S.B. No. 1393
  relating to homeland security strategy.
         SECTION 1.  Subsections (a) and (c), Section 421.002,
  Government Code, are amended to read as follows:
         (a)  The governor shall direct homeland security in this
  state and shall develop a statewide homeland security strategy that
  improves the state's ability to:
               (1)  protect against [detect and deter threats to]
  homeland security threats and hazards;
               (2)  respond to homeland security emergencies; [and]
               (3)  recover from homeland security emergencies;
               (4)  mitigate the loss of life and property by
  lessening the impact of future disasters; and
               (5)  prevent significant criminal and terrorist
         (c)  The governor's homeland security strategy must
  complement and operate in coordination with [the] federal strategic
  guidance on homeland security [strategy].
         SECTION 2.  Subsection (a), Section 421.021, Government
  Code, is amended to read as follows:
         (a)  The Homeland Security Council is composed of the
  governor or the governor's designee, the speaker of the house of
  representatives or the speaker's designee, the lieutenant governor
  or the lieutenant governor's designee, and one representative of
  each of the following entities, appointed by the single statewide
  elected or appointed governing officer, administrative head, or
  chair, as appropriate, of the entity:
               (1)  Department of Agriculture;
               (2)  office of the attorney general;
               (3)  General Land Office;
               (4)  Public Utility Commission of Texas;
               (5)  Department of State Health Services;
               (6)  Department of Information Resources;
               (7)  Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas;
               (8)  Texas Division of Emergency Management;
               (9)  adjutant general's department;
               (10)  Texas Commission on Environmental Quality;
               (11)  Railroad Commission of Texas;
               (12)  Texas [Strategic] Military Preparedness 
  [Planning] Commission;
               (13)  Texas Department of Transportation;
               (14)  Commission on State Emergency Communications;
               (15)  Office of State-Federal Relations;
               (16)  secretary of state;
               (17)  the committee of the senate having jurisdiction
  over homeland security [Senate Committee on Transportation and
  Homeland Security];
               (18)  the committee of the house of representatives
  having jurisdiction over homeland security [House Committee on
  Defense and Veterans' Affairs];
               (19)  Texas Animal Health Commission;
               (20)  Texas Association of Regional Councils;
               (21)  Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer
  Standards and Education;
               (22)  state fire marshal's office;
               (23)  Texas Education Agency;
               (24)  Texas Commission on Fire Protection;
               (25)  Parks and Wildlife Department;
               (26)  Texas A&M Forest Service; and
               (27)  Texas Water Development Board.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect September 1, 2013.
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 1393 passed the Senate on
  April 11, 2013, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays 0.
  Secretary of the Senate    
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 1393 passed the House on
  May 22, 2013, by the following vote:  Yeas 146, Nays 2, two
  present not voting.
  Chief Clerk of the House