The Legislative Affairs Committee
The Legislative Affairs Committee serves as a research and advisory committee for the Garland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Its primary purpose is to monitor governmental matters that could impact the community or local business, present recommendations to the Chamber's Board of Directors, and to assist in the initiation of the appropriate action.
The committee will also create and recommend the Chamber's state and federal legislative agendas. The Legislative Affairs Committee is a non-partisan organization and shall neither endorse candidates for public office nor political parties.
The Legislative Affairs Committee meets monthly and hosts an annual breakfast.
Additional Legislative Resources
- U.S. House of Representatives
- House Document Repository
- U.S. Senate
- Thomas Legislative Information
- U.S. Government Information
- State of Texas
- Texas Governor’s Office
- Texas Senate
- Texas House of Representatives
- Texas Legislature Online
- Calendar of Important Dates
"Let me help you discover innovative business services."
I direct the development and operational areas of the Chamber to carry out the organization's mission to be a catalyst for positive change in our community. Call me if I can help you cultivate relationships or discover services and programs to help achieve your business's mission.
President (469) 326-7474 Karina.Olivares@garlandchamber.com
Garland Chamber Awarded with 5-Star Accreditation
The Garland Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that after a comprehensive self-review, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has awarded us with 5-Star Accreditation. This prestigious honor puts us among the top 1% of chambers nationwide. Thank you for your support of our organization. We are honored to be recognized for our service to the Garland business community.
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