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Senate Committee on State Affairs - 67th R.S. (1981)

Committee Members
Ray Farabee, Chair
Glenn Kothmann, Vice Chair
Betty Andujar
Roy Blake, Sr.
Chet Brooks
Kent A. Caperton
Lloyd Doggett
Ike Harris
Ed Howard
Peyton McKnight
Bill Meier
Jack Ogg
Mike Richards
Charges
• Study legislative options for responding to crowding in Texas prisons.*
• Study the public retirement systems in Texas; the study shall include an evaluation of the actuarial soundness of the major public retirement systems; the committee shall also develop a reference manual of basic information on public retirement systems in Texas for the use of the Legislature.
• Study the advisability of changing the homestead exemption provision of the constitution to allow a homeowner to negotiate for a loan secured by an encumbrance on his homestead.

Note:
No final report was issued.
Charged by SR 811 and SR 774.

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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