The House Committee on Higher Education

81st Legislature

February 25, 2009

2:00 p.m. or upon final adjourn./recess



Pursuant to a notice posted on February 20, 2009, the House Committee on Higher Education met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Branch, at 2:10 p.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Branch; Castro; Alonzo; Berman; Cohen; Howard, Donna; McCall; Rose (8).


Absent:              Representative Patrick (1).


A quorum was present.


(Representative Patrick now present.)


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


At 4:52 p.m., on the motion of the chair and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Branch, Chair




Jonathan Mathers, Clerk