Regular Order of Business for 5/15/2013

REGULAR ORDER OF BUSINESS



Wednesday

May 15, 2013





HOUSE BILLS

(Calendar Order)




HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



HJR 147 Guerra/ Muñoz, Jr./ Longoria/ Canales/ Martinez, "Mando" SP: Hinojosa

Proposing a constitutional amendment repealing the constitutional provision authorizing the creation of a hospital district in Hidalgo County.


HOUSE BILLS

(Second Reading)



HB 2304 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Watson/ et al.

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


HB 1818 (CS) (LC)Kuempel SP: Deuell

Relating to the disposition of confiscated game, animal parts, and animal products.


HB 1445 (CS) (LC)Thompson, Senfronia/ Davis, Sarah/ Davis, John/ Turner, Sylvester/ Naishtat/ et al. SP: Duncan

Relating to the distribution of certain civil penalties and civil restitution received by the attorney general.


HB 630 (CS) (LC)Larson SP: Huffman

Relating to the filling of vacancies on a political party's county executive committee.


HB 403 (LC)Davis, Sarah SP: Ellis

Relating to liability of certain certified municipal inspectors for services rendered during an emergency or disaster.


HB 480 (LC)Alvarado/ et al. SP: Ellis

Relating to the use of sick leave by state employees who are attending educational activities of their children.


HB 1871 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Uresti

Relating to the allocation of the expenses of a joint election to certain school districts.


HB 2263 (LC)Miller, Rick SP: Huffman

Relating to requesting a replacement voter registration certificate by telephone or electronically.


HB 2475 (LC)Miller, Rick SP: Huffman

Relating to the oath taken by a person who assists a voter.


HB 2252 (LC)Ashby SP: Nichols

Relating to eligibility of charitable organizations to participate in a state employee charitable campaign.


HB 2710 (LC)Gonzales, Larry SP: Schwertner

Relating to the employment of an attorney by the Texas Funeral Service Commission.


HB 1624 (LC)Cortez SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the assumed name of a series limited liability company.


HB 1972 (LC)Kleinschmidt SP: Hancock

Relating to the provision of 9-1-1 services; providing criminal penalties.


HB 2459 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia/ Flynn/ Anderson/ Laubenberg/ Alonzo SP: Carona

Relating to the limitation on the amount that may be charged for certain debt cancellation agreements.


HB 1762 (CS) (LC)Price SP: Deuell

Relating to workers' compensation and other remedies available to an injured temporary employee.


HB 3559 (CS) (LC)Pickett SP: Eltife/ et al.

Relating to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Monument.


HB 1264 (LC)Huberty SP: Deuell

Relating to information regarding the number of public school students with dyslexia.


HB 1952 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Van de Putte

Relating to professional development training for certain public school personnel regarding student disciplinary procedures.


HB 2016 (LC)Keffer SP: Duncan

Relating to the receipt or consideration of a petition requesting detachment and annexation by the board of trustees of a school district after adoption of consolidation resolutions.


HB 2058 (LC)Allen SP: Ellis

Relating to the administration of a high school equivalency examination.


HB 2137 (LC)Fletcher SP: Paxton

Relating to eligibility of certain persons for enrollment in school district summer school courses.


HB 1711 (CS) (LC)Fletcher SP: Duncan

Relating to barratry.


HB 944 (CS) (LC)Riddle SP: Carona

Relating to an exemption from license requirements for a limited number of sales of manufactured housing.


HB 1917 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie/ Geren SP: Carona

Relating to alcoholic beverage advertising on the outside of certain vehicles.


HB 2462 (CS) (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Carona

Relating to automobile club memberships offered in connection with certain motor vehicle retail installment contracts.


HB 86 (CS) (LC)Callegari/ Cook/ Laubenberg/ Vo/ et al. SP: Lucio

Relating to the criteria for review by the Sunset Advisory Commission of an agency that licenses an occupation.


HB 115 (LC)Larson SP: Uresti

Relating to identification numbers on vessels.


HB 622 (LC)Eiland SP: Hegar

Relating to the report by the General Land Office to the legislature on the effectiveness of the coastal management program.


HB 2571 (LC)Keffer SP: Fraser

Relating to the inspection of certain information regarding the production, transportation, sale, and marketing of oil and gas from state land; imposing an administrative penalty.


HB 2105 (LC)Lucio III SP: Lucio

Relating to municipally owned utility systems; authorizing the imposition of fees by a utility board of trustees.


HB 878 (LC)Crownover/ Keffer SP: Estes

Relating to the filing with the state of electric logs by operators of oil-related or gas-related wells; providing a penalty.


HB 1718 (LC)Guillen SP: Estes

Relating to the eligibility of certain terminally ill individuals to purchase a resident hunting license.


HB 3163 (LC)Smith SP: Taylor

Relating to the San Jacinto Historical Advisory Board.


HB 3900 (LC)Geren SP: Hancock

Relating to the board of directors of the Tarrant Regional Water District.


HB 2256 (LC)Howard/ Naishtat SP: Watson/ et al.

Relating to the view of the State Capitol.


HB 2034 (LC)Vo/ Rodriguez, Eddie SP: Ellis

Relating to unemployment compensation eligibility and chargebacks regarding certain persons who leave work to attend training.


HB 809 (LC)Davis, John/ Alvarado/ Guillen SP: Deuell

Relating to the dissemination of information regarding employment opportunities in this state to secondary school students.


HB 768 (LC)Howard SP: Watson

Relating to the application of the public and private facilities and infrastructure contracting requirements to technology facilities.


HB 3337 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Uresti

Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a county hotel occupancy tax.


HB 939 (LC)Davis, John SP: Hancock

Relating to the transfer of certain amounts from the employment and training investment holding fund and the training stabilization fund.


HB 762 (LC)Guillen SP: Carona

Relating to restrictions on disaster remediation contracts following a locally declared disaster.


HB 250 (LC)Miller, Doug SP: Estes

Relating to the designation of a segment of Interstate Highway 35 as the Trooper Randy Vetter Memorial Highway.


HB 341 (LC)Pitts SP: Nichols

Relating to the exclusion of certain mineral interests from the property interests that may be condemned by a regional tollway authority.


HB 442 (LC)Muñoz, Jr./ Guillen/ Canales/ Guerra SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the recognition of a portion of U.S. Highway 83 as a memorial to Trooper Eduardo Chavez.


HB 511 (LC)Murphy SP: Carona

Relating to the registration of token trailers.


HB 567 (LC)Smith SP: Nichols

Relating to the definition of an authorized emergency vehicle.


HB 625 (LC)Harper-Brown SP: Carona

Relating to the penalty for the operation of a vehicle without a license plate.


HB 1347 (LC)González, Mary/ Gonzalez, Naomi SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the use of El Paso Mission Valley specialty license plate fees for the preservation and rehabilitation of the Socorro, San Elizario, and Ysleta Missions.


HB 2536 (LC)Geren/ Capriglione SP: Nelson

Relating to the composition of certain regional transportation authority subregional boards.


HB 3031 (LC)Fletcher SP: Ellis

Relating to fare enforcement officers for metropolitan rapid transit authorities.


