Senate Floor Action for 9/1/2021



September 1, 2021

The Senate suspended the necessary rules to consider and finally pass:

SB 91 (CS)Bettencourt/ et al.

Relating to a temporary reduction in the maximum compressed tax rate of a school district and the form of the ballot proposition to be used in an election to approve a tax rate adopted by a school district that exceeds the district's voter-approval tax rate; making an appropriation.

1 Floor Amendment

HB 7 Landgraf/ Dominguez SP: Birdwell

Relating to the storage or disposal of high-level radioactive waste.

1 Floor Amendment

The Senate suspended the regular order, read third time and finally passed:

HB 9 Bonnen/ Morales, Eddie/ Metcalf/ Holland/ Middleton/ et al. SP: Nelson/ et al.

Relating to making supplemental appropriations relating to border security and giving direction regarding those appropriations.

The Senate adopted the following resolutions:

SR 50 Bettencourt

In memory of Michael Anthony DiTeresa.

SR 54 Whitmire

Recognizing Rick DeLeon on the occasion of his retirement.