COMMITTEE:   Economic & Small Business Development 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Thursday, March 21, 2013 

PLACE:       E2.014 
CHAIR:       Rep. John Davis 



The committee will meet to consider the following:


HB 494        Hernandez Luna         
Relating to the period during which an employee may file a claim for unpaid wages with the Texas Workforce Commission.

HB 762        Guillen                
Relating to restrictions on disaster remediation contracts following a locally declared disaster.

HB 939        Davis, John            
Relating to repealing the employment and training investment assessment; changing the rate of certain unemployment taxes.

HB 1095       Canales                
Relating to the eligibility of school bus drivers for unemployment compensation benefits.

HB 1296       Alvarado | et al.      
Relating to providing information to assist postsecondary educational institutions in addressing the state's projected workforce needs for training and education.

HB 1297       Alvarado | et al.      
Relating to the review of certain skills development fund workforce training programs.

HB 1550       Bell                   
Relating to unemployment compensation chargebacks regarding certain persons who are involuntarily separated from employment.

HB 1603       Geren                  
Relating to the use of certain tax revenue to enhance and upgrade convention center facilities, multipurpose arenas, multiuse facilities, and related infrastructure in certain municipalities.

HB 2035       Vo                     
Relating to the shared work unemployment compensation program.




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