HB 120 (LC)Larson/ Guillen/ et al. SP: Campbell

Relating to the issuance of military specialty license plates; providing an exemption from a fee.


HB 695 (LC)Phillips/ Branch SP: Nichols

Relating to funding state highway markers.


HB 938 (LC)Hughes SP: Eltife

Relating to the designation of a segment of Farm-to-Market Road 2348 in Titus County as the Army Staff Sergeant Chauncy Mays Memorial Highway.


HB 144 (LC)Raymond SP: Nelson

Relating to a mental examination of a child subject to the juvenile justice system.


HB 220 (LC)Price/ Herrero/ Geren/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Moody/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to consecutive sentences for certain offenses involving injury to a child, an elderly individual, or a disabled individual and arising out of the same criminal episode.


HB 333 (LC)Guillen/ Springer SP: Hinojosa

Relating to requiring notice of a hotel's firearms policy and other guest policies; providing a criminal penalty.


HB 434 (LC)Riddle SP: Whitmire

Relating to the persons authorized to take a blood specimen from a vehicle operator to test for alcohol concentration or other intoxicating substances.


HB 570 (LC)Alonzo SP: Rodríguez

Relating to issuance of a magistrate's order for emergency protection.


HB 634 (LC)Farias/ Lucio III SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the verification of an inmate's veteran status by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.


HB 729 (LC)Price SP: Deuell

Relating to access to criminal history record information by certain hospitals and other facilities.


HB 797 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia/ Miles SP: Garcia

Relating to certain written information the Windham School District must provide to a person before the person enrolls in a district vocational training program.


HB 799 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia/ Miles SP: Whitmire

Relating to vocational training programs provided by the Windham School District.


HB 1205 (LC)Parker/ Raymond/ Zerwas/ Fallon/ Naishtat/ et al. SP: Carona

Relating to the offense of failure to report abuse or neglect of a child.


HB 2637 (LC)Frullo SP: Whitmire

Relating to the fraudulent use of identifying information by certain sex offenders; providing criminal penalties.


HB 243 (CS) (LC)Menéndez SP: Uresti

Relating to the authority of a community center that provides mental health or mental retardation services to sell certain real property of the center.


HB 736 (LC)Farias SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the composition of the housing and health services coordination council.


HB 748 (LC)Raymond SP: Nelson

Relating to a waiver allowing the Department of Family and Protective Services to use certain federal funds to test innovation strategies in child welfare programs.


HB 808 (LC)Zerwas SP: Deuell

Relating to the authority of a psychologist to delegate the provision of certain care to a person under the psychologist's supervision, including a person training to become a psychologist.


HB 1204 (LC)Parker SP: Nelson

Relating to designating October 1 as Influenza Awareness Day.


HB 1395 (LC)King, Susan SP: Nelson

Relating to the exemption of registered dental laboratories from certain distributing and manufacturing licensing requirements.


HB 1491 (LC)Branch/ Collier/ Patrick, Diane/ Lozano/ et al. SP: Schwertner

Relating to the temporary licensing of a dentist who performs voluntary charity care.


HB 1648 (LC)Raymond SP: Nelson

Relating to the confidentiality of certain information held by the Department of Family and Protective Services.


HB 1760 (LC)Darby SP: Nelson

Relating to the provision of services to certain individuals with developmental disabilities by a state supported living center.


HB 798 (CS) (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Garcia

Relating to certain actions taken by certain licensing authorities regarding a license holder or applicant who has been convicted of a Class C misdemeanor.


HB 1294 (CS) (LC)Price SP: Seliger

Relating to the dismissal of a charge for the offense of failing to secure a child in a child passenger safety seat system.


HB 1334 (LC)Márquez SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the composition of the El Paso County juvenile board.


HB 1043 (LC)Lewis/ Farrar/ Otto/ Paddie SP: Duncan

Relating to the offense of the unauthorized duplication of certain recordings.


HB 845 (LC)Lucio III SP: West

Relating to possession of or access to a child.


HB 410 (LC)King, Phil/ Goldman/ Geren/ Crownover SP: Estes

Relating to the administration and operation of the appellate judicial system for the Second Court of Appeals District; changing an appellate judicial system court costs fee in certain counties.


HB 389 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the enforcement of spousal maintenance agreements and property distribution agreements incident to divorce or annulment.


HB 1160 (CS) (LC)Geren SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to the transfer of a certificate of convenience and necessity in certain municipalities.


HB 252 (CS) (LC)Larson/ Burnam SP: Hegar/ et al.

Relating to water shortage reporting by water utilities and providers of wholesale water service.


HB 1000 (CS)Oliveira/ Branch/ Canales/ Guerra/ Longoria/ et al. SP: Hinojosa/ et al.

Relating to the creation of a new university in South Texas within The University of Texas System.


HB 2051 (LC)Villalba/ Davis, John/ Branch/ Vo/ Workman/ et al. SP: Carona

Relating to the authority of public institutions of higher education to make certain investments to support technology commercialization.


HB 2103 (LC)Villarreal/ Branch SP: Seliger

Relating to education research centers and the sharing of educational data between state agencies; redesignating certain fees as charges.


HB 2892 (LC)Raney SP: Hegar

Relating to the authority of the board of regents of The Texas A&M University System to dispose of real property and mineral interests under its jurisdiction.


HB 248 (CS) (LC)Walle SP: Ellis/ et al.

Relating to the regulation of automotive wrecking and salvage yards in certain counties.


HB 338 (CS) (LC)Guillen SP: Nichols

Relating to the court in which a hearing regarding the towing of a motor vehicle may be held.


HB 347 (CS) (LC)Pitts/ Cook/ et al. SP: Nichols

Relating to prohibiting using a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle on school property.


HB 1534 (CS) (LC)Leach/ Phillips/ Craddick/ Dutton/ Laubenberg/ et al. SP: Paxton

Relating to the designation of a segment of U.S. Highway 75 in Collin County as the Prisoner of War Memorial Highway.


HB 15 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst/ Coleman/ Zerwas/ Geren/ Cortez/ et al. SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to level of care designations for hospitals that provide neonatal and maternal services.


HB 2683 (CS) (LC)Price SP: Nelson

Relating to employment in certain consumer-directed services and by certain facilities and to the nurse aide registry and the employee misconduct registry.


HB 788 (CS) (LC)Smith/ Reynolds SP: Hinojosa

Relating to permitting of greenhouse gas emissions by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; limiting the amount of a fee.


HB 150 (LC)Larson/ Miller, Rick/ Sheets/ Farias/ Anderson/ et al. SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the display of flags at half-staff at the Capitol building to honor service members killed in action.


HB 402 (LC)Davis, Sarah SP: Birdwell

Relating to a medal for certain members of the state military forces who served during the Cold War; authorizing a fee.


HB 1514 (LC)Howard SP: Campbell/ et al.

Relating to privileged parking for veterans of World War II.


HB 1589 (LC)Cortez/ et al. SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the awarding of the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor.


HB 2254 (LC)Geren/ Guillen/ Clardy SP: Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to apprenticeship requirements for occupational licenses issued to applicants with military experience.


HB 3064 (LC)Menéndez/ Moody SP: Campbell/ et al.

