+ − Contact Information Phone: (512) 463-0542 Office Address: P.O. Box 2910 Austin, TX 78768 + − Committees (3) TX - Agriculture and Livestock (House) Title: member TX - Investments and Financial Services (House) Title: member TX - Subcommittee on Bond Indebtedness (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (7) TX - HB318 Relating to the sunset review of the Legislative Budget Board. TX - HR20 In memory of Bobbie Ray "Rip" Griffin of Lubbock. TX - HB337 Relating to the burden of proof in certain ad valorem tax appeals. TX - HR62 In memory of Dwayne Clanton of Lubbock. TX - HR374 In memory of Deputy Jason Fann of the Yoakum County Sheriff's Office. TX - HR21 In memory of Rudy A. Tejeda Jr. of Tahoka. TX - HR48 In memory of retired Lubbock firefighter Jay Wesley Watson. + − Cosponsored Bills (33) TX - HB3 Relating to ad valorem taxation; authorizing fees. TX - HB4 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. TX - HB6 Relating to municipal annexation. TX - HB9 Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression. TX - HB12 Relating to general procedures and requirements for do-not-resuscitate orders. TX - HB13 Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty. TX - HB14 Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider. TX - HB20 Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to decrease participants' health insurance costs for certain health benefit plans administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TX - HB21 Relating to public school finance, including funding for the recruitment and retention of teachers and the support of participants in the public school employees group insurance program. TX - HB22 Relating to the extension of additional state aid for tax reduction provided to certain school districts. TX - HB32 Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system; authorizing fees. TX - HB46 Relating to the regulation of discrimination by political subdivisions. TX - HB50 Relating to the regulation of discrimination by school districts. TX - HB70 Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation. TX - HB82 Relating to the abolition of school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes. TX - HB100 Relating to the small-sized district adjustment under the Foundation School Program. TX - HB155 Relating to the authority of an appraisal review board to direct changes in the appraisal roll and related appraisal records if a residence homestead is sold for less than the appraised value. TX - HB164 Relating to the issuance of a permit by a political subdivision. TX - HB171 Relating to prosecution of certain offenses involving and preemption of local regulation of the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle. TX - HB184 Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating criminal offenses; increasing criminal penalties. TX - HB188 Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property. TX - HB191 Relating to the creation of a commission to recommend improvements to the public school finance system. TX - HB198 Relating to a study on an average pay increase for classroom teachers, the creation of certain teacher designations, teacher retention, and a teacher quality allotment under the Foundation School Program. TX - HB208 Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations and appropriations of constitutionally dedicated revenue. TX - HB214 Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for elective abortion. TX - HB215 Relating to reporting and certification requirements by certain physicians regarding certain abortions. TX - HB248 Relating to additional state aid for certain school districts. TX - HB290 Relating to the sparsity adjustment for certain school districts under the Foundation School Program. TX - HB367 Relating to the deposit of money received from the federal government and the authority of the comptroller concerning related funds and accounts. TX - HJR21 Proposing a constitutional amendment abolishing school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes. TX - SB5 Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties. TX - SB6 Relating to municipal annexation. TX - SB17 Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.