Board for Lease: Texas Department of Criminal Justice
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Board for Lease: Texas Department of Criminal Justice


The Board for Lease, Texas Department of Criminal Justice was created to lease land owned by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ). The Board is composed of three members. The Commissioner of the Texas General Land Office serves as Chairwoman of the Board and is joined by the Chairman of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice. The Chairman of TDCJ may appoint the head of the TDCJ department responsible for land management to serve on the Board in his/her place. The third member of the Board is a citizen appointed by the Governor, with the advice and consent of the Senate. The citizen member serves a term of two years.

Board meetings are held as necessary and are open to the public. As of 2005, Board meetings are webcast live, as well as archived for later viewing.

Board meeting agendas are posted in the Texas Register and can be accessed via the Texas Secretary of State website. Agenda must be posted seven working days prior to a Board meeting.

Upcoming Meeting

Zoom Webinar:
Feb 17, 2022 02:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Please click the link below to join the webinar:


Passcode: 789999


Or One tap mobile :

    US: +13462487799,,89115892518#  or +12532158782,,89115892518#


Or Telephone:

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Webinar ID: 891 1589 2518

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  • Dawn Buckingham, M.D., Chairwoman // January 2023 - Present
  • Billy Hirsch
  • Erin Lunceford // March 2017 – September 1 2017