SENATE FLOOR ACTION




                                 Thursday
                               May 12, 2005


THE SENATE SUSPENDED ALL NECESSARY RULES TO CONSIDER AND FINALLY PASS:


SB 18 (CS)        Williams/ Janek
Relating to the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by a taxing unit
other than a school district.
1 FLOOR AMENDMENT

SB 555             Janek
Relating to requirements for certain medical treatment consent
forms.

SB 751             Van de Putte
Relating to service and disability retirement benefits and death
benefits for rescue specialists.

SB 1140             Carona/ et al.
Relating to requiring a record vote by each house or committee of
the legislature on bills, proposed constitutional amendments,
amendments to bills and proposed constitutional amendments, and
certain other actions and to public notice of the record vote.

SB 1451 (CS)(LC)    Averitt
Relating to the management of groundwater.
3 FLOOR AMENDMENTS

SB 1762             Gallegos
Relating to the establishment and operation of a public building
mapping information system by the Texas Building and Procurement
Commission.

SB 1780             Van de Putte
Relating to the issuance of bonds or other obligations by certain
junior college districts.

SB 1883             Ogden
Relating to the lands managed and controlled by the board of
regents of The Texas A&M University System.

HB 168             Deshotel                   SP: Armbrister
Relating to the hours for selling alcoholic beverages at certain
events.

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

HB 350             Hochberg                   SP: Duncan
Relating to the filing of certain reports of political
contributions and expenditures.

HB 1018             Noriega, Melissa           SP: Ellis
Relating to the amount of liability insurance required to be
maintained on certain school buses owned by a motor carrier.

HB 1097             Bonnen                     SP: Williams
Relating to the validation of any act, governmental proceeding,
official, bond, or obligation of a navigation district or port
authority or a corporation of the district or authority.

HB 1130             Cook, Byron/ Hupp/ Pena/ Chisum/ Giddings/ et al.
                      SP: Ellis
Relating to the adoption of a privacy policy by a person who
requires the disclosure of an individual's social security number;
providing a civil penalty.

HB 2208             Phillips                   SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the creation of a cultural and fine arts district
program by the Texas Commission on the Arts.

HB 2565             Eiland                     SP: Lucio
Relating to prohibiting rebates regarding certain insurance
coverage.
2 FLOOR AMENDMENTS

HB 2892             Luna                       SP: Gallegos
Relating to conditions of employment for firefighters employed by
certain municipalities.


THE SENATE SUSPENDED THE REGULAR ORDER, READ SECOND TIME, AND PASSED
 TO ENGROSSMENT:


SB 430 (CS)        Lindsay
Relating to the regulation of fireworks and fireworks displays in
certain populous counties.
7 FLOOR AMENDMENTS


THE SENATE REFUSED TO SUSPEND THE REGULAR ORDER TO CONSIDER:


SB 1194 (CS)        Van de Putte
Relating to the provision of behavioral health services by
school-based health centers.

HB 259             Elkins/ Bonnen/ Hughes/ Riddle/ Keffer, Jim/ et al.
                      SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the powers of a county, municipality, or local entity
with respect to the regulation of traffic on highways under its
jurisdiction.

THE SENATE ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS:


SR 802             West, Royce
Recognizing May 12, 2005, as Omega Psi Phi Day at the State Capitol.

SR 847             Lindsay
Commending students and their sponsors in the Empowering Teen Leaders and
Community Teen Leaders programs.

SR 861             Lucio
Congratulating The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost
College chess team for winning the Southwestern Collegiate Chess
Championship competition.

SR 875             Wentworth
Commending Viola White House on her accomplishments.

SR 876             Wentworth
Congratulating all those associated with the James Bowie High School
Outdoor Performing Ensemble for winning the 2004 Fiesta Bowl National
Band Championship.

SR 878             Duncan
Recognizing May 12, 2005, as Texas Retired School Personnel Day at the
State Capitol.

SR 881             Harris/ Nelson
Congratulating the Marcus High School girls' soccer team on winning the
Class 5A state championship.

HCR 191             Homer                      SP: Deuell
In memory of Star Nuckolls of Como.


THE SENATE CONCURRED IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS TO THE FOLLOWING:


SB 99             Ellis/ et al.              SP: Giddings
Relating to the extension of credit to a victim of and to insurance
coverage for identity theft.

SB 552             Duncan                     SP: Hartnett
Relating to the creation of magistrates in Nolan County.


