The House Committee on Natural Resources
May 23, 2018
Pursuant to a notice posted on May 8, 2018, the House Committee on Natural Resources met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Larson, at 10:11 a.m.
The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Larson; Phelan; Burns; Frank; Kacal; King, Tracy O.; and Workman.
A quorum was present.
Representative Darby was also present.
Representative Murr was also present.
The committee met to hear invited and public testimony on a specific issue related to interim charge 3:
“Evaluate the status of groundwater policy in Texas, including the following:
(g) emerging issues in groundwater-surface water interaction, in particular in areas of increasing competition for scarce resources.”
Testimony taken/registration recorded. (See attached witness list.)
At 1:47 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.
Rep. Larson, Chair
Shannon Houston, Clerk