Commemorating the 80th anniversary of Division Laundry of San Antonio.

HR 1077 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/18/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 18 2019 9:07AM
Caption: Commemorating the 40th anniversary of Los Barrios Restaurant in San Antonio.

HR 1122 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 23 2019 3:36PM
Caption: Paying tribute to the legacy of San Antonio restaurateur Viola Barrios.

HR 1156 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 24 2019 9:56AM
Caption: Commemorating the 80th anniversary of Division Laundry of San Antonio.

HR 1157 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 24 2019 10:48AM
Caption: In memory of Loretta Katherine Robles Garcia.

HR 1190 Author: Minjarez | Price
Last Action: 05/19/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Recognizing April 2020 as Distracted Driving Awareness Month in Texas.

HR 1191 Author: Minjarez | Price
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Apr 15 2019 5:25PM
Caption: Recognizing April 2019 as Distracted Driving Awareness Month in Texas.

HR 1192 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 24 2019 3:13PM
Caption: Recognizing May 10, 2019, as Military Spouse Appreciation Day.

HR 1193 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 24 2019 6:43PM
Caption: Recognizing May 8, 2020, as Military Spouse Appreciation Day.

HR 1240 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 29 2019 4:57PM
Caption: Congratulating the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Latina Leadership Institute on its fourth anniversary.

HR 1300 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 9 2019 11:23AM
Caption: Congratulating the San Antonio Vascular and Endovascular Clinic on its first anniversary.

HR 1377 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/08/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 8 2019 11:03AM
Caption: Commending Rey A. Saldaña for his service on the San Antonio City Council.

HR 1456 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/17/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2019 7:43PM
Caption: Recognizing The University of Texas at San Antonio for its leadership in the field of cybersecurity.

HR 1471 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Filed
Caption: Honoring Dorcas Seals of Austin for her 20-year career in social work and mental health.

HR 1508 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/17/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2019 11:54AM
Caption: Honoring Dorcas Seals of Austin for her 20-year career in social work and mental health.

HR 1611 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/20/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 20 2019 5:17PM
Caption: Congratulating Endeavors on its 50th anniversary and on the 15th anniversary of its Fairweather Family Lodge in San Antonio.

HR 1612 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/17/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2019 3:01PM
Caption: Congratulating Richard Cafege on being promoted to lieutenant in the Texas Department of Public Safety.

HR 2148 Author: Minjarez
Last Action: 05/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 28 2019 5:41PM
Caption: In memory of Fred G. Rodriguez of San Antonio.

Joint Author (43):
HB 8 Author: Neave | Howard | Minjarez | Button | Lang
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/04/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the criminal statute of limitations for certain sex offenses and the collection, analysis, and preservation of evidence of sexual assault and other sex offenses.

HB 14 Author: Stucky | Thompson, Senfronia | King, Phil | Meyer | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/25/2019 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to a student loan repayment assistance program for certain full-time peace officers in this state.

HB 114 Author: White | Minjarez | Dominguez
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/16/2019 E Effective immediately
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 | Miller | Minjarez | Rose
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to personal identification documents for foster children or youth or homeless children or youth.

HB 233 Author: Krause | Minjarez
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to the scheduling of the first day of school for students by school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 253 Author: Farrar | Minjarez | Guillen
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression.

HB 275 Author: Miller | Flynn | Blanco | Shine | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed or fatally injured in the line of duty.

HB 311 Author: Howard | Cole | Minjarez | Springer | Wu
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products.

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 406 Author: Price | Thompson, Senfronia | Sheffield | Minjarez | Paddie
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to organ donor registration information when applying for a hunting or fishing license on the Internet.

HB 473 Author: Howard | Minjarez | Wu
Last Action: 02/20/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 20 2019 12:02PM
Caption: Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services reporting certain information regarding youth in the managing conservatorship of the department who are pregnant or who are parents.

HB 602 Author: Zedler | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain duties of the Texas Medical Board regarding a complaint against a license holder.

HB 603 Author: Zedler | Minjarez | Flynn
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain complaints concerning the Texas Medical Board.

HB 604 Author: Zedler | Minjarez
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the release of confidential physician-patient communications to the Texas Medical Board.

