Regular Order of Business for 5/16/2017

REGULAR ORDER OF BUSINESS



Tuesday

May 16, 2017




SENATE BILLS

(Calendar Order)



SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



SJR 31 Kolkhorst

Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items.


SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



SCR 42 (LC)Garcia/ et al.

Directing the Texas Department of Transportation to adopt a Vision Zero strategy to reduce traffic fatalities and injuries.


SCR 5 (CS) (LC)Hall

Designating Rockwall as the official Live Music Capital of North Texas.


SENATE BILLS

(Third Reading)



SB 1151 (CS)Buckingham/ et al.

Relating to the protection of expressive activities at public institutions of higher education.


SENATE BILLS

(Second Reading)



SB 535 Kolkhorst

Relating to the creation, purpose, implementation, and funding of the County Park Beautification and Improvement Program.


SB 378 (LC)Perry/ et al.

Relating to the persons authorized to conduct an inquest in certain counties.


SB 31 Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties.


SB 689 (LC)Seliger

Relating to the powers and election dates of the Hemphill County Underground Water Conservation District.


SB 278 Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the creation of an offense for failing to secure certain children in a rear-facing child passenger safety seat system.


SB 946 Bettencourt

Relating to deadlines for performing various functions in connection with the ad valorem tax system.


SB 870 Bettencourt

Relating to the scheduling by an appraisal review board of a hearing on a protest.


SB 947 (CS)Kolkhorst

Relating to liability of certain electric utilities that allow certain uses of land that the electric utility owns, occupies, or leases.


SB 361 Nichols/ et al.

Relating to transportation network companies.


SB 385 (CS)Burton

Relating to voter approval of local acceptance and use of federal funds for commuter rail projects.


SB 543 (CS)Seliger/ et al.

Relating to performance-based tuition limitations for certain public institutions of higher education and a temporary tuition limitation for those institutions.


SB 675 (LC)Seliger

Relating to the development of and contracting for reclaimed water facilities in certain municipalities.


SB 520 (LC)Creighton

Relating to provisional permits for certain insurance agents.


SB 1163 (CS)Garcia/ et al.

Relating to establishing and funding a grant program for testing evidence collected in relation to sexual assaults or other sex offenses; authorizing voluntary contributions.


SB 1046 Estes/ et al.

Relating to sources of funding for the Texas emissions reduction plan.


SB 1093 (CS) (LC)Hancock

Relating to the inspection of certain commercial motor vehicles that are not domiciled in this state.


SB 329 Creighton/ Bettencourt/ Birdwell/ Estes/ Lucio/ et al.

Relating to birth records of adopted persons.


SB 1362 Campbell/ Buckingham/ Kolkhorst/ Nelson/ Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to notification and informational materials regarding mutual consent voluntary adoption registries.


SB 694 (CS)Buckingham/ Hinojosa

Relating to the creation of the National Museum of the Pacific War museum fund.


SB 275 (CS)Watson/ et al.

Relating to the retention and use of sales tax revenue collected by certain retailers to provide job training and placement services to certain persons.


SB 562 (LC)Hancock

Relating to the provision of surplus lines insurance to certain commercial insureds.


SB 788 (CS)Huffman

Relating to the administration of and benefits payable under the Texas Public School Retired Employees Group Benefits Act.


SB 981 Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to the compatibility of a high-speed rail facility with multiple types of train technology.


SB 430 (CS)Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to the regulation of the practice of dental hygiene.


SB 1072 Hancock

Relating to confidentiality of reports and related information for a solvency examination of an insurance carrier.


SB 980 (CS)Schwertner

Relating to state money or credit or a state guarantee used or provided for high-speed rail owned by a private entity.


SB 1441 Creighton

Relating to the right of certain appellants to supersede a judgment or order on appeal.


SB 64 Zaffirini

Relating to recording of minutes for a local canvassing authority.


SB 665 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to education requirements for a notary public appointment; authorizing a fee.


SB 876 (LC)Hancock

Relating to service and filing requirements for a party seeking judicial review in certain workers' compensation cases.


SB 1496 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to certain workers' compensation reporting requirements.


SB 1495 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to access by the division of workers' compensation to certain designated doctor contracts under the workers' compensation system.


SB 860 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to access to and benefits for mental health conditions and substance use disorders.


SB 599 (LC)Burton

Relating to the deferral and reduction or waiver of certain surcharges assessed under the driver responsibility program.


SB 779 (LC)Seliger

Relating to the indigent status of a person for the purposes of the driver responsibility program.


SB 859 (CS)Hughes

Relating to the membership of the Texas Racing Commission.


SB 2176 (CS) (LC)Hughes

Relating to the placement of certain substances in Penalty Groups 1 and 3 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act for the purposes of prosecution of criminal offenses involving those substances.


SB 350 (LC)Taylor, Van

Relating to the repeal of certain laws regulating the sale or transfer of secondhand watches.


SB 1493 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to changing statutory references to hearing officer and hearings officer to administrative law judge under the workers' compensation system.


SB 1497 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the eligibility requirements for employment as an ombudsman of the Office of Injured Employee Counsel under the Texas Workers' Compensation Act.


SB 896 (CS)Seliger

Relating to the status, regulation, and taxation of powdered alcohol as an alcoholic beverage; creating an offense.


SB 1499 (CS)Zaffirini

Relating to the regulation of for-profit legal service contract companies.


SB 632 (LC)Buckingham

Relating to the repeal of certain state procurement advisory and approval procedures.


