Senate Committee on Drug Study - 61st R.S. (1969)

Committee Members

Public members

  • Jimmy Allen, Vice Chair
  • Patricia Barnes
  • Ruth Cady
  • David Falcon
  • Aubrey Goodman
  • Mrs. Clint Murschison, Jr.
  • J. Robert Musslewhite
  • Norwood K. Richardson


  • Conduct public hearings and give intense study to the dangers involved in the continued increase in the availability of narcotics and dangerous drugs, by Texas high school and college age youth. The interim committee shall extend its attention to the chemical properties of narcotics and dangerous drugs, and their harmful physical and psychological effects. The committee shall also recommend a positive program for educating our youth concerning the properties of narcotics and dangerous drugs and their possible effect.


Charged by SR 311 and appointed by Lieutenant Governor pursuant to SR 626 (Senate Journal appendix, 61st Regular, p. 2325).

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