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Local Consent And Resolutions Calendar

Friday, May 20, 2011
10:00 AM

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********** HOUSE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS **********

HCR 158             Hartnett / Sheets / Aliseda / Riddle / Anchia / et al.

Urging the federal government to grant a conditional green card to certain noncitizens to allow them to enlist in the United States armed forces and urging the federal government to award citizenship to these immigrants upon the completion of four years of honorable military service.


********** SENATE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS **********

SB 36               Zaffirini

SP: Castro

Relating to methods for increasing student success and degree completion at public institutions of higher education.

SB 41               Zaffirini

SP: Davis, John

Relating to the use of restraints in state supported living centers.

SB 58               Zaffirini / et al.

SP: Raymond / Guillen / Lozano

Relating to the designation of segments of State Highway 359, State Highway 16, and State Highway 285 as the Veterans of the Korean War Memorial Highway.

SB 71               Nelson

SP: Raymond

Relating to certain reports submitted and analyses conducted regarding health and human services.

SB 74               Nelson

SP: Branch

Relating to the disposition of surplus or salvage data processing equipment of a university system or an institution or agency of higher education.

SB 78               Nelson

SP: Laubenberg

Relating to adverse licensing, listing, or registration decisions by certain health and human services agencies.

SB 80               Nelson

SP: King, Susan

Relating to public health laboratories administered by the Department of State Health Services.

SB 122              Ellis / et al.

SP: Gallego / Hartnett / Davis, Yvonne / Zedler / Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to postconviction forensic DNA analysis.

SB 131              Wentworth

SP: Kuempel

Relating to cemeteries in certain municipalities.

SB 144              West

SP: Thompson / Gallego / Davis, Yvonne / Aliseda

Relating to allowing a person who successfully completes a term of deferred adjudication community supervision to be eligible for a pardon.

SB 155              Huffman

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the eligibility of certain school district employees to participate or be enrolled in certain group health benefit programs.

SB 176              Huffman

SP: Branch

Relating to student eligibility for tuition rebates offered by general academic teaching institutions.

SB 209              Zaffirini

SP: Walle

Relating to juvenile case managers.

SB 219              Nelson / et al.

SP: Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to health and mental health services for children in foster care and kinship care.

SB 221              Nelson

SP: Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services, including protective services and investigations of alleged abuse, neglect, or exploitation for certain adults who are elderly or disabled; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 222              Nelson

SP: Raymond

Relating to access to certain long-term care services and supports under the medical assistance program.

SB 246              Shapiro

SP: Harper-Brown

Relating to toll collection services provided by a regional tollway authority.

SB 247              Shapiro / et al.

SP: Hochberg

Relating to the authority of the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission to participate in the establishment and operation of an affiliated nonprofit organization and provide grants.

SB 256              Nelson

SP: King, Susan

Relating to requiring a private autopsy facility to post a notice for filing a complaint against a physician; providing a penalty.

SB 258              Hegar / et al.

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the pledge of allegiance to the state flag during a state flag retirement ceremony.

SB 263              Carona

SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the revocation or suspension of the license of a physician placed on deferred adjudication community supervision or arrested for certain offenses.

SB 264              Zaffirini

SP: Guillen

Relating to certain information provided by local workforce development boards regarding certain child-care providers.

SB 303              Nichols

SP: Scott / White

Relating to health care services provided or paid by a hospital district.

SB 304              Nichols

SP: Creighton

Relating to employment services programs for certain residents receiving services from public hospitals or hospital districts.

SB 310              Seliger

SP: Smithee

Relating to the Dallam-Hartley Counties Hospital District.

SB 311              Seliger

SP: Chisum

Relating to the authority of the board of directors of the Ochiltree County Hospital District to employ physicians and other health care providers.

SB 315              Carona / et al.

SP: Madden

Relating to the agencies and entities responsible for compiling and maintaining information pertaining to criminal combinations and criminal street gangs.

SB 335              Fraser

SP: Eiland

Relating to an exemption from regulation as health spas for certain governmental hospitals and clinics.

SB 349              Eltife

SP: Hopson

Relating to the hotel occupancy tax rate in certain municipalities.

SB 387              Williams

SP: Eiland

Relating to the sale and consumption in this state of raw oysters harvested from Texas waters.

SB 400              Shapiro / et al.

SP: Hopson

Relating to the entities eligible to make purchases using the cooperative purchasing program administered by the comptroller.

SB 402              West

SP: Oliveira

Relating to community land trusts.

SB 408              Estes

SP: Keffer

Relating to inspection of and the operation of watercraft on the John Graves Scenic Riverway; providing for the imposition of a criminal penalty.

