Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Wayne Faircloth
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/10/2017

Number of Bills: 66

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (45):
HB 1727 Author: Faircloth
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants.

HB 1728 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 13 2017 3:28PM
Caption: Relating to the procedure for the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by certain special districts.

HB 1735 Author: Faircloth | Raney
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to election officers and practices; increasing a criminal penalty; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1736 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/27/2017 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to public inspection of certain early voting records.

HB 1782 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 14 2017 12:28PM
Caption: Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes.

HB 1783 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/14/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 14 2017 12:28PM
Caption: Relating to the appeal through binding arbitration of certain appraisal review board orders; changing the amounts of certain fees.

HB 1784 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/08/2017 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the period during which an action alleging a violation of the open meetings law may be brought.

HB 2252 Author: Faircloth | Paul | Perez | Bonnen, Greg | Deshotel
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the feasibility of creating and maintaining a coastal barrier system.

HB 2494 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the reporting and delivery of certain unclaimed property.

HB 2499 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the disposition of real property interests by navigation districts and port authorities.

HB 2637 Author: Faircloth | Oliverson | Paul
Last Action: 03/21/2017 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 21 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.

HB 2748 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/19/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the Chambers County Improvement District No. 2.

HB 2778 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to permits for oversize and overweight vehicles in a certain county.

HB 3106 Author: Faircloth | Workman
Last Action: 04/11/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to state financial assistance for a school district to which an academically unacceptable school district is annexed.

HB 3509 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to maximum liability limits for windstorm and hail insurance coverage provided through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 3510 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to replacement cost coverage in policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 3511 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to the movement of equipment transporting intermodal shipping containers in international commerce.

HB 3512 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a junior college by certain independent school districts.

HB 3513 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/05/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation and storage of DNA records for a person arrested for a felony offense.

HB 3803 Author: Faircloth
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to certain authorized investments for domestic life, health, and accident insurers.

HB 3945 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the membership of the Texas Funeral Service Commission.

HB 3965 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/08/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the reporting of criminal offenses to prosecuting attorneys, to any failure by law enforcement agencies to properly consider those reports, and to allegations regarding a law enforcement officer's corruption or abuse of power.

HB 4087 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/02/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a reduction of the amount required to be paid by a school district to achieve the equalized wealth level under the public school finance system.

HB 4088 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Referred to Texas Ports, Innovation & Infrastructure, Select: Apr 4 2017 12:13PM
Caption: Relating to the sunset review of navigation districts.

HB 4130 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 31 2017 11:45AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties.

HB 4286 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/28/2017 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to creation of the Bolivar Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4308 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority and expanding the territory and powers of the authority; authorizing fees and the issuance of bonds.

HR 102 Author: Faircloth | Bonnen, Greg | Sheffield | Klick | Oliverson
Last Action: 02/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 2 2017 12:29PM
Caption: Commemorating the 25th anniversary of Texas Area Health Education Center East.

HR 144 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 02/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 28 2017 5:58PM
Caption: In memory of the Reverend Dr. Grayson Glass of Texas City.

HR 302 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2017 11:01PM
Caption: Honoring Pastor Danny Biddy on his retirement from Old River Baptist Church in Old River-Winfree.

HR 303 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2017 11:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Austin Middle School in Galveston on its nomination for a 2017 Blue Ribbon School award.

HR 304 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2017 10:59PM
Caption: Congratulating Terry Petteway on his retirement as constable for Galveston County Precinct 2.

HR 305 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/01/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2017 10:58PM
Caption: Honoring Mark Huddleston for his service as a Chambers County commissioner.

HR 363 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/02/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 2 2017 7:58PM
Caption: In memory of Darleene Joy Warren of Galveston.

HR 530 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 02/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 23 2017 3:25PM
Caption: Recognizing February 22, 2017, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 601 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/07/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 7 2017 7:15PM
Caption: Congratulating the Honorable Nick Dixon on being named the 2016 Person of the Year by the West Chambers County Chamber of Commerce.

HR 660 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/13/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2017 7:32AM
Caption: Commemorating the dedication of an Official Texas Historical Marker at Smith Point Community Church in Chambers County.

