Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Jane Nelson
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/18/2019

Number of Bills: 30

Sponsor (30):
HB 1 Author: Zerwas
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: General Appropriations Bill.

HB 8 Author: Neave | Howard | Minjarez | Button | Lang
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/04/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the criminal statute of limitations for certain sex offenses and the collection, analysis, and preservation of evidence of sexual assault and other sex offenses.

HB 39 Author: Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the repeal of certain time limitations on the award of grants by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Oversight Committee.

HB 234 Author: Krause | Middleton | Guillen | Phelan | Price
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the local regulation of the sale of lemonade or other beverages by children.

HB 304 Author: Paul | Button | Thompson, Ed | Middleton | Swanson
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the governance and operation of municipal management districts.

HB 305 Author: Paul | Phelan | Holland | Cain | Frullo
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the requirement that certain political subdivisions with authority to impose a tax post certain information on an Internet website.

HB 616 Author: Neave | Blanco | Minjarez | Guillen | Swanson
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to reimbursement for a certain portion of a forensic medical examination of a sexual assault survivor and for the evidence collection kit required for the examination.

HB 837 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the sale by certain municipalities of leased land located near the shoreline of a lake.

HB 1136 Author: Price | Clardy | Krause | King, Ken | Anchia
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to territory included in a common characteristic or use project in a public improvement district established by a municipality.

HB 1525 Author: Burrows
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the administration and collection of sales and use taxes applicable to sales involving marketplace providers.

HB 1865 Author: Landgraf | Thompson, Senfronia | Meyer | Ortega | Harless
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy; requiring a student permit; authorizing fees.

HB 1973 Author: Button | Price | Shaheen | Goodwin | Guerra
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored.

HB 2153 Author: Burrows
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/17/2019 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to a single local use tax rate as an alternative to combined local use tax rates for computing the amount of local use taxes remote sellers are required to collect and to the allocation of tax revenue collected at that rate.

HB 2461 Author: Stucky | Johnson, Julie | Patterson | Beckley | Parker
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the territory of and fees imposed by certain emergency communication districts.

HB 2570 Author: Zerwas
Sponsor: Nelson | Watson
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the award of grants by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Oversight Committee and to the payment of claims related to those grants by the comptroller of public accounts.

HB 2706 Author: Capriglione | Lambert
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to authorized investments for governmental entities and a study of the investment and management of funds by public schools.

HB 2813 Author: Price | Raymond
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the statewide behavioral health coordinating council.

HB 3284 Author: Sheffield | Price | Burns | Howard | Stucky
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the prescribing and dispensing of controlled substances under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; authorizing a fee; providing for administrative penalties; creating criminal offenses.

HB 3317 Author: Zerwas
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the creation and re-creation of funds and accounts, the dedication and rededication of revenue and allocation of accrued interest on dedicated revenue, and the exemption of unappropriated money from use for general governmental purposes.

HB 3386 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the sales and use tax exemption for certain amusement services.

HB 3714 Author: Parker | Cain | Stucky | Patterson
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the establishment of street lights along county roads in the unincorporated area of certain counties.

HB 3716 Author: Parker | Stucky | Patterson
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the office of medical examiner in certain counties.

HB 4075 Author: Perez
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the dissolution of fire control, prevention, and emergency medical services districts.

HB 4309 Author: Zerwas
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/20/2019 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 20 2019 9:01PM
Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain functions relating to state employee leave from the state auditor to the comptroller.

HB 4347 Author: Anchia | Bonnen, Greg | Zerwas | Moody | Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to use certain tax revenue for hotel and convention center projects and other qualified projects.

HB 4390 Author: Capriglione | Martinez Fischer | Rodriguez | Collier
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the privacy of personal identifying information and the creation of the Texas Privacy Protection Advisory Council.

HB 4683 Author: Stucky
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Hunter Ranch Improvement District No. 1 of Denton County, Texas; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.

HB 4693 Author: Stucky
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cole Ranch Improvement District No. 1 of Denton County, Texas; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.

HCR 190 Author: Zerwas
Sponsor: Nelson
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. 1.

HJR 12 Author: Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Coleman
Sponsor: Nelson | Watson
Last Action: 05/14/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to increase the maximum bond amount authorized for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

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