The House Committee on Higher Education

84th Legislature

May 1, 2015

During reading and referral of bills

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Pursuant to an announcement from the house floor on May 1, 2015, and permission granted on May 1, 2015, to meet while the House was in session, the House Committee on Higher Education met in a formal meeting and was called to order by the chair, Representative Zerwas, at 3:36 p.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Zerwas; Howard; Alonzo; Crownover; Morrison; and Raney.


A quorum was present.



HB 3572


The chair laid out HB 3572 as pending business.


Representative Raney offered a complete committee substitute.


The committee substitute was adopted without objection.


Representative Raney moved that HB 3572, 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 Zerwas; Howard; Alonzo; Crownover; Morrison; Raney (6).


Nays:                           None (0).


Present, Not Voting:   None (0).


Absent:                       Representatives Clardy; Martinez, "Mando"; Turner, Chris (3).


At 3:42 p.m., on the motion of Representative Alonzo and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Zerwas, Chair




Cameron Cocke, Clerk