NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Environmental Regulation

TIME & DATE:  2:00PM, Tuesday, March 13, 2001

PLACE: E2.014

CHAIR: Rep. Warren Chisum

The committee will meet to hear invited testimony:
Richard Bartlett, Chairman
Texas Environmental Education Partnership Fund
Jim Lester, President
Texas Environmental Education Partnership

The committee will also take up and consider the following bills:

HB 85            Gallego
Relating to the location of a disposal facility selected by the
Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Authority.

HB 128            West, George "Buddy"
Relating to the protection of air-quality-related values of certain
federal lands.

HB 525            Bailey
Relating to the continuation of and to the grant-making authority
of the On-site Wastewater Treatment Research Council.

HB 631            Turner, Sylvester
Relating to increasing fines for illegal dumping.

HB 1027            Cook
Relating to the cleanup of contaminated property.

HB 1099            Chisum
Relating to regulation of radioactive materials and other sources
of radiation.

HB 1476            Chisum
Relating to the creation of an information link for state agencies
with jurisdiction over environmental and natural resources

Although written testimony will not be considered a part of the record,
persons wishing to distribute handouts to the committee may do so by
providing no fewer than 15 copies to the Committee Clerk when called
to testify.