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Robert Earley, Chair
Jerry Yost, Vice Chair
Harold V. Dutton, Jr.
|1. Monitor and oversee legislation enacted during the 72nd Regular and Special Called Sessions that was considered by the Energy Committee; Performance Audit Review Recommendations; and any agency-initiated changes.|
Carry out budget and oversight responsibilities for all agencies, boards, and commissions listed in Rule 3, Section 10.
|3. Study the use of gas by utility companies as a clean burning inexpensive fuel. Examine the interaction between the utility companies and the P.U.C.|
|4. Examine the implementation of both the well plugging bill by the Railroad Commission and the oil spill control bill by the General Land Office.|
Study the methods of attaining maximum development of the state's oil, gas and other energy resources.
|6. Study conservation of the state's energy resources.|
|7. Study and monitor a demonstration project in the Austin area designed to pioneer, encourage, and monitor the use of natural gas by public and private auto fleet owners and by consumers.|
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