Regular Order of Business for 3/2/2011



March 2, 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.


(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.

SB 141 (CS)Eltife

Relating to debt management services and the regulation of debt management services providers.

SB 79 (LC)Nelson

Relating to the contents and applicability of a school district's grading policy.

SB 912 West/ Davis/ Duncan/ Shapiro

Relating to temporary modification under certain circumstances of procedures authorized for the nonrenewal of public school teacher term contracts.

SB 323 (LC)Carona

Relating to the applicability of certain laws governing corporations to limited liability companies.

SB 503 (LC)Jackson

Relating to coverage for certain towing and storage expenses under a motor vehicle insurance policy.

SB 539 (LC)Carona

Relating to the award of costs and attorney's fees in certain proceedings concerning mechanic's, contractor's, or materialman's liens.

SB 735 (LC)Carona

Relating to prohibition of certain extra hazardous coverages by title insurance companies.

SB 747 (LC)Carona

Relating to the professions regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission.

SB 209 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the supervision of certain juvenile case managers.

SB 118 (LC)Uresti

Relating to a court's authority to order a proposed patient to receive extended outpatient mental health services.

SB 155 (LC)Huffman

Relating to the eligibility of certain school district employees to participate or be enrolled in certain group health benefit programs.