Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/9/2013



May 9, 2013

SB 176 Carona SP: Flynn

Relating to contracts for certain professional services and the distribution of certain consultants' reports.

SB 385 Carona SP: Keffer

Relating to authorizing assessments for water and energy improvements in regions designated by municipalities and counties; imposing a fee.

SB 567 Watson/ Nichols/ et al. SP: Geren

Relating to rates for water service, to the transfer of functions relating to the economic regulation of water and sewer service from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to the Public Utility Commission of Texas, and to the duties of the Office of Public Utility Counsel regarding the economic regulation of water and sewer service.

SB 660 West SP: Anchia

Relating to assessment collection in certain public improvement districts.

SB 822 Schwertner SP: Eiland

Relating to the regulation of certain health care provider network contract arrangements; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee.

SB 971 Williams/ et al. SP: Deshotel

Relating to the purposes, designation, and funding of a transportation reinvestment zone for port projects; providing authority to issue bonds; authorizing an assessment.

SB 1251 Carona SP: Villarreal

Relating to authorized charges and terms for certain consumer loans.

SB 1487 Watson SP: Fletcher

Relating to the abandonment of a county road.

SB 1546 Eltife SP: Guillen

Relating to the management and use of the Texas preservation trust fund.

SB 1792 Watson/ et al. SP: Phillips

Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls for the use of toll projects; authorizing a fee; creating an offense.

SB 1907 Hegar/ et al. SP: Kleinschmidt/ et al.

Relating to the transportation and storage of firearms and ammunition in private vehicles on the campuses of institutions of higher education.