NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Education

TIME & DATE:  8:30AM, Friday, May 23, 2003

PLACE: Capitol Extension E1.012

CHAIR: Senator Florence Shapiro

The Committee will consider the following:

HB 387            Hamric                   SP: Lindsay
Relating to public school campus improvement plans.

HB 575            Miller                   SP: Deuell
Relating to displaying or reading from certain historical texts in
public schools.

HB 796 will be considered at or after 2:30 p.m.

HB 796            Delisi                   SP: West
Relating to repealing the Texas Academic Skills Program and
establishing the Success Initiative.

HB 860            McReynolds               SP: Shapiro
Relating to the use of public school educators' days of service for
which instruction is not required.

HB 1172            Madden                   SP: Staples
Relating to public school textbooks.

HB 1504            Rose                     SP: Wentworth
Relating to notification provided by certain health care
professionals to students and parents or guardians of students who
participate in extracurricular sports activities sponsored or
sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

HB 1691            Phillips                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to use of the compensatory education allotment to fund
certain programs for students who have dyslexia or a related

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

HB 2908            Eissler                  SP: Van de Putte
Relating to the development of essential knowledge and skills for
subjects in the enrichment curriculum.

HB 3041            Cook, Robby              SP: Shapleigh
Relating to school bus safety standards.

HB 3209            Heflin                   SP: Ratliff
Relating to the amount of financial assistance a student may
receive under the TEXAS grant and tuition equalization grant

Subcommittee Report:

HB 757            Giddings                 SP: Van de Putte
Relating to the continuation of the higher education assistance
pilot program.



HB 387
HB 575
HB 860
HB 1172
HB 1504
HB 1691
HB 2804
HB 2908
HB 3041
HB 3209
HB 757