Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Celia Israel
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/11/2017

Number of Bills: 88

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (64):
HB 76 Author: Israel | Harless | Morrison | Larson | Alvarado
Last Action: 04/27/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 594 Author: Israel | Isaac | Rodriguez, Eddie | Kuempel | Farney
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to toll rates for certain vehicles traveling on State Highway 130.

HB 672 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/05/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 5 2015 2:59PM
Caption: Relating to certain information concerning an applicant for certain occupational licenses.

HB 732 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Elections: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to the requirements for an official carrier envelope for a ballot to be voted by mail and materials accompanying the official carrier envelope.

HB 733 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Elections: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting.

HB 734 Author: Israel | Workman | Howard | Rodriguez, Eddie | Naishtat
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 685 in Travis County as the Deputy Jessica Hollis Memorial Highway.

HB 735 Author: Israel
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the collection of information regarding the number of alternatively fueled vehicles registered in this state.

HB 913 Author: Israel | Thompson, Senfronia | Minjarez | Laubenberg | Gutierrez
Last Action: 05/19/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the requirements pertaining to a ballot to be voted by mail and materials accompanying the official carrier envelope.

HB 1136 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Transportation Safety and Access Advisory Committee.

HB 1137 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to whom certain violations of the law by a state or local governmental entity may be reported.

HB 1138 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 3 2015 1:59PM
Caption: Relating to the expansion of eligibility for medical assistance to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

HB 1140 Author: Israel | White, James | King, Susan | Coleman | Stickland
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the confinement of pregnant prisoners in county jails.

HB 1141 Author: Israel | White, James | King, Susan | Coleman | Wu
Last Action: 04/16/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reports regarding the use of restraints on pregnant prisoners in county jails.

HB 1198 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail.

HB 1324 Author: Israel | Workman | McClendon | Collier | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/14/2015 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties.

HB 1839 Author: Israel | Rodriguez, Eddie | Naishtat
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to authority for certain state employees to work flexible hours and to work from home or other authorized alternative work sites.

HB 2982 Author: Israel | Bernal | Lozano | Blanco
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Failed to pass
Caption: Relating to renewal of an appointment as a voluntary deputy registrar.

HB 2983 Author: Israel
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the content of a temporary license issued by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas.

HB 2985 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/15/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to requiring the election of directors of certain districts to be held on a uniform election date.

HB 2986 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/07/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to recording of minutes for a local canvassing authority.

HB 2987 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to issuance of a receipt for a voter registration application that may be used for the purpose of voting.

HB 3488 Author: Israel | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/01/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to appeal of emergency medical services personnel employment termination to the State Office of Administrative Hearings.

HB 3491 Author: Israel
Last Action: 04/09/2015 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to asset management agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 3495 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 18 2015 6:21PM
Caption: Relating to unprofessional conduct by mental health providers who attempt to change the sexual orientation of a child; providing penalties.

HR 303 Author: Israel
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:30AM
Caption: Commending Charlie Betts on his service as executive director of the Downtown Austin Alliance.

HR 492 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2015 6:36PM
Caption: Congratulating Paul F. Davis on his retirement from the Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

HR 660 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 2:27PM
Caption: Commemorating the 103rd anniversary of Girl Scouts of the USA.

HR 706 Author: Israel | Howard
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2015 10:22AM
Caption: In memory of Senior Deputy Jessica Hollis of the Travis County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1257 Author: Israel
Last Action: 03/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 27 2015 7:52PM
Caption: Congratulating the Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce on its 30th anniversary.

HR 1696 Author: Israel
Last Action: 04/17/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 17 2015 10:37AM
Caption: Recognizing April 14, 2015, as REALTOR Appreciation Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1697 Author: Israel
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 9:21AM
Caption: Commemorating the 15th anniversary of the Pflugerville Recreation Center.

HR 1825 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 11 2015 6:25PM
Caption: Congratulating the City of Pflugerville on the 50th anniversary of its incorporation.

HR 1922 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 6 2015 2:44PM
Caption: Honoring Cynthia Rivera Lueck of Austin on her career and accomplishments.

HR 2044 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 1:13PM
Caption: Congratulating Evan Gonzales on his selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Dobie Middle School.

HR 2045 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 2:23PM
Caption: Congratulating Jose Maganda on his selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Walnut Creek Elementary School.

HR 2046 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 2:26PM
Caption: Congratulating Susan Porter on her selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Summitt Elementary School.

HR 2047 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 2:24PM
Caption: Congratulating Samara Davis on her selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Guerrero Thompson Elementary School.

HR 2048 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 3:07PM
Caption: Congratulating Andreas Frangeskou on his selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Graham Elementary School.

HR 2049 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 1:40PM
Caption: Congratulating Emily Danford on her selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Dobie Pre-Kindergarten Center.

HR 2050 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 2:16PM
Caption: Congratulating Aimee Edwards on her selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Davis Elementary School.

HR 2051 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 2:17PM
Caption: Congratulating Daryl Baker on her selection as the 2015 Teacher of the Year at Barrington Elementary School.

