Senate Committee on Penitentiary Investigating Committee - 34th R.S. (1915)
- Investigate business, financial, and commercial transactions of the Penitentiary system from January 1, 1913 to date.
SR 39 by McNealus and Westbrook called for Prison System investigation following charge by Governor James E. Ferguson of malfeasance by W.O. Stamps, Prison Commission member and the subsequent removal of Stamps by Ferguson from Prison Commission. Appointed by Lieutenant Governor on 5/27/1915. SR 41 by Nugent and McNealus extended powers of committee. Report not located in journals but separately published and filed with Secretary of the Senate 9/2/1915. Action by the Senate in S.J. of Tex., 35th Leg., R.S. 162 (1917) and S.J. of Tex., 35th Leg., R.S. 171 (1917) recommended adoption of report. Adoption of report not located in journals.
Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.