NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Business & Industry
SUBCOMMITTEE: Healthcare Technology

TIME & DATE: Upon adjourment of hearing
             Thursday, June 29, 2000

PLACE: Houston

CHAIR: Rep. Kenn George

The Subcommittee on Healthcare Technology is charged with studying the
emergence of the Healthcare Technology Industry in Texas, as well as
identifying factors promoting and inhibiting development of the
industry and consider state or private actions potentially effecting
its growth.

The Subcommittee will meet to tour U.T. M.D. Anderson's cancer research
facilities, located at 1515 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX, to hear
invited testimony only.

The tour will begin from the LeMaistre Ballroom (located on the 11th
floor of the LeMaistre Clinic, at the U.T. M.D. Anderson Cancer Clinic)
upon the adjournment of the public hearing scheduled for the same room
at 9:00a.m.

Parking will be available for the public in parking garages 2 and 10.

Parking garage 2 is located West of the M.D. Anderson Cancer Clinic
on Holcombe Blvd.  From the garage, walk to the R. Lee Clark Clinc.
Upon entering the lobby, proceed to the RB elevators.  Take the
elevators to the 11th floor and proceed to Hickey Auditorium.  Turn
right to go to the LeMaistre Ballroom.

Parking garage 10 is located East of the Cancer Clinic off of Braeswood
Blvd.  From garage 10, take the crosswalk on either the 3rd or 4th
floor to the Charles A. LeMaistre Clinic.  Use the RC elevators to go
to the 11th floor.  Proceed to the Hickey Auditorium and turn right
into the LeMaistre Ballroom.

All parking will be a maximum $8 fee.