STATUS OF BILLS IN CONFERENCE COMMITTEE





SB 1             Ogden                      SP: Pitts
General Appropriations Bill.
     4-11  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     4-11  Senate conferees appointed.  Ogden, Chair;
           Duncan, Whitmire, Zaffirini, Averitt.
     4-14  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     4-14  House conferees appointed.  Pitts, Chair;
           Gattis, Kolkhorst, Luna, Turner.


SB 5             Staples/ Nelson            SP: Solomons
Relating to the continuation and operation of the workers'
compensation system of this state and to the abolition of the Texas
Workers' Compensation Commission, the establishment of the office
of injured employee counsel, and the transfer of the powers and
duties of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission to the Texas
Department of Insurance and the office of injured employee counsel;
providing administrative violations.

     5-17  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-17  Senate conferees appointed.  Staples, Chair;
           Duncan, Fraser, Madla, Nelson.


SB 6             Nelson/ et al.             SP: Hupp/ et al.
Relating to protective services; providing penalties.
     4-26  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     4-26  Senate conferees appointed.  Nelson, Chair;
           Janek, Shapleigh, Lindsay, Zaffirini.
     4-28  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     4-28  House conferees appointed.  Hupp, Chair;
           John Davis, Goodman, Talton, Uresti.


SB 122             Hinojosa/ et al.           SP: Giddings
Relating to the prevention and punishment of identity theft and the
rights of certain victims of identity theft; providing penalties.

     5-17  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-17  Senate conferees appointed.  Hinojosa, Chair;
           Williams, Gallegos, Carona, Harris.


SB 1103             Eltife                     SP: Hughes
Relating to the powers and duties of the General Land Office and
the disposition of certain unsurveyed public school land.

     5-16  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-16  Senate conferees appointed.  Eltife, Chair;
           Armbrister, Staples, Lindsay, Madla.


SB 1641             Lucio                      SP: Oliveira
Relating to the continuation of the law authorizing the issuance of
oversize or overweight vehicle permits by certain port authorities.

     5-17  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-17  Senate conferees appointed.  Lucio, Chair;
           Shapleigh, Carona, Madla, Eltife.


SB 1670             Staples                    SP: Callegari
Relating to a motor vehicle financial responsibility verification
program; providing a penalty.

     5-16  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-16  Senate conferees appointed.  Staples, Chair;
           Ellis, Madla, Lindsay, Wentworth.


HB 2             Grusendorf/ Keffer, Jim/ Hill
                      SP: Shapiro
Relating to public education, public school finance matters, and
the imposition of a state ad valorem tax; imposing criminal
penalties.

     5-16  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-16  House conferees appointed:  Grusendorf, Chair;
           Branch, Delisi, Eissler, Bill Keefer.
     5-17  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-17  Senate conferees appointed.  Shapiro, Chair;
           Duncan, Armbrister, Janek, West.


HB 3             Keffer, Jim/ Grusendorf    SP: Ogden
Relating to financing public schools in this state and reducing
school property taxes.

     5-16  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-16  House conferees appointed:  Keffer, Jim, Chair;
           Chisum, Geren, Otto, Swinford.
     5-17  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-17  Senate conferees appointed.  Ogden, Chair;
           Brimer, Staples, Zaffirini, Fraser.


HB 225             Driver/ Keel/ Hupp/ Rose/ Hegar/ et al.
                      SP: Deuell
Relating to the expiration of a renewed license to carry a
concealed handgun.

     5-17  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-17  House conferees appointed:  Driver, Chair;
           Frost, Hegar, Hupp, Isett.


HB 304             Talton/ Bailey/ Reyna/ Pena/ Hughes/ et al.
                      SP: Deuell
Relating to conditions of employment for police officers employed
by certain municipalities.

     5-16  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-16  House conferees appointed:  Talton, Chair;
           Bailey, Blake, Menendez, Reyna.


HB 747             McReynolds                 SP: Staples
Relating to the designation of the El Camino East/West Corridor.

     5-17  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-17  House conferees appointed:  McReynolds, Chair;
           Casteel, Tracy King, Krusee, Phillips.


HB 1239             Hodge/ Keel/ Escobar/ Chavez
                      SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the implementation of unified drug enforcement
strategies.

     5-16  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-16  House conferees appointed:  Hodge, Chair;
           Anchia, Hupp, Keel, McClendon.


HB 1503             Davis, John                SP: Deuell
Relating to the additional exit conference required following
inspection, survey, or investigation of certain facilities.

     5-16  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-16  House conferees appointed: Davis, John, Chair;
           Griggs, Paxton, Quintanilla, Uresti.


HB 1820             Otto                       SP: Eltife
Relating to the requirements for reporting certain information to
the attorney general or the legislature.

     5-17  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-17  House conferees appointed:  Otto, Chair;
           Alma Allen, Blake, Talton, Vo.