Bills Referred Today for 5/12/2006

BILLS REFERRED TODAY


2006-05-12




HB 63 Pitts/ Ritter/ Deshotel SP: Williams

Relating to appropriations to pay for damages and disruptions suffered by Lamar University and its related institutions caused by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

Finance



HB 72 Berman/ Chisum/ McReynolds/ Flynn/ Uresti/ et al. SP: Deuell

Relating to providing for an adjustment of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any change in the school district's tax rate and protecting a school district against the resulting loss in local revenue.

Finance



HB 153 Morrison/ Rose/ McCall/ Farabee/ Branch/ et al. SP: 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.

Sucommittee on Capital Funding For Higher Education



HB 154 Luna SP: Lucio

Relating to the administration of the Irma Rangel School of Pharmacy.

Finance



HJR 26 Berman/ Chisum/ McReynolds/ Flynn/ Uresti/ et al. SP: Deuell

Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for an adjustment of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any change in the rate of those taxes.

Finance



SB 47 Janek

Relating to the provision of children's substitute care and case management services by county governmental agencies.

Health & Human Services



SB 48 Brimer

Relating to authority of certain enterprise projects to receive franchise tax credits for job creation and capital investment.

Finance



SB 44 Hinojosa

Relating to temporary eligibility requirements for and administration of the child health plan program.

Health & Human Services



SB 45 Janek

Relating to the designation of the Galveston Causeway as the Purple Heart Memorial Bridge.

Transportation & Homeland Security



HB 163 King, Phil/ Ritter SP: Williams

Relating to the recovery and securitization of hurricane reconstruction costs incurred by certain electric utilities outside of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas area.

Business & Commerce



SB 2 Averitt

Relating to the ownership and use of carbon dioxide captured by a clean coal project.

Finance



HB 97 McCall/ Solomons/ Crabb/ Keel/ Smith, Wayne/ et al. SP: Duncan

Relating to prohibiting certain disruptions at a funeral service; creating an offense.

Criminal Justice



HB 149 Chisum/ Hughes SP: Averitt

Relating to the ownership and use of carbon dioxide captured by a clean coal project.

Finance