Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Celia Israel
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 9/20/2017

Number of Bills: 110

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (88):
HB 143 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Elections: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 478 Author: Israel | Laubenberg | Rinaldi | Gutierrez | Neave
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to civil liability for removing certain individuals from a motor vehicle.

HB 507 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for medical assistance to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

HB 516 Author: Israel
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Senate Amendments Analysis distributed: May 19 2017 11:06AM
Caption: Relating to the requirement that drivers younger than a certain age complete and pass a driver education course.

HB 536 Author: Israel | Button
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the participation of a county judge in a meeting of a commissioners court conducted by videoconference call.

HB 563 Author: Israel | Elkins | Capriglione | Turner
Last Action: 05/01/2017 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to whom certain violations of the law by a state or local governmental entity may be reported.

HB 568 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to authority for certain state employees to work flexible hours and to work from home or other authorized alternative work sites.

HB 569 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 28 2017 11:36AM
Caption: Relating to unprofessional conduct by mental health providers who attempt to change the sexual orientation of a child; providing penalties.

HB 896 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 23 2017 4:07PM
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the allowance authorized for the administration and enforcement of motor fuel taxes.

HB 999 Author: Israel | Laubenberg
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to requiring the election of directors of certain districts to be held on a uniform election date.

HB 1001 Author: Israel | Laubenberg
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to recording of minutes for a local canvassing authority.

HB 1002 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a receipt by the Department of Public Safety to an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate that may be used to show proof of voter registration.

HB 1005 Author: Israel | Hernandez | Thompson, Senfronia | Anchia
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties.

HB 1314 Author: Israel | White | Wu
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the release on personal bond of a person who is pregnant.

HB 1368 Author: Israel | Giddings | Murphy | Alvarado
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prima facie speed limit in an urban district.

HB 1409 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to reporting concerning certain inmates who are confined in county jails for misdemeanor offenses.

HB 1656 Author: Israel | Workman | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/10/2017 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the operation of a public transit motor bus by certain mass transit entities on an improved shoulder.

HB 1677 Author: Israel | Minjarez
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Vision Zero Task Force to propose a plan to eliminate traffic deaths in this state.

HB 1713 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the modification or reprogramming of the exhaust emission system of a diesel-powered motor vehicle to emit soot, smoke, or other particulate matter; creating an offense.

HB 1745 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 6 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to lower speed limits on certain highways.

HB 1762 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 14 2017 12:28PM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of a fixed rail transit system by certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities.

HB 1763 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 14 2017 12:28PM
Caption: Relating to annual reports by certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities.

HB 1764 Author: Israel
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the operation of metropolitan rapid transit authorities.

HB 1807 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring the secretary of state to maintain certain information regarding provisional voting.

HB 1809 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 9 2017 10:49AM
Caption: Relating to annual testing of certain child-care facility employees for tuberculosis.

HB 1991 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/15/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 15 2017 4:17PM
Caption: Relating to the requirements for submitting a statement of residence at a polling place.

HB 1999 Author: Israel | Murphy | White | Moody | Arévalo
Sponsor: Burton
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a violation regarding the purchase, possession, or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor or the misrepresentation of age by a minor; authorizing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2000 Author: Israel
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a fund to assist local governments with the acquisition of voting system equipment.

HB 2323 Author: Israel
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the filing period for a place on the ballot in a special election to fill a vacancy.

HB 2324 Author: Israel
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the deadline for volunteer deputy registrars to submit voter registration applications.

HB 2325 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Relating to the officially prescribed form for a candidate's application for a place on the ballot.

HB 2327 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to a candidate's application for a place on the ballot.

HB 2410 Author: Israel | Laubenberg
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the authority to conduct a runoff primary election by mail in certain counties.

HB 2411 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 22 2017 11:37AM
Caption: Relating to the secretary of state posting on the secretary of state's Internet website a database containing information about each holder of and candidate for all elected offices in the state.

