Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Sam Harless
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 9/22/2019

Number of Bills: 25

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (14):
HB 738 Author: Harless
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Reported favorably as substituted
Caption: Relating to the entry of certain bond conditions into the Texas Crime Information Center.

HB 739 Author: Harless | Guillen | Raymond | Canales | Lozano
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to tuition and fees for certain military spouses and dependents.

HB 1396 Author: Harless
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to serve on the board of a property owners' association.

HB 1488 Author: Harless
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 05/27/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to financing of recreational facilities by the Charterwood Municipal Utility District of Harris County; providing authority to issue bonds.

HB 2538 Author: Harless
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to participation in the Texas County and District Retirement System.

HB 2717 Author: Harless
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to the use of a turn signal before turning a vehicle.

HB 3271 Author: Harless
Last Action: 04/02/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the removal of certain alcoholic beverages that become unfit for consumption after a natural disaster.

HB 3753 Author: Harless | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Murphy | Hernandez
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of a county fire marshal to provide fire-related training programs for first responders.

HB 3782 Author: Harless | Davis, Sarah | Murphy | Thompson, Senfronia | Perez
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the right to remove property encroaching on areas owned or controlled by the Harris County Flood Control District.

HB 4646 Author: Harless
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Cy-Champ Public Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose a tax.

HR 620 Author: Harless
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 13 2019 10:01AM
Caption: In memory of Narda Rignault Martin of Spring.

HR 637 Author: Harless
Last Action: 03/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2019 10:01AM
Caption: Commemorating the 150th anniversary of Pilgrim Branch Missionary Baptist Church in Houston.

HR 650 Author: Harless
Last Action: 03/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 22 2019 10:07AM
Caption: Congratulating Claudia Favela of Spring on her selection as a Distinguished Finalist in the 2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program.

HR 1999 Author: Harless
Last Action: 05/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 28 2019 6:42PM
Caption: Congratulating the baseball team from Northland Christian School in Houston on winning the 2019 TAPPS Division III state championship.

Joint Author (11):
HB 5 Author: Phelan | Bonnen, Greg | Harless | Morrison | Deshotel
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to debris management and other disaster recovery efforts.

HB 12 Author: Davis, Sarah | Harless | Price | Zerwas | Guerra
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to early childhood intervention and rehabilitative and habilitative services.

HB 885 Author: Raney | Stucky | Anchia | Harless | Lambert
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to wage requirements for community rehabilitation programs participating in the purchasing from people with disabilities program.

HB 1865 Author: Landgraf | Thompson, Senfronia | Meyer | Ortega | Harless
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy; requiring a student permit; authorizing fees.

HB 2511 Author: Allen | Harless | Guillen
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 05/16/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the content of a public school campus improvement plan.

HB 2553 Author: King, Phil | Patterson | Harless | Parker | Hernandez
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to regulation of mergers and consolidations of power generation companies.

HB 2602 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Harless
Last Action: 04/16/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle dealership by certain manufacturers.

HB 2747 Author: Ortega | Landgraf | Thompson, Senfronia | Harless | Ramos
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapy.

HR 270 Author: Rosenthal | Bohac | Harless | Calanni
Last Action: 03/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2019 3:53PM
Caption: Congratulating Darynda Klein on her selection as the 2018-2019 Elementary Principal of the Year by the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District.

HR 271 Author: Rosenthal | Bohac | Harless | Calanni
Last Action: 03/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2019 4:44PM
Caption: Congratulating Stephanie Meshell on her selection as the 2018-2019 Secondary Principal of the Year by the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District.

HR 320 Author: Rosenthal | Bohac | Harless | Calanni
Last Action: 03/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2019 3:56PM
Caption: Congratulating Cypress Ranch High School baseball coach Corey Cephus on being named the 2017-2018 Texas Coach of the Year for boys' baseball by the National Federation of State High School Associations.

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