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COMMITTEE:     Water & Rural Affairs 

TIME & DATE:   11:00 AM or upon adjournment
Monday, May 6, 2019 

PLACE:         E1.012 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:         Senator Charles Perry 








SB 978         Hughes
Relating to a study of the feasibility of converting quarries and surface mine pits for use as water storage reservoirs to enhance this state's available water supply.

HB 191         Stephenson | et al.      SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the disposal of pesticides.

HB 1181        Guillen                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the regulation of commercial catfish fishing on Falcon Lake.

HB 1537        Shine | et al.           SP: Buckingham
Relating to the terms and election of the members of the board of directors of the Elm Creek Watershed Authority.

HB 1574        Paddie                  SP: Hughes
Relating to the composition of the Riverbend Water Resources District and the terms of the board of directors of that district.

HB 1806        King, Tracy O.           SP: Campbell
Relating to the use of water withdrawn from the Edwards Aquifer by certain entities.

HB 1824        Murr                    SP: Flores
Relating to use of funds collected by the Parks and Wildlife Commission from the sale of certain materials.

HB 2202        Miller                  SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the appointment and election of levee improvement district directors.

HB 2305        Morrison | et al.        SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to a work group on enhancing the training and credentialing of emergency management personnel.

HB 2340        Dominguez | et al.       SP: Johnson
Relating to emergency and disaster management, response, and recovery.

HB 2729        Minjarez                SP: Campbell
Relating to the administration, duties, and operation of the Edwards Aquifer Authority; authorizing a fee.

HB 2914        Bell, Cecil             SP: Alvarado
Relating to the necessity of hearings regarding the dissolution or conversion of certain conservation and reclamation districts.

HB 3070        King, Ken | et al.       SP: Zaffirini
Relating to grants for emergency assistance under the rural volunteer fire department assistance program.

HB 3366        Kacal | et al.           SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the deposit and distribution by the Texas Racing Commission of certain pari-mutuel wagering funds to benefit the Texas-bred program.

Public testimony will be limited to 2 minutes.

If submitting written testimony, please provide 10 copies to the committee

clerk with your name and bill number on each copy.




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