Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Rep. Diego Bernal
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 5/22/2017

Number of Bills: 7

Report Sections: Sponsored Bills | Joint Sponsored Bills

Sponsor (3):
SB 725 Author: Miles
Sponsor: Bernal | VanDeaver | Price | Thompson, Senfronia | Minjarez
Last Action: 05/21/2017 S House passage as amended reported
Caption: Relating to donation and distribution of surplus food at public schools and grace period policies for public school students with insufficient balances on prepaid meal cards.

SB 1553 Author: Menéndez
Sponsor: Bernal
Last Action: 05/23/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the refusal of entry to or ejection from school district property.

SB 2255 Author: Campbell
Sponsor: Bernal
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Relating to the composition of the Comal County Juvenile Board.

Joint Sponsor (4):
SB 160 Author: Rodríguez
Sponsor: Wu | Huberty | Bernal | Allen | King, Ken
Last Action: 05/11/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to a prohibition of a monitoring system performance indicator based solely on the number or percentage of students receiving special education services.

SB 587 Author: Campbell
Sponsor: VanDeaver | Bernal | Cosper | González, Mary | Sheffield
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to the state virtual school network, including the ability of certain dependents of members of the United States military to enroll full-time in courses provided through the network.

SB 680 Author: Hancock
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg | Parker | Thompson, Senfronia | Bernal | Villalba
Last Action: 05/17/2017 E Sent to the Governor
Caption: Relating to step therapy protocols required by a health benefit plan in connection with prescription drug coverage.

SB 1656 Author: Watson
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie | Bernal
Last Action: 05/22/2017 H Failed to pass to 3rd reading
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones.

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