Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/17/2023



May 17, 2023

SJR 74 Parker/ et al. SP: Walle/ Holland

Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the centennial parks conservation fund.

SJR 75 Perry/ et al. SP: King, Tracy O./ Price/ et al.

Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the Texas water fund to assist in financing water projects in this state.

SB 22 Springer/ Blanco/ Creighton/ Eckhardt/ Hall/ et al. SP: Guillen/ Gerdes

Relating to the establishment of grant programs to provide financial assistance to qualified sheriff's offices, constable's offices, and prosecutor's offices in rural counties.

SB 28 Perry/ et al. SP: King, Tracy O./ Troxclair/ et al.

Relating to financial assistance provided and programs administered by the Texas Water Development Board.

SB 61 Zaffirini/ et al. SP: Hefner

Relating to the methods by which the comptroller may provide certain notices relating to the revocation or suspension of a permit or license or the forfeiture of corporate privileges in this state.

SB 133 West/ et al. SP: Hull/ González, Mary/ et al.

Relating to prohibiting the use of certain restraints, chemical irritants, or a Taser or similar device on certain public school students.

SB 182 Miles/ et al. SP: Rose

Relating to the required report of criminal offenses committed against individuals receiving certain state agency services; creating a criminal offense.

SB 267 King/ et al. SP: Burrows/ Frazier/ et al.

Relating to law enforcement agency accreditation, including a grant program to assist agencies in becoming accredited.

SB 576 Menéndez/ et al. SP: Thierry

Relating to the reporting, investigation, and prosecution of the criminal offense of financial abuse of an elderly individual.

SB 599 Birdwell/ et al. SP: Anderson/ Orr/ et al.

Relating to the carrying or possession of a handgun by a district or county clerk and the issuance of a handgun license to a district or county clerk.

SB 621 Parker/ et al. SP: Capriglione

Relating to the position of chief information security officer in the Department of Information Resources.

SB 780 Hughes/ et al. SP: Hefner/ et al.

Relating to emergency possession of certain abandoned children by designated emergency infant care providers.

SB 944 Kolkhorst SP: Lambert

Relating to the commitment order for individuals with intellectual disabilities who are committed to state supported living centers.

SB 975 Menéndez/ et al. SP: Dorazio/ Swanson/ et al.

Relating to the procedures for the issuance of a personal identification certificate to a person whose driver's license is surrendered.

SB 994 Schwertner/ et al. SP: Burrows

Relating to the declaration of a candidate's ineligibility on the basis of failure to pay a filing fee or submit a petition in lieu of a filing fee.

SB 1080 Kolkhorst SP: Gerdes

Relating to a mitigation program and fees for the Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District.

SB 1246 Huffman SP: Bonnen

Relating to authorized investments of public money by certain governmental entities and the confidentiality of certain information related to those investments.

SB 1397 Schwertner/ Johnson/ Paxton/ Perry/ Springer SP: Bell, Keith/ Holland/ et al.

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

SB 1414 Johnson/ Paxton/ Perry/ Schwertner/ Springer SP: Holland/ Goldman/ et al.

Relating to the temporary regulation of the practice of veterinary medicine by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

SB 1516 King SP: Cook

Relating to the procedures for an application for a writ of habeas corpus and the issuance of the writ.

SB 1659 Schwertner SP: Holland/ Bell, Keith/ et al.

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

SB 1727 Schwertner/ Johnson/ Paxton/ Perry/ Springer SP: Canales/ Dutton

Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, the functions of the office of independent ombudsman for the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, and the powers and duties of the office of inspector general of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.

SB 1849 Kolkhorst/ et al. SP: Noble/ et al.

Relating to an interagency reportable conduct search engine, standards for a person's removal from the employee misconduct registry and eligibility for certification as certain Texas Juvenile Justice Department officers and employees, and the use of certain information by certain state agencies to conduct background checks.

SB 2139 Parker SP: Longoria

Relating to the establishment of the Opportunity High School Diploma program.