Tuesday, May 16, 2017




********** SENATE AMENDMENTS **********

Senate amendment printings:

ELIGIBLE AT 10:00 AM MAY 12, 2017:

HB 2379             Price / Raymond / Burkett / Rose

Relating to the functions and administration of the Health and Human Services Commission and the commission's office of inspector general in relation to fraud, waste, and abuse in health and human services.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 7 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 12:50 PM MAY 12, 2017:

HB 271              Miller / Zerwas / Sheffield / Blanco / et al.

Relating to the establishment of the Veterans Recovery Pilot Program to provide certain veterans with hyperbaric oxygen treatment.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 8 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 9:40 AM MAY 16, 2017:

HB 2328             Lucio III / Elkins

Relating to an expedited response by a governmental body to a request for public information.
     5 Amendments, consisting of 15 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 4:20 PM MAY 16, 2017:

HCR 42              Holland / Laubenberg / Button / Burkett / Thompson, Senfronia

Designating the city of Rockwall as the official Live Music Capital of North Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 2 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 4:30 PM MAY 16, 2017:

HB 1625             Bonnen, Greg / Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to the procedures for the enforcement by the General Land Office of the Oil Spill Prevention and Response Act of 1991.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 6 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 4:50 PM MAY 16, 2017:

HB 1697             Price / Burkett / Sheffield / Thompson, Senfronia / Longoria / et al.

Relating to the establishment of a pediatric health tele-connectivity resource program for rural Texas.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 5 pages total.



********** CONFERENCE COMMITTEE **********

The Senate requests the appointment of a conference committee on:

SB 301              Watson / et al.

SP: Flynn

Relating to the operations and functions of the Employees Retirement System of Texas and the sunset review date for, financial management of, and programs administered by the agency.
(Senate Conferees: Watson, Ch./Hinojosa/Hughes/Schwertner/Taylor, Van)

SB 1070             Hancock

SP: Frullo

Relating to authorized reinsurance and financial statement credit and accounting for reinsurance.
(Senate Conferees: Hancock, Ch./Creighton/Nichols/Taylor, Larry/Whitmire)

SB 21               Birdwell / et al.

SP: King, Phil / Workman / Phillips / Larson / Huberty / et al.

Relating to the qualifications, duties, and limitations of Texas delegates to a convention called under Article V of the United States Constitution.
(Senate Conferees: Birdwell, Ch./Bettencourt/Buckingham/Hughes/Lucio)

SB 2190             Huffman

SP: Flynn / Coleman / Murphy / Huberty / Walle

Relating to the public retirement systems of certain municipalities.
(Senate Conferees: Huffman, Ch./Hancock/Nelson/Schwertner/Uresti)