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Government Operations (Little Hoover Commission) - 64th R.S. (1975)

Committee Members
Bill Clayton, Vice Chair
Charles Evans
Bill Hollowell
Grant Jones
Peyton McKnight
William N. 'Bill' Patman
John Wilson
Bill Hobby, Chair
Alfred I. Davies
John Fainter
Herbert Frensley
Calvin R. Guest
Reagan Houston
Dr. June Hyer
R.J. Nunley
Harry M. Provence
Howard N. Richards
Mark White
Charges
• The committee shall:
(1) examine and evaluate the organization and methods of operation of the departments and agencies of state government;
(2) develop proposals for improving the structure and administration of state government in order to assure the delivery of governmental services at the lowest possible cost;
(3) recommend policies and programs to minimize creation of new departments and agencies of state government and to control the growth of existing departments and agencies; and
(4) recommend suspension of government programs and services that duplicate and exceed in cost those same services offered by private business.

Note:
Appointed by Speaker and Lieutenant Governor, pursuant to SB 319. Lieutenant Governor Bill Hobby (Chair), Speaker Bill Clayton (Vice-Chair).
Subcommittee membership information for all subcommittees except Corrections is from Notebook for Joint Advisory Committee on Government Operations, L1836.64 g746. Membership information for the Subcommittee on Corrections is from Report with recommendations to the Governor of Texas and members of the sixty-fifth Texas Legislature / Joint Advisory Committee on Government Operations, Subcommittee on Corrections , L1836.64 g746cr.

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