House Concurrent Resolution 56

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Last Action 02/27/19: to State & Local Government (S)
Title A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION establishing the Public Water and Wastewater System Infrastructure Task Force.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1088
Sponsors J. Tipton, C. Harris, J. Blanton, K. Hinkle, P. Minter
Summary of Original Version Concurrent resolution establishing a 17-member legislative task force to study small community public drinking water systems to create mechanisms for oversight and intervention so as to prevent the drinking system's decline and failure; policy options submitted to the Legislative Research Commission for referral by December 15, 2019.
Index Headings of Original Version Environment and Conservation - Small drinking water systems, maintaining water quality, study of
Legislative Research Commission - Small drinking water systems, insolvency, prevention, study of
Local Government - Small drinking water systems, failing service, study of
Public Utilities - Small drinking water systems, insolvency, prevention, study of
Public Works - Small drinking water systems, degrading infrastructure and service, study of
Special Districts - Small drinking water systems, insolvency, prevention, study of
Studies Directed - Small drinking water systems, insolvency, prevention, study of
Water Supply - Small drinking water systems, degrading infrastructure and service, study of
Cities - Small drinking water systems, insolvency, prevention, study of
Counties - Small drinking water systems, failing service, study of
Task Forces, Legislative Branch - Small drinking water systems, insolvency, prevention, study of
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Committee Amendment 1
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02/05/19
  • introduced in House
02/06/19
  • to Local Government (H)
02/08/19
  • posted in committee
02/20/19
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute (1) and committee amendment (1-title)
02/21/19
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 22, 2019
02/22/19
  • 3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute (1) committee amendment (1-title)
02/25/19
  • received in Senate
02/27/19
  • to State & Local Government (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions of HCR 56; identify water as a critical resource; add wastewater treatment; rename the task force as the Public Water and Wastewater System Infrastructure Task Force; add goal of the task force is to evaluate and develop legislative recommendations and policy options; add identifying options to generate state and local funds for infrastructure; increase membership on the task force from 17 to 21 members; make number of meetings and type final work products permissive; add date for Legislative Research Commission to refer recommendations to a committee of jurisdiction.
Index Headings Environment and Conservation - Water infrastructure, task force, wastewater systems, addition of
Pollution - Water infrastructure task force, wastewater systems, membership expansion
Public Utilities - Water infrastructure task force, wastewater systems, membership expansion
Public Works - Water infrastructure, task force, wastewater systems, addition of
Sewer Systems - Water infrastructure, task force, wastewater systems, addition of
Water Supply - Water infrastructure task force, wastewater systems, membership expansion
Waterways and Dams - Water infrastructure task force, wastewater systems, dams, inclusion of
Task Forces, Legislative Branch - Water infrastructure task force, wastewater systems, membership

Amendment House Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor M. Meredith
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HCR 56

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