HOUSE COMMITTEE ON GENERAL GOVERNMENT

 

 

January 16, 2003   Hearing Room D

8:30 AM Tape  1

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Jerry Krummel, Chair

Rep. Donna Nelson, Vice-Chair

Rep. Floyd Prozanski, Vice-Chair

Rep. Brad Avakian

Rep. Derrick Kitts

Rep. John Mabrey

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:             Rep. Kelley Wirth

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Patrick Brennan, Committee Administrator

Jeana Harrington, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:            Organizational meeting - Adoption of Committee Rules

 

These minutes are in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  Only text enclosed in quotation marks reports a speaker’s exact words.  For complete contents, please refer to the tapes.

 

TAPE/#

Speaker

Comments

TAPE 1, A

005

Chair Krummel

Calls meeting to order at 8:30 AM. Opens organizational meeting.

ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

009

Chair Krummel

Offers welcome. Requests that fellow committee members introduce themselves.

018

Rep.  Avakian

Introduction.

021

Chair Krummel

Thanks Rep.  Avakian.

022

Rep.  Mabrey

Introduces himself.

031

Rep.  Prozanski

Introduces himself.

043

Chair Krummel

Thanks Rep.  Prozanski.

044

Rep.  Kitts

Introduces himself. Provides work history.

048

Rep.  Nelson

Introduces herself. States opinion on the committee. Provides legislative history.

069

Chair Krummel

Thanks Rep.  Nelson. Introduces himself. Provides legislative history. Comments on his pleasure with the committee. Comments on budget reform. Welcome members to the committee.

087

Patrick Brennan

Introduces himself. Provides legislative history. Touches on main topics of the committee. Introduces Jeana Harrington, Committee Assistant.

103

Chair Krummel

Overview of HGG Committee session agenda including budget reform and general government issues. Comments on expected conduct for hearings. States he welcomes questions of himself and of Committee Administrator and Assistant. Defines protocol for his absence. Establishes quorum. Opens for questions.

150

Rep. Mabrey

Asks to be reminded of protocol if  formalities to make that known. 

161

Chair Krummel

Recognizes that. States he will. Cautions passion on issues. Coffee service provided.

170

Brennan

Answers question on coffee

174

Chair Krummel

Will keep eye on Coffee. Turn to proposed rules (EXHIBIT A). motion to adopt

190

Rep. Prozanski

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT the proposed Committee

                    Rules dated 01/16/03.

191

 

VOTE:  6-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Wirth

 

Chair Krummel

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

201

Chair Krummel

Closes organizational meeting. Adjourns meeting at 8:48 AM.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – Committee Rules, Staff, 1 p.