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COMMITTEE:    Business & Industry 

TIME & DATE:  10:00 AM, Wednesday, June 8, 2022 

PLACE:        E2.028 
CHAIR:        Rep. Chris Turner 


The Committee will meet in a public hearing and hear invited and public testimony to consider the following:


Study the impact of organized retail crime on Texas businesses. Make recommendations for addressing the redistribution of stolen merchandise into the supply chain, including through online marketplaces, to protect Texas businesses and consumers. Make recommendations relating to transparency for online marketplaces and information that should be provided by sellers.


Public testimony will be limited to three (3) minutes.


Electronic public comment will be available for:


-Impact of organized retail crime on Texas businesses



For those persons who will be testifying, information for in-person witness registration, can be found here:



A live video broadcast of this hearing will be available here:



Instructions related to public access to the meeting location and health and safety protocols for attending this meeting are available here:



Texas residents who wish to electronically submit comments related to agenda items on this notice without testifying in person can do so until the hearing is adjourned by visiting:





Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance, such as a sign language interpreter, are requested to contact Stacey Nicchio at (512) 463-0850, 72 hours prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.