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ITEMS ELIGIBLE FOR CONSIDERATION

Monday, May 16, 2011

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********** SENATE AMENDMENTS **********

Senate amendment printings:

ELIGIBLE AT 1:00 PM MAY 6, 2011:

HB 699              Deshotel

Relating to the funding of port security, facility projects, and port studies.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 5 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:30 AM MAY 7, 2011:

HB 2035             Hamilton

Relating to the temporary relocation of an alcoholic beverage distributor's or wholesaler's premises during a period of emergency and delivery of alcoholic beverages to a distributor's or wholesaler's premises.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 4 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:40 AM MAY 7, 2011:

HB 1674             Jackson, Jim

Relating to procedures for establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support obligations.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 2 pages total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 16 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:50 AM MAY 7, 2011:

HB 2271             Anchia

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Racing Commission, the abolishment of the Equine Research Account Advisory Committee, and the authority of Texas AgriLife Research; providing an administrative penalty.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 18 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 6:30 PM MAY 11, 2011:

HB 908              Thompson

Relating to the division of community property on dissolution of marriage.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.

HB 1380             Truitt

Relating to the graduate medical training requirements for certain foreign medical school graduates applying for a license to practice medicine in this state.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 4 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 6:40 PM MAY 11, 2011:

HB 843              Geren / et al.

Relating to the use of electronic means for the delivery of ad valorem tax bills to certain property owners and agents.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 3 pages total.

HB 2376             Hamilton

Relating to the regulation of plumbing.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 5 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 6:50 PM MAY 11, 2011:

HB 1405             Smithee / Hardcastle / Eiland / Nash

Relating to provision by a health benefit plan of prescription drug coverage specified by formulary and to modifications of that coverage.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 7 pages total.

HB 2360             Schwertner

Relating to the creation of the Corn Hill Regional Water Authority; providing authority to issue bonds.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.

ELIGIBLE AT 3:30 PM MAY 12, 2011:

HB 1061             Otto

Relating to the expiration of certain investment authority of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.

ELIGIBLE AT 3:40 PM MAY 12, 2011:

HB 370              Hochberg

Relating to the eligibility of a student to participate in  extracurricular activities or competitions after transferring or moving from one public school to another.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 3 pages total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:10 PM MAY 12, 2011:

HB 716              Miller, Sid / Christian / Deshotel

Relating to the taking of certain feral hogs and coyotes using a helicopter.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 1 page total.

ELIGIBLE AT 9:10 PM MAY 12, 2011:

HB 1112             Phillips

Relating to the authority and powers of regional mobility authorities.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 17 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:00 PM MAY 13, 2011:

HB 563              Pickett / Rodriguez, Eddie / Harper-Brown / Martinez, "Mando"

Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 13 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 1:30 PM MAY 14, 2011:

HB 1829             Naishtat

Relating to an application for emergency detention and to the transfer to a mental hospital of a person admitted for emergency detention.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 2 pages total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 1 page total.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:50 PM MAY 14, 2011:

HB 2014             Thompson / Branch / Raymond / Davis, Sarah / Bonnen / et al.

Relating to certain criminal and civil consequences of trafficking of persons, compelling prostitution, and certain other related criminal offenses and to the prevention, prosecution, and punishment of those offenses.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 15 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 10:10 PM MAY 14, 2011:

HB 92               Cook / Pitts

Relating to the regulation of slaughterers by certain counties.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 10:30 PM MAY 14, 2011:

HB 3487             Taylor, Van

Relating to regulations concerning certain service animals; providing a criminal penalty.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.

ELIGIBLE AT 10:40 PM MAY 14, 2011:

HB 848              Guillen / Raymond

Relating to an agreement authorizing certain persons to make decisions regarding a child during an investigation of child abuse or neglect.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.

 

Request to discharge and concur:


HB 1956             Thompson

Relating to appeal of an order of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission or the commission's administrator refusing, canceling, or suspending a license or permit.

 


********** CONFERENCE COMMITTEE **********

The Senate requests the appointment of a conference committee on:


SB 28               Zaffirini / et al.

SP: Branch / Villarreal / Aycock / Howard, Donna / Hunter

Relating to eligibility for a TEXAS grant and to administration of the TEXAS grant program.
(Senate Conferees: Zaffirini, Ch./Carona/Duncan/Eltife/Watson)

SB 201              Uresti / et al.

SP: Callegari

Relating to the calculation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran for the tax year in which the veteran qualifies or ceases to qualify for an exemption from taxation of the homestead.
(Senate Conferees: Uresti, Ch./Wentworth/Williams/Birdwell/Hinojosa)

SB 313              Seliger

SP: Price

Relating to priority groundwater management areas.
(Senate Conferees: Seliger, Ch./Watson/Duncan/Eltife/Hinojosa)

SB 1420             Hinojosa / Hegar / Nichols

SP: Harper-Brown / Phillips / Pickett / Bonnen

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Transportation; providing penalties.
(Senate Conferees: Hinojosa, Ch./Nichols/Nelson/Williams/Hegar)

Conference Committee Reports:

ELIGIBLE AT 6:10 PM MAY 6, 2011:

SB 14               Fraser / Birdwell / Carona / Deuell / Duncan / et al.

SP: Harless / Taylor, Larry / Pena / Truitt / Smith, Todd / et al.

Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties.