The House Committee on Culture, Recreation & Tourism

81st Legislature

May 7, 2009

1:50 p.m.



Pursuant to an announcement from the house floor on May 7, 2009, and after being granted permission to meet while the house was in session, the House Committee on Culture, Recreation & Tourism met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Homer, at 1:54 p.m.


The roll was answered as follows:


Present:              Representatives Homer; Howard, Donna; Dukes; Kleinschmidt; Kuempel; McCall (6).


Absent:              Representatives King, Tracy O.; Phillips; Thibaut (3).


A quorum was present.


SB 495


The chair laid out SB 495, the companion to HB 661.


The chair explained the measure.


(Representative King, Tracy O. now present.)


Representative Dukes moved that SB 495, without amendments, 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 Homer; Howard, Donna; Dukes; King, Tracy O.; Kleinschmidt; Kuempel; McCall (7).


Nays:                             None (0).


Present, Not Voting:     None  (0).


Absent:                          Representatives Phillips; Thibaut  (2).


At 1:56 p.m., on the motion of Representative Howard, Donna and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.






Rep. Homer, Chair




Gabe Valenzuela, Clerk