HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                         NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Higher Education

TIME & DATE:  5:00PM, Tuesday, April 24, 2001

PLACE: E2.010

CHAIR: Rep. Irma Rangel

To Consider the Following:

SB 386            Bivins
Relating to updating references to the campuses of the Texas State
Technical College System.

SB 555            Ellis, Rodney / et al.
Relating to a college savings plan for qualified higher education

SB 743            Lucio
Relating to the tuition charged to certain foreign students
enrolled in a graduate public health course in a border county.

SB 924            Barrientos
Relating to a uniform strategy to ensure that public institutions
of higher education employ faculty and staff who reflect the
population of Texas.

SB 940            Bivins / et al.
Relating to the establishment of the Joint Admission Medical
Program to assist certain economically disadvantaged students in
preparing for and succeeding in medical school.

SB 1014            Ogden
Relating to the service areas of certain junior college districts.

SB 1057            Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the administration of the TEXAS grant program and to
the dissemination of student financial aid information.

SB 1190            Ellis, Rodney
Relating to technology development and transfer by institutions of
higher education.

SB 1595            Bivins
Relating to financial assistance for certain persons seeking
certification as public school teachers, including revisions to the
Teach for Texas grant program, and to loan repayment assistance for
certain classroom teachers.

SB 1596            Bivins / et al.
Relating to the establishment and operation of the Toward
EXcellence, Access, & Success (TEXAS) grant II program.