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COMMITTEE:     State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:   9:00 AM, Monday, May 13, 2019 

PLACE:         Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:         Senator Joan Huffman 



To consider the following:


HB 93          Canales                 SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the inclusion of a magistrate's name on certain signed orders.

HB 369         Cain | et al.            SP: Huffman
Relating to jurisdiction in a suit for adoption of a child and the mandatory transfer of certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship to the court in which a suit for adoption is pending.

HB 541         González, Mary | et al.  SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the right to express breast milk.

HB 554         Thompson, Senfronia      SP: Huffman
Relating to temporary orders during the pendency of an appeal in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 770         Davis, Sarah             SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the establishment of an electronic database for settlement agreements for certain suits involving minors or incapacitated persons; authorizing a fee.

HB 882         Bell, Cecil             SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the duration of a bingo occasion.

HB 888         Landgraf | et al.        SP: Perry
Relating to creating the criminal offense of misrepresenting a child as a family member at a port of entry and providing certain benefits to the misrepresented child.

HB 914         Thompson, Senfronia | et al.  SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the regulation of bingo games.

HB 1048        Guillen                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the use of a county early voting polling place by a political subdivision.

HB 1177        Phelan | et al.          SP: Creighton
Relating to carrying a handgun during a state of disaster.

HB 1307        Hinojosa | et al.        SP: Huffman
Relating to the creation of a disaster case management system by the Texas Division of Emergency Management.

HB 1421        Israel | et al.          SP: Zaffirini
Relating to cybersecurity of voter registration lists and other election-related documents, systems, and technology.

HB 1552        Paul | et al.            SP: Schwertner
Relating to the weapons proficiency of and the carrying of a handgun by qualified retired law enforcement officers.

HB 1693        Smithee                 SP: Hughes
Relating to affidavits concerning cost and necessity of services.

HB 1717        White                   SP: Huffman
Relating to a person holding office as a municipal judge in more than one municipality at the same time.

HB 1999        Leach | et al.           SP: Creighton
Relating to certain construction liability claims concerning public buildings and public works.

HB 2075        Neave | et al.           SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the form of a candidate's name on a ballot.

HB 2245        Wray | et al.            SP: Rodríguez
Relating to trusts.

HB 2677        Goldman | et al.         SP: Hughes
Relating to certain restrictions on contributions and expenditures from political funds by a lobbyist.

HB 2706        Capriglione | et al.     SP: Nelson
Relating to authorized investments for governmental entities.

HB 2730        Leach | et al.           SP: Hughes
Relating to civil actions involving the exercise of certain constitutional rights.

HB 2734        Burrows | et al.         SP: Zaffirini
Relating to an anatomical gift on behalf of a resident in a state supported living center.

HB 2757        Leach                   SP: Taylor
Relating to the rule of decision in a court of this state.

HB 2763        Flynn | et al.           SP: Taylor
Relating to the police pension fund in certain municipalities.

HB 2780        Wray                    SP: Rodríguez
Relating to obsolete references to the Texas Probate Code.

HB 2826        Bonnen, Greg | et al.    SP: Huffman
Relating to procurement of a contingent fee contract for legal services by certain governmental entities.

HB 2911        Klick | et al.           SP: Hughes
Relating to voter registration.

HB 2955        Price | et al.           SP: Zaffirini
Relating to oversight of specialty court programs.

HB 3044        Klick | et al.           SP: Hughes
Relating to political expenditures made by a corporation to finance the solicitation of political contributions to a political committee.

HB 3300        Murr | et al.            SP: Huffman
Relating to an award of costs and attorney's fees in a motion to dismiss for certain actions that have no basis in law or fact.

HB 3361        Canales                 SP: Hinojosa
Relating to court reporter service fees in certain counties.

HB 3365        Paul | et al.            SP: Alvarado
Relating to the civil liability of certain persons providing disaster assistance.

HB 3809        Goldman | et al.         SP: Watson
Relating to the accrual of and limitations periods for personal injury claims that arise from certain offenses involving child sexual abuse.

HB 3965        Bohac                   SP: Huffman
Relating to the countywide polling place program.

HCR 35         Miller | et al.          SP: Huffman
Recognizing human trafficking as a public health issue.

HJR 72         White                   SP: Huffman
Proposing a constitutional amendment permitting a person to hold more than one office as a municipal judge at the same time.

Public testimony will be limited to 2 minutes. If submitting written

testimony, please provide 20 copies to the committee clerk with your name

on each.