NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Education

TIME & DATE: 11:00AM Or upon adjournment
             Thursday, May 12, 2005

PLACE: E1.028

CHAIR: Senator Florence Shapiro

The Senate Committee on Education will now meet 30 minutes upon
adjournment of the Senate in E1.028.

The 24 hour posting rule was suspended so that the Committee can take up
and consider Subcommittee Report HB 479 by Keel/SP: Barrientos.

The Committee will consider the following bills:

HB 126            Berman                   SP: Eltife
Relating to the penalty for tampering with a governmental record
establishing residency for enrollment in a public school and to
residency requirements for public school enrollment.

HB 308            Hope                     SP: Staples
Relating to discipline in public schools and the assignment of
certain public school students involved in a sexual assault.

HB 492            Woolley                  SP: Shapleigh
Relating to personal finance education as a requirement for
graduation from public high school.

HB 1058            Pickett                  SP: Zaffirini
Relating to high school diplomas for certain veterans.

The following Subcommittee Reports will be considered:

HB 258            Pena                     SP: Hinojosa
Relating to authorizing a sports recreation and wellness facility
fee at The University of Texas--Pan American.

HB 479            Keel                     SP: Barrientos
Relating to the concurrent jurisdiction of campus peace officers
commissioned by The University of Texas at Austin and law
enforcement agencies of the state and political subdivisions of the

HB 598            Blake                    SP: Staples
Relating to a recreational sports fee at Stephen F. Austin State

HB 993            Gonzales                 SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the installment payment of tuition and fees charged by
a public junior college, public technical institute, or public
state college for a summer term.

HB 1170            Miller                   SP: Shapleigh
Relating to readmission to a public institution of higher education
of students who withdraw to perform active military service.

HB 1331            Chavez                   SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the authority of a junior college district to contract
for the provision of certain services and resources under the
Interagency Cooperation Act.

HB 1630            McReynolds               SP: West, Royce
Relating to an excused absence from a public institution of higher
education for a person called to active military service.

HB 1697            McCall                   SP: West, Royce
Relating to the use of gifts to fund technology workforce
development grants and to the evaluation of the technology
workforce development grant program.

HB 2108            Berman                   SP: Eltife
Relating to a student union fee at The University of Texas at

HB 2272            Farabee                  SP: Estes
Relating to a student recreational and health facilities fee at
Midwestern State University.



HB 479