The House Committee on Higher Education

80th Legislature

April 5, 2007

upon final adjourn./recess

Desk 86


Pursuant to an announcement from the house floor on April 5, 2007, the House Committee on Higher Education met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Morrison, at 11:25 a.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Morrison; Brown, Fred; Giddings; Howard, Donna; Patrick; Rose (6).


Absent:              Representatives McCall; Alonzo; Aycock (3).


A quorum was present.


HB 2198


The chair laid out HB 2198 as pending business.


(Representative Giddings now present.)


(Representative Aycock now present.)


Representative Brown, Fred moved that HB 2198, without amendments, be reported favorably to the full house with the recommendation that it do pass and be printed and be sent to the Committee on Local and Consent Calendars. The motion prevailed by the following record vote:


Ayes:                             Representatives Morrison; Brown, Fred; Alonzo; Aycock; Giddings; Howard, Donna; Patrick; Rose (8).


Nays:                             None (0).


Present, Not Voting:     None  (0).


Absent:                          Representative McCall  (1).


At 11:30 a.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Morrison, Chair




Mary Anne Taylor, Clerk