BILLS REFERRED TODAY
April 15, 2013
Committee referral on the following:
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a transportation infrastructure fund to assist counties in this state in the construction, reconstruction, or maintenance of transportation infrastructure that is intended to alleviate degradation caused by the exploration, development, or production of oil or gas.
Relating to certain project powers and duties of the Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 7; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
Relating to the transport of a mental health patient who is not a resident of this state.
Health & Human Services
Relating to procedures for the dissolution of the Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 3.
Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide that the governor, and the lieutenant governor when acting as governor, retain executive authority unless unavailable as provided by law.
Relating to the governor's executive authority while traveling outside of the state.
Authorizing the lieutenant governor and speaker to appoint interim joint committees.