Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/22/2013



May 22, 2013

SJR 1 Williams SP: Pitts/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas and the State Water Implementation Revenue Fund for Texas to assist in the financing of priority projects in the state water plan.

SB 21 Williams/ et al. SP: Creighton/ et al.

Relating to drug screening or testing as a condition for the receipt of unemployment compensation benefits by certain individuals.

SB 59 Nelson/ et al. SP: Callegari

Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.

SB 66 Nelson SP: Laubenberg

Relating to the child fatality review team committee.

SB 107 West SP: Johnson

Relating to the disclosure by a court of criminal history record information that is the subject of an order of nondisclosure.

SB 124 Rodríguez SP: Márquez/ et al.

Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with certain governmental records based on certain reporting for school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

SB 126 Nelson/ et al. SP: Davis, John

Relating to the creation of a mental health and substance abuse public reporting system.

SB 146 Williams SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing.

SB 148 Williams/ Nichols SP: Toth

Relating to certain legal advice or legal services rendered to certain public servants.

SB 149 Nelson/ et al. SP: Keffer/ et al.

Relating to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

SB 163 Van de Putte SP: Turner, Chris/ et al.

Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed in action.

SB 219 Huffman/ et al. SP: Bonnen, Dennis/ 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.

SB 227 Williams SP: Zerwas

Relating to the dispensing of aesthetic pharmaceuticals by physicians and therapeutic optometrists; imposing fees.

SB 268 Seliger SP: Smithee

Relating to the application of the professional prosecutors law to the district attorney for the 287th Judicial District and the county attorney of Oldham County.

SB 345 Whitmire SP: Parker

Relating to the abolition of the state boot camp program.

SB 347 Seliger SP: Lewis

Relating to funding for the operations of the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission.

SB 393 West/ et al. SP: Lewis/ et al.

Relating to the criminal procedures related to children who commit certain Class C misdemeanors.

SB 421 Zaffirini/ et al. SP: Naishtat

Relating to the Texas System of Care and the development of local mental health systems of care for certain children.

SB 460 Deuell/ et al. SP: Coleman

Relating to inclusion of instruction in the detection and education of students with mental or emotional disorders in the requirements for educator training programs.

SB 484 Whitmire/ et al. SP: Turner, Sylvester

Relating to the creation of a prostitution prevention program; authorizing a fee.

SB 492 Lucio SP: Sheffield, J. D.

Relating to the licensing and regulation of prescribed pediatric extended care centers; providing penalties; imposing fees.

SB 511 Whitmire SP: Workman

Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles.

SB 534 West SP: Dukes

Relating to requiring permanency planning meetings for certain children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

SB 549 Williams/ et al. SP: Carter/ et al.

Relating to penalties for engaging in organized criminal activity.

SB 644 Huffman SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of prescription drug benefits.

SB 646 Deuell SP: Naishtat/ et al.

Relating to court-ordered outpatient mental health services.

SB 652 Van de Putte SP: Guillen

Relating to the transfer of alcoholic beverages for manufacturing purposes between certain permit and license holders.

SB 656 Paxton SP: Button/ et al.

Relating to providing transparency in the budget adoption process of municipalities and counties.

SB 745 Nelson SP: Otto

Relating to sexual assault prevention and crisis services and to the administration of the Crime Victims' Compensation Act.

SB 778 Carona SP: Clardy

Relating to trusts.

SB 831 Taylor SP: Coleman/ et al.

Relating to a list of mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programs that may be selected for implementation by public schools.

SB 839 Hancock SP: Morrison

Relating to the provision of insurance coverage for certain portable electronic devices.

SB 841 Hancock SP: Smithee

Relating to certain authorized investments under the Insurance Code.

SB 894 Whitmire/ Birdwell/ Campbell/ Carona/ Deuell/ et al. SP: Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to real property within the Capitol complex.

