Senate Committee on Textbooks and The University of Texas, Investigation, Special and Interim - 48th R.S. (1943)

Committee Members


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Appointed by Lieutenant Governor 2/16/1943, pursuant to SR 35. Report printed in Senate Journal, 48th Legislature, 5/11/1943, p. 1121, indicating Metcalfe as Chairman. Continued for interim by SR 103. Vernon Lemens (Member) resigned and Wardlow Lane appointed, 5/11/1943.

During the interim, Penrose Metcalfe, committee chair, called the committee to investigate issues at the University of Texas.
Attorney General Grover Sellers issued an opinion, O-6276, finding the SR 35 and SR 103 did give the committee the authority to investigate the University of Texas controversy.

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