Senate Floor Action for 4/27/2017



April 27, 2017

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

SB 399 Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to nontolled lanes on a highway that has been converted from a nontolled highway to a toll project.

1 Floor Amendment

SB 457 (CS)Campbell/ et al.

Relating to funding for an open-enrollment charter school based on the guaranteed level of state and local funds provided to school districts through the existing debt allotment.

3 Floor Amendments

SB 591 (CS) (LC)Lucio/ et al.

Relating to a community outreach campaign to increase awareness of veterans benefits and services.

SB 602 (CS)Hinojosa/ Birdwell/ Campbell/ Schwertner

Relating to the establishment of a restructuring commission to evaluate each state supported living center.

1 Floor Amendment

SB 687 (CS) (LC)Uresti/ et al.

Relating to the collection and use of certain information relating to child abuse and neglect and the provision of prevention and early intervention services; creating an offense.

SB 738 (CS)Kolkhorst

Relating to the transfer of certain suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

1 Floor Amendment

SB 814 (CS) (LC)Hinojosa

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

1 Floor Amendment

SB 1070 (CS)Hancock

Relating to authorized reinsurance and financial statement credit and accounting for reinsurance.

1 Floor Amendment

SB 1148 (CS)Buckingham/ Bettencourt/ Burton/ Campbell/ Hinojosa/ et al.

Relating to maintenance of certification by a physician or an applicant for a license to practice medicine in this state; authorizing a fee.

1 Floor Amendment

SB 1491 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to domestic surplus lines insurers; authorizing and imposing a tax.

SB 1584 (CS)Garcia/ et al.

Relating to the conditions of community supervision.

1 Floor Amendment

SB 1622 (CS)Uresti

Relating to the creation of a statewide alert system for missing military members.

SB 1633 (CS)Perry

Relating to the provision of pharmacy services through a telepharmacy system; establishing a remote dispensing site license.

SB 1655 (CS) (LC)Watson

Relating to the availability of certain information under the public information law.

SB 1698 (CS)Lucio/ et al.

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

SB 1731 (CS)Birdwell/ et al.

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

SB 1780 Zaffirini

Relating to the amount of compensation and allowances of a county auditor in certain counties.

SB 1929 (CS)Kolkhorst/ et al.

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

1 Floor Amendment

SB 2053 West

Relating to the distribution of the consolidated court cost.

SB 2076 (CS)Rodríguez

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

SB 2127 (CS)Taylor, Larry

Relating to limitations on the information reported by consumer reporting agencies.

SB 2205 (CS)Hancock/ et al.

Relating to automated motor vehicles.

4 Floor Amendments

HB 89 King, Phil/ Goldman/ Alvarado/ Davis, Sarah/ Cook/ et al. SP: Creighton

Relating to state contracts with and investments in companies that boycott Israel.

The Senate suspended the regular order, read third time and finally passed:

SB 518 (CS)Miles/ et al.

Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs.

SB 692 (CS)Rodríguez

Relating to regulation by certain counties of lots in platted subdivisions that have remained undeveloped.

The Senate suspended the regular order, read second time and passed to engrossment:

SB 1733 Birdwell/ et al.

Relating to recognition of certain identification documents by governmental officials.

Committee referral on the following:

SB 2289 Schwertner

Relating to the Fairfield Hospital District.

Health & Human Services