Legislative Committee

Legislative Committee

The Legislative Committee is responsible for informing the membership of relevant pending legislation. If possible, the committee will develop a position and act on such legislation with approval from the Executive Committee. This committee is also responsible for initiating legislative proposals, policies and resolutions for presentation to TAGD.

Click here to view the list of TAGD Legislative Committee members.

Any questions? Email Leah at leah@texasgroundwater.org.

Tracking Reports:

  • TAGD actionable groundwater bills that have been sent to the Governor, click here.
  • TAGD tracked bills sent to the Governor, click here
  • All TAGD tracked bills, click here or on the image to the right.


March 10, 2023 Meeting Materials

Interim Information

On March 10, 2022 House Speaker Dade Phelan released interim charges to the committees of the Texas House of Representatives. You can view them here. The House Natural Resources Committee’s interim report is available here. The discussion on groundwater is extensive and begins on page 15 and continues through the end of the report. The Senate Agriculture, Water, and Rural Affairs Committee interim report can be viewed here. The discussion on the groundwater charge begins on page 40.