SB 1042 (LC)Taylor, Larry

Relating to the creation of the Brazoria County Municipal Utility District No. 69; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 996 (LC)Creighton

Relating to the creation of the Trinity Lakes Municipal Utility District of Montgomery County; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 995 (LC)Creighton

Relating to the creation of the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 154; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 994 (LC)Creighton

Relating to providing road district powers to the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 130; providing authority to issue bonds.


SB 992 (LC)Creighton

Relating to providing road district powers to the Wood Trace Municipal Utility District No. 3 of Montgomery County, Texas; providing authority to issue bonds.


SB 993 (LC)Creighton

Relating to providing road district powers to the Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 131; providing authority to issue bonds.


SB 991 (LC)Creighton

Relating to providing road powers to the Wood Trace Municipal Utility District No. 1, of Montgomery County, Texas; providing authority to issue bonds.


SB 1192 (LC)Buckingham/ et al.

Relating to an alert for a missing senior citizen or person with Alzheimer's disease.


SB 1334 Hinojosa

Relating to the allocation categories for state funding of public transportation.


SB 1545 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the definition of eligible central municipality for purposes of the municipal hotel occupancy tax.


SB 1830 (CS) (LC)Rodríguez

Relating to the use of connected braking systems to maintain distance between vehicles.


SB 2279 Hancock

Relating to the ownership, control, or operation of a franchised or nonfranchised dealer or dealership by certain manufacturers.


SB 1643 (CS)Watson

Relating to certain disclosures of electronic toll collection customer account information by a toll project entity.


SB 2119 (CS)Seliger/ Creighton/ et al.

Relating to the automatic admission of students to general academic teaching institutions.


SB 1092 (CS)Seliger

Relating to access to certain meetings and information of private or independent institutions of higher education.


SB 10 (CS)Hancock/ Birdwell/ Creighton/ Huffman/ Lucio/ et al.

Relating to actions on and liability associated with certain insurance claims.


SB 888 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to the sale of lottery tickets by certain wine and beer retailers.


SB 1347 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to an expedited response by a governmental body to a request for public information.


SB 2261 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 50; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose a tax.


SB 2260 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 130; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose a tax.


SB 610 (CS)Huffines/ et al.

Relating to the state virtual school network.


SB 1317 (CS)Uresti

Relating to the earliest day a public school teacher may be required to report for service.


SB 1639 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to allowing certain wholesalers and distributors to purchase beer, ale, and malt liquor from the holder of a brewpub license.


SB 2240 (CS)Taylor, Larry

Relating to notice of health benefit plan provider network status provided by certain freestanding emergency medical care facilities.


SB 1071 (CS) (LC)Hancock

Relating to the regulation of insurance holding company systems, including internationally active insurance groups; authorizing a fee.


SB 2250 (LC)Creighton/ Nichols

Relating to the board of directors of the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District.


SB 1945 (CS) (LC)Hughes

Relating to the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act.


SB 1369 (LC)Menéndez/ et al.

Relating to the prosecution for the offense of injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.


SB 1267 Taylor, Larry

Relating to school district ad valorem tax rates.


SB 926 (CS) (LC)Rodríguez

Relating to durable powers of attorney.


SB 2257 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 554; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 2251 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 224; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 2170 (CS) (LC)Huffines/ et al.

Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Dallas County Hospital District.


SB 2258 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the conversion of the Grand Northwest Municipal Utility District to the Grand Northwest Municipal Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 2259 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the creation of the Fort Bend County Municipal Management District No. 2; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 517 (CS) (LC)Garcia

Relating to the compensation provided to the governing body of certain special districts.


SB 1331 (CS) (LC)Hughes

Relating to the powers of the TexAmericas Center.


SB 568 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to the posting by the Railroad Commission of Texas on its Internet website of certain enforcement information.


SB 1804 (CS)Lucio

Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue by certain municipalities.


SB 850 (CS) (LC)Huffines/ et al.

Relating to the mandatory spinal screening of public and private school students.


SB 940 (CS)Campbell

Relating to the evaluation of and improvements to the quality of the Texas Workforce Commission's subsidized child care program.


SB 1572 (CS)Watson

Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle dealership by certain manufacturers or distributors.


SB 1074 (CS)Buckingham

Relating to the persons authorized to make an anatomical gift.


SB 322 Seliger

Relating to authorizing current and former members of the state legislature to conduct a marriage ceremony.


SB 2124 (CS)Perry/ et al.

Relating to a pilot program for assisting certain recipients of public benefits to gain permanent self-sufficiency.


SB 1971 (CS)Kolkhorst/ Buckingham

Relating to the deposit and allocation of certain funds to the Texas Racing Commission escrow account for purses.


SB 1972 (CS)Kolkhorst

Relating to the deposit and distribution by the Texas Racing Commission of certain pari-mutuel wagering funds to benefit the Texas-bred program.


SB 1682 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to a building used as a prescribed pediatric extended care center.


SB 1881 (CS) (LC)Menéndez/ et al.

Relating to the appointment of foster parents and other qualified persons to serve as educational decision-makers for certain children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.


SB 886 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to the Texas Educational Opportunity Grant Program.


SB 885 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to the maximum number of semester credit hours allowed for and funding sources used to supplement a TEXAS grant and to the removal of obsolete references related to the Teach for Texas grant program.


SB 247 (CS)Zaffirini

Relating to funding sources for the repayment of certain speech-language pathologist and audiologist education loans.


SB 938 (CS) (LC)Taylor, Van

Relating to certain rental-purchase agreements.


SB 1263 (CS) (LC)Hughes

Relating to the regulation of a service contract.


