Standing Committees


Primary jurisdiction includes agriculture, agricultural chemicals, agricultural commodities and commissions, Department of Food and Agriculture, expositions and fairs, food labeling, labeling of agricultural commodities, livestock and poultry, marketing law, milk and milk products, pest management, and veterinary issues relative to agriculture.


Primary jurisdiction is fiscal bills, including bonds and alternative public financing. 

Higher Education

Primary jurisdictions are university, state university, and community college systems, postsecondary education, and student financial aid.

Revenue and Taxation

Primary jurisdiction is the Revenue and Taxation Code.


Primary jurisdictions are proposed amendments to the rules, and other matters relating to the business of the Legislature.

Water, Parks and Wildlife

Primary jurisdictions are water resources, flood management, fish and game, parks and recreation, and wildlife.