COMMITTEE:    Business & Commerce 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 14, 2015 

PLACE:        E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Kevin Eltife 



SB 525        Birdwell
Relating to ad valorem tax lien transfers.

SB 799        Eltife
Relating to indemnification and duties of engineers and architects under certain governmental contracts.

SB 862        Birdwell
Relating to voting methods in a property owners' association election or vote.

SB 864        Birdwell
Relating to secret ballots in a property owners' association election or vote.

SB 988        Perry
Relating to the prohibited disposition of a decedent's remains by a person charged with certain criminal conduct against the decedent; providing an administrative penalty.

SB 1021       Creighton
Relating to reporting requirements for certain unclaimed property.

SB 1168       West
Relating to the operation of certain property owners' associations.

SB 1233       Taylor, Larry
Relating to authorizing certain distributions of income from a nonprofit corporation to members of the corporation who are certain nonprofit corporations.

SB 1443       Eltife
Relating to the licensing and regulation of auctioneers and associate auctioneers; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty; requiring an occupational license.

SB 1503       Eltife
Relating to changing the name of the Medical Advisory Committee appointed by the Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation to the Combative Sports Advisory Board and allowing the board to address a broader range of issues.

SB 1626       Rodríguez
Relating to the regulation by a developer of the installation of solar energy devices in a residential subdivision.

SB 1638       Zaffirini
Relating to training for state employees, including procurement and contract management training.

SB 1774       Menéndez
Relating to the definition of serious mental illness for purposes of certain group health benefit plans.

SB 1852       Nichols
Relating to the adoption of an amendment procedure for restrictive covenants affecting real property in certain residential subdivisions.

SB 2003       Eltife | et al.
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for ovarian cancer screening.

Please provide 20 copies of all written testimony.


Oral testimony will be limited to 3 minutes.