COMMITTEE:    Educational Opportunity & Enrichment, Select 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Friday, November 10, 2023 

PLACE:       E1.030 
CHAIR:       Rep. Brad Buckley 



The chair may limit testimony and the number of testifying witnesses to ensure consideration of posted business, especially if testimony would cause the public hearing to extend into the next calendar day.



Public testimony will be limited to two (2) minutes.


The Select Committee will meet to consider pending business and the following:



HB 2           King, Ken                                             
Relating to measures for ensuring safety and security in public schools, including the establishment of a school safety grant program and a school safety plan implementation grant program, and the allocation of certain constitutional transfers of money to the state school safety fund, the economic stabilization fund, and the state highway fund.

HJR 1          King, Ken                                             
Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the state school safety fund to provide ongoing financial support for projects that ensure the safety of public schools in this state and providing for the transfer of certain general revenues to that fund, the economic stabilization fund, and the state highway fund.



If the Select Committee does not complete consideration of HB1 during its November 9th public hearing, the Select Committee will conclude its consideration. No further public testimony will be taken.




For those persons who will be testifying, information for in-person witness registration, can be found here: https://mytxlegis.capitol.texas.gov/HWRSPublic/About.aspx


A live video broadcast of this hearing will be available here: https://house.texas.gov/video-audio/


Instructions related to public access to the meeting location are available here: https://house.texas.gov/committees/public-access-house-committee-meetings/


Texas residents who wish to electronically submit comments related to agenda items on this notice without testifying in person can do so until the hearing is adjourned by visiting: https://comments.house.texas.gov/home?c=c232




Bills added after last posting:

HB 2



Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 1


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Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance, such as a sign language interpreter, are requested to contact Stacey Nicchio at (512) 463-0850, 24 hours prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.