With the appointment of House committees earlier this week, hearings are now being scheduled. The House Appropriations Committee begins budget hearings for state agencies, but at this point is listening to invited testimony from the agencies only, and not taking public testimony.

Monday

Appropriations Committee will receive an overview of state revenues and anticipated expenditures.

Tuesday

Appropriations Committee will hear testimony from the Teacher Retirement System regarding its budget request.

Wednesday

Appropriations will hear testimony on public education funding and school safety.

The House Public Education Committee will hear from TEA at its first meeting.