Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Sen. Roland Gutierrez
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 2/26/2021

Number of Bills: 19

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Additional Primary Authored Bills

Author (14):
SB 140 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 11/09/2020 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, sale, testing, possession, and use of cannabis and cannabis products; authorizing the imposition of taxes and fees; requiring an occupational license; creating a criminal offense; to border security enhancement projects and the creation of a fund to pay for those projects; to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of medical cannabis and the licensing of medical cannabis dispensing organizations.

SB 522 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 01/29/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the transfer of Sul Ross State University to The Texas A&M University System.

SB 563 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/02/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the classification of certain exotic livestock and exotic and nongame animals.

SB 564 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/02/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to school district employment policies regarding the notice required before filling certain vacant positions at the district.

SB 595 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/05/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the designation of wind-powered energy device construction areas by certain counties.

SB 596 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/05/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the adoption of a land bank program by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation.

SB 616 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/08/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the operation of 12 casinos in this state by licensed persons in counties that have approved casino gaming; requiring occupational licenses; creating criminal offenses and providing other penalties; authorizing fees.

SB 618 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/08/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Telecommunications Infrastructure Board.

SB 621 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/08/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating removal from public office or employment for violation of nepotism laws.

SB 622 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/08/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the new technology implementation grant program.

SB 656 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/11/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Val Verde County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees, surcharges, and taxes.

SB 817 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/25/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the winterization and emergency preparedness for electric utilities, power generation companies, municipally owned utilities, and electric cooperatives.

SJR 36 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/08/2021 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the operation of 12 casinos in this state by licensed persons in counties that have approved casino gaming; authorizing the licensing of persons engaged in casino gaming occupations, the imposition of fees, and the provision of criminal penalties.

SJR 41 Author: Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/25/2021 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas to conduct gaming by executing a gaming agreement with this state; providing for licensing of persons under the agreement; limiting certain taxes and fees.

Additional Primary Authors (5):
SB 16 Author: Nelson | Alvarado | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Blanco | et al.
Last Action: 02/24/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to prohibitions on the dissemination by a state agency of an individual's personal data.

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 696 Author: Zaffirini | Gutierrez
Last Action: 02/22/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain counties to impose a hotel occupancy tax and the use of revenue from that tax.

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.

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