Monday, April 25, 2005 
                           3:00 p.m. or upon adjournment 
                       Senate Chamber- Chairman Madla's Desk 
         Pursuant to suspension of Senate Rule 11.18, moved by Senator  
         Madla, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on  
         Intergovernmental Relations was held on Monday, April 25, 2005,  
         at the Senate Chamber - Chairman Madla's Desk in Austin, Texas.   
         Senator Madla also moved to suspend Senate Rule 11.13 so the  
         Committee could meet during session. 
         MEMBERS PRESENT:                        MEMBERS ABSENT: 
         Senator Frank Madla                     None 
         Senator Kim Brimer 
         Senator Bob Deuell 
         Senator Mario Gallegos, Jr. 
         Senator Jeff Wentworth 
         The chair called the meeting to order at 3:20 p.m.  There being  
         a quorum present, the following business was transacted:   
         The chair laid out SB 1828.  Senator Wentworth moved to  
         reconsider the vote by which the committee substitute was  
         adopted and voted out.  The committee will now adopt a new  
         committee substitute.  Senator Wentworth sent up a new committee  
         substitute; the chair recognized Senator Estes to explain the  
         difference between the committee substitute and the bill as  
         filed.  Senator Wentworth moved adoption of the committee  
         substitute; without objection, it was so ordered.  Senator  
         Wentworth moved that SB 1828 do not pass but that CSSB 1828 be  
         reported back to the Senate with the recommendation that it do  
         pass and be printed.  The motion carried with a record vote of 5  
         ayes, 0 nay, 0 present not voting, and 0 absent.  Senator  
         Wentworth moved that the bill be recommended for placement on  
         the Local & Uncontested Calendar; without objection, it was so  
         There being no further business, at 3:22 p.m. Senator Madla  
         moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of  
         the chair.  Without objection, it was so ordered.   
         Senator Frank Madla, Chair 
         Christine Wright, Clerk