House Representative

Davis, Sarah

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 02/10/2017

Representative Sarah Davis Committee Assignments for the 85th Legislative Session

AUSTIN, TX- Four-Term State Representative Sarah Davis received committee assignments for the 85th Legislative Session. Speaker Joe Straus assigned Representative Davis to serve on the House Committee on Appropriations, the House Committee on Calendars, and the House Committee on Corrections. In addition to these assignments, Speaker Straus named Sarah the Chair the House Committee on General Investigating and Ethics.

As member of these powerful committees, Representative Davis will be participate in shaping a fiscally responsible budget for the next two years, ensuring public trust in public entities, and protecting the wellbeing of all Texans. These assignments complement her experience and dedication in shaping common sense policy for the state.

"I am pleased to announce my appointment to the House Committees on Appropriations, Calendars, Corrections, and General Investigating and Ethics. I thank Speaker Straus for his leadership and confidence in my ability to help address some of the most critical issues facing Texas: a fiscally responsible and balanced budget and a transparent government. As Chair of General Investigating and Ethics, I look forward to applying my experience to help advance needed ethics reform and hold government accountable to its citizens. Further, I appreciate the opportunity to address some of the challenges facing the Texas correctional system through my service on the Committee on Corrections," observed Representative Davis.