Texas Legislature
Bills Cosponsored
Rep. Valoree Swanson
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 9/21/2019

Number of Bills: 16

SB 2 Author: Bettencourt | Creighton | Hancock | Paxton | Taylor
Sponsor: Burrows
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/12/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to ad valorem taxation; authorizing fees.

SB 12 Author: Huffman | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | Flores | et al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg | Murphy | González, Mary | Meyer | Walle
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bailes | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the contributions to and benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

SB 18 Author: Huffman | Nelson
Sponsor: Geren | Cain | Goldman | Oliverson | Phelan
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | Biedermann | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the protection of expressive activities at public institutions of higher education.

SB 22 Author: Campbell | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Creighton | et al.
Sponsor: Noble | Morrison | King, Phil | Klick | Springer
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

SB 26 Author: Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Cyrier | Price | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Rose
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the allocation to and use by the Parks and Wildlife Department and Texas Historical Commission of certain proceeds from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

SB 29 Author: Hall
Sponsor: Middleton | Longoria | Metcalf | Phelan | Burrows
Cosponsor: Bell, Cecil | Biedermann | Bonnen, Greg | Buckley | Burns | et al.
Last Action: 05/20/2019 H Failed to pass to 3rd reading
Caption: Relating to the use by a political subdivision of public money for lobbying and certain other activities.

SB 37 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Krause | Hernandez | Blanco | Oliverson | Shaheen
Cosponsor: Cain | Canales | Goldman | Guillen | Harris | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the use of student loan default or breach of a student loan repayment or scholarship contract as a ground for refusal to grant or renew an occupational license or other disciplinary action in relation to an occupational license.

SB 76 Author: Hall
Sponsor: Tinderholt | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Cosponsor: Cain | Guillen | Lang | Middleton | Stickland | et al.
Last Action: 05/17/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the security of the electric grid.

SB 686 Author: Alvarado
Sponsor: Goodwin | Talarico | Beckley | Capriglione
Cosponsor: Allison | Cortez | Farrar | Gervin-Hawkins | Howard | et al.
Last Action: 05/16/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to personal financial literacy courses for high school students in public schools.

SB 1264 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Oliverson | Martinez Fischer | Bonnen, Greg | Zerwas | Lucio III
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to consumer protections against certain medical and health care billing by certain out-of-network providers.

SB 1363 Author: Nichols
Sponsor: Lang | Talarico | Lambert | Buckley
Cosponsor: Swanson
Last Action: 05/14/2019 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to highway maintenance or construction vehicles and certain service vehicles.

SB 1663 Author: Creighton
Sponsor: White | Toth | Hefner
Cosponsor: Ashby | Burns | Cain | Dean | Harris | et al.
Last Action: 05/19/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the removal, relocation, alteration, or construction of certain monuments or memorials located on public property; providing civil penalties.

SB 1978 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Krause | Sanford | Phelan | Oliverson
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Bell, Keith | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the protection of membership in, affiliation with, and support provided to religious organizations.

SB 2089 Author: Hughes
Sponsor: Parker | Raymond | Toth | Miller
Cosponsor: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Biedermann | Bohac | Bonnen, Greg | Cain | et al.
Last Action: 05/19/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a health care facility's policies regarding advance directives or health care or treatment decisions made by or on behalf of patients.

SB 2132 Author: Powell
Sponsor: Button | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Johnson, Julie | Ortega
Cosponsor: Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Bell, Cecil | Collier | et al.
Last Action: 05/20/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the provision of information to certain women enrolled in the Healthy Texas Women program.

SJR 24 Author: Kolkhorst | Buckingham | Campbell | Flores | Hinojosa | et al.
Sponsor: Cyrier | Price | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Rose
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Anchia | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Ashby | et al.
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appropriation of the net revenue received from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

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