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Legislation authored by Archie Parr

Includes legislation with Archie Parr as the primary author for the 34th through 43rd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.
Please note author information is not complete for the 43rd through 45th Legislatures or for sessions prior to the 34th.

43rd Regular Session
SB 13 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to declaring certain water improvement districts to have, and expressly conferring upon such districts, power to contract loans, borrow money or sell securities under certain conditions; describing such districts.
SB 33 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the method of securing certificates of exemption by persons exempt under the law from payment of poll taxes.
SB 93 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for absentee voting in all elections, general, special and primary, and providing that in special primary elections, the executive committee of the party may permit absentee voting for not more than ten days nor less than three days prior to the date of said election.
SB 143 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the appointment of election judges and clerks in election precincts where there are one hundred citizens or more who have paid their poll tax or received their certificates of exemption, providing that the presiding judge appointed shall in all cases belong to the party that at the last General Election cast the largest vote for Governor throughout the State.
SB 155 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to exempting certain counties from the provisions of certain statute, and abolishing the office of Inspector of Hides and Animals in any and all of said counties so exempted.
SB 159 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to apportioning the State into senatorial districts; naming the counties composing each district; designating the counties to which election retrusn shall be sent in each district.
SB 189 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation out of the General Revenue of the State for the purpose of conducting a poison bait spray campaign in the lower Rio Grande Valley to control and eradicate and prevent the spread to other parts of the State of the Mexican Fruit Fly and to meet the emergency appropriation for this campaign made by the United States Government contingent upon the State of Texas doing its share in the bait spray campaign and to insure the continuance of the interstate trade relations now enjoyed by Texas.
SB 248 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making certain emergency appropriations out of the general revenue of the State of Texas for the balance of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1933.
SB 266 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing any common school district, independent school district, consolidated common school district, consolidated independent school district, county line school district, consolidated county line school district or rural school district to hold an election for the purpose of the cancellation and revocation of any unsold school bonds and providing that such election shall be ordered and held in the same form and manner provided for in voting such school bonds.
SB 282 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to personnel of the State Ranger Force.
SB 295 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to regulating the sale of insecticides and fungicides, prohibiting their adulteration, misbranding or misrepresentation, forbidding the use of certain materials, providing for the collection and analysis of samples, statements of sales and shipments, the expenses of the enforcement of the law, fixing penalties for its violation.
SB 337 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the State Highway Commission to construct, operate and maintain, out of funds available for that purpose, highway bridges over and across the Intracoastal Waterway of Louisiana and Texas.
SB 349 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of seines, nets, trawls or the possession of seines, nets or trawls in certain tidal waters of Willacy County; prescribing a penalty for violation of any provision of this Act.
SB 390 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the creation of water supply districts pursuant to Sec. 59, Art. 16 of the Constitution; providing they shall be governmental agencies, free from taxatoin; prescribing the method of their creation, including petition, optional election notice, a hearing and administrative finding.
SB 391 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to permitting Water Improvement Districts and Water Control and Improvement Districts to borrow from the Amortization and Emergency Fund within two years.
SB 459 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to allowing all citizens of Texas to practice fully the tenets of their religion without interference of hindrance.
SB 483 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the creation of water supply districts, pursuant to Section 59, Article 16, of the Constitution; providing they shall be governmental agencies, free from taxation, prescribing the method of their creation, including petition, optional election, notice, a hearing and administrative finding
SB 497 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting individuals, corporations, partnerships, joint stock, associations, or any other association or persons engaged in the production or refining of crude petroleum from owning, or owning stock, or other interest, in any filling station, or other place of business, at which crude petroleum, or gasoline, or any other products of crude petroleum are sold at retail.
SB 538 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing and directing the commissioners court of Hidalgo County to refund to certain taxpayers of such county certain occupation taxes erroneously assessed and collected from such taxpayers during the years 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1978, 1929, and 1930; providing for the levying of a tax to create a fund for the purpose of refunding such occupation taxes erroneously collected for said years.
SB 541 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to exchange of bonds in permanent school fund for certain other bonds.
SB 546 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and validating Cameron County Water Control and Improvement District, Number Nineteen, in Cameron County, Texas, under the provisions of Section 59 of Article 16 of the Constitution of Texas, for the purposes of the control, storing, preservation, and distribution of its waters and flood waters.
43rd 1st Called Session
SB 9 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to relieving the distressed condition of the Common and Independent School Districts of Cameron county, due to the damage and destruction by recent storms.
SB 11 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to securing certificates of exemption from payment of poll taxes.
SB 19 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to validating and legalizing the creation of navigation districts, heretofore created under authority of Section 52, Article 3 of the Constitution of Texas, and which have thereafter been converted into navigation districts under Section 59 of Article 16 of the Constitution.
SB 20 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to permitting certain navigation districts to borrow money.
SB 21 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute creating the 79th Judicial District of Texas, so as to change the terms of and time of holding the terms of District Court in Starr, Brooks, Duval and Jim Wells Counties, Texas; prescribing the time when this Act shall take effect.
SB 26 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to donating and granting State ad valorem taxes collected upon property in Kennedy County, including county's apportioned tax on railroad rolling stock, to the County of Willacy; prohibiting the diversion of such money for any other purpose and providing a penalty therefor.
SB 27 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the appointment of election judge and clerks in election precincts where there are one hundred citizens or more who have paid their poll tax or received their certificate of exemption.
SB 28 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to restoring and conferring upon the county court of Duval County the civil and criminal jurisdiction belonging to said court under the Constitution and General Statutes of Texas, and to define the jurisdiction of said court, and to conform the jurisdiction of the district court of said county to said change.
SB 37 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the suppression of typhus fever in Texas through the control of rodent transmitters thereof.
SB 47 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the location, establishment, purchase, improvement and maintenance of industrial farm centers for citizens of Texas without means of self-support and providing opportunity for such persons to plant, cultivate, and market agricultural products and raise, use and market poultry and livestock for their support.
SB 64 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to apportioning the State of Texas into Congressional Districts, naming the Counties composing the same, and providing for the election of a member of the Congress of the United States from each district, transferring Duval County from the 14th District to the 15th District.
SB 69 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Valley Conservation and Reclamation District embracing the Counties of Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy.
SB 70 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain political subdivisions and corporations to borrow money from federal agencies.
SB 83 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making it the duty of the Texas Rehabilitation and Relief Commission to administer all funds made available to said Commission by the Federal Government, including projects made possible under the Emergency Conservation Act and the Emergency Relief and Reconstruction Act.
