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COMMITTEE:    State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Thursday, April 20, 2017 

PLACE:        Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:        Senator Joan Huffman 



To consider the following:


SB 55         Zaffirini
Relating to a study of the use of a patient-reported outcomes registry in conjunction with health coverage for certain governmental employees.

SB 394        Buckingham | et al.
Relating to the required vote by a presidential elector; providing a civil penalty.

SB 513        Rodríguez
Relating to the disposition of remains and anatomical gifts.

SB 807        Creighton
Relating to choice of law and venue for certain construction contracts.

SB 926        Rodríguez
Relating to durable powers of attorney.

SB 1016       Creighton
Relating to the appointment and duties of court investigators for certain courts in guardianship proceedings.

SB 1017       Rodríguez
Relating to decedents' estates and certain posthumous gifts.

SB 1074       Buckingham
Relating to the persons authorized to make an anatomical gift.

SB 1109       Birdwell
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to change the date of the general election for officers.

SB 1812       Taylor, Van
Relating to the authority of an appraisal district to use public money for lobbying activity.

SB 1820       Burton
Relating to a duplicate application for a ballot to be voted by mail.

SB 1945       Hughes
Relating to the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act.

SB 2094       Hall | et al.
Relating to establishment of the immigration authority delegation training grant program for local law enforcement agencies.

SJR 6         Zaffirini
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to require a court to provide notice to the attorney general of a challenge to the constitutionality of a state statute and authorizing the legislature to prescribe a waiting period before the court may enter a judgment holding the statute unconstitutional.

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.