Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Legislation by member

Legislation authored by Paris Smith

Includes legislation with Paris Smith as the primary author for the 34th through 46th 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.

46th Regular Session
HB 9 Author: Smith, Paris | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts relative to the purchase and application of unsurveyed school lands or land vacancies.
HB 82 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act requiring ad valorem tax receipt on automobile prerequisite to registration.
HB 83 Author: Smith, Paris | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for contracting for the collection of delinquent taxes.
HB 84 Author: Smith, Paris | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the taking of fish and shrimp from Matagorda Bay; making it unlawful for any person to use any device for taking fish and shrimp other than certain devices; providing penalties.
HB 225 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to better safeguarding the health of the people of Texas; making it unlawful to sell, offer, or expose for sale adulterated or misbranded foods, drugs, cosmetics or devices; providing penalties for violation of the prevision of this Act.
HB 227 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to repealing and amending a certain Act relating to fees paid officers and witnesses having costs in misdemeanor cases.
HB 290 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to providing for the construction, maintenance and operation of hospitals in certain counties; providing for the levying of a direct tax of not more than ten cents on the valuation of $100.00, by the Commissioners' Court.
HB 291 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to declaring and designating the Brazoria County coast line a State Park and dedicating it to the general public for use as a Texas State Park.
HB 355 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to aiding the Town of Freeport, Texas, in raising, strengthening and enlarging existing levees now partially protecting the said town from tropical storms and calamitous overflows by donating and granting to said Town of Freeport for a period of twenty years commencing with the fiscal year beginning September 1, 1940 the State ad valorem taxes collected in certain district; providing a penalty for the misapplication of funds.
HB 359 Author: Smith, Paris | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute requiring certain suits to be brought in the county in which the land involved may lie.
HB 896 Author: Smith, Paris | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Article providing for changing and prescribing terms and times of holding Court in the 23rd Judicial District of Texas, etc.
HB 1006 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to ratifying all acts and proceedings of the county board of school trustees in any county in the State in consolidating common school districts to independent school districts having a scholastic population of not less than two hundred and fifty (250) nor more than four hundred (400) according to the scholastic census.
45th Regular Session
HB 211 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the mode of preventing horses, and certain other animals from running at large in the counties named, so as to include the County of Brazoria.
HB 486 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to providing that the provisions of certain Act shall apply to navigation districts to the extent that the proceeds of the sale of bonds of such navigation districts may have been actually expended in the construction of bridges on designated State highways, and providing that such proceeds of such bonds of said districts so expended shall be redeemable as is provided by said Act, for the redemption of county and road district bonds.
HB 669 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to repealing certain statute classifying barbituric acid as a narcotic drug.
HB 703 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to providing for the use of State convict labor by the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas in connection with the operation of Texas Agricultural Experiment Stations.
HB 848 Author: Smith, Paris | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court in any county having a population of not less than seventeen thousand, six hundred (17,600) and not more than seventeen thousand, seven hundred (17,700) according to the last preceding Federal Census, to allow each County Commissioner certain expenses for traveling and in connection with the use of his automobile on official business.
HB 871 Author: Smith, Paris
Caption: Relating to adverse possession.