SENATE FLOOR ACTION Wednesday May 11, 2005 THE SENATE SUSPENDED ALL NECESSARY RULES TO CONSIDER AND FINALLY PASS: SB 107 Estes/ et al. Relating to prohibitions on engaging in conduct related to the manufacture of methamphetamine and to the regulation and wholesale distribution of certain chemical substances; providing penalties. 2 FLOOR AMENDMENTS SB 112 Van de Putte/ et al. Relating to the civil and criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct related to the manufacture of methamphetamine and to the distribution and retail sales of pseudoephedrine. 2 FLOOR AMENDMENTS SB 724 Lucio Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing. 1 FLOOR AMENDMENT HB 2 (CS) Grusendorf/ Keffer, Jim/ Hill SP: Shapiro Relating to public education, public school finance matters, and the imposition of a state ad valorem tax; imposing criminal penalties. 48 FLOOR AMENDMENTS THE SENATE SUSPENDED THE REGULAR ORDER, READ THIRD TIME, AND PASSED: SB 1458 Wentworth Relating to the adoption of a uniform commercial building code for use in the state. HB 1239 Hodge/ Keel/ Escobar/ Chavez SP: Hinojosa Relating to the implementation of unified drug enforcement strategies. THE SENATE ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS: HCR 2 Craddick SP: Seliger In memory of U.S. Army Sergeant Brian Baker. HCR 120 Chavez SP: Shapleigh Honoring Louis, Ben, Bill, and Rick Bolanos for their valiant service in this country's behalf. HCR 173 Pena SP: Hinojosa Recognizing Edwards Abstract and Title Company of Hidalgo County on the company's 125th anniversary. THE SENATE CONCURRED IN HOUSE AMENDMENTS TO THE FOLLOWING: SB 220 Carona SP: Grusendorf Relating to the maintenance of records by a notary public. SB 879 Gallegos/ et al. SP: Menendez Relating to the regulation of firefighters and fire departments by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection. THE SENATE CONFIRMED ALL NOMINEES AS REPORTED BY THE COMMITTEE ON NOMINATIONS.