BILLS REFERRED TODAY




 2005-02-03


SB 96             Shapleigh
Relating to the provision of online services to assist a person
starting a business in this state.
S/C on Emerging Technologies & Economic Dev.

SB 105             Shapleigh
Relating to a report on the use of money from the Texas Enterprise
Fund.
S/C on Emerging Technologies & Economic Dev.

SB 150             Wentworth
Relating to authorizing measures to support efforts to attract
major motor sports racing events to this state.
S/C on Emerging Technologies & Economic Dev.

SB 201             Gallegos
Relating to a prohibition of discrimination by public educational
institutions.
Education

SB 202             Van de Putte
Relating to including lactation education in public elementary and
secondary school curriculum.
Education

SB 203             Van de Putte
Relating to the amount of money available to certain disabled peace
officers from the compensation to victims of crime fund.
Criminal Justice

SB 204             Van de Putte
Relating to additional state funding for certain juvenile justice
alternative education programs.
Education

SB 205             Van de Putte
Relating to inclusion of a public school student's body mass index
in the student's grade report card.
Education

SB 206             Van de Putte
Relating to the punishment for the offense of trafficking of
persons.
Criminal Justice

SB 207             Lucio
Relating to a school district policy concerning the use of school
counselors' work time.
Education

SB 208             Lucio
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for an enrollee with
certain mental disorders, including autism or another pervasive
developmental disorder.
State Affairs

SB 209             Barrientos
Relating to the State Preservation Board's authority to prohibit
lobbying or political activity on the Capitol grounds.
Administration

SB 210             Carona
Relating to security fees in certain civil and criminal cases.
Criminal Justice

SB 211             Lindsay
Relating to the eligibility of certain officers to serve as
election judges or clerks.
State Affairs

SB 212             Shapleigh
Relating to the provision of employment services by the Texas
Workforce Commission to the families of military personnel
stationed in this state.
Veteran Affairs & Military Installations

SB 213             Shapleigh
Relating to requiring more Spanish language content for online
services provided by state agencies.
Government Organization

SB 214             Van de Putte
Relating to providing interpreter services to certain recipients of
medical assistance or their parents or guardians.
Health & Human Services

SB 215             Van de Putte
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for certain mental
disorders in children.
State Affairs

SB 216             Van de Putte
Relating to the authority of a local child fatality review team to
obtain relevant records at no cost to the team.
Health & Human Services

SB 217             Shapiro
Relating to reporting positive alcohol and drug tests of holders of
commercial driver's licenses.
Transportation & Homeland Security

SB 218             Barrientos
Relating to the coverage of certain treatments for multiple myeloma
and Hodgkin's disease under an evidence of coverage issued by a
health maintenance organization.
State Affairs

SB 219             Carona
Relating to notaries public.
Jurisprudence

SB 220             Carona
Relating to the maintenance of records by a notary public.
Jurisprudence

SB 221             Zaffirini
Relating to the possession and self-administration of certain
prescription medications by public school students while on school
property or at a school-related event or activity.
Education

SB 222             Zaffirini
Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college
students from the sales tax for a limited period.
Finance

SB 223             Ellis
Relating to the creation of a commission to investigate and prevent
wrongful convictions.
Criminal Justice

SB 224             Ellis
Relating to the eminent domain power of certain municipal
management districts.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 225             Ellis
Relating to compensation for wrongful imprisonment.
Criminal Justice

SB 226             Ellis
Relating to the punishment for a capital felony committed by a
person who is younger than 18 years of age at the time of
committing the felony.
Criminal Justice

SB 227             Ellis
Relating to consideration by the Board of Pardons and Paroles of an
application for a pardon based on innocence.
Criminal Justice

SB 228             Ellis
Relating to the authority of the governor to grant one or more
reprieves in a capital case.
Criminal Justice

SB 229             Lucio/ Shapleigh/ Zaffirini
Relating to the Advisory Oversight Community Outreach Committee in
the Department of Public Safety.
International Relations & Trade

SB 230             West, Royce
Relating to regional funding of indigent health care services.
Health & Human Services

SB 231             Ellis
Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital
offense committed by a person with mental retardation.
Criminal Justice

SB 232             Ellis
Relating to the State Bar of Texas fee to provide legal services to
the indigent.
Jurisprudence

SB 233             Ellis
Relating to state antiquities.
Government Organization

SB 234             Harris
Relating to the appointment of grand jury bailiffs in Tarrant
County.
Jurisprudence

SB 235             Harris
Relating to the qualifications of bailiffs and grand jury bailiffs
for certain courts.
Jurisprudence

SB 236             Van de Putte/ Fraser
Relating to liability for certain unfair methods of competition or
deceptive acts or practices in the business of insurance.
State Affairs

SB 237             Carona
Relating to disclosure of the total amount of discount provided in
a package arrangement by a funeral establishment, cemetery, or
crematory.
Business & Commerce

SB 238             Janek
Relating to training for members of the governing boards of public
institutions of higher education.
S/C on Higher Education

SB 239             Janek
Relating to an exemption from the fee for a birth or death record
requested by a law enforcement agency, a child fatality review
team, or the child fatality review team committee.
Health & Human Services

SB 240             Wentworth
Relating to the time allowed for execution of a search warrant
issued to obtain a specimen for DNA analysis.
Criminal Justice

SB 241             Wentworth
Relating to the creation of an appellate judicial system for the
Third Court of Appeals District.
Jurisprudence

SB 242             Wentworth
Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district in Hays
County.
Jurisprudence

SB 243             Wentworth
Relating to requiring disclosure of certain information about the
conveyance of real property, including the purchase price of the
property, for use in appraising property for taxation; providing
penalties.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 244             Wentworth
Relating to priority of payment relating to property owners'
association assessments.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 245             Gallegos
Relating to local government authorization of charitable
solicitation by a pedestrian.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 246             Gallegos
Relating to the creation of an offense involving certain sales of
tickets to events; providing a penalty.
Business & Commerce

SB 247             West, Royce
Relating to permitting samples of produce at certain municipally
owned farmers' markets.
Health & Human Services

SB 248             West, Royce
Relating to authorizing the use of approved nonsurgical methods to
sterilize dogs and cats.
Health & Human Services

SB 249             West, Royce
Relating to rates for professional liability insurance for
physicians and health care providers.
State Affairs

SB 250             West, Royce
Relating to the information contained on a driver's license or
personal identification certificate.
Transportation & Homeland Security

SB 251             West, Royce
Relating to the questioning of prospective jurors during voir dire
examination.
Jurisprudence

SB 252             Estes/ Fraser/ Seliger/ Shapleigh/ Van de Putte/
                      et al.
Relating to a project of a development corporation in connection
with a military base or facility.
S/C on Base Realignment and Closure

SB 253             West, Royce/ Harris
Relating to the eligibility of juvenile justice alternative
education programs for free textbooks for use in the programs.
Education

SB 254             Shapiro
Relating to the removal of certain restrictions imposed on the
programs, enrollment, and admission policies of The University of
Texas at Dallas.
Education

SB 255             Carona
Relating to the removal of data from data processing equipment
disposed of or transferred by state agencies.
Government Organization

SB 256             Williams
Relating to the release of certain student information by a school
district.
Education

SB 257             Williams
Relating to the forfeiture of contraband used or intended to be
used in the commission of certain criminal offenses.
Criminal Justice

SB 258             Williams
Relating to the disposition of certain obscene material and child
pornography.
Criminal Justice

SB 259             Williams
Relating to the use of excess money in the compensation to victims
of crime fund.
Criminal Justice

SB 260             Williams
Relating to the division of legal fees between attorneys in
different law firms.
Jurisprudence

SB 261             Williams
Relating to the creation of a program to educate the public on the
value of health coverage and to increase public awareness of health
coverage options.
State Affairs

SB 262             Williams
Relating to benefits from the Employees Retirement System of Texas
for law enforcement officers commissioned by the Texas State Board
of Pharmacy.
State Affairs

SB 263             Williams
Relating to use of certain information relating to tax audits;
providing penalties.
Finance

SB 264             Williams
Relating to the authority of the Montgomery County Hospital
District to issue certain bonds or incur or assume other debt.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 265             Williams
Relating to certain continuing education requirements for insurance
agents.
Business & Commerce

SB 266             Williams
Relating to the release of certain information regarding a workers'
compensation claim.
State Affairs

SB 267             Williams
Relating to the exclusion from emergency services districts of
certain territory subject to ad valorem assessments.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 268             Madla/ Armbrister/ Duncan/ Fraser/ Shapleigh
Relating to the repeal of the statutory provision governing the
powers and duties of the Rio Grande watermaster and the delivery of
water down the banks and bed of the Rio Grande.
Natural Resources

SB 269             Madla
Relating to certain administrative fees and taxes collected by the
Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.
Business & Commerce

SB 270             Madla
Relating to mass gatherings outside the limits of a municipality.
Intergovernmental Relations

SB 271             Zaffirini
Relating to the issuance of a certificate of birth resulting in
stillbirth on request of a parent.
Health & Human Services

SB 272             Williams
Relating to the creation of an oyster license management program.
S/C on Agriculture & Coastal Resources

SB 273             Shapleigh
Relating to referring a child with mental illness to an appropriate
local mental health authority before completion of probation.
Criminal Justice

SB 274             Barrientos
Relating to funding of the Communities In Schools program.
Education

SB 275             Staples/ Deuell/ Eltife
Relating to authorizing The University of Texas at Tyler to offer
doctoral degree programs in nursing and human resource development.
S/C on Higher Education

SB 276             Staples/ Deuell/ Eltife
Relating to authorizing The University of Texas Health Science
Center at Tyler to offer courses and degree programs in allied
health and related fields.
S/C on Higher Education

SB 277             Lucio/ Shapleigh/ Zaffirini
Relating to use of money in the Texas Enterprise Fund.
S/C on Emerging Technologies & Economic Dev.

SB 278             Lucio
Relating to the provision of financial assistance to counties for
roadway projects serving border colonias.
International Relations & Trade

SB 279             Gallegos
Relating to restrictions on the location of certain sex offenders
and to notice reflecting that location.
Criminal Justice

SB 280             Gallegos
Relating to an injunction to prevent violations by automotive
wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties.
Intergovernmental Relations