Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. R. D. "Bobby" Guerra
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/17/2017

Number of Bills: 88

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (53):
HB 255 Author: Guerra | Raney | Muñoz, Jr. | Sheffield | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to certain fees charged for the adjudication of pharmacy benefit claims.

HB 979 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Lucio III | Blanco
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a grant program to reduce wait times for agricultural inspections of vehicles at ports of entry along the Texas-Mexico border.

HB 1596 Author: Guerra | Martinez, "Mando" | Longoria | Muñoz, Jr. | Canales
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Hidalgo County Healthcare District; decreasing the possible maximum rate of a tax.

HB 1661 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Lucio III | Zerwas | Sheffield
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to Medicaid billing for the services of substitute dentists.

HB 1684 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the procedure for adoption by a state agency of rules that may have an adverse economic effect on small businesses and micro-businesses.

HB 2476 Author: Guerra
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the operations of health care funding districts in certain counties located on the Texas-Mexico border.

HB 2479 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority and rights of pharmacy services administrative organizations to conduct the business of independent pharmacies with respect to certain pharmacy benefits.

HB 3020 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 04/23/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the offense of passing a school bus; increasing a fine.

HB 3021 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a tactical training center in Hidalgo County by the Department of Public Safety.

HB 3022 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the construction or development of certain continuing care facilities.

HB 3023 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to a provider's right to an administrative hearing on a proposed recoupment of an overpayment or debt by the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission.

HB 3024 Author: Guerra
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to coordination of dental benefits under certain insurance policies.

HB 3519 Author: Guerra | Zerwas | Laubenberg | Lucio III | Sheffield
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to reimbursement for home telemonitoring services under Medicaid.

HB 3627 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 19 2015 2:53PM
Caption: Relating to a requirement that certain persons convicted of the offense of using a wireless communications device while operating a motor vehicle, motorcycle, or moped be allowed to perform community service.

HB 3635 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 19 2015 2:53PM
Caption: Relating to evidence in a civil action concerning the provision and cost of certain services.

HB 3650 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 19 2015 2:53PM
Caption: Relating to the collection, administration, and enforcement of state taxes and fees.

HB 3700 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Bohac | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in certain school districts to develop computer science education and professional development opportunities.

HB 3860 Author: Guerra | Blanco
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to immigration visa waivers for physicians.

HB 3904 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to identification and implementation of hospital funding solutions.

HB 3920 Author: Guerra | Parker
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/25/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to financing arrangements between political subdivisions and private entities for the implementation of pay for success initiatives.

HCR 111 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Martinez, "Mando" | Canales | Longoria
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/25/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 25 2015 5:35PM
Caption: Urging Hidalgo County to reduce its tax rate upon establishment of the Hidalgo County Healthcare District.

HR 174 Author: Guerra | Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Longoria
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:24AM
Caption: In memory of McAllen Commissioner Scott Crane.

HR 240 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 02/25/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 25 2015 5:12PM
Caption: Congratulating the McAllen Fire Department on winning the 2014 Good Morning America 5-Alarm Firefighters Challenge.

HR 241 Author: Guerra | Oliveira | Longoria | Martinez, "Mando" | Lucio III
Last Action: 03/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2015 1:17PM
Caption: Congratulating The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine on its receipt of a grant from the United Health Foundation.

HR 242 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2015 1:01PM
Caption: In memory of Yusef A. Mohamed of McAllen.

HR 243 Author: Guerra | Longoria | Muñoz, Jr.
Last Action: 03/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2015 1:22PM
Caption: Honoring the nonprofit Sustainable Dairy Goat Initiative for its work in Hidalgo County.

HR 244 Author: Guerra | Howard | Muñoz, Jr. | Canales | Longoria
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 12:09PM
Caption: Honoring the individuals who are providing humanitarian assistance to immigrants in McAllen.

HR 245 Author: Guerra | Canales
Last Action: 03/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2015 4:38PM
Caption: Honoring Terri Drefke for her 25 years of service with the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley.

HR 302 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 02/12/2015 H Referred to Rules & Resolutions: Feb 12 2015 12:09PM
Caption: Recognizing February 10, 2015, as South Texas ISD Day at the State Capitol.

HR 324 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 02/18/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 18 2015 9:29AM
Caption: Recognizing February 10, 2015, as South Texas ISD Day at the State Capitol.

