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House Committee on Licensing and Administrative Procedures - 81st R.S. (2009)

Committee Members
Edmund Kuempel, Chair
Senfronia Thompson, Vice Chair
Warren Chisum
Charlie Geren
Roland Gutierrez
Mike "Tuffy" Hamilton
Delwin Jones
José Menéndez
Chente Quintanilla
Charges
• Review the current training standards used for emergency telecommunications personnel, particularly evaluating their effectiveness in adequately training 911 operators.
• Examine the licensing and procedures involved with the regulation of motor vehicle manufacturers and distributors under the Occupations Code and the need for statutory revisions resulting from recent developments in the marketplace, motor vehicle manufacturer bankruptcies, and manufacturer practices and policies.
• Study all existing occupational licensing programs and determine their impact on consumers, competition, and the cost of services. Review and explore the extent to which new licensing programs are necessary.
• Monitor the agencies and programs under the committee's jurisdiction.

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