SENATE BILLS RETURNED FROM HOUSE WITH AMENDMENTS






SB 9             Staples                    SP: Corte
Relating to homeland security; providing a penalty.

SB 14             Jackson, Mike/ et al.      SP: Smithee
Relating to rates for certain property and casualty insurance.

SB 23             Zaffirini/ et al.          SP: Kolkhorst/ et al.
Relating to subsidized child-care services and early childhood care
and education program coordination.

SB 30             Zaffirini                  SP: Brown, Fred
Relating to a pilot project to award incentives to students
contracting to graduate in a timely manner from public institutions
of higher education.

SB 34             Zaffirini                  SP: Morrison
Relating to the tuition rebate program for certain undergraduates
at certain public institutions of higher education.

SB 39             Zaffirini                  SP: Goolsby
Relating to continuing education in forensic evidence collection
for certain physicians and nurses.

SB 40             Zaffirini                  SP: Dukes/ et al.
Relating to permanency planning procedures for children residing in
state institutions.

SB 42             Nelson/ et al.             SP: Delisi
Relating to health education and physical activity in public
primary and secondary schools.

SB 44             Nelson                     SP: Delisi
Relating to the Indigent Health Care Advisory Committee.

SB 45             Nelson                     SP: Delisi
Relating to the establishment of an advisory committee on health
care information technology.

SB 51             Nelson                     SP: Smithee
Relating to administration of certain health benefit plans.

SB 52             Nelson                     SP: Hupp
Relating to a competitive grant program for aging and disability
services.

SB 60             Lucio/ Ellis/ Hinojosa/ et al.
                      SP: Goolsby/ et al.
Relating to the representation of certain defendants in capital
cases and to the punishment for a capital felony or other felony
punishable by a term of imprisonment exceeding 99 years.

SB 89             Averitt                    SP: Denny
Relating to electronically readable information on a driver's
license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification
certificate.

SB 91             Hinojosa/ et al.           SP: Riddle
Relating to the punishment imposed on certain defendants charged
with the offense of assault.

SB 111             Shapleigh/ et al.          SP: Smith, Todd
Relating to undergraduate course credit granted by public
institutions of higher education for the completion of certain
postsecondary-level programs by high school students.

SB 132             Nelson                     SP: Morrison
Relating to goals and strategies concerning the number of graduates
from professional nursing education programs.

SB 150             Wentworth                  SP: Puente
Relating to authorizing measures to support efforts to attract
major motor sports racing events to this state.

SB 155             Shapiro/ et al.            SP: Eiland
Relating to the quality assurance accreditation process for certain
entities that offer health benefit plans.

SB 166             West, Royce                SP: Keel
Relating to the effect of an expunction.

SB 183             Lucio/ Shapleigh/ Zaffirini
                      SP: Chavez/ et al.
Relating to the appointment, operation, and recommendations of the
Border Trade Advisory Committee.

SB 265             Williams                   SP: Keffer, Bill
Relating to certain continuing education requirements for insurance
agents.

SB 269             Madla                      SP: Flores
Relating to certain administrative fees and taxes collected by the
Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.

SB 293             Zaffirini/ Hinojosa/ Lucio/ Shapleigh
                      SP: Guillen/ et al.
Relating to meetings between representatives of the Department of
Public Safety of the State of Texas and Mexican states on
transportation and truck inspection issues.

SB 296             Madla/ et al.              SP: Corte
Relating to the student enrollment required for the operation of
Texas A&M University--San Antonio and Texas A&M University--Central
Texas as independent general academic teaching institutions.

SB 307             Duncan                     SP: Coleman
Relating to a mental health court program.

SB 327             Zaffirini/ et al.          SP: McCall
Relating to the installation, copying, or use of computer software
for unauthorized purposes; providing a penalty.

SB 330             Deuell/ et al.             SP: McReynolds
Relating to the creation of a stroke committee and the development
of a statewide stroke emergency transport plan.

SB 331             Lindsay                    SP: Hamric
Relating to the powers and duties of the North Harris County
Regional Water Authority.

SB 343             Brimer                     SP: Geren
Relating to the regulation of the placement of water wells and the
installation and maintenance of well pumps and equipment; providing
a penalty.