SB 86 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating all proceedings and Acts of the governing boards of cities containing a population of not more than 11,000 and less than 10,500, according to the next preceding Federal Census, in connection with the issuance of funding warrants and funding bonds heretofore authorized or attempted to be authorized under the provisions of certain statute.
SB 111 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to payment of refunding eligible obligations of counties and defined road districts.
43rd 2nd Called Session
SB 7 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing and empowering any water control and improvement district in this State, embracing lands in two or more counties, and containing not less than 125,000 acres, to borrow money and to receive grants or other aid from the Government of the United States or any lending agency thereof.
SB 23 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to payment of refunding eligible obligations of counties and defined road districts.
SB 24 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating all proceedings and acts of governing boards of cities containing a population of not more than 11,000 and not less than 10,500, according to the last preceding Federal census, in connection with the issuance of funding warrants and funding bonds heretofore authorized under the provisions of certain statute.
SB 32 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to apportioning the State of Texas into Congressional Districts, naming the Counties composing the same, and providing for the election of a member of the Congress of the United States from each district, transferring Duval County from the Fourteenth District to the Fifteenth District.
SB 33 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the navigation districts of the State of Texas.
SB 37 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to permitting any county one or more of the boundaries of which is coincident with any part of the international boundary between the United States and Mexico, or any county contiguous to any county of such described class, by resolution of the County Commissioners' Court of any such county, to agree to certain actions; and authorizing any such county and the officers thereof to do any and all things necessary to comply with and perform any such agreement so made and to make conveyances to the United States.
SB 43 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain cities in this state to issue bonds, notes or warrants, payable from revenues other than taxation, for construction, maintenance and operation of a toll bridge or toll bridges over and across any stream, inlet or arm of the Gulf of Mexico, or entrance channel to a port in any such city.
SB 63 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to declaring it to be the policy of the State of Texas to provide for the standardization of certain vegetables as a protection to grower, shipper, carrier and consumer; providing penalties for violations of this Act.
SB 64 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to agriculture and agricultural products; providing for investigations of the business and affairs of wholesale purchasers thereof, whether under contracts or otherwise; and for licensing and bonding and regulating dealers in such products.
43rd 3rd Called Session
SB 15 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing that whenever any water control and improvement district, embracing lands in two or more counties, and containing not less than One Hundred and Twenty-Five Thousand (125,000) acres, has entered into contract with the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works, or other agency of the United States, for the sale of its bonds, the Attorney General is authorized to approve said district's bonds to be issued and sold pursuant to such contract, without requiring approval of such amended plans by the Texas State Board of Water Engineers and without requiring approval of the issuance of such bonds by said board.
SB 27 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to declaring the policy of the Legislature to provide for the general welfare by cooperation with the Federal Government in making effective the provisions of the National Agricultural Adjustment Act and the National Recovery Act within the State of Texas with reference to producers, distributors and processors of milk and milk products; providing penalties for violation of the provisions of this Act.
43rd 4th Called Session
SB 6 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a small debtors' court in counties of not less than Three Hundred and Fifty Thousand Inhabitants, according to the last preceding Federal Census.
SB 20 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to removal of disabilities of minority so as to provide that such disabilities may be removed for all legal purposes at the age of eighteen.
42nd Regular Session
SB 25 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statute relative to the appointment of Assistant District Attorneys.
SB 29 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and validating Brownsville Navigation District of Cameron County, Texas.
SB 30 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to ratifying and validating the creation of Common School District Number Twenty-Four of Duval County, Texas.
SB 47 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing adequate compensation for First Assistant County Attorneys in counties having a population of from 75,000 to 80,000 which have voted Road and Bridge Bonds amounting to Six Million Dollars or more and Flood Protection Bonds amounting to One Million Dollars or more.
SB 72 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes creating the 92nd Judicial District and reorganizing the 79th and 93rd Districts.
SB 86 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the 118th Judicial District to be composed of the counties of Starr, Jim Wells, Duval and Brooks.
SB 130 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating the organization and creation of all Consolidated Independent School Districts formed through the consolidation of seven Common School Districts and one Independent School District in counties having a population of not less than 9,411 and not more than 9,412 according to the last Federal Census.
SB 148 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing the jurisdiction of the Juvenile Court in Cameron County in the District Court of Cameron County for the 103rd Judicial District of Texas.
SB 229 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the issuance of certain County Bonds shall be based upon and limited by the taxable values of the County.
SB 230 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts so as to include onion and spinach seed in the definition of the term "agricultural seeds" and include in addition to the other data to be shown the year in which such seed were grown.
SB 231 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to requiring that Bermuda Onions shipped or sold in containers shall show thereon the name and address of the grower or shipper and the grade or classification and providing a penalty.
SB 253 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and validating Cameron County Water Control and Improvement District No. 18 in Cameron County, Texas.
SB 254 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to ratifying and validating the creation and consolidation proceedings creating San Diego Independent School District of Duval and Jim Wells Counties, Texas.
SB 334 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the qualifications of tax assessors and collectors for Water Improvement Districts and Water Control and Improvement Districts.
SB 335 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts declaring unlawful the sale or offering for sale of citrus fruit that is immature, unripe, over-ripe, frost damaged or otherwise unfit for consumption and the sale thereof declared to be a fraud upon the public; prescribing penalties.
SB 341 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making it an offense for any person to enter any citrus orchard or citrus grove with intent to steal or carry away, or assist or aid therein, as provided herein, any of the products of such premises; fixing a penalty.
SB 342 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to defining the north white wing zone and the south white wing zone, relating to the open season on white wing doves and quail.
SB 363 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the sale to the City of Port Isabel of certain submerged land under the waters of Laguna Madre in Cameron County, Texas, adjacent to the City of Port Isabel, prescribing the terms and conditions of such sale.
SB 436 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the appointment of one deputy sheriff in certain counties and authorizing the payment of salary out of the general fund of the county.
SB 437 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Lower Rio Grande Water Conservation District of Texas.
SB 443 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating, ratifying and approving the Acts and Proceedings of the County Board of School Trustees and County Commissioners' Courts, relating to consolidation of territory to certain independent school districts.
SB 447 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Game, Fish and Oyster Commission to construct and maintain a channel through Padre Island, Mustang Island and St. Jo. Island, or either or all of said Islands.
SB 500 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting any person to place, set, use, drag or have in his possession any seine, net or other device for catching fish and shrimp within waters between Padre Island and the mainland in Kleberg and Kenedy Counties; providing fines.
SB 543 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to requiring funeral insurance companies to maintain legal reserves and providing for incorporation, control and regulation under the laws of this State pertaining to life insurance companies.
SB 585 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating the Board of Mansion Supervisors.
SB 589 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the Legislature shall make appropriations for the compensation of the members of the Board of Water Engineers and fix such compensation.
