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Senate Committee on Natural Resources - 73rd R.S. (1993)

Committee Members
Bill Sims, Chair
Carlos F. Truan, Vice Chair
Ken Armbrister
Gonzalo Barrientos
Teel Bivins
J.E. 'Buster' Brown
Steve Carriker
Eddie Lucio
John T. Montford
Bill Ratliff
Dan Shelley
Charges
• Study the permitting procedures of the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission (TNRCC) to identify features that impose unnecessary costs or delays experienced by applicants, the public, or state and local governments.
• Recommend to the Commission changes that can be implemented by agency rule, or, if statutory amendments are needed, recommend legislation to be considered by the 74th Legislature.
• Study and make recommendations regarding the use of mediation or other alternative dispute resolution methods to improve the TNRCC's permitting procedures.

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