The Texas State Senate: Senate Committee on Economic Development
Senate Committee on Economic Development
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83rd Regular Session
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* NOTICE: On page 19 of this report, under the Committee Charge #4 "Executive Summary", the bullet point references "House Committee on Economic and Small Business Development Interim Report". This should instead read "House State Affairs Committee Interim Report to the 83rd Texas Legislature".
- Study current legislative and regulatory barriers that could impede capital investment, growth, and expansion of Texas businesses. Make recommendations for reducing barriers to entry for professions regulated by Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, including deregulation, additional reciprocity, and credit for military service.
- Project and examine the costs and economic impact to Texas businesses in complying with the federal health care law. Make recommendations on options for state government intervention to reduce the negative impact of the federal health care law on Texas businesses.