House Administration Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Buffy Crownover
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.140
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0784

Committee Members


House Member Rep. Geren

Rep. Geren,

Vice Chair

House Member Rep. VanDeaver

Rep. VanDeaver,


House Member Rep. Bernal

Rep. Bernal,


House Member Rep. Cyrier

Rep. Cyrier,


House Member Rep. Goldman

Rep. Goldman,


House Member Rep. Hinojosa

Rep. Hinojosa,


House Member Rep. Howard

Rep. Howard,


House Member Rep. Oliverson

Rep. Oliverson,


House Member Rep. Raney

Rep. Raney,


House Member Rep. Vo

Rep. Vo,


  committee shall have 11 members, with jurisdiction over:
               (1)  administrative operation of the house and its
               (2)  the general house fund, with full control over all
  expenditures from the fund;
               (3)  all property, equipment, and supplies obtained by
  the house for its use and the use of its members;
               (4)  all office space available for the use of the house
  and its members;
               (5)  the assignment of vacant office space, vacant
  parking spaces, and vacant desks on the house floor to members with
  seniority based on cumulative years of service in the house, except
  that the committee may make these assignments based on physical
  disability of a member where it deems proper;
               (6)  all admissions to the floor during sessions of the
               (7)  all proposals to invite nonmembers to appear
  before or address the house or a joint session;
               (8)  all radio, television, and Internet broadcasting,
  live or recorded, of sessions of the house;
               (9)  the electronic recording of the proceedings of the
  house of representatives and the custody of the recordings of
  testimony before house committees, with authority to promulgate
  reasonable rules, regulations, and conditions concerning the
  safekeeping, reproducing, and transcribing of the recordings, and
  the defraying of costs for transcribing the recordings, subject to
  other provisions of these rules;
               (10)  all witnesses appearing before the house or any
  committee thereof in support of or in opposition to any pending
  legislative proposal; and
               (11)  the following state agency: the State
  Preservation Board.
         (b)  The committee must vote to adopt the annual budget for
  each house department.