Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Eddie Rodriguez
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/13/2017

Number of Bills: 62

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (45):
HB 224 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Insurance: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage of preexisting conditions.

HB 231 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Agriculture & Livestock: Feb 21 2017 12:03PM
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land.

HB 233 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | King, Phil
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the exception of certain information related to the humane disposition by a municipality or county of an animal from required disclosure under the public information law.

HB 1922 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Flynn | Alonzo | Workman | Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain claims for benefits or compensation by survivors of fire fighters.

HB 1925 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 13 2017 3:28PM
Caption: Relating to employer retaliation against employees who seek recovery of unpaid wages and procedures in wage claim hearings conducted by the Texas Workforce Commission.

HB 1926 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Martinez, "Mando" | Capriglione
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 13 2017 3:28PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of food production and sales operations by a home food processor; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee and an administrative penalty.

HB 1927 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Perez | Vo | Farrar | Murphy
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an alert system for notification of the release of toxic chemicals by a manufacturing facility.

HB 2390 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Relating to the medical treatment and care of animals by certain persons in animal shelters and releasing agencies.

HB 3071 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the equalization of the rates of production fees charged on certain wells by the Barton Springs-Edwards Aquifer Conservation District; authorizing an increase in the rate of the fee.

HB 3072 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Elections: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to a petition filed in connection with an application for a place on the ballot.

HB 3073 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to financing programs for low-income electric customers and certain other electric customers; imposing a fee.

HB 3074 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to compensation to be paid to an emergency services district for a municipality's annexation of the district's territory.

HB 3077 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 27 2017 5:19PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to impose certain taxes to finance certain venue projects.

HB 3228 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 30 2017 1:18PM
Caption: Relating to the exemption of tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education for certain certified or licensed paramedics.

HB 3281 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones.

HB 3282 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Mar 28 2017 1:43PM
Caption: Relating to municipal regulation of property of political subdivisions.

HB 3324 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Capriglione | Lozano | Rose | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grocery access investment fund program.

HB 3328 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of public information relating to expenditures for voter identification education.

HB 3447 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Land & Resource Management: Mar 31 2017 5:33PM
Caption: Relating to community land trusts.

HB 3452 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of homestead land trusts and requirements governing funding from homestead preservation reinvestment zones.

HB 3861 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | VanDeaver
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a public school campus's election under a campus turnaround plan to operate as a community school.

HB 3862 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 30 2017 4:12PM
Caption: Relating to a wage increase for certain public school employees.

HB 3863 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 30 2017 4:12PM
Caption: Relating to the storage of certain alcoholic beverages by certain permit holders.

HB 3864 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/30/2017 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 30 2017 4:12PM
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drugs.

HB 4014 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Laubenberg | Deshotel | Frank
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to new capital investment in the state.

HB 4018 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 31 2017 5:35PM
Caption: Relating to the operation of automated motor vehicles on highways in this state for research and testing purposes.

HB 4022 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 31 2017 5:35PM
Caption: Relating to a study by the Health and Human Services Commission on access to healthy foods.

HB 4025 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Environmental Regulation: Mar 31 2017 5:35PM
Caption: Relating to the relationship between the amount of an administrative penalty imposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the economic benefit of the violation to the alleged violator.

HB 4028 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a transportation network company driver's license; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee; providing a civil penalty.

HB 4124 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to a foster children's bill of rights.

HB 4135 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Business & Industry: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to the right to vacate and avoid residential lease liability following the occurrence of family violence.

HB 4345 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Rio de Vida Municipal Utility District No. 1 and the creation of the Southwestern Travis County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to impose taxes and fees; providing authority to issue bonds.

HR 340 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 02/09/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 9 2017 2:38PM
Caption: Commending Univision for its success and for its community service.

HR 355 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 02/10/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 10 2017 2:11PM
Caption: Recognizing February 9, 2017, as Craft Brewers Day at the State Capitol.

HR 682 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | Dukes | Howard | Israel | Hinojosa, Gina
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 20 2017 12:01PM
Caption: In memory of Richard A. Moya of Austin.

HR 1488 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 04/26/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 26 2017 5:29PM
Caption: Congratulating Tom "Smitty" Smith on the occasion of his retirement as director of the Texas office of Public Citizen.

HR 2265 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 12:49PM
Caption: In memory of John TreviƱo Jr. of Austin.

HR 2376 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:44AM
Caption: Commending Brian Pounds for his service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Rodriguez.

HR 2377 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:26PM
Caption: Commending Bailey Schumm on her service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Rodriguez.

HR 2378 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:38AM
Caption: Commending Carlos Dinkel for his service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Rodriguez.

HR 2379 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:35AM
Caption: Commending James Moore for his service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Rodriguez.

HR 2380 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 12:17PM
Caption: Commending Genesis Murcia for her service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Rodriguez.

HR 2381 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 12:02PM
Caption: Commending Jovahana Avila for her service as a legislative aide in the office of State Representative Eddie Rodriguez.

HR 2581 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 8:56AM
Caption: Recognizing February 4 through 10, 2018, as Texas Affordable Housing Week.

HR 2622 Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 4:08PM
Caption: Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 4345.

Joint Author (17):
HB 57 Author: Flynn | Burkett | White | Minjarez | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of raw milk and raw milk products.

HB 168 Author: Lucio III | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/16/2017 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to creating a voluntary program to recognize licensed before-school and after-school programs that promote healthy eating and physical activity.

HB 408 Author: Springer | Bernal | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 02/16/2017 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 16 2017 11:33AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of a distillery festival permit; authorizing a fee.

HB 773 Author: Johnson, Eric | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 03/22/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to information on projected changes in weather, water availability, and climate variability in strategic plans of certain state agencies.

HB 963 Author: Perez | Rodriguez, Eddie | Guillen | Cortez
Last Action: 03/08/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to notice of bill payment assistance programs for certain electric customers.

HB 1074 Author: Springer | Bernal | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Feb 21 2017 5:26PM
Caption: Relating to the sale of distilled spirits to ultimate consumers by the holder of a distiller's and rectifier's permit.

HB 1429 Author: Isaac | Guillen | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 04/24/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain holders of a wine and beer retailer's permit to manufacture and sell wine and engage in certain related activities.

HB 1527 Author: Simmons | Parker | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the consideration of ownership interests of certain persons with disabilities in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting.

HB 1639 Author: Vo | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/10/2017 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to providing a voter in a party primary notice of party conventions.

HB 1656 Author: Israel | Workman | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/10/2017 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the operation of a public transit motor bus by certain mass transit entities on an improved shoulder.

HB 2555 Author: Isaac | Rodriguez, Eddie | Parker
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 27 2017 3:21PM
Caption: Relating to the sale of beer and ale by certain manufacturers for off-premises consumption.

HB 3067 Author: Kacal | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 04/17/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to product tastings of alcoholic beverages on certain permitted premises.

HB 3236 Author: Kacal | King, Ken | Rodriguez, Eddie | Ashby
Last Action: 05/16/2017 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the costs associated with the provision of certain investigational drugs, biological products, and devices that are in clinical trials.

HB 3679 Author: Isaac | Dale | Landgraf | Deshotel | Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to signs informing motorists of facilities providing alternative fuels and electric vehicle charging stations.

HB 3746 Author: Phelan | Wu | Walle | Rodriguez, Eddie | Workman
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs
Caption: Relating to the permissible uses of the floodplain management account.

HB 3999 Author: Isaac | Rodriguez, Eddie | Howard | Workman
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain property used to provide affordable housing.

HR 1400 Author: Hinojosa, Gina | Workman | Rodriguez, Eddie | Howard | Israel
Last Action: 04/27/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 27 2017 4:37PM
Caption: Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Travis County Mental Health Public Defender office.

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