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Legislation authored by Roy Truett Latimer

Includes legislation with Roy Truett Latimer as the primary author for the 53rd through 57th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

57th Regular Session
HB 23 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act providing that the Members of the State Board of Insurance shall devote full time to their duties, and that shall be paid an annual salary plus actual expenses.
HB 341 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending Section 7 of Chapter 66, Acts of the 54th Legislature, relating to water permits of the West Central Texas Municipal Water Authority.
HB 342 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending Subsection (g) of Section 12 of Chapter 66, Acts of the 54th Legislature; adding a new Section with reference to assessment, equalization and collection of taxes, the due date and the interest and penalties thereon.
HB 343 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to determine the amount of land excess to the needs of the operation of the Abilene State School.
HB 345 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court in certain counties to purchase automobiles to be paid for out of county funds, and to be used by the County Commissioners in the discharge of their official business.
HB 346 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending the Insurance Code of the State of Texas providing for the compensation of certain residents agents in connection with group insurance plans written out of state.
HB 347 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending Sections 9 and 15 of Senate Bill No. 145, Chapter 487, Acts of the 54th Legislature, Regular Session, 1955 (codified as Article 2919e-2, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), relating to the Texas Commission on Higher Education.
HB 417 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to reorganizing the 32nd and the 104th Judicial Districts by removing Fisher County from the 104th Judicial District and adding Fisher County to the 32nd Judicial District and making certain other provisions relating thereto.
HB 603 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to repealing Chapter 192, Acts of the 55th Legislature, which provides for the appointment of an assistant district attorney for the district attorneys of the 42nd and 104th Judicial Districts.
HB 604 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to interchangeable jurors in counties of one hundred thousand (100,000) or more inhabitants.
HB 653 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act relating to making it an offense to knowingly make a false statements to obtain benefits under the employer's liability and workmen's compensation insurance laws and providing a penalty therefor.
HB 724 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for county wide elections in order for the majority of the electorate in certain counties to abolish the office of County Superintendent.
HB 882 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to bring or carry intoxicating beverages onto the boundaries of any State park; providing for the confiscation of such beverages and providing for a penalty for a violation hereof.
HB 907 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for a fifty percent (50%) reduction in the registration fee paid on trucks and trailers used exclusively in transportation of equipment engaged in conservation contracting.
HB 908 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to providing that directors, employees and engineers of West Central Texas Municipal District shall have the same authority as is conferred upon the directors, employees and engineers of water control and improvement districts.
HB 909 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act providing county wide elections in order for the majority of the electorate in certain counties to abolish the office of County Superintendent; providing if an office is abolished the County Judge shall perform the duties thereof.
HB 1100 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act relating to proration of natural gas by the Railroad Commission.
HJR 69 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide that bills for raising revenue may originate in either the House of Representatives or in the Senate.
HJR 79 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to repeal certain obsolescent, superfluous or unnecessary Sections.
HJR 80 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide that several amendments to the Constitution which amendments may deal with more than one (1) subject, may be submitted to the voters as one (1) proposition.
57th 1st Called Session
HB 129 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts to increase the rate of tax on beer.
57th 3rd Called Session
HB 50 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act relating to the validation of the incorporation, boundaries and governmental procedures of certain cities and towns; making the provisions of a certain Act inapplicable to certain cities and towns.
HB 51 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act relating to the validation of the incorporation, boundaries and governmental procedures of certain cities and towns; making the provisions of a certain Act inapplicable to certain cities and towns.
56th Regular Session
HB 79 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to requiring all meetings of all boards, commissions, committees of the Legislature, and all other agencies of the State, City, County or other political subdivision of the State to be open, with certain exceptions; making it unlawful to hold or participate in a closed meeting; providing for removal of officers from office; prescribing a penalty.
HB 95 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts defining the duties and responsibilities of the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools.
HB 153 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to requiring veterinarians to report certain contagious and infectious diseases of animals and domestic fowl to the Livestock Sanitary Commission of Texas and to inform the owner or caretaker of livestock or fowl which have died of anthrax or ornithosis to burn such animals or fowl as provided by law; providing a penalty for violation.
