Honorable Rafael Anchia, Chair, House Committee on International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB1543 by Alvarado (Relating to the creation of the Advisory Council on Hispanic Affairs in the office of the governor.), As Introduced
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would amend Government Code to create an Advisory Council on Hispanic Affairs in the Office of the Governor to advise on furthering the economic, social, legal, and political contributions and equality of the Hispanic population of Texas. The bill would take effect immediately upon receiving two-thirds majority vote in each house. Otherwise, the bill would take effect September 1, 2015.
Local Government Impact
No significant fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.