Agriculture & Livestock Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Sam Bacarisse
  • Address:
  • EXT E2.114
  • Phone:
  • (512)463-0762

Committee Members

Chair 

House Member

Rep. King, Tracy O.

Vice Chair 

House Member

Rep. Anderson, Charles "Doc"

 

House Member

Rep. GonzŠlez, Mary

 

House Member

Rep. Kacal, Kyle

 

House Member

Rep. Kleinschmidt, Tim

 

House Member

Rep. Springer, Drew

 

House Member

Rep. White, James

Jurisdiction:

The committee shall have seven members, with jurisdiction over all matters
pertaining to:
(1) agriculture, horticulture, and farm husbandry;
(2) livestock and stock raising, and the livestock
industry;
(3) the development and preservation of forests, and
the regulation, control, and promotion of the lumber industry;
(4) problems and issues particularly affecting rural
areas of the state, including issues related to rural economic
development and the provision of and access to infrastructure,
education, and health services; and
(5) the following state agencies: the Department of
Agriculture, the Texas Animal Health Commission, the State Soil and
Water Conservation Board, the Texas Forest Service, the Office of
South Central Interstate Forest Fire Protection Compact, the Office
of Chief Apiary Inspector, Texas AgriLife Research, the Texas
AgriLife Extension Service, the Food and Fibers Research Council,
the State Seed and Plant Board, the State Board of Veterinary
Medical Examiners, the Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic
Laboratory, the Produce Recovery Fund Board, the board of directors
of the Texas Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation, Inc., and the Texas Wildlife Damage
Management Service.