Senate Floor Action for 10/15/2021



October 15, 2021

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

SB 52 (CS)Creighton/ et al.

Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education.

6 Floor Amendments

HB 1 Hunter SP: Huffman

Relating to the composition of districts for the election of members of the Texas House of Representatives.

The Senate refused to concur in House amendments and requested the appointment of a Conference Committee on the following:

SB 1 (CS)Bettencourt/ et al. SP: Meyer/ Button/ et al.

Relating to the provision of direct relief from ad valorem taxes to certain property owners in this state through the distribution of certain federal economic assistance money received by the state and a study of the provision of additional ad valorem tax relief; making an appropriation.

SB 8 (CS)Nelson/ et al. SP: Bonnen/ González, Mary/ et al.

Relating to making supplemental appropriations and giving direction regarding appropriations.

Committee referral on the following:

HB 25 Swanson/ Klick/ Hefner/ Morrison/ Noble/ et al. SP: Perry/ et al.

Relating to requiring public school students to compete in interscholastic athletic competitions based on biological sex.

Health & Human Services