SENATE FLOOR ACTION




                                 Wednesday
                               July 13, 2005

THE SENATE SUSPENDED ALL NECESSARY RULES TO CONSIDER AND FINALLY PASS:


SB 21             Fraser
Relating to furthering competition in the communications industry.
9 FLOOR AMENDMENTS

SB 62 (CS)        Janek/ et al.
Relating to limiting the use of eminent domain to take private
property for private parties or economic development purposes.
10 FLOOR AMENDMENTS

THE SENATE GRANTED THE REQUEST FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF A CONFERENCE
 COMMITTEE ON THE FOLLOWING:


HB 3             Keffer, Jim                SP: Ogden
Relating to financing public schools in this state and reducing
property taxes.

THE FOLLOWING BILLS WERE REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE INDICATED:


HB 6             Morrison
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other
obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of
higher education; making an appropriation.
Finance

HB 11             Hartnett/ Luna
Relating to the compensation of state judges and county judges, to
the computation of retirement benefits for state judges and for
members of the elected class of the Employees Retirement System of
Texas, and to providing funds for court-related purposes; making an
appropriation.
State Affairs

HJR 19             Corte/ Bonnen/ Hilderbran/ Campbell/ Oliveira/
                      et al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment to restrict the state or a
political subdivision from taking private property for the primary
purpose of economic development or to benefit a particular class of
identifiable individuals.
State Affairs

SB 81             Ellis
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for Texas
Southern University.
Finance

SB 82             Ellis
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the
University of Houston.
Finance

SB 83             Ellis
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for the
University of Houston--Downtown.
Finance

SB 84             Madla
Relating to highway signs for certain businesses related to agriculture.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 85             Shapleigh
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The University
of Texas at El Paso.
Finance