HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                          NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Appropriations

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Wednesday, March 2, 2005

PLACE: E1.030

CHAIR: Rep. Jim Pitts

For informational purposes, the Committee anticipates hearing testimony
regarding the following agency appropriations:

*State Board for Educator Certification
*School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
*School for the Deaf
*Special Provisions for the Texas School for the Blind and Visually
Impaired and Texas School for the Deaf
*Teacher Retirement System
*Optional Retirement Program
*General Provisions
*Department of Transportation
*Office of Rural Community Affairs
*Trusteed Programs within the Office of the Governor
*Department of Licensing and Regulation