HB 2857 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to toll project accommodation of high-occupancy mass transit facilities and vehicles.

HB 3350 Author: Israel
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the operation of vehicles transporting mobile cranes; authorizing a fee.

HB 3355 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to the operation of vehicles transporting precast prestressed concrete products; authorizing a fee.

HB 3385 Author: Israel
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the time period for the withdrawal of a candidate for a general primary election.

HB 3410 Author: Israel | Gervin-Hawkins
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 31 2017 5:33PM
Caption: Relating to Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and county tax assessor-collector vehicle titling and registration duties and fees associated with those duties.

HR 371 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/14/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 14 2017 4:05PM
Caption: Honoring Lydia Clay and Barrett, Emily, and Hunter Chenevert on the occasion of National Donor Day.

HR 476 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 6 2017 8:52PM
Caption: Commending Amy Pruitt of Hutto on her commitment to educating the young people of Texas.

HR 477 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 6 2017 8:54PM
Caption: Congratulating the Pflugerville Independent School District on being named to the AP District Honor Roll by the College Board.

HR 478 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/06/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 6 2017 8:54PM
Caption: Congratulating Brandy Guthrie on her inauguration as president of the Austin Board of Realtors.

HR 607 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 7 2017 7:17PM
Caption: Honoring Sandra Thompson for her service as a special education teacher.

HR 663 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 16 2017 2:41PM
Caption: Congratulating Joe H. Morin on his retirement from the Office of the Governor.

HR 816 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 16 2017 2:20PM
Caption: Honoring spiritual leader and humanitarian Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on the occasion of his visit to Austin.

HR 1556 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:24PM
Caption: Congratulating Abigail Adams on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1557 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:17PM
Caption: Congratulating Sonali Mitra on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1558 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:25PM
Caption: Congratulating Eesha Nayak on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1559 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:28PM
Caption: Congratulating Bailey Ohlson on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1560 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:36PM
Caption: Congratulating Emelia Patterson on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1561 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:28PM
Caption: Congratulating Victoria Pelarski on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1562 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:30PM
Caption: Congratulating Miranda Pizer on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1563 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:31PM
Caption: Congratulating Taylor Pokorny on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1564 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:33PM
Caption: Congratulating Anneka Rains on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1565 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:34PM
Caption: Congratulating Maitreyi Ramaswamy on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1566 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:35PM
Caption: Congratulating Valeri Redd on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1567 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:36PM
Caption: Congratulating Madeleine Reinhardt on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1568 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:38PM
Caption: Congratulating Analisa Rodriguez on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1569 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:38PM
Caption: Congratulating Morgan Rollins on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1570 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:50PM
Caption: Congratulating Vaishnavi Sankar on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1571 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:47PM
Caption: Congratulating Kriti Sarker on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1572 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:42PM
Caption: Congratulating Kelsey Scott on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1573 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:40PM
Caption: Congratulating Carly Smith on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1574 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:36PM
Caption: Congratulating Rachel Starr on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1575 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:25PM
Caption: Congratulating Antonia Untalan on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1576 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:23PM
Caption: Congratulating Marissa Vargas on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1577 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:20PM
Caption: Congratulating Anjali Venkatesh on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1578 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:18PM
Caption: Congratulating Stephanie Waugh on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1579 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 3:14PM
Caption: Congratulating Dezra Weakley on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1580 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:49PM
Caption: Congratulating Zoelle Wong on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1581 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:47PM
Caption: Congratulating Ana Menchaca on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1589 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:39PM
Caption: Commemorating the 31st anniversary of the Hispanic Women's Network of Texas.

