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Below is a list of books the Library has received during the past two months.

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Week of Monday, Jan 11 2021

Report to the 87th Legislature / Transition Legislative Oversight Committee.
Austin, TX : Transition Legislative Oversight Committee, [2021]
L1836.86 IN8S
Received: 1/15/2021
State hospitals--Texas.
Public welfare administration--Texas.
Public health administration--Texas.

Report to the 87th Legislature / Transition Legislative Oversight Committee.
Austin, TX : Transition Legislative Oversight Committee, [2021]
L1836.86 H349T
Received: 1/15/2021
State hospitals--Texas.
Public welfare administration--Texas.
Public health administration--Texas.

Interim report to the 87th Legislature / Senate Committee on State Affairs.
Austin, TX : Senate Committee on State Affairs, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8S
Received: 1/15/2021
Human trafficking--Texas.
Lobbying--Texas.
Fetus--Legal stats, laws, etc.--Texas.
Firearms--Law and legislation--Texas.
Personal property--Texas.

Interim report to the 87th Legislature / Senate Committee on State Affairs.
Austin, TX : Senate Committee on State Affairs, [2020]
L1836.86 ST29A
Received: 1/15/2021
Human trafficking--Texas.
Lobbying--Texas.
Fetus--Legal stats, laws, etc.--Texas.
Firearms--Law and legislation--Texas.
Personal property--Texas.

Interim report to the 87th Legislature / Texas Senate Committee on Health and Human Services.
Austin, TX : Senate Committee on Health and Human Services, [2021]
L1836.86 IN8S
Received: 1/15/2021
Medical care, Cost of--Texas.
Heart--Diseases--Texas.
Rural health--Texas.
Foster children--Texas.
Children--Services for--Texas.
Child welfare--Texas.
Medicaid--Texas.

Interim report to the 87th Legislature / Texas Senate Committee on Health and Human Services.
Austin, TX : Senate Committee on Health and Human Services, [2021]
L1836.86 H349
Received: 1/15/2021
Medical care, Cost of--Texas.
Heart--Diseases--Texas.
Rural health--Texas.
Foster children--Texas.
Children--Services for--Texas.
Child welfare--Texas.
Medicaid--Texas.

House Committee on Defense and Veterans' Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Dan Flynn, chairman ; committee clerk, Amy Rister.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Defense and Veterans' Affairs, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/15/2021
Veterans--Services for--Texas.
Disaster relief--Texas.
Military bases--Texas.
Homeless veterans--Texas.
Defense industries--Texas.

House Committee on Defense and Veterans' Affairs, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Dan Flynn, chairman ; committee clerk, Amy Rister.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Defense and Veterans' Affairs, [2020]
L1836.86 D361
Received: 1/15/2021
Veterans--Services for--Texas.
Disaster relief--Texas.
Military bases--Texas.
Homeless veterans--Texas.
Defense industries--Texas.

House Committee on Pensions, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Legislature / Jim Murphy, chairman ; committee clerk, Laurie McAnally, Jason Briggs ; committee staff, Christina Perez, Benjamin Williams.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Pensions, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/15/2021
Finance, Personal--Texas.
Pensions--Texas.
Postemployment benefits--Texas.

House Committee on Pensions, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Legislature / Jim Murphy, chairman ; committee clerk, Laurie McAnally, Jason Briggs ; committee staff, Christina Perez, Benjamin Williams.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Pensions, [2020]
L1836.86 P387
Received: 1/15/2021
Finance, Personal--Texas.
Pensions--Texas.
Postemployment benefits--Texas.

House Committee on Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Jeff Leach, chairman ; committee clerk, Cassidy Zgabay.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence, [2021]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/14/2021
Law--Texas--Interpretation and construction.
Real property--Texas.
Trusts and trustees--Texas.
Criminal justice, Administration of--Texas.
Criminal records--Texas--Data processing.
Criminal statistics--Texas--Data processing.

House Committee on Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Jeff Leach, chairman ; committee clerk, Cassidy Zgabay.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence, [2021]
L1836.86 J898
Received: 1/14/2021
Law--Texas--Interpretation and construction.
Real property--Texas.
Trusts and trustees--Texas.
Criminal justice, Administration of--Texas.
Criminal records--Texas--Data processing.
Criminal statistics--Texas--Data processing.

