SENATE FLOOR ACTION
March 13, 2019
The Senate suspended the necessary rules to consider and finally pass:
Relating to the authority of the Lubbock County Hospital District of Lubbock County, Texas, to employ and commission peace officers.
Relating to authority of certain officers of certain counties to disburse or direct payment of county funds for salaries or expenses.
Relating to making supplemental appropriations and reductions in appropriations and giving direction, including direction regarding reimbursement, and adjustment authority regarding appropriations.
1 Floor Amendment
The Senate adopted the following resolutions:
Recognizing March 13, 2019, as Home Care and Hospice Awareness Day.
Congratulating Essence Duplechain on being awarded the Bridging the Dream Scholarship.
In memory of Representative D.R. "Tom" Uher.
The Senate left one nominee pending, but confirmed all remaining nominees as reported by the Committee on Nominations.
Committee re-referral on the following:
Relating to the provision of informational materials and certain other information to a pregnant woman before an abortion.
Re-referred from Health & Human Services to State Affairs