Local and Uncontested Bills for 5/2/2013

LOCAL AND UNCONTESTED BILLS



The following bills have been certified for placement on the Local & Uncontested Calendar to be held Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 8:00 AM.




HB 407 (LC)King, Phil/ Cook/ Keffer SP: Birdwell

Relating to the Weatherford College District service area.


HB 477 (LC)Harper-Brown SP: Taylor

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


HB 893 (CS) (LC)Geren SP: Hancock

Relating to consumption of alcoholic beverages in certain public entertainment facilities.


HB 2304 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Watson

Relating to the certification of sheriffs and deputy sheriffs to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties.


HB 2377 (LC)Geren SP: Eltife

Relating to the use of legislatively produced audio or visual materials; providing penalties.


HB 2472 (LC)Cook SP: Birdwell

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Information Resources and certain procurement functions of the comptroller of public accounts.


SB 44 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini/ West/ et al.

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 392 (CS) (LC)West

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


SB 460 (CS) (LC)Deuell/ et al.

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 495 (CS) (LC)Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the creation of a task force to study maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity.


SB 691 (CS) (LC)Eltife

Relating to the intercollegiate athletics fee at Texas A&M University--Texarkana; authorizing a fee.


SB 947 (CS) (LC)Nelson

Relating to adverse possession of real property as a defense to certain offenses against property.


SB 1010 (CS) (LC)Taylor

Relating to access to certain facilities by search and rescue dogs and their handlers; providing a criminal penalty.


SB 1145 (CS) (LC)Hegar

Relating to the intercollegiate athletics fee at Prairie View A&M University; authorizing an increase in the fee.


SB 1207 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to parking and the movement of vehicles in the Capitol complex.


SB 1243 (CS) (LC)Hegar

Relating to the issuance of interest-bearing time warrants and certain notes by school districts.


SB 1308 (LC)Davis

Relating to auditing and monitoring of performance under contracts for state-adopted assessment instruments administered to public school students.


SB 1384 (LC)Hancock

Relating to the authority of an independent school district to invest in local water projects.


SB 1479 (CS) (LC)Watson/ Schwertner

Relating to the provision of emergency services in the Williamson-Travis Counties Water Control and Improvement District No. 1F.


SB 1480 (CS) (LC)Watson/ Schwertner

Relating to the provision of emergency services in the Williamson-Travis Counties Water Control and Improvement District No. 1G.


SB 1481 (LC)Watson/ Schwertner

Relating to the provision of emergency services in the Bella Vista Municipal Utility District.


SB 1525 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to including disability awareness training in risk management programs required for members and advisors of student organizations at postsecondary educational institutions.


SB 1535 (LC)West

Relating to increased oversight by the Department of State Health Services of hospitals that commit certain violations.


SB 1557 (CS) (LC)Lucio/ Seliger/ Van de Putte

Relating to business and nonprofit organization participation in supporting early college high schools.


SB 1576 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to a study and report of issues affecting persons with disabilities at state agencies and postsecondary educational institutions.


SB 1590 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to requirements for personal financial literacy training offered by public school districts and public universities.


SB 1604 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to asset management and acquisition by institutions of higher education.


SB 1638 (LC)Deuell

Relating to information included in the report of the Texas Economic Development Bank regarding the enterprise zone program.


SB 1664 (CS) (LC)Nichols

Relating to commercial driver's licenses and commercial learner's permits and the operation of commercial motor vehicles; creating an offense.


SB 1772 (CS) (LC)Huffman

Relating to the offenses of the violation of civil rights of and improper sexual activity with individuals in custody; imposing a criminal penalty.


SB 1799 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to the period of time allowed for issuance of decisions by the commissioner of education in certain appeals against school districts.


SB 1827 (LC)Deuell

Relating to an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Rockwall County courts.


SB 1856 (CS) (LC)Eltife

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


SB 1858 (LC)Huffman

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 184; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.


SB 1859 (LC)Huffman

Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 529; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 1861 (LC)Taylor

Relating to the Angleton-Danbury Hospital District of Brazoria County, Texas.


SB 1862 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the creation of the Crosswinds Municipal Utility District; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 1869 (LC)Campbell

Relating to the creation of the Kendall County 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 1872 (LC)Zaffirini/ Watson

Relating to the creation of Onion Creek Metro Park District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 1884 (CS) (LC)Taylor

Relating to the creation of the Westwood Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees or taxes.


SB 1889 (LC)Eltife

Relating to the transport of a mental health patient who is not a resident of this state.


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