Local and Uncontested Bills for 5/24/2011

LOCAL AND UNCONTESTED BILLS



The following bills have been certified for placement on the Local & Uncontested Calendar to be held Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 9:00 AM.




SB 1193 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez

Relating to coordination of services provided by Medicaid managed care organizations and certain community centers and local mental health or mental retardation authorities.


SB 1460 (LC)Harris

Relating to energy savings performance contracts.


SB 1837 (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to exemptions to persons required to hold a limited property and casualty license.


HB 174 (CS) (LC)Jackson, Jim/ Burkett/ Branch/ Bohac/ Patrick, Diane/ et al. SP: Duncan

Relating to the cancellation of the voter registration and to the eligibility to vote of persons who are deceased or not citizens of the United States.


HB 308 (CS) (LC)Menendez SP: Watson

Relating to life preserving devices on recreational vessels.


HB 338 (LC)Aycock SP: Seliger

Relating to disclaimers by certain entities promulgating lists of noxious or invasive terrestrial plant species.


HB 343 (LC)Fletcher SP: Huffman

Relating to the reporting and recording of a motor vehicle accident involving an official vehicle driven by a peace officer, firefighter, or an emergency medical services employee in the course of official duties.


HB 360 (CS) (LC)Jackson, Jim/ Isaac SP: Duncan

Relating to ballot language for a proposition to approve the imposition, increase, or reduction of a tax or the issuance of bonds.


HB 412 (LC)Aycock SP: Hegar

Relating to the requirement that certain impaired veterinarians participate in a peer assistance program.


HB 414 (LC)Aycock SP: Hegar

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


HB 528 (LC)Solomons SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the provision of pharmaceutical services through informal and voluntary networks in the workers' compensation system; providing an administrative violation.


HB 577 (LC)McClendon SP: Deuell

Relating to emergency prehospital care provided by emergency services personnel.


HB 588 (LC)Guillen SP: Whitmire

Relating to surcharges under the Driver Responsibility Program.


HB 596 (LC)Parker SP: Harris

Relating to offenses involving operating a motorboat in a circular course.


HB 630 (CS) (LC)Pickett/ Smith, Wayne SP: Nichols

Relating to the environmental review process for transportation projects.


HB 654 (LC)Solomons SP: Shapiro

Relating to a report regarding the municipality or county of origin of certain tax revenue collected by the comptroller.


HB 692 (LC)Farias SP: Van de Putte

Relating to high school graduation requirements for a student who is unable to participate in physical activity due to disability or illness.


HB 787 (LC)Kuempel SP: Wentworth

Relating to abandoned, wrecked, dismantled, discarded, and inoperable aircraft and vessels.


HB 788 (CS) (LC)Kuempel/ Miller, Doug SP: Wentworth

Relating to the establishment and use of a private family cemetery by certain organizations in certain counties.


HB 805 (CS) (LC)Callegari SP: Hegar

Relating to the requirement that certain water service providers ensure emergency operations during an extended power outage.


HB 990 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Watson

Relating to certain homestead preservation reinvestment zones.


HB 1040 (CS) (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to the validation of the creation of, and certain acts related to, a venue project, and the dissolution of certain venue districts.


HB 1048 (LC)Cain SP: Eltife

Relating to the terms of the 102nd District Court in Red River County.


HB 1060 (LC)Kleinschmidt SP: Hegar

Relating to the de-annexation of land in Bastrop County by the Barton Springs-Edwards Aquifer Conservation District.


HB 1070 (LC)Scott/ et al. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the taking of a defendant's bail bond by county jailers.


HB 1116 (LC)Harper-Brown/ Anderson, Rodney/ Fletcher/ Driver SP: Shapiro

Relating to prohibiting the sale and use of certain radar interference devices; creating an offense.


HB 1144 (LC)Cain SP: Deuell

Relating to the Hopkins County Hospital District.


HB 1148 (LC)Smith, Wayne SP: Hinojosa

Relating to an exemption for certain disabled veterans from the payment of a fee for the issuance of a personal identification certificate.


