Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Charlie F. Howard
79th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/17/2017

Number of Bills: 44

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (29):
HB 218 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 02/01/2005 H Referred to Urban Affairs
Caption: Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate certain property with historical, cultural, or architectural importance.

HB 219 Author: Howard, Charlie | Eissler
Last Action: 05/10/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a sign advertising or identifying a sexually oriented business; providing civil and criminal penalties.

HB 220 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 04/26/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the State Board of Education review of public school textbooks.

HB 221 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the reading curriculum used in public schools and to reading textbooks for public school students.

HB 529 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 04/26/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to parental notice of supplemental presentations at public schools.

HB 530 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/02/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to prohibiting discrimination based on a student's primary or secondary school in awarding state scholarships or other financial aid for higher education.

HB 531 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 04/26/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to protection of private family information of children attending public schools.

HB 532 Author: Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 05/20/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to certain investments by title insurance companies.

HB 533 Author: Howard, Charlie | Leibowitz
Last Action: 05/19/2005 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the automatic renewal of contracts.

HB 776 Author: Howard, Charlie | Hegar
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Wharton County Junior College District service area.

HB 1105 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 02/16/2005 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to the imposition of a tax on certain beverages and snack foods and to the use of the revenue from the tax for public education.

HB 1106 Author: Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the Public School Facilities Funding Act.

HB 1265 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 02/21/2005 H Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to restrictions on the issuance of public securities.

HB 1266 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 02/21/2005 H Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
Caption: Relating to the selection of the board of directors of an appraisal district.

HB 1452 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 02/28/2005 H Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to the establishment of auxiliary county facilities outside the county seat of certain counties.

HB 1672 Author: Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to costs imposed in connection with the collection and enforcement of certain tolls.

HB 2311 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 03/15/2005 H Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the transfer of an embryo except in an adoption proceeding; providing a penalty.

HB 2312 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 04/13/2005 H Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
Caption: Relating to the filing of personal financial disclosure statements by municipal officers and candidates, members of the boards of trustees of school districts, and directors of sports and community venue districts.

HB 3056 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 03/17/2005 H Referred to Law Enforcement
Caption: Relating to the peace officers authorized to operate an authorized emergency vehicle used to provide police escort services.

HB 3057 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/13/2005 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the number of hours worked by a part-time fire protection employee.

HB 3058 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 03/17/2005 H Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in the public sale of certain real property.

HB 3059 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 03/17/2005 H Referred to Energy Resources
Caption: Relating to the regulation of structural clay and brick raw materials extraction operations; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 3395 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 03/23/2005 H Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the planning, construction, and operation of toll road projects by certain counties.

HB 3551 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/20/2005 H Withdrawn from calendar
Caption: Relating to the addition of road district powers to the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 134.

HB 3554 Author: Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Imperial Redevelopment District; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.

HJR 33 Author: Howard, Charlie | Olivo
Last Action: 04/27/2005 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer of Fort Bend County.

HR 134 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 03/03/2005 H Reported enrolled: Mar 3 2005 8:01AM
Caption: Honoring Chief Henry "Hank" Stokes Howell, Jr., on his retirement from the Missouri City Police Department.

HR 1058 Author: Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 04/26/2005 H Reported enrolled: Apr 26 2005 8:55AM
Caption: Honoring Dr. Don K. Hamblen and Beverly Hamblen of Richmond on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1761 Author: Howard, Charlie | Smith, Wayne | Callegari
Last Action: 05/19/2005 H Reported enrolled: May 19 2005 8:26PM
Caption: Congratulating the Texas MATHCOUNTS team on winning first place at the 2005 National MATHCOUNTS competition.

Joint Author (15):
HB 108 Author: Wong | Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 02/24/2005 H Referred to Ways & Means
Caption: Relating to limiting the maximum average annual increase in the appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes to five percent.

HB 467 Author: Bailey | Howard, Charlie | Olivo
Sponsor: Gallegos
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the financing of water and sewer programs in disadvantaged areas.

HB 571 Author: Hegar | Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of auxiliary county facilities in the unincorporated area of a county.

HB 784 Author: Bohac | Howard, Charlie | Nixon | Kolkhorst | Callegari
Last Action: 04/14/2005 H Recommitted to committee
Caption: Relating to providing tax relief and protection for ad valorem tax payers.

HB 1203 Author: Hegar | Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/17/2005 S Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a tow truck rotation list in certain counties; providing a penalty.

HB 1263 Author: Harper-Brown | Paxton | Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/09/2005 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to an urban school choice pilot program for certain public school students.

HB 2000 Author: Denny | Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 05/12/2005 S Referred to Education
Caption: Relating to the information that must be included in a school district bond election proposition.

HB 2215 Author: Bailey | Elkins | Howard, Charlie | Bohac | Hegar
Sponsor: Lindsay
Last Action: 05/20/2005 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of property owners' associations.

HB 2876 Author: Callegari | Gattis | Hope | Howard, Charlie | Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Armbrister
Last Action: 06/18/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to certificates of public convenience and necessity for water service and sewer service.

HB 3002 Author: Hegar | Howard, Charlie | Olivo
Last Action: 05/13/2005 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to the revocation of certain waste-related permits issued by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 3263 Author: Hegar | Howard, Charlie | Olivo
Sponsor: Janek
Last Action: 06/17/2005 E Effective on 9/1/05
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the district attorney and county attorney in Fort Bend County.

HB 3480 Author: Hegar | Howard, Charlie | Olivo
Last Action: 05/18/2005 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of the West Fort Bend Management District; providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.

HB 3482 Author: Hegar | Callegari | Olivo | Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Armbrister
Last Action: 05/28/2005 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the creation of the North Fort Bend Water Authority; providing authority to issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain; providing an administrative penalty.

HJR 6 Author: Chisum | Hartnett | Hopson | Howard, Charlie | McReynolds
Sponsor: Staples
Last Action: 05/25/2005 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that marriage in this state consists only of the union of one man and one woman.

HR 2121 Author: Menendez | Howard, Charlie
Last Action: 06/01/2005 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2005 11:32AM
Caption: In memory of Doris Poole Morris of Houston.

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