Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/20/2021

Number of Bills: 69

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (60):
HB 74 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to manufacturer disclosure of cosmetic ingredients; authorizing an administrative penalty.

HB 90 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Business & Industry: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to manufacturer disclosure of lipstick and lip gloss ingredients and toxic metals.

HB 100 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Thierry
Last Action: 05/14/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to a notarized affidavit requesting a municipal animal control authority to manage dangerous dogs and aggressive dogs in the municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction.

HB 153 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of instruction regarding culturally inclusive curriculum reflecting the cultural, linguistic and religious diversity of society.

HB 328 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to designating June as Firearm Safety Awareness Month.

HB 370 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/29/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the implementation of certain rules regarding public school accountability adopted by the commissioner of education or the Texas Education Agency.

HB 435 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to increasing the criminal penalty for certain offenses committed in a vehicle operated by a public transportation system.

HB 605 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the adoption of a healthy and safe school water plan by public schools.

HB 622 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/12/2021 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to creating abbreviated educator preparation programs for certification in marketing education and certification in health science technology education.

HB 679 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Moody | Crockett
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 05/21/2021 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to policies and standards for providing legal representation to indigent defendants in certain capital felony cases.

HB 694 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Ellzey
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a citation for a criminal trespass offense punishable as a Class B misdemeanor.

HB 703 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/23/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the imposition of consecutive sentences for more than one criminal offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual arising out of the same criminal episode.

HB 716 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a study on mold contamination in housing developments supported by financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 717 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the corroboration of certain testimony in the prosecution of a trafficking of persons offense.

HB 718 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the disposition by a peace officer of certain Class B misdemeanors.

HB 811 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to a single common course numbering system for and the transfer of course credit among public institutions of higher education in this state.

HB 893 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to a financial assistance program for open-enrollment charter school facilities.

HB 909 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Goodwin
Last Action: 05/10/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to designating August as Firearm Safety Awareness Month.

HB 1052 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Guillen
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for hair prostheses for breast cancer patients.

HB 1087 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Gates
Last Action: 05/04/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to acts for which a firefighter or police officer in certain municipalities may be subject to disciplinary procedures.

HB 1261 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a compliance history assessment made for purposes of allocating certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 1263 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of health care providers under Medicaid.

HB 1356 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Guillen
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for hair prostheses for cancer patients.

HB 1561 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Gates
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to entrance examinations for applicants for beginning positions in fire and police departments in certain municipalities.

HB 1563 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/04/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of information in department files of fire fighters or police officers in certain municipalities.

HB 1940 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/21/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the appeal to a civil service commission of a disciplinary suspension of a fire fighter or police officer in certain municipalities.

HB 1972 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to statewide requirements for renewable electric generating capacity.

HB 1975 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Energy Resources: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to publication by the Railroad Commission of Texas of certain information regarding natural gas flaring.

HB 1976 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Energy Resources: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to a study conducted by the Railroad Commission of Texas regarding reported gas flaring.

HB 2040 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Guillen
Last Action: 05/08/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to special open season hunting of certain migratory game birds by veterans and members of the United States armed forces on active duty.

HB 2046 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of state employees for groceries consumed while traveling on official state business.

HB 2051 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Frullo
Last Action: 04/27/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the requirement for payment bonds from certain public work contractors.

HB 2416 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Patterson
Sponsor: Powell
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the recovery of attorney's fees as compensatory damages for certain claims.

HB 2417 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Price
Last Action: 04/21/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to incentives for media production facilities in this state.

HB 2418 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to incentives for the moving image industry in this state.

HB 2456 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a right of first refusal applicable to the sale of housing developments that have received certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 2465 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 04/30/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring cultural inclusion curriculum as part of the enrichment curriculum for public schools.

HB 2466 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Mar 16 2021 10:20AM
Caption: Relating to the application for funding for certain workforce development programs.

HB 3057 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the regulation of licensed dog and cat breeders.

HB 3610 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Sanford | Middleton
Sponsor: Springer
Last Action: 06/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to certain public schools and certain requirements of a charter school that receives certain tax exemptions.

HB 3725 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 22 2021 4:23PM
Caption: Relating to the enforcement of the prohibition on passing a school bus using images from a school bus monitoring system.

