HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                         NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Business & Industry

TIME & DATE:  2:00PM, Tuesday, March 30, 1999

PLACE: E2.026

CHAIR: Rep. Kim Brimer

The Committee will consider the following bills:

HB 641            Howard
Relating to requiring a municipal utility district to disclose to
the purchaser of residential real property whether the property is
located in a municipality's extraterritorial jurisdiction.

HB 1017            Yarbrough
Relating to the disclosure of certain information by a property
owners' association.

HB 1137            Thompson
Relating to the penalty imposed on certain persons who fail to
timely pay or deliver abandoned property.

HB 1664            Naishtat
Relating to the execution of certain writs in an action to
determine possession of certain leased premises.

HB 1842            Burnam
Relating to certain requirements applicable to the construction of
speculative homes.

HB 2015            Dukes / et al.
Relating to regulating leasing in certain manufactured home
communities and to procedures for taking possession of a
manufactured home used as collateral; providing penalties.

HB 2224            Solomons
Relating to requiring disclosure notices for the sale of real
property governed by a property owners' association and requiring
the filing of dedicatory instruments governing property owners'

HB 2408            Hill
Relating to notice to tenants of certain changes in policy by a

HB 2444            Woolley
Relating to a residential landlord's duty to mitigate damages when
a tenant abandons the leased premises before the lease expires.

HB 2460            Yarbrough
Relating to the governance of property owners' associations, to
certain procedures involving the relationship between property
owners and property owners' associations, and to property owners'
association liens for assessments.

HB 2576            Hamric
Relating to form specifications for recording certain legal

HB 2706            Gallego
Relating to eligibility for workers' compensation benefits for
certain persons who provide volunteer services in a declared

HB 2717            Brimer
Relating to construction or repair of improvements to real property
located in this state.

HB 2769            Pickett
Relating to the disposition of the personal property and security
deposit of a deceased residential tenant.

HB 2842            Brimer
Relating to workers' compensation, continued payment of salary by
the employer as replacement for certain income benefits.

HB 3289            Van de Putte
Relating to weight standards for loaves of bread.

HB 3407            Williams
Relating to applying the open meetings and open records laws to
certain property owners' associations.

HB 3493            Dunnam
Relating to the appeals panel decision in workers' compensation

HB 3494            Dunnam
Relating to certain information required to be included in the
record of a workers' compensation contested case hearing.

HB 3550            Giddings
Relating to the payment of certain attorney's fees in worker's
compensation benefit matters.

HB 3694            Hunter
Relating to abandoned burial plots.

HB 3758            Giddings
Relating to the approval of doctors who provide medical treatment.



HB 2717