Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Wayne Faircloth
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/19/2017

Number of Bills: 63

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (39):
HB 1625 Author: Faircloth | Guillen | Keough | Gutierrez
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to an exemption from the sales and use tax for certain lightbulbs for a limited period.

HB 1687 Author: Faircloth | Thompson, Ed | Deshotel | Hunter | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 05/15/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to a study of the feasibility and desirability of creating and maintaining a coastal barrier system.

HB 1688 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to proceedings held in auxiliary facilities outside certain county seats.

HB 1689 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/09/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 9 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund an interprofessional health education center at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

HB 1957 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/26/2015 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the definition of urban transit district.

HB 2180 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to the creation of criminal law magistrates for Galveston County.

HB 2181 Author: Faircloth | Smith
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to designating the Interstate Highway 45 causeway to Galveston the George and Cynthia Mitchell Memorial Causeway.

HB 2431 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain notices provided by the assessor or collector for, or an agent of, a taxing unit.

HB 2432 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
Caption: Relating to the procedure for the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by certain special districts.

HB 2784 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate camping on public beaches; adding a provision that may be subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 3119 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the early voting period in a runoff election.

HB 3120 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to compensation for attending a training program to become an election judge or clerk in certain elections.

HB 3122 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/14/2015 S Referred to State Affairs
Caption: Relating to ballots counted by the early voting ballot board.

HB 3157 Author: Faircloth
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to notice of cancellation of elections.

HB 3381 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 17 2015 6:30PM
Caption: Relating to submission and payment of claims under long-term care benefit plans; imposing a penalty.

HB 3388 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to increasing the fee on conviction paid by a defendant for a peace officer committing or releasing the defendant.

HB 3521 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of limited purpose public junior college districts by certain independent school districts.

HB 3740 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for a person arrested for a Class A misdemeanor or felony offense.

HB 4045 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the issuance of certain search warrants.

HCR 122 Author: Faircloth
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating the Texas Gulf shrimp as the Official State Crustacean of Texas.

HCR 133 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/24/2015 H Filed
Caption: Requesting that the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house of representatives create a joint interim committee to study oyster resource management in Texas waterways.

HR 353 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 02/18/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 18 2015 9:30AM
Caption: Recognizing February 10, 2015, as Chambers County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 397 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 03/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 1 2015 12:58PM
Caption: Congratulating former U.S. Army lieutenant Ross Novelli Sr. of Galveston on receiving the French Legion of Honor.

HR 1548 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 2 2015 9:24AM
Caption: Recognizing March 30, 2015, as Galveston County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1605 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 10:01AM
Caption: Expressing a commitment to the elimination of illegal fishing and urging Congress to take action to end illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing in our sovereign waters.

HR 1788 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 04/15/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 15 2015 3:04PM
Caption: Welcoming members of Leadership Mainland to the State Capitol.

HR 1897 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:13AM
Caption: Congratulating Rusty Senac on his selection as 2014 Person of the Year by the West Chambers County Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1898 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:12AM
Caption: In memory of Lawrence John Del Papa Sr. of Galveston.

HR 1919 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:02AM
Caption: Commemorating the 175th anniversary of the founding of First Presbyterian Church in Galveston.

HR 1950 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 12:01PM
Caption: Recognizing Shriners Hospital for Children at Galveston for its work in the community and its commitment to burn research.

HR 2390 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 3:08PM
Caption: In memory of Dr. Edwin Joseph Morrow Jr. of Houston.

HR 2462 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/21/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 21 2015 7:01PM
Caption: In memory of U.S. Army Specialist Keith Erin Grace Jr. of Baytown.

HR 2463 Author: Faircloth | Smith
Last Action: 05/21/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 21 2015 7:01PM
Caption: Honoring the life and service of Private First Class Wesley R. Riggs of Baytown.

HR 2464 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 27 2015 1:53PM
Caption: Honoring The University of Texas Medical Branch for its development of a promising Ebola vaccine.

HR 2724 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 26 2015 3:43PM
Caption: Honoring Eddie Janek Sr. of Galveston for his service to his community and his country.

HR 2992 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 9:36PM
Caption: Recognizing Hey Mikey's Ice Cream of Galveston.

HR 2993 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 8:18PM
Caption: In memory of Annie Mae Charles of Galveston.

