HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                          NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Appropriations

TIME & DATE:  7:00AM, Saturday, March 15, 2003

PLACE: E1.030

CHAIR: Rep. Talmadge Heflin

**This hearing has been canceled.**

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:

*Department of Protective and Regulatory Services
*Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation

                               PENDING ITEMS

*Special Provisions Relating to All Regulatory Agencies
*Board of Barber Examiners
*Cosmetology Commission
*Board of Professional Land Surveying
*Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation
*Board of Nurse Examiners
*Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners
*Structural Pest Control Board
*Board of Plumbing Examiners
*Texas Real Estate Commission/Texas Appraiser Licensing & Certification
*Board of Professional Tax Examiners
*Public Utility Commission
*Office of Public Utility Counsel
*Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner
*Texas Department of Banking
*Savings & Loan Department
*Aircraft Pooling Board
*Commission on the Arts
*Commission on State Emergency Communications
*Commission on Human Rights
*Office of the Governor
*Trusteed Programs-Office of the Governor
*Department of Information Resources
*Department of Agriculture
*Parks and Wildlife Department
*Texas Aerospace Commission
*Department of Economic Development
*Department of Housing and Community Affairs
*Office of Rural & Community Affairs
*Department of Transportation
*Higher Education Fund
*School for the Blind and Visually Impaired