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COMMITTEE:    Veteran Affairs & Border Security 

TIME & DATE:  10:00 AM, Wednesday, February 07, 2018 

PLACE:        San Antonio, Texas 
CHAIR:        Senator Donna Campbell 



The Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs and Border Security will meet at 10 a.m. at the following location:


Headquarters of Port San Antonio

Board Room

907 Billy Mitchell Blvd.

San Antonio, TX 78226


The committee will hear invited and public testimony on the following interim charges:


1) Military Installation: Identify opportunities to promote the strategic importance of military installations in Texas. Study the impact of the Aviation, Aerospace, & Defense manufacturing industry on the economic vitality of military installations and communities. Identify potential strategic partnerships between this industry and military communities which would enhance key strategic assets.


2) Military Youth Readiness: Evaluate the current readiness and fitness of Texas youth for entering military service over the next 5-10 years. Identify any additional economic impact to the state should youth not meet physical requirements or required academic performance.


Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per person. If submitting written testimony, please provide 15 copies to the committee clerk with your name on each copy.