Thursday, February 21, 2013

12:00 PM

Capitol Extension, Room E1.036




Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.10 and 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance was held on Thursday, February 21, 2013, in the Capitol Extension, Room E1.036, at Austin, Texas.







Senator Tommy Williams, Chair


Senator Craig Estes

Senator Juan Hinojosa, Vice Chair


Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr.

Senator Bob Deuell



Senator Robert Duncan



Senator Kevin Eltife



Senator Glenn Hegar

Senator Joan Huffman



Senator Jane Nelson



Senator Dan Patrick



Senator Kel Seliger



Senator Royce West



Senator John Whitmire



Senator Judith Zaffirini






The chair called the meeting to order at 12:07PM. There being a quorum present, the following business was transacted:


John McGeady with the Legislative Budget Board gave a presentation on spending limits. 


Chairman Williams and Members of the Committee discussed status updates of the workgroups.


There being no further business, at 12:58 PM Senator Williams moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of the chair. Without objection, it was so ordered.









Senator Tommy Williams, Chair




Stephanie Hoover, Clerk