Human Services Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Donte Houston
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.152
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0786

Committee Members

Chair

House Member Rep. Raymond

Rep. Raymond,
Richard Peña

Vice Chair

House Member Rep. Frank

Rep. Frank,
James

 

House Member Rep. Keough

Rep. Keough,
Mark

 

House Member Rep. Klick

Rep. Klick,
Stephanie

 

House Member Rep. Miller

Rep. Miller,
Rick

 

House Member Rep. Minjarez

Rep. Minjarez,
Ina

 

House Member Rep. Rose

Rep. Rose,
Toni

 

House Member Rep. Swanson

Rep. Swanson,
Valoree

 

House Member Rep. Wu

Rep. Wu,
Gene

Jurisdiction:

       Sec. 19.  HUMAN SERVICES. The committee shall have nine
  members, with jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:
               (1)  welfare and rehabilitation programs and their
  development, administration, and control;
               (2)  oversight of the Health and Human Services
  Commission as it relates to the subject matter jurisdiction of this
  committee;
               (3)  intellectual disabilities and the development of
  programs incident thereto;
               (4)  the prevention and treatment of intellectual
  disabilities; and
               (5)  the following state agencies:  the Department of
  Aging and Disability Services,
  the Department of Family and Protective
  Services, the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners,
  and the
  Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.