SENATE FLOOR ACTION




                                  Monday
                               June 27, 2005

THE FOLLOWING BILLS WERE REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE INDICATED:


SB 41             Hinojosa
Relating to the use of sales tax revenue to pay or secure certain
municipal public securities.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 42             Lucio
Relating to a study regarding instructional facilities.
Education

SB 43             Barrientos
Relating to increasing the amount of the residence homestead
exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes to
$30,000 and correspondingly adjusting the limitation on the amount
of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the
homesteads of certain persons.
Finance

SB 44             Barrientos
Relating to property tax relief for residential tenants.
Finance

SB 45             Duncan
Relating to state and certain local fiscal matters; providing civil
and criminal penalties.
Finance

SB 46             Armbrister
Relating to authorizing the state to operate video lottery at
racetracks, to the operation of video lottery by certain Indian
tribes, and to the authority of the Texas Lottery Commission;
providing penalties.
State Affairs

SB 47             Ellis
Relating to an education and training program on handling the
arrest of a foreign national.
Criminal Justice

SB 48             Hinojosa
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The
University of Texas--Pan American for construction and renovation
to accommodate institutional growth.
Finance

SB 49             Hinojosa
Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas A&M
University--Corpus Christi.
Finance

SJR 8             Barrientos
Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the
residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public
school purposes to $30,000 and providing for a corresponding
adjustment of the limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that
may be imposed for those purposes on the homesteads of certain
persons.
Finance