HR 576 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/09/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 9 2015 1:43PM
Caption: Recognizing city of Palmhurst Day at the State Capitol.

HR 681 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/09/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 9 2015 1:43PM
Caption: Recognizing March 11, 2015, as Texas Easter Seals Day at the State Capitol.

HR 812 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 19 2015 7:44PM
Caption: Honoring Jody Nelsen of Edinburg for her work as president of the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley Board of Directors.

HR 817 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 19 2015 7:47PM
Caption: Congratulating Eugene Gutierrez Jr. of McAllen on his receipt of the Congressional Gold Medal.

HR 827 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr. | Canales | Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 03/20/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 20 2015 7:27AM
Caption: Commending April Lopez of McAllen for her heroism in saving a man's life.

HR 1140 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 11:46AM
Caption: Commending former Colonel Frank Plummer of McAllen for his military service.

HR 1141 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 11:44AM
Caption: Commending former U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Antonio Cordova of Mission for his military service.

HR 2239 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 9:15AM
Caption: Commending Mujeres Unidas/Women Together for its service to Hidalgo County and the Rio Grande Valley.

HR 2240 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/25/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2015 5:21PM
Caption: Congratulating the McAllen Independent School District Business Office on its receipt of a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association.

HR 2843 Author: Guerra | Muñoz, Jr.
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 1:44PM
Caption: Congratulating Johnathan Simcha Weisfeld-Hinojosa on his service in the office of State Representative Bobby Guerra as a participant in the Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program.

HR 2844 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 06/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2015 1:02PM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Gary Mounce on his retirement from The University of Texas--Pan American.

HR 2845 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 1:46PM
Caption: Recognizing Professor Glynn Morgan for 52 years of service at The University of Texas--Pan American.

HR 2846 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 2:15PM
Caption: Congratulating the Monitor newspaper on its fine showing in the 2015 Texas Associated Press Managing Editors Headliners Excellence in Journalism Awards.

HR 2847 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 2:08PM
Caption: Congratulating the McAllen Memorial High School boys' golf team on winning the District 30-6A championship.

HR 2848 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 1:45PM
Caption: Recognizing J. J. Avila for his athletic achievements.

HR 2849 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 4:03PM
Caption: Congratulating the members of the Sharyland North Junior High School chess team on their third-place finish at the National Junior High Championship.

HR 2850 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 4:06PM
Caption: Congratulating the students from Edinburg North High School on their performance in the 2015 National Science Bowl regional competition.

HR 2851 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 1:26PM
Caption: Congratulating members of the King's Guard Chess Club from Melissa Dotson Betts Elementary School in Edinburg on qualifying to compete at the 2015 National Elementary Championship.

HR 2852 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 2:16PM
Caption: In memory of K-9 partner Indy of the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office.

HR 3024 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 05/27/2015 H Referred to Rules & Resolutions: May 27 2015 8:26PM
Caption: In memory of Nelson Reyes Salinas, governmental affairs manager for the Texas Association of Business and former legislative staff member.

HR 3298 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 06/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2015 2:30PM
Caption: Congratulating Johnathan Simcha Weisfeld-Hinojosa on his service in the office of State Representative Bobby Guerra as a participant in the Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program.

HR 3379 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 06/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2015 4:37PM
Caption: In memory of Nelson Reyes Salinas, governmental affairs manager for the Texas Association of Business and former legislative staff member.

HR 3436 Author: Guerra
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 10:40AM
Caption: Commending Rick Diaz for his contributions to KRGV-TV and to the people of the Rio Grande Valley on the occasion of his retirement.

Joint Author (35):
HB 68 Author: Alonzo | Guerra | Davis, Yvonne
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a Texas resident driver's permit, provisional Texas resident driver's permit, and Texas resident driver's instruction permit; creating an offense.

HB 331 Author: Wu | Israel | Guerra | Rose
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the sealing of certain court documents filed electronically in a child protection suit.

HB 332 Author: Wu | Moody | Phelan | Guerra
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a prosecutor in a juvenile case to appeal certain judicial decisions.

HB 449 Author: Alonzo | Guerra
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the coverage by certain health benefit plans of mammograms performed by certain health care providers.

HB 451 Author: Alonzo | Vo | Guerra
Last Action: 05/14/2015 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to an optometry career program at the University of Houston.

HB 580 Author: Wu | Guerra | Minjarez | Guillen
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/23/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 23 2015 2:42AM
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations for aggravated assault.

