NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Education

TIME & DATE:  9:00AM, Wednesday, March 26, 1997

PLACE: E1.012

CHAIR: Senator Teel Bivins


A public hearing to consider the following:

SB 274            Lucio
Relating to lower division curricula at The University of Texas at

SB 517            Bivins
Relating to the transportation of public school students.

SB 583            Ratliff
Relating to design-build projects for school districts.

SB 806            Ogden
Relating to compulsory student fees to support intercollegiate
athletics at a public institution of higher education.

SB 816            Truan
Relating to the change of name of Corpus Christi State University
to Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi and to eliminating certain
obsolete provisions relating to the university.

SB 1028            Sibley
Relating to clarifying the name of the College of Dentistry
component of The Texas A&M University System.

SB 1044            Truan
Relating to the change of the name of Texas A&I University to Texas
A&M University--Kingsville.

SB 1219            Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the power of the board of regents of The Texas A&M
University System to designate Texas A&M University at Galveston as
a branch campus of Texas A&M University.

SB 1577            Bivins
Relating to public postsecondary technical and vocational education, to
the programs, operation, and administration of the Texas State Technical
College System, and to the transfer of certain centers operated by the
system to certain junior colleges.

Pending Business:

SB 519            Bivins
Relating to the number of charters for an open-enrollment charter
school that the State Board of Education may grant.

SB 1206            Bivins
Relating to creation of a public education scholarship pilot
program for children assigned to attend certain low-performing
public schools.



SB 853