COMMITTEE:     Higher Education 

TIME & DATE:   9:00 AM, Wednesday, May 8, 2019 

PLACE:         E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:         Senator Brandon Creighton 



HB 539         Leman | et al.           SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions and eligibility for certain scholarships of a student who is the valedictorian of the student's high school graduating class.

HB 1592        Smithee                 SP: West
Relating to health care professional liability coverage for certain public institutions of higher education.

HB 2140        Neave | et al.           SP: Powell
Relating to creating an electronic application system for state student financial assistance.

HB 2709        Frullo                  SP: Perry
Relating to authorization for the sale of certain Texas Tech University property.

HB 2968        Frullo | et al.          SP: Creighton
Relating to procedures for the issuance of certain private activity bonds.

HB 3165        Oliverson | et al.       SP: Creighton
Relating to an occupational and life skills associate degree program offered by the Lone Star College System District.

HB 3808        Walle                   SP: Powell
Relating to the filing of a degree plan by students at public institutions of higher education.

Pending business.


Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3

minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 20 copies, with

your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.