The House Committee on Government Reform 
         78th Legislature 
         February 25, 2003 
         8:30 a.m. 
         Capitol Extension, E1.026 
         Pursuant to a notice posted on February 20, 2003, the House  
         Committee on Government Reform met in a public hearing and was  
         called to order by the chair, Representative Swinford, at 1:29  
         The roll was answered as follows: 
         Present:  Representatives Swinford; Casteel; Cook, Robby; Smith,  
                   Todd (4). 
         Absent:   Representatives Gallego; Allen; Callegari (3). 
         A quorum was present. 
         Testimony was taken.  (See attached witness list.) 
         (Representative Smith, Todd in chair.) 
         At 3:01 p.m., on the motion of Representative Smith, Todd and  
         without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call  
         of the chair. 
         Rep. Swinford, Chair 
         Carrie Aldridge, Clerk