Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Rep. Carol Alvarado
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/17/2017

Number of Bills: 10

Report Sections: Sponsored Bills | Joint Sponsored Bills

Sponsor (8):
SB 77 Author: Nelson
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to involuntary termination of parental rights based on sexual assault of the child's other parent and the child support obligations of the parent whose rights were terminated.

SB 291 Author: Whitmire
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a writ of attachment for certain witnesses.

SB 489 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to recommendations regarding instruction in public schools to prevent the use of e-cigarettes.

SB 581 Author: Whitmire
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/15/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the requirements for a change of name for a person with a final felony conviction or a person required to register as a sex offender.

SB 582 Author: Whitmire
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the discharge of a prisoner from a county jail.

SB 968 Author: Watson
Sponsor: Alvarado | Leach | Howard
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a sexual assault policy at certain public and private institutions of higher education and to requiring those institutions to provide students and employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the institution.

SB 1232 Author: Huffman
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to inappropriate conduct between a person and an animal; creating a criminal offense.

SB 1264 Author: Huffman
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to psychological counseling for certain grand jurors.

Joint Sponsor (2):
SB 790 Author: Miles
Sponsor: Howard | Alvarado | Minjarez | Davis, Sarah | Blanco
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee.

SB 969 Author: Watson
Sponsor: Leach | Alvarado | Howard
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to requiring certain public and private institutions of higher education to provide amnesty to students who report certain incidents, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, or stalking.

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