NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: State Affairs

TIME & DATE:  1:00PM or upon adjournment
             Friday, May 14, 1999

PLACE: Capitol Extension, E1.012

CHAIR: Senator Florence Shapiro


I.  To consider the following:

HB 1248            Farrar                   SP: Lucio
Relating to the regulation of the practice of architecture,
landscape architecture, and interior design; providing
administrative penalties.

HB 1833            Counts                   SP: Lucio
Relating to the issuance of a personal identification certificate
to a justice of the peace or municipal court judge by the
Department of Public Safety.

HB 1933            Lewis, Glenn             SP: Shapiro
Relating to allowing a county clerk to impose a fee for certain
background checks.

HB 2031            Kuempel                  SP: Armbrister
Relating to the process of notifying drivers of license suspension
by mail.

HB 2057            Yarbrough                SP: Whitmire
Relating to the form for an application for an early voting ballot
to be voted by mail.

HB 2152            King, Phil               SP: Shapiro
Relating to a partial lump-sum distribution on retirement from the
Texas County and District Retirement System.

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

HB 2557            Glaze                    SP: Ratliff
Relating to the application of the open meetings law and the open
records law to certain entities eligible to receive funds under the
federal community services block grant program.

HB 2725            Pickett                  SP: Lucio
Relating to the collection of costs in criminal cases.

HB 2824            Gray                     SP: Lucio
Relating to the subpoena authority of certain licensing agencies.

HB 2996            Culberson                SP: Brown, J. E. "Buster"
Relating to use of certain devices to prevent operation of
improperly parked vehicles.

HB 3009            Greenberg                SP: Sibley
Relating to investments and audits under the Public Funds
Investment Act.

HB 3642            Turner, Bob              SP: Lucio
Relating to certain administrative procedures of the Teacher
Retirement System of Texas.

HB 3660            Maxey                    SP: Barrientos
Relating to service credit under the Teacher Retirement System of
Texas for certain work experience of certified career and
technology education teachers.

HB 3685            Flores                   SP: Lucio
Relating to the appeal of a driver's license or vehicle
registration suspension, cancellation, or revocation.

HB 3744            Greenberg                SP: Barrientos
Relating to the issuance of special license plates in honor of the
100th football season of Stephen F. Austin High School in Austin.

II.  Pending business:

SB 439            West, Royce
Relating to the Texas Human Rights Protection Act; providing civil

SB 1712            Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the establishment of a common information center for
state government through which public inquiries can be transferred
to the appropriate state governmental entity and frequently
requested information can be forwarded.

SJR 27            Wentworth
Proposing a constitutional amendment to create the Texas
Redistricting Commission to establish legislative and congressional
districts and to revise the constitutional redistricting



SB 439
SB 1712
SJR 27