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ITEMS ELIGIBLE FOR CONSIDERATION

Monday, May 23, 2011

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

Senate amendment printings:

ELIGIBLE AT 2:30 PM MAY 18, 2011:

HB 943              Dukes

Relating to reporting requirements concerning missing persons, including missing children in the managing conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 5 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:40 AM MAY 20, 2011:

HB 871              Davis, Yvonne

Relating to indigent health care services that may be provided by a county.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


HB 2170             Raymond / Dukes

Relating to assisting a foster child in obtaining the child's credit report.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 4 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 4:40 PM MAY 20, 2011:

HB 1179             Flynn / Pitts

Relating to certification requirements for certain property tax professionals.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 5 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 6:00 PM MAY 20, 2011:

HB 3577             Gonzales, Larry

Relating to priority consideration and eligibility for Texas Educational Opportunity Grants, TEXAS grants, and other state financial aid.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 7:50 PM MAY 20, 2011:

HB 1168             Miller, Doug / et al.

Relating to smoke alarms and fire extinguishers in residential rental units.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 13 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 10:50 AM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 109              Brown

Relating to the temporary lowering of prima facie speed limits at a vehicular accident reconstruction site.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 4 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 11:00 AM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 268              Hilderbran

Relating to the exemption from sales and use taxes, including the motor vehicle sales and use tax, for timber and certain items used in or on a farm, ranch, timber operation, or agricultural aircraft operation.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 12 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 11:10 AM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 378              Guillen

Relating to stationary tow trucks on a highway; providing a penalty.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.


HB 3134             Crownover

Relating to the plugging of inactive oil and gas wells.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 7 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 11:20 AM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 447              Menendez

Relating to the powers of a defense base development authority.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 4 pages total.


HB 970              Gonzales, Larry / Schwertner

Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue to enhance and upgrade coliseums and multiuse facilities in certain municipalities.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 5 pages total.


HB 1615             Brown

Relating to the administering of medications to children in certain facilities; providing criminal penalties.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 3 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 11:50 AM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 2904             Zerwas

Relating to the administration of the Glenda Dawson Donate Life-Texas Registry.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 15 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 12:50 PM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 260              Hilderbran / Howard, Charlie

Relating to the prosecution and punishment of unlawful transport of a person.
     2 Amendments, consisting of 7 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 5:40 PM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 1992             Hardcastle / et al.

Relating to the authority of the Texas Animal Health Commission to set and collect fees.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 6:20 PM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 3329             Keffer / Carter

Relating to a daily temporary private club permit for a nonprofit corporation.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


HB 3391             Miller, Doug

Relating to rainwater harvesting and other water conservation initiatives.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


ELIGIBLE AT 7:30 PM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 414              Aycock

Relating to the conducting of licensing examinations by the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 17 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 7:40 PM MAY 21, 2011:

HB 257              Hilderbran / Harper-Brown

Relating to certain unclaimed property that is presumed abandoned.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 6 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 12:10 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 2817             Taylor, Larry

Relating to certain election practices and procedures.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 21 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 1:00 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 3410             Smithee

Relating to the managing underwriters for surplus lines insurance transactions and to the collection of surplus lines insurance premium taxes for those transactions.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


ELIGIBLE AT 1:20 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 3788             Marquez

Relating to the authority of a county civil service commission to administer oaths and issue subpoenas; providing a penalty.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


ELIGIBLE AT 2:10 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 1711             Davis, John

Relating to disaster remediation contracts.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


HB 1818             Harper-Brown

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation; providing penalties.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 2 pages total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 8 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 3:00 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 3616             Naishtat / Raymond

Relating to designating October as Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 3:30 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 2160             Coleman

Relating to the governing bodies of certain local planning organizations.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 1 page total.


ELIGIBLE AT 4:00 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 2971             Smith, Todd

Relating to the confidentiality of documents evaluating the performance of public school teachers and administrators.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


ELIGIBLE AT 5:30 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 1422             Truitt

Relating to the issuance of titles for certain motor vehicles that are the subject of insurance claims.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


ELIGIBLE AT 5:40 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 1278             Coleman / Riddle / Hochberg

Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain religious displays.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.


HB 2135             Hochberg / et al.

Relating to the administration of end-of-course and other assessment instruments to certain public school students enrolled below the high school level.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 4 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 6:30 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 1201             Kolkhorst / Pitts / Harless / Zerwas / Phillips / et al.

Relating to repeal of authority for the establishment and operation of the Trans-Texas Corridor.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 9 pages total.


HB 1964             Villarreal / et al.

Relating to discharging fines and costs assessed against certain juvenile defendants through community service.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 2 pages total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 3 pages total.


HB 2603             Smithee

Relating to the distribution of universal service funds to certain small and rural local exchange companies.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 4 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 6:50 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 534              Phillips

Relating to the powers and duties of the Gunter Municipal Utility Districts Nos. 1 and 2.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 44 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 7:30 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 2017             McClendon / Pickett / Harper-Brown

Relating to  the organization, governance, duties, and functions of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 35 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 8:40 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 1665             King, Susan

Relating to the notification requirements regarding certain land use regulations in an area near military facilities.
     2 Amendments, consisting of 7 pages total.


ELIGIBLE AT 8:50 PM MAY 22, 2011:

HB 397              Gonzales, Veronica / Martinez, "Mando" / Lucio III / Margo / Gallego / et al.

Relating to the creation of the Bureau for Economic Development of the Border Region.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 7 pages total.


 

 


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

The Senate requests the appointment of a conference committee on:


SB 1087             Carona

SP: Hilderbran

Relating to state-issued certificates of franchise authority to provide cable service and video service.
(Senate Conferees: Carona, Ch./Eltife/Lucio/Watson/Van de Putte)

Conference Committee Reports:

ELIGIBLE AT 5:20 PM MAY 22, 2011:

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.