On Tuesday, Governor Abbott signed HB 3, The Texas Plan, into law. I was honored to be alongside him and my Senate counterpart, Chairman Larry Taylor, as this tranformative legislation was signed. Speaker Dennis Bonnen and Lt. Gov Dan Patrick, along with my Vice Chairman, Diego Bernal, and fellow Commission Members, Rep. Ken King, Sen. Royce West and Sen. Paul Bettencourt. Several other members were also on hand for the event. You can read more about this below.
In the “Legislative Update” section this week, HB 3913, the flood victim data protection bill, is highlighted. Scroll down to read more about this important legislation to protect all Harris County flood victims from future scams.
As mentioned last week, June 1st was the first day of the hurricane season. Our community has already seen a large amount of severe weather in 2019, with more predicted this summer. Again, I encourage you to take a look at www.TexasPrepares.org or www.Ready.gov for information on how to be prepared for the next storm. Make a Plan, Build a Kit and Get Informed now.