NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Economic Development
SUBCOMMITTEE: Unemployment Insurance

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Thursday, March 22, 2001

PLACE: E2.030

CHAIR: Rep. Ken Yarbrough

The subcommittee will consider invited testimony from the Texas Workforce
Commission on the Texas Unemployment Insurance System.

The subcommittee will also consider the following bills:

HB 134            Deshotel
Relating to disqualification for the receipt of unemployment
compensation benefits based on the receipt of certain periodic

HB 240            Lewis, Glenn
Relating to eligibility of certain employees for unemployment
compensation benefits after the birth or adoption of a child.

HB 566            Deshotel
Relating to eligibility for unemployment compensation benefits.

HB 567            Deshotel
Relating to computation of the maximum and minimum benefit amounts
for total unemployment under the unemployment compensation system.

HB 1207            Brimer
Relating to notice and protest rights of certain reimbursing
employers under the unemployment compensation system.

HB 1321            Brimer
Relating to the eligibility of substitute teachers for unemployment
compensation benefits.

HB 1326            Brimer
Relating to the computation of the initial contribution rate for
certain employers for purposes of unemployment compensation.

HB 1397            Brimer
Relating to a study by the Texas Workforce Commission of fraud in
the unemployment insurance system.

HB 1708            Keffer
Relating to contribution rates for cotton ginners for unemployment
compensation purposes.

HB 1931            Elkins
Relating to certain disqualifications from eligibility for
unemployment benefits.

HB 2086            Yarbrough
Relating to wages used to compute unemployment compensation taxes.

HB 2213            Deshotel
Relating to the adoption of an alternative base period for
computation of unemployment compensation benefits.