Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Rafael Anchia
79th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2017

Number of Bills: 63

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (34):
HB 1108 Author: Anchia | Escobar
Last Action: 03/30/2005 H Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of certain contraband used in the commission of offenses involving prostitution.

HB 1156 Author: Anchia | Rodriguez | Strama
Last Action: 02/17/2005 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the rate of the motor vehicle sales and use tax imposed on certain new hybrid motor vehicles.

HB 2322 Author: Anchia
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the electronic administration of state funds used for voter registration.

HB 2693 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 04/27/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creating a statewide ballot for a person who casts a ballot outside the precinct in which the voter is registered.

HB 2694 Author: Anchia
Sponsor: Carona
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain counties to use the competitive proposal procedure for certain purchases.

HB 2695 Author: Anchia
Sponsor: West, Royce
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to allowing a county to consider health insurance benefits provided by a bidder to its employees when awarding a purchasing contract.

HB 2696 Author: Anchia | Hartnett | Jackson, Jim | Vo
Sponsor: West, Royce
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy and massage establishments and certain services related to massage; providing penalties.

HR 122 Author: Anchia | Jackson, Jim | Giddings | Craddick | Alonzo
Last Action: 03/03/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 3 2005 8:01AM
Caption: In memory of former State Representative Chris Semos of Dallas.

HR 284 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 05/31/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2005 1:57PM
Caption: Honoring NFL great Emmitt Smith on his retirement from professional football.

HR 363 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/01/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2005 8:06AM
Caption: In memory of U.S. Marine Lance Corporal Nazario Serrano of Irving.

HR 364 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 02/28/2005 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2005 8:05AM
Caption: Honoring Arturo Violante of Arlington for his civic and professional accomplishments.

HR 365 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 02/28/2005 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2005 8:05AM
Caption: Honoring Reginald Gates of Dallas.

HR 428 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2005 9:18AM
Caption: Honoring Vicki Keene of Dallas for her contributions in behalf of the Kidd Springs community.

HR 429 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2005 9:18AM
Caption: Congratulating Barbara Miller of Dallas on her participation with the Dallas Crime Watch program.

HR 441 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2005 9:19AM
Caption: Honoring Sharon Boyd of Dallas for her contributions to her community.

HR 454 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2005 9:19AM
Caption: Congratulating the Children's Medical Center Dallas on being verified a Level 1 Trauma Center-Pediatric.

HR 460 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2005 12:09PM
Caption: Honoring Wilma Blanton Avalos of Dallas for her contributions to her community.

HR 480 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2005 8:06PM
Caption: Honoring Pete Peabody of Dallas for his contributions to his community.

HR 576 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 03/17/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2005 6:55PM
Caption: Commending Roxan Simms Staff of Dallas for her accomplishments.

HR 661 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 04/01/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 1 2005 8:47AM
Caption: Honoring Jerry Nicholson of Dallas for his contributions to his community.

HR 689 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 04/01/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 1 2005 8:47AM
Caption: Honoring Nina G. Vaca of Dallas on her selection as chair of the Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

HR 772 Author: Anchia | Veasey | Alonzo
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2005 8:13PM
Caption: Recognizing the Honorable Martin Frost for his exceptional public service.

HR 773 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 04/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2005 11:23AM
Caption: Honoring Thabiti Olatunji for his service to the North Park community.

HR 774 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 04/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2005 11:23AM
Caption: Honoring Mary Lou Montes Zijderveld for her exemplary contributions to the Dallas community.

HR 775 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 04/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2005 11:23AM
Caption: Honoring Gary Turner of Dallas on his contributions to his community.

HR 778 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 04/04/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2005 11:23AM
Caption: In memory of the Honorable Horacio Sabas Ramirez of Hebbronville.

HR 2129 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Honoring Cecilia McKay on the occasion of her retirement from the Dallas Concilio.

HR 2130 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Honoring Ruth Lee of Farmers Branch for her community involvement.

HR 2131 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Honoring Laura V. Estrada of Dallas for her professional accomplishments and civic contributions.

HR 2132 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Honoring Matthew S. Murphy for his efforts in behalf of his Northwest Dallas neighborhood.

HR 2133 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Recognizing the Clements Center for Southwest Studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas.

HR 2167 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Honoring Dr. Joseph L. LaManna of Oak Cliff on his 20th anniversary as chairman of Dallas Southwest Osteopathic Physicians, Inc.

HR 2168 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Honoring Colleen C. Barrett of Dallas for her receipt of the Horatio Alger Award.

HR 2169 Author: Anchia
Last Action: 06/06/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 6 2005 10:50AM
Caption: Honoring James W. Keyes of Dallas for his receipt of the Horatio Alger Award.

Joint Author (29):
HB 21 Author: Brown, Fred | Anchia | Pena
Last Action: 01/27/2005 H Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to use of safety belts and child passenger safety seat systems.

