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SB 704, 87th R.S.
Relating to the transfer of the regulation of racing to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, the abolishment of the Texas Racing Commission, and the creation of the Texas Racing Advisory Board, following recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission.

Last action: Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures

Author: Dawn Buckingham
Joint Author: Bob Hall | Eddie Lucio, Jr. | Angela Paxton

Companion:

HB 1855 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Introduced (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Amusements, Games, Sports
COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
GREYHOUND RACING
HORSE RACING
LICENSING & REGULATION, TEXAS COMMISSION OF
LICENSING & REGULATION, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF
Occupational Regulation--Other Trades & Professions
RACING ADVISORY BOARD, TEXAS
RACING COMMISSION, TEXAS
Sunset--Commission Bills
Sunset—Required Reviews

House Committee: Licensing & Administrative Procedures (Senfronia Thompson, Drew Darby, Jake Ellzey, Art Fierro, Charlie Geren, Craig Goldman, Ryan Guillen, Brian Harrison, Ana Hernandez, Dan Huberty, John Kuempel, John Lujan, Leo Pacheco)
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Bryan Hughes, Paul Bettencourt, Brian Birdwell, Donna Campbell, Bob Hall, Lois Kolkhorst, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Jane Nelson, Beverly Powell, Charles Schwertner, Judith Zaffirini)

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