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                                                                              WITNESS LIST


            May 7, 2019 9:00 AM

            HB 1325


                                 Hardcastle, Rick  Consultant (Margins PAC), Vernon, TX

                                 Hauser, Shawn  Attorney (American Hemp Campaign), Denver, CO

                                 Hemphill, Coleman  President (Texas Hemp Industries Association), Brady, TX

                                 Hemphill, Sheila  Consultant and Executive Director (Texas Hemp Industries Association),

                                 Brady, TX

                                 Lake, Jeff  Attorney  (Self; Elemental Processing), Houston, TX

                                 Reed, Bob  Farmer (Texas Farm Bureau), Bay City, TX

                                 Shibley, Haden  Owner (Circle B Ranch), Dallas, TX

                                 Whaling, Geoff  President of Association (National Hemp Association), Washington, DC

                                 Williams, Jeff  Farmer (Williams Farms and Ranches), TX


                                 Hunter, Dan  Assistant Commissioner (Texas Department of Agriculture), Austin, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:


                                 Booth, Michael  Attorney (Booth, Ahrens & Werkenthin), Austin, TX

                                 Campos, Dya  Director of Government Affairs (H-E-B, LP), San Antonio, TX

                                 Fazio, Heather  Advocate (Texans for Accountable Government), Austin, TX

                                 Foster, Wendy  Lobbyist (McDaniel Farms, Inc), Bracketville, TX

                                 Hays, Susan  Attorney (Village Farms), Austin, TX

                                 Mains, Chuck  Lobbyist (Zilis LLC), Austin, TX

                                 McCarthy, Jr., Ed  Attorney (Fort Stockton Holdings LP), Austin, TX

                                 Miller, Drew  Attorney (U.S. Hemp Roundtable), Austin, TX

                                 Nolan, Ilissa  Governmental Affairs Consultant (Humphreys Farm & Ranch, MARGINS

                                 PAC), TX

                                 Pitts, John  Consultant (Texas Wellness), Austin, TX

                                 Sheer, Jim  VP Govt Relations (Texas Retailers Association), Austin, TX

                                 Williams, C.E.  GM (Panhandle Groundwater Conservation Dist), White Deer, TX

                                 Williams, Lance  Owner (Williams Farms LLC), Panhandle, TX


                                 Finkel, Jaclyn  Executive Director (Foundation for an Informed Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Klein, Barbara  General Counsel (Texas Department of State Health Services), Austin, TX

                                 McGeary, Judith  Farmer & Non-profit Executive Director (Farm and Ranch Freedom

                                 Alliance), Cameron, TX

                                 Pahl, Stephen  Associate Commissioner (Texas Department of State Health Services),

                                 Austin, TX

                  Providing written testimony:


                                 Kelly, Bill  Director of Govt. Relations (Mayor's Office, City of Houston), Houston, TX

                                 Kerver, Sarah  Business Owner  (Self), Austin, TX