The House Committee on Agriculture & Livestock

81st Legislature

March 24, 2010

10:00 a.m.



Pursuant to a notice posted on March 12, 2010, the House Committee on Agriculture & Livestock met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Gonzalez Toureilles, at 10:00 a.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Gonzalez Toureilles; Crabb; Hardcastle; Heflin; Kleinschmidt; Rios Ybarra; Swinford (7).


Absent:              Representatives Anderson; Brown, Betty (2).


A quorum was present.


The committee considered the following Interim Study Charge of the Texas House of Representatives, 81st Legislature, as issued by Joe Straus, Speaker of the House:


Review efforts to manage feral hog populations and mitigate damage to agricultural and Livestock operations.


(Representative Anderson now present.)


Testimony taken/registration recorded.  (See attached witness list.)


At 12:05 p.m., on the motion of Representative Anderson and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Gonzalez Toureilles, Chair




Jim Terrell, Clerk