STATUS OF BILLS IN CONFERENCE COMMITTEE





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.
     5-20  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-20  House conferees appointed.  Solomons, Chair;
           Giddings, Rose, Taylor, Zedler.


SB 14             Jackson, Mike/ et al.      SP: Smithee
Relating to rates for certain property and casualty insurance.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Jackson, Chair;
           Fraser, Brimer, Lucio, Van de Putte.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 52             Nelson                     SP: Hupp
Relating to a competitive grant program for aging and disability
services.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Nelson, Chair;
           Janek, Armbrister, Carona, Hinojosa.
     5-28  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  House conferees appointed.  Hupp, Chair;
           Davis, John, Eissler, Naishtat, Reyna.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 89             Averitt                    SP: Denny
Relating to electronically readable information on a driver's
license, commercial driver's license, or personal identification
certificate.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Averitt, Chair;
           Staples, Shapiro, Nelson, Van de Putte.


SB 334             Duncan/ et al.             SP: Keffer, Bill
Relating to the remedy provided for failure to disclose certain
information in certain residential construction transactions.
     5-21  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-21  Senate conferees appointed.  Duncan, Chair;
           Fraser, Armbrister, Hinojosa, Eltife.
     5-25  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-25  House conferees appointed.  Keffer, Bill, Chair;
           Nixon, Paxton, Rose, Van Arsdale.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 368             Duncan/ et al.             SP: Hartnett/ et al.
Relating to the compensation of state judges and to the computation
of retirement benefits for state judges and for members of the
elected class of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.
     5-21  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-21  Senate conferees appointed.  Duncan, Chair;
           Ogden, Ellis, Averitt, Whitmire.
     5-24  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-24  House conferees appointed.  Hartnett, Chair;
           Crabb, Dutton, Keel, Luna.
     5-27  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-28  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 408             Nelson                     SP: King, Phil
Relating to the continuation, administration, and operations of the
Public Utility Commission of Texas.
     5-26  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-26  Senate conferees appointed.  Nelson, Chair;
           Fraser, Carona, Whitmire, Van de Putte.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 409             Nelson                     SP: King, Phil
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Public
Utility Counsel.
     5-25  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-25  Senate conferees appointed.  Nelson, Chair;
           Fraser, Eltife, Estes, Harris.
     5-27  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed.  King, Phil, Chair;
           Baxter, Robby Cook, Crabb, Turner.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


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.
     5-26  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-26  Senate conferees appointed. Fraser, Chair;
           Estes, Averitt, Janek, West.
     5-27  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed. King, Phil, Chair;
           Baxter, Robby Cook, Swinford, Turner.


SB 805             Averitt                    SP: Taylor
Relating to certain small and large employer health cooperatives.
     5-26  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-26  Senate conferees appointed.  Averitt, Chair;
           Williams, Eltife, Estes, Duncan.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 809             Averitt                    SP: Taylor
Relating to the Texas Health Insurance Risk Pool.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Averitt, Chair;
           Duncan, Williams, Armbrister, Madla.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 825             Shapleigh                  SP: Solomons
Relating to the TexasOnline Authority's use of TexasOnline revenue.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed. Shapleigh, Chair;
           Ellis, Gallegos, Eltife, Barrientos.
     5-28  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Solomons, Chair;
           Brown, Fred, Otto, Pickett, Uresti.


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.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Nelson, Chair;
           Deuell, Zaffirini, Carona, Hinojosa.
     5-27  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-28  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  House conferees appointed.  Delisi, Chair; Coleman,
           Dawson, McReynolds, Truitt.
     5-28  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


SB 1188             Nelson                     SP: Delisi
Relating to the medical assistance program and the provision of
related services.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Nelson, Chair;
           Janek, Carona, Seliger, Lucio.
     5-28  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  House conferees appointed.  Delisi, Chair; Coleman,
           Dawson, McReynolds, Truitt.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


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.
     5-27  Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Shapiro, Chair;
           Janek, Duncan, Ogden, Zaffirini.
     5-28  House granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  House conferees appointed.  Morrison, Chair; Branch,
           Harper-Brown, Jones, Jesse, Rose.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


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 55             Grusendorf/ Hill/ Goolsby/ Branch/ et al.
                      SP: Harris
Relating to the designation of portions of Interstate Highway 20
inside Dallas and Tarrant Counties as the Ronald Reagan Memorial
Highway.
     5-20  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-20  House conferees appointed:  Grusendorf, Chair;
           Ray Allen, Betty Brown, Hughes, Phil King.
     5-23  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-23  Senate conferees appointed.  Harris, Chair;
           West, Madla, Jackson, Brimer.