SB 356             Ellis                      SP: Thompson
Relating to an urban land bank program in certain municipalities.

SB 369             Barrientos                 SP: Rose
Relating to the prohibition of signs on Farm-to-Market Road 3238.

SB 408             Nelson                     SP: King, Phil
Relating to the continuation, administration, and operations of the
Public Utility Commission of Texas.

SB 410             Whitmire                   SP: Truitt
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board
of Pharmacy; providing administrative penalties.

SB 411             Whitmire                   SP: Hamric
Relating to the regulation of barbers and cosmetologists by the
Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation and the abolition of
the State Board of Barber Examiners and the Texas Cosmetology
Commission.

SB 427             Van de Putte               SP: Vo/ et al.
Relating to providing notification to a county voter registrar of
the change in boundaries of a political subdivision located in the
county.

SB 444             Staples                    SP: Hopson/ et al.
Relating to registration fee credits for the owners of certain dry
cleaning facilities that do not participate in the dry cleaning
facility release fund.

SB 451             Wentworth                  SP: Hartnett
Relating to the qualifications for service as a grand or petit
juror and challenges for cause.

SB 495             Williams                   SP: Turner
Relating to the fee paid to the attorney general for examining the
record of proceedings authorizing the issuance of a public security
or related credit agreement.

SB 522             Armbrister                 SP: Eiland
Relating to the Texas Emergency Services Retirement System;
providing an administrative penalty.

SB 526             Hinojosa                   SP: Martinez
Relating to a county's authority to impose a records archive fee.

SB 532             Shapiro                    SP: Morrison
Relating to tuition and other charges and fees imposed by the
governing board of a junior college district.

SB 563             Janek                      SP: Delisi
Relating to the prevention of Medicaid fraud; providing penalties.

SB 567             Deuell                     SP: Keffer, Jim
Relating to requiring a taxing unit to include in the public notice
of a hearing on the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate certain
information relating to the taxing unit's budget and appraisal
roll.

SB 568             Deuell                     SP: Truitt
Relating to personal emergency response system providers; providing
penalties.

SB 569             Zaffirini/ Hinojosa/ Lucio/ Shapleigh
                      SP: Guillen/ et al.
Relating to meetings between representatives of the Texas
Department of Transportation and Mexican states on transportation
and truck inspection issues.

SB 573             Brimer                     SP: Casteel
Relating to the award of certain highway maintenance contracts by
the Texas Department of Transportation.

SB 610             Nelson                     SP: Laubenberg
Relating to the regulation of the practice of dentistry.

SB 623             Hinojosa                   SP: Pena
Relating to the authorized charges for providing a copy of public
information requested under the public information law.

SB 624             Hinojosa                   SP: Talton
Relating to the regulation of bail bond sureties.

SB 630             Van de Putte               SP: Gonzalez Toureilles
Relating to audits of providers in the medical assistance program.

SB 658             Madla                      SP: Reyna
Relating to the scheduling of certain University Interscholastic
League competitions.

SB 712             Carona                     SP: Cook, Robby
Relating to the legislature's goal for energy efficiency and
related energy efficiency programs.

SB 716             Gallegos                   SP: Talton
Relating to payroll deductions for certain employees who are peace
officers.

SB 732             Williams                   SP: Driver
Relating to the administration of polygraph examinations to certain
applicants for positions in the Department of Public Safety.

SB 743             Fraser                     SP: King, Phil
Relating to independent organizations in ERCOT and their regulation
and certification by the Public Utility Commission of Texas;
providing an administrative penalty.

SB 747 (CS)        Carona/ Lindsay/ Wentworth/ Zaffirini/ et al.
                      SP: Luna
Relating to establishing a demonstration project for women's health
care services.

SB 757             Armbrister                 SP: Solomons
Relating to property in the custody of a pawnbroker; providing
criminal penalties.

SB 771             West, Royce                SP: Hartnett
Relating to tax increment financing.

SB 781             Fraser                     SP: Taylor
Relating to the prosecution of certain acts that constitute the
unauthorized business of insurance.

SB 805             Averitt                    SP: Taylor
Relating to certain small and large employer health cooperatives.

