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Legislation authored by John Wright

Includes legislation with John Wright as the primary author for the 59th through 61st Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

61st Regular Session
HB 152 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to defining and providing for the registration and regulation of private trade and technical schools and classes and commercially operated business schools, and the registration of solicitors of such schools; conferring powers and imposing duties on the Commissioner of Education; creating a State Board of Private Trade Schools; prescribing penalties.
HB 153 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to establishing the Mountain Creek Lake State Park and providing for its development, operation, and maintenance; providing for acquisition of land and interests in land; making an appropriation.
HB 196 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating the Local Government Assistance Agency; establishing a Municipal Incorporation Review Board, etc.
HB 197 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to removing the exemption of certain motion pictures from the provisions of the law relating to acts involving obscene articles, objects and materials.
HB 198 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the inclusion in the Texas Municipal Retirement System of employees of an urban renewal agency.
HB 199 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to protection of persons and property in counties and cities from practices in the subdividing of land inimical to health, safety, and welfare.
HB 312 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to validating the incorporation of cities and towns heretofore incorporated or attempted to be incorporated under the general laws of Texas; validating governmental proceedings and bonds issued or authorized to be issued by such cities; providing a savings clause.
HB 313 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to exempting the operator of certain motor vehicles from the requirement of obtaining a commercial operators license; providing a savings clause.
HB 432 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an advisory council for the study and research of the problems of language-handicapped children and defining the duties of the Texas Education Agency and the commissioner of education concerning study and research into the problems of language-handicapped children and the development and carrying out of diagnostic and treatment programs for such children.
HB 433 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing that carriers shall not be liable as at common law for loss, etc., to baggage and personal effects of passengers, transported incident to the carriage of persons, under certain conditions.
HB 576 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the organization and regulation of credit unions; repealing certain laws.
HB 680 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing that time served in the Legislature of the State of Texas by any judge shall be credited to the length of judicial service.
HB 714 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing for a Court of Domestic Relations in and for Dallas County to be known as Court of Domestic Relations No. 4 of Dallas County.
HB 715 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing for a Court of Domestic Relations in and for Dallas County to be known as Court of Domestic Relations No. 5 of Dallas County.
HB 716 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to creation of the Juvenile Court No. 2 of Dallas County; making the judge a member of the juvenile board.
HB 717 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the creation of three additional district courts and two additional criminal district courts in Dallas County, to be known as the 233rd Judicial District, the 234th Judicial District, the 235th Judicial District, the Criminal Judicial District No. 6, and the Criminal Judicial District No. 7 of Dallas County.
HB 718 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the creation of a district court in Dallas County.
HB 719 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the creation of a district court in Dallas County.
HB 720 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the creation of a criminal district court in Dallas County.
HB 721 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the creation of a criminal district court in Dallas County.
HB 722 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the creation of a district court in Dallas County.
HB 723 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to regulating the taking of liens on homesteads for improvements thereto; providing for certain prerequisites to their filing of record, examination by the County or District Attorney, setting certain fees therefor, exempting certain parties.
HB 865 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to permitting credit unions to receive accounts for the benefit of minors under the Texas Uniform Gifts to Minors Act.
HB 866 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to selection of persons for jury service in counties with seven or more district courts.
HB 867 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing for an administrative assistant to the judges of the probate courts of Dallas County.
HB 868 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing for an administrative assistant to the judge of the