Senate Floor Action for 7/20/2017

SENATE FLOOR ACTION



Thursday

July 20, 2017




The following bills were laid before the Senate and finally passed:


SB 20 Taylor, Van/ et al.

Relating to avoiding the abolishment of certain agencies subject to the Texas Sunset Act.


SB 60 Taylor, Van/ et al.

Relating to the repeal of certain riders for the Texas Medical Board and the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists from the General Appropriations Act that are contingent upon the approval of certain Acts continuing those agencies during the 85th Regular Session.


Committee referral on the following:


SB 1 Bettencourt/ Creighton/ Hancock/ Taylor, Van

Relating to ad valorem taxation.

Government Reform, Select


SB 2 Taylor, Larry/ Bettencourt/ Campbell/ Huffines/ Nelson/ et al.

Relating to public school finance, including the establishment of a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program.

Education


SB 3 Kolkhorst

Relating to the regulation of certain facilities and activities of political subdivisions, including public school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools.

State Affairs


SB 4 Schwertner/ Bettencourt/ Birdwell/ Buckingham/ Burton/ et al.

Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

Health & Human Services


SB 5 Hancock/ Bettencourt/ Buckingham/ Burton/ Estes/ et al.

Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties.

State Affairs


SB 6 Campbell/ Buckingham/ Schwertner/ et al.

Relating to municipal annexation.

State Affairs


SB 7 Hughes/ Bettencourt/ Birdwell/ Burton/ Campbell/ et al.

Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations.

Business & Commerce


SB 8 Creighton/ Bettencourt/ Birdwell/ Buckingham/ Burton/ et al.

Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for elective abortion.

Business & Commerce


SB 9 Hancock/ Bettencourt/ Birdwell/ Buckingham/ Burton/ et al.

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

Finance


SB 10 Campbell/ Creighton/ Huffines/ Hughes/ Perry/ et al.

Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty.

Health & Human Services


SB 11 Perry/ et al.

Relating to general procedures and requirements for do-not-resuscitate orders.

Health & Human Services


SB 12 Buckingham

Relating to limiting the applicability of municipal and county regulations affecting real property.

Business & Commerce


SB 13 Burton

Relating to the issuance of a permit by a political subdivision.

Business & Commerce


SB 14 Hall

Relating to a property owner's right to remove a tree or vegetation.

Business & Commerce


SB 15 Huffines/ Creighton/ Hall/ Hughes/ Perry/ et al.

Relating to prosecution of certain offenses involving and preemption of local regulation of the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.

Business & Commerce


SB 16 Taylor, Larry/ Bettencourt/ Burton/ Campbell/ Garcia/ et al.

Relating to the creation of a commission to recommend improvements to the public school finance system.

Education


SB 17 Kolkhorst/ Huffman/ Nelson/ et al.

Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.

Health & Human Services


SB 18 Estes/ Campbell/ Huffines/ Hughes/ Schwertner

Relating to a limit on local government expenditures.

Government Reform, Select


SB 19 Nelson/ Campbell/ Estes/ Huffman/ Hughes/ et al.

Relating to bonuses and salaries for public school classroom teachers and state assistance for the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program.

Finance


SB 73 Hughes/ Bettencourt/ Birdwell/ Buckingham/ Burton/ et al.

Relating to reporting and certification requirements by certain physicians regarding certain abortions.

Health & Human Services


SB 77 Schwertner

Relating to prohibiting certain transactions between a governmental entity and an abortion provider or affiliate of the provider.

Health & Human Services


SB 80 Perry

Relating to general procedures and requirements for do-not-resuscitate orders.

Health & Human Services


SB 82 Kolkhorst

Relating to pregnancy-related deaths and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.

Health & Human Services


SB 85 Campbell

Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty.

Health & Human Services


SB 87 Hughes

Relating to reporting and certification requirements by certain physicians regarding certain abortions.

Health & Human Services


SB 91 Kolkhorst

Relating to the regulation of certain facilities and activities of political subdivisions, including public school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools.

State Affairs


SB 93 Bettencourt

Relating to ad valorem taxation.

Government Reform, Select


SB 94 Hughes

Relating to payroll deductions for state and local government employee organizations.

Business & Commerce


SB 96 Bettencourt

Relating to ad valorem taxation.

Government Reform, Select