THE FOLLOWING BILLS WERE REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE INDICATED:


SB 20             Carona
Relating to certain elevated projects of the Texas Department of
Transportation.
Transportation & Homeland Security

SB 1897             Madla
Relating to the territory of the Culberson County Groundwater
Conservation District.
Natural Resources

SB 1898             Deuell
Relating to the creation of the Dallas County Municipal Utility
District No. 3; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 1899             Zaffirini
Relating to the regulation of chemical dependency counselors.
Health & Human Services

SB 1900             Zaffirini
Relating to the creation of the San Patricio County Groundwater
Conservation District; providing authority to impose a tax.
Natural Resources

HJR 65             Otto
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to
exempt from ad valorem taxation rent-to-own property not held by
the lessee primarily to produce income and to prescribe the method
to be used to depreciate taxable rent-to-own property for tax
appraisal purposes.
Finance

HJR 89             Wong/ Guillen
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature
to allow the governing body of a political subdivision to provide
an additional exemption from ad valorem taxation for property owned
by certain disabled veterans who have been awarded the Purple Heart
or the Congressional Medal of Honor or their surviving spouses.
Finance

HCR 49             Davis, John/ Taylor
Urging the United States Congress to fully fund NASA's budget
request for fiscal year 2006.
State Affairs

HCR 132             Luna
Granting the John G. and Marie Stella Kenedy Memorial Foundation
permission to sue the state, the General Land Office, the School
Land Board, and Jerry Patterson.
Natural Resources

HB 26             Delisi
Relating to an electronic database of major state contracts and
related documents.
Finance

HB 43             Davis, Yvonne
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to
conduct a mandatory human immunodeficiency virus test on certain
inmates and state jail felons.
Criminal Justice

HB 62             McClendon
Relating to procedures for appealing a residential eviction suit.
Business & Commerce

HB 107             Van Arsdale/ Hartnett/ Hughes/ et al.
Relating to prohibiting actions brought against certain persons
alleging injury relating to an individual's weight gain, obesity,
or any health condition associated with weight gain or obesity.
State Affairs

HB 192             Eissler
Relating to the determination of the validity of certain Montgomery
County Hospital District election petitions.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 281             Hope/ Smith, Wayne
Relating to the authority of certain counties to apply a county
fire code to certain buildings.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 506             Hilderbran
Relating to hunting on or over certain submerged land; providing a
penalty.
Natural Resources

HB 541             Krusee
Relating to the types of nonprofit organizations that may conduct
raffles.
State Affairs

HB 584             Delisi/ Woolley
Relating to reimbursement under certain health benefit plans for
services provided by licensed athletic trainers.
State Affairs

HB 608             Giddings/ Guillen
Relating to school district internship programs in which students
earn credit for high school graduation by working with elected
government officials.
Education

HB 647             Krusee
Relating to the issuance of county obligations for public
improvements and to the review and approval of refunding bonds by
the attorney general.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 659             Hupp
Relating to authorizing a qualified organization under the
Charitable Raffle Enabling Act to conduct a reverse raffle.
State Affairs

HB 669             Jones, Jesse
Relating to a study of the feasibility of requiring registration of
certain assisted living facilities.
Health & Human Services

HB 681             Gattis
Relating to the forfeiture of good conduct time from inmates who
file frivolous applications for writ of habeas corpus.
Criminal Justice

HB 686             Rose/ Herrero/ Leibowitz
Relating to the use of certain factors in determining premiums
charged for professional liability insurance for physicians and
health care providers.
State Affairs

HB 692             Menendez/ Riddle/ Hupp/ Dukes/ Vo/ et al.
Relating to the punishment for and certain civil consequences of
committing the offense of prostitution.
Criminal Justice

HB 719             Jones, Jesse/ Anchia/ Herrero/ et al.
Relating to publicizing a list of voters' rights.
State Affairs

HB 790             Crownover/ Luna/ Eissler/ Zedler/ Dukes/ et al.
Relating to the conduct of newborn screening by the Department of
State Health Services.
Health & Human Services

HB 812             Flynn
Relating to the creation of the Sunrise Municipal Utility District
of Hunt County; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 813             Flynn
Relating to the creation of the Union Valley Ranch Municipal
Utility District of Hunt County; providing authority to impose a
tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 833             Gattis
Relating to hours of sale for certain alcoholic beverages in
certain areas.
Business & Commerce

