††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

††††††††††† State Affairs Committee

††††††††††† March 18, 2015 - 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess

††††††††††† HB 468

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Chatillon, Anna (Self; Healthy Futures Alliance)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cushing, Blair (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Francis, Will (National association of social workers - texas chapter)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hays, Susan (NARAL ProChoice Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Leal, Norma (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McFarland, Jane (Self; League of Women Voters of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Miller, Katherine (Texas Freedom Network)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Miller, Katherine (Texas Freedom Network)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Morton, Peggy (Self; Tx Unitarian Universalist Justice Ministry board memeber)

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Guggenmos, Greg (Texas Home School Coalition)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wood, Cecilia (Self)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Anton, George (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Arrambide, Aimee (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bennett, Amanda (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Booker, Denee (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Burfeind, Amber (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Busby, Heather (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Chasteen, Melanie (Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cornell, Victor (American Civil Liberties Union of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† DeFrates, Ana (National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dolese, Martha (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Farruggia, Adrian (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kalthoff, Wendy (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kerker, Juliana (American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, District XI (Texas))

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Levinson, Stacy (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lichtenheld, Zoey (Self; NARAL Pro-Choice Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Long, Amelia (Self; NARAL Pro-Choice Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martin, Emily (Self; NARAL Pro-Choice Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Price, Amanda (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rooke-ley, Emily (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Saxton, Josette (Texans Care for Children)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Soifer, Jan (Self; Travis County Democratic Party)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Stanley, Drew (NARAL Pro-Choice Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Stein, Lucy (Self; Texas Research Institute)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Van Ramshorst, Ryan (Self; Texas Pediatric Society)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Vogel, Alicia (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 1


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Allmon, Jennifer (The Texas Catholic Confeence of Bishops)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Drenner, Julie (Texas Values)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Gerstenschlager, MerryLynn (Self; Texas Eagle Forum - Vice President)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Groff, Erin (Texas Alliance for Life)

††††††††††† HB 489

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Davis, Steve (Alliance for Retail Markets)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fainter Jr, John W (The Association of Electric Companies of Texas, Inc.)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Power, David (Public Citizen)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Chaney, Brent (TXU Energy)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dyer, Richard (Texas Coalition for Affordable Power)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Reed, Cyrus (Lone star chapter sierra club)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ross, Ned (Direct Energy)

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wood, Cecilia (Self)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Smyth, Scott (Public Utility Commission of Texas)

††††††††††† HB 537

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Betzen, Bill (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Burfeind, Amber (Self; Independent Adoption Center)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Edwards, Kirsten (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Langsley, Karen (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mclaughlin, Kassandra (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Miller, Andy (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Touchet, ZoŽ (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wynne, Anne (Self)

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Drenner, Julie (Texas Values)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Barillas, Ph.D., Katherine (One voice texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Blackburn, Renellquiana (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Booker, Denee (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bryant, Rebecca (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Busby, Heather (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cornell, Victor (American Civil Liberties Union of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Davis, Jeff (Self; Log Cabin Republicans of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 2


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Desormes-Smith, Darla (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Francis, Will (National association of social workers - texas chapter)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Gentry, Erin (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harris, Ashley (Texans Care for Children)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kalthoff, Wendy (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Knoll, Jeffrey (Log Cabin Republicans of Austin)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Leaverton, Lindsey (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Levinson, Stacy (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† McFarland, Jane (Self; League of Women voters of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Miller, Katherine (Texas Freedom Network)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Miller, Katherine (Texas Freedom Network)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Morton, Peggy (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Moss-Byas, Ananda (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mrtcalf, Lynn (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Rutan, Reyna (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Smith, Chuck (Equality Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Soifer, Jan (Self; Travis County Democratic Party)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Stephens, Brian (Self; The Handsome Father)

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Allmon, Jennifer (The Texas Catholic Confeence of Bishops)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Gerstenschlager, MerryLynn (Self; Texas Eagle Forum - Vice President)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wood, Cecilia (Self)

††††††††††† HB 911

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Davis, Steve (Alliance for Retail Markets)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Posey, Jake (Exelon)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Power, David (Public Citizen)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Reed, Cyrus (Lone star chapter sierra club)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lloyd, Brian (Public Utility Commission)

††††††††††† HB 972

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Booker, Denee (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Burnam, Lon (Public citizen)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Korgel, Skyler (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Miller, Katherine (Texas Freedom Network)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Miller, Katherine (Texas Freedom Network)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Power, David (Public Citizen)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Reed, Cyrus (Lone star chapter sierra club)

††††††††††† HB 1617

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Watkins, Paul (Department of Public Safety)

††††††††††† HJR 37

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Busby, Heather (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Power, David (Public Citizen)

††††††††††† HJR 38

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Busby, Heather (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Knoll, Jeffrey (Log Cabin Republicans of Austin)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Power, David (Public Citizen)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4