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

Number of Bills: 25

Sponsor (25):
HB 300 Author: Murr | Lang
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to inquest summary reports and the preservation of evidence collected in the course of an inquest.

HB 650 Author: White | Klick | Howard | Neave | Meza
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/23/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 812 Author: White
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the amount of the health care services fee paid by certain inmates.

HB 1025 Author: Bohac
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to membership on and the eligibility of certain persons to serve on the board of certain property owners' associations.

HB 1191 Author: Johnson, Jarvis | Wu | Ramos | Morales
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to an annual report concerning the number of inmates who have been in the conservatorship of a state agency responsible for providing child protective services.

HB 1374 Author: Hernandez | Neave | Guillen
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to grants for the development and operation of pretrial intervention programs for pregnant defendants and defendants who are the primary caretaker of a child.

HB 1937 Author: Goldman | Murphy | Rodriguez | Guillen
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to a franchise or insurance tax credit for certain low-income housing developments.

HB 2143 Author: Turner, John | Wray | Darby | Guillen
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of a first responder for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder.

HB 2169 Author: Allen | Rosenthal | Wu | Ramos | Neave
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to reporting concerning female prisoners who are confined in county jails and to the provision of feminine hygiene products to female prisoners.

HB 2229 Author: Johnson, Jarvis
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a report of information concerning juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care.

HB 2623 Author: White
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the requirements for a change of name for a person with a final felony conviction or a person required to register as a sex offender.

HB 3195 Author: Wu | Dutton | Murr | White
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to juveniles committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department and the transition of students from alternative education programs to regular classrooms.

HB 3440 Author: Capriglione | Israel | White
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the electronic submission of forms, data, and documents to the Commission on Jail Standards; imposing a fee.

HB 3648 Author: Guillen
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the office of independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.

HB 4372 Author: Murphy | Parker
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to youth camp abuse complaints and compliance orders.

HB 4468 Author: Coleman | Davis, Yvonne | Collier
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to county jails and community mental health programs in certain counties.

HB 4703 Author: Coleman
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Harris County Improvement District No. 28; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4752 Author: Dutton
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the territory of the Barrett Management District.

HCR 6 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 01/22/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, and ending on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

HCR 7 Author: Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 03/12/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, and ending on Monday, March 11, 2019.

HCR 8 Author: Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 03/19/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, and ending on Monday, March 18, 2019.

HCR 9 Author: Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 04/17/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, and ending on Tuesday, April 23, 2019.

HCR 39 Author: Leach
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 02/05/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Inviting the chief justice of the Supreme Court of Texas to address a joint session of the legislature on February 6, 2019.

HCR 52 Author: Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 02/12/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, and ending on Monday, February 11, 2019.

HCR 79 Author: Geren
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 03/05/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, and ending on Monday, March 4, 2019.

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