HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                          NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Appropriations

TIME & DATE:  7:00AM, Saturday, March 29, 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:

*Article XII
*Article IX
*Department of Health
*Department of Protective and Regulatory Services
*Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation
*Interagency Council on Early Childhood Intervention
*Department of Human Services
*Texas Workforce Commission