Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. René Oliveira
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/23/2017

Number of Bills: 51

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (29):
HB 1711 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to the compensatory education allotment and the bilingual education allotment under the Foundation School Program.

HB 1712 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 04/02/2015 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an innovative workforce training center in the Rio Grande Valley.

HB 1714 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 18 2015 6:21PM
Caption: Relating to a report by the comptroller regarding the misclassification of employees.

HB 1715 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/13/2015 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to a report by the comptroller on wage theft.

HB 1716 Author: Oliveira | Deshotel
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the term for a lease of land owned by certain navigation districts.

HB 1717 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy taxes by certain municipalities for ecological and space exploration-related tourism.

HB 1726 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Mar 18 2015 6:21PM
Caption: Relating to a study by the consumer credit commissioner regarding payment by mortgage lenders of property tax loans.

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 1981 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements for certain unclaimed property.

HB 2063 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the recording and effective date of certain documents relating to nonjudicial foreclosure sales.

HB 2066 Author: Oliveira | Fallon
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the rescission of nonjudicial foreclosure sales.

HB 2067 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the rescission or waiver of an acceleration of the maturity date of certain debt secured by a lien on real property.

HB 2069 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the administration of foreclosure sales of real property.

HB 2076 Author: Oliveira | Harless
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to notice requirements and other procedures relating to the possession or sale of a motor vehicle, motorboat, vessel, or outboard motor by a possessory lienholder.

HB 2142 Author: Oliveira | Villalba
Last Action: 05/01/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to corporations and fundamental business transactions.

HB 2144 Author: Oliveira | Villalba
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to partnerships and limited liability companies.

HB 2538 Author: Oliveira | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/28/2015 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the designation of certain customer bill payment assistance program costs as an expense of operation that is a first lien against revenue securing certain public securities or obligations in certain municipalities.

HB 2587 Author: Oliveira | Guillen
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Failed to pass to engrossment
Caption: Relating to a study regarding employers who do not participate in and injured employees who are not covered under the workers' compensation system.

HB 3082 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to increasing the amount of burial benefits required to be paid by an insurance carrier under the workers' compensation system.

HB 3104 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to intra-industry relationships between alcoholic beverage manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers.

HB 3284 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 17 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Relating to venue for the appeal of a judgment of a district court determining an ad valorem tax appeal.

HB 3305 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/30/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for wages paid to certain employees.

HB 3479 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain distributions of income from a nonprofit corporation to members of the corporation who are certain nonprofit corporations.

HB 3545 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an infrastructure improvement council by the Rio Grande Regional Water Authority; providing authority to impose a voluntary assessment.

HB 4059 Author: Oliveira
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to limitations on annexation by and extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities.

HR 646 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/06/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 6 2015 6:46PM
Caption: Recognizing March 3, 2015, as Port Isabel Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1246 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 03/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 27 2015 7:36PM
Caption: In memory of Elvis Hernandez of Brownsville.

HR 2391 Author: Oliveira | Lucio III
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 2:19PM
Caption: Congratulating the Rivera High School boys' soccer team on winning the UIL 6A state championship.

HR 2618 Author: Oliveira
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 3:10PM
Caption: In memory of former Port Isabel mayor Quirino Z. Martinez.

Joint Author (22):
HB 11 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Phillips | Oliveira | Lucio III | Parker
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Public Safety, military and law enforcement training, and the investigation, prosecution, punishment, and prevention of certain offenses; creating an offense and increasing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 31 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Martinez Fischer | Parker | Krause | Oliveira
Last Action: 05/06/2015 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to decreasing the state sales and use tax rate.

HB 32 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Murphy | Parker | Oliveira | Simmons
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the computation and rates of the franchise tax; decreasing tax rates.

HB 37 Author: Cook | Geren | Harless | Oliveira | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the reporting of certain contributions and political expenditures by certain persons; adding provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 40 Author: Darby | Keffer | King, Phil | Thompson, Senfronia | Oliveira
Sponsor: Fraser
Last Action: 05/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the exclusive jurisdiction of this state to regulate oil and gas operations in this state and the express preemption of local regulation of those operations.

HB 512 Author: Moody | Fletcher | Oliveira | Bohac | Hughes
Last Action: 05/05/2015 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to waiver of immunity in certain employment discrimination actions in connection with a workers' compensation claim.

HB 753 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Oliveira | Martinez, "Mando" | Lucio III | Guillen
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

HB 939 Author: Dale | Schaefer | Oliveira | Canales
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to unenforceable restrictive covenants regarding standby electric generators affecting residential homes.

HB 1199 Author: Simpson | Oliveira | Keffer | Price
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to deceptive representations or other conduct concerning certain synthetic substances as a violation of the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act.

HB 1607 Author: Collier | Oliveira | Sheets | Guillen
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the amount of temporary income benefits to which an injured employee is entitled under the workers’ compensation system.

HB 1668 Author: Workman | Oliveira | Simmons
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the status of a subcontractor as an employee for the purposes of workers' compensation insurance coverage.

HB 1686 Author: Farney | Simmons | Oliveira
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to excluding a franchisor as an employer of a franchisee or a franchisee's employees.

HB 1736 Author: Villalba | Oliveira
Sponsor: Fraser
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to building energy efficiency performance standards.

HB 1984 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Craddick | Oliveira | Turner, Sylvester | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the aerospace and aviation office of the Texas Economic Development and Tourism Office and to the aerospace and aviation advisory committee.

HB 2263 Author: Hughes | Geren | Oliveira | Davis, Yvonne
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain location information from wireless communications devices and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information.

HB 2327 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Harless | Murphy | Oliveira | King, Phil
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a studies on the rates of electric utilities.

HB 4173 Author: Howard | Zerwas | Oliveira | Martinez, "Mando" | Naishtat
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the date for publication of the factors considered for admission to a new graduate and professional program.

HB 4182 Author: Lucio III | Oliveira | Longoria
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cameron County Healthcare District; granting the authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

HR 222 Author: Lucio III | Oliveira
Last Action: 01/29/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jan 29 2015 2:08PM
Caption: Recognizing January 28, 2015, as Brownsville Day at the State Capitol.

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 443 Author: Muñoz, Jr. | Oliveira | Lucio III | Martinez, "Mando" | Guillen
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:28AM
Caption: Recognizing February 10, 2015, as Rio Grande Valley Day at the State Capitol.

HR 853 Author: Herrero | Oliveira
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 23 2015 9:15AM
Caption: In memory of Jose Santos Jr. of Brownsville.

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