Saturday, May 28, 2005


                 ******** CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ********

The Senate request the appointment of a conference committee on:

SB 52    Nelson
         SP: Hupp
Relating to a competitive grant program for aging and disability
(Senate Conferees: Nelson, Ch./Armbrister/Carona/Hinojosa/Janek)

SB 444    Staples
         SP: Hopson / Elkins
Relating to registration fee credits for the owners of certain dry
cleaning facilities that do not participate in the dry cleaning
facility release fund.
(Senate Conferees: Staples, Ch./Armbrister/Deuell/Eltife/Jackson)

SB 567    Deuell
         SP: Keffer, Jim
Relating to requiring a taxing unit to include in the public notice
of a hearing on the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate certain
information relating to the taxing unit's budget and appraisal
(Senate Conferees: Deuell, Ch./Janek/Madla/Seliger/Staples)

SB 825    Shapleigh
         SP: Solomons
Relating to the TexasOnline Authority's use of TexasOnline revenue.
(Senate Conferees: Shapleigh, Ch./Barrientos/Ellis/Eltife/Gallegos, Jr.)

SB 872    Nelson
         SP: Delisi
Relating to a study regarding the impact of niche hospitals on
other general hospitals and to certain reports and disclosure
requirements regarding niche hospitals.
(Senate Conferees: Nelson, Ch./Carona/Deuell/Hinojosa/Zaffirini)

SB 1188    Nelson
         SP: Delisi
Relating to the medical assistance program and the provision of
related services.
(Senate Conferees: Nelson, Ch./Carona/Janek/Lucio, Jr./Seliger)

SB 1227    Shapiro / et al.
         SP: Morrison
Relating to enrollment in public and private postsecondary
educational institutions, to payment of the costs of attending
those educational institutions, and to financial aid and other
measures to assist students to pay those costs.
(Senate Conferees:  Shapiro - Chair/Duncan/Janek/Ogden/Zaffirini)

Conference Committee Reports:

ELIGIBLE AT 11:15 PM MAY 27, 2005:

SB 1103    Eltife
         SP: Hughes
Relating to the powers and duties of the General Land Office and
the disposition of certain unsurveyed public school land.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:15 AM MAY 28, 2005:

HB 905    Delisi
Relating to the powers and duties of the state auditor in
connection with state contracts.

ELIGIBLE AT 3:30 PM MAY 28, 2005:

HB 182    Mowery / Wong / Truitt / et al.
Relating to the appeal of certain ad valorem tax determinations
through binding arbitration.

HB 1048    Chisum
Relating to the forfeiture of contraband used or intended to be
used in the commission of certain criminal offenses.

ELIGIBLE AT 5:30 PM MAY 28, 2005:

HB 836    Gattis / Hopson / et al.
Relating to certain requirements concerning the filling of a

HB 1830    Wong
Relating to the notice provided for the establishment of municipal
management districts.

SB 1641    Lucio
         SP: Oliveira
Relating to the continuation of the law authorizing the issuance of
oversize or overweight vehicle permits by certain port authorities.