BILLS REFERRED TODAY




 2005-07-25


SB 4             Ogden
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other
obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of
higher education.
Finance

SB 19             Gallegos
Relating to residential property exemptions from assessments and
impact fees in the Greater East End Management District.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 20             Averitt
Relating to the regulation of drivers education and driving safety
programs by the Texas Department of Regulation.
Education

SB 21             Lucio
Relating to a risk assessment program for Type 2 diabetes and the
creation of the Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment Program Advisory
Committee.
Health & Human Services

SB 22             Madla
Relating to highway signs for certain businesses related to
agriculture.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 23             Harris
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The
University of Texas at Arlington.
Finance

SB 24             Shapleigh
Relating to appropriating money to support the operations and
missions of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center--El
Paso.
Finance

SB 25             Shapleigh
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for The
University of Texas at El Paso.
Finance

SB 26             Shapleigh
Relating to the use of the power of eminent domain.
State Affairs

SB 27             Shapleigh
Relating to the sale of life insurance to military personnel;
providing an administrative penalty.
State Affairs

SB 28             Shapleigh
Relating to the use of certain human cells and tissue; providing
penalties.
Health & Human Services

SB 29             Seliger
Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a hotel
occupancy tax.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 30             Lucio
Relating to the jurisdiction of certain home-rule municipalities on
a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico.
International Relations & Trade

SB 31             Wentworth
Relating to increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption
from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes to $22,500, providing
for an adjustment of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem
taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homesteads of the
elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption amount and changes
in school district ad valorem tax rates, and protecting school districts
against the resulting loss in local revenue.
Finance

SJR 6             Lucio
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of
additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development
Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas.
International Relations & Trade

SJR 7             Wentworth
Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the
residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school
purposes to $22,500 and providing for an adjustment of the limitation on
the total amount of taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the
homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption
amount and changes in school district ad valorem tax rates.
Finance