COMMITTEE:    Business & Commerce 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, May 12, 2015 

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



HB 311        Canales                 SP: Lucio
Relating to an executory contract for the conveyance of real property; providing a penalty.

HB 574        Bonnen, Greg | et al.   SP: Campbell
Relating to the operation of certain managed care plans with respect to certain physicians and health care providers; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 796        Geren | et al.          SP: Eltife
Relating to the purchase of certain insurance coverage and the performance of related risk management services for the Texas State University System and the component institutions of that system.

HB 1049       Rodriguez, Eddie | et al.    SP: Rodríguez
Relating to the classification of licensed massage therapy programs as postsecondary education programs.

HB 1348       Geren                   SP: Eltife
Relating to the approval of certain alcoholic beverages by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.

HB 1454       Raney | et al.          SP: Eltife
Relating to notice, reporting, and records requirements for holders of certain personal property that is or may be presumed abandoned.

HB 1853       Button | et al.         SP: Huffines
Relating to the removal of a tenant's personal property after a writ of possession has been issued in an eviction suit.

HB 1890       Elkins                  SP: West
Relating to the development and implementation of a statewide strategy for legacy system modernization.

HB 1912       Elkins                  SP: Zaffirini
Relating to employment of a statewide data coordinator in the Department of Information Resources.

HB 2066       Oliveira | et al.       SP: Watson
Relating to the rescission of nonjudicial foreclosure sales.

HB 2439       Smith                   SP: Eltife
Relating to inspections and other activities conducted by engineers in connection with the issuance of certain windstorm and hail insurance.

HB 2717       Goldman | et al.        SP: West
Relating to the deregulation of hair braiding.

HB 2735       Capriglione | et al.    SP: Hancock
Relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages in certain areas annexed by a municipality.

HB 2879       González, Mary          SP: Rodríguez
Relating to a study by the General Land Office regarding the feasibility of creating a mechanism by which a governmental entity could acquire small parcels of real property in an area and convey them to a developer in order to ensure the property is developed in compliance with model subdivision rules.

HB 3091       Miles                   SP: Eltife
Relating to the standards for boiler inspection agencies.

HB 3132       Parker                  SP: Birdwell
Relating to eligibility requirements to act as a financial adviser or investment adviser in relation to certain public securities.

HB 3315       Gutierrez               SP: 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.

HB 3872       Paul                    SP: Eltife
Relating to continuing education requirements for an insurance agent, insurance adjuster, or public adjuster; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

Please provide 20 copies of all written testimony.


Oral testimony will be limited to 3 minutes.