Senate Floor Action for 3/29/2011



March 29, 2011

The Senate suspended the necessary rules to consider and finally pass:

SB 17 (CS)Carona/ et al.

Relating to the regulation of residential mortgage loan servicers; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 19 (CS)Nichols/ et al.

Relating to the development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects.

SB 166 (LC)Shapiro

Relating to the sex offender civil commitment program and to the creation of a state agency to perform the functions relating to the sex offender civil commitment program that are currently performed by the Council on Sex Offender Treatment.

SB 431 (LC)Jackson

Relating to the use of fraudulent or fictitious military records; creating an offense.

SB 691 (LC)Estes

Relating to the exemption from permitting by groundwater conservation districts for certain water wells used for domestic, livestock, and poultry watering purposes.

SB 727 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to groundwater conservation district management plans.

SB 876 (LC)Watson/ et al.

Relating to the fee for a personal identification certificate for a homeless individual.

SB 888 Carona

Relating to the authority of a regional transportation authority to create a local government corporation.

SB 1007 (LC)Williams/ et al.

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation.

SB 1165 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to certain enforcement powers of the banking commissioner; providing administrative penalties.

The Senate adopted the following resolutions:

SR 648 Van de Putte

Commending the veterans of our nation's armed forces who served during the Vietnam War.

SR 649 Hinojosa/ Davis/ Uresti/ Van de Putte

Recognizing March 29, 2011, as Vietnam Veterans Day at the State Capitol.

SR 652 Van de Putte

In memory of Colton Wesley Rusk of Orange Grove.

Committee re-referral on the following:

SB 1310 Shapiro/ Jackson

Relating to the creation of the Select Committee on Economic Development.

Re-referred from Administration to Economic Development