NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Public Health

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Wednesday, March 12, 2003

PLACE: E2.036

CHAIR: Rep. Jaime Capelo

              The Committee will hear invited testimony from:

Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation

Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

              The Committee will also consider the following:

HB 587            Marchant
Relating to the cremation of human remains; providing a penalty.

HB 1614            Truitt
Relating to the reporting of medical errors by certain hospitals,
ambulatory surgical centers, and mental hospitals.

HB 861            McReynolds
Relating to the qualifications of a volunteer emergency care