The Texas State Legislative Board -BLET consists of the Board Chairman, 1st Vice Chairman, 2nd Vice Chairman and the Secretary- Treasurer. The Executive Committee elected officers shall service at the Board for a four year term. The Executive Committee shall be the Board between regular four year convention. We are a unit of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainman which is part of the Teamsters Rail Conference, International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
It shall be the duty of the Chairman to keep informed on all Legislative matters of interest to labor, the work being done by other state and federal labor Legislative Boards, and in every way possible protect and advance the interest of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainman in accordance with the principles and policies of this Board. He shall represent the TXSLB at the Texas State Capitol during sessions of the State Legislature.
1st Vice Chairman
The 1st Vice Chairman will assume the duties in the absence of the Chairman, if the need arises. He will update and maintain the TXSLB web site. The 1st Vice Chairman will perform all duties assigned by the Executive Board.
2nd Vice Chairman
The 2nd Vice Chairman will assume the duties of the 1st Vice Chairman at a time the 1st Vice Chairman is vacant.
The Secretary-Treasurer shall take care of the records and all monies accountable by the TXSLB including any and all financial responsibilities Including all Government Financial Reporting.
Alt. 2nd Vice Chairman
The Alt. 2nd Vice Chairman will assume the duties of 2nd Vice Chairman at the time the 2nd Vice Chairman is vacant.
The Alt Secretary-Treasure will assume the duties of the Secretary-Treasure at the time the Secretary-Treasure is vacant.
The Trustees shall review and verify the books per BLET Bylaws LBR section 11 monthly.