Action Alert – TX Hearing Scheduled to Ban Alcoholic Energy Drinks



Action Alert

Dear Friend of Texans Standing Tall:

Your participation is needed!

This is first of what may be many Action Alerts we'll send about important actions you can take during this Session of the Texas Legislature to make alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs irrelevant in the lives of youth.

Testimony is needed this Tues. on H.B. 882 - the bill to ban caffeinated malt beverages.

They are inviting witnesses to give Testimony. If you are interested in submitting testimony written or in person, please contact Nicole ( and Alex (

When: This Tues, March 22
Time: 8am
Where: State Capitol, Room E2.012

Invitation from Rep. Carol Alvarado's office:
Texans Standing Tall,
House Bill 882 which bans caffeinated malt beverages will have its committee hearing on Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 8:05 in room E2.012. Please let me know if there are any other witnesses that would be willing to testify for this bill.
Luis A. Salguero
Office of State Representative Carol Alvarado
Austin, TX

Next Steps:
We'll be sending another Action Alert with instructions for Taking Action later this weekend. We first wanted you to get the hearing on your calendar so that you could make arrangements to attend. The bill is not as comprehensive as it could be and we will give you information about those details in the next email.

Texans Standing Tall

Texans Standing Tall
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Austin, Texas 78741
(512) 442-7501