Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Amy Rister
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.160
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-1393

Committee Members

Chair

Flynn

Rep. Flynn,
Dan

Vice Chair

Tinderholt

Rep. Tinderholt,
Tony

 

Ashby

Rep. Ashby,
Trent

 

Hinojosa

Rep. Hinojosa,
Gina

 

Lopez

Rep. Lopez,
Ray

 

Lozano

Rep. Lozano,
J. M.

 

Ramos

Rep. Ramos,
Ana-Maria

 

Reynolds

Rep. Reynolds,
Ron

 

Romero

Rep. Romero,
Ramon

Jurisdiction:

Section 9. Defense and Veterans’ Affairs — The committee shall have
nine members, with jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:
(1) the relations between the State of Texas and the federal government involving defense, emergency preparedness, and veterans issues;
(2) the various branches of the military service of the United States;
(3) the realignment or closure of military bases;
(4) the defense of the state and nation, including terrorism response;
(5) emergency preparedness;
(6) veterans of military and related services; and
(7) the following state agencies: the Texas Military Department,
the Texas Veterans Commission, the Veterans’ Land Board, the Texas Military
Preparedness Commission, the Texas Division of Emergency Management, and
the Emergency Management Council.