The House Committee on Insurance

83rd Legislature

February 19, 2013

2:00 p.m. or upon final adjourn./recess



Pursuant to a notice posted on February 14, 2013 and permission granted on February 19, 2013 to meet while the House was in session, the House Committee on Insurance met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Smithee, at 2:06 p.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Smithee; Bonnen, Greg; Morrison; Muņoz, Jr.; Sheets; and Taylor, Van.


A quorum was present.



Testimony taken/registration recorded for the Texas Department of Insurance.  (See attached witness list.)


(Representative Eiland now present.)


(Representative Turner, Chris now present.)


(Representative Creighton now present.)


Testimony taken/registration recorded for the Office of Public Insurance Counsel.  (See attached witness list.)


Testimony taken/registration recorded for the Health and Human Services Commission.  (See attached witness list.)



At 3:12 p.m., on the motion of Representative Smithee and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Smithee, Chair




Cristal Retana, Clerk