Appointed Chairman

Rep. Eddie Lucio, IIIPress Release

Austin, TX — For the 85th Legislative Session, Speaker Straus has appointed Rep. Lucio as Chairman of the Rules and Resolutions Committee.  The Rules and Regulations Committee is charged with the Rules of Procedure of the House of Representatives and all resolutions to congratulate, memorialize, or name mascots of the house. In addition to serving as Chairman, Rep. Lucio has been named to the committees of Government Transparency & Operation and Natural Resources.

“I would like to thank Speaker Joe Straus for his appointment in all of these committees. It is truly an honor to be able to serve as Chairman of the Rules and Resolutions Committee,” said Rep. Lucio. “I am humbled and blessed to be able to have the privilege to serve not only my constituents from the Rio Grande Valley but also from the entire State of Texas.”

This legislative session marks the first time Rep. Lucio has been appointed as chairman of a standing committee and is the first time Rep. Lucio will be serving in the Government Transparency & Operation committee. Rep. Lucio also thanks the Speaker for the honor of serving on the Natural Resources