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Legislation authored by James Dee Lawrence

Includes legislation with James Dee Lawrence as the primary author for the 36th through 37th 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.

37th Regular Session
HB 34 Author: Lawrence, James D. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amend a certain Act regarding persons subject to work on public roads.
HB 39 Author: Lawrence, James D. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to a certain Act regarding persons liable to work on public roads.
HB 155 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to a certain Act regarding the inspection of all public or private hospitals, reformatory homes, houses of detentions, asylums, sectarian seminaries, schools or institutions.
36th Regular Session
HB 176 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles so as to make the theft of cotton a felony.
HB 301 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws exempting women from the payment of a poll tax, as a qualification to vote in primary elections.
HB 307 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to poll tax requirements so as to exempt honorably discharged soldiers, sailors and marines from the payment of poll taxes as a qualification to vote during the years 1919 and 1920.
HB 308 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute so as to give tax collectors more pay for collecting registration fee on motor vehicles.
HB 401 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to granting honorably discharged soldiers, sailors and marines the right to vote in primary elections and nominating conventions during the years 1919 and 1920, without paying a poll tax.
HB 513 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Act creating a more efficient road system for Upshur county, Texas by providing that it shall be discretionary with the commissioners court as to whether they shall divide said county into convenient road districts, or adopt their present road districts, and have the roads of Upshur county maintained by contract; providing how said contract shall be let; requiring bonds from the contractor.
HB 589 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Act creating a special road law for Camp county, Texas, by providing that it shall be within the sound discretion of the commissioners court of Camp county as to whether or not they shall work under the provisions of this Act or under the general road laws of the State of Texas.
36th 2nd Called Session
HB 7 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to repealing an Act creating a special road law for Camp County, Texas.
36th 3rd Called Session
HB 189 Author: Lawrence, James D.
Caption: Relating to creating the Lafayette Independent School District in Camp and Upshur Counties, Texas.