Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/20/2015



May 20, 2015

SB 169 Uresti/ et al. SP: King, Susan

Relating to ensuring that certain military members and their spouses and dependents maintain their positions on interest lists or other waiting lists for certain health and human services assistance programs.

SB 212 Birdwell/ Campbell/ Hinojosa/ Nelson/ Schwertner SP: Burkett/ et al.

Relating to the abolishment of the Texas Council on Purchasing from People with Disabilities and the transfer of its functions to the Texas Workforce Commission.

SB 318 Hinojosa/ et al. SP: King, Susan

Relating to the amount the Texas Military Preparedness Commission may grant to local governmental entities for certain purposes.

SB 459 Lucio/ et al. SP: Alvarado/ et al.

Relating to the creation of the Advisory Council on Cultural Affairs in the office of the governor.

SB 462 Huffman/ et al. SP: Farrar

Relating to authorizing a revocable deed that transfers real property at the transferor's death.

SB 481 Hancock/ et al. SP: Smithee

Relating to consumer information concerning facility-based physicians and notice and availability of mediation for balance billing by a facility-based physician.

SB 652 Schwertner SP: Farney/ et al.

Relating to excluding a franchisor as an employer of a franchisee or a franchisee's employees.

SB 746 Whitmire/ et al. SP: Turner, Sylvester

Relating to the civil commitment of sexually violent predators; amending provisions subject to criminal penalties.

SB 837 Watson/ et al. SP: Workman

Relating to a common characteristic or use project in a public improvement district in certain municipalities.

SB 866 Taylor, Larry SP: Bonnen, Greg/ et al.

Relating to the regulation of amusement redemption machine game rooms in certain counties.

SB 876 Eltife SP: Frullo

Relating to the licensing of insurance agents and adjusters; providing a penalty.

SB 880 Nelson SP: Geren

Relating to certain committees and programs to develop the wine industry in this state through the Department of Agriculture.

SB 934 Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Farney

Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide mathematics instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three.

SB 1057 Hinojosa SP: Herrero

Relating to the provision of funding for indigent defense services.

SB 1081 Creighton SP: Huberty

Relating to the disclosure of certain information under a consolidated insurance program.

SB 1107 Eltife SP: Smithee

Relating to contingent deferred annuity contracts.

SB 1148 Watson/ et al. SP: Geren

Relating to the functions of the Public Utility Commission of Texas in relation to the economic regulation of water and sewer service.

SB 1191 Seliger/ et al. SP: Crownover

Relating to the amount and allocation of the annual constitutional appropriation to certain agencies and institutions of higher education.

SB 1574 Uresti/ et al. SP: Martinez, "Mando"

Relating to emergency response employees or volunteers and others exposed or potentially exposed to certain diseases or parasites.