COMMITTEE:    State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  10:00 AM, Monday, May 10, 2021 

PLACE:       E1.030 
CHAIR:       Rep. Chris Paddie 


Pursuant to an announcement from the House floor, this hearing, which was originally scheduled for 8am will convene at 10am.


SB 59          Zaffirini                                             
Relating to the advertising and promotion of a state purchasing program for local governments.

SB 62          Zaffirini                                             
Relating to permitting the Texas Ethics Commission to provide seminars and charge an attendance fee for those seminars.

SB 475         Nelson | et al.                                        
Relating to state agency and local government information management and security, including establishment of the state risk and authorization management program and the Texas volunteer incident response team; authorizing fees.

SB 966         Kolkhorst | et al.                                     
Relating to legislative oversight during a public health disaster or public health emergency, including the establishment of a legislative public health oversight board.

SB 968         Kolkhorst | et al.                                     
Relating to public health disaster and public health emergency preparedness and response; providing a civil penalty.

SB 1541        Zaffirini                                             
Relating to the definition of business case for major information resources projects.

SB 2188        Seliger | et al.                                       
Relating to the municipal or county regulation of residential detention facilities for immigrant or refugee children.

SCR 29         Miles | et al.                                         
Expressing commitment to eliminating racially offensive place names and urging the U.S. Board on Geographic Names to approve requests to change racially offensive names of geographic features.

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