Legislative Committees and Commissions

85th Legislative Session

Chair – Land and Resource Management

Member – Licensing and Administrative Procedures

Member – Coastal Barrier System, Joint

84th Legislative Session

Chair – Criminal Jurisprudence

Member – Energy Resources

Member – Texas Indigent Defense Commission

Member – Timothy Cole Exoneration Commission

83rd Legislative Session

Chair – Criminal Jurisprudence

Member – Land and Resource Management

Member – Judicial Selection

Member – Coastal Barrier System, Joint

Member – Criminal Procedure Reform, Select

Member – Economic Stabilization Fund Balance, Select

Member – Texas Indigent Defense Commission

Member – Timothy Cole Exoneration Commission

81st Legislative Session

Vice Chair – Human Services

Member – Appropriations

Vice Chair – Appropriations S/C on General Government

Member – Redistricting

Vice Chair-Mexican American Legislative Caucus

80th Legislative Session

Member – Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations

Member – Human Services

79th Legislative Session

Member – Agriculture and Livestock

Member – Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations