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HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

COMMITTEE:   Government Efficiency & Reform 

TIME & DATE: 10:00 AM, Wednesday, August 27, 2014 

PLACE:       E2.010 
CHAIR:       Rep. Linda Harper-Brown 

 

The Committee will meet to consider the following charges:

 

Examine current restrictions on state and local governmental entities relating to the construction of critical infrastructure, including transportation and water projects, and make recommendations for expediting and creating more cost-effective and efficient methods for the construction of such projects.

 

Review the application of the Public Information Act to requests for large amounts of electronic data. Examine whether the procedures and deadlines imposed by the Act give governmental bodies enough time to identify and protect confidential information in such requests.

 

Study the benefits of utilizing a Chief Innovation Officer for Texas and its agencies.

 

 

 

NOTICE OF ASSISTANCE AT PUBLIC MEETINGS

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