Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Scott Hochberg
79th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/25/2017

Number of Bills: 40

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (32):
HB 173 Author: Hochberg | Menendez | Thompson | Veasey | Hodge
Last Action: 04/20/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the licensing of Canadian pharmacies to sell prescription medicines to Texas residents.

HB 199 Author: Hochberg | Pena | Eissler | Ritter
Last Action: 02/01/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to outside employment by school district superintendents.

HB 349 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/02/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to a credits program for the purchase of textbooks and related materials by a school district or open-enrollment charter school.

HB 350 Author: Hochberg
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 05/27/2005 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the filing of certain reports of political contributions and expenditures.

HB 351 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/02/2005 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to prohibiting jury-recommended or deferred adjudication community supervision for a defendant convicted of murder.

HB 481 Author: Hochberg
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the eligibility for unemployment benefits of certain persons with disabilities.

HB 511 Author: Hochberg | Vo | Herrero | Leibowitz
Sponsor: Van de Putte
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the processing of consumer rebates.

HB 553 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/07/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to exemptions from the requirement for a school district to operate a prekindergarten program.

HB 619 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/21/2005 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the refusal to insure an individual's eligible dependent child solely because the individual has been denied or is not enrolled under that policy; providing penalties.

HB 724 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/09/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to adjustments in charter school funding.

HB 869 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to common nuisances.

HB 870 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/10/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to an optional flexible school day program for students in grades nine through twelve who have dropped out of school or who are at-risk of dropping out.

HB 926 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/30/2005 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to creating the offense of absconding from parole.

HB 945 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/14/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the setting of performance levels on assessment instruments used in the public school accountability system.

HB 1240 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 02/21/2005 H Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to maintenance of a common nuisance on the property of a condominium owners' association.

HB 1342 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 05/17/2005 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the imposition of the sales and use tax on certain sales made by individuals.

HB 2086 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Subcommittee members named
Caption: Relating to abatement of certain nuisances; providing a penalty.

HB 2809 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the certification of school district financial officers.

HB 2810 Author: Hochberg
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to certain inquiries relating to an applicant for individual health benefit plan coverage.

HB 2811 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of more difficult questions in the assessment of knowledge and skills used in the public school accountability system.

HB 2812 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the assignment of students to classroom teachers.

HB 2813 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 04/21/2005 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to eligibility for coverage by the Texas Health Insurance Risk Pool.

HB 2996 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/17/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities and resources for teachers of students with special health needs.

HB 3019 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/17/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to requiring a majority vote in certain elections.

HB 3452 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Referred to Public Education
Caption: Relating to public education and public school finance matters.

HB 3469 Author: Hochberg
Sponsor: Barrientos
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a program to provide grants to be used to reduce emissions of diesel exhaust from school buses and to the use of the Texas emissions reduction plan to fund the program.

HB 3526 Author: Hochberg
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Greater Sharpstown Management District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue a bond or similar obligation.

HCR 73 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 04/27/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Granting RealAmerica Partners and Charles Zeller permission to sue the State of Texas and the University of Houston System.

HJR 21 Author: Hochberg | Solomons | Flynn
Last Action: 02/14/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing line-of-credit advances under a reverse mortgage.

HR 719 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/16/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 16 2005 8:53AM
Caption: Honoring Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Houston on its 140th anniversary.

HR 770 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 03/18/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 18 2005 8:07AM
Caption: Commending the Southwest and North Texas Regions of the Anti-Defamation League for their continuing efforts to combat anti-Semitism and other forms of hatred, both domestically and internationally.

HR 2236 Author: Hochberg
Last Action: 05/29/2005 H 1 hr. notice-for consideration
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3526.

Joint Author (8):
HB 166 Author: Pena | Hochberg | Baxter | Kolkhorst | Hughes
Last Action: 05/06/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the use of direct recording electronic voting machines.

HB 984 Author: Reyna | Guillen | McReynolds | Chavez | Hochberg
Sponsor: Duncan
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the care of elementary and secondary school students with diabetes.

HB 1430 Author: McCall | Hochberg | Pena | Zedler | Giddings
Last Action: 04/29/2005 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the installation, copying, or use of computer software for unauthorized purposes; providing penalties.

HB 1445 Author: Madden | Grusendorf | Delisi | Eissler | Hochberg
Last Action: 05/11/2005 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation and operation of a state virtual school network to provide education to students through electronic means.

HB 1604 Author: Keffer, Bill | Hochberg
Sponsor: Shapiro
Last Action: 05/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the period in which a birth certificate must be filed or a birth reported.

HB 1611 Author: Chisum | Turner | Allen, Ray | Hochberg | Edwards
Sponsor: Armbrister
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of money for the low-income vehicle repair assistance, retrofit, and accelerated vehicle retirement program.

HCR 146 Author: Craddick | Merritt | Thompson | Dunnam | Hochberg
Sponsor: Armbrister
Last Action: 05/06/2005 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring Pope Benedict XVI on his election to the papacy.

HCR 156 Author: Nixon | Hochberg | Naishtat | Straus
Sponsor: Shapiro
Last Action: 05/20/2005 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day on May 9, 2005.

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