Regular Order of Business for 5/24/2011

REGULAR ORDER OF BUSINESS



Tuesday

May 24, 2011



 

 


SENATE BILLS

(Calendar Order)



SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS

(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 12 Patrick/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all the members elected to each house of the legislature.


SJR 40 (CS)Lucio/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a county to regulate land development if approved by a majority vote in a countywide election.


SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



SCR 20 (LC)Fraser/ et al.

Urging the United States Congress to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating greenhouse gases for stationary sources.


SCR 41 (LC)Hinojosa

Designating the red drum as the official State Saltwater Fish of Texas.


SENATE BILLS

(Third Reading)



SB 726 (CS)Rodriguez/ et al.

Relating to the establishment of the judicial access and improvement account to provide funding for basic civil legal services, indigent defense, and judicial technical support through certain county service fees and court costs imposed to fund the account.


SB 1485 (CS)West

Relating to the authority of a school district to implement a school bus monitoring system that records images, including images of vehicles that pass a stopped school bus; providing for the imposition of penalties.


SENATE BILLS

(Second Reading)



SB 445 Eltife

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


SB 763 (CS) (LC)Ellis/ et al.

Relating to the designation of certain areas as banking development districts to encourage the establishment of financial institution branches in those areas.


SB 170 (CS) (LC)Ellis/ et al.

Relating to the reorganization of powers and duties among agencies in this state that provide representation to indigent defendants in criminal cases and to the reorganization of funding sources for indigent defense.


SB 355 (CS)Ellis/ et al.

Relating to the elimination of smoking in certain workplaces and public places; providing penalties.


SB 1436 (LC)Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to creating the offense of continuous trafficking of persons; providing a penalty and other civil consequences.


SB 99 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte/ Birdwell

Relating to persons authorized to control the disposition of the remains of certain members of the United States armed forces.


SB 786 (LC)Harris

Relating to procedures for establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support obligations.


SB 353 (LC)Birdwell

Relating to the territory and dissolution requirements of the Southern Trinity Groundwater Conservation District.


SB 534 (LC)Davis

Relating to the designation of State Highway 121 in Tarrant and Johnson Counties as the Chisholm Trail Parkway.


SB 949 (CS)Ellis/ et al.

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


SB 644 (CS)Hegar

Relating to the continuation and operation of the Texas Department of Insurance and the operation of certain insurance programs; imposing administrative penalties.


SB 815 (LC)Lucio

Relating to the funding of port security, facility projects, and port studies.


SB 648 Whitmire/ Hegar

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Commission on State Emergency Communications.


SB 413 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to the purchasing and contracting authority of counties.


SB 1476 (LC)Hegar

Relating to the minimum continuing legal education requirements for an attorney employed in the executive branch of state government.


SB 908 Fraser

Relating to requirements for businesses that offer plastic checkout bags to customers.


SB 654 (CS)Whitmire/ Hegar

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Public Finance Authority.


SB 935 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to the method of delivery of certain notices sent by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.


SB 922 (LC)Deuell/ et al.

Relating to the designation of a segment of State Highway 243 in Van Zandt County as the Veterans Memorial Parkway.


SB 732 Nichols

Relating to the prohibition of certain regulations by a municipality in its extraterritorial jurisdiction involving trees and vegetation.


SB 565 (CS)Hegar/ et al.

Relating to repeal of authority for the establishment and operation of the Trans-Texas Corridor and to the operation of vehicles on certain Texas roadways.


SB 354 (CS)Wentworth/ Birdwell/ Carona/ Deuell/ Eltife/ et al.

Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.


SB 897 (LC)Hegar

Relating to fishing tournament fraud; providing penalties.


SB 1607 (LC)Carona

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


SB 1363 (CS) (LC)Lucio/ et al.

Relating to county and municipal land development regulations; providing a penalty.


SB 1050 West

Relating to the collection of certain information on a birth certificate.


SB 825 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to the provision of affordable housing in colonias, rural communities, and small municipalities.


SB 1171 (LC)Carona

Relating to practices and professions regulated by the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board.


SB 976 Hinojosa

Relating to the supervised reentry into the community of certain inmates nearing their date of discharge from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.


SB 1676 (LC)Ellis

Relating to educational and training requirements for certain peace officers on ethical decision making.


SB 1535 Watson

Relating to unclaimed property.


SB 1748 (CS)Gallegos

Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain employees of fire protection sprinkler system contractors; providing a penalty.


SB 1088 (CS)Rodriguez

Relating to the imposition by certain municipalities and municipal transit departments of the local sales and use tax in certain federal military installations.


SB 1099 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to smoke alarms and fire extinguishers in residential rental units.


SB 1509 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to license renewals by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.


SB 1862 (CS)Davis/ West

Relating to certain extensions of credit to consumers.


SB 1435 (LC)Lucio

Relating to the possession of fish in the tidal water of this state.


SB 1741 (LC)Fraser

Relating to tree mitigation fees imposed by municipalities.


SB 1332 (CS)Deuell

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


SB 1565 (CS)Ellis/ Eltife

Relating to encouraging public participation by citizens by protecting a person's right to petition, right of free speech, and right of association from meritless lawsuits arising from actions taken in furtherance of those rights.


SB 1401 (CS)Williams

Relating to the organization, governance, duties, and functions of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.


SB 723 Williams

Relating to the proof of an applicant's identity and age required for the issuance of a marriage license.


SB 1592 (LC)Wentworth

Relating to the expiration of a county burn ban.


SB 1648 (CS) (LC)Watson/ et al.

Relating to the establishment of a system health center by a university system.


SB 1555 Rodriguez

Relating to the investment of the permanent university fund and other funds under the management and control of the board of regents of The University of Texas System.


SB 641 (CS) (LC)Seliger/ et al.

Relating to the calculation of interest on certain ad valorem tax refunds.


SB 12 (CS)Shapiro/ Davis/ Duncan/ Patrick/ West

Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district.


SB 1376 Shapiro

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


SB 1463 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the processing fee charged for a dishonored payment device.


SB 1902 (CS) (LC)Eltife

Relating to the Riverbend Water Resources District.


SB 1102 (CS)Wentworth

Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties.


SB 1022 (LC)Rodriguez/ et al.

Relating to the graduate medical training requirements for certain foreign medical school graduates applying for a license to practice medicine in this state.


SB 848 (CS)Patrick

Relating to ambulatory surgical centers and to the provision of services at those centers by certain designated physician groups.


SB 1483 (CS)Shapiro

Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools.


SB 1536 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to retirement under public retirement systems for employees of certain municipalities.


SB 22 (CS)Shapiro

Relating to public school finance and prekindergarten programs.


SB 1823 (CS)Patrick/ Hinojosa

Relating to guaranteed student loans and alternative education loans.


SB 1348 (CS)Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to higher education curriculum review teams to review public school curriculum standards for college readiness purposes.


SB 972 Hinojosa

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


SB 1491 (LC)Uresti

Relating to the creation of the Terrell County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.


SB 1190 (CS) (LC)Gallegos

Relating to the appeal of an indefinite suspension of a municipal firefighter.


SB 451 Ellis

Relating to death benefits for eligible survivors of certain Texas National Guard members.


SB 1621 Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to establishing veterans resource centers at certain institutions of higher education.


