NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: S/C on Agriculture & Coastal Resources

TIME & DATE:  3:00PM, Wednesday, March 30, 2005

PLACE: E1.036

CHAIR: Senator Mike Jackson

I.  Call to Order
II.  Roll Call
III.  Approval of Minutes from March 8, 2005
IV.  Following bills to be considered:

SB 517            Armbrister
Relating to studies or projects concerning coastal erosion that may
be undertaken by the General Land Office in conjunction with
qualified project partners.

SB 592            Jackson, Mike
Relating to the creation of a Texas Gulf Coast Legislative Working
Group and a Multistate Gulf Coast Legislative Working Group.

SB 740            Janek
Relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to
erect or maintain shore protection structures and the location of
the line of vegetation in relation to those structures.

SB 1040            Janek
Relating to the removal and disposal of certain vessels and
structures in certain locations; providing a penalty.

SB 1091            Madla
Relating to noxious and invasive plants; providing a criminal

SB 1102            Jackson, Mike
Relating to the establishment of a program by the Department of
Agriculture to make grants to farmers who provide agricultural
biomass to facilities that convert biomass to energy.

SB 1192            Estes
Relating to stamps for migratory and upland game bird hunting.

SB 1428            Duncan
Relating to the establishment of a statewide maintenance program
for boll weevil and pink bollworm eradication.
V.  Other Business
VI.  Recess/Adjourn



SB 517