HR 686 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 20 2017 12:33PM
Caption: In memory of Guy Wallace Taylor Sr. of Galveston.

HR 929 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2017 5:00PM
Caption: Congratulating Matt DeYoung and Todd Sutherland of East Chambers High School in Winnie on receiving coach of the year honors.

HR 930 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2017 5:38PM
Caption: Commemorating the groundbreaking of the second phase of the new academic complex project at Texas A&M University at Galveston.

HR 932 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2017 5:48PM
Caption: Congratulating Gilbert Robinson on his retirement from the Galveston Fire Department.

HR 946 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 28 2017 5:06PM
Caption: In memory of Officer Christopher Michael Sanderson of the Galveston Police Department.

HR 1372 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2017 9:55AM
Caption: Commemorating the 175th anniversary of The Galveston County Daily News.

HR 1845 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2017 5:42PM
Caption: Commemorating the 132nd anniversary of the founding of Central High School in Galveston.

HR 1846 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/17/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 17 2017 5:42PM
Caption: In memory of Robert Caraway of Winnie.

Joint Author (21):
HB 41 Author: White | Faircloth | Coleman
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the sale of fireworks on and before the Juneteenth holiday.

HB 116 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 02/13/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 13 2017 3:06PM
Caption: Relating to the availability of certain pre-suit discovery in connection with a claim involving injury to or death of a minor.

HB 238 Author: Hernandez | Romero, Jr. | Faircloth
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the creation of records of the DNA of certain defendants for inclusion in the DNA database system.

HB 249 Author: Hernandez | Frank | Faircloth | Blanco
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to investigations of child abuse, neglect, or exploitation and to child protective services functions of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 265 Author: Hernandez | Flynn | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/03/2017 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the composition of the board of trustees of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 304 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to civil liability for bullying of a child.

HB 305 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 02/15/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Feb 15 2017 12:01PM
Caption: Relating to student harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying.

HB 306 Author: Minjarez | Faircloth | Moody | Larson | King, Ken
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying of a public school student or minor and certain mental health programs for public school students.

HB 1064 Author: Paul | Faircloth | Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Special Purpose Districts: Feb 21 2017 5:26PM
Caption: Relating to the governance and operation of municipal management districts.

HB 1099 Author: Canales | Turner | Faircloth | Longoria | Metcalf
Sponsor: Lucio
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to a residential tenant's right to summon police or other emergency assistance.

HB 1292 Author: Raymond | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/04/2017 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees.

HB 1721 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Paul | Faircloth | Springer | Deshotel
Last Action: 04/26/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from and a limitation on the sales tax imposed on certain boats and boat motors.

HB 2015 Author: Paul | Faircloth
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the disclosure of certain registration information by the voter registrar.

HB 2690 Author: Morrison, Geanie W. | Oliveira | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the allocation of certain state hotel occupancy tax revenue.

HB 3343 Author: Paul | Fallon | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/11/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the suspension and reactivation of the operation of the Texas Health Reinsurance System.

HB 3360 Author: Button | Deshotel | Villalba | Gooden | Faircloth
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 22 2017 1:36AM
Caption: Relating to the Economic Incentive Oversight Board.

HB 3535 Author: Keough | Raymond | Faircloth | Krause | Bell
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the taking of certain feral hogs and coyotes using a hot air balloon.

HB 3722 Author: King, Ken | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/01/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to funding adjustments for school districts that annex academically unacceptable school districts.

HCR 106 Author: Deshotel | Perez | Faircloth | Roberts | Cain
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Urging Congress to provide sufficient federal funding for the construction of a storm surge barrier along the Texas coast.

HCR 129 Author: Bailes | Oliverson | Metcalf | Shine | Faircloth
Sponsor: Miles
Last Action: 06/12/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Expressing support for the creation of the Sam Houston Republic of Texas Presidential Library at Sam Houston State University.

HR 677 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Faircloth
Last Action: 03/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 3 2017 9:00PM
Caption: Recognizing March 1, 2017, as Galveston County Day at the State Capitol.

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