Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Sen. Dawn Buckingham
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/12/2017

Number of Bills: 33

Sponsor (33):
HB 257 Author: Hernandez | Flynn | Blanco | Bernal | Rodriguez, Justin
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to a report by the Texas Workforce Commission regarding the transition from military service to employment.

HB 271 Author: Miller | Zerwas | Sheffield | Blanco
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the Veterans Recovery Pilot Program to provide certain veterans with hyperbaric oxygen treatment.

HB 280 Author: Howard | Klick | Coleman | King, Ken
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to a grant program for reducing workplace violence against nurses.

HB 284 Author: Springer
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to authorization for certain health care facilities to secure residents with wheelchair self-release seat belts.

HB 355 Author: Raney | Guillen | Clardy | Minjarez | Button
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain sex offenders from residing on the campus of a public or private institution of higher education.

HB 776 Author: Ashby
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the removal of certain information from personal financial statements filed by certain persons.

HB 922 Author: Workman
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/23/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Southwestern Travis County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees.

HB 1116 Author: Kacal
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the repeal of certain state procurement advisory and approval procedures.

HB 1177 Author: Murr | Wilson
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/19/2017 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the release on personal bond of a person arrested for an out-of-county offense under certain circumstances.

HB 1296 Author: Frullo | Oliverson | Larson | Zerwas
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to health benefit coverage for prescription drug synchronization.

HB 1379 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/19/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 19 2017 9:44PM
Caption: Relating to the reporting of political contributions and political expenditures by out-of-state political committees.

HB 1492 Author: Miller
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the National Museum of the Pacific War museum fund.

HB 1574 Author: Wilson | Murr | Lang
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to documentation regarding an arrest of a person without a warrant.

HB 1619 Author: Shine
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain outdoor burning violations.

HB 1810 Author: Dale | Moody | Fallon
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the creation of the offense of possession or promotion of lewd visual material depicting a child.

HB 1978 Author: Sheffield
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to physician assistant services performed as volunteer care.

HB 2007 Author: Cosper | Oliverson | Cortez | Blanco | Fallon
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain military dentists and dental hygienists who provide voluntary charity dental or dental hygiene care.

HB 2008 Author: Cosper | Bernal | Craddick | Shine
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to deferred presentment transactions made to military borrowers.

HB 2465 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/19/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 19 2017 8:32PM
Caption: Relating to political contributions by corporations and labor organizations to certain political committees.

HB 2471 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to prohibiting political contributions and political expenditures made by certain persons with public funds; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2579 Author: Holland | Longoria
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the bond and other coverages required to be maintained by or for the benefit of a savings bank.

HB 2582 Author: Sheffield
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an exemption for certain quarries from regulation as aggregate production operations.

HB 2639 Author: Pickett | Zerwas | Raymond | Wray | King, Phil
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to an alert for a missing senior citizen or person with Alzheimer's disease.

HB 2823 Author: Dean
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the issuance and enforcement of a subpoena during the course of an investigation of a residential mortgage loan servicer.

HB 3082 Author: Capriglione
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/15/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the investment training requirement for certain local government officers.

HB 3304 Author: King, Ken | Kacal
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/23/2017 S Tagged
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for ovarian cancer testing and screening.

HB 3342 Author: Parker
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 1/1/18
Caption: Relating to the prelicensing education requirements for residential mortgage loan originators.

HB 3521 Author: Lambert | Thompson, Ed | Miller | Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for certain veterans.

HB 3582 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/19/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 19 2017 10:19PM
Caption: Relating to agriculture, including the regulation of seed by a political subdivision and the abolition of certain entities associated with the Department of Agriculture.

HB 3771 Author: Cook | Morrison, Geanie W.
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/24/2017 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the definition of abortion.

HB 4329 Author: Workman
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 22 2017 8:47PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 3 to enter into certain agreements relating to the ad valorem taxation of certain property located in the district.

HCR 111 Author: Shine | Cosper | Sheffield
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/04/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commemorating the 75th anniversary of Fort Hood.

HCR 133 Author: Frullo
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/26/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Honoring artist G. Harvey of Fredericksburg.

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