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Texas Senate Standing Committees - 87th Legislature, 2021

Administration

Bob Hall, Chair
Charles Schwertner, Chair
Nathan Johnson, Vice-Chair
Carol Alvarado
Dawn Buckingham
Joan Huffman
José Menéndez
Drew Springer

See notes below.

Business and Commerce

Kelly Hancock, Chair
Charles Schwertner, Chair
Robert Nichols, Vice-Chair
Donna Campbell
Brandon Creighton
Nathan Johnson
Lois W. Kolkhorst
José Menéndez
Angela Paxton
Charles Schwertner
John Whitmire

See notes below.

Criminal Justice

John Whitmire, Chair
Joan Huffman, Vice-Chair
Paul Bettencourt
Brian Birdwell
Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa
Borris Miles
Robert Nichols

Education

Larry Taylor, Chair
Eddie Lucio, Jr., Vice-Chair
Paul Bettencourt
Bob Hall
Bryan Hughes
José Menéndez
Angela Paxton
Charles Perry
Beverly Powell
Charles Schwertner
Royce West

Finance

Joan Huffman, Chair
Jane Nelson, Chair
Eddie Lucio, Jr., Vice-Chair
Paul Bettencourt
Dawn Buckingham
Donna Campbell
Brandon Creighton
Kelly Hancock
Joan Huffman
Lois W. Kolkhorst
Jane Nelson
Robert Nichols
Charles Perry
Charles Schwertner
Larry Taylor
Royce West
John Whitmire

See notes below.

Health and Human Services

Lois W. Kolkhorst, Chair
Charles Perry, Vice-Chair
César Blanco
Dawn Buckingham
Donna Campbell
Bob Hall
Borris Miles
Beverly Powell
Kel Seliger

Higher Education

Brandon Creighton, Chair
Royce West, Vice-Chair
Brian Birdwell
César Blanco
Borris Miles
Angela Paxton
Drew Springer
Larry Taylor
Judith Zaffirini

Jurisprudence

Joan Huffman, Chair
Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, Vice-Chair
Brandon Creighton
Bryan Hughes
Nathan Johnson

Local Government

Paul Bettencourt, Chair
José Menéndez, Vice-Chair
Sarah Eckhardt
Roland Gutierrez
Bob Hall
Robert Nichols
Angela Paxton
Drew Springer
Judith Zaffirini

Natural Resources and Economic Development

Brian Birdwell, Chair
Judith Zaffirini, Vice-Chair
Carol Alvarado
Kelly Hancock
Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa
Bryan Hughes
Lois W. Kolkhorst
Eddie Lucio, Jr.
Kel Seliger

Nominations

Dawn Buckingham, Chair
Donna Campbell, Chair
Angela Paxton, Vice-Chair
Carol Alvarado
Donna Campbell
Sarah Eckhardt
Roland Gutierrez
Bryan Hughes
Borris Miles
Kel Seliger
Drew Springer

See notes below.

State Affairs

Bryan Hughes, Chair
Brian Birdwell, Vice-Chair
Donna Campbell
Bob Hall
Eddie Lucio, Jr.
Jane Nelson
Beverly Powell
Charles Schwertner
Judith Zaffirini

Transportation

Robert Nichols, Chair
Kel Seliger, Vice-Chair
Carol Alvarado
César Blanco
Kelly Hancock
Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa
Lois W. Kolkhorst
Charles Perry
Royce West

Veteran Affairs and Border Security

Donna Campbell, Chair
Kelly Hancock, Chair
Bob Hall, Vice-Chair
César Blanco
Sarah Eckhardt
Roland Gutierrez
Kel Seliger
Larry Taylor

See notes below.

Water, Agriculture and Rural Affairs

Charles Perry, Chair
Drew Springer, Vice-Chair
Brandon Creighton
Sarah Eckhardt
Roland Gutierrez
Nathan Johnson
Lois W. Kolkhorst
Beverly Powell
Larry Taylor

Committee notes

    Administration
  • Senator Schwertner served as Chair from 1/15/2021-6/11/2021. Senator Hall appointed Chair 6/11/2021.
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    Business and Commerce
  • Senator Hancock served as Chair from 1/15/2021-6/11/2021. Senator Schwertner appointed Chair 6/11/2021. Senator Kolkhorst appointed 6/16/2021.
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    Finance
  • Senator Nelson served as Chair from 1/15/2021-1/12/2022. Senator Huffman appointed Chair effective 1/12/2022.
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    Nominations
  • Senator Buckingham served as Chair from 1/15/2021-6/11/2021. Senator Campbell appointed Chair 6/11/2021.
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    Veteran Affairs and Border Security
  • Senator Campbell served as Chair from 1/15/2021-6/11/2021. Senator Hancock appointed Chair 6/11/2021.
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