TIME & DATE: 9:00 AM, Friday, February 20, 2015

PLACE: E1.036 (Finance Room)
CHAIR: Senator Jane Nelson


Any unfinished business will be moved to a later date, to be determined.


Invited Testimony:

Any supporting written materials for the hearing must be provided to the Senate Finance Committee (SFC) 2 full business days before your scheduled hearing day. Please submit 50 copies to the SFC, and 6 copies to the LBB. Agencies should consult the postings regularly and maintain contact with their budget analyst at the Committee.


Public Testimony:

Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 40 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.


The afternoon hearing will reconvene 30 minutes after adjournment of the Senate.


LBB presentation documents can be found at: http://www.lbb.state.tx.us/BudgetDocs.aspx?Table=Budget&Session=84


To consider the following:



SB 2 Nelson
General Appropriations Bill.

Article VI - Natural Resources


                General Land Office and Veterans' Land Board

                Department of Agriculture

                Railroad Commission

                Parks and Wildlife Department

                Animal Health Commission

                Commission on Environmental Quality

                Soil and Water Conservation Board

                Water Development Board

Debt Service Payments - Non-Self Supporting G.O. Water


                Low-level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission




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