House Committee on Appropriations - 76th R.S. (1999)

Committee Members


  • Actively monitor through hearings and research the appropriations made by the 76th Legislature, including the disposition of tobacco settlement proceeds.
  • Review practices of state agencies and institutions in salary administration, contract employees, general contracting practices including monitoring the performance of contractors, Year 2000 performance, and attainment of performance goals.
  • Examine trends in pay and turnover in state agencies and institutions with a focus on the most highly paid executive positions and the lowest paid positions, such as correctional officers, human service caseworkers, food service workers, MHMR aides and assistants, and therapist technicians.
  • Monitor the implementation SB 1438 76th R.S., and assess the benefits to the state, the regulated communities and consumers.


Leticia Van de Putte (Member) resigned 11/10/1999. Todd Smith (Member) appointed 4/13/2000.

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