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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

9:00 AM

Capitol Extension, Room E1.016




Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.10 and 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Business & Commerce was held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in the Capitol Extension, Room E1.016, at Austin, Texas.







Senator Kelly Hancock, Chair


Senator Donna Campbell

Senator Brandon Creighton, Vice Chair



Senator Craig Estes



Senator Robert Nichols



Senator Charles Schwertner



Senator Larry Taylor



Senator John Whitmire



Senator Judith Zaffirini






The chair called the meeting to order at 9:01 AM. The following business was transacted:


The Senator Hancock made opening comments on the implementation on SB 1004.


The roll was called at 9:06 AM.  A quorum was present.


The Chairman opened invited testimony. Witnesses testifying and registering are shown on the attached list. The chair moved that invited testimony be closed; without objection, it was so ordered.






There being no further business, at 10:51 AM Senator Hancock moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of the chair. Without objection, it was so ordered.





Senator Kelly Hancock, Chair




Tatum Reagan, Clerk