NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Economic Development

TIME & DATE: 10:30AM or upon adjournment,
             Tuesday, February 25, 1997

PLACE: E2.030

CHAIR: Rep. Rene Oliveira

To meet to consider the following:
Sales Tax for Economic Development: Results of the Survey
      John Prickette - President,TEDC
      Danny Booth - Chair, Sales Tax Committee for TEDC

HB 39            McCall
Relating to a prohibition of discrimination in the determination of
eligibility for employment, occupational licenses, and health
insurance coverage based on the use of certain genetic tests and to
limitations on the use of information derived from those tests.

HB 220            Maxey
Relating to discrimination in employment based on certain perceived

HB 425            Raymond
Relating to the policies of state agencies regarding work and
family issues.

HB 994            Brimer
Relating to recomputation of an employer's unemployment
compensation experience rate based on payment by the employer of
certain voluntary contributions.

HB 1310            Chisum
Relating to the extension or reimposition of the sales and use tax
by certain industrial development corporations.

HB 1410            Hill
Relating to authorizing economic development corporations to
provide affordable housing.