COMMITTEE:   Appropriations 

TIME & DATE: 7:30 AM, Thursday, March 07, 2013 

PLACE:       E1.030 
CHAIR:       Rep. Jim Pitts 


The Committee will consider budget recommendations for state agencies and institutions within Article III including:


Texas Education Agency

School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

School for the Deaf

Teacher  Retirement System

Optional Retirement Program

Higher Education Coordinating Board

Higher Education Fund

University of Texas System Administration

University of Texas at Arlington

University of Texas at Austin

University of Texas at Dallas

University of Texas at El Paso

University of Texas - Pan American

University of Texas at Brownsville

University of Texas of the Permian Basin

University of Texas at San Antonio

University of Texas at Tyler

Texas A&M University System Administrative Offices

Texas A&M University 

Texas A&M University at Galveston

Prairie View A&M University

Tarleton State University

Texas A&M University - Central Texas

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Texas A&M University - San Antonio

Texas A&M International University

West Texas A&M University

Texas A&M University - Commerce

Texas A&M University - Texarkana

University of Houston System

University of Houston

University of Houston - Clear Lake

University of Houston - Downtown

University of Houston - Victoria

Midwestern State University

University of North Texas System

University of North Texas

University of North Texas - Dallas

Stephen F. Austin State University

Texas Southern University

Texas Tech University System

Texas Tech University

Angelo State University

Texas Woman's University

Texas State System

Sam Houston State University

Lamar University

Lamar Institute of Technology

Lamar State College - Orange

Lamar State College - Port Arthur

Texas State University - San Marcos

Sul Ross State University

Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

University of Texas Health Center at Tyler

Texas A&M University System Health Science Center

University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Baylor College of Medicine

Texas State Technical College System

Texas State Technical College - Harlingen

Texas State Technical College - West Texas

Texas State Technical College - Marshall

Texas State Technical College - Waco

TAMU Agrilife Research

TAMU Agrilife Extention Service

TAMU Engineering Experiment Station

TAMU Transportation Institute

TAMU Engineering Extension Service

TAMU Forest Service

TAMU Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory

Higher Education Employees Group Insurance

Available University Fund

National Research University Fund

Public Community and Junior Colleges


The Committee will hear invited testimony only.



Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




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