NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: S/C on Agriculture & Coastal Resources

TIME & DATE:  9:00AM, Thursday, April 7, 2005

PLACE: Capitol Extension E1.012

CHAIR: Senator Mike Jackson

I.  Call to Order
II.  Roll Call
III.  Approval of Minutes from March 30, 2005
IV.  Pending Business
V.  To Consider the Following Bills:

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

SB 1271            Jackson, Mike
Relating to fees for licenses issued by the Texas Parks and
Wildlife Department.

SB 1273            Jackson, Mike
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Farm and Ranch Lands
Conservation Program.

SB 1680            Jackson, Mike
Relating to the repeal of the Agriculture Resources Protection

SB 1686            Estes
Relating to an interagency work group on rural issues.

SB 1707            Staples
Relating to the regulation of poultry facilities.

SB 1708            Staples
Relating to assessments levied on producers and used for marketing,
education, research, and promotion of Texas beef.

SB 1709            Staples
Relating to the regulation of a poultry operation that does not use
a liquid waste handling system.