Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Leo Pacheco
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/16/2019

Number of Bills: 46

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (25):
HB 1187 Author: Pacheco | Guillen
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to prescribing low-THC cannabis to certain patients for compassionate use.

HB 1336 Author: Pacheco | Meza
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to the minimum wage.

HB 1337 Author: Pacheco | Bowers | Meza | Cain | Beckley
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to the sale of wine and beer on Sundays.

HB 1338 Author: Pacheco | Guillen
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to prescribing low-THC cannabis to certain patients for compassionate use.

HB 1339 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to repealing the authority for the payment of a subminimum wage to certain persons with disabilities.

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 1853 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the applicability of educator certification requirements and certain educator rights to charter schools.

HB 1867 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Referred to County Affairs: Mar 5 2019 12:19PM
Caption: Relating to the election of board members and filling of vacant board positions for emergency services districts in certain counties.

HB 2008 Author: Pacheco | Allison | Geren
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.

HB 2106 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain activities near a polling place; changing the elements of certain criminal offenses.

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 2118 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Elections: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of persons finally convicted of certain criminal offenses for public elective office.

HB 2234 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 04/10/2019 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the offense of contributing to truancy by a parent; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 2515 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to the scheduling of the first and last days of school for students by school districts.

HB 2719 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the election of the board of directors of an appraisal district.

HB 3046 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to eliminating the requirement to use public school assessment instruments as a criterion for promotion or graduation.

HB 3382 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 05/03/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the application of certain occupation-related postsecondary educational financial aid and student loan repayment programs.

HB 3512 Author: Pacheco | Sherman, Sr. | Lopez | González, Jessica | Krause
Last Action: 05/06/2019 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to conditions of community supervision and procedures applicable to the reduction or termination of a defendant's period of community supervision.

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 4208 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of certain requirements regarding the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education.

HB 4451 Author: Pacheco | Cortez | Bernal
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to state recognition of the Tap Pilam Coahuiltecan Nation.

HJR 63 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of time a person must have been a practicing lawyer or judge to be eligible to serve as a district court judge.

HJR 67 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of five casinos in this state by licensed persons in certain municipalities that have approved casino gaming to provide funding for public education and public community colleges; providing for the requirement of occupational licenses, the authorization of fees, the imposition of a tax, and the provision of criminal penalties.

HJR 77 Author: Pacheco | Allison | Geren
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that political subdivisions may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.

HR 554 Author: Pacheco
Last Action: 03/15/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 15 2019 4:41PM
Caption: Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the founding of Texas A&M University-San Antonio.

Joint Author (21):
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 121 Author: Swanson | Hunter | Pacheco | Oliverson | Raymond
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.

HB 322 Author: Geren | Bohac | Pacheco
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.

HB 469 Author: Springer | Pacheco
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the sale of wine and beer on Sundays.

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 1040 Author: Meza | Pacheco | Guillen | González, Mary
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Promise Grant Program for certain students at two-year public institutions of higher education.

HB 1091 Author: Vo | Miller | Ramos | Pacheco
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to hiring and licensing certain veterans as peace officers.

HB 1261 Author: Bell, Keith | Wray | Perez | Murr | Pacheco
Last Action: 05/02/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a presumption that applies to certain conduct involving certain controlled substances that endangers a child.

HB 1387 Author: Hefner | Swanson | Bonnen, Greg | Pacheco | Dutton
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/06/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the number of school marshals that may be appointed to serve on a public school campus or at a private school.

HB 2010 Author: Meza | Pacheco | Cortez
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Referred to Elections: Mar 5 2019 12:19PM
Caption: Relating to preferential voting in a primary election.

HB 2138 Author: Goodwin | Pacheco
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the minimum wage.

HB 2505 Author: Allison | Pacheco | Nevárez | Lambert | Bernal
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 2942 Author: Guillen | Pacheco
Sponsor: Flores
Last Action: 05/16/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of land to continue to be appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land if the land is temporarily used for sand mining operations; authorizing a fee.

HB 3042 Author: Turner, Chris | Pacheco | Guillen
Last Action: 04/30/2019 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the Texas college work-study program and to establishing a program for the off-campus employment of certain students at public or private institutions of higher education.

HB 3169 Author: Guillen | Pacheco
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to continuation of land use for an area containing a permanent retail structure after municipal annexation.

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 3831 Author: Sherman, Sr. | Johnson, Jarvis | Pacheco | White | Stephenson
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain technical violations of conditions of community supervision.

HB 4106 Author: Bell, Keith | Zedler | Pacheco | Rodriguez | Murr
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of intoxication assault.

HCR 171 Author: Neave | Herrero | Pacheco
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing the Lipan Apache Tribe of Texas for its contributions to this state.

HJR 78 Author: Beckley | Meza | Pacheco
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of six casinos in this state by licensed persons in certain counties that have approved casino gaming to provide funding for certain higher education, public education, mental health, and public safety initiatives; authorizing the licensing of persons engaged in casino gaming occupations, the imposition of fees and a tax, and the provision of criminal penalties.

HJR 80 Author: Goodwin | Pacheco
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an increased minimum wage.

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