Local and Uncontested Bills for 5/8/2013


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

HB 278 (LC)Craddick/ Davis, John SP: Seliger

Relating to the liability of a municipality for certain space flight activities.

HB 419 (LC)Farias SP: Watson

Relating to designating the first Friday in November as Texas Arbor Day.

HB 487 (LC)Bell/ Clardy/ Otto/ Guerra/ Flynn/ et al. SP: Nichols

Relating to liability of certain persons assisting in man-made or natural disasters.

HB 584 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the posting of a notice of foreclosure sale on a county's Internet website.

HB 994 (LC)Bonnen, Dennis SP: Hegar

Relating to the applicability of state law regulating the decommissioning costs of certain newly constructed commercial nuclear-powered electric generating facilities.

HB 1187 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Duncan

Relating to the power of stewards or judges to impose penalties under the Texas Racing Act; providing penalties.

HB 1305 (LC)Sheets SP: Carona

Relating to the criminal penalty for acting as an agent after suspension or revocation of the agent's license.

HB 1325 (LC)Miller, Doug/ Lewis/ Clardy SP: Duncan

Relating to the dismissal of certain actions arising from exposure to asbestos and silica.

HB 1550 (LC)Bell SP: Van de Putte

Relating to unemployment compensation chargebacks regarding certain persons who are involuntarily separated from employment.

HB 1553 (LC)Rodriguez, Justin SP: Uresti

Relating to the replatting of a subdivision without vacating the preceding plat in certain municipalities.

HB 1642 (CS) (LC)Bonnen, Dennis SP: Whitmire

Relating to the Port of Houston Authority.

HB 1968 (LC)Deshotel SP: Williams

Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Juvenile Justice Department to Jefferson County.

HB 2095 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Carona

Relating to the regulation of barbering and cosmetology; authorizing fees.

HB 2548 (LC)Burkett SP: Carona

Relating to the enforcement of a provision regarding the imposition of a surcharge for the use of a credit card.

HCR 23 (LC)Simpson/ Hughes/ Clardy/ Paddie/ Lavender/ et al. SP: Eltife

Designating Gregg County the Balloon Race Capital of Texas and commemorating the 36th anniversary of the Great Texas Balloon Race.

HCR 36 (LC)Smith SP: Ellis

Designating February 16 as Texas Homemade Pie Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2013.

SB 443 (LC)Birdwell

Relating to leave for reserve law enforcement officers for required training.

SB 899 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to determination of the amount of certain child support obligations.

SB 1040 (CS) (LC)Taylor

Relating to automated dial announcing devices.

SB 1172 (LC)West

Relating to the eligibility of certain criminal defendants for an order of nondisclosure; authorizing a fee.

SB 1183 (CS) (LC)Huffman

Relating to testing of a juvenile for a sexually transmitted disease or human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) on the filing of a petition alleging delinquent conduct that includes certain sexual offenses.

SB 1186 (CS) (LC)Huffman

Relating to the use by a medical examiner of certain medical waste and autopsy records.

SB 1351 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to demand-side electric energy resources in the competitive electric market.

SB 1416 (LC)Deuell

Relating to the determination of whether a use of force against another is justified.

SB 1440 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to adjudication and disposition of juvenile conduct.

SB 1551 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to the provision of affordable housing and other services in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.

SB 1567 (CS) (LC)Davis

Relating to coverage of certain persons under an automobile insurance policy.

SB 1863 (CS) (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to use of district funds by the Nueces County Hospital District.

SB 1867 (CS) (LC)Campbell

Relating to the creation of the Cascades Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 1879 (LC)Eltife

Relating to the powers of the TexAmericas Center.

SB 1891 (LC)Watson

Relating to the imposition of an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Travis County courts.

SB 1893 (CS) (LC)Birdwell

Relating to the creation of the Chisholm Trails 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 1914 (LC)Garcia/ Eltife

Relating to certain specialty license plates.