Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. José Menéndez
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 7/15/2019

Number of Bills: 27

Sponsor (27):
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 476 Author: Howard
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/16/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to certain duties of public institutions of higher education and the Department of State Health Services regarding policies on the use of epinephrine auto-injectors by public institutions of higher education.

HB 643 Author: Raney
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the location at which an application for a disabled parking placard may be made.

HB 739 Author: Harless | Guillen | Raymond | Canales | Lozano
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to tuition and fees for certain military spouses and dependents.

HB 833 Author: Hernandez | Flynn | Toth
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the creation of a statewide alert system for missing military members.

HB 1176 Author: Darby
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/22/2019 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to technical defects in instruments affecting real property.

HB 1225 Author: Guillen | Holland | Burrows | Craddick | Stephenson
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the re-creation of the Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force.

HB 1279 Author: Allen
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to jury instructions regarding parole eligibility.

HB 1351 Author: Cortez | Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of certain information concerning service members of the United States armed forces and the state military forces.

HB 1465 Author: Moody | Murr
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/14/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a study on expanding recovery housing in this state.

HB 1709 Author: González, Mary | Frank
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the appointment of a surrogate parent for certain children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1849 Author: Klick
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the possession and administration of epinephrine auto-injectors in day-care centers; limiting liability.

HB 2503 Author: Kacal | King, Ken | Guillen | Raymond | Bailes
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to workers' compensation death benefit eligibility for certain spouses of certain employees killed in the line of duty.

HB 2584 Author: Cortez
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the authority of a code enforcement officer performing official duties to possess or carry an instrument used for deterring an animal bite.

HB 3152 Author: Raymond
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/17/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the membership of the State Board of Dental Examiners.

HB 3163 Author: Springer
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to parking for persons with disabilities.

HB 3420 Author: Lambert | Raney
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to liability coverage for certain vehicles provided by certain automobile repair facilities.

HB 3529 Author: Gutierrez
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a family violence pretrial diversion pilot program in Bexar County.

HB 3582 Author: Murr | Moody | White | Wray | Wu
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain intoxication offenses, the conditions of bond for defendants charged with certain intoxication offenses, and the eligibility for deferred adjudication community supervision of defendants who committed certain intoxication offenses.

HB 3601 Author: Bell, Cecil | Raymond | Metcalf | Schaefer | Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the recognition by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of competency-based education degree plans for members of the Texas military forces.

HB 3631 Author: Bailes
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/16/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of the e-mail address of an applicant for or holder of a license issued by certain state agencies.

HB 3980 Author: Hunter
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a requirement that the Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council prepare a report regarding suicide rates in this state and state efforts to prevent suicides.

HB 4120 Author: Lucio III
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the financial security requirement for providers obligated under certain service contracts.

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 4429 Author: Blanco
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to mental health first aid training for veterans and immediate family members of veterans.

HB 4754 Author: Lopez | White
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a study on the number of active releasees on a parole officer's caseload.

HCR 137 Author: Hunter
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating September as Suicide Prevention Month for a 10-year period beginning in 2019.

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