The House Committee on Appropriations

81st Legislature

May 11, 2010

1:00 p.m.



Pursuant to a notice posted on April 8, 2010, the House Committee on Appropriations met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Pitts, at 1:26 p.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Pitts; Aycock; Chavez; Cohen; Crownover; Darby; Edwards; Eiland; Giddings; Herrero; Hochberg; Isett; McClendon; Miller, Doug; Morrison; Otto; Riddle (17).


Absent:              Representatives Raymond; Brown, Fred; Button; Creighton; Driver; Dukes; Flores; King, Susan; Villarreal; Zerwas (10).


A quorum was present.


Members of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs-S/C on Border and Homeland Security Funds answered the roll as follows:


Present:           Representatives Edwards; Chavez; Farias; Vaught;


A quorum was present.


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


(Representative Creighton now present.)


(Representative King, Susan now present.)


(Representative Zerwas now present.)


At 4:53 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




Jonathon Storms, Clerk