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COMMITTEE:     Water & Rural Affairs 

TIME & DATE:   11:00 AM or upon adjournment/recess
Thursday, May 9, 2019 

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



HB 137         Hinojosa | et al.        SP: Perry
Relating to reports by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality about dams that have certain hazard classifications.

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

HB 406         Price | et al.           SP: Zaffirini
Relating to organ donor registration information when applying for a hunting or fishing license on the Internet.

HB 489         Springer                SP: Seliger
Relating to the use of certain weapons in or on the beds or banks of certain rivers and streams in particular counties.

HB 721         Larson | et al.          SP: Perry
Relating to the duty of the Texas Water Development Board to conduct studies of and prepare and submit reports on aquifer storage and recovery and aquifer recharge projects.

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Relating to the use of water withdrawn from the Edwards Aquifer by certain entities.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 2846        Larson | et al.          SP: Huffman
Relating to the sale of the Allens Creek Reservoir project.

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.

HB 4690        Thompson, Ed             SP: Taylor
Relating to the territory, powers, and administration of the Gulf Coast Water Authority.



Bills added after last posting:

HB 406

HB 721

HB 4690


** See Committee Coordinator for previous versions of the schedule **