Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Margaret Wallace
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.160
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-1393

Committee Members

Chair

House Member Rep. Gutierrez

Rep. Gutierrez,
Roland

Vice Chair

House Member Rep. Blanco

Rep. Blanco,
César

 

House Member Rep. Arévalo

Rep. Arévalo,
Diana

 

House Member Rep. Cain

Rep. Cain,
Briscoe

 

House Member Rep. Flynn

Rep. Flynn,
Dan

 

House Member Rep. Lambert

Rep. Lambert,
Stan

 

House Member Rep. Wilson

Rep. Wilson,
Terry M.

Jurisdiction:

       Sec. 9.  DEFENSE AND VETERANS' AFFAIRS.  The committee shall
  have seven  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.