COMMITTEE:    Natural Resources 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 27, 2021 

PLACE:       JHR 120 
CHAIR:       Rep. Tracy King 


HB 1926        Wilson
Relating to the extension of water or sewer service by certain retail public utilities at the request of a developer.

HB 2194        Perez                             Posting Rule Suspended
Relating to the administration of navigation districts.

SB 152         Perry | et al.                                         
Relating to the regulation of groundwater conservation districts.

HB 2426        Murr                                                  
Relating to water quality protection areas.

HB 2851        Lucio III                                             
Relating to the consideration of modeled sustainable groundwater pumping in the adoption of desired future conditions in groundwater conservation districts.

HB 2905        Morrison                                              
Relating to public-private partnerships to design, develop, finance, construct, and receive financial assistance for certain water-related projects.

SB 1160        Taylor | et al.                                        
Relating to the creation of the Gulf Coast Protection District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees; providing authority to impose a tax; granting the power of eminent domain.

SB 600         Perry | et al.                                         
Relating to an inventory of dams controlled by river authorities.

HB 4618        Zwiener                                               
Relating to the Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District; authorizing a fee.

HB 4636        Morales, Eddie | et al.                                
Relating to the creation of the Val Verde County Groundwater Conservation District; providing authority to issue bonds; providing authority to impose fees, surcharges, and taxes.

HB 3253        Jetton                                                
Relating to operations of Districts created under the Texas Water Code, Title 4, Chapter 49, Subchapter A.

HB 3750        Lucio III | et al.                                     
Relating to financial assistance by the Texas Water Development Board for backup power generators in economically distressed areas for public water supply and sanitary sewer systems.

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Bills added after last posting:

HB 2194


Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 3996


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