House Committee on Land and Resource Management, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Tom Craddick, chairman ; committee clerk, Abby L. Raines.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Land and Resource Management, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/13/2021
Annexation (Municipal government)--Texas.
Eminent domain--Texas.
Real property--Texas.
Rightof property--Law and legislation--Texas.

House Committee on Land and Resource Management, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Tom Craddick, chairman ; committee clerk, Abby L. Raines.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Land and Resource Management, [2020]
L1836.86 L229
Received: 1/13/2021
Annexation (Municipal government)--Texas.
Eminent domain--Texas.
Real property--Texas.
Rightof property--Law and legislation--Texas.

Notice to visitors : State Preservation Board reopens Capitol.
[Austin, Tex.] : The Board, [2020]
P2375.8 N912 2020
Received: 1/12/2021
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Legislative Reference Library policy and procedures once the Capitol reopens.
[Austin, Tex.] : The Library, [2020]
L1700.8 P766 2020
Received: 1/12/2021
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick releases protocols for opening day of Texas Senate.
[Austin, Tex.] : The Lt. Governor, [2020]
L1803.8 OP61 2020
Received: 1/12/2021
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)
Lieutenant governors--Texas--Powers and duties.

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick releases protocols for opening day of Texas Senate.
[Austin, Tex.] : The Lt. Governor, [2020]
L1803.8 OP61 2020
Received: 1/12/2021
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)
Lieutenant governors--Texas--Powers and duties.

House Committee on Insurance, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Eddie Lucio, III, chairman ; committee clerk, Sergio Cavazos.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Insurance, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/11/2021
Property insurance--Texas.
Flood insurance--Texas.
Health insurance--Texas.
Health insurance claims--Texas.
Insurance law--Texas.
Workers' compensation--Texas.

House Committee on Insurance, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Eddie Lucio, III, chairman ; committee clerk, Sergio Cavazos.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Insurance, [2020]
L1836.86 IN7
Received: 1/11/2021
Property insurance--Texas.
Flood insurance--Texas.
Health insurance--Texas.
Health insurance claims--Texas.
Insurance law--Texas.
Workers' compensation--Texas.

Week of Monday, Jan 04 2021

House Committee on Public Education, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Dan Huberty, chairman ; committee director, Ryan Marquess.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Public Education, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/8/2021
Education--Texas--Finance.
People with disabilities--Education--Texas.
Charter schools--Texas.
Education and state--Texas.
Teachers--Rating of--Texas.

House Committee on Public Education, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Dan Huberty, chairman ; committee director, Ryan Marquess.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Public Education, [2020]
L1836.86 ED84H
Received: 1/8/2021
Education--Texas--Finance.
People with disabilities--Education--Texas.
Charter schools--Texas.
Education and state--Texas.
Teachers--Rating of--Texas.

House Committee on Corrections, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / James White, chairman ; committee clerk, Roel Benavides.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Corrections, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/8/2021
Corrections--Texas.
Prisons--Texas.
Ex-convicts--Services for--Texas.
Parole--Texas.

House Committee on Corrections, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / James White, chairman ; committee clerk, Roel Benavides.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Corrections, [2020]
L1836.86 C817
Received: 1/8/2021
Corrections--Texas.
Prisons--Texas.
Ex-convicts--Services for--Texas.
Parole--Texas.

House Committee on Transportation, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 86th Legislature / Terry Canales, chairman ; committee clerk, Dylan Matthews.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Transportation, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/8/2021
Transportation and state--Texas.
Transportation--Texas--Finance.
Roads--Texas--Finance.
Toll roads--Texas.
Ports of entry--Texas.
Commercial vehicles--Texas.
Automated vehicles--Texas.

House Committee on Transportation, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 86th Legislature / Terry Canales, chairman ; committee clerk, Dylan Matthews.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Transportation, [2020]
L1836.86 T687
Received: 1/8/2021
Transportation and state--Texas.
Transportation--Texas--Finance.
Roads--Texas--Finance.
Toll roads--Texas.
Ports of entry--Texas.
Commercial vehicles--Texas.
Automated vehicles--Texas.

House Committee on Higher Education, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Chris Turner, chairman ; committee clerk, Julie Young.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Higher Education, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/8/2021
Higher education and state--Texas.

House Committee on Higher Education, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Chris Turner, chairman ; committee clerk, Julie Young.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Higher Education, [2020]
L1836.86 ED84HH
Received: 1/8/2021
Higher education and state--Texas.

