Notice of Intent for 4/18/2013

NOTICE OF INTENT



Thursday

April 18, 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 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 16 (CS)Zaffirini/ Eltife/ Seliger

Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:39 PM, 04/16/13


SB 115 (CS)Williams/ et al.

Relating to a school choice program for certain students with disabilities.

Committee report printed and distributed 12:17 PM, 04/17/13


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 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 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/ et al.

Relating to electronic voter registration.

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


SB 316 (CS) (LC)Uresti

Relating to continuing education for pharmacists regarding drug abuse and opioid drugs and an interim study regarding opioid abuse.

Committee report printed and distributed 07:03 PM, 04/15/13


SB 433 (CS) (LC)Patrick/ et al.

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 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 766 (CS) (LC)Hegar

Relating to the regulation of volunteer fire departments, volunteer firefighters, and members of industrial emergency response teams.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:52 AM, 04/17/13


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 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 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 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 950 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to requiring certain alcoholic beverage permittees to be the primary American source of supply for certain alcoholic beverages.

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


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 984 (CS) (LC)Ellis

Relating to the meeting of a governmental body held by videoconference call.

Committee report printed and distributed 12:51 PM, 04/11/13


SB 991 (CS)West

Relating to the release of certain inmates on medically recommended intensive supervision.

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


SB 1031 (CS) (LC)Taylor

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

Committee report printed and distributed 05:21 PM, 04/15/13


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/ et al.

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 1158 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to higher education for veterans and their families.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:03 PM, 04/15/13


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 1280 (CS)Watson

Relating to attaining reserve capacity margins in power regions to meet expected peak demand.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:23 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 1341 (LC)Taylor

Relating to the authority of a county to advertise on leased vehicles.

Committee report printed and distributed 05:27 PM, 04/11/13


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 1403 (CS)Patrick/ Hancock/ Seliger

Relating to public school teachers.

Committee report printed and distributed 12:26 PM, 04/17/13


SB 1419 (CS)West

Relating to funding for juvenile case managers through certain court costs and to the establishment of the truancy prevention and diversion fund.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:56 AM, 04/16/13


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/ et al.

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 1630 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to the protection of defendants against vexatious litigants.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:49 AM, 04/17/13


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 1670 (CS)Nichols

Relating to the fees for oversize and overweight vehicle permits.

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


SB 1671 (CS)Nichols

Relating to the fines for and other enforcement of laws providing for the operation of oversize or overweight vehicles.

Committee report printed and distributed 12:03 PM, 04/16/13


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 1756 (CS)Uresti

Relating to the expedited processing of certain applications for permits under the Clean Air Act; authorizing a surcharge.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:23 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/ et al.

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 1795 (CS)Watson

Relating to the regulation of navigators for health benefit exchanges.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:50 AM, 04/17/13


SB 1845 (LC)Taylor

Relating to the creation of the Brazoria County Municipal Utility District No. 48; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

Committee report printed and distributed 03:40 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1846 (LC)Taylor

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.

Committee report printed and distributed 03:55 PM, 04/11/13


SB 1847 (LC)Taylor

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.

Committee report printed and distributed 04:44 PM, 04/11/13


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