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Legislation authored by Richard Swift

Includes legislation with Richard Swift as the primary author for the 70th through 71st Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

71st Regular Session
HB 626 Author: Swift, Dick | et. al.
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Anderson, Cherokee, and Houston counties.
HB 745 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the punishment of murder of a participant in a court proceeding as a capital offense.
HB 1167 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to sunset review of certain water districts and authorities and river authorities.
HB 1168 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the Teague Hospital District.
HB 1329 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
Caption: Relating to review by the Texas Water Commission of certain permitted but unconstructed storage reservoirs.
HB 1330 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Referred to Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to inspections and the collection of certain information by the Texas Water Commission concerning certain matters under its jurisdiction.
HB 1718 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the repeal of the law granting police power to a sexton, superintendent, or other person in charge of a cemetery.
HB 1721 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Pending in committee
Caption: Relating to psychiatric inpatient beds provided by the Texas Department of Corrections.
HB 2138 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Referred to Public Safety
Caption: Relating to the licensing of jailers, peace officers, reserve law enforcement officers, and state correctional officers by the Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.
HB 3189 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to the County Court at Law of Cherokee County and to service of the judge of that court on the county juvenile board.
HR 146 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Jeffrey and Joyie Herrington on the birth of Savannah Jane Herrington.
HR 632 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Recognizing April 18, 1989, as Palestine Day.
HR 1021 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Congratulating Dr. and Mrs. Jay S. Herrington, Sr., on birth of Jay Steven Herrington, Jr.
71st 2nd Called Session
HB 81 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to establishing the Indigent Inmate Defense Program and to transferring appropriations related to the representation of indigent inmates.
71st 3rd Called Session
HB 74 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Referred to County Affairs
Caption: Relating to the election of the board of directors of the Fairfield Hospital District.
HB 98 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: No action taken in committee
Caption: Relating to review by the Texas Water Commission of certain permitted but unconstructed storage reservoirs.
HR 30 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Fay Watson McFarlane.
HR 31 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: In memory of Ben Kelly.
71st 5th Called Session
HR 7 Author: Swift, Dick
Last Action: Reported enrolled
Caption: Honoring Portia Hill.