Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Sen. Bryan Hughes
85th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 12/12/2017

Number of Bills: 74

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Additional Primary Authored Bills

Author (64):
SB 7 Author: Hughes | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Burton | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 07/27/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations.

SB 61 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.

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.

SB 87 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/21/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to reporting and certification requirements by certain physicians regarding certain abortions.

SB 94 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/23/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations.

SB 106 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/23/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations.

SB 111 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/31/2017 S Filed
Caption: Relating to the sunset review of the Red River Authority of Texas.

SR 2 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of John L. Carwile Jr.

SR 3 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Kenneth Ponder.

SR 4 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Gerald Stagg for receiving a Lifetime Achievement in Healthcare Award.

SR 5 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James W. Vaughan.

SR 6 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing members of the Marshall Fire Department for receiving the 2017 Crew of the Year Award.

SR 7 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of David Clark Craig.

SR 8 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jimmie McCormack.

SR 9 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Kay L. Wieland.

SR 10 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Arthur Jim Green Jr.

SR 11 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jimmie Clayton Harrison.

SR 12 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing the Lindale High School academic team for winning a state championship.

SR 13 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of James Edward Garner.

SR 14 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Billy Dean and Carolyn Risinger on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.

SR 15 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Virginia Elizabeth Toole Reed on the occasion of her 100th birthday.

SR 16 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jimmy and Nita Rushing on the occasion of their 60th wedding anniversary.

SR 17 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Jana Graves Kennedy.

SR 18 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Roy and Peggy Hunt on the occasion of their 60th wedding anniversary.

SR 19 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing J. T. and Yvonne McNabb on the occasion of their 70th wedding anniversary.

SR 20 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Travis and Margie Stuart on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.

SR 21 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/18/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Burgie and Sher Thompson on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.

SR 23 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/19/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Clifford Lawrence Barlow.

SR 55 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Robert and Janice Woodby on the occasion of their 60th wedding anniversary.

SR 56 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Don and Ann Eudy on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.

SR 57 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/24/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jim and Sandra Lassiter on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.

SR 65 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/25/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mickey Wayne Haisten.

SR 66 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/25/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Billie Gertrude Hooks Manck on the occasion of her 100th birthday.

SR 67 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/25/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bobby and Joyce Myers on the occasion of their 65th wedding anniversary.

SR 73 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/26/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of John Glynn Patrick.

SR 84 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/31/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing New Harmony Baptist Church on the occasion of its 150th anniversary.

SR 85 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/31/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Texarkana Noon Lions Club on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.

SR 87 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/31/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing James Pierson on the occasion of his retirement.

SR 88 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 07/31/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Judy Evans Jordan on the occasion of her retirement.

SR 103 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Keith Crow.

SR 104 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Lincoln and Mary Nell King on the occasion of their 60th wedding anniversary.

SR 105 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bill Bass for receiving the Smith County Bar Foundation 2017 Justinian Award.

SR 106 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Rodney H. Mabry on the occasion of his retirement.

SR 108 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jeanne Botto Rodgers on the occasion of her 90th birthday.

SR 119 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Samuel Alvin White.

SR 120 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing St. Mark Christian Methodist Episcopal Church on the occasion of its 150th anniversary.

SR 121 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Mark Neeley on the occasion of his retirement.

SR 122 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing J. Kie Bowman for 20 years of service to Hyde Park Baptist Church.

SR 123 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Steve Packer on the occasion of his retirement.

SR 124 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of John William Foster.

SR 125 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Lonnie "Bo" Pilgrim.

SR 126 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Betty Jean Slentz West.

SR 127 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/10/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Polly Perry Marsh Brabham.

SR 145 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Doug and Lori Murdoch on the occasion of their 33rd wedding anniversary.

SR 146 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Hope Haven of East Texas long-term foster home on the occasion of its grand opening.

SR 147 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Bobby Glenn Tucker on the occasion of his 50th anniversary in the ministry.

SR 148 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Jim and Sandra Lassiter on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.

SR 149 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Greg Walker for being inducted into the Texas A&M University–Commerce Academy of Entrepreneurs.

SR 154 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Heath Abram Faucheux.

SR 155 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of William Hunter Brannon.

SR 156 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Michael V. Tidwell for being appointed president of The University of Texas at Tyler.

SR 157 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Thomas Matthew Larry.

SR 158 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Audra Clinton Livingston on the occasion of his retirement.

SR 160 Author: Hughes
Last Action: 08/15/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing Juan E. Mejia for receiving the Nelson Administrative Leadership Award.

Additional Primary Authors (10):
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 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 10 Author: Campbell | Creighton | Huffines | Hughes | Perry | et al.
Last Action: 07/27/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty.

SB 15 Author: Huffines | Creighton | Hall | Hughes | Perry | et al.
Last Action: 07/27/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to prosecution of certain offenses involving and preemption of local regulation of the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.

SB 18 Author: Estes | Campbell | Huffines | Hughes | Schwertner
Last Action: 08/14/2017 S Postponed
Caption: Relating to a limit on local government expenditures.

SB 19 Author: Nelson | Campbell | Estes | Huffman | Hughes | et al.
Sponsor: Zerwas | Darby | VanDeaver | Howard | Ashby
Last Action: 08/14/2017 H Calendars Committee rule adopted
Caption: Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to decrease participants' health insurance costs for certain health benefit plans administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

SJR 1 Author: Burton | Hughes | Nelson
Last Action: 07/23/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate the net revenue from the state lottery to the foundation school fund, including a portion dedicated to funding salary increases and bonuses for experienced public school classroom teachers and costs associated with school district teacher retirement contributions.

SR 107 Author: Creighton | Hughes
Last Action: 08/07/2017 S Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Mildred Elizabeth Smith Barton.

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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