Local and Uncontested Bills for 5/5/2015


The following bills have been certified for placement on the Local & Uncontested Calendar to be held Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 8:30 AM.

SB 471 (CS) (LC)Rodríguez/ et al.

Relating to reviews and investigations conducted by the Texas Education Agency.

SB 496 (LC)Watson

Relating to Foundation School Program funding for students enrolled in an optional flexible school day program.

SB 715 (LC)Hall

Relating to sworn statements and other documentation provided to support the issuance of a search warrant.

SB 750 (CS) (LC)Taylor, Larry/ et al.

Relating to a report made by the Texas Education Agency regarding the property and casualty insurance costs of school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.

SB 754 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to the use of money in the motorcycle education fund account for certain motorcycle safety programs.

SB 955 (CS) (LC)Schwertner

Relating to permissible locations of open-enrollment charter schools created by certain institutions of higher education.

SB 1057 (CS) (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the provision of funding for indigent defense services.

SB 1059 (CS) (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the issuance of certain permits for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles.

SB 1170 (CS) (LC)Garcia/ et al.

Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability.

SB 1338 (CS) (LC)Perry

Relating to an exemption from length limitations for certain vehicles or combinations of vehicles used to transport harvest machines.

SB 1387 (CS) (LC)Creighton

Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain municipalities.

SB 1468 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to certain communications regarding the appointment or conduct of certain appraisal review board members; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

SB 1517 (CS) (LC)Seliger/ West

Relating to the appointment of counsel to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases.

SB 1641 (CS) (LC)West/ et al.

Relating to the establishment of a pilot program to provide protective services to certain persons determined to be at risk of future harm from abuse, neglect, or exploitation.

SB 1737 (CS) (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the designation of a segment of State Highway 83 in Hidalgo County as the World War II Veterans 349th Regt. 88th Inf. Div. Memorial Highway.

SB 1820 (CS) (LC)Taylor, Van

Relating to the exemption of certain vehicles from towing regulations.

SB 1928 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to the rulemaking authority of the Health and Human Services Commission to provide for the placement of refugees in this state.

SB 1987 (CS) (LC)Menéndez

Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing and to deaf or hard of hearing driver training for peace officers; authorizing a fee.

SB 2041 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to the designation of the portion of State Highway 191 in Midland County as the Sergeant Michael Naylor Memorial Highway.