Bills Referred Today for 2/28/2011



February 28, 2011

Committee referral on the following:

SCR 20 Fraser

Urging the United States Congress to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating greenhouse gases for stationary sources.

Natural Resources

SB 21 Williams

Relating to the establishment of a voluntary compensation plan as an alternative to litigation.

State Affairs

SB 473 West

Relating to adverse possession of real property by a cotenant heir against other cotenant heirs.


SB 550 Eltife

Relating to the required public notice of the names of a certain number of finalists for the position of superintendent of a public school district.

Open Government, Select

SB 588 Uresti

Relating to a documented member of the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas hunting certain deer.

Agriculture & Rural Affairs

SB 624 Whitmire

Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program.


SB 645 Nichols/ Hegar

Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Soil and Water Conservation Board.

Government Organization

SB 646 Nichols/ Hegar

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Forest Service.

Government Organization

SB 647 Hegar

Relating to the continuation and operation of the office of public insurance counsel.

Government Organization

SB 651 Huffman/ Hegar

Relating to the continuation and functions of the office of injured employee counsel under the workers' compensation program.

Government Organization

SB 796 Nelson

Relating to reporting on the prevention and treatment of diabetes in the state.

Health & Human Services

SB 912 West/ Davis/ Duncan/ Shapiro

Relating to temporary modification under certain circumstances of procedures authorized for the nonrenewal of public school teacher term contracts.