Bills Referred Today for 4/27/2021



April 27, 2021

Committee referral on the following:

SB 2220 Hughes

Relating to the creation of an additional judicial district composed of Smith County.


SB 2223 Buckingham

Relating to the creation of the Travis County Municipal Utility District No. 27; granting a limited power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose assessments, fees, and taxes.

Local Government

SB 2225 Eckhardt

Relating to the Cottonwood Creek Development District.

Local Government

SB 2226 Hughes

Relating to the effect of procedural rules adopted by the Supreme Court of Texas.

State Affairs

SB 2227 Hughes

Relating to securitizing costs associated with electric markets; granting authority to issue bonds.

Business & Commerce

SB 2228 Taylor

Relating to the authority of the City of Kemah Municipal Management District No. 1 to provide water and sewer service, exercise certain powers, issue bonds, and impose fees, taxes, and assessments and to the validation of certain acts and proceedings of the district.

Local Government

SB 2229 Hinojosa

Relating to the powers of the Hidalgo County Drainage District Number 1; authorizing the issuance of bonds.

Local Government

SB 2230 Schwertner

Relating to the operation and administration of the Texas Bullion Depository.


SB 2231 Hall

Relating to the resilience of the electric grid and certain municipalities.

State Affairs

SB 2232 Hall

Relating to elections.

State Affairs

SB 2233 Menéndez

Relating to requiring sexual harassment prevention training and ethics training to register as a lobbyist.

State Affairs

Committee re-referral on the following:

SB 1741 Birdwell

Relating to pretrial procedures, conditions for community supervision, and criminal punishment for conduct endangering the public safety; creating a criminal offense and increasing criminal penalties.

Re-referred from Criminal Justice to Jurisprudence