Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Lance Gooden
85th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 12/13/2017

Number of Bills: 43

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (36):
HB 1062 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/18/2017 S Referred to Higher Education
Caption: Relating to the governing board of the Trinity Valley Community College District.

HB 1063 Author: Gooden | Paul
Last Action: 02/21/2017 H Referred to Urban Affairs: Feb 21 2017 5:26PM
Caption: Relating to the authority of general-law municipalities to restrict sex offenders from child safety zones in the municipality.

HB 1207 Author: Gooden
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Kaufman County Fresh Water Supply District No. 1-A; providing authority to issue bonds and levy assessments.

HB 1208 Author: Gooden
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the powers and duties of the Kaufman County Fresh Water Supply District No. 1-D; providing authority to issue bonds and levy assessments.

HB 1349 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 02/27/2017 H Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence: Feb 27 2017 3:33PM
Caption: Relating to judicial and law enforcement authority in certain municipalities on a segment of a highway or street that abuts property located in the municipality.

HB 1709 Author: Gooden | Burkett
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/01/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to procedures for the dissolution of the Bois D'Arc Island Levee Improvement District of Dallas and Kaufman Counties.

HB 2231 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 03/20/2017 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 20 2017 3:24PM
Caption: Relating to the publication of performance ratings of school districts and campuses under the public school accountability system.

HB 2262 Author: Gooden | Muñoz, Jr.
Last Action: 05/08/2017 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to health benefit plan coverage for accelerated refills of certain prescription eye drops.

HB 2263 Author: Gooden
Sponsor: West
Last Action: 06/09/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to continued monitoring of certain public school campuses that have been assigned a campus intervention team and the approval and modification of a campus turnaround plan submitted by a school district.

HB 2825 Author: Gooden
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17
Caption: Relating to the dissolution of a levee improvement district by a commissioners court.

HB 2971 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 04/18/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to creating an offense for the administration of illegal drugs to breeder deer.

HB 3124 Author: Gooden
Sponsor: Creighton
Last Action: 05/26/2017 H Returned to the Senate for further action
Caption: Relating to certain physician-specific comparison data compiled by a health benefit plan issuer, including the release of that data to physicians participating in certain physician-led organizations.

HB 3291 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 03/28/2017 H Referred to Pensions: Mar 28 2017 1:43PM
Caption: Relating to education employees uniform group health coverage.

HB 3318 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/12/2017 H Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
Caption: Relating to public access to local innovation plans adopted by school districts of innovation.

HB 3319 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Government Transparency & Operation: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to the exception under the public information law for certain information held by a school district.

HB 3431 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 03/31/2017 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 31 2017 5:33PM
Caption: Relating to training for peace officers on enforcing the Private Security Act.

HB 3703 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/09/2017 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to waiver of continuing education requirements for certain insurance adjusters.

HB 4066 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/04/2017 H Meeting cancelled
Caption: Relating to the right of certain elected public officers to information of certain governmental and public entities; creating a criminal offense.

HB 4067 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 04/25/2017 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to the applicability of Texas Commission on Environmental Quality rules relating to recycling facilities.

HB 4068 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 04/03/2017 H Referred to Public Health: Apr 3 2017 3:34PM
Caption: Relating to regional or local health care programs for eligible individuals and employees of small employers.

HCR 53 Author: Gooden
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/23/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Authorizing the State Preservation Board, subject to state law and rules of the board, to approve and permit the relocation of the Texas Game Warden Memorial to a site at the State Capitol, south of the Sam Houston Building, just outside of the historic grounds.

HR 277 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 02/08/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 8 2017 4:23PM
Caption: Recognizing February 7, 2017, as Cedar Creek Lake Area Day at the State Capitol.

HR 278 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 02/08/2017 H Reported enrolled: Feb 8 2017 12:27PM
Caption: Recognizing February 7, 2017, as Athens Day at the State Capitol.

HR 598 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 03/08/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 8 2017 5:58PM
Caption: Recognizing March 27, 2017, as Kaufman County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1202 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 04/05/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 5 2017 9:59PM
Caption: Recognizing April 4, 2017, as Southwestern Christian College Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1215 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 04/04/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 4 2017 1:29PM
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Ervin D. Seamster Jr. on his appointment as president of Southwestern Christian College.

HR 2111 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 1:35PM
Caption: Congratulating Detective Ronald L. Iscaro on his retirement from the Dallas Police Department.

HR 2247 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:28PM
Caption: Congratulating Garrett and Barbara Smith of Athens on their 65th wedding anniversary.

HR 2249 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:42PM
Caption: Congratulating Daniel Fisher of Plano on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

HR 2250 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/29/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 29 2017 10:14AM
Caption: Congratulating Terrell chief of police Jody Lay on his retirement.

HR 2251 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/30/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 30 2017 4:30PM
Caption: Congratulating Patrick Wallace on his retirement from East Texas Medical Center of Athens.

HR 2340 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 12:28PM
Caption: Congratulating David A. Byrnes on his retirement as sheriff of Kaufman County.

HR 2531 Author: Gooden | Hefner
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 1:33PM
Caption: In memory of James Clayton Young of Alba.

HR 2532 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 3:48PM
Caption: Congratulating Jacob Ian Snyder of Mabank High School on winning the 2017 UIL 4A Lincoln-Douglas Debate state championship.

HR 2539 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 10:58AM
Caption: In memory of James Dwight Barkham Jr. of Forney.

HR 2671 Author: Gooden
Last Action: 05/31/2017 H Reported enrolled: May 31 2017 12:33PM
Caption: In memory of Emily Ann Galiano of Sunnyvale.

Joint Author (7):
HB 1985 Author: Flynn | Button | Gooden | Fallon
Last Action: 05/10/2017 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to debt cancellation agreements offered in connection with certain retail installment contracts and leases for vehicles.

HB 2523 Author: Davis, Sarah | Raymond | Gooden | Fallon
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Last Action: 06/15/2017 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the investigation of fraud, waste, and abuse in certain public benefits programs by the office of inspector general for the Health and Human Services Commission.

HB 2586 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Collier | Villalba | Geren | Gooden
Last Action: 05/11/2017 S Referred to Criminal Justice
Caption: Relating to the electronic filing of bail bonds.

HB 3172 Author: Button | Alvarado | Springer | Gooden | Murphy
Last Action: 05/10/2017 S Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an electronic information and application system for state incentives for economic development purposes.

HB 3360 Author: Button | Deshotel | Villalba | Gooden | Faircloth
Sponsor: Estes
Last Action: 05/22/2017 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 22 2017 1:36AM
Caption: Relating to the Economic Incentive Oversight Board.

HR 671 Author: Holland | Gooden
Last Action: 03/03/2017 H Reported enrolled: Mar 3 2017 9:22PM
Caption: Honoring Corporal Bryan Shaw of Rockwall and Trooper Danny Shaw of Forney.

HR 1228 Author: Clardy | Lambert | Gooden | King, Phil | Howard
Last Action: 04/23/2017 H Reported enrolled: Apr 23 2017 6:27PM
Caption: In memory of former Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Jack Pope Jr.

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