NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Economic Development

TIME & DATE:  9:00AM, Tuesday, April 20, 1999

PLACE: Lt. Gov. Cmte. Room

CHAIR: Senator David Sibley

To be considered:

HB 2450            Haggerty                 SP: Jackson
Relating to the discipline of certain individuals authorized to
sell certain alcoholic beverages.

SB 288            Carona
Relating to coverage under certain health benefit plans for
treatment of a child for craniofacial abnormalities.

SB 497            Shapleigh
Relating to the application of the preexisting condition provisions
of certain health benefit plans.

SB 538            Moncrief
Relating to a prohibition of discrimination in the determination of
eligibility for employment, occupational licenses, and insurance
coverage based on certain genetic information and to limitations on
the use of that information.

SB 1029            Madla
Relating to the recognition and selection of certain practitioners
under a policy of health and accident insurance.

SB 1030            Madla
Relating to the prescription drug benefits available to enrollees
of certain health benefit plans.

SB 1063            Fraser
Relating to the operation of a statewide rural health care system.

SB 1246            Brown, J. E. "Buster"
Relating to rental car damage waivers; providing a penalty.

SB 1274            Wentworth
Relating to certain procedures involving retainage payments to real
property construction subcontractors.

SB 1376            Shapleigh
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for certain individuals
who are not residents of this state.

SB 1787            Bivins
Relating to the regulation of insurance and to requirements
regarding motor vehicle insurance; establishing business offenses;
providing penalties.

Pending business:

SB 512            Madla
Relating to billing medical patients and the penalty for certain
pricing practices.

SB 702            Madla
Relating to importation of alcoholic beverages into the state by
direct shipment; providing penalties.

SB 1384            Shapleigh
Relating to the powers and duties of the Office of Public Utility
Counsel to represent certain persons in certain proceedings.

Subcommittee reports:

HB 2008            Walker                   SP: Fraser
Relating to the approval of contracts entered into by the Texas
Department of Transportation for the development of aeronautics.

SB 169            Armbrister
Relating to the listing of a business location in a telephone
directory or database.

SB 508            Bivins
Relating to limiting the liability of landowners for use of their
land for certain recreational purposes.

SB 532            Ratliff
Relating to the awarding of litigation costs in certain civil

SB 623            Lucio
Relating to certain requirements applicable to the construction of
speculative homes.

SB 697            Duncan
Relating to credits for settlements in certain civil actions.

SB 776            Bivins
Relating to interest on judgments in certain civil actions.

SB 1344            Brown, J. E. "Buster"
Relating to the liability of an officer of a nonprofit corporation.



SB 623