Energy Resources Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Amanda Robertson
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.162
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0774

Committee Members

Chair

Goldman

Rep. Goldman,
Craig

Vice Chair

Herrero

Rep. Herrero,
Abel

 

Anchia

Rep. Anchia,
Rafael

 

Craddick

Rep. Craddick,
Tom

 

Darby

Rep. Darby,
Drew

 

Ellzey

Rep. Ellzey,
Jake

 

Geren

Rep. Geren,
Charlie

 

King

Rep. King,
Tracy O.

 

Leman

Rep. Leman,
Ben

 

Longoria

Rep. Longoria,
Oscar

 

Reynolds

Rep. Reynolds,
Ron

Jurisdiction:

Sec. 11. ENERGY RESOURCES. The committee shall have 11
members, with jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:
(1) the conservation of the energy resources of Texas;
(2) the production, regulation, transportation, and
development of oil, gas, and other energy resources;
(3) mining and the development of mineral deposits
within the state;
(4) the leasing and regulation of mineral rights under
public lands;
(5) pipelines, pipeline companies, and all others
operating as common carriers in the state;
(6) electric utility regulation as it relates to
energy production and consumption;
(7) identifying, developing, and using alternative
energy sources;
(8) increasing energy efficiency throughout the
state;
(9) the coordination of the state's efforts related to
the federal designation of threatened and endangered species as it
relates to energy resources in the state; and
(10) the following state agencies: the Railroad
Commission of Texas, the Texas representative for the Interstate
Oil and Gas Compact Commission, the Office of Interstate Mining
Compact Commissioner for Texas, the State Energy Conservation
Office, and the Office of Southern States Energy Board Member for
Texas.