SB 596 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the issuance of certain County Bonds for the purposes provided in this Chapter shall be based upon and limited by the taxable values of the County.
SB 597 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain Articles and requiring to annual reports to be made to the Board of Water Engineers.
SB 600 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a lien in favor of lessors of ranch and pasture lands upon the animals pasturing and grazing under lease for unpaid rentals.
SB 608 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to conservation, protection, preservation, and distribution of the underground water supply of the State; prescribing a penalty for violating any provision of this Act.
SJR 19 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Proposing an amendment providing that the duration of all offices not fixed by the Constitution shall be for four years, except officers who are elected or appointed members of state boards or commissions.
SJR 27 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Proposing an amendment providing that the Medical Branch of said University shall be made a party of the Main University and located in Travis County, Texas.
42nd 1st Called Session
SB 57 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Act relating to salary of county school superintendents.
SB 59 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by changing the dates of convening the district court in Mitchell County of the 32nd Judicial District of Texas.
42nd 3rd Called Session
SB 30 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes relating to the appointment of election judges and clerks in certain election precincts; providing that the presiding judge appointed shall in all cases belong to the party that at the last general election cast the largest vote for Governor throughout the State.
SB 49 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes prohibiting mineral development on coastal lands used for navigation purposes so long as said lands are used for navigation purposes by any navigation district or by the United States Government.
41st Regular Session
SB 57 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for increasing the territorial limits of any city of more than five thousand inhabitants, which has adopted a Charter under Home Rule Amendment, Article 11, Section 5, of the Constitution.
SB 162 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation for the use of the Live Stock Sanitary Commission in the payment of salary of inspectors in tick eradication, scabies eradication and live stock sanitary work.
SB 163 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to payment of State and county taxes twice a year.
SB 164 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the 109th Judicial District of Texas and to give such court concurrent jurisdiction with the District Court of Webb County, Texas in and for the 49th Judicial District of Texas.
SB 210 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending law regarding fees in delinquent tax suits.
SB 240 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Cameron County Drainage District Number One in Cameron County Texas, defining its boundaries, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' Court of Cameron County in respect to the original organization and creation of said District as a Drainage District under Article 3, Section 52 of the Constitution.
SB 241 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Cameron County Drainage District Number Two (2) in Cameron County, Texas, defining its boundaries, validating and approving all orders made by the Commissioners' Court of Cameron County in respect to the original organization and creation of said district as a Drainage District under Article 3, Section 52 of the Constitution.
SB 242 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the County Judge may in his discretion require a guardian of an Estate to give bond with one or more corporations authorized to execute surety bonds.
SB 243 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles relating to the open season on wild mourning doves in the South Zone.
SB 244 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws so as to eliminate the necessity of the wife's separate acknowledgment.
SB 245 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating certain defects in instruments conveying real estate after they have been of record for ten years or more.
SB 246 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws so as to include the counties of Dimmit, Zavalla, Medina and Uvalde in the provision permitting squirrels to be killed at any time.
SB 247 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas to establish and maintain a horticultural and agricultural experiment station.
SB 248 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the regulating of elections to be held in water improvement districts and defining who are qualified voters in such.
SB 249 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating certain defects in instruments conveying real estate after they have been of record for ten years or more.
SB 250 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the County Judge may in his discretion require a guardian of an Estate to give bond with one or more corporations authorized to execute surety bonds in this State as surety.
SB 251 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas to establish and maintain a horticultural and Agricultural experiment station for the purpose of making scientific investigation and experiment in the production of fruits, citrus fruits, nuts and vegetables and methods of combating insect pests and diseases of said products and conducting scientific experiments in poultry raising and dairying and bee culture, authorizing said board of Directors to acquire a suitable site therefor, and to accept donations of land and money for said purpose.
SB 293 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to converting the South Texas State Teachers College into the Texas college of Arts and Industries at Kingsville, Texas.
SB 366 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the eradication in the State of Texas of the fever-carrying tick; providing penalties.
SB 367 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Willacy County Water Control and Improvement District Number 1, embracing lands in the counties of Willacy and Hidalgo, in the State of Texas, as a conservation and reclamation district and body politic and corporate, under Section 59, Article 16, of the Constitution, and defining its boundaries.
SB 368 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Hidalgo County Water Control and Improvement District No. 6.
SB 370 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing the salary of the County Commissioners of certain counties.
SB 378 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing an open season for hunting, taking or killing of wild buck deer in certain counties.
SB 391 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to title to certain submerged lands.
SB 392 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the conversion of certain kinds of districts into water control and improvement districts.
SB 393 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the conversion of certain navigation districts.
SB 409 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relating to highways and the Highway Department.
SB 422 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the payment of taxes in two installments.
SB 434 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Santa Maria Water Control and Improvement District Cameron County Number Four in Cameron County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the Commissioners' Court of said County in respect to the original organization of said district as a Water Improvement District under Article 3, Section 52 of the Constitution.
SB 435 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing Starr County Water Control and Improvement district No. 1 in Starr County, TX.
SB 443 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to promoting the commercial potato growing industry in Texas.
SB 445 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to clarifying and making adequate the law regulating water control and improvement districts.
SB 448 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing more adequate compensation for County Judges in counties which have voted road and bridge bonds amounting to six million dollars or more.
SB 548 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient road system for McMullen County, Texas.
SB 549 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient Road System for Zapata County, Texas.
SB 580 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Brownsville Navigation District of Cameron County.
SB 605 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to diminishing the civil jurisdiction of the county court of Nueces County.
SB 607 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioner of the General Land Office of the State of Texas to issue an oil and gas lease to H.M. Holden his heirs and assigns for a term of five years and as long thereafter as oil, gas or any other mineral is produced in paying quantities.
SJR 12 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Proposing an amendment relating to the term of office of all State district and county officers.
41st 1st Called Session
SB 27 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the eradication of the fever-carrying tick; providing penalties and for the enforcement of this Act.
SB 28 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient road system for McMullan County, Texas; to levy a tax in payment thereof.
SB 29 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws so as to provide an open season on wild morning doves in the north and south zones.
SB 30 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending stock law.
SB 31 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to correcting the official spelling of the name of the County of Zavalla, Texas.
SB 120 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing the salary of the County Commissioners of certain counties.
SB 121 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws authorizing the Game, Fish and Oyster Commissioner of Texas to lease the islands, reefs and bars within the tidewater limits of Texas for occupation for hunting, bathing and fishing purposes; amending a certain Statute.
SB 122 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws providing for pay of Court Interpreters.
SB 123 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes; enlarging and extending the purposes for which Water Improvement Districts may issue bonds.
