NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Business & Commerce

TIME & DATE:  9:00AM, Thursday, April 24, 2003

PLACE: Betty King Committee Room

CHAIR: Senator Troy Fraser

To be considered:

HB 44            Chisum / et al.          SP: Armbrister
Relating to the duties of and the renaming of the small business
stationary source assistance program as the small business
compliance assistance program.

HB 802            Geren                    SP: Harris
Relating to the number and location information requirements
provided by business phones in certain 9-1-1 emergency
communication districts.

HB 850            Talton                   SP: Brimer
Relating to the regulation of the sale of a tow truck at a new
motor vehicle show or exhibition.

HB 1625            Deshotel                 SP: Williams
Relating to temporary wine and beer retailer's permits.

SB 113            Van de Putte
Relating to premium discounts for certain residential property
insurance policies.

SB 581            Jackson
Relating to a required discount in homeowners' insurance premiums
for the use of an insulating concrete form system.

SB 1176            Harris
Relating to the regulation of roofing contractors; providing

SB 1257            Armbrister
Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Public Safety to
enter into contracts for the periodic reporting of certain
information in the department's driver's license files to certain
other persons.

SB 1326            Carona
Relating to the regulation of industrialized housing and buildings
by municipalities.

Pending business:

HB 804            Geren / et al.           SP: Lindsay
Relating to the minimum wage.

SB 256            Harris
Relating to contingent payment clauses in certain construction

SB 1039            Van de Putte
Relating to demonstration and deployment of fuel cells for electric

SB 1436            Staples
Relating to the creation and administration of the community
telecommunications alliance program.

SB 1606            Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the FAIR Plan (Fair Access to Insurance Requirements)

SJR 42            Carona
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a home equity line
of credit, providing for administrative interpretation of home
equity lending law, and otherwise relating to the making,
refinancing, repayment, and enforcement of home equity loans.

SJR 47            Fraser
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing home equity lines
of credit.