Senate Floor Action for 4/3/2023



April 3, 2023

The following bills were passed on the Local and Uncontested Bills Calendar:

SCR 7 (LC)Hinojosa

Authorizing the burial of Patrick John Nugent in the State Cemetery.

SCR 8 (LC)Parker

Designating June 2 as Italian Heritage Day for a 10-year period beginning in 2023.

SCR 9 (LC)Springer

Designating the first full week in April as Gifted and Talented Students Week for a 10-year period ending in 2033.

SCR 16 (LC)Parker

Designating November as Ukrainian Genocide Remembrance Month for a 10-year period beginning in 2023.

SCR 22 (LC)Hall

Authorizing the creation and appointment of joint legislative study committees by the lieutenant governor and speaker of the House of Representatives.

SCR 28 (LC)Huffman SP: Herrero/ Capriglione/ et al.

Urging Congress to repeal the Government Pension Offset and the Windfall Elimination Provision of the Social Security Act.

SCR 31 (LC)Parker SP: Anchía/ Meza/ et al.

Designating an area in Dallas as Koreatown Dallas for a 10-year period ending in 2033.

SB 37 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to the criminal offense of hazing.

SB 48 (LC)Zaffirini

Relating to standardized forms and materials for the issuance of protective orders, magistrate's orders for emergency protection, and temporary ex parte orders.

SB 182 (CS) (LC)Miles/ et al.

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

SB 247 (LC)Alvarado

Relating to specialty license plates issued for honorary consuls.

SB 276 (LC)Huffman

Relating to certificates of title for certain outboard motors.

SB 281 (LC)Zaffirini SP: Lambert

Relating to the designation of state musicians for classical and nonclassical genres.

SB 315 (LC)Hall/ et al.

Relating to the definition of telephone call for purposes of regulating telephone solicitations.

SB 323 (LC)Huffman/ Kolkhorst

Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties.

SB 401 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to prices charged by a medical staffing services agency during certain designated public health disaster periods; providing a civil penalty.

SB 464 (LC)Parker SP: Lopez, Janie

Relating to designating October 17 as Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Day.

SB 478 (CS) (LC)Zaffirini/ et al.

Relating to the administration of the motorcycle operator training and safety program and requirements for the issuance of certain driver's licenses and commercial driver's licenses; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee.

SB 498 (LC)Johnson

Relating to the operation of statewide technology centers.

SB 507 (LC)Perry SP: Darby

Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 87 in Concho County as the Deputy Samuel Leonard Memorial Highway.

SB 508 (LC)Perry SP: Darby

Relating to the designation of the portion of Farm-to-Market Road 765 in Concho County as the Sergeant Stephen Jones Memorial Highway.

SB 538 (CS) (LC)King SP: Raymond/ Morales, Eddie/ et al.

Relating to the use of appropriated money by the Texas State Guard for recruiting and retention purposes.

SB 545 (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to death records maintained and provided by the vital statistics unit of the Department of State Health Services.

SB 617 (CS) (LC)Blanco/ et al. SP: González, Mary/ Guillen/ et al.

Relating to the confidentiality of certain home address information in ad valorem tax appraisal records.

SB 658 (CS) (LC)Perry/ et al.

Relating to the disposition of money from certain attorney accounts delivered to the comptroller as unclaimed property.

SB 691 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to an animal share exemption for certain meat and meat food products; providing a civil penalty.

SB 729 (LC)Huffman/ et al. SP: Bonnen

Relating to the cash balance benefit under the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

SB 739 (LC)Johnson

Relating to designating October 10 as Supportive Palliative Care Awareness Day.

SB 745 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst/ Campbell/ Hall/ Schwertner/ Sparks/ et al.

Relating to fraud prevention under certain health care programs.

SB 768 (LC)Parker

Relating to the process for notifying the attorney general of a breach of security of computerized data by persons doing business in this state.

SB 818 (LC)Alvarado SP: Perez

Relating to the disposition of real property interests by navigation districts and port authorities.

SB 870 (CS) (LC)West SP: Smithee

Relating to certain Title IV-D cases and other cases with respect to child support or Title IV-D agency services and to practices and procedures for the operation of the Title IV-D agency.

SB 944 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

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

SB 987 (CS) (LC)Kolkhorst

Relating to the reporting of certain information regarding the payment of state money to certain vendors and counties.

SB 1016 (CS) (LC)King SP: Dean/ et al.

Relating to the consideration of employee compensation and benefits in establishing the rates of electric utilities.

SB 1021 (LC)Nichols SP: Canales

Relating to the handling of bids on certain contracts for highway projects.

SB 1023 (LC)Nichols SP: Canales

Relating to the establishment and posting of the maximum loads permitted on certain bridges.

SB 1052 (LC)Springer SP: González, Jessica/ Smith/ et al.

Relating to the compensation of an election judge or clerk.

SB 1115 (LC)Hancock SP: Patterson/ Perez

Relating to the titling, registration, and operation of an autocycle.

SB 1136 (LC)Schwertner

Relating to the administration of county roads in certain counties.

SB 1259 (LC)Creighton SP: Vasut

Relating to the maximum judgment amount awarded by a justice court in certain civil cases regarding the repair of residential rental property.

SB 1372 (CS) (LC)Perry SP: Ashby

Relating to costs associated with the destruction of certain deer.

SB 1421 (CS) (LC)Perry/ Blanco/ Campbell/ Flores/ Gutierrez/ et al.

Relating to the effect of nuisance actions, other actions, and governmental requirements on certain agricultural operations.

SB 1499 (LC)Nichols SP: Canales

Relating to the funding of certain port projects.

SB 1500 (LC)Nichols SP: Canales

Relating to powers and duties of navigation districts and the boards of trustees of municipal port facilities.

SB 1523 (LC)Blanco SP: Anderson/ Oliverson/ et al.

Relating to the dismissal of a baseless or unfounded complaint filed with the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.

The following bills were removed from the Local and Uncontested Bills Calendar:

SB 869 (LC)West SP: Smithee

Relating to suits affecting the parent-child relationship, including the payment and enforcement of support ordered in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

SB 1133 (CS) (LC)Blanco/ Flores/ Hinojosa/ Kolkhorst/ Perry/ et al. SP: King, Tracy O.

Relating to a program to compensate landowners for property damage caused by certain criminal activities.

SB 1216 (LC)Paxton/ et al.

Relating to the issuance of a license to carry a handgun to certain active and retired judicial officers.