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District 3 Committee Assignments

COMMITTEE Member/Chair Appointing Creating Authority Purpose
Alternative Dispute Resolution Steering Committee Member Created by Commissioners Court To review all options for improving and expanding the delivery of alternative dispute resolution services in Dallas County.
Bail Bond Board Member Statute allows the Judge to serve or to name a Commissioner. If neither option 1 or 2 is selected, the Court may appoint someone else. To monitor and regulate bail bond activity.
Behavioral Health Leadership Team Chair Created by Commissioners Court To examine the current service delivery system and recommend changes, analyze current funding inequities and establish a plan to advocate both additional program funding and funding for the identification of best practices/system design research.
Civil Service Commission Chair Statue allows the Commissioners Court to appoint three members for a two-year term. To make and enforce rules relating to the selection and classification of employees, promotions, seniority, tenure, lay-offs, dismissals and disciplinary actions and to conduct grievance hearings.
NCTCOG Aviation Transportation Advisory Committee Memberr NCTCOG created committee with the Commissioners Court naming County’s representative. To help develop aviation within region.
County Judges & Commissioners Association Member Statewide association in which all court members may participate. To address statewide issues.
Dallas County Housing Finance Corportation Vice-Chair Created by Court Order To issue long-term debt for selected housing programs.
Dallas (City) Housing Acquisition and Development Corporation (DHADC) Member City of Dallas created committee per statue. Commissioners Court appoints County’s representative. To coordinate the sale of foreclosed property to non-profits for redevelopment.
Delinquent Tax Collection Selection Committee Chair Created by Commissioners Court To review and monitor the performance of delinquent tax collections contract.
East Corridor I-30 to US 80-Design Member Appointed at the request of TxDOT To support the TXDOT East-Corridor I-20 to US80 Transportation Study.
Jail Population Committee Chair Created by Commissioners Court To review and monitor trends in jail population and develop methods to control or manage its impact.
Jail Sanitation and Maintenance Committee Chair Created by Commissioners Court To review jail conditions, identify obstacles to jail compliance and develop/monitor efforts to remove any obstacles.
Juvenile Board Vice-Chair Statue creates Board, names the County Judge as on board member and has Commissioners Court appoint another member. To oversee the operation of the Juvenile Department and carry out specific actions as allowed by statue.
Loop 9 Policy Advisory Group Member Commissioners Court appoints County’s representative. To help develop an alignment for Loop 9.
National Association of Counties Member National Association in which all Court members can participate. County is entitle to four voting delegates; these are determined by Commissioners Court. To advance the interests of counties on a national level.
Public Health Advisory Committee Chair Created by Commissioners Court To work with Local cities on the identification of public health issues, the development of related priorities and the coordination of public health services and activities.
Regional Outer Loop/Rail Bypass Stakeholder Roundtable Member Commissioners Court appoints County’s representative To help develop a multi-use regional network of transportation routes that will incorporate existing and new highways, railways and utility right-of-ways.
Tax Association of Counties Member Statewide association. Any Court Member may attend. To provide services and assistance to Texas Counties and county officials and to represent county interests in the legislative process.