Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Jessica Farrar
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2017

Number of Bills: 62

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (52):
HB 742 Author: Farrar | Collier | Allen
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
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 743 Author: Farrar | Bernal | González, Mary | Allen
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to social work services in public schools.

HB 744 Author: Farrar | Vo
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 745 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to the waiting period before a physician may perform an abortion.

HB 746 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to the medical accuracy of informational materials given to a woman seeking an abortion.

HB 747 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/05/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the provision of information and other services relating to emergency contraception to sexual assault survivors.

HB 748 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/12/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to certain costs associated with certain court proceedings for cruelly treated animals; authorizing fees and costs.

HB 749 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/17/2017 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 community supervision for certain offenses involving animal cruelty; creating a criminal offense.

HB 750 Author: Farrar | Bernal
Last Action: 04/12/2017 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to a court's jurisdiction in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship over certain young people seeking special immigrant juvenile status and to child protective services caseworkers assigned to those young people.

HB 751 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Feb 23 2017 4:07PM
Caption: Relating to state agency authority to establish child-care subsidy programs.

HB 1532 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/10/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to posting notice of self-help resources on the Internet website of a state court and in the office of the court clerk.

HB 1533 Author: Farrar | Rodriguez, Justin
Last Action: 05/01/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the exclusion of certain resources in determining eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

HB 1534 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/09/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 9 2017 4:13PM
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of certain discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression; providing an administrative penalty; creating an offense.

HB 1535 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of certain pesticides on public road rights-of-way.

HB 1536 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to a biennial report on stormwater infrastructure in this state.

HB 1537 Author: Farrar | Allen | Howard
Last Action: 04/17/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to abolishing the death penalty.

HB 1752 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain account disclosures provided by a financial institution to a customer.

HB 1753 Author: Farrar | Smithee | Neave
Last Action: 05/05/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to authorizing a beneficiary designation that transfers a motor vehicle at the owner's death.

HB 2599 Author: Farrar | Coleman | Howard
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 27 2017 3:21PM
Caption: Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy.

HB 2600 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Bee Pollinator Goals Task Force to develop and report on statewide pollinator goals.

HB 2601 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the required submission by certain general residential operations of information requested by courts.

HB 2602 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to the appointment of an attorney general liaison for each regional office of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2603 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to coverage for serious mental illness under certain group health benefit plans.

HB 2604 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression.

HB 2798 Author: Farrar
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county to implement a pilot program to reuse wastewater at county facilities.

HB 2799 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to a requirement to make certain environmental and water use permit applications available online.

HB 3120 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to increasing awareness of the dangers of exposing children to secondhand smoke.

HB 3121 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a revocable deed that transfers real property at the transferor's death.

HB 3122 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to notice for patients of freestanding emergency medical care facilities.

HB 3123 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to a report concerning health care providers participating in the breast and cervical cancer services program, the family planning program, and the Texas women's health program.

HB 3694 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Relating to the health professions resource center; increasing a fee.

HB 3695 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Relating to lead in drinking water at schools and child care facilities.

HB 3696 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 31 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Relating to birth record information included in certain health care data collection.

HB 3697 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/12/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to notice provided by an applicant to house inmates released on parole or to mandatory supervision.

HB 3718 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Apr 4 2017 12:13PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain limited service pregnancy resource centers.

HB 3847 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 30 2017 4:12PM
Caption: Relating to guardianships, substitutes for guardianships, and durable powers of attorney for persons with disabilities or who are incapacitated.

HB 3988 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Natural Resources: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county to implement a pilot program to reuse wastewater at county facilities.

HB 4062 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to rules for hospital sanitation standards and a limitation on certain Department of State Health Services rules.

HB 4217 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Apr 4 2017 12:13PM
Caption: Relating to energy resources planning for electric generation in ERCOT.

HB 4223 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to an advance directive and do-not-resuscitate order of a pregnant patient.

HB 4260 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Apr 4 2017 12:13PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of men's health and safety; creating a civil penalty for unregulated masturbatory emissions.

HR 205 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 02/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 1 2017 11:19AM
Caption: Recognizing January 2017 as Cervical Health Awareness Month.

HR 404 Author: Farrar | Wu
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 23 2017 5:12PM
Caption: In memory of Bruce Debs Mosier of Houston.

HR 497 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 23 2017 3:20PM
Caption: Recognizing February 22, 2017, as Texas Breastfeeding Coalition Legislative Action Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1195 Author: Farrar | Alonzo
Last Action: 04/11/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 11 2017 8:45PM
Caption: Recognizing April 10, 2017, as Blue Ribbon Lobby Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1829 Author: Farrar | Alonzo
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2017 11:42AM
Caption: In memory of former state representative Lauro Cruz.

HR 2002 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 11:45AM
Caption: In memory of Hattie Marshall of Houston.

HR 2210 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 4:27PM
Caption: In memory of Lindsay Davis Weems of Fort Worth.

HR 2211 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 4:28PM
Caption: Congratulating Rebecca C. Reyna on the occasion of her 10th anniversary as executive director of the Greater Northside Management District.

HR 2308 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 06/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2017 11:43AM
Caption: In memory of Steve Dekker of Houston.

HR 2311 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 2:09PM
Caption: In memory of Richard Rodriguez of Houston.

HR 2702 Author: Farrar
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 12:34PM
Caption: Honoring Catherine Nance for her advocacy efforts during her battle against cancer.

Joint Author (10):
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 1020 Author: Smithee | Farrar
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to volunteer practice by an inactive member of the State Bar of Texas.

HB 1021 Author: Smithee | Farrar
Last Action: 04/10/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to county law libraries.

HB 1156 Author: Davis, Sarah | Anderson, Rodney | Minjarez | Laubenberg | Farrar
Last Action: 05/01/2017 H Returned to committee: May 1 2017 3:15PM
Caption: Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating an offense.

HB 1357 Author: Moody | Minjarez | Farrar | Villalba
Last Action: 04/21/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving cruelty to animals; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 1420 Author: Martinez, "Mando" | Farrar
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a late payment penalty against Medicaid managed care organizations that fail to timely pay certain physician and provider claims.

HB 1892 Author: Ortega | Hernandez | Farrar | Stucky | Anderson, Rodney
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to expedited proceedings in cases involving substandard buildings or improvements.

HB 1927 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Perez | Vo | Farrar | Murphy
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an alert system for notification of the release of toxic chemicals by a manufacturing facility.

HB 2135 Author: Coleman | Farrar | Guillen
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to coverage for certain services relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs.

HB 3146 Author: González, Mary | Farrar | Rodriguez, Justin
Last Action: 04/17/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a pilot program for providing services to certain children under the Medicaid medical transportation program.

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