The House Committee on Appropriations

81st Legislature

March 8, 2010

10:00 a.m.



Pursuant to a notice posted on February 25, 2010, the House Committee on Appropriations met in a public hearing and was called to order by the acting chair, Representative Raymond at 10:10 a.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Raymond; Aycock; Brown, Fred; Button; Chavez; Cohen; Creighton; Darby; Giddings; Herrero; Hochberg; Isett; McClendon; Miller, Doug; Morrison; Otto; Zerwas (17).


Absent:              Representatives Pitts; Crownover; Driver; Dukes; Edwards; Eiland; Flores; King, Susan; Riddle; Villarreal (10).


A quorum was present.


(Representative King, Susan now present.)


Testimony taken/registration recorded.  (See attached witness list.)


(Representative Dukes now present.)


(Representative Giddings in chair.)


(Representative Raymond in chair.)


(Representative Eiland now present.)


At 4:09 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned.




Rep. Pitts, Chair




Jonathon Storms, Clerk