February 9, 2017 9:00 AM

            SB 1


                                 Allison, Jim  General Counsel (County Judges & Commissioners Assn. of TX), Austin, TX

                                 Bernhardt, Rebecca  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Fair

                                 Defense Project), Austin, TX

                                 Brieden, John  Washington County Judge  (also providing written testimony)  (Self),

                                 Brenham, TX

                                 Calhoun, P.T. (Pat)  County Judge (Goliad County), Goliad, TX

                                 Carlton, Belinda  Volunteer  (also providing written testimony) (Guardianship Reform and

                                 Supported Decision-Making Workgroup)

                                 Cothren, Paul  County Commissioner Pct. 3 (Cass County), Queen City, TX

                                 Daugette, Bill  Walker County Commissioner (Walker County), Huntsville Walker County,


                                 Faris, Vinsen  CEO, Meals on Wheels San Antonio  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Meals on Wheels Association of Texas), S.A.

                                 Garcia, Laura V.  Deputy Legislative Director  (also providing written testimony) (Texas

                                 Association of Counties), Austin, TX

                                 Grayson, Lane  Ellis County Commissioner (Ellis County), Ennis, TX

                                 Hammond, Terry W.  Attorney (Texas Guardianship Association), Cedar Park, TX

                                 Jones, Patti  Lubbock County Commissioner  (also providing written testimony) (Lubbock

                                 County), Lub., TX

                                 Kramer, Ken  Water Resources Chair (Volunteer)  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Sierra Club - Lone Star Chapter), Austin, TX

                                 Longanecker, Ed  President, Lobby Association (Texas independent Producers and Royalty


                                 Marzullo, Amanda   (also providing written testimony) (Texas Defender Service), Austin,


                                 McRoy Shearer, Melissa  Director (Travis County Mental Health Public Def.), Austin, TX

                                 Robinson, Robbie  Texas Game Warden Asso. President (Texas Game Wardens)

                                 Tintera, John  Geologist - Lobbyist (Texas Alliance Energy Producers / Panhandle


                                 Yeates, David  Non-profit - Conservation (Texas Wildlife Association), San Antonio, TX


                                 Hurley, Robert  County Judge (Atascosa County)


                                 Bevel, Mary Kate  policy associate  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Criminal

                                 Justice Coalition)

                                 Bolton, Pamela  LBB Staff  (also providing written testimony) (LBB)

                                 Bruun, Bech  Chairman  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Water Development

                                 Board), Austin, TX

                                 Buchanan, Laura  Executive Director (Texas Land & Mineral Owners Association), Austin

                                 Buckles, Scott  Chair Texas Soil & Water Conservation Board  (also providing written

                                 testimony) (TSSWCB), Temple

                                                                              WITNESS LIST


            February 9, 2017 9:00 AM

                                 Bush, George P.  Commissioner of the Texas General Land Office  (also providing written

                                 testimony) (TXGLO), Austin, TX

                                 Choate, Jack  Executive Director - sp  (also providing written testimony) (Special

                                 Prosecution Unit), Huntsville, TX

                                 Cole, Celia  nonprofit  (also providing written testimony) (Feeding Texas)

                                 Cooper, Eric  Pres / CEO of San Antonio Food Bank (San Antonio Food Bank / Feeding


                                 Craddick, Christi  Commissioner (Railroad Commission of Texas)

                                 Davisson, Jessica  Infrastructure Division Director  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Texas Parks and Wildlife), Austin, TX

                                 Dobbs, Andrew  Program Director (Texas Campaign for the Environment)

                                 Dziuk, George  LBB Staff  (also providing written testimony) (LBB)

                                 Elledge, Matt  Director of Veterans Services, Texas VLB  (also providing written

                                 testimony) (Tx Veterans Land Board), Austin, TX

                                 Foster, John  Programs Officer  (also providing written testimony) (Texas State Soil &

                                 Water Conservation Board), Temple, TX

                                 Hardin, Paul  President  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Food and Fuel

                                 Association), Austin, TX

                                 Hyde, P.E., Richard A.  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (TCEQ),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Isom, Rex  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (Texas State Soil &

                                 Water Conservation Board), Temple, TX

                                 Keith, Ray  Attorney - Chief Public Defender  (also providing written testimony) (Regional

                                 Public Defender for Capital Cases), Lubbock, TX

                                 Keller, Sharon  Presiding Judge  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Indigent Defense

                                 Commission), Austin

                                 McGeady, John  LBB Staff (LBB)

                                 Mendez, Mark  Assistant County Administrator - Govt. Affairs  (also providing written

                                 testimony) (Tarrant County), Ft. Worth, TX

                                 Miller, Sid  Commissioner  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Department of

                                 Agriculture), Austin, TX

                                 Moss, John T.  President, East Texas Seed Co.  (also providing written testimony) (Texas

                                 Seed Trade Assn.), Tyler, TX

                                 Niermann, Jon  Commissioner TCEQ  (also providing written testimony) (TCEQ)

                                 Propp, Dale  Director, State Law Library  (also providing written testimony) (State Law


                                 Reed, Cyrus  Conservation Director  (also providing written testimony) (Lone Star Chapter

                                 Sierra Club), Austin

                                 Reissig, Mike  Deputy Comptroller (Comptroller of Public Accounts)

                                 Ryder, Byron  County Judge (County Gov. Leon County), Centerville, TX

                                 Rymell, Jennifer  Judge (Judicial Section of the State Bar)

