Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Charles Schwertner
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/23/2017

Number of Bills: 33

Sponsor (33):
HB 184 Author: Dale | Gonzales, Larry | Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the allocation of costs and attorney's fees incurred by a Court of Inquiry.

HB 426 Author: Howard | Geren
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the acceptance of employment applications through the online system for listing state agency employment openings maintained by the Texas Workforce Commission.

HB 441 Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the use of a court order as an occupational license.

HB 905 Author: Frullo | Dutton | King, Ken | Nevárez | Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the regulation of knives by a municipality or county.

HB 1052 Author: Parker
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to designating September as Hydrocephalus Awareness Month.

HB 1111 Author: Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 23; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.

HB 1146 Author: Kacal
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to persons who may operate a public water supply system.

HB 1148 Author: Kacal
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the investment training requirement for certain municipal officers.

HB 1212 Author: Price | Coleman | Naishtat | Zerwas | Bonnen, Greg
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act and the regulation and scheduling of certain substances.

HB 1309 Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the notification of certain persons concerning certain events related to a child in foster care or in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1492 Author: Miller, Doug | Keffer | Phillips | Clardy | Sheets
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to consideration of asbestos or silica trust claims in certain actions asserting asbestos- or silica-related injuries.

HB 1663 Author: Cook | Villalba | Fallon
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/27/2015 S Removed from local & uncontested calendar
Caption: Relating to a defendant's payment of costs associated with a court-appointed counsel.

HB 1678 Author: Raymond | Price | Naishtat
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities.

HB 2025 Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to participation of certain school districts in the three-year high school diploma plan pilot program.

HB 2053 Author: Farney | Craddick | Thompson, Senfronia | Burkett
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the protection of certain children who may be subject to child abuse or neglect through the operation of the child safety check alert list and training for law enforcement officers relating to the child safety check alert list.

HB 2055 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a sentinel surveillance program for emerging and neglected tropical diseases.

HB 2272 Author: Raney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/28/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to surety bond requirements for reserve deputy sheriffs.

HB 2354 Author: Farney | Keffer
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to changing the date of the May uniform election.

HB 2621 Author: Raney | Kacal
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the board of trustees of the Blinn Junior College District.

HB 2641 Author: Zerwas | Guillen | Shaheen
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the exchange of health information in this state; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2844 Author: Raney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the application of the sales and use tax to the lease or rental to a full service event business of certain tangible personal property.

HB 3074 Author: Springer | Cook | Turner, Sylvester | Klick | Wray
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/12/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the provision of artificially administered nutrition and hydration and life-sustaining treatment.

HB 3186 Author: Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the qualifications of directors and the use of project funds of certain municipal development districts.

HB 3474 Author: Coleman
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 05/31/2015 S Senate discharges conferees
Caption: Relating to issues affecting counties and other governmental entities.

HB 3629 Author: Raney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to use and allocation of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenues for certain municipalities.

HB 4001 Author: Raymond | Faircloth
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to providers of certain home and community support services; authorizing a fee, providing penalties, and requiring an occupational license.

HB 4130 Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the qualifications and method of electing directors of the Jonah Water Special Utility District.

HB 4155 Author: Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Vineyard Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HB 4178 Author: Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 31; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4179 Author: Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 32; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4187 Author: Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to renaming the Corn Hill Regional Water Authority as the Lone Star Regional Water Authority; altering the governing body's membership.

HB 4204 Author: Farney
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 33; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HCR 35 Author: Farney | Button | Springer | King, Ken
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the cowboy hat as the official State Hat of Texas.

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