NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Public Education

TIME & DATE:  2:00PM, Monday, April 19, 1999

PLACE: E2.036

CHAIR: Rep. Paul Sadler

The committee will meet to discuss matters relating to teacher
compensation and school finance.

The committee will also consider the following:

HB 911            Delisi / et al.
Relating to character education programs in public schools.

HB 1129            Longoria
Relating to the implementation of a public education curriculum
based on scientific research.

HB 1130            Longoria
Relating to the creation of the Education Testing and Accountability
Department for public school system accountability.

HB 3239            Denny
Relating to parental access to school board meetings.

HB 1470            Hilbert
Relating to the costs of and reducing the need for remedial
education of high school graduates.

HB 1419            Hinojosa
Relating to the collection, use, and distribution of delinquent
county education district taxes.

HB 226            West, George "Buddy" / et
Relating to personal finance education as a requirement for
graduation from public high school.

HB 2592            Rangel
Relating to notification to students of the law that grants
automatic college admission to certain students.

HB 1844            Rangel / et al.
Relating to student loan repayment assistance for classroom teachers who
commit to teach in certain public schools and school districts.

HB 921            Ehrhardt / et al.
Relating to enrichment curriculum requirements.

HB 618            Dukes
Relating to written notice from school districts to parents on
whether teachers are certified by the state.

HB 633            Maxey
Relating to the transfer of assistive technology devices for
students with disabilities who leave certain school districts.

HB 8            Hochberg / et al.
Relating to compensation and preparation of public school teachers
and the financing thereof.

HB 2139            Gutierrez
Relating to compensation for public school classroom teachers and
full-time librarians for additional days of service.

HB 2900            Grusendorf
Relating to the Education Excellence Fund.

HB 3160            Lengefeld
Relating to the minimum salary schedule for certain school district

HB 3487            Dunnam
Relating to school district plans to ensure that only appropriately
certified persons teach in the district.

HB 3485            Dunnam
Relating to financial incentives to aid in the recruitment and
hiring of qualified teachers in areas of demonstrated shortage.

HB 3766            Gallego
Relating to additional funding to school districts for teacher