The House Committee on Texas Ports, Innovation & Infrastructure, Select

85th Legislature

April 25, 2017

10:30 a.m.

Agricultural Museum, 1W.14


Pursuant to an announcement from the house floor on April 25, 2017, and permission granted on April 25, 2017, to meet while the House was in session, the House Committee on Texas Ports, Innovation & Infrastructure, Select met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Deshotel, at 10:36 a.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Deshotel; Paul; Morrison, Geanie W.; Oliveira; Roberts; and Rodriguez, Justin.


A quorum was present.



(Representative King, Tracy O. now present.)


HB 4021


The chair laid out HB 4021 as pending business.


The chair offered a complete committee substitute.


The chair explained the committee substitute.


The committee substitute was adopted without objection.


Representative Paul moved that HB 4021, as substituted, be reported favorably to the full house with the recommendation that it do pass and be printed and be sent to the Committee on Local and Consent Calendars.  The motion prevailed by the following record vote:


Ayes:                           Representatives Deshotel; Paul; King, Tracy O.; Morrison, Geanie W.; Oliveira; Roberts; Rodriguez, Justin (7).


Nays:                           None (0).


Present, Not Voting:   None (0).


Absent:                        Representatives Faircloth; Goldman; Ortega; Phelan (4).


At 10:39 a.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Deshotel, Chair




Melissa Quevedo, Clerk