Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/24/2017

Number of Bills: 46

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (36):
HB 48 Author: McClendon | Leach | Herrero | Moody | Simpson
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/01/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of a commission to review convictions after exoneration and to prevent wrongful convictions.

HB 53 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 04/01/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.

HB 61 Author: McClendon | Vo | Anchia | Wu | Darby
Last Action: 05/13/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to a single common course numbering system for public institutions of higher education in this state.

HB 65 Author: McClendon | Naishtat | Zerwas | Coleman
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Referred to Health & Human Services
Caption: Relating to disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain communicable diseases; authorizing fees.

HB 69 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 02/09/2015 H Referred to Juvenile Justice & Family Issues: Feb 9 2015 2:57PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Juvenile Court Jurisdiction Task Force.

HB 127 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Ellis
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 1/1/16
Caption: Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor recipients of the Commendation Medal.

HB 371 Author: McClendon | Blanco
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to certain extensions of consumer credit facilitated by a credit access business for certain military personnel or their dependents.

HB 383 Author: McClendon | Israel
Last Action: 04/16/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to unprotected road users; providing penalties; creating an offense.

HB 392 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 04/20/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to authorizing an optional county fee for vehicle registration to fund certain transportation projects.

HB 393 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 04/13/2015 H Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
Caption: Relating to the registration fee for motor vehicles with a gross weight of 6,000 pounds or less.

HB 394 Author: McClendon | Guillen
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/09/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the information in ad valorem tax appraisal records that may not be posted on the Internet by an appraisal district.

HB 395 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to the rates of the state motor fuel taxes and to the use of additional revenue derived from those taxes; increasing the rates of certain taxes.

HB 396 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the state minimum wage, including adjustments based on the consumer price index and authorization for a county or municipality to establish a local minimum wage.

HB 457 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the Texas emissions reduction plan, including the use of money in the Texas emissions reduction plan fund for rail projects.

HB 532 Author: McClendon | Collier | Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the ability of a nonexempt employee to participate in certain academic, extracurricular, and developmental activities of the employee's child.

HB 649 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 04/08/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the disclosure to a state agency of certain information used or considered in the performance of a contract or agreement with the agency.

HB 1255 Author: McClendon | Gutierrez | Galindo | Farias | Bernal
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Facilities Commission to manage a construction project at the site of the G. J. Sutton State Office Complex in Bexar County.

HB 1311 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/16/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the confidentiality of personal information concerning certain employees currently or formerly involved in the Texas juvenile justice system.

HB 1434 Author: McClendon | Howard | Naishtat
Last Action: 04/14/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the assignment of certain behavioral health professionals and school counselors to a public school campus.

HB 1491 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the publication of confidential criminal and juvenile justice records of certain juveniles; providing civil penalties.

HB 1549 Author: McClendon
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to nonsubstantive corrections in statutes to references to the Texas Youth Commission and Texas Juvenile Probation Commission.

HB 1586 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 05/14/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department and its facilities, to the operation of post-adjudication secure correctional facilities for juvenile offenders, and to the commitment and placement of juvenile offenders.

HB 1956 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

HB 3184 Author: McClendon | Keough
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs; authorizing fees.

HB 3686 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 04/22/2015 H Left pending in subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the dedication of certain fee revenue to automobile burglary and theft prevention and establishing a trust fund for the deposit of that revenue.

HB 4114 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 05/06/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the publication, republication, or other dissemination of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; increasing a civil penalty.

HR 617 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 02/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2015 2:43PM
Caption: Recognizing February 24, 2015, as VIVA San Antonio Day at the State Capitol.

HR 710 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 02/25/2015 H Reported enrolled: Feb 25 2015 3:02PM
Caption: Honoring the Texas Cultural Trust and the recipients of the 2015 Texas Medal of Arts Awards.

HR 892 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 03/24/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 24 2015 11:34AM
Caption: Commending the City of San Antonio for its effort to gain World Heritage Site designation for its five Spanish missions.

HR 1444 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 12:12PM
Caption: Recognizing April 2015 as Minority Cancer Awareness Month.

HR 3169 Author: McClendon | Dukes
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 5:19PM
Caption: Commending Sandy M. Herrera for her service as a McClendon Legislative Scholar in the office of State Representative Dawnna Dukes.

HR 3170 Author: McClendon | Rose
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 5:20PM
Caption: Commending Rohit Chandan for his service as a McClendon Legislative Scholar in the office of State Representative Toni Rose.

HR 3171 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 05/31/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2015 5:19PM
Caption: Commending Katrina Parkey for her service as a McClendon Legislative Scholar in the office of Speaker Joe Straus.

HR 3172 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 06/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2015 4:28PM
Caption: Honoring Heather Riddle for her service as a McClendon Scholar in the office of Speaker Joe Straus during the 84th Texas Legislature.

HR 3173 Author: McClendon
Last Action: 06/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2015 2:01PM
Caption: Honoring Eduardo Zerbe for his service as a McClendon Scholar in the office of State Representative Ruth Jones McClendon during the 84th Texas Legislature.

HR 3174 Author: McClendon | Martinez, "Mando"
Last Action: 06/02/2015 H Reported enrolled: Jun 2 2015 1:40PM
Caption: Honoring Roderick Taylor for his service as a McClendon Scholar in the office of State Representative Armando Martinez during the 84th Texas Legislature.

Joint Author (10):
HB 298 Author: Wu | Morrison | Alvarado | King, Ken | McClendon
Last Action: 05/05/2015 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education.

HB 319 Author: Keough | McClendon
Last Action: 02/11/2015 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 11 2015 11:25AM
Caption: Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of victim-offender mediation programs.

HB 1205 Author: Dutton | McClendon | Wu | Rose | Guillen
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the age of criminal responsibility and to certain substantive and procedural matters related to that age.

HB 1324 Author: Israel | Workman | McClendon | Collier | Rodriguez, Eddie
Last Action: 05/14/2015 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties.

HB 3089 Author: Galindo | Bernal | McClendon | Martinez Fischer | Minjarez
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in certain residential high-rise buildings in certain counties; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3349 Author: Rodriguez, Justin | Larson | McClendon | Farias | Martinez Fischer
Last Action: 03/30/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the retirement system in certain municipalities for firefighters and police officers.

HB 3823 Author: Price | Keough | McClendon | Frullo | Zerwas
Sponsor: Rodríguez
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to rate-setting and data collection processes under the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly.

HR 100 Author: Flynn | Geren | Thompson, Senfronia | McClendon | Hughes
Last Action: 05/08/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 8 2015 12:22PM
Caption: In memory of Julia Alexandra Bass, former journal clerk of the Texas House of Representatives.

HR 2043 Author: White, James | McClendon
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 1:39PM
Caption: Congratulating Freddy James Anderson of San Antonio on his induction into the Prairie View Interscholastic League Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

HR 2802 Author: Villalba | McClendon | Kacal
Last Action: 05/23/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 23 2015 1:31PM
Caption: Commending Linda Christofilis for her years of service to the State of Texas.

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