Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Briscoe Cain
85th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 11/22/2017

Number of Bills: 14

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (10):
HB 118 Author: Cain
Last Action: 07/20/2017 H Referred to Appropriations: Jul 20 2017 10:40AM
Caption: Relating to the appropriation of certain tax proceeds for the repair, restoration, and permanent dry berthing of the Battleship "Texas."

HR 16 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 16 2017 1:34PM
Caption: Congratulating San Jacinto College on its receipt of a 2017 Rising Star Award from the Aspen Institute.

HR 17 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 16 2017 2:02PM
Caption: Congratulating Shon Blake on his retirement as chief of the Baytown Fire Department.

HR 59 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 16 2017 11:08AM
Caption: Commemorating the Cody Stephens "Go Big or Go Home" Memorial Foundation fund-raiser.

HR 60 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 16 2017 11:09AM
Caption: In memory of John Anthony Crianza II of Baytown.

HR 178 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 16 2017 3:46PM
Caption: Congratulating Deer Park ISD on receiving recognition in the 2017 Niche Rankings.

HR 490 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 17 2017 10:03AM
Caption: Congratulating Meshaila Favard on being crowned the Pre-Teen Division winner at the 2017 Miss Juneteenth Baytown Pageant.

HR 491 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 17 2017 12:55PM
Caption: Congratulating Reagan Elder on being crowned the Princess Division winner at the 2017 Miss Juneteenth Baytown Pageant.

HR 492 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 17 2017 10:05AM
Caption: Congratulating Tela Terry on being crowned Miss Juneteenth-Baytown at the 2017 Miss Juneteenth Baytown Pageant.

HR 494 Author: Cain
Last Action: 08/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 17 2017 11:07AM
Caption: Commemorating the Rolling Strong kickoff fund-raising event of Wheelchairs for Warriors on September 11, 2017.

Joint Author (4):
HB 72 Author: Bohac | Guillen | Zerwas | Cain | Uresti, Tomas
Last Action: 08/03/2017 H Recommitted to committee: Aug 3 2017 1:39PM
Caption: Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of a Purple Heart recipient or the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart recipient.

HB 204 Author: Huberty | Cain
Last Action: 08/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to cardiac assessments of high school participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

HJR 27 Author: Leach | Cain
Last Action: 08/14/2017 H Postponed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of part of the market value of the residence homestead of a partially disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of a partially disabled veteran based on the disability rating of the veteran and harmonizing certain related provisions of the constitution.

HR 280 Author: Moody | Tinderholt | Stickland | Cain | Biedermann
Last Action: 08/15/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 15 2017 8:02AM
Caption: Recognizing October 21, 2017, as Hoverboard Safety Awareness Day.

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