The Humble ISD Board of Trustees approved a resolution to adopt priorities for the 85th Texas Legislative Session during the School Board Meeting on Feb. 14. These priorities define how we will work to affect best outcomes for our children. Resolution regarding School Board priorities for the 85th Legislative Session.
The Texas Legislature meets in a regular session every two years, convening on the second Tuesday in January of every odd-numbered year. These biennial sessions are limited to 140 days. The governor can also call additional special sessions as necessary, which cannot exceed 30 days. The 85th Legislative Session is Jan. 10 through May 29, 2017.The Humble ISD Legislative Committee will help plan, and take action, to best assure that any changes to existing state laws target improving public education for all the children we serve. The Humble ISD Legislative Committee works with the Humble ISD School Board’s Legislative Committee, which includes Nancy Morrison as chair, Board President Keith Lapeze and Board Vice President Angela Conrad as Board Committee members.