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COMMITTEE:    Business & Commerce 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, March 14, 2017 

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



To consider the following:


SB 78         Nelson                 
Relating to the disposition of certain state surplus or salvage data processing equipment.

SB 103        Hall                   
Relating to the provision of bags to customers of a business at the point of sale.

SB 113        Huffines               
Relating to the provision of and local regulation of certain for-hire passenger transportation.

SB 176        Schwertner | et al.    
Relating to the regulation of transportation network companies; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a fee.

SB 252        Taylor, Van            
Relating to prohibiting governmental contracts with a company doing business with Iran, Sudan, or a foreign terrorist organization.

SB 253        Taylor, Van            
Relating to investment prohibitions and divestment requirements for certain investments of public money.

SB 361        Nichols                
Relating to transportation network companies.

SB 451        Hancock | et al.       
Relating to regulation of short-term rentals by municipalities and counties.

SB 452        Hancock                
Relating to the effect of certain agreements with a collective bargaining organization on certain state-funded public work contracts.

SB 1002       Hancock                
Relating to accounting principles applicable to pension and other postemployment benefit expenses for electric utilities.

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 copy.


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





Bills deleted after last posting:

SB 706


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