                                 Salsman, John M.  Vice Chair of Compact  (also providing written testimony)


                                 Schwartz, Andy  Executive Director / State Veterinarian  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (the Texas Animal Health Commission), Austin, TX

                                                                              WITNESS LIST


            February 9, 2017 9:00 AM

                                 Shaw Ph.D. P.E., Bryan W.  Chairman  (also providing written testimony) (TCEQ), Austin,


                                 Shepperd, Ben  Association President  (also providing written testimony) (Permian Basin

                                 Petroleum Association), Midland, TX

                                 Simon, Tressie  non-profit (Care & Share), San Augustine, TX

                                 Slayton, David  Administrative Director / Executive Director  (also providing written

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

                                 Smith, Carter  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (Parks & Wildlife


                                 Sotolongo, Marisa  LBB Staff  (also providing written testimony) (LBB)

                                 Soule, Stacey M  State Prosecuting Attorney  (also providing written testimony) (Office of

                                 State Prosecuting Attorney)

                                 Staples, Todd  President (Texas Oil and Gas Association)

                                 Wales, Michael  LBB Staff  (also providing written testimony) (LBB)

                                 Walker, Jeff  Exec. Admin. TX Water Development Bd.  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (TWDB), Austin, TX

                                 Wang, Wei  Chief Financial Officer (Railroad Commission of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Wolff, Benjamin B.  Director, Office of Capital and Forensic Writs  (also providing written

                                 testimony) (Office of Capital and Forensic Writs), Austin, TX

                                 Young, Michael  Chief Public Defender Bexar County (same), SA, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:


                                 Bristol, George  Conservationist (Trust for Public Lands), Fort Worth, TX

                                 Brown, Kirby  Wildlife Biologist (Ducks Unlimited)

                                 Brush, Ramona  Non-profit Guardianship Services (Texas Guardianship Association)

                                 Garcia, Danny  County Commissioner (Victoria County Commissioner's Court)

                                 Ires, Clint  Cnty Commissioner Victoria Cnty Pct 4 (Victoria Cnty)

                                 Janak, Kevin  County Commissioner (Victoria County)

                                 Simpson, Terry  County Judge (San Patricio Co), Sinton, TX

                                 Zeller, Ben  Victoria County Judge (Victoria County, TX), Victoria, TX


                                 Baker, Toby  Commissioner (Texas Commission on Environmental Quality), Austin, TX

                                 Bednarz, Steve  Engineer (Texas State Soil & Water Conservation Board)

                                 Bethke, James  Executive Director, Attorney (Texas Indigent Defense Commission),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Corley, Kimberly  Executive Director - RRC (Railroad Commission of Texas), Austin

                                 Curtis, Shari  (Comptroller of Public Accounts)

                                 Day, Liz  CFO (Texas Commission on Environmental Quality), Austin, TX

                                 Fearneyhough, Jason  Deputy Commissioner (Texas Department of Agriculture), Austin,


                                 Flores, Norma  Budget Director, TX General Land Office (TXGLO), Austin, TX

                                 Fulmer, Diane  CPA (Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact), Austin

                                 Greene, Brian  Food Bank (Houston Food Bank)

                                 Henry, Jennifer  Chief Financial Officer (Office of Court Administration), Austin, TX

                                                                              WITNESS LIST


            February 9, 2017 9:00 AM

                                 Higgins, Leonard  (Comptroller of Public Accounts), Austin, TX

                                 Hunter, Craig  Colonel Game Warden (TPWD)

                                 Ing, Leigh  Executive Director (TLLRWDCC), Austin, TX

                                 Jensen, Michael J.  Financial Resources Division Director / CFO (Texas Parks & Wildlife

                                 Department (TPWD)), Austin, TX

                                 Jones, Graham  Chief of Special Operations (Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept.)

                                 Leisure, Brent  State Parks Division Director (TPWD), Austin

                                 Locke, Coleman H.  Rancher (Texas Animal Health Commission), Hungerford, TX

                                 Perdue, Stephanie Bergeron  Deputy Executive Director (TCEQ), Austin, TX

                                 Sifuentez-Koch, Elizabeth  Budget Director (Texas Commission on Environmental

                                 Quality), Austin, TX

                                 Small, Amy  Chief Fiscal Officer (State Law Library), Austin, TX

                                 Trevino, Rebecca  TWDB - CFO (TWDB)

                                 Warner, Diana  Chief Financial Officer (Texas Department of Agriculture), Austin, TX

                  Providing written testimony:


                                 Linder, Robert  Retired Dean of Fine Arts - Musician (Texas Outdoor Partners), Marble

                                 Falls, TX

                                 Shepperd, John D.  Executive Director (Texas Foundation for Conservation), Austin, TX


                                 Christian, Walter Wayne  Railroad Commissioner (RRC)

                                 Dodge, Megan  Govt. & Public Affairs, City of San Antonio (City of San Antonio, TX),

                                 San Antonio, TX

                                 Huffman, Laura  Texas State Director (The Nature Conservancy), Austin, TX

                                 Kohler, Adriana  Health Policy Associate (Texans care for children)

                                 Minick, Stephen  Vice Pres. Government Affairs (Texas Association of Business), Austin,


                                 Monsanto, ArSheill  Director (Texas State Alliance of YMCAs), Austin, TX

                                 Olson, Lori  Executive Director (Texas Land Trust Council), Wimberley, TX