Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/6/2011



May 6, 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.

SB 321 Hegar/ Birdwell/ et al. SP: Kleinschmidt

Relating to an employee's transportation and storage of certain firearms or ammunition while on certain property owned or controlled by the employee's employer.

SB 501 West SP: Dukes

Relating to the disproportionality of certain groups in the juvenile justice, child welfare, health, and mental health systems and the disproportionality of the delivery of certain services in the education system.

SB 655 Hegar SP: Keffer

Relating to the continuation, functions, and name of the Railroad Commission of Texas.

SB 656 Huffman/ Hegar SP: Bonnen

Relating to the abolition of the Coastal Coordination Council and the transfer of its functions to the General Land Office.

SB 748 Carona SP: Giddings

Relating to business entities and associations.

SB 980 Carona/ Van de Putte SP: Hancock

Relating to communications services and markets.

SB 1153 Williams SP: Ritter

Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to participate in certain proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

SB 1160 Seliger SP: Jackson, Jim

Relating to the liability of a landowner for harm to a trespasser.

SB 1420 Hinojosa/ Hegar/ Nichols SP: Harper-Brown/ et al.

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Transportation; providing penalties.