Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Oscar Longoria
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/12/2017

Number of Bills: 58

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (34):
HB 411 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to requiring photo identification for certain purchases paid with a credit card or debit card.

HB 468 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Business & Industry: Feb 16 2017 4:31PM
Caption: Relating to a restriction on certain accommodations in accessible hotel and motel guest rooms; providing a civil penalty.

HB 517 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Feb 21 2017 5:26PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of crafted precious metal dealers.

HB 535 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 16 2017 4:31PM
Caption: Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for damages to real property suffered as a result of a person evading arrest or detention.

HB 721 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/20/2017 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Feb 20 2017 3:08PM
Caption: Relating to photo identification requirements for certain stored value card transactions.

HB 722 Author: Longoria | Rose
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain procedures for defendants who successfully complete a period of state jail felony community supervision.

HB 859 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 23 2017 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to the authority of a school district to implement a school bus monitoring system that records images, including images of vehicles that pass a stopped school bus; creating an offense; providing for the imposition of penalties.

HB 933 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 05/12/2017 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the use of certain baseball bats at University Interscholastic League events.

HB 1304 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 04/20/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the classification of workers for purposes of the Texas Unemployment Compensation Act; providing a penalty.

HB 2510 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to employer retaliation against employees who seek recovery of unpaid wages by filing a wage claim with the Texas Workforce Commission.

HB 2511 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Referred to Economic & Small Business Development: Mar 23 2017 4:10PM
Caption: Relating to the disqualification of certain temporary employees for unemployment compensation benefits.

HB 2656 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the regulation of residential mortgage loan companies, including the registration of mortgage lot lender companies; authorizing a fee.

HB 2839 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to photo identification for certain debit or credit card transactions.

HB 2977 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Referred to Investments & Financial Services: Mar 22 2017 4:14PM
Caption: Relating to methods of computing interest charges on certain consumer loans.

HB 3110 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/29/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 29 2017 5:44PM
Caption: Relating to certain agreements by architects and engineers in or in connection with certain construction contracts.

HB 3346 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Apr 4 2017 12:13PM
Caption: Relating to the music, film, television, and multimedia production industry.

HB 3448 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to single premium term life insurance offered in connection with certain consumer loans.

HB 3588 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 04/17/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to annuities of certain annuitants of the Judicial Retirement System Plan Two.

HB 3728 Author: Longoria | Cortez
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to funding for apprenticeship training programs through a lottery game.

HB 3765 Author: Longoria
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.

HB 4115 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a home and community support services improvement pilot program under the Medicaid managed care program.

HB 4295 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 31 2017 5:33PM
Caption: Relating to the county courts at law in Hidalgo County.

HB 4296 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 31 2017 5:33PM
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the statutory county courts of Hidalgo County.

HR 55 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 01/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Jan 17 2017 4:12PM
Caption: Recognizing the La Joya Independent School District Board of Trustees on the occasion of School Board Recognition Month.

HR 237 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 7:13PM
Caption: Congratulating Robert Capello Sr., head coach of the Edcouch-Elsa High School boys' basketball team, on his 1,000th career victory.

HR 238 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 7:11PM
Caption: Congratulating Renee Rodriguez-Betancourt on becoming the judge of the 449th State District Court in Edinburg.

HR 239 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 6:28PM
Caption: Congratulating Joaquin Roman Rocha of the McAllen Independent School District on his performance in the Watermill Express/H-E-B Essay Writing Contest.

HR 240 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 7:40PM
Caption: Congratulating Homero Hernandez of Boy Scouts of America Troop No. 84 in Mission on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 307 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 15 2017 4:16PM
Caption: Commemorating the 35th anniversary of Grupo Folklórico Tabasco and Mariachi Los Coyotes at La Joya High School.

HR 536 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 1:54PM
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2017, as La Joya Independent School District Day at the State Capitol.

HR 563 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 6:48PM
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2017, as La Joya ISD Day at the State Capitol.

HR 691 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 20 2017 12:28PM
Caption: Congratulating Alejandra Robledo for winning the second annual Celebration of Spanglish Day Creative Writing Contest.

HR 734 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 03/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2017 5:22PM
Caption: In memory of Jovita Abrego Canales of Santa Rosa.

