Amend CSHB 2292 as follows:                                                  
	(1)  On page 59, between lines 1 and 2, insert the following:                  
	(h)  The council shall fully consider all written and oral 
submissions made on any matter or issue under the council's 
	(i)  Chapter 551, Government Code, applies to the council.                     
	(2)  On page 59, line 2, strike "(h)" and substitute "(j)".                    
	(3)  On page 59, line 3, between "PLAN." and "The transfer", 
insert "(a)".   
	(4)  On page 59, line 16, following the period, insert "The 
transition plan must be made available to the public.".
	(5)  On page 59, between lines 16 and 17, insert the 
	(b)  Not later than November 1, 2003, the Health and Human 
Services Commission shall hold a public hearing and accept public 
comment regarding the transition plan required to be developed by 
the commissioner of health and human services under Subsection (a) 
of this section.