Daily House Calendar

Wednesday, May 08, 2013




HJR 138             Rodriguez, Eddie

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a political subdivision to adopt a local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the market value of an individual's residence homestead.

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HB 1882             Callegari / et al.

Relating to the powers and duties of and contributions to and benefits from the systems and programs administered by the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 1174             Fallon

Relating to the penalties for illegally passing a stopped school bus.

HB 3509             Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to endangered species habitat conservation and to the creation of a committee to oversee and guide the state's coordinated response to federal actions regarding endangered species.

HB 741              Walle / Hernandez Luna

Relating to the right of a public employee to express breast milk in the workplace.

HB 133              Raymond

Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning the offense of intoxication manslaughter.

HB 690              Lewis / Naishtat

Relating to reimbursing public institutions of higher education for tuition and fee exemptions for certain military personnel and their dependents.

HB 1344             Canales

Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files relating to certain nonviolent offenses.

HB 2843             Sheets / Lewis / Eiland

Relating to an objection of a defendant physician or health care provider to an expert report filed in a health care liability claim.

HB 3198             Gonzales, Larry

Relating to suits for default on a student loan administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

HB 3348             Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to adopt a local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the appraised value of an individual's residence homestead.

HB 875              King, Phil

Relating to the eligibility of the surviving spouse of a person who is disabled to receive a limitation of school district ad valorem taxes on the person's residence homestead.

HB 1168             Flynn

Relating to the exemption of dedicated cemetery property from drainage fees or charges.

HB 3576             Fallon

Relating to the application of the law of this state to certain Internet contracts.

HB 3379             Hunter

Relating to motor vehicle registration requirements for active duty military personnel stationed in or assigned to another state or nation.

HB 1216             Craddick

Relating to the penalty for the offense of reckless driving.

HB 1329             Márquez

Relating to the administration of oaths and issuance of subpoenas in an arbitration proceeding involving firefighters or police officers in certain political subdivisions; creating an offense.

HB 1456             Gooden / Walle / Pitts / Flynn / Phillips / et al.

Relating to the right of a county to intervene in an original rate proceeding.

HB 1516             McClendon / et al.

Relating to solid waste services for rental property and solid waste management programs in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of municipalities in certain counties; authorizing penalties.

HB 1893             Gonzales, Larry / King, Susan

Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission and the regulation of funeral directing and embalming.

HB 2042             Guillen / King, Susan

Relating to the Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force.

HB 2053             Phillips

Relating to temporarily holding certain arrested persons in municipal jails.

HB 1714             Smith

Relating to the discontinuance of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality's compliance history program.

HB 1596             Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the exclusion of certain flow-through funds by taxable entities engaged in the business of transporting barite in determining total revenue for purposes of the franchise tax.

HB 210              Márquez / Moody / Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to issue subpoenas and conduct accreditation investigations.

HB 548              Turner, Chris / Moody / Flynn / Isaac / Hilderbran / et al.

Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed in action.

HB 2406             Wu / Lewis

Relating to the installation, maintenance, operation, and relocation of saltwater pipeline facilities.

HB 2756             Branch / Bonnen, Dennis / Isaac

Relating to the equalized wealth level and the guaranteed yield under the school finance system.

HB 2210             Naishtat

Relating to information required to be displayed for the transfer of a manufactured home.

HB 2696             Johnson

Relating to requiring a home inspection report as a condition of a residential service contract.

HB 3812             Howard / Giddings / Harper-Brown / Creighton / Burnam / et al.

Relating to authorizing the optional imposition of a county air quality fee at the time of an emissions-related inspection.

HB 3138             Sheets

Relating to the prosecution of the offense of money laundering and to the forfeiture of certain contraband.

HB 1242             Geren / Carter

Relating to the authority of a judge to impose a period of confinement in a county jail for a violation of a condition of community supervision.

HB 153              Taylor, Van / et al.

Relating to the definition of intoxicated for purposes of certain weapons offenses.

HB 1475             Hilderbran

Relating to the exclusion of certain flow-through payments related to petroleum and mineral interests in determining total revenue for purposes of the franchise tax.

HB 1743             Johnson

Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia.

HB 453              Dukes

Relating to the application, renewal, and period of validity of a registration under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; authorizing the increase of a fee.

HB 3650             Harper-Brown

Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to enter into availability payment agreements for the design, development, financing, construction, maintenance, or operation of a highway project.

HB 2979             Parker

Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses involving injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.

HB 1998             Kleinschmidt

Relating to the eligibility of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land on the basis of its use for wildlife management.

HB 2559             Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.

HB 2533             Zerwas

Relating to coverage for and access to hemophilia medical treatment.

HB 2391             Menéndez / et al.

Relating to electric utility bill payment assistance programs for certain veterans burned in combat.

HB 212              Alonzo

Relating to pretrial hearings in criminal cases.

HB 263              Flynn / King, Phil / Turner, Scott

Relating to combination resident hunting and fishing licenses for military personnel.

HB 1067             Moody

Relating to certain waivers by a defendant regarding a community supervision revocation hearing.

HB 2181             Stephenson / Reynolds / et al.

Relating to authorizing development corporations to finance projects to support primary job training facilities and programs at certain educational institutions.

HB 2146             Hilderbran / Lucio III

Relating to certain restrictions on the mining of marl, sand, gravel, shell, or mudshell in certain protected freshwater areas.

HB 2958             Leach / Workman / Turner, Scott / Perry / Capriglione / et al.

Relating to the applicability of project design and construction requirements to agencies or instrumentalities of, or agreements between, governmental entities subject to those requirements.

HB 3415             Flynn

Relating to driving on an improved shoulder.

HB 3273             Simmons

Relating to regulation of traffic on certain roads by counties.

HB 1575             Zedler

Relating to the effect on a credit report of certain transactions by a person's spouse pending a divorce decree.

HB 1552             Rodriguez, Justin

Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to create a law enforcement technology fund and to require certain defendants to pay court costs for deposit in the fund; authorizing a fee.

HB 1234             Price

Relating to the eligibility of an inmate convicted of reckless injury to a child, elderly person, or disabled person for release to mandatory supervision.

HB 1208             Parker / et al.

Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use.

HB 1368             Bonnen, Dennis / Sanford

Relating to hunting and fishing license fee exemptions for certain veterans.

HB 3706             Carter

Relating to certain requirements for certain sponsors and other participants in the summer food service program.

HB 2875             Harper-Brown / King, Ken

Relating to the motor vehicle inspection program; creating an offense; amending the amount of certain fees.

HB 895              Kolkhorst

Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing.

HB 3647             Harper-Brown

Relating to removing licensing and fee requirements for certain salespersons who sell or lease-purchase or offer to sell or lease-purchase manufactured housing to a consumer.

HB 2827             Burkett

Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense.

HB 2687             Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to prohibit certain transfers of ad valorem tax liens.

HB 2531             Davis, John

Relating to the use of money in the spaceport trust fund for programs related to the aerospace industry.

HB 1820             Kacal / Bonnen, Greg / et al.

Relating to the eligibility of a disabled veteran to pay ad valorem taxes imposed on a residence homestead in installments.

HB 734              Murphy / Fletcher / Menéndez / Carter

Relating to enhancing the penalties for certain repeat and habitual misdemeanor offenders.