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Legislation authored by Jess Alexander Baker

Includes legislation with Jess Alexander Baker as the primary author for the 34th through 35th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not complete for the 43rd through 45th Legislatures or for sessions prior to the 34th.

35th Regular Session
HB 223 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to creating a special fishing law for Hood and Somerville counties.
HB 611 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing women to vote in primary elections.
HB 655 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to creating a special fish law for Hood and Somervell counties.
HJR 9 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment giving women the right to vote.
35th 4th Called Session
HJR 2 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Ratifying the recent constitutional amendment prohibiting the sale and manufacture of intoxicating liquors within the United States.
34th Regular Session
HB 469 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute requiring County Judges to be licensed lawyers.
HJR 36 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the number of inhabitants required to separate the offices of Sheriff and Tax Collector; making an appropriation.
32nd Regular Session
HB 106 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to the use of the Capital Building.
HB 108 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to providing for the collection of an occupation tax on retail dealers in all cold drinks to which have been added morphine, phenacetin, opium, cocaine, caffeine, heroin, alpha or beta eucaine, chloroform, cannabis indica, chloral hydrate, or acetanalid, or any derivative or preparation of any such substances.
HB 120 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to occupation taxes.
HB 164 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to increasing the liability of all employers of laborers.
HB 210 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to regulating and fixing the passenger fare on all railroads; providing for the redemption of all tickets sold by such companies.
HB 259 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to requiring the Tax Collector of each County in which there is located an incorporated city or town to pay to each such proportion of all road and bridge taxes which are levied and collected by such County within the corporate limits; requiring such city or town to expend the same on the extensions of the county roads that enter such city or town.
HB 271 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander | et. al.
Caption: Relating to preventing the addition of cocaine, caffeine, acetanilid, morphine, phenacetin, opium, heroin, alpha or beta eucaine, cannabis indica, or chloral hydrate, to any food or drink or substance intended to be used as food or drink; prescribing a penalty.
HB 276 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to erecting memorials to commemorate the service of Texas soldiers during the war between the states.
HB 277 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to appropriating so much as my be necessary, to be expended under the direction of the Comptroller of Public Accounts in the enforcement of the liquor and revenue laws of this State.
HB 278 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to prohibiting any railroad company from granting to any person or association of persons special or exclusive right to solicit the transfer of passengers or baggage; fixing penalties.
HJR 8 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to amending Section 2, Article 6, of the Constitution of the the State of Texas, relating to suffrage.
HJR 16 Author: Baker, Jess Alexander
Caption: Relating to authorizing the grant of aid in the establishment and maintenance of a home for the disabled and dependent wives and widows of Confederate soldiers and sailors and such women as aided the Confederacy.