Austin, Texas
                    FISCAL NOTE, 77th Regular Session
                              April 18, 2001
          TO:  Honorable David Sibley, Chair, Senate Committee on
               Business & Commerce
        FROM:  John Keel, Director, Legislative Budget Board
       IN RE:  SB1654  by Bernsen (Relating to the provision of defense
               counsel to insureds by liability insurers; providing a
               civil penalty.), As Introduced
*  No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.        *
Local Government Impact
No fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.
Source Agencies:   454   Texas Department of Insurance, 302   Office of
                   the Attorney General
LBB Staff:         JK, JO, DE