TTLA Announces 2009 Legislative Awareness Days & Women's Legislative Day
 
In 2007, TTLA launched a program called Legislative Awareness Day & Women's Legislative Day to provide members an 'inside view' of the legislative process. Due to tremendous response last Session, this year we are offering multiple dates from which TTLA members can choose to attend a Legislative Awareness Day in Austin.
 
Also new this year, in addition to TTLA members, we are pleased to invite members of local TLA's from across the state to participate. We hope you will join us for an informative and interactive day with the volunteer leaders and staff that make up the TTLA Legislative Team. The daily schedule will include:
 
10:30 am

Legislative Briefing

11:15 am

Tour of the Capitol

12:15 pm

Lunch with Legislators at TTLA

1:30 pm

Briefing with Legislators at the Capitol

2:00 pm

View from the Gallery - House and Senate Chambers

2:30 pm

House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence Committee Hearing

5:00 pm Reception
 
Please note that all times are subject to changes in the legislative schedule. Dates for the Legislative Awareness Days and local TLAs attending are as follows:

March 23

DTLA (Dallas)
TCTLA (Ft. Worth)
ETTLA (East Texas)

 
March 30

HTLA (Houston)
CATLA (Capitol Area)
PBTLA (Permian Basin)
SPTLA (South Plains)

 
April 6

SATLA (San Antonio)
EPCTLA (El Paso)
SETTLA (Southeast Texas)
CCTLA (Cameron County)

 
April 27

Women's Legislative Day


We'll keep you informed as more dates are added.

 RSVP Now!

We hope you will make plans to join us for one of these informative and productive days. TTLA members may attend ANY session, regardless of whether or not they have a local TLA affiliation. Please note that these Legislative Awareness Days are designed to be educational, so we will not ask you to engage in lobbying activities. We need a head count, so please RSVP now or fax the registration form to (512) 473-2411, ATTN: Megan Wodburn.