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COMMITTEE:    Business & Commerce 

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

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



To consider the following:


SB 341        Perry                  
Relating to the consequences of the possession of illegal synthetic cannabinoids on a holder of or applicant for certain alcoholic beverage licenses and liability of a person who provides, sells, or serves a synthetic cannabinoid to another person.

SB 417        Watson                 
Relating to notice to policyholders and agents of certain changes to property and casualty insurance policies.

SB 718        Creighton              
Relating to the regulation of insurance adjusters.

SB 734        Hancock | et al.       
Relating to the sale of distilled spirits to ultimate consumers by the holder of a distiller's and rectifier's permit.

SB 750        Birdwell | et al.      
Relating to restrictions on holders of package store permits.

SB 838        Zaffirini              
Relating to certain images captured by an unmanned aircraft.

SB 896        Seliger                
Relating to the status of powdered alcohol as an alcoholic beverage for purposes of the Alcoholic Beverage Code.

SB 951        Hancock                
Relating to the regulation of the manufacture and sale of wine and certain related activities; authorizing a fee.

SB 952        Hancock                
Relating to enforcement of a lien on property in a self-service storage facility by a sale conducted through an Internet website.

SB 1012       Creighton              
Relating to notification by an insurer of certain disciplinary actions imposed on the insurer for a violation of the insurance laws of another state.

SB 1147       Watson | et al.        
Relating to the establishment of the Texas State Music Museum and Texas Music Foundation; authorizing fees.

SB 1176       Campbell               
Relating to the transfer of alcoholic beverages between certain noncontiguous permitted premises.

SB 1248       Buckingham             
Relating to municipal regulation of manufactured home communities.

SB 1519       Hancock                
Relating to the promotion, sponsorship or advertising of an entertainment event or alcoholic beverage brand or product and a facility owned by a convention center development corporation

SB 1760       Creighton
Relating to product tastings of alcoholic beverages on certain permitted premises.

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 and bill number on each copy.


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Bills added after last posting:

SB 1760


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