HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                         NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Insurance

TIME & DATE: 10:30AM or upon adjournment
             Tuesday, April 13, 1999

PLACE: E1.010

CHAIR: Rep. John T. Smithee

To consider the following:


HB 72            Chavez
Relating to requiring insurance firms to report cancellation or
expiration of auto liability insurance to the Department of Public

HB 249            Puente
Relating to certain requirements imposed by certain insurers as a
condition of settlement of a motor vehicle insurance claim.

HB 267            Wolens / et al.
Relating to verification of the establishment of financial
responsibility by owners and operators of motor vehicles, and
imposing penalties on owners and operators of motor vehicles who
fail to establish financial responsibility.

HB 476            Chavez
Relating to motor vehicle insurance coverage requirements for
operation of certain motor vehicles; providing a penalty.

HB 627            Reyna, Arthur
Relating to motor vehicle liability insurance for certain emergency
medical services vehicles.

HB 1866            Gutierrez
Relating to uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance coverage.

HB 1908            Chavez
Relating to compliance with the motor vehicle safety responsibility
law through motor vehicle insurance.

HB 2080            Edwards
Relating to agreements between insurers and certain repair persons
or facilities.

HB 2753            Smithee
Relating to insurance coverage on certain rental vehicles and
vehicle equipment.

HB 2772            Bonnen
Relating to liability for certain motor vehicle accidents and the
motor vehicle insurance requirement for that liability.

HB 2793            Gutierrez
Relating to motor vehicle insurance verification and creating the
motor vehicle insurance verification program; providing
administrative and criminal penalties.

HB 3095            Burnam / et al.
Relating to access to motor vehicle insurance coverage and to the
verification of compliance with certain motor vehicle insurance
requirements; providing penalties.

HB 3111            Uresti
Relating to the use of Hospitalists.

HB 3307            Thompson
Relating to applications for coverage under the market assistance
program operated by the Texas Department of Insurance.

HB 3757            Giddings
Relating to approved drug and alcohol driving awareness programs.

HB 2049            Thompson
Relating to the recognition of particular practitioners under a
policy of health and accident insurance and the selection of a
practitioners by a beneficiary under a health insurance policy.

HB 2051            Thompson
Relating to classes of business for small employer health benefit

HB 2096            Davis, John / et al.
Relating to the control of health insurance fraud.

HB 2711            Thompson
Relating to restrictions on the deposit and investment of funds of
a domestic insurance company.

HB 3603            Thompson
Relating to the control of health insurance fraud; providing civil

HB 2752            Smithee
Relating to joint underwriting and reinsurance advisory

HB 2754            Smithee
Relating to the administration of risk pools that provide health
and accident coverage for political subdivisions.

SB 130            Nelson
Relating to certain unfair practices by insurers and certain
related entities regarding preferred providers of health care.



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