Senate Bills Returned from House with Amendments for 5/25/2023



May 25, 2023

SB 15 Middleton/ Bettencourt/ Campbell/ Creighton/ Flores/ et al. SP: Swanson

Relating to requiring public institution of higher education students who compete in intercollegiate athletic competitions to compete based on biological sex.

SB 26 Kolkhorst/ Alvarado/ Bettencourt/ Blanco/ Campbell/ et al. SP: Jetton/ Lalani

Relating to local mental health authority and local behavioral health authority audits and mental and behavioral health reporting, services, and programs.

SB 189 Miles/ et al. SP: Rose/ Reynolds/ et al.

Relating to the creation of a criminal offense concerning the failure of certain persons to report abuse, neglect, or exploitation in boarding home facilities.

SB 365 Zaffirini SP: Landgraf

Relating to the issuance or amendment of a certificate of public convenience and necessity that authorizes the construction of an electrical substation.

SB 532 West/ et al. SP: Kuempel/ González, Mary/ et al.

Relating to repayment of certain mental health professional education loans.

SB 544 Blanco/ et al. SP: Moody

Relating to the issuance of a temporary teaching certificate to and requirements regarding educator certification for certain persons with experience as instructors for the Community College of the Air Force.

SB 718 Paxton SP: Cook

Relating to additional periods of possession of or access to a child to compensate for denial of court-ordered possession or access.

SB 999 West SP: King, Tracy O.

Relating to the requirement that providers of active shooter training at public schools and institutions of higher education obtain a certificate issued by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.

SB 1056 Hinojosa SP: Canales

Relating to the directors and administration of the Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 3.

SB 1070 Hughes/ et al. SP: Jetton/ Leo-Wilson/ et al.

Relating to the interstate voter registration crosscheck program.

SB 1098 Paxton/ et al. SP: Hull

Relating to the rights of a parent or guardian with a child in certain child-care facilities.

SB 1192 Zaffirini SP: Noble

Relating to access to criminal history record information for certain employees, volunteers, and contractors, and for applicants for those positions, by the Health and Human Services Commission.

SB 1367 Creighton SP: Leach

Relating to the confidentiality of certain information for employees of a county courthouse or the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System and the employees' family members.

SB 1376 Parker/ et al. SP: Wilson

Relating to an employment preference for members of the military and their spouses for positions at state agencies.

SB 1404 Parker/ et al. SP: Smithee/ Morales Shaw

Relating to the creation of a work group to study the benefits of coal-to-nuclear electric generating facility conversion.

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 1624 Zaffirini/ et al. SP: Leach

Relating to guardianships, alternatives to guardianship, and supports and services for incapacitated persons.

SB 1677 Perry SP: Price

Relating to the establishment and administration of Health and Human Services Commission programs providing mental health services to certain individuals in this state.

SB 1699 Johnson SP: Hunter

Relating to the participation of aggregated distributed energy resources in the ERCOT market.

SB 1929 Johnson/ et al. SP: Dean

Relating to the registration of virtual currency mining facilities in the ERCOT power region that demand a large load of interruptible power.

SB 2091 West SP: Sherman, Sr.

Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to sell certain seized or foreclosed property to an owner of an abutting property without conducting a public sale.

SB 2192 Hall SP: Bell, Keith

Relating to the notice and petition for the creation of a municipal utility district in certain counties.

SB 2315 Hughes SP: Clardy

Relating to the creation of a task force to develop a plan for the consolidation of the functions of workforce development programs administered by the Texas Workforce Commission and social services programs administered by the Health and Human Services Commission.

SB 2325 Zaffirini SP: Flores/ González, Jessica

Relating to the eligibility of certain events for funding under the Major Events Reimbursement Program.

SB 2370 Campbell SP: Kuempel

Relating to the division of certain emergency services districts.

SB 2376 Campbell/ et al. SP: Canales/ Cain

Relating to the issuance of Support Adoption specialty license plates and to the Support Adoption account and certain voluntary contributions to that account.

SB 2440 Perry/ et al. SP: Burrows

Relating to a requirement that certain plats for the subdivision of land include evidence of groundwater supply.

SB 2453 Menéndez/ et al. SP: Hernandez

Relating to certain regulations adopted by governmental entities for the building products, materials, or methods used in the construction of residential or commercial buildings.

SB 2620 Springer SP: Spiller

Relating to authorizing certain political subdivisions to change the date on which their general election for officers is held.