Thursday, March 11, 2021

9:00 AM CST

Senate Chamber




Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.10 and 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Redistricting, Special was held on Thursday, March 11, 2021, in the Senate Chamber.







Senator Joan Huffman, Chair


Senator Kelly Hancock

Senator Juan Hinojosa, Vice Chair


Senator Bryan Hughes

Senator Carol Alvarado


Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr.

Senator Paul Bettencourt


Senator Robert Nichols

Senator Brian Birdwell


Senator Angela Paxton

Senator Dawn Buckingham


Senator John Whitmire

Senator Nathan Johnson



Senator Charles Perry



Senator Royce West






The chair called the meeting to order at 9:02 AM. There being a quorum present, the following business was transacted:


The following members attended/participated via videoconference:

Senator Donna Campbell

Senator JosÚ MenÚndez


The following non-committee members attended/participated via videoconference:

Senator Judith Zaffirini


Dr. Lloyd Potter, Texas Demographer provided invited testimony.


The following witnesses provided public testimony via videoconferencing (see attached witness



At 9:15 AM Senator Hinojosa assumed the chair.


At 10:19 AM Senator Huffman resumed the chair.


The chair moved that the public testimony be closed; without objection, it was so ordered.


There being no further business, at 10:33 AM Senator Huffman moved that the Committee stand

recessed subject to the call of the chair. Without objection, it was so ordered.










Senator Joan Huffman, Chair









Koy Kunkel, Clerk