Senate Floor Action for 5/16/2019



May 16, 2019

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

SB 1326 (CS)Campbell

Relating to municipal release of extraterritorial jurisdiction and disannexation involving certain areas.

HB 16 (CS)Leach/ Bonnen, Greg/ Klick/ Oliverson/ Morrison/ et al. SP: Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to the enforcement of the rights of a living unborn child after an abortion; providing a civil penalty; creating a criminal offense.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 25 (CS)González, Mary/ White/ Phelan/ Farrar/ et al. SP: Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to a pilot program for providing services to certain women and children under the Medicaid medical transportation program.

HB 80 Ortega/ Button/ Howard/ Sheffield/ Stucky SP: Rodríguez

Relating to a study and report regarding shortages in certain health professions.

HB 111 (LC)González, Mary/ Meyer/ Button SP: Fallon/ et al.

Relating to public school policy and training for public school employees addressing the prevention of sexual abuse, sex trafficking, and other maltreatment of certain children.

HB 191 Stephenson/ González, Mary/ Stucky/ Anderson, Charles "Doc" SP: Kolkhorst

Relating to the disposal of pesticides.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 553 (LC)Thompson, Senfronia SP: Rodríguez

Relating to notice regarding summer weekend possession of a child under a standard possession order in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 558 Thompson, Senfronia SP: Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to court-ordered support for a child with a disability.

HB 861 Anchia/ Wray SP: Campbell

Relating to the calculation of penalties and interest resulting from the final determination of an ad valorem tax appeal that changes a property owner's tax liability.

HB 871 (LC)Price/ Guillen/ Sheffield/ Ashby/ González, Mary/ et al. SP: Perry/ et al.

Relating to use of telemedicine medical service by certain trauma facilities.

HB 906 (CS)Thompson, Senfronia/ Phelan/ Moody/ Bonnen, Greg/ Coleman/ et al. SP: Powell/ et al.

Relating to the establishment of a collaborative task force to study certain public school mental health services.

HB 1070 (CS)Price/ Thompson, Senfronia/ Coleman/ Bonnen, Greg/ Sheffield/ et al. SP: Watson

Relating to the mental health first aid training program reporting requirements.

HB 1168 Anchia/ King, Phil/ Tinderholt/ Turner, Chris/ Meza SP: West

Relating to the offense of possessing a weapon in a secured area of an airport.

HB 1537 (LC)Shine/ Buckley SP: Buckingham

Relating to the terms and election of the members of the board of directors of the Elm Creek Watershed Authority.

HB 1734 (LC)Holland/ Leach/ Gervin-Hawkins/ Martinez/ Longoria/ et al. SP: Lucio

Relating to litigation involving certain defects in school district facilities and enforcement of certain duties following that litigation; authorizing a civil penalty.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 1735 (CS) (LC)Howard/ Stucky/ Button/ Lozano/ et al. SP: Watson

Relating to sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking at public and private postsecondary educational institutions; providing an administrative penalty.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 1824 (LC)Murr SP: Flores

Relating to use of funds collected by the Parks and Wildlife Commission from the sale of certain materials.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 2164 (CS)Burns/ Holland SP: Hughes

Relating to imposing a civil penalty for prohibiting or otherwise restricting a peace officer or special investigator from carrying a weapon on certain premises open to the public.

HB 2340 (LC)Dominguez/ Murphy/ Calanni/ Bucy/ et al. SP: Johnson

Relating to emergency and disaster management, response, and recovery.

HB 2402 (CS) (LC)Geren/ Goldman/ Krause SP: Fallon

Relating to the eligibility of certain events to receive funding through the Major Events Reimbursement Program.

HB 2771 (CS)Lozano/ Guillen SP: Hughes

Relating to the authority of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to issue permits for the discharge into water in this state of produced water, hydrostatic test water, and gas plant effluent resulting from certain oil and gas activities.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 2846 Larson/ Metcalf/ Zerwas/ Price/ Thompson, Ed SP: Huffman/ et al.

Relating to the sale of the Allens Creek Reservoir project.

HB 2952 (LC)Guillen/ Raymond SP: Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the establishment of an emergency radio infrastructure grant program.

HB 3913 (LC)Huberty SP: Alvarado

Relating to an exception from required disclosure under the public information law for certain personal information obtained by certain flood control districts.

HB 4614 Guillen SP: Hinojosa

Relating to the administration, collection, and remittance of the cigarette tax; requiring a permit.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 4690 (LC)Thompson, Ed SP: Taylor

Relating to the territory, powers, and administration of the Gulf Coast Water Authority.

The Senate suspended the regular order, read third time and finally passed:

SB 1978 Hughes/ et al.

Relating to the protection of membership in, affiliation with, and support provided to religious organizations.

HB 985 Parker/ et al. SP: Hancock

Relating to the effect of certain agreements with a collective bargaining organization on certain state-funded public work contracts.

Committee referral on the following:

SR 760 Nelson/ Huffman

Urging Congress to unite in bipartisan support for the ratification of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement.

State Affairs

HB 288 Thompson, Senfronia/ Moody/ Lopez/ Collier

Relating to the personal needs allowance for certain Medicaid recipients who are residents of long-term care facilities.

Health & Human Services

HB 2172 Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to grounds for refusal of certain alcoholic beverage licenses and permits.

Business & Commerce