Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Debbie Riddle
84th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 10/23/2017

Number of Bills: 54

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (34):
HB 372 Author: Riddle | White, James | Murphy | Deshotel
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the monitoring of the Internet access of certain sex offenders placed on community supervision or released on parole or to mandatory supervision.

HB 415 Author: Riddle | Phillips
Last Action: 02/16/2015 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Feb 16 2015 2:50PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties.

HB 416 Author: Riddle | Clardy | Bohac | Miller, Rick | Cyrier
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 06/19/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to requiring personnel of abortion facilities and certain other facilities performing abortions to complete training on human trafficking.

HB 525 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 02/19/2015 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 19 2015 11:53AM
Caption: Relating to a franchise tax credit for wages paid to certain employees.

HB 526 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 02/16/2015 H Referred to Human Services: Feb 16 2015 2:50PM
Caption: Relating to financial eligibility for the Texas home living (TxHmL) waiver program.

HB 776 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 02/26/2015 H Referred to General Investigating & Ethics: Feb 26 2015 4:54PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of a public integrity unit in the office of the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud or the imposition of the motor fuels tax.

HB 777 Author: Riddle | Anderson, Rodney
Last Action: 05/18/2015 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the punishment for the offense of indecent exposure.

HB 1568 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/09/2015 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Mar 9 2015 3:35PM
Caption: Relating to the evaluation of applications for certain financial assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 1643 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 06/15/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to abatement of public nuisances on certain undeveloped land; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 1747 Author: Riddle | Keough
Last Action: 03/13/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 13 2015 6:08PM
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of entry of a person into a public restroom designated for the opposite sex as disorderly conduct.

HB 1748 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/27/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 27 2015 4:11PM
Caption: Relating to the use of public locker rooms, shower facilities, and toilet facilities; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2299 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain laws concerning community supervision granted in criminal cases, including conforming amendments.

HB 2300 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to eliminating telegraph transmission as a method to communicate certain information in a criminal case.

HB 2301 Author: Riddle | Guillen | Miller, Rick | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 21 2015 10:44PM
Caption: Relating to time credits awarded against the cumulative period of commitment or treatment of certain defendants determined to be incompetent to stand trial.

HB 2302 Author: Riddle | Rose
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 05/24/2015 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 24 2015 10:22PM
Caption: Relating to the mandatory dismissal of misdemeanor charges against certain defendants determined to be incompetent to stand trial.

HB 2711 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 04/06/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to transportation of an individual with a mental illness by emergency medical services personnel.

HB 3436 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Mar 18 2015 3:52PM
Caption: Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored.

HB 3437 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to application requirements for low income housing tax credits.

HB 3438 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the transfer of surplus or salvage state agency property.

HB 3439 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the donation of property from a state agency to an assistance organization or a local governmental entity.

HB 3441 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/18/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 18 2015 3:52PM
Caption: Relating to the date of the election for trustees of an independent school district.

HB 4197 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Pine Forest Municipal Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds and impose a tax.

HB 4206 Author: Riddle
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Dowdell Public Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.

HCR 102 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 04/06/2015 H Referred to International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs: Apr 6 2015 2:13PM
Caption: Congratulating Benjamin Netanyahu on his reelection as prime minister of Israel.

HJR 65 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/03/2015 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 3 2015 2:02PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the prohibition of government interference with certain speech by religious leaders and students.

HJR 69 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 01/16/2015 H Filed
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the attorney general to prosecute offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses, and offenses involving insurance fraud or the imposition of the motor fuels tax.

HR 453 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/16/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 16 2015 4:38PM
Caption: In memory of Dr. Bruce D. Krutsinger of Houston.

HR 518 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/11/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 11 2015 10:23AM
Caption: Congratulating Regina Boutte on her retirement from the Spring Independent School District.

HR 605 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/17/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 17 2015 8:57PM
Caption: Recognizing the tribute to veterans of the Battle of Iwo Jima that is being hosted by the Marine Corps Coordinating Council of the Houston-Galveston area on the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima.