HR 2994 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 7:30PM
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Gary Lamar Collins of Hardin and commemorating the 2015 Concert for Hope.

HR 3530 Author: Faircloth
Last Action: 06/03/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 3 2015 9:28AM
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Texas.

Joint Author (24):
HB 456 Author: Gutierrez | Villalba | Faircloth | Sheffield | Zerwas
Last Action: 05/19/2015 S Referred to Administration
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the use and possession of e-cigarettes on school property.

HB 619 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Hunter | Harless | Keough | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H 1 hr. notice-for reconsideration
Caption: Relating to an exemption from and a limitation on the sales tax imposed on certain boats and boat motors.

HB 639 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Faircloth
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to the registration and certification of county tax assessor-collectors and their employees.

HB 725 Author: Turner, Sylvester | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the appeal of waiver of jurisdiction and transfer to criminal court in juvenile cases.

HB 941 Author: Hernandez | Faircloth
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 05/29/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.

HB 1000 Author: Zerwas | Faircloth
Sponsor: Seliger
Last Action: 06/03/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to state support for general academic teaching institutions in this state.

HB 1156 Author: Alvarado | Button | Rodriguez, Eddie | Gonzales, Larry | Faircloth
Last Action: 03/19/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an electronic information and application system for state and local incentives for economic development purposes.

HB 1213 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Bonnen, Dennis | Faircloth
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of amusement redemption machine game rooms in certain counties.

HB 1244 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Bonnen, Greg | Faircloth
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to building code requirements for residential property insured by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

HB 1392 Author: Bell | Keough | Faircloth | Thompson, Ed | Wu
Last Action: 04/13/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the recovery of stranded oil, gas, or oil and gas from depleting Cenozoic Era reservoirs.

HB 1769 Author: Zerwas | Faircloth
Sponsor: Uresti
Last Action: 05/23/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to requirements for assisted living facility license applicants.

HB 1875 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Smith | Faircloth
Last Action: 03/11/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 11 2015 6:14PM
Caption: Relating to an allotment under the public school finance system for the cost of windstorm and hail insurance.

HB 1927 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Faircloth | Laubenberg | Fallon | Guillen
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the procedures for applying for a ballot to be voted by mail; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2027 Author: Bonnen, Greg | Faircloth | Laubenberg | Fallon | Villalba
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to establishing precincts for elections held on a uniform election date by certain political subdivisions.

HB 2182 Author: Clardy | Kuempel | Faircloth
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the collection and refunding of certain fees and deposits by a county clerk or district clerk; increasing certain fees.

HB 2578 Author: Price | Faircloth
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/28/2015 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the efficiency of and consolidation of powers and duties within the health and human services system.

HB 2747 Author: Landgraf | Faircloth
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to qualifications to serve as a petit juror.

HB 3097 Author: Paul | Thompson, Ed | Bonnen, Dennis | Faircloth | Miller, Doug
Last Action: 05/07/2015 H Returned to committee: May 7 2015 1:30PM
Caption: Relating to the governance and operation of municipal management districts.

HB 3499 Author: Alvarado | Hughes | Faircloth
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 18 2015 3:52PM
Caption: Relating to the labeling of genetically modified food; authorizing a civil penalty.

HB 4001 Author: Raymond | Faircloth
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to providers of certain home and community support services; authorizing a fee, providing penalties, and requiring an occupational license.

HR 282 Author: Otto | Faircloth | Deshotel | White, James | Phelan
Last Action: 02/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 4 2015 11:08AM
Caption: Recognizing February 3, 2015, as Leadership Southeast Texas Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1900 Author: Wu | Faircloth | Bonnen, Greg
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 12 2015 11:10AM
Caption: Congratulating T. J. Aulds and Dr. Beth Lewis of League City on their marriage.

HR 2127 Author: Smith | Faircloth | Peña | Otto
Last Action: 05/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 4 2015 3:48PM
Caption: Congratulating the Mendoza Debate Society at Lee College in Baytown on its myriad achievements from 2013-2015.

HR 3472 Author: Hughes | Faircloth
Last Action: 06/04/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 4 2015 9:23AM
Caption: Commemorating the 175th anniversary of the John Wingate and Elizabeth Truitt Log Cabin.

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