COMMITTEE:   Natural Resources 

TIME & DATE: 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.010 
CHAIR:       Rep. Lyle Larson 


The committee will meet to consider pending business and the following bills:


HB 1648       Price                  
Relating to the designation of a water conservation coordinator by a retail public water utility to implement a water conservation plan.

HB 1573       Price                  
Relating to personnel requirements for water loss auditors.

HB 2334       Oliverson              
Relating to the imposition of a criminal penalty for the violation of a rule adopted or order issued under the Flood Control and Insurance Act.

HB 2610       Guillen                
Relating to the term for a lease of land owned by certain navigation districts.

HB 2740       Paddie                 
Relating to the election of the board of directors of the Panola County Groundwater Conservation District.

HB 2959       Isaac                  
Relating to the provision of wholesale water and sewer service to certain municipalities.

HB 2802       Larson                 
Relating to the review of river authorities by the Sunset Advisory Commission.

HB 2215       Price                  
Relating to the adoption of desired future conditions for aquifers in groundwater management areas and the consideration of those conditions in the regional water planning process.

HB 3025       King, Tracy O.         
Relating to open, uncovered, abandoned, or deteriorated wells.

HB 2803       Larson                 
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain local laws concerning water and wastewater special districts, including conforming amendments.

HB 3618       King, Tracy O.         
Relating to water quality permitting.

HB 1536       Farrar                 
Relating to a study and report by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on the use of green stormwater infrastructure in this state.

HB 2894       Lucio III              
Relating to desalinated seawater and a requirement that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality provide expedited consideration of certain applications to amend water rights.

HB 4122       Kacal                  
Relating to the transference of certain territory from one groundwater conservation district to another.

HB 3225       Price                  
Relating to elections held by the Panhandle Groundwater Conservation District.

HB 2377       Larson | et al.        
Relating to the development of brackish groundwater.



Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 2533


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