Notice of Intent for 4/16/2013

NOTICE OF INTENT



Tuesday

April 16, 2013




SJR 1 Williams

Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation and use of funds in the state treasury to provide financial assistance for certain projects related to economic development and water infrastructure and for the transfer to the funds of money from the economic stabilization fund.

Committee report printed and distributed 04:08 PM, 04/11/13


SJR 32 (CS)Paxton

Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a political subdivision other than a school district to establish a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that the political subdivision may impose on the residence homesteads of persons who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:15 AM, 04/09/13


SJR 55 (CS)Williams/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment appropriating money from the system benefit fund for the purpose of returning system benefit fund fees to retail electric customers.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:34 PM, 04/09/13


SB 8 (CS) (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to the provision and delivery of certain health and human services in this state, including the provision of those services through the Medicaid program and the prevention of fraud, waste, and abuse in that program and other programs.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:03 PM, 02/26/13


SB 34 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the administration of psychoactive medications to persons receiving services in certain facilities.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:13 PM, 04/11/13


SB 116 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the consideration of ownership interests of disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:18 PM, 02/25/13


SB 143 (CS) (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to programs designed to enhance medical education in this state.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:59 AM, 04/09/13


SB 190 (CS)Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the prescription and pharmaceutical substitution of biological products.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:04 PM, 02/26/13


SB 219 (CS)Huffman/ 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.

Committee report printed and distributed 07:36 PM, 04/08/13


SB 248 Davis/ et al.

Relating to unlawful employment practices regarding discrimination in payment of compensation.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:04 AM, 03/28/13


SB 301 Zaffirini/ Duncan/ et al.

Relating to the authority of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to issue to a foreign postsecondary institution a certificate of authority to grant professional degrees.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:31 PM, 04/11/13


SB 336 (CS) (LC)Rodríguez

Relating to the qualifications for appointment as a medical examiner.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:27 PM, 04/08/13


SB 346 (CS)Seliger/ et al.

Relating to reporting requirements of certain persons who do not meet the definition of political committee.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:47 PM, 04/08/13


SB 439 (LC)Birdwell

Relating to the Weatherford College District service area.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:35 PM, 04/11/13


SB 446 Eltife

Relating to allowable transfers to the Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Historical Commission of proceeds from the taxes on the sale, storage, or use of sporting goods.

Committee report printed and distributed 07:34 PM, 04/04/13


SB 459 (CS)Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to the sale, storage, transportation, and disposal of scrap, unsafe, or used tires; providing a civil penalty; creating an offense.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:24 PM, 04/08/13


SB 467 Hegar/ et al.

Relating to the regulatory analysis of rules proposed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:31 PM, 04/03/13


SB 481 Hinojosa

Relating to the recognition and validity of a license to carry a concealed handgun issued by another state.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:20 AM, 04/10/13


SB 485 Ellis

Relating to the sales tax exemption period for clothing and footwear.

Committee report printed and distributed 07:19 PM, 04/04/13


SB 489 (CS)Paxton

Relating to the authority of a taxing unit other than a school district to establish a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that the taxing unit may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:15 AM, 04/09/13


SB 537 Deuell/ Campbell/ Schwertner/ et al.

Relating to minimum standards for abortion facilities.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:14 AM, 03/26/13


SB 583 (CS)Carona

Relating to eligibility for support from the universal service fund.

Corrected Comm. report printed and distributed 09:47 AM, 04/10/13


SB 634 (LC)Davis

Relating to regulating faulty on-site sewage disposal systems in the unincorporated areas of a county as a public nuisance; providing a criminal penalty.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:41 PM, 04/11/13


SB 709 (CS)Lucio

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

Committee report printed and distributed 12:47 PM, 04/11/13


SB 734 (CS)Carona

Relating to the licensing of captive insurance companies; authorizing fees and authorizing and imposing taxes.

Committee report printed and distributed 03:41 PM, 04/08/13


SB 741 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to the period during which an employee may file a claim for unpaid wages with the Texas Workforce Commission.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:23 PM, 03/18/13


SB 768 (CS) (LC)Uresti

Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:42 PM, 04/08/13


SB 772 (LC)Uresti

Relating to the elimination of obsolete and redundant reporting requirements for the Department of Agriculture.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:21 AM, 04/11/13


SB 773 (LC)Uresti

Relating to the replatting of a subdivision without vacating the preceding plat in certain municipalities.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:38 PM, 04/11/13


SB 774 (LC)Uresti

Relating to requiring dental support for a child subject to a child support order.

Committee report printed and distributed 08:07 PM, 04/04/13


SB 778 (CS)Carona

Relating to trusts.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:28 PM, 04/08/13


SB 791 (CS)Seliger

Relating to the regulation of low-level radioactive waste disposal facilities and radioactive substances.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:56 PM, 04/08/13


SB 817 (CS) (LC)Hegar

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

Committee report printed and distributed 05:15 PM, 04/04/13


SB 822 (CS)Schwertner

Relating to the regulation of certain health care provider network contract arrangements; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee.

Committee report printed and distributed 03:55 PM, 04/09/13


SB 834 Estes

Relating to the confidentiality of certain grand juror information.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:20 AM, 04/10/13


SB 857 (CS)Seliger

Relating to the authority of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board regarding the initiation, consolidation, or elimination of a degree or certificate program offered by a public institution of higher education.

