Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Sarah Davis
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 11/18/2019

Number of Bills: 90

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (65):
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 274 Author: Davis, Sarah | Howard | Wu
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the establishment of the disaster reinvestment and infrastructure planning board and the creation of the disaster reinvestment and infrastructure planning revolving fund; making an appropriation.

HB 767 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the evaluation of and reporting on certain Medicaid waiver projects.

HB 768 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the reappraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of property damaged in a disaster.

HB 769 Author: Davis, Sarah | Bell, Keith | Calanni
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 05/20/2019 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to the termination of the contract of a superintendent of a school district based on malfeasance.

HB 770 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an electronic database for settlement agreements for certain suits involving minors or incapacitated persons; authorizing a fee.

HB 771 Author: Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the placement of warning signs in areas where the use of a wireless communication device is prohibited.

HB 772 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the offense of operating certain vehicles without a license plate.

HB 773 Author: Davis, Sarah | Guerra
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the cremation of human remains by alkaline hydrolysis.

HB 774 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to restrictions on political contributions and political expenditures by general-purpose political committees.

HB 775 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the reporting of political contributions and political expenditures by out-of-state political committees.

HB 776 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to political contributions by corporations and labor organizations to certain political committees.

HB 777 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to required disclosures on certain mailed political advertising; providing a civil penalty.

HB 778 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the provision of notice by the Texas Ethics Commission.

HB 779 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the ethics of public servants, including the authority and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission, the regulation of certain contributions and expenditures, and the reporting of political contributions and political expenditures and personal financial information; creating a criminal offense.

HB 780 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to lobbying by certain former officers of state government; creating a criminal offense.

HB 781 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to prohibiting political contributions and political expenditures made by certain persons with public funds; creating a criminal offense.

HB 782 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to permitting the Texas Ethics Commission to provide seminars and charge an attendance fee for those seminars.

HB 783 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the contents of and recordkeeping requirements relating to personal financial statements filed with the Texas Ethics Commission.

HB 784 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to conflicts of interest of members of state agency governing boards and governing officers; creating a criminal offense.

HB 786 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Elections: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the making and acceptance of political contributions before, during, or following a special legislative session; creating a criminal offense.

HB 787 Author: Davis, Sarah | Gutierrez | Bailes | Sheffield | Smithee
Last Action: 04/16/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to a study on the state certification of music therapists.

HB 788 Author: Davis, Sarah | White
Last Action: 05/02/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to a study on the assessments used by the Board of Pardons and Paroles to make parole decisions.

HB 789 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Referred to Transportation: Feb 21 2019 11:47AM
Caption: Relating to the height of outdoor advertising signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 790 Author: Davis, Sarah | Farrar | Leach
Last Action: 04/26/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to recovery of attorney's fees in certain civil cases.

HB 937 Author: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas | Johnson, Julie | Howard | Farrar
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage of prescription contraceptive drugs.

HB 938 Author: Davis, Sarah | Farrar | Ramos
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the capacity of certain minors to consent to maternal health care.

HB 939 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/25/2019 H Referred to House Administration: Feb 25 2019 6:10PM
Caption: Relating to contributions and expenditures made in connection with a campaign for speaker of the house of representatives.

HB 940 Author: Davis, Sarah | Minjarez | Meyer | Moody | Collier
Last Action: 04/11/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to the unlawful restraint of a dog; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1110 Author: Davis, Sarah | Deshotel | Zerwas | Meyer | Rose
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy.

HB 1111 Author: Davis, Sarah | Springer | Guerra | Thompson, Senfronia | Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 05/22/2019 S Not again placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to maternal and newborn health care.

HB 1112 Author: Davis, Sarah | Oliverson
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the removal of signs indicating that a freestanding emergency medical care facility is operational.

HB 1113 Author: Davis, Sarah | Price | Thompson, Senfronia | Leach | Coleman
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/21/2019 S Placed on intent calendar
Caption: Relating to state contract limitations and programs for sex trafficking prevention and victim treatment.

