CS/SB 538: Special Districts
GENERAL BILL by Community Affairs ; Ring ; Negron
Special Districts; Requiring certain single-county independent special districts to administratively consolidate with the municipality or county in which they are located if such consolidation will result in increased efficiencies; limiting the insurance benefits of district officers and employees to the benefits provided by the local governing authority to its officers and employees; revising the information that must be presented by a community development district to the local governing authority and requiring the information to be provided at a publicly noticed meeting, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Ethics and Elections
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Community Affairs (CA)
- Ethics and Elections (EE)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax (AFT)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 1/30/2013 Senate • Filed
2/6/2013 Senate • Referred to Community Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 41
3/4/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 03/07/13, 8:00 am, 301 Senate Office Building
3/5/2013 Senate • Introduced -SJ 41
3/7/2013 Senate • CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 195
3/11/2013 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Remaining references corrected to Ethics and Elections; Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 206
• Now in Ethics and Elections
3/12/2013 Senate • CS by Community Affairs read 1st time -SJ 200
3/13/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections, 03/18/13, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
5/3/2013 Senate • Died in Ethics and Elections
CS/SB 538, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/11/2013 at 8:51 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Ethics and Elections (Pre-Meeting) 3/15/2013 (pdf)
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 902988 - Amendment
Delete lines 55 - 137 and insert:
Ethics and Elections
(Diaz de la Portilla)
Citations - Statutes (6)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 189.4035 Preparation of official list of special districts. Page 5 (pdf) 189.404 Legislative intent for the creation of independent special districts; special act prohibitions; model elements and other requirements; general-purpose local government/Governor and Cabinet creation authorizations. Page 5 (pdf) 189.4052 Page 2 (pdf) 189.412 Special District Information Program; duties and responsibilities. Page 6 (pdf) 189.416 Designation of registered office and agent. Page 6 (pdf) 190.008 Budget; reports and reviews. Page 7 (pdf)
SB 538, Original Filed Version Posted 1/30/2013 at 1:37 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Community Affairs (Pre-Meeting) 3/5/2013 (pdf)
Community Affairs (Post-Meeting) 3/8/2013 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 881 Special Districts Ray Identical Last Action: 5/3/2013 H Died in Local and Federal Affairs Committee
Location: In committee/council (LFAC)
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 142916 - Amendment (Delete All)
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Replaced by Committee Substitute
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 3/7/2013 8:00 AM Community Affairs 9 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (2)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 189.414 189.415 Special district public facilities report.
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