Texas Legislature
Bills Sponsored / Joint Sponsored
Rep. DeWayne Burns
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/24/2017

Number of Bills: 8

Report Sections: Sponsored Bills | Joint Sponsored Bills

Sponsor (6):
SB 865 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Burns
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a groundwater conservation district's use of electronic fund transfers.

SB 904 Author: Birdwell
Sponsor: Burns
Last Action: 05/29/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cresson Municipal Utility District No. 1 of Hood County; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

SB 905 Author: Birdwell
Sponsor: Burns
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Cresson Crossroads Municipal Utility District No. 2; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

SB 1109 Author: Birdwell
Sponsor: Burns
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to change the date of the general election for officers.

SB 1732 Author: Birdwell
Sponsor: Burns
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 35W in Johnson County as the Deputy Clifton Taylor Memorial Highway.

SB 2262 Author: Perry
Sponsor: Burns
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the dissolution of the Central Colorado River Authority.

Joint Sponsor (2):
SB 16 Author: Nichols | Huffman
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.

SJR 2 Author: Birdwell | Bettencourt | Campbell | Creighton | Hancock | et al.
Sponsor: Miller | Zerwas | Burns | Larson | Price
Last Action: 05/11/2017 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the limited purpose of proposing one or more amendments to the constitution to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office of federal officials and members of Congress.

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