NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Public Health

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

PLACE: E2.036

CHAIR: Rep. Jaime Capelo

                The Committee will consider the following:

HB 21            Corte
Relating to admission to and discharge from facilities for
voluntary inpatient mental health services for persons younger than
18 years of age.

HB 834            Delisi
Relating to the appointment of a management team to manage and
operate a community center for mental health or mental retardation

HB 987            Coleman / et al.
Relating to removal of human body parts after death; providing a penalty.

HB 1077            Jones, Jesse
Relating to removal of remains interred in a cemetery.

HB 1265            Edwards
Relating to the office locations of certain persons with regard to
the practice of optometry.

HB 1920            Capelo
Relating to certain immunization programs.

HB 1921            Capelo
Relating to the immunization registry.

HB 1926            Capelo
Relating to immunization of children.

HB 965            Mercer
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Health in
consultation with the Texas Education Agency to study the cost and
feasibility of installing automated external defibrillators in
public high school buildings.

SB 43            Zaffirini
Relating to certain immunization programs.

SB 263            Nelson
Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Board of
Dental Examiners.

HB 2985            Capelo
Relating to the establishment of an office of patient protection
within the Health Professions Council.

SB 40            Zaffirini
Relating to an immunization education program established by the
Texas Department of Health.