Texas Legislature
Bills Coauthored
Sen. Donna Campbell
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/14/2017

Number of Bills: 48

SB 2 Author: Bettencourt | Creighton | Hancock | Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Hall | Huffines | Estes | Buckingham | Kolkhorst | et al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 05/20/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system.

SB 3 Author: Taylor, Larry
Coauthor: Hall | Huffines | Hancock | Campbell | Schwertner | et al.
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Referred to Public Education: May 12 2017 12:15AM
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an education savings account program and a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program.

SB 4 Author: Perry
Coauthor: Bettencourt | Schwertner | Birdwell | Campbell | Hancock | et al.
Sponsor: Geren | Workman
Last Action: 05/07/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the enforcement by campus police departments and certain local governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and to related duties and liability of certain persons in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.

SB 6 Author: Kolkhorst
Coauthor: Perry | Hall | Campbell | Hughes | Birdwell | et al.
Last Action: 03/16/2017 H Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility; authorizing a civil penalty.

SB 7 Author: Bettencourt
Coauthor: Campbell | Taylor, Larry | Hancock | Menéndez | Seliger | et al.
Sponsor: King, Ken | Kuempel | Dale | Dutton | VanDeaver
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to improper relationships between educators and students and reporting of educator misconduct; creating a criminal offense and expanding the applicability of an existing offense; authorizing an administrative penalty.

SB 10 Author: Hancock | Birdwell | Creighton | Huffman | Lucio | et al.
Coauthor: Burton | Perry | Estes | Campbell | Nelson | et al.
Last Action: 05/09/2017 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to actions on and liability associated with certain insurance claims.

SB 11 Author: Schwertner | Nelson | Uresti
Coauthor: Watson | Taylor, Larry | Burton | Bettencourt | Hall | et al.
Sponsor: Frank | Raymond | Klick | Burkett | Dale
Last Action: 05/31/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the provision of child protective services and other health and human services by certain state agencies or under contract with a state agency, including foster care, child protective, relative and kinship caregiver support, prevention and early intervention health care, and adoption services.

SB 12 Author: West
Coauthor: Buckingham | Nichols | Perry | Rodríguez | Miles | et al.
Sponsor: King, Phil | Johnson, Eric | Villalba | Burkett | Fallon
Last Action: 05/27/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a grant program to assist law enforcement agencies with the purchase of bulletproof vests and body armor.

SB 14 Author: Taylor, Van | Bettencourt | Birdwell | Buckingham | Creighton | et al.
Coauthor: Campbell | Estes | Zaffirini | Garcia | Hinojosa | et al.
Last Action: 05/15/2017 H Referred to General Investigating & Ethics: May 15 2017 2:18PM
Caption: Relating to the ethics of public officers and related requirements; creating criminal offenses.

SB 16 Author: Nichols | Huffman
Coauthor: Birdwell | Perry | Kolkhorst | Bettencourt | Burton | et al.
Sponsor: King, Phil | Zerwas | Kacal | Cook | Burns
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun.

SB 20 Author: Taylor, Larry
Coauthor: Hancock | Nichols | Bettencourt | Perry | Campbell | et al.
Sponsor: Smithee
Last Action: 05/20/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for abortions.

SB 24 Author: Huffman | Hancock
Coauthor: Birdwell | Kolkhorst | Nichols | Campbell | Perry | et al.
Sponsor: Geren | Bonnen, Dennis | Price | Kuempel | Paddie
Last Action: 05/19/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a privilege from disclosure to governmental units for certain evidence concerning sermons delivered by a religious leader.

SB 83 Author: Hall
Coauthor: Bettencourt | Creighton | Nelson | Taylor, Larry | Whitmire | et al.
Last Action: 05/15/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: May 15 2017 2:18PM
Caption: Relating to protection of energy critical infrastructure from electromagnetic, geomagnetic, physical, and cyber-attack threats.

SB 128 Author: Garcia
Coauthor: Campbell
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/18/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the inclusion of education and training regarding human trafficking in the curriculum of commercial driver's license training programs offered by public junior colleges and career schools and colleges and to certain requirements for commercial driver's licenses.

SB 176 Author: Schwertner
Coauthor: Campbell | Perry | Buckingham | Hughes | Hinojosa | et al.
Last Action: 03/14/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of transportation network companies; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee.

SB 179 Author: Menéndez | Zaffirini
Coauthor: Taylor, Larry | Garcia | Watson | Lucio | Creighton | et al.
Sponsor: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students; increasing a criminal penalty.

SB 180 Author: Menéndez | Zaffirini
Coauthor: Campbell
Last Action: 01/25/2017 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to student harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying.

SB 195 Author: Garcia
Coauthor: Campbell | Menéndez
Sponsor: Allen
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to funding under the transportation allotment for public school students subject to a high risk of violence while walking to school.

SB 250 Author: Schwertner
Coauthor: Hall | Campbell
Last Action: 03/22/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to limitations on increases in fees and designated tuition charged by certain public institutions of higher education.

SB 287 Author: Watson
Coauthor: Campbell
Last Action: 01/30/2017 S Referred to Administration
Caption: Relating to the designation of the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin as the state botanical garden and arboretum.

SB 361 Author: Nichols
Coauthor: Campbell | Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 03/22/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: Mar 22 2017 2:11PM
Caption: Relating to transportation network companies.

