COMMITTEE:     Business & Commerce 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Tuesday, March 26, 2019 

PLACE:         E1.012 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:         Senator Kelly Hancock 



To be considered:


SB 296         Buckingham             
Relating to the abolition of student loan default or breach of a student loan repayment or scholarship contract as a ground for nonrenewal or other disciplinary action in relation to a professional or occupational license and to certain duties of state agencies and political subdivisions in relation to delinquent or defaulted student loans.

SB 590         Watson                 
Relating to the cancellation and nonrenewal of certain liability and commercial property insurance policies.

SB 645         Birdwell | et al.       
Relating to restrictions on holders of package store permits.

SB 787         Hancock                
Relating to a reduced licensing fee for certain former license holders.

SB 928         Hancock                
Relating to the importation and use for manufacturing purposes of malt beverages by the holder of a brewer's permit or manufacturer's license.

SB 943         Watson | et al.         
Relating to the disclosure of certain contracting information under the public information law.

SB 944         Watson                 
Relating to the public information law.

SB 988         Watson                 
Relating to the assessment of litigation costs and attorney's fees in certain actions under the public information law.

SB 1200        Campbell | et al.       
Relating to the authority of certain military spouses to engage in a business or occupation in this state.

SB 1210        Hancock                
Relating to the removal of certain alcoholic beverages that become unfit for consumption after a natural disaster.

SB 1232        Creighton              
Relating to the delivery of alcoholic beverages by the holder of a wine and beer retailer's permit.

SB 1414        Hancock                
Relating to fees regarding a residential tenant's failure to timely pay rent.

SB 1450        Hancock                
Relating to a permit authorizing the delivery of alcoholic beverages from the premises of certain alcoholic beverage retailers to consumers; authorizing a fee.

SB 1461        Nichols                
Relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages on certain property owned by the Texas State Railroad Authority.

SB 1490        Campbell               
Relating to the authority of certain holders of a wine and beer retailer's permit to manufacture and sell wine and engage in certain related activities.

SB 1494        Paxton                 
Relating to the confidentiality of personal information of certain employees and contractors of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

SB 1531        Hancock                
Relating to the eligibility for certain occupational licenses and the use of a person's criminal history as grounds for certain actions related to the license.

SB 1532        Hancock                
Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain occupations and activities; authorizing fees.

SB 1821        Campbell               
Relating to enforcement of the regulation of perpetual care cemeteries.

SB 1822        Campbell               
Relating to prepaid funeral benefits.

SB 1823        Campbell               
Relating to the regulation of state banks, state trust companies, and third-party service providers of state banks and state trust companies.

SB 1939        Hancock | et al.        
Relating to the storage of grapes in a public warehouse.

Pending Business




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Bills deleted after last posting:

SB 444


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