Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Armando Martinez
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/22/2019

Number of Bills: 66

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (57):
HB 56 Author: Martinez | Guillen | Ramos
Last Action: 02/11/2019 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Feb 11 2019 5:01PM
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living increase applicable to benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 71 Author: Martinez | Guillen
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of regional transit authorities; granting the power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds and charge fees; creating a criminal offense.

HB 86 Author: Martinez | Goodwin
Last Action: 04/02/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the reckless discharge of a firearm; creating a criminal offense.

HB 91 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/22/2019 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to establishment of the disaster identification system for a declared state of disaster.

HB 103 Author: Martinez | Guillen | Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Anchia
Last Action: 05/06/2019 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public law school in the Rio Grande Valley.

HB 109 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the operation of open-enrollment charter schools on Memorial Day.

HB 118 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 02/12/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 12 2019 12:38PM
Caption: Relating to the salary paid to certain professional employees of public schools.

HB 125 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/21/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the online publication of home addresses of certain occupational license holders.

HB 1014 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification requirements for certain food service workers.

HB 1015 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to warning signs posted by certain food service establishments that prepare food items containing peanut products.

HB 1016 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to eligibility determinations for the STAR+PLUS home and community based services (HCBS) program.

HB 1017 Author: Martinez | Guillen
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring certain public school campuses to donate and distribute food to students.

HB 1018 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to eliminating a fee for the issuance of specialty license plates for disabled veterans.

HB 1024 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to real property executed in trust for the issuance of a license as a bail bond surety.

HB 1046 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to the allocation to the state highway fund of certain motor vehicle sales, use, and rental tax revenue and to the use of that revenue.

HB 1505 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the recording of a criminal offense of transporting household goods without registration in a driving record.

HB 1542 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to changes made by certain design-build contractors to the design-build team for transportation projects.

HB 1639 Author: Martinez | Ortega | Klick
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of an independent school district to change the date of the general election and terms for officers.

HB 1640 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to establishing a pilot program to employ a life skills counselor at public high school campuses in certain counties.

HB 1642 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to the requirements for issuing and renewing certain certificates and licenses to practice barbering.

HB 1643 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authority comprehensive development agreements for projects in Cameron and Hidalgo Counties.

HB 1644 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authority comprehensive development agreements.

HB 1646 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authority comprehensive development agreements.

HB 1666 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the authorization by referendum on an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties.

HB 1770 Author: Martinez | Sheffield | Guillen
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to regulation and liability of certain vehicles on a highway; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 1778 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to weight limitations for certain vehicles transporting agricultural products.

HB 1828 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 05/23/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the sale and purchase of certain aquatic products; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 1861 Author: Martinez | Reynolds
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the criteria to determine compensation and conditions of employment of firefighters and police officers of certain political subdivisions.

HB 2090 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/03/2019 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to deputy sheriff civil service appeals of certain sheriff's department actions.

HB 2400 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the application requirements for first responder organizations to receive an initial license or to renew a license.

HB 2513 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to imposing an additional fee for the registration of an electric vehicle.

HB 2514 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the appointment of an individual qualified to conduct a child custody evaluation.

HB 2575 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the duty of a county to refund an amount of $5 or less paid to the county clerk.

HB 2620 Author: Martinez | Bailes
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles, including the enforcement of motor vehicle size and weight limitations; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2643 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for recipients of the Combat Action Badge or Combat Infantryman Badge.

HB 2644 Author: Martinez | Klick
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the notification of a peace officer through an indication associated with vehicle registration that a person has a health condition that may impede communication.

HB 2752 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to job order contracting.

HB 3088 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 05/13/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain purchasing personnel of the Texas Department of Transportation from training on state purchasing.

HB 3089 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to payment of costs related to the relocation of certain political subdivision utility facilities for state highway projects.

HB 3090 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to the disposition of certain amounts collected for rail safety.

HB 3210 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Thirty Percent Texas Initiative to encourage the use of food produced in this state for school lunches.

HB 3212 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to the procedure for the payment of claims submitted by certain providers under the Medicaid managed care program.

HB 3247 Author: Martinez | Guillen | Bonnen, Greg | Lopez
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the Texas Emergency Services Retirement System.

HB 3925 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 21 2019 12:30PM
Caption: Relating to rules for fixing the amount of bail and to the release of certain defendants on a bail bond or personal bond.

HB 4056 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 21 2019 12:30PM
Caption: Relating to requiring a minimum amount of eating time for breakfast and lunch for students in public schools.

HB 4063 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 21 2019 12:30PM
Caption: Relating to the location and operation of certain concrete crushing facilities.

HB 4326 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to imposing a local fee on the sale or lease of a new luxury motor vehicle in certain areas.

HB 4327 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment or use of perpetual care cemeteries located outside certain municipalities.

HB 4745 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/18/2019 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Apr 18 2019 12:09PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of additional county courts at law in Hidalgo County.

HCR 185 Author: Martinez
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/29/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 109.

HJR 83 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/12/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the state or a municipality or county to donate certain property to the United States to promote border crossing security or international bridge trade corridors, to issue public securities to finance the acquisition or construction of that property, and to use public money to make certain payments related to public-private partnerships.

HR 106 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 12 2019 9:01PM
Caption: Congratulating Bradley Forrest Cowan on his retirement as county agricultural extension agent for Hidalgo County.

HR 187 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 02/06/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 6 2019 11:45AM
Caption: Recognizing February 5, 2019, as Rio Grande Valley Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1128 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 23 2019 4:13PM
Caption: In memory of Carmela C. Cárdenas of Weslaco.

HR 1249 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2019 9:42AM
Caption: In memory of Virginia Ramirez of San Juan.

HR 1507 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 05/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 14 2019 5:09PM
Caption: Honoring Elder B. Barton for his service during the Texas Revolution.

HR 2033 Author: Martinez
Last Action: 05/29/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2019 9:14AM
Caption: In memory of John Paul Flores of Weslaco.

Joint Author (9):
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 990 Author: Gutierrez | Canales | Martinez | Raymond | Guillen
Last Action: 04/02/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study by the Texas Water Development Board and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding the effects of the construction of a border wall on storm drainage and other environmental matters in this state.

HB 1064 Author: Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Martinez | Springer | Lambert
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to designating May 4 as Texas Firefighters Day.

HB 1287 Author: Israel | Phelan | Meyer | Murphy | Martinez
Last Action: 04/26/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prima facie speed limit on certain streets and highways.

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 2151 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Martinez | Guillen | Guerra
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the use of extrapolation by a health maintenance organization or an insurer to audit claims.

HB 2585 Author: Leach | Martinez | Lozano | Clardy
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 04/30/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to civil works projects and other construction projects of governmental entities.

HB 2708 Author: Thompson, Ed | Martinez | Paul | Cain
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the purchase of food and beverages by the Texas Department of Transportation for certain employees responding to emergencies or disasters.

HCR 77 Author: Dominguez | Martinez | Sherman, Sr. | Allison | Noble
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Failed of adoption
Caption: Designating rescue shelter cats and dogs as the official state pets of Texas.

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