The House Committee on Rules & Resolutions

85th Legislature

May 16, 2017

3:00 p.m.

Agricultural Museum, 1W.14


Pursuant to an announcement from the house floor on May 16, 2017, and permission granted on May 16, 2017, to meet while the House was in session, the House Committee on Rules & Resolutions met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Lucio III, at 3:01 p.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Lucio III; Arévalo; Bailes; Burns; Paul; Sheffield; and Wray.


A quorum was present.



(Representative Gervin-Hawkins now present.)


(Representative Kacal now present.)


Representative Sheffield moved to place the following measures on the Congratulatory and Memorial Resolutions Calendar for Thursday, May 18, 2017:  SCR 48, SCR 49, HR 1968, HR 1969, HR 1970, HR 1971, HR 1972, HR 1973, HR 1974, HR 1975, HR 1976, HR 1978, HR 1979, HR 1980, HR 1981, HR 1982, HR 1983, HR 1984, HR 1985, HR 1986, HR 1987, HR 1988, HR 1989, HR 1990, HR 1991, HR 1992, HR 1993, HR 1994, HR 1995, HR 1996.


The motion prevailed by the following record vote:


Ayes:                           Representatives Lucio III; Kacal; Arévalo; Bailes; Burns; Gervin-Hawkins; Paul; Sheffield; Wray (9).


Nays:                           None (0).


Present, Not Voting:   None (0).


Absent:                        Representatives Faircloth; Romero, Jr. (2).


At 3:03 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Lucio III, Chair




Sergio Cavazos, Clerk