The House Committee on Natural Resources

80th Legislature

May 7, 2007

upon lunch recess

Desk #112


Pursuant to an announcement from the house floor on May 7, 2007, the House Committee on Natural Resources met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Puente, at 12:20 p.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Puente; Hamilton; Gattis; Gallego; Guillen; Laubenberg (6).


Absent:              Representatives Creighton; Hilderbran; O'Day (3).


A quorum was present.


HB 2299


The chair laid out HB 2299.


The chair offered a complete committee substitute.


The committee substitute was adopted without objection.


Representative Guillen moved that HB 2299, as substituted, be reported favorably to the full house with the recommendation that it do pass and be printed. The motion prevailed by the following record vote:


Ayes:                             Representatives Puente; Hamilton; Gallego; Guillen; Laubenberg (5).


Nays:                             Representative Gattis (1).


Present, Not Voting:     None  (0).


Absent:                          Representatives Creighton; Hilderbran; O'Day  (3).









At 12:22 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Puente, Chair




Hope Wells, Clerk