HB 863             Kolkhorst/ Guillen
Relating to an employment preference for veterans at state
agencies.
State Affairs

HB 888             Seaman
Relating to the reporting of cost claims information under certain
health benefit plans.
State Affairs

HB 934             Taylor
Relating to notice requirements in certain proceedings relating to
charitable trusts.
Jurisprudence

HB 949             Eiland
Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health
insurance policies.
State Affairs

HB 967             Haggerty
Relating to administration of the criminal justice information
system.
Criminal Justice

HB 1012             Hilderbran
Relating to the offense of abuse of a corpse and to the offense of
criminal mischief in certain circumstances; providing a criminal
penalty.
Criminal Justice

HB 1023             Denny
Relating to the length of a ballot proposition.
State Affairs

HB 1054             Hope
Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility
District No. 100; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1055             Hope
Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility
District No. 101; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1079             West, George "Buddy"
Relating to the eligibility of certain judges to retire with full
benefits.
State Affairs

HB 1137             Smith, Wayne
Relating to the authority of the Department of Public Safety to
enter into agreements with foreign countries for issuance of
driver's licenses.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 1140             Flynn
Relating to the specifications and fees for legal papers filed with
a county clerk.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1141             Flynn
Relating to the conversion of the Verandah Fresh Water Supply
District of Hunt County to a municipal utility district; providing
authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of
eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1165             Harper-Brown
Relating to the employment of county traffic officers by certain
counties.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1181             Dutton/ et al.
Relating to access to criminal history record information by a
domestic relations office.
Jurisprudence

HB 1209             Gattis/ et al.
Relating to using county election precincts for any election held
on the November uniform election date.
State Affairs

HB 1283             Truitt/ Solomons/ Hamric
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board
of Examiners of Professional Counselors; providing an
administrative penalty.
Government Organization

HB 1346             Gattis
Relating to the creation of the CLL Municipal Utility District No.
1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1353             Cook, Robby
Relating to creation and operation of a guaranty fund for certain
groups certified to self insure for workers' compensation insurance
coverage and to service companies that administer the guaranty
fund.
State Affairs

HB 1382             Jones, Jesse
Relating to notice of cancellation of a voter's registration.
State Affairs

HB 1413             Truitt/ Solomons/ Hamric
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board
of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists.
Government Organization

HB 1467             Hamilton
Relating to the offense of prohibited sexual conduct.
Criminal Justice

HB 1571             Taylor
Relating to requirements for a group life insurance policy to be
issued for certain employee groups.
State Affairs

HB 1572             Taylor
Relating to the recovery of certain costs and payments relating to
losses covered by personal automobile insurance.
Business & Commerce

HB 1575             Dutton/ Goodman
Relating to juvenile delinquency; providing a criminal penalty.
Criminal Justice

HB 1610             Chisum
Relating to a county fee for an activity that excavates or cuts the
surface of a county road.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1631             Hilderbran
Relating to amendment of restrictions governing certain residential
subdivisions.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1634             Allen, Ray/ Hopson/ Otto/ Blake
Relating to arson and arson investigation; creating offenses.
Criminal Justice

HB 1682             McCall/ Rodriguez/ Miller/ Menendez/ Bohac
Relating to a breach in the security of a computerized data system
that includes personal identifying information; providing a civil
penalty.
Business & Commerce

HB 1687             Dutton
Relating to fees charged by a juvenile justice alternative
education program.
Education

HB 1718             Zedler
Relating to the regulation of certain nursing practices.
Health & Human Services

HB 1733             Swinford
Relating to prohibiting disclosure of certain records or reports by
the Texas Feed and Fertilizer Control Service.
S/C on Agriculture & Coastal Resources

HB 1741             Seaman
Relating to the creation by certain municipalities and powers of
regional mobility authorities.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 1773             Miller
Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a hotel
occupancy tax.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1789             Callegari
Relating to certain obsolete documents issued in connection with
the licensing of drivers.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 1799             Denny
Relating to a transfer and nonsubstantive revision of laws
governing the holding of local option elections regarding alcoholic
beverages.
Business & Commerce

HB 1812             Hamilton
Relating to annexation and incorporation procedures for certain
unincorporated areas in certain counties.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1842             Delisi
Relating to the licensing and regulation of massage therapists;
providing a penalty.
Health & Human Services

HB 1863             Uresti
Relating to the termination of a campaign treasurer appointment.
State Affairs

