NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Business & Commerce

TIME & DATE:  9:00AM, Thursday, May 22, 2003

PLACE: Betty King Committee Room

CHAIR: Senator Troy Fraser

To be considered:

HB 208            Puente                   SP: Lucio
Relating to persons who may obtain a mechanic's lien on real

HB 453            Villarreal               SP: Shapleigh
Relating to a pilot program for early childhood teacher education
and retention.

HB 826            Davis, Yvonne            SP: Carona
Relating to the disposition of certain unclaimed wage payments.

HB 1380            Thompson                 SP: Harris
Relating to certain products offered in connection with a consumer

HB 1510            Flores                   SP: Van de Putte
Relating to package store tasting permits.

HB 1615            Farabee                  SP: Fraser
Relating to requirements for door restrictors or firefighter's
service applicable to certain elevators, escalators, or related

HB 1840            Solomons                 SP: Janek
Relating to a fee established and set by the State Securities

HB 2081            McReynolds               SP: Ratliff
Relating to an exemption from The Texas Engineering Practice Act
for certain public works.

HB 2409            Solomons                 SP: Brimer
Relating to the disclosure of certain information held by a
business offering check verification or check guarantee services.

HB 2701            Keffer, Jim              SP: Estes
Relating to the provision of fire prevention and safety education.

HB 3141            Wilson                   SP: Armbrister
Relating to stamping of cigarettes in interstate commerce.

HB 3190            Uresti                   SP: Carona
Relating to the refund or retention by a landlord of a security
deposit under a commercial lease.

HB 3534            Laubenberg               SP: Shapiro
Relating to the place of business of a retailer for purposes of the
collection of the municipal sales and use tax.



HB 2701