TIME & DATE: 10:00 AM, Monday, February 13, 2017

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:



To consider the following:


SB 1 Nelson
General Appropriations Bill.

Article IV - Judiciary


Commission on Judicial Conduct


Article VII - Business and Economic Development


Department of Transportation

Department of Housing and Community Affairs

Department of Motor Vehicles

Texas Workforce Commission

                Reimbursements to the Unemployment Compensation Benefit Account

Special Provision Relating to All Business and Economic Development Agencies





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