Study on Disabled Veteran Contracts

(Senate Interim Study 17-44)



SUBJECT:                   First Meeting

MEETING DATE:         Tuesday, November 7, 2017

MEETING TIME:          1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION:                 Room 535, State Capitol Building




1.         Welcome & Introductions

2.      Statistics on Disabled Veteran Contracts with the State of Oklahoma State Senate: Ferris Barger, Director, State of Oklahoma Purchasing

3.        Benefits of Contracts with the State to Disabled Veterans: Gadget Soule, Commander, Disabled American Veterans of Tulsa with Craig Vance

4.         Presentation regarding Ready Services Mechanical, LLC of Tulsa: Senator Matthews

5.         Michael Bridges, Owner, Graphic Design Company of Tulsa

4.         Wrap Up and Adjournment


Veterans & Military Affairs Committee Members:

Senator Frank Simpson, Chair

Senator Larry Boggs, Vice-Chair

Senator Mark Allen

Senator Randy Bass

Senator Randy Bass

Senator JJ Dossett

Senator Joe Newhouse

Senator Adam Pugh

Senator Anthony Sykes


Study Requested By:

Senator Kevin Matthews



November 7, 2017