COMMITTEE:   County Affairs 

TIME & DATE: 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
Thursday, April 18, 2013 

PLACE:       E2.016 
CHAIR:       Rep. Garnet Coleman 


HB 3896       Springer
Relating to the Jack County Hospital District; authorizing the imposition of a tax.

HB 297        Rodriguez, Eddie
Relating to appeals regarding dangerous dogs.

HB 2438       Farias
Relating to the authority of a county to assess the costs of abatement of a nuisance on real property against certain persons.

HB 1384       Bell
Relating to the authority of a county road department to accept donations.

HB 3793       Coleman                
Relating to county powers, duties, and services; providing penalties; imposing fees.

HB 2825       King, Ken              
Relating to the authority of a county to establish a centralized sex offender registration authority.

HB 3698       Smithee                
Relating to the appointment of county auditors.

HB 3905       Bonnen, Dennis         
Relating to the Angleton-Danbury Hospital District of Brazoria County, Texas.

HB 3895       Toth                   
Relating to the name of The Woodlands Road Utility District No. 1, of Montgomery County, Texas, and to the administration, powers, and duties of the district.

HB 1442       Fletcher               
Relating to the authority of a county to deposit fees collected by a county bail bond board in a separate county fund.

HB 2112       Raymond                
Relating to financial disclosure reports made by a member of a county planning commission.

HB 2516       Springer               
Relating to fines paid for the violation of a county regulation prohibiting or restricting outdoor burning.

HB 2519       Springer               
Relating to the establishment, maintenance, and operation of a free county library in an unincorporated area of a county.

HB 2436       Goldman                
Relating to authorizing certain persons to file documents electronically for recording with a county clerk in certain counties.

HB 2703       Callegari              
Relating to the published notice of auctions of surplus items by counties.

HB 3464       Bohac                  
Relating to the authority of a county clerk to require an individual to present photo identification to file a document.

HB 3762       Coleman                
Relating to the legal defense and indemnification of county officials and employees.

HB 605        Lozano                 
Relating to the authority of municipalities and counties to adopt regulations and take other actions relating to airport hazard areas.

HB 714        Kuempel                
Relating to an agreement between a county and the Department of Public Safety for the joint operation of certain fixed-site facilities.

HB 1932       Stickland              
Relating to regulating faulty on-site sewage disposal systems in the unincorporated areas of a county as a public nuisance; providing a criminal penalty.

HB 2094       Muñoz, Jr.             
Relating to the regulation of roadside vendors and solicitors in certain counties.

HJR 147       Guerra                 
Proposing a constitutional amendment repealing the constitutional provision authorizing the creation of a hospital district in Hidalgo County.

HB 3796       Coleman                
Relating to authorization for biweekly installment payments for the compensation of certain justices, judges, and district attorneys.

HB 3797       Coleman                
Relating to the public notice required to be provided by a county before adopting an ad valorem tax rate.

HB 2991       Canales                
Relating to allowing a county commissioners court to contract with an attorney to enforce subdivision platting requirements in certain counties that are economically distressed or that are located near the international border of this state.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 297

HB 1384

HB 2438


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