Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jessica Farrar
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 5/30/2017

Number of Bills: 46

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (33):
HB 230 Author: Farrar
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 231 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to extending the court's jurisdiction in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship over certain young people for purposes of obtaining special immigrant juvenile status and Department of Family and Protective Services policies for handling cases involving those young people.

HB 232 Author: Farrar | King, Susan | Collier | Stickland
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the promotion of breast-feeding and the prohibition against interference with or restriction of the right to breast-feed; creating a civil action.

HB 233 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to social work services in public schools.

HB 234 Author: Farrar | Laubenberg | Villalba
Last Action: 05/19/2015 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to certain costs associated with certain court proceedings for cruelly treated animals; authorizing fees and costs.

HB 235 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a central database containing information about certain persons who have been convicted of or received a grant of deferred adjudication for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; providing a criminal penalty.

HB 703 Author: Farrar | Rodriguez, Justin | Keffer
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to authorizing a revocable deed that transfers real property at the transferor's death.

HB 704 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to disclosures on selection or modification of an account by a customer of a financial institution.

HB 705 Author: Farrar
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to access to a financial institution account of a person who dies intestate.

HB 706 Author: Farrar
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the procedure for claiming an exemption from ad valorem taxation of property on which a solar or wind-powered energy device is installed or constructed.

HB 707 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to providing information and other services relating to emergency contraception to sexual assault survivors.

HB 708 Author: Farrar | Howard | González, Mary
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the medical accuracy of informational materials given to a woman seeking an abortion.

HB 709 Author: Farrar | Howard | González, Mary
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to the waiting period before a physician may perform an abortion.

HB 1521 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/25/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to state agency authority to establish child-care subsidy programs.

HB 1522 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/10/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 10 2015 10:59AM
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

HB 1523 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.

HB 1524 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the languages in which certain labor and employment notices and forms must be provided.

HB 1525 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the collection and reporting of information relating to certain offenses involving family violence.

HB 1526 Author: Farrar | Fletcher
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the construction of detention ponds by the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 1527 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.

HB 1528 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the provision of services to certain HIV-infected individuals.

HB 3963 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to establishment and functions of the Animal Welfare Commission.

HB 3965 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the persons who are eligible for appointment as a temporary justice of the peace.

HB 3966 Author: Farrar | Howard
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 24 2015 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of limited service pregnancy centers; providing civil penalties.

HB 3973 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the validity, reliability, and design of certain state-adopted or state-developed assessment instruments for public school students.

HB 3976 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 24 2015 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of lactation consultants; requiring an occupational license; providing penalties.

HR 781 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 19 2015 2:36PM
Caption: Recognizing March 3, 2015, as Texas Breastfeeding Coalition Lobby Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1445 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 26 2015 4:40PM
Caption: Recognizing March 2015 as Women's History Month.

HR 1782 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/17/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 17 2015 10:38AM
Caption: Recognizing April 14, 2015, as Blue Ribbon Lobby Day at the State Capitol.

HR 2503 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 7 2015 2:37PM
Caption: In memory of Dr. Rogers O'Neil Whitmire of Houston.

HR 2756 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/15/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 15 2015 1:55PM
Caption: In memory of Ernest Eguia of Houston.

HR 3212 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 10:02AM
Caption: In memory of Ray K. Haley of Houston.

HR 3511 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 8:00AM
Caption: Congratulating the Honorable Rick Noriega on his promotion to brigadier general in the Texas Army National Guard.

Joint Author (13):
HB 63 Author: González, Mary | Farrar | White, James | Blanco
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to state collaboration with federally recognized Indian tribes.

HB 78 Author: González, Mary | Howard | Farrar
Last Action: 02/09/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 9 2015 2:57PM
Caption: Relating to human sexuality education in public schools.

HB 262 Author: Miles | Rodriguez, Eddie | Farrar
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to liability of an owner, lessee, or occupant of land that allows land to be used as a community garden.

HB 468 Author: González, Mary | Howard | Farrar
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the capacity of certain minors to consent to examination or medical treatment related to contraception.

HB 1210 Author: Howard | González, Mary | Farrar
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 3 2015 1:59PM
Caption: Relating to an exception from penalties for a physician's or health care professional's professional judgment in providing certain abortion services to patients.

HB 1282 Author: Zerwas | Howard | Davis, Sarah | Sheffield | Farrar
Last Action: 05/04/2015 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to a human papillomavirus-associated cancer strategic plan developed by the Department of State Health Services.

HB 2058 Author: Coleman | Farrar
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 13 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to a change of name and vital statistics information.

HB 2455 Author: Burkett | Villalba | Farrar
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a task force to promote uniformity in the collection and reporting of information relating to family violence, sexual assault, stalking, and human trafficking.

HB 2562 Author: Sheets | Laubenberg | Farrar | Crownover | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the care and unlawful restraint of a dog.

HB 3059 Author: Reynolds | Turner, Sylvester | Farrar | Wu
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties.

HB 3183 Author: Naishtat | Farrar | Collier | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an advance directive and do-not-resuscitate order of a pregnant patient.

HB 3374 Author: Morrison | Farrar | Geren
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to information regarding Down syndrome.

HR 255 Author: Wu | Naishtat | Farrar | Thompson, Senfronia | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 3 2015 2:14PM
Caption: Commending Marvin Rich of Houston for his outstanding service in behalf of the Anti-Defamation League.

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