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Legislation authored by Bird Rogers

Includes legislation with Bird Rogers as the primary author for the 34th through 44th 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.

44th Regular Session
HB 132 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to the salaries of County Commissioners in certain Counties.
HB 280 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to the printing, engraving, and binding and furnishing of textbooks.
HB 293 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the waste of gas by escape and requiring the confinement thereof until the same can be utilized for light, fuel, or other useful purposes, including the manufacture of carbon black and natural gasoline, provided the utilization of such gas for the purpose of manufacturing natural gasoline shall be without waste of the residue thereof.
HB 363 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating the Commission of the Volunteer Army of the War with Spain to be composed of the Governor of the State of Texas, the Adjutant General of Texas and the Department Commander of the United Spanish War Veterans of Texas, and their successors in office, all without extra compensation and the Governor as Chairman.
HB 426 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to declaring a closed season for a period of five (5) years in which shall be unlawful to hunt, take or kill or posses quail and prairie chicken in the Counties of Lipscomb and Hemphill; and fixing penalties.
HB 559 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for quarterly financial statements of county affairs to be made by county clerks to commissioners courts.
HB 822 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners' Court of any County in Texas to devise means and methods to stop the drifting of soil.
HJR 4 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Ratifying an amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America, passed by the Sixty-eighth Congress of the United States of America, at its first session, which amendment empowers the Congress to limit, regulate, and prohibit the labor of persons under eighteen years of age.
44th 2nd Called Session
HB 69 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to validating and approving all acts and proceedings of County Commissioners Courts and the County Judge in the matter of the creation and incorporation of Wind Erosion Conservation Districts in their said counties, and validating and approving all elections held under the provisions of said law where the returns of said elections show that a majority of the legally qualified property taxpaying voters of said counties voting at said elections favored the creation of such districts.
44th 3rd Called Session
HB 55 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to validating all proceedings heretofore had by the governing bodies of all counties, cities and towns in connection with the issuance of bonds for any purpose, including election orders, notices of election, returns of election, orders canvassing election returns, and bonds issued pursuant thereto, including among instances wherein there have been irregularities in the calling of elections and in the giving of notice of elections.
43rd Regular Session
HB 38 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the selection of school depositories for independent districts in certain counties regardless of the population of said districts.
HB 68 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain section of the Session Acts which created the 114th Judicial District Court; validating and continuing all causes, processes, writs, bonds and recognizances and making them pending, answerable and returnable and valid in the 31st and 84th Judicial District Courts respectively.
HB 201 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute prohibiting the waste of gas by escape, and requiring the confinement thereof under the terms and conditions of said statute.
HB 455 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to granting to boards of trustees of independent school districts of this State full management and control of public free schools of such districts, vesting said boards with all the powers in regard to the establishment and maintaining of free schools, including the power and manner of taxation for free school purposes that are conferred by law upon the governing bodies of incorporated cities and towns of this State.
HB 495 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to property taxes.
HB 536 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the printing, engraving, and binding and furnishing of textbooks.
HB 706 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to further regulating the operation of motor vehicles on State highways; defining the term "special commodity carrier."
HB 727 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to levying an income tax upon natural persons and corporations for the purpose of reducing the State ad valorem tax upon proerty; defining certain terms; providing that first tax shall be assessed in 1934 on net income for 1933.
HB 779 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to providing for the repurchase of land set apart to build the Capitol that has been recovered by the State and appropriated to the Public Free School Fund, and heretofore purchased from the State, and forfeited, or that should be forfeited for non-payment of interest accrued prior to November 1, 1932, the owner of such land or part thereof at the date of forfeiture shall have a preference right for a period of ninety (90) days after the date of notice of revaluation of such land to repurchase the same upon the terms and conditions provided in certain statute.
HB 780 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to authorizing all officers of the State, counties, cities, towns, villages, and all other political subdivisions of the State, now empowered to issue warrants in payment of salaries and other obligations, to issue such warrants in denominations of five, ten, and twenty dollars, or fractional parts thereof, in payment of any such salaries or other obligations.
HB 842 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to providing for quarterly financial statements of county affairs to be made by county clerks to commissioners courts; providing for the publication thereof, and for the enforcement of the provisions hereof.
HB 930 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the purposes for which private corporations may be formed so as to provide that corporations may be formed for the purpose of engaging in the business of exterminating moths and termites.
43rd 1st Called Session
HB 209 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the State Board of Education in certain instances to issue and sell deficiency certificates bearing interest at a rate of not more than 4 percent per annum from issuance until same are called for payment against the State Available School Fund.
HJR 1 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird"
Caption: Ratifying an amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America passed by the Sixty-eighth Congress of the United States of America, at its First Session, which amendment empowers the Congress to limit, regulate, and prohibit the labor of persons under 18 years of age.
43rd 2nd Called Session
HB 66 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful for any person to hunt, trap, ensnare, kill or attempt to kill any wild deer, buck, doe, fawn or wild turkey in the Counties of Hemphill, Roberts, Hutchinson, Potter, Randall, Armstrong, Montague, and Briscoe; prescribing a penalty.
HB 151 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to aiding the counties of Dallas, Sherman, Hansford, Hartley, Moore, Hutchison, Ochiltree, Roberts, Lipscomb, Hemphill, Potter, Oldham, Carson, Armstrong, Randall, and Deaf Smith, by releasing said counties form the payment of all ad valorem taxes levied for State purposes.
HB 165 Author: Rogers, Bert L. "Bird" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to staying all sales under execution, or order of sale, or under any deed of trust, mortgage, or other contract giving or granting any power of sale of real property for debt to be made, or now advertised to be made, on March 6, 1934, until the first Tuesday in April, 1934.