HB 3737 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Redistricting: Mar 22 2021 4:23PM
Caption: Relating to the composition of districts for the election of members of the State Board of Education.

HB 4243 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to recognizing persons who separated from military service solely on the basis of sexual orientation as honorably discharged veterans under state law.

HB 4431 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to tax credits against franchise tax and sales and use tax for the moving image industry in this state.

HR 1816 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 4:19PM
Caption: Honoring Charles E. Williams Sr. of San Antonio for his contributions to the community.

HR 1867 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 11:38AM
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. Kitchen Soul Food Restaurant and Bakery in Windcrest on its success.

HR 1873 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 11:39AM
Caption: Commending the Coca-Cola Bottling Company of The Southwest for its contributions to the San Antonio community.

HR 1874 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 11:59AM
Caption: Paying tribute to Mr. and Mrs. G's Home Cooking and Pastries in San Antonio.

HR 1877 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 3:45PM
Caption: In memory of William and Addie Garner of San Antonio.

HR 1880 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 1:02PM
Caption: Commending Liz Franklin for her work as interim CEO of the Ella Austin Community Center in San Antonio.

HR 1884 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 10:41AM
Caption: Commending Beverly Watts Davis for her service to the WestCare Foundation and the wider San Antonio community.

HR 1955 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/04/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2021 9:14AM
Caption: Commending Justin Gonzales for his service as a legislative intern in the office of State Representative Barbara Gervin-Hawkins during the 87th Legislative Session.

HR 1963 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/04/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2021 9:23AM
Caption: Honoring Aaronetta Pierce of San Antonio for her civic leadership.

HR 1965 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/04/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2021 9:26AM
Caption: Commending Arnold Wade of Houston for his service as a legislative intern in the office of State Representative Barbara Gervin-Hawkins.

HR 2011 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 12:59PM
Caption: Commending the Honorable Joey Contreras for his service as judge of the 187th Judicial District Court in Bexar County.

HR 2012 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 12:08PM
Caption: Commending Judge Raymond Angelini for his service to Bexar County.

HR 2013 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 2:17PM
Caption: Commemorating the life and service of Judge Pat Priest.

HR 2015 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 12:59PM
Caption: Paying tribute to the memory of the Honorable John Gallardo Benavides, the first Mexican American appointed as a district judge of Bexar County.

HR 2016 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 12:58PM
Caption: Commending the Honorable Edward C. Prado for his service as a state and federal judge and as U.S. ambassador to Argentina.

HR 2079 Author: Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 12:56PM
Caption: Honoring retired judge Steven C. Hilbig for his contributions to Bexar County.

Joint Author (9):
HB 960 Author: Allen | Reynolds | Gervin-Hawkins | Morales Shaw
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the location of certain public meetings for certain permits issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 1418 Author: Leach | Gervin-Hawkins | Lucio III | Holland
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to civil liability and responsibility for the consequences of defects in the plans, specifications, or related documents for the construction or repair of an improvement to real property.

HB 1474 Author: Cyrier | Gervin-Hawkins | Israel | Cole | Krause
Last Action: 05/05/2021 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to requirements for the designation of a property as a historic landmark and the inclusion of a property in a historic district by a municipality.

HB 3157 Author: Reynolds | Gervin-Hawkins | Rose | Allen | Bowers
Sponsor: Miles
Last Action: 06/16/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the criminal offenses of violation of civil rights of and improper sexual activity with persons in custody; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 3711 Author: Bucy | Oliverson | Walle | Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/12/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to including medically fragile individuals in the Texas Division of Emergency Management's emergency assistance registry for wellness checks during certain emergencies.

HB 4015 Author: Guillen | Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the Rita Littlefield Chronic Kidney Disease Centralized Resource Center established within the Health and Human Services Commission.

HB 4056 Author: Meza | Howard | Gervin-Hawkins
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/15/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a committee to study the formation of a Texas Bicentennial Commission.

HB 4392 Author: Price | Gervin-Hawkins | Rodriguez
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to tax credits against franchise tax and sales and use tax for the moving image industry in this state.

HCR 2 Author: Swanson | Jetton | Oliverson | Gervin-Hawkins | Minjarez
Last Action: 05/21/2021 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Recognizing that pornography is a public health hazard.

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