Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/23/2013

SENATE BILLS RETURNED FROM HOUSE WITH AMENDMENTS



Thursday

May 23, 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 44 Zaffirini/ West/ et al. SP: Burkett

Relating to maintaining and reporting certain information regarding certain child abuse or neglect cases and the provision of mental health services for children in those cases.


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 126 Nelson/ et al. SP: Davis, John

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


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 320 Williams SP: Toth

Relating to the powers and duties of the Montgomery County Water Control and Improvement District No. 3.


SB 321 Williams SP: Toth

Relating to the powers and duties of the Montgomery County Water Control and Improvement District No. 2.


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 392 West SP: Lewis

Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes.


SB 401 Lucio/ et al. SP: Allen

Relating to a notification requirement if a school counselor is not assigned to a public school campus.


SB 414 Ellis/ et al. SP: Davis, Sarah/ et al.

Relating to a study and report regarding authorizing certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs to address regional workforce needs.


SB 429 Nelson SP: Raymond

Relating to the dismissal or nonsuit of a suit to terminate the parent-child relationship filed by the Department of Family and Protective Services.


SB 454 Hegar SP: Stephenson

Relating to the authority of the Jackson County Navigation District to file an annual compilation or review report with the executive director of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality in lieu of filing an annual audit report.


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 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 656 Paxton SP: Button/ et al.

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


SB 692 Carona SP: Miller, Doug

Relating to the filing by electronic mail of financial disclosures by certain county officers, county employees, or candidates for county office.


SB 709 Lucio SP: Allen

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


SB 872 Deuell SP: Coleman

Relating to county expenditures for certain health care services.


SB 949 Nelson SP: Sheffield, J. D.

Relating to the definition of license holder in the Medical Practice Act.


SB 950 Carona SP: Thompson, Senfronia/ et al.

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


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 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 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 1058 Nelson SP: King, Susan

Relating to the regulation of the practice of nursing.


SB 1090 Carona SP: Geren/ et al.

Relating to the manufacture, distribution, sale, and provision of alcoholic beverages and the regulation of those activities.


SB 1116 Zaffirini SP: Kuempel

Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, functions, operations, and financing of the Crystal Clear Special Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.


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 1158 Van de Putte/ et al. SP: Menéndez

Relating to higher education for veterans and their families.


SB 1159 Van de Putte SP: Patrick, Diane

Relating to higher education for certain military personnel and their dependents.


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 1210 Zaffirini/ et al. SP: Branch

Relating to conditions on the receipt of tuition and fee exemptions and waivers at public institutions of higher education.


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 1289 Williams SP: Bohac

Relating to certain business entities engaged in the publication of mug shots and other information regarding the involvement of an individual in the criminal justice system; providing a civil penalty.


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

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


SB 1317 Whitmire SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to persons authorized to perform a marriage ceremony.


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 1373 Hinojosa SP: Miller, Rick

Relating to display of the Honor and Remember flag.


SB 1388 Carona SP: Bohac

Relating to identity recovery services; imposing a fee.


SB 1398 Estes/ et al. SP: Morrison

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


SB 1411 Deuell SP: Gooden

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


SB 1419 West SP: Lewis

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


SB 1430 Hinojosa SP: Herrero

Relating to the applicability of certain public works contracting requirements.


SB 1596 Zaffirini SP: Rodriguez, Eddie

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


SB 1599 Zaffirini SP: Lozano

Relating to county and municipal land development regulation.


SB 1601 Zaffirini SP: Raymond

Relating to the creation of the Central Laredo Municipal Management District; providing authority to impose a tax, levy an assessment, impose a fee, and issue bonds.


SB 1610 Schwertner SP: Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to the notification of individuals following a breach of security of computerized data.


SB 1620 Paxton SP: Lewis

Relating to certified communication access realtime translation providers.


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 1630 West SP: Lewis

Relating to the protection of defendants against vexatious litigants.


SB 1643 Williams/ et al. SP: Alvarado

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


SB 1681 Zaffirini SP: Harper-Brown

Relating to oversight and management of state contracts.


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

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


SB 1720 Patrick/ et al. SP: Clardy

Relating to the Math and Science Scholars Loan Repayment Program for teachers who agree to teach mathematics or science in certain school districts in this state.


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

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


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 1853 Fraser SP: Hilderbran

Relating to the amendment of restrictions affecting real property in certain subdivisions and the authority of the Llano County Municipal Utility District No. 1 to issue bonds.


SB 1871 Estes SP: Kuempel

Relating to the state cemetery.


SB 1877 Estes SP: Fallon

Relating to the creation of the Venable Ranch Municipal Utility District No. 1 of Denton County; 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.


SB 1908 West/ et al. SP: Lewis

Relating to a study conducted by the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System and the repeal of certain court fees and costs.


SB 1910 Hegar SP: Zerwas

Relating to the creation of the Fulshear Municipal Utility District No. 3; providing authority to impose taxes and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.


SB 1915 Campbell SP: Miller, Doug

Relating to the creation of the Comal County Water Improvement District No. 3; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 1916 West SP: Johnson

Relating to the authority of the Dallas County Hospital District or a nonprofit corporation formed by the district regarding certain technology or intellectual property owned by or licensed to the district or corporation.