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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

            Urban Affairs Committee

            April 7, 2021 - 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess or bill referral if permission granted

            TDHCA

                 On:

                                 Wilkinson, Bobby (TDHCS)

            HB 662

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Aragonez, Alexa (City of Arlington)

                                 Collins, Daniel (El Paso County)

                                 Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

                                 Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self)

                                 Kulandaisamy, Seetha (Texas Council on Family Violence)

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

                                 Patterson, TJ (City of Fort Worth)

                                 Reed, Ender (Harris County Commissioners Court)

                                 Samuels, Eric (Texas Homeless Network)

                                 Wright, Christine (City of San Antonio)

                                 Yanas, Christine (Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.)

            HB 716

                 For:

                                 Alcott, Tim (San Antonio Housing Authority)

                                 Hudspeth, Gregory (NAACP)

                                 Rosales, Christina (Texas Housers)

                                 Tamez, Sandra (Self; Fair Housing Council of Greater San Antonio)

                 On:

                                 Uecker, Steve (Texas Dept.of Licensing and Regulation)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self)

                                 Sabo, Jason (Environment Texas)

                                 Smith, Jamaal (City of Houston, Office of the Mayor Sylvester Turner)

                                 Yanas, Christine (Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.)

            HB 829

                 For:

                                 Brown, Koretta (Self; The Alliance For A New Justice System)

                                 Burkley, Warren (Self; Austin Justice Coalition)

                                 Erickson-Collins, Christel (Self; Austin Justice Coalition)

                                 Howard, Eugene (Self; Naacp)

                                 Matthews, Dr. Candice (Self; Texas Coalition Of Black Democrats)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

                 For:

                                 Mitchell, Kathy (Self; Just Liberty)

                                 Moore, Chas (Self; Austin Justice Coalition)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Alexander, Minister Dominique (NGAN)

                                 Guidangen, Jason (Self; Equality Texas)

                                 Houston, Joshua (Texas Impact)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self)

                                 Munoz, Karen (Self)

                                 Schenkkan, Frances (Self; Texas Gun Sense)

                                 Spates, Michael (Self; The Alliance For A New Justice System)

                 Against:

                                 Craig, Collin (Texas Police Chiefs Association)

                                 Frazier, Frederick (Texas State Fraternal Order of Police (FOP).  & Dallas Police Association)

                                 Hunt, Ray (HPOU)

                                 Lawrence, Kevin (Texas Municipal Police Association)

                                 Lawrence, Kevin (Texas Municipal Police Association)

                                 Parnell, James (Dallas Police Association)

                                 Rodriguez, Jimmy (San Antonio Police Officers Association)

                                 Szimanski, Jennifer (CLEAT)

                                 Weist, Jon (City of Irving)

                 On:

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

                                 Yisrael, Ben (Center for Justice Research)

            HB 886

                 For:

                                 Griffin, Alyson (Self)

                                 Mccain, Demetria (The Inclusive Communities Project)

                                 Robinson, Alice (Self; Texas Tenants Union)

                                 Rosales, Christina (Texas Housers)

                                 Samuels, Eric (Texas Homeless Network)

                 Against:

                                 Mattingly, Ian (Self; Texas Apartment Association)

                                 Moya, Crystal (Texas Apartment Association)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Aragonez, Alexa (City of Arlington)

                                 Eblen, Jessica (Self)

                                 Embrey, Tammy (City of Corpus Christi)

                                 Franco, Brie (City of Austin)

                                 Garrett, Kendra (Austin Justice Coalition)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

                 For:

                                 Hayes, Aaryce (Disability Rights Texas)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self)

                                 Lavine, Dick (Every Texan (formerly Center for Public Policy Priorities))

                                 Lovitt, Matthew (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas)

                                 Murphy, Sarah (Self)

                                 Narvaez, Thamara (Harris County Commissioners Court)

                                 Patterson, TJ (City of Fort Worth)

                                 Short, Jim (Fort bend county, texas)

                                 Smith, Jamaal (City of Houston, Office of the Mayor Sylvester Turner)

                                 Sparks, Clifford (City of Dallas)

                                 Wheeler, Julie (Travis County Commissioners Court)

                                 Yanas, Christine (Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.)