Relating to the disposition of unclaimed cremated remains of certain veterans.


HB 2392 (CS) (LC)Menéndez/ Moody/ et al. SP: Van de Putte/ et al.

Relating to the mental health program for veterans.


HB 1188 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia/ Perry/ Miles SP: Whitmire

Relating to limiting the liability of persons who employ persons with criminal convictions.


HB 1265 (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to providing information to state employees about insurance available to those employees under a group coverage plan.


HB 2465 (LC)Farias SP: Ellis

Relating to the secretary of state providing information to voters regarding their voting status through an Internet website.


HB 455 (LC)Dukes/ Collier SP: Davis

Relating to excused absences from public school for certain students.


HB 773 (LC)Farney/ Branch/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Smithee/ et al. SP: Schwertner

Relating to a requirement that students at an open-enrollment charter school recite the pledges of allegiance to the United States flag and the state flag.


HB 915 (CS)Kolkhorst/ Gonzalez, Naomi/ Burkett/ Naishtat/ Dukes/ et al. SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to the administration and monitoring of health care provided to foster children.


HB 1227 (CS) (LC)Dukes SP: Williams/ et al.

Relating to the use of an Internet application to allow access by court-appointed volunteer advocates to child protective services case information.


HB 35 (LC)Menéndez SP: Deuell

Relating to the authority of a property owners' association to regulate the use of certain lots for residential purposes.


HB 64 (LC)Craddick SP: Seliger

Relating to the liability of and the validation of certain acts of the Midland County Fresh Water Supply District No. 1.


HB 241 (LC)Otto/ et al. SP: Hegar

Relating to the notice provided by the chief appraiser of an appraisal district of the availability of agreement forms authorizing certain electronic communications.


HB 242 (LC)Otto SP: Hegar

Relating to the requirement that certain ad valorem tax-related notices be delivered to a property owner by certified mail.


HB 429 (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the definition of rural area for purposes of certain housing assistance administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.


HB 436 (LC)Pitts SP: Birdwell

Relating to the authority to issue bonds of the Rockett Special Utility District.


HB 518 (LC)Pitts SP: Birdwell

Relating to the creation of the Windsor Hills Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments and fees.


HB 654 (LC)Cortez/ Alvarado/ Naishtat SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the ability of a tenant representative to serve as a commissioner of a local housing authority.


HB 712 (LC)Murphy SP: Patrick

Relating to the responsibility for keeping fire-fighting equipment furnished to a volunteer fire department by a county in good working order.


HB 802 (LC)Rose SP: Carona

Relating to the definition of an authorized emergency vehicle.


HB 964 (LC)Murphy SP: 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, or taxes.


HB 995 (LC)Muñoz, Jr. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the powers and duties of the Hidalgo County Water Control and Improvement District No. 19; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.


HB 1237 (LC)Keffer SP: Duncan

Relating to the Eastland Memorial Hospital District.


HB 1247 (LC)Clardy SP: Nichols

Relating to the authority of the board of directors of the Nacogdoches County Hospital District to employ physicians.


HB 1259 (LC)Keffer SP: Duncan

Relating to the dissolution of the Cisco Hospital District; authorizing the imposition of a tax.


HB 1385 (LC)Bell SP: Williams

Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 139; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


HB 1427 (LC)Sheffield, Ralph SP: Fraser

Relating to the donation of surplus real property by certain municipalities.


HB 1492 (LC)Bell SP: Williams

Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 140; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


HB 1506 (LC)Bell SP: Williams

Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 106; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


HB 1920 (LC)Sheffield, J. D. SP: Duncan

Relating to the election and authority of the board of directors of the McCulloch County Hospital District.


HB 1969 (LC)Craddick SP: Duncan

Relating to the McCamey County Hospital District; authorizing the issuance of bonds; authorizing the imposition of a tax.


HB 2213 (LC)Guillen SP: Lucio

Relating to the creation of the Willacy County Drainage District No. 3; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


HB 3561 (LC)Murphy SP: Patrick

Relating to the proceedings of certain municipal courts held in the corporate limits of a contiguous incorporated municipality.


HB 3889 (LC)Darby SP: Duncan

Relating to the dissolution of the Lipan Creek Flood Control District.


HB 3925 (LC)Smith SP: Garcia

Relating to the dissolution of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 213; the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 213-A; the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 213-B; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


HB 3935 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Garcia

Relating to the territory of the East Aldine Management District.


HB 139 (CS) (LC)Raymond SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the exercise of urban renewal powers by certain counties.


HB 326 (CS) (LC)Dutton SP: Huffman

Relating to eligibility to serve on the appraisal review board of an appraisal district.


HB 1554 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez, Justin SP: Campbell

Relating to the authority of municipalities to file a lien for the costs of abatement of a floodplain ordinance violation; providing a civil penalty.


HB 3361 (CS) (LC)Dutton SP: Birdwell

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs; authorizing and otherwise affecting the application of certain fees.


HB 1296 (CS) (LC)Alvarado/ Davis, John/ Muñoz, Jr. SP: Taylor

Relating to information regarding postsecondary education and career opportunities and workforce needs in this state.


HB 722 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Uresti

Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a county hotel occupancy tax.


HB 1580 (LC)Reynolds SP: Ellis

Relating to excluding certain short-term employment from unemployment compensation chargebacks and grounds for benefit disqualification.


HB 1791 (LC)Davis, John/ Lucio III/ Oliveira/ Anderson/ et al. SP: Deuell

Relating to the facilitation and operation of space flight activities in this state.


HB 1982 (LC)Murphy SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the enterprise zone program.


HB 616 (CS) (LC)Darby SP: Seliger

Relating to restoring the jurisdiction of the constitutional county court in Glasscock County.


HB 2302 (CS) (LC)Hunter/ Thompson, Senfronia SP: West

Relating to signing electronic or digital court documents, to the electronic filing system established by the Texas Supreme Court, to the statewide electronic filing system fund, to certain court fees and court costs, and to recovery of electronic filing fees by taxing units; imposing and authorizing certain fees.


HB 33 (LC)Menéndez SP: Uresti

Relating to alternative methods of dispute resolution in certain disputes between the Department of Aging and Disability Services and an assisted living facility licensed by the department.


HB 588 (LC)Craddick SP: Uresti

Relating to the regulation of the practice of physical therapy; authorizing fees.


HB 646 (LC)Patrick, Diane/ Cortez/ King, Susan SP: Uresti

Relating to the requirements for members appointed to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists.


HB 908 (LC)Nevárez SP: Uresti

Relating to the assessment of an elderly or disabled person's psychological status for purposes of an emergency order authorizing protective services.


HB 1018 (LC)Patrick, Diane/ Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Nelson

Relating to the establishment of community partnerships and the development of policy recommendations for increasing physical activity and improving fitness among public school students.


HB 1605 (CS) (LC)Davis, Sarah/ Collier SP: Huffman

Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in Harris County to provide maternity care management to certain women enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program.


HB 1690 (LC)Fletcher SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to measures to prevent or control the entry into or spread in this state of certain communicable diseases; providing a penalty.


HB 2111 (LC)Strama SP: Nelson

Relating to the transitional living services program for certain youth in foster care.


