International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Jeff Madden
  • Address:
  • EXT E2.158
  • Phone:
  • 512-463-1211

Committee Members

Chair 

House Member

Rep. Anchia, Rafael

Vice Chair 

House Member

Rep. Lozano, J. M.

 

House Member

Rep. Capriglione, Giovanni

 

House Member

Rep. Creighton, Brandon

 

House Member

Rep. Israel, Celia

 

House Member

Rep. Nevárez, Poncho

 

House Member

Rep. Perez, Mary Ann

Jurisdiction:

The committee shall have seven members, with jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:
(1) the relations between the State of Texas and other
nations, including matters related to trade relations and
international trade zones;
(2) the relations between the State of Texas and the
federal government other than matters involving defense, emergency
preparedness, and veterans issues;
(3) the relations between the State of Texas and other
states of the United States;
(4) international commerce and trade, including the
regulation of persons participating in international commerce and
trade;
(5) international and border regions (as described in
Sections 2056.002(e)(2) and (3), Government Code) economic
development, public health and safety issues affecting the border,
tourist development, and goodwill, and economic development,
tourist development, and goodwill in other areas of the state that
have experienced a significant increase in the percentage of the
population that consists of immigrants from other nations,
according to the last two federal decennial censuses or another
reliable measure;
(6) the provision of public services to persons
residing in proximity to Texas' international border or in other
areas of the state that have experienced a significant increase in
the percentage of the population that consists of immigrants from
other nations, according to the last two federal decennial censuses
or another reliable measure; and
(7) the following state agency: the Office of
State-Federal Relations.