Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/16/2019

Number of Bills: 41

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (26):
HB 213 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain offenses committed in a vehicle operated by a public transportation system.

HB 217 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Thompson, Senfronia | Lopez | Davis, Sarah | Guillen
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for hair prostheses for cancer patients.

HB 220 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Guillen
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of health care providers under Medicaid.

HB 221 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the standards for attorneys representing indigent defendants in certain capital felony cases.

HB 224 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a petition for a municipal animal control authority to manage dangerous dogs and aggressive dogs in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the municipality.

HB 229 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the temporary confidentiality and automatic expunction of records and files relating to certain nonviolent misdemeanor offenses.

HB 232 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the imposition of consecutive sentences for more than one criminal offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual arising out of the same criminal episode.

HB 235 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain offenses committed in a vehicle operated by a public transportation system.

HB 395 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/19/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 19 2019 1:41PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation for a criminal trespass offense punishable as a Class B misdemeanor.

HB 496 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Bernal | Allison
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to traumatic injury response protocol and the use of bleeding control stations in public schools.

HB 2013 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/13/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the implementation of certain rules regarding public school accountability adopted by the commissioner of education or the Texas Education Agency.

HB 2745 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to manufacturer disclosure of lipstick and lip gloss ingredients and toxic metals.

HB 2746 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to manufacturer disclosure of cosmetic ingredients; authorizing an administrative penalty.

HB 2844 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to the licensure in this state of certain attorneys who are licensed to practice law in another state.

HB 2870 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/03/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a single common course numbering system for and the transfer of course credit among public institutions of higher education in this state.

HB 2944 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Sponsor: Flores
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing the sale or transfer of the G. J. Sutton Building Complex in San Antonio.

HB 3053 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the adoption of a healthy and safe school water plan by public schools.

HB 3054 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Cyrier | Bucy
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Administration
Caption: Relating to designating June as Firearm Safety Awareness Month.

HB 3188 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Allison
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the retirement system in certain municipalities for firefighters and police officers.

HB 3583 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to an optional blood type designation on a driver's license, personal identification certificate, or commercial driver's license or learner's permit.

HB 4318 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to the corroboration of certain testimony in the prosecution of a trafficking of persons offense.

HB 4464 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study on mold contamination in housing developments supported by financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 4516 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 26 2019 1:36PM
Caption: Relating to creating abbreviated educator preparation programs for certification in marketing and certification in health science.

HB 4578 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of instruction regarding culturally inclusive curriculum reflecting the cultural, linguistic and religious diversity of society.

HR 1269 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 25 2019 7:21PM
Caption: In memory of former state representative Ruth Jones McClendon of San Antonio.

HR 1430 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/13/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 13 2019 4:00PM
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System.

Joint Author (15):
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 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 428 Author: Shaheen | Leach | Meyer | Gervin-Hawkins | Neave
Last Action: 04/02/2019 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the solicitation of pen pals by certain inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1734 Author: Holland | Leach | Gervin-Hawkins | Martinez | Longoria
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to litigation involving certain defects in school district facilities and enforcement of certain duties following that litigation; authorizing a civil penalty.

HB 2496 Author: Cyrier | Cole | Gervin-Hawkins | Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of a property as a historic landmark by a municipality.

HB 2763 Author: Flynn | Murphy | Paul | Gervin-Hawkins | Middleton
Sponsor: Taylor
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the police pension fund in certain municipalities.

HB 2826 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Leach | Goldman | Gervin-Hawkins | Longoria
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to procurement of a contingent fee contract for legal services by certain governmental entities.

HB 2899 Author: Leach | Cyrier | Deshotel | Gervin-Hawkins
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to civil liability and responsibility for defects in the plans, specifications, or other documents for the construction or repair of roads, highways, and related improvements.

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 3728 Author: Bernal | Gervin-Hawkins | Lopez
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring certain employers to provide paid sick leave to employees; providing administrative penalties.

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 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.

HB 4258 Author: Murphy | Gervin-Hawkins
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to review and approval by the attorney general of certain bonds financing an educational facility for certain charter schools.

HB 4345 Author: Sanford | Krause | Flynn | Gervin-Hawkins | Rodriguez
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to liability for disclosing certain information regarding sexual misconduct by an employee, volunteer, or independent contractor of a charitable organization.

HCR 86 Author: Springer | Holland | Martinez Fischer | Gervin-Hawkins | Larson
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the Bowie knife as the official state knife of Texas.

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