Formerly the Legislative Committee, the Public Policy Committee is charged with identifying and monitoring proposed legislation and regulatory changes, to evaluate the impact on the real estate industry, and formulate the association’s legislative agenda with input from the leadership, membership, and committee members.

Committee members serve on six legislative subcommittees:

  • Business Issues
  • Commercial
  • Infrastructure and Utilities
  • Land Use and Development
  • Property Management
  • Taxation

What’s New

The Public Policy Committee has identified a wide variety of real estate-related issues for the 85th legislative session. Visit the Legislative Affairs page to view TAR’s Legislative Priorities for the 85th Texas Legislature.


  • All members are chosen by the TAR Leadership Team
  • 1-year term
  • 15 members
  • Includes the Chairmen and Vice Chairman and Liaison of this committee plus the Chair and Vice Chair of the six subcommittees