SB 825 (LC)Taylor, Larry

Relating to school district discretion to administer college preparation assessment instruments to public school students at state cost.


SB 2247 (CS) (LC)Hughes

Relating to the Paris Junior College District.


SB 334 (LC)West

Relating to broker agreements for the leasing of real property owned by a county.


SB 1043 (LC)Taylor, Larry

Relating to the creation of the Brazoria County Municipal Utility District No. 70; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 1990 Watson/ et al.

Relating to low income housing tax credits awarded for certain developments.


SB 2256 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the compensation of and reimbursement of expenses of the directors of the Aliana Management District.


SB 2272 (LC)Creighton

Relating to the creation of the Beaumont Municipal Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds and impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 1100 (CS) (LC)Taylor, Larry

Relating to the creation of the Brazoria County Management District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 2248 (CS)Creighton

Relating to the powers of the Harris County Improvement District No. 17.


SB 880 (CS)Uresti

Relating to a documented member of the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas hunting certain deer.


SB 1031 (CS)Taylor, Larry/ et al.

Relating to a deduction under the franchise tax for certain contracts with the federal government.


SB 630 (LC)Buckingham

Relating to documentation regarding an arrest of a person without a warrant.


SB 1937 (LC)Hughes/ et al.

Relating to the participation of certain counties in the collection improvement program.


SB 462 Garcia/ Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to a database of employers penalized for failure to pay wages or convicted of certain offenses involving wage theft.


SB 793 (CS)Miles/ et al.

Relating to restrictions on the location and operation of concrete crushing facilities.


SB 908 (CS) (LC)Creighton/ et al.

Relating to the operation of medical supply transport vehicles during a declared state of disaster.


SB 444 (LC)Taylor, Van/ et al.

Relating to school marshals for private schools.


SB 727 (LC)Garcia/ et al.

Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability.


SB 1785 Uresti/ et al.

Relating to appraisal of public school teachers.


SB 1903 (LC)West

Relating to statewide goals for dual credit programs provided by school districts.


SB 1692 (CS)Lucio

Relating to the creation of a nutrition education task force.


SB 1696 (CS)Lucio

Relating to a periodic study on participation of public schools in a universal lunch program offered through the United States Department of Agriculture.


SB 2269 (CS) (LC)Creighton

Relating to creation of the Bolivar Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.


SB 1737 (CS) (LC)Miles

Relating to the enforcement of conciliation agreements entered into under the Texas Fair Housing Act.


SB 1681 (CS)Lucio

Relating to the establishment of the Communicable Disease and Public Health Center.


SB 2103 (CS)Garcia

Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to alter prima facie speed limits.


SB 1793 (CS) (LC)Menéndez

Relating to complaints filed against certain law enforcement officers, peace officers, detention officers, county jailers, and fire fighters.


SB 1631 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to the child safety zone applicable to a person released on parole or to mandatory supervision.


SB 1415 (CS)Hughes

Relating to the child protective service functions of the Department of Family and Protective Services.


SB 1505 (CS)Hinojosa/ Campbell

Relating to the application of certain taxes imposed on certain tobacco products and to the allocation of certain revenue from those taxes to increase funding for certain health care education programs.


SB 1964 (CS)Creighton

Relating to the use of land in the William Goodrich Jones State Forest.


SB 2005 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to the transfer of jurisdiction over and management of the property known as the French Legation to the Texas Historical Commission and to certain historic sites under the commission's jurisdiction.


SB 959 Hughes/ et al.

Relating to the adoption of the Compact for a Balanced Budget.


SB 1382 (CS) (LC)Hughes

Relating to energy savings performance contracts.


SB 1801 (CS)Miles

Relating to reporting and disseminating information regarding public school disciplinary actions.


SB 370 (CS)Garcia/ et al.

Relating to the discipline and behavior management of a student enrolled in a grade level below grade three at a school district or open-enrollment charter school.


SB 1587 (CS)Garcia/ et al.

Relating to lead in drinking water at public schools.


SB 1392 (CS)Perry

Relating to groundwater conservation districts.


SB 2292 (LC)Campbell

Relating to the powers and duties of the Meyer Ranch Municipal Utility District of Comal County; affecting an existing limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.


SB 2291 (LC)Lucio/ et al.

Relating to the Texas Medal for the Defense of Freedom award.


SB 1405 (CS) (LC)Creighton

Relating to the public sale of real property under a power of sale in a security instrument.


SB 2149 (LC)Huffman

Relating to early in-person voting by voters who reside at a residential care facility.


SB 2280 (LC)Buckingham

Relating to the name of the Burnet County Municipal Utility District No. 1.


SB 2210 (CS) (LC)Hancock

Relating to health benefit plan provider network listings and directories; authorizing an assessment.


SB 2276 (CS) (LC)Creighton

Relating to the creation of Lakewood Improvement District of Harris County; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 1117 (CS) (LC)Creighton

Relating to the offense of failure to comply with an order from a fire marshal.


SB 1609 (CS) (LC)Bettencourt/ Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to regulation by a property owners' association of certain religious displays.


SB 2293 (CS) (LC)Creighton

Relating to the creation of Montgomery County Improvement District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.


SB 2196 (CS)Buckingham

Relating to the requirements for annexation by a municipality of certain municipal utility districts.


SB 1822 (CS) (LC)Burton

Relating to the creation of a commission to review certain penal laws of this state and certain recommendations regarding those laws, to criminal offenses previously compiled in statutes outside the Penal Code, to repealing certain of those offenses, and to conforming punishments for certain of those offenses to the penalty structure provided in the Penal Code; increasing the punishment for sabotage and sedition; imposing a civil penalty.


SB 1173 (LC)Perry/ et al.

Relating to evaluation of public school performance.


SB 2051 (CS)Taylor, Larry/ et al.

Relating to evaluating public school performance.


SB 95 Hall

Relating to the regulation of raw milk and raw milk products; adding a provision subject to a criminal penalty.


SB 1646 (CS)Watson

Relating to the public information law; creating a criminal offense.



HOUSE BILLS

(Calendar Order)




HOUSE BILLS

(Second Reading)



HB 256 (LC)Hernandez/ Murphy/ Bohac SP: Whitmire

Relating to the authority of a city attorney to seek an injunction to abate a common nuisance under the Alcoholic Beverage Code.


HB 1619 (LC)Shine SP: Buckingham

Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain outdoor burning violations.


HB 1526 (LC)King, Phil/ Geren/ Romero, Jr./ Davis, Sarah/ Meyer/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to the provision of state death benefits to peace officers employed by certain private institutions of higher education located in this state.


HB 1116 (LC)Kacal SP: Buckingham

Relating to the repeal of certain state procurement advisory and approval procedures.


HB 1896 (LC)Bohac SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to the application of and use of revenue from hotel occupancy taxes imposed by municipalities and counties.


HB 791 (CS) (LC)Lozano/ Cain SP: Hinojosa

Relating to allowing individuals appointed to state office to file required financial statements by certified mail.


HB 1648 Price SP: Seliger

Relating to the designation of a water conservation coordinator by a retail public water utility to implement a water conservation plan.


HB 2964 (LC)Meyer/ Button SP: Hancock

Relating to abandonment of shares of a mutual fund.


HB 1699 (LC)Geren SP: Nichols

Relating to the participation by qualified persons in the Department of Public Safety's driver record monitoring pilot program.


HB 216 (LC)Springer SP: Estes

Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 380 in Young and Jack Counties as the Henry H. King Memorial Highway.


HB 263 (LC)Lozano SP: Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the issuance of "Back the Blue" specialty license plates.


HB 516 (LC)Israel SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the requirement that drivers younger than a certain age complete and pass a driver education course.


HB 561 (LC)Murphy SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the operation of certain vehicles used for package delivery; authorizing a fee.


HB 920 Kacal/ et al. SP: Creighton

Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles and recreational off-highway vehicles.


HB 1691 (CS) (LC)Smithee/ King, Ken/ Price/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Frullo/ et al. SP: Seliger/ et al.

Relating to the designation of certain rest areas on Interstate Highway 27 in Hale County as the Nelda M. Laney Safety Rest Areas.


HB 1774 Bonnen, Greg/ Lucio III/ Parker/ Frullo/ Phillips/ et al. SP: Hancock

Relating to actions on and liability associated with certain insurance claims.


HB 25 Simmons/ Larson/ Laubenberg/ Davis, Sarah/ Fallon/ et al. SP: Hancock

Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting.


HB 1117 (LC)Wray SP: Zaffirini

Relating to eligibility for the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program.


HB 1655 (LC)King, Phil SP: Huffines

Relating to the reporting of certain offenses committed by members of the Texas military forces.


HB 2007 (LC)Cosper/ Oliverson/ Cortez/ Blanco/ Fallon/ et al. SP: Buckingham

Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain military dentists and dental hygienists who provide voluntary charity dental or dental hygiene care.


HB 2933 (LC)Bonnen, Dennis/ Cosper SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to the licensing and regulation of military optometrists and therapeutic optometrists who provide voluntary charity care.


HB 3921 (LC)Parker/ Price/ Button/ Anderson, Charles "Doc"/ Thierry/ et al. SP: Hancock/ et al.

Relating to the financial exploitation of certain vulnerable adults.


HB 3329 (LC)Paddie SP: Campbell

Relating to regulation of electricians by local governments.


HB 1586 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Estes

Relating to the services that require a structural pest control license; changing the applicability of an occupational license.


HB 2788 (LC)White SP: Nichols

Relating to the appointment of emergency services commissioners in certain districts located in more than one county.


HB 2995 (CS) (LC)Ashby SP: Nichols

Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.


HB 1468 (CS) (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Hancock

Relating to the sanitation and safety requirements for certain artificial bodies of water maintained for public recreational purposes.


HB 3101 (CS) (LC)Kuempel SP: Birdwell

Relating to authorizing the sale of alcoholic beverages on certain passenger buses; authorizing a fee.


HB 626 (LC)Workman/ et al. SP: Campbell

Relating to late applications for certain exemptions from ad valorem taxation.


HB 448 (LC)Guillen SP: Perry

Relating to the transfer of certain revenue into the state parks account.


HB 1101 (LC)Pickett/ Guillen SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district to require a person to file a new application to confirm the person's current qualification for the exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of a 100 percent disabled veteran.


HB 1186 (LC)Anderson, Rodney SP: Huffines

Relating to the procedure for claiming an exemption from ad valorem taxation by the Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District of certain property subject to a tax abatement agreement with the district and to the validation of certain actions of the district.


HB 1472 (LC)Capriglione/ Goldman/ Darby/ King, Phil/ Turner/ et al. SP: Nelson

Relating to investment by a public junior college district of public funds received from the management and development of mineral rights.


HB 2126 (LC)Button SP: Birdwell

Relating to the franchise tax rate applicable to certain taxable entities that sell telephone prepaid calling cards.


