FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 01/31/2013
Rep. Roland Gutierrez Receives Key Appointments from Speaker Straus
AUSTIN- Today, Texas House Speaker Joe Straus announced committee assignments for the 83rd Legislative Session. Representative Roland Gutierrez (District 119) was appointed to serve on two House Committees. Representative Gutierrez's appointments include the House Committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures and the House Committee on Pensions.
As a member of the House Committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures, Representative Gutierrez will be working on legislation that pertains to businesses, industries, and occupations regulated by the state. One of the hottest issues that will be discussed in committee will be gaming for Texas.
The House Committee on Pensions has oversight of benefits or participation of benefits for a public retirement system.
"I want to thank Speaker Straus and I look forward to serving on my committees and working with the Chairmen and the other members on the challenging issues facing our state. We have many pressing matters to address and I will continue to work hard for Texas families and the constituents of House District 119." said Representative Gutierrez.