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COMMITTEE:    State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Monday, March 23, 2015 

PLACE:        Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:        Senator Joan Huffman 



To consider the following:


SB 178        Nichols
Relating to prohibiting the use of eminent domain to take private property for recreational purposes.

SB 378        Rodríguez
Relating to the liability of certain social workers who provide volunteer health care services to charitable organizations.

SB 387        Rodríguez
Relating to trusts.

SB 479        Schwertner
Relating to establishing actual progress for the purposes of determining the right to repurchase real property from a condemning entity.

SB 824        Huffman
Relating to the number of jurors required in certain civil cases pending in a statutory county court.

SB 909        Zaffirini
Relating to the county courts at law in Bexar County.

SB 940        Taylor, Van
Relating to the notification and reporting duties of a state governmental entity with public retirement system investment holdings in Sudan or Iran.

SCR 1         Creighton | et al.
Claiming sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution over all powers not otherwise enumerated and granted to the federal government by the U.S. Constitution, serving notice to the federal government to halt and reverse certain mandates, and providing that certain federal legislation be prohibited or repealed.

At the Chair's discretion, the committee may also consider any pending business.


Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies to the committee clerk with your name on each.