International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Jeff Madden
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.158
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-1211

Committee Members

Chair

House Member Rep. Anchia

Rep. Anchia,
Rafael

Vice Chair

House Member Rep. Keough

Rep. Keough,
Mark

 

House Member Rep. Dukes

Rep. Dukes,
Dawnna

 

House Member Rep. Ortega

Rep. Ortega,
Evelina "Lina"

 

House Member Rep. Parker

Rep. Parker,
Tan

 

House Member Rep. Shaheen

Rep. Shaheen,
Matt

 

House Member Rep. White

Rep. White,
James

Jurisdiction:

       Sec. 21.  INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL
  AFFAIRS. 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.