House Committee on Juvenile Justice & Family Issues 
         75th Legislature, Interim 
         February 19, 1998 
         1:00 pm  
         Capitol Extension, E1.026 
         Pursuant to a notice posted on January 12, 1998, the House  
         Committee on Juvenile Justice & Family Issues met in a public  
         hearing and was called to order by the Chair, Representative  
         Toby Goodman at 1:10 pm. 
         The roll was answered as follows:   
         Present:  Representatives Goodman; Staples; Jones, Jesse;  
                   McReynolds; Naishtat; Reyna, Arthur; Smith; Williams  
         Absent:   Representative McClendon (1). 
         A quorum was present. 
         The Committee was convened to hear invited testimony relevant  
         to their Interim Charges. 
         The following persons testified before the committee: 
         Dr. Tony Fabelo, Criminal Justice Policy Council 
         Howard Baldwin, DPRS 
         Sarah Webster, DPRS 
         Thomas Chapmond, DPRS 
         Michelle Duhart, DPRS 
         Richard Bays. Bureau of Vital Statistics 
         Vicki Spriggs, Juvenile Probation Commission 
         Steve Robinson, Texas Youth Commission 
         Don Bailey, OAG 
         Wayne Roberts, Anderson Consulting 
         Megan Ferland, OAG 
         Robert Martinez, OAG 
         Kim Ogg, Houston Mayor's Anti-Gang Task Force 
         At 5:15 pm, on the motion of the chair and without objection,  
         the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.   
         Rep. Toby Goodman, Chair 
         Connie Johnson, Clerk