The House Committee on Public Education

81th Legislature

February 17, 2009

2:00 p.m.



Pursuant to a notice posted on February 12, 2009, the House Committee on Public Education met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Eissler, at 2:02 p.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Eissler; Hochberg; Allen; Aycock; Olivo; Patrick; Weber (7).


Absent:              Representatives Dutton; Farias; Jackson, Jim; Shelton (4).


A quorum was present.


(Representative Farias now present.)


(Representative Jackson, Jim now present.)


(Representative Shelton now present.)


Comments on school finance by Rep. Hochberg


Comments on school accountability by Rep. Eissler


At 3:03 p.m., on the motion of Representative Allen and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Eissler, Chair




Rita Ashley, Clerk