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House Committee on Judiciary - 63rd R.S. (1973)

Committee Members
L. DeWitt Hale, Chair
Ben Z. Grant, Vice Chair
Andrew Z. Baker
Larry Bales
Ronald D. Coleman
C.C. 'Kit' Cooke
Woody Denson
Jerry "Nub" Donaldson
Charles Evans
Matt Garcia
W.S. 'Bill' Heatly
Don Henderson
Samuel Hudson III
Gene Jones
Robert 'Bob' Maloney
James Nowlin
Wayne Peveto
Pike Powers
Renal B. Rosson
Bill Sullivant
James S. 'Jim' Vecchio
Larry Vick
Craig A. Washington
Charges
• Continue the comprehensive study of the judicial system of the state, such study to include a comprehensive review of present procedures, case loads, and statistics of all courts, civil and criminal, in the state.
• Include in its study a comprehensive review of the structure, organization, procedures, and administration of the state judicial system and develop extensive programs for comprehensive judicial reform, directed toward improvements in the administration of justice through constitutional and statutory revision.
• Complete a Judicial Code to organize and govern the judicial branch of government in anticipation of the adoption by the Texas electorate of a new judiciary article to the Texas Constitution.
• Undertake a study of the administrative procedures utilized in the agencies of the State of Texas and promulgate recommendations for an administrative procedure act.

Note:
Interim charges by HSR 96.

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