Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/26/2017



May 26, 2017

SB 80 Nelson SP: Price

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

SB 248 Schwertner SP: Shine/ et al.

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

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 1298 Huffman/ et al. SP: Thompson, Ed

Relating to the selection and summons of prospective grand jurors.

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 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 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 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 1525 Perry SP: Larson

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

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 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 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 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 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 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.