The House Committee on Public Education

85th Legislature

February 21, 2017

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



Pursuant to a notice posted on February 16, 2017, and permission granted on February 21, 2017, to meet while the House was in session, the House Committee on Public Education met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Huberty, at 2:10 p.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Huberty; Bernal; Bohac; Deshotel; Dutton; Gooden; King, Ken; Koop; Meyer; and VanDeaver.


A quorum was present.



(Representative Allen now present.)


The chair named the following members to the subcommittee on Educator Quality: Representative King, Ken, Chair; Representatives Allen; Dutton; Meyer; and VanDeaver.


The chair called for invited testimony on issues related to public education.


Testimony taken/registration recorded.  (See attached witness list.)


At 3:54 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Huberty, Chair




Amy Peterson, Clerk