                 Against:

                                 Pendleton, D.J. (Texas Manufactured Housing Association)

            HB 1196

                 For:

                                 Quinn, Jo Kathryn (Self; Caritas of Austin)

                                 Samuels, Eric (Texas Homeless Network)

                 On:

                                 Gomez, Frances (Texas DPS)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Alfaro, Debra (Self)

                                 Bazajou, Taylor (Self; THRIVE Youth Center)

                                 Carranza, Susana (Self)

                                 Chang, Samantha (Self)

                                 Chhin, Rachana (Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops)

                                 Collins, Daniel (El Paso County)

                                 Finley, Marisa (Baylor Scott & White Health)

                                 Griffith, Idona (Self)

                                 Guidangen, Jason (Self; Equality Texas)

                                 Guy, Linda (Self)

                                 Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self; Thrive Youth Center)

                                 Keysor, Georgia (Self)

                                 Kulandaisamy, Seetha (Texas Council on Family Violence)

                                 Lovitt, Matthew (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas)

                                 MacDougal, Vanessa (Self)

                                 McLean, Gentry (Self)

                                 Melendez, Jennifer (Self)

                                 Mohr Boleware, Alison (National Association of Social Workers - Texas Chapter)

                                 Murphy, Sarah (Self)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

                 For:

                                 Narvaez, Thamara (Harris County Commissioners Court)

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

                                 Patterson, TJ (City of Fort Worth)

                                 Perry, Courtney (Self)

                                 Vunderink, Gregg (Self)

                                 Wall, Catharine (Self)

                                 Wright, Christine (City of San Antonio)

                                 Yanas, Christine (Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.)

            HB 1226

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

                                 Kulandaisamy, Seetha (Texas Council on Family Violence)

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

                                 Yanas, Christine (Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.)

            HB 1260

                 For:

                                 Samuels, Eric (Texas Homeless Network)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Alfaro, Debra (Self)

                                 Bazajou, Taylor (Self; THRIVE Youth Center)

                                 Carranza, Susana (Self)

                                 Chang, Samantha (Self)

                                 Collins, Daniel (El Paso County)

                                 Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

                                 Griffith, Idona (Self)

                                 Guy, Linda (Self)

                                 Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

                                 Hubert, Martin (Endeavors)

                                 Johnson, Lee (Texas Council of Community Centers)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self; Thrive Youth Center)

                                 Keysor, Georgia (Self)

                                 Lovitt, Matthew (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas)

                                 MacDougal, Vanessa (Self)

                                 McLean, Gentry (Self)

                                 Melendez, Jennifer (Self)

                                 Mohr Boleware, Alison (National Association of Social Workers - Texas Chapter)

                                 Murphy, Sarah (Self)

                                 Narvaez, Thamara (Harris County Commissioners Court)

                                 Painter, Lillian (Dallas County Commissioners Court)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

                 For:

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

                                 Patterson, TJ (City of Fort Worth)

                                 Perry, Courtney (Self)

                                 Vunderink, Gregg (Self)

                                 Wall, Catharine (Self)

                                 Wheeler, Julie (Travis County Commissioners Court)

                                 Wright, Christine (City of San Antonio)

            HB 1261

                 For:

                                 Alcott, Tim (San Antonio Housing Authority)

                                 Provenghi, Arthur (Housing Authority of the City of El Paso)

                                 Sisak, Janine (Texas Affiliation of Affordable Housing Providers)

                 On:

                                 Nickells, Colin (Texas Department of Housing ans Community Affairs)

            HB 1277

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Bazajou, Taylor (Self; THRIVE Youth Center)

                                 Collins, Daniel (El Paso County)

                                 Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

                                 Embrey, Tammy (City of Corpus Christi)

                                 Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

                                 Johnson, Lee (Texas Council of Community Centers)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self; Thrive Youth Center)

                                 Kulandaisamy, Seetha (Texas Council on Family Violence)

                                 Lovitt, Matthew (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas)

                                 Mohr Boleware, Alison (National Association of Social Workers - Texas Chapter)

                                 Smith, Jamaal (City of Houston, Office of the Mayor Sylvester Turner)

            HB 1278

                 For:

                                 Samuels, Eric (Texas Homeless Network)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Bazajou, Taylor (Self; THRIVE Youth Center)

                                 Collins, Daniel (El Paso County)

                                 Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

                                 Johnson, Lee (Texas Council of Community Centers)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self; Thrive Youth Center)

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

            HB 1803

                 For:

                                 Chaudhari, Rupal (Self)

                                 Cheng, Freda (Self)

                                 Duchen, Marc (Self)

                                 Gravell, Bill (Self; Williamson County)

                                 Long, Cynthia (Self; Williamson County)

                                 Ramirez, Bianca (Self)

                                 Templeton, Laura (Self)

                 Against:

                                 Burkley, Warren (Self; Austin Justice Coalition)

                                 Cohen-Miller, Rachel (Disability Rights Texas)

                                 Erickson-Collins, Christel (Self)

                                 Hull, Matt (Self)

                                 Moreau, Walter (Self; Foundation Communities)

