COMMITTEE:    State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Monday, April 10, 2017 

PLACE:        Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:        Senator Joan Huffman 



To consider the following:


SB 64         Zaffirini
Relating to recording of minutes for a local canvassing authority.

SB 148        Garcia
Relating to eligibility to serve as an interpreter in an election.

SB 257        Taylor, Van
Relating to judicial review of protective orders and the duration of those orders.

SB 379        Perry
Relating to the penalty for noncompliance with certain eminent domain reporting requirements.

SB 511        Rodríguez
Relating to a written declaration to designate a guardian before the need for a guardian arises.

SB 617        Rodríguez
Relating to trusts.

SB 665        Rodríguez
Relating to education requirements for a notary public appointment; authorizing a fee.

SB 753        Perry
Relating to financial accounting and reporting requirements for this state and political subdivisions of this state.

SB 900        Huffman
Relating to the punishment for certain offenses involving family violence; changing the eligibility for parole and mandatory supervision for those offenses.

SB 1233       Rodríguez
Relating to a writ of mandamus by a court of appeals against an associate judge in certain cases.

SB 1242       Rodríguez
Relating to the confidentiality of certain personal information of an applicant for or a person protected by a protective order.

SB 1246       Rodríguez
Relating to the salary of a bailiff in El Paso County.

SB 1343       Hughes
Relating to the prosecution of criminal offenses regarding unauthorized recordings.

SB 1408       Huffines
Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel.

SB 1444       West
Relating to de novo hearings in child protection cases.

SB 1571       Huffman
Relating to the release of a child taken into possession by a law enforcement or juvenile probation officer.

SB 1709       Zaffirini
Relating to the requirement of a guardian to provide information regarding a ward's health and residence to certain relatives of the ward.

SB 1710       Zaffirini
Relating to applications for the complete restoration of a ward's capacity or modification of a guardianship.

SB 1764       Zaffirini
Relating to termination of a guardianship of the estate for a ward who is the designated beneficiary of a Texas Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program account.

SB 1911       Zaffirini
Relating to posting notice of self-help resources on the Internet website of a state court and in the office of the court clerk.

SB 1943       Hughes
Relating to restrictive covenants regarding firearms or firearms ammunition.

SB 1955       Hughes
Relating to expunction of a notice of lis pendens.

SB 1965       Creighton
Relating to enforcement of child support obligations.

SB 1966       Creighton
Relating to certain procedures for cases and orders relating to the Title IV-D agency.

SB 2189       Huffman
Relating to the appointment of an attorney pro tem for certain criminal proceedings.

SB 2255       Campbell
Relating to the composition of the Comal County Juvenile Board.

Public testimony will be limited to 2 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide 15 copies to the committee clerk with your name on each.