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

Number of Bills: 34

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (18):
HB 2860 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 18 2015 6:21PM
Caption: Relating to the prohibition of housing discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression and to the enforcement of that prohibition; creating an offense.

HB 2862 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Elections: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to the participation in the countywide polling place program.

HB 2863 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to public school accountability for bilingual education and English as a second language and other special language programs.

HB 3193 Author: Bernal
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to consideration of location of an offeror's principal place of business in awarding certain municipal contracts.

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 3195 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a health care pilot program for low-income individuals.

HB 3417 Author: Bernal | Miller, Rick
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to providing for endorsements for public high school students enrolled in special education programs.

HB 3431 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 17 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Relating to the imposition and use of the admission fee to sexually oriented businesses; increasing the amount of a fee.

HB 3881 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on certain residence homesteads.

HB 3960 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of a property owner to enter into a property tax loan if the property is already subject to a lien securing such a loan.

HB 3961 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the suspension of an election judge or clerk.

HB 3962 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the time of delivery to the early voting ballot board for ballots voted by mail in certain counties.

HB 4057 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to contracts and other documents issued by credit access businesses; adding a provision subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 4092 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the compensation of public school district employees for additional workdays.

HB 4101 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the allocation of low income housing tax credits set aside for at-risk developments.

HR 2215 Author: Bernal | Murr
Last Action: 04/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 24 2015 3:28PM
Caption: Commemorating the 110th anniversary of the founding of the H-E-B chain of grocery stores.

HR 3002 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 8:38AM
Caption: Congratulating Kathy Bieser of International School of the Americas on her selection as a finalist in the Principal Secondary category of the 2015 H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards.

HR 3128 Author: Bernal
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 6:13PM
Caption: Commemorating the 85th anniversary of Mount Sacred Heart Catholic School in San Antonio.

Joint Author (16):
HB 94 Author: González, Mary | Leach | Romero, Jr. | Bernal
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to a database of employers penalized for failure to pay wages or convicted of certain offenses involving wage theft.

HB 647 Author: Isaac | Bernal
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the sale of nicotine products to minors; creating an offense.

HB 830 Author: Larson | Bernal
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the issuance of Alamo specialty license plates.

HB 1255 Author: McClendon | Gutierrez | Galindo | Farias | Bernal
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Facilities Commission to manage a construction project at the site of the G. J. Sutton State Office Complex in Bexar County.

HB 1474 Author: VanDeaver | Guillen | Bernal
Sponsor: Eltife
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the placement of money in the state instructional materials fund and payment of the instructional materials allotment.

HB 1645 Author: Gutierrez | Martinez Fischer | Rodriguez, Justin | Farias | Bernal
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the participation of certain large counties in the countywide polling place program.

HB 2239 Author: Turner, Chris | Bernal
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain unsolicited mail by credit access businesses; providing a civil penalty.

HB 2968 Author: Guillen | Bernal | Larson
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the preservation of the Alamo complex and surrounding area and to the Alamo Preservation Advisory Board.

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 3047 Author: Craddick | Giddings | Wu | Bernal
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to credit services organizations and extensions of consumer credit facilitated by credit services organizations; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 3089 Author: Galindo | Bernal | McClendon | Martinez Fischer | Minjarez
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in certain residential high-rise buildings in certain counties; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3148 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Bernal
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of construction contractors; providing an administrative penalty; requiring an occupational registration; authorizing a fee.

HB 3174 Author: Button | Miller, Doug | Bernal | Larson | Martinez Fischer
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the application of the sales and use tax to certain computer program transactions.

HB 3269 Author: Herrero | Bernal
Last Action: 04/13/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the participation in the countywide polling place program.

HB 3535 Author: Collier | Alvarado | Bernal
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for certain developments.

HB 3671 Author: Walle | González, Mary | Bernal
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 19 2015 6:01PM
Caption: Relating to the public school finance system.

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