Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/15/2019



May 15, 2019

SJR 24 Kolkhorst/ Buckingham/ Campbell/ Flores/ Hinojosa/ et al. SP: Cyrier/ Price/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appropriation of the net revenue received from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

SB 14 Nichols/ et al. SP: Kuempel/ Ashby/ et al.

Relating to broadband service or facilities provided by an electric cooperative.

SB 21 Huffman/ Campbell/ Hinojosa/ Johnson/ Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Zerwas/ Thompson, Senfronia/ et al.

Relating to the distribution, possession, purchase, consumption, and receipt of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and tobacco products.

SB 26 Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Cyrier/ Price/ et al.

Relating to the allocation to and use by the Parks and Wildlife Department and Texas Historical Commission of certain proceeds from the imposition of state sales and use taxes on sporting goods.

SB 27 Hughes/ et al. SP: Hefner

Relating to recovery of damages, attorney's fees, and costs related to frivolous claims and regulatory actions by state agencies.

SB 198 Schwertner/ Kolkhorst SP: Canales

Relating to payment for the use of a highway toll project.

SB 235 Nelson SP: Stucky

Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to propose a fire control, prevention, and emergency medical services district.

SB 285 Miles/ et al. SP: Thompson, Ed

Relating to information, outreach, and other actions regarding hurricane preparedness and mitigation.

SB 300 Miles SP: Thompson, Ed

Relating to indefinite quantity contracts for the provision of certain services to declared disaster areas following a natural disaster.

SB 362 Huffman/ et al. SP: Price

Relating to court-ordered mental health services.

SB 475 Hancock SP: Hernandez/ Flynn

Relating to an advisory body on the security of the electric grid.

SB 479 Watson/ et al. SP: Longoria

Relating to the inclusion in the definition of a medical and dental unit of the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin and the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and the participation of those schools in certain programs and funding.

SB 493 Alvarado SP: Thompson, Senfronia/ Allen/ et al.

Relating to the allocation of housing tax credits to developments within proximate geographical areas.

SB 601 Hall/ Birdwell/ Buckingham/ Nichols/ Watson/ et al. SP: Flynn

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Veterans Commission.

SB 607 Watson/ Birdwell/ Buckingham/ Nichols/ et al. SP: Flynn

Relating to the operations and functions of the Veterans' Land Board and the sunset review date for and programs administered by the board.

SB 621 Nichols/ Birdwell/ Buckingham/ Hall SP: Lambert

Relating to the transfer of the regulation of plumbing to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, following recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee.

SB 658 Zaffirini SP: Clardy/ Ashby/ et al.

Relating to making permanent the former temporary increases in records archive fees and records management and preservation fees charged by district and county clerks.

SB 670 Buckingham SP: Price/ Guillen/ et al.

Relating to Medicaid telemedicine and telehealth services.

SB 683 Buckingham SP: Allison

Relating to the licensing and regulation of pharmacists and pharmacies.

SB 709 West/ Seliger SP: Frullo/ Stucky/ et al.

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

SB 747 Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Lucio III

Relating to required notice of the cost and health benefit plan coverage of newborn screening tests.

SB 926 Hall/ et al. SP: Middleton

Relating to the operation of a public school transportation system in certain counties.

SB 944 Watson/ et al. SP: Capriglione

Relating to the public information law.

SB 969 Hancock SP: Landgraf

Relating to the operation of personal delivery and mobile carrying devices.

SB 1152 Hancock SP: Phelan

Relating to the payment of certain fees to municipalities by entities that provide telecommunications and cable or video services.

SB 1337 Huffman SP: Flynn

Relating to credit in, benefits from, and administration of the Texas Municipal Retirement System.

SB 1510 Schwertner SP: Muñoz, Jr.

Relating to the apportionment of infrastructure costs in regard to certain property development projects.

SB 1545 Menéndez SP: Martinez Fischer

Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Bexar County Hospital District.

SB 1582 Lucio SP: Wray/ Blanco/ et al.

Relating to benefits for peace officers relating to certain diseases or illnesses.

SB 1793 Zaffirini SP: Longoria

Relating to purchasing and contracting by governmental entities; authorizing fees.

SB 1835 Alvarado SP: Hernandez

Relating to the creation of the Channelview Improvement District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees and taxes.

SB 1928 Fallon SP: Krause

Relating to a certificate of merit in certain actions against certain licensed or registered professionals.

SB 2018 West SP: Anchia

Relating to abolishing a dissolution committee established to abolish certain county boards of education or boards of county school trustees and appointing commissioners courts to assume the duties of the dissolution committee.

SB 2286 Fallon SP: Frank

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