NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: State Affairs

TIME & DATE:  8:30AM, Thursday, May 19, 2005

PLACE: Senate Chamber

CHAIR: Senator Robert Duncan


HB 107            Van Arsdale / et al.     SP: Carona
Relating to prohibiting actions brought against certain persons
alleging injury relating to an individual's weight gain, obesity,
or any health condition associated with weight gain or obesity.

HB 178            Denny                    SP: Averitt
Relating to the use of electronically readable information from a
driver's license or personal identification card in an election.

HB 251            Eissler                  SP: Williams
Relating to the release of certain information regarding a workers'
compensation claim.

HB 345            Solomons                 SP: Seliger
Relating to the disclosure of certain information provided on a
voter registration application.

HB 535            Madden                   SP: Williams
Relating to the offense of using a sound amplification device near
a polling place.

HB 541            Krusee                   SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the types of nonprofit organizations that may conduct

HB 659            Hupp                     SP: Fraser
Relating to authorizing a qualified organization under the
Charitable Raffle Enabling Act to conduct a reverse raffle.

HB 719            Jones, Jesse             SP: West, Royce
Relating to publicizing a list of voters' rights.

HB 765            Menendez                 SP: Van de Putte
Relating to notice of coverage under certain group health insurance
policies and standard health benefit plans.

HB 914            Woolley                  SP: Williams
Relating to disclosure of certain business or financial
relationships with certain local government officers; providing
criminal penalties.

HB 949            Eiland                   SP: Ellis
Relating to certain limitations in health benefit plans and health
insurance policies.

HB 1079            West, George "Buddy"     SP: Seliger
Relating to the eligibility of certain judges to retire with full

HB 1209            Gattis                   SP: Ogden
Relating to using county election precincts for any election held
on the November uniform election date.

HB 1268            Bohac                    SP: Janek
Relating to the information included on a voter registration

HB 1270            Bohac                    SP: Janek
Relating to the qualifications and duties of a deputy voter

HB 1379            Jones, Jesse             SP: Deuell
Relating to the admissibility in a civil action of certain
information relating to identify theft.

HB 1474            Eiland                   SP: Janek
Relating to certain information contained in records about members,
retirees, annuitants, or beneficiaries of the Texas County and
District Retirement System.

HB 1571            Taylor                   SP: Averitt
Relating to requirements for a group life insurance policy to be
issued for certain employee groups.

HB 1647            Hughes                   SP: Fraser
Relating to the appointment of a campaign treasurer and the filing
of reports by a political party's county executive committee that
accepts or makes a certain amount of political contributions or

HB 1863            Uresti                   SP: Van de Putte
Relating to the termination of a campaign treasurer appointment.

HB 2059            Madden                   SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the period of voter registration of a person registered
by a federal postcard application.

HB 2390            Harper-Brown             SP: Carona
Relating to the establishment of an employee welfare benefit plan
by certain private educational institutions.

HB 2454            Jones, Jesse             SP: Ellis
Relating to the eligibility of certain voters to vote a limited
ballot in a new county of residence.

HB 2476            Delisi                   SP: Nelson
Relating to allowing the Texas Medical Disclosure Panel to hold
hearings by telecommunication methods.

HB 2759            Taylor                   SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the maximum number of registered voters that may be
contained in a county election precinct.

HB 2772            Farabee                  SP: Duncan
Relating to health savings accounts and high-deductible health
plans implemented as a part of the group benefits program of the
Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 2868            Frost                    SP: Hinojosa
Relating to civil liability for provision of alcohol to a minor.

HB 2918            Kuempel                  SP: Armbrister
Relating to resumption of employment within the Texas Municipal
Retirement System by a person who has filed an application for

HB 3162            Noriega, Melissa         SP: Ellis
Relating to the temporary replacement of a member of a political
party's county executive committee who enters active military

HB 3169            Crownover                SP: Duncan
Relating to purchase of  equivalent membership service credit in
the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

The following bill will be considered at 5 p.m.

HJR 6            Chisum                   SP: Staples
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that marriage in
this state consists only of the union of one man and one woman.

pending business:

HB 1579            Kolkhorst                SP: Duncan
Relating to contributions and eligibility for benefits of and
reports concerning certain retired members of the Teacher
Retirement System of Texas; imposing a penalty.



HB 1474
HB 2772
HB 3169


HB 345