Committee

Committee Members

Jurisdiction:

       Sec. 15.  GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY AND OPERATION. The
  committee shall have seven members, with jurisdiction over all
  matters pertaining to:
               (1)  the organization, operation, powers, regulations,
  and management of state departments, agencies, institutions, and
  advisory committees;
               (2)  elimination of inefficiencies in the provision of
  state services;
               (3)  open government matters, including open records
  and open meetings;
               (4)  advances in science and technology, including
  telecommunications, electronic technology, or automated data
  processing, by state agencies, including institutions of higher
  education;
               (5)  the promotion within the state of an advance
  described by Subdivision (4);
               (6)  cooperation between the state or a local
  governmental entity and the scientific and technological
  community, including private businesses, institutions of higher
  education, and federal governmental laboratories;
               (7)  cybersecurity; and
               (8)  the Texas Emerging Technology Fund Advisory
  Committee and the Sunset Advisory Commission.