Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Sen. Juan Hinojosa
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 3/4/2021

Number of Bills: 64

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Additional Primary Authored Bills

Author (48):
SB 273 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the expiration of the health care provider participation program administered and operated by the Nueces County Hospital District.

SB 274 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to state recognition of the Lipan Apache Tribe of Texas.

SB 275 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the use of an entity name that falsely implies governmental affiliation.

SB 276 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to notice of an infectious disease occurring in an animal shelter and the quarantine of certain infectious animals at the shelter.

SB 277 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage of epinephrine auto-injectors for certain individuals.

SB 278 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Ports, Select
Caption: Relating to the administration of navigation districts.

SB 279 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of suicide prevention information on certain student identification cards issued by a public school or public institution of higher education.

SB 280 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the composition and duties of the capital and forensic writs committee.

SB 281 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the use of hypnotically induced testimony in a criminal trial.

SB 299 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the determination of prescription drug reimbursement amounts under the Medicaid vendor drug program.

SB 300 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to eligibility for the exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of certain first responders.

SB 301 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/11/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to requiring the corroboration of certain testimony in a criminal case involving a controlled substance.

SB 302 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/11/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the administration of the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program.

SB 423 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/25/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the service of notice of a special commissioners' hearing in an eminent domain proceeding.

SB 424 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/25/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to state agency enforcement of laws regulating small businesses.

SB 430 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/25/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the proof required to impose payment holds in certain cases of alleged fraud by Medicaid providers.

SB 431 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/25/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to claims processes and reimbursement for, and overpayment recoupment processes imposed on, health care providers under Medicaid.

SB 432 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/25/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to a single Internet portal or equivalent electronic system through which Medicaid providers may submit and receive information.

SB 470 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/27/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the regulation of individuals and entities that conduct forensic analyses, examinations, and tests.

SB 484 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/27/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the right of a member of the state military forces to retain private legal counsel and file a civil action.

SB 485 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 01/27/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.

SB 575 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the Nursing Faculty Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

SB 576 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the offense of smuggling of persons.

SB 593 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/05/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to municipal authority to annex colonias.

SB 594 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/05/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the provision of solid waste disposal services by certain counties; authorizing a fee.

SB 628 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/09/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the service areas of the Bee County College District and the Del Mar College-Corpus Christi Junior College District.

SB 629 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/09/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain cemeteries from cemetery location restrictions.

SB 630 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/09/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the election of directors and administration of the Agua Special Utility District.

SB 643 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/10/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to authorizing the imposition of additional fees for filing civil cases in Nueces County.

SB 736 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/23/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the regulation of sports wagering; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee; imposing a tax; creating criminal offenses; decriminalizing wagering on sports events.

SB 777 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/24/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs of colonia self-help centers in certain counties and to the representation of those counties on the Colonia Resident Advisory Committee.

SB 778 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/24/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the review by local governmental entities of certain sales and use tax audit reports and audit working papers.

SB 779 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/24/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the selection of forensic science professional services by governmental entities.

SB 780 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/24/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the authority of a local government to enter into an intergovernmental support agreement with a branch of the armed forces of the United States.

SB 781 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/24/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties to be used for transportation projects.

SB 782 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/24/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to authorizing the sale of certain real property by the State of Texas to the Port of Corpus Christi Authority of Nueces County, Texas.

SB 948 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the availability of personal information of individuals who are current or former employees of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.

SB 949 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to criminal asset forfeiture proceedings and the seizure and forfeiture of certain property.

SB 950 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to law enforcement policies regarding the issuance of citations for misdemeanors punishable by fine only and to a limitation on the authority to arrest a person for certain fine-only misdemeanors.

SB 951 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to improvements to the Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual designed to prevent fraud, waste, or abuse in the provision of Medicaid dental services.

SB 952 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to plot plan requirements for an application for a standard permit for a concrete batch plant issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

SB 953 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the operation of concrete plants and crushing facilities at certain locations.

SB 954 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the financial security requirements for operators of oil and gas wells.

SB 955 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to economic development and workforce retraining opportunities in the transition to the use of clean energy sources.

SB 956 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to measures to support or enhance graduate medical education for the practice of podiatric medicine in this state.

SB 988 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to misconduct and standards of conduct applicable to certain persons licensed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.

SJR 39 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/23/2021 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to legalize sports wagering in this state.

SR 58 Author: Hinojosa
Last Action: 02/09/2021 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of William Aubrey Harper Jr.

Additional Primary Authors (16):
SB 16 Author: Nelson | Alvarado | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Blanco | et al.
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to prohibitions on the dissemination by a state agency of an individual's personal data.

SB 25 Author: Kolkhorst | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Blanco | Buckingham | et al.
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the right of certain facility residents to designate an essential caregiver for in-person visitation.

SB 488 Author: Perry | Blanco | Hinojosa | Hughes | Seliger | et al.
Last Action: 01/27/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the practice of dentistry and the provision of teledentistry dental services.

SB 528 Author: Hughes | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Blanco | Buckingham | et al.
Last Action: 01/29/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the contractual relationship between a pharmacist or pharmacy and a health benefit plan issuer or pharmacy benefit manager.

SB 611 Author: Campbell | Bettencourt | Blanco | Gutierrez | Hall | et al.
Last Action: 02/08/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed or fatally injured in the line of duty.

SB 660 Author: Zaffirini | Blanco | Hinojosa | Powell
Last Action: 02/11/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the compensation and professional representation of student athletes participating in intercollegiate athletic programs at certain institutions of higher education.

SB 721 Author: Schwertner | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 02/22/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of appraisal reports in connection with the use of eminent domain authority.

SB 722 Author: Schwertner | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 02/22/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the failure to disclose certain appraisal reports by an entity with eminent domain authority in connection with an offer to acquire real property.

SB 725 Author: Schwertner | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 02/22/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the qualification of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land and the liability for the additional tax imposed on such land if the use of the land changes as a result of a condemnation.

SB 726 Author: Schwertner | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 02/22/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to establishing actual progress for the purposes of determining the right to repurchase real property from a condemning entity.

SB 827 Author: Kolkhorst | Alvarado | Bettencourt | Blanco | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 02/26/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to pricing of and health benefit plan cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin.

SB 994 Author: Powell | Blanco | Eckhardt | Hinojosa | Johnson | et al.
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to measures to facilitate the successful completion of degree and certificate programs by certain adult learners at public institutions of higher education.

SB 995 Author: Powell | Blanco | Eckhardt | Hinojosa | Johnson | et al.
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the disaster reinvestment and infrastructure planning board and the creation of the disaster reinvestment and infrastructure planning revolving fund; making an appropriation.

SJR 35 Author: Campbell | Bettencourt | Blanco | Gutierrez | Hall | et al.
Last Action: 02/08/2021 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed or fatally injured in the line of duty.

SJR 44 Author: Powell | Blanco | Eckhardt | Hinojosa | Johnson | et al.
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide financial assistance to political subdivisions located in areas of the state affected by a disaster, including an epidemic or pandemic.

SR 84 Author: Hughes | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Hinojosa | et al.
Last Action: 02/23/2021 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing February 21 through 26, 2021, as Texas FFA Week.

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