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Interim Hearings - Week of October 3, 2016

Interim Hearings - Week of October 3

Today's Committee Meetings on the LRL website is a calendar of interim committee hearings with links to agendas. Below are resources related to upcoming Interim Hearings.

October 3

Senate Select Committee on Property Tax Reform & Relief (Plano) 

Charges: Property tax process and Tax burden


October 4

Charge 1: Texas Department of Transportation's role in responding to natural disasters


Charge 7: Oversize or overweight corridors

Senate Committee on Criminal Justice

Charge 1: Law enforcement - community engagement, dangers to law enforcement officers, threat assessment data, reducing number of injuries and deaths to or by law enforcement officers

October 5

Senate Committee on Business & Commerce

Charge: Occupational licensing

Charge: Lawsuits related to property claims from hail storms and weather events

Charge: Implementation of legislation addressed by the committee during the 84th Legislature, specifically:  changes made to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, and regulation of public insurance adjusters

Senate Committee on State Affairs

Charge: Current ethics laws governing public officials and employees, public officials' reporting requirements to Texas Ethics Commission, categorization of ethics reporting violations

Joint Interim Committee to Study a Coastal Barrier System

Topic: Desirability and feasibility of constructing a coastal barrier system