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Water Resources Development and Management - 75th R.S. (1997)

Committee Members
J.E. 'Buster' Brown, Co-Chair
Ron Lewis, Co-Chair
Ken Armbrister
Robert "Robby" Cook
David Counts
Eddie Lucio
Robert Puente
Carlos F. Truan
Gary Walker
Jeff Wentworth
Charges
• The Committee on Water Resources Development and Management is created to study the State's water supply and wastewater infrastructure needs. The Committee shall:
Review Texas' current inventory of water resources, including water supply and wastewater treatment infrastructure.
• Review projections for Texas' future water and wastewater needs to the year 2050.
• Review the role of the state and regional and local entities in participation and investment in water-related projects.
• Review the implementation of SB 1, 75th Legislature, Regular Session, 1997.
• Make recommendations to the 76th Legislature to assist Texas communities having limited financial capabilities with their water supply and wastewater infrastructure needs.
• Make recommendations to the 76th Legislature to ensure efficient allocation of state and local resources through the use of regional water facilities and management, including water market transactions.
• Make recommendations to the 76th Legislature to help local governments to meet the financial costs created by federal and state water quality regulations.

Note:
Appointed pursuant to SB 1, section 8.01.

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