SB 806             Averitt                    SP: Swinford
Relating to appointed members of the State Soil and Water
Conservation Board.

SB 809             Averitt                    SP: Taylor
Relating to the Texas Health Insurance Risk Pool.

SB 810             Averitt                    SP: Flores/ et al.
Relating to the regulation of the sale and inspection of real
estate.

SB 821             Lindsay                    SP: Hamric
Relating to an administrative cost for the enforcement of the
collection of tolls in certain counties.

SB 825             Shapleigh                  SP: Solomons
Relating to the TexasOnline Authority's use of TexasOnline revenue.

SB 826             Van de Putte               SP: Coleman
Relating to a study examining the feasibility of providing health
services for women with postpartum depression.

SB 827             Zaffirini/ et al.          SP: Guillen
Relating to systems for identifying colonias and for tracking the
progress of state-funded projects that benefit colonias and the
submission of a related report to the legislature.

SB 837             Wentworth                  SP: Keel
Relating to the insanity defense.

SB 851             Shapleigh                  SP: Woolley
Relating to a financial literacy pilot program in public schools.

SB 872             Nelson                     SP: Delisi
Relating to a study regarding the impact of niche hospitals on
other general hospitals and to certain reports and disclosure
requirements regarding niche hospitals.

SB 874             Nelson                     SP: Hupp
Relating to quality-of-care monitoring visits to long-term care
facilities.

SB 882             Lucio                      SP: Allen, Alma/ et al.
Relating to the Texas Council on Autism and Pervasive Developmental
Disorders.

SB 890             Williams                   SP: Nixon
Relating to the amount of recovery in a civil action.

SB 907             Whitmire                   SP: Woolley
Relating to authority of a peace officer to make an arrest outside
of the officer's jurisdiction or to seize property while making the
arrest.

SB 921             Duncan                     SP: Isett
Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 27
between Lubbock and Amarillo as the Marshall Formby Memorial
Highway.

SB 982             Van de Putte               SP: Puente
Relating to certain practices to improve energy conservation in
state buildings.

SB 988             Carona                     SP: Flynn
Relating to education courses required for a mortgage broker or
loan officer license.

SB 993             Ellis                      SP: Allen, Alma
Relating to the creation of the Harris County Improvement District
No. 5; providing authority to impose a tax and issue a bond or
similar obligation.

SB 995             Averitt                    SP: Anderson
Relating to donees of anatomical gifts.

SB 1002             Madla                      SP: Delisi
Relating to creating a TexasOnline project concerning grant
assistance provided by state agencies.

SB 1037             Lucio                      SP: Oliveira
Relating to tuition rates for Olympic athletes residing and
training in Texas.

SB 1038             Lucio                      SP: Oliveira
Relating to authorizing a special events trust fund to support
certain Olympic events, including training and development
activities.

SB 1044             Janek                      SP: Eiland
Relating to efforts by coastal counties to mitigate coastal erosion
and improve public access to public beaches; authorizing the
issuance of bonds by coastal counties.

SB 1052             Van de Putte               SP: Talton
Relating to the disclosure of certain information from an early
voting roster; providing a penalty.

SB 1055             Janek                      SP: Davis, John
Relating to an alternative method of satisfying certain licensing
requirements for assisted living facilities.

SB 1074             Staples                    SP: Callegari
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety of the
State of Texas or the public safety director to adopt rules in
connection with commercial motor vehicles.

SB 1112             Eltife                     SP: McCall
Relating to debt management services; providing a penalty.

SB 1130             Hinojosa                   SP: Hilderbran
Relating to a requirement that a common carrier or pipeline owner
or operator report contamination.

SB 1131             Hinojosa                   SP: Seaman
Relating to the conveyance of a ferry by the Texas Department of
Transportation to certain counties and local government
corporations.

SB 1137             Madla/ Deuell/ Estes       SP: Swinford
Relating to the development of the wine industry and other
businesses related to agriculture or tourism in this state.

SB 1142             Carona/ et al.             SP: Hamric
Relating to the creation of a film industry incentive program.

SB 1146             Shapiro/ et al.            SP: Morrison
Relating to an early college education program to provide at-risk
and other students accelerated high school graduation and college
credit.

SB 1149             Harris                     SP: Eiland
Relating to the electronic transmission of health benefit
information between a health benefit plan issuer and a physician or
health care provider.

SB 1151             Harris                     SP: Goodman
Relating to the use of a voluntary acknowledgment of paternity
under the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act.

SB 1170             Armbrister                 SP: Crownover
Relating to the regulation of gas production by the Railroad
Commission of Texas.

SB 1173             Armbrister                 SP: Solomons
Relating to the regulation of a perpetual care cemetery and the
sale of interment rights in a mausoleum before completion of
construction.

SB 1175             Armbrister                 SP: Crownover
Relating to the regulation of oil and gas production by the
Railroad Commission of Texas.

SB 1176             Armbrister                 SP: Eiland
Relating to systems and programs administered by the Employees
Retirement System of Texas.

SB 1188             Nelson                     SP: Delisi
Relating to the medical assistance program and the provision of
related services.

SB 1189             Wentworth                  SP: Hartnett/ et al.
Relating to the creation, composition, jurisdiction, and procedure
of certain judicial districts, to the selection of a local
administrative district judge for certain counties, to the juvenile
board in certain counties, and to the district courts in certain
counties.

SB 1192             Estes                      SP: Hilderbran
Relating to stamps for migratory and upland game bird hunting;
providing a penalty.

SB 1195             Hinojosa                   SP: Dutton
Relating to the authority of peace officers to conduct certain
searches.

SB 1205             Madla                      SP: Menendez
Relating to allowing the creation of multi-jurisdictional library
districts; authorizing taxes and bonds.

SB 1227             Shapiro/ West, Royce       SP: Morrison
Relating to enrollment in public and private postsecondary
educational institutions, to payment of the costs of attending
those educational institutions, and to financial aid and other
measures to assist students to pay those costs.

SB 1246             Brimer                     SP: Woolley/ et al.
Relating to local option elections in certain populous areas on the
sale of mixed beverages by food and beverage establishments.

SB 1255             Brimer                     SP: Geren
Relating to the number of certain alcoholic beverage permits and
licenses that may be issued for a single location.

SB 1264             Whitmire                   SP: Allen, Ray
Relating to fees collected for services provided by the Commission
on Jail Standards.

SB 1283             Armbrister                 SP: Seaman
Relating to the application of certain laws to certain commercially
domiciled insurers and insurers that are part of an insurance
company holding system.

SB 1290             Wentworth                  SP: Chisum
Relating to the sale or use of certain refrigerants.

SB 1297             Armbrister                 SP: Talton
Relating to the elements of the criminal offense of discharging
used oil into water in the state.

SB 1339             Madla                      SP: Straus
Relating to the limitation on the sales and use tax rate of a
political subdivision in an advanced transportation district.

SB 1340             Madla                      SP: Delisi
Relating to the regulation and reimbursement of health care
services provided through telehealth or telemedicine under the
state Medicaid program.

SB 1413             Shapleigh/ et al.          SP: Smith, Wayne
Relating to county brownfield cleanup and economic redevelopment
programs.

SB 1421             Gallegos                   SP: Bailey
Relating to eligibility for beginning positions in certain police
and fire departments.

SB 1433             Madla                      SP: Rodriguez
Relating to the conditions of employment for firefighters employed
by certain districts and entities; providing penalties.

SB 1452             Lucio                      SP: Oliveira
Relating to the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at The
University of Texas at Brownsville.

SB 1458             Wentworth                  SP: Corte
Relating to the adoption of a uniform commercial building code for
use in municipalities in the state.

SB 1481             Shapleigh                  SP: Corte
Relating to powers and duties of the Texas Military Preparedness
Commission.

SB 1525             Zaffirini                  SP: Delisi
Relating to safe patient handling and movement practices of nurses
in hospitals and nursing homes.

SB 1528             Zaffirini                  SP: Morrison
Relating to the payment of tuition and fees at public institutions
of higher education and the determination of Texas residency for
that purpose.

SB 1551             Estes                      SP: Driver
Relating to the continuation of certain offenses and certain
statutes involving the interception of certain communications.

