Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Marisa Márquez
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/19/2017

Number of Bills: 67

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (46):
HB 217 Author: Márquez | Guillen | Longoria | González, Mary | Raymond
Last Action: 05/25/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the services provided by a colonia self-help center.

HB 218 Author: Márquez | Moody | González, Mary
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certification requirements for teachers in bilingual education.

HB 1083 Author: Márquez | Guillen | Rose | Collier
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to a mental health assessment of certain inmates of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1084 Author: Márquez | Guillen | White, James
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the reporting of certain information regarding inmates and the use of administrative segregation by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

HB 1085 Author: Márquez | Galindo | Dale | Phelan
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the filing of financial disclosure statements by trustees of an independent school district; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 1088 Author: Márquez | Larson | Lucio III | Galindo
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Texas Technical Center for Innovative Desalination at The University of Texas at El Paso in partnership with The University of Texas at San Antonio.

HB 1742 Author: Márquez | Moody | Pickett
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain convention center hotel projects.

HB 1789 Author: Márquez | Nevárez
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to longevity pay for peace officers and firefighters in certain municipalities.

HB 1790 Author: Márquez | Nevárez
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to job performance on behalf of a fire fighter or police officer who is recovering from an off-duty injury.

HB 1797 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to coverage for certain individuals under certain health benefit plans offered to governmental employees.

HB 2026 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 03/11/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 11 2015 6:14PM
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the number of students in weighted average daily attendance for purposes of the public school finance system.

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 2316 Author: Márquez | White, James | Nevárez
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/25/2015 S Considered in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the authority of the asset management division of the General Land Office to sell real property to a federally recognized Indian tribe.

HB 2859 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 04/27/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of membership service credit by a member of the Employees Retirement System of Texas for employment with a tribal government.

HB 2878 Author: Márquez
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to certain qualified residential rental assistance projects financed by private activity bonds.

HB 3711 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the administration of oaths and issuance of subpoenas in certain county or sheriff department employee grievance proceedings; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3715 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to standing for certain individuals to file a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 3785 Author: Márquez | Coleman | Moody | Turner, Chris
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authorizing the possession, use, cultivation, distribution, transportation, and delivery of cannabis for medical purposes; authorizing fees.

HR 1705 Author: Márquez | Pickett | Moody | González, Mary | Blanco
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 8:57AM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Texas Western College basketball team's victory in the 1966 NCAA national championship game.

HR 1879 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 1:38PM
Caption: In memory of Officer Adrian Arellano of El Paso.

HR 1880 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 11:58AM
Caption: Congratulating Josiah Heyman on his appointment as director of The University of Texas at El Paso Center for Inter-American and Border Studies.

HR 1881 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 1:06PM
Caption: Congratulating Commander Gomecindo Lopez on his retirement from the El Paso County Sheriff's Office.

HR 1882 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 1:06PM
Caption: Congratulating El Paso Police Chief Gregory Allen on his receipt of the 2013 Excellence in Leadership Award from the National Tactical Officers Association.

HR 1883 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 1:06PM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Richard Lange on his appointment as the inaugural president of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso.

HR 1884 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 1:53PM
Caption: In memory of the Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh.

HR 1885 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:07AM
Caption: Commending the El Paso Electric Company on its support of the El Paso Independent School District Education Foundation.

HR 1886 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:05AM
Caption: Honoring the El Paso Community Foundation.

HR 1887 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:04AM
Caption: Congratulating Eric Darnell of El Paso on his election as a fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation.

HR 1888 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:02AM
Caption: In memory of Carlos Garcia Jr. of El Paso.

HR 1889 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:01AM
Caption: Commemorating the inaugural academic year of the El Paso Leadership Academy.

HR 1890 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:11AM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Patrick Mitchell of El Paso on his nomination for the 2014 Dentist of the Year Award presented by the Texas Academy of General Dentistry.

HR 1983 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 22 2015 5:03PM
Caption: Honoring Dr. Richard Black for his years of service to the Texas Dental Association.

HR 2123 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:12AM
Caption: In memory of Lee Middleton Hooper Walker of El Paso.

HR 2166 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 10:19AM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Richard Pineda on his receipt of the 2014 Córdova-Puchot Scholar of the Year Award.

HR 2167 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 10:39AM
Caption: Congratulating El Paso Water Utilities on receiving a 2014 Sustainable Water Utility Management Award.

HR 2168 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 10:19AM
Caption: Congratulating former mayor Larry Francis on his induction into the El Paso Historical Society Hall of Honor.

HR 2169 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/25/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2015 3:02PM
Caption: Congratulating Nancy Hamilton on her induction into the Hall of Honor by the El Paso County Historical Society on November 3, 2013.

HR 2170 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/25/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2015 3:05PM
Caption: Congratulating J. Eric Evans on his appointment to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas El Paso Branch.

