Natural Resources Committee, Texas State Senate

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The Natural Resources Committee is a standing committee of the Texas State Senate.

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Texas State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate. Committees are assigned at the start of each legislative session.[1] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules



The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.

Natural Resources Members, 2013
Democratic members (3)Republican members (8)
Rodney EllisTroy Fraser, Chair
Juan HinojosaCraig Estes, Vice-chair
Carlos UrestiBob Deuell
Robert Duncan
Kevin Eltife
Glenn Hegar
Robert Nichols
Kel Seliger


The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.


The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.

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