Texas State Library Sunset Evaluation Timeline

(updated 01/26/06)

The Sunset Review process is controlled by the Texas Sunset Commission. The Texas State Library and Archives Commission will update this page as more detailed information is available.

August 1, 2005: Final review of the Sunset Self Evaluation Report (SER) by the Library and Archives Commission.

August 19, 2005: Sunset Self Evaluation Report submitted to Sunset Commission.

January 25, 2006: Sunset Commission approves the Review Schedule and Meeting Schedule.

March 15, 2006 to September 2006: Sunset Commission staff reviews SER, gathers input, and prepares the staff report.

September 20, 2006: Sunset Commission staff issues the staff report.

October 13, 2006: Due date to submit comments regarding Sunset Staff Report.

November 14-15, 2006: Sunset Commission holds a public hearing regarding the staff report.

December 12-13, 2006: Sunset Commission deliberates and makes decisions.

January 2007: Report to 80th Legislature on all agencies subject to sunset review in FY07.

January 9, 2007 to May 28, 2007: 80th Legislature considers Sunset Commission recommendations.

September 1, 2007: Probable effective date of legislation passed by 80th Legislature.


information as of 10-11-2006

Additional Resources

Download the entire Self Evaluation Report (pdf)

Texas Sunset Advisory Commission Web site


Page last modified: June 8, 2011