Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Sarah Davis
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/21/2017

Number of Bills: 72

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (54):
HB 22 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/20/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; creating a criminal offense.

HB 23 Author: Davis, Sarah | Márquez
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to disclosure of certain relationships with local government officers and vendors; creating criminal offenses.

HB 24 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to political contributions and political expenditures; amending provisions subject to a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.

HB 603 Author: Davis, Sarah | Springer | Leach | Guillen
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/30/2015 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to civil and criminal liability for the unlawful disclosure or promotion of certain intimate visual material; creating an offense.

HB 604 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/14/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the collection of certain judgments through court proceeding.

HB 605 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for taxable entities that pay employees during jury selection or jury service.

HB 606 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a study on the benefits of prenatal surgical procedures to treat birth defects.

HB 607 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the State Supported Living Center Realignment Commission.

HB 608 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to vaccines authorized under the adult safety net vaccination program.

HB 609 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/23/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Feb 23 2015 3:22PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund a personalized cancer care building at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.

HB 610 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the statute of limitations for an action on a credit card account.

HB 611 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to reporting requirements concerning Ebola virus disease.

HB 612 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/06/2015 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to license plates issued to female veterans with disabilities.

HB 613 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to sunset review of certain municipal management districts.

HB 614 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/25/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to establishing an advance directive registry.

HB 1384 Author: Davis, Sarah | Laubenberg | Peña | Raney | Muñoz, Jr.
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.

HB 1495 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/09/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 9 2015 5:22PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing the electronic transmission of certain communications related to the prevention of communicable diseases.

HB 1496 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to search warrants issued to obtain a DNA specimen through a buccal swab or another method.

HB 1498 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to student use of sunscreen products in public schools.

HB 1499 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to giving notice of certain information about an election electronically.

HB 2055 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the establishment of a sentinel surveillance program for emerging and neglected tropical diseases.

HB 2131 Author: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas | Burkett
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the designation of centers of excellence to achieve healthy fetal outcomes in this state.

HB 2267 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Motion to reconsider fails
Caption: Relating to the requirement to obtain a license to practice as an anesthesiologist assistant; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 2353 Author: Davis, Sarah | Wu
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/27/2015 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the creation of Saint George Place Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments.

HB 2897 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the identification requirements of certain health care providers associated with a hospital.

HB 2898 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 17 2015 11:11AM
Caption: Relating to certain procedures, civil penalties, and remedies under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act.

HB 2902 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 16 2015 4:36PM
Caption: Relating to studies and reports on immunization exemptions.

HB 2903 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Garcia
Last Action: 05/26/2015 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to training requirements for certain child-care workers.

HB 2904 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to dismissal of certain actions for an asbestos-related or silica-related injury.

HB 2905 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/05/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the issuance of Texas Medical Center specialty license plates.

HB 2906 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to certain diagnostic testing during pregnancy.

HB 3448 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/27/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 27 2015 4:11PM
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3509 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/24/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to contributions and expenditures made in connection with a campaign for speaker of the house of representatives.

HB 3511 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the contents of financial statements filed by certain persons; adding a provision subject to criminal penalties.

HB 3512 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to lobbying activities and the registration of lobbyists.

HB 3515 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to General Investigating & Ethics: Mar 18 2015 3:52PM
Caption: Relating to reporting of certain expenditures by registered lobbyists.

HB 3517 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to requirements governing registration and authorized activities of certain lobbyists; expanding the applicability of an occupational registration.

HB 3736 Author: Davis, Sarah | Fallon
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to conflicts of interest by members of state agency governing boards and governing officers and the contents and amendment of financial statements filed by certain persons; creating a criminal offense.

HB 4048 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Mar 24 2015 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to mental health assessments and evaluations of children in foster care.

HR 752 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/06/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 6 2015 6:48PM
Caption: Welcoming the Greater Houston Women's Chamber of Commerce governmental affairs committee to the State Capitol.

HR 1028 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 10:46AM
Caption: Honoring the Art of Leadership program and artists Kelley Devine, Mario Gonzalez Figueroa Jr., Jennifer Hannaford, Robert Hodge, Taft McWhorter, and Steven Silverstein.

HR 1599 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 20 2015 7:42PM
Caption: Congratulating Officer Jeanette Palmire on her retirement from the Bellaire Police Department.

HR 1690 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 8:25AM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Richard Brown of West University Place on his receipt of the 2015 George T. Caldwell Award from the Texas Society of Pathologists.

