Sunday, May 29, 2011




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

Conference Committee Reports:

ELIGIBLE AT 11:10 AM MAY 29, 2011:

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.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:20 AM MAY 29, 2011:

SB 341              Uresti / et al.

SP: Menendez / Larson

Relating to authorizing the dissolution of the Bexar Metropolitan Water District; providing a penalty.

SB 1600             Whitmire

SP: King, Phil / Miller, Sid

Relating to the registration of peace officers as private security officers.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:40 AM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 1103             Lucio III / Pena

Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of certain criminal offenses involving animal cruelty.

ELIGIBLE AT 12:00 PM MAY 29, 2011:

SB 1588             Ogden

SP: Pitts

Relating to the creation and re-creation of funds and accounts, the dedication and rededication of revenue, and the exemption of unappropriated money from use for general governmental purposes.

ELIGIBLE AT 12:30 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 1286             Howard, Donna / Hochberg / et al.

Relating to adoption of rules by the University Interscholastic League.

HB 2605             Taylor, Larry

Relating to the continuation and functions of the division of workers' compensation of the Texas Department of 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 652              Hegar

SP: Bonnen

Relating to governmental entities subject to the sunset review process.

ELIGIBLE AT 12:50 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 3726             Guillen

Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Alamo by the General Land Office.

ELIGIBLE AT 1:10 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 753              Raymond

Relating to the recruitment and retention of certain caseworkers employed by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

ELIGIBLE AT 1:40 PM MAY 29, 2011:

SB 1816             Zaffirini

SP: Raymond

Relating to county and municipal land development regulation.

ELIGIBLE AT 2:00 PM MAY 29, 2011:

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.

ELIGIBLE AT 2:40 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 2457             Davis, John / Reynolds

Relating to the Texas Enterprise Fund and the Texas emerging technology fund.

SB 158              Williams

SP: Fletcher / Gallego

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

ELIGIBLE AT 2:50 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 1517             Isaac

Relating to the disposition of fines for traffic violations collected by certain municipalities.

ELIGIBLE AT 3:20 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 628              Callegari

Relating to contracts by governmental entities and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds.

ELIGIBLE AT 3:40 PM MAY 29, 2011:

SB 1134             Hegar

SP: Craddick

Relating to the issuance of permits for certain facilities regulated by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

ELIGIBLE AT 5:10 PM MAY 29, 2011:

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.

ELIGIBLE AT 5:20 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 1335             Allen / Reynolds

Relating to certain resources available to teachers of a public school student with a disability under the statewide plan for delivery of services to public school students with disabilities.

HB 1400             Elkins

Relating to the boundaries and financing of public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county.

HB 2817             Taylor, Larry

Relating to certain election practices and procedures.

SB 516              Patrick / et al.

SP: Fletcher

Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the appraised value of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran.

ELIGIBLE AT 5:30 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 414              Aycock

Relating to the conducting of licensing examinations by the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.

HB 2380             Shelton / Reynolds

Relating to employment by school districts of certain persons under probationary contracts.

ELIGIBLE AT 5:40 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 3246             Elkins

Relating to public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county.

HB 3275             Coleman

Relating to the operation and governance of tax increment financing reinvestment zones.

ELIGIBLE AT 5:50 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 2093             Thompson

Relating to the operation and regulation of certain consolidated insurance programs.

ELIGIBLE AT 6:20 PM MAY 29, 2011:

SB 100              Van de Putte

SP: Taylor, Van

Relating to the adoption of voting procedures necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act.

SB 472              West

SP: Giddings

Relating to voting practices and elections of property owners' associations.

ELIGIBLE AT 6:40 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 3109             Craddick

Relating to the rulemaking power of certain groundwater conservation districts.

SB 660              Hinojosa / Hegar

SP: Ritter

Relating to the review and functions of the Texas Water Development Board, including the functions of the board and related entities in connection with the process for establishing and appealing desired future conditions in a groundwater management area.

ELIGIBLE AT 7:10 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 213              Rodriguez, Eddie / Keffer / et al.

Relating to certain loans secured by a lien on residential real property and to other transactions involving residential real property; providing civil penalties.

HB 2608             Harper-Brown

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

ELIGIBLE AT 7:30 PM MAY 29, 2011:

SB 89               Lucio / et al.

SP: Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to summer nutrition programs provided for by school districts.

ELIGIBLE AT 7:50 PM MAY 29, 2011:

SB 1543             Wentworth

SP: Larson

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

SB 1788             Patrick

SP: Huberty

Relating to the development of a model individualized education program form by the Texas Education Agency.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:00 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 300              Kolkhorst / Naishtat / et al.

Relating to the privacy of protected health information; providing administrative and civil penalties.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:10 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 362              Solomons / et al.

Relating to the regulation by a property owners' association of the installation of solar energy devices and certain roofing materials on property.

HB 2327             McClendon

Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties.

HB 2357             Pickett

Relating to motor vehicles; providing penalties.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:20 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 2770             Smith, Wayne / Callegari

Relating to the powers and duties of navigation districts, port authorities, and certain municipalities.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:30 PM MAY 29, 2011:

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 1010             Huffman / et al.

SP: Workman / Lucio III / Gallego

Relating to providing a victim, guardian of a victim, or close relative of a deceased victim with notice of a plea bargain agreement in certain criminal cases.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:40 PM MAY 29, 2011:

HB 242              Craddick / Torres / Martinez Fischer

Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers to carry certain firearms.

ELIGIBLE AT 8:50 PM MAY 29, 2011:

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.