Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Evelina "Lina" Ortega
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 3/8/2021

Number of Bills: 20

Report Sections:

Author (20):
HB 98 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy.

HB 105 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the use of promotoras and community health workers in Medicaid managed care.

HB 118 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to requiring a national instant criminal background check in connection with private firearm transfers; creating a criminal offense.

HB 127 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the unlawful carrying of certain firearms; creating a criminal offense.

HB 156 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the authorization by referendum of an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties.

HB 167 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to common and public nuisances.

HB 170 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the hours for public consumption of alcoholic beverages.

HB 192 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to County Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the continuing education requirement for county commissioners.

HB 199 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a public law school in El Paso County.

HB 205 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Caption: Relating to safety requirements for amusement ride operators.

HB 216 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to residential mortgage loans, including the financing of residential real estate purchases by means of a wrap mortgage loan; providing licensing and registration requirements; authorizing an administrative penalty.

HB 221 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Elections: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to early voting by mail by any qualified voter.

HB 224 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage.

HB 231 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the transfer of an assault weapon to certain recipients; creating a criminal offense; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 234 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to creating a criminal offense for the unlawful possession or transfer of a large-capacity magazine.

HB 241 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to creating a criminal offense for the unlawful possession or transfer of an assault weapon.

HB 1072 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of lactation consultants and the creation of the Lactation Consultant Advisory Board; requiring an occupational license; imposing fees; providing penalties; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1230 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to excluding the value of motor vehicles in determining eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

HB 1353 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to continued household eligibility for supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits on the ineligibility of the head of household for failure to comply with certain work requirements.

HB 2400 Author: Ortega
Last Action: 02/26/2021 H Filed
Caption: Relating to public health laboratory testing capabilities in certain counties.

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