HB 2276 (LC)Crownover/ Ashby/ Fallon/ King, Susan/ et al. SP: Taylor

Relating to notice of residential services available for persons with intellectual disabilities.


HB 2627 (LC)Zedler SP: Eltife

Relating to the issuance of remedial plans to resolve complaints filed with the Texas Optometry Board; authorizing a fee.


HB 2673 (LC)Price SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to the protection and care of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


HB 3253 (CS) (LC)Zerwas SP: Nelson

Relating to the notation of death on a birth certificate and the release of birth certificate information for certain purposes.


HB 1607 (LC)Farney SP: Nichols

Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to alter speed limits on county roads.


HB 2356 (LC)White SP: Nichols

Relating to the designation of a portion of Recreational Road 255 in Jasper County as Sam Rayburn Parkway.


HB 3676 (LC)Phillips SP: Paxton

Relating to the application of restrictions on drivers under 18 years of age.


HB 1458 (LC)Gooden SP: Deuell

Relating to the designation of U.S. Highway 175 in Kaufman County as the Veterans Memorial Highway.


HB 148 Burkett/ et al. SP: Paxton

Relating to aid provided to certain voters; providing criminal penalties.


HB 985 (LC)Elkins SP: Huffman

Relating to the deadlines by which provisional ballots must be processed and the state canvass must be conducted for certain elections.


HB 1358 (LC)Hunter/ Cook/ Eiland/ Kleinschmidt/ Muñoz, Jr./ et al. SP: Van de Putte

Relating to procedures for certain audits of pharmacists and pharmacies.


HB 2155 (LC)Callegari SP: Duncan

Relating to eligibility of certain dependents for coverage under the state employee group benefits program.


HB 2512 (LC)Miller, Rick/ Fallon/ Capriglione/ Klick/ Krause/ et al. SP: Duncan

Relating to the disclosure of certain information to the secretary of state for use in voter registration or the administration of elections.


HB 2935 Hunter SP: Ellis

Relating to the interlocutory appeal of a denial of a motion to dismiss in an action involving the exercise of certain constitutional rights.


HB 3102 (LC)Morrison/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ Simmons SP: Duncan

Relating to political parties' governance and conventions.


HB 1297 (CS) (LC)Alvarado/ Davis, John/ Muñoz, Jr. SP: Estes

Relating to the review of certain skills development fund workforce training programs.


HB 396 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Huffman

Relating to providing a federal postcard applicant with a ballot for certain elections in which the applicant is eligible to vote.


HB 2020 (CS)Crownover/ Alvarado/ Lucio III/ Harless/ Callegari SP: Deuell

Relating to the adoption of wellness policies and programs by state agencies.


HB 3390 (CS)Hilderbran/ Murphy/ Eiland/ Davis, John/ Oliveira SP: Deuell

Relating to the Texas Economic Development Act.


HB 474 (CS) (LC)Muñoz, Jr./ Guerra SP: Hinojosa

Relating to an optional procedure for the issuance of a permit by a certain regional mobility authority for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles carrying cargo; authorizing a fee.


HB 719 (CS)Morrison SP: Hegar

Relating to the operation of a golf cart or utility vehicle on a public highway in certain counties; authorizing a fee.


HB 1097 (CS) (LC)Sheets SP: Paxton

Relating to the amount of a fine for certain traffic offenses committed in a construction or maintenance work zone.


HB 2741 (CS) (LC)Phillips SP: Nichols

Relating to the regulation of motor vehicles by counties and the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles; authorizing a fee; creating an offense.


HB 2874 (CS) (LC)Harper-Brown SP: Paxton

Relating to the designation by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles of the registration year for certain vehicles sold by a dealer.


HB 339 (LC)Laubenberg SP: Paxton

Relating to the authority to propose the creation of a fire control, prevention, and emergency medical services district.


HB 1593 (LC)Huberty SP: Whitmire

Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 505; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.


HB 1777 (LC)Moody/ Márquez/ Anchia SP: Rodríguez

Relating to a study regarding the effects on international trade of wait times at points of entry between the United States and the United Mexican States.


HB 1801 (LC)Huberty SP: Whitmire

Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 423; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.


HB 1895 (LC)King, Phil SP: Estes

Relating to the dissolution of the Parker County Utility District No. 1.


HB 2094 (LC)Muñoz, Jr. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the regulation of roadside vendors and solicitors in certain counties.


HB 3097 (LC)Lewis SP: Seliger

Relating to the election of directors of the board of the Ector County Hospital District.


HB 3800 (LC)Coleman SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the recording and indexing of property owners' association management certificates in the county real property records.


HB 1442 (LC)Fletcher SP: Patrick

Relating to the authority of a county to deposit fees collected by a county bail bond board in a separate county fund.


HB 1594 (LC)Huberty SP: Whitmire

Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 504; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.


HB 1800 (LC)Huberty SP: Whitmire

Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 422; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.


HB 1970 (LC)Pickett SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the authority of certain municipalities and counties to regulate subdivisions in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of a municipality by agreement.


HB 2509 (LC)Anchia/ Davis, Yvonne/ Alonzo/ Rose/ Villalba SP: Carona

Relating to the business leave time account for a police officer employee organization in certain municipalities.


HB 3795 (LC)Coleman/ Reynolds SP: Hegar

Relating to the creation of a county assistance district.


HB 3896 (LC)Springer SP: Estes

Relating to the Jack County Hospital District; authorizing the imposition of a tax.


HB 3201 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst SP: Nelson

Relating to the practice of dentistry; imposing surcharges and fees.


HB 1545 (CS) (LC)Allen/ Riddle SP: Ellis

Relating to a study regarding the use of certain public transportation services by persons with disabilities.


HB 749 (LC)Raymond/ et al. SP: Lucio

Relating to a plan to increase outcomes in the summer food service program.


HB 3211 (LC)Cortez SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the Hispanic Heritage Center of Texas.


HB 2873 (LC)Harper-Brown SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the development of a model contract management process for use with low-risk state procurements.


HB 432 (LC)Riddle/ Miller, Rick/ Turner, Sylvester/ et al. SP: Van de Putte

Relating to charitable contributions by state employees to assist domestic victims of human trafficking.


HB 2772 (CS)Rodriguez, Justin SP: Duncan

Relating to an interim study regarding the method by which certain judicial officers are selected.


HB 1759 (CS)Hunter/ Herrero/ Martinez Fischer/ Cook SP: Ellis

Relating to a correction, clarification, or retraction of incorrect information published.


HB 1888 (CS) (LC)Anchia/ Alvarado SP: Hinojosa

Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded to at-risk developments.


HB 3355 (LC)Cook SP: Carona

Relating to cable operators' attachments on distribution poles owned or controlled by electric cooperatives.


HB 3307 (LC)Geren SP: Watson

Relating to the manufacture of malt beverages, including under alternating brewery proprietorship and contract brewing arrangements.


HB 3106 (LC)Morrison SP: Carona

Relating to compensatory payments made in connection with the issuance of certain title insurance policies.


HB 2134 (LC)Villarreal SP: Carona

Relating to the regulation of money services businesses.


HB 1979 (LC)Villarreal SP: Carona

Relating to interest on commercial loans.


