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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 146 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the use of supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits by electronic benefits transfer.
  Author: Davis, Sarah
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 148 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used for recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.
  Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 842 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to prohibiting the purchase of certain food and drink items under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Burrows, Dustin
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 1126 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to work requirements for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Springer, Drew
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 1533 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exclusion of certain resources in determining eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2114 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Health and Human Services Commission and the Public Utility Commission of Texas to identify customers who may be eligible for bill payment assistance programs.
  Author: Perez, Mary Ann
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2159 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to school district grace period policies and the provision of meals to public school students with insufficient balances on prepaid meal cards or meal accounts.
  Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 2523 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the investigation of fraud, waste, and abuse in certain public benefits programs by the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission.
  Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Van
  Committees: General Investigating & Ethics | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 2664 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to nutrition and fitness standards for certain child-care facilities and training for employees at those facilities.
  Author: Miller, Rick | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 3112 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the development of healthy nutrition and physical activity guidelines for public school teachers, public school administrators, and licensed child-care providers.
  Author: Allen, Alma
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HB 3204 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to vendor requirements under the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Placed on intent calendar
HB 3324 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grocery access investment fund program.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Urban Affairs
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3565 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the distribution of benefits under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3850 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to state fiscal matters; authorizing a fee.
  Author: Zerwas, John
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Appropriations
HB 4004 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to verification of eligibility for the school lunch program.
  Author: Tinderholt, Tony
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 4022 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a study by the Health and Human Services Commission on access to healthy foods.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
SB 725 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the donation and distribution of food at public schools.
  Author: Miles, Borris | et. al.
  Sponsor: Bernal, Diego | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately
SB 755 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of a school district to donate food to a nonprofit organization to be served to students of the district.
  Author: Menéndez, José
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 818 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to nutrition and fitness standards for certain child-care facilities and training for employees at those facilities.
  Author: Watson, Kirk
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 1443 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used by recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.
  Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
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 1696 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to federal lunch programs for public school students, including a study on participation in such programs and school district lunch grace period policies.
  Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
SB 1811 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the investigation of fraud, waste, and abuse in certain public benefits programs by the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission.
  Author: Taylor, Van
  Committees: Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 2156 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grocery access investment fund program.
  Author: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs

85th 1st Called Session, 2017
HB 147 (85th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exclusion of certain resources in determining eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services

84th Regular Session, 2015
HB 493 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to prohibiting the purchase of energy drinks under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Canales, Terry
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 550 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the provision of health and human services in this state, including the powers and duties of the Health and Human Services Commission and other state agencies, and the licensing of certain health professionals; clarifying certain statutory provisions; authorizing the imposition of fees.
  Author: Price, Four | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call
HB 570 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Allen, Alma
  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 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 1258 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility for supplemental nutrition assistance benefits for certain persons who owe delinquent child support.
  Author: King, Susan Lewis
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1259 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the work requirements of the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: King, Susan Lewis
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 1267 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1305 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to a program to provide a free or reduced-price breakfast to eligible students attending a public school and the method of determining the number of educationally disadvantaged students.
  Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
  Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 1485 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a grocery access investment fund program.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Economic & Small Business Development
  Last Action: Statement of Leg. Intent Recorded in Journal
HB 1616 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the purchase of produce at farmers markets under certain nutritional assistance programs.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock
  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 1973 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to electronic benefits transfer cards used for recipients of benefits under certain assistance programs.
  Author: Schaefer, Matt | et. al.
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2087 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the development of healthy nutrition and physical activity guidelines for licensed child-care providers, public school teachers, and public school administrators.
  Author: Allen, Alma
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2639 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to allowable food purchases under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Raymond, Richard Peña
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Referred to Human Services
HB 2666 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the exclusion of certain resources in determining eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Naishtat, Elliott
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
HB 2673 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
  Author: Blanco, César
  Committees: Human Services
  Last Action: Withdrawn from schedule
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 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 3562 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the adoption of a policy allowing a grace period after the exhaustion of the balance of a meal card or account used by students to purchase meals in public schools.
  Author: Thompson, Senfronia
  Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
  Committees: Public Education | Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately
HB 3894 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an award program to recognize school nutrition program excellence.
  Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
  Committees: Public Education
  Last Action: Referred to Public Education
HB 3944 (84th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to judicial review of final orders arising out of nutritional programs administrated by the Texas Department of Agriculture.
  Author: King, Tracy | et. al.
  Sponsor: Perry, Charles
  Committees: Agriculture & Livestock | Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
  Last Action: Removed from local & uncontested calendar
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