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Legislation authored by Joe Lee Hensley

Includes legislation with Joe Lee Hensley as the primary author for the 34th through 55th 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.

55th Regular Session
HB 111 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code by increasing the maximum punishment which may be assessed for simple assault and assault and battery.
HB 112 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code by removing the provision making the suspended sentence act applicable to murder cases.
HB 113 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by increasing the minimum punishment which may be assessed for murder; increasing the maximum punishment which may be assessed for murder when committed without malice aforethought.
HB 114 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to further prescribing the qualifications of directors of Bexar Metropolitan Water District by providing that each director shall be a resident qualified elector of Bexar County, Texas, and the owner of taxable property within the area comprising the district.
HB 258 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to changing the name and designation of the Special 37th Judicial District of Bexar County, Texas, to the 131st Judicial District of Bexar County, Texas.
HB 259 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing business records to be reproduced by photographic, photostatic or miniature photographic process; providing for the disposal of the original record; providing for the admissibility in evidence of such reproduced records.
HB 363 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code so as to provide that any parent shall be criminally liable under the provisions of this Act, for desertion, neglect, and refusal to provide for the support and maintenance of his or her child or children, so long as such child or children are under the age of eighteen years.
HB 503 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating the County Court at Law No. 3 of Bexar County.
HB 521 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code relative to permits for the killing of wild birds and animals to prevent depredation, by adding provisions relative to the disposition of carcasses of deer killed under authority of such permits; providing a penalty.
HB 530 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee
Caption: Relating to prescribing the annual license fee for the registration of a motor vehicle owned and operated by a nonprofit, service organization and designed, constructed and used primarily for promotion, demonstration or parade purposes, where such vehicle is not licensed for registration under other laws of this State.
HB 574 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Election Code to revise the election laws of this State.
HB 771 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes to authorize a defendant convicted of a misdemeanor in certain courts to apply for and receive a suspension of judgment and sentence, and probation and parole, in a designated manner.
HJR 43 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to authorize Courts having original criminal jurisdiction to suspend the imposition or execution of judgment or sentence, in both misdemeanor and felony cases, and to place the defendant on probation and to reimpose such judgment or sentence, under such conditions as the Legislature may prescribe.
55th 1st Called Session
HB 35 Author: Hensley, Jr., Joe Lee | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code pertaining to prescribing or limiting certain methods, means or manner of taking wildlife resources applicable in Bexar County.