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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 132 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the ability of certain relative caretakers of dependent children to receive supplemental financial assistance and be assigned as protective payees for financial assistance payments; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.
  Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 436 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
  Author: King, Ken | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 775 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
  Author: Fallon, Pat
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 837 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice provided to persons with disabilities regarding the eligibility of persons with disabilities to use certain public transportation services.
  Author: Allen, Alma
  Committees: Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
HB 2833 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a tax refund or credit for wages paid to certain employees.
  Author: Oliveira, René
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2850 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the repeal of certain obsolete laws governing state pensions and other similar benefits.
  Author: Springer, Drew
  Committees: Pensions
  Last Action: Received from the House
HB 3489 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to audits conducted by the Health and Human Services Commission's office of inspector general.
  Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio
  Committees: General Investigating & Ethics
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3653 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to eligibility for supplemental financial assistance provided to certain grandparents.
  Author: Rodriguez, Justin
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 3936 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to monetary assistance by the Department of Family and Protective Services provided to foster parents and relative or designated caregivers for day-care services.
  Author: Frank, James
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 3970 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain general revenue to grants for local guardianship programs and local money management services.
  Author: Rose, Toni
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
SB 205 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to eligibility for supplemental financial assistance provided to certain grandparents.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 212 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the ability of certain relative caretakers of dependent children to receive supplemental financial assistance and be assigned as protective payees for financial assistance payments.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 268 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
  Author: Nelson, Jane
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 402 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice provided to persons with disabilities regarding the eligibility of persons with disabilities to use certain public transportation services.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
  Sponsor: Allen, Alma
  Committees: Transportation | Transportation
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1114 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to financial assistance provided for the demolition and replacement of unsafe housing and the purchase of manufactured homes by individuals and families of very low income.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1677 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to information about services for women veterans provided through certain state agency applications.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
  Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Border Security
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1735 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the repeal of certain obsolete laws governing state pensions and other similar benefits.
  Author: Hughes, Bryan
  Sponsor: Springer, Drew
  Committees: Pensions | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 1861 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a comprehensive plan for increasing and improving the workforce in this state that serves persons with mental health and substance use issues.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 2124 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a pilot program for assisting certain recipients of public benefits to gain permanent self-sufficiency.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Co-author authorized

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
HB 67 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the receipt by certain relative caretakers of dependent children of supplemental financial assistance and the assignment of those relative caretakers as protective payees for financial assistance payments; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.
  Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 307 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
  Author: Fallon, Pat
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 373 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an audit of the use of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program money.
  Author: Dukes, Dawnna
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 352 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
  Author: King, Ken | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 620 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used for recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.
  Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 747 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used for recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.
  Author: Bohac, Dwayne
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
HB 765 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to ensuring that certain military members who reside out of state and their dependents maintain their positions on waiting lists for certain assistance programs provided by health and human services agencies.
  Author: King, Susan Lewis | et. al.
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 840 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1776 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the abolishment of the interagency task force on electronic benefits transfers.
  Author: Kuempel, John
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2718 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a program to allow faith- and community-based organizations to offer supplemental assistance to certain recipients of public assistance.
  Author: Parker, Tan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 3279 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general of the Health and Human Services Commission.
  Author: Gonzales, Larry
  Committees: General Investigating & Ethics
  Last Action: Recommitted to committee
HB 3305 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for wages paid to certain employees.
  Author: Oliveira, René
  Committees: Business & Industry
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3410 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Health and Human Services Commission to employ peace officers.
  Author: Schaefer, Matt
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3463 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a photo identification requirement to use certain state benefits.
  Author: Springer, Drew
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HB 3551 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authorization of health care providers charging a fee for the production of records associated with applications for certain assistance benefits programs.
  Author: White, James
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3655 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a strategy to ensure proper use of money under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program.
  Author: King, Susan Lewis
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 3658 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the development and administration of a parent orientation and education pilot program for recipients of subsidized child-care services.
  Author: King, Susan Lewis
  Committees: Human Services | Natural Resources & Economic Development
  Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
HB 3796 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to notice provided to persons with disabilities regarding the eligibility of persons with disabilities to use certain public transportation services.
  Author: Allen, Alma | et. al.
  Committees: Transportation | Transportation
  Last Action: Referred to Transportation
HB 3859 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to exemptions from the application of certain financial assistance eligibility requirements for certain grandparents.
  Author: Allen, Alma
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 4073 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the acceptance of certain documentation from consumers by certain credit services organizations and the reporting requirements for those organizations; adding a provision subject to a criminal penalty.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
  Committees: Investments & Financial Services
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
SB 54 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.
  Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Co-author authorized
SB 169 (84th R.S.)
  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.
  Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
  Sponsor: King, Susan Lewis
  Committees: Defense & Veterans' Affairs | Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 207 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general of the Health and Human Services Commission.
  Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
  Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/15
SB 470 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 723 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to mandatory participation in certain TANF employment and other programs by certain persons.
  Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
  Sponsor: King, Susan Lewis
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 874 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a photo identification requirement to use certain state benefits.
  Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1321 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to asset exclusions in the determination of eligibility for financial assistance benefits for certain persons.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1322 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the ability of certain relative caretakers of dependent children to receive supplemental financial assistance and be assigned as a protective payee.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1332 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a program to allow faith- and community-based organizations to offer supplemental assistance to certain recipients of public assistance.
  Author: Ellis, Rodney
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1643 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the placement of children with certain relatives or other designated caregivers.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1645 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the placement of children with certain relatives or other designated caregivers.
  Author: West, Royce
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
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