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COMMITTEE:    Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  2:00 PM or upon adjournment
Monday, May 18, 2015 

PLACE:        E1.012 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Charles Perry 



HB 928        Guillen                 SP: Hinojosa
Relating to state and local planning for and responses to drought.

HB 988        González, Mary | et al. SP: Rodríguez
Relating to a study of the feasibility of establishing a visitors center at Hueco Tanks State Park in El Paso County.

HB 1665       Bonnen, Dennis | et al. SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to notice of water level fluctuations to purchasers of real property adjoining an impoundment of water.

HB 2031       Lucio III | et al.      SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the diversion, treatment, and use of marine seawater and the discharge of treated marine seawater and waste resulting from the desalination of marine seawater; adding provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 3264       Guillen                 SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the enforcement of permit requirements for the operation of a domestic wastewater treatment facility.

HB 3298       Larson | et al.         SP: Perry
Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Water Development Board regarding the development of a market and conveyance network for water in this state.

HB 3405       Isaac | et al.          SP: Campbell
Relating to the territory and authority of the Barton Springs-Edwards Aquifer Conservation District to regulate certain wells for the production of groundwater.

HB 4112       Burns | et al.          SP: Perry
Relating to the rights of an owner of groundwater.

HB 4097       Hunter | et al.         SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to seawater desalination projects.

Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to two(2)minutes per person.


If submitting written testimony, please provide fifteen (15) copies to the committee clerk with your name on each. Copies will be distributed to Committee Members and will be part of our public record.





Bills added after last posting:

HB 3405


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