SB 931 (CS) (LC)Williams

Relating to the determination of incompetency in criminal cases.


SB 665 Hinojosa/ Hegar

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.


SB 1571 (CS)Watson

Relating to information subject to the public information law.


SB 1908 Lucio

Relating to the authority of a general-law municipality to annex territory receiving water and sewer services from a municipal utility district.


SB 712 Hegar

Relating to the administration of the universal service fund.


SB 849 (CS) (LC)Duncan

Relating to certain election practices and procedures.


SB 196 Wentworth

Relating to the reapportionment of congressional districts and the creation, function, and duties of the Texas Congressional Redistricting Commission.


SB 1763 (CS)Rodriguez

Relating to transferring adult education and literacy programs to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board from the Texas Education Agency.


SB 1448 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to consent for treatment for chemical dependency in a treatment facility and required training for the facility's intake personnel.


SB 1854 (CS)Deuell

Relating to the women's health program.


SB 709 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to the use of certain professional titles by psychologists.


SB 1666 Duncan

Relating to the authority of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas to invest in hedge funds.


SB 1771 Williams

Relating to the provision of information by tax officials related to ad valorem tax rates.


SB 1440 (CS) (LC)Ellis

Relating to the requirement to prepay ad valorem taxes as a prerequisite to determining certain motions or protests and the authority of an appraisal review board to determine compliance with the requirement.


SB 1309 (CS)Hinojosa/ et al.

Relating to rate adjustments by gas utilities.


SB 891 (CS)Carona

Relating to certain investments in certain Texas businesses by insurance companies and related organizations.


SB 1460 (LC)Harris

Relating to energy savings performance contracts.


SB 1503 (CS) (LC)Huffman

Relating to procedures regarding certain criminal defendants who are or may be persons with mental illness or mental retardation.


SB 1713 (CS) (LC)Whitmire

Relating to compensation under the Crime Victims' Compensation Act for forensic medical examinations performed with respect to victims of family violence.


SB 1871 (CS)Davis/ et al.

Relating to a contracted services program for certain students with a severe pervasive developmental disorder or a severe intellectual disability.


SB 1756 (CS) (LC)Uresti

Relating to the substitution by a pharmacist of certain opioid analgesic drugs.


SB 677 (CS)Gallegos

Relating to the enforcement of the public information law; providing for the imposition of a civil penalty.


SB 1790 (CS)Patrick

Relating to distributing or prescribing abortion-inducing drugs; providing an administrative penalty.


SB 513 (CS)Ellis/ et al.

Relating to the accommodation of pedestrians, bicyclists, persons with disabilities, children, senior citizens, users of public transportation, movers of commercial goods, and motorists on streets and highways.


SB 1929 (LC)Seliger

Relating to the application of the professional prosecutors law to the district attorney for the 287th Judicial District.


SB 1813 (CS)Zaffirini

Relating to the applicability of the Education Code to Head Start programs and the authority of the commissioner of education to make a certain determination regarding those programs.



HOUSE BILLS

(Calendar Order)




HOUSE BILLS

(Third Reading)



HB 3595 (CS)Chisum/ Strama SP: Carona

Relating to energy efficiency goals and energy efficiency programs.


HOUSE BILLS

(Second Reading)



HB 1844 (LC)Guillen SP: Watson

Relating to storage of local government records by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.


HB 4 (CS)Pitts/ Aycock/ Darby/ Zerwas/ Otto/ et al. SP: Ogden

Relating to making supplemental appropriations and giving direction and adjustment authority regarding appropriations.


HB 6 (CS)Eissler/ Allen/ Strama/ Branch/ et al. SP: Shapiro

Relating to the foundation curriculum, the establishment of the instructional materials allotment, and the adoption, review, and purchase of instructional materials and technological equipment for public schools.


HB 5 Kolkhorst/ Creighton/ Zerwas/ Schwertner/ Bonnen/ et al. SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to the Interstate Health Care Compact.


HB 1754 (CS) (LC)Gallego SP: Wentworth/ et al.

Relating to the reorganization of powers and duties among agencies in this state that provide representation to indigent defendants in criminal cases and to the reorganization of funding sources for indigent defense.


HB 1048 (LC)Cain SP: Eltife

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


HB 1633 Bonnen/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to a person's ability to read and write in English as a qualification for service as a petit juror.


HB 3179 (LC)Farias/ Fletcher/ Anderson, Charles "Doc"/ Sheffield SP: Davis

Relating to contributions to the fund for veterans' assistance.


HB 1144 (LC)Cain SP: Deuell

Relating to the Hopkins County Hospital District.


HB 2857 (CS)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to regulation of outdoor lighting in certain areas; providing a criminal penalty and for injunctive relief.


HB 990 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Watson

Relating to certain homestead preservation reinvestment zones.


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 2853 (LC)Davis, John/ Miles/ Reynolds/ Sheets/ Anderson, Rodney/ et al. SP: Jackson

Relating to tax increment financing.


HB 273 (CS)Zerwas/ Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Patrick

Relating to creation of a study committee for the Interstate Health Care Compact.


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 1854 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie/ Naishtat/ Dukes SP: Uresti

Relating to certain arrangements to provide care for a child during an investigation of abuse or neglect.


HB 3336 (LC)Coleman SP: Deuell

Relating to information regarding pertussis for parents of newborn children.


HB 3033 (CS) (LC)Naishtat/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ Dukes SP: Watson

Relating to retirement under public retirement systems for employees of certain municipalities.


HB 1403 Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Deuell

Relating to eligibility to participate in the low-income vehicle repair assistance, retrofit, and accelerated vehicle retirement program.


HB 2826 (LC)Murphy/ Coleman SP: Huffman

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


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 3208 (LC)Burkett SP: Deuell

Relating to the designation of a segment of U.S. Highway 80 in the town of Sunnyvale as a Blue Star Memorial Highway.


HB 1148 (LC)Smith, Wayne SP: Hinojosa/ et al.

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


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

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


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

Relating to a council to study neonatal intensive care units.


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 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 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 2313 (CS) (LC)Coleman SP: Wentworth

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


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

Relating to the environmental review process for transportation projects.


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

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


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

Relating to provision of bilingual election materials.


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

Relating to measuring, monitoring, and reporting emissions.


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

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


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 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 2359 (LC)Hopson SP: Williams

Relating to direct campaign expenditures.


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 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 365 Turner/ Bohac SP: Ellis

Relating to the use of eminent domain authority by certain municipalities to take abandoned multi-family rental buildings.


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

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


HB 3182 Ritter SP: Williams

Relating to the imposition of state taxes, including the sales and use, motor vehicle sales and use, and hotel occupancy tax, on certain oilfield portable units.


HB 412 (LC)Aycock SP: Hegar

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


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

Relating to fishing with certain archery equipment in certain counties.


HB 2127 (LC)Geren SP: Harris

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


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 805 (CS) (LC)Callegari SP: Hegar

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


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 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 1305 (LC)Bonnen SP: Huffman

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


HB 3309 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Nichols

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


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

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


HB 2325 (LC)McClendon SP: Wentworth

Relating to the competitive bidding and notice requirements for contracts of certain mass 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 2195 (LC)Hartnett SP: Carona

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


HB 2040 (LC)Hamilton SP: Williams

Relating to critical incident stress management and crisis response services.


