The House Committee on Appropriations
July 1, 2009
Pursuant to a suspension of the 5-day posting rule and an announcement on the House floor on July 1, 2009, the House Committee on Appropriations met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Pitts, at 11:14 a.m.
The roll was answered as follows:
Present: Representatives Pitts; Brown, Fred; Button; Chavez; Cohen; Creighton; Crownover; Darby; Dukes; Flores; Giddings; Herrero; Hochberg; King, Susan; McClendon; Miller, Doug; Morrison; Otto; Riddle; Villarreal (20).
Absent: Representatives Raymond; Aycock; Driver; Edwards; Eiland; Isett; Zerwas (7).
A quorum was present.
The chair laid out HB 1.
Testimony taken/registration recorded. (See attached witness list.)
(Representative Isett now present.)
(Representative Driver now present.)
(Representative Raymond now present.)
Representative Raymond moved that HB 1, without amendments, be reported favorably to the full house with the recommendation that it do pass and be printed. The motion prevailed by the following record vote:
Ayes: Representatives Pitts; Raymond; Brown, Fred; Button; Chavez; Cohen; Creighton; Crownover; Darby; Driver; Dukes; Flores; Giddings; Herrero; Hochberg; Isett; King, Susan; McClendon; Miller, Doug; Otto; Riddle; Villarreal (22).
Nays: Representative Morrison (1).
Present, Not Voting: None (0).
Absent: Representatives Aycock; Edwards; Eiland; Zerwas (4).
At 12:34 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.
Rep. Pitts, Chair
Amy Peterson, Clerk