HB 203 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts by authorizing the Railroad Commission to consider the amount of crude petroleum oil transported into this State in determining the reasonable market demand of the State and to reasonably limit the amount of production of any person, association or persons or corporation using an excessive amount of such crude petroleum oil to hinder the determination in favor of its own production as against the production of any other person or producer; authorizing the Railroad Commission to reduce the production of any common purchaser imposing pipeline or purchaser prorationing.
HB 291 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control Act so as to prohibit the sale of beer at any time on Sunday or after 10:00 o'clock, p.m., on any other day.
HB 563 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Insurance Code to provide that agents licenses shall expire one year from the date of issue, and that an insurance company appointment of such agent will continue in effect until withdrawn and terminated by the company; providing that an insurance company appointment or a legal reserve life insurance agent shall continue in effect until terminated and withdrawn by the company; providing that local recording agents and solicitors licenses shall expire one year from date of issue, and providing for appointment of local recording agents by companies.
HB 662 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to the number of working hours per week for certain state employees; fixing the effective date of this act.
HB 886 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Texas Youth Council to accept gifts, grants, and donations of money, personal property, real property, or anything of value from any source, public or private, acceptable to the Texas Youth Council, subject to the approval of the Governor, for the purpose of locating new facilities and institutions or of improving and expanding existing institutions and facilities.
HB 910 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Insurance Code so as to provide that the members of the State Board of Insurance shall devote full time to their duties; providing for the removal of State Board of Insurance offices.
HB 984 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful except under the provisions of this Act for any person to hunt, take, kill or attempt to kill or possess, any game bird or game animal in Taylor County at any time; to take, kill or trap or attempt to take, kill or trap any fur-bearing animal in said County or to take, or attempt to take any fish or other aquatic life or marine animals from said County by any means or method; providing a penalty.
56th 1st Called Session
HB 11 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to broadening the purposes for which the Operator's and Chauffeur's License Fund may be used and providing for transfer of surplus funds to the General Revenue Fund.
56th 2nd Called Session
HB 57 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to validating Taylor County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1.
HB 69 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of Taylor County to purchase, build, construct, and equip buildings and other permanent improvements to be used as a coliseum and auditorium.
56th 3rd Called Session
HB 46 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to creating a special court for Taylor County, Texas, to be known as the Taylor County Court of Domestic Relations, and fixing its jurisdiction.
55th Regular Session
HB 77 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for organized driver education for pupils in the public free schools of Texas who have attained a certain age and the inclusion of allocations for professional driver education teacher units in the Foundation School Program Act.
HB 158 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of eighty-nine thousand dollars, or so much thereof as my be necessary, to the State Board of Water Engineers for the purpose of financing research in reservoir evaporation control.
HB 324 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by giving county school trustees power to annex one or more rural high school districts having less than two hundred and fifty scholastic population to a common school district having four hundred or more scholastic population or to an independent school district having two hundred and fifty or more scholastic population.
HB 465 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to promoting the educational facilities of the people of the State of Texas by establishing an additional alternative method of financing the construction and improvement of public school buildings and their equipment and furnishings through the creation of the State Public School Building Authority.
HB 800 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts relating to the number of working hours per week for certain state employees.
HB 801 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing and empowering the Board of Control to sell, trade, or otherwise dispose of certain specified real estate owned by the State of Texas in the City of Austin in such manner as may be most advantageous to the interests of the state.
HB 820 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing the appointment of an assistant district attorney for the district attorneys of the 42nd Judicial District, and the 104th District, respectively.
HB 919 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing for hospitalization and medical and surgical care for members of the military forces of this State who shall be wounded, disabled, or injured, or who shall contract disease or illness in line of duty while in the service of this State.
HB 953 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to making a remission of State ad valorem school taxes to Commissioners Precinct No. 1 of Taylor County.
HJR 1 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas so as to provide for annual Sessions of the Legislature.
HJR 40 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide for the establishment of a State Public School Building Authority created for the purpose of constructing, improving, maintaining and operating public school buildings and facilities and furnishing and equipping the same for use as public schools as a part of the public school system of the State.
