Daily House Calendar

Tuesday, August 15, 2017



********** GENERAL STATE CALENDAR **********

SB 19               Nelson / et al.

SP: Zerwas / Darby / VanDeaver / Howard / Ashby

Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to decrease participants' health insurance costs for certain health benefit plans administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.




C.S.S.B. 19


Section 1. All original amendments that will be offered during second reading consideration of the bill must be filed with the chief clerk by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, August 14, 2017.


Section 2. (a) During second and third reading consideration of the bill, the bill may be amended solely for the purpose of lowering the total amount of money appropriated to the retired school employees group insurance fund established under section 1575.301, Insurance Code, for use by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas to decrease the costs for the 2018 and 2019 plan years for participants in the Texas Public School Employees Group Insurance Program authorized by Chapter 1575, Insurance Code.


(b) The provisions of this section do not apply to an amendment that makes an adjustment in an item of appropriations solely to correct a technical clerical error.