HB 2228 (LC)Murphy SP: Bettencourt

Relating to deadlines for performing various functions in connection with the ad valorem tax system.


HB 2989 (LC)Bonnen, Dennis SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to payment of an ad valorem tax refund in the event of a tax roll correction that decreases a property owner's tax liability.


HB 4002 (LC)Bonnen, Dennis SP: Nelson

Relating to the definition of production used in determining the cost of goods sold for franchise tax purposes.


HB 268 (LC)Lozano SP: Zaffirini

Relating to venue in the prosecution of certain criminal conduct involving obstruction or retaliation.


HB 355 (LC)Raney/ Guillen/ Clardy/ Minjarez/ Button/ et al. SP: Buckingham

Relating to prohibiting certain sex offenders from residing on the campus of a public or private institution of higher education.


HB 932 (LC)Johnson, Jarvis/ Wu/ Giddings/ et al. SP: West

Relating to the collection of information concerning the number of juvenile offenders committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department who have been in foster care.


HB 1177 Murr/ Wilson SP: Buckingham

Relating to the release on personal bond of a person arrested for an out-of-county offense under certain circumstances.


HB 1257 (LC)Kacal SP: Birdwell

Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of criminal mischief involving property used for flood control purposes or a dam.


HB 1264 (LC)Burkett/ Button SP: Huffines

Relating to the concurrent jurisdiction of certain municipal courts in certain criminal cases punishable by fine only.


HB 1729 Neave/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Davis, Sarah/ Price/ Moody/ et al. SP: Garcia

Relating to establishing and funding a grant program for testing evidence collected in relation to sexual assaults or other sex offenses; authorizing voluntary contributions.


HB 29 Thompson, Senfronia/ Huberty/ Collier/ Cook/ Frullo/ et al. SP: Huffman/ et al.

Relating to prostitution and the trafficking of persons, civil racketeering related to trafficking, the investigation and prosecution of and punishment for certain sexual offenses and offenses involving or related to trafficking, reimbursement of certain costs for criminal victims who are children, and the release and reporting of certain information relating to a child; increasing a criminal penalty; creating a criminal offense.


HB 2064 (LC)Anderson, Rodney/ Rinaldi SP: Huffines

Relating to quorum and voting requirements for the transaction of business by the board of the Irving Flood Control District Section III of Dallas County.


HB 2504 (LC)Hernandez/ Coleman SP: Garcia

Relating to the compensation provided to the governing body of certain special districts.


HB 4279 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Uresti

Relating to expansion of the territory of the Frio Hospital District and to the election of the board of directors of the district.


HB 2849 (LC)Burkett/ Bonnen, Greg SP: Perry

Relating to the procedures for removing certain persons' names from the child abuse and neglect central registry.


HB 2271 (LC)Wray SP: Rodríguez

Relating to decedents' estates and certain posthumous gifts.


HB 3481 (LC)Thierry SP: Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the terms of district courts in Harris County.


HB 2927 (LC)Schofield SP: Huffman

Relating to certain powers of an associate judge under the Family Code.


HB 1735 (LC)Faircloth/ Raney SP: Huffman

Relating to certain election officers.


HB 1704 (LC)Kuempel/ Workman SP: Huffman

Relating to the award of court costs and attorney's fees in actions to determine the applicability of certain local government regulations.


HB 834 (LC)Parker SP: Birdwell

Relating to regulating the custody transfer of an adopted child; creating a criminal offense.


HB 874 (LC)Kuempel SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to a charitable raffle ticket awarded as a bingo prize.


HB 999 (LC)Israel/ Laubenberg SP: Zaffirini

Relating to requiring the election of directors of certain districts to be held on a uniform election date.


HB 1043 (LC)Blanco SP: Zaffirini

Relating to a court order authorizing temporary care of a minor child.


HB 1501 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Rodríguez

Relating to child custody evaluations; creating an offense.


HB 1814 (LC)Murr SP: Zaffirini

Relating to application requirements for certain probate proceedings.


HB 1819 (LC)Springer/ Dale/ Canales/ Moody/ Capriglione/ et al. SP: Perry

Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.


HB 1877 (LC)Murr SP: Zaffirini

Relating to a penalty for independent executors who misrepresent in an affidavit in lieu of the inventory, appraisement, and list of claims that certain beneficiaries received the inventory and appraisement.


HB 2048 (LC)Dutton SP: Creighton

Relating to certain procedures for cases and orders relating to the Title IV-D agency.


HB 4284 (LC)Price SP: Seliger

Relating to the jurisdiction of the statutory county courts of Potter County in family law matters.


HB 100 Paddie/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Nevárez/ Kuempel/ Morrison, Geanie W./ et al. SP: Schwertner

Relating to the regulation of transportation network companies; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee.


HB 2253 (CS)Darby SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the interest rate on a refund of ad valorem taxes made following the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's tax liability.


HB 2999 (CS) (LC)Bonnen, Dennis SP: Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain medical centers in certain counties.


HB 4054 (CS) (LC)Murphy SP: Bettencourt

Relating to the application of sales and use taxes to certain food items.


HB 655 (LC)Clardy/ Rodriguez, Justin/ et al. SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the filing of a degree plan by students at public junior colleges.


HB 2431 (LC)Deshotel SP: Creighton

Relating to the participation of public state colleges in the Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant Program.


HB 2895 (LC)Price/ Turner/ Clardy/ Moody/ Burkett/ et al. SP: Seliger

Relating to the requirement that certain public institutions of higher education post mental health resources on the institution's Internet website.


