Senate Floor Action for 8/11/2017



August 11, 2017

Bills laid before the Senate and finally passed:

HB 7 (CS)Phelan/ Geren/ Darby/ Larson SP: Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to municipal regulation of the removal of trees or vegetation on private property.

1 Floor Amendment

The Senate suspended the necessary rules to consider and finally pass:

HB 13 Capriglione/ Sheffield/ Burkett/ Springer/ Laubenberg/ et al. SP: Campbell

Relating to reporting requirements by certain physicians and health care facilities for abortion complications; authorizing a civil penalty.

The Senate concurred in House amendments to the following:

SB 5 Hancock/ Bettencourt/ Buckingham/ Burton/ Estes/ et al. SP: Goldman/ et al.

Relating to the prevention of fraud in the conduct of an election; creating a criminal offense; increasing criminal penalties.