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House Committee on Environmental Affairs - 65th R.S. (1977)

Committee Members
Bill Sullivant, Chair
Elmer Martin, Vice Chair
Ronald C. Bird
Frank Collazo, Jr.
Bill Coody
Robert C. 'Frank' Gaston
Forrest Green
James E. "Pete" Laney
Tom Martin
Carlyle Smith
Ed R. Watson
Charges
• A study of developing federal policies regarding park development, and explore a multigovernmental approach to park development and operation.
• A study of the saltwater fishing industry in order to enhance the environment for the production, harvesting, and marketing of aquatic products and to safeguard the Texas fishing and tourist industries.
• Oversight responsibility of agency expenditures and related transactions. This function shall encompass a review and monitoring of all appropriations-related actions of those agencies assigned to this committee for appropriative purposes during the 65th Regular Session of the Legislature, to wit:
Air Control Board
General Land Office and Veterans' Land Board
Parks and Wildlife Department
Board of Managers of Texas State Railroad
• A study of the public and private involvements in resource recovery operations.

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