HB 2002 (LC)Lozano SP: Seliger

Relating to the location of the Irma Rangel College of Pharmacy.


HB 1913 (LC)Geren SP: Nelson

Relating to the required qualifications for serving as president of the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and to the prohibition against the award of certain degrees by the center's governing board.


HB 1646 (LC)Lozano/ Herrero SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the waiver of certain fees for an assumed name certificate or a statement of abandonment of use of an assumed name filed by a military veteran.


HB 493 (LC)Perez/ Button/ Murphy/ Clardy/ Blanco SP: Campbell

Relating to reporting requirements for the College Credit for Heroes program.


HB 257 (LC)Hernandez/ Flynn/ Blanco/ Bernal/ Rodriguez, Justin/ et al. SP: Buckingham

Relating to a report by the Texas Workforce Commission regarding the transition from military service to employment.


HB 1606 (LC)Huberty SP: Lucio

Relating to the authority of the Texas Military Department to purchase food and beverages.


HB 1630 (LC)Dale SP: West

Relating to the approval of expenditures for the Texas Military Department.


HB 5 (CS)Frank/ Raymond/ Burkett/ Keough/ Minjarez/ et al. SP: Schwertner

Relating to the powers and duties of the Department of Family and Protective Services and the transfer of certain powers and duties from the Health and Human Services Commission.


HB 938 (LC)Thompson, Ed SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 518 in Pearland as the Officer Endy Ekpanya Memorial Highway.


HB 1249 (LC)Goldman/ et al. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to a prohibition of certain motor vehicles resembling emergency medical services vehicles; creating a criminal offense.


HB 1303 (LC)Stephenson SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 71 in Wharton County as the Roy P. Benavidez Memorial Highway.


HB 3283 (LC)Guillen SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 16 in Duval County as the Al Dean Memorial Highway.


HB 3917 (LC)Landgraf SP: Perry

Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 20 as the Trooper Billy Jack Zachary Memorial Highway.


HB 1178 (CS) (LC)Kuempel/ Moody/ Zerwas/ Sheffield/ Holland SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the punishment for burglary and theft involving controlled substances.


HB 2700 (CS) (LC)Hunter SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the issuance of childhood cancer awareness license plates.


HB 1512 (CS) (LC)Isaac SP: Watson

Relating to the administration of the owner-builder loan program.


HB 2098 (CS) (LC)Geren SP: Watson

Relating to allowing certain wholesalers and distributors to purchase beer, ale, and malt liquor from the holder of a brewpub license.


HB 1449 (CS)Simmons/ Workman/ Paddie/ Fallon/ et al. SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to prohibiting local governments from imposing certain fees on new construction.


HB 1859 (CS) (LC)Simmons SP: Taylor, Van

Relating to certain rental-purchase agreements.


HB 2413 (CS) (LC)Burkett SP: Lucio

Relating to certain identifying information regarding career school or college students.


HB 2928 (LC)Stephenson SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to including the obligations of Federal Home Loan Banks as authorized investments for a governmental entity and the requirements for certificates of deposit or share certificates held as authorized investments for a governmental entity.


HB 3018 (LC)Phelan SP: Creighton

Relating to reciprocity requirements for nonresident insurance agents to offer or sell insurance policies issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.


HB 3049 (LC)Guillen SP: Creighton

Relating to the number of hours of work experience required of a plumber's apprentice to take an examination for a plumber's license.


HB 3275 (LC)Capriglione SP: Campbell

Relating to the monitoring of major information resources projects by the Department of Information Resources.


HB 3276 (LC)Oliverson/ Smithee/ Cook/ Turner/ et al. SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to notice of health benefit plan provider network status provided by certain freestanding emergency medical care facilities.


HB 3803 (LC)Faircloth SP: Zaffirini

Relating to certain authorized investments for domestic life, health, and accident insurers.


HB 2615 Goldman/ et al. SP: Hancock

Relating to the licensing of towing operators and vehicle storage facility employees by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.


HB 3257 Paddie SP: Hancock

Relating to the regulation and inspection of boilers.


HB 2097 (LC)Geren SP: Watson

Relating to the sale of malt liquor, ale, and beer by the holder of a brewpub license.


HB 919 (LC)Kacal/ Shine/ King, Ken/ et al. SP: Schwertner

Relating to workers' compensation insurance coverage for certain intrastate fire mutual aid system team members and regional incident management team members.


HB 1187 (LC)Capriglione SP: Nelson

Relating to the authority of a captive insurance company to provide reinsurance.


HB 1571 (LC)Paddie SP: Hughes

Relating to energy savings performance contracts.


HB 2019 (LC)King, Tracy O./ Flynn/ Guillen/ Elkins SP: Estes

Relating to the regulation of manufactured homes.


HB 2040 (LC)King, Phil SP: Nichols

Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense.


HB 2095 (LC)Kuempel SP: Zaffirini

Relating to transfer of a plumber's license number on the retirement or death of the plumber.


HB 2501 (LC)Phillips SP: Creighton

Relating to insurance requirements for certain nonemergency medical transportation.


HB 2647 (LC)Stephenson SP: Taylor, Larry

Relating to authorized investments of public funds.


HB 2783 (LC)Smithee SP: Watson

Relating to the assessment of litigation costs and attorney fees in certain lawsuits under the public information law.


HB 2067 (LC)Oliveira SP: Nichols

Relating to the registration of a related finance company for purposes of the motor vehicle sales and use tax; repealing the authorization for a fee.


HB 2277 (LC)Darby SP: Watson

Relating to the temporary exemption or tax reduction for certain high-cost gas.


