HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                         NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Public Health

TIME & DATE:  8:30AM, Wednesday, May 9, 2001

PLACE: E2.030

CHAIR: Rep. Patricia Gray

The committee will consider the following bills:

SB 333            Moncrief
Relating to the state child health plan for certain low-income

SB 338            Madla / et al.
Relating to a state plan for the prevention and treatment of
hepatitis C.

SB 531            Nelson
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Health in
consultation with the General Services Commission to study the cost
and feasibility of installing automated external defibrillators in
state buildings.

SB 556            Duncan / et al.
Relating to prices of prescription drugs provided to certain
Medicare recipients by certain pharmacies participating in the
Medicaid vendor drug program.

SB 877            Van de Putte
Relating to the creation of an advisory committee for the special
supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children.

SB 1006            Van de Putte
Relating to testing for accidental exposure to hepatitis B or
hepatitis C.

SB 1085            Harris
Relating to the continuation of the advisory committee on inpatient
mental health services.

SB 1212            Zaffirini
Relating to the examination for licensure as a chemical dependency

SB 1285            Carona
Relating to the practice of nursing.

SB 1373            Moncrief
Relating to education and training programs for food service

SB 1588            Moncrief
Relating to a preliminary examination for emergency detention
because of mental illness.

SB 1767            Carona
Relating to the issuance of a protective custody order by a



SB 1588