Friday, May 24, 2013




********** CONFERENCE COMMITTEE **********

Conference Committee Reports:

ELIGIBLE AT 1:40 PM MAY 25, 2013:

HB 1768             Canales

Relating to identification requirements for certain fire hydrants and flush valves.

ELIGIBLE AT 2:10 PM MAY 25, 2013:

HB 1534             Leach / Phillips / Craddick / Dutton / Laubenberg / et al.

Relating to the designation of a segment of U.S. Highway 75 in Collin County as the Prisoner of War Memorial Highway.


The Senate requests the appointment of a conference committee on:

SB 219              Huffman / et al.

SP: Bonnen, Dennis / Johnson / et al.

Relating to ethics of public servants, including the functions and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; the regulation of political contributions, political advertising, lobbying, and conduct of public servants; and the reporting of political contributions and expenditures and personal financial information; providing civil and criminal penalties.
(Senate Conferees: Huffman, Ch./Nelson/Nichols/Uresti/Van de Putte)

SB 401              Lucio / et al.

SP: Allen

Relating to a notification requirement if a school counselor is not assigned to a public school campus.
(Senate Conferees: Lucio, Ch./Patrick/Paxton/Van de Putte/West)

SB 484              Whitmire / et al.

SP: Turner, Sylvester

Relating to the creation of a prostitution prevention program; authorizing a fee.
(Senate Conferees: Whitmire, Ch./Carona/Deuell/Hegar/Rodríguez)

SB 1173             West

SP: White

Relating to procedures for the sentencing and placement on community supervision of defendants charged with the commission of a state jail felony.
(Senate Conferees: West, Ch./Carona/Huffman/Patrick/Whitmire)

SB 1681             Zaffirini

SP: Harper-Brown

Relating to oversight and management of state contracts.
(Senate Conferees: Zaffirini, Ch./Birdwell/Carona/Rodríguez/Schwertner)

SB 1915             Campbell

SP: Miller, Doug

Relating to the creation of the Comal County Water Improvement District No. 3; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.
(Senate Conferees: Campbell, Ch./Fraser/Hinojosa/Huffman/Van de Putte)