Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/25/2017



May 25, 2017

SB 8 Schwertner/ Campbell/ Kolkhorst/ Nelson/ Perry/ et al. SP: Burkett/ et al.

Relating to certain prohibited abortions and the treatment and disposition of a human fetus, human fetal tissue, and embryonic and fetal tissue remains; creating a civil cause of action; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.

SB 73 Nelson/ et al. SP: Geren

Relating to leave policy and procedures for state employees.

SB 80 Nelson SP: Price

Relating to certain required reports prepared by state agencies and other governmental entities.

SB 195 Garcia/ et al. SP: Allen

Relating to funding under the transportation allotment for public school students subject to a high risk of violence while walking to school.

SB 196 Garcia/ et al. SP: Coleman

Relating to a notification requirement if a public school, including an open-enrollment charter school, does not have a nurse, school counselor, or librarian assigned to the school during all instructional hours.

SB 248 Schwertner SP: Shine/ et al.

Relating to the dissolution of the Chisholm Trail Special Utility District.

SB 255 Zaffirini SP: Simmons

Relating to training for governmental entities and vendors, including purchasing and contract management training; authorizing fees.

SB 262 Zaffirini SP: Guillen

Relating to certain purchasing by state agencies and local governments.

SB 315 Hinojosa/ Nichols/ Schwertner/ Taylor, Van/ Watson SP: Burkett/ et al.

Relating to the enforcement of subpoenas and the regulation of pain management clinics by the Texas Medical Board.

SB 463 Seliger/ Nichols/ et al. SP: Huberty/ et al.

Relating to the use of individual graduation committees to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements and other alternative methods to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements.

SB 468 Lucio SP: Oliveira

Relating to the extraterritorial jurisdiction of certain municipalities in coastal border counties.

SB 490 Lucio SP: Huberty/ et al.

Relating to information regarding the number of school counselors in public schools.

SB 491 Watson/ et al. SP: Howard

Relating to the statewide preceptorship program in family medicine.

SB 526 Birdwell SP: Capriglione/ et al.

Relating to the abolishment of certain advisory committees and other state entities.

SB 532 Nelson SP: Capriglione/ et al.

Relating to information collected about and purchases of information technology by governmental entities.

SB 578 Lucio/ et al. SP: Gutierrez/ et al.

Relating to measures to facilitate the delivery of certain mental health services for veterans.

SB 622 Burton/ et al. SP: Lozano

Relating to itemizing certain public notice expenditures in certain political subdivision budgets.

SB 674 Schwertner/ et al. SP: Davis, Sarah/ et al.

Relating to an expedited licensing process for certain physicians specializing in psychiatry; authorizing a fee.

SB 719 Zaffirini SP: Raney

Relating to requiring the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to collect and study data on the participation of persons with intellectual disabilities in workforce education programs.

SB 736 Hancock SP: Clardy

Relating to a report on the sale of retail electric power by the General Land Office.

SB 762 Menéndez/ et al. SP: Moody

Relating to the prosecution of offenses involving cruelty to animals; increasing a criminal penalty.

SB 801 Seliger/ et al. SP: King, Ken

Relating to the instructional material list and supplemental instructional materials adopted by the State Board of Education.

SB 805 Lucio/ et al. SP: Thompson, Senfronia/ et al.

Relating to the duties of the Texas Women Veterans Program.

SB 807 Creighton SP: Workman

Relating to choice of law and venue for certain construction contracts.

SB 810 Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Howard

Relating to the use of open educational resources.

SB 814 Hinojosa SP: Canales

Relating to the board of directors of the Agua Special Utility District.

SB 848 Huffines SP: Romero, Jr./ et al.

Relating to the licensing and regulation of providers of driver and traffic safety education.

SB 1001 Taylor, Larry/ et al. SP: Paul/ et al.

Relating to vehicles exempt from vehicle safety inspections.

SB 1014 Creighton SP: Keough

Relating to The Woodlands Township.

SB 1024 Nelson SP: Davis, Yvonne

Relating to the use of certain lighting equipment on airport security vehicles.

SB 1056 Perry SP: Murr

Relating to the transfer of certain probate proceedings to the county in which the executor or administrator of a decedent's estate resides.

SB 1066 Schwertner/ Buckingham/ Campbell/ Huffman/ Nelson/ et al. SP: Lozano

Relating to meeting the graduate medical education needs of new medical degree programs offered by public institutions of higher education and to the employment status of certain residents participating in certain graduate medical education programs.

SB 1076 Schwertner SP: Bonnen, Greg/ et al.

Relating to amounts charged to an enrollee in a health benefit plan for prescription drugs covered by the plan.

SB 1091 Seliger/ et al. SP: Howard/ et al.

Relating to limitations on courses that may be offered for dual credit by school districts and public institutions of higher education.

SB 1099 Perry SP: Springer

Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 84 as the Trooper Jonathan Thomas McDonald Memorial Highway.

SB 1109 Birdwell SP: Burns

Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to change the date of the general election for officers.

SB 1129 Hinojosa SP: Herrero

Relating to franchises granted by navigation districts.

SB 1153 Menéndez/ et al. SP: Huberty

Relating to parental rights and information regarding certain intervention strategies used with public school students.

SB 1198 Zaffirini/ Campbell SP: Isaac

Relating to the conversion of the Hays Caldwell Public Utility Agency to the Alliance Regional Water Authority; providing authority to issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain; providing authority to impose fees.

SB 1215 Hughes SP: Shine/ et al.

Relating to responsibility for the consequences of defects in the plans, specifications, or related documents for the construction or repair of an improvement to real property.

SB 1233 Rodríguez SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to a writ of mandamus by a court of appeals against certain judges.

