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House Committee on Federal Economic Stabilization Funding, Select - 81st R.S. (2009)

Committee Members
Jim Dunnam, Chair
Myra Crownover, Vice Chair
Garnet Coleman
Drew Darby
Craig Eiland
Carol Kent
Solomon P. Ortiz, Jr.
Jim Pitts
Vicki Truitt
Charges
• Monitor the use of funds, adherence to state and federal reporting requirements, and ongoing development of federal rules and regulations provided under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Evaluate the impact of those funds on the state's economy. Joint Interim Charge with House Committee on Appropriations
• Review the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs' Weatherization Assistance Program and increased funding from ARRA. Examine the methodology used to distribute funds and the program's effectiveness at reducing residential energy costs. Joint Interim Charge with House Committee on Urban Affairs
• Monitor the agencies and programs under the committee's jurisdiction.

Note:
Established under Rule 1, Section 16 (Proclamation, Speaker Joe Straus, 2/12/2009).

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