NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Education

TIME & DATE:  9:00AM or upon adjournment
             Friday, May 11, 2001

PLACE: E1.016

CHAIR: Senator Teel Bivins

Room Number Correction Only


To consider the following bills (rules suspended 5/10):

HB 3313            Dunnam                   SP: Bernsen
Relating to elementary class size limits in public schools.

HB 3303            Counts                   SP: Haywood
Relating to the service area of the Vernon Regional Junior College

HB 1144            Grusendorf               SP: Harris
Relating to public school accountability and to measures to improve
proficiency in certain subjects.

HB 1143            Grusendorf               SP: Harris
Relating to public school teachers.

HB 1776            Green                    SP: Nelson
Relating to the establishment of Celebrate Freedom Week in public

HB 2879            Sadler                   SP: Bivins
Relating to public school finance.

HB 1721            Martinez Fischer         SP: Van de Putte
Relating to certification examinations for educators certified in
other jurisdictions.

HB 1755            Gutierrez                SP: Staples
Relating to action by certain occupational regulatory agencies
against certain recipients of student financial assistance.

HB 660            Seaman                   SP: Van de Putte
Relating to career and technology education and training.

HB 2510            Chavez                   SP: Duncan
Relating to the establishment of diabetes research and screening
programs at certain institutions of higher education.

HB 2323            Gallego                  SP: Shapleigh
Relating to repayment assistance for certain law school loans of
persons providing legal services to the indigent.

HB 2816            Brown, Fred              SP: Ogden
Relating to the creation of nonprofit corporations to refund
certain outstanding student loan bonds.

HB 1645            Delisi                   SP: Nelson
Relating to an exemption for certain transfer students from the
requirements of the Texas Academic Skills Program.

SCR 56            Barrientos
Establishing a special interim committee to study the problem of high
school dropouts in Texas.

Pending business:

HB 6            Dunnam / et al.          SP: Bivins
Relating to open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 47            McClendon                SP: Madla
Relating to the automatic admission of certain undergraduate
transfer students.

HB 106            Gutierrez                SP: Zaffirini
Relating to restricting written reports required of public school
classroom teachers.

HB 3265            Lewis, Glenn             SP: Ogden
Relating to notice to higher education students of the sanctions
for failure to timely pay tuition and fees.

SB 265            Ogden
Relating to school district high school equivalency examination