HB 2475 (LC)Davis, Sarah SP: Bettencourt

Relating to the sales and use tax exemption for certain amusement services.


HB 3232 (LC)Darby SP: Bettencourt

Relating to the penalty imposed on certain delinquent oil and gas severance taxes.


HB 3389 (LC)Schofield SP: Bettencourt

Relating to fees taxed as costs of suit for certain delinquent tax suits.


HB 3537 (LC)Geren SP: Hancock

Relating to the use of money subject to restrictions under federal law that is credited to the deferred maintenance fund account.


HB 4038 (LC)Bohac SP: Hancock

Relating to the definition of "qualifying job" for purposes of certification by the comptroller of public accounts as a qualifying data center.


HB 961 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez, Justin SP: Seliger

Relating to the election of junior college district trustees.


HB 2223 (LC)Giddings/ White SP: Zaffirini

Relating to developmental coursework offered by public institutions of higher education under the Texas Success Initiative.


HB 3808 Clardy SP: Menéndez

Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals.


HB 2432 (CS) (LC)Raney SP: Seliger

Relating to certain academic programs and projects undertaken by public institutions of higher education at a location other than the institution's main campus.


HB 3903 Burkett SP: Huffman

Relating to certain political contributions by judicial candidates and officeholders and certain political committees.


HB 53 (LC)Romero, Jr./ Capriglione SP: Huffman

Relating to certain limitations on settlement agreements with a governmental unit.


HB 4032 (LC)Phillips SP: Hughes

Relating to annual limitations on the reimbursement of expenses incurred by district court reporters.


HB 2324 (LC)Israel SP: Zaffirini

Relating to the deadline for volunteer deputy registrars to submit voter registration applications.


HB 1930 (LC)Frullo SP: Perry

Relating to financial accounting and reporting requirements for this state and political subdivisions of this state.


HB 1217 (LC)Parker SP: Creighton

Relating to appointment of and performance of notarial acts by an online notary public and online acknowledgment and proof of written instruments; authorizing a fee and creating a criminal offense.


HB 1106 Thompson, Senfronia SP: Hughes

Relating to the membership of the Texas Racing Commission.


HB 998 (LC)Alvarado SP: Miles

Relating to the confidentiality of certain information stored as part of the preparation of campaign finance reports required to be filed with the clerk of certain counties or municipalities.


HB 3492 (LC)Elkins SP: Bettencourt

Relating to the authority of certain county and district clerks to obtain and retain information that identifies a person filing a document or requesting services.


HB 1463 (LC)Smithee/ Villalba/ Anderson, Charles "Doc"/ et al. SP: Seliger

Relating to procedures for actions alleging failure to comply with certain standards to accommodate persons with disabilities.


HB 1410 (LC)Ortega/ Wu/ Frank/ Cain SP: Rodríguez

Relating to the ability of foster parents to intervene in certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.


HB 431 (LC)Metcalf/ et al. SP: Creighton

Relating to a temporary justice of the peace.


HB 1103 (LC)Hernandez SP: West

Relating to excluding a person on the suspense list from jury duty.


HB 2761 (CS) (LC)Cortez SP: Uresti

Relating to the authority of a defense base development authority to participate in a company or partnership organized to finance redevelopment projects.


HB 804 (CS) (LC)Dale SP: Taylor, Van

Relating to the entitlement of a lessee of property who is required to pay the ad valorem taxes on the property to receive notice of the appraised value of the property.


HB 283 (A)Herrero/ Hunter/ Miller/ Price/ Cortez/ et al. SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the creation of an open burn pit registry for certain service members and veterans.


HB 2207 (CS) (LC)Kuempel SP: Zaffirini

Relating to procedures and fees for the deposit and safekeeping of wills.


HB 2425 Price/ Rose/ Larson/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Oliverson/ et al. SP: Taylor, Van

Relating to a requirement that a hospital allow a patient to designate a caregiver to receive aftercare instruction regarding the patient.


HB 871 (LC)Roberts/ Frank/ Miller/ Wu/ Klick/ et al. SP: Perry

Relating to child and family support services for families in crisis, including authorization agreements.


HB 1076 (LC)Oliverson/ Howard/ Sheffield/ Meyer/ VanDeaver/ et al. SP: Huffines

Relating to the mandatory spinal screening of public and private school students.


HB 2062 (CS)Phillips SP: Estes

Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.


HB 3954 Gonzales, Larry/ Wilson SP: Schwertner

Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.


HB 1978 (LC)Sheffield SP: Buckingham

Relating to physician assistant services performed as volunteer care.


HB 2124 (LC)Minjarez/ Miller/ Blanco SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the procedures for identifying and notifying relevant federal agencies about certain child abuse and neglect investigations.


HB 2180 (LC)Flynn/ VanDeaver SP: Nichols

Relating to the Sulphur River Basin Authority, following recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission.


HB 1946 (LC)Parker SP: Taylor, Van

Relating to the incontestability of certain contracts or leases submitted to the attorney general by certain water districts.


HB 1921 (LC)Flynn SP: Nichols

Relating to the functions and territory of the Upper Colorado River Authority, following the recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission.


HB 1771 Price/ Martinez, "Mando" SP: Seliger

Relating to the use of certain weapons in or on the beds or banks of the Canadian River in Potter County.


HB 1573 (LC)Price SP: Creighton

Relating to personnel requirements for water loss auditors.


HB 965 (LC)Springer SP: Perry

Relating to the authority of a retail public water utility to require an operator of a correctional facility to comply with water conservation measures.


