Texas Legislature
Bills Cosponsored
Rep. Evelina "Lina" Ortega
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/13/2019

Number of Bills: 12

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 20 Author: Huffman | Alvarado | Bettencourt | Campbell | Flores | et al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | Krause | Collier | White | Davis, Yvonne
Cosponsor: Canales | Cole | Frullo | González, Jessica | Leach | et al.
Last Action: 06/04/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the prevention of, reporting regarding, investigation of, prosecution of, criminal and civil penalties for, and other consequences of prostitution, trafficking of persons, and related criminal offenses, to treatment, services, and compensation available to victims of those offenses, and to orders of nondisclosure for certain persons who are victims of certain of those offenses.

SB 21 Author: Huffman | Campbell | Hinojosa | Johnson | Kolkhorst | et al.
Sponsor: Zerwas | Thompson, Senfronia | Sheffield | Anchia | Oliverson
Cosponsor: Bowers | Calanni | Cole | Davis, Sarah | Farrar | et al.
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the distribution, possession, purchase, consumption, and receipt of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and tobacco products.

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 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 46 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Zwiener | Anchia | Button | Davis, Sarah | Morrison
Cosponsor: Allen | Bernal | Blanco | Bowers | Bucy | et al.
Last Action: 05/21/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace.

SB 69 Author: Nelson
Sponsor: Capriglione | Zerwas | Longoria | Howard | Bonnen, Greg
Cosponsor: Allison | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Beckley | Bell, Cecil | Buckley | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the allocations of money for transfer to the state highway fund and the economic stabilization fund and the investment of money in the economic stabilization fund.

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 943 Author: Watson | Buckingham | Hinojosa | Rodríguez
Sponsor: Capriglione | Phelan | Canales | Wilson | Zerwas
Cosponsor: Anchia | Biedermann | Blanco | Cain | Clardy | et al.
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 1/1/20
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of certain contracting information under the public information law.

SB 1259 Author: Huffman
Sponsor: Klick | Howard | Thompson, Senfronia | Button | Noble
Cosponsor: Allen | Allison | Beckley | Canales | Collier | et al.
Last Action: 06/04/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of sexual assault.

SB 2551 Author: Hinojosa
Sponsor: Burrows | Moody | Leach | Longoria | Meyer
Cosponsor: Ashby | Bailes | Blanco | Button | Calanni | et al.
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to liability, payment, and benefits for certain workers' compensation claims.

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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