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SB 1581

Relating to state fiscal matters, and certain administrative and business matters, related to public and higher education.

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  • Calls On Texas Governor To Add ‘Campus Carry’ To Special Session (ammoland.com)
    Jun 9, 2011
    And when Senator Jeff Wentworth offered a campus carry amendment to another higher education bill, SB 1581, 21 of 31 Texas Senators voted to support it. But as happened in 2009, campus carry passed out of the Senate only to be killed on a technicality ...
    AmmoLand.com (press release)
  • Updated: Where Do Education Bills Stand In Special? (texastribune.org)
    Jun 6, 2011
    ... first came up with his proposal to allow parents to receive a 60 percent reimbursement of what it'd cost the state to educate them when they enroll their kids in a private school as an amendment to the failed education fiscal matters bill SB 1581. ...
    Texas Tribune
  • TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 5/30/11 (texastribune.org)
    Jun 4, 2011
    But SB 1581's earlier crash-and-burn in the House is an odyssey worth revisiting as lawmakers take up the issue in their special session. The Trib's multimedia team highlights some of the most memorable — and surprising — moments from the 82nd ...
    Texas Tribune
  • Inside the Unraveling of School Finance Legislation (texastribune.org)
    Jun 2, 2011
    But the earlier failure of SB 1581, which put a behind-closed-doors conference committee in charge of any decisions about how to distribute $4 billion in cuts in state funding across school districts, was a dramatic warning of just how much further ...
    Texas Tribune
  • Capitol Insider: How lawmakers unraveled school finance reform (kens5.com)
    Jun 2, 2011
    But the earlier failure of SB 1581, which put a behind-closed-doors conference committee in charge of any decisions about how to distribute $4 billion in cuts in state funding across school districts, was a dramatic warning of just how much further ...
    KENS 5 TV
  • Education funding in flux: Senate school finance proposal fails (courier-gazette.com)
    May 25, 2011
    With less than one week of the regular session left in the Texas Legislature, a Senate-approved school finance proposal has been killed on the House floor. SB 1581, a fiscal matters bill with the proposal ...
    McKinney Courier Gazette
  • Time Dwindling, Another Lost Chance At School Finance (texastribune.org)
    May 23, 2011
    SB 1581 was the latest hope for a school finance debate on the House floor. Fresh back from the Senate with Sen. Florence Shapiro's newly resurrected proposal attached, it was also the prospective home of plans from Reps. Rob Eissler, R-The Woodlands, ...
    Texas Tribune
  • The First Word: Nowhere (blog.chron.com)
    May 20, 2011
    Mike Villarreal, D-San Antonio, successfully derailed Wentworth's concealed handgun measure Thursday night when he called a point of order on SB 1581 containing the handgun amendment. Villarreal successfully pointed out Wentworth's amendment violated a ...
    Houston Chronicle (blog)
  • Texas House: No special carry privileges for legislators (pajamasmedia.com)
    May 19, 2011
    SB 1581, the higher education finance bill including the Campus Carry initiative, is scheduled to be heard in the House today. HB 1595, the Range Protection bill, has remained stuck in the House Calendars Committee since May 6. ...
    Pajamas Media
  • Two bills put budget on the brink (kxan.com)
    May 19, 2011
    The largest – SB 1811 , the omnibus fiscal matters bill – has been once again postponed in the House – this time until Friday afternoon. House members have sent the other – SB 1581 , the education fiscal matters bill – back to the Senate in a heated ...
    Austin News
  • Guns on campus bill is likely dead (mysanantonio.com)
    May 19, 2011
    ... handguns on Texas college campuses appears to be dead. Rep. Mike Villarreal, D-San Antonio, successfully derailed Wentworth's concealed handgun measure Thursday night when he called a point of order on SB 1581 containing the handgun amendment. ...
    San Antonio Express
  • Funding formula varies in impact to Valley schools (education-themonitor.themonitor.com)
    May 18, 2011
    Scott Hochberg's CSHB 2485 (click to enlarge) The Texas House of Representatives is set today to debate SB 1581 and the 76 various amendments attached to it, including Hochberg's edited version of House Bill 2485, which attempts to soften the blow to ...