HB 183             Brown, Fred/ Anchia/ Callegari/ McClendon/
                      Gonzalez Toureilles        SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving the use of safety
belts and child passenger safety seat systems.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Brown, Fred, Chair;
           Anchia, Callegari, Flores, Krusee.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Zaffirini, Chair; Staples,
           Barrientos, Wentworth, Van de Putte.


HB 268             Keel/ Hodge                SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the qualifications and appointment of counsel for
indigent defendants in capital cases.
     5-25  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-25  House conferees appointed:  Keel, Chair;
           Hodge, Denny, Pena, Reyna.
     5-26  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-26  Senate conferees appointed.  Hinojosa, Chair;
           Duncan, Ellis, Seliger, Harris.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the House.


HB 789             King, Phil/ Edwards        SP: Fraser
Relating to furthering competition in the telecommunications
industry.
     5-26  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-26  House conferees appointed:  King, Phil, Chair;
           Baxter, Robby Cook, Crabb, Hartnett.
     5-27  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Fraser, Chair;
           Nelson, Averitt, Estes, Van de Putte.


HB 872             West, George "Buddy"       SP: Armbrister
Relating to the imposition of the pipeline safety annual inspection
fee by the Railroad Commission of Texas.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  West, George "Buddy," Chair;
           Corte, Crabb, Howard, Gonzalez.
     5-27  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Armbrister, Chair;
           Brimer, Lucio, Jackson, Whitmire.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


HB 925             Chavez                     SP: Lucio
Relating to creating an interagency work group on border issues.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Chavez, Chair;
           Castro, Griggs, Keel, Solis.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Lucio, Chair; Estes,
           Seliger, Shapleigh, Zaffirini.


HB 1006             Isett/ Bohac/ Eissler/ Gattis/ Crabb/ et al.
                      SP: Janek
Relating to the adoption of ad valorem tax rates by taxing units
and to related tax bills.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Isett, Chair;
           Baxter, Hopson, Nixon, Otto.


HB 1068             Driver                     SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the collection and analysis of evidence and testimony
based on forensic analysis, crime laboratory accreditation, DNA
testing, and the creation and maintenance of DNA records; providing
a penalty.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Driver, Chair;
           Bailey, Corte, McCall, Madden.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Hinojosa, Chair; Whitmire,
           Seliger, Harris, Eltife.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


HB 1188             Hartnett/ Anchia           SP: West, Royce
Relating to tax increment financing.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Hartnett, Chair;
           Anchia, Geren, Hughes, Solis.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  West, Chair; Eltife, Deuell,
           Brimer, Madla.


HB 1449             Dutton/ Goodman            SP: Harris
Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship,
including proceedings for the establishment, modification, and
enforcement of child support; providing a civil penalty.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Dutton, Chair;
           Castro, Goodman, Nixon, Strama.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Harris, Chair; Wentworth,
           Van de Putte, Brimer, Madla.


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.
     5-18  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-18  Senate conferees appointed.  Deuell, Chair;
           Armbrister, West, Eltife, Carona.


HB 1890             Smithee/ Escobar           SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm
Insurance Association, including funding of coverage for certain
catastrophic events through the establishment of a revenue bond
program.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Smithee, Chair;
           Eiland, Escobar, Bill Keffer, Taylor.


HB 2120             Allen, Ray/ Jackson, Jim   SP: Lindsay
Relating to the administration and powers of county government.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Allen, Ray, Chair;
           Hamric, Nixon, Rose, Truitt.
     5-27  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Lindsay, Chair;
           West, Brimer, Wentworth, Madla.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the House.


HB 2129             Bonnen                     SP: Armbrister
Relating to energy-saving measures that reduce the emission of air
contaminants.
     5-26  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-26  House conferees appointed:  Bonnen, Chair;
           Hamric, Geren, Ritter, George "Buddy" West
     5-27  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed. Armbrister, Chair;
           Jackson, Madla, Estes, Hinojosa.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


HB 2145             Hupp/ Seaman/ Grusendorf   SP: Deuell
Relating to prohibiting changes in certain prescription drug orders
without the approval of the prescribing health care practitioner.
     5-27 House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Hupp, Chair;
           Dutton, Seaman, Solis, Taylor.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Deuell, Chair; Janek,
           Nelson, Van de Putte, Eltife.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.


HB 2233             Keffer, Jim                SP: Duncan
Relating to state and certain local fiscal matters; providing a
penalty.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Keffer, Jim, Chair;
           Chisum, Edwards, Rose, Solomons.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Duncan, Chair; Ogden,
           Seliger, Zaffirini, Armbrister.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


HB 2309             Denny                      SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to certain election processes and procedures.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Denny, Chair;
           Anderson, Bohac, Nixon, Straus.
     5-27  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Jackson, Chair;
           Duncan, Fraser, Lucio, Madla.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


HB 2329             Morrison/ et al.           SP: Ogden
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds or other
obligations to fund capital projects at public institutions of
higher education.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Morrison, Chair;
           Pitts, Rose, Turner, Woolley.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Ogden, Chair; Lucio,
           Hinojosa, Fraser, Brimer.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.


