COMMITTEE:   Culture, Recreation & Tourism 

TIME & DATE: 2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 

PLACE:       E1.010 
CHAIR:       Rep. Ryan Guillen 


HB 1242       Howard | et al.
Relating to replacing "Confederate Heroes Day" with "Civil War Remembrance Day" as a state holiday.

HB 1979       Phelan
Relating to a bag limit exemption for certain participants in certain fishing tournaments in Chambers, Jefferson, Galveston, Hardin, Newton, and Orange Counties.

HB 2968       Guillen
Relating to the Alamo preservation fund and the establishment of an Alamo preservation fund advisory committee.

HB 3842       Smithee
Relating to an agreement to finance and build a conference center and other appropriate facilities in or near a state park.

HB 4064       White, James
Relating to restrictions applicable to young hunters of white-tailed deer during a special open season.

HCR 62        Springer
Designating Nocona as the official Classic Car Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2015.

HCR 64        Murr
Designating Llano as the official Deer Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2015.

HCR 75        Thompson, Senfronia
Encouraging the State Preservation Board and the director of the Bullock Texas State History Museum to establish a museum of Texas music history as a permanent and integral program within the Bullock Museum.

HCR 80        Peņa
Petitioning Congress to provide funding for repairs to the Battleship Texas.

HCR 93        King, Susan
Designating Abilene as the official Storybook Capital of Texas.

HCR 94        Springer
Urging the U.S. Congress to designate the Chisholm Trail and the Great Western Trail as National Historic Trails.

HCR 81        Peņa | et al.
Expressing support for the placement of a monument to Lorenzo de Zavala on the grounds of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission building.




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