Monday, April 4, 2005 
                                     4:00 p.m. 
                           Capitol Extension, Room E1.714 
         Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule  
         11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on  
         Administration was held on Monday, April 4, 2005, in the Capitol  
         Extension, Room E1.714, at Austin, Texas. 
         MEMBERS PRESENT:                        MEMBERS ABSENT: 
         Senator Chris Harris                    Senator Florence Shapiro 
         Senator Juan Hinojosa                   Senator John Whitmire 
         Senator Kyle Janek 
         Senator Leticia Van de Putte 
         Senator Jeff Wentworth 
         The chair called the meeting to order at 4:04 p.m.  There being  
         a quorum present, the following business was transacted:   
         The chair went through the list of bills recommended for  
         placement on the Local and Uncontested Calendar and removed  
         Senate Bills 40, 87, 221, 671, and 673. Senator Harris then  
         moved that, with the exception of the above bills, the bills in  
         the recommended list be placed on the Local and Uncontested  
         Calendar. The motion carried with a record vote of 5 ayes, 0  
         nay, 0 present not voting, and 2 absent.   
         There being no further business, at 4:10 p.m. Senator Harris  
         moved that the committee stand recessed; without objection, it  
         was so ordered.   
         Chris Harris 
         Chair, Senate Committee on Administration 
         Anne Hagan 
         Committee Clerk