Notice of Intent for 3/19/2015

NOTICE OF INTENT



Thursday

March 19, 2015




SCR 5 (CS)Estes/ et al.

Urging Congress to reimburse the State of Texas for bearing the financial burden of the federal government's responsibility to secure the Texas-Mexico international border.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:58 AM, 03/17/15


SB 11 (CS)Birdwell/ Bettencourt/ Burton/ Campbell/ Creighton/ et al.

Relating to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.

Corrected Comm. report printed and distributed 07:26 PM, 03/16/15


SB 44 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to matching private grants given to enhance additional research activities at institutions of higher education.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:10 PM, 03/16/15


SB 135 (CS)Whitmire/ et al.

Relating to the organization of a grand jury.

Committee report printed and distributed 09:20 PM, 03/16/15


SB 140 (LC)Perry

Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for telecommunications services used for the navigation of certain farm and ranch machinery and equipment.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:08 PM, 03/17/15


SB 169 (CS)Uresti/ et al.

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.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:31 PM, 03/16/15


SB 172 (CS)Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the addition of certain substances to Penalty Groups 1-A and 2 of the Texas Controlled Substances Act for criminal prosecution and other purposes.

Committee report printed and distributed 09:30 PM, 03/16/15


SB 173 (CS)Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the designation for criminal prosecution and other purposes of certain chemicals commonly referred to as synthetic cannabinoids as controlled substances and controlled substance analogues under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

Committee report printed and distributed 09:14 PM, 03/16/15


SB 219 (CS)Schwertner/ et al.

Relating to the provision of health and human services in this state, including the powers and duties of the Health and Human Services Commission and other state agencies, and the licensing of certain health professionals; clarifying certain statutory provisions; authorizing the imposition of fees.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:14 PM, 03/09/15


SB 289 Estes

Relating to the licensure or certification of volunteer firefighters and members of industrial emergency response teams.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:11 AM, 03/18/15


SB 293 (CS)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to a clarification of the law governing eligibility of certain events for funding under the Major Events trust fund.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:09 PM, 03/02/15


SB 306 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the information included in the annual report of the State Commission on Judicial Conduct.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:12 PM, 03/16/15


SB 316 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the prioritization of certain available legal defense services when appointing representation for an indigent defendant in a criminal case.

Committee report printed and distributed 08:12 PM, 03/16/15


SB 317 (LC)Hinojosa/ Lucio/ Zaffirini

Relating to The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:09 PM, 03/16/15


SB 373 West

Relating to increased oversight by the Department of State Health Services of hospitals that commit certain violations.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:11 PM, 03/09/15


SB 390 Burton

Relating to docket preference for trials in which the alleged victim is younger than 14 years of age.

Committee report printed and distributed 08:14 PM, 03/16/15


SB 398 Schwertner/ et al.

Relating to fingerprints collected by the Texas Department of Public Safety from an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate and used for the department's image verification system.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:13 PM, 03/16/15


SB 431 (LC)Seliger

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

Committee report printed and distributed 02:15 PM, 03/16/15


SB 435 (CS) (LC)Lucio

Relating to the powers and duties of a county treasurer.

Committee report printed and distributed 11:33 AM, 03/11/15


SB 489 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 87 in Howard County as the William B. Crooker Memorial Highway.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:07 PM, 03/16/15


SB 495 (LC)Watson/ Fraser/ Kolkhorst

Relating to the service areas of certain junior college districts.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:09 PM, 03/16/15


SB 512 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the promulgation of certain forms for use in probate matters.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:11 PM, 03/16/15


SB 527 (CS) (LC)Birdwell/ et al.

Relating to the designation of a segment of U.S. Highway 287 in Midlothian as the Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield Memorial Highway.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:07 PM, 03/16/15


SB 534 Watson/ Creighton/ Ellis/ Hinojosa/ Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the oath of a person admitted to practice law in the State of Texas.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:13 PM, 03/16/15


SB 610 Perry

Relating to limited liability for an agritourism entity involved in an agritourism activity.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:10 PM, 03/16/15


SB 652 Schwertner

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

Committee report printed and distributed 01:25 PM, 03/11/15


SB 664 Taylor, Van

Relating to employment termination for falsification of military record in obtaining employment or employment benefits.

Committee report printed and distributed 01:14 PM, 03/11/15


SB 671 (CS) (LC)Birdwell

Relating to the designation of Loop 567 in Granbury as the Deputy Sergeant Lance McLean Memorial Highway.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:08 PM, 03/16/15


SB 752 Bettencourt

Relating to the repeal of the inheritance tax and the tax on combative sports events.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:17 PM, 03/17/15


SB 757 Perry

Relating to the repeal of the production taxes on crude petroleum and sulphur.

Committee report printed and distributed 02:28 PM, 03/17/15


SB 759 Kolkhorst

Relating to the repeal of certain state taxes.

Committee report printed and distributed 03:29 PM, 03/17/15


SB 805 Campbell/ et al.

Relating to the employment of individuals qualified for a veteran's employment preference.

Committee report printed and distributed 08:42 PM, 03/16/15


SB 832 (LC)Campbell/ et al.

Relating to the coordinating workgroups of the Texas Coordinating Council for Veterans Services.

Committee report printed and distributed 08:09 PM, 03/16/15


SB 833 (LC)Campbell

Relating to the continuation of a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation while the owner is temporarily absent because of military service.

Committee report printed and distributed 06:45 PM, 03/16/15


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