HB 1163 (LC)Keffer SP: Hegar

Relating to tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education for certain peace officers and firefighters.


HB 1226 (LC)Dutton SP: Ellis

Relating to the eligibility of certain persons who have received deferred adjudication to vote.


HB 1235 (LC)Schwertner SP: Ogden

Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Transportation to the Parks and Wildlife Department.


HB 1274 (LC)Pena/ Guillen SP: Wentworth

Relating to an exemption from the payment of a toll for unmarked military vehicles conducting or training for emergency operations.


HB 1301 (CS) (LC)Guillen/ Farias SP: Eltife

Relating to making a voluntary contribution to the Parks and Wildlife Department when registering a motor vehicle or renewing a motor vehicle registration.


HB 1305 (LC)Bonnen SP: Huffman

Relating to the issuance of oversize or overweight vehicle permits by certain port authorities.


HB 1341 (LC)Walle SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the manner of payment of tuition and mandatory fees at public institutions of higher education.


HB 1395 (LC)Parker SP: Watson/ et al.

Relating to the requirements to operate personal watercraft and certain boats.


HB 1456 (LC)Orr SP: Deuell

Relating to the waiver and release of a mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's lien or payment bond claim and to the creation of a mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's lien for certain landscaping.


HB 1469 (LC)Hernandez Luna SP: Gallegos

Relating to exempting certain fraternal and veterans organizations from certain bond requirements to obtain an alcoholic beverage permit or license.


HB 1486 (LC)Gutierrez/ Pitts SP: Wentworth

Relating to signs posted under the memorial sign program for victims of certain vehicle accidents.


HB 1495 (LC)Munoz, Jr. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the application of the Information Resources Management Act to public junior colleges and public junior college districts.


HB 1499 (LC)Larson/ Anchia SP: Wentworth

Relating to the designation of the Scenic Loop Road--Boerne Stage Road--Toutant Beauregard Road Historic Corridor.


HB 1504 (CS) (LC)Munoz, Jr./ Pena SP: Hinojosa

Relating to statutory references to the common electronic infrastructure project formerly known as TexasOnline.


HB 1523 (LC)Phillips/ Murphy SP: Watson

Relating to the offense of transporting household goods without registration; providing a penalty.


HB 1580 (LC)Brown SP: Carona

Relating to the training and certification of state agency employees or contractors performing service work on pressure vessels.


HB 1593 (LC)Isaac SP: Huffman

Relating to the inclusion of a candidate's e-mail address on an official application for a place on the ballot.


HB 1608 (LC)Strama SP: Watson

Relating to participation in and contributions to the state employee charitable campaign by retired state employees.


HB 1658 (CS) (LC)Davis, Yvonne SP: Whitmire

Relating to the refund of a cash bond to a defendant in a criminal case.


HB 1711 (LC)Davis, John SP: Jackson

Relating to disaster remediation contracts.


HB 1771 (LC)Madden SP: Harris

Relating to the establishment of the Specialty Courts Advisory Council.


HB 1866 (LC)Gonzalez, Naomi SP: Rodriguez

Relating to the designation of State Highway 20 as a historic highway.


HB 1907 (CS) (LC)Madden SP: Whitmire

Relating to notification requirements concerning offenses committed by students and school district discretion over admission or placement of certain students.


HB 1959 (LC)Thompson SP: Carona

Relating to appeal of the certification of an area's wet or dry status.


HB 1981 (CS) (LC)Smith, Wayne/ et al. SP: Gallegos

Relating to measuring, monitoring, and reporting emissions.


HB 2015 (CS) (LC)Thompson/ et al. SP: Van de Putte

Relating to certain conduct indicating a need for supervision and the sealing of records related to that conduct.


HB 2038 (LC)Price/ Shelton/ Mallory Caraway/ Schwertner/ Guillen/ et al. SP: Deuell/ et al.

Relating to prevention, treatment, and oversight of concussions affecting public school students participating in interscholastic athletics.


