The House Committee on Insurance 
         78th Legislature 
         February 5, 2003 
         2:00 p.m. 
         Capitol Extension, E2.012 
         Pursuant to a notice posted on February 5, 2003, the House  
         Committee on Insurance met in a formal meeting and was called to  
         order by the chair, Representative Smithee, at 2:08 p.m. 
         The roll was answered as follows: 
         Present:  Representatives Smithee; Seaman; Eiland; Bonnen;  
                   Keffer, Bill; Taylor; Van Arsdale (7). 
         Absent:   Representatives Gallego; Thompson (2). 
         A quorum was present. 
         (Representative Thompson now present.) 
         (Representative Gallego now present.) 
         Background information relating to the current state of the  
         insurance industry was received by the committee. 
         At 3:16 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection,  
         the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair. 
         Rep. Smithee, Chair 
         Andrea Stingley, Clerk