COMMITTEE:    Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Friday, May 19, 2017 

PLACE:        E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Charles Perry 



HB 550        Guillen                 SP: Perry
Relating to sound-producing devices on vessels.

HB 922        Workman                 SP: Buckingham
Relating to the creation of the Southwestern Travis County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees.

HB 1510       Isaac                   SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the transfer of certain functions related to emergency services districts from the Department of Agriculture to the Texas Division of Emergency Management.

HB 2009       Bonnen, Greg | et al.   SP: Taylor, Larry
Relating to an exemption for certain law enforcement and military personnel from the requirement to complete a hunter education program.

HB 2358       Metcalf | et al.        SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the affidavit of a voter in a confirmation election for a water district.

HB 2771       Phelan | et al.         SP: Nichols
Relating to the elimination of a fee collected for an on-site wastewater treatment permit application.

HB 3188       Alvarado                SP: Menéndez
Relating to the number of civil works projects certain municipally owned water utilities may contract for in a fiscal year.

HB 3535       Keough | et al.         SP: Perry
Relating to the taking of certain feral hogs and coyotes using a hot air balloon.

HB 3582       Paddie                  SP: Buckingham
Relating to the abolition of certain entities associated with the Department of Agriculture.

HB 3781       Phelan                  SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the uses of the lifetime license endowment account by the Parks and Wildlife Department.

Public testimony will be limited to 2 minutes.


If submitting written testimony, please provide 15 copies to the committee clerk with your name and bill number on each copy.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 922

HB 1510

HB 2009

HB 2358

HB 3188

HB 3535

HB 3781


Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 31

HB 1207

HB 1208

HB 1260

HB 1724

HB 2004

HB 2369

HB 2377

HB 2817

HB 2825

HB 2938

HB 3025

HB 3987


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