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House Committee on State Cultural and Recreational Resources - 78th R.S. (2003)

Committee Members
Harvey Hilderbran, Chair
Charlie Geren, Vice Chair
Dawnna Dukes, Chair - Budget & Oversight
Kevin Bailey
Byron Cook
Edmund Kuempel
Larry Phillips
Charges
• Actively study the rules, regulations and statutes which govern Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the department's responsibilities.
• Review, for the purpose of safety, the discharges of fire arms for hunting and recreational shooting in our state-owned river beds.
• Review the missions and goals of the Texas Commission on the Arts, the Texas Historical Commission, and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and consider possible consolidation.
• Research heritage, cultural, recreational and historical tourism programs this state is involve din and explore new ways to promote and improve tourism in the state.
• Research the regulation and control of scenic by-ways and billboards.
• Monitor the agencies and programs under the committee's jurisdiction.

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