Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Gina Hinojosa
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 5/26/2019

Number of Bills: 81

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (60):
HB 30 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the transfer of unused long-acting reversible contraceptive products under Medicaid and the Healthy Texas Women program.

HB 43 Author: Hinojosa | Allen | Bailes | Dutton | VanDeaver
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the admission policy of an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 52 Author: Hinojosa | Wray | Martinez Fischer | Guillen | Cole
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit pilot program for taxable entities that contribute to an employee dependent care flexible spending account.

HB 74 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring a public employer to give notice to new employees of the ability of certain employees to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

HB 95 Author: Hinojosa | Goodwin
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the criminal offense of acquisition or attempted acquisition of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a firearm.

HB 122 Author: Hinojosa | Johnson, Julie | Guillen
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the medical use of marihuana; providing an affirmative defense to prosecution for possession of marihuana.

HB 128 Author: Hinojosa | Lucio III | Lozano | Thierry | Phelan
Last Action: 04/17/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to school district notification to a parent or guardian of physical fitness assessment results of the parent's or guardian's child.

HB 137 Author: Hinojosa | Metcalf | Phelan | Cyrier | Zwiener
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to reports by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality about dams that have certain hazard classifications.

HB 375 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of polling place locations on the campuses of certain institutions of higher education.

HB 514 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/20/2019 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Feb 20 2019 12:02PM
Caption: Relating to clarifying the law regarding local government prohibitions or restrictions on the sale or use of a container or package.

HB 571 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/20/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 20 2019 12:02PM
Caption: Relating to rules and policies of the Texas Education Agency regarding public involvement, complaints, negotiated rulemaking, alternative dispute resolution, and advisory committees.

HB 856 Author: Hinojosa | Zwiener
Last Action: 02/25/2019 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Feb 25 2019 6:10PM
Caption: Relating to local government prohibitions or restrictions on the sale or use of a container or package.

HB 1071 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to an advance directive and do-not-resuscitate order of a pregnant woman and information provided for an advance directive.

HB 1130 Author: Hinojosa
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/22/2019 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the issuance of Register to Vote specialty license plates.

HB 1150 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to the standard service retirement annuity for members of the legislature and the lieutenant governor.

HB 1151 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to a transportation allotment credit for school districts required to take action to reduce wealth per student.

HB 1255 Author: Hinojosa | Rose | Wray | Walle | Longoria
Last Action: 04/05/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to patient records regarding maternal death.

HB 1307 Author: Hinojosa | Huberty | Deshotel | Phelan
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation of a disaster case management system by the Texas Division of Emergency Management.

HB 1564 Author: Hinojosa | Howard
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the provision of certain support services to persons who are deaf-blind.

HB 2208 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to an adjustment under the foundation school program of the taxable value of property for school districts required to provide social security coverage for district employees.

HB 2225 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the cost of attendance credits to achieve the equalized wealth level for school districts that provide social security coverage for employees.

HB 2281 Author: Hinojosa | Kuempel | Longoria | Deshotel | Harris
Last Action: 04/12/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the consumption, possession, or sale of an alcoholic beverage at a stadium or athletic facility leased to a nonprofit or private entity by a school district.

HB 2283 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the placement and construction of a memorial plaza commemorating the Bill of Rights on the Supreme Court Building plaza.

HB 2411 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Elections: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to an early voting ballot voted by mail.

HB 2412 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Elections: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to early voting by certain persons who are caretakers of persons with certain disabilities.

HB 2506 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/03/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 734 in Austin as the Master Sergeant Jonathan J. Dunbar Memorial Parkway.

HB 2510 Author: Hinojosa | Wu | White | Lambert | Sherman, Sr.
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the suspension and expulsion of a student attending an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 2616 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to Texas Community Schools.

HB 2797 Author: Hinojosa | Gutierrez | Moody | Rose | Wray
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to evaluation under the state accountability system of school district campuses that enroll certain students who receive special education services.

HB 2800 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to funding for open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 2848 Author: Hinojosa | Moody | González, Mary | Meyer | Krause
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to the review under the Texas Sunset Act of the Texas Education Agency's functions relating to special education services.

HB 2926 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the family first prevention services task force.

HB 2930 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to the enforcement activities of the Health and Human Services Commission against certain child-care facilities; authorizing administrative penalties.

HB 2933 Author: Hinojosa | Raymond
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to timely claims payments in the Medicaid managed care program.

HB 2935 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to the public school finance system.

HB 2936 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to certain notice requirements and filing requirements in court proceedings involving persons with mental illness.

HB 2938 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to employ attorneys as mental health public defenders and to the reimbursement of an attorney who represents an indigent proposed patient in certain mental health proceedings.

HB 2960 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a prohibition against covenants not to compete for certain low-wage employees.

HB 3050 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of municipalities to enact a requirement that establishes the sales price for certain housing units or residential lots.

HB 3190 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to the administration of psychoactive medication to certain patients.

HB 3192 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to standards for expulsion policies of certain child-care facilities.

HB 3193 Author: Hinojosa | Raymond | Muñoz, Jr. | Guillen
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 05/26/2019 H Senate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
Caption: Relating to the licensing of, the executive commissioner of the Health and Human Services Commission's duties with respect to, and the administrative penalties for home and community support services agencies.