HR 2059 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:54PM
Caption: Honoring Leslie Jackson on being named the 2014-2015 Hendrickson High School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2061 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Honoring Margaret Danforth on being named the 2014-2015 Brookhollow Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2064 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:38PM
Caption: Honoring Paul Crocker on being named the 2014-2015 John B. Connally High School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2068 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:43PM
Caption: Honoring Jessica Evans on being named the 2014-2015 Westview Middle School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2069 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 8:25PM
Caption: Honoring Jennifer Ziegler on being named the 2014-2015 Caldwell Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2070 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:55PM
Caption: Honoring Elisabeth Kusano on being named the 2014-2015 Kelly Lane Middle School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2072 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:56PM
Caption: Honoring Julianne Gaskin on being named the 2014-2015 Dessau Middle School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2073 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:43PM
Caption: Honoring Gayle Chin on being named the 2014-2015 Copperfield Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2074 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:47PM
Caption: Honoring Wyndie Wingate on being named the 2014-2015 Cele Middle School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2075 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:48PM
Caption: Honoring Sylvia Bartles on being named the 2014-2015 Dessau Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2077 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:54PM
Caption: Honoring Lorraine Huber on being named the 2014-2015 Rowe Lane Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2078 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:54PM
Caption: Honoring Chandra White on being named the 2014-2015 Delco Primary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2081 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 1:33PM
Caption: Honoring Cathy Duong on being named the 2014-2015 Highland Park Elementary Teacher of the Year.

HR 2082 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 12:06PM
Caption: Honoring Blanca Rowley on being named the 2014-2015 River Oaks Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2084 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 12:06PM
Caption: Honoring Didi Ramsey on being named the 2014-2015 Murchison Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2085 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:29PM
Caption: Honoring Elizabeth Bope on being named the 2014-2015 Parmer Lane Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2086 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:29PM
Caption: Honoring Rita King on being named the 2014-2015 Northwest Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

HR 2313 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:18PM
Caption: Congratulating Pflugerville ISD students on the documentary True Beef: From Pasture to Plate.

HR 2340 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2015 3:49PM
Caption: Congratulating Brandon Anthony Breecher of Pflugerville on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 2367 Author: Israel
Last Action: 05/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 24 2015 9:21PM
Caption: Recognizing Shaka Smart, the head coach of The University of Texas at Austin basketball team, as an honorary Texan.

HR 2874 Author: Israel
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 1:59PM
Caption: Congratulating Rebecca Buonavita Posa on her receipt of a Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation.

HR 2925 Author: Israel
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 2:01PM
Caption: Congratulating Erica Crowder of Windermere Primary School in Pflugerville on winning the 2015 H-E-B Excellence in Education Leadership Award in the elementary school category.

HR 3232 Author: Israel
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 8:40AM
Caption: Honoring Kyle Edward Kulczyk on earning his master's degree in business administration from Howard Payne University.

Joint Author (24):
HB 104 Author: White, James | Israel
Sponsor: Eltife
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the practice of barbering and cosmetology at certain events.

HB 130 Author: Anchia | Coleman | Israel | Naishtat | González, Mary
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to authorizing a marriage between two persons of the same sex in this state and repealing the statutory prohibition against the recognition of a civil union or similar relationship entered into in another state between two persons of the same sex.

HB 312 Author: Harless | Johnson, Eric | Israel
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Elections: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

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 383 Author: McClendon | Israel
Last Action: 04/16/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to unprotected road users; providing penalties; creating an offense.

HB 428 Author: Howard | Stickland | Phelan | Miller, Rick | Israel
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections.

HB 487 Author: Howard | Israel | Schofield | Fallon
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to certain restrictions on contributions and expenditures from political funds by a lobbyist; creating a criminal offense.

HB 537 Author: Anchia | Davis, Sarah | Israel | Coleman | González, Mary
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the information on the supplementary birth certificate of an adopted child.

HB 557 Author: Farias | Simpson | Israel
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the growth or cultivation of industrial hemp for certain research purposes.

HB 640 Author: Canales | Lucio III | Israel
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a study concerning the use of a digital image for identification and proof of licensure purposes.

HB 953 Author: Alvarado | Harless | Morrison | Israel
Last Action: 04/27/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to electronic voter registration.

HB 1308 Author: Schofield | Israel | Reynolds | Fallon | Rinaldi
Last Action: 05/15/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the method of returning a ballot to be voted by mail.

HB 1322 Author: Farias | Israel
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to industrial hemp; requiring an occupational license; authorizing fees.

HB 1432 Author: Howard | Israel | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 04/09/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to optional fees on registration of vehicles in certain counties to fund transportation projects; authorizing a fee.

HB 1540 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Israel
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to renewing the application to receive ballots to be voted by mail for certain elections held during a calendar year.

HB 1756 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Workman | Israel
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the board of trustees of and distribution of certain benefits by a retirement system for firefighters in certain municipalities.

HB 2083 Author: Darby | Otto | Cook | Bonnen, Dennis | Israel
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the determination of the appraised value of property for purposes of an ad valorem tax protest or appeal.

HB 2315 Author: Márquez | Israel | Phelan | Fallon
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the election date for members of the board of trustees of an independent school district.

HB 2722 Author: Goldman | Israel | Simmons
Last Action: 05/14/2015 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to prohibition of the operation and sale of certain motor vehicles resembling authorized emergency vehicles; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3267 Author: Herrero | Israel
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 18 2015 3:52PM
Caption: Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety.

HB 3677 Author: Workman | Israel
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the authority of a peace officer to apprehend a person for emergency detention and the authority of certain facilities and physicians to temporarily detain a person with mental illness.

HJR 50 Author: Howard | Stickland | Phelan | Israel | Miller, Rick
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election.

HR 253 Author: Harless | Gonzales, Larry | Farney | Israel | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:44AM
Caption: Recognizing February 11, 2015, as Community Impact Newspaper Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1591 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Israel
Last Action: 04/13/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 13 2015 1:27PM
Caption: In memory of former Texas state representative Phillip R. Cates of Dripping Springs.

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