COMMITTEE:   Economic & Small Business Development 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 17, 2013 

PLACE:       E2.028 
CHAIR:       Rep. John Davis 



The committee will meet to consider the following:


HB 665        Martinez, "Mando" | et al.  
Relating to the use of the Texas Enterprise Fund for veterans hospitals.

HB 1925       Davis, John            
Relating to the classification of certain construction workers and the eligibility of those workers for unemployment benefits; providing penalties.

HB 2201       Farney                 
Relating to increasing the courses offered in the career and technology education curriculum.

HB 2891       Cortez                 
Relating to the establishment and duties of the office of state-owned intellectual property and commercial equity in the comptroller's office.

HB 3578       Davis, John            
Relating to the allocation of Texas Economic Development Bank resources.

HB 3714       Guerra                 
Relating to the creation of the small business advisory task force.

HCR 82        Hunter                 
Requesting the creation of a joint interim committee to study education policy as it relates to developing a skilled workforce.

HCR 89        Hunter                 
Requesting the creation of a joint interim committee to study recruiting firearms and ammunition manufacturers to Texas.




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