SB 124 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient road system for McMullen County, Texas.
SB 125 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing the maximum rate of tax to be levied for the purpose of issuing bonds and maintaining the public schools in certain school districts.
SB 126 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing more adequate compensation for County Judges in certain counties.
SB 127 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Nueces County, Texas.
SB 128 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioner of Agriculture to establish, maintain and enforce quarantine regulations to protect the agricultural and horticultural interests of this state; providing penalties.
SB 136 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing Cameron County Water Improvement District Number 10.
SB 137 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing commissioners of navigation districts to expend the funds of such districts to aid in the development of ports and navigation.
SB 138 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the conversion of certain Navigation Districts; defining and declaring the powers.
SB 139 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing Cameron County Water Improvement District Number 12.
SB 140 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to defining an emigrant agent and providing a license fee therefor; providing penalties.
SB 141 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing Cameron County Water Improvement District Number 11.
41st 2nd Called Session
SB 74 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the State Board of Water Engineers to have made a scientific and sanitary study and investigation and report on the sources, amount and quality of the underground water supply in Texas and the conservation, maintenance and supplementing of the same; making an appropriation.
SB 100 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws for the purpose of fixing adequate compensation of the members of the State Board of Water Engineers and of the Reclamation Engineer of the State of Texas.
SB 127 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to defining an emigrant agent, providing for the regulation and supervision of the business of Emigrant Agents; providing for the filing with the Labor Commissioner of Texas of an application stating certain facts connected with said applicant and providing for the issuance by said Commissioner of a State License.
SB 143 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing the salary of the court reporter in certain judicial districts.
SB 144 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to regulating fishing and the taking of fish and shrimp in certain coastal waters; establishing prohibitions and penalties in connection therewith.
SB 145 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to open season for hunting, taking and killing wild bear and wild buck deer.
SB 158 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to promoting the commercial potato growing industry in Texas; making it a misdemeanor to remove inspection placards or to violate any provision of this Act, and fixing a penalty therefor.
SB 159 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing the compensation of deputies and assistants of certain district and county offices.
SB 197 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the issuance of an oil and gas lease to Henry Holden.
41st 4th Called Session
SB 41 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws by authorizing certain Conservation and Reclamation Districts to issue bonds.
SB 48 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 6.
SB 49 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relating to the Hidalgo and Cameron Counties Water Control and Improvement District No. 9.
SB 50 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Donna Irrigation District, Hidalgo Count No. 1.
SB 102 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the shipment into Texas of any citrus nursery stock grown in the State of Florida; prescribing penalties.
41st 5th Called Session
SB 43 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing certain method of annexing lands forming water drainage districts to incorporated cities, etc.
SB 53 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending Article 916 of the Penal Code of the State of Texas of 1925 relating to wild turkeys.
SB 54 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing counties of a certain class according to population and cities situated therein owning a joint interest with such counties in a hospital,to lease such hospital to be operated as such.
SB 64 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating the grant of land made by the Crown of Spain to Jose Clements Gutierrez, his heirs and assigns, of Porcion 41, lying and being situated in Zapata County, Texas, and to authorize the Commissioner of the General Land Office to issue patent to Jose Clements Gutierrez, his heirs and assigns, to said Porcion.
SB 81 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the 113th Judicial District Court for Nueces County.
40th Regular Session
SB 5 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to a special road law for Duval County, Texas; validating an election for the issuance of special road bonds of said county, validating all orders of the Commissioners' Court in respect to said election.
SB 6 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient road law for Duval County, Texas; permitting the issuance of refunding bonds for the purpose of funding or refunding indebtedness incurred for road and bridge purposes.
SB 101 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to create a more efficient road system for Webb County, Texas, providing that the General Road Law of the State of Texas shall be applicable to said county, except as herein provided.
SB 102 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the district attorney of any criminal district court for certain counties to appoint assistant district attorneys and investigators in certain counties, providing for their salaries, prescribing their qualifications and duties.
SB 159 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making an emergency and supplemental appropriation out of the General Revenues of the State to be used by the Live Stock Sanitary Commission of Texas in the eradication and control of contagious, infectious and communicable diseases of live stock, and in the eradication and control of the fever carrying tick (Margaropus Annulatus).
SB 223 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to changing the time of holding the terms of the District Court of the 28th Judicial District of Texas.
SB 224 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing the La Mota Negra Independent School District in Brooks County, Texas, defining its boundaries.
SB 234 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation out of the General Revenue of the State of Texas to be used by the Live Stock Sanitary Commission of Texas for the payment of salaries of inspectors in the eradication and control of fever tick (Margaropus Annulatus) and other agencies of transmission of infections, contagious and communicable diseases of live stock.
SB 259 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making a grant and donation to Starr County a portion of the State ad valorem taxes in said county to construct the necessary breakwaters, levees, dikes, floodways and drainways to protect said county from disasterous and calamitous overflows.
SB 260 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to which articles relate to the licensing of persons to practice medicine and the treatment of diseases or disorders or physical deformity or injury and the effecting of cures thereof.
SB 300 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas to establish and maintain a horticultural and agricultural experiment station at some point within the limits of certain counties in the State of Texas.
SB 338 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to Water Improvement Districts by providing that lands in any such District which who are not susceptible of irrigation by gravity from the existing system of canals and laterals, or which the owner or owners thereof no longer desire to irrigate from such system, or which for other reasons, should be withdrawn from such district, may be discontinued as part of such District.
SB 371 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to requiring certain reports of oil produced, which reports are now required to be made to the Comptroller, to be made also to the commissioners' court of the county in which oil was produced.
SB 392 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles relating to reports of fees required to be made by certain officers, so as to provide that sheriffs shall not be required to make report of fees as provided in Articles 3897, 3898 and 3899 of the Revised Civil Statutes of 1925, in certain counties.
SB 414 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to repealing certain laws relating to common school districts Nos. 1, 2 and 4 of Starr County, Texas, and Rio Grande City Independent School District in Starr County, Texas, and also relating to Rio Grande City Consolidated Independent School District in Starr County.
SB 426 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to sell certain fish over a certain length; prescribing the penalty therefore; and providing that said law shall not be applicable to any fish caught out of the waters of the Gulf of Mexico, or Laguna Madre or any salt water tributary thereof upon a hook and line.
SB 447 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a court to be known as the County Court of Cameron County at law; to define the jurisdiction of said court; to fix the terms thereof.
