Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Rep. Sarah Davis
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/20/2017

Number of Bills: 16

Report Sections: Sponsored Bills | Joint Sponsored Bills

Sponsor (14):
SB 63 Author: Zaffirini
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/20/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the electronic filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates and the content of those statements.

SB 81 Author: Nelson
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the operations of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas; authorizing a trust company to charge the institute an investment fee.

SB 203 Author: West
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to removing the deadline for the Department of Family and Protective Services to enter into permanency care assistance agreements.

SB 224 Author: Watson
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas | Coleman
Last Action: 05/25/2017 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the sunset review date for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas and the time for awarding cancer research and prevention grants.

SB 252 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Button
Last Action: 05/27/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to prohibiting governmental contracts with a company doing business with Iran, Sudan, or a foreign terrorist organization.

SB 253 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to investment prohibitions and divestment requirements for certain investments of public money.

SB 613 Author: Whitmire
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to services provided by the Health and Human Services Commission to sexually violent offenders who are incompetent to attend sex offender treatment.

SB 653 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/18/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain employees or annuitants convicted of certain felony offenses.

SB 674 Author: Schwertner
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Coleman
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to licensing for certain health professions, including an expedited process for certain physicians specializing in psychiatry; authorizing a fee.

SB 717 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/18/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the reappraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of property damaged in a disaster.

SB 721 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to treatment and care provided by licensed medical professionals to animals in certain facilities.

SB 1090 Author: Lucio
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Anderson, Rodney | Minjarez | Laubenberg | Farrar
Last Action: 05/24/2017 H Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense.

SB 1444 Author: West
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Wu
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to de novo hearings in child protection cases.

SB 2118 Author: Seliger
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah | Howard | Laubenberg | Phillips | Giddings
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.

Joint Sponsor (2):
SB 500 Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Geren | Davis, Sarah | Howard | King, Phil | Johnson, Eric
Last Action: 06/06/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the effect of certain felony convictions of public elected officers.

SB 790 Author: Miles
Sponsor: Howard | Alvarado | Minjarez | Davis, Sarah | Blanco
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee.

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