The House Committee on Appropriations

85th Legislature

October 2, 2017

10:00 a.m.

4450 University Drive, Houston, Texas, 77204


Pursuant to a notice posted on September 20, 2017, revised on September 27, 2017, the House Committee on Appropriations met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Zerwas, at 10:02 a.m.


The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Zerwas; Longoria; Bonnen, Greg; Capriglione; Cosper; Davis, Sarah; Dean; Giddings; González, Mary; Howard; Miller; Perez; Phelan; Roberts; Rodriguez, Justin; Rose; Sheffield; VanDeaver; Walle; and Wu.


A quorum was present.



(Representative Muñoz, Jr. now present.)


(Representative Koop now present.)


Representatives Paul, Deshotel, Schofield, Allen, Senfronia Thompson, Alvarado, Isaac, and Bernal were also in attendance.


Hurricane Harvey Funding Relief and Recovery Efforts (Interim Charge)


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


At 7:10 p.m., on the motion of Representative Walle and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.




Rep. Zerwas, Chair




Cameron Cocke, Clerk