HB 616 Author: Neave | Blanco | Minjarez | Guillen | Swanson
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to reimbursement for a certain portion of a forensic medical examination of a sexual assault survivor and for the evidence collection kit required for the examination.

HB 905 Author: Bernal | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of an unpaid caregiver of an individual who is eligible to receive long-term services and supports under the Medicaid program while the individual is on a waiting list for the services and supports.

HB 940 Author: Davis, Sarah | Minjarez | Meyer | Moody | Collier
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense.

HB 971 Author: Clardy | Minjarez
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to proficiency certification of law enforcement officers with military service.

HB 1074 Author: Price | Anchia | Frullo | Minjarez | Metcalf
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the prohibition against age discrimination in certain employment training programs.

HB 1080 Author: White | Minjarez | Klick | Moody | Coleman
Last Action: 04/22/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the practice of physical therapy.

HB 1109 Author: Swanson | Frank | Klick | Oliverson | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to waiving certain minimum standards for substitute care providers for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1131 Author: Cole | Ashby | Minjarez | Allen | Guillen
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/21/2019 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist certain school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations.

HB 1159 Author: Price | Krause | Meyer | Minjarez | Moody
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the acknowledgment of a written instrument on behalf of a limited liability company or partnership.

HB 1180 Author: Guillen | Raymond | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/15/2019 S Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
Caption: Relating to the agreement requirements for receiving a scholarship under the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program.

HB 1209 Author: Rodriguez | Morrison | Moody | Minjarez | Herrero
Last Action: 04/26/2019 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the right to vacate and avoid residential lease liability following the occurrence of family violence.

HB 1291 Author: Price | Sheffield | Minjarez | Rose | VanDeaver
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Insurance: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to prohibited practices by a life insurance company relating to an individual's prescription for or obtainment of an opioid antagonist.

HB 1292 Author: Price | Rose | Minjarez | Sheffield | VanDeaver
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to statewide initiatives to improve maternal and newborn health for women with opioid use disorder.

HB 1293 Author: Price | Sheffield | Minjarez | Rose | VanDeaver
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to recommendations by local school health advisory councils regarding opioid addiction and abuse education in public schools.

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 1439 Author: Pacheco | Minjarez | Bernal | Allison | Guillen
Sponsor: Flores
Last Action: 05/27/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the intercollegiate athletics fee at Texas A&M University--San Antonio; authorizing a fee.

HB 1702 Author: Howard | Stucky | Frank | Minjarez
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/29/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to services provided for students at public institutions of higher education who are or were in foster care.

HB 2111 Author: Pacheco | Cortez | Lopez | Minjarez | Gutierrez
Sponsor: Flores
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the period for which a school district's participation in certain tax increment financing reinvestment zones may be taken into account in determining the total taxable value of property in the school district.

HB 2454 Author: Price | Sheffield | Minjarez | Thompson, Senfronia | VanDeaver
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to continuing education requirements for certain health professionals regarding pain management and the prescribing of opioids.

HB 2614 Author: Cole | Minjarez
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a pilot program to increase the financial independence of foster children who are transitioning to independent living.

HB 2707 Author: Price | Allen | Minjarez | Sheffield | White
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of the community mental health grant program to include services to and treatment of individuals with substance use disorders.

HB 2764 Author: Frank | Minjarez | Klick | Swanson
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to minimum standards and caregiver training for substitute care providers for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2811 Author: Price | Frank | Minjarez | Thompson, Senfronia | VanDeaver
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prescribing of controlled substances and dangerous drugs for acute pain.

HB 2955 Author: Price | Murr | Moody | Minjarez
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to oversight of specialty court programs.

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 3040 Author: Hunter | Allison | Minjarez
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an interim study by the Texas Commission on Judicial Selection regarding the method by which certain trial and appellate judges are selected.

HB 3950 Author: Frank | Minjarez | Klick
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 05/23/2019 H Senate Amendments Analysis distributed: May 23 2019 3:40PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Joint Committee on Child Welfare.

HB 4165 Author: Pacheco | Cortez | Allison | Gervin-Hawkins | Minjarez
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.

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