Sec. 323.008: Statutory Revision Advisory Committee

(a) If the council determines a need exists, either of the joint chairs of the council may appoint statutory revision advisory committees to advise the council on matters relating to the revision of particular subjects of the law.

(b) Advisory committees consist of seven members appointed by a joint chair of the council. Advisory committee members serve for a period of two years from the date of appointment.

(c) In appointing an advisory committee, a joint chair shall include representatives of the:

(1) State Bar of Texas;

(2) judiciary; and

(3) Texas law schools.

(d) An advisory committee shall meet at the call of either of the joint chairs of the council.

(e) Each advisory committee shall select one of its members as chairman.

(f) Advisory committee members serve without compensation but are entitled to reimbursement for actual expenses incurred in attending official committee meetings. Those expenses are paid from funds appropriated to the council.


Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 479, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1985. Amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., 3rd C.S., ch. 3, Sec. 6.14, eff. Jan. 11, 2004.