HR 1057 Author: Longoria
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 3 2017 2:41PM
Caption: Congratulating Sam and Ricco Garcia on the success of their book How a Goat Was Elected Mayor and the Political Spring That Followed.

Joint Author (24):
HB 28 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Murphy | Springer | Longoria | Simmons
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Co-sponsor authorized
Caption: Relating to the use of certain surplus state revenue, in certain circumstances, to adjust franchise tax rates to phase out the franchise tax and to the expiration of that tax.

HB 337 Author: Collier | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Coleman | Longoria | Phelan
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the continuation of certain public benefits, including medical assistance benefits, for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.

HB 727 Author: Guerra | Longoria | Sheffield | Davis, Sarah | Laubenberg
Last Action: 05/05/2017 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to the use of home telemonitoring services under Medicaid.

HB 935 Author: Zerwas | Darby | Kacal | Longoria | Price
Sponsor: Hinojosa
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to emergency medical air transportation funding.

HB 1099 Author: Canales | Turner | Faircloth | Longoria | Metcalf
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to a residential tenant's right to summon police or other emergency assistance.

HB 1589 Author: Oliveira | Longoria | Lucio III
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional mobility authority.

HB 1610 Author: Kuempel | Geren | Martinez, "Mando" | Longoria
Last Action: 03/23/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of interested parties by business entities contracting with governmental entities or state agencies.

HB 1697 Author: Price | Burkett | Sheffield | Thompson, Senfronia | Longoria
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pediatric health tele-connectivity resource program for rural Texas.

HB 1917 Author: Raymond | Price | Zerwas | Longoria | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to contract requirements for prescription drug benefits provided by Medicaid managed care organizations.

HB 2306 Author: Guillen | Longoria | King, Tracy O.
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the use of auction proceeds from the sale of certain abandoned motor vehicles to reimburse law enforcement agencies for compensation paid to certain property owners.

HB 2398 Author: King, Phil | Thompson, Senfronia | Parker | Burkett | Longoria
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Relating to the punishment for certain possession offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; changing eligibility for community supervision.

HB 2579 Author: Holland | Longoria
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the bond and other coverages required to be maintained by or for the benefit of a savings bank.

HB 2580 Author: Holland | Longoria
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to criminal history record information obtained by the savings and mortgage lending commissioner.

HB 2726 Author: Holland | Longoria
Last Action: 05/01/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to state banks, state bank holding companies, and branches of foreign banks.

HB 2937 Author: Canales | Lozano | Longoria | Guerra | Lucio III
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program under which a licensed hospital may offer dual credit courses to public high school students.

HB 2949 Author: Holland | Phelan | Dean | Longoria
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the maximum amount of a documentary fee charged by a retail seller of motor vehicles.

HB 3439 Author: Koop | Meyer | Deshotel | Bohac | Longoria
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus.

HB 3576 Author: Guerra | Longoria | Zerwas | Lozano | Sheffield
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the investigation of, and release of information concerning, communicable disease, including the Zika virus and other high consequence communicable diseases.

HB 3732 Author: Raymond | Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Price | Longoria
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to prescription drug benefits under the Medicaid program.

HCR 52 Author: Flynn | King, Phil | Shine | Bonnen, Dennis | Longoria
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Adopted
Caption: Urging Congress to reimburse the State of Texas for bearing the financial burden of the federal government's responsibility to secure the Texas-Mexico international border.

HJR 99 Author: Parker | Raymond | Lambert | Longoria
Last Action: 05/06/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a lower amount for expenses that can be charged to a borrower and removing certain financing expense limitations for a home equity loan, establishing certain authorized lenders to make a home equity loan, changing certain options for the refinancing of home equity loans, changing the threshold for an advance of a home equity line of credit, and allowing home equity loans on agricultural homesteads.

HR 334 Author: Lucio III | Longoria
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 6:04PM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the North Alamo Water Supply Corporation.

HR 726 Author: Lucio III | Longoria
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 7 2017 10:31AM
Caption: Recognizing March 8, 2017, as Harlingen-San Benito Day at the State Capitol.

HR 921 Author: Hinojosa, Gina | Gonzales, Larry | Zerwas | Longoria | Giddings
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2017 3:13PM
Caption: Honoring six nonprofit career development organizations for their commitment to strengthening the skills of Texas workers.

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