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Local, Consent, and Resolutions Calendar

Monday, May 20, 2013
10:00 AM

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********** SENATE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS **********

SB 31               Zaffirini

SP: Patrick, Diane

Relating to formula funding for certain semester credit hours earned for dual course credit.

SB 62               Nelson

SP: Laubenberg

Relating to the vaccination against bacterial meningitis of entering students at public and private or independent institutions of higher education.

SB 66               Nelson

SP: Laubenberg

Relating to the child fatality review team committee.

SB 127              Nelson

SP: King, Susan

Relating to the creation of certain funding formulas and policies and to certain public health evaluations by the Department of State Health Services.

SB 263              Huffman

SP: Carter / Price

Relating to the designation for criminal prosecution and other purposes of certain chemicals commonly referred to as synthetic cannabinoids as controlled substances and controlled substance analogues under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

SB 264              Huffman

SP: Carter / Price

Relating to the addition of certain substances to Penalty Groups 1-A and 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act for criminal prosecution and other purposes.

SB 281              Estes

SP: Frank

Relating to the administration and powers of the Red River Authority of Texas.

SB 389              West

SP: Lewis

Relating to the imposition of court costs in certain criminal proceedings.

SB 391              West

SP: Herrero

Relating to a defendant's obligation to pay a fine or court cost after the expiration of a period of community supervision.

SB 393              West / et al.

SP: Lewis / Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the criminal procedures related to children who commit certain Class C misdemeanors.

SB 464              Deuell

SP: Flynn

Relating to the dismissal of complaints against property tax professionals.

SB 474              Carona

SP: Villarreal

Relating to financing statements and other records under the secured transactions law.

SB 511              Whitmire

SP: Workman

Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles.

SB 533              Zaffirini

SP: Keffer

Relating to a review of cost savings to state agencies and institutions of higher education under energy savings performance contracts.

SB 545              Hancock

SP: Harper-Brown

Relating to the peace officers authorized to operate an authorized emergency service vehicle used to conduct a police escort.

SB 551              Uresti

SP: Nevárez

Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue to enhance and upgrade sports facilities in certain municipalities.

SB 553              Uresti / et al.

SP: Johnson

Relating to certain high school students serving as early voting clerks in an election.

SB 564              Hegar

SP: Murphy

Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 536; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 605              Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Improvement District No. 24; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.

SB 606              Hegar

SP: Fletcher

Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 457; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.

SB 608              Hegar

SP: Bell

Relating to the creation of the Harris-Waller Counties Municipal Utility District No. 3; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 609              Hegar

SP: Bell

Relating to the creation of the Waller County Municipal Utility District No. 17; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 623              Williams

SP: Toth

Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 138; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

SB 658              Deuell

SP: Smith

Relating to the imposition and collection of a penalty for fraudulently obtaining unemployment compensation benefits.

SB 677              Paxton / et al.

SP: Leach

Relating to the electronic recording of proceedings in a statutory probate court in Collin County.

SB 691              Eltife

SP: Lavender

Relating to the intercollegiate athletics fee at Texas A&M University--Texarkana; authorizing a fee.

SB 701              Hegar

SP: Herrero

Relating to a defense to prosecution for criminal trespass.

SB 709              Lucio

SP: Allen

Relating to representation of a person in a special education impartial due process hearing.

SB 745              Nelson

SP: Otto

Relating to sexual assault prevention and crisis services and to the administration of the Crime Victims' Compensation Act.

SB 778              Carona

SP: Clardy

Relating to trusts.

SB 816              Hegar / et al.

SP: Huberty

Relating to the date by which a school district must complete a report of an initial evaluation of a student for special education services.

SB 817              Hegar

SP: Johnson

Relating to certain requirements for political parties holding conventions and for officers of certain of those parties.

SB 831              Taylor

SP: Coleman / Márquez / Rose / Burkett / Davis, John

Relating to a list of mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programs that may be selected for implementation by public schools.

SB 839              Hancock

SP: Morrison

Relating to the provision of insurance coverage for certain portable electronic devices.

SB 841              Hancock

SP: Smithee

Relating to certain authorized investments under the Insurance Code.

SB 856              Rodríguez

SP: Márquez

Relating to the administration and management of elections and public information of the El Paso County Water Improvement District No. 1.

SB 863              Taylor / et al.

SP: Thompson, Ed / Allen

Relating to the creation of Pearland Municipal Management District No. 2; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 877              Patrick

SP: Guillen / Flynn

Relating to establishing the Citizens' Star of Texas Award.

SB 904              Van de Putte

SP: Morrison

Relating to the adoption of certain voting procedures and the modification of certain election deadlines, including those necessary to implement the federal Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment Act.

SB 913              Lucio

SP: Naishtat

Relating to the reexamination of an applicant for a professional counselor license.

SB 918              Estes

SP: Keffer

Relating to the sale by the Brazos River Authority and regulation of certain real property in the immediate vicinity of Possum Kingdom Lake.

SB 958              Fraser

SP: Keffer

Relating to the liability of certain special-purpose districts or authorities providing water to a purchaser for the generation of electricity.

