Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Chris Paddie
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 6/20/2019

Number of Bills: 62

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (40):
HB 1000 Author: Paddie | Price | Phelan | Nevárez | Springer
Last Action: 04/17/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to rural and opportunity funds and insurance tax credits for certain investments in those funds; imposing a monetary penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 1422 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Historical Commission.

HB 1442 Author: Paddie | Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Lambert
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner, the licensing and registration of persons regulated by that state agency, and certain consumer financial transactions regulated by that state agency.

HB 1504 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Medical Board; authorizing a fee.

HB 1510 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to the operations and functions of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the sunset review date for and programs administered by the association; authorizing a fee.

HB 1522 Author: Paddie | Larson | Herrero
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to a prohibition against covenants not to compete for independent contractors in connection with oil and gas operations.

HB 1530 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas, the conditional transfer of the driver licensing program to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, the abolition of the Texas Private Security Board, the transfer of the motorcycle and off-highway vehicle operator training programs to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, and the regulation of other programs administered by the Department of Public Safety; imposing an administrative penalty; authorizing and repealing the authorization for fees.

HB 1541 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and to the operations of certain other entities performing functions associated with the department.

HB 1545 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, including the consolidation, repeal, and creation of certain licenses and permits; changing fees.

HB 1550 Author: Paddie | Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Lambert
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/24/2019 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to certain governmental entities subject to the sunset review process.

HB 1558 Author: Paddie | Springer | Guillen
Last Action: 04/23/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the severance tax exemption for oil and gas produced from certain inactive wells.

HB 1574 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the composition of the Riverbend Water Resources District and the terms of the board of directors of that district.

HB 1595 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the deployment of advanced metering and meter information networks in certain areas outside of ERCOT.

HB 1680 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the sunset review process and certain governmental entities subject to that process.

HB 1711 Author: Paddie | Canales | Nevárez | Landgraf
Sponsor: Paxton
Last Action: 05/23/2019 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to the issuance of digital license plates; authorizing a fee.

HB 2050 Author: Paddie | Price
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to consent requirements for the prescription of certain psychoactive medications to residents of nursing facilities and related institutions.

HB 2263 Author: Paddie | Phelan | Price | Springer | Hernandez
Sponsor: Hancock
Last Action: 05/17/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the sale of electric power to certain public customers.

HB 2333 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the Texas ambulance response safety net program; imposing a mandatory payment; authorizing an administrative penalty.

HB 2498 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the procedure for acting on an application for a permit for a surface coal mining and reclamation operation.

HB 2836 Author: Paddie | Rodriguez
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to a permit authorizing the delivery of alcoholic beverages from the premises of certain alcoholic beverage retailers to consumers; authorizing a fee.

HB 3557 Author: Paddie
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to civil and criminal liability for engaging in certain conduct involving a critical infrastructure facility; creating criminal offenses.

HB 3622 Author: Paddie | Geren
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Postponed
Caption: Relating to the adoption of certain plumbing codes by the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners.

HB 3713 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/19/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 19 2019 12:58PM
Caption: Relating to restrictions on holders of package store permits.

HB 4111 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to a written statement regarding certain rules adopted by a state agency that issues an occupational license.

HB 4112 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to State Affairs: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to the review of certain occupational licensing rules by the office of the governor.

HB 4150 Author: Paddie | Dean | Raymond | Ashby | Clardy
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to safety and inspection requirements for certain utilities that provide electricity.

HB 4240 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 25 2019 1:06PM
Caption: Relating to the provision of informational materials and certain other information to a pregnant woman before an abortion.

HB 4509 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/26/2019 H Referred to Natural Resources: Mar 26 2019 1:36PM
Caption: Relating to the metering of certain wells by the Panola County Groundwater Conservation District.

HR 400 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 02/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2019 8:33PM
Caption: Recognizing February 19, 2019, as Panola County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 401 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 02/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2019 8:35PM
Caption: Congratulating Glenn Hambrick on his retirement as superintendent of Carthage ISD.

HR 402 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 02/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2019 8:20PM
Caption: Congratulating former Carthage High School baseball coach Scott Lee on his induction into the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

HR 403 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 02/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2019 8:18PM
Caption: Congratulating the Beckville High School baseball team for winning the 2018 UIL 3A state championship.

HR 472 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/15/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 15 2019 9:50AM
Caption: In memory of Danny Paul Bush of Center.

HR 473 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 02/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2019 8:24PM
Caption: Recognizing February 20, 2019, as Texas Energy Day at the State Capitol.