House Committee on Natural Resources, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Lyle Larson, chairman ; committee clerk, Shannon Houston.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Natural Resources, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8H
Received: 1/8/2021
Floods--Texas.
Aquifers--Texas.
Aquifer storage recovery--Texas.
Ground water--Texas.
Water consumption--Texas.
Water conservation--Texas.

House Committee on Natural Resources, Texas House of Representatives, interim report 2020 : a report to the House of Representatives, 87th Texas Legislature / Lyle Larson, chairman ; committee clerk, Shannon Houston.
Austin, TX : House Committee on Natural Resources, [2020]
L1836.86 N218H
Received: 1/8/2021
Floods--Texas.
Aquifers--Texas.
Aquifer storage recovery--Texas.
Ground water--Texas.
Water consumption--Texas.
Water conservation--Texas.

Memorandum : proactive air & surface purification technology for Capitol office.
[Austin, TX] : The Committee, [2020]
L1801.8 P962 2020
Received: 1/5/2021
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

COVID-19 considerations for House member offices.
[Austin, TX] : Texas House of Representatives, [2020]
L1801.8 C873 2020
Received: 1/5/2021
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Memorandum : opening day operational plan.
[Austin, TX] : The Committee, [2020]
L1801.8 OP61 2020
Received: 1/5/2021
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Letter : Austin, Texas, to Attorney General Ken Paxton.
[Austin, Tex.] : The Committee, [2020]
L1801.8 J898L 2020
Received: 1/5/2021

Letter : Austin, Texas, to Chairman Jeff Leach, Texas House of Representatives, Committee on Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence.
[Austin, Tex.] : Office of the Attorney General, [2020]
A2400.8 L651P 2020
Received: 1/5/2021

Making government work : a conservative agenda for the states / forewords by Nikki Haley and Ronald Reagan ; edited by Tan Parker.
Washington, DC : Regnery Pub. , c2020.
353.9 P228M 2020
Received: 1/4/2021
State governments--United States.
Fiscal policy--United States--States.
Conservatism--United States--States.

Gerrymandering Texas / Steve Bickerstaff ; edited by C. Robert Heath.
Lubbock, Texas, USA : Texas Tech University Press, [2020]
328.73073 B472G 2020
Received: 1/4/2021
Gerrymandering--Texas--History.
Election districts--Texas--History.
Apportionment (Election law)--Texas--History.

Week of Monday, Dec 28 2020

Chasing success and confronting failure in American public schools / Larry Cuban.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard Education Press, [2020]
371.010973 C891C 2020
Received: 12/30/2020
Educational change--United States.
School management and organization--United States.
Educational accountability--United States.
Education and state--United States.
Academic achievement--United States.
Teaching--United States.
Academic achievement. fast (OCoLC)fst00794949
Education and state. fast (OCoLC)fst00902835
Educational accountability. fast (OCoLC)fst00903326
Educational change. fast (OCoLC)fst00903371
School management and organization. fast (OCoLC)fst01107575
Teaching. fast (OCoLC)fst01144565

The starting line : Latina/o children, Texas schools, and national debates on early education / Robert Crosnoe ; with Claude Bonazzo and Aida Ramos.
Austin : University of Texas Press, [2020]
371.829 C884S 2020
Received: 12/30/2020
Hispanic American children--Education (Preschool)--Texas.
Low-income students--Education (Preschool)--Texas.
Hispanic American children--Education (Preschool)--United States--Case studies.
Hispanic American children--Education (Preschool)--Texas--Evaluation.
Educational change--United States.
Educational change. fast (OCoLC)fst00903371
Hispanic American children--Education (Preschool) fast (OCoLC)fst00957356

Texas place names / Edward Callary with Jean K. Callary.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2020.
976.4 C131T 2020
Received: 12/30/2020
Names, Geographical--Texas.
Names, Geographical. fast (OCoLC)fst01032409

Week of Monday, Dec 21 2020

Annual report on border crime and other criminal activity.
[Austin,TX] : The Department, [2020]
P3500.8 B645 2020
Received: 12/21/2020
Border security--Texas.
Crime--Texas.

Week of Monday, Dec 14 2020

[Interim report] / Senate Committee on Water and Rural Affairs.
Austin, TX : Senate Committee on Water and Rural Affairs, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8S
Received: 12/17/2020
Water resources development--Texas.
Water supply--Texas.
Groundwater--Texas.
Flood control--Texas.

