NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING


TIME & DATE:  1:00PM or upon adjournment
             Friday, May 14, 1999

PLACE: E1.036

CHAIR: Senator Bill Ratliff


To consider the following bills:

HJR 4            Kuempel                  SP: Wentworth
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption of
property owned by institutions of public charity, as defined by
general law, from ad valorem taxation.

HB 550            Goolsby                  SP: Shapiro
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to enter into a
lottery contract or to purchase a lottery ticket or receive a
lottery prize.

HB 703            Wilson                   SP: Barrientos
Relating to the purchase and sale of lottery tickets.

HB 2269            Hamric                   SP: Barrientos
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property
owned by certain charitable organizations performing certain

HB 2429            King, Tracy              SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the method used by the comptroller of public accounts
to pay vendors and other persons.

HB 3084            Junell                   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 2371            Gutierrez                SP: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to exempting diapers from the sales tax.