NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING


TIME & DATE:  9:00AM or Upon Adj. of the Senate,
             Saturday, May 17, 1997

PLACE: Finance Committee Room

CHAIR: Senator Bill Ratliff


To consider the following:

SJR 37            Gallegos
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature
to exempt from ad valorem taxation the property of a neighborhood

HB 640            Kamel / et al.           SP: Cain
Relating to exempting peace officers disabled in the line of duty
from tuition and fees charged by a public institution of higher

HB 1384            Telford                  SP: Ratliff
Relating to the tuition charged to certain nonresident students
registered at certain upper-level public institutions of higher

HB 1820            Solis                    SP: Lucio
Relating to the tuition charged to certain foreign students with
financial need at certain components of the Texas State Technical
College System and at Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi.

HB 2159            Uher                     SP: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to granting resident tuition status to children or
dependents of certain former Texas residents.

HB 2617            Oakley                   SP: Brown
Relating to the assessment of certain court costs in criminal cases
and the use of that revenue to fund the Bill Blackwood Law
Enforcement Management Institute.

HB 2681            Hawley                   SP: Lindsay
Relating to the issuance of specially designed Texas license plates
for Keep Texas Beautiful.

HB 2948            Turner, Sylvester        SP: Ratliff
Relating to the creation and re-creation of funds and accounts in
the state treasury, the dedication and rededication of revenue, and
the exemption of unappropriated money from use for general
governmental purposes.

HB 3513            Greenberg                SP: Sibley
Relating to the position classification plan for state employees.

HCR 211            Marchant                 SP: Wentworth
Memorializing congress to pass legislation to increase volume caps and
index them to inflation.

Pending Bills:

HB 1518            Farrar                   SP: Gallegos
Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the property
of a neighborhood association.



SJR 37
HB 2948
HB 3513