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[ Media Contact: TPWD News, news@tpwd.texas.gov, 512-389-8030 ]
[ Additional Contacts: Richard Dennis, Office: 512.463.0688, Mobile: 512.573.9347, Richard.dennis@house.state.tx.us ]
Oct. 21, 2010
Recreational Boating Safety Hearing Oct. 29 in Austin
The Advisory Panel on Recreational Boating Safety will convene at 10 a.m. Oct. 29 in room E2.036 inside the capitol extension at 1400 Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas.
The meeting will include a panel discussion regarding proposed recommendations involving boating insurance, instructional video, and mandatory boating education for individuals born after 1971.
The hearing will be open to the public, and anyone is invited to attend. Additionally, comments for the panel to consider can be e-mailed to richard.dennis@house.state.tx.us.
The Advisory Panel on Recreational Boating Safety was established by House Bill 3108 of the 81st Legislature, authored by State Rep. Tan Parker and sponsored by Sen. Chris Harris. For more information, please contact the following:
Lance BruunChairman, Advisory Panel on Recreational Boating Safety361-884-8300
Richard DennisChief of Staff, Representative Tan Parker512-463-0688
Harold StoneDirector of Intergovernmental Affairs, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department512-389-4530