COMMITTEE:    Government Organization 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Monday, May 16, 2011 

PLACE:        2E.20 (Betty King Cmte. Rm.) 
CHAIR:        Senator Rodney Ellis 



To consider the following:


HCR 24        Darby                   SP: Duncan
Designating Nymphaea Texas Dawn as the official State Waterlily of Texas.

HB 1247       Callegari               SP: Birdwell
Relating to the repeal of certain prohibitions on purchases of paper supplies and cabinets by state agencies.

HB 1781       Price | et al.          SP: Nelson
Relating to obsolete or redundant reporting requirements applicable to state agencies.

HB 1818       Harper-Brown            SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation and to the appointment of commissioners of a municipal housing authority; providing penalties.

HB 2004       Bonnen                  SP: Jackson
Relating to the sale of certain state property in Brazoria County by the Texas Board of Criminal Justice.

HB 2139       Guillen                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the establishment of an Adopt-A-Library program and state employee charitable contributions to the program.

HB 2518       Kolkhorst               SP: Ogden
Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Board of Criminal Justice to the board of regents of The Texas A&M University System for the use and benefit of the Texas Forest Service.

HB 2549       Crownover               SP: Estes
Relating to the authority of a state employee to authorize a deduction from the employee's salary or wage payment for a charitable contribution to certain entities.

HB 2608       Harper-Brown            SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 2632       Driver                  SP: Wentworth
Relating to access to the criminal history record information of certain persons by the Texas Facilities Commission.

HB 2769       Frullo                  SP: Wentworth
Relating to the authority of the Texas Facilities Commission regarding gifts, grants, and donations.

HB 3333       Pena                    SP: Hegar
Relating to the authority of the governor to order the disconnection of state computer networks from the Internet.

HB 3395       Callegari               SP: Lucio
Relating to state purchasing preferences for recycled products.

HB 3404       Naishtat                SP: Watson
Relating to establishing a child care advisory committee to advise the Texas Facilities Commission.

The committee may also take up pending business.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 3395


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