HB 1523 (LC)Phillips/ Murphy SP: Watson

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


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 1486 (LC)Gutierrez/ Pitts SP: Wentworth

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


HB 1376 (LC)Bohac SP: Ellis

Relating to the definition of a junked vehicle for purposes of abatement of a public nuisance.


HB 787 (LC)Kuempel SP: Wentworth

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


HB 588 (LC)Guillen SP: Whitmire

Relating to surcharges under the Driver Responsibility Program.


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 308 (CS) (LC)Menendez SP: Watson

Relating to life preserving devices on recreational vessels.


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

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


HB 577 (LC)McClendon SP: Deuell

Relating to emergency prehospital care provided by emergency services personnel.


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 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 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 2703 (LC)Truitt SP: Uresti

Relating to the regulation of orthotists and prosthetists.


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

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


HB 3085 (LC)Taylor, Larry SP: Nelson

Relating to the period of a license for a freestanding medical emergency care facility.


HB 3145 (LC)Naishtat/ Perry SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the regulation of chemical dependency counselors.


HB 3207 (LC)Davis, Yvonne SP: Nelson

Relating to the establishment and operation of perpetual care cemeteries by certain organized religious societies and sects in certain populous municipalities.


HB 3369 (LC)King, Susan SP: Nelson

Relating to the registration of certain physical therapy facilities by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.


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 2132 (LC)Reynolds SP: Hegar

Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties.


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 3796 (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to the composition of certain judicial districts.


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

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


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 2632 (LC)Driver SP: Wentworth

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


HB 2769 (LC)Frullo SP: Wentworth

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


HB 2133 Solomons SP: Fraser

Relating to the Public Utility Commission of Texas' authority to disgorge revenue obtained as a result of certain violations; providing an administrative penalty.


HB 3399 (LC)Legler/ Strama/ Reynolds/ Chisum SP: Williams

Relating to the requirements for grant programs funded through the Texas emissions reduction plan.


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

Relating to the statutory county courts in Wise County.


HB 1355 (LC)Orr/ Smithee/ Vo SP: Harris

Relating to title insurance coverage for minerals and surface damage resulting from mineral extraction and development.


HB 2382 (LC)Murphy/ Torres SP: Estes

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


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 3167 (LC)Callegari SP: Carona

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


HB 1959 (LC)Thompson SP: Carona

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


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 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 602 (LC)Farrar/ et al. SP: Lucio

Relating to authorizing certain brewers and manufacturers to conduct tours of their premises after which beer or ale is provided to ultimate consumers for off-premises consumption.


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 2619 (LC)Callegari SP: Whitmire

Relating to emergency preparedness information about water facilities.


HB 2982 (LC)Orr SP: Carona

Relating to the composition of the Finance Commission of Texas.


HB 1781 (CS) (LC)Price/ Harper-Brown/ Callegari/ Frullo/ Thompson/ et al. SP: Nelson

Relating to obsolete or redundant reporting requirements applicable to state agencies.


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 1226 (LC)Dutton SP: Ellis

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


HB 1608 (LC)Strama SP: Watson

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


HB 1776 Lozano/ Hancock/ Munoz, Jr./ Sheffield/ Creighton SP: Carona

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


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

Relating to payment of claims to pharmacies and pharmacists.


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

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


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 1341 (LC)Walle SP: Zaffirini

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


HB 2758 (LC)Pena SP: Zaffirini

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


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 3409 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst SP: Williams

Relating to reporting of lobbying activities and changes in lobbying activities.


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 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 742 (CS) (LC)Hunter SP: Hinojosa

Relating to student information required to be provided at the time of enrollment in public schools.


HB 968 (CS)Strama SP: Watson

Relating to expulsion from school or placement in a disciplinary alternative education program.


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 1111 (CS) (LC)Hartnett/ et al. SP: Harris

Relating to a tenant's failure to pay rent during an appeal of an eviction for nonpayment of rent after filing a pauper's affidavit.


HB 2899 (LC)Hartnett SP: Harris

Relating to decedents' estates.


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

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


HB 1118 (LC)Ritter/ Deshotel SP: Huffman

Relating to the resale of property purchased by a taxing unit at a tax sale.


HB 1967 (LC)Chisum SP: Duncan

Relating to the contracting authority of the Collingsworth County Hospital District.


HB 2296 (LC)Ritter SP: Huffman

Relating to the creation of Jefferson County Management District No. 1; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.


HB 2584 (LC)Anderson, Rodney SP: Harris

Relating to authorizing certain municipalities to donate surplus real property of negligible or negative value to certain private persons.


HB 2972 (LC)Smith, Todd SP: Wentworth

Relating to the municipal sales and use tax for street maintenance.


HB 3003 (LC)Hughes SP: Eltife

Relating to the issuance of an identification card to certain individuals to permit entrance into certain county buildings without passing through security services.


HB 554 (LC)Howard, Donna/ Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Watson

Relating to the civil service status of emergency medical services personnel in certain municipalities.


HB 831 (LC)Craddick SP: Fraser

Relating to the authority of certain local governmental entities to borrow money for a public hospital.


HB 850 (LC)Craddick SP: Duncan

Relating to the Rankin County Hospital District.


HB 709 (LC)Fletcher SP: Patrick

Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 524; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.


HB 782 (LC)Davis, Yvonne SP: Wentworth

Relating to a requirement that certain bond issuers obtain an appraisal of property that is to be purchased with bond proceeds.


HB 844 (LC)Geren SP: Nelson

Relating to the sale or lease of property by certain municipalities owning land near the shoreline of certain lakes.


HB 1071 (LC)Davis, Sarah SP: Ellis

Relating to the extension of deed restrictions in certain residential real estate subdivisions.


HB 1429 (LC)Deshotel SP: Carona

Relating to rights and remedies of certain residential tenants; providing civil penalties.


HB 2104 (LC)Jackson, Jim SP: West

Relating to the amount of the bond for county taxes required to be given by the county assessor-collector for certain counties.


HB 2220 (LC)Davis, Yvonne SP: Ellis

Relating to the requirement to prepay ad valorem taxes as a prerequisite to determining certain motions or protests and the authority of an appraisal review board to determine compliance with the requirement.


HB 2238 (LC)Creighton SP: Nichols

Relating to the powers and duties of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 112.


HB 2363 (LC)Flynn SP: Deuell

Relating to the creation of the Bearpen Creek Municipal Utility District of Hunt County; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.


HB 3096 (LC)Kolkhorst SP: Carona

Relating to the cancellation of a subdivision by a commissioners court.


HB 3813 (LC)Isaac SP: Wentworth

Relating to the Hudson Ranch Fresh Water Supply District No. 1.


HB 3840 (LC)Parker SP: Nelson

Relating to the extension of the deadline for holding the confirmation and initial directors' election of the Tradition Municipal Utility District No. 2 of Denton County.


HB 3842 (LC)Callegari SP: Patrick

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


HB 2663 (CS) (LC)Chisum SP: Seliger

Relating to the effect of rules and standards adopted by the Railroad Commission of Texas relating to the liquefied petroleum gas industry on ordinances, orders, or rules adopted by political subdivisions relating to that industry.


