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Senate Committee on Finance - 8th R.S. (1859)

Committee Members
Jesse Grimes, Chair
E.A. Blanch
John Dickinson
Abram Morris Gentry
Martin D. Hart
Claiborne Caleb Herbert
Archibald C. Hyde
Elisha Lott
Steward Alexander Miller
Benjamin Franklin Neal
Mark Milton Potter
Alexis Theodore Rainey
Fletcher Summerfield Stockdale
James Webb Throckmorton
  • Inquire what amount of funds may be used from unexpended appropriations on deposit in the Treasury for public use.*

Charge pursuant to SR by Erath adopted 1/26/1861. No mention of standing committee appointments in 1st C.S. so assumption is standing committee membership from R.S. continued (Lieutenant Governor appointed 8th Leg., R.S., standing committee members 11/9/1859). Report issued by Grimes, designated as chair.
Hart added 11/15/1859, Potter and Throckmorton added 2/9/1860 (Senate Journal, 8th R.S., pp. 54, 520).
Miller added 1/22/1861 (Senate Journal, 8th Extra Session, pp. 5-6).
Neal and Branch [sic: Blanch] added 3/21/1861, Herbert and Stockdale added 3/23/1861 (Senate Journal, 8th Adjourned, pp. 116, 120).

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

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