LOCAL AND UNCONTESTED BILLS




    The following bills have been certified for placement on the Local
        & Uncontested Calendar to be held May 5, 2005, at 8:00 a.m.


HB 102 (CS)(LC)    Van Arsdale                SP: Lindsay
Relating to the renewal requirements for a respiratory care
practitioner certificate.

HB 224 (LC)        Corte                      SP: Shapiro
Relating to the treatment of certain persons younger than 18 years
of age admitted for voluntary inpatient mental health services and
discharge from that treatment for those persons.

HB 231 (LC)        Hartnett/ Pena/ Naishtat   SP: Wentworth
Relating to trial by special judge in civil and family law cases.

HB 593 (LC)        Smithee                    SP: Seliger
Relating to the terms of court of the 47th Judicial District.

HB 597 (LC)        Smithee                    SP: Seliger
Relating to the creation of an additional county court at law in
Randall County.

HB 801 (LC)        Uresti/ Chavez/ Branch     SP: Nelson
Relating to training for Department of Family and Protective
Services personnel receiving reports of child abuse and neglect.

HB 802 (LC)        Uresti/ et al.             SP: Nelson
Relating to the investigation of certain reports of child abuse and
neglect.

HB 885 (LC)        Seaman                     SP: Brimer
Relating to premium reserve amounts required for title insurers.

HB 918 (LC)        Krusee                     SP: Wentworth
Relating to the authority of a municipality to establish economic
development programs in certain areas.

HB 937 (CS)(LC)    Homer                      SP: Madla
Relating to authorizing the sampling or tasting of certain
alcoholic beverages.

HB 1007 (CS)(LC)    Ritter/ Guillen/ Menendez/ Cook, Byron/ et al.
                      SP: Lucio
Relating to certain low-interest home loan programs administered by
the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation.

HB 1286 (LC)        Callegari                  SP: Brimer
Relating to the regulation of service contract providers and
administrators.

HB 1393 (LC)        Flores/ et al.             SP: Shapiro
Relating to the regulation of certain investigators by the Texas
Private Security Board.

HB 1604 (LC)        Keffer, Bill/ Hochberg/ et al.
                      SP: Shapiro
Relating to the period in which a birth certificate must be filed
or a birth reported.

HB 2307 (LC)        Cook, Byron                SP: Fraser
Relating to the terms of office of the Product Development and
Small Business Incubator Board.

HB 2761 (LC)        Taylor                     SP: Fraser
Relating to the amount of homeowners insurance required in
connection with certain financing arrangements.

HB 2870 (LC)        Smithee                    SP: Eltife
Relating to regulation of rates and forms used to write guaranty
bonds.

HB 2872 (LC)        Smithee                    SP: Eltife
Relating to the applicability of certain insurance laws to
multi-peril insurance policies.

HB 2913 (LC)        Luna                       SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the jurisdiction of the district courts in Nueces
County to receive guilty pleas in and dispose of certain
misdemeanor cases.

SB 433 (CS)(LC)    Wentworth
Relating to the authorization of airport districts and the issuance
of bonds and the exercise of eminent domain by the districts.

SB 628 (CS)(LC)    Lucio
Relating to an urban land bank program in certain municipalities.

SB 630 (CS)(LC)    Van de Putte
Relating to audits of providers in the medical assistance program.

SB 645 (A)(LC)     Barrientos
Relating to the authority of certain counties to regulate the use
of outdoor lighting.

SB 723 (CS)(LC)    Lucio
Relating to a study of affordable housing needs and potential
revenue sources for affordable housing.

SB 833 (CS)(LC)    Barrientos
Relating to the required use of tax increment financing to provide
affordable housing in certain reinvestment zones.

SB 1035 (CS)(LC)    West, Royce
Relating to the Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke.

SB 1100 (CS)(LC)    Deuell/ et al.
Relating to the promotion of tourism related to the musical
heritage of this state.

SB 1122 (LC)        West, Royce
Relating to the Board of Law Examiners board member compensation.

SB 1138 (CS)(LC)    Estes
Relating to a student recreational and health facilities fee at
Midwestern State University.

SB 1183 (CS)(LC)    West, Royce/ et al.
Relating to fetal and infant mortality review; imposing penalties.

SB 1225 (LC)        Barrientos
Relating to the regulation of rainwater harvested for domestic use.

SB 1253 (CS)(LC)    Brimer/ et al.
Relating to measures to support efforts of municipalities and
counties to recruit or retain special events.

SB 1295 (CS)(LC)    Deuell
Relating to the distribution of proceeds from the sale of certain
forfeited property in a criminal case.

SB 1377 (CS)(LC)    Staples
Relating to certain fees imposed by the secretary of state and the
maximum amount that may be imposed in connection with the adoption
of a child in another country.

SB 1382 (CS)(LC)    Shapiro
Relating to the reorganization of the Railroad Commission of Texas,
including changing the name of the agency to the Texas Energy
Commission and transferring powers and duties from and to the
agency.

SB 1433 (CS)(LC)    Madla
Relating to the conditions of employment for firefighters employed
by certain districts and entities; providing penalties.

SB 1491 (LC)        Williams
Relating to a fee charged for services provided by the staff of the
state law library.

SB 1579 (CS)(LC)    Zaffirini
Relating to the prohibition of signs on certain roads.

SB 1581 (CS)(LC)    Zaffirini
Relating to the creation of a state pharmacy assistance program
based on up-front discounts and to supplemental rebates obtained
for prescription drugs provided under certain other state programs.

SB 1648 (CS)(LC)    Staples
Relating to civil actions.

SB 1659 (CS)(LC)    Carona
Relating to municipal authority over certain property that is
subject to an agreement.

SB 1673 (CS)(LC)    Barrientos
Relating to the creation of a sheriff's department civil service
system in certain counties.

SB 1742 (A)(LC)     West, Royce
Relating to authorizing certain nature centers to charge admission
fees.

SB 1786 (CS)(LC)    Gallegos
Relating to the powers and duties of a navigation district or port
authority.

SB 1794 (CS)(LC)    Armbrister
Relating to suspending the implementation of certain gas utilities'
interim cost recovery and rate adjustments.

SB 1798 (CS)(LC)    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.

SB 1827 (LC)        Whitmire
Relating to the system by which an application for a low income
housing tax credit is scored.

SB 1828 (CS)(LC)    Estes
Relating to the creation of the Smiley Road Water Control and
Improvement District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds.

SB 1864 (LC)        Jackson, Mike
Relating to the powers of the Galveston County Municipal Utility
District No. 51, including powers related to the construction,
maintenance, operation, and financing of roads or turnpikes;
providing the authority to impose taxes and issue bonds.

SB 1867 (LC)        Jackson, Mike
Relating to the creation of the NASA Area Management District;
providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and
issue bonds.

SB 1871 (LC)        Jackson, Mike
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 1878 (LC)        Deuell
Relating to validating actions of and amending assessments imposed
by the Falcon's Lair Utility and Reclamation District, of Dallas
County, Texas.

SB 1881 (LC)        Deuell
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 1882 (LC)        Jackson, Mike
Relating to the creation of the Galveston County Municipal Utility
District No. 67; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.