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House Committee on Texas Ports, Innovation and Infrastructure, Select - 85th R.S. (2017)

Committee Members
Joe D. Deshotel, Chair
Dennis Paul, Vice Chair
Wayne Faircloth
Craig Goldman
Tracy O. King
Geanie Morrison
René O. Oliveira
Lina Ortega
Dade Phelan
Kevin Roberts
Justin Rodriguez
Charges
• Review Texas ports' infrastructure including inland borders and border ports of entry.
• Analyze changes to the global trade landscape and the preparedness of Texas ports and border ports of entry to capitalize on those changes.
• Identify the near- and long-term challenges facing Texas ports and border points of entry and propose solutions to address those needs.

Note:
Appointed by Speaker Joe Straus 2/9/2017, pursuant to Rule 1, Section 16, House Rules (Proclamation, Speaker Joe Straus, 2/9/2017).

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