HB 1953 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Carona

Relating to the payment for liquor by a retailer.


HB 1772 (LC)Turner, Chris/ Anchia/ Turner, Sylvester/ et al. SP: Davis

Relating to the disconnection of electric or gas utility service.


HB 1664 (LC)Villarreal SP: Carona

Relating to the regulation of banks, trust companies, and bank holding companies.


HB 1503 (LC)Kuempel SP: Eltife

Relating to the appointment of building contractors to certain trade advisory boards of the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.


HB 1405 (LC)Smithee SP: Carona

Relating to the collection of surplus lines insurance premium taxes for insurance placed with a managing underwriter.


HB 1183 (LC)Guillen SP: Lucio

Relating to prohibited conduct by insurance adjusters, public insurance adjusters, and roofing contractors.


HB 1086 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie/ Bohac SP: Eltife

Relating to interruption of electric service by a residential landlord.


HB 1047 (LC)Sheets SP: Estes

Relating to the regulation of certain surety companies.


HB 674 (CS) (LC)Ratliff SP: Carona

Relating to providing notice of certain proposed municipal zoning changes to a school district.


HB 2840 (CS)Giddings SP: West

Relating to the urban land bank demonstration program in certain municipalities.


HB 2688 (CS) (LC)Perry SP: Seliger

Relating to Seminole Hospital District of Gaines County, Texas.


HB 3103 (CS) (LC)Morrison/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ Klick/ Wu/ Miller, Rick SP: Duncan

Relating to the administration of primary elections, the nomination of candidates by convention, and voting by certain military and overseas voters.


HB 308 (LC)Bohac/ Raymond/ Orr/ Eiland/ Villarreal/ et al. SP: Nichols/ et al.

Relating to a school district's recognition of and education regarding traditional winter celebrations.


HB 2549 (LC)Patrick, Diane SP: Paxton

Relating to the periodic review and revision of college and career readiness standards in public education.


HB 2662 (LC)Farney/ Branch/ Patrick, Diane/ Raney/ Johnson/ et al. SP: Patrick

Relating to a personal financial literacy credit for high school programs.


HB 1122 (LC)Johnson/ Anchia/ Sheets SP: West

Relating to a pilot program for a three-year high school diploma plan and cost-neutral expansion of full-day prekindergarten programs.


HB 2610 (LC)Pitts SP: Hegar

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


HB 485 (LC)Davis, Sarah/ Guillen/ Sheffield, Ralph/ et al. SP: Whitmire

Relating to the amount of the fees paid by certain peace officers, correctional officers, members of the state military forces, and veterans of the armed forces for a license to carry a concealed handgun and to the issuance of such a license to certain peace officers and members of the state military forces; authorizing a fee.


HB 698 (LC)Springer/ Hughes/ Flynn/ et al. SP: Estes

Relating to certain procedures for submitting legible and classifiable fingerprints with an application for a license to carry a concealed handgun.


HB 3412 (LC)Flynn SP: Estes

Relating to the qualifications for certain positions with the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas.


HB 1807 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to fever tick eradication; creating a penalty.


HB 1819 (LC)Kacal SP: Seliger

Relating to liability for injuring a trespassing sheep or goat.


HB 1931 (LC)Guillen/ Flynn/ Lozano/ et al. SP: Estes

Relating to compensation of property owners whose property is damaged as a result of a pursuit involving a law enforcement agency.


HB 2312 (LC)Kacal/ Cook/ King, Ken SP: Hegar

Relating to the membership of and the beef marketing, education, research, and promotion programs of the Texas Beef Council.


HB 2649 (LC)Herrero SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the punishment for violating certain rules or permit terms under a permit to trap, transport, and transplant certain animals.


HB 3178 (LC)Phillips SP: Estes

Relating to the Texas Statewide Mutual Aid System.


HB 3567 (CS) (LC)Kleinschmidt SP: Estes

Relating to the composition of the structural pest control advisory committee.


HB 3279 (CS) (LC)Morrison SP: Hegar

Relating to the uprooting of seagrass plants; creating an offense.


HB 912 Gooden/ Riddle/ Burnam/ Fallon/ Stickland/ et al. SP: Estes

Relating to images captured by unmanned vehicles and unmanned aircraft; providing penalties.


HB 1076 Toth/ Klick/ Springer/ Phillips/ Bonnen, Dennis/ et al. SP: Paxton

Relating to certain firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas; providing an exemption from federal regulation and providing penalties.


HB 1081 (LC)González, Mary/ Nevárez SP: Rodríguez

Relating to a study regarding the prohibition of dairy farming in certain areas of the state.


HB 1241 (LC)Guillen/ Lozano SP: Deuell

Relating to the adoption of rules by the Parks and Wildlife Commission to protect the public water of this state from the spread of aquatic invasive species.


HB 1314 (CS)Creighton/ Price/ Fletcher/ Branch/ et al. SP: Patrick

Relating to the unlawful seizure of a firearm by a governmental officer or employee; providing penalties.


HB 1494 (CS) (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to certain regulatory programs administered by the Department of Agriculture; providing penalties; imposing fees.


HB 346 (CS) (LC)Deshotel SP: Carona

Relating to the accessing and use of electronically readable personal identification information obtained from driver's licenses or personal identification certificates.


HB 2911 (CS)Kuempel SP: Taylor

Relating to the regulation of real estate inspectors; changing fees.


HB 2049 (CS)Huberty/ Menéndez SP: Williams

Relating to a qualifying cogeneration facility's ability to sell electric energy to multiple purchasers.


HB 3068 (CS)Menéndez SP: Carona

Relating to debit card or stored value card surcharges.


HB 2952 (LC)Rodriguez, Justin/ Collier SP: Watson

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


HB 1256 (LC)Stephenson/ Capriglione/ Bell/ et al. SP: Hegar

Relating to the donation of office space owned by a legislator or a legislator's business for use as the legislator's district office.


HB 699 (CS) (LC)Davis, John SP: Taylor

Relating to the location of certain public sales of real property.


HB 1093 (CS) (LC)Fletcher SP: Deuell

Relating to the composition of the Texas Private Security Board.


HB 367 Martinez, "Mando" SP: Davis

Relating to the disclosure by a member of the legislature or the lieutenant governor of certain information concerning a resident of this state to a governmental body.


HB 483 (LC)Aycock SP: Fraser

Relating to a public hearing held on the issue of making a payment in excess of the compensation contracted for by a political subdivision.


HB 2267 (LC)Larson SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in ad valorem tax appraisal records.


HB 972 Fletcher/ Flynn/ Lavender/ Burkett/ Bell/ et al. SP: Birdwell

Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the premises of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.


HB 642 (A) (LC)Patrick, Diane SP: Lucio

Relating to continuing education requirements for certain educators.


HB 343 (CS)Márquez/ Gonzalez, Naomi/ Moody/ Fallon/ Pickett SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the filing of financial disclosure statements by trustees of certain independent school districts; providing criminal and civil penalties.


HB 842 (CS) (LC)Bell/ Turner, Sylvester/ Davis, John/ Reynolds/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ et al. SP: Deuell

Relating to the provision of certain opportunities to career and technical students by public school districts under the college credit program.