HB 1114 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/26/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 26 2019 12:44PM
Caption: Relating to the provision of services to certain children under the Medicaid medical transportation program.

HB 1294 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring certain persons to receive emergency management training.

HB 1295 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to early childhood intervention and rehabilitative and habilitative services.

HB 1296 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of a disaster case management system by the General Land Office.

HB 1297 Author: Davis, Sarah | Price | Moody | Capriglione
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a restriction on the ability of an individual who has engaged in certain actions to be appointed as the executive head of, or be employed as a member of the executive staff of, a state agency.

HB 1298 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Insurance: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to prescription drug cost increases; imposing a civil penalty.

HB 1299 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to requiring the comptroller of public accounts to establish and maintain a political subdivision disaster expenditure database.

HB 1301 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/30/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to requiring a school district corrective action plan to improve district transparency in certain circumstances.

HB 1302 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Mental Health Research Institute; authorizing the issuance of bonds.

HB 1874 Author: Davis, Sarah | Coleman | Howard | Zerwas | Thompson, Senfronia
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to a regenerative medicine registry established by the Texas Regenerative Medicine Coordinating Board.

HB 1875 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 5 2019 12:19PM
Caption: Relating to the times and dates of meetings of the boards of directors of certain political subdivisions.

HB 1876 Author: Davis, Sarah | Nevárez | Turner, Chris | Capriglione | Price
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the ethics of public servants, including regulations related to certain political contributions, lobbying activities, reports, and disclosures; creating criminal offenses.

HB 1877 Author: Davis, Sarah | Nevárez | Turner, Chris | Capriglione | Price
Last Action: 03/20/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the ethics of public servants, including regulations relating to certain contributions, expenditures, and reports, and certain authority and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1878 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/05/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 5 2019 12:19PM
Caption: Relating to a report on the quality of care provided to and quality of life of assisted living facility residents.

HB 1879 Author: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas | Hinojosa | Thompson, Senfronia | Miller
Last Action: 05/06/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the automatic enrollment of certain women in Medicaid and the Healthy Texas Women program.

HB 1880 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/13/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan provider networks; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing an assessment.

HB 2284 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the representation of an individual or legal entity by a member of the legislature for compensation before a state agency.

HB 2285 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to administrative penalties assessed against certain nursing facilities for the improper discharge or transfer of a resident.

HB 2453 Author: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas | Krause | Bonnen, Greg | Turner, Chris
Last Action: 05/02/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of Medicaid, including the Medicaid managed care program.

HB 3478 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to an independent medical review of certain determinations by the Health and Human Services Commission or a Medicaid managed care organization.

HB 3481 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to investigation of fraud, waste, and abuse in Medicaid managed care by the Health and Human Services Commission's office of inspector general.

HB 3482 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to the designation of centers of excellence for the early diagnosis and treatment of placental disorders.

HB 3485 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/18/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 18 2019 4:58PM
Caption: Relating to the billing codes used for the administration of tissue plasminogen activator by ambulance providers under the Medicaid and Medicare programs.

HCR 121 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/13/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the founding of Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy.

HCR 143 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/01/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Designating May 1 as Texans Medical Record Checkup Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2019.

HJR 145 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Received from the House
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide financial assistance to political subdivisions located in areas of the state affected by a disaster.

HR 161 Author: Davis, Sarah | Zerwas
Last Action: 02/21/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 21 2019 7:46PM
Caption: Congratulating James P. Allison of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center on his receipt of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

HR 266 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2019 10:38AM
Caption: Commemorating the 75th anniversary of Congregation Emanu El in Houston.

HR 414 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/14/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 14 2019 7:38PM
Caption: Recognizing April 25, 2019, as Texas Federation of Republican Women Day.

HR 1227 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/18/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 18 2019 5:21PM
Caption: Commemorating the 25th anniversary of Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy.