SB 419              West

SP: Patrick, Diane

Relating to prohibiting state funding to public junior colleges for physical education courses offered for joint high school and junior college credit.

SB 431              Jackson

SP: Smith, Wayne

Relating to the use of fraudulent or fictitious military records; creating an offense.

SB 432              Jackson

SP: Bonnen

Relating to the penalty for failure to make a timely installment payment of ad valorem taxes on property in a disaster area.

SB 436              Nelson

SP: Naishtat

Relating to the authority of a county to inspect day-care centers and group day-care homes.

SB 489              Fraser / Duncan / Estes

SP: King, Susan

Relating to the Texas State Technical College System.

SB 494              Fraser

SP: Craddick

Relating to the authority of certain local governmental entities to borrow money for a public hospital.

SB 499              Jackson

SP: Guillen

Relating to the identification of breeder deer by microchips.

SB 502              West

SP: Thompson

Relating to determinations of paternity; creating an offense.

SB 512              Hegar

SP: Creighton

Relating to the qualification of supervisors of a fresh water supply district.

SB 514              Birdwell / Duncan / Eltife / Lucio

SP: Anderson, Charles "Doc" / Hughes / Lozano

Relating to the acquisition of land and facilities by the Texas State Technical College System.

SB 520              Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation, administration, powers, and duties of a county assistance district.

SB 540              Van de Putte

SP: Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to a study of the fiscal impact of adjusting the amount of the ad valorem tax exemption to which disabled veterans and the surviving spouses and children of disabled veterans and certain members of the armed forces are entitled.

SB 545              Seliger

SP: Driver

Relating to employment records for law enforcement officers, including procedures to correct employment termination reports; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 548              Nichols / Davis / Watson / et al.

SP: Darby / Schwertner

Relating to the environmental review process for transportation projects.

SB 558              Duncan

SP: Chisum

Relating to the Swisher Memorial Hospital District.

SB 563              Jackson

SP: Torres

Relating to information regarding job matching services provided by the Texas Workforce Commission; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 601              Rodriguez

SP: Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the authority of the El Paso County Hospital District to employ and commission peace officers.

SB 629              Hegar / et al.

SP: Isaac

Relating to the Ranch at Clear Fork Creek Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 736              Hinojosa

SP: Dukes / Naishtat

Relating to membership of local school health advisory councils.

SB 747              Carona

SP: Hamilton

Relating to the professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission.

SB 767              Ellis

SP: Alvarado

Relating to the regulation of certain residential mortgage foreclosure consulting services; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 768              Watson

SP: Dukes

Relating to the creation of the Rio de Vida Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.

SB 794              Nelson / et al.

SP: King, Susan / Margo

Relating to the use of money from the permanent fund for health-related programs to provide grants to nursing education programs.

SB 795              Nelson

SP: Naishtat

Relating to regulation of nurse aides.

SB 803              Hegar

SP: Hunter

Relating to venue projects in certain counties.

SB 813              Gallegos

SP: Smith, Wayne

Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 528; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 822              Watson

SP: Zerwas

Relating to expedited credentialing of certain physicians by managed care plans.

SB 860              Rodriguez

SP: Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the authority of the El Paso County Hospital District to appoint, contract for, or employ physicians, dentists, and other health care providers.

SB 882              Whitmire

SP: Madden / Burkett / Aliseda / Carter / Christian / et al.

Relating to the filing of a copy of certain records related to the release of accused persons on personal bond.

SB 896              Estes

SP: Laubenberg

Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to certain family members of a person who dies while serving in the United States armed forces.

SB 910              Lucio

SP: Lozano

Relating to certain state attorneys called into active duty military service.

SB 942              Watson

SP: Lucio III

Relating to the creation and financing of the Lakeway Regional Medical Center Defined Area in Travis County Water Control and Improvement District No. 17; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.

SB 943              Carona

SP: Anchia

Relating to the classification, use, and regulation of electric energy storage equipment or facilities.

SB 953              Whitmire

SP: Madden

Relating to the conditions for granting an occupational license to certain persons, the monitoring of those persons by a local community supervision and corrections department, and the fees associated with department services.

SB 988              Van de Putte

SP: Larson / Pena

Relating to the creation of a cybersecurity, education, and economic development council.

SB 992              Lucio

SP: Lucio III

Relating to the allocation of loans made under the owner-builder loan program.

SB 1047             Jackson

SP: Davis, John

Relating to the eligibility of an innovation and commercialization organization associated with the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center to receive funding from the Texas emerging technology fund.

SB 1057             Wentworth

SP: Harper-Brown / Fletcher

Relating to the transfer of certain vehicle registrations at the time of sale of the vehicle.

