NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Education

TIME & DATE:  8:30AM, Tuesday, April 29, 2003

PLACE: E1.028

CHAIR: Senator Florence Shapiro

I.    Call to Order

II.   Roll Call

III.  Approval of Minutes

IV.   The Committee will consider the following:

SB 4            Zaffirini
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Texas school
fund student loan program.

SB 1038            Barrientos
Relating to the transfer of the Communities In Schools program.

SB 1181            West
Relating to student discipline in public schools.

SB 1820            Van de Putte
Relating to district accreditation standards

HB 854            West, George "Buddy" / etSP: Duncan
Relating to the eligibility of public schools and libraries for
certain funds.

HB 882            Christian                SP: Staples
Relating to student center fees at Stephen F. Austin State

HB 1226            Eissler                  SP: Williams
Relating to a closed meeting for a school board deliberation that
will necessarily reveal personally identifiable information about a
public school student.

HB 1564            Truitt                   SP: Nelson
Relating to the use of municipal funds for the acquisition of land
or acquisition, construction, expansion, or renovation of
facilities for an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 1949            Eissler                  SP: Van de Putte
Relating to the finality of a grade issued by a public school

V.     Pending Business:

SB 206            Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the composition of the permanent school fund and the
available school fund and to transfers from the permanent school
fund to the available school fund.

SJR 13            Ellis, Rodney
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of income
and appreciation of the permanent school fund.

SB 929            Shapiro
Relating to regional education service centers.

HB 1024            Crownover / et al.       SP: Shapiro
Relating to staff development requirements in public schools.

VI.    Subcommittee Reports:

SB 1167            Janek
Relating to increasing the number of registered nurses and other
health care professionals.

VII.   Recess



HB 1564