HJR 46 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas changing the provisions relative to division of counties into commissioners precincts by providing that the commissioners court of each county shall make the division in such manner as may be prescribed by law.
55th 1st Called Session
HB 18 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts; creating West Central Texas Municipal Water District by correcting the name.
HB 34 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the purchasing of departmental supplies for state schools, eleemosynary institutions and departments by the Board of Control.
54th Regular Session
HB 68 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to defining and regulating the activities of a "Life Insurance Counselor"; providing exceptions; to provide that contracts between a Life Insurance Counselor and any person, firm or corporation shall be in writing for enforceability; to provide a penalty for violation of the Act.
HB 407 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district comprising the territory contained within the Cities of Abilene, Albany, Anson, and Breckenridge, to be known as the "West Central Texas Municipal Water District," for the purpose of providing a source of water supply for municipal, domestic, industrial, and mining uses and processing and transporting the same.
HB 466 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain land located near Abilene State Hospital in Taylor County, Texas, for cash at public sale under certain conditions; providing that said land shall be sold with a reservation of one-half (1/2) of the minerals; authorizing the Executive Director of said Board to execute and deliver the necessary conveyance to be approved by the Attorney General; providing the proceeds from each sale to go the General Revenue Fund.
HB 716 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code by raising the maximum penalty for simple assault or for assault and battery from Twenty-five Dollars to One Hundred Dollars.
HB 717 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code of the State of Texas by raising the maximum penalty for simple assault or for assault and battery from Twenty-five Dollars ($25) to One Hundred Dollars ($100).
HB 768 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to creating the County Court at Law of Taylor County; providing for the adoption of the provisions of this Act by the Commissioners Court of Taylor County; defining the jurisdiction of said court; regulating practice therein; prescribing the terms of said court; providing for a clerk thereof; providing for transfer of cases pending in the County Court of said court and limiting the jurisdiction of the County Court; creating the office of Judge of the County Court at Law of Taylor County; providing for the selection of the Judge of said court; prescribing his qualifications; fixing his compensation; providing for the appointment and compensation of a secretary and a reporter for said court; making certain other provisions relating to said court.
HB 785 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to an act applicable only to Lytle Lake, Taylor County, Texas, providing for a closed season on trotline fishing; limiting the number of hooks used on each pole and line or line to two; providing a penalty.
HB 823 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes by limiting the types of actions which may be appealed to the Commissioner of Education.
HB 842 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett | et. al.
Caption: Relating to repealing Chapter 17 of the Insurance code, pertaining to county mutual insurance companies, and providing for the conversion of existing county mutual insurance companies within ten years into mutual insurance companies organized under Chapter 15 of the Insurance Code; authorizing the Board of Insurance Commissioners to make rules and regulations with respect to such conversion; providing for forfeiture of charters of companies failing to comply with this Act.
HB 911 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending the Act creating the West Central Texas Municipal Water District; adding a section providing for severability.
53rd Regular Session
HB 464 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to authorizing and directing the execution and delivery by the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools, acting by the Executive Director thereof, of a right-of-way easement to certain land in Taylor County, Texas, to the State Highway Commission of the State of Texas, for the construction and maintenance of Farm-to-Market Road No. 1750.
HB 486 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts and authorizing the Chairman of the State Highway Commission to convey title to or interest in land acquired by the State for highway purposes where after the acquisition thereof such land or interest in land is no longer needed for highway purposes; authorizing the Chairman of the State Highway Commission to exchange such property or interest for other property or interest needed by the State for highway purposes; providing a priority system for the disquisition of such lands.
HB 687 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes relating to the powers and duties of the Commissioners Courts in determining the value of property for tax purposes in such Counties, and in making contracts with persons, firms or corporations to compile taxation data.
HB 688 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Liquor Control act so as to make it unlawful for any person to consume any alcoholic beverage, in any public place in any dry area or for any person to possess any alcoholic beverage in any public place in any dry area for the purpose of consuming same in such public place.
53rd 1st Called Session
HB 126 Author: Latimer, Roy Truett
Caption: Relating to creating the County Court at Law of Taylor County, defining the jurisdiction of said Court.