COMMITTEE:   Natural Resources 

TIME & DATE: 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.010 
CHAIR:       Rep. Lyle Larson 


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


HJR 36        González, Mary | et al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board to provide assistance to economically distressed areas.

HB 4283       Oliverson              
Relating to the conversion of the Grand Northwest Municipal Utility District to the Grand Northwest Municipal Management District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, or taxes.

HB 3333       Isaac                  
Relating to permits for certain injection wells that are part of an aquifer storage and recovery project that transect a portion of the Edwards Aquifer.

HB 2358       Metcalf | et al.       
Relating to the affidavit of a voter in a confirmation election for a water district.

HB 4291       Schubert               
Relating to the fees charged by the Colorado County Groundwater Conservation District.

HB 3735       Frank                  
Relating to an application for a new or amended water right submitted to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 2240       Lucio III              
Relating to a requirement that certain recipients of financial assistance from the Texas Water Development Board adopt certain restrictions on water use by their customers.

HB 3177       Lucio III              
Relating to the delegation of uncontested matters to the executive director of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 2136       Reynolds               
Relating to flood control storage requirements established by the Fort Bend County Drainage District.

HB 3185       Frank                  
Relating to fees charged by the Rolling Plains Groundwater Conservation District; authorizing a fee.

HB 3071       Rodriguez, Eddie       
Relating to the equalization of the rates of production fees charged on certain wells by the Barton Springs-Edwards Aquifer Conservation District; authorizing an increase in the rate of the fee.

HB 4235       Larson                 
Relating to the sunset review of certain groundwater conservation districts.




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