Local and Uncontested Bills for 4/14/2011


The following bills have been certified for placement on the Local & Uncontested Calendar to be held Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 8:00 AM.

SB 29 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the eligibility of certain postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to participate in health benefit programs at public institutions of higher education.

SB 223 (CS) (LC)Nelson

Relating to certain facilities and care providers, including providers under the state Medicaid program; providing penalties.

SB 226 (CS) (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to reporting individual student performance on a physical fitness assessment instrument to the Texas Education Agency.

SB 233 (CS) (LC)Deuell

Relating to the creation of the Rowlett Pecan Grove Management District; providing authority to impose a tax, levy an assessment, and issue bonds.

SB 234 (CS) (LC)Deuell

Relating to the creation of the Rowlett Downtown Management District; providing authority to impose a tax, levy an assessment, and issue bonds.

SB 402 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to community land trusts.

SB 412 (LC)West

Relating to payment of costs of improvements of a public improvement district designated by a municipality or county.

SB 442 (CS) (LC)Wentworth

Relating to notice by a governmental entity regarding certain geospatial data products.

SB 469 (CS) (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to the collection of unpaid tolls by a regional tollway authority.

SB 470 (LC)Carona

Relating to an exception to disclosure under the public information law concerning officers and employees of a hospital district.

SB 550 (LC)Eltife

Relating to the required public notice of the names of a certain number of finalists for the position of superintendent of a public school district.

SB 554 (CS) (LC)Carona/ et al.

Relating to contracts between dentists and health maintenance organizations or insurers.

SB 577 (LC)Duncan

Relating to the use of facsimile signatures for certain documents involving certain municipalities.

SB 620 (CS) (LC)Nelson

Relating to the reporting of health care-associated infections and preventable adverse events.

SB 650 (CS) (LC)Hegar

Relating to management of certain metropolitan rapid transit authorities.

SB 711 (LC)Jackson

Relating to the confidentiality of certain identifying information regarding students of career schools or colleges and other educational entities; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 820 (LC)Harris/ et al.

Relating to a court order for the possession of or access to a child under three years of age.

SB 833 (CS) (LC)Uresti

Relating to the election of the board of directors of the Crockett County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1.

SB 847 (LC)Patrick

Relating to the authority of certain hospital districts to contract for the performance of administrative functions and services.

SB 910 (LC)Lucio

Relating to certain state attorneys called into active duty military service.

SB 915 (LC)Wentworth/ et al.

Relating to the ad valorem taxation of manufactured homes.

SB 1019 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez

Relating to the county ethics commission for certain counties.

SB 1030 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to notice by sign requirement for sexually oriented businesses.

SB 1042 (LC)Hegar

Relating to the eligibility of employees convicted of certain offenses to provide services under a contract with a public school.

SB 1044 (LC)Watson/ Jackson

Relating to authorizing counties to finance the acquisition of conservation easements.

SB 1068 (CS) (LC)Ellis

Relating to the lease of certain state parking facilities to other persons.

SB 1082 (LC)Hegar

Relating to strategic partnerships for the continuation of certain water districts annexed by a municipality.

SB 1106 (CS) (LC)Harris/ et al.

Relating to the exchange of confidential information among certain governmental entities concerning certain juveniles.

SB 1109 (CS) (LC)Williams

Relating to state agency procurement and the comptroller's procurement powers and duties.

SB 1140 (LC)Watson

Relating to payment by a water control and improvement district for certain damages caused by the district's operation of a sanitary sewer system.

SB 1147 (LC)Duncan

Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain local laws concerning special districts, including conforming amendments.

SB 1157 (LC)Uresti

Relating to the certification of the state's primary standards of weights and measures.

SB 1195 (LC)Rodriguez

Relating to postponement of jury service in certain counties.

SB 1236 (LC)West

Relating to the reduction and confirmation of child support arrearages and an incentive program to encourage payment of arrearages.

SB 1251 (CS) (LC)Gallegos

Relating to the board of directors of the Greater East End Management District.

SB 1267 (LC)Uresti

Relating to applications for appeal filed with an appellate court.

SB 1270 (LC)Wentworth

Relating to the public information law.

SB 1272 (LC)Eltife

Relating to tuition rates and formula funding for certain nonresident students enrolled at Texas A&M University--Texarkana.

SB 1292 (LC)Hegar

Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to a peace officer that includes an alternative to the officer's residence address.

SB 1327 (LC)Watson

Relating to the confidentiality of information obtained by a compliance office of an institution of higher education.

SB 1338 (LC)Eltife

Relating to the membership, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board.

SB 1352 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to the lease of property or hospital facilities by certain hospital districts.

SB 1364 (LC)Lucio

Relating to authorizing certain border counties and municipalities in those counties to regulate land development; providing a penalty.

SB 1462 (LC)Lucio

Relating to the enforcement of subdivision platting requirements in certain counties near the international border of this state.

SB 1484 (LC)Shapiro

Relating to authorizing open-enrollment charter schools to be awarded academic distinction designations.

SB 1492 (LC)Uresti

Relating to the election of directors of the Real-Edwards Conservation and Reclamation District.

SB 1545 (LC)Patrick/ et al.

Relating to the liability of a volunteer health care practitioner who conducts a physical examination or medical screening of a student athlete.

SB 1578 (LC)Williams

Relating to the addition of a county to a freight rail district.

SB 1650 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1885 (LC)Watson

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1886 (LC)Deuell

Relating to the Fannin County Juvenile Board.

SB 1887 (LC)Harris

Relating to the appointment of bailiffs in certain county criminal courts of Tarrant County.