Women's Health Bills

Below you will find a comprehensive list of bills filed during the 87th Texas Legislative Session and their progress. If there is a bill you would like to see on this list, please email District102.Ramos@house.texas.gov

Ramos
Relating to limitations on pelvic examinations; authorizing disciplinary action, including an administrative penalty

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11/30/2020

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Sherman, Sr.
Relating to the establishment of a task force on maternal mortality in African American women

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Filed

11/09/2020

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Out of House Committee

02/25/2021

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Turner, Chris
Relating to establishing an intergovernmental development corporation in certain counties to foster minority-or women-owned construction businesses

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11/30/2020

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Walle
Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy.

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11/09/2020

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Thierry
Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy

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11/09/2020

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Rose
Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy

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Filed

11/30/2020

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Out of House Committee

04/09/2021

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Voted on by the House

04/15/2021

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Out of Senate Committee

05/22/2021

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Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy

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11/09/2020

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Ortega
Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy

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11/09/2020

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Gonzalez, Mary
Relating to the care of pregnant women in county jail or in the custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice

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Filed

01/25/2021

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Out of House Committee

04/09/2021

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Voted on by the House

04/23/2021

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Out of Senate Committee

05/20/2021

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Voted on by the Senate

05/22/2021

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Crockett
Relating to a prohibition on the imposition of court costs and filing, reimbursement, or other fees on certain indigent defendants and plaintiffs

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01/19/2020

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Gonzalez, Jessica
Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain persons who are lawfully present in the United States

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12/03/2020

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Hinojosa
Relating to an advance directive and do-not-resuscitate order of a pregnant woman and information provided for an advance directive

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11/09/2020

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Capriglione, Noble, Hinter, Bonnen
Relating to prohibition of abortion; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense

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Filed

01/22/2021

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Out of House Committee

04/23/2021

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Voted on by the House

05/06/2021

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Out of Senate Committee

05/21/2021

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Leman, Oliverson, Hull, Klick, Leach
Relating to abortion safety; authorizing an administrative penalty.

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01/20/2021

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Slawson, Metcalf, Cain, Noble
Relating to prohibiting abortions after detection of an unborn child's heartbeat; authorizing an adminstrative penalty

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01/19/2021

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Toth
Relating to prohibiting abortion at or after 12 weeks post fertilization

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11/09/2020

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Krause, Oliverson
Relating to professional liability insurance coverage for and prohibitions on the provision to certain children of procedures and treatments for gender transitioning, gender reassignment, or gender dysphoria.

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Filed

01/27/2021

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Out of House Committee

04/27/2021

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Swanson
Relating to civil liability for performing certain abortions; providing civil penalties.

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11/09/2020

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Swanson
Relating to civil liability and criminal penalties for performing certain abortions; providing civil penalties; creating criminal offenses

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11/09/2020

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