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Legislation authored by Brownrigg Hefferron Dewey

Includes legislation with Brownrigg Hefferron Dewey as the primary author for the 34th through 57th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not complete for the 43rd through 45th Legislatures or for sessions prior to the 34th.

57th Regular Session
HB 1 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to fixing the salaries, per diem and mileage of Members of the Legislature, pursuant to the provisions of Section 24 of Article III of the Constitution of Texas.
HB 48 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making Uniform the Law of Partnership.
HB 149 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to defining State University-owned land as used in Foundation School Program Act to include certain land owned and used by the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas.
HB 151 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to providing that persons engaged in the gathering and dissemination of news through a newspaper, radio or television station or press association shall not be required to disclose the source of information in the course of their employment in legal proceedings, proceedings before state departments or agencies, the Legislature and its committees, or before any county or municipal body, officer, or committee thereof.
HB 152 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Law providing for the appointment of members of the Board of Directors of the Brazos River Authority by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate.
HB 153 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Election Code to require annual exemption certificates for all voters who are exempt from the payment of a poll tax.
HB 154 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to limiting the number of ex-students on the governing boards of wholly State-supported academic institutions of higher education.
HB 155 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Election Code relating filing fees and expenses charged candidates for nomination for State Representative or State Senator for primary elections.
HB 620 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Probation and Parole Law of 1957 permitting the use of probation in misdemeanor cases.
HB 910 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Election Code of Texas making procedure relative to certain meetings of, and the delivery of rosters of delegates by State Executive Committees consistent.
HB 911 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Election Code of Texas establishing the order the various columns are to appear on the official ballot, and the order of the names of candidates running for the same office are to appear.
HB 924 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act increasing the House membership on the Legislative Budget Board.
HB 958 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to jury wheels.
HJR 20 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide that the Governor shall serve for a term of four years and shall be ineligible to succeed himself in office.
HJR 27 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide that three (3) months residence within a county satisfies the residence requirement for voting, and that a voter who removes from his county of residence may vote absentee there until he establishes three (3) months residence in another.
HJR 28 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas relating to time of payment of poll tax before offering to vote.
HJR 29 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to empower the Legislature to provide for voting in adjacent counties when election officials in a voter's county of residence fail to hold an election.
HJR 50 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to permit the use of probation in misdemeanor cases.
56th Regular Session
HB 81 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to limiting the number of ex-students on the governing boards of wholly state-supported academic institutions of higher education.
HB 115 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Election Code to require the filing of results of primary election returns with the County Clerk by precincts in a book to be kept by the County Clerk for that purpose.
HB 116 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to providing a general registration system for voters and to require registration as a prerequisite for voting at all elections; providing for the effective date.
HB 117 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Election Code relative to the state executive committee of political parties; changing the composition and method of selection of the state executive committee of parties which are required to hold primary elections.
HB 131 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to providing that land owned by the State of Texas which is devoted to the use of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas is included within the meaning of the term "State University-owned land".
HB 132 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court of Brazos County.
HB 292 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to the inspection and standard setting of county jails.
HB 825 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relating to the rate of tax on natural gas; providing an effective date.
HJR 10 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Proposing an amendment repealing a provision of the State Constitution making the payment of a poll tax a qualification of an elector; requiring the Legislature to pass a general registration law for voters; providing for the necessary election, proclamation and publication by the Governor.
HJR 21 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Proposing an amendment abolishing the state ad valorem tax provided for public school purposes and to provide that any deficit in the available school fund may be met by appropriation from general funds of the State.
HJR 43 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny" | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment providing for apportionment of the State into judicial districts by the Legislature at stated intervals; creating the Judicial Redistricting Board to make such apportionment if the Legislature fails to do so.
56th 1st Called Session
HB 4 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relative to the rate of tax on natural gas; providing an effective date.
HB 33 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to the election of members of the State Executive Committees of political parties.
HB 34 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to the election of members of the State Executive Committee.
HB 67 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to validating the organization and creation of Brazos County Water Control and Improvement District, No. 1, Big Creek, of Brazos County, Texas.
55th Regular Session
HB 96 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts relative to Workmen's Compensation Insurance for certain employees of the institutions and agencies under the direction or government of the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas, so as to define the term "Workman".
HB 106 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to abolishing absentee voting.
HB 107 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending the Election Code of the State of Texas to require annual exemption certificates for all voters who are exempt from the payment of a poll tax.
HB 935 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts relating to the leasing by the Board of Directors of the A & M College of Texas for oil, gas, etc., to the highest bidder at public auction certain lands under its control.
HJR 16 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas requiring the Legislature to apportion the State into congressional districts at its first regular session after the publication of each United States decennial census, and providing for a Board to make such apportionments in the event the Legislature fails to do so.
55th 2nd Called Session
HB 6 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to providing funds to pay the salaries, per diem, and other expenses of the Fifty-fifth Legislature by transferring One Hundred and Twenty Thousand Dollars ($120,000) from the emergency appropriation previously made to the Governor's Office; amending the Act creating the Operator's and Chauffeur's License Fund; amending the Texas Unemployment Compensation Act in relation to uses of the Unemployment Compensation Special Administration Fund.
54th Regular Session
HB 150 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to apportioning the State of Texas into Congressional Districts, naming the counties composing the same, and providing for the election of a member of the Congress of the United States from each district.
HB 392 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to amending and revising the Election Code of the State of Texas; repealing certain statutes relating to elections; providing an effective date; providing for severability.
HB 597 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to authorizing and empowering the Board of Directors of the Texas Agricultural and Mechanical College System to execute leases and grant easement for rights-of-way for electric and pipe lines, irrigation canals and laterals, electric substations, pumping stations, loading racks, tank farms and other structures and for highways and roadways on or across any lands under the control of the Board of Directors of the Texas Agricultural and Mechanical College System;prescribing the penalty for failure to obtain a proper easement.
HB 629 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to providing a travel per diem allowance, partial per diem travel allowances, out-of-state travel allowance, and a transportation allowance for state officers and employees; prescribing the conditions under which they shall be paid and the manner of their payment; defining certain terms; providing for recovery of over-payments; establishing penalties and excepting certain persons from the provisions of this Act or portions thereof; containing a non-separability clause.
HB 636 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to authorizing and empowering the Board of Directors of the Texas A & M College to levy a regular student fee for the purpose of operating, maintaining and improving the Texas A&M College Memorial Student Center at the A&M College of Texas; fixing the amount of the fee; providing the purpose for which said fee shall be used; placing the control of the fees in the hands of the Board of Directors of the Texas A&M College.
53rd Regular Session
HB 596 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to apportioning the State of Texas into Congressional Districts, naming the counties and parts thereof composing the same, and providing for the election of a member of the Congress of the United States from each district; providing the effective date of this Act.
HB 731 Author: Dewey, Jr., Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny"
Caption: Relating to repealing certain statutes providing for the creation of the 143rd Judicial District Court.