SB 448 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating the bonds of Cameron County Water Improvement District Number Five, in Cameron County, Texas, in the sum of Six Hundred Thousand ($600,000.00) Dollars, authorized by an election held in said District on the 21st day of December, A.D. 1926, and validating all the Acts done and performed by the Board of Directors, and officers, attorneys, agents, servants and employees of said district, and by the election officers who held said election, in connection with the holding of said election and the issuance of said bonds, and authorizing the expenditure of the proceeds from the sale of said bonds for drainage and reclamation purposes.
SB 449 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the organization and Government of Water Control and Improvement Districts and authorizing said Districts to sell surplus water for irrigation purposes for lands other than those included in the District, and to supply certain waters to other Districts and for other purposes, removing the restriction as to the period for which sale of water may be made.
SB 450 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and defining by metes and bounds Road District No. 1 of Hidalgo County, Texas for the purpose of constructing, maintaining and operating macadamized, graveled or paved roads and turnpikes, or in aid thereof.
SB 452 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to requiring all state rangers to hereafter be stationed in the city of Austin, and enacting the necessary provisions so that said rangers may be sent to various portions of the State when needed.
SB 459 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating and legalizing three hundred fifty thousand dollars road bonds issued by the County of Cameron, Texas for the construction of roads within such county, pursuant to Section 52 of Article 3, of the Constitution.
SB 460 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to ratifying, confirming, approving and validating certain orders and notices of the Commissioners' Court of Cameron County, Texas, relating to the issuance of the bonds of Cameron County in the total sum of six million dollars, for the purpose of the construction, maintenance and operation of macadamized, graveled or paved roads or turnpikes, or in aid thereof.
SJR 22 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Proposing an amendment so as to provide that when a county seat has been established for more than forty years it shall require a two-thirds majority vote of the qualified electors of said county to remove the county seat.
40th 1st Called Session
SB 31 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to ratifying and validating an election heretofore held in and throughout Dimmit County, Texas, upon the question of authorizing the issuance of $560,000.00 Special Road Bonds of said County, and levying a tax in payment thereof.
SB 88 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating a court to be known as the County Court of Cameron County at Law; to define the jurisdiction of Justice Court in all causes Civil and Criminal.
SB 113 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Cameron County Water Control and improvement District Number Seven, of Cameron County, Texas, defining its boundaries, and which district embraces the same territory included within Cameron County Water Improvement District Number Seven.
SB 114 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Cameron County Water Control and Improvement District Number Six, of Cameron County, Texas, defining its boundaries, and which district embraces the same territory included within Cameron County Water Improvement District Number Six.
SB 115 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Cameron County Water Control and Improvement District Number Five, of Cameron County, Texas, defining its boundaries, and which district embraces the same territory included within Cameron County Water Improvement District Number Five.
39th Regular Session
SB 31 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes with reference to the mode of preventing horses and certain other animals from running at large in the counties named so as to include Willacy County.
SB 32 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Lasara Independent School District in Willacy County, Texas; defining its boundaries; providing for a board of trustees in said district, conferring upon said district and its board of trustees all the rights, powers, privileges and duties now conferred and imposed by the General Laws upon independent school districts and the boards of trustees thereof.
SB 33 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Rio Grande and Eagle Pass Railway Company to abandon Minera Station in Webb County, Texas and certain parts of its main line track.
SB 51 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the relief of railway corporations having charters granted or amended since the first day of January, 1892, and which have failed or are about to fail, to construct their roads and branches, or any part thereof, within the time required by law.
SB 66 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation for the operation of the summer session of South Texas State Teachers College at Kingsville, made necessary by the near approach of the time for the opening of the Summer Session of said College for the year 1925.
SB 80 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating the proceedings of the county school trustees of Jim Wells County, Texas, in changing the lines of the Alice Independent School District in said county and validating all proceedings had with respect to levying a tax of $1.00 upon the $100.00 valuation of all the taxable property in said school district and validating al proceedings had with reference to building bonds and authorizing their issuance.
SB 107 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to renewing and extending for an additional period of two years certain oil and gas permits issued on other than public school and University land, under date of February 3, 1920, under which a well has already been drilled to a depth of 3000 feet or more, and providing for payment of rentals and making report of operations to the Commissioner of the General Land Office.
SB 108 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Jarrell Common School District No. 12 in Nueces County, Texas, by redefining the boundaries of and adding to said Jarrell Common School District certain territory lying north of and adjacent to Jarrell Common School District, and now embraced in the Petronila Common School District No. 7 in Nueces County, Texas.
SB 109 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Ben Bolt Independent School District in Jim Wells County, Texas; defining its boundaries, providing a board of seven trustees, and for the election of their successors, investing said district and its trustees with full powers, privileges, and duties as provided by General Laws for school districts, incorporated for free school purposes only.
SB 110 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes relating to official shorthand reporters' compensation in certain counties and districts in this State; providing for deputy shorthand reporter, providing method of preparing transcripts of evidence.
SB 111 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Palito Blanco Independent School District in Jim Wells County, Texas, defining its boundaries, providing a board of five trustees, and for the election of their successors, investing said district and its trustees with full powers, privileges and duties as provided by General Laws for school districts, incorporated for free school purposes only.
SB 127 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to extending the corporate limits of the City of Kingsville so as to include therein certain land adjacent thereto upon which is being constructed the South Texas State Teachers' College.
SB 134 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain statutes relating to tick eradication.
SB 171 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Related to requiring every agent or inspector of any railroad or other public carrier on demand of hipper or consignor examining any shipment of fruit, vegetable, grain livestock or other farm product, prior to shipment, to ascertain the condition thereof, to forthwith deliver to the shipper or consignor true copies of any and all reports or certificate by him made concerning the condition thereof; making the failure to observe such a requirement or the willful making or publication of a false report as to the condition thereof, a misdemeanor, and providing a penalty therefor.
SB 175 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to permitting the issuance to and use by Senators and Members of the House of Representatives and their families of free railroad transportation and sleeping car accommodations.
SB 185 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the licensing of chiropractors, for registering license granted to chiropractors and certain sworn statements required to be made by chiropractors, and providing for the duty of the county clerk in reference thereto; defining the practice of chiropractic; providing for penalties for the violation of this Act.
SB 186 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to repealing certain statute creating a more efficient road system for Zavalla County, Texas.
SB 187 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to State Rangers; providing that the Ranger force shall be under the command of and operating under the direction of the Governor acting by and through the Adjutant General, and defining the purposes for which rangers may be used and making the acts done by rangers, except in this Act provided illegal and void.
SB 205 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the changing and fixing of the time of holding the courts in the Twenty-eighth Judicial District of the State of Texas, and validating and continuing all processes and writs, bonds, recognizances and jurors heretofore selected, etc., returnable to the terms of court as they now exist, and continuing in session any court in said district now in session until adjourned by the judge thereof.
