COMMITTEE:    State Affairs 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Friday, August 16, 2024 

PLACE:        JHR 140 
CHAIR:        Rep. Todd Hunter 




The chair may limit testimony time to ensure consideration of posted business.




The State Affairs Committee will meet on Friday, August 16, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. to hear invited testimony only on the following interim charge:


Review TWIA Funding: Review current state policy as it relates to the operation and funding of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA), including state agency capacity to effectively oversee TWIA. Evaluate the ability of state agencies and instrumentalities to secure the seacoast region's ability to produce energy and advance science and technology, including the role of reinsurance in maintaining economic security and ways to reduce the burden of reinsurance purchases on energy production and scientific and technological advances, while maintaining adequate coverage for policyholders.


Electronic public comments may be submitted for:


Review TWIA funding


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:


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 are available here:





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.