Tuesday, December 3, 2019

1:00 PM

Capitol Extension, Room E1.036




Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.10 and 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance was held on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, in the Capitol Extension, Room E1.036, at Austin, Texas.







Senator Jane Nelson, Chair


Senator Paul Bettencourt

Senator Juan Hinojosa, Vice Chair


Senator Robert Nichols

Senator Brian Birdwell


Senator Kirk Watson

Senator Donna Campbell


Senator Royce West

Senator Peter Flores



Senator Kelly Hancock



Senator Joan Huffman



Senator Lois Kolkhorst



Senator Charles Perry



Senator Larry Taylor



Senator John Whitmire






The Chair called the meeting to order at 1:04 PM. There being a quorum present, the following business was transacted:


The Chair made opening remarks.


Testimony was heard on the following interim charges:

Witnesses testifying and registering are shown on the attached list.

The Chair closed public testimony.

There being no further business, at 3:21 PM Senator Nelson moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of the chair. Without objection, it was so ordered.



Senator Jane Nelson, Chair




Stephanie Hoover, Clerk