House Committee on Elections 
         75th Legislature 
         September 15, 1998 
         10:00 am  
         Capitol Extension, E1.026 
         Pursuant to a notice posted on September 10, 1998, the House  
         Committee on Elections met in a public hearing and was called  
         to order by the Acting Chair, Representative Jerry Madden at  
         10:18 am. 
         The roll was answered as follows:   
         Present:  Representatives Hedge; Madden (2). 
         Absent:   Representatives Danburg; Jones, Jesse; Denny;  
                   Gallego; Galloway, Carolyn; Isett; Place (7). 
         A quorum was not present. 
         Testimony was taken.  (See attached witness list.) 
         (Representative Gallego now present.)   
         (Representative Galloway, Carolyn now present.)   
         (Representative Jones, Jesse now present.) 
         (Representative Jones, Jesse in chair.) 
         A quorum was now present. 
         At 11:40 am, on the motion of the chair and without objection,  
         the meeting was recessed subject to the call of the chair.   
         Rep. Jesse Jones, Vice-Chair 
         Philip Cheatham, Clerk