HB 1870             Turner
Relating to a deceptive trade practice in connection with
advertising for a household goods carrier.
State Affairs

HB 1884             Van Arsdale
Relating to the records management and preservation services fee.
Criminal Justice

HB 1900             Bonnen
Relating to the assessment and regulation of emissions events.
Natural Resources

HB 1918             Allen, Ray
Relating to the interagency exchange of information regarding
certain offenders with special needs.
Criminal Justice

HB 1925             Driver
Relating to removal or covering of certain signs in a construction
or maintenance work zone.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 1934             Gonzalez Toureilles/ Brown, Fred
Relating to security fees for justice courts.
Jurisprudence

HB 1945             Hilderbran/ et al.
Relating to the filing of personal financial statements by the
state chair of a political party.
State Affairs

HB 1977             Gallego
Relating to the presentation of Star of Texas awards to peace
officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who
are killed or sustain serious or fatal injuries in the line of
duty.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1984             Bohac
Relating to the information required to be provided with a notice
of appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes and an ad valorem
tax bill.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 1999             Van Arsdale/ et al.
Relating to the preparation of medical history reports by parents
who relinquish children for adoption.
Jurisprudence

HB 2000             Denny/ Howard
Relating to the information that must be included in a school
district bond election proposition.
Education

HB 2011             Nixon
Relating to the creation of a living trust; providing a civil
penalty.
State Affairs

HB 2017             Swinford
Relating to a nonsubstantive revision of statutes relating to the
Texas Department of Insurance, the business of insurance, and
certain related businesses, including conforming amendments,
repeals, and penalties.
Administration

HB 2036             Allen, Ray
Relating to the regulation of sex offender treatment providers and
the treatment of sex offenders; providing a penalty.
Criminal Justice

HB 2041             Campbell/ Gallego
Relating to a TEXAS grant pilot project to provide incentives for
students to attend certain underutilized public institutions of
higher education.
S/C on Higher Education

HB 2048             Uresti
Relating to certain online services and transactions involving
state agencies.
Government Organization

HB 2059             Madden/ et al.
Relating to the period of voter registration of a person registered
by a federal postcard application.
State Affairs

HB 2079             Keffer, Jim
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties,
functions, operations, and financing of the Stephens Regional
Special Utility District.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2080             Paxton/ Keffer, Jim/ et al.
Relating to the ad valorem tax status of a license to occupy a
dwelling unit in a tax-exempt retirement community.
Finance

HB 2100             Delisi
Relating to heirloom wedding anniversary certificates.
Health & Human Services

HB 2120             Allen, Ray/ Jackson, Jim
Relating to the efficient administration and certain powers of
county government.
Jurisprudence

HB 2154             Smithee
Relating to the declination of compensation by a candidate for a
county or precinct office.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2158             Delisi
Relating to an exemption from annual registration fees for a
retired physician who provides volunteer medical services in a
disaster.
Health & Human Services

HB 2280             Denny
Relating to the implementation of a statewide voter registration
system as required by the federal Help America Vote Act.
State Affairs

HB 2289             King, Tracy/ Raymond/ et al.
Relating to required notice of and a lien resulting from damage to
a fence.
State Affairs

HB 2301             Turner
Relating to proceedings involving the change of rates of a water
and sewer utility.
Natural Resources

HB 2304             Driver/ et al.
Relating to the regulation of alarm systems and alarm systems
companies; providing penalties.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2337             Corte/ Escobar/ Gallego
Relating to the use of information provided by an applicant for a
driver's license or personal identification certificate in an image
verification system.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 2344             Luna
Relating to the Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke.
Health & Human Services

HB 2378             Swinford
Relating to the administration of the child care program for
children of state employees.
Government Organization

HB 2381             Hegar
Relating to posting on the Internet the notice of a meeting of the
governing body of a county and certain districts and political
subdivisions.
State Affairs

HB 2408             Bonnen
Relating to delivery to an employer of an order or writ for the
withholding of child support from an employee's earnings.
Jurisprudence

HB 2422             Frost
Relating to the designation of Farm-to-Market Road 2065 as the
Staff Sergeant Herbert S. Robertson, Jr., Memorial Highway.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 2451             Moreno, Joe E./ et al.
Relating to the sale, service, and delivery of alcoholic beverages;
providing penalties.
Business & Commerce

