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Senate Committee on Finance
Subcommittee on Capital Funding for Higher Education
NOTE: This is archived committee information from the 79th Legislative Session.

Committee Information

Judith Zaffirini

Robert Duncan
Kyle Janek
Steve Ogden
Royce West


Amy Jeter

(512) 463-0370

Sam Houston Building, 315

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79th Session Interim

79th Third Called Session


The following reports are available for download:

Interim Charges

  • Study capital funding for institutions of higher education, including tuition revenue bonds (looking at construction, renovation, and technology projects), PUF, and HEAF funding issues. Review the state's current process of authorizing tuition revenue bonds. Make recommendations to streamline and objectify the process to ensure the authorizations of tuition revenue bonds meet the state's goals for higher education.