NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: S/C on Agriculture & Coastal Resources

TIME & DATE:  9:00AM, Thursday, April 14, 2005

PLACE: Capitol Extension E1.012

CHAIR: Senator Mike Jackson

I.  Call to Order
II.  Roll Call
III.  Approval of Minutes from April 7, 2005
IV.  To Consider the Following Bills:

SB 272            Williams
Relating to the creation of an oyster license management program.

SB 453            Armbrister
Relating to the disposition of an abandoned watercraft.

SB 454            Armbrister
Relating to commercial shrimp boat licenses and to the creation of
a gulf shrimp license management program.

SB 455            Armbrister
Relating to the construction of artificial reefs.

SB 1044            Janek
Relating to efforts by coastal counties to mitigate coastal erosion
and improve public access to public beaches; authorizing the
issuance of bonds by coastal counties.

SB 1537            Armbrister
Relating to the administration, powers, duties, and operations of
the Harris-Galveston Coastal Subsidence District and the Fort Bend
Subsidence District.

SB 1560            Lucio
Relating to the funding of coastal erosion response activities and
the coastal management program.

HB 708            Bonnen                   SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the issuance of permits by the School Land Board
authorizing continued use of certain structures on coastal public

HB 760            McReynolds               SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to fees for registration and inspection of certain fuel
measuring and dispensing devices.

HB 901            McReynolds               SP: Jackson, Mike
Relating to expiration dates for certain licenses issued or renewed
by the Department of Agriculture.

HB 932            Taylor                   SP: Lucio
Relating to structures on coastal public land.

HB 1099            Chavez                   SP: Lucio
Relating to migrant labor housing facilities.



SB 1537