SB 918 Estes SP: Keffer

Relating to the sale by the Brazos River Authority and regulation of certain real property in the immediate vicinity of Possum Kingdom Lake.

SB 993 Deuell/ et al. SP: King, Susan

Relating to the creation of the Texas Nonprofit Council to assist with faith-based and community-based initiatives.

SB 997 Deuell SP: Hughes

Relating to the sales and use tax consequences of economic development agreements made by certain municipalities.

SB 1003 Carona/ et al. SP: Guillen

Relating to a review of and report regarding the use of adult and juvenile administrative segregation in facilities in this state.

SB 1031 Taylor SP: Callegari

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

SB 1052 Carona SP: Frullo/ et al.

Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services.

SB 1086 Campbell/ et al. SP: Isaac

Relating to the regulation of certain water and sewage utilities to ensure public safety in and around certain municipalities.

SB 1150 Hinojosa/ et al. SP: Guerra/ et al.

Relating to a provider protection plan that ensures efficiency and reduces administrative burdens on providers participating in a Medicaid managed care model or arrangement.

SB 1169 Hegar SP: Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to water conservation.

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.

SB 1192 Davis SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.

SB 1214 Schwertner SP: Darby

Relating to certain economic development programs administered by the Department of Agriculture.

SB 1216 Eltife SP: Davis, Sarah

Relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of medical care or health care services.

SB 1226 Zaffirini SP: Perez

Relating to the establishment of an employment-first policy and task force to promote competitive employment opportunities that provide a living wage for individuals with disabilities.

SB 1234 Whitmire SP: Price

Relating to the prevention of truancy and the offense of failure to attend school.

SB 1265 Nichols SP: Ritter

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

SB 1292 Ellis/ et al. SP: Turner, Sylvester/ et al.

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

SB 1356 Van de Putte SP: McClendon/ et al.

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

SB 1365 Duncan/ Patrick SP: Villarreal/ et al.

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

SB 1368 Davis SP: Alvarado/ et al.

Relating to contracts by certain state governmental entities that involve the exchange or creation of public information.

SB 1376 Eltife SP: Paddie

Relating to specialty license plates issued to retired members of the United States armed forces.

SB 1379 Hancock SP: Sheets

Relating to the standard valuation for life insurance, accident and health insurance, and annuities.

SB 1388 Carona SP: Bohac

Relating to identity recovery services; imposing a fee.

SB 1390 Davis/ et al. SP: Davis, John/ et al.

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

SB 1411 Deuell SP: Gooden

Relating to regulation of traffic in a conservation and reclamation district by a commissioners court.

SB 1430 Hinojosa SP: Herrero

Relating to the applicability of certain public works contracting requirements.

SB 1536 Van de Putte/ et al. SP: Menéndez

Relating to the Texas military; imposing criminal penalties; authorizing fees.

SB 1596 Zaffirini SP: Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to the annexation by a municipality of territory of an emergency services district.

SB 1623 Hinojosa SP: Guerra

Relating to the creation and operations of health care funding districts in certain counties located on the Texas-Mexico border.

SB 1643 Williams/ et al. SP: Alvarado

Relating to the monitoring of prescriptions for certain controlled substances; providing penalties.

SB 1702 Taylor/ et al. SP: Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to residential property insured by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

SB 1727 Deuell/ et al. SP: Isaac/ et al.

Relating to the use of the Texas emissions reduction plan fund.

SB 1729 Nichols/ et al. SP: King, Ken/ et al.

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.

SB 1747 Uresti/ et al. SP: Keffer/ et al.

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

SB 1773 Huffman/ et al. SP: Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to the creation of a select interim committee to review and make recommendations for substantive changes to ethics laws.

SB 1795 Watson/ et al. SP: Guillen

Relating to the regulation of navigators for health benefit exchanges.

SB 1871 Estes SP: Kuempel

Relating to the state cemetery.

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.

SB 1914 Garcia/ Eltife SP: Pickett

Relating to certain specialty license plates.