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Supplemental House Calendar

Monday, May 18, 2015

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********** GENERAL STATE CALENDAR **********
SENATE BILLS
THIRD READING

SB 498              Taylor, Larry / et al.

SP: Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to building code requirements for residential property insured by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

SB 481              Hancock / et al.

SP: Smithee

Relating to consumer information concerning facility-based physicians and notice and availability of mediation for balance billing by a facility-based physician.

SB 686              Seliger / et al.

SP: Clardy

Relating to the Math and Science Scholars Loan Repayment Program.

SB 652              Schwertner

SP: Farney / Simmons / Oliveira / et al.

Relating to excluding a franchisor as an employer of a franchisee or a franchisee's employees.

SB 746              Whitmire / et al.

SP: Turner, Sylvester

Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators; amending provisions subject to criminal penalties.

SB 2034             Lucio / et al.

SP: Lucio III

Relating to the creation of the Cameron County Healthcare District; granting the authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain.

SB 837              Watson / et al.

SP: Workman

Relating to a common characteristic or use project in a public improvement district in certain municipalities.

SB 459              Lucio / et al.

SP: Alvarado

Relating to the creation of the Advisory Council on Cultural Affairs in the office of the governor.

SB 653              Eltife

SP: Oliveira

Relating to increasing the amount of burial benefits required to be paid by an insurance carrier under the workers' compensation system.

SB 1057             Hinojosa

SP: Herrero

Relating to the provision of funding for indigent defense services.

SB 934              Kolkhorst / et al.

SP: Farney

Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide mathematics instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 12:25 AM on Friday, May 15, 2015

SB 876              Eltife

SP: Frullo

Relating to the licensing of insurance agents and adjusters; providing a penalty.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 4:59 AM on Friday, May 15, 2015

SB 455              Creighton

SP: Schofield

Relating to special three-judge district courts convened to hear certain cases.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 6:00 AM on Friday, May 15, 2015

SB 1173             Nichols

SP: Phillips

Relating to commercial driver's licenses and commercial learner's permits and the operation of commercial motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty; authorizing fees.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 1:10 PM on Friday, May 15, 2015

SB 206              Schwertner / et al.

SP: Burkett / Raymond

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Family and Protective Services and procedures applicable to suits affecting the parent-child relationship, investigations of child abuse and neglect, and conservatorship of a child; affecting fee amounts and authorizing an administrative penalty.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 6:00 AM

SB 268              Watson / et al.

SP: Anchia

Relating to the duties of a magistrate to inform an arrested person of consequences of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 9:00 AM

SB 1697             Huffman

SP: Smithee / Elkins / Fallon / Rinaldi

Relating to the confidentiality of certain information regarding procedures and substances used in the execution of a convict.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 10:00 AM

SB 20               Nelson / et al.

SP: Price / Cook / Raymond / Kuempel

Relating to state agency contracting; authorizing fees; creating an offense.


********** POSTPONED BUSINESS **********
UNTIL 12:00 PM

SB 1282             Eltife

SP: Parker

Relating to the regulation of consumer credit transactions and the regulatory authority of the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner.

SB 461              Perry / et al.

SP: Parker

Relating to false or misleading packaging, labeling, or advertising of certain abusable synthetic substances; providing civil penalties; creating a criminal offense.


********** GENERAL STATE CALENDAR **********
SENATE BILLS
SECOND READING

SB 55               Nelson / et al.

SP: King, Susan

Relating to the creation of a grant program to support community mental health programs for veterans with mental illness.

SB 339              Eltife / et al.

SP: Klick / Zerwas / Zedler / Coleman / Sheffield / et al.

Relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis and the regulation of related organizations and individuals; requiring a dispensing organization to obtain a license to dispense low-THC cannabis and any employee of a dispensing organization to obtain a registration; authorizing fees.

SB 169              Uresti / et al.

SP: King, Susan

Relating to ensuring that certain military members and their spouses and dependents maintain their positions on interest lists or other waiting lists for certain health and human services assistance programs.

SB 912              Eltife

SP: Crownover

Relating to a volume-based exemption from reporting requirements for certain accidental discharges or spills from wastewater facilities.


********** RESOLUTIONS CALENDAR **********
HOUSE RESOLUTIONS

HCR 90              Hunter / Lozano / Herrero / Morrison / Fallon

Requesting the speaker and lieutenant governor to create a joint interim committee to study seawater desalination on the Texas coast.

HCR 96              Hunter

Requesting the speaker of the house of representatives and the lieutenant governor to create a joint interim committee to study the issue of advertising public notices.

HCR 57              Anchia / Craddick / Nevárez / Crownover / Darby / et al.

Urging the U.S. Congress to end the ban on crude oil exports.

HCR 63              Wu / Darby / Keffer / Anchia / Lozano / et al.

Urging the U.S. Congress to expedite natural gas exports.

HCR 26              Flynn / et al.

Urging the United States Congress to repeal the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

HCR 74              Davis, Yvonne

Directing the Texas Water Development Board and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to support the creation of a model water recycling project in an appropriate location.

HCR 107             Hunter

Requesting the lieutenant governor and the speaker of the house of representatives to create a joint interim committee to study human trafficking in Texas.

HCR 109             Paul / Miller, Rick / Bonnen, Greg

Urging Congress to encourage the Department of Defense to relocate the United States Africa Command to Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base in Houston.

HR 1508             King, Tracy O. / Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Expressing support for the use of sound science to study and regulate modern agricultural technologies and opposition to legislative or regulatory action that may result in unnecessary restrictions on the technologies.