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SCR 86, 64th Regular Session
Directing the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, in cooperation with the General Land Office, to seek acquisition of the federally-owned portion of Matagorda Island for the purpose of combining it with the state-owned portion to create a unique island state park of matchless beauty for the benefit of all Texans and to continue its ongoing program of providing state beach parks on our Gulf Coast Islands and Peninsulas; requesting that the Speaker of the House and Lieutenant Governor initiate the creation of a special joint committee to facilitate the acquisition of land necessary for a Matagorda Island state park and to recommend possible uses and development of the park; providing that official copies of this resolution be prepared for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, the General Land Commissioner, and all members of the Texas delegation to the United States Congress as an expression of the will of the 64th Legislature of the State of Texas.

Last action: Referred to Committee on Administration

Author: A.R. "Babe" Schwartz

Subjects:
GENERAL LAND OFFICE
MATAGORDA ISLAND
PARKS & WILDLIFE COMMISSION
Resolutions--Legislative Policy

Senate Committee: Administration ()

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