HB 2335             Corte                      SP: Shapleigh
Relating to certain duties of state agencies with regard to members
of the United States armed forces and their dependents and the
communities in which they reside.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Corte, Chair;
           Chavez, Delisi, Melissa Noriega, Seaman.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Shapleigh, Chair; Van de Putte,
           Fraser, Seliger, Hinojosa.


HB 2423             Puente                     SP: Armbrister
Relating to the consideration of historic or existing use in the
regulation of pumping and discrimination by a groundwater
conservation district against landowners whose land is enrolled or
participating in a federal conservation program.
     5-26  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-26  House conferees appointed:  Puente, Chair;
           Geren, Hardcastle, Hope, Tracy King.
     5-27  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-27  Senate conferees appointed.  Armbrister, Chair;
           Lucio, Jackson, Harris, Madla.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


HB 2481             Bonnen/ Hamric/ Branch     SP: Harris
Relating to air contaminant emissions reductions, including the
continuation and provisions of the Texas emissions reduction plan
and the use of money currently dedicated to the Texas emissions
reduction plan fund.
     5-24  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-24  House conferees appointed:  Bonnen, Chair;
           Branch, Hamric, Homer, Kuempel.
     5-26  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-26  Senate conferees appointed.  Harris, Chair;
           Armbrister, Shapiro, Jackson, Ellis.
     5-28  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.


HB 2702             Krusee                     SP: Staples
Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance,
management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation
facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of
transportation in this state; providing a penalty.
     5-24  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-24  House conferees appointed:  Krusee, Chair;
           Robby Cook, Hegar, Hill, Phillips.
     5-26  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-26  Senate conferees appointed.  Staples, Chair;
           Ellis, Eltife, Fraser, Shapleigh.
     5-29  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.
     5-29  Conference Committee report adopted on the part of
           the Senate.


HB 2760             Taylor                     SP: Averitt
Relating to regulation of rates for personal automobile and fire
and allied lines insurance policies issued by a county mutual
insurance company.
     5-24  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-24  House conferees appointed:  Taylor, Chair;
           Bill Keffer, Oliveira, Seaman, Thompson.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Averitt, Chair; Armbrister,
           Estes, Fraser, Van de Putte.


HB 2795             Hartnett                   SP: Averitt
Relating to certain appointments made by the governor and the chief
justice of the supreme court.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Hartnett, Chair;
           Gattis, Hughes, Phillips, Solis.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Averitt, Chair; Wentworth,
           Duncan, Harris, Hinojosa.


HB 2959             Paxton/ et al.             SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the use of federal child care and development block
grant funds by local workforce development boards.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Paxton, Chair;
           John Davis, Hupp, Gonzalez Toureilles, Veasey.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Zaffirini, Chair; Averitt,
           Fraser, Eltife, Lucio.


HB 3001             Morrison/ et al.           SP: Duncan
Relating to the amount of the annual constitutional appropriation
to certain agencies and institutions of higher education and to the
allocation of those funds to those agencies and institutions.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Morrison, Chair;
           Branch, Dawson, Kolkhorst, Turner.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Duncan, Chair; Ogden,
           Averitt, Ellis, Nelson.


HB 3482             Hegar/ Callegari/ Olivo/ Howard
                      SP: Armbrister
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.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Hegar, Chair;
           Callegari, Howard, Olivo, Puente.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Armbrister, Chair;
           Jackson, Madla, Fraser, Seliger.


HB 3540             Pitts                      SP: Ogden
Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities;
providing penalties.
     5-26  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-26  House conferees appointed:  Pitts, Chair;
           Berman, Isett, McClendon, Pena.
     5-26  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-26  Senate conferees appointed.  Ogden, Chair;
           Averitt, Whitmire, Staples, Shapiro.
     5-26  Conference Committee report filed with the Secretary
           of the Senate.


HB 3556             Brown, Betty               SP: Deuell
Relating to the creation of Las Lomas Municipal Utility District
No. 4 of Kaufman County; providing authority to impose a tax and
issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
     5-27  House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested
           the appointment of a Conference Committee.
     5-27  House conferees appointed:  Brown, Betty, Chair;
           Crownover, Hopson, Denny, Puente.
     5-28  Senate granted the request for the appointment of a
           Conference Committee.
     5-28  Senate conferees appointed.  Deuell, Chair; Lindsay,
           Seliger, Madla, Gallegos.