NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: S/C on Higher Education

TIME & DATE:  1:30PM Or upon adjournment
             Monday, March 7, 2005

PLACE: Betty King Comm. Room

CHAIR: Senator Royce West

The Betty King Room is located in the Capitol, Room 2E.20

The Subcommittee will meet to discuss the following bills:

SB 30            Zaffirini
Relating to tuition and fee exemptions for students contracting to
graduate in a timely manner from public institutions of higher education.

SB 32            Zaffirini
Relating to certain special tuition rates at institutions of higher

SB 34            Zaffirini
Relating to the tuition rebate program for certain undergraduates at
certain public institutions of higher education.

SB 95            Shapleigh
Relating to the establishment of an asthma research center at the
Texas Tech University campus in El Paso.

SB 254            Shapiro
Relating to the removal of certain restrictions imposed on the
programs, enrollment, and admission policies of The University of
Texas at Dallas.

SB 276            Staples / et al.
Relating to authorizing The University of Texas Health Science
Center at Tyler to offer courses and degree programs in allied
health and related fields.

SB 302            Ellis
Relating to reports of strategies for increasing minority
participation in higher education.

SB 303            Ellis
Relating to notice of factors used in admissions and scholarship
decisions at certain public institutions of higher education.

SB 392            Van de Putte
Relating to the residency requirements for tuition and fee
exemptions for certain military personnel and their dependents.

SB 502            West, Royce
Relating to common undergraduate admission application forms for
public institutions of higher education in this state.

SB 531            West, Royce
Relating to the tuition charged for certain courses repeated by
students attending public junior colleges.