SB 266 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the organization and time of holding district courts in the Forty-ninth Judicial District of Texas and to the organization and time of holding district courts in the Seventy-ninth Judicial District of Texas; moving Jim Hogg County, Texas from the Seventy-ninth to the Forty-ninth Judicial District.
SB 299 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing the El Sauz Independent School District in Willacy County, Texas, defining its boundaries, providing for the election and qualification of trustees thereof, and vesting said district with the rights, powers, duties, and privileges of Districts incorporated under the General Laws for free school purposes.
SB 300 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Santa Gertrudis Independent School District in Kleberg County, Texas, defining its boundaries, providing for the election and qualification of trustees thereof, and vesting said district with the rights, powers, duties, and privileges of districts incorporated under the General Law for free school purposes.
SB 317 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Laureles Independent School District in Kleberg County, Texas, defining its boundaries, providing for the election and qualification of trustees thereof, and vesting said district with the rights, powers, duties, and privileges of districts incorporated under the General Law for free school purposes.
SB 334 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the bond of county treasurer as treasurer of the navigation district so that said statute shall provide for the bond to cover all funds in the hands of the treasurer of said district and so as to provide for the conditions and approval of said bond and so as to provide for a district depository.
SB 335 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Asherton Independent School District in Dimmit County, Texas; defining its boundaries; providing for a board of trustees in said district; conferring upon said district and its board of trustees all the rights and powers, privileges, duties and liabilities now conferred and imposed upon independent school districts and the board of trustees thereof.
SB 336 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to pool halls by authorizing posts of war veteran, Young Men's Christian Association, religious orders, fraternal orders, labor temples and bona fide State chartered clubs to charge reasonable fee for use of their billiard tables to maintain such equipment.
SB 377 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Willamar Independent School District in Willacy County, defining its boundaries, providing for a board of trustees in said district, conferring upon said district all the rights, powers, privileges and duties now conferred and imposed by the General Laws upon independent school districts and the boards of trustees thereof.
SB 378 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Lasara Independent School District in Willacy County, Texas; defining its boundaries; providing for a board of trustees in said district, conferring upon said district and it board of trustees all the rights, powers, privileges and duties now conferred and imposed by the General Laws upon independent school districts and the boards of trustees thereof.
SB 394 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the Benavides Independent School District, in Duval County; defining the boundaries of said district, validating the said Benavides Independent School District, and validating certain schoolhouse bonds authorized and issued by such district.
SB 417 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to aiding in protection of the property and lives of the citizens of Cameron and Willacy Counties from further disastrous and calamitous overflows and conserving and increasing the State revenues derived from said counties by granting and donating to Cameron County, for a term of twenty-five years, or so much thereof as may be necessary, a portion of the State ad valorem taxes levied and collected on property subject to taxation in said county, to be used in part payment of interest and sinking fund of bonds to be issued by said county to provide for the construction of the necessary breakwaters, levees, dikes, floodways, and drainways to protect Cameron and Willacy Counties from such overflows, and providing for the administration of this Act.
SB 452 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation to the Livestock Sanitary Commission to cover the compensation and expenses of inspectors and the expenses of materials in the performance of duties imposed by law in reference to tick eradication work.
SB 455 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes by specifically providing that the provisions thereof shall extend to levees, dikes, floodways and drainways.
39th 1st Called Session
SB 124 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Road District Number One (1), in Hidalgo County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district.
SB 130 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Road District Number Three (3), in Zavala County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district.
SB 131 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Road District Number Two (2), in Zavala County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district.
SB 132 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Road District Number One (1), in Zavala County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district.
SB 239 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Road District Number Three (3), in McMullen County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district.
SB 247 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Road District Number Four (4), in Zavala County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district.
SB 274 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating the creation and consolidation of Common School Districts Nos. 1, 2 and 4 of Starr County, Texas, and Rio Grande City Independent School District of Starr County, Texas, forming the Rio Grande City Consolidated Independent School District, in Starr County, Texas.
SB 275 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating the creation of Common School Districts No. 5 and 6 of Hidalgo County, Texas, and Tabasco Consolidated Independent School District, in Hidalgo County, Texas, forming the Tabasco Consolidated Independent School District, in Hidalgo County, Texas.
SB 276 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating the creation of Common School Districts Nos. 7 and 8 of Hidalgo County, Texas; validating the consolidation of said Common School Districts Nos. 7 and 8 and Edinburg Consolidated Independent School Districts forming the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District in Hidalgo County, Texas.
SB 294 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating, approving and ratifying an election heretofore held in and throughout Jim Wells County upon the question of authorizing the issuance of $600,000.00 of special road bonds of said county and levying a tax in payment thereof.
SB 295 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending the Special Road Law for Duval County, Texas by adding there-to Sections 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 and 23; validating an election for the issuance of special road bonds of said county, validating all orders of the Commissioners Court in respect to said election, validating the levy of taxes in payment thereof, and constituting such orders legal evidence; enacting provisions necessary and incidental to the subject and purpose of this act.
SB 296 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the creation of a special road law for Duval County, Texas, empowering and permitting Duval County, by and through the commissioners' court of said county, to issue bonds of said county for the purposes of funding or refunding indebtedness incurred for road and bridge purposes.
SB 303 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to establishing a more efficient system of public roads for Zavala County, and to empower the commissioners' court thereof to provide rules and regulations therefor.
SB 314 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making appropriation for additional support of the Oil and Gas Division of the Railroad Commission of Texas for the year beginning September 1, 1926, and ending August 31, 1927, and for the payment of the sum of One Thousand Three Hundred Seventy Dollars ($1,370.00) for the service of deputy supervisor thereof from April 13, 1926, to August 31, 1926.
38th Regular Session
SB 46 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending statutes relating to regulating nominations for Federal, State, District, County, and Precinct offices; providing penalties and punishment for the violation thereof.
SB 92 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prescribing the time and fixing the terms of holding the district courts in the counties composing the Seventy-ninth Judicial District of Texas; creating the Ninety-third Judicial District of Texas to be composed of the county of Hidalgo.
SB 93 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Ninety-Third Judicial District and providing the time and fixing the terms of holding the district courts in the counties comprising said Ninety-Third Judicial District of Texas.
SB 101 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending sections in certain act preserving, propagating, distributing and protecting the wild game, wild birds, and wild fowl of the State by correction certain grammatical and typographical errors in said sections and by adding thereto additional sections.
SB 102 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain act relating to the protection of wild game birds, etc., and requiring a license for the purpose of hunting.