HR 2246 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 2:25PM
Caption: Congratulating Raymond Palacios Jr. on his induction in the El Paso Business Hall of Fame.

HR 2247 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 8:58AM
Caption: Congratulating Tropicana Homes of El Paso on being named the 2013 J. B. Sandlin Builder of the Year by the Texas Association of Builders.

HR 2397 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 2:19PM
Caption: Honoring Paul Foster, chair of The University of Texas System Board of Regents, for his public service and philanthropy.

HR 2398 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 3:09PM
Caption: Commending Patrick R. Gordon of El Paso for his service on the Rio Grande Compact Commission.

HR 2716 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/25/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 25 2015 11:22AM
Caption: Congratulating Father Harold Rahm on his selection as the Segundo Barrio Person of the Year for 2015.

HR 2946 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 4:50PM
Caption: In memory of longtime El Paso resident Barry Coleman.

HR 3399 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 10:33AM
Caption: Commending Capitol Nurse Tim Flynn for his service to the legislators and state employees of the Capitol Complex.

HR 3400 Author: Márquez
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 11:21AM
Caption: Honoring the staff of the Texas Legislative Council.

Joint Author (21):
HB 23 Author: Davis, Sarah | Márquez
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to disclosure of certain relationships with local government officers and vendors; creating criminal offenses.

HB 197 Author: Price | Burkett | Márquez
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to requiring certain public institutions of higher education to post information regarding mental health resources on the institution's Internet website.

HB 256 Author: Howard | Burkett | Márquez | Galindo | Deshotel
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 05/12/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to compensatory education allotment funding.

HB 283 Author: Fallon | Márquez | Capriglione | Rodriguez, Eddie | Rinaldi
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the requirement that certain governmental bodies make audio and video recordings of open meetings available on the Internet.

HB 440 Author: Gonzales, Larry | Márquez | Simmons | Villalba
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to adapting the public school physical education curriculum to accommodate the needs of students with mental disabilities.

HB 584 Author: Pickett | Márquez | Springer
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to designating the fourth Saturday in July as National Day of the Cowboy.

HB 798 Author: González, Mary | Márquez
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to a task force to study methods to prevent the theft of desert plants.

HB 918 Author: Blanco | Pickett | Márquez | Moody | González, Mary
Last Action: 02/25/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 25 2015 11:46AM
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso.

HB 988 Author: González, Mary | Pickett | Márquez | Moody | Blanco
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 05/26/2015 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to a study of the feasibility of establishing a visitors center at Hueco Tanks State Park in El Paso County.

HB 1446 Author: Dale | Márquez | Herrero | Moody | Fallon
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to reimbursement of certain medical costs for victims of certain sex offenses, compensation to victims of stalking for relocation and housing rental expenses, and the creation of a governor's program for victims of child sex trafficking.

HB 1447 Author: Dale | Márquez | Herrero | Moody | Frullo
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to protective orders for certain victims of sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking.

HB 1759 Author: Aycock | Otto | Márquez
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the public school finance system.

HB 2694 Author: Button | Márquez | Bohac | Parker | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for certain items sold by small businesses in this state during a limited period.

HB 2783 Author: Howard | Márquez | Muñoz, Jr. | Otto | Darby
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the task force on asylum-seeking children.

HJR 40 Author: Alvarado | Márquez
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 3 2015 2:02PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to establish a state gaming commission and to authorize and provide for the regulation of gaming conducted at certain locations in this state, authorizing federally recognized Indian tribes to conduct gaming on certain Indian lands, and requiring the governor to call the legislature into special session to consider gaming legislation.

HJR 129 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | White, James | González, Mary | Blanco | Márquez
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Tribe and the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas to conduct all forms of gaming on certain tribal land and requiring the tribes to annually pay five percent of net proceeds from gaming to the comptroller of public accounts for deposit in the general revenue fund.

HR 105 Author: Pickett | Márquez | Moody | González, Mary
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:54AM
Caption: Recognizing February 10 and 11, 2015, as El Paso Days at the State Capitol.

HR 274 Author: Pickett | Márquez | Moody | González, Mary
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:48AM
Caption: Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Paso del Norte Health Foundation.

HR 398 Author: Blanco | Pickett | Márquez | Moody | González, Mary
Last Action: 02/18/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 18 2015 3:41PM
Caption: Commemorating the groundbreaking for the Cardwell Collaborative in El Paso.

HR 664 Author: Moody | Pickett | Márquez | González, Mary | Blanco
Last Action: 02/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2015 2:43PM
Caption: In memory of Lawrence Tyler Francis.

HR 1903 Author: Moody | Pickett | Márquez | González, Mary | Blanco
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 22 2015 9:26AM
Caption: Welcoming GiGi's Playhouse to Texas and honoring Nancy Gianni, Maggie Moody, and the Junior League of El Paso, Inc.

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