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Legislation authored by Andrew Wallace Coker

Includes legislation with Andrew Wallace Coker as the primary author for the 48th through 49th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

49th Regular Session
HB 18 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to authorizing and granting the power and authority to the Board of Regents of the State Teachers Colleges, State of Texas, for the use and benefit of the Sam Houston State Teachers College, Huntsville, Texas, to contract with the Federal Government, or any of its agencies or departments, or to subcontract with any person, firm, or corporation in the manufacturer and delivery of munitions of war for the United States Government.
HB 207 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure to provide that all Jurors who service in Justice Courts in the trial of criminal cases shall receive the sum of three dollars per day.
HB 227 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to amending Statutes relative to selection of jury and providing for appeal in insanity trials.
HB 253 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Texas Prison Board to transfer a surplus balance in any Maintenance and Miscellaneous Fund of the Texas Prison System to another fund; making provision for the transfer of such funds.
HB 340 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain bill relating to change of venue of suits.
HB 379 Author: Coker, A. W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to repealing Senate Concurring Resolution No. 73, 43rd regular session, revoking the authority granted to such State Forester and Board of Directors of A&M College to approve the purchase of land for national forests in the State of Texas, and the authority of the State Park Board to approve the purchase of land for national parks in the State of Texas, and that no further rights to acquire property as provided for under said Senate Concurring Resolution shall exist.
HB 437 Author: Coker, A. W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts so as to extend the time of existence of the Special 9th District Court of Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties, and fixing the effective date of the beginning of such extension.
HB 558 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to providing for the sale by the Texas Prison Board to the City of Huntsville, Texas, of six hundred and thirty (630) acres of land, part of the Warren Birdsell League, Abstract No. 6, in Walker County, Texas, at private sale for cash.
HB 596 Author: Coker, A. W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation to be paid out of the General Revenue Fund of the State of Texas of the sum of Forty Thousand, Six Hundred Thirty-two Dollars and Eleven cents ($40,632.11) not otherwise appropriated, to cover the payment of taxes on State Prison Farm lands located in Fort Bend, Brazoria, and Walker Counties now due and unpaid, exclusive of penalties and interest, by the State of Texas to said Counties and to the Independent School Districts in which said lands are located, for certain years.
HB 646 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to providing for the purchase by the Texas Prison Board from T.E. Humphrey of 190.4 acres of land, part of the P. Gray League, Abstract No. 24, in Walker County, Texas, for a cash consideration to be paid out of moneys to be received by the Texas Prison Board from the sale of certain lands in Walker County, Texas, to the City of Huntsville; providing the remainder of said sum received from sale of the Wynne farm under House Bill No. 558 be deposited to the General Fund.
48th Regular Session
HB 117 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to Fixing Venue in Habeas Corpus Cases, after final conviction.
HB 182 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of Fifteen Thousand, Seven Hundred and Sixty Dollars, to the Texas Prison System for the purpose of paying more compensation to certain employees.
HB 227 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to providing for the protection of the game and fish resources of Walker County; providing for classification, control and/or destruction of such predatory animals to be vested in the County Commissioners Court of said County; providing for bounty.
HB 228 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to providing for the protection of the game and fish resources of San Jacinto County; providing for classification, control and/or destruction of such predatory animals to be vested in the County Commissioners Court of said county; providing for bounty.
HB 244 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to making it lawful to kill wild buck deer in the Counties of Walker and San Jacinto during the regular open season; repealing so much of certain law as conflicts herewith; making it unlawful to hunt deer with a dog or dogs in the Counties of Walker and San Jacinto.
HB 384 Author: Coker, A. W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to governing the issuance of prescriptions; requiring that prescriptions may be issued by any licensed pharmacist or by any person who has been in the drug business and has served under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist for a period of ten (10) years; suspending all existing laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith for the duration of the present war and six months thereafter.
HB 547 Author: Coker, A. W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts; providing for a penalty for violations of the provisions of the Texas Liquor Control Act for first offenders and enhancing a penalty for second and subsequent violations of the Liquor Control Act.
HB 559 Author: Coker, A. W.
Caption: Relating to providing for the Texas Hospital and Training School for Wayward Girls; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.