Monday, May 23, 2005 
                                     10:00 a.m. 
         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, May 23, 2005, in the E1.714 
         MEMBERS PRESENT:                        MEMBERS ABSENT: 
         Senator Chris Harris                    Senator Kyle Janek 
         Senator Juan Hinojosa                   Senator Jeff Wentworth 
         Senator Florence Shapiro                Senator John Whitmire 
         Senator Leticia Van de Putte 
         The chair called the meeting to order at 10:15 a.m.  There being  
         a quorum present, the following business was transacted:   
         The chair laid out the Local and Uncontested Calendar for May  
         25, 2005, at 7:30 a.m.  The following bills were removed from  
         the recommended list: HB 240, HB 295, HB 316, HB 603, HB 916, HB  
         1038, HB 1096, HB 1252, HB 1428, HB 1483, HB 1701, HB 1765, HB  
         2025, HB 2145, HB 2420, HB 2579, HB 2840, HB 2868 & HB 3426.   
         The chair moved that the Local and Uncontested Calendar for May  
         25, 2005, at 7:30 a.m. be certified with the exception of the  
         previously listed bills; the calendar was certified with a  
         record vote of 4 ayes, 0 nays, 3 absent & 0 present not voting. 
         There being no further business, at 10:45 a.m. Senator Harris  
         moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of  
         the chair.  Without objection, it was so ordered.   
         Senator Chris Harris, Chair 
         Tara Rejino, Clerk