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                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            September 14, 2016 9:00 AM

            Monitor requirements for guardianships.


                                 Borel, Dennis  (Coalition of Texans with Disabilitues), Austin, TX

                                 Bradley, Rosamond   (Self), Dallas, TX

                                 Brush, Ramona  Director of Guardianship services (Texas Guardianship Association),

                                 Austin Tx, TX

                                 Herman, Guy  Judge (Probate Court of Travis County and presiding Statutory Probate

                                 Judge), Austin, TX

                                 Hopper, Craig  Legislative Chair, Real Estate Probate Trust Law  (Self; State Bar Real

                                 Estate Probate and Trust Law Section), Austin, TX

                                 Laird, Claudia  Judge  (Self), Spring, TX

                                 Lasher, Lynn   (Self), Houston, TX

                                 Lewis, Chenique   (also providing written testimony)  (Self), Dallas, TX

                                 Litzinger, Linda   (also providing written testimony)  (Self; Guardianship reform and

                                 supported decision making workgroup), Austin, TX

                                 Piccola, Kyle  (The Arc of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Slayton, David  Administrative Director, Office of Court Administr  (also providing written

                                 testimony) (Office of Court Administration, Texas Judicial Council), Austin, TX

                                 Valdez, Debby  Advocate for elderly and disabled  (Self), San Antonio, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:


                                 Faggett, Demetra   (Self), Dallas Tx., TX

            Processing of union dues.


                                 Bradley, Susan   (Self; Texas State Employees Union), Austin, TX

                                 Canaday, Jennifer  Governmental Relations Director (ATPE), Austin, TX

                                 Cole, Cynthia  Ex Director (AFSCME 1550), Houston Tx, TX

                                 Coleman, Rob   (also providing written testimony) (Comptroller), Austin, TX

                                 Cuellar Rojas, Adrianna  President & CEO  (also providing written testimony) (United

                                 Ways of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Dewitt, Cathy  (Texas Association of Business), Austin, TX

                                 Dunlap, Traci   (also providing written testimony)  (Self; Texas AFT), Austin, TX

                                 Fickel, Ann  (Texas Classroom Teachers Association), Austin, TX

                                 Manson, Stephen  Retired parole officer  (Self; Texas state employees union), Hurst, TX

                                 Opiela, Eric  Assoc. General Counsel  (Self; Republican Party of Texas), Karnes City, TX

                                 Peacock, Bill   (also providing written testimony) (Texas Public Policy Foundation), Austin,


                                 Plock, August   (Self; Texas State Teachers Association), Pflugerville, TX

                                 Riddle, John  President  (also providing written testimony)  (Self; Texas State Association

                                 of Firefighters), Willis, TX

                                 Spilman, Annie  Legislative director  (also providing written testimony) (National

                                 Federation of Independent Business/Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Stacy, David   (Self), Midland, TX

                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            State Affairs

            September 14, 2016 9:00 AM

                                 Stephens, William  Deputy Assistant Director, Admin. & Reg. Affairs (City of Houston),

                                 Houston, TX

                                 Woods, Tanisha  Sgt. (AFSCME Texas Corrections), Killeen, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:


                                 Alvarado, Aidan   (Self), Laredo, TX

                                 Hillin, Ted   (Self; Beaumont local 399), Beaumont, TX

                                 Moreno, Randy   (Self; Austin Firefighters), Manchaca, TX

                                 Neitzel, Cory  Vice Presidemt L2731  (Self; Conroe Professional Firefighters L2731),

                                 Magnolia, TX

                                 Nesom, Jeff  Beaumont firefighters local 399  (Self; Beaumont professional firefighters

                                 local 399), Taylor Landing, TX

                                 Rodriguez, Jimmy  Legislative director (San antonio police officers association), San

                                 antonio, TX

                                 Sandefer, Lloyd  Conroe Firefighters Assoc (Texas State Association of Firefighters),

                                 Conroe, TX

                                 Secrest, Erik  (Texas State Association of Fire Fighters), The Woodlands, TX

                                 Villarreal, Johnny  Legislative director (Houston fire fighters local 341), Houston texas, TX

                  Providing written testimony:


                                 Landry, Mitch  (Texas municipal police association), Austin, TX

                                 Levy, Rick  (Texas AFLCIO), Austin, TX

                                 Wilkison, Charley  Executive Director (Combined Law Enforcement Associations of

                                 Texas), Austin, TX

            Public Integrity Unit


                                 McCraw, Steven  Director  (also providing written testimony) (DPS), Austin, TX

                                 Prince, Randall  Assistant Director (Texas DPS), Austin, TX

                                 Taylor, Jason  Captain (Texas dps), Austin, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:


                                 De Garavilla, James   (Self), Silsbee, TX