Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. José Menéndez
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/12/2017

Number of Bills: 31

Sponsor (31):
HB 188 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Price | Rose | Frullo | Alonzo
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the composition, duties, and continuation of the human trafficking prevention task force.

HB 408 Author: Turner, Chris | Keffer | Flynn | Martinez Fischer
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the retirement benefits for certain elected state officials.

HB 473 Author: Giddings | Guillen
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the sale or transfer of certain law enforcement vehicles before removal of certain equipment and insignia.

HB 583 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to donations to certain local veteran's charities ordered as a condition of community supervision.

HB 875 Author: Farias | Guillen
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the verification of the veteran status of inmates and prisoners.

HB 1311 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of personal information concerning certain employees currently or formerly involved in the Texas juvenile justice system.

HB 1334 Author: Clardy | Moody
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the appeal of a residential eviction suit.

HB 1338 Author: Naishtat
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to training for peace officers and first responders on certain persons affected by trauma.

HB 1486 Author: Galindo | Fallon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/22/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on a vendor contact with a member of the board of trustees of certain independent school districts during the procurement process.

HB 1491 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the publication of confidential criminal and juvenile justice records of certain juveniles; providing civil penalties.

HB 1549 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to nonsubstantive corrections in statutes to references to the Texas Youth Commission and Texas Juvenile Probation Commission.

HB 1598 Author: Miller, Doug
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the Texas military forces oath of affirmation.

HB 1740 Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/21/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the administration of rabies vaccine under a local rabies control program.

HB 1783 Author: Moody | Dale | Minjarez
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the right of a school employee to report a crime, persons subject to the prohibition on coercing another into suppressing or failing to report information to a law enforcement agency, and the reporting of criminal history record information of educators and other public school employees who engage in certain misconduct; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1930 Author: White, James | Flynn
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to strategic planning for the operation of community supervision and corrections departments.

HB 2430 Author: Kuempel | Fallon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to food and beverage consumption in certain public swimming pools.

HB 2697 Author: Galindo | Sheets
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to services provided by continuing care facilities.

HB 2849 Author: Sheffield
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the qualifications for a coronal polishing certificate.

HB 2965 Author: Gonzales, Larry | Guillen
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to administrative support positions with the Texas Military Department.

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 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 3184 Author: McClendon | Keough
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees.

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 3212 Author: King, Phil
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to peace officer identification cards.

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 3576 Author: Alvarado
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the use, transfer, and sale of housing developments that have received certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 3668 Author: Workman
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the definition of peace officer for purposes of intercepting or collecting information in relation to certain communications in an investigation conducted by an arson investigating unit.

HB 3729 Author: Farias | Guillen
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to inclusion of family members of veterans court program participants in the treatment and services provided to the participants under the program.

HCR 79 Author: Larson
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 03/27/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Recognizing musician Phil Collins as an honorary Texan and commending him for his donation of Alamo artifacts to the State of Texas.

HCR 116 Author: Wu | Vo | Button
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/22/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Paying tribute to the memory of Thomas J. Lee, the first Asian American to serve in the Texas Legislature.

HCR 147 Author: Keough
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3184.

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