Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Sen. Dawn Buckingham
85th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 12/15/2017

Number of Bills: 26

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Additional Primary Authored Bills

Author (17):
SB 12 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/22/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property.

SB 50 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/17/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the authority of an appraisal review board to determine the appraised value of property that is the subject of a protest to be an amount greater than the appraised value as shown in the appraisal records.

SB 51 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/17/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to election of professional staff representatives to certain school district planning and decision-making committees.

SB 63 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the law governing the provision of state aid to certain local governments disproportionately affected by the granting of ad valorem tax relief to disabled veterans.

SJR 8 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/17/2017 S Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to restrict the power of the legislature to mandate requirements on a municipality or county.

SR 36 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Keifer Marshall Jr.

SR 37 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jay Holland.

SR 38 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Salado Masonic Lodge 296 on the occasion of its 150th anniversary.

SR 39 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Joe Marshall on the occasion of his 92nd birthday.

SR 40 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the dedication of an Official Texas Historical Marker for the achievements of Josephine Carr and Scott Schreiner.

SR 41 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Christene Holley Cooper and Charlene Holley Chesshir on the occasion of their 90th birthdays.

SR 42 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Janice Stalder for being named the Copperas Cove ISD Secondary Teacher of the Year.

SR 90 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 08/03/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Franklin Randolph for receiving a Lifesaving Award.

SR 91 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 08/03/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bill Murphey on the occasion of his retirement.

SR 109 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jon Ferrell and Michael Garcia for rescuing the victim of a fire.

SR 114 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Elise Ybarra.

SR 131 Author: Buckingham
Last Action: 08/11/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Robert Morin Shoemaker.

Additional Primary Authors (9):
SB 4 Author: Schwertner | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Burton | et al.
Last Action: 07/27/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

SB 5 Author: Hancock | Bettencourt | Buckingham | Burton | Estes | et al.
Sponsor: Goldman | Laubenberg | Bonnen, Dennis | Anderson, Rodney | Burkett
Last Action: 08/11/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties.

SB 6 Author: Campbell | Buckingham | Schwertner
Sponsor: Huberty | Larson | Workman | Bell
Last Action: 08/15/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to municipal annexation.

SB 8 Author: Creighton | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Burton | et al.
Last Action: 07/27/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for elective abortion.

SB 9 Author: Hancock | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Burton | et al.
Sponsor: Parker
Last Action: 08/14/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations and appropriations of constitutionally dedicated revenue.

SB 48 Author: Schwertner | Buckingham | Seliger
Last Action: 07/17/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to liability for the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land if the use of the land changes as a result of a condemnation.

SB 49 Author: Schwertner | Buckingham | Burton | Hinojosa | Seliger | et al.
Last Action: 07/17/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use.

SB 73 Author: Hughes | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Burton | et al.
Last Action: 07/27/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to reporting and certification requirements by certain physicians regarding certain abortions.

SR 159 Author: Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Burton | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Republican Party of Texas.

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