BILLS REFERRED TODAY
May 19, 2011
Committee referral on the following:
Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue to enhance and upgrade sports facilities in certain municipalities.
Relating to the rights, powers, functions, and duties of the West Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 5.
Relating to compensation for services and reimbursement for expenses of a member of the board of directors of the Lake View Management and Development District.
Relating to the creation of the Lazy W District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.
Relating to the Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District.
Relating to the date for the election of directors of the Hill Country Underground Water Conservation District.
Affirming the pride of all Texans in both our one and indivisible national union and our one and indivisible state, claiming sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States over all powers not otherwise enumerated and granted to the federal government by the U.S. Constitution, serving notice to the federal government to cease and desist from certain mandates, and providing that certain federal legislation be prohibited or repealed.
Urging Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification the Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
Urging Congress to repeal the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Business & Commerce
Notifying the U.S. Department of Education that certain career schools or colleges are legally authorized by the state of Texas to operate educational programs beyond secondary education.
Committee re-referral on the following:
Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 907 in Hidalgo County as Rudy Villarreal Road.
Re-referred from Transportation & Homeland Security to International Relations & Trade