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Committee: House Defense and Veterans' Affairs
Title: Interim Report - Texas Legislative Medal of Honor
Subjects: Texas Legislative Medal of Honor |
Library Call Number: L1836.84 M466
Session: 84th R.S. (2015)
Online version: View report [44 pages]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Conduct a joint study on the nomination and selection process for the award of the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor. The study must evaluate: (1) the military tradition for a medal of honor and methods to ensure that the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor upholds that military tradition; (2) how a service member is nominated and methods to ensure that the service member is nominated based only on the merit of the service performed by the service member; and (3) a process by which the adjutant general may evaluate the qualifications of nominees for the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor.
Committee: Senate Veteran Affairs and Military Installations
Title: Interim Report - Texas Legislative Medal of Honor
Subjects: Texas Legislative Medal of Honor |
Library Call Number: L1836.84 M466
Session: 84th R.S. (2015)
Online version: View report [44 pages]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Conduct a joint study on the nomination and selection process for the award of the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor. The study must evaluate: (1) the military tradition for a medal of honor and methods to ensure that the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor upholds that military tradition; (2) how a service member is nominated and methods to ensure that the service member is nominated based only on the merit of the service performed by the service member; and (3) a process by which the adjutant general may evaluate the qualifications of nominees for the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor.
Committee: House State, Federal and International Relations
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: House Committee on State, Federal, and International Relations, Texas House of Representatives interim report, 2002 : a report to the House of Representatives, 78th Texas Legislature.
Subjects: Base realignment and closure | Border economy | Border issues | Border transit corridors | Cemeteries | Military bases | Museums | Rural areas | Rural issues | Texas Legislative Medal of Honor | Tourism | Veterans | Veterans' health care |
Library Call Number: L1836.77 st30
Session: 77th R.S. (2001)
Online version: View report [111 pages  File size: 2,483 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Review the readiness of military installations and communities for possible base closings and realignment. Assess opportunities to attract new military units because of base closings in other states.
2. Review the state of tourism in rural Texas. Consider tourism products that are successful in rural Texas and those that hold the promise of greater success. Collaborate with local officials and state agencies involved in promoting tourism to design strategies for communities and entrepreneurs to increase tourist business.
3. Consult with and monitor state and federal agencies with duties related to commercial and personal traffic across the international border with Mexico. Make suggestions to improve the efficiency of border crossings without compromising security or crime detection operations.
4. Develop options for creating a museum of Texas music and music history.
5. Review the laws and procedures concerning the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor to assure that the award will remain an appropriate symbol of extraordinary merit for Texas veterans.
6. Actively monitor agencies and programs under the committee's oversight jurisdiction, including the state veterans medical facilities and, upon passage, implementation of the state veterans cemetery system.

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