The House Committee on Appropriations

81st Legislature

February 17, 2009

7:00 p.m.

303 Red River Street, Austin, Texas


Pursuant to a notice posted on February 17, 2009, the House Committee on Appropriations met in a work session and was called to order by the chair, Representative Pitts, at 7:18 p.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Pitts; Raymond; Aycock; Cohen; Darby; Dukes; Edwards; Eiland; Giddings; Herrero; McClendon; Miller, Doug; Otto; Riddle (14).


Absent:              Representatives Brown, Fred; Button; Chavez; Creighton; Crownover; Driver; Flores; Hochberg; Isett; King, Susan; Morrison; Villarreal; Zerwas (13).


A quorum was present.


(Representative Hochberg now present.) (Representative Zerwas now present.) (Representative Button now present.) (Representative Creighton now present.) (Representative Crownover now present.) (Representative Villarreal now present.) (Representative Morrison now present.) (Representative Chavez now present.) (Representative Isett now present.) (Representative King, Susan now present.)


At 9:30 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned.




Rep. Pitts, Chair




Amy Peterson, Clerk