LOCAL AND UNCONTESTED BILLS
The following bills have been certified for placement on the Local & Uncontested Calendar to be held Friday, May 12, 2017 at 11:00 AM.
Relating to certain voting systems.
Relating to increasing the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of possession or promotion of child pornography.
Relating to the punishment for the offense of fraudulent destruction, removal, or concealment of a writing that is attached to tangible property.
Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.
Relating to calculation of average daily attendance for public school students in blended learning programs.
Relating to the disclosure of records produced in the course of an investigation related to educator misconduct.
Relating to the regulation of dangerous dogs and dogs that attack persons in certain municipalities.
Relating to the creation of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 544; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.
Relating to the boundaries of the Harris County Fresh Water Supply District No. 58.
Relating to the powers, duties, and governance of the Westwood Magnolia Parkway Improvement District; authorizing assessments.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 525.
Relating to an unlawful employment practice by an employer whose leave policy does not permit an employee to use leave to care for the employee's foster child.
Relating to appointment of a receiver for a water or sewer utility.
Relating to the use of the rural water assistance fund.
Relating to issuance of a vendor permit for the sale of goods during an authorized event held in the Texas mall area of the Capitol Complex.
Relating to the continuation of the Red River Boundary Commission.
Relating to prohibiting certain establishments serving the public from restricting a peace officer or special investigator from carrying a weapon on the premises.
Relating to the powers and election dates of the Hemphill County Underground Water Conservation District.
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for recipients of the Star of Texas Award.
Relating to provisional permits for certain insurance agents.
Relating to the training period for a temporary insurance agent's license.
Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 90 Alternate as the Johnnie David Hutchins Memorial Highway.
Relating to the transparency of certain information related to prescription drug coverage provided by certain health benefit plans.
Relating to a photograph on a driver's license.
Relating to the authority of the asset management division of the General Land Office to sell real property to a federally recognized Indian tribe.
Relating to mediation of the settlement of certain out-of-network health benefit claims involving balance billing for members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
Relating to restrictions or conditions on certain payments to the Texas Workforce Commission.
Relating to the statute of limitations applicable to the collection of a contribution, a penalty, or interest under the Texas Unemployment Compensation Act.
Relating to judicial review of certain decisions under the Texas Workers' Compensation Act.
Relating to the sale of lottery tickets by certain wine and beer retailers.
Relating to the implementation of county solid waste management programs in certain counties.
Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain outdoor burning violations.
Relating to the procedures for the enforcement by the General Land Office of the Oil Spill Prevention and Response Act of 1991.
Relating to the establishment of a pediatric health tele-connectivity resource program for rural Texas.
Relating to the presentation of the investment policy of certain governmental entities to a business organization that conducts investment transactions for the entity.
Relating to procedures for the dissolution of the Bois D'Arc Island Levee Improvement District of Dallas and Kaufman Counties.
Relating to revoked disabled parking placards.
Relating to the inspection of certain commercial motor vehicles that are not domiciled in this state.
Relating to the repeal of certain laws regulating the sale or transfer of secondhand watches.
Relating to access by the division of workers' compensation to certain designated doctor contracts under the workers' compensation system.
Relating to the eligibility requirements for employment as an ombudsman of the Office of Injured Employee Counsel under the Texas Workers' Compensation Act.
Relating to service and filing requirements for a party seeking judicial review in certain workers' compensation cases.
Relating to fines collected by a county or municipality from the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards.
Relating to the regulation of for-profit legal service contract companies.
Relating to verification of alcohol content for prior approval of malt beverages.
Relating to the bond and other coverages required to be maintained by or for the benefit of a savings bank.
Relating to an exemption for certain quarries from regulation as aggregate production operations.
Relating to the issuance and enforcement of a subpoena during the course of an investigation of a residential mortgage loan servicer.
Relating to the operation of a golf cart or utility vehicle on a public highway in certain counties.
Relating to the designation of a portion of Interstate Highway 45 as the Sergeant Wade Daniel Wilson Memorial Highway.
Relating to the issuance of permits for the movement of oversize and overweight vehicles in certain counties; authorizing an increase in the amount of a fee.
Urging Congress to encourage the U.S. Department of Agriculture to revise existing policies that promote the waste of water after an irrigated crop has been declared a failure.
Designating the city of Rockwall as the official Live Music Capital of North Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017.