Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/13/2013



May 13, 2013

SB 176 Carona SP: Flynn

Relating to contracts for certain professional services and the distribution of certain consultants' reports.

SB 377 Lucio/ et al. SP: González, Mary/ et al.

Relating to the determination of certain exemptions from the administration of state assessment instruments to public school students and to the consideration of the performance of certain students on state assessment instruments.

SB 385 Carona SP: Keffer

Relating to authorizing assessments for water and energy improvements in regions designated by municipalities and counties; imposing a fee.

SB 660 West SP: Anchia

Relating to assessment collection in certain public improvement districts.

SB 715 Lucio/ et al. SP: Farney

Relating to counselors employed by school districts, including the use of consistent terminology in the Education Code to refer to school counselors and a license requirement for licensed professional counselors employed by school districts.

SB 914 Lucio SP: Ratliff

Relating to a behavior improvement plan or a behavioral intervention plan adopted for certain students with an individualized education program.

SB 971 Williams/ et al. SP: Deshotel

Relating to the purposes, designation, and funding of a transportation reinvestment zone for port projects; providing authority to issue bonds; authorizing an assessment.

SB 1142 Duncan/ Watson/ et al. SP: Davis, John/ et al.

Relating to an adult high school diploma and industry certification charter school pilot program for adults 19 to 50 years of age.

SB 1240 Duncan/ et al. SP: Keffer

Relating to the partition of mineral interests of a charitable trust.

SB 1251 Carona SP: Villarreal

Relating to authorized charges and terms for certain consumer loans.

SB 1461 Carona SP: Harper-Brown

Relating to addition of certain municipalities to the territory of a regional transportation authority.

SB 1487 Watson SP: Fletcher

Relating to the abandonment of a county road.

SB 1541 Van de Putte SP: Allen

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

SB 1792 Watson/ et al. SP: Phillips

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

SB 1868 Campbell SP: Isaac

Relating to the creation of the Needmore Ranch 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 1907 Hegar/ et al. SP: Kleinschmidt/ et al.

Relating to the transportation and storage of firearms and ammunition in private vehicles on the campuses of institutions of higher education.