Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Sen. Bob Hall
85th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 12/18/2017

Number of Bills: 10

SB 1 Author: Bettencourt | Creighton | Hancock | Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Estes | Huffines | Hall | Buckingham
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 08/15/2017 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate.

SB 3 Author: Kolkhorst
Coauthor: Taylor, Van | Nelson | Campbell | Hancock | Creighton | et al.
Last Action: 07/27/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain facilities and activities of political subdivisions, including public school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools.

SB 5 Author: Hancock | Bettencourt | Buckingham | Burton | Estes | et al.
Coauthor: Taylor, Van | Schwertner | Birdwell | Creighton | Campbell | 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
Coauthor: Creighton | Bettencourt | Hancock | Taylor, Van | Nelson | et al.
Sponsor: Huberty | Larson | Workman | Bell
Last Action: 08/15/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to municipal annexation.

SB 10 Author: Campbell | Creighton | Huffines | Hughes | Perry | et al.
Coauthor: Hancock | Seliger | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Burton | 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 11 Author: Perry
Coauthor: Hancock | Kolkhorst | Huffines | Taylor, Van | Creighton | et al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg | Cook | Geren | Oliveira
Last Action: 08/16/2017 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to general procedures and requirements for certain do-not-resuscitate orders; creating a criminal offense.

SB 13 Author: Burton
Coauthor: Hall | Taylor, Van | Bettencourt
Last Action: 08/09/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the issuance of a permit by a political subdivision.

SB 17 Author: Kolkhorst | Huffman | Nelson
Coauthor: Miles | West | Zaffirini | Creighton | Lucio | et al.
Sponsor: Burkett | Davis, Sarah | Klick | Walle | Thierry
Last Action: 08/16/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.

SB 20 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Bettencourt | Hall | Lucio | Schwertner
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry
Last Action: 08/11/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to avoiding the abolishment of certain agencies subject to the Texas Sunset Act.

SB 60 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Bettencourt | Hall
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry
Last Action: 08/11/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the repeal of certain riders for the Texas Medical Board and the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists from the General Appropriations Act that are contingent upon the approval of certain Acts continuing those agencies during the 85th Regular Session.

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