    Monitor
  • Campus Carry Closer To Passage [Politics] (austinist.com)
    May 10, 2011
    Wentworth has been trying to attach the amendment, the former SB 354, to legislation for the last two weeks (Ogden's bill, SB 1581, has become a bit of a Christmas tree for apparently homeless amendments: also attached are an increase in cigarette ...
    Austinist
  • Voter ID, immigrant tuition on Senate's plate (UPDATE: and now concealed carry) (lonestarreport.org)
    May 9, 2011
    Senators are now debating whether to continue giving certain non-US residents in-state tuition via a higher ed fiscal matters bill (SB 1581). Sen. Brian Birdwell introduced an amendment -- the second of the bill -- to bar non-residents from qualifying ...
    The Lone Star Report
  • Senate OKs concealed guns on campus (kxan.com)
    May 9, 2011
    AUSTIN (KXAN) - The Texas Senate on Monday afternoon voted to approve a bill that will allow concealed handguns to be carried on state college campuses. The issue was attached to SB 1581 , a bill intended to collect about $30 million in fee adjustments ...
    Austin News

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Blogs

  • Major Nevada Law Enforcement Association Endorses Campus Carry (campuscarry.com)
    May 21, 2011
    7 hours ago. "The point of order on SB 1581 has been sustained, and the bill has been sent back to the Senate." yesterday. "SB 1581 called up in the Texas House. Point of order (violation of one-subject rule) called on bill. ...
    CampusCarry.com - Explaining the Concealed Carry on Campus Debate
  • Texas Legislative Update « Weapon Blog (weapon-blog.com)
    May 17, 2011
    Bill: SB 1581. Caption: Relating to state fiscal matters related to public and higher education. Senate Status: Passed by Senate (Vote: 19 aye, 12 nay) House Committee: Appropriations (Out) Status Change: Placed on major state calendar ...
    Weapon Blog
  • Debt? What would Thomas Jefferson think? (homesafetyacademy.com)
    May 17, 2011
    Texas House Committee Votes Down Attempt to Strip Campus Carry from Higher Education Bill! May 13, 2011. As we reported earlier this week, state Senator Jeff Wentworth (R-San Antonio) successfully amended language allowing concealed handgun licensees to protect themselves on public college and university campuses onto Senate Bill 1581. SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] ...
    HomeSafety Academy
  • Texas Legislative Update « Weapon Blog (weapon-blog.com)
    May 16, 2011
    Bill: SB 1581. Caption: Relating to state fiscal matters related to public and higher education. Senate Status: Passed by Senate (Vote: 19 aye, 12 nay) House Committee: Appropriations Status Change: Scheduled for formal meeting on May ...
    Weapon Blog
  • Opinion Should Put an End to Judge's 15 Years of Attacks on ... (homesafetyacademy.com)
    May 14, 2011
    Texas House Committee Votes Down Attempt to Strip Campus Carry from Higher Education Bill! May 13, 2011. As we reported earlier this week, state Senator Jeff Wentworth (R-San Antonio) successfully amended language allowing concealed handgun licensees to protect ... SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] Missouri General Assembly Passes Comprehensive Firearm Reforms! May 13, 2011 ...
    HomeSafety Academy
  • Lastest Houston Politics News | Cityonic (texas.cityonic.com)
    May 11, 2011
    Wentworth hаѕ bееn trying tο attach thе amendment, thе former SB 354 , tο legislation fοr thе last two weeks (Ogden's payment, SB 1581 , hаѕ bе converted іntο a bit οf a Christmas tree fοr … Read more οn Austinist ...
    Cityonic
  • Texas Senate OKs Concealed Guns On Campus | U.S. Survival News (survival.us.com)
    May 11, 2011
    The Texas Senate on Monday afternoon voted to approve a bill that will allow concealed handguns to be carried on state college campuses. The issue was attached to SB 1581...
    U.S. Survival News
  • CENTEX UNFILTERED NEWS: TEXAS SENATE PASSES “CAMPUS CARRY” BY VOTE ... (centexunfilterednews.blogspot.com)
    May 10, 2011
    By a vote of 21 to 10, the Texas Senate agreed to add Senator Jeff Wentorth's (R- San Antonio) “campus carry” amendment to SB 1581, a higher education finance bill authored by Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan). The bill itself passed by a ...
    CENTEX UNFILTERED NEWS
  • Good News and an Urgent Call to Action! « God Guns and Politics (godgunspolitics.wordpress.com)
    May 10, 2011
    As you've likely already heard, campus carry was passed out of the Texas Senate today (http://fb.me/WJdCVuxp) as an amendment to SB 1581, a higher education finance bill. That's very good news, but this fight is far from over. ...
    God Guns and Politics
  • TX: Action needed on Campus Carry Bill in House (warriortalk.com)
    May 10, 2011
    Now the House needs to pass its companion bill. The companion is HB 3639, and most likely the House wills substitute SB 1581 for it. Action needed: Charles Cotton, of the Texas State Rifle Association and the Texas Firearms Coalition, ...
    Warrior Talk Forums
  • Texas Senate OKs Concealed Guns On Campus « Weapon Blog (weapon-blog.com)
    May 10, 2011
    The Texas Senate on Monday afternoon voted to approve a bill that will allow concealed handguns to be carried on state college campuses. The issue was attached to SB 1581 , a bill intended to collect about $30 million in fee adjustments ...
    Weapon Blog
  • Amendments Piled Onto Texas Education Finance Bill (loans.ismyblogs.name)
    May 10, 2011
    Hinojosa said lower cigarette sales had reduced the amount of money Texas actually recoups, and that his amendment would “make them pay their fair share.” In the end, SB 1581 passed 19 to 12. The Tribune thanks our Supporting Sponsors ...
    Loans Information Blog
  • Brackenridge Tract secrecy provision dumped | Postcards (statesman.com)
    May 10, 2011
    The Texas Senate has stripped provisions from two separate bills that could have allowed the University of Texas to keep secret details of possible redevelopment of the Brackenridge Tract in West Austin. On Monday, the Senate took out a provision in Senate ... Kirk Watson, D-Austin, on SB 5 to remove the wording. Zaffirini said she was unaware what the provision would do until a reporter raised a question about it. Get more Legislative coverage inside the Virtual Capitol ...
    Statesman Blogs
  • God's Caliber: Texas Campus Carry Moves to the House (godscaliber.blogspot.com)
    May 10, 2011
    On Monday 5/9/2011 the Texas Senate Campus Carry Bill SB354 passed the Senate as an amendment to SB1581 which is a Higher Education Finance Bill. Along with Campus Carry SB905 passed as an amendment too. I am fairly confident that the House ... SB 905 extends the list of persons able to carry under under section h-1 which allows for carry in B1, b2, b4-6 above. This list would include: (1)a judge or justice of a federal court; (2)an active judicial officer, as defined by ...
    God's Caliber
  • 5/10-5/11 2 at Toronto - Sons of Sam Horn (sonsofsamhorn.net)
    May 10, 2011
    4.24, 4096, 849, 77, 434, 340, 131, 1581, 3261 .250 .318 .390 .708, 100. Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table Generated 5/10/2011. Pos, G, PA, R, H, 2B, 3B, HR, RBI, SB, CS, BB, SO, BA, OBP, SLG, OPS, OPS+ .... I'll also add that Adam Lind has been on an absolute tear the past two weeks starting on their trip to Texas. Over the last two weeks he's hitting .465 with 6 HRs. Fortunately for the Sox, he has been having pretty serious back spasms and they ...
    Main Board
  • The Hays County RoundUp: Campus guns measure sees new life (hayscountyroundup.blogspot.com)
    May 10, 2011
    Shooting past previous delays, the Texas Senate on Monday approved two bills that would allow more Texans to carry their concealed handguns in more places. One highly controversial bill would let licensed Texans carry concealed handguns inside buildings at public ... The final vote for Senate Bill 1581 including the campus-carry wording was 19-12. The measure now goes to the House, where a separate version of campus-carry has been hung up for weeks awaiting a vote. ...
    The Hays County roundup
  • Texas Senate passes Concealed Carry on Campus « Stuff From Hsoi (blog.hsoi.com)
    May 9, 2011
    Texas Senate passes Concealed Carry on Campus. It looks like the Texas Senate has passed concealed carry on campus. Or maybe not. I'm not sure about the news report. It says: The issue was attached to SB 1581 , a bill intended to ...
    Stuff From Hsoi
  • Campus Carry Passes Texas Senate | Snowflakes in Hell (snowflakesinhell.com)
    May 9, 2011
    By a vote of 21 to 10, the Texas Senate agreed to add Senator Jeff Wentorth's (R- San Antonio) “campus carry” amendment to SB 1581, a higher education finance bill authored by Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan). The bill itself passed by a ...
    Snowflakes in Hell
  • Amendments Piled Onto Education Finance Bill (texastribune.org)
    May 9, 2011
    Hinojosa said lower cigarette sales had reduced the amount of money Texas actually recoups, and that his amendment would “make them pay their fair share.” In the end, SB 1581 passed 19 to 12. Editor's note: A correction has been made to ...
    The Texas Tribune: Main Feed
  • Senate approves campus-carry measure | Postcards (statesman.com)
    May 9, 2011
    Updated at 3:34 p.m.: After the Senate parliamentarian ruled that a controversial campus-carry measure could be added to another bill, the Texas Senate just voted not to table the amendment. The vote was 19-12. That's a significant victory for Sen. ...... Therefore, insurance rates should go down for the universities. Good job again!!! By kathryn. May 9, 2011 3:10 PM | Link to this. Some errors are contained in this report. It's SB 1581 and Zaffrini's bill was SB 5. ...
    Postcards
  • Senate approves campus-carry measure | Postcards (statesman.com)
    May 9, 2011
    Updated at 3:45 p.m.: The Texas Senate has voted 21-10 to attach a campus-carry measure to another bill, keeping the issue alive for a second time despite vocal opposition. After the Senate voted not to table Sen. ..... individual is liable and not the school. Therefore, insurance rates should go down for the universities. Good job again!!! By kathryn. May 9, 2011 3:10 PM | Link to this. Some errors are contained in this report. It's SB 1581 and Zaffrini's bill was SB 5. ...
    Postcards
  • NRA Vows to Take Down Obama in 2012 (homesafetyacademy.com)
    May 2, 2011
    Texas House Committee Votes Down Attempt to Strip Campus Carry from Higher Education Bill! May 13, 2011. As we reported earlier this week, state Senator Jeff Wentworth (R-San Antonio) successfully amended language allowing concealed handgun licensees to protect themselves on public college and university campuses onto Senate Bill 1581. SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] ...
    HomeSafety Academy
  • I Found Myself | Fielhouston (fielhouston.org)
    Apr 22, 2011
    I saw that I was indeed not alone and that I had the support of not just Texas but of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas & Missouri; a support which has empowered me to do more than what I have done for the past 9 years. ...
    Fielhouston
  • Texas Legislative Update (weapon-blog.com)
    Apr 5, 2011
    Bill: SB 321. Caption: Relating to an employee's transportation and storage of certain firearms or ammunition while on certain property owned or controlled by the employee's employer. Status Change: Referred to House Committee on ...
    Weapon Blog
  • Muskogee Gun Club » Blog Archive » February 28, 2011: CRO Update (muskogeegunclub.com)
    Mar 3, 2011
    Texas House Committee Votes Down Attempt to Strip Campus Carry from Higher Education Bill! May 13, 2011. As we reported earlier this week, state Senator Jeff Wentworth (R-San Antonio) successfully amended language allowing concealed handgun licensees to protect ... SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] « Welcome to the Muskogee Gun Club WebSite! April 11, 2011: Range Report » ...
    Muskogee Gun Club
  • Campus Carry Debate at Texas A&M University (campuscarry.com)
    Feb 26, 2011
    "The point of order on SB 1581 has been sustained, and the bill has been sent back to the Senate." yesterday. "SB 1581 called up in the Texas House. Point of order (violation of one-subject rule) called on bill. Now being discussed at ...
