The House Committee on Pensions & Investments 
         Subcommittee on Insurance Benefits 
         78th Legislature 
         August 3, 2004 
         10:00 a.m.                                                   
         103 Main Plaza, San Antonio, TX, City Council Chamber, Meeting  
         Room B 
         Pursuant to a notice posted on July 7, 2004, the House Committee  
         on Pensions & Investments, Subcommittee on Insurance Benefits,  
         met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair,  
         Representative McClendon, at 10:15 a.m. 
         Present:  Representatives McClendon; Ritter; Rose (3). 
         Absent:   Representatives Grusendorf; Martinez Fischer; Pena,  
                   Telford; (4). 
         A quorum was not present. 
         The Chairman stated that the public hearing would be for  
         informational purposes only and no action could be taken. 
         Testimony was taken.  (See attached witness list.) 
         At 12:20 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection,  
         the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair. 
         Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon, Chair 
         Sherri Walker, Clerk