The House Committee on Appropriations

80th Legislature

April 10, 2007

12:30 p.m.



Pursuant to a notice posted on April 5, 2007, the House Committee on Appropriations met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Chisum, at 12:45 p.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Chisum; Guillen; Allen, Alma; Brown, Betty; Brown, Fred; Crownover; Dukes; England; Harper-Brown; Hopson; Isett, Carl; Jackson, Jim; Lucio III; McClendon; McReynolds; Noriega, Rick; Riddle; Taylor; Van Arsdale; Zerwas (20).


Absent:              Representatives Branch; Chavez; Darby; Davis, John; Gattis; Kolkhorst; Menendez; Otto; Turner (9).


A quorum was present.


The chair referred HB 52, HB 446, HB 1296, HB 1793, HB 1826, HB 1845, HB 2377, HB 2404, HB 2595, HB 3015, HB 3465, HB 3778, HB 3793, and HCR 107 to the subcommittee on Health and Human Services.


The chair referred HB 206, HB 207, HB 832, HB 1319, HB 1778, HB 1894, and HB 3795 to the subcommittee on Education.


The chair referred HB 224, HB 399, HB 2179, HB 2961, HB 2966, and HB 3714 to the subcommittee on General Government.


The chair referred HB 2121, HB 2241, HB 2356, HB 3034, and HB  3334 to the subcommittee on Criminal Justice.


The chair named the following members to the subcommittee on Spending Limitations:  Representative Isett, Carl, Chair; Representatives Harper-Brown; Lucio III; McClendon; Taylor; and Van Arsdale.


The chair referred HB 250, HB 354, HB 2246, HB 3172, HB 3533, HJR 2, HJR 33, and HJR 53 to the subcommittee on Spending Limitations.


(Representative Turner now present.)


At 12:54 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Chisum, Chair




Paul Kamprath, Clerk