Bills Referred Today for 4/28/2011

BILLS REFERRED TODAY



Thursday

April 28, 2011





Committee referral on the following:


HB 5 Kolkhorst/ Creighton/ Zerwas/ Schwertner/ Bonnen/ et al.

Relating to the Interstate Health Care Compact.

Health & Human Services


HB 273 Zerwas/ Kolkhorst/ et al.

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

Health & Human Services


HB 290 Jackson, Jim/ Anchia/ Weber/ Gallego

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

Criminal Justice


HB 417 Anchia/ Jackson, Jim/ et al.

Relating to claims for compensation for wrongful imprisonment.

State Affairs


HB 890 Howard, Charlie/ Smith, Todd/ et al.

Relating to certain custom vehicles and street rods.

Transportation & Homeland Security


HB 1112 Phillips

Relating to the authority and powers of regional mobility authorities.

Transportation & Homeland Security


HB 1146 Kuempel/ et al.

Relating to the registration and regulation of appraisal management companies and the composition of the Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board; providing penalties.

Business & Commerce


HB 1168 Miller, Doug/ et al.

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

Administration


HB 1261 Thompson

Relating to court costs imposed on conviction and deposited to the municipal court technology fund.

Jurisprudence


HB 1283 Craddick

Relating to consideration of a bidder's principal place of business in awarding certain municipal contracts.

Intergovernmental Relations


HB 1488 Gutierrez

Relating to examinations for hiring in certain municipal fire departments.

Intergovernmental Relations


HB 1529 Miller, Sid/ Harper-Brown

Relating to the offense of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information.

Criminal Justice


HB 1545 Lewis

Relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to change the date of their general elections.

State Affairs


HB 1566 Coleman

Relating to the authority of counties to appoint, contract for, or employ physicians, dentists, or other health care providers for county jails.

Criminal Justice


HB 1666 Castro/ Gallego

Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online impersonation.

Criminal Justice


HB 1759 Rodriguez, Eddie

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

Intergovernmental Relations


HB 1760 Rodriguez, Eddie

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

Intergovernmental Relations


HB 1853 Hamilton

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

Business & Commerce


HB 1899 Pickett/ et al.

Relating to the posting of signs in school crossing zones regarding the prohibited use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.

Transportation & Homeland Security


HB 1936 Gutierrez

Relating to importation and shipment of alcoholic beverages for personal consumption.

Business & Commerce


HB 2004 Bonnen

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

Government Organization


HB 2118 Coleman/ Giddings/ King, Phil/ Sheets/ et al.

Relating to adding certain synthetic compounds to Penalty Group 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

Criminal Justice


HB 2132 Reynolds

Relating to the creation of magistrates in certain counties.

Jurisprudence


HB 2162 Kuempel

Relating to the power of the Cibolo Creek Municipal Authority to issue bonds.

Intergovernmental Relations


HB 2229 Coleman/ Naishtat/ Marquez

Relating to the creation of the Texas HIV Medication Advisory Committee.

Health & Human Services


HB 2327 McClendon

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

Transportation & Homeland Security


HB 2330 King, Phil

Relating to the statutory county courts in Wise County.

Jurisprudence


HB 2385 Geren

Relating to the DNA database at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth.

Criminal Justice


HB 2482 Pena/ Gallego/ Guillen/ et al.

Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for certain offenses involving theft.

Criminal Justice


HB 2725 Hartnett

Relating to the determination of incompetency in criminal cases.

Criminal Justice


HB 2792 Hunter

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.

Transportation & Homeland Security


HB 2793 Hunter

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

Administration


HB 2859 Gallego

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

Natural Resources


HB 3287 Giddings

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

Business & Commerce


HB 3804 Gallego

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.

Intergovernmental Relations



Committee re-referral on the following:


SB 1723 Zaffirini

Relating to tuition and fee exemptions for certain military personnel and their spouses and dependent children for under-enrolled undergraduate classes at public institutions of higher education.

Re-referred from Veteran Affairs & Military Installations to Higher Education