SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Monday, February 22, 2010
Capitol Extension, Room E1.028
Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Education was held on Monday, February 22, 2010, in the Capitol Extension, Room E1.028, at Austin, Texas.
Senator Florence Shapiro
Senator Dan Patrick
Senator Wendy Davis
Senator Mario Gallegos, Jr.
Senator Royce West
Senator Kip Averitt
Senator Steve Ogden
Senator Leticia Van de Putte
Senator Tommy Williams
The chair called the meeting to order at 9:07 a.m. The following business was transacted:
Senator Shapiro made opening remarks to the committee, and then recognized other members for opening remarks.
The chair called the following invited witnesses to provide testimony on Interim Charge 8. See attached list.
At 10:22 a.m. the roll was called and a quorum was established.
At 10:51 a.m. Senator Patrick assumed the chair.
At 10:55 a.m. Senator Shapiro resumed the chair.
The chair called the following invited witnesses to provide testimony on Interim Charge 4. See attached list.
The chair called persons who registered as public witnesses to provide testimony on the interim committee charges. See attached list.
At 1:47 p.m. Senator Patrick assumed the chair.
At 2:03 p.m. Senator Shapiro resumed the chair.
The chair moved that the public testimony be closed; without objection, it was so ordered.
There being no further business, at 2:06 p.m. Senator Shapiro moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of the chair. Without objection, it was so ordered.
Senator Florence Shapiro, Chair
Holly Mabry, Clerk