NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: State Affairs

TIME & DATE:  1:30PM or upon adjournment,
             Thursday, April 17, 1997

PLACE: Senate Chamber

CHAIR: Senator Kenneth Armbrister

I.   Roll Call
II.  Consideration of the following:

SB 96            Ellis
Relating to the regulation of political contributions and political
expenditures in connection with certain judicial candidates and

SB 371            Armbrister
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Commission
on Fire Protection.

SB 379            Ratliff
Relating to the disposition and sale of certain surplus and salvage
property by the state.

SB 478            Shapiro
Relating to the lease of space for a state agency from another
governmental entity.

SB 658            Cain
Relating to the creation of county development districts in certain
counties; authorizing the issuance of bonds and the imposition of
ad valorem taxes by a county development district.

SB 765            Ratliff
Relating to appraisal for property tax purposes of open-space land
that is converted to production of timber.

SB 773            Lindsay
Relating to restricting the use of designated lanes of certain

SB 835            Nixon, Drew
Relating to public notice of intent to apply for certain loans or
grants from a state agency.

SB 924            Nixon, Drew
Relating to the operation of a motor home dealership by a motor
home manufacturer.

SB 1097            Wentworth
Relating to the creation of the Texas Real Estate Inspector
Licensing Board and the regulation of real estate inspectors;
providing a criminal penalty.

SB 1171            Galloway, Michael
Relating to a prohibition on the expenditure of certain public
funds on lobbying; providing a civil penalty.

SB 1240            West, Royce
Relating to the state's purchasing of services for state agency

SB 1412            Ellis
Relating to conduct requiring registration under the lobbying

SB 1526            Lucio
Relating to the collection of delinquent obligations to the state.

SB 1647            Cain
Relating to administrative and judicial review of property tax

SB 1748            Galloway, Michael
Relating to certain procedures for accepting a voter at a polling

SB 1905            Moncrief
Relating to the abolition of the Texas Board of Private Investigators and
and Private Security Agencies and the transfer of the board's functions to
the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.

Pending Business:

SB 602            Armbrister
Relating to the period of validity of and fees for a driver's
license or personal identification certificate.

SB 1069            Moncrief
Relating to the release and use of certain personal information
from motor vehicle records.

SB 1343            Madla
Relating to allowing the use of certain computerized voting

III. Other Business
IV.  Adjourn / Recess