COMMITTEE:    Natural Resources & Economic Development 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Tuesday, April 04, 2017 

PLACE:        E1.012 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Craig Estes 



To consider the following:


SB 400        Kolkhorst              
Relating to the verification of information provided to the comptroller and contained in reports on compliance with agreements under the Texas Economic Development Act.

SB 580        Estes                  
Relating to the licensure or certification of volunteer firefighters and members of industrial emergency response teams.

SB 650        Bettencourt            
Relating to tax increment financing.

SB 1330       Seliger                
Relating to funding for the operations of the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission.

SB 1465       Taylor, Larry          
Relating to the authority of certain ex officio members of the board of directors of a tax increment financing reinvestment zone to elect not to serve on the board.

SB 1667       Seliger                
Relating to the functions of the Texas Low Level Radioactive Waste Compact Commission.

SB 1748       Hinojosa               
Relating to use of tax revenue by certain development corporations for job-related skills training.

SB 1765       Garcia | et al.        
Relating to tax increment reinvestment zone transparency and accountability.

SB 1871       Zaffirini              
Relating to the creation of the offense of petroleum product or oil and gas equipment theft.

SB 1915       Buckingham             
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain outdoor burning violations.

SB 1917       Buckingham             
Relating to an exemption for certain quarries from regulation as aggregate production operations.

SB 2100       Garcia                 
Relating to a study of the fees charged by the Railroad Commission of Texas.

At the Chair's discretion, the Committee may also consider any pending business.

Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per person. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies with your name on each to the

committee clerk.