Local and Uncontested Bills for 4/28/2011


The following bills have been certified for placement on the Local & Uncontested Calendar to be held Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 8:00 AM.

HB 314 (LC)Hardcastle SP: Estes

Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 81 as the Corporal David Slaton Memorial Highway.

HB 367 (LC)Orr/ Shelton SP: Davis

Relating to the designation of State Highway 121 in Tarrant and Johnson Counties as the Chisholm Trail Parkway.

HB 1409 (LC)Flynn SP: Deuell

Relating to the designation of a segment of State Highway 243 in Van Zandt County as the Veterans Memorial Parkway.

HB 1510 (CS) (LC)Hamilton SP: Carona

Relating to the regulation of manufactured housing.

SCR 37 (LC)Hinojosa/ et al.

Designating August 7 as Purple Heart Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2011.

SB 145 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to student loan repayment assistance for nurses employed as faculty members at certain institutions of higher education.

SB 224 (CS) (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to a program to recognize public schools with successful student health and fitness programs.

SB 373 (CS) (LC)Duncan

Relating to the office of county treasurer.

SB 604 (CS) (LC)Rodriguez

Relating to the execution of lawful process by county jailers.

SB 631 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to statutory references to the common electronic infrastructure project formerly known as TexasOnline.

SB 632 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the application of the Information Resources Management Act to public junior colleges and public junior college districts.

SB 687 (CS) (LC)Huffman

Relating to interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications for law enforcement purposes.

SB 767 (CS) (LC)Ellis

Relating to the regulation of certain residential mortgage foreclosure consulting services; providing a criminal penalty.

SB 878 (LC)Whitmire

Relating to a defendant's release on a personal bond or bail bond.

SB 879 (LC)Whitmire

Relating to a local community supervision and corrections department monitoring certain conditions of bond and the administrative fees associated with certain department services.

SB 880 (LC)Whitmire

Relating to the operation of pretrial intervention and certain other programs by a community supervision and corrections department.

SB 933 (LC)Ellis

Relating to the electronic submission of certain documents to the attorney general and the submission of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees.

SB 953 (LC)Whitmire

Relating to the conditions for granting an occupational license to certain persons, the monitoring of those persons by a local community supervision and corrections department, and the fees associated with department services.

SB 1113 (CS) (LC)Wentworth

Relating to certain contracts entered into by school districts for another entity to provide food services at one or more district schools.

SB 1159 (CS) (LC)Wentworth

Relating to an exception to the residency requirements for filing a suit for dissolution of a marriage in this state for certain spouses of military personnel.

SB 1219 (CS) (LC)Carona/ et al.

Relating to the Internet website operated by the Public Utility Commission of Texas to provide information regarding a customer's power to choose retail electric providers.

SB 1240 (CS) (LC)West

Relating to a tenant's remedies regarding a local government's revocation of a certificate of occupancy due to a landlord's failure to maintain the premises.

SB 1257 (LC)Hegar/ Watson

Relating to the annexation by certain conservation and reclamation districts of noncontiguous land in another county.

SB 1290 (CS) (LC)Hegar

Relating to the creation of the Calhoun County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds.

SB 1307 (CS) (LC)Wentworth

Relating to an exemption from the payment of a toll for unmarked military vehicles conducting or training for emergency operations.

SB 1325 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to the administration of the Texas Save and Match Program to assist qualifying beneficiaries under the state's prepaid tuition unit program and college savings plans and to the treatment of a beneficiary's assets under a prepaid tuition program or a college savings plan in determining eligibility for student financial assistance and other assistance programs.

SB 1385 (LC)Lucio

Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district or the collector for a taxing unit to waive penalties for failing to file certain documents.

SB 1421 (CS) (LC)Nelson

Relating to the awarding of grants provided by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

SB 1431 (CS) (LC)Carona

Relating to the functions of insurance holding company systems.

SB 1463 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the processing fee charged for a dishonored payment device.

SB 1478 (CS) (LC)Hegar

Relating to deadlines for the Railroad Commission of Texas to review certain applications for surface coal mining operation permits.

SB 1522 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the entering of a plea in a criminal case by a defendant confined in a penal institution.

SB 1592 (LC)Wentworth

Relating to the expiration of a county burn ban.

SB 1596 (CS) (LC)Wentworth

Relating to changes in participation in public utility agencies.

SB 1619 (CS) (LC)Duncan

Relating to participation of public high school students in college credit programs.

SB 1620 (CS) (LC)Duncan

Relating to substitution of certain career and technology courses for certain mathematics and science courses otherwise required under the recommended high school program.

SB 1687 (CS) (LC)Ellis

Relating to information on turnover among licensed jailers at jails under the jurisdiction of the Commission on Jail Standards.

SB 1706 (LC)Lucio

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1707 (LC)Lucio

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1708 (LC)Lucio

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1709 (LC)Lucio

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1710 (LC)Lucio

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1711 (LC)Lucio

Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1726 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the development of measurable learning outcomes for undergraduate courses at public institutions of higher education.

SB 1730 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to requiring the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to create a tool to allow prospective students to compare general academic teaching institutions by certain criteria.

SB 1755 (CS) (LC)Van de Putte

Relating to the issuance of certain specialty license plates.

SB 1812 (LC)Nichols/ et al.

Relating to criminal history record information of certain applicants for a certificate of registration issued by the Texas Real Estate Commission.