HB 2794 (CS) (LC)Hunter SP: Hegar

Relating to the creation of the Calhoun County Groundwater Conservation District.


HB 3459 (CS) (LC)Eiland SP: Whitmire

Relating to the containment of costs incurred in the correctional health care system.


HB 289 (LC)Jackson, Jim/ Anchia/ Weber/ Thompson/ Harless SP: Nelson

Relating to activity that constitutes maintaining a common nuisance.


HB 961 (LC)Turner SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the sealing of and restricting access to juvenile records of adjudications of delinquent conduct or conduct indicating a need for supervision and to the confidentiality of records of certain misdemeanor convictions of a child.


HB 1083 (LC)Elkins/ Fletcher SP: Hegar

Relating to the issuance of an identification card to certain honorably retired peace officers.


HB 1205 (LC)Turner/ Allen/ Aliseda/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ Gallego SP: Ellis

Relating to the procedures for reducing or terminating community supervision and the establishment of certain time credits through which a defendant's period of community supervision is reduced.


HB 1402 (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the applicability of the law on the consequences of a criminal conviction to law enforcement officer license holders and applicants.


HB 1822 (LC)Harless SP: Huffman

Relating to the withdrawal of security by a bail bond surety.


HB 1823 (LC)Harless SP: Huffman

Relating to the authority of certain persons to execute bail bonds and act as sureties.


HB 1891 (LC)Davis, Sarah/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to the execution of a search warrant for data or information contained in or on certain devices.


HB 2006 (LC)Bonnen SP: Huffman

Relating to the release of a photograph of a police officer and access to records maintained by internal investigative divisions in certain municipalities.


HB 3346 Burnam/ Hartnett/ Christian/ Zedler/ Aliseda SP: Whitmire

Relating to certain information available to the public on a central database containing information about sex offenders.


HB 2089 (CS) (LC)Smithee SP: Fraser

Relating to the resolution of overpayment or underpayment of income benefits under the workers' compensation program


HB 2004 (CS) (LC)Bonnen SP: Jackson

Relating to the sale of certain state property in Brazoria County by the Texas Board of Criminal Justice.


HB 2549 (CS) (LC)Crownover SP: Estes

Relating to the authority of a state employee to authorize a deduction from the employee's salary or wage payment for a charitable contribution to certain entities.


HB 3395 (CS) (LC)Callegari SP: Lucio

Relating to state purchasing preferences for recycled products and to the efficient operation of certain telecommunications entities.


HB 2460 (LC)Truitt SP: Wentworth

Relating to confidentiality of information held by a public retirement system.


HB 42 (LC)Menendez SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the duty imposed on the operator of a motor vehicle that strikes a structure adjacent to a highway.


HB 78 (LC)Flynn SP: Williams

Relating to the purchase of food and beverages by certain state law enforcement agencies for peace officer training functions.


HB 384 (LC)Menendez SP: Wentworth

Relating to the proper identification of boats and outboard motors; creating an offense.


HB 673 (LC)Parker SP: Harris

Relating to the production and use of an instructional video on recreational water safety.


HB 1330 (LC)Raymond SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the use of safety guards or flaps on certain vehicles or vehicle combinations.


HB 1473 (LC)Scott SP: Hinojosa

Relating to creating the offense of altering a disabled parking placard.


HB 1541 (LC)McClendon SP: Wentworth

Relating to the prevention of automobile burglary and theft.


HB 1737 (LC)Bohac SP: Huffman

Relating to the installation of a speed feedback sign by a property owners' association.


HB 1750 (LC)Darby SP: Williams

Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to lease and contract for the operation of rolling stock during certain emergencies.


HB 1960 Deshotel/ Ritter/ et al. SP: Jackson

Relating to the regulation of boat manufacturers, distributors, and dealers; providing a civil penalty.


HB 1784 (LC)Farias SP: Van de Putte

Relating to requiring an interagency memorandum of understanding regarding the Public Assistance Reporting Information System and to the use of data from that system.


HB 3580 (LC)Frullo SP: Duncan

Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for surviving spouses of disabled veterans of the United States armed forces.


HB 2655 (CS) (LC)Sheets SP: Carona

Relating to notice of coverage reduction on renewal of a property/casualty insurance policy.


HB 2138 (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the search for and rescue of victims of water-oriented accidents.


HB 2141 (LC)Guillen SP: Williams

Relating to enforcement of laws related to water safety.


HB 3689 (CS) (LC)Oliveira SP: Lucio

Relating to The University of Texas at Brownsville, including its partnership agreement with the Texas Southmost College District.


HB 1000 (CS) (LC)Branch/ Frullo/ Coleman/ Button/ Bonnen/ et al. SP: Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the distribution of money appropriated from the national research university fund; making an appropriation.


HB 14 (LC)Murphy/ et al. SP: Eltife

Relating to the eligibility for unemployment benefits of a person receiving certain forms of remuneration.


HB 1293 (LC)Price SP: Seliger

Relating to the Moore County Hospital District.


HB 362 (CS) (LC)Solomons/ et al. SP: West

Relating to the regulation by a property owners' association of the installation of solar energy devices and certain roofing materials on property.


HB 1400 (CS) (LC)Elkins SP: West

Relating to the boundaries and financing of public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county.


HB 1651 (LC)Alonzo SP: West

Relating to the North Oak Cliff Municipal Management District.


HB 213 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie/ Keffer/ et al. SP: Lucio/ et al.

Relating to certain loans secured by a lien on residential real property and to other transactions involving residential real property; providing civil penalties.


HB 1500 (LC)White SP: Nichols

Relating to allowing the commissioners court of a county to deliberate in a closed meeting regarding business and financial issues related to a contract being negotiated.


HB 2909 (CS) (LC)Branch SP: Shapiro

Relating to increasing awareness in this state of the importance of higher education.


HB 2931 (A) (LC)Woolley SP: Van de Putte

Relating to certain debt cancellation agreements made in connection with retail installment contracts.


HB 3116 (CS) (LC)Gonzales, Veronica SP: Lucio

Relating to the execution of deeds conveying residential real estate in connection with certain transactions involving residential real estate.


HB 3453 (CS) (LC)Anchia SP: Eltife

Relating to the regulatory authority of the consumer credit commissioner and to fees and interest charged in connection with consumer credit transactions.


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

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


HB 2947 (CS) (LC)Coleman SP: Shapiro

Relating to the exception of an audit working paper of a hospital district from required disclosure under the public information law.


HB 2463 (CS) (LC)Reynolds SP: Ellis

Relating to access to certain records regarding an employment discrimination claim.


HB 335 Shelton/ Kolkhorst/ Schwertner/ Zerwas/ Creighton/ et al. SP: Birdwell/ et al.

Relating to implementation and requirements of certain health care reform laws.


HB 710 (LC)Walle/ Menendez/ Naishtat/ Munoz, Jr. SP: Deuell

Relating to verification of identity of applicants for benefits under and prevention of duplicate participation in the financial assistance and supplemental nutrition assistance programs.


HB 807 (LC)Parker SP: Nelson

Relating to the notice provided to a foster parent before a change in a child's foster care placement.


HB 1476 (LC)Riddle SP: Nichols

Relating to the grounds for revocation of an emergency medical services personnel certification.


