HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                         NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Business & Industry

TIME & DATE:  2:00PM or upon adjournment,
             Wednesday, March 19, 1997

PLACE: E2.014

CHAIR: Rep. Kim Brimer

Later time prevailing


HB 80            Longoria
Relating to an employment security program for certain persons who
sustain an injury in the course and scope of their employment.

HB 428            Pitts
Relating to certain classification systems used for workers'
compensation insurance purposes by the Texas Department of

HB 768            Junell
Relating to discrimination against an employee based on a claim for
workers' compensation benefits and to remedies in an action
alleging that discrimination.

HB 976            Brimer
Relating to the abolition of the Texas Workers' Compensation
Insurance Facility and the transfer of the assets and liabilities
of that facility.

HB 1003            Jones, Jesse
Relating to the provision by health maintenance organizations and
certain other managed care entities of health care services for a
compensable injury; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 1004            Jones, Jesse
Relating to attorneys' fees in workers' compensation cases.

HB 1305            Brimer
Relating to safety consultations.

HB 2133            Jackson / et al.
Relating to the creation, powers, and duties of the State Office of
Risk Management; provisions of workers' comp insurance coverage for
state employees.

HB 2204            Yarbrough
Relating to the entitlement of certain peace officers to benefits
for injuries sustained in the course of employment as a peace