COMMITTEE:    Economic Development 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 03, 2013 

PLACE:        Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:        Senator Bob Deuell 



SB 237        Van de Putte | et al.  
Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

SB 676        Carona                 
Relating to the classification of certain construction workers and the eligibility of those workers for unemployment benefits; providing penalties.

SB 765        Watson                 
Relating to the establishment and duties of an event oversight committee for an event eligible to receive funding through a major events trust fund; limiting payments from the fund to reimbursement for attracting unique events to Texas.

SB 919        Eltife                 
Relating to the shared work unemployment compensation program.

SB 1084       Hinojosa               
Relating to the enterprise zone program.

SB 1392       Davis                  
Relating to an audit by the state auditor and a study by the comptroller of the events trust funds.

SB 1548       Eltife                 
Relating to the definition of "qualified employee" in an enterprise zone.

SB 1584       Rodríguez              
Relating to the validation of the dissolution of the Development Corporation of Presidio and the creation of the Presidio Municipal Development District.

SB 1636       Deuell                 
Relating to the facilitation and operation of space flight activities in this state.

SB 1642       Deuell                 
Relating to the number of enterprise projects the Texas Economic Development Bank may designate under the enterprise zone program.

SB 1678       Deuell | et al.        
Relating to the eligibility, disbursement, and reporting requirements of the Major Events trust fund and the Events trust fund.



SB 21         Williams | et al.
Relating to drug screening or testing as a condition for the receipt of unemployment compensation benefits by certain individuals.



Bills added after last posting:

SB 21


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