HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                          NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Appropriations

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Wednesday, February 26, 2003

PLACE: E1.030

CHAIR: Rep. Talmadge Heflin

The committee will hear public testimony regarding proposed appropriations
for state agencies for the 2004-2005 biennium.

For informational purposes, the committee anticipates hearing testimony
regarding the following agency appropriations:

*Board of Chiropractic Examiners
*Texas State Board of Dental Examiners
*Board of Architectural Examiners
*Board of Professional Engineers
*State Office of Administrative Hearings
*Board of Professional Land Surveying
*Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner
*Banking Department
*Credit Union Department
*Savings & Loan Department
*Board of Barber Examiners
*Cosmetology Commission
*Texas Department of Insurance
*Office of Public Insurance Counsel
*Board of Nurse Examiners
*Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners
*Optometry Board
*Structural Pest Control Board
*Board of Pharmacy
*Executive Council of Physical Therapy & Occupational Therapy Examiners
*Board of Plumbing Examiners
*Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners
*Board of Examiners of Psychologists
*Racing Commission
*Real Estate Commission
*Securities Board
*Board of Tax Professional Examiners
*Public Utility Commission of Texas
*Office of Public Utility Counsel
*Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners
*Workers' Compensation Commission
*Research and Oversight Council on Workers' Compensation
*Special Provisions Relating to All Regulatory Agencies