SB 399 Author: Kolkhorst
Coauthor: Hall | Campbell | Hughes
Sponsor: Leach
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to nontolled lanes on a highway that has been converted from a nontolled highway to a toll project.

SB 415 Author: Perry
Coauthor: Hughes | Kolkhorst | Bettencourt | Creighton | Huffines | et al.
Last Action: 05/03/2017 H Referred to State Affairs: May 3 2017 7:36PM
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the performance of dismemberment abortions; providing penalties; creating a criminal offense.

SB 589 Author: Lucio
Coauthor: Campbell | Menéndez | Watson
Sponsor: Simmons | Gonzales, Larry | Stucky | Coleman
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of behavior analysts and assistant behavior analysts; requiring an occupational license; imposing fees.

SB 605 Author: Huffines
Coauthor: Campbell
Last Action: 02/13/2017 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to procedures for the review and selection of certain instructional materials by public school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

SB 606 Author: Huffines
Coauthor: Campbell
Last Action: 02/13/2017 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the authority of a school district of innovation to administer alternative assessment instruments to district students.

SB 610 Author: Huffines
Coauthor: Campbell
Last Action: 05/18/2017 H Referred to Public Education: May 18 2017 10:11AM
Caption: Relating to a study on expanding the state virtual school network.

SB 637 Author: Huffines
Coauthor: Campbell
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Referred to Transportation: May 9 2017 11:04PM
Caption: Relating to audits of a regional mobility authority by the state auditor.

SB 640 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Huffines | Campbell | Lucio
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Referred to Public Education: May 8 2017 7:48PM
Caption: Relating to equal opportunity for access by home-schooled students to University Interscholastic League sponsored activities; authorizing a fee.

SB 744 Author: Kolkhorst
Coauthor: Nichols | Campbell
Sponsor: Phelan | Fallon
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to a tree planting credit to offset tree mitigation fees imposed by a municipality.

SB 801 Author: Seliger
Coauthor: Campbell | Hughes | Bettencourt | Taylor, Van
Sponsor: King, Ken
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the instructional material list and supplemental instructional materials adopted by the State Board of Education.

SB 805 Author: Lucio
Coauthor: Campbell | West
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | Gutierrez | Neave
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to Texas women veterans.

SB 892 Author: Perry
Coauthor: Hughes | Huffines | Campbell
Last Action: 04/19/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to protection of the rights of conscience for child welfare services providers.

SB 1151 Author: Buckingham
Coauthor: Hall | Burton | Bettencourt | Taylor, Larry | Campbell | et al.
Last Action: 05/18/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: May 18 2017 10:11AM
Caption: Relating to the protection of expressive activities at public institutions of higher education.

SB 1152 Author: Menéndez
Coauthor: Rodríguez | Buckingham | Hall | Huffines | Campbell | et al.
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Justin
Last Action: 05/28/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to excused absences from public school for the purpose of pursuing enlistment in a branch of the armed services of the United States or the Texas National Guard.

SB 1153 Author: Menéndez
Coauthor: Rodríguez | West | Huffines | Uresti | Lucio | et al.
Sponsor: Huberty
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to parental rights and information regarding certain intervention strategies used with public school students.

SB 1287 Author: Huffines
Coauthor: Hall | Campbell
Last Action: 03/13/2017 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to compliance with prohibitions regarding the use of common core state standards in public schools.

SB 1553 Author: Menéndez
Coauthor: Uresti | West | Campbell
Sponsor: Bernal
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to certain requirements imposed on a sex offender who enters the premises of a school and to the refusal of entry to or ejection from school district property.

SB 1609 Author: Bettencourt | Kolkhorst
Coauthor: Taylor, Van | Lucio | Huffines | Garcia | Campbell
Sponsor: Schofield
Last Action: 05/20/2017 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain religious displays.

SB 1677 Author: Lucio
Coauthor: Campbell
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to information about services for women veterans provided through certain state agency applications.

SB 1698 Author: Lucio
Coauthor: Campbell
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S House passage as amended reported
Caption: Relating to outreach and awareness for women veterans in this state.

SB 1787 Author: Hinojosa | Schwertner
Coauthor: Nelson | Birdwell | Campbell | Garcia
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Referred to Human Services: May 5 2017 10:59PM
Caption: Relating to the functions and administration of the Health and Human Services Commission and the commission's office of inspector general in relation to fraud, waste, and abuse in health and human services.

SB 1839 Author: Hughes
Coauthor: Campbell
Sponsor: Koop
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the preparation, certification, and classification of and professional development for public school educators.

SB 1882 Author: Menéndez | Bettencourt
Coauthor: Uresti | Campbell | Garcia | Kolkhorst
Sponsor: Koop
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus.

SB 2110 Author: Menéndez
Coauthor: Nelson | Zaffirini | Campbell
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Referred to Texas Ports, Innovation & Infrastructure, Select: May 4 2017 11:04PM
Caption: Relating to the composition of the Port Authority Advisory Committee.

SCR 1 Author: Buckingham
Coauthor: Taylor, Van | Creighton | Perry | Hughes | Nichols | et al.
Sponsor: Workman
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Calling on Congress to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

SCR 21 Author: Taylor, Van
Coauthor: Lucio | Campbell
Last Action: 03/29/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Recognizing Texas as a Purple Heart State.

SCR 41 Author: Taylor, Larry
Coauthor: Lucio | Campbell | Garcia
Sponsor: Paul
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Urging Congress to direct the Department of Defense to relocate the United States Africa Command to Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base in Houston.

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