Wednesday, May 17, 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.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:30 AM MAY 17, 2017:

HB 1761             Smithee

Relating to jurisdiction of the Texas Supreme Court.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.

HB 1128             Wray

Relating to the date and time for the public sale of real property.
     2 Amendments, consisting of 2 pages total.

ELIGIBLE AT 11:40 AM MAY 17, 2017:

HB 2437             Phillips

Relating to confidentiality of reports and related information for a solvency examination of an insurance carrier.
     1 Amendment, consisting of 1 page total.

ELIGIBLE AT 3:10 PM MAY 17, 2017:

HB 791              Lozano / Cain

Relating to allowing individuals appointed to state office to file required financial statements by certified mail.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 1 page total.

ELIGIBLE AT 3:20 PM MAY 17, 2017:

HB 1691             Smithee / King, Ken / Price / Thompson, Senfronia / Frullo / et al.

Relating to the designation of certain rest areas on Interstate Highway 27 in Hale County as the Nelda M. Laney Safety Rest Areas.
     Committee Substitute, consisting of 1 page total.



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

The Senate requests the appointment of a conference committee on:

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 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 527              Birdwell

SP: Cook

Relating to a defendant's payment of costs associated with a court-appointed counsel.
(Senate Conferees: Birdwell, Ch./Burton/Huffman/Uresti/Whitmire)