Senate Floor Action for 4/9/2021



April 9, 2021

The following bills were passed on the Local and Uncontested Bills Calendar:

SB 48 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to conditions of community supervision for defendants convicted of certain criminal offenses involving animals.

SB 56 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the availability of personal information of a current or former federal prosecutor or public defender.

SB 160 (LC)Perry

Relating to certain county road reports.

SB 186 (LC)Perry

Relating to the authority of a county to issue bonds to restore or maintain a county courthouse.

SB 195 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to grounds for refusal of certain alcoholic beverage licenses and permits.

SB 197 (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for animals adopted from or sold by nonprofit animal welfare organizations.

SB 198 (LC)Nelson

Relating to the demonstration of weapons proficiency by qualified retired law enforcement officers.

SB 199 (CS) (LC)Nelson

Relating to automated external defibrillators.

SB 203 (LC)Schwertner

Relating to selection of statewide competition locations by the University Interscholastic League.

SB 211 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to judicial review of acts by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

SB 220 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to notice and reporting requirements for vendor rebates under a contract listed on a multiple award contract schedule.

SB 230 (CS) (LC)Seliger/ et al.

Relating to the continuing education requirement for county commissioners.

SB 231 (LC)Seliger/ et al.

Relating to training for county election officers.

SB 271 (LC)Perry

Relating to applicants for employment at assisted living facilities.

SB 289 (LC)Seliger

Relating to excused absences from public school for certain students to obtain a driver's license or learner license.

SB 374 (CS) (LC)Seliger

Relating to municipal annexation of certain rights-of-way.

SB 387 (CS) (LC)Schwertner

Relating to the appeal of rates for water or sewer service charged to certain customers of a municipality.

SB 398 (LC)Menéndez/ et al.

Relating to distributed renewable generation resources.

SB 415 (CS) (LC)Hancock

Relating to use of electric energy storage facilities in the ERCOT power region.

SB 445 (LC)Hughes/ et al.

Relating to the use of a flashing warning signal light and certain other equipment by a person operating a school bus.

SB 477 (LC)Nelson

Relating to the administration and collection of sales and use taxes and certain fees applicable to sales involving marketplace providers.

SB 478 (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to excluding the furnishing of an academic transcript from the definition of "information service" for purposes of sales and use taxes.

SB 479 (LC)Hughes

Relating to the powers of the TexAmericas Center, including its authority to issue bonds.

SB 481 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to the transfer of certain public school students to a school district offering in-person instruction.

SB 484 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to the right of a member of the state military forces to retain private legal counsel and file a civil action.

SB 510 (CS) (LC)Perry

Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to Stephens County.

SB 511 (LC)Perry

Relating to the operation of the juvenile boards of Crosby and Lubbock Counties.

SB 599 (LC)Perry

Relating to the removal and disposal of abandoned fishing devices and the seizure and disposition of unlawful fishing devices.

SB 600 (CS) (LC)Perry/ et al.

Relating to an inventory of dams controlled by river authorities.

SB 634 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the confidentiality of the identity of certain landowners who participate in a State Soil and Water Conservation Board program to manage or eradicate an invasive species.

SB 675 (LC)Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to special open season hunting of certain migratory game birds by veterans and members of the United States armed forces on active duty.

SB 709 (CS) (LC)Hall/ Blanco/ Buckingham/ Hinojosa/ Paxton/ et al.

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.

SB 780 (LC)Hinojosa/ et al.

Relating to the authority of a local government to enter into an intergovernmental support agreement with a branch of the armed forces of the United States.

SB 783 (LC)Creighton

Relating to the purchase of iron and steel products made in the United States for certain projects by public institutions of higher education.

SB 790 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to county authority to balance bill for county air ambulance services.

SB 798 (LC)Nelson/ et al.

Relating to the issuance of a birth record, driver's license, or personal identification certificate to victims and the children of victims of family or dating violence.

SB 800 (CS) (LC)Nelson

Relating to certain required reports or information received or prepared by state agencies and other governmental entities.

SB 813 (LC)Hughes

Relating to the insurance premium tax credit for the certified rehabilitation of certified historic structures.

SB 860 (CS) (LC)Johnson/ Paxton

Relating to the exclusion of certain car haulers from the definition of tow truck for purposes of certain laws regulating motor vehicle towing.

SB 874 (LC)Hancock

Relating to the reporting and expiration dates of a temporary health insurance risk pool administered by the commissioner of insurance.

SB 886 (LC)Blanco/ et al.

Relating to the provision of citizenship assistance to veterans by the Texas Veterans Commission.

SB 901 (LC)Perry

Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties.

SB 905 (CS) (LC)Perry/ Springer

Relating to guidance on the regulations applicable to the potable reuse of wastewater.

SB 911 (CS) (LC)Hancock

Relating to the regulation of restaurants and third-party food delivery services, including the issuance of certain alcoholic beverage certificates to restaurants.

SB 918 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the size, terms, and election of boards of directors of certain insurance companies.

SB 965 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to rate filing requirements for certain personal lines insurers with low market shares.

SB 967 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the expiration and extension of certain public health orders issued by a health authority.

SB 1093 (LC)Creighton/ et al.

Relating to the administration of a veterans treatment court program.

SB 1156 (LC)Nelson

Relating to the contracting authority of the Health and Human Services Commission for the volunteer advocate for children program.

SB 1181 (LC)Creighton

Relating to the towing of certain property from a self-service storage facility for disposition by a vehicle storage facility.

SB 1202 (LC)Hancock

Relating to the applicability of certain utility provisions to a vehicle charging service.

SB 1203 (LC)Hancock

Relating to business entities.

SB 1210 (LC)Johnson/ Bettencourt

Relating to substitutes for hydrofluorocarbon refrigerants applicable to commercial or residential buildings or construction.

SB 1216 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to a local option election on the sale of alcoholic beverages in certain areas of a municipality.

SB 1280 (LC)Hancock

Relating to certain provisions of The Securities Act for which a person offering or selling a security may be held liable to a person buying the security.

SB 1284 (LC)Hancock/ et al.

Relating to consumption of alcoholic beverages in public entertainment facilities and zones.

SB 1308 (CS) (LC)Blanco/ et al.

Relating to a study on the impacts of using certain motor vehicle technologies.

SB 1323 (LC)Hinojosa

Relating to preemployment physical examinations for employment with the Texas Department of Transportation.

SB 1523 (LC)Hancock

Relating to registered and protected series of domestic limited liability companies; authorizing fees.

The following bills were removed from the Local and Uncontested Bills Calendar:

SB 760 (LC)Springer

Relating to the removal of solar power facilities.