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. 

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Self-Directed Semi-Independent Agency Project Act

Previous Sunset reports on this agency

  • 2002-2003 Review Cycle, 78th Legislative Session

Next Review Date: None

  • Last Review Cycle: 2012-2013 Review Cycle - 83rd Legislative Session

Sunset Documents for 2012-2013 Review Cycle, 83rd Legislative Session

Legislative Documents

Final Results of Last Sunset Review

The following material summarizes results of the 2012-2013 Sunset review of the Act.  The material includes provisions made through House Bill 1685 (83R).  For additional information see the Self-Directed Semi-Independent Agency Project Act Sunset Final Report with Legislative Action.

Continuation

  • Continues the SDSI Act, removing the Act’s project status and separate Sunset date.
  • Expands the data in the current reports required by agencies subject to the SDSI Act.

Oversight

  • Clarifies provisions of general law that do not conflict with SDSI status apply to the project agencies.
  • Clarifies that agencies subject to the Act must use the Comptroller to make all payments, except for direct payments to the Safekeeping Trust Company from each agency’s Trust Company account.
  • Requires agencies subject to the Act to remit all administrative penalties to General Revenue.
  • Requires agencies subject to the SDSI Act to pay the cost of their Sunset review.
  • Clarifies that authorized scholarship fees do not have to be remitted to the State.