COMMITTEE:    International Relations & Economic Development 

TIME & DATE:  10:00 AM, Monday, March 18, 2019 

PLACE:       E2.014 
CHAIR:       Rep. Rafael Anchia 


The committee will meet to hear public testimony on the following:


HB 441         Bernal                 
Relating to a state subsidy for the cost of general education development exams for those over the age of 21.

HB 618         Neave                  
Relating to the prohibition of certain required nondisclosure and arbitration agreements.

HB 700         Guillen | et al.        
Relating to the use of the skills development fund by certain entities.

HB 1527        Neave                  
Relating to an employee's liability for sexual harassment.

HB 1529        Neave                  
Relating to the statute of limitations applicable to a sexual harassment complaint filed with the Texas Workforce Commission.

HB 1714        Blanco                 
Relating to the designation of certain federal funds for border infrastructure projects.

HB 1720        Blanco                 
Relating to a study on the benefits of using certain motor vehicle technologies to alleviate traffic congestion at certain ports of entry in this state.

HB 1949        Guillen                
Relating to the criteria for awarding adult education and literacy program performance incentive funds.

HB 2240        Murphy                 
Relating to the payment of wages by an employer through a payroll card account.

HB 2279        Zwiener                
Relating to the prohibition against sexual harassment in the workplace.

HJR 83         Martinez               
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the state or a municipality or county to donate certain property to the United States to promote border crossing security or international bridge trade corridors, to issue public securities to finance the acquisition or construction of that property, and to use public money to make certain payments related to public-private partnerships.




Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance, such as a sign language interpreter, are requested to contact Stacey Nicchio at (512) 463-0850, 72 hours prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.