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 2722 (LC)Perry SP: Duncan

Relating to the state Medicaid program as the payor of last resort.


HB 2819 (LC)King, Susan/ Naishtat SP: Nelson

Relating to the operation and efficiency of the eligibility determination process for supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits.


HB 3197 (LC)Coleman SP: Deuell

Relating to creating a pilot program to implement the culture change model of care at certain state supported living centers.


HB 3724 (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force.


HB 3597 (LC)Larson SP: Uresti

Relating to the powers and duties of certain public improvement districts operated by counties.


HB 3866 (LC)Miller, Doug SP: Fraser

Relating to the date for the election of directors of the Hill Country Underground Water Conservation District.


HB 2994 (LC)Miles SP: Estes

Relating to the creation, operation, and funding of the urban farm microenterprise support program.


HB 790 (LC)Kuempel SP: Hegar

Relating to the continuing issuance of freshwater fishing stamps by the Parks and Wildlife Department.


HB 1080 (LC)Gallego SP: Hinojosa

Relating to an exemption for active duty personnel and certain veterans from the requirement to complete the live firing portion of a hunter education program.


HB 3696 Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to concurrent state and federal jurisdiction over units of the national park system in this state.


HB 3647 (CS)Turner SP: Ogden

Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations.


HB 398 (LC)Jackson, Jim SP: Hegar

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


HB 2247 (LC)King, Phil/ Berman/ Flynn SP: Gallegos

Relating to the eligibility of the adjutant general's department to receive Foundation School Program funding for students enrolled in the Texas ChalleNGe Academy.


HB 3468 (CS) (LC)Patrick, Diane/ Branch SP: Shapiro

Relating to high school readiness, to the assessment of public school students for college readiness and developmental education courses to prepare students for college-level coursework, and to teacher certification to teach at certain grade levels in public school.


HB 1224 (LC)Reynolds SP: Huffman

Relating to expulsion of a public school student who commits certain criminal acts involving a computer, computer network, or computer system owned by or operated on behalf of a school district.


HB 218 (CS) (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to possessing a glass container within the boundaries of certain riverbeds; providing criminal penalties.


HB 3090 (CS) (LC)Creighton SP: Nichols

Relating to the frequency of water audits by certain retail public utilities.


HB 2975 (CS) (LC)Hunter/ Naishtat/ Parker/ Brown/ et al. SP: Harris

Relating to continuing education for physicians and nurses regarding the treatment of tick-borne diseases.


HB 2190 (LC)Elkins SP: Huffman

Relating to the deadlines by which provisional ballots must be processed and the state canvass must be conducted for certain elections.


HB 1129 (LC)Kolkhorst SP: Hegar

Relating to a study by the attorney general of the effects on state law and authority of certain international and other agreements and bodies.


HB 1046 (LC)Fletcher SP: Huffman

Relating to the confidentiality of certain personal information concerning current and former employees of certain divisions of the office of attorney general.


HB 2193 (LC)Truitt SP: Duncan

Relating to service and qualifications for membership on an advisory committee established by the Employees Retirement System of Texas to provide advice to the board of trustees on investments and investment-related issues.


HB 1528 (LC)Miller, Sid SP: Fraser

Relating to consolidating precincts in a primary election.


HB 13 (CS)Kolkhorst/ King, Susan/ Truitt/ Zerwas SP: Nelson

Relating to the Medicaid program and alternate methods of providing health services to low-income persons in this state.


HB 680 (CS) (LC)Schwertner/ Torres SP: Huffman

Relating to complaints filed with the Texas Medical Board.


HB 1033 (LC)Craddick SP: Seliger

Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a county hotel occupancy tax.


HB 1234 (LC)Miller, Doug SP: Wentworth

Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a county hotel occupancy tax.


HB 2702 (A) (LC)Solomons SP: Eltife

Relating to the application of statutes that classify political subdivisions according to population.


HB 2256 (LC)Phillips SP: Williams

Relating to abating or deferring the suspension or revocation of a license issued by the Department of Public Safety for victims of identity theft.


HB 2770 Smith, Wayne/ Callegari SP: Williams

Relating to the powers and duties of navigation districts, port authorities, and certain municipalities.


HB 2346 (LC)Bonnen SP: Huffman

Relating to authorized investments for ports and navigation districts.


HB 167 (CS) (LC)Raymond SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the transportation of certain mental health patients.


HB 2872 (LC)Orr SP: Davis

Relating to restrictions on the sale of certain motor vehicles at vehicle shows or exhibitions.


HB 2792 (LC)Hunter SP: Hegar

Relating to the power of the Aransas County Navigation District to determine the amount of a check or bond necessary to purchase land from the district.


HB 2102 (CS) (LC)Hernandez Luna/ Sheets/ Thompson/ Harless/ Woolley/ et al. SP: Ellis

Relating to the requirement that certain mammography reports contain information regarding supplemental breast cancer screening.


HB 2541 (LC)Solomons SP: Nelson

Relating to the regulation of traffic on certain roads by counties.


HB 2575 (LC)Phillips SP: Harris

Relating to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles' electronic lien system.


HB 3030 (LC)McClendon SP: Wentworth

Relating to the funding of projects in the boundaries of certain intermunicipal commuter rail districts.


HB 2960 (LC)Darby/ Guillen/ Miller, Sid/ et al. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to vehicles used for the purpose of participating in equine activities or attending livestock shows.


HB 3421 (LC)Miller, Doug SP: Wentworth

Relating to the designation of the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail as a historic highway.


HB 3730 (LC)Martinez, "Mando" SP: Hinojosa

Relating to certain privatization of maintenance contracts awarded by the Texas Department of Transportation.


HB 3823 (LC)Thompson SP: Ellis

Relating to the regulation of certain telecommunicators; providing penalties.


HB 3843 (LC)Thompson SP: Whitmire

Relating to excluding certain territory from the Harris County Road Improvement District No. 2.


HB 2365 Eissler SP: Shapiro

Relating to certain responsibilities of education research centers and to a joint advisory board for education research centers.


HB 452 (LC)Lucio III/ Raymond/ et al. SP: Lucio

Relating to temporary housing between academic terms for certain postsecondary students who have been under the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.


HB 811 (CS) (LC)Darby SP: Duncan

Relating to the powers and duties of the Scurry County Hospital District.


HB 1413 (CS) (LC)Chisum SP: Duncan

Relating to the powers and duties of the Castro County Hospital District.


HB 2516 (CS) (LC)Alvarado SP: Gallegos

Relating to the appeal of an indefinite suspension of a municipal firefighter.


HB 232 (CS) (LC)White/ Kuempel SP: Ogden

Relating to the amendment of restrictions affecting real property in certain subdivisions.


HB 3827 (CS) (LC)Zerwas SP: Hegar

Relating to the creation of the Fulshear Town Center Management District; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.


HB 2265 (CS) (LC)Ritter SP: Gallegos

Relating to a county audit of a hotel regarding the hotel occupancy tax.


HB 2194 (CS) (LC)Taylor, Larry SP: Jackson

Relating to certain election practices and procedures; providing a penalty.


HB 1759 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Watson

Relating to the creation of the Pilot Knob Municipal Utility District No. 4; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.


