Bills Referred Today for 5/22/2017



May 22, 2017

Committee referral on the following:

HB 63 Davis, Sarah/ Zerwas

Relating to the operations of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas; authorizing a fee.

Health & Human Services

HB 279 Howard/ Alvarado/ Minjarez/ Davis, Sarah/ Blanco

Relating to the continuation of the women's health advisory committee.

Health & Human Services

HB 654 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.

Higher Education

HB 902 Nevárez

Relating to the use by certain municipalities of hotel occupancy tax revenue to improve or expand certain airports.

Natural Resources & Economic Development

HB 1640 Vo/ Bernal

Relating to ensuring continuity of education for homeless children and foster care youth and access to higher education, career information, and skills certification for foster care youth and former foster care youth.


HB 3042 Meyer/ Burkett/ Button/ Koop/ Giddings/ et al.

Relating to designating July 7 as Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Day.


HB 3306 Kuempel

Relating to the regulation of motor vehicle towing, booting, and storage and to the elimination of required state licensing for vehicle booting companies and operators.

Business & Commerce

HB 3746 Phelan/ Wu/ Walle/ Rodriguez, Eddie/ Workman

Relating to the permissible uses of the floodplain management account.

Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs

HB 4114 Coleman

Relating to county approval for the locations at which a junkyard or automotive wrecking and salvage yard may be operated.