News – Appointment
Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Chad Craycraft and Katie Kennedy to the Texas Ethics Commission for terms set to expire on November 19, 2023.
The committee coordinates the development of statewide policies for the delivery of correctional health care within the criminal justice system.
The Texas Board of Criminal Justice provides confinement, supervision, rehabilitation, and reintegration of the state’s convicted felons.
The board develops certification and continuing education requirements and standards of conduct for public school teachers.
The council is charged with conducting an in-depth analysis of the impact of crime on victims, close relatives of deceased victims, guardians of victims, and society.
The commission provides financial and technical support to counties to develop and maintain quality, cost-effective indigent defense systems.
Housed within the Office of the Governor, the Governor’s Commission for Women specializes in outreach, education, research, and referral services.
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jennifer A. Habert to the 50th Judicial District Court in Baylor, Cottle, King and Knox Counties.