HB 2662 (CS) (LC)Hochberg/ Parker/ Gallego SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the criteria for determining whether a child is a missing child.


HB 1638 (CS) (LC)Aliseda SP: Whitmire

Relating to the disqualification of a district or county attorney who is the subject of a criminal investigation.


HB 2847 (A) (LC)Madden SP: Whitmire

Relating to the use of video teleconferencing systems in certain criminal proceedings.


HB 1760 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Watson

Relating to the creation of the Pilot Knob Municipal Utility District No. 5; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.


HB 2357 (CS)Pickett SP: Williams

Relating to motor vehicles; providing penalties.


HB 3099 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst SP: Hegar

Relating to the office of inspector general of the Department of Public Safety.


HB 3771 (CS) (LC)Harper-Brown SP: Williams

Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to adopt safety standards for high-speed rail.


HB 2981 (CS) (LC)Hunter SP: Hegar

Relating to the operation on a highway or street of a motor vehicle that is drawing a boat or personal watercraft in or on which a child is riding; providing a penalty.


HB 2596 (CS) (LC)Garza SP: Wentworth

Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to lower speed limits on certain highways.


HB 2327 (CS)McClendon SP: Wentworth

Relating to the establishment and operation of a motor-bus-only lane pilot program in certain counties.


HB 300 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst/ Naishtat/ et al. SP: Nelson

Relating to the privacy of protected health information; providing administrative and civil penalties.


HB 422 (CS) (LC)Guillen SP: Williams

Relating to certain oversize and overweight permits issued by the Texas Department of Transportation.


HB 1496 (CS) (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to the contracting authority of the Val Verde County Hospital District.


HB 12 Solomons/ Bohac/ Harless/ et al. SP: Williams/ et al.

Relating to the enforcement of state and federal laws governing immigration by certain governmental entities.


HB 1728 (LC)Keffer SP: Harris

Relating to energy savings performance contracts and energy efficiency planning.


HB 3841 Martinez, "Mando" SP: Lucio

Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 907 in Hidalgo County as Rudy Villarreal Road.


HB 2387 (LC)Menendez SP: Lucio

Relating to the selection, compensation, and duties of the general counsel to an appraisal district.


HB 2119 (LC)Madden SP: Whitmire

Relating to the requirement that the Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments provide certain services and programs.


HB 3384 (LC)Madden SP: Whitmire

Relating to the penalties for repeat and habitual felony offenders.


HB 1247 (LC)Callegari SP: Birdwell

Relating to the repeal of certain prohibitions on purchases of paper supplies and cabinets by state agencies.


HB 149 Raymond SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the appointment of a parenting coordinator or parenting facilitator in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.


HB 1897 (LC)Flynn SP: Deuell

Relating to the jurisdiction of, number of jurors in, and the clerk serving the County Court at Law of Van Zandt County.


HB 2492 (LC)Naishtat SP: Uresti

Relating to the family allowance, treatment of exempt property, and an allowance in lieu of exempt property in the administration of a decedent's estate.


HB 3439 (LC)Raymond SP: Rodriguez

Relating to missing children; providing a criminal penalty.


HB 3674 (LC)Eiland SP: Duncan

Relating to the use of an unsworn declaration.


HB 2047 (LC)Lewis SP: Uresti

Relating to service of process at the registered office of certain registered agents.


HB 3844 (LC)Aycock SP: Fraser

Relating to the creation of criminal law magistrates for Burnet County.


HB 3423 (LC)Lozano SP: Hinojosa

Relating to certain criminal offenses committed in relation to a federal special investigator; providing criminal penalties.


HB 3422 (LC)Lozano SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the use of auction proceeds from the sale of abandoned motor vehicles, watercraft, or outboard motors to compensate certain property owners.


HB 2771 (LC)Smith, Wayne SP: Ellis

Relating to the purchasing powers and duties of a navigation district or port authority.


HB 559 (LC)Sheffield/ Miller, Sid/ Aycock/ Farias SP: Hinojosa

Relating to Bronze Star Medal and Bronze Star Medal with Valor specialty license plates.


HB 890 (LC)Howard, Charlie/ Smith, Todd/ et al. SP: Davis

Relating to certain custom vehicles and street rods.


HB 2678 (LC)Smith, Todd SP: Wentworth

Relating to driver training and education.


HB 2651 (LC)Allen/ McClendon/ Giddings/ Davis, Yvonne/ Bonnen SP: Ellis

Relating to the eligibility of visitors to use certain public transportation services for people with disabilities.


HB 3079 (LC)Darby SP: Deuell

Relating to dealer agreements regarding the purchase and sale of certain equipment or machinery used for agricultural, construction, industrial, mining, outdoor power, forestry, and landscaping purposes.


HB 3837 (LC)Isaac SP: Hegar

Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 183 as the Cpl. Jason K. LaFleur Memorial Highway.


HB 90 Cook SP: Birdwell

Relating to eligibility to obtain a driver's license.


HB 2466 Phillips SP: Carona

Relating to the licensing and operation of motor vehicles by minors.


HB 3856 (LC)Naishtat SP: Watson

Relating to the proceedings that may be referred to and the powers of a criminal law magistrate in Travis County.


HB 3833 (LC)Phillips SP: Harris

Relating to the adoption of a uniform collaborative law Act in regard to family law matters.


HB 3475 (LC)Gallego SP: West

Relating to the recusal and disqualification of municipal judges.


HB 3125 (LC)Thompson SP: Patrick

Relating to the offenses of unauthorized duplication, unauthorized recording, unauthorized operation of recording device, and improper labeling of recordings.


HB 2367 (LC)Parker/ Hochberg SP: Uresti

Relating to the creation of an advisory panel to study certain parental rights relating to possession of or access to the parent's child.


HB 2310 (LC)Miller, Doug SP: Wentworth

Relating to appointment of bailiffs for the district courts in Comal, Hays, and Caldwell Counties.


HB 1314 (LC)Raymond SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the operation and jurisdiction of certain district courts serving Webb County.


HB 2449 Aliseda/ Pena/ Gonzales, Larry/ et al. SP: Hegar

Relating to the illegal possession of another person's ballot to be voted by mail.


HB 2425 Thompson SP: Hegar

Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes.


HB 628 Callegari SP: Jackson

Relating to contracts by governmental entities and related professional services and to public works performance and payment bonds.


HB 2595 Isaac/ et al. SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the electronic submission and recording of documents associated with voting by mail.


HB 2098 Davis, John SP: Uresti

Relating to the authority of physicians and physician assistants to form certain entities.


HB 2124 (LC)Workman/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to victim notification regarding the release of a defendant who was acquitted by reason of insanity in a criminal case.


HB 25 (LC)Guillen/ Flynn/ Pena/ Gonzales, Veronica/ White SP: Patrick

Relating to the carrying of certain weapons in a watercraft.


HB 718 (LC)Fletcher/ Riddle/ Kleinschmidt/ Gallego/ Bohac/ et al. SP: Birdwell

Relating to the period in which a person commits the offense of funeral service disruption.


HB 963 Hartnett SP: Rodriguez

Relating to the costs associated with proceedings regarding cruelly treated animals.


HB 1856 (LC)Woolley SP: Patrick

Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of tampering with a witness.


