SENATE FLOOR ACTION




                                 Thursday
                              April 27, 2006

THE SENATE ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS:


SR 60             Wentworth
Recognizing April 26, 2006, as County Government Day at the State Capitol.

SR 65             Nelson
In memory of Phil Strickland.

SR 71             Hinojosa
Recognizing the organizers of the 47th Annual League of United Latin
American Citizens Council Number One Feria de las Flores and the Feria's
participants.

SR 85             Lucio
Commending the Shaken Baby Alliance during Child Abuse Prevention Month for
 its exceptional efforts to stop Shaken Baby Syndrome.

HCR 17             Truitt                     SP: Zaffirini
Designating April 2006 as Child Safety Month in Texas.

HCR 20             Truitt                     SP: Nelson
Declaring May 6, 2006, Janie Casey Day in Keller.

THE FOLLOWING BILLS WERE REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE INDICATED:


SB 24             Eltife/ Ellis
Relating to the salary and benefits of certain employees of public
schools.
Education

SB 25             Van de Putte/ Shapleigh/ Zaffirini
Relating to the eligibility of children of certain military
personnel for free prekindergarten classes.
Education

SB 26             Shapleigh
Relating to a franchise tax credit for certain corporations
developing ISO (International Organization for Standardization)
25,000 manufacturing protocols.
Finance

SB 27             Shapleigh
Relating to exemptions from the sales tax.
Finance

SB 28             Shapleigh
Relating to franchise tax credits for certain economic development
activities.
Finance

SB 29             Shapleigh
Relating to additional funding to school districts for classroom
teacher salaries.
Education

SB 30             Shapleigh
Relating to national certification of public school teachers.
Education

SB 31             Shapleigh
Relating to the provision of a preference in governmental
purchasing decisions for vendors that provide health benefits to
employees.
State Affairs

SB 32             Eltife
Relating to the authority of school districts to enter into
property tax abatement agreements in connection with closed or
realigned military facilities.
Finance

SCR 3             Janek/ Jackson, Mike
Requesting the Texas Department of Transportation to designate the
new causeway bridge connecting Galveston Island and the Texas
mainland as the Purple Heart Memorial Bridge.
Transportation & Homeland Security

                                  Friday
                              April 28, 2006

THE FOLLOWING BILL WAS REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE INDICATED:


SB 6             Ogden
Relating to certain tax legislation enacted by the 79th Legislature,
3rd Called Session.
FINANCE