Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Sen. Sarah Eckhardt
87th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 3/7/2021

Number of Bills: 12

SB 39 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Eckhardt | Hinojosa | Johnson
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the period of continuous eligibility for the medical assistance program.

SB 51 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the requirement and study of insurance coverage for serious emotional disturbance of a child.

SB 118 Author: Johnson
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

SB 119 Author: Johnson
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

SB 136 Author: Johnson
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the use of promotoras and community health workers in Medicaid managed care.

SB 141 Author: Johnson
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy.

SB 228 Author: Blanco
Coauthor: Eckhardt | Johnson
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement and payment of claims by certain health benefit plan issuers for telemedicine medical services and telehealth services.

SB 265 Author: West
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of housing discrimination on the basis of a person's source of income and to the enforcement of that prohibition.

SB 268 Author: West | Miles
Coauthor: Eckhardt | Johnson
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting.

SB 269 Author: West
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, processing, distribution, sale, testing, transportation, delivery, transfer, possession, and use of cannabis and cannabis products and the allocation of tax revenue derived from cannabis and cannabis products; authorizing the imposition of fees; requiring an occupational license; creating a criminal offense.

SB 690 Author: Zaffirini
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 02/22/2021 S Filed
Caption: Relating to remotely conducting court proceedings in this state.

SJR 14 Author: Johnson
Coauthor: Eckhardt
Last Action: 03/03/2021 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Texas Legislature Online - Report