HR 1691 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 8:26AM
Caption: In memory of Walter Kase of Houston.

HR 1692 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 9:13AM
Caption: In memory of Jeremy Davis Brown of Austin.

HR 1693 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 9:11AM
Caption: Congratulating Cletus and Betty Wark of West University Place on their 66th wedding anniversary.

HR 1694 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 9:08AM
Caption: In memory of Larry Richard Larsen of Houston.

HR 1695 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/30/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 30 2015 9:06AM
Caption: In memory of Robert Crayford Lee of Houston.

HR 2505 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: May 8 2015 6:04PM
Caption: Condemning anti-Semitism and expressing opposition to the international Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.

HR 2506 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/21/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 21 2015 7:01PM
Caption: Congratulating Ester W. Quan of Bellaire on her 90th birthday.

HR 2507 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Honoring Dr. Cesar A. Arias of Bellaire on being elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation.

HR 2508 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 2:54PM
Caption: Congratulating Cassie Gianni on becoming the first Rangel Graduate Fellow from the University of Houston.

HR 2923 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 3:19PM
Caption: Recognizing May 2015 as Hepatitis C Awareness Month in Texas.

HR 3199 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 06/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 1 2015 10:57AM
Caption: In memory of Louise W. Ware of Bellaire.

Joint Author (18):
HB 21 Author: Kacal | King, Ken | Rodriguez, Eddie | Parker | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to authorizing patients with certain terminal illnesses to access certain investigational drugs, biological products, and devices that are in clinical trials.

HB 537 Author: Anchia | Davis, Sarah | Israel | Coleman | González, Mary
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the information on the supplementary birth certificate of an adopted child.

HB 751 Author: Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Sheffield | Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the prescription and pharmaceutical substitution of biological products; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 1079 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Davis, Sarah | Alonzo | Sheets | Villalba
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the distribution of certain civil penalties, payments, and civil restitution received by the attorney general.

HB 1282 Author: Zerwas | Howard | Davis, Sarah | Sheffield | Farrar
Last Action: 05/04/2015 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to a human papillomavirus-associated cancer strategic plan developed by the Department of State Health Services.

HB 1293 Author: Alvarado | Herrero | Davis, Sarah | Dale | Moody
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/10/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of identifying information of victims of stalking; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1354 Author: Howard | Capriglione | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/28/2015 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a select interim committee to undertake a comprehensive review of personal financial disclosures made to the Texas Ethics Commission and certain other authorities.

HB 1437 Author: Turner, Sylvester | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain dedicated accounts in the general revenue fund that fund trauma facilities and emergency medical services.

HB 1690 Author: King, Phil | Bonnen, Dennis | Davis, Sarah | Sheets | Smithee
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the investigation and prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses.

HB 2536 Author: Harless | Dutton | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to jurisdiction in an eminent domain proceeding in Harris County.

HB 2629 Author: Kacal | Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Geren | Davis, Sarah | Meyer
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to unauthorized persons at public or private institutions of higher education in this state and to trespass, damage, or defacement occurring on the grounds of those institutions; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty and creating offenses.

HB 2694 Author: Button | Márquez | Bohac | Parker | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for certain items sold by small businesses in this state during a limited period.

HB 3006 Author: Coleman | Bonnen, Greg | Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Sheffield
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the distribution and use of certain penalties paid by health maintenance organizations and insurers for violating certain provisions governing prompt payment of physicians and health care providers.

HB 3183 Author: Naishtat | Farrar | Collier | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to an advance directive and do-not-resuscitate order of a pregnant patient.

HB 4062 Author: Coleman | Keffer | Thompson, Senfronia | Davis, Sarah | Zerwas
Last Action: 05/12/2015 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to limitations on the percentage of money awarded by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas for certain uses.

HR 160 Author: Sanford | Leach | Phillips | Davis, Sarah | Hughes
Last Action: 02/20/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 20 2015 8:22PM
Caption: Congratulating the Baylor University football team for its outstanding 2014-2015 season.

HR 253 Author: Harless | Gonzales, Larry | Farney | Israel | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 19 2015 8:44AM
Caption: Recognizing February 11, 2015, as Community Impact Newspaper Day at the State Capitol.

HR 255 Author: Wu | Naishtat | Farrar | Thompson, Senfronia | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 3 2015 2:14PM
Caption: Commending Marvin Rich of Houston for his outstanding service in behalf of the Anti-Defamation League.

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