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House Committee on State Hospitals and Special Schools - 53rd R.S. (1953)

Committee Members
Virginia Duff, Chair
Richard S. Stark, Vice Chair
Bill R. Andis
Anita Blair
Ellis D. Carter
William Chambers
Doug Crouch
Eligio de la Garza
Jack Fisk
Curtis Ford, Jr.
W.W. Glass
Bill 'Jitterbug' Henderson
Charles Hughes
Maud Isaacks
Don Kennard
Grainger W. McIlhany
William E. Osborn
Wilbur W. Perry
Maurice S. Pipkin
Joe Pool
Harold Seay
Ed Sheridan
Russell H. Weaver
Charges
• Visit the School for the Deaf, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Austin State School, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Gatesville State School for Boys, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Terrell State Hospital, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Corsicana State Orphans Home and the Mexia State Home and School, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Abilene State Hospital, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Crockett State School for Colored Girls, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Kerrville State Home, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Rusk State Hospital, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the East Texas Tuberculosis Sanatorium, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the San Antonio State Hospital, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Big Spring State Hospital, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Wichita Falls State Hospital, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Austin Farm Colony, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Weaver H. Baker Tuberculosis Sanatorium, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the McKnight Tuberculosis Sanatorium, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Texas Confederate Home for Women, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the State Hog Farm, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Texas Confederate Home for Men, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*
• Visit the Gainesville State School for Girls, examine and inquire into their conditions and needs, and report to the House; may also make recommendations.*

Note:
Jack Fisk (Member) resigned 3/9/1954. Maud Isaacks and Don Kennard (Members) appointed 3/15/1954.

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

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