HR 1598 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:02PM
Caption: Congratulating Sameera Aradhyula on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1599 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:04PM
Caption: Congratulating Taylor Breeden on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1600 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:05PM
Caption: Congratulating Margarita Brock on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1601 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:06PM
Caption: Congratulating Whitney Browning on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1602 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:07PM
Caption: Congratulating Eliza Cain on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1603 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:09PM
Caption: Congratulating Cami Cox on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1604 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 2:40PM
Caption: Congratulating Ariana Freitag on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1605 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:40PM
Caption: Congratulating Meghan French on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1606 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:46PM
Caption: Congratulating Emma Garza on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1607 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:48PM
Caption: Congratulating Nithya Gillipelli on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1608 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:52PM
Caption: Congratulating Kathleen Hartman James on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1609 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 12:54PM
Caption: Congratulating Niveya Ravichandran on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1610 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:06PM
Caption: Congratulating Devika Kumar on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 1611 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2017 1:13PM
Caption: Congratulating Audrey Larcher on her receipt of a Girl Scout Gold Award.

HR 2080 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/15/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 15 2017 5:25PM
Caption: In memory of Patsy Ruth Willingham Phillips Alexius.

Joint Author (22):
HB 136 Author: Bell | Koop | Johnson, Jarvis | Israel | Villalba
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to inclusion of career and technology education in the mission of public education.

HB 219 Author: Howard | Davis, Sarah | Israel | Farrar | Minjarez
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain feminine hygiene products.

HB 368 Author: Howard | Stickland | Israel | Miller | Blanco
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Elections: Feb 16 2017 11:33AM
Caption: Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections.

HB 395 Author: Bell | Bohac | Howard | Israel | VanDeaver
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the career and technology education allotment and the essential knowledge and skills of the career and technology education and technology applications curriculums.

HB 496 Author: Minjarez | Israel
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select: Feb 27 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Relating to the adoption of the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote.

HB 679 Author: Wu | Giddings | Dutton | Israel
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of a mechanical or physical restraint on a child during a judicial proceeding in the juvenile court.

HB 793 Author: Capriglione | Clardy | Israel | Canales
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the definition of a governmental body for the purposes of the public information law.

HB 907 Author: Shaheen | Israel | Swanson
Last Action: 04/17/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the content and process for certain petitions.

HB 1140 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Guillen | Raney | Cosper | Israel
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the allocation categories for state funding of public transportation.

HB 1223 Author: Murr | Israel
Last Action: 05/15/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the operation and movement of authorized emergency vehicles.

HB 1294 Author: Minjarez | Israel | Capriglione | Guillen | Cosper
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the economic impact of closures on the state highway system during certain periods.

HB 2683 Author: Hinojosa, Gina | Israel | Thompson, Ed | Workman
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the use of regional mobility authority toll projects by public school buses.

HB 2815 Author: Oliverson | Israel | Laubenberg | Johnson, Eric | Anchia
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to early in-person voting by voters who reside at a residential care facility.

HB 2861 Author: Phillips | Martinez, "Mando" | Israel | Villalba | Neave
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authority comprehensive development agreements.

HB 2943 Author: Larson | Price | Wu | Israel
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.

HB 3017 Author: Minjarez | Israel
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 27 2017 3:21PM
Caption: Relating to toll collections and the imposition of administrative fees and civil penalties for past-due tolls; eliminating certain criminal offenses.

HB 3440 Author: Cook | Wray | Israel | Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a joint interim committee on high-speed rail development.

HB 3840 Author: Laubenberg | Israel
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the conduct of primary elections; increasing a criminal penalty.

HJR 31 Author: Howard | Stickland | Israel | Miller | Blanco
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Elections: Feb 16 2017 11:33AM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election.

HR 603 Author: Anchia | Villalba | Israel | Anderson, Rodney
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: May 9 2017 11:04PM
Caption: Condemning recent acts of anti-Semitism in the United States.

HR 682 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Dukes | Howard | Israel | Hinojosa, Gina
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 20 2017 12:01PM
Caption: In memory of Richard A. Moya of Austin.

HR 1400 Author: Hinojosa, Gina | Workman | Rodriguez, Eddie | Howard | Israel
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 27 2017 4:37PM
Caption: Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Travis County Mental Health Public Defender office.

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