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Local, Consent, and Resolutions Calendar

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
9:00 AM

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********** HOUSE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS **********

HB 1459             Bohac

Relating to the powers and duties of the West Harris County Regional Water Authority.

HB 4137             Allen

Relating to the qualifications of directors of the Spectrum Management District.

HB 4158             Bell

Relating to the creation of the East Waller County Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HB 4178             Farney

Relating to the creation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 31; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4179             Farney

Relating to the creation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 32; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4196             Stephenson

Relating to the powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 65 of Fort Bend County, Texas; providing authority to issue bonds payable from taxes.

HB 4204             Farney

Relating to the creation of the Williamson County Municipal Utility District No. 33; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

HB 4206             Riddle

Relating to the powers and duties of the Dowdell Public Utility District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.


********** SENATE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS **********

SB 60               Nelson

SP: Price

Relating to video recordings made by children's advocacy centers.

SB 292              Nelson / et al.

SP: Crownover

Relating to a request for a waiver of the waiting period before human remains may be cremated.

SB 308              Whitmire / et al.

SP: Coleman

Relating to the powers and duties of campus police departments at private institutions of higher education.

SB 363              Fraser

SP: Murr

Relating to the election dates for directors of the Bandera County River Authority and Groundwater District.

SB 383              Uresti / et al.

SP: Bernal

Relating to the time of delivery to the early voting ballot board for ballots voted by mail in certain counties.

SB 408              Rodríguez / et al.

SP: Blanco

Relating to consideration of a bidder's principal place of business in awarding certain county contracts.

SB 431              Seliger

SP: Phelan

Relating to the deadline for filing a candidate's personal financial statement.

SB 450              Schwertner

SP: Sheets

Relating to the liability of a political subdivision of this state for certain claims relating to land acquired by the political subdivision under certain circumstances.

SB 462              Huffman / et al.

SP: Farrar

Relating to authorizing a revocable deed that transfers real property at the transferor's death.

SB 463              Huffman

SP: Kuempel

Relating to the restructuring of certain fund accounts of the Texas County and District Retirement System.

SB 540              Eltife

SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the hours during which a holder of a retail dealer's on-premise late hours license may sell beer.

SB 607              Hancock

SP: Alvarado

Relating to the Texas Interagency Council for the Homeless.

SB 680              Nelson

SP: Capriglione

Relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages in areas annexed or owned by certain municipalities.

SB 685              Seliger

SP: Raney

Relating to the applicability of open meetings and public information laws to the education research center advisory board.

SB 737              Rodríguez

SP: Moody

Relating to certain protective orders and magistrate's orders for emergency protection.

SB 783              Eltife

SP: Frullo

Relating to the development of antifraud educational programs by the Texas Department of Insurance and acceptance of gifts, grants, and donations for the department's fraud unit.

SB 853              Kolkhorst / et al.

SP: Button

Relating to the signature requirement for a sales tax permit application filed electronically.

SB 854              Zaffirini

SP: Lucio III

Relating to the renewal or amendment of certain permits issued by groundwater conservation districts.

SB 862              Birdwell

SP: Keffer

Relating to voting methods in a property owners' association election or vote.

SB 864              Birdwell

SP: Keffer

Relating to secret ballots in a property owners' association election or vote.

SB 866              Taylor, Larry

SP: Bonnen, Greg / Bonnen, Dennis / Faircloth

Relating to the regulation of amusement redemption machine game rooms in certain counties.

SB 871              Zaffirini

SP: Cyrier

Relating to the compensation of county auditors for certain counties.

SB 875              Eltife

SP: Flynn

Relating to the regulation of state trust companies.

SB 914              Kolkhorst / et al.

SP: Schubert / Raymond / Naishtat

Relating to a council on long-term care facility surveys and informal dispute resolution.

SB 949              Uresti / et al.

SP: Naishtat

Relating to the release of certain child fatality and near-fatality information for abused or neglected children.

SB 956              Eltife

SP: Muñoz, Jr.

Relating to the delivery of personal automobile and residential property insurance policies; adding provisions that may be subject to a criminal penalty.

SB 978              Creighton

SP: Sheets

Relating to public information regarding workers' compensation insurance rate filings.

SB 1008             Eltife

SP: Frullo

Relating to the authority of certain domestic life, health, and accident insurance companies to make investments in mezzanine real estate loans.

SB 1020             Creighton

SP: Murr

Relating to the designation of the trustee of an express trust as a beneficiary of a trust account or a P.O.D. payee of a P.O.D. account.

SB 1075             Eltife

SP: Flynn

Relating to criminal history record information obtained by the consumer credit commissioner.

SB 1148             Watson / et al.

SP: Geren

Relating to the functions of the Public Utility Commission of Texas in relation to the economic regulation of water and sewer service.

SB 1203             Rodríguez

SP: Pickett

Relating to exemptions from the applicability of the Texas Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act of 2009 and other laws applicable to residential mortgage loan originators.

SB 1204             Rodríguez

SP: Márquez

Relating to a waiver of fees by the Department of Agriculture and the Parks and Wildlife Department for certain educational programs involving aquaculture and hydroponics.

SB 1235             Whitmire

SP: Fletcher

Relating to defining the duties and to the penalties concerning pain management clinics.

SB 1279             Campbell / et al.

SP: Morrison

Relating to designated emergency infant care providers for certain abandoned children.

SB 1281             Zaffirini

SP: Coleman

Relating to the authority of a local government to participate in a cooperative purchasing program with local governments of this state or another state.

SB 1427             Lucio

SP: Smithee

Relating to authorizing an insurer's deposit of certain money and other assets with the Texas Department of Insurance.

SB 1448             Ellis

SP: Miller, Rick

Relating to holding a primary election for a political party in a county without party leadership.

SB 1485             Garcia

SP: Guillen

Relating to the availability of death records of unidentified persons.

SB 1554             Eltife

SP: Meyer

Relating to the regulation of rates for certain personal automobile insurance.

SB 1587             Eltife

SP: VanDeaver / Simpson / Paddie / Clardy

Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.

SB 1654             Hancock / et al.

SP: Sheets

Relating to the standard valuation for life insurance, accident and health insurance, and annuities and the nonforfeiture requirements of certain life insurance policies; amending provisions that may be subject to a criminal penalty.

SB 1766             Creighton / et al.

SP: Metcalf

Relating to exemptions from certain regulation for small honey production operations.

SB 1779             Menéndez

SP: Minjarez

Relating to the order of candidate names on a runoff expedited election ballot.

SB 1853             Lucio / et al.

SP: Phillips

Relating to authorizing the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas to establish a statewide program for the prevention and detection of certain criminal offenses.

SB 2054             Birdwell

SP: Cook

Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Juvenile Justice Department to the State Orphans Home Alumni Association.

SCR 33              Rodríguez

SP: Blanco

Designating September 8 as Major Jefferson Van Horne Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2015.