Regular Order of Business for 2/23/2011



February 23, 2011


(Calendar Order)


(Second Reading)

SJR 18 Eltife

Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items.

SJR 1 (CS)Ogden/ Shapiro/ et al.

Urging the Congress of the United States to propose and submit to the states for ratification a federal balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States and, in the event that Congress does not submit such an amendment on or before December 31, 2011, applying to Congress to call a convention to propose an amendment to that constitution to provide, in the absence of a national emergency and on a two-thirds vote of Congress, for a federal balanced budget and requesting that the legislatures of each of the several states that compose the United States apply to Congress to call a convention to propose such an amendment.


(Second Reading)

SB 445 Eltife

Relating to the creation, purpose, implementation, and funding of the County Park Beautification and Improvement Program.

SB 41 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the use of restraints in state supported living centers.

SB 44 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the detention and transportation of a person with a mental illness.

SB 81 (LC)Nelson

Relating to food manufacturers, food wholesalers, and warehouse operators required to hold a license.

SB 189 (LC)Nelson

Relating to the eligibility of certain aliens for a license to practice medicine in this state.

SB 221 (LC)Nelson

Relating to the Department of Family and Protective Services, including protective services and investigations of alleged abuse, neglect, or exploitation for certain adults who are elderly or disabled; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 240 (LC)Huffman/ et al.

Relating to examination requirements for certain applicants for a license to practice medicine.

SB 304 (LC)Nichols

Relating to employment services programs for certain residents receiving services from public hospitals or hospital districts.

SB 436 (LC)Nelson

Relating to the authority of a county to inspect day-care centers and group day-care homes.

SB 187 (CS) (LC)Nelson

Relating to human body and anatomical specimen donation.

SB 156 (CS) (LC)Huffman

Relating to health care data collected by the Department of State Health Services and access to certain confidential patient information within the department.