COMMITTEE:     Business & Commerce 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 16, 2019 

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



To be considered:


SB 239         Nelson                 
Relating to the requirements for meetings of certain special districts.

SB 455         Alvarado
Relating to the status and taxation of powdered alcohol as an alcoholic beverage.

SB 866         Watson | et al.         
Relating to unconscionable prices charged by certain health care facilities for medical care.

SB 985         Kolkhorst              
Relating to restrictions under disaster remediation contracts; creating a criminal offense.

SB 1104        Perry                  
Relating to the coordination of certain broadband projects by the Public Utility Commission of Texas.

SB 1206        Perry                  
Relating to the creation of the governor's broadband council.

SB 1258        Buckingham             
Relating to the prosecution of limited liability companies and other business entities under the Penal Code.

HB 1311        Thompson, Senfronia | et al.  SP: Watson
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists.

HB 1442        Paddie | et al.          SP: Hall
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner and the licensing and registration of persons regulated by that state agency.

HB 1520        Thompson, Senfronia | et al.  SP: Watson
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.

SB 1623        Zaffirini              
Relating to nonprofit legal services corporations.

SB 1648        Zaffirini              
Relating to payment card skimmers on motor fuel dispensers; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.

SB 1732        Paxton                 
Relating to a requirement that certain water districts make audio and video recordings of open meetings available on the Internet.

SB 1793        Zaffirini              
Relating to purchasing and contracting by governmental entities; authorizing fees.

SB 1794        Zaffirini              
Relating to the calculation of costs in interagency contracts between certain state agencies and the State Office of Administrative Hearings.

SB 2066        Menéndez               
Relating to on-site distributed generation and energy storage resources.



Bills added after last posting:

SB 455


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