HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                          NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Public Education

TIME & DATE:  2:00PM or upon final adjourn./recess
             Tuesday, April 8, 2003

PLACE: E2.036

CHAIR: Rep. Kent Grusendorf


HB 16            Corte
Relating to the expulsion of students for assault of school

HB 107            Chavez / et al.
Relating to certain requirements for prekindergarten programs for
public school students.

HB 214            McCall / et al.
Relating to participation in school district services and
activities by home-schooled students.

HB 387            Hamric
Relating to the content of public school campus improvement plans.

HB 411            Grusendorf
Relating to improvement of science instruction and student
performance in public schools.

HB 442            Talton
Relating to the placement of public school students who engage in
conduct that contains the elements of certain sexual offenses.

HB 447            Hochberg
Relating to state assessment of academic skills of public school
students in special education programs.

HB 495            Grusendorf
Relating to the administration by school districts of college
preparation achievement assessment instruments to certain students.

HB 521            Grusendorf
Relating to state assessment of public school students in social
studies in the fifth grade and in science in the eighth grade.

HB 567            Berman
Relating to the expulsion of a public school student who assaults,
murders, or attempts to murder another student.

HB 817            Hochberg
Relating to the percent of questions that must be answered
correctly to meet the performance standards on assessment
instruments used in the public school accountability system.

HB 818            Hochberg
Relating to the setting of performance levels on assessment
instruments used in the public school accountability system.

HB 1406            Brown, Betty / et al.
Relating to a recommendation by a school district employee
concerning a use of a psychotropic drug by a student or psychiatric
evaluation or examination of a student and to refusal by a parent
or certain other person to consent to administration of a
psychotropic drug to a student or to psychiatric evaluation or
examination of a student.

HB 1440            Eissler
Relating to the frequency of public school teacher appraisals.

HB 1441            Eissler
Relating to the penalty imposed on school districts for placing an
excessive number of special education students in certain
instructional arrangements.

HB 1518            Dutton
Relating to accountability for public school dropouts and students
at risk of dropping out of school.

HB 2101            Wong
Relating to a Texas professional teacher's academy program.

HB 2102            Wong
Relating to sabbaticals for experienced public school teachers.

HB 2217            Grusendorf
Relating to the use of funds for schools designated recognized or
exemplary by the State Board of Education.

HB 2220            Grusendorf
Relating to academic achievement in public schools.

HB 2520            Dutton
Relating to limiting the adoption and enforcement of certain rules
by the board of trustees of a school district.

HB 2804            Giddings
Relating to school district internship programs in which students
earn local credit for high school graduation by working with
elected government officials.

HB 2825            Eissler
Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to waive
certain monitoring or reporting requirements.

HB 2964            Howard
Relating to the maintaining of municipal school district status;
and the levy of municipal school district taxes.