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Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meetings

Dates, Agendas, and Transcripts

Next Regular Commission Meeting

  • Work Session: 9 a.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2015
  • Annual Public Hearing: 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2015
  • Commission Meeting: 9 a.m. Thursday, August 20, 2015
  • Location: TPWD Headquarters, Austin — Annual Public Hearing and Directions
  • The agenda will be linked here as soon as it is posted on the Web site.
  • Live streaming audio will be available.

A work session is usually held the day before regularly scheduled commission meetings. Agendas and transcripts are grouped by fiscal year. Meetings are held at TPWD Headquarters in Austin, Texas, unless otherwise noted. Appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Texas Senate, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopts policies and rules to carry out all programs of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Every August, the Commission conducts an annual public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities. Anyone who is interested in speaking to the Commission is encouraged to attend.

This Fiscal Year

Future Fiscal Years

  • FY 2016: November 4–5, 2015 — January 20–21, 2016 — March 23–24, 2016 — May 25–26, 2016 — August 24–25, 2016
  • FY 2017: November 2–3, 2016 — January 25–26, 2017 — March 22–23, 2017 — May 24–25, 2017 — August 23–24, 2017
  • FY 2018: November 1–2, 2017 — January 24–25, 2018 — March 21–22, 2018 — May 23–24, 2018 — August 22–23, 2018

TPWD receives federal assistance from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and other federal agencies. TPWD is therefore subject to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, in addition to state anti-discrimination laws. TPWD will comply with state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability.

If you require an accommodation or informational materials in an alternative form, please contact Dee Halliburton at (512) 389-4804 (telephone). Individuals with hearing or speech impairments may contact the agency on a Text Telephone (TDD) at (512)389-8915 or by Relay Texas at 7-1-1 or (800) 735-2989.

If you believe that you have been discriminated against in any TPWD program, activity or event, you may contact Dawn Heikkila, Acting Director of Human Resources Division, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Road, Austin, Texas, 78744, (512) 389-4727 (telephone), dawn.heikkila@tpwd.texas.gov (email). Alternatively, you may contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusive Workforce Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church VA 22041.

Notice Regarding Public Testimony

Public testimony will be taken on items labeled "Action." Public testimony will normally be limited to three minutes per person.

Notice Regarding Executive (Closed) Session

In addition to the items for which an Executive Session is scheduled, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission may meet in Executive (Closed) Session on any item listed above if authorized by the Texas Open Meetings Act, Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.

Notice Regarding Order of Agenda Items

Items may be taken up in an order other than that listed on the Agenda.

Fiscal Year 2015
Agenda Transcripts
August 19-20, 2015
May 20-21, 2015
March 25-26, 2015
Archived Audio
January 21-22, 2015
Archived Audio
November 5-6, 2014
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2014
Agenda Transcripts
August 20-21, 2014
(Houston)
Archived Audio
Commission Retreat
August 19, 2014
(Houston)
May 21-22, 2014
Archived Audio
March 26-27, 2014
Archived Audio
January 22-23, 2014
Archived Audio
November 6-7, 2013
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2013
Agenda Transcripts
August 21-22, 2013
Archived Audio
May 22-23, 2013
Archived Audio
March 27-28, 2013
Archived Audio
Special Commission Meeting
February 26, 2013
Archived Audio
January 23-24, 2013
Archived Audio
November 7-8, 2012
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2012
Agenda Transcripts
August 29–30, 2012
Archived Audio
May 23–24, 2012
Archived Audio
March 28–29, 2012
Archived Audio
January 25–26, 2012
Archived Audio
November 2–3, 2011
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2011
Agenda Transcripts
August 24-25, 2011
Archived Audio
June 30, 2011
Archived Audio
May 25-26, 2011
Archived Audio
March 30-31, 2011
Archived Audio
January 26-27, 2011
Archived Audio
December 20, 2010
Special Called Meeting
November 3-4, 2010
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2010
Agenda Transcripts
August 25-26, 2010
(San Antonio)
Archived Audio
July 20, 2010
Archived Audio
May 26-27, 2010
Archived Audio
March 31-April 1, 2010
Archived Audio
January 27-28, 2010
Archived Audio
November 4-5, 2009
Archived Audio
October 6-7, 2009
Fiscal Year 2009
Agenda Transcripts
August 26-27, 2009
(Fort Worth)
Archived Audio
July 22, 2009
Archived Audio
May 27-28, 2009
Archived Audio
March 25-26, 2009
Archived Audio
January 21-22, 2009
Archived Audio
November 5-6, 2008
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2008
Agenda Transcripts
August 20-21, 2008
(Houston)
Archived Audio
July 17, 2008
Archived Audio
May 21-22, 2008
Archived Audio
March 26-27, 2008
Archived Audio
January 23-24, 2008
Archived Audio
December 5, 2007
Archived Audio
November 7-8, 2007
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2007
Agenda Transcripts
August 22–23, 2007
July 19, 2007
May 23–24, 2007
Archived Audio
April 4–5, 2007
Archived Audio
January 24–25, 2007
Archived Audio
November 1–2, 2006
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2006
Agenda Transcripts
August 23–24, 2006
Archived Audio
July 19, 2006
May 24–25, 2006
Archived Audio
April 5–6, 2006
January 25–26, 2006
November 2–3, 2005
Fiscal Year 2005
Date / Agenda Transcripts
August 24–25, 2005
May 25–26, 2005
April 6–7, 2005
January 26–27, 2005
November 3, 2004
Fiscal Year 2004
Date / Agenda Transcripts
August 25–26, 2004
July 15, 2004
May 26–27, 2004
April 7–8, 2004
January 28–29, 2004
November 5–6, 2003
Fiscal Year 2003
Date / Agenda Transcripts
August 27–28, 2003
July 24, 2003
May 28–29, 2003
April 2–3, 2003
January 22–23, 2003
November 6–7, 2002
Fiscal Year 2002
Date / Agenda Transcripts
August 28–29, 2002
May 29–30, 2002
April 3–4, 2002
March 11, 2002
Feb. 4, 2002
January 16–17, 2002
November 7–8, 2001
Fiscal Year 2001
Date / Agenda Transcripts
August 29–30, 2001
May 30–31, 2001
April 4–5, 2001
January 24–25, 2001
November 8–9, 2000
Fiscal Year 2000
Date / Agenda Transcripts
August 30–31, 2000
May 31–June 1, 2000
April 5–6, 2000
January 19–20, 2000
November 17–18, 1999

Fiscal Year 1999 (Agendas Only)

Fiscal Year 1998 (Agendas Only)


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