HR 532 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 4 2019 10:39AM
Caption: Recognizing February 27, 2019, as Harrison County Day at the State Capitol.

HR 918 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 04/05/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 5 2019 2:17PM
Caption: Congratulating the Shelbyville High School boys' basketball team on winning the 2019 UIL 2A state championship.

HR 919 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 04/05/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 5 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Republican Women of Harrison County.

HR 1075 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 04/05/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 5 2019 10:23AM
Caption: Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Railroad Commission's role in regulating the oil and gas industry in Texas.

HR 1170 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 04/10/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 10 2019 1:55PM
Caption: Congratulating the Sabine Mining Company on its receipt of the 2019 Reclamation Award from the Railroad Commission of Texas and the 2019 IMCC National Mine Reclamation Award.

HR 1437 Author: Paddie
Last Action: 05/13/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 13 2019 4:29PM
Caption: In memory of Eugene Wesley Jones of Marshall.

Joint Author (22):
HB 406 Author: Price | Thompson, Senfronia | Sheffield | Minjarez | Paddie
Sponsor: Zaffirini
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to organ donor registration information when applying for a hunting or fishing license on the Internet.

HB 1262 Author: Bell, Keith | Nevárez | King, Ken | Paddie | Canales
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/05/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the extended registration of certain vehicles not subject to inspection.

HB 1311 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Lambert | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists.

HB 1326 Author: Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Paddie | Lambert | Nevárez
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Military Department.

HB 1397 Author: Phelan | Metcalf | Paddie | Price | Moody
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the establishment of rates for certain non-ERCOT utilities.

HB 1409 Author: Ashby | Bailes | Paddie | White | Clardy
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 05/16/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the qualification of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as timber land or restricted-use timber land.

HB 1520 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Lambert | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.

HB 1535 Author: Flynn | Paddie | Lambert | Nevárez | Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Securities Board.

HB 1540 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Lambert | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 05/23/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees.

HB 1543 Author: Springer | Frank | Flynn | Schaefer | Paddie
Sponsor: Fallon
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to methods to enhance the enforcement of the collection of the use tax due on certain off-highway vehicles purchased outside this state; providing a civil penalty.

HB 1576 Author: Phelan | Paddie | Springer | González, Mary | Rose
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the delivery of certain transportation services under Medicaid and certain other health and human services programs.

HB 1670 Author: Lambert | Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Paddie | Nevárez
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the transfer of the regulation of plumbing to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, following recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee.

HB 1962 Author: Lambert | Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, including the custody and ownership of certain state records and real property.

HB 2154 Author: Landgraf | Craddick | Nevárez | Paddie | King, Tracy O.
Last Action: 05/10/2019 H Point of order sustained
Caption: Relating to a commission to study the needs of areas of the state significantly affected by oil and gas production.

HB 2486 Author: Goldman | Paddie | Oliverson | Bonnen, Greg | Huberty
Sponsor: Schwertner
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to certain required disclosures and prohibited practices of certain employee benefit plans and health insurance policies that provide benefits for dental care services.

HB 2860 Author: Raymond | Goodwin | Zwiener | Paddie
Last Action: 03/25/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to on-site distributed generation and energy storage resources.

HB 3118 Author: Schaefer | Springer | Paddie | Frank
Last Action: 05/07/2019 S Referred to Transportation
Caption: Relating to the titling of certain off-highway vehicles purchased outside this state.

HB 3161 Author: Bailes | Dean | Clardy | Ashby | Paddie
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the operation of a vehicle transporting equipment used to load timber.

HJR 82 Author: Craddick | Landgraf | Nevárez | Paddie | Guillen
Sponsor: Flores
Last Action: 05/17/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of and use of money in the generate recurring oil wealth for Texas (GROW Texas) fund and allocating certain general revenues to that fund, the economic stabilization fund, and the state highway fund.

HR 46 Author: Clardy | Schaefer | Hefner | Paddie | Dean
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2019 1:13PM
Caption: In memory of Louise Herrington Ornelas of Tyler.

HR 258 Author: Dean | Schaefer | Hefner | Paddie
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 27 2019 10:56AM
Caption: Recognizing February 26, 2019, as East Texas Coalition Day at the State Capitol.

HR 803 Author: Holland | Flynn | VanDeaver | Paddie | Smith
Last Action: 03/15/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 15 2019 7:00PM
Caption: In memory of former U.S. Congressman Ralph Moody Hall of Rockwall.

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