The House Committee on Culture, Recreation & Tourism

85th Legislature

March 14, 2017

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



Pursuant to a notice posted on March 9, 2017, and permission granted on March 14, 2017, to meet while the House was in session, the House Committee on Culture, Recreation & Tourism met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Frullo, at 2:01 p.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Frullo; Faircloth; Bonnen, Dennis; Fallon; Gervin-Hawkins; and Krause.


A quorum was present.



The committee met for organizational purposes and heard testimony from the agencies as follows: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, the Texas Commission on the Arts, the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, and the Texas Music Office.


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


(Representative Martinez, "Mando" now present.)











































At 2:45 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Frullo, Chair




Jesse Sifuentez, Clerk