The House Committee on Financial Institutions 
         79th Legislature 
         February 7, 2005 
         2:00 p.m. or upon final adjourn./recess 
         Capitol Extension, E2.012 
         Pursuant to a notice posted on February 2, 2005, the House  
         Committee on Financial Institutions met in a public hearing and  
         was called to order by the chair, Representative Solomons, at  
         2:10 p.m. 
         The roll was answered as follows: 
         Present:   Representatives Solomons; McCall; Guillen; Flynn;  
                    Orr; Riddle (6). 
         Absent:    Representative Chavez (1). 
         A quorum was present. 
         The chair outlined his plans for the committee.  The chair  
         recognized new committee members to make introductory remarks. 
         (Representative Chavez now present.) 
         Testimony was taken from invited representatives of agencies  
         under the committee's jurisdiction. 
         (See attached witness list) 
         (Representative McCall in chair) 
         At 3:50 pm, on the motion of Representative McCall and without  
         objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the  
         Rep. Solomons, Chair  
         Chris Payne, Committee Clerk