Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jon E. Rosenthal
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 9/25/2021

Number of Bills: 49

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (43):
HB 173 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to civil liability for discriminatory false reports to law enforcement agencies or emergency service providers.

HB 279 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/16/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to pet deposits or fees collected by landlords.

HB 337 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the intake and disposition records of animal shelters and releasing agencies.

HB 338 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 02/25/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 25 2021 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to a change of name and sex for certain persons and the issuance of associated vital records and documentation; authorizing a fee.

HB 342 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/21/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the temperature at which a facility operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice is maintained.

HB 524 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for firearm safety equipment.

HB 626 Author: Rosenthal | Tinderholt | Guillen | Fierro
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/18/2021 E Effective on 9/1/21
Caption: Relating to the expansion of the Texas Innovative Adult Career Education (ACE) Grant Program to include certain nonprofit organizations providing job training to veterans.

HB 627 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain conduct intended to intimidate or interfere with a person seeking or providing health care services or attending an established place of religious worship; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 628 Author: Rosenthal | Bernal | Johnson, Jarvis
Last Action: 05/13/2021 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting an increase in the rent of a tenant residing in a development supported with a low income housing tax credit allocation.

HB 697 Author: Rosenthal | Geren | Guillen
Last Action: 05/13/2021 S Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
Caption: Relating to requiring entities that provide mental health services to veterans or veterans' families to provide military informed care or military cultural competency training to certain entity personnel to accept a grant from a state agency.

HB 698 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to International Relations & Economic Development: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to a prohibition of employment discrimination on the basis of reproductive decisions and certain employment agreements limiting reproductive decisions.

HB 699 Author: Rosenthal | Guillen | Fierro
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/07/2021 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to public school attendance requirements for students diagnosed with or undergoing related treatment for severe or life-threatening illnesses.

HB 799 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/19/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting carrying a firearm while intoxicated; creating a criminal offense.

HB 800 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/01/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 1 2021 5:05PM
Caption: Relating to the assignment of a public school student to an uncertified teacher.

HB 886 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/07/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the prohibition against certain municipal or county regulation of the rental or leasing of housing accommodations.

HB 1170 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the use of certain devices by a person occupying a voting station.

HB 1286 Author: Rosenthal | Walle
Last Action: 03/24/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requirements for beneficial tax treatment related to a leasehold or other possessory interest in a public facility used to provide affordable housing.

HB 1320 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/04/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 4 2021 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the applicability to open-enrollment charter schools of certain law regarding travel expenses.

HB 1452 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/05/2021 H Referred to Energy Resources: Mar 5 2021 1:21PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment by the Railroad Commission of Texas of a policy to eliminate the routine flaring of natural gas from wells or other facilities regulated by the commission.

HB 1580 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/08/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 8 2021 1:09PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the office of community violence intervention and prevention within the Department of State Health Services and a grant program for violence intervention and prevention services.

HB 1590 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the age at which a person in this state may marry.

HB 1608 Author: Rosenthal | Meza | Guerra | González, Jessica
Last Action: 03/09/2021 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 9 2021 2:21PM
Caption: Relating to the categorization, collection, and publication of certain demographic and other information pertaining to certain public benefits programs.

HB 1832 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/11/2021 H Referred to Elections: Mar 11 2021 1:34PM
Caption: Relating to annual applications for ballots to be voted by mail.

HB 2024 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to a change of name and sex for certain persons and the issuance of associated birth records and documentation; authorizing a fee.

HB 2605 Author: Rosenthal | Oliverson
Last Action: 03/30/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prevention of and safety requirements regarding sudden cardiac arrest affecting public school students participating in interscholastic athletics.

HB 2659 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/26/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for certain accidental discharges or spills.

HB 2745 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/17/2021 H Referred to Energy Resources: Mar 17 2021 11:03AM
Caption: Relating to regulation by the Railroad Commission of Texas of the geologic storage of anthropogenic carbon dioxide.

HB 3177 Author: Rosenthal | Reynolds
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to accessing transmission service and power at wholesale outside of the ERCOT power region.

HB 3178 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to ensure the independent organization certified for the ERCOT power region has adequate reserve power to prevent blackout conditions.

HB 3179 Author: Rosenthal | Reynolds
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to electric power purchased for the ERCOT power region.

HB 3180 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to eligibility criteria regarding commissioners of the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the governing body of the independent organization certified to manage the ERCOT power region.

HB 3181 Author: Rosenthal | Reynolds
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the weather emergency preparedness of facilities for providing electric service.

HB 3182 Author: Rosenthal | Reynolds
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the weather emergency preparedness of gas pipeline facilities and facilities for providing electric service.

HB 3183 Author: Rosenthal | Reynolds
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Energy Resources: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the cold weather preparedness of gas wells and pipeline facilities; authorizing a penalty.

HB 3184 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the use of adaptive model data analytics software by the independent organization certified to manage the ERCOT power region.

HB 3349 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/22/2021 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 22 2021 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 4487 Author: Rosenthal | Guillen
Last Action: 05/17/2021 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to measures to facilitate the successful completion of degree and certificate programs by certain adult learners at public institutions of higher education.

HR 459 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/07/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 7 2021 4:44PM
Caption: Congratulating Beyoncé Knowles-Carter for setting a record for most Grammys received by a woman artist with her 28th Grammy Award win at the 2021 Grammy Awards.

HR 460 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/29/2021 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Mar 29 2021 11:47AM
Caption: Congratulating Megan Thee Stallion of Houston on winning three 2021 Grammy Awards.

HR 541 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/20/2021 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2021 4:04PM
Caption: Commending Andrew and Michelle Mitcham for helping their neighbors in Jersey Village during Winter Storm Uri.

HR 542 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/07/2021 H Referred to Resolutions Calendars: Apr 7 2021 11:50AM
Caption: Congratulating Megan Thee Stallion of Houston on winning three 2021 Grammy Awards.

HR 1759 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 06/02/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2021 11:15PM
Caption: Congratulating Lieutenant Colonel Justin Elliott on his appointment as commander of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds.

HR 1761 Author: Rosenthal
Last Action: 06/03/2021 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2021 3:11PM
Caption: In memory of Lones Frank Cook of Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Joint Author (6):
HB 1402 Author: Johnson, Ann | Coleman | Reynolds | Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a criminal offense committed against a person because of bias or prejudice on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

HB 2069 Author: Coleman | Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/15/2021 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 15 2021 10:54AM
Caption: Relating to the prevention of discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.

HB 2317 Author: Coleman | Rosenthal
Last Action: 05/10/2021 S Referred to Local Government
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of affordable housing as a qualifying project for public-private partnerships.

HB 3029 Author: Paul | Krause | Murphy | Rosenthal | Guillen
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Gulf Coast Protection District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees; providing authority to impose a tax; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 3071 Author: Coleman | Rosenthal
Last Action: 03/19/2021 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 19 2021 2:52PM
Caption: Relating to the appointment of a board of managers to govern certain school districts with low-performing campuses.

HB 4145 Author: Coleman | Thompson, Senfronia | Collier | Rosenthal
Last Action: 04/23/2021 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to criminal justice.

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