COMMITTEE:    Veteran Affairs & Military Installations 

TIME & DATE:  1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 

PLACE:        2E.20 (Betty King Cmte. Rm.) 
CHAIR:        Senator Leticia Van de Putte 



To consider the following:


SB 10         Van de Putte           
Relating to employment, higher education, and state purchasing programs for veterans.

SB 162        Van de Putte | et al.  
Relating to the occupational licensing of members of the military and spouses of members of the military.

SB 229        Davis                  
Relating to an exception to the domicile requirement for issuance of a commercial driver's license for certain military personnel.

SB 242        Carona                 
Relating to the eligibility requirements for certain occupational licenses issued to applicants with military experience.

SB 442        Birdwell               
Relating to leave for certain veterans returning to state employment.

SB 1476       West                   
Relating to the creation of the veteran entrepreneur program by the Texas Veterans Commission.

SCR 17        Hinojosa               
Urging Congress to restore the presumption of a service connection for Agent Orange exposure to United States Navy and United States Air Force veterans who served on the inland waterways, in the territorial waters, and in the airspace of the Republic of Vietnam and to institute a presumption of connection to employment for civilians exposed to Agent Orange in their workplaces.



SB 1476


SB 10


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Bills added after last posting:

SB 10


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