COMMITTEE:   Urban Affairs 

TIME & DATE: 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 

PLACE:       E2.028 
CHAIR:       Rep. Carol Alvarado 


HB 50         Martinez, "Mando"
Relating to certain diseases or illnesses suffered by firefighters and emergency medical technicians.

HB 60         Martinez, "Mando"      
Relating to firefighters and emergency medical technicians who bring certain claims for benefits or compensation.

HB 261        Miles                  
Relating to municipal civilian complaint review boards in certain municipalities.

HB 274        Miles                  
Relating to the enforcement of municipal rules, ordinances, or police regulations prohibiting illegal dumping; increasing a penalty.

HB 342        Dutton                 
Relating to periodic reauthorization of municipal building permit fees.

HB 1243       Fletcher | et al.      
Relating to the reinstatement of a firefighter or police officer following a decision rendered by the Fire Fighters' and Police Officers' Civil Service Commission or an independent third party hearing examiner.

HB 1789       Márquez | et al.       
Relating to longevity pay for peace officers and firefighters in certain municipalities.

HB 1790       Márquez | et al.       
Relating to job performance on behalf of a fire fighter or police officer during illness or injury.

HB 1792       Springer               
Relating to regulation of residential short-term rental units; creating offenses and authorizing a fee.

HB 2688       Workman                
Relating to a common characteristic or use project in a public improvement district in certain municipalities.

HB 2770       Martinez, "Mando"      
Relating to emergency response employees or volunteers and others exposed or potentially exposed to certain diseases or parasites.

HB 2785       Alvarado               
Relating to notice requirements for certain meetings or hearings in fire or police departments in certain municipalities.

HB 2854       Martinez, "Mando"      
Relating to certain claims for benefits or compensation by firefighters and emergency medical technicians or their survivors.

HB 2870       Alonzo                 
Relating to the regulation of firefighters and fire departments by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.

HB 2909       Springer | et al.
Relating to the regulation by a municipality or county of the rental or leasing of housing accommodations.

HB 3032       Alvarado               
Relating to vacancies created because of promotional appointments in certain municipal fire departments.

HB 3033       Alvarado               
Relating to the disciplinary suspension of a municipal firefighter in certain municipalities.

HB 3060       Anchia                 
Relating to additional functions of a commission panel of a municipal building and standards commission.

HB 3089       Galindo | et al.       
Relating to fire protection sprinkler systems in residential high-rise buildings; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3244       Burkett                
Relating to authorizing broker agreements for the sale of real property held in trust by home-rule municipalities.

HB 3358       Lucio III              
Relating to municipal regulation of passenger transportation for compensation.

HB 3679       Muñoz, Jr.             
Relating to the certification requirements of lifeguards and swimming instructors in the state of Texas.

HB 3608       Guillen                
Relating to predevelopment grants provided to community housing development organizations and notice given regarding the completion of an environmental review by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

HB 3711       Márquez                
Relating to the administration of oaths and issuance of subpoenas in certain county or sheriff department employee grievance proceedings.

HB 4011       Martinez Fischer       
Relating to reporting and monitoring of residential high-rise buildings without fire protection sprinkler systems.

HB 4042       Alvarado               
Relating to collective bargaining for firefighters and police officers, including county jailers and detention officers.



Bills added after last posting:

HB 2909


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