NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: State Affairs

TIME & DATE:  1:30PM or upon adjournment,
             Tuesday, April 1, 1997

PLACE: Senate Chamber

CHAIR: Senator Kenneth Armbrister

I.    Roll Call
II.   Consideration of the following:

SCR 27            Harris
Recognizing the Devil's Cigar Fungus as the Official State Fungus
of Texas.

SB 323            Armbrister
Relating to the requirement of a training certificate for State
Office of Administrative Hearings administrative law judges and to
the establishment of an Administrative Law Judge Training School by
the state bar.

SB 358            Brown
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Credit Union

SB 510            Madla
Relating to conducting and financing primary elections.

SB 657            Barrientos / et al.
Relating to the creation of intermunicipal commuter rail districts.

SB 755            Lucio
Relating to the number of hours that an employer may require an
employee to work; providing a penalty.

SB 851            Ellis
Relating to including a multiracial classification on all forms
requesting information on racial identification and providing for
reporting racial information to federal agencies.

SB 965            Armbrister
Relating to the powers and duties of the Public Utility Commission
of Texas.

SB 1065            Carona
Relating to the interval between internal inspection of boilers;
amending Section 755.026 of the Health and Safety Code.

SB 1088            Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the use of a private building for a polling place.

SB 1101            Wentworth
Relating to access to certain law enforcement and prosecutorial
records under the open records law.

SB 1177            Nelson
Relating to the publication of the Texas Register.

SB 1190            Armbrister
Relating to contracts and communications involving certain athletes
and athlete agents.

SB 1370            Patterson, Jerry
Relating to certain merger, consolidation, and purchase
transactions involving an electric and gas utility.

SB 1371            Patterson, Jerry
Relating to increased customer options in the purchase and
management of electricity.

SB 1386            Haywood
Relating to title to materials and equipment in the state library

Pending Business:

SB 73            Haywood
Relating to financial statements filed by judges of statutory
county courts and statutory probate courts.

SB 214            Nixon, Drew
Relating to a voluntary, consensual encumbrance on a business
homestead for the purpose of an equity loan.

SJR 14            Nixon, Drew
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a voluntary,
consensual encumbrance on a business homestead for the purpose of
an equity loan.

SB 631            Haywood
Relating to the compensation of retired state employees who return
to work for, or contract with, the state.