Senate Floor Action for 4/12/2011

SENATE FLOOR ACTION



Tuesday

April 12, 2011




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


SJR 16 Estes/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of open-space land devoted to water-stewardship purposes on the basis of its productive capacity.


SB 202 (CS)Shapiro/ et al.

Relating to achievement benchmarks in fiscal notes and to legislative review of those benchmarks.

1 Floor Amendment


SB 449 (CS)Watson/ Estes/ et al.

Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of open-space land devoted to water stewardship purposes on the basis of its productive capacity.


SB 694 (CS)West

Relating to the regulation of metal recycling entities; providing penalties.

1 Floor Amendment


SB 746 (LC)Davis

Relating to membership of the state continuing advisory committee for special education services.


SB 758 (CS) (LC)Deuell

Relating to sales and use tax information provided to certain local governmental entities.


SB 904 (CS) (LC)Patrick/ Birdwell/ Hinojosa/ Ogden/ Uresti

Relating to the eligibility of certain citizens residing outside the United States to vote a full ballot.


SB 1304 (LC)Rodriguez

Relating to requiring financial disclosure concerning reports prepared by public institutions of higher education for other entities.


SB 1349 (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to a requirement that a person hold a license issued by the appropriate state agency to be employed as a marriage and family therapist by a school district.

1 Floor Amendment


SB 1490 (CS) (LC)Uresti/ et al.

Relating to the recording of proceedings and the issuance of a warrant to take physical custody of a child in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship; creating an offense.

 

The Senate adopted the following resolution:


SR 725 Carona

Recognizing April 12, 2011, as Realtor Appreciation Day at the State Capitol.


(CS)COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE
(LC)RECOMMENDED FOR LOCAL CALENDAR