The House Committee on County Affairs

83rd Legislature

May 16, 2013

4:15 p.m.

Agricultural Museum, 1W.14


Pursuant to an announcement from the house floor on May 16, 2013, and permission granted on May 16, 2013, to meet while the House was in session, the House Committee on County Affairs met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the acting chair, Representative Joe Farias, at 4:21 p.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Farias; González, Mary; Hernandez Luna; Hunter; Krause; and Simpson.


A quorum was present.



SB 1916


The chair laid out SB 1916 as pending business.


Representative González, Mary offered a complete committee substitute.


The committee substitute was adopted without objection.


Representative González, Mary moved that SB 1916, as substituted, be reported favorably to the full house with the recommendation that it do pass and be printed and be sent to the Committee on Local and Consent Calendars.  The motion prevailed by the following record vote:


Ayes:                           Representatives Farias; González, Mary; Hernandez Luna; Hunter; Simpson (5).


Nays:                           None (0).


Present, Not Voting:   None (0).


Absent:                        Representatives Coleman; Kolkhorst; Krause; Stickland (4).



At 4:22 p.m., on the motion of Representative Farias and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Farias, Chair




Katy Reagan, Clerk