Public Education Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Tamoria Jones
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.124
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0804

Committee Members

Chair

Dutton, Jr.

Rep. Dutton, Jr.,
Harold V.

Vice Chair

Lozano

Rep. Lozano,
J. M.

 

Allen

Rep. Allen,
Alma

 

Allison

Rep. Allison,
Steve

 

Bell

Rep. Bell,
Keith

 

Bernal

Rep. Bernal,
Diego

 

Buckley

Rep. Buckley,
Brad

 

González

Rep. González,
Mary E.

 

Huberty

Rep. Huberty,
Dan

 

King

Rep. King,
Ken

 

Meza

Rep. Meza,
Thresa "Terry"

 

Talarico

Rep. Talarico,
James

 

VanDeaver

Rep. VanDeaver,
Gary

Jurisdiction:

Sec. 27. PUBLIC EDUCATION. The committee shall have 13
members, with jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:
(1) the public schools and the public school system of
Texas and the financing thereof;
(2) the state programming of elementary and secondary
education for the public school system of Texas;
(3) proposals to create, change, or otherwise alter
school districts of the state; and
(4) the following organizations and state agencies:
the State Board of Education, the Texas Education Agency, the Texas
representatives to the Education Commission of the States, the
[Office of] Southern Regional Education Board [Compact
Commissioner for Texas], the Texas School for the Blind and
Visually Impaired, the State Board for Educator Certification, and
the Texas School for the Deaf.