HB 3281 Author: Hinojosa | Anchia | Israel | Howard | Moody
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a limitation on the use of a victim's gender identity or sexual orientation as the basis for a defense in the trial of a criminal offense.

HB 3282 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in ad valorem tax appraisal records.

HB 3464 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to civil service commission hearings for certain disciplinary actions against police officers in certain municipalities.

HB 3649 Author: Hinojosa | Rodriguez
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by a certain hospital district.

HB 3653 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/10/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to authorizing the sale of certain real property by the Texas Facilities Commission on behalf of the state.

HB 3664 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Relating to the time certain licensed child-care facilities may detain unaccompanied children.

HB 3801 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
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 3804 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Relating to an annual cost-of-living adjustment for school district employees and an annual adjustment to the basic allotment under the public school finance system to reflect inflation.

HB 4127 Author: Hinojosa | Cole | Ortega | Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the Healthy Texas Program; authorizing a fee.

HB 4496 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 26 2019 1:36PM
Caption: Relating to the criminal offense of acquisition or attempted acquisition of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a firearm; creating a criminal offense.

HCR 57 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Designating tacos as the official state food of Texas.

HJR 57 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/25/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 25 2019 6:10PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to set the salaries of members of the legislature and the lieutenant governor based on the average public school teacher salary in this state.

HR 96 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2019 9:29AM
Caption: In memory of Bishop John E. McCarthy of Austin.

HR 216 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Recognizing Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America for the organization's efforts to prevent gun violence.

HR 776 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Urging the Texas delegation of Congress to support bipartisan climate action policy initiatives.

HR 1260 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 29 2019 1:30PM
Caption: Congratulating Randall and Nancy Alexis of Austin on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1415 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/13/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 13 2019 12:20PM
Caption: Congratulating Robert A. Jackson on his retirement as director of AARP Texas.

HR 1545 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/17/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2019 7:56PM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Austin Junior Forum.

Joint Author (21):
HB 295 Author: Cain | Miller | Hinojosa
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/22/2019 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to designating March 30 as Master Sergeant Jonathan J. Dunbar Day.

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 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 759 Author: Wu | Miller | Klick | Hinojosa | Rose
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 05/20/2019 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 20 2019 1:31AM
Caption: Relating to the availability of personal information of a child protective services caseworker, adult protective services caseworker, or investigator.

HB 785 Author: Shaheen | Thierry | Goldman | Miller | Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/04/2019 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the execution of a warrant issued for certain individuals who violate a condition of release on parole or to mandatory supervision.

HB 1357 Author: Wu | King, Ken | Hinojosa | Metcalf
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the criminal offense of failure to report certain sexual offenses committed against a child; increasing criminal penalties.

HB 1362 Author: Wu | Frank | Hinojosa | Miller | Walle
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/22/2019 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the caseloads of child protective services caseworkers.

HB 1682 Author: Raney | Hinojosa | Clardy | Meza | Meyer
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to collection and use of child safety data for licensed day-care centers.

HB 1879 Author: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas | Hinojosa | Thompson, Senfronia | Miller
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in Medicaid and the Healthy Texas Women program.

HB 2162 Author: Cole | Talarico | Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study on the suitability of unused and underused public facilities for joint use by state and local governmental entities.

HB 2210 Author: Bell, Keith | Hinojosa | Darby | Clardy | Springer
Sponsor: Powell
Last Action: 05/26/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2019 4:33PM
Caption: Relating to the consideration for public school accountability purposes of certain students who reside in a state hospital and receive educational services provided by a school district.

HB 2490 Author: Wu | Frank | Hinojosa | Goodwin | Bucy
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the system for maintaining records relating to children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2621 Author: Bailes | Allen | Ashby | Hinojosa | VanDeaver
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to open-enrollment charter school admission procedures and reporting requirements for certain admission information.

HB 2786 Author: Button | Perez | Burrows | Hinojosa | Leach
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/17/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to employee turnover reporting during a day-care center's, group day-care home's, or registered family home's license or registration renewal.

HB 2798 Author: Klick | Deshotel | Clardy | Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of certain urban teaching hospitals for the provision of inpatient hospital care under Medicaid.

HB 2976 Author: Howard | Israel | Rodriguez | Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to authority of the Travis County Healthcare District to appoint, contract for, or employ physicians.

HB 2997 Author: Talarico | Thierry | Bernal | Hinojosa | Lopez
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to suicide prevention training for certain public school employees and public school mental health related programs and the applicability of related immunity provisions.

HB 3712 Author: Bucy | Allen | González, Mary | Talarico | Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/22/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of information about the process of voting as part of the social studies curriculum requirements for public high school students.

HR 358 Author: Johnson, Eric | Turner, Chris | Meyer | Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2019 5:38PM
Caption: Congratulating Mike A. Myers on his receipt of the Santa Rita Award from The University of Texas System Board of Regents.

HR 373 Author: Rodriguez | Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2019 7:59PM
Caption: Commemorating the 2nd Austin Women in Culinary Dinner.

HR 1072 Author: Howard | Israel | Hinojosa | Ortega | Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/05/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 5 2019 10:22AM
Caption: Honoring six nonprofit workforce development organizations participating in the Texas Innovative Adult Career Education Grant Program.

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