The committee was called to order. A quorum was present. Ms. Kirsten Volpi, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Colorado School of Mines, presented an FY 2019-20 supplemental request for the Subsurface Frontiers Building project. Committee members received a written description of the request, prepared by Legislative Council Staff (Attachment A). Ms. Volpi responded to questions regarding the status of the project, and changes to the project's scope under the supplemental request. Ms. Volpi responded to additional questions regarding the need to expand the building, and the need for state funds under an FY 2020-21 regular capital request. Discussion ensued regarding fundraising for the project.