HR 1284 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 24 2019 1:00PM
Caption: Commending Tena Lundquist Faust and Tama Lundquist for their many achievements as copresidents of Houston PetSet.

HR 1452 Author: Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 9 2019 4:01PM
Caption: In memory of Clive Runnells Jr. of Houston.

Joint Author (25):
HB 39 Author: Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Turner, Chris
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the repeal of certain time limitations on the award of grants by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Oversight Committee.

HB 146 Author: Minjarez | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the adoption of cats and dogs previously used for research.

HB 170 Author: Bernal | Guillen | Thompson, Senfronia | Davis, Sarah | Zerwas
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to coverage for mammography under certain health benefit plans.

HB 217 Author: Gervin-Hawkins | Thompson, Senfronia | Lopez | Davis, Sarah | Guillen
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for hair prostheses for cancer patients.

HB 342 Author: Cortez | Rose | Davis, Sarah | Bernal | Sheffield
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to eligibility for the medical assistance program and enrollment in the child health plan program.

HB 449 Author: Turner, Chris | Neave | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a requirement that a public or private institution of higher education include a notation on a student's transcript under certain circumstances.

HB 450 Author: Turner, Chris | Davis, Sarah
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to public access to personal financial statements filed by public officials and candidates.

HB 793 Author: King, Phil | Goldman | Davis, Sarah | Parker | Oliverson
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to certain government contracts with companies that boycott Israel.

HB 800 Author: Howard | Davis, Sarah | Collier | Sheffield
Last Action: 04/29/2019 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to covered benefits under the child health plan.

HB 1264 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Howard | Johnson, Julie
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/07/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to pharmacist communications to prescribing practitioners regarding certain dispensed biological products.

HB 1359 Author: Wu | King, Phil | Davis, Sarah | Longoria
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to an attorney identification card for entrance into a building that houses a court; authorizing a fee.

HB 1536 Author: Miller | Raymond | Parker | Davis, Sarah | Zerwas
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to trauma-informed care for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services, trauma-informed care training for certain department employees, and the establishment of the Trauma-Informed Care Task Force.

HB 1635 Author: Miller | Davis, Sarah | Guillen | Raymond
Last Action: 05/13/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for early childhood intervention services.

HB 1647 Author: Deshotel | Davis, Sarah | Beckley
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the development of a dental services benefit under Medicaid for adult recipients with disabilities and a pilot program to provide those services.

HB 1785 Author: Capriglione | Davis, Sarah
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 05/23/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the information required to be disclosed in a registration form for lobbyists.

HB 1968 Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | Johnson, Julie | Davis, Sarah | Vo | Paul
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to coverage for treatment of craniofacial abnormalities under certain health benefit plans.

HB 2048 Author: Zerwas | Darby | Krause | Davis, Sarah | Howard
Sponsor: Huffman
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; eliminating program surcharges; authorizing and increasing criminal fines; increasing a fee.

HB 2279 Author: Zwiener | Anchia | Button | Davis, Sarah | Morrison
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace.

HB 3182 Author: Oliverson | Davis, Sarah | Martinez Fischer
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the status of certain medical residents and fellows as governmental employees for purposes of the Texas Tort Claims Act.

HB 3699 Author: Turner, John | Davis, Sarah | Sheffield | Cortez
Last Action: 04/22/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Health and Human Services Commission to obtain criminal history record information.

HB 3748 Author: Krause | Parker | Leach | Davis, Sarah | Meyer
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Human Services: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Relating to the coordination of private health benefits with Medicaid benefits.

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.

HCR 42 Author: Wu | Davis, Sarah | Zerwas | Turner, Chris | Morrison
Sponsor: Alvarado
Last Action: 05/29/2019 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Designating February 26 as Bone Marrow, Blood, and Organ Donation Registry Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2019.

HJR 12 Author: Zerwas | Davis, Sarah | Thompson, Senfronia | Morrison | Coleman
Sponsor: Nelson | Watson
Last Action: 05/14/2019 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to increase the maximum bond amount authorized for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

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