HB 897 (CS) (LC)Zerwas/ Geren/ Isaac/ et al. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in secondary education curriculum.


HB 2318 (CS) (LC)Aycock SP: Seliger

Relating to public school educator preparation and alternative certification programs.


HB 2694 (CS) (LC)Villarreal/ Ratliff SP: Duncan

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


HB 928 (CS)Krause/ Sanford/ Fletcher/ Lavender/ Sheets/ et al. SP: Estes

Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.


HB 3137 (LC)Lucio III SP: Lucio

Relating to limiting the amount of a fee or assessment imposed by the Rio Grande Regional Water Authority.


HB 693 (LC)Phillips SP: Deuell

Relating to the authority of a water and sewer utility to collect voluntary contributions on behalf of a local library.


HB 3233 (LC)Ritter/ Johnson/ Taylor, Van SP: Fraser

Relating to interbasin transfers of state water.


HB 3604 (LC)Burnam/ Lucio III SP: Hegar

Relating to the implementation of a water conservation plan and drought contingency plan, as applicable, by certain entities.


HB 3309 (LC)Crownover SP: Estes

Relating to the composition and use of money in the oil and gas regulation and cleanup fund.


HB 3212 (LC)Phillips SP: Estes

Relating to the Red River Boundary Compact and the creation of the Red River Boundary Commission.


HB 2704 (LC)Callegari SP: Hegar

Relating to bids for construction contracts for certain conservation and reclamation districts.


HB 2446 (LC)Crownover/ Keffer/ King, Phil/ Morrison/ Lewis/ et al. SP: Estes

Relating to the definitions of advanced clean energy projects and clean energy projects and to franchise tax credits for certain of those projects.


HB 3933 (LC)González, Mary SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the transfer of territory, assets, liabilities, and duties of the former Cuadrilla Improvement Corporation to the Lower Valley Water District.


HB 1563 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Hegar

Relating to fees of office for directors of groundwater conservation districts.


HB 1330 (LC)Goldman SP: Birdwell

Relating to the election of members of the board of directors of the Benbrook Water Authority.


HB 2290 Lozano/ et al. SP: Estes

Relating to the use for administrative costs of a portion of money received by certain entities to implement a supplemental environmental project.


HB 3332 (LC)Keffer SP: Fraser

Relating to junior college district territory annexation and program approval in certain counties.


HB 2760 (LC)Branch/ Anderson/ King, Susan/ Keffer/ Longoria/ et al. SP: Birdwell

Relating to partnerships between the Texas State Technical College System and public junior colleges.


HB 3659 (LC)Reynolds SP: Ellis

Relating to the Houston Community College System District service area.


HB 1753 (LC)Patrick, Diane SP: Hancock

Relating to authorizing the board of regents of The University of Texas System to acquire certain property in the city of Arlington.


HB 424 Burkett/ Sheets/ Fletcher SP: Deuell

Relating to the sex offender status of a person who becomes a resident of certain group home facilities.


HB 2725 (CS) (LC)Thompson, Senfronia/ Frullo/ Raymond/ Davis, Sarah SP: Van de Putte

Relating to the confidentiality of certain records maintained by a victims of trafficking shelter center and the creation of minimum standards for certain facilities that provide services to victims of trafficking.


HB 376 (LC)Strama/ Price/ Zerwas/ Gonzalez, Naomi/ Wu/ et al. SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the regulation of child-care providers by the Texas Workforce Commission and local workforce development boards.


HB 746 (LC)Ashby SP: Schwertner

Relating to the registration of volunteer health practitioners and the services of volunteer health practitioners during disasters.


HB 807 (LC)Zerwas SP: Schwertner

Relating to the practice of psychology; authorizing a fee.


HB 970 (LC)Rodriguez, Eddie/ Kolkhorst/ Stickland/ Muñoz, Jr./ Farrar/ et al. SP: Deuell/ et al.

Relating to regulation of cottage food products and cottage food production operations.


HB 1191 (LC)Burkett/ et al. SP: Zaffirini

Relating to certain information about housing for persons with mental illness provided through the Texas Information and Referral Network Internet site.


HB 1376 (LC)Kolkhorst SP: Nelson

Relating to advertising by certain facilities that provide emergency services; providing an administrative penalty.


HB 1392 (LC)King, Susan/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ et al. SP: Nelson

Relating to information provided by the Department of State Health Services on food regulation.


HB 1394 (LC)King, Susan SP: Duncan

Relating to the sunset review of certain powers and duties performed by the Department of State Health Services.


HB 1396 (LC)King, Susan/ Miller, Doug SP: Nelson

Relating to a study on alcohol and controlled substance statistics prepared by the Department of Family and Protective Services and the Department of State Health Services.


HB 1971 (LC)Davis, John/ et al. SP: Deuell

Relating to a pilot program conducted by the Department of Aging and Disability Services to authorize certain accreditation surveys of assisted living facilities.


HB 2619 (LC)Naishtat SP: West/ et al.

Relating to the educational needs of children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.


HB 3196 (LC)Price SP: Nelson

Relating to licensing and certification requirements for certain health facilities and to the allocation of Medicaid beds in certain of those facilities; increasing fees.


HB 3285 (LC)Davis, Yvonne SP: Nelson

Relating to the reporting of health care associated infections.


HB 3401 (LC)Raymond/ et al. SP: Nelson

Relating to nutrition and wellness education for certain recipients of certain state benefits.


HB 3729 (LC)Coleman SP: Van de Putte

Relating to licensing requirements for newly constructed assisted living facilities.


HB 3787 (LC)Perry SP: Nelson

Relating to the determination of an applicant's eligibility for any program administered by the Health and Human Services Commission.


HB 1318 Turner, Sylvester/ et al. SP: Whitmire

Relating to the appointment of counsel to represent certain youths and indigent defendants.


HB 1020 (LC)Reynolds SP: Huffman

Relating to the certification of alcohol awareness programs required for minors convicted of or receiving deferred disposition for certain alcohol offenses.


HB 2679 (LC)Guillen SP: Rodríguez

Relating to permitting an alternative plea for a defendant detained in jail pending trial for a Class C misdemeanor.


HB 3241 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia/ Taylor, Van/ Davis, Yvonne/ Gooden/ Laubenberg/ et al. SP: Whitmire

Relating to the civil prosecution of racketeering related to trafficking of persons; providing penalties.


HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



HCR 55 (LC)Lucio III/ Guerra/ Oliveira/ Longoria/ Guillen/ et al. SP: Hinojosa/ et al.

Urging the U.S. Department of State to take appropriate action to ensure that Mexico complies with the 1944 Treaty regarding shared water resources and that it make required water deliveries to the United States a priority.


HCR 56 (LC)Hunter/ Herrero/ Lozano/ Lucio III SP: Hinojosa

Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house of representatives to provide for a joint interim legislative study regarding the development and potential economic impact of a cruise industry on the Texas coast between Calhoun and Cameron Counties.


HCR 104 (LC)Button SP: Seliger

Encouraging school districts to adopt policies that promote the use of technology and technological devices in classrooms.


HCR 89 (LC)Hunter/ Price SP: Estes

Requesting the creation of a joint interim committee to study recruiting firearms and ammunition manufacturers to Texas.


HCR 51 (LC)King, Ken/ Price/ Smithee/ Perry/ Frullo SP: Seliger

Designating March 5 as Charles Goodnight Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2013.


HCR 102 (LC)Miller, Doug SP: Fraser

Designating peach cobbler as the official cobbler of Texas.


HCR 40 (LC)Johnson/ et al. SP: West

Designating the first Saturday in May as Texas Academic College Scholarship Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2014.


HCR 68 (LC)Farney/ Carter SP: Patrick

Designating the first full week of May as Texas Teacher Appreciation Week for a 10-year period beginning in 2013.


HCR 84 (LC)Springer SP: Duncan

Designating Floydada as the Pumpkin Capital of Texas.


HCR 87 (LC)Springer SP: Duncan

Designating the pumpkin as the official State Squash of Texas.


HCR 96 (LC)Button/ Sheets SP: Carona

Designating Garland as the Cowboy Hat Capital of Texas.


HCR 1 (CS) (LC)Branch/ Frullo/ Hilderbran SP: Carona

Directing the Texas Facilities Commission to rename the State Insurance Building Annex in the Capitol Complex the John G. Tower State Office Building.


SENATE BILLS

(Calendar Order)



SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



SJR 21 Eltife

Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items.


SJR 22 Huffman

Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide that the governor, and the lieutenant governor when acting as governor, retain executive authority unless unavailable as provided by law.


SJR 10 (CS)Patrick/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment concerning the limitation on the rate of growth of appropriations of revenue.


SJR 61 (CS)Schwertner/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the reduction of amounts paid by Texans to provide health care to the uninsured if Medicaid eligibility is expanded in accordance with the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; requiring hospital district and county tax rate reductions.


SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



SCR 27 (LC)Rodríguez

Urging Congress to reauthorize Section 5056 of the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 and to appropriate sufficient funds for the Rio Grande Environmental Management Program.


SENATE BILLS

(Third Reading)



SB 614 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to an electric utility surcharge to assist owners of certain historic structures with electric bill payments and to promote energy conservation and efficiency.


SB 461 (CS) (LC)Rodríguez

Relating to development regulations for certain unincorporated areas located near the Tornillo-Guadalupe Port of Entry; providing a penalty.


SB 1478 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to the satisfaction of annual renewable energy requirements by certain utilities.


SB 1554 (CS)Lucio

Relating to the establishment of a matching grant program for community development in certain municipalities and counties.


SENATE BILLS

(Second Reading)



SB 234 Eltife

Relating to the creation, purpose, implementation, and funding of the County Park Beautification and Improvement Program.


SB 3 (CS)Patrick/ Campbell/ Lucio/ Taylor/ et al.

Relating to public high school graduation, including curriculum and assessment requirements for graduation and funding in support of certain curriculum authorized for graduation.


SB 473 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to the regulation of temporary common worker employers; providing a criminal penalty; authorizing fees.


SB 370 (LC)Lucio

Relating to authorizing certain current and former members of the state legislature to conduct a marriage ceremony.


SB 576 (CS)Duncan

Relating to the delay in the implementation of the abolishment of small claims courts.


SB 714 Lucio

Relating to access to birth records of certain adopted children.


SB 573 Patrick/ et al.

Relating to equal opportunity for access by private and parochial school students to certain University Interscholastic League sponsored activities.


SB 521 (CS)Paxton/ Campbell/ Lucio

Relating to the provision of and parental approval for a student's participation in human sexuality and family planning instruction in public schools.


SB 117 (CS) (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the right of a person to enter the person's residence or former residence accompanied by a peace officer to recover certain personal property; providing penalties.


SB 741 (CS)Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to the period during which an employee may file a claim for unpaid wages with the Texas Workforce Commission.


SB 633 Ellis/ Patrick

Relating to liability of certain electric utilities that allow certain uses of land that the electric utility owns, occupies, or leases.


SB 794 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to the development, hosting, and management of computer software for state agencies.


SB 1724 (CS)Patrick/ Birdwell/ Campbell/ Hegar/ Lucio/ et al.

Relating to end-of-course assessment instruments administered to public high school students and other measures of secondary-level performance.


SB 19 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to certain residential and other structures and mitigation of loss to those structures resulting from natural catastrophes; providing a criminal penalty.


SB 170 (CS)West/ et al.

Relating to building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of a county.


SB 537 Deuell/ Campbell/ Schwertner/ et al.

Relating to minimum standards for abortion facilities.


SB 292 (CS)Huffman

Relating to the governor's executive authority while traveling outside of the state.


SB 1271 (LC)Eltife

Relating to the regulation and enforcement of dam safety by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.


SB 1328 (LC)Paxton

Relating to the authority of a statutory probate court in Collin County to hear and determine certain matters pending in a district or statutory county court.


SB 248 Davis/ et al.

Relating to unlawful employment practices regarding discrimination in payment of compensation.


SB 97 (CS)Patrick/ et al.

Relating to distributing or prescribing abortion-inducing drugs; providing penalties.


SB 1147 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to the electronic filing system established by rule or order of the Texas Supreme Court; authorizing fees.


SB 767 (CS)Patrick/ Davis

Relating to the creation of DNA records for the DNA database system.


SB 1146 (CS) (LC)West/ Duncan

Relating to the establishment of the statewide electronic filing system fund and to certain court fees and court costs to fund the account; imposing fees.


SB 1362 Schwertner

Relating to a requirement that students at an open-enrollment charter school recite the pledges of allegiance to the United States flag and the state flag.


SB 1314 (CS)Davis

Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 35W as the Cesar Chavez Memorial Freeway.


SB 919 (CS) (LC)Eltife

Relating to the shared work unemployment compensation program.


SB 1186 (CS) (LC)Huffman

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


SB 1408 (CS)Patrick

Relating to public school performance ratings that reflect acceptable and unacceptable performance.


SB 481 Hinojosa

Relating to the recognition and validity of a license to carry a concealed handgun issued by another state.


SB 1316 Whitmire/ et al.

Relating to the prosecution of the offense of indecency with a child.


SB 1844 (LC)Schwertner

Relating to the Corn Hill Regional Water Authority.


SB 1233 (CS) (LC)Schwertner

Relating to an animal identification program.


SB 881 (CS)Ellis

Relating to access to certain archaic information.


SB 1496 Davis/ West/ et al.

Relating to use of the money from the Texas Enterprise Fund and the Texas emerging technology fund to benefit certain historically underutilized businesses.


SB 400 (CS) (LC)Hancock

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


SB 1280 (CS)Watson

Relating to attaining reserve capacity margins in power regions to meet expected peak demand.


SB 1274 (LC)Watson

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


SB 773 (LC)Uresti

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


SB 1341 (LC)Taylor

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


SB 439 (LC)Birdwell

Relating to the Weatherford College District service area.


SB 1130 (CS) (LC)Schwertner

Relating to the temporary licensing of a dentist who performs voluntary charity care.


SB 1807 (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to the display of flags at half-staff at state buildings to honor service members killed in action.


SB 962 (CS)Carona

Relating to the approval of certain alcoholic beverages by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.


SB 1639 (CS)Carona/ et al.

Relating to the application of foreign laws and foreign forum selection in certain family law proceedings.


SB 1298 (CS)Hegar/ Patrick

Relating to the provision of electronic courses in public schools, the state virtual school network, and school district digital capabilities.


SB 433 (CS) (LC)Patrick/ et al.

Relating to the regulation of game rooms in certain counties; providing penalties; authorizing a fee.


SB 1631 Fraser/ et al.

Relating to water management planning by the Lower Colorado River Authority.


SB 830 (CS) (LC)Schwertner

Relating to use of telemedicine in certain trauma facilities.


SB 693 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to clarifying liability and damages for certain liens placed on and certain court records of real property.


SB 550 (CS)Uresti/ et al.

Relating to the determination that a voter is deceased.


SB 115 (CS)Williams/ et al.

Relating to a school choice program for certain students with disabilities.


SB 23 (CS)Patrick/ Paxton/ et al.

Relating to the establishment of the Texas Equal Opportunity Scholarship Program.


SB 827 (LC)Whitmire/ et al.

Relating to the fraudulent use of identifying information by certain sex offenders; providing criminal penalties.


SB 538 (LC)Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct.


SB 1293 (CS)West/ et al.

Relating to creating a disadvantaged business assistance program to be operated by the Texas Department of Transportation.


SB 1647 (CS)Deuell

Relating to the Texas Economic Development Act.


SB 1070 (CS) (LC)Hegar

Relating to the membership of and the beef marketing, education, research, and promotion programs of the Texas Beef Council.


SB 1428 (CS)Hinojosa

Relating to the reformation of the sentences of juveniles convicted of capital felonies.


SB 1448 (CS)Hinojosa

Relating to orders of nondisclosure issued for records of certain fine-only misdemeanors; authorizing a fee.


SB 218 (CS)Patrick/ Nichols

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Education Agency and to the abolition of the State Board for Educator Certification and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Education Agency; changing the amounts of certain fees and providing for the ad valorem tax rate to be imposed after annexation of an insolvent or inoperative school district.


SB 957 (CS)Fraser

Relating to the procedure for action by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on applications for certain environmental permits.


SB 1262 (CS) (LC)Rodríguez

Relating to the housing authorities in certain municipalities and counties.


SB 1691 (CS) (LC)Rodríguez

Relating to the administration of oaths and issuance of subpoenas in an arbitration proceeding involving firefighters or police officers in certain political subdivisions.


SB 1198 (CS)Taylor/ et al.

Relating to requirements for physicians who perform abortions; creating an offense.


SB 1166 (CS)Hegar

Relating to civil penalties under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act.


SB 434 Hancock

Relating to the procedural requirements for action by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on applications for production area authorizations.


SB 1323 (LC)Seliger

Relating to the authority of a county to establish a centralized sex offender registration authority.


SB 1574 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to the authority of certain counties and the General Land Office to temporarily close a beach or beach access point.


SB 1904 (CS)Hegar/ et al.

Relating to the administration of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.


SB 899 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte

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


SB 1725 (CS)Deuell

Relating to a prohibition of employment of a member or former member of the State Board of Education by an open-enrollment charter school; providing a penalty.


SB 1217 (LC)Patrick

Relating to the authority of a county to deposit fees collected by a county bail bond board in a separate county fund.


SB 1690 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to the establishment of a down payment assistance program by the manufactured housing division of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs for the purchase of manufactured homes by low-income individuals and families.


SB 1897 (LC)Garcia

Relating to the territory of the East Aldine Management District.


SB 1898 (LC)Garcia

Relating to the dissolution of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 213; the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 213-A; the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 213-B; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 1488 (CS)Watson

Relating to comprehensive development agreements for the financing, design, acquisition, construction, maintenance, or operation of certain passenger rail projects.


SB 1208 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the creation of a regional food economy and food access task force.


SB 403 (CS)Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the establishment of a community development grocery store and healthy corner store revolving loan fund program.


SB 101 (CS)Patrick/ et al.

Relating to the constitutional limit on the rate of growth of appropriations of revenue.


SB 368 (CS)Whitmire

Relating to the release by a sheriff of certain defendants to an electronic monitoring or house arrest program.


SB 783 (CS)Hinojosa/ et al.

Relating to inclusion in school district improvement plans of policies to prevent dating violence and bullying.


SB 1087 (CS)Campbell

Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to file a lien for the costs of abatement of a floodplain ordinance violation; providing a civil penalty.


SB 1383 (CS)Hancock

Relating to requiring municipalities to reimburse the Texas Department of Transportation for compensation paid for certain signs required to be relocated due to road construction.


SB 1503 Lucio/ et al.

Relating to the licensing and regulation of amusement redemption machines at certain locations; providing penalties.


SB 1808 (CS)Schwertner/ et al.

Relating to the cost effects of expanding eligibility for medical assistance under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.


SB 1561 Taylor

Relating to the determination of the boundaries of, and the enforcement of the law governing access to, public beaches.


SB 1239 (CS)Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to distributed renewable generation and compensation for excess electricity generated by distributed renewable generation.


SB 681 (CS)West

Relating to a pilot program for a three-year high school diploma plan and cost-neutral expansion of full-day prekindergarten programs.


SB 1560 (CS)Taylor

Relating to easements used for dune construction and maintenance projects in certain counties.


SB 103 Patrick

Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting for judicial offices.


SB 619 (CS) (LC)Taylor

Relating to exclusion of land from certain water districts that fail to provide service to the land; clarifying and limiting the authority of those districts with outstanding bonds payable from ad valorem taxes to impose taxes on excluded land; providing for a financial review.


SB 241 (CS)Carona

Relating to the regulation of advanced meters and the interconnection of ERCOT with another grid; requiring a study on the health effects of advanced meters; authorizing an administrative penalty.


SB 582 (CS)Davis

Relating to municipal swimming pool requirements for certain dwellings.


SB 191 (CS)Birdwell/ Nelson/ et al.

Relating to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits accounts.


SB 1648 (CS) (LC)Williams

Relating to the motor fuel tax on compressed natural gas and liquefied natural gas; providing penalties.


SB 1915 (LC)Campbell

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 1700 (CS)Taylor/ et al.

Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association and the FAIR Plan Association and the renaming of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association as the Texas Residual Insurance Plan.


SB 1712 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to the punishment for the offense of prostitution.


SB 724 (LC)Williams

Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 133; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 725 (LC)Williams

Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 134; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 1909 (LC)Schwertner

Relating to the period for confirmation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 21.


SB 1920 (LC)Hinojosa/ et al.

Relating to the creation of the Hidalgo County Hospital District; granting the authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.


SB 1917 (LC)Birdwell

Relating to the definition of an authorized emergency vehicle.


SB 1632 (CS)Hinojosa

Relating to the financing of transportation projects; authorizing fees.


SB 969 (CS)West

Relating to the electronic recording of certain statements made by an accused as a result of custodial interrogation.


SB 1029 (CS)Campbell/ et al.

Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project.


SB 1865 (LC)Williams

Relating to the boundaries of the East Montgomery County Municipal Utility Districts Nos. 6 and 7.


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