HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                          NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Appropriations

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Tuesday, March 11, 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.

HB 471            Pickett
Relating to the borrowing of money by the Texas Department of

HJR 28            Pickett
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for authorization of
 the borrowing of money on a short-term basis by a state
transportation agency for transportation-related projects.

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

*Higher Education Formula Funding Overview
*Available University Fund
*Higher Education Fund 
*Texas Excellence Fund
*University Research Fund
*University of Texas System
*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
*Texas A&M University
*Texas A&M University-Galveston
*Prairie View A&M University
*Tarleton State University 
*Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
*Texas A&M University-Kingsville 
*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
*Stephen F. Austin State University
*Texas Southern University
*Texas Tech University System
*Texas Tech University
*Texas Woman's University
*Texas State University System
*Angelo State University
*Lamar University
*Lamar Institute of Technology
*Lamar State College-Orange
*Lamar State College-Port Arthur
*Sam Houston State University
*Southwest Texas State University
*Sul Ross State University
*Sul Ross State University-Rio Grande
*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 
*Special Provisions Relating only to Components of Texas State Technical
*Public Community / Junior Colleges