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COMMITTEE:   Defense & Veterans' Affairs 

TIME & DATE: 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 

PLACE:       E1.026 
CHAIR:       Rep. Roland Gutierrez 


HB 1483       Landgraf
Relating to the designation of State Highway 191 in Ector County as the Chris Kyle Memorial Highway.

HB 890        Geren
Relating to providing information to the public and to purchasers of real property regarding the impact of military installations.

HB 865        Blanco | et al.
Relating to establishing a veterans services coordinator for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and a veterans rehabilitation dorm program for certain state jail defendants confined by the department.

HB 1641       Hefner | et al.
Relating to the issuance of specially marked driver's licenses and personal identification certificates to disabled veterans.

HB 1802       Blanco
Relating to a community outreach campaign to increase awareness of veterans benefits and services.

HCR 45        White
Urging Congress to bestow the Congressional Medal of Honor on Doris "Dorie" Miller for his heroism during World War II.

HCR 56        Shine | et al.
Recognizing Texas as a Purple Heart State.

HB 2007       Cosper | et al.
Relating to the licensing and regulation of certain military dentists and dental hygienists who provide voluntary charity dental or dental hygiene care.




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