HR 791 Author: Riddle | Harless
Last Action: 03/11/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 11 2015 11:27AM
Caption: In memory of Spencer Paul Golvach of Houston.

HR 1176 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/26/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 26 2015 9:32PM
Caption: Congratulating Alex Elliott of Plano on his Bar Mitzvah.

HR 1260 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 03/27/2015 H Reported enrolled: Mar 27 2015 9:22PM
Caption: In memory of former Ponderosa Fire Department fire chief John Peter O'Gorman.

HR 1511 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 04/21/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 21 2015 6:45PM
Caption: Congratulating Sanah Jivani of Spring for being named a Distinguished Finalist in the 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program.

HR 1703 Author: Riddle
Last Action: 04/01/2015 H Reported enrolled: Apr 1 2015 7:03PM
Caption: In memory of Daniel D. Groover of the Houston Fire Department.

Joint Author (20):
HB 326 Author: Wu | Fletcher | Moody | Riddle | Price
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to information provided by electronic means in support of the issuance of a search warrant.

HB 352 Author: King, Ken | Kacal | Metcalf | Kuempel | Riddle
Last Action: 04/13/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the drug testing of certain persons seeking benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.

HB 910 Author: Phillips | Flynn | White, James | Riddle | Guillen
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 06/13/2015 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun; creating criminal offenses.

HB 964 Author: Howard | Darby | Riddle
Last Action: 05/21/2015 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the rollback tax rate of a school district.

HB 984 Author: Deshotel | Parker | Riddle | Keffer | Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/27/2015 S Co-sponsor authorized
Caption: Relating to birth records of adopted persons; authorizing a fee.

HB 1363 Author: Johnson, Eric | Thompson, Senfronia | Riddle | Harless | Moody
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/20/2015 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of prostitution; creating a criminal offense.

HB 1536 Author: Dutton | Schaefer | Riddle | King, Ken | Huberty
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to state interventions and sanctions against public school campuses with unacceptable performance and the establishment of the Texas Opportunity School District.

HB 1727 Author: Dutton | Riddle
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to petitions by parents of students for the repurposing, alternative management, or closure of low-performing public school campuses.

HB 1796 Author: Bohac | Riddle
Last Action: 04/07/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to public school choice, including school campus information, student transfers, the public education grant program, and the transportation allotment.

HB 1965 Author: Paul | Riddle | Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 05/11/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate.

HB 2150 Author: Alvarado | Herrero | Riddle | Moody | Wu
Sponsor: Whitmire
Last Action: 06/18/2015 E Effective on 9/1/15
Caption: Relating to the organization of a grand jury.

HB 2176 Author: Huberty | Riddle
Last Action: 03/12/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 12 2015 11:50AM
Caption: Relating to public school performance ratings.

HB 2528 Author: Harless | Thompson, Senfronia | Riddle | Fletcher | Walle
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/17/2015 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of a water district to accept donations to fund certain economic development programs.

HB 3064 Author: Coleman | Riddle
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing.

HB 3530 Author: Dukes | Naishtat | Riddle | Burkett
Last Action: 05/15/2015 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to encouraging age-appropriate normalcy activities for children in the managing conservatorship of the state.

HB 3567 Author: Sanford | Cook | Riddle | Lozano | Harless
Last Action: 05/12/2015 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to the rights of certain religious organizations and individuals relating to a marriage that violates a sincerely held religious belief.

HB 3698 Author: White, Molly | Hughes | White, James | Miller, Rick | Riddle
Last Action: 04/14/2015 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to nonbinding dispute resolution proceedings conducted by religious organizations or authorities.

HB 3864 Author: Sanford | Krause | Miller, Rick | Keough | Riddle
Last Action: 04/29/2015 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to protection of the rights of conscience for child welfare services providers.

HB 4028 Author: Huberty | Riddle
Last Action: 03/23/2015 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 23 2015 1:07PM
Caption: Relating to the creation of a committee to recommend a new system for student assessment and public school accountability.

HR 2650 Author: Naishtat | Riddle
Last Action: 05/22/2015 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2015 2:28PM
Caption: Recognizing May 21, 2015, as Texas-Israel Day at the State Capitol.

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