COMMITTEE:    State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Thursday, April 1, 2021 

PLACE:       JHR 140 
CHAIR:       Rep. Chris Paddie 


HB 692         Shine | et al.
Relating to retainage requirements for certain public works construction projects.

HB 872         Bernal                                                
Relating to the confidentiality of certain government operated utility customer information.

HB 1500        Hefner | et al.                                        
Relating to authority of the governor and certain political subdivisions to regulate firearms, ammunition, knives, air guns, explosives, and combustibles and certain associated businesses during certain disasters and emergencies.

HB 1575        Cyrier                                                
Relating to certain provisions applicable to state agencies subject to review by the Sunset Advisory Commission.

HB 1860        Cyrier                                                
Relating to the sunset review process and certain governmental entities subject to that process.

HB 2065        Dominguez                                             
Relating to the composition of the cybersecurity council.

HB 2066        Dominguez                                             
Relating to emergency management for cybersecurity events threatening this state.

HB 2189        King, Phil                                            
Relating to state contracts with and investments in companies that boycott certain energy companies.

HB 2221        Canales                                               
Relating to mobile source emissions reductions and transportation electrification; authorizing a fee.

HB 2531        Anderson                                              
Relating to an accommodation process authorizing the use of state highway rights-of-way by broadband-only providers.

HB 2558        Capriglione | et al.                                   
Relating to prohibited state contracts with companies that discriminate against the firearm or ammunition industries.

HB 2622        Holland | et al.                                       
Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.

HB 2639        Morales, Christina | et al.                            
Relating to a study by the Public Utility Commission of Texas on the interconnection of electric transmission service facilities with the United Mexican States.

HB 3544        Holland | et al.                                       
Relating to the restructuring of certain electric utility providers.

HB 3615        King, Phil                                            
Relating to chilled water service and district cooling systems.

HB 3749        Lucio III                                             
Relating to the provision of electric service during extreme weather conditions.

HB 3853        Anderson                                              
Relating to middle mile broadband service provided by an electric utility.

Contingent on suspension of the 5 day posting rule, the committee will also consider:


HB 4492        Paddie                                                
Relating to the restructuring of certain electric utility providers.

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