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                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            Jurisprudence

            March 23, 2021 9:00 AM

            SB 23

                  FOR:

                                 Hammond, Travis  Vice President (TMPA - Texas Municipal Police Association), Haslet,

                                 TX

                                 Hawthorne, Brian  Sheriff (Sheriff's Association of Texas), Anahuac, TX

                                 Hunt, Ray  Executive Director (Houston Police Officers' Union), Houston, TX

                                 Jones, Chris  Director, Member Services (Combined Law Enforcement Assn's of Texas

                                 (CLEAT)), Austin, TX

                  AGAINST:

                                 Heimlich, Ed  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (Informed Citizens),

                                 Austin, TX

                  ON:

                                 Allison, Jim  General Counsel (County Judges and Commissioners Assn. of Texas), Austin,

                                 TX

                                 Bakko, Sally  Director of Policy and Governmental Relations (City of Galveston),

                                 Galveston, TX

                                 Castillo, Korry  Director, Property Tax Assistance (Comptroller of Public Accounts), Austin,

                                 TX

                                 Schoffner, Russell  Asst. County Administrator (Tarrant County), Fort Worth, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:

                  FOR:

                                 Frazier, Frederick  State Legislation Chairman (State FOP/Dallas Police Assn.), Dallas, TX

                  AGAINST:

                                 Hamill, Joe  Political Director (AFSCME Austin Local 1624, Harris County Local 1550,

                                 HOPE Local 123, San Antonio Local 123, El Paso Local 159), Austin, TX

                                 Reed, Ender  Intergovernmental Affairs Director (Harris County Commissioners Court),

                                 Houston, TX

                                 Simpson, Matt  Senior Policy and Advocacy Strategist (ACLU of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Wheeler, Julie  Intergovernmental Relations Officer (Travis County Commissioners Court),

                                 Austin, TX

                  ON:

                                 Kaeini, Christina  Legislative Analyst (City of Sugar Land), Sugar Land, TX

                                 Reed, Charles  Asst. County Administrator (Dallas County Commissioners Court), Dallas,

                                 TX

                  Providing written testimony:

                  AGAINST:

                                 Chacon, Joseph  Chief of Police (Acting) (City of Austin), Austin, TX

                  ON:

                                 Wynn, Monty  Director, Grassroots & Legislative Service (Texas Municipal League),

                                 Austin, TX

            SB 24

                  FOR:

                                 Hawthorne, Brian  Sheriff (Sheriff's Association of Texas), Anahuac, TX


                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            Jurisprudence

            March 23, 2021 9:00 AM

                                 Jones, Chris  Director, Member Services (Combined Law Enforcement Assn's of Texas

                                 (CLEAT)), Austin, TX

                                 Smetzer, TJ  Region 7 Director (Texas Municipal Police Association), Dallas, TX

                  ON:

                                 Baxter, Brian  Assistant Chief (Texas Dept. of Public Safety), Austin, TX

                                 Vickers, Kim  Executive Director (Texas Commission on Law Enforcement), Round Rock,

                                 TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:

                  FOR:

                                 Anderson, Jessica  Commander (Houston Police Department), Houston, TX

                                 Craig, George  Detective (Texas Police Chiefs Association), Elgin, TX

                                 Hunt, Ray  Executive Director (Houston Police Officers' Union (HPOU)), Houston, TX

            SB 2154

                  Registering, but not testifying:

                  ON:

                                 Hoke, Mike  Resource - Legislative Director (Public Utility Commission of Texas), Austin,

                                 TX