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Daily House Calendar

Thursday, April 16, 2015

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********** CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS CALENDAR **********
HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS
SECOND READING

HJR 73              Geren / Larson / Thompson, Senfronia / Sheets / Anderson, Rodney

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit professional sports team charitable foundations to conduct charitable raffles.

HJR 75              Bonnen, Dennis / Martinez Fischer

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran who died before the law authorizing a residence homestead exemption for such a veteran took effect.


********** GENERAL STATE CALENDAR **********
HOUSE BILLS
SECOND READING

HB 975              Geren / Larson / Thompson, Senfronia / Sheets / Anderson, Rodney / et al.

Relating to charitable raffles conducted by certain professional sports team charitable foundations; providing penalties.

HB 992              Bonnen, Dennis / Martinez Fischer

Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran.

HB 1690             King, Phil / Bonnen, Dennis / Davis, Sarah / Sheets / Smithee / et al.

Relating to the prosecution of offenses against public administration, including ethics offenses.

HB 643              Harless

Relating to the procedures for discharging bail in certain criminal proceedings.

HB 896              Hernandez

Relating to creating a criminal offense regarding the breach of computer security.

HB 1769             Zerwas

Relating to requirements for assisted living facility license applicants.

HB 1771             Raney / Johnson

Relating to the donation of sick leave by state employees.

HB 1853             Button / Burkett

Relating to the removal of a tenant's personal property after a writ of possession has been issued in an eviction suit.

HB 1926             Kacal / Burkett / Flynn / Crownover / Button

Relating to the governance of certain municipal power agencies; providing authority to issue bonds.

HB 1914             Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to the frequency with which the Board of Pardons and Paroles considers the eligibility of certain inmates for release on parole.

HB 1925             Geren

Relating to the transfer of the Texas Farm and Ranch Lands Conservation Program to the Parks and Wildlife Department.

HB 2769             Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to the date of expiration of a certain pilot revolving loan program established under the loanstar revolving loan program to provide for energy efficiency measures and renewable energy technology for certain organizations.

HB 2848             Crownover / Howard / Darby / Clardy / Keffer / et al.

Relating to the amount and allocation of the annual constitutional appropriation to certain agencies and institutions of higher education.

HB 3633             Herrero

Relating to reimbursement for the costs of legal services provided to an indigent defendant in a criminal case.