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††††††††††† State Affairs Committee

††††††††††† April 26, 2023 - 8:00 AM

††††††††††† HB 2698

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Price, Steven (Self; The VOICES of Our Veterans)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Allmon, Jennifer (The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Casas, Isabel (Texas Council of Community Centers)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Doyle, Shannon (National Association of Social Workers - Texas Chapter)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Goforth, Patricia (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hansch, Greg (National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) TX)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harris, Ashley (United Ways of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hill, Rachel (Self; Eqyality Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ryan, Jason (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Saxton, Josette (Texas Suicide Prevention Council)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Thompson, Stephanie (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Yanas, Christine (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)

††††††††††† HB 3078

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Flippin, Kenneth (Self; US Green Building Council Texas Chapter)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Reed, Cyrus (Lone star chapter sierra club)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harvey, Julia (Texas Electric Cooperatives)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Amare, Tsion (Environmental Defense Fund)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bell, Mark (Association of Electric Companies of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Boms, Matthew (Texas Advanced Energy Business Alliance)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Goforth, Patricia (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Houston, Joshua (Texas Impact)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lopez, Carisa (Self; Texas Freedom Network)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Robison, Andrew (Self; Texas Energy Poverty Research Institute (TEPRI))

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ryan, Jason (CenterPoint Energy)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sabo, Jason (Texas Public Interest Research Group)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Shelley, Adrian (Public Citizen)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Gleeson, Thomas (Public Utility Commission of Texas)

††††††††††† HB 3262

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wexler, Noah (Pink Bows Foundation)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 1


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pena, Samuel (City of Houston)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Herman, Wendy (The City of Corpus Christi)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lancton, Patrick (Self; TSAFF/HPFFA)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Martinez, Mario A. (City of Brownsville, Texas)

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Islam, Nadia (City of San Antonio)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sparks, Clifford (City of Dallas)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Hernandez, Orlando (State Fire Marshalís Office)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Patterson, TJ (City of Fort Worth)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sparks, Clifford (City of Dallas)

††††††††††† HB 3327

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cameron, Angela (Harris County Public Defender Office)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mathis, Allison (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wood, Ted (Harris County Public Defenderís Office)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sugg, Paul (Harris County Commissioners Court)

††††††††††† HB 4440

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Herman, Wendy (The City of Corpus Christi)

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cuellar, Guadalupe (City of El Paso)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Islam, Nadia (City of San Antonio)

††††††††††† HB 4789

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Alford, Claire (Self; Highland Electric Fleets)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Boms, Matthew (Texas Advanced Energy Business Alliance)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Reed, Cyrus (Lone star chapter sierra club)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Amare, Tsion (Environmental Defense Fund)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 2


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bell, Mark (Association of Electric Companies of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Flippin, Kenneth (Self; US Green Building Council Texas Chapter)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Goforth, Patricia (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kelly, Bill (Mayorís Office, City of Houston)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kennon, Suzi (Texas PTA)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sabo, Jason (Environment Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Shelley, Adrian (Public Citizen)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Smith, Tom (Self; TxEtra)

†††††††††††††††† Against:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Belsick, Michael (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fitzpatrick, Robert (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mason, Jackie (Texas Propane Gas Association)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Gleeson, Thomas (Public Utility Commission of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Leggett, Adam (Texas Clean Fuels Alliance)

††††††††††† HB 4903

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Byrd, Chris (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Castilla, Cindi (Self; Texas Eagle Forum)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Forehand, Ruth (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Freeman, Kevin (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Glass, Tom (Self; Texas Constitutional Enforcement)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Gremont, Lindsey (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jackson, Eric (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Novikov, Katherine (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Porter, Gregory (Self; Texas For Liberty)

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Carter, Mike (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Case Pickens, Liz (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Freeman, Marnie (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ibe, Natalie (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pond, George (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turner, Shann (Self)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Carter, Gilianne (Texas Credit Union Association)

††††††††††† HB 4952

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bell, Mark (Association of Electric Companies of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3


††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† WITNESS LIST

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Belsick, Michael (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fitzpatrick, Robert (Self)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Glass, Tom (Self; Protect the Texas Grid)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Turner, Shann (Self)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Gleeson, Thomas (Public Utility Commission of Texas)

††††††††††† HB 4996

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kelly, Bill (Mayorís Office, City of Houston)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Laine, Dale (Self; Aon)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wright, Eric (Tanium)

†††††††††††††††† On:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kelly, Matthew (Department of information resources)

††††††††††† HB 5005

†††††††††††††††† Registering, but not testifying:

†††††††††††††††† For:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Baggett, Donnis (Self; Texas Press Association)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Shannon, Kelley (Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4