Senate Floor Action for 3/4/2019



March 4, 2019

The Senate suspended the necessary rules to consider and finally pass:

SB 3 (CS)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to additional funding to school districts for classroom teacher salaries.

1 Floor Amendment

The Senate adopted the following resolutions:

SR 235 Creighton

In memory of Glen L. Rekeweg.

SR 298 Johnson/ Nelson

Recognizing Kenneth H. Cooper on the occasion of his 88th birthday.

HCR 7 Moody SP: Whitmire

Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, and ending on Monday, March 11, 2019.

Committee referral on the following:

SB 11 Taylor

Relating to policies, procedures, and measures for school safety and mental health promotion in public schools; making an appropriation.


Committee re-referral on the following:

SB 530 Birdwell

Relating to civil and administrative penalties assessed or imposed for violations of laws protecting drinking water, public water supplies, and bodies of water.

Re-referred from Water & Rural Affairs to Natural Resources & Economic Development