BILLS REFERRED TODAY
February 11, 2013
Committee referral on the following:
Authorizing the lieutenant governor and speaker to appoint interim joint committees.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Willow Point Municipal Utility District of Fort Bend and Waller Counties; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
Relating to a visitation plan for certain children taken into possession by the Department of Family and Protective Services.
Relating to the ability of an emergency shelter facility to provide shelter or care for an unaccompanied minor without a license.
Relating to permitting electronic delivery of certain documents in a criminal case.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Title IV-D agency regarding the establishment, collection, and enforcement of child support and in connection with an application for a marriage license or protective order; providing an administrative fine.
Relating to the audit of court registry funds in certain counties.
Relating to the issuance of protective orders for certain sexual, stalking, and trafficking offenses.
Relating to the use of a polygraph statement as evidence that a defendant has violated a condition of release on community supervision.
Relating to the selection of certain members of the board of directors of an appraisal district.
Relating to methods used by an animal shelter to euthanize a dog or cat.
Health & Human Services
Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.
Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Homeland Security
Relating to the practice of cosmetology.
Business & Commerce
Relating to prohibited exemptions from state bar examination requirements for attorneys who hold law licenses issued by certain other states.
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to provide sewer service to areas within the municipal boundaries without obtaining a certificate of public convenience and necessity.
Relating to expedited credentialing for certain podiatrists providing services under a managed care plan.
Relating to the authority of political subdivisions to offer certain deferred compensation plans to employees.
Relating to the disposition of abandoned or unclaimed property seized at the time of certain arrests.
Relating to the release by a sheriff of certain defendants to an electronic monitoring or house arrest program.
Relating to certain information available to the public on a central database containing information about sex offenders.
Relating to authorizing certain current and former members of the state legislature to conduct a marriage ceremony.
Relating to the manner in which the tax on the even exchange of motor vehicles is applied.
Relating to the exemption from the sales and use tax for property used in manufacturing.
Relating to indexing fees charged for certain nonresident hunting and fishing licenses to fees charged for certain resident hunting and fishing licenses.
Relating to a 14-day general hunting license for non-residents; imposing a fee.
Relating to the expiration date of hunting and fishing licenses, stamps, permits, or tags.
Relating to breakfast for certain public school students.
Relating to considering the performance of certain students on state assessment instruments in evaluating school district and campus performance.
Relating to a study to determine public school facility needs.