FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 02/04/2021
REP. CECIL BELL, JR. RE-APPOINTED TO THE HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE AND TO THE INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
AUSTIN – Texas House Speaker, Dade Phelan, appointed Representative Cecil Bell, Jr. to the International Relations & Economic Development Committee for the House of Representatives. This committee has oversight over the relations between the State of Texas and other nations, states, and federal government. It is also responsible for the international commerce and trade, including the regulation of persons participating in international commerce and trade.
Representative Cecil Bell, Jr. was also re-appointed to the very important House Appropriations Committee which has oversight over the budget for the state of Texas.
"I am honored to be serving on these powerful committees," said Rep. Bell. " I consider these assignments as vital to constituents of House District 3 and all Texans."
State Representative Cecil Bell, Jr., is currently serving his fifth term in the Texas Legislature. District 3 encompasses Montgomery and Waller Counties.