HB 2454             Jones, Jesse
Relating to the eligibility of certain voters to vote a limited
ballot in a new county of residence.
State Affairs

HB 2458             Jones, Jesse
Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of a county to
delegate its authority to make certain budget transfers.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2465             Denny
Relating to a public hearing conducted by the secretary of state in
regard to the question of approval of a voting system or voting
system equipment for use in elections.
State Affairs

HB 2473             Delisi
Relating to certain state publications maintained by the Texas
State Library and Archives Commission.
Government Organization

HB 2476             Delisi
Relating to allowing the Texas Medical Disclosure Panel to hold
hearings by telecommunication methods.
State Affairs

HB 2495             Wong
Relating to the transfer of a motor vehicle title at a dealer
auction.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 2507             Bohac/ Bailey/ Allen, Alma
Relating to the regulation of mobile food units and roadside food
vendors in certain populous areas.
Health & Human Services

HB 2509             Bohac
Relating to jurisdiction of a municipal court over an action to
enforce certain vehicle dealer and manufacturer license plate laws.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2526             Flores
Relating to the promotional activities of certain alcoholic
beverage license or permit holders.
Business & Commerce

HB 2531             Chavez
Relating to the local administrative judge for the El Paso Council
of Judges.
Jurisprudence

HB 2560             Laubenberg
Relating to validation of the creation of and certain acts taken by
the Rockwall County Public Safety and Fire Assistance District.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2569             Eiland
Relating to the office of district attorney for the 253rd Judicial
District and to the creation of the office of district attorney for
the 344th Judicial District.
Jurisprudence

HB 2589             Davis, Yvonne/ Hartnett/ et al.
Relating to local control of fire fighter and police officer
employment matters in certain municipalities.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2590             Gonzales
Relating to the issuance of a package store tasting permit to the
holder of a wine only package store permit.
Business & Commerce

HB 2594             Coleman
Relating to the health disparities task force.
Health & Human Services

HB 2613             Eiland/ Seaman/ Taylor
Relating to the adoption of the Interstate Insurance Product
Regulation Compact.
Business & Commerce

HB 2627             Moreno, Paul
Relating to certain requirements for issuance of a barbershop
permit.
Business & Commerce

HB 2636             Isett
Relating to the rate of interest and the period for which interest
is paid on certain tax refunds.
Finance

HB 2644             Hughes/ Frost/ Hopson/ Merritt/ Pickett
Relating to delay in the deregulation of certain electric
utilities.
Business & Commerce

HB 2647             Homer/ Phillips
Relating to designation of Farm-to-Market Road 68 in Fannin County
as Speaker Jimmy Turman Road.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 2652             Krusee
Relating to the creation of a private activity bond program for
highway and surface freight facilities.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 2667             Dutton
Relating to the election of a director of a municipal utility
district.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2678             Smithee
Relating to the use of certain information to underwrite
professional liability insurance for physicians and health care
providers.
State Affairs

HB 2694             Anchia
Relating to the eligibility of certain counties to use the
competitive proposal procedure for certain purchases.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2695             Anchia
Relating to allowing a county to consider health insurance benefits
provided by a bidder to its employees when awarding a purchasing
contract.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2704             Krusee
Relating to the construction, maintenance, or operation of toll or
nontoll projects or facilities.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 2753             Pitts
Relating to the powers, duties, and functions of the Legislative
Budget Board.
Finance

HB 2755             McReynolds/ Cook, Byron
Relating to the authority of certain development corporations to
undertake projects for the development, retention, or expansion of
business enterprises.
S/C on Emerging Technologies & Economic Dev.

HB 2759             Taylor/ Smith, Todd/ Eiland/ Dawson/ Hegar
Relating to the maximum number of registered voters that may be
contained in a county election precinct.
State Affairs

HB 2772             Farabee
Relating to health savings accounts and high-deductible health
plans implemented as a part of the group benefits program of the
Employees Retirement System of Texas.
State Affairs

HB 2783             Wong
Relating to the time for responding to notice of certain sworn
complaints filed with the Texas Ethics Commission.
State Affairs

HB 2796             Chavez
Relating to the provision of health care in areas near the
Texas-Mexico border.
State Affairs

HB 2823             Rose
Relating to the form of payments made to certain disabled peace
officers under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act.
Criminal Justice

HB 2826             Truitt
Relating to frivolous or bad-faith complaints filed with the Texas
Ethics Commission.
State Affairs

HB 2856             Uresti
Relating to the repeal of the regulation of career counseling
services.
Government Organization

HB 2864             Luna
Relating to the use of sales tax revenue to pay or secure certain
municipal public securities.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 2883             Smithee
Relating to Texas Life, Accident, Health, and Hospital Service
Insurance Guaranty Association.
State Affairs

HB 2931             Delisi
Relating to the authority of a municipality that includes or is
near a defense base to issue bonds for facilities to be leased to
the federal government.
Veteran Affairs & Military Installations

HB 2955             Hamric
Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle in certain counties.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 2977             Gonzales
Relating to the establishment of criminal law hearing officers in
Hidalgo County.
Jurisprudence

HB 3001             Morrison/ et al.
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.
Finance

HB 3015             Hill/ Hodge
Relating to next of kin for purposes of making funeral
arrangements.
Jurisprudence

HB 3041             Branch/ Hodge/ Alonzo/ Hartnett/ Anchia/ et al.
Relating to the designation of the structure on Spur 366 connecting
the east and west levee of the Trinity River as the Margaret Hunt
Hill Bridge.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 3114             Corte
Relating to managing and maximizing federal money for certain state
programs.
Finance

HB 3116             Corte
Relating to the authority of regional planning commissions with
respect to mutual aid agreements for emergency management purposes.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 3118             Allen, Ray
Relating to fees collected for services provided by the Commission
on Jail Standards.
Criminal Justice

HB 3129             Hamilton
Relating to the creation of a driver safety program for holders of
provisional driver's licenses.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 3144             Hughes
Relating to a prohibition on hunting on certain parts of Big Sandy
Creek in Wood County; providing penalties.
Natural Resources

HB 3147             Turner/ et al.
Relating to authorizing the Texas Building and Procurement
Commission to enter into more favorable lease with option to
purchase agreements with regards to certain space currently
occupied under lease with option to purchase agreements.
Government Organization

HB 3162             Noriega, Melissa
Relating to the temporary replacement of a member of a political
party's county executive committee who enters active military
service.
State Affairs

HB 3164             Noriega, Melissa
Relating to taxes, assessments, and impact fees imposed on
residential property by the Greater East End Management District.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 3195             Smith, Todd
Relating to combined municipal sales tax ballot propositions.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 3200             Madden/ McCall/ Laubenberg
Relating to single employer benefit plans.
State Affairs

HB 3269             Blake/ McReynolds/ Dunnam/ et al.
Relating to the duties of the Texas Historical Commission relating
to El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail.
Government Organization

HB 3285             Swinford
Relating to the abolition of the State Aircraft Pooling Board and
the principal part of its functions.
Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 3315             Brown, Betty
Relating to state compensation for certain primary election
expenses.
State Affairs

HB 3384             Chavez
Relating to the authority of a junior college district or local
workforce development board to contract under the Interlocal
Cooperation Act.
Business & Commerce

HB 3434             Hartnett
Relating to testamentary and nontestamentary transfers of property
and other benefits and the administration of those benefits.
Jurisprudence

HB 3460             Baxter
Relating to the interest rate to be paid on the deposits made by
customers of a water, electric, gas, or telephone utility.
Business & Commerce

HB 3461             Baxter/ Callegari
Relating to the manner in which a municipality may impose a
moratorium on certain property development.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 3473             Chavez
Relating to an exemption from the platting requirement in certain
counties near an international border.
International Relations & Trade

HB 3476             Olivo
Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility
District No. 177; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 3490             Denny
Relating to the creation of The Lakes Fresh Water Supply District
of Denton County; providing authority to impose a tax and issue
bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 3519             Naishtat
Relating to the appointment of temporary justices of the peace in
certain counties.
Jurisprudence

HB 3528             Bailey
Relating to property exemptions in, and the validation of certain
acts of, the Greater Greenspoint Management District of Harris
County.
Intergovernmental Relations

HB 3540             Pitts
Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities;
providing penalties.

HB 3541             Cook, Robby
Relating to the powers and duties of magistrates in Brazos County.
Jurisprudence

HB 3547             Brown, Betty
Relating to the creation of an additional county court at law in
Kaufman County.
Jurisprudence

HB 3570             Martinez/ Pena/ Gonzales
Relating to the creation of an additional county court at law in
Hidalgo County.
Jurisprudence

HB 3573             West, George "Buddy"
Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a hotel
occupancy tax.
Intergovernmental Relations
Finance