Gary Thompson, Chair
J.W. Buchanan, Vice Chair
Foster Whaley, Chair - Budget & Oversight
Bob Barton, Jr.
Arves E. Jones
Larry Don Shaw
Leroy J. Wieting
C. K. 'Chock' Word
|• To monitor all activities and have budget oversight responsibilities for those agencies, boards and commissions as listed in Rule 3, Section 5.|
|• To examine county ordinance-making authority and its ramifications.|
|• To classify, investigate, and analyze county law as it presently exists.|
|• To investigate the various sources of revenue that counties currently have.|
|• To examine the impact of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, revenues regarding tax exempt status of federal securities on county revenues.|
|• In cooperation with the House Committee on Urban Affairs and the House-Senate Joint Committee on Indigent Health Care, study the impact of indigent health care on county government.|
|• Conduct a mid-course review of the activities to date of the Texas Low-level Radioactive Waste Disposal Authority (TLLRWDA) and take testimony and gather evidence from interested public officials and private citizens on the matter of low-level nuclear waste disposal in Texas.|
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