HB 242 (LC)Craddick/ Torres SP: Hegar

Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers to carry certain firearms.


HB 371 (LC)Hochberg/ Carter/ Gallego SP: Hegar

Relating to prohibiting deferred adjudication community supervision for certain defendants convicted of murder.


HB 748 (LC)Menendez/ Hartnett SP: Van de Putte

Relating to a criminal defendant's incompetency to stand trial, to certain related time credits, and to the maximum period allowed for restoration of the defendant to competency.


HB 1009 (LC)Callegari SP: Hegar

Relating to procedures for obtaining informed consent before certain postmortem examinations or autopsies.


HB 1113 (LC)Raymond/ Gallego/ Christian SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the sentencing hearing or deferred adjudication hearing and conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain offenses involving controlled substances.


HB 1622 (LC)Menendez SP: Wentworth

Relating to suits to enjoin gang activity that constitutes a public nuisance.


HB 1721 (LC)Lucio III/ Hartnett SP: Zaffirini

Relating to protective orders for certain victims of stalking or sexual assault.


HB 1930 (LC)Zedler SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the membership and duties of the Human Trafficking Prevention Task Force.


HB 1994 (LC)Weber/ et al. SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the creation of a first offender prostitution prevention program.


HB 2096 (LC)Thompson SP: Ellis

Relating to the filing of writs of habeas corpus in mental health cases.


HB 2496 (LC)Gonzalez, Naomi/ Gonzales, Veronica/ Lucio III/ Madden/ Dukes/ et al. SP: Carona

Relating to creating a teen dating violence court program and the deferral of adjudication and dismissal of certain dating violence cases.


HB 2577 (LC)Miller, Sid SP: Hegar

Relating to the unlawful use of a criminal instrument or mechanical security device; providing a penalty.


HB 1043 Christian/ Lucio III/ Zedler/ Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Lucio

Relating to creating an offense for engaging in certain conduct relating to cockfighting.


HB 2329 (LC)Zedler SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding victims of trafficking of persons and to the issuance and enforcement of protective orders to protect victims of trafficking of persons; providing penalties.


HB 2649 (LC)Allen SP: Ellis

Relating to the award of diligent participation credit to defendants confined in a state jail felony facility.


HB 2966 (LC)Naishtat SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the confidentiality of certain communications and records made or collected in reference to certain sexual assault survivors.


HB 3746 (LC)Frullo/ Gallego/ Menendez/ Branch/ et al. SP: Carona

Relating to investigations of certain offenses involving the Internet-based sexual exploitation of a minor; creating the Internet crimes against children account to support those activities.


HB 3396 (LC)Hernandez Luna SP: Patrick

Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security.


HB 2761 (CS) (LC)Garza/ Howard, Charlie SP: West/ et al.

Relating to meetings, elections, and records of certain property owners' associations.


HB 992 (CS) (LC)Castro SP: Zaffirini

Relating to excess undergraduate credit hours at public institutions of higher education.


HB 1244 (A) (LC)Castro SP: West

Relating to developmental education courses and the assessment of student readiness under the Texas Success Initiative for public institutions of higher education.


HB 9 (CS)Branch/ Pitts/ Taylor, Larry/ Patrick, Diane/ Villarreal/ et al. SP: Zaffirini

Relating to student success-based funding for and reporting regarding public institutions of higher education.


HB 230 (CS) (LC)Phillips SP: Gallegos

Relating to the authority of a county or municipality to regulate the location of halfway houses; providing a penalty.


HB 3474 (LC)Gallego SP: Watson

Relating to criminal offenses regarding the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by a minor and providing alcoholic beverages to a minor.


HB 2472 (LC)Marquez SP: Rodriguez

Relating to the reporting of certain warrant or capias information to the national crime information center.


HB 2315 (LC)Coleman SP: Deuell

Relating to a county's general revenue levy for indigent health care.


HB 3743 (CS) (LC)Workman SP: Watson

Relating to the rights, powers, functions, and duties of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 5.


HB 3845 (CS) (LC)Sheffield SP: Ogden

Relating to the powers of the CLL Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.


HB 3834 (LC)Zerwas SP: Hegar

Relating to the creation of North Fort Bend County Improvement District No. 1; providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.


HB 645 (LC)Orr/ et al. SP: Patrick

Relating to the information required to be included on a form for an application for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by a charitable organization.


HB 896 (LC)Howard, Charlie SP: Patrick

Relating to auxiliary members of an appraisal review board.


HB 1690 (LC)Flynn SP: Deuell

Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue to enhance and upgrade sports facilities in certain municipalities.


HB 3076 (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to the rate of the hotel occupancy tax in certain counties.


HB 3852 (LC)Pitts SP: Birdwell

Relating to the creation of the Midlothian Municipal Management District No. 2; providing authority to impose a tax, levy an assessment, and issue bonds.


HB 3352 (LC)Smith, Wayne SP: Gallegos

Relating to the sale of park land owned by certain municipalities.


HB 3815 (LC)Lewis SP: Seliger

Relating to the authority of the Ector County Hospital District to employ and commission peace officers.


HB 3821 (LC)Eiland SP: Huffman

Relating to temporary directors and the continuation in existence of the Bolivar Yacht Basin Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 of Galveston County.


HB 3804 (CS) (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to the creation of the Lajitas Utility District No. 1 of Brewster County; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.


HB 427 (LC)Driver SP: Deuell

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


HB 3862 (LC)Smith, Wayne SP: Whitmire

Relating to temporary directors and the continuation in existence of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 510.


HB 2266 (LC)Smith, Wayne SP: Patrick

Relating to fire code certificates of compliance.


HB 2338 (LC)Paxton/ Cain/ Zedler SP: Birdwell

Relating to the posting on the Internet by the county assessor-collector of information regarding ad valorem tax rates.


HB 3216 (LC)Otto SP: West

Relating to electronic communication between property owners and chief appraisers, appraisal districts, appraisal review boards, or any combination of those persons.


HB 1103 (CS) (LC)Lucio III/ Pena SP: Ellis

Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of certain criminal offenses involving animal cruelty.


HB 1241 (LC)Zedler SP: Harris

Relating to surety bond requirements for reserve deputy constables.


HB 1604 (CS) (LC)Guillen/ Raymond SP: Lucio

Relating to the regulation of land development, including county building code standards for new residential construction, and sales in certain counties and municipalities; providing penalties.


HB 1904 (CS) (LC)Sheffield/ Isaac SP: Estes

Relating to the deadlines for write-in candidates for the office of county or precinct chair of a political party.


HB 3829 (LC)Anderson, Charles "Doc" SP: Birdwell

Relating to gifts and donations to the McLennan County Juvenile Board.


HB 2316 (CS) (LC)Coleman SP: West

Relating to county powers, duties, and services, including the powers and duties of certain districts, and the authorization of certain health care programs and studies.


HB 3133 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of property on which housing is being or has been built or repaired for sale or rent to a low-income individual or family.


HB 1683 Fletcher SP: Williams

Relating to parking placards for vehicles of persons with disabilities.


HB 1937 Simpson/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ Menendez/ Kolkhorst/ Chisum/ et al. SP: Patrick/ et al.

Relating to prosecution and punishment for the offense of official oppression by the intrusive touching of persons seeking access to public buildings and transportation; providing penalties.


