Senate Floor Action for 3/15/2011



March 15, 2011

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

SB 115 (CS)Uresti/ et al.

Relating to limiting the liability of space flight entities.

SB 141 (CS)Eltife/ et al.

Relating to debt management services and the regulation of debt management services providers.

SB 321 (CS)Hegar/ Birdwell/ et al.

Relating to an employee's transportation and storage of certain firearms or ammunition while on certain property owned or controlled by the employee's employer.

SB 408 (LC)Estes

Relating to inspection of the John Graves Scenic Riverway.

1 Floor Amendment

The Senate suspended the regular order, read second time and passed to engrossment:

SB 257 Carona/ et al.

Relating to the issuance of "Choose Life" license plates and the creation of the Choose Life account in the general revenue fund.

The Senate adopted the following resolutions:

SR 480 Seliger/ Birdwell/ Duncan/ Nelson/ West

Recognizing Baylor University's Bob Bullock Scholars Program and commending this year's scholars for their participation.

Committee re-referral on the following:

SB 628 Duncan

Relating to the authority of the Childress County Hospital District to provide facilities and services for persons who are elderly or disabled; providing authority to issue bonds and notes.

Re-referred from Health & Human Services to Intergovernmental Relations

SB 824 Lucio

Relating to the coordination of rural and small community initiatives.

Re-referred from Agriculture & Rural Affairs to International Relations & Trade