Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Ana Hernandez
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/24/2017

Number of Bills: 40

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (33):
HB 491 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 02/16/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 16 2015 2:50PM
Caption: Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.

HB 492 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the period during which an employee may file a claim for unpaid wages with the Texas Workforce Commission.

HB 494 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 02/16/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 16 2015 2:50PM
Caption: Relating to the institutions of higher education eligible to participate in the Texas Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (T-STEM) Challenge Scholarship program.

HB 498 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the violation of certain court orders or conditions of bond in a family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking case.

HB 530 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the use of proceeds from criminal asset forfeiture to provide college scholarships to children of peace officers killed in the line of duty and to an annual report regarding the total value of forfeited property in this state.

HB 587 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 04/27/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a voter education program for high school seniors.

HB 588 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 02/18/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 18 2015 12:06PM
Caption: Relating to restricting certain state and school district assessments of public school students in prekindergarten and kindergarten.

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 726 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to outreach materials to foster awareness of recent public school curriculum changes.

HB 834 Author: Hernandez | Phillips | Lucio III | King, Susan | Martinez Fischer
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the criteria for issuing a silver alert for a missing senior citizen.

HB 867 Author: Hernandez | King, Susan | Farias | Blanco | Martinez Fischer
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/04/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas Women Veterans Program.

HB 887 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 04/14/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to protections under civil and criminal law for certain young victims of trafficking; increasing the penalty for trafficking of persons.

HB 896 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to creating a criminal offense regarding the breach of computer security.

HB 941 Author: Hernandez | Faircloth
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.

HB 951 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/02/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 2 2015 3:50PM
Caption: Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on the qualification for and performance at institutions of higher education of certain students who completed certain mathematics courses during high school.

HB 968 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to civil liability of shareholders and members of certain legal entities that engage in the trafficking of persons.

HB 973 Author: Hernandez | Coleman
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the compensation and per diem compensation of emergency services commissioners in certain counties.

HB 980 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/02/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 2 2015 3:50PM
Caption: Relating to a personal financial literacy component in a statistics course offered for public high school graduation.

HB 1119 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to a study assessing the statewide need for the replacement of mile markers on certain highways.

HB 1149 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a cost-of-living increase applicable to benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 1439 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of an educational publication for judicial guidance on cases involving a child who may be eligible for special immigrant juvenile status.

HB 1441 Author: Hernandez | Moody | Turner, Chris
Last Action: 04/23/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the collection and disclosure of certain grand jury information.

HB 1560 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to investment options for property recovered in a suit by a next friend or guardian ad litem on behalf of a minor or incapacitated person.

HB 1636 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/09/2015 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Mar 9 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to filing requirements applicable to administrative writs of withholding for child support.

HB 2100 Author: Hernandez
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation of the East Houston Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HB 2517 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Promise Scholarship Program for certain students at two-year public institutions of higher education.

HB 2633 Author: Hernandez | Rodriguez, Justin | Clardy | Murr
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the release of a motor vehicle accident report.

HB 2964 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to staff and support personnel appointed by certain judges.

HB 3218 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to litigation financing transactions.

HB 3227 Author: Hernandez | Rodriguez, Justin
Last Action: 05/07/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the composition of the board of trustees of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 3809 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Energy Resources: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of petroleum coke storage and transport.

HR 852 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2015 8:41AM
Caption: Recognizing March 2015 as Women Veterans Month in Texas and commending the work of the Texas Veterans Commission Women Veterans Initiative.

HR 2783 Author: Hernandez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 5:26PM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Tatcho Mindiola on his retirement as director of the Center for Mexican American Studies at the University of Houston.

Joint Author (7):
HB 786 Author: Walle | King, Susan | Hernandez | Martinez Fischer
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the right of a public employee to express breast milk in the workplace.

HB 1574 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Hernandez
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to limitations imposed on baccalaureate degree programs offered by public junior colleges.

HB 1670 Author: Sheets | Hernandez | Spitzer | Zerwas
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the possession and removal of a placenta from a hospital or birthing center.

HB 2572 Author: Turner, Sylvester | Hernandez | Walle
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the firefighters' relief and retirement fund in certain municipalities.

HB 2573 Author: Johnson, Eric | Hernandez | Schofield
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to a deceptive trade practice related to the use of certain words to imply that a person who is not an attorney is authorized to practice law and the prosecution of a cause of action arising from that practice.

HB 2974 Author: Flynn | Alonzo | Paul | Hernandez | Stephenson
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the systems and programs administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HCR 40 Author: Anchia | Hernandez
Last Action: 03/05/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 5 2015 2:59PM
Caption: Expressing support for the Texas Dream Act and urging other U.S. states to enact similar legislation.

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