HB 1517 (LC)Isaac SP: Hegar

Relating to the disposition of fines for traffic violations collected by certain municipalities.


HB 326 (CS) (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the reporting requirements of a state agency that is undergoing review by the Sunset Advisory Commission.


HB 3117 (CS) (LC)Vo SP: Watson

Relating to the reporting of information to claims databases by insurers.


HB 2284 (CS) (LC)Hardcastle SP: Deuell

Relating to the practice of architecture and engineering.


HB 971 (A)King, Phil/ Geren/ Hilderbran SP: Fraser

Relating to removal of the requirement that an electric utility designate a preferred route for a transmission line in an application for a certificate of convenience and necessity.


HB 1601 (LC)Price/ Gallego/ Carter/ Burkett/ Geren/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to consecutive sentences for certain offenses involving injury to a child, an elderly individual, or a disabled individual and arising out of the same criminal episode.


HB 3691 (CS)Gallego SP: Carona

Relating to community supervision and corrections departments and community justice plans.


HB 3246 (CS) (LC)Elkins SP: West

Relating to public improvement districts designated by a municipality or county.


HB 3828 (CS) (LC)Hochberg SP: Gallegos

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


HB 1768 (CS) (LC)Munoz, Jr./ Eissler/ Laubenberg/ Marquez SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the regulation of roadside vendors and solicitors in certain counties.


HB 274 (CS)Creighton/ Aliseda/ Kleinschmidt/ Jackson, Jim/ Sheets/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to the reform of certain remedies and procedures in civil actions and family law matters.


HB 2643 (CS) (LC)Hamilton SP: Watson

Relating to safety standards for elevators, escalators, and related equipment.


HB 3864 Gooden SP: Deuell

Relating to the creation of the Lazy W District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.


HB 1788 (CS)Farias/ King, Tracy O./ Larson/ Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to capturing reptiles and amphibians by nonlethal means; providing a penalty.


HB 736 (CS) (LC)Patrick, Diane/ Branch/ et al. SP: West

Relating to required online information regarding public institutions of higher education.


HB 290 (CS) (LC)Jackson, Jim/ Anchia/ Weber/ Gallego SP: Nelson

Relating to the punishment for the offense of employment harmful to children.


HB 2337 (CS) (LC)Gallego SP: Uresti

Relating to the admissibility of certain statements made by a child in a juvenile justice or criminal proceeding.


HB 2910 (CS) (LC)Branch/ Dukes SP: Zaffirini

Relating to agreements between the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and certain organizations for increasing degree completion rates.


HB 1053 Patrick, Diane SP: Gallegos

Relating to the tuition exemption offered by public institutions of higher education to firefighters enrolled in certain courses.


HB 2999 (CS) (LC)Lewis SP: Zaffirini

Relating to a fixed tuition rate program for certain students who transfer to a state university after completing an associate degree program.


HB 3836 (LC)Pitts SP: Birdwell

Relating to the creation of the Windsor Hills Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to levy an assessment and issue bonds.


HB 3831 (A) (LC)Marquez/ Margo SP: Rodriguez

Relating to the creation of the Montecillo Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.


HB 3462 (LC)Margo/ Pickett/ Marquez/ Gonzalez, Naomi SP: Rodriguez

Relating to the board of hospital managers of the El Paso County Hospital District.


HB 3819 (CS) (LC)Crownover SP: Nelson

Relating to the creation of the Valencia Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to levy an assessment and issue bonds.


HB 3859 (A) (LC)Laubenberg SP: Deuell

Relating to the creation of the Club Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to levy an assessment and issue bonds.


HB 3025 (CS)Branch/ Guillen/ Lozano SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the filing of a degree plan by undergraduate students at public institutions of higher education.


HB 1206 (CS)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to training for members of governing boards of public junior college districts.


HB 3328 Keffer/ Crownover/ Burnam/ Parker/ Strama/ et al. SP: Fraser/ et al.

Relating to the disclosure of the composition of hydraulic fracturing fluids used in hydraulic fracturing treatments.


HB 1940 (CS) (LC)Perry SP: Huffman

Relating to certain matters affecting the supervision of persons released from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and to certain hearings conducted concerning persons released from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.


HB 3 (CS)Thompson/ Woolley/ Button/ Alvarado/ Truitt/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to the imposition of a sentence of life without parole on certain defendants who commit certain sexual offenses.


HB 1646 (CS) (LC)Gallego SP: Ellis

Relating to representation of certain applicants for writs of habeas corpus in cases involving the death penalty.


HB 2996 Miles SP: Estes

Relating to the creation of the Texas Urban Agricultural Innovation Authority.


HB 2997 Miles SP: Estes

Relating to the creation and funding of the urban farming pilot program and the creation of the Select Committee on Urban Farming.


HB 2728 (CS)Thompson/ Guillen SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the operation and regulation of charitable bingo.


HB 2439 (CS)Gallego SP: Watson

Relating to posting suggestions and ideas on cost-efficiency and certain budget documents on certain state agency websites.


HB 927 (CS) (LC)Harper-Brown/ Burkett/ Anderson, Rodney/ et al. SP: Hegar

Relating to the punishment for the offense of indecent exposure.


HB 3708 (CS)Hochberg SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the Early High School Graduation Scholarship program and to the funding of certain exemptions from tuition and fees at public institutions of higher education from savings attributable to the program.


HB 1199 (CS)Gallego SP: Davis

Relating to the penalty for certain intoxication offenses.


HB 351 (CS)Veasey SP: West

Relating to the expunction of records and files relating to a person's arrest.


HB 1560 (CS)Scott SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the enterprise zone program.


HB 550 (LC)Dutton SP: Jackson

Relating to an exemption to the requirement for a fishing license for residents of a certain age.


HB 737 Otto SP: Williams

Relating to the East Montgomery County Improvement District.


HB 51 (CS)Lucio III/ Cook/ et al. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to energy efficiency standards for certain buildings and to high-performance design, construction, and renovation standards for certain buildings and facilities of institutions of higher education.


HB 125 (CS)Legler/ Chisum/ Callegari/ et al. SP: Jackson

Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.


HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



HCR 24 (LC)Darby SP: Duncan

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


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

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


HCR 117 (LC)Parker SP: Nelson

Designating Roanoke as the Unique Dining Capital of Texas.


HCR 129 (LC)Patrick, Diane/ Torres/ Legler SP: Zaffirini

Notifying the U.S. Department of Education that certain career schools or colleges are legally authorized by the state of Texas to operate educational programs beyond secondary education.


HCR 86 Chisum/ Landtroop/ Gallego SP: Duncan

Designating the Texas State Bison Herd at Caprock Canyons State Park as the official State Bison Herd of Texas.


HCR 50 Creighton/ Taylor, Larry/ Gonzales, Larry/ Bonnen/ Hilderbran/ et al. SP: Patrick

Affirming the pride of all Texans in both our one and indivisible national union and our one and indivisible state, claiming sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States over all powers not otherwise enumerated and granted to the federal government by the U.S. Constitution, serving notice to the federal government to cease and desist from certain mandates, and providing that certain federal legislation be prohibited or repealed.


HCR 84 Cain/ White/ et al. SP: Estes

Designating 42 as the official State Game of Texas.


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