SB 1298 Huffman/ et al. SP: Thompson, Ed

Relating to the selection and summons of prospective grand jurors.

SB 1304 Perry/ et al. SP: White

Relating to confidentiality, sharing, sealing, and destruction of juvenile records.

SB 1326 Zaffirini/ et al. SP: Price/ et al.

Relating to procedures regarding criminal defendants who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and to certain duties of the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System related to persons with mental illness.

SB 1330 Seliger SP: Landgraf

Relating to funding for the operations of the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission.

SB 1343 Hughes SP: Parker

Relating to the prosecution of criminal offenses regarding unauthorized recordings.

SB 1381 Hughes/ et al. SP: Longoria

Relating to photo identification for certain debit or credit card transactions.

SB 1383 Perry SP: King, Ken

Relating to the operation of vehicles transporting fluid milk; authorizing a fee.

SB 1398 Lucio/ et al. SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the placement and use of video cameras in certain self-contained classrooms or other settings providing special education services.

SB 1401 Campbell SP: Dean

Relating to the regulation of banks and trust companies.

SB 1404 Hughes/ et al. SP: Ashby

Relating to requiring school districts and open-enrollment charter schools to report certain information regarding expanded learning opportunities.

SB 1444 West SP: Davis, Sarah/ et al.

Relating to de novo hearings in child protection cases.

SB 1450 Taylor, Larry SP: Bonnen, Greg

Relating to the rulemaking authority of the commissioner of insurance with respect to certain agreements and the effect of those agreements on this state's authority to regulate insurance.

SB 1467 West SP: Lozano/ et al.

Relating to the Texas college work-study program and to establishing a program for the off-campus employment of certain students at public or private institutions of higher education.

SB 1503 Zaffirini SP: Goldman

Relating to abolishing shampoo apprentice permits and shampoo specialty certificates.

SB 1525 Perry SP: Larson

Relating to a study by the Texas Water Development Board of water needs and availability in this state.

SB 1538 Watson SP: Phelan/ et al.

Relating to the permissible uses of the floodplain management account.

SB 1553 Menéndez/ et al. SP: Bernal

Relating to the refusal of entry to or ejection from school district property.

SB 1566 Kolkhorst SP: King, Ken

Relating to certain powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district and the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school.

SB 1571 Huffman SP: Frullo

Relating to the release of a child taken into possession by a law enforcement officer.

SB 1649 Watson SP: Moody

Relating to increasing the punishment for certain conduct constituting the offense of criminal trespass.

SB 1656 Watson/ et al. SP: Rodriguez, Eddie/ et al.

Relating to the eligibility of certain municipalities to establish homestead preservation districts and reinvestment zones.

SB 1663 Huffman SP: Flynn

Relating to contributions to, benefits from, late fees imposed by, and the administration of systems and programs administered by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

SB 1666 Huffman SP: Laubenberg/ et al.

Relating to the conduct of primary elections and certain other election practices; increasing a criminal penalty; creating criminal offenses.

SB 1698 Lucio/ et al. SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to outreach and awareness for women veterans in this state.

SB 1731 Birdwell/ et al. SP: Meyer

Relating to the repeal of laws governing certain state entities, including the functions of those entities.

SB 1781 West SP: González, Mary

Relating to the regulation of certain degree-granting postsecondary educational institutions by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; providing administrative penalties.

SB 1782 West SP: Clardy/ et al.

Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate hours.

SB 1784 Taylor, Larry SP: Huberty

Relating to state-developed open-source instructional material for public schools.

SB 1813 Buckingham/ et al. SP: Turner

Relating to the adoption of common admission application forms for institutions of higher education.

SB 1842 Lucio SP: Phelan

Relating to an application for the amendment of a certificate of public convenience and necessity in an area within the boundaries of a political subdivision.

SB 1882 Menéndez/ Bettencourt/ et al. SP: Koop

Relating to a school district contract to partner with an open-enrollment charter school to operate a district campus.

SB 1893 Birdwell/ Zaffirini SP: Smithee

Relating to the administrative judicial regions in this state.

SB 1910 Zaffirini SP: Capriglione

Relating to state agency information security plans, information technology employees, and online and mobile applications.

SB 1911 Zaffirini/ et al. SP: Farrar

Relating to posting notice of self-help resources on the Internet website of a state court and in the office of the court clerk.

SB 1929 Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Burkett/ et al.

Relating to maternal mortality and morbidity and pregnancy-related deaths, including postpartum depression.

SB 1932 West SP: Lucio III

Relating to eligibility requirements for registration as an interior designer.

SB 1992 Watson SP: Isaac

Relating to the allocation of housing tax credits to developments within proximate geographical areas.

SB 2014 Creighton SP: Schubert

Relating to the administration of certain water districts.

SB 2039 Zaffirini SP: Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the development of instructional modules and training for public schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and sex trafficking and participation by the human trafficking prevention task force in that development.

SB 2076 Rodríguez SP: Pickett

Relating to the titling of motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense and authorizing fees.

SB 2212 Hancock SP: Kuempel

Relating to certain real estate sales, brokerage, and advertising activities, certain functions of the Texas Real Estate Commission, and the authorization of a ground lease with the Texas Facilities Commission to construct or maintain a building.

SB 2242 Hinojosa/ et al. SP: Lozano/ et al.

Relating to the resolution of disputes or errors involving the ad valorem taxation of the same property by multiple taxing units of the same type as a result of disputed, overlapping, or erroneously applied boundaries.

SB 2276 Creighton SP: Perez

Relating to the creation of Lakewood Improvement District of Harris County; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

SB 2293 Creighton SP: Bell

Relating to the creation of Montgomery County Improvement District No. 1; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.