Status of Bills in Conference Committee for 5/21/2011

STATUS OF BILLS IN CONFERENCE COMMITTEE



Saturday

May 21, 2011




SB 28 Zaffirini/ et al. SP: Branch/ et al.

Relating to eligibility for a TEXAS grant and to administration of the TEXAS grant program.

5-05Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-05Senate conferees appointed: Zaffirini, Chair; Carona, Duncan, Eltife, Watson.
5-17House granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-17House conferees appointed: Branch, Chair; Howard, Donna, Hunter, Patrick, Diane, Villarreal.

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.

5-09Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-09Senate conferees appointed: Uresti, Chair; Birdwell, Hinojosa, Wentworth, Williams.
5-21Conference Committee report read and filed with Secretary of the Senate.

SB 313 Seliger SP: Price

Relating to priority groundwater management areas.

5-05Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-05Senate conferees appointed: Seliger, Chair; Duncan, Eltife, Hinojosa, Watson.
5-17House granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-17House conferees appointed: Price, Chair; Beck, Lucio III, Miller, Doug, Ritter.

SB 316 Whitmire/ et al. SP: Gallego

Relating to criminal asset forfeiture, the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture, and accountability for that disposition; providing civil penalties.

5-17Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-17Senate conferees appointed: Whitmire, Chair; Carona, Hegar, Hinojosa, Huffman.
5-20House granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Gallego, Chair; Christian, Hartnett, Rodriguez, Eddie, Woolley.

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.

5-17Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-17Senate conferees appointed: Hegar, Chair; Birdwell, Patrick, Wentworth, Whitmire.
5-20House granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Kleinschmidt, Chair; Fletcher, Geren, Guillen, Hardcastle.

SB 602 Rodriguez SP: Marquez

Relating to allowing a governmental body to redact certain personal information under the public information law without the necessity of requesting a decision from the attorney general and the calculation of certain deadlines under the public information law.

5-18Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-18Senate conferees appointed: Rodriguez, Chair; Eltife, Gallegos, Uresti, Wentworth.
5-20House granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Marquez, Chair; Brown, Davis, Sarah, Gallego, Solomons.

SB 647 Hegar SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to the continuation and operation of the office of public insurance counsel.

5-18Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-18Senate conferees appointed: Hegar, Chair; Birdwell, Huffman, Nelson, Uresti.
5-20House granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Taylor, Larry, Chair; Anderson, Rodney, Hancock, Smithee, Vo.

SB 1087 Carona SP: Hilderbran

Relating to state-issued certificates of franchise authority to provide cable service and video service.

5-17Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-17Senate conferees appointed: Carona, Chair; Eltife, Lucio, Van de Putte, Watson.

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

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

5-06Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-06Senate conferees appointed: Hinojosa, Chair; Hegar, Nelson, Nichols, Williams.
5-17House granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-17House conferees appointed: Harper-Brown, Chair; Bonnen, McClendon, Phillips, Pickett.

SB 1811 Duncan SP: Pitts

Relating to certain state fiscal matters; providing penalties.

5-21Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-21Senate conferees appointed: Duncan, Chair; Deuell, Patrick, West, Williams.

HB 1 Pitts SP: Ogden

General Appropriations Bill.

5-06House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-06House conferees appointed: Pitts, Chair; Crownover, Otto, Turner, Zerwas.
5-09Senate granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-09Senate conferees appointed: Ogden, Chair; Duncan, Hinojosa, Nelson, Williams.

HB 200 Parker SP: Whitmire

Relating to the notification of the release of certain inmates given to certain courts, law enforcement agencies, and the United States Social Security Administration.

5-21House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-21House conferees appointed: Parker, Chair; Madden, Marquez, Perry, White.

HB 275 Pitts/ Giddings/ Otto/ Riddle/ Aycock/ et al. SP: Ogden

Relating to making an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for expenditure during the current state fiscal biennium.

5-20House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Pitts, Chair; Aycock, Darby, Giddings, Morrison.

HB 1112 Phillips SP: Nichols

Relating to the authority and powers of regional mobility authorities.

5-17House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-17House conferees appointed: Phillips, Chair; Fletcher, Harper-Brown, Lavender, Pickett.
5-18Senate granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-18Senate conferees appointed: Nichols, Chair; Rodriguez, Shapiro, Watson, Williams.

HB 1286 Howard, Donna/ Hochberg/ et al. SP: Davis

Relating to adoption of rules by the University Interscholastic League.

5-20House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Howard, Donna, Chair; Aycock, Darby, Patrick, Diane, Veasey.

HB 1555 Thompson/ Miles SP: Ellis

Relating to the first day of instruction in certain school districts that provide additional days of instruction financed with local funds.

5-06House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-06House conferees appointed: Thompson, Chair; Allen, Eissler, Hartnett, Hochberg.
5-09Senate granted the request for the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-09Senate conferees appointed: Ellis, Chair; Huffman, Patrick, Shapiro, Whitmire.
5-17Conference Committee report read and filed with Secretary of the Senate.
5-20Conference Committee report adopted on the part of the House.

HB 2154 Eiland/ Torres SP: Ellis

Relating to certain continuing education requirements for agents who sell annuities.

5-20House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Eiland, Chair; Hancock, Sheets, Smithee, Walle.

HB 2457 Davis, John/ Reynolds SP: Jackson/ et al.

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

5-21House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-21House conferees appointed: Davis, John, Chair; Murphy, Pena, Reynolds, Strama.

HB 2694 Smith, Wayne SP: Huffman

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and abolishing the On-site Wastewater Treatment Research Council.

5-18House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-18House conferees appointed: Smith, Wayne, Chair; Bonnen, Burnam, Chisum, Geren.

HB 3302 Reynolds/ Zerwas SP: Hegar

Relating to the authority of certain Type A economic development corporations to undertake certain categories of projects.

5-21House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-21House conferees appointed: Reynolds, Chair; Anderson, Rodney, Miles, Murphy, Vo.

HB 3726 Guillen SP: Van de Putte

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

5-20House refused to concur in Senate amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee.
5-20House conferees appointed: Guillen, Chair; Deshotel, Kuempel, Larson, Price.