The House Committee on Appropriations

82nd Legislature

March 3, 2011

8:00 a.m.



Pursuant to a suspension of the 5-day posting rule on March 2, 2011, the House Committee on Appropriations met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Pitts, at 8:09 a.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Pitts; Turner; Aycock; Button; Crownover; Darby; Eiland; Gooden; Johnson; King, Susan; Margo; Martinez, "Mando"; McClendon; Miller, Doug; Morrison; Otto; Patrick, Diane; Riddle; Schwertner; Shelton; Torres; Villarreal; and Zerwas.


A quorum was present.


(Representative Giddings now present.)


Testimony taken from the Honorable Susan Combs, Comptroller of Public Accounts, and the Comptroller of Public Accounts staff.


(Representative Hochberg now present.)


(Representative Dukes now present.)


At 9:59 a.m., on the motion of Representative Pitts and without objection, the meeting was adjourned.




Rep. Pitts, Chair




Amy Peterson, Clerk