[Interim report] / Senate Committee on Water and Rural Affairs.
Austin, TX : Senate Committee on Water and Rural Affairs, [2020]
L1836.86 W291R
Received: 12/17/2020
Water resources development--Texas.
Water supply--Texas.
Groundwater--Texas.
Flood control--Texas.

Week of Monday, Dec 07 2020

Texas charter schools : 2006-2007 evaluation / prepared for Texas Education Agency ; prepared by Texas Center for Educational Research.
Austin, Tex. : Texas Center for Educational Research, 2008
E500.8 EV13C 2008
Received: 12/11/2020
Charter schools--Texas--Evaluation.
Academic achievement--Texas.

Recommendations relating to the feasibility study for restructuring Texas student financial aid programs.
[Austin, Tex.] : Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, [2008]
C3400.8 R245F 2008
Received: 12/11/2020
Student aid--Texas.
Student loans--Texas.
Student financial aid administration--Texas

Final comprehensive report.
[Austin, Tex.] : Health and Human Services Commission, [2018]
H375.8 M468C 2018
Received: 12/11/2020
Child health insurance--Texas.
Medicaid--Texas.
Managed care plans (Medical care)--Texas.

Final report on the study of potential cost savings in the administration of prescription drug benefits.
[Austin, Tex.] : Health and Human Services Commission, [2018]
H375.8 P925B 2018
Received: 12/11/2020
Drugs--prescribing--Texas.
Pharmaceutical policy--Texas.

The implementation plan for the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act.
[Austin, TX.] : Secretary of State, 2020
S500.8 IM7P 2020
Received: 12/11/2020
Legislation--Texas.

Texas mental health resource guide.
[Austin, Tex.] : Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, 2019.
C4200.8 M528 2019
Received: 12/11/2020
Mental health services--Texas.

Health plan highlights from the 86th legislative session / Texas Association of Health Plans.
[Austin, Tex.] : Texas Association of Health Plans, [2019]
368.382 H349H 2019
Received: 12/11/2020
Health insurance--Texas.
Health maintenance organizations--Texas.
Managed care plans (Medical care)--Texas.
Medicaid--Texas.

Master facilities plan report.
Austin, TX : Texas Facilities Commission, 2020.
P4050.3 F118 2020
Received: 12/11/2020
Facility management--Texas--Planning.
Public buildings--Texas.
Office buildings--Texas.
Office leases--Texas.
Building leases--Texas.

Economic benefits of the oil and gas industry for Texas and the Houston area : current status, projected expansion, and importance of port access.
Waco, TX : Perryman Group, 2018.
338.2728 H817 2018
Received: 12/11/2020
Petroleum industry and trade--Texas.
Natural gas--Economic aspects--Texas.
Harbors--Texas--Houston.

Interim report / Senate Higher Education Committee.
Austin, Tex. : The Committee, [2020]
L1836.86 IN8S
Received: 12/9/2020
Adult education--Texas.
Student aid--Texas.
Higher education and state--Texas.

Interim report / Senate Higher Education Committee.
Austin, Tex. : The Committee, [2020]
L1836.86 ED83H
Received: 12/9/2020
Adult education--Texas.
Student aid--Texas.
Higher education and state--Texas.

Week of Monday, Nov 30 2020

Interim report / Senate Select Committee on Property Tax.
Austin, TX : Senate Select Committee on Property Tax, [2020]
L1836.86 IN86S
Received: 12/4/2020
Property tax--Texas.
Property tax relief--Texas.
Finance, Public--Texas.
Real property tax--Texas.

Interim report / Senate Select Committee on Property Tax.
Austin, TX : Senate Select Committee on Property Tax, [2020]
L1836.86 P945T
Received: 12/4/2020
Property tax--Texas.
Property tax relief--Texas.
Finance, Public--Texas.
Real property tax--Texas.

Week of Monday, Nov 23 2020

San Jacinto River Authority : Sunset staff report.
Austin, Tex. : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2020]
S1500.8 SA52S 2020
Received: 11/23/2020
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Brazos River Authority : Sunset staff report.
Austin, Tex. : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2020]
S1500.8 B739 2020
Received: 11/23/2020
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission : Sunset staff report.
[Austin, Tex.] : Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission, [2020]
S1500.8 H741S 2020
Received: 11/23/2020
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

Texas Commission on Fire Protection : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2020]
S1500.8 F514 2020
Received: 11/23/2020
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.

State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners : Sunset staff report.
Austin, TX : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2020]
S1500.8 V64S 2020
Received: 11/23/2020
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.