HB 2040 (LC)Hamilton SP: Williams

Relating to critical incident stress management and crisis response services.


HB 2077 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Deuell

Relating to a pilot program under the loanstar revolving loan program to promote the use of energy efficiency measures and renewable energy technology by certain nonprofit organizations.


HB 2093 (LC)Thompson SP: Van de Putte

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


HB 2103 (LC)Jackson, Jim SP: Carona

Relating to the consideration of a letter of credit issued by a federal home loan bank as an eligible security for collateral to secure public funds.


HB 2109 (LC)Truitt SP: Uresti

Relating to agency action concerning assisted living facilities, including regulation of inappropriate placement of residents at facilities; providing a penalty.


HB 2120 (LC)Miller, Doug/ Button/ McClendon/ Chisum/ et al. SP: Duncan

Relating to the composition of the board of trustees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.


HB 2127 (LC)Geren SP: Harris

Relating to the municipal regulation of the discharge of firearms and certain other weapons in certain counties.


HB 2132 (LC)Reynolds SP: Hegar

Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties.


HB 2139 (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the establishment of an Adopt-A-Library program and state employee charitable contributions to the program.


HB 2172 (CS) (LC)Torres SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the eligibility of certain children under group life insurance policies.


HB 2195 (LC)Hartnett SP: Carona

Relating to requirements for certain arrangements or agreements of certain regional transportation authorities.


HB 2223 (LC)Davis, Yvonne SP: Carona

Relating to the contracts of certain regional transportation authorities that are required to be competitively bid.


HB 2280 (LC)Eiland SP: Jackson

Relating to the composition of the permanent advisory committee to advise the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding the implementation of the ad valorem tax exemption for pollution control property.


HB 2292 (LC)Hunter/ Hopson SP: Van de Putte

Relating to payment of claims to pharmacies and pharmacists.


HB 2295 (LC)Frullo SP: Hegar

Relating to the administration of the universal service fund.


HB 2313 (CS) (LC)Coleman SP: Wentworth

Relating to certain notice requirements for municipalities and counties under the open meetings law.


HB 2325 (LC)McClendon SP: Wentworth

Relating to the competitive bidding and notice requirements for contracts of certain mass transportation authorities.


HB 2330 (CS) (LC)King, Phil SP: Estes

Relating to the statutory county courts in Wise County.


HB 2359 (LC)Hopson SP: Williams

Relating to direct campaign expenditures.


HB 2382 (LC)Murphy/ Torres SP: Estes

Relating to notice required upon nonrenewal of property and casualty insurance policies.


HB 2422 (LC)Thompson SP: Harris

Relating to the procedure for providing a copy of the final decree of dissolution of a marriage to a party who waived service of process.


HB 2469 (CS) (LC)Phillips SP: Estes

Relating to a memorial sign program for victims of motorcycle accidents.


HB 2471 (LC)Phillips SP: Deuell

Relating to limiting the civil liability of certain persons who obtain or provide medical care and treatment for certain animals.


HB 2477 (CS) (LC)Harless SP: Ellis

Relating to provision of bilingual election materials.


HB 2510 (LC)Lavender/ Beck/ Burkett/ Hughes/ et al. SP: Eltife

Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of certain incandescent light bulbs from federal regulation.


HB 2518 (LC)Kolkhorst SP: Ogden

Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Board of Criminal Justice to the board of regents of The Texas A&M University System for the use and benefit of the Texas Forest Service.


HB 2519 (LC)Kuempel SP: Watson

Relating to the regulation of certain motor vehicle auctions.


HB 2579 (LC)Davis, John/ Miles SP: Deuell

Relating to relief for certain employers from penalties and sanctions under the Texas Unemployment Compensation Act.


HB 2610 (LC)Guillen/ Hopson/ Dukes SP: Deuell

Relating to facilitating access to certain public assistance benefits programs and health care providers and services through a community-based navigator program and through promotoras and community health workers.


HB 2619 (LC)Callegari SP: Whitmire

Relating to emergency preparedness information about water facilities.


