Notice of Intent for 4/17/2013

NOTICE OF INTENT



Wednesday

April 17, 2013




HB 1600 (CS)Cook/ Bonnen, Dennis/ Price/ et al. SP: Nichols

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Public Utility Commission of Texas, to the transfer of certain functions from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to the Public Utility Commission of Texas, to the rates for water service, and to the functions of the Office of Public Utility Counsel; authorizing a fee.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:26 PM, 04/15/13


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 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 10 Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:46 PM, 04/15/13


SB 17 (CS)Patrick/ Estes/ et al.

Relating to the training in school safety of certain educators of a school district or an open-enrollment charter school authorized to carry a concealed handgun on school premises.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:47 PM, 04/10/13


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 199 (CS)Watson

Relating to the annual evaluation of water use by owners or operators of electric generating facilities.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:16 PM, 04/15/13


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 303 (CS)Deuell/ et al.

Relating to advance directives and health care and treatment decisions.

Committee report printed and distributed 07:57 PM, 04/15/13


SB 315 (CS)Uresti

Relating to electronic voter registration.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:15 AM, 04/16/13


SB 329 Huffman/ et al.

Relating to a prohibition on the use of a tanning facility by a minor.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:31 PM, 03/18/13


SB 433 (CS) (LC)Patrick

Relating to the regulation of game rooms in certain counties; providing penalties; authorizing a fee.

Committee report printed and distributed 04:26 PM, 04/15/13


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 496 (CS)Seliger/ Eltife/ et al.

Relating to the authority of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to review and approve capital projects and purchases of real property at public institutions of higher education in this state.

Committee report printed and distributed 04:29 PM, 04/15/13


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 542 (CS) (LC)Watson/ et al.

Relating to alternative dispute resolution methods regarding educational services for students with disabilities, including individualized education program facilitation.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:17 PM, 04/15/13


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 690 (CS)Ellis

Relating to the creation of Harris County Improvement District No. 23; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:39 PM, 04/15/13


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 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 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 837 (LC)Ellis

Relating to the authority of a municipality to require owners of real property to keep the property free of certain conditions.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:57 PM, 04/11/13


SB 843 (CS) (LC)Paxton

Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:22 PM, 04/15/13


SB 861 (CS)Davis

Relating to requiring certain notices to be posted on the premises of certain alcoholic beverage retailers.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:20 PM, 04/15/13


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 881 (CS)Ellis

Relating to access to certain archaic information.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:19 AM, 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 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 955 (CS)Schwertner/ Deuell/ Nelson/ Uresti/ Whitmire/ et al.

Relating to the training of employees and contractors of local mental health authorities and certain educators in mental health first aid, the funding of mental health first aid training, and the liability of certain persons providing assistance to persons experiencing a mental health crisis.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:05 PM, 04/16/13


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 1034 (CS)Carona

Relating to the unauthorized use of an alcoholic beverage permit or license; providing a criminal penalty.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:22 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1084 (CS)Hinojosa

Relating to the enterprise zone program.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:20 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1099 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the use of certain designations by a physical therapist.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:03 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1106 (CS) (LC)Schwertner

Relating to the use of maximum allowable cost lists under a Medicaid managed care pharmacy benefit plan.

Committee report printed and distributed 09:00 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1162 Watson/ Nichols

Relating to requirements for the purchase or acquisition of a water or sewer system.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:17 PM, 04/10/13


SB 1163 (LC)Watson/ Nichols

Relating to requirements for consolidating water and sewer utilities.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:12 PM, 04/10/13


SB 1199 Van de Putte

Relating to development of a pilot program of the Texas Veterans Commission to designate municipalities as Veteran and Military Friendly Cities.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:41 PM, 04/15/13


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 1256 (CS)Patrick/ et al.

Relating to the requirements for a sale to be considered a comparable sale for ad valorem tax purposes.

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


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 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 1298 (CS)Hegar/ Patrick

Relating to the provision of electronic courses in public schools, the state virtual school network, and school district digital capabilities.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:17 PM, 04/15/13


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

(On Third Reading)


SB 1356 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to requiring trauma-informed care training for certain staff of county and state juvenile facilities.

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


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 1387 (CS)Carona

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

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

(On Third Reading)


SB 1425 (CS) (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the provision of fire prevention or fire-fighting services by certain emergency services districts.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:26 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1474 (LC)Duncan

Relating to the adoption of major curriculum initiatives by a school district.

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


SB 1476 West/ et al.

Relating to the creation of the veteran entrepreneur program by the Texas Veterans Commission.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:30 PM, 04/15/13


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 1532 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the power of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to authorize certain injection wells that transect or terminate in the Edwards Aquifer.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:34 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1639 (CS)Carona/ et al.

Relating to the application of foreign laws and foreign forum selection in certain family law proceedings.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:19 PM, 04/15/13


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 1703 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the use of hotel occupancy tax revenue in certain municipalities and counties.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:20 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1705 Campbell

Relating to the administration of certain examinations required to obtain a driver's license.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:43 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1747 (CS)Uresti/ et al.

Relating to funding and donations for county transportation projects, including projects of county energy transportation reinvestment zones.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:18 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1759 (CS) (LC)Uresti

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

Committee report printed and distributed 08:28 PM, 04/15/13


SB 1792 (CS)Watson

Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls for the use of toll projects; authorizing a fee; creating an offense.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:16 PM, 04/15/13


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 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


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