SB 976              West

SP: Branch

Relating to the temporary approval of an institution to participate in the tuition equalization grant program.

SB 1031             Taylor

SP: Callegari

Relating to the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District; providing authority to impose a fee.

SB 1063             Hegar

SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the inclusion of natural gas as a public facility for a public facility corporation.

SB 1065             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 209; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 1066             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 210; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 1068             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 212; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 1069             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 213; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.

SB 1086             Campbell

SP: Isaac

Relating to the regulation of certain water and sewage utilities to ensure public safety in and around certain municipalities.

SB 1192             Davis

SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.

SB 1224             Taylor

SP: Bonnen, Greg

Relating to the use by a property owner of a common or contract carrier to send a payment, report, application, statement, or other document or paper to a taxing unit or taxing official.

SB 1241             Hegar

SP: Miller, Doug

Relating to the Edwards Aquifer Authority's regulation of wells with limited production capabilities.

SB 1282             Duncan / et al.

SP: Price

Relating to deadlines for proposals for adoption by certain districts or authorities of desired future conditions of relevant aquifers.

SB 1299             Patrick

SP: Callegari

Relating to powers of the West Harris County Regional Water Authority relating to certain wells.

SB 1376             Eltife

SP: Paddie

Relating to specialty license plates issued to retired members of the United States armed forces.

SB 1422             West

SP: King, Ken

Relating to the use of digitized signatures for pleadings and orders in suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

SB 1437             Paxton

SP: Sanford

Relating to authorizing certain persons to file documents electronically for recording with a county clerk.

SB 1473             Deuell

SP: Flynn

Relating to the chief executive officer of the Hopkins County Hospital District and to the delegation of certain authority by the district's board of directors to the chief executive officer.

SB 1510             Hinojosa

SP: Hilderbran

Relating to the public notice required to be provided by certain taxing units before adopting an ad valorem tax rate.

SB 1531             Seliger / et al.

SP: Branch

Relating to providing information to entering undergraduate students at certain general academic teaching institutions to promote timely graduation.

SB 1536             Van de Putte / et al.

SP: Menéndez

Relating to the Texas military; imposing criminal penalties; authorizing fees.

SB 1542             Van de Putte

SP: Zerwas

Relating to clinical initiatives to improve the quality of care and cost-effectiveness of the Medicaid program.

SB 1548             Eltife

SP: Lavender

Relating to the definition of "qualified employee" in an enterprise zone.

SB 1759             Uresti

SP: Lewis

Relating to the procedures for the appointment of and the duties of attorneys ad litem in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

SB 1820             Hegar

SP: Bell

Relating to the creation of Waller County Improvement District No. 1; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.

SB 1821             Hegar

SP: Bell

Relating to the creation of Waller County Improvement District No. 2; providing authority to impose an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds.

SB 1823             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the administration, powers, and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 134.

SB 1828             Deuell

SP: Sheets

Relating to the creation of Mesquite Medical Center Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 1831             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the power and duties of the Fulshear Municipal Utility District No. 1 of Fort Bend County.

SB 1832             Uresti

SP: Hilderbran

Relating to the operation of the juvenile board of Edwards County.

SB 1835             Hegar

SP: Morrison

Relating to the Calhoun County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to impose a voter-approved tax.

SB 1836             Deuell

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the funding of the Texas Home Visiting Program; authorizing voluntary contributions.

SB 1838             Zaffirini

SP: Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to the creation of the Cotton Center Municipal Utility District No. 2 of Caldwell County; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 1841             Taylor

SP: Davis, John

Relating to the creation of the Harris County Water Control and Improvement District No. 161; granting the power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 1846             Taylor

SP: Thompson, Ed

Relating to the creation of the Brazoria County Municipal Utility District No. 49; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

SB 1847             Taylor

SP: Thompson, Ed

Relating to the creation of the Brazoria County Municipal Utility District No. 50; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

SB 1852             Paxton

SP: Laubenberg

Relating to the powers and duties of the Collin County Water Control and Improvement District No. 3; providing authority to issue bonds.

SB 1854             Hegar

SP: Miller, Rick

Relating to certain project powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 7; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.

SB 1855             Eltife

SP: Lavender

Relating to the Texarkana College District.

SB 1858             Huffman

SP: Stephenson

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 184; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

SB 1861             Taylor

SP: Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to the Angleton-Danbury Hospital District of Brazoria County, Texas.

SB 1864             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of Fulshear Parkway Improvement District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 1869             Campbell

SP: Miller, Doug

Relating to the creation of the Kendall County Municipal Utility District No. 1; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 1870             Hegar

SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of the West Fort Bend Water Authority; providing authority to issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 1878             Estes

SP: Fallon

Relating to the creation of Highway 380 Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 1884             Taylor

SP: Bonnen, Greg

Relating to the creation of the Westwood Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees or taxes.

SB 1893             Birdwell

SP: Orr

Relating to the creation of the Chisholm Trails Municipal Utility District No. 1; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 1914             Garcia / et al.

SP: Pickett

Relating to certain specialty license plates.