Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Sen. Eddie Lucio, Jr.
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/21/2017

Number of Bills: 33

SB 5 Author: Nichols | Nelson
Coauthor: Birdwell | Hancock | Huffines | Lucio | Taylor, Van | et al.
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Referred to Transportation: Apr 15 2015 12:03PM
Caption: Relating to the allocation to the state highway fund and the available school fund of certain motor vehicle sales, use, and rental tax revenue and to the uses of the revenue allocated to the state highway fund.

SB 18 Author: Nelson | Hinojosa | Seliger
Coauthor: Huffman | Eltife | Bettencourt | Hancock | Nichols | et al.
Sponsor: Zerwas
Last Action: 06/03/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to measures to support or enhance graduate medical education in this state, including the transfer of certain assets from the Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association to the permanent fund supporting graduate medical education and the authority of the association to issue new policies.

SB 19 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Birdwell | Huffines | Lucio
Sponsor: Cook | Harless | Oliveira | Thompson, Senfronia | Alonzo
Last Action: 05/29/2015 S House appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the ethics of public officers and employees, the disclosure of certain political contributions, and related requirements and procedures; creating criminal offenses.

SB 149 Author: Seliger
Coauthor: Garcia | Huffines | Rodríguez | West | Lucio
Sponsor: Huberty
Last Action: 05/11/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to alternative methods for satisfying certain public high school graduation requirements, including the use of individual graduation committees.

SB 169 Author: Uresti
Coauthor: Lucio | Menéndez | Garcia | Hinojosa
Sponsor: King, Susan
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to ensuring that certain military members and their spouses and dependents maintain their positions on interest lists or other waiting lists for certain health and human services assistance programs.

SB 239 Author: Schwertner
Coauthor: West | Zaffirini | Hinojosa | Lucio | Garcia | et al.
Sponsor: Zerwas | Coleman
Last Action: 06/03/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals.

SB 268 Author: Watson
Coauthor: Lucio
Sponsor: Anchia
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Failed to pass to 3rd reading
Caption: Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.

SB 318 Author: Hinojosa
Coauthor: Rodríguez | Lucio | Garcia | Nelson | Menéndez
Sponsor: King, Susan
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the amount the Texas Military Preparedness Commission may grant to local governmental entities for certain purposes.

SB 332 Author: Schwertner
Coauthor: Hinojosa | Lucio
Sponsor: Hunter
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the use of maximum allowable cost lists related to pharmacy benefits.

SB 488 Author: Seliger
Coauthor: Perry | Lucio | Schwertner
Last Action: 03/02/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: Mar 2 2015 2:07PM
Caption: Relating to the criteria for awarding the Texas Purple Heart Medal to members of the armed forces wounded or killed at Fort Hood on November 5, 2009.

SB 621 Author: Estes
Coauthor: Burton | Ellis | Hall | Hinojosa | Lucio | et al.
Last Action: 02/23/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to criminal offenses involving, and governmental liability for retaliatory prosecutions associated with, the filming, recording, photographing, documenting, or observing of a peace officer.

SB 632 Author: Fraser
Coauthor: Lucio
Sponsor: Button | Ashby | Johnson, Eric | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Faircloth
Last Action: 06/03/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the creation of the governor's university research initiative and to the abolishment of the Texas emerging technology fund.

SB 660 Author: Rodríguez
Coauthor: Lucio | Bettencourt
Sponsor: Blanco
Last Action: 05/22/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to regional coordinators within the veteran entrepreneur program.

SB 664 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Hinojosa | Campbell | Lucio
Sponsor: Sheets
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to employment termination for falsification of military record in obtaining employment or employment benefits.

SB 713 Author: Hall
Coauthor: Birdwell | Campbell | Lucio | Rodríguez | Garcia
Sponsor: Guillen
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to general officers within the state military department.

SB 714 Author: Hall
Coauthor: Kolkhorst | Perry | Creighton | Nelson | Burton | et al.
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the use of automated traffic control systems and photographic traffic signal enforcement systems.

SB 805 Author: Campbell
Coauthor: Lucio | Rodríguez | Menéndez | Hinojosa
Sponsor: Raney | Guillen
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference.

SB 806 Author: Campbell
Coauthor: Lucio | Menéndez
Sponsor: King, Susan
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the College Credit for Heroes program.

SB 807 Author: Campbell
Coauthor: Lucio | Menéndez | Hinojosa
Sponsor: Sheets
Last Action: 06/04/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to occupational license application and examination fees for certain military service members, military veterans, and military spouses.

SB 832 Author: Campbell
Coauthor: Lucio | Hinojosa | Garcia
Sponsor: King, Susan
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the coordinating workgroups of the Texas Coordinating Council for Veterans Services.

SB 835 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Campbell | Lucio
Sponsor: Sheets
Last Action: 05/12/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to increasing the punishment for the offense of fraudulent or fictitious military record.

SB 850 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Lucio | Bettencourt
Sponsor: Flynn
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a public duty justification for conduct of a service member of the Texas military forces.

SB 1169 Author: Campbell
Coauthor: Bettencourt | Garcia | Lucio
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Referred to Public Education: May 14 2015 12:12AM
Caption: Relating to suicide prevention training for educators in public schools.

SB 1242 Author: Rodríguez
Coauthor: Garcia | Hinojosa | Zaffirini | Eltife | Lucio | et al.
Sponsor: Raymond
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the sale, storage, transportation, and disposal of scrap or used tires; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.

SB 1253 Author: Hall
Coauthor: Campbell | Lucio | Bettencourt
Sponsor: Schaefer
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a ribbon for certain members of the military forces who served in support of operations to secure the Texas border.

SB 1708 Author: Huffman
Coauthor: Lucio
Sponsor: Kuempel
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of a governor's program for victims of child sex trafficking.

SB 1749 Author: Hinojosa
Coauthor: Lucio
Sponsor: Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 05/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to citrus pest and disease management.

SB 1894 Author: Garcia | Hinojosa
Coauthor: Lucio | Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Referred to Natural Resources: May 23 2015 3:23PM
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of navigation districts, port authorities, and boards of trustees of municipal port facilities.

SB 1998 Author: Menéndez
Coauthor: Lucio
Last Action: 05/18/2015 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to consideration of location of an offeror's principal place of business in awarding certain municipal contracts.

SCR 24 Author: Taylor, Larry
Coauthor: Lucio | Birdwell | Nelson | Hinojosa | Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Flynn
Last Action: 05/21/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Authorizing the State Preservation Board to approve and permit the construction of a monument at the state Capitol Complex, at a site outside the historic Capitol grounds, honoring Texans who served during the Global War on Terror as part of the United States armed forces and their families.

SJR 5 Author: Nichols | Nelson
Coauthor: Birdwell | Hancock | Huffines | Lucio | Taylor, Van | et al.
Sponsor: Pickett | Otto | Harless | Parker | Davis, Yvonne
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating a portion of the revenue derived from the state sales and use tax and the tax imposed on the sale, use, or rental of a motor vehicle to the state highway fund.

SR 397 Author: Schwertner
Coauthor: Fraser | Hancock | Huffines | Lucio | Nichols | et al.
Last Action: 03/19/2015 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Aggie Interns for their public service.

SR 563 Author: Birdwell
Coauthor: Zaffirini | Eltife | Fraser | Kolkhorst | Lucio | et al.
Last Action: 04/22/2015 S Again read
Caption: Designating April 22, 2015, Texas State Technical College Day.

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