    CampusCarry.com - Explaining the Concealed Carry on Campus Debate
  • Hooray For Starbucks And Gun Rights | Arizona CCW Newsletter (arizonaccw.net)
    Mar 4, 2010
    SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] Missouri General Assembly Passes Comprehensive Firearm Reforms! May 13, 2011 .... They've also, no doubt, seen what happened in Luby's Cafeteria in Killeen, Texas, when a madman crashed his vehicle into the restaurant and began shooting patrons at will. The total carnage on that horrific day back in 1991 resulted in 23 people dead and 20 more ...
    Arizona CCW Newsletter
  • Senate committee green lights looser rules for concealed weapons ... (azccw.net)
    Feb 4, 2010
    Texas House Committee Votes Down Attempt to Strip Campus Carry from Higher Education Bill! May 13, 2011. As we reported earlier this week, state Senator Jeff Wentworth (R-San Antonio) successfully amended language allowing concealed handgun licensees to protect ... SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] Missouri General Assembly Passes Comprehensive Firearm Reforms! May 13, 2011 ...
    AZ CCW News
  • AZ CCW | Arizona CCW Newsletter (azccw.net)
    Jul 16, 2009
    SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] Missouri General Assembly Passes Comprehensive Firearm Reforms! May 13, 2011 ..... He went on to write or co -write seven more books on gun laws, including state guides for California , Florida , Texas and Virginia , the unabridged federal guide Gun Laws of America , and his 11th, which debuted at the 2008 Gun Rights Policy Conference, ...
    AZ CCW News
  • New Laws Regarding Arizona Concealed Weapons Permit | Arizona CCW ... (arizonaccw.net)
    Sep 12, 2008
    Texas House Committee Votes Down Attempt to Strip Campus Carry from Higher Education Bill! May 13, 2011. As we reported earlier this week, state Senator Jeff Wentworth (R-San Antonio) successfully amended language allowing concealed handgun licensees to protect ... SB 1581, authored by state Senator Steve Ogden (R-Bryan), would reform finance methods for higher education and was passed in t […] Missouri General Assembly Passes Comprehensive Firearm Reforms! May 13, 2011 ...
    Arizona CCW Newsletter
  • update 31.viii.2008 of the list of literature on reproduction & work (maternityprotection-reproductionwork.blogspot.com)
    Aug 31, 2008
    boppana sb, fowler kb, britt wj, stagno s, pass rf. symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection in infants born to mothers with preexisting immunity to cytomegalovirus. pediatrics. ...... study of ethylene dibromide-induced alterations of seminal plasma biochemistry as a function of post-testicular toxicity with relationships to some indices of semen analysis and endocrine profile. dissertation to the university of texas health science center, houston, texas, 1986. ...
    maternity protection - reproduction & work moederschapsbescherming - voortplanting & werk
  • update 11.ii.2007 of the list of literature on reproduction & work (maternityprotection-reproductionwork.blogspot.com)
    Feb 11, 2007
    boppana sb, fowler kb, britt wj, stagno s, pass rf. symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection in infants born to mothers with preexisting immunity to cytomegalovirus. pediatrics. ...... study of ethylene dibromide-induced alterations of seminal plasma biochemistry as a function of post-testicular toxicity with relationships to some indices of semen analysis and endocrine profile. dissertation to the university of texas health science center, houston, texas, 1986. ...
    maternity protection - reproduction & work
  • Eric Borneman's references (forum.marinedepot.com)
    Oct 1, 2006
    Goldberg, WM, JC Makemson, and SB Colley. 1984. Entocladia endozoica sp. nov., a pathogenic chlorophyte: structure, life history, physiology, and effect on its coral host._________166: 368-83. Gordon, Howard R., and Jerzy Dera. 1969. ...... Proc 8th Int Coral Reef Sym 2: 1581-6. Plucer-Rosario, Gyongyi, and Richard H. Randall. 1987. Preservation of rare coral species by transplantation and examination of their recruitment and growth. Bull Mar Sci 41: 585-93. ...
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