Job Vacancies

Policy Analyst (multiple entry-level positions): The Sunset Commission is seeking motivated, analytical, curious, and innovative individuals with a desire to help government work better. A policy analyst works as part of a team to conduct nonpartisan, objective evaluations of Texas state agencies.

Review Director: As a senior-level position, a Review Director works under the Deputy Director for Reviews to help guide the course of Sunset reviews of state agencies. 

If you are interested in applying, please visit the Jobs page of our website for details. 

2004-2005 Review Cycle

Summary of Sunset Legislation 79th Legislature (July 2005)

Report to the 79th Legislature (February 2005)

The 79th Legislature evaluated 29 agencies and five other entities under Sunset review, two of which were not subject to abolishment. Final action continued 21 entities, abolished two, and abolished and transferred four. The Legislature directed the Sunset Commission to continue evaluation of two agencies under review, the Texas Education Agency and the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, by extending their Sunset dates for only two years.

Agencies Continued in 2005

Agencies Abolished in 2005

Agencies Abolished with Functions Transferred in 2005

Agency Not Subject to Abolishment in 2005

Agency Removed From Review in 2005