NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: State Affairs

TIME & DATE: 12:30PM or upon adjournment
             Tuesday, May 11, 1999

PLACE: Capitol Extension, E1.028

CHAIR: Senator Florence Shapiro


I.  To consider the following:

SB 670            Brown, J. E. "Buster"
Relating to establishing a commission to study and make
recommendations for revision of the Texas Constitution.

SB 1900            Harris
Relating to issuance of special "Choose Life" license plates.

HB 442            Madden                   SP: Shapiro
Relating to the procedures for write-in candidates in an election
of a junior college district.

HB 571            Hupp                     SP: Nelson
Relating to information collected and used in connection with a
driver's license or identification certificate; providing a

HB 932            Hawley                   SP: Shapleigh
Relating to the use of towing safety chains.

HB 1024            Bosse                    SP: Whitmire
Relating to parking of a commercial vehicle in certain

HB 1041            Rangel                   SP: Shapiro
Relating to the registration period for a truck-tractor or
commercial motor vehicle transporting seasonal agricultural
products; providing a penalty.

HB 1068            McReynolds               SP: Harris
Relating to the wording of certain political advertising and
campaign communications.

HB 1328            Uher                     SP: Shapleigh
Relating to the regulation of the practice of professional land

HB 1620            Wohlgemuth               SP: Fraser
Relating to the regulation of aircraft on water.

HB 1681            Uher                     SP: Duncan
Relating to the construction and rehabilitation of bridges.

HB 1912            Cuellar                  SP: Shapiro
Relating to unfunded state mandates on political subdivisions.

HB 2004            Pickett                  SP: Shapleigh
Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Transportation to
lease additional equipment to counties for the automated motor
vehicle registration and title system.

HB 2105            Capelo                   SP: Brown, J. E. "Buster"
Relating to judicial review of the validity or applicability of
state agency rules and decisions in contested cases.

HB 2207            Olivo                    SP: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to parking of a commercial motor vehicle in a residential

HB 2224            Solomons                 SP: Shapiro
Relating to requiring disclosure notices for the sale of real
property governed by a property owners' association and requiring
the filing of dedicatory instruments governing property owners'

HB 2509            Dukes                    SP: Shapleigh
Relating to the administration of the workers' compensation system
for state employees.

HB 2510            Dukes                    SP: Shapleigh
Relating to the administration and operation of the workers'
compensation program of this state.

HB 2802            Ritter                   SP: Bernsen
Relating to the denial of the renewal of the driver's license of a
person who fails to appear to pay a fine involving an offense
within justice or municipal court jurisdiction.

HB 2835            Turner, Sylvester        SP: Shapleigh
Relating to information that certain state agencies must post on
the Internet.

HB 3182            Grusendorf               SP: Harris
Relating to procedures applicable in a suit filed by a landlord to
evict a tenant and recover unpaid rent.

HB 3224            Capelo                   SP: West, Royce
Relating to the issuance of public securities by or on behalf of
the state and political subdivisions.

HB 3757            Giddings                 SP: Carona
Relating to approved drug and alcohol driving awareness programs.

HJR 29            Gallego                  SP: Shapiro
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to
provide that certain state boards, commissions, or other agencies
shall be governed by a board composed of an odd number of three or
more members.

II.  Subcommittee reports:

SB 1098            Cain
Relating to crew requirements for railroads.

HB 1492            Alexander                SP: Cain
Relating to the classification of a motor-driven cycle or moped and
to a driver's license issued for the operation of certain

HB 1779            Alexander                SP: Cain
Relating to the eligibility of lodging establishments located near
interchanges for specific information logo signs.

HB 1980            Hill                     SP: Cain
Relating to a report on performance of certain public
transportation providers.

HB 2159            Bosse                    SP: Brown, J. E. "Buster"
Relating to the retainage of payments under certain contracts
entered into by the Texas Department of Transportation for
improvements to state highways.

HB 2537            Davis, Yvonne            SP: Cain
Relating to warranty performance obligations applicable to certain
motor  vehicles.

III.  Pending business:

SB 82            Brown, J. E. "Buster"
Relating to benefits payable by the Judicial Retirement System of
Texas Plan Two.

SB 803            Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the sale or lease of underused lands by the state.