SENATE FLOOR ACTION




                                 Wednesday
                               May 10, 2006

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


HB 1             Chisum/ Eissler/ Branch/ Howard, Charlie/
                      Hartnett/ et al.           SP: Shapiro/ et al.
Relating to public school finance, property tax relief, public
school accountability and programs, and related matters; making an
appropriation.
14 FLOOR AMENDMENTS

HB 5             Hamric                     SP: Armbrister
Relating to increases in the taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco
products.
2 FLOOR AMENDMENTS

THE SENATE ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS:


SR 185             Lucio
Commending Weslaco High School for its exceptional botanical gardens and
its successful environmental education program.

HCR 27             Isett, Cheri               SP: Duncan
Honoring SKC James A. Spiller of Austin on his retirement from the
U.S. Navy Reserve.

HCR 32             Homer                      SP: Eltife
Commemorating the 75th anniversary of Liberty National Bank in
Paris.

HCR 33             Homer                      SP: Eltife
In memory of Carlys Denison of Deport.

HCR 35             Hunter                     SP: Fraser
Designating July 21, 2006, as Frances Cox Henderson Remembrance
Day.

THE FOLLOWING BILL WAS REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE INDICATED:


SB 46             Zaffirini
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other obligations
to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making
an appropriation.
SUBCOMMITTEE ON CAPITAL FUNDING FOR HIGHER EDUCATION