HB 651 (LC)Clardy SP: Hughes

Relating to the election date of the board of directors of the Rusk County Groundwater Conservation District.


HB 572 Stephenson/ González, Mary SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the disposal of pesticides.


HB 51 Guillen/ Bonnen, Dennis SP: Hinojosa

Relating to regulation of the commercial oyster industry in this state; increasing criminal penalties; authorizing a fee.


HB 3618 (LC)King, Tracy O. SP: Perry

Relating to the timing of the expiration of water quality permits.


HB 4122 Kacal/ Guerra SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the transference of certain territory from one groundwater conservation district to another.


HB 3952 (LC)Phillips SP: Perry

Relating to suspension of the activities of the Texas Grain Producer Indemnity Board.


HB 3063 (LC)Kacal/ Burns SP: Perry

Relating to agricultural liens.


HB 2654 (LC)Stucky/ Parker/ Simmons/ Darby SP: Lucio

Relating to the personal liability of certain elected officials under local government programs to fund water and energy savings improvements through assessments.


HB 2943 (LC)Larson/ Price/ Wu/ Israel SP: Perry

Relating to the use of money in the state water pollution control revolving fund.


HB 2215 (LC)Price SP: Miles

Relating to the deadline for adoption of desired future conditions in groundwater conservation districts.


HB 2029 (LC)Lozano/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Villalba/ et al. SP: Perry

Relating to the exemption of certain commercial weighing or measuring devices from registration and inspection requirements.


HB 3976 (CS)Ashby/ Zerwas/ Huberty/ Bernal/ Bonnen, Dennis/ et al. SP: Huffman

Relating to the administration of and benefits payable under the Texas Public School Retired Employees Group Benefits Act.


HB 1469 (LC)Bailes/ Schaefer SP: Schwertner

Relating to qualifications for certain teachers employed by certain open-enrollment charter schools.


HB 1645 (LC)Lozano/ Guillen/ Oliverson/ Koop/ Anderson, Rodney/ et al. SP: Zaffirini

Relating to requiring certain school districts to allow students who participate in Special Olympics to earn a letter on that basis.


HB 3024 (LC)Price/ Raymond SP: Birdwell

Relating to the removal of a public school student from an interscholastic athletic activity on the basis of a suspected concussion.


HB 3157 (LC)Bonnen, Dennis SP: Huffman

Relating to requirements for screenings in public or private schools to detect vision disorders of students.


HB 2130 (LC)Roberts/ Dean/ Simmons/ Moody/ et al. SP: Menéndez

Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Education Agency regarding the statewide assessment program in relation to students in special education programs.


HB 789 (LC)Meyer SP: Huffines

Relating to minimum scores required for students in certain school districts to pass an examination for acceleration or for credit.


HB 639 Anderson, Charles "Doc"/ Huberty/ Kacal/ Stephenson SP: Menéndez

Relating to authorizing the purchase of certain insurance coverage by public schools for the benefit of businesses and students participating in career and technology programs and providing for immunity from liability of certain public school students participating in career and technology programs.


HB 657 (LC)Bernal/ Guillen/ Burns SP: Menéndez

Relating to procedures for a student enrolled in a special education program who fails to perform satisfactorily on certain assessment instruments.


HB 264 (LC)Hernandez SP: Garcia

Relating to public outreach materials to foster awareness of certain public school curriculum requirements.


HB 4056 (CS) (LC)Rose SP: Lucio

Relating to certain research-based practices for use by public school personnel.


HB 1291 (CS)Geren/ Price/ Bonnen, Dennis/ Anderson, Charles "Doc"/ Bohac/ et al. SP: Campbell

Relating to the inclusion of American principles in the public school curriculum and instructional materials.


HB 878 (CS) (LC)King, Ken/ Fallon SP: Perry

Relating to the extension and modification of a public school district depository contract.


HB 3563 (LC)Koop SP: Taylor, Van

Relating to parental notification regarding public school teacher qualifications.


HB 21 (CS)Huberty/ Zerwas/ Turner/ King, Ken/ Dutton/ et al. SP: Taylor, Larry/ et al.

Relating to the public school finance system.


HB 3227 King, Tracy O. SP: Lucio

Relating to the administration and enforcement of produce safety standards by the Department of Agriculture; authorizing an administrative penalty.


HB 2378 (LC)Larson SP: Perry

Relating to extensions of an expired permit for the transfer of groundwater from a groundwater conservation district.


HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

(Second Reading)



HCR 122 (LC)Dean SP: Campbell

Directing the governor of the State of Texas to posthumously award the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor to Master Sergeant Travis E. Watkins.


HCR 45 (LC)White SP: West/ et al.

Urging Congress to bestow the Congressional Medal of Honor on Doris "Dorie" Miller for his heroism during World War II.


HCR 56 (LC)Shine/ Cosper/ Sheffield/ et al. SP: Taylor, Van

Recognizing Texas as a Purple Heart State.


HCR 30 (LC)Springer/ Stucky/ Gonzales, Larry SP: Estes

Urging Congress to direct the Bureau of Land Management to affirm the provisions of the Red River Boundary Compact and to acknowledge that the vegetation line on the south bank of the Red River forms the boundary between Oklahoma and Texas.


HCR 105 (LC)Bonnen, Dennis/ Phelan/ Bonnen, Greg SP: Hinojosa

Encouraging Congress to pass legislation allowing the State of Texas to manage the Gulf of Mexico red snapper fishery out to 200 nautical miles.


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