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Legislation authored by Ernest Lynwood Bruce

Includes legislation with Ernest Lynwood Bruce as the primary author for the 34th through 34th 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.

34th Regular Session
HB 347 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to validating charters and amendments thereto of certain cities adopting charters under the home rule act.
HB 350 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to liens of accountants, bookkeepers, artisans, craftsmen, factory operators, mill operators, servants, mechanics, quarrymen, common laborers and farm hands.
HB 436 Author: Bruce, Ernest L. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing guardians of estates to make mineral leases.
HB 463 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain laws relating to appointment of overseers and to persons liable to work on roads, their rights and duties.
HB 464 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain laws relating to refusal of overseers to serve, failure of duty as overseer and failure of persons liable to work on road.
HB 604 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to increasing the authority and duties of the commissioners court of Orange County, Texas, and of the county commissioners of said county to devote their entire time and attention to the affairs of said county, making each such county commissioner ex officio road commissioner of his commissioner's precinct, and to fix the salary for the members of said commissioners court.
33rd Regular Session
HB 252 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to amending statutes relating to the duties and compensation of county commissioners when constituted and acting as supervisors of public roads.
HB 419 Author: Bruce, Ernest L. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to defining and creating the occupation of contracting stevedores requiring all such to execute bond payable to the county judge and requiring all such to obtain a license before engaging in such occupation in each county.
HB 866 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain articles of the Revised Civil Statutes of 1911 relating to persons liable to work on roads, their rights and duties and relating to the appointment, powers and duties of overseers.
HB 877 Author: Bruce, Ernest L.
Caption: Relating to repealing articles of the Penal Code of 1911 relating to the service and duties of road overseers and relating to the failure of persons summoned to work on road to attend and work thereon or pay in lieu of working.