                                 Quinn, Jo Kathryn (Self; Caritas of Austin)

                                 Samuels, Eric (Texas Homeless Network)

                                 Weigel, Alicia (Self)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Chaudhari, Baldev (Self)

                                 Cheng, Ronald (Self)

                                 Musgrove, Frances (Self)

                                 Reed, Ender (Harris County Commissioners Court)

                                 Strickler, Marcia (Self; WilcoWeThePeople)

                 Against:

                                 Aragonez, Alexa (City of Arlington)

                                 Bach, Nicholas (Self)

                                 Duble, Caroline (Self)

                                 Embrey, Tammy (City of Corpus Christi)

                                 Franco, Brie (City of Austin)

                                 Garrett, Kendra (Austin Justice Coalition)

                                 Hayes, Aaryce (Disability Rights Texas)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self; Thrive Youth Center)

                                 Lavine, Dick (Every Texan (formerly Center for Public Policy Priorities))

                                 Lopez, Carisa (Texas Freedom Network)

                                 Lovitt, Matthew (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas)

                                 Smith, Jamaal (City of Houston, Office of the Mayor Sylvester Turner)

                                 Williams, Amanda (Self; Lilith Fund)

                                 Wright, Christine (City of San Antonio)

            HB 1845

                 For:

                                 Reidy, Jim (Texas State Association Of Firefighters)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

                                 Embrey, Tammy (City of Corpus Christi)

                                 Patterson, TJ (City of Fort Worth)

                                 Silva, Michael (Mission Fire Fighters Association)

                                 Smith, Jamaal (City of Houston, Office of the Mayor Sylvester Turner)

                 On:

                                 Ames, Lauren (Sunset Commission)

            HB 2405

                 For:

                                 Fogarty, Amber (Self; Mobile Loaves & Fishes)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Alfaro, Debra (Self)

                                 Carranza, Susana (Self)

                                 Chang, Samantha (Self)

                                 Chhin, Rachana (Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops)

                                 Griffith, Idona (Self)

                                 Guy, Linda (Self)

                                 Hale, J.D. (Texas Association of Builders)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self)

                                 Keysor, Georgia (Self)

                                 Lovitt, Matthew (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Texas)

                                 MacDougal, Vanessa (Self)

                                 McLean, Gentry (Self)

                                 Melendez, Jennifer (Self)

                                 Muņoz, Ned (Texas Association of Builders)

                                 Murphy, Sarah (Self)

                                 Perry, Courtney (Self)

                                 Vunderink, Gregg (Self)

                                 Wall, Catharine (Self)

            HB 2456

                 For:

                                 Alcott, Tim (San Antonio Housing Authority)

                                 Gilliam, Lance (Self; Waterman Steele Real Estate Advisors)

                                 Provenghi, Arthur (Housing Authority of the City of El Paso)

                                 Sisak, Janine (Texas Affiliation of Affordable Housing Providers)

                 On:

                                 Nickells, Colin (Texas Department of Housing ans Community Affairs)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

            HB 2548

                 For:

                                 Berlanga, Ed (Self; Greater San Antonio Builders Association)

                                 Koenig, Zak (Self; Crossroads Builders Association)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Hale, J.D. (Texas Association of Builders)

                                 Mintz, David (Texas Apartment Association)

                                 Muņoz, Ned (Texas Association of Builders)

                 Against:

                                 Aragonez, Alexa (City of Arlington)

                                 Smith, Jamaal (City of Houston, Office of the Mayor Sylvester Turner)

                                 Wright, Christine (City of San Antonio)

            HB 2906

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self)

                                 Mohr Boleware, Alison (National Association of Social Workers - Texas Chapter)

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

                                 Rosales, Christina (Texas Housers)

            HB 3034

                 For:

                                 Calvert, Tommy (Bexar County Precinct 4)

                                 Samuels, Eric (Texas Homeless Network)

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 For:

                                 Aragonez, Alexa (City of Arlington)

                                 Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

                                 Embrey, Tammy (City of Corpus Christi)

                                 Finley, Marisa (Baylor Scott & White Health)

                                 Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

                                 Kennedy, Madeline (Self; Thrive Youth Center)

                                 Parkinson, Thomas (Self)

                                 Smith, Jamaal (City of Houston, Office of the Mayor Sylvester Turner)

                                 Wright, Christine (City of San Antonio)

            HB 3417

                 For:

                                 Pendleton, D.J. (Texas Manufactured Housing Association)

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                                                                                    WITNESS LIST

                 Registering, but not testifying:

                 On:

                                 Hicks, Jim (Manufactured Housing Division)

                                 Jones, Amy (Manufactured Housing Division)

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