NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Jurisprudence

TIME & DATE:  8:30AM, Monday, April 28, 1997

PLACE: E1.012

CHAIR: Senator Rodney Ellis


To consider the following:

SB 11            Luna, Gregory
Relating to the enforcement of a child support obligation in a suit
to terminate the parent-child relationship.

SB 309            Wentworth
Relating to a prohibition on recovery of damages in certain suits
for slander of title to real property.

SB 642            Harris
Relating to common nuisances and the investigation and abatement of
those nuisances by the attorney general; making an appropriation.

SB 1561            Wentworth
Relating to recording certain depositions.

SB 1563            Wentworth
Relating to the objection to certain assigned judges.

SB 1594            Haywood
Relating to the enforcement and collection of child support;
providing a penalty.

SB 1657            Shapiro
Relating to the eligibility of a person for the mandatory deferral
of a speeding offense.

SB 1821            Shapleigh
Relating to nuisance actions under the civil practices and remedies
code, authorizing the recovery of attorney's fees and providing for
participation in the enforcement of environmental laws.

HB 384            Pitts / et al.           SP: Harris
Relating to the disclosure in a contract for the transfer of vacant
land of certain information, including information concerning the
imposition of additional taxes on the land.

HB 494            Alvarado                 SP: Moncrief
Relating to false claims made with certain governmental entities.

HB 515            Dunnam                   SP: Sibley
Relating to the waiver of a trial by jury.

HB 614            Alexander                SP: Cain
Relating to the jurisdiction of justice courts.

HB 646            Goodman                  SP: Harris
Relating to jury submissions in a suit affecting the parent-child

HB 736            Palmer                   SP: Moncrief
Relating to the creation of municipal courts of record in Lake

HB 880            Reyna, Arthur            SP: Luna, Gregory
Relating to the witnessing provisions of the Natural Death Act.

HB 1316            Naishtat                 SP: Wentworth
Relating to the investment of assets by the guardian of an estate.

HB 1504            Dutton                   SP: Ellis
Relating to the reimbursement of jurors.

HB 1550            Goodman                  SP: Harris
Relating to the juvenile justice system.

HB 1710            Lewis, Glenn             SP: Harris
Relating to the appointment of bailiffs for the district courts in
Tarrant County that give preference to criminal cases.

HB 1826            Goodman                  SP: Harris
Relating to the Department of Protective and Regulatory Services,
the protection of children from abuse and neglect, and the
conservatorship of children.

HB 1860            Hirschi                  SP: Haywood
Relating to the disposition of the body of a deceased pauper.

HB 1916            Goodman                  SP: Moncrief
Relating to county criminal courts in Tarrant County.

HB 2274            Shields                  SP: Brown
Relating to the exemption of insurance benefits and certain annuity
proceeds from seizure under process.

HB 3504            Kamel                    SP: Cain
Relating to the jurisdiction of the county courts at law in Smith

Subcommittee Business:

SB 889            Haywood
Relating to the recovery of attorney's fees under the Uniform
Declaratory Judgment Act.



SB 889


HB 1860