SB 134 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing in substance that when cattle or sheep are found to be infected or exposed to cattle or sheep scabies, the owners and caretakers thereof shall dip said cattle or sheep in a dip solution provided therefor.
SB 193 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to accepting certain lands along the Rio Grande adjacent to the State of Texas, which territory has been acquired by the United States of America by virtue of a treaty with the United States of Mexico, dated March 20, 1905.
SB 204 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the El Carro Independent School District in Jim Wells County, Texas; defining its boundaries.
SB 205 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Sheerin Independent School District in Jim Wells County, Texas; defining its boundaries.
SB 206 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Dilworth Independent School District in Jim Wells County, Texas; defining its boundaries.
SB 222 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing the Santa Cruz Independent School District in Nueces County, defining its boundaries.
SB 266 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending the primary election laws.
SB 267 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing counties to issue bonds for reclamation of lands and for irrigation purposes.
SB 281 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to releasing the inhabitants of and property of Hidalgo County for a period of twenty-five (25) years from the payment of taxes levied for State purposes because of great public calamities in said county.Treasury.
SB 298 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating, establishing and incorporating the Carlson Common School District No. 16 in Hidalgo County, Texas.
SB 310 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain law relating to and regulating the practice of veterinary medicine and veterinary surgery in this State.
SB 327 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to relieving various schools of the State by validating certain school districts.
SB 343 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for collection of delinquent taxes in Kenedy County.
SB 344 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioner of the General Land Office to lease a group of three islands situated in Bahia Grande (Big Bay) in Cameron County for a term not to exceed fifty years to the National Association of Audubon Societies.
SB 355 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Palo Alto Independent School District, out of a part of the Matamoras Common School District and the Bishop Independent School District, in Nueces County, Texas, defining its boundaries; providing for a board of trustees in said district.
SB 379 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the hunting or taking of wild game birds and wild game fowl and wild game animals from an airplane, boat or any floating device towed by powerboat or sailboat.
SB 396 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validating all sales of public school land sold to highest bidder on January 20, 1908 and now situated in Kleberg, Kenedy and Brooks counties, which are in good standing a to interest payments on the records of the General Land Office.
SB 421 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing additional compensation to official shorthand reporters of Texas in judicial districts composed of two or more counties.
38th 2nd Called Session
SB 20 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: An act providing for additional inspectors for the Live Stock Sanitary Commission to pay compensation or expenses of such inspectors, said appropriation to be available for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1923.
SB 49 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the creation of a State Tax Board; fixing the annual salary of the State Tax Commissioner.
37th Regular Session
SB 41 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to regulating the employment of women and minors; creating the Industrial Welfare Commission (Minimum Wage).
SB 49 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to changing the time and terms of holding court in the Seventy-ninth Judicial District.
SB 94 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Weslaco Independent School District in Hidalgo County, Texas.
SB 95 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to re-defining with greater certainty the territory within the Donna Independent School District.
SB 96 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to adding to the Falfurrias School District in Brooks County.
SB 108 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending the present law relating to hazing in the various educational institutions, etc.; providing a penalty.
SB 117 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the extension of time in which to develop oil and gas under permits heretofore issued under the Mineral Act of 1917 upon islands, salt water lakes, bays, inlets, marshes and reefs, owned by the State of Texas within tide water limits and that portion of the Gulf of Mexico within the jurisdiction of Texas.
SB 133 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending the present special law creating the Benavides Independent School District in Duval County.
SB 170 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to incorporating the Hebbronville Independent School District, Jim Hogg County, Texas, placing the said Independent School District under the general statutes governing school districts incorporated for school purposes, only, under the general laws of Texas.
SB 176 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Falfurrias Independent School District in Brooks County, Texas.
SB 194 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the Pharr-San Juan Independent School District may employ an attorney for the purpose of representing the district in the matter of enforcing the law relating to the collecting of the tax imposed by law.
SB 203 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to records of county surveyors; providing that the records shall be left in custody of County Clerk when surveyor is absent from his office and does not leave qualified deputy.
SB 214 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the exempting of school superintendents who have held the position for ten years, from the provision requiring the holding of a first grade or permanent certificate.
SB 232 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the Board of Trustees of Donna Independent School District may employ an attorney to represent the said district in the enforcement of its lien for taxes.
SB 233 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing that the Board of Trustees of Edinburg Independent School District may employ an attorney to represent the said district in the enforcement of its lien for taxes.
SB 268 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to validate the grants of land made by the crown of Spain, made to the original grantees and their heirs, land being in Webb Country, etc.
SB 274 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Sharyland Independent School District, situated in Hidalgo County, out of territory situated in the McAllen Independent School District.
SB 282 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to dangerous diseases and insect pests that depredate upon fruit trees and nursery stock.
SB 306 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Stuart Independent School District in Cameron County, Texas, and defining its boundaries.
SB 330 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to aiding the city of Corpus Christi in the construction of a sea wall.
SB 335 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the protection of wild game, birds, etc.
37th 1st Called Session
SB 13 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending the act relating to the protection of wild game, birds, etc.
SB 39 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prescribing the time and fixing the terms of holding the district courts in the counties comprising the Seventy-Ninth Judicial District of Texas.
SB 42 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioner of the General Land Office to lease Green Island, the group of islands known as Three Islands and North Bird Island and South Bird Island and the adjacent flats and reefs in Laguna Madre on the Texas Coast for a term not to exceed fifty years to the National Association of Audubon Societies for and in consideration of said Association undertaking to propagate, protect and conserve birds and bird life thereon.
SB 46 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the construction, maintenance and operation of the American Legion Memorial Sanatorium of Texas and the leasing of same to the Federal Government.
SB 57 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending the act providing for the extension of time in which to drill for oil and gas.
SB 80 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending the act providing that Navigation Districts may be composed of land in two counties.
36th Regular Session
SB 29 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to permitting Riviera Beach and Western Railway Company to take up and remove its entire railroad, including the line from Riviera to Riviera Beach, and to sell and dispose of and abandon the same, together with its lands and equipment and to dissolve said corporation.
SB 205 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute creating the San Patricio County Road system by changing the rate of interest provided thereof from not exceeding 5 percent to not exceeding 5 1/2%.
SB 216 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to repealing certain Act promoting agriculture and stock raising and prohibiting the hunting with firearms or dog upon inclosed or posted lands of another in all counties within this State.
SB 227 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the regulation, growing and marketing of fruits and vegetables, by adding a section exempting the onion growers from the provisions of said Act.
SB 236 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the regulation, growing and marketing of fruits and vegetables by exempting the onion growers from the provisions of said Act.
