Tuesday, March 17, 2009

3:00 p.m. or upon adjournment







Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Administration was held on Tuesday, March 17, 2009, in the E1.714.







Senator Tommy Williams

Senator Carlos Uresti

Senator Jeff Wentworth

Senator John Whitmire

Senator Judith Zaffirini


Senator Steve Ogden

Senator Florence Shapiro




The chair called the meeting to order at 3:04 p.m.  There being a quorum present, the following business was transacted: 


The following members arrived after the roll was called: 

Senator John Whitmire


Senator Uresti moved adoption of the committee rules. There being no objection, it was so ordered.


The chair laid out the list of bills recommended for placement on the Local and Uncontested Calendar to be held March 19, 2009, at 8:00 AM.  Senator Williams removed SB 52.  Senator Uresti then moved that, with the exception of SB 52, the bills on the recommended list be certified for placement on the Local and Uncontested Calendar.  The motion carried with a record vote of 5 ayes, 0 nay, 0 present not voting, and 2 absent.


At 3:15 p.m. Senator Williams moved that the committee stand recessed subject to the call of the chair.  Without objection, it was so ordered. 









Senator Tommy Williams, Chair




Candace Hargenrader, Clerk