The House Committee on Public Education 
         78th Legislature 
         February 18, 2003 
         2:00 p.m. 
         Capitol Extension, E2.036                                    
         Pursuant to a notice posted on February 10, 2003, the House  
         Committee on Public Education met in a public hearing and was  
         called to order by the chair, Representative Grusendorf, at 2:10  
         The roll was answered as follows: 
         Present:  Representatives Grusendorf; Dawson; Eissler; Griggs;  
                   Hochberg; Madden (6). 
         Absent:   Representatives Oliveira; Branch; Dutton (3). 
         A quorum was present. 
         (Representative Oliveira now present.) 
         (Representative Dutton now present.) 
         Invited testimony was taken on School Accountability.  (See  
         attached witness list.) 
         (Representative Branch now present.) 
         At 5:50 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection,  
         the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair. 
         Rep. Grusendorf, Chair 
         Julie Linn, Clerk