Bills Referred Today for 3/14/2011

BILLS REFERRED TODAY



Monday

March 14, 2011





Committee referral on the following:


SB 4 Shapiro

Relating to certification, performance, continuing education, and appraisal of public school teachers.

Education


SB 5 Zaffirini

Relating to public institutions of higher education, including the administration, operation, financial management, and reporting requirements of those institutions.

Higher Education


SB 6 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.

Education


SB 13 Huffman

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

State Affairs


SB 15 Fraser

Relating to state energy policy and the planning of energy development and utilization.

Natural Resources


SB 20 Williams

Relating to a grant program for certain natural gas motor vehicles.

Transportation & Homeland Security


SB 22 Shapiro

Relating to public school finance.

Finance


SB 1312 Van de Putte

Relating to certain criminal and civil consequences of trafficking of persons, compelling prostitution, and certain other related criminal offenses and to the prevention, prosecution, and punishment of those offenses.

Criminal Justice


SB 1436 Van de Putte

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

Criminal Justice



Committee re-referral on the following:


SB 815 Lucio

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

Re-referred from Transportation & Homeland Security to International Relations & Trade


SB 826 Lucio

Relating to the establishment, operation, and funding of certain programs for rural economic development.

Re-referred from Agriculture & Rural Affairs to International Relations & Trade