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Senate Committee on Government Organization
NOTE: This is archived committee information from the 79th Legislative Session.

Committee Information

Rodney Ellis

Kevin Eltife

Mario Gallegos, Jr
Chris Harris
Mike Jackson
Jane Nelson
John Whitmire


Orianna Diaz

(512) 463-1818

Sam Houston Building, 630


The following reports are available for download:

Interim Charges

  • Study and make recommendations for the creation of a comprehensive catalogue of facilities of historical significance managed by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and the Texas Historical Commission (THC). Include recommendations for efficient management and promotion of such sites, including a review of the merits of consolidation of those sites under one of the existing agencies or a new agency, and identify potential funding mechanisms to ensure that facilities are adequately funded.
  • Review recent efforts to improve the use of resources by state agencies through conservation, energy audits, and energy efficiency.