HB 2632 (LC)Driver SP: Wentworth

Relating to access to the criminal history record information of certain persons by the Texas Facilities Commission.


HB 2636 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst/ Walle SP: Nelson

Relating to a council to study neonatal intensive care units.


HB 2703 (LC)Truitt SP: Uresti

Relating to the regulation of orthotists and prosthetists.


HB 2717 (CS) (LC)Darby SP: Carona

Relating to the duties and responsibilities of certain county officials and the functions of county government.


HB 2742 (LC)Kleinschmidt SP: Estes

Relating to the business of structural pest control.


HB 2758 (LC)Pena SP: Zaffirini

Relating to mandatory emergency alert systems at institutions of higher education.


HB 2769 (LC)Frullo SP: Wentworth

Relating to the authority of the Texas Facilities Commission regarding gifts, grants, and donations.


HB 2826 (LC)Murphy/ Coleman SP: Huffman

Relating to the issuance of a certificate for a municipal setting designation.


HB 2869 (CS) (LC)Harper-Brown SP: Shapiro

Relating to the powers and duties of certain master mixed-use property owners' associations.


HB 2903 (CS) (LC)Zerwas/ et al. SP: Deuell

Relating to the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly.


HB 2911 (LC)Branch SP: Patrick

Relating to guaranteed student loans and alternative education loans.


HB 2940 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the form of death certificates and fetal death certificates.


HB 3002 (CS) (LC)Hughes SP: Eltife

Relating to certain conservation and reclamation districts exempted from filing a full audit.


HB 3017 (LC)Smithee SP: Duncan

Relating to the prohibited use of discretionary clauses in certain health maintenance organization and insurance contracts.


HB 3093 (LC)Lewis SP: Duncan

Relating to the amendment of certain reports of political contributions and expenditures.


HB 3161 (CS) (LC)Hancock SP: Van de Putte

Relating to limited purpose subsidiary life insurance companies.


HB 3167 (LC)Callegari SP: Carona

Relating to the abolishment of the state regulation of talent agencies and personnel services.


HB 3270 (LC)Veasey SP: Deuell

Relating to the list of candidates compiled by a state or county party chair for a primary election.


HB 3309 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Nichols

Relating to the authority to set maximum weights for state highways, roads, and bridges.


HB 3311 (LC)Carter SP: Nelson

Relating to the duty of an attorney ad litem appointed for a child to meet with the child or individual with whom the child resides before each court hearing.


HB 3314 (LC)Carter SP: Nelson

Relating to a requirement that an attorney ad litem appointed for a child file a statement with the court regarding the attorney ad litem's meeting with the child or other specified person.


HB 3333 (CS) (LC)Pena SP: Hegar

Relating to the authority of the governor to order the disconnection of state computer networks from the Internet.


HB 3336 (LC)Coleman SP: Deuell

Relating to information regarding pertussis for parents of newborn children.


HB 3337 (LC)Gonzales, Veronica/ Laubenberg SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the emergency medical services that give rise to an emergency medical services lien.


HB 3573 (LC)King, Susan/ Garza/ Giddings/ Kolkhorst/ Workman SP: Fraser

Relating to limiting the disclosure of certain information regarding certain charitable organizations, trusts, private foundations, and grant-making organizations.


HB 3578 (LC)Gonzales, Larry SP: Zaffirini

Relating to clarification of the authorized uses for loans under public institution of higher education emergency loan programs.


HB 3579 (LC)Gonzales, Larry SP: Zaffirini

Relating to repayment assistance for certain physician education loans.


HB 3796 (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to the composition of certain judicial districts.


HB 3808 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Uresti

Relating to fishing with certain archery equipment in certain counties.


HCR 24 (LC)Darby SP: Duncan

Designating Nymphaea Texas Dawn as the official State Waterlily of Texas.


HCR 117 (LC)Parker SP: Nelson

Designating Roanoke as the Unique Dining Capital of Texas.


HCR 130 (LC)Button/ Madden/ Carter SP: Carona

Designating the city of Richardson as the official International Business Capital of North Texas.


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