HB 53 Author: Branch | Anchia | Harper-Brown | Truitt
Last Action: 02/22/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle.

HB 183 Author: Brown, Fred | Anchia | Callegari | McClendon | Gonzalez Toureilles
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the use of safety belts and child passenger safety seat systems.

HB 257 Author: Pena | Reyna | Anchia
Last Action: 02/01/2005 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks for university and college courses from the sales tax.

HB 376 Author: Coleman | Farrar | Anchia | Dukes | Hodge
Last Action: 02/03/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to a prohibition of discrimination by public educational institutions.

HB 676 Author: Thompson | Anchia
Last Action: 02/08/2005 H Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to providing information and other services relating to emergency contraception to sexual assault survivors.

HB 677 Author: Thompson | Anchia
Sponsor: Wentworth
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to emergency services for sexual assault survivors.

HB 719 Author: Jones, Jesse | Anchia | Herrero
Sponsor: West, Royce
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to publicizing a list of voters' rights.

HB 840 Author: Riddle | Keel | Cook, Byron | Anchia
Sponsor: Williams
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the forfeiture of contraband used to facilitate or intended to be used to facilitate the commission of certain criminal offenses.

HB 894 Author: Hodge | Branch | Chavez | Anchia | Pena
Sponsor: West, Royce
Last Action: 05/27/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to produce samples at municipally owned farmers' markets.

HB 985 Author: Chavez | Anchia
Last Action: 03/01/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain victims of family violence for unemployment compensation.

HB 1188 Author: Hartnett | Anchia
Sponsor: West, Royce
Last Action: 05/28/2005 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to tax increment financing.

HB 1341 Author: Strama | Vo | Anchia
Last Action: 05/04/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an advisory committee to establish qualifications for certain health care translators and interpreters.

HB 1348 Author: Eiland | Smith, Todd | Anchia
Last Action: 05/02/2005 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to political contributions and expenditures; providing civil and criminal penalties.

HB 1658 Author: Farrar | Thompson | Coleman | Anchia | Naishtat
Last Action: 03/01/2005 H Referred to Public Health
Caption: Relating to programs and services for sexual health and the prevention of abortion.

HB 1928 Author: Moreno, Joe E. | Anchia
Sponsor: Gallegos
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of medical expenses incurred by county jailers and detention officers exposed to certain contagious diseases.

HB 1938 Author: Ritter | Menendez | Anchia | Branch
Sponsor: Brimer
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the award of a grant and reporting requirements under the Texas Enterprise Fund.

HB 2676 Author: Strama | Anchia | Vo
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 04/13/2005 H Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to the reapportionment of state legislative, congressional, and judicial districts and the creation, function, and duties of the Texas Redistricting Commission.

HB 2717 Author: Swinford | Anchia
Last Action: 04/12/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the governor's study of emerging technology and economic development.

HB 2937 Author: Strama | Anchia | Vo
Last Action: 04/21/2005 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to limits on political contributions and expenditures in connection with certain legislative and executive offices; providing civil and criminal penalties.

HB 3041 Author: Branch | Hodge | Alonzo | Hartnett | Anchia
Sponsor: West, Royce
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the designation of the structure on Spur 366 connecting the east and west levee of the Trinity River as the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge.

HCR 172 Author: Escobar | Anchia | Guillen | Pena
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating Jim Hogg County as the official Vaquero Capital of Texas.

HJR 83 Author: Strama | Anchia | Vo
Last Action: 04/13/2005 H Subcommittee members named
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to establish legislative and congressional districts and revising constitutional redistricting procedures.

HR 101 Author: Giddings | Anchia | Alonzo
Last Action: 02/17/2005 H Reported enrolled: Feb 17 2005 8:09AM
Caption: Honoring the members of Leadership Southwest on the occasion of their visit to the State Capitol on February 16, 2005.

HR 478 Author: Davis, Yvonne | Alonzo | Anchia | Giddings | Hodge
Last Action: 03/01/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2005 8:06AM
Caption: In memory of Sophia Williams of Tyler.

HR 538 Author: Alonzo | Anchia
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2005 8:11PM
Caption: In memory of Oscar Jesus Sanchez of Dallas.

HR 641 Author: Jones, Jesse | Alonzo | Anchia | Davis, Yvonne | Giddings
Last Action: 03/18/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2005 8:07AM
Caption: Honoring State Representative Terri Hodge on her receipt of the 2005 Spirit of the Centennial Award from the Friends of Fair Park.

HR 1569 Author: Dunnam | Coleman | Anchia | Gallego
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 9 2005 5:25PM
Caption: Convening the Texas House of Representatives in a memorial session honoring Representative Joseph E. Moreno on May 11, 2005.

HR 2074 Author: Farrar | Rodriguez | Anchia | Naishtat | Coleman
Last Action: 05/25/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2005 8:44AM
Caption: Honoring social work students from the University of Houston and The University of Texas for their service throughout the 79th Legislature.

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