Texas Government Code

Sec. § 421.042
Private Sector Advisory Council


The Private Sector Advisory Council is a permanent special advisory committee created to advise the governor or the governor’s designee on homeland security issues relevant to the private sector.


The council is composed of:


one representative of a private organization or entity for each of the following sectors of the state, each appointed by the governor or the governor’s designee:


agriculture and food;


banking and finance;


chemicals and hazardous materials;


the defense industry;




emergency services;


information technology;




postal and shipping;


public health;




ports and waterways; and


national monuments and icons; and


other members, as determined by the governor or the governor’s designee.
Added by Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 1337 (S.B. 9), Sec. 11, eff. June 18, 2005.

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