HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE:††† Environmental Regulation†

TIME & DATE:† 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess or bill referral if permission granted
Thursday, March 30, 2023†

PLACE:†††††† E2.030†
CHAIR:†††††† Rep. Brooks Landgraf†

 

HB 26††††††††† Ordaz
Relating to the permitting of medical waste facilities by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 692†††††††† Rogers | et al.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the authorization for certain land applications and disposal of dairy waste.

HB 1503††††††† GonzŠlez, Mary†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the establishment of a grant program to support the elimination of illegally disposed of scrap tires.

HB 1598††††††† Darby†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to local government and other political subdivision regulation of certain solid waste facilities.

HB 2211††††††† Landgraf††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state to regulate greenhouse gas emissions in this state and the express preemption of local regulation of those emissions.

HB 2214††††††† Landgraf††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the allocation of Texas Emissions Reduction Plan funds.

HB 2222††††††† Lozano††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to certain eligibility requirements for grants under the Texas natural gas vehicle grant program.

HB 3015††††††† Kuempel†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to solid waste management contracts

HB 3060††††††† Thompson, Ed††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the regulation of recycling and recycled products.

HB 3100††††††† Landgraf††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the creation of a hydrogen infrastructure and vehicle grant program under the Texas emissions reduction plan.

HB 3128††††††† Kitzman†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the regulation of on-site sewage disposal systems, including requiring a license for on-site sewage disposal system pumping technicians.

HB 3855††††††† Morales Shaw††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to projects that may be considered for a grant under the new technology implementation grant program administered by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

HB 4489††††††† Harris, Cody††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
Relating to complaints regarding odors emanating from poultry facilities.

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