COMMITTEE:    Higher Education 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 

PLACE:        E1.012 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Kel Seliger 

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To consider the following:


HB 66         Guillen | et al.        SP: Zaffirini
Relating to determining eligibility for a Texas Armed Services Scholarship and to the appointment by certain elected officials of students to receive that scholarship.

HB 2285       Thompson, Ed | et al.   SP: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Institute for Coastal Prairie Research and Education at the University of Houston.

HCR 102       Lozano                  SP: Schwertner
Expressing support for prioritizing a substantial increase in funding for graduate medical education before authorizing the creation and support of additional medical schools.

Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 20 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.


The Committee may also consider pending business.