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Senate Committee on Natural Resources - 77th R.S. (2001)

Committee: Senate Natural Resources
Title: Interim Report - Alternative Fuels
Library Catalog Title: The Senate Interim Committee on Natural Resources interim report to the 78th Legislature : opportunities for alternative fuels and fuel additives : technologies for converting waste into fuel.
Subjects: Alternative energy | Biofuels | Gasoline additives | Recycling | Solid waste disposal |
Library Call Number: L1836.77 n219f
Session: 77th R.S. (2001)
Online version: View report [56 pages  File size: 296 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Study and make recommendations on the research and use of alternative fuels and fuel additives in Texas. The Committee shall assess the cost-benefit of innovative technology in converting solid and agricultural waste into fuel and fuel additives.
Committee: Senate Natural Resources
Title: Interim Report - Analysis of State Natural Disaster Efforts
Library Catalog Title: The Senate Interim Committee on Natural Resources interim report to the 78th Legislature : analysis of state natural disaster efforts.
Subjects: Division of Emergency Management, Texas Department of Public Safety | Flooding | Land use regulations | Liability | Natural disasters | Population growth | Property rights | Tropical storms |
Library Call Number: L1836.77 n219d
Session: 77th R.S. (2001)
Online version: View report [114 pages  File size: 1,394 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Study and evaluate the state's ability to respond to natural disasters, such as hurricanes, tropical storms, coastal flooding and flooding along the state's river basins; assess the extent to which population growth and land use along the coast and the river basins has increased the state's vulnerability to such hazards. The Committee shall make recommendations on the state's flood mitigation program and state coordination with the federal government and political subdivisions of the state.
Committee: Senate Natural Resources
Title: Interim Report - Colonia Self-Help Grant Program
Library Catalog Title: The Senate Interim Committee on Natural Resources interim report to the 78th Legislature ; implementation of the Colonia Self-Help Grant Program from SB 312.
Subjects: Colonias | Drinking water | Wastewater management | Water supplies |
Library Call Number: L1836.77 n219c
Session: 77th R.S. (2001)
Online version: View report [56 pages  File size: 10,236 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Monitor the implementation of the colonia water and wastewater self-help grant program established in SB 312, 77th Legislature, Regular Session.
Committee: Senate Natural Resources
Title: Interim Report - Compliance with the Federal Clean Air Act and Establishment of the Texas Emission Reduction Plan Advisory Committee
Library Catalog Title: The Senate Interim Committee on Natural Resources interim report to the 78th Legislature : Texas compliance with the Federal Clean Air Act and establishment of the Texas Emission Reduction Plan Advisory Committee.
Subjects: Air pollution control technology | Air quality | Clean Air Act | Texas Emissions Reduction Plan |
Library Call Number: L1836.77 n219e
Session: 77th R.S. (2001)
Online version: View report [172 pages  File size: 3,083 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Assess current efforts to reduce emissions and comply with standards in the federal Clean Air Act. The Committee should monitor the efforts of the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan Advisory Committee established in SB 5, 77th Legislature, Regular Session.

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