Bills Referred Today for 4/18/2011



April 18, 2011

Committee referral on the following:

SJR 5 Ogden

Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to determination of the market value of the permanent school fund and providing for certain transfers from the permanent school fund to the available school fund.


SB 2 Jackson

Relating to certain economic and workforce development programs through which employers may receive grants and subsidies.

Economic Development

SB 1900 Duncan

Relating to the ability to exclude certain territory from the Hamlin Hospital District.

Intergovernmental Relations

SB 1906 Wentworth

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

Open Government, Select

SB 1907 Wentworth

Relating to access to certain archaic information.

Open Government, Select

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.

International Relations & Trade

SB 1909 Lucio

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

Higher Education