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Legislation authored by Stephen Marion King

Includes legislation with Stephen Marion King as the primary author for the 34th through 35th 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.

35th Regular Session
SB 56 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to providing for a Bureau of Labor Statistics of the State of Texas to be under the control of the Commissioner of Labor Statistics; providing that certain establishments where three or more persons are employed at work to register with the Bureau of Labor Statistics and providing penalties.
SB 81 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to navigation districts so as to provide that any navigation district in addition to authority to levy taxes for interest and sinking fund upon bonds which may be voted, shall also be authorized to levy an additional tax not exceeding ten cents on the one hundred dollars valuation upon all property within such navigation district for the maintenance, up-keep and operation of said district and all improvements constructed by such district.
SB 243 Author: King, Steve M. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to validating all sales of public free school lands which were purchased from the state and fully paid for and for which patents were signed by Governor J.S. Hogg on the twenty-second and on the twenty-third days of October, 1894, and on the thirtieth day of November, 1894.
SB 368 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to partitions and authorizing the partition of any real estate, or of any interest therein, or of any mineral, coal, petroleum or gas lands, whether held in fee or by lease or otherwise.
SB 416 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to aiding the Garrison Independent School District in Nacogdoches County, Texas, in rebuilding and refurnishing permanent public school buildings destroyed by fire November 17th, 1916; providing for a penalty for their misapplication.
SB 442 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to extending the present charter powers of terminal railways so that when such terminal railways are adjacent to any inland stream or water body, they shall have the right to construct, erect, operate and maintain all necessary and convenient facilities to accommodate and handle the exchange of freight and passenger traffic with any and all vessels and water craft using such waterway.
34th Regular Session
SB 61 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to creating the Ninth Supreme Judicial District of Texas, and providing for the organization of a Court of Civil Appeals within the Ninth Supreme Judicial District of Texas.
SB 122 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws preventing the pollution of water courses by addition provisions preventing the effect of such laws on municipal corporations situated on tide waters; providing penalties.
SB 172 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to providing that any person now holding or who may hereafter hold any judicial office, or the office of the Railroad Commissioner, or Attorney General, or Comptroller of Public Accounts by election or appointment in the State of Texas.
SB 202 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the condemnation by incorporated cities and towns and public utility companies of corporations of private property for opening or widening streets, avenues or alleys.
SB 223 Author: King, Steve M. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the payment of pensions to mothers of dependent or neglected children who are widows or whose husband is an inmate in a penal institution or an insane asylum.
SB 246 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to authorizing guardians of estates to make mineral leases, and prescribing the manner in which said mineral leases shall be made.
SB 350 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to granting incorporated cities and towns owning their own waterworks, the right to condemn private property in or outside of the city or town limits, for the purpose of acquiring right-of-way for digging or excavating canals, and for laying water mains into the city or town for the purpose of conducting water from any stream into the city or town for public use.
SB 417 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to commissioners of pilots.
30th Regular Session
HB 355 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to validating all grants of land in the State of Texas having their inception under the Spanish and Mexican governments, mapped, as appears from the records in the offices of the county clerks of the various counties of this State, and extant in the records of the General Land Office of the State of Texas, and regulating and determining the boundaries thereof.
HB 425 Author: King, Steve M.
Caption: Relating to creating the Sixth Supreme Judicial District of Texas, providing for the location of a Court of Civil Appeals therien and for the appointment of judges for said court until the next general election.