Engage the Texas Legislature

 
How does a bill become a law? How does a bill get introduced? What is the Committee Process?
Find this information and more here.
 
Interim charges are often a preview of bills and budget items that will be up for consideration during the next session.
 
Issues A to Z:
  • Accountability
  • Assessment
  • Ballot Language
  • Charter Schools
  • Class Sizes
  • Facilities Funding
  • Foundation School Program
  • Graduation Requirements
  • Instructional Materials Allotment
  • Minutes of Instruction
  • Pre-K Funding
  • Student Success Initiative
  • Student Transfers
  • Teacher Evaluation
  • TRS Healthcare
  • Vouchers
 
 
 
Other Legislative Links: 
 
Resources for Learning More:
  • Fast Growth School Coalition | NCISD is the 4th fastest growing school district in Texas since 2011. FGSC advocates for issues facing fast growth school districts and communities.  
  • Texas Tribune | Journalism platform dedicated to increasing participation in state government and public policy. 
  • Raise Your Hand Texas | Non-profit education advocacy organization working to strengthen public education in Texas.  
  • Texans Advocating for Meaningful Student Assessment - Parents and community members across the state concerned with the over-emphasis on high-stakes, standardized testing.
 
State Legislators Representing the New Caney ISD Community:
 
Senator Brandon Creighton 
Texas State Senate District 4
Capitol Office: EXT E1.606
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0104
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
 
District Address: 350 Pine Street, Suite 1450
Beaumont TX 77701
Phone: (409) 838-9861
State District Offices 
 
 
Representative Cecil Bell, Jr.  
Texas State House District 3
Capitol Office: EXT E2.710
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0650
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
 
District Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin TX 78768
 
 
Representative Will Metcalf 
Texas State House District 16
Capitol Office: EXT E2.704
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0726
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
 
District Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin TX 78768
 
 
Representative Dan Huberty  
Texas State House District 127 
Capitol Office: EXT E2.722
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0520
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
 
District Address: 
4501 Magnolia Cove, Suite 201
Kingwood, Texas 77345  
(281) 360-9410
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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