Daily House Calendar

Monday, May 23, 2011



********** MAJOR STATE CALENDAR **********

SB 1581             Ogden

SP: Aycock

Relating to state fiscal matters, and certain administrative and business matters, related to public and higher education.

SB 1717             Duncan / et al.

SP: Lewis / Jackson, Jim

Relating to the operation and administration of the judicial branch of state government.

SB 694              West

SP: Smith, Wayne / Cook / Dutton / Fletcher / et al.

Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties.


SJR 9               West

SP: Thompson / Gallego

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governor to grant a pardon to a person who successfully completes a term of deferred adjudication community supervision.

SJR 5               Ogden

SP: Pitts

Proposing a constitutional amendment to clarify references to the permanent school fund, to allow the General Land Office to distribute revenue derived from permanent school fund land or other properties to the available school fund, and to provide for an increase in the market value of the permanent school fund for the purpose of allowing increased distributions from the available school fund.

********** GENERAL STATE CALENDAR **********

SB 773              Zaffirini / et al.

SP: Gallego / Munoz, Jr.

Relating to telecommunications service discounts for educational institutions, libraries, hospitals, and telemedicine centers.

SB 17               Carona / et al.

SP: Truitt

Relating to the regulation of residential mortgage loan servicers; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 731              Nichols

SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the attorney general's legal sufficiency review of a comprehensive development agreement.

SB 332              Fraser / et al.

SP: Ritter

Relating to the ownership of groundwater below the surface of land, the right to produce that groundwater, and the management of groundwater in this state.

SB 223              Nelson

SP: Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to certain facilities and care providers, including providers under the state Medicaid program; providing penalties.

SB 1909             Lucio

SP: Oliveira

Relating to The University of Texas at Brownsville, including its partnership agreement with the Texas Southmost College District.

SB 173              West

SP: Dutton

Relating to civil remedy of violations of certain municipal health and safety ordinances.

SB 370              Seliger

SP: Ritter

Relating to the authority of the Texas Water Development Board to provide financial assistance for certain projects if the applicant has failed to complete a request for information relevant to the project.

SB 681              West

SP: Davis, John

Relating to the establishment of a task force to study the assessments of children in the child welfare system.

SB 781              Carona

SP: Cook

Relating to the repeal of certain legislative oversight committees.

SB 1799             West

SP: Branch / Alonzo

Relating to the student loan program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; authorizing the issuance of bonds.

SB 1714             Duncan

SP: Chisum

Relating to certain actions against an employer by an employee who is not covered by workers' compensation insurance.

SB 542              Hegar

SP: Fletcher

Relating to the regulation of law enforcement officers by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.

SB 327              Van de Putte / Davis

SP: Garza

Relating to including certain veterans service organizations as small businesses for the purpose of state contracting.

SB 1393             Seliger

SP: Keffer

Relating to the use of contracts by local governments to purchase electricity.

SB 1434             Carona

SP: Geren

Relating to certain low-income weatherization programs.

SB 1286             Watson

SP: Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to the funding of retirement systems for firefighters in certain municipalities.

SB 981              Carona

SP: Anchia / Gallego

Relating to the regulation of distributed renewable generation of electricity.

SB 1120             Seliger

SP: Lewis

Relating to the exemption from taxation of property of a local government corporation.

SB 158              Williams

SP: Fletcher / Gallego

Relating to the fraudulent obtaining of a controlled substance from a practitioner; providing a penalty.

SB 1048             Jackson

SP: Davis, John

Relating to the creation of public and private facilities and infrastructure.

SB 776              Zaffirini

SP: Guillen / Quintanilla / Raymond

Relating to customs brokers.

SB 293              Watson / et al.

SP: Davis, John

Relating to telemedicine medical services, telehealth services, and home telemonitoring services provided to certain Medicaid recipients.

SB 1073             Jackson

SP: King, Tracy O.

Relating to rainwater harvesting systems that are connected to public water supply systems.

SB 1551             Rodriguez / et al.

SP: Raymond / Gallego

Relating to missing children; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 573              Nichols / Gallegos / Patrick / et al.

SP: Creighton / Eissler / Cook

Relating to certificates of public convenience and necessity for water or sewer services.

SB 978              Hinojosa

SP: Gonzales, Veronica

Relating to procedures for the dissolution of the Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 3.

SB 1285             Watson

SP: Strama

Relating to contributions to the retirement systems for certain police officers in certain municipalities.

SB 1009             Huffman

SP: Sheffield

Relating to requiring public institutions of higher education to notify the federal Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) regarding the withdrawal or nonattendance of certain foreign students.

SB 81               Nelson

SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to food safety.

SB 1664             Duncan

SP: Truitt / Creighton

Relating to the powers and duties of and contributions to and benefits from the systems and programs administered by the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

SB 1605             Seliger

SP: Lewis / Geren / Cook

Relating to the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission.