NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Higher Education

TIME & DATE: upon final adjourn./recess
             Thursday, May 19, 2005


CHAIR: Rep. Geanie Morrison

                     5-day Posting Rule suspended 5/19

SB 302            Ellis / et al.
Relating to reports regarding participation in higher education.

SB 448            Zaffirini
Relating to the Texas Academy of International Studies at Texas A&M
International University.

SB 927            Ellis
Relating to the annexation of territory in political subdivisions
by certain junior college districts.

SB 1037            Lucio
Relating to tuition rates for Olympic athletes residing and
training in Texas.

SB 1452            Lucio
Relating to the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at The
University of Texas at Brownsville.

SB 1716            Van de Putte
Relating to the sale of instructional materials to students of
institutions of higher education.

SB 1780            Van de Putte
Relating to the issuance of bonds or other obligations by certain
junior college districts.

SB 1809            Wentworth
Relating to statewide evaluation of tech-prep consortia.

SB 1844            Harris
Relating to scholarships for the fifth year of accounting programs
at public and private institutions of higher education.

SB 1852            Van de Putte
Relating to consideration of a person's eligibility for a tuition
and fee exemption for certain veterans or their family members in
determining whether to admit the person into a certificate or
degree program of a public institution of higher education.

SB 1883            Ogden
Relating to the lands managed and controlled by the board of
regents of The Texas A&M University System.

SCR 17            Madla / et al.
Requesting Texas institutes of higher education to offer education
and research opportunities in viticulture and enology.

SCR 19            Madla / et al.
Requesting the Texas Wine Marketing Research Institute at Texas Tech
University include comparisons of the economic impacts of the states
in the wine industry.

SCR 27            West, Royce / et al.
Memorializing Congress to eliminate current caps on funded Medicare
resident training slots and related limits on costs per resident
used to determine Medicare graduate medical education reimbursement