Bills Referred Today for 4/7/2011



April 7, 2011

Committee referral on the following:

SB 1892 Zaffirini

Relating to the Bexar County district courts.


SB 1893 Zaffirini

Relating to the appointment of a court reporter by criminal law magistrates, civil law associate judges, and juvenile law masters in Bexar County.


SB 1894 Zaffirini

Relating to proceedings that may be referred to and the powers of a criminal law magistrate in Bexar County.


SB 1895 Hegar

Relating to director elections and powers of the Texana Groundwater Conservation District.

Natural Resources

HB 92 Cook/ Pitts

Relating to the regulation of slaughterers by certain counties.

Agriculture & Rural Affairs

HB 314 Hardcastle

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

Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 315 Flynn

Relating to the creation of the Hunt County Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.

Intergovernmental Relations

HB 370 Hochberg

Relating to the eligibility of a student to participate in extracurricular activities or competitions after transferring or moving from one public school to another.


HB 378 Guillen

Relating to stationary tow trucks on a highway; providing a penalty.

Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 434 Parker/ Gonzalez, Naomi/ Laubenberg/ Davis, John/ Zerwas/ et al.

Relating to the minimum standards for licensed child-care facilities and registered family homes.

Health & Human Services

HB 451 Lucio III/ Creighton/ Branch/ Bohac

Relating to the creation of a Don't Mess with Texas Water program to prevent illegal dumping that affects the surface waters of this state.

Natural Resources

HB 591 Miller, Doug

Relating to naming a segment of Interstate Highway 10 in Kendall County the Trooper Kurt David Knapp Memorial Highway.

Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 612 Hopson

Relating to the criminal penalty for failure of a trustee to pay the beneficiaries of the trust the purchase price for timber sold by the trustee.

Agriculture & Rural Affairs

HB 613 Hopson/ Farrar

Relating to the unauthorized harvesting of standing timber; providing for the imposition of a criminal penalty.

Agriculture & Rural Affairs

HB 646 Orr

Relating to reporting requirements for salvage motor vehicles by insurance companies.

Transportation & Homeland Security

HB 1130 Huberty

Relating to information provided by the Texas Education Agency to school districts regarding placement of students receiving special education services.


HB 1674 Jackson, Jim

Relating to procedures for establishment, modification, and enforcement of child support obligations.


HCR 45 Kleinschmidt

Designating Giddings as the official Depot Capital of Texas.