Committee report printed and distributed 07:38 PM, 04/04/13


SB 873 Hegar

Relating to the authority of a groundwater conservation district to require a permit for the drilling or operation of a water well used to supply water for the performance of a hydraulic fracturing treatment on an oil or gas well.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:19 PM, 04/10/13


SB 876 (CS) (LC)Patrick

Relating to the discharge of a surety's liability on a bail bond in a criminal case.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:29 PM, 04/11/13


SB 887 (LC)Uresti

Relating to certain correction instruments in the conveyance of real property.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:05 PM, 04/11/13


SB 895 (CS) (LC)Davis/ Ellis/ et al.

Relating to access to records of a nonprofit organization supporting the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas under the public information law.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:19 AM, 04/11/13


SB 898 (CS)Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to the mental health program for veterans.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:32 PM, 04/08/13


SB 900 (CS) (LC)Fraser

Relating to the amounts of the administrative, civil, and criminal penalties for violating certain statutes under the jurisdiction of, rules or orders adopted by, or licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Railroad Commission of Texas.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:36 PM, 04/11/13


SB 904 (LC)Van de Putte

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

Committee report printed and distributed 02:29 PM, 04/08/13


SB 922 (LC)Birdwell/ et al.

Relating to partnerships between the Texas State Technical College System and public junior colleges.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:02 PM, 04/11/13


SB 939 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to reporting child abuse and neglect and to training regarding recognizing and reporting child abuse and neglect at schools, institutions of higher education, and other entities.

Committee report printed and distributed 04:09 PM, 04/08/13


SB 976 (LC)West

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

Committee report printed and distributed 05:53 PM, 04/11/13


SB 992 (CS)Taylor

Relating to misrepresentations in connection with certain drug testing devices or equipment; providing penalties.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:26 PM, 04/08/13


SB 1173 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to procedures for the sentencing and placement on community supervision of defendants charged with the commission of a state jail felony.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:28 PM, 04/08/13


SB 1224 Taylor

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.

Committee report printed and distributed 07:40 PM, 04/04/13


SB 1247 (CS)Carona

Relating to credit services organizations and extensions of consumer credit facilitated by credit services organizations; providing a civil penalty.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:26 PM, 04/08/13


SB 1263 (CS)Taylor/ Patrick/ et al.

Relating to allowing parents to petition for repurposing, alternative management, or closure of certain public school campuses.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:20 AM, 04/02/13


SB 1265 (CS) (LC)Nichols

Relating to the election of board members for emergency services districts in certain counties.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:22 PM, 04/08/13


SB 1292 (CS) (LC)Ellis/ et al.

Relating to DNA testing of biological evidence in certain capital cases.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:34 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1340 (CS)Seliger

Relating to the temporary operation of a race track extension location.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:15 AM, 04/09/13


SB 1364 Schwertner

Relating to the computation of an electric utility's income taxes.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:31 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1365 (CS)Duncan/ Patrick

Relating to the provision of credit by examination for public school students.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:19 AM, 04/02/13


SB 1387 (CS)Carona

Relating to water well drillers and pump installers; changing fees.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:29 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1390 (LC)Davis/ et al.

Relating to an audit by the state auditor of the Texas Enterprise Fund.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:20 AM, 04/11/13


SB 1398 (CS) (LC)Estes/ et al.

Relating to rules governing the allocation of delegates to a political party's national presidential nominating convention.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:38 PM, 04/09/13


SB 1408 (CS)Patrick

Relating to public school performance ratings that reflect acceptable and unacceptable performance.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:16 AM, 04/09/13


SB 1409 (CS)Patrick/ Paxton

Relating to public information regarding facilities of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:38 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1496 Davis/ West

Relating to use of the money from the Texas Enterprise Fund and the Texas emerging technology fund to benefit certain historically underutilized businesses.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:20 AM, 04/11/13


SB 1541 (CS)Van de Putte

Relating to discipline of public school students by school bus drivers.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:19 AM, 04/11/13


SB 1546 Eltife

Relating to the management and use of the Texas preservation trust fund.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:02 PM, 04/09/13


SB 1584 (LC)Rodríguez

Relating to the validation of the dissolution of the Development Corporation of Presidio and the creation of the Presidio Municipal Development District.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:13 PM, 04/04/13


SB 1655 (CS)Williams/ et al.

Relating to authorizing the Public Utility Commission of Texas to direct the comptroller to return the unappropriated balance of the system benefit fund to retail electric customers.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:22 PM, 04/09/13


SB 1680 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to certain requirements applicable to contracts entered into by state agencies.

Committee report printed and distributed 08:01 PM, 04/04/13


SB 1681 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to oversight and management of state contracts.

Committee report printed and distributed 08:24 PM, 04/04/13


SB 1708 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to the acquisition of certain real property in El Paso County for the construction of facilities for the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas.

Committee report printed and distributed 12:45 PM, 04/10/13


SB 1729 (CS)Nichols

Relating to an agreement between the Department of Public Safety and a county for the provision of renewal and duplicate driver's license and other identification certificate services; authorizing a fee.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:24 PM, 04/08/13


SB 1730 (CS)Nichols

Relating to comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional mobility authority.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:24 PM, 04/08/13


SB 1814 (CS) (LC)Estes

Relating to a requirement that members of the Public Safety Commission hold a secret security clearance.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:20 AM, 04/11/13


SB 1815 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to voluntary donations to the Glenda Dawson Donate Life-Texas Registry.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:23 PM, 04/08/13


SB 1837 (LC)Hancock

Relating to the appointment of directors for the Viridian Municipal Management District.

Committee report printed and distributed 04:59 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1853 (LC)Fraser

Relating to the amendment of restrictions affecting real property in certain subdivisions.

Committee report printed and distributed 04:48 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1857 (CS)Estes

Relating to the certification of certain qualified handgun instructors to conduct school safety training.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:20 AM, 04/10/13


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