COMMITTEE:    Business & Commerce 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, February 28, 2017 

PLACE:        E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Kelly Hancock 



The Senate Committee on Business and Commerce will consider and adopt the Committee rules, and conduct any other organizational business deemed necessary by the Chair.


The Committee will also take up and consider the following:



SB 20         Taylor, Larry | et al. 
Relating to health plan and health benefit plan coverage for abortions.

SB 79         Nelson                 
Relating to the production of public information available on a publicly accessible website.

SB 115        Huffines               
Relating to the Internet broadcast of certain open meetings.

SB 347        Watson | et al.        
Relating to the applicability of open meetings and public information laws to regional water planning groups and their committees.

SB 407        Watson | et al.        
Relating to the exception from disclosure under the public information law for information related to competition or bidding.

SB 408        Watson | et al.        
Relating to the definition of a governmental body for the purposes of the public information law.

SB 510        Zaffirini | et al.     
Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in ad valorem tax appraisal records.

SB 515        Taylor, Van            
Relating to the right of certain public officers to access public information, documents, records, and property.


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 copy.


You may register for this hearing using the Senate kiosk located in the extension hallways or by going to http://swrs.