SB 1570             Williams                   SP: Isett
Relating to the rate of interest on certain tax refunds.

SB 1579             Zaffirini                  SP: Gonzalez Toureilles
Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads.

SB 1604             Staples                    SP: Cook, Byron
Relating to the Neches and Trinity Valleys Groundwater Conservation
District.

SB 1605             Ogden                      SP: Luna
Relating to the creation and re-creation of funds and accounts in
the state treasury, the dedication and rededication of revenue, and
the exemption of unappropriated money from use for general
governmental purposes.

SB 1626             Whitmire                   SP: Kuempel
Relating to local option elections to legalize or prohibit the sale
of alcoholic beverages.

SB 1652             Staples                    SP: Hill
Relating to the administration of ad valorem taxation and to
certain measures involving school district property values.

SB 1668             Estes                      SP: Baxter
Relating to the consideration of payments to an affiliate in
computing rates for electric utilities.

SB 1691             Duncan                     SP: Eiland
Relating to certain retired school employees and the powers and
duties of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas; providing a
penalty.

SB 1704             Ellis/ et al.              SP: Hartnett/ et al.
Relating to jury service.

SB 1707             Staples                    SP: McReynolds
Relating to the regulation of poultry facilities.

SB 1710             Staples                    SP: Bonnen
Relating to outdoor burning under the Texas Clean Air Act.

SB 1740             Staples                    SP: Bonnen
Relating to construction activities allowed while an application is
pending with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

SB 1751             Duncan                     SP: Jones, Delwin
Relating to the powers and board of directors of the Lubbock Reese
Redevelopment Authority; authorizing a bond or similar obligation.

SB 1772             Deuell                     SP: Reyna
Relating to the validation and confirmation of the boundaries and
acts of Dallas County Water Control and Improvement District No. 6.

SB 1798             Armbrister                 SP: Hegar
Relating to the creation of the North Fort Bend Water Authority;
providing authority to issue bonds; granting the power of eminent
domain; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 1807             Jackson, Mike              SP: Eiland
Relating to the power and duties of the Galveston County Municipal
Utility District No. 52.

SB 1820             Armbrister                 SP: Hegar
Relating to the creation of the West Fort Bend Management District;
providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue
bonds.

SB 1821             Fraser                     SP: Hupp
Relating to the creation of the Flatrock Springs Municipal
Management District; granting authority for taxation and the
issuance of bonds.

SB 1823             Wentworth                  SP: Kuempel
Relating to the creation of the Schertz Municipal Utility District
No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds;
granting the power of eminent domain.

SB 1828             Estes                      SP: Denny
Relating to the creation of the Smiley Road Water Control and
Improvement District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds.

SB 1831             Hinojosa                   SP: Luna
Relating to the creation of the Corpus Christi Aquifer Storage and
Recovery Conservation District.

SB 1836             Barrientos                 SP: Strama
Relating to the creation of the Pflugerville Municipal Management
District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds.

SB 1850             Gallegos/ et al.           SP: Geren/ et al.
Relating to the regulation of certain businesses that sell beer or
beer and wine in certain counties; providing an administrative
penalty.

SB 1863             Ogden                      SP: Pitts
Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities.

SB 1871             Jackson, Mike              SP: Bonnen
Relating to the creation of the Brazoria County Municipal Utility
District No. 44; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

SB 1872             Armbrister                 SP: Howard
Relating to the addition of road district powers to the Fort Bend
County Municipal Utility District No. 134.

SB 1873             Armbrister                 SP: Hegar
Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility
District No. 167; providing authority to impose taxes and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

SB 1881             Deuell                     SP: Laubenberg
Relating to the validation, annexation, powers, and duties of the
Parker Creek Municipal Utility District of Rockwall County;
providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the
power of eminent domain.

SB 1887             Ogden                      SP: Krusee
Relating to the creation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility
District No. 22;  providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

SB 1891             Armbrister                 SP: Seaman
Relating to the creation of the La Salle Water Control and
Improvement District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and
issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

SB 1892             Madla                      SP: Uresti
Relating to the creation of the Espada Development District;
providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.