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COMMITTEE:    Natural Resources & Economic Development 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Tuesday, April 18, 2017 

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



To consider the following:


SB 462        Garcia | et al.
Relating to a database of employers penalized for failure to pay wages or convicted of certain offenses involving wage theft.

SB 600        Burton
Relating to the repeal of the Texas Economic Development Act.

SB 1137       Seliger
Relating to the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact waste disposal facility.

SB 1162       Garcia
Relating to the payment of gratuities to certain employees.

SB 1354       West
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to pledge certain tax revenue for the payment of obligations related to hotel projects.

SB 1804       Lucio
Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue to construct, enhance, upgrade, and maintain coastal sports facilities in certain municipalities.

SB 2003       Watson
Relating to the low-income vehicle repair assistance, retrofit, and accelerated vehicle retirement program and local initiative air quality projects.

SB 2056       Perry
Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue by certain municipalities.

SB 2146       Taylor, Larry
Relating to the application of and use of revenue from hotel occupancy taxes imposed by municipalities and counties.

SB 2166       Creighton
Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenues in certain municipalities.


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



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.