SB 237 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts for the collection of delinquent taxes, provided for a reasonable compensation for report of a Abstract company or individual abstractor as to the record owner of property reported delinquent, and as to the holders of any liens against said property and report as to subsequent conveyances; charging such fee as additional cost against the delinquent lands.
SB 357 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to granting to the City of Corpus Christi, Texas, all right, title and interest of the State of Texas to certain land lying and being situated under the waters of Corpus Christi Bay and granting to said city of Corpus Christi, Texas, the right, power, and authority to locate, construct, own and maintain certain sea walls or break waters on said lands and to fill in the space between the mainland and said sea wall.
SB 377 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing and incorporating the Donna Independent School District in Hidalgo County, Texas; defining its boundaries, etc.
SB 378 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating, establishing and incorporating the Edinburg Independent School District in Hidalgo County, Texas, for free school purposes only; defining its boundaries.
36th 2nd Called Session
SB 14 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating, establishing and incorporating Hidalgo Common School District No. 15, in Hidalgo County, Texas, containing a portion of the territory in Hidalgo County, Texas, heretofore embraced in Pharr-San Juan Independent School District, describing the metes and bounds thereof, placing said Hidalgo Common School District No. 15 under the jurisdiction of Hidalgo County.
SB 15 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending Chapter 85, House Bill No. 603, enacted by the Thirty-sixth Legislature at its Regular Session, creating Edinburg Independent School District in Hidalgo County, Texas, by amending Section 1 thereof, revising the metes and bounds of said District, and by amending Section 11 thereof, providing for bond of assessor and collector authorized by said House Bill 603, and fixing his compensation.
SB 16 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending Chapter 68, House Bill No. 534, enacted by the Thirty-sixth Legislation at its Regular Session, creating the Pharr-San Juan Independent School District, by amending Section 1 thereof.
36th 3rd Called Session
SB 77 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to adding to and making a part of the Alice Independent School District in Jim Wells County, Texas, certain territory now known and designated as the Adams Common School District No. 2, Jim Wells County, Texas.
SB 81 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending act creating the Benavides Independent School District.
SB 95 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Leland Independent School District in Cameron County.
35th Regular Session
SB 37 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the transcribing of county records for new counties so as to authorize a reasonable compensation for such work to be allowed by the Commissioners' Court in the order authorizing such work to be paid out of the County Treasury of the newly created county.
SB 160 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to increasing the authority and duties of the Commissioners' Court of Duval County, Texas.
SB 202 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to changing the name of Willacy County to Mifflin Kennedy County.
SB 235 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to changing the boundary line between Duval and Jim Hogg Counties so as to conform to the result of elections duly called and held in said counties on the 6th day of January, 1917.
SB 322 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Tilden Independent School District in McMullen County, Texas, and defining its boundaries.
SB 330 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to reorganizing the Twenty-eighty Judicial District of the State of Texas, and to create a criminal district court for the Counties of Nueces, Kleburg, Willacy and Cameron, and to prescribe the jurisdiction thereof as a criminal court.
SB 336 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to increasing the authority and duties of the Commissioners Court of Nueces County, requiring said County Commissioners to devote their time and attention to the affairs of said County.
SB 367 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the City Council or Board of Aldermen or any other governing body of any city or town to appropriate at the end of the fiscal year so much of the net revenues of any waterworks system or other public utility system as such body shall deem to the best interest of said city or town to the payment of the sinking fund; providing for the levy of a tax for raising such sinking fund.
SB 385 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing a more efficient road system for Jim Wells County.
SB 433 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending Act to reorganize the 28th Judicial District of the State of Texas, and to create a criminal district court for the counties of Nueces, Kleberg, Willacy, and Cameron.
SB 440 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the San Diego Independent County line School District of Duval County by adding to and making a part of what is now known as the San Diego Independent School District of Duval County certain lands and territory adjoining thereto and situated in Duval and Jim Wells counties for school purposes only.
SB 443 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to granting to the City of Corpus Christi all right, title and interest in and to the land lying and being situated under the waters of Corpus Christi Bay within the limits of the City of Corpus Christi, reserving the mineral rights of said land onto the State.
SB 448 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to aiding the City of Corpus Christi in constructing and maintaining seawalls, breakwaters, shore protections and jetties for securing and protecting a portion of said city from overflow and ravages of storms by donating and granting to said City of Corpus Christi the State ad valorem taxes collected on property and from persons in Nueces county for a period of ten years; providing a penalty.
SB 454 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to aiding the city of Port Aransas in Nueces County by releasing the inhabitants thereof and the property therein from the payment of State ad valorem taxes for a period of five years.
SB 480 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting blacklisting by labor unions, labor organizations and members thereof of members of the Legislature of Texas and of candidates for office who are or have been members of the Legislature; defining the offense of blacklisting and prescribing the punishment therefor.
SB 489 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and incorporating the Mercedes Independent School District in Hidalgo County, Texas, for free school purposes only.
SB 494 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the creation of the San Diego Independent County Line School District in Duval County.
35th 1st Called Session
SB 12 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the San Diego Independent County Line School District of Duval County.
SB 19 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to making appropriations for the purpose of inspection and eradication of citrus canker, etc.
SB 55 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the Robstown Independent School District; providing for the assesment and collection of taxes by the assessor and collector of Nueces County.
SB 71 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to fixing the terms of District Courts of certain counties.
34th Regular Session
SB 12 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing the County of Lanham from the existing territory of Duval county.
SB 123 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to establishing the South Texas State Normal College and providing for the control of the same; making an appropriation.
SB 254 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating Robstown Independent School District.
SB 268 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to providing for the establishment and maintenance of an agricultural experiment station in the Seventy-sixth Representative District; making appropriations.
SB 309 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act creating the Corpus Christi Independent School District.
SB 367 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to granting to the City of Corpus Christi all right, title and interest to certain land situated under the waters of Corpus Christi Bay, reserving all mineral rights to the State.
SB 373 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to changing and prescribing the time for holding District Court in the Forty-ninth Judicial District of Texas, and to repeal all laws in conflict herewith.
SB 399 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the Benavides Independent School District, situated in Duval County, Texas.
SB 407 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to disorganizing McMullen County and attaching it to Duval County for county and judicial governmental purpose, prescribing the time of re-organization, prescribing the duty of the officials of Duval county.
34th 1st Called Session
SB 18 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to creating the County of Lanham from the existing territory of Duval County.
SB 26 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Proposing an amendment granting to the City of Corpus Christi all right, title and interest to certain land under the waters of Corpus Christi Bay.
SB 38 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Ricardo Independent School District.
SB 40 Author: Parr, Archer "Archie"
Caption: Relating to amending a certain General Law changing the time for holding the courts in the Twenty-eight Judicial District.