COMMITTEE: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs

TIME & DATE: 11:00 AM, Monday, July 25, 2016

PLACE: E1.012 (Hearing Room)
CHAIR: Senator Charles Perry


The committee will meet to consider the following interim charge:


                Study and make recommendations regarding the ownership, production, and transfer of surface water and groundwater in the state of Texas.


                Study and make recommendations on improving the process of developing and executing the State Water Plan.


                Monitor the implementation of legislation addressed by the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs during the 84th Legislature, Regular Session, and make recommendations for any legislation needed to improve, enhance, and/or complete implementation. Specifically monitor the Texas Water Development Board's process in the identification and designation of brackish groundwater zones.


Invited Testimony Only.




** See Committee Coordinator for previous versions of the schedule **