HB 692 Author: Longoria | Guerra | Canales
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for damages to real property suffered as a result of a person evading arrest or detention.

HB 694 Author: Hernandez | Sheets | Guerra
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to coverage for supplemental breast cancer screening under certain health benefit plans.

HB 901 Author: Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra | Guillen | Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 02/25/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 25 2015 11:46AM
Caption: Relating to a student election to select the athletics nickname of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

HB 1454 Author: Raney | Fallon | Guerra
Sponsor: Eltife
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to notice, reporting, and records requirements for holders of certain personal property that is or may be presumed abandoned.

HB 1550 Author: Zerwas | Guerra | Farney | Miller, Rick | Guillen
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the administration of epinephrine by pharmacists.

HB 1623 Author: Laubenberg | Burkett | Coleman | Guerra | Bonnen, Greg
Last Action: 05/11/2015 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of providers for the provision of certain home telemonitoring services under Medicaid.

HB 1878 Author: Laubenberg | Coleman | Guerra | Bonnen, Greg | Giddings
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the provision of telemedicine medical services in a school-based setting, including the reimbursement of providers under the Medicaid program for those services.

HB 1887 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Canales | Guerra | Lucio III | Guillen
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a regional center for public safety excellence in the Rio Grande Valley.

HB 1928 Author: Lozano | Guerra | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/11/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 11 2015 6:14PM
Caption: Relating to franchise tax and insurance premium tax credits for investment in certain communities; imposing a monetary penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 1936 Author: Oliveira | Flynn | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Guerra | Walle
Last Action: 05/07/2015 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to notice by a property owner to a mortgage servicer that the owner intends to enter into a contract with a property tax lender.

HB 2082 Author: Laubenberg | Coleman | Guerra | Bonnen, Greg | Fallon
Last Action: 05/18/2015 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to developing a program to provide telemedicine medical services to certain children.

HB 3014 Author: Parker | Burkett | Guerra
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the administration of "pay for success" contracts for state agencies.

HB 3194 Author: Bernal | Howard | Muñoz, Jr. | Sheffield | Guerra
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to coverage for diagnostic mammography under certain health benefit plans.

HB 3366 Author: Sheffield | Miller, Rick | Guerra
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program.

HB 3464 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by providers under Medicaid.

HB 3568 Author: Bohac | Guerra
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a technology applications course allotment under the foundation school program.

HB 3816 Author: Bohac | Guerra
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers.

HB 4063 Author: Cook | Guerra | Alonzo
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a Texas conditional driver's permit, provisional Texas conditional driver's permit, and Texas conditional instruction permit; authorizing a fee; creating a criminal offense.

HR 199 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 01/28/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jan 28 2015 12:13PM
Caption: Honoring the members of the Mission Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees on the occasion of School Board Recognition Month.

HR 444 Author: Martinez, "Mando" | Canales | Longoria | Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:26AM
Caption: Recognizing February 11, 2015, as Mid-Valley Day at the State Capitol.

HR 763 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2015 10:12AM
Caption: Recognizing March 5, 2015, as Mission Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1135 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra | Canales | Martinez, "Mando" | Longoria
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 10:43AM
Caption: Recognizing the South Texas College Dual Enrollment Academies program on being named a 2014 Examples of Excelencia finalist.

HR 1169 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 11:52AM
Caption: Congratulating Karla Espinosa of Mission on her selection as a Distinguished Finalist in the 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program.

HR 1252 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 10:29AM
Caption: Congratulating Mariachi Oro of McAllen High School for winning Class 6A of the 2015 MASBA/UIL High School State Mariachi Competition.

HR 1261 Author: Guillen | Guerra
Last Action: 03/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 27 2015 9:22PM
Caption: In memory of Horacio Paul Guerra III of Rio Grande City.

HR 3132 Author: Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 06/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Honoring Jacqueline Sandoval for her participation in the Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program.

HR 3133 Author: Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 06/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2015 10:06AM
Caption: Honoring Lesley Andrea Marin for her participation in the Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program.

HR 3275 Author: Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 06/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2015 10:08AM
Caption: Honoring Carlos Aguayo for his participation in the Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program.

HR 3276 Author: Canales | Muñoz, Jr. | Guerra
Last Action: 06/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Honoring Shauna Miller for her participation in the Rio Grande Valley Legislative Internship Program.

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