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Sanitary Legislation - 14th R.S. (1874)

Committee Members
Charles Bellinger Stewart, Chair
William Delaney
Astyanax M. Douglass
Gerald Alexander Foote
Thomas Miller Joseph
George Matthews
Alfred Middleton
John Stuart
William H. Trolinger
William Westfall
Charges
• Make effort in discovery of the causes and the means of prevention of diseases, particularly in regard to epidemic diseases.
• Ascertain and make due report to the next session of the Legislature what legislative measures may be useful or necessary in the sanitary interests of the country.

Note:
House members appointed by Speaker 4/23/1874, pursuant to resolution by Stewart of Montgomery; joint committee report 5/1/1874, including State Medical Assosciation report; John T. Stuart of Houston added 1/12/1875 (House Journal, 14th R.S., pp. 518-519, 632-640 and 14th 2nd R.S., p. 9).
Senate members appointed 4/25/1874, pursuant to concurrent resolution (Senate Journal, 14th R.S., pp. 481-482).

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