MINUTES

 

SENATE COMMITTEE ON REDISTRICTING, SPECIAL

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

9:00 AM

Senate Chamber

 

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Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.10 and 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Redistricting, Special was held on Tuesday, February 2, 2021, in the Senate Chamber.

 

 

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MEMBERS PRESENT:

 

MEMBERS ABSENT:

Senator Juan Hinojosa, Vice Chair

 

Senator Bryan Hughes

Senator Carol Alvarado

 

Senator JosÚ MenÚndez

Senator Brian Birdwell

 

 

Senator Dawn Buckingham

 

 

Senator Kelly Hancock

 

 

Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr.

 

 

Senator Robert Nichols

 

 

Senator Angela Paxton

 

 

Senator Royce West

 

 

 

 

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Senator Juan Hinojosa, the acting chair, called the meeting to order at 9:00 AM. There being a quorum present, the following business was transacted:

 

The following members attended/participated via videoconference:

Senator Joan Huffman, Chair

Senator Paul Bettencourt

Senator Donna Campbell

Senator Nathan Johnson

Senator Charles Perry Senator John Whitmire

 

Dr. Lloyd Potter, Texas Demographer provided invited testimony.

 

The following witnesses provided public testimony via videoconferencing (see attached witness

list).

 

The chair moved that the public testimony be closed; without objection, it was so ordered.

 

There being no further business, at 10:10 AM Senator Hinojosa moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of the chair. Without objection, it was so ordered.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Senator Joan Huffman, Chair

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Koy Kunkel, Clerk