Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/16/2019



May 16, 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 7 Creighton/ Alvarado/ Bettencourt/ Buckingham/ Flores/ et al. SP: Phelan

Relating to flood planning, mitigation, and infrastructure projects; making an appropriation.

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 357 Nichols/ et al. SP: Canales

Relating to outdoor advertising signs regulated by the Texas Department of Transportation.

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 668 Hughes SP: VanDeaver

Relating to data collection, reporting, and notice requirements for certain educational entities.

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 1189 Buckingham/ Creighton/ Fallon/ Lucio SP: Capriglione/ Rose/ et al.

Relating to certain deceptive advertising of legal services.

SB 1337 Huffman SP: Flynn

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

SB 1468 Campbell SP: Goodwin

Relating to annexation by certain municipalities of a special district under a strategic partnership agreement.

SB 1494 Paxton/ et al. SP: Wu/ Miller/ et al.

Relating to the confidentiality of personal information of certain employees and contractors of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

SB 1497 Zaffirini SP: Parker

Relating to the registration and regulation of brokers by the Public Utility Commission of Texas.

SB 1510 Schwertner SP: Muñoz, Jr.

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

SB 1511 Nichols/ Bettencourt/ Birdwell/ Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Cyrier/ Toth/ et al.

Relating to the operation of the Battleship "Texas."

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 1823 Campbell SP: Murphy

Relating to the regulation of state banks, state trust companies, and third-party service providers of state banks and state trust companies.

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 1852 Paxton SP: Smithee

Relating to disclosures required in connection with the issuance of certain health benefit plans.

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 2119 Alvarado SP: Goldman/ Herrero

Relating to the transfer of the regulation of motor fuel metering and motor fuel quality from the Department of Agriculture to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; providing civil and administrative penalties; creating criminal offenses; requiring occupational licenses; authorizing fees.

SB 2137 Hinojosa SP: Canales

Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue by certain municipalities.

SB 2200 Kolkhorst SP: Turner, John/ Davis, Sarah/ et al.

Relating to the authority of the Health and Human Services Commission to obtain criminal history record information.

SB 2286 Fallon SP: Frank

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