SB 1098             Huffman

SP: Jackson, Jim / Gallego / Christian / Zedler / Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to certain offenses involving unauthorized recordings.

SB 1154             Uresti

SP: McClendon

Relating to a task force for the development of a strategy to reduce child abuse and neglect and improve child welfare.

SB 1178             Nelson

SP: Raymond

Relating to the regulation of certain shelter day-care facilities, child-care facilities, and individuals providing child-care services, and access to certain criminal history record information; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 1187             Watson

SP: Hartnett

Relating to the effect of indexing notices of lis pendens.

SB 1208             Whitmire

SP: Madden

Relating to the age until which juveniles placed on determinate sentence probation may be on probation.

SB 1248             Lucio / et al.

SP: Lucio III

Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 499 as the Colonel Bill Card Boulevard.

SB 1250             Lucio

SP: Lozano

Relating to the applicability of certain restrictions on the location and operation of concrete crushing facilities.

SB 1251             Gallegos

SP: Alvarado

Relating to the board of directors of the Greater East End Management District.

SB 1295             Hegar

SP: Beck

Relating to the mining and reclamation of certain land previously affected by surface coal mining operations.

SB 1311             Lucio / Duncan / Seliger / et al.

SP: Lozano / Anderson, Charles "Doc" / Munoz, Jr. / et al.

Relating to the designation of certain highways as part of the Purple Heart Trail.

SB 1320             Lucio / et al.

SP: Gonzales, Veronica

Relating to the execution of deeds conveying residential real estate in connection with certain transactions involving residential real estate.

SB 1331             Watson / et al.

SP: Gallego

Relating to criminal offenses regarding the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor and providing alcoholic beverages to a minor.

SB 1352             Watson

SP: Naishtat

Relating to the lease of property or hospital facilities by certain hospital districts.

SB 1386             Lucio

SP: Oliveira

Relating to the refusal to register motor vehicles by a county assessor-collector or the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.

SB 1410             Duncan

SP: Patrick, Diane

Relating to reporting student enrollment in tech-prep programs and evaluating tech-prep consortia.

SB 1414             Duncan

SP: Eiland

Relating to sexual abuse and child molestation training and examination for employees of certain programs for minors held on campuses of institutions of higher education; providing penalties.

SB 1422             Nelson / et al.

SP: Solomons

Relating to coordinated county transportation authorities; creating an offense.

SB 1477             Hegar

SP: Kleinschmidt

Relating to differential pay and benefits for certain employees of emergency services districts who are members of the armed forces.

SB 1543             Wentworth

SP: Larson

Relating to the authority of an independent school district to invest in corporate bonds.

SB 1578             Williams

SP: Deshotel

Relating to the addition of a county to a freight rail district.

SB 1598             Carona

SP: Smithee

Relating to the inspection of portable fire extinguishers.

SB 1660             Lucio

SP: Alvarado

Relating to certain unclaimed property of veterans and veterans' families.

SB 1667             Duncan

SP: Truitt

Relating to the administration of and benefits payable by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas and to certain domestic relations orders.

SB 1668             Duncan

SP: Truitt

Relating to purchase of service credit in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

SB 1669             Duncan

SP: Truitt

Relating to the resumption of service by retirees under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

SB 1687             Ellis

SP: Coleman

Relating to information on turnover among licensed jailers at jails under the jurisdiction of the Commission on Jail Standards.

SB 1692             Lucio / et al.

SP: Alvarado

Relating to municipal and county budgets on the Internet.

SB 1719             Williams

SP: Fletcher

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation.

SB 1736             Van de Putte / et al.

SP: Castro / Sheets / Vo / Anderson, Rodney / Davis, John

Relating to the establishment of the College Credit for Heroes program.

SB 1755             Van de Putte

SP: Smith, Wayne

Relating to the issuance of certain specialty license plates.

SB 1831             Wentworth / et al.

SP: Miller, Doug

Relating to the designation of the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail as a historic highway.

SB 1910             Rodriguez / et al.

SP: Margo / Pickett / Quintanilla / Marquez

Relating to the delay of the transition to competition in the Western Electricity Coordinating Council service area and to net metering and energy efficiency goals and programs for utilities in that area.

SCR 11              Hegar

SP: Morrison

Designating May 22 of each year from 2011 through 2020 as William Elmo Merrem Day in honor of the first Eagle Scout from Texas.

SCR 16              Nelson / Davis / Huffman / Shapiro / Van de Putte / et al.

SP: Scott

Designating the month of March each year from 2011 through 2020 as Women Veterans Month in tribute to the immeasurable contributions that women in the military have made to this nation.