SENATE FLOOR ACTION
June 13, 2011
The Senate laid out and finally passed:
Relating to the state virtual school network.
Relating to the guarantee of open-enrollment charter school bonds by the permanent school fund.
The Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee on the following:
Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties.
Appropriating money for the support of state government for the period beginning September 1, 2011 and ending August 31, 2013; and authorizing and prescribing conditions, limitations, rules, and procedures for allocating and expending the appropriated funds; and declaring an emergency.
Relating to the administration, quality, and efficiency of health care, health and human services, and health benefits programs in this state.
Committee referral on the following:
Relating to the operation and name of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and to the resolution of certain disputes concerning claims made to that association; providing penalties.
Business & Commerce
Relating to reducing state Medicaid and other health care costs by prohibiting smoking in certain public places; providing penalties.
Health & Human Services