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The House enacted a new section of the rules that applies to times when we are in a declared disaster. As of right now, these rules will apply to the 87th Session. Committee testimony will be different this year. Each Committee will include instructions for each of their hearings and committees have the option of allowing public testimony (with a mask) or electronic comments only. The rules approved in the Texas House will allow videoconference testimony only for those invited by a committee chair.
As we reflect on 2020 and what we hope for in 2021, these words come to mind: courageous… tenacious… heroes. These words describe you, educators and parents who have risen to a challenge none of us saw coming. Heroes who have taught and parented, or parented and taught, through crazy conditions, through screens and masks and partitions and space, to ensure that your students continue to grow and learn something new every day.
The first week of the Texas Legislature began on Tuesday in a somewhat normal pomp and circumstance – though the floors and galleries of the House and Senate looked different as family, constituents, and lobbyists followed along virtually.