Senate Floor Action for 7/26/2017

SENATE FLOOR ACTION



Wednesday

July 26, 2017



Bills laid before the Senate, passed to engrossment; again laid before the Senate, read third time and finally passed:


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.

2 Floor Amendments


SB 6 Campbell/ Buckingham/ Schwertner/ et al.

Relating to municipal annexation.

3 Floor Amendments


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

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


SB 13 (CS)Burton/ et al.

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

2 Floor Amendments


SB 14 (CS)Hall/ et al.

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

3 Floor Amendments


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.


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


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.


The Senate adopted the following resolutions:


SR 64 Zaffirini

Recognizing Victor Treviño Jr. for his achievements as an Ironman competitor.


SR 76 Huffines

Commending Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson on her efforts in investigating voter fraud.


(CS)COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE