Tuesday, February 15, 2005 
                                     9:00 a.m. 
                                   Senate Chamber 
         Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule  
         11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Health &  
         Human Services was held on Tuesday, February 15, 2005, in the  
         Senate Chamber at Austin, Texas. 
         The Chair called the meeting to order at 9:05 a.m.  Having  
         established a quorum at a previous hearing, the following  
         business was transacted:   
         The Chair announced that in the interest of giving members more  
         time to review proposed amendments to Senate Bill 6, discussion  
         and voting on amendments would take place at a hearing on  
         Tuesday, February 22, 2005. 
         There being no further business, at 9:08 a.m. the Chair moved  
         that the Committee stand recessed until 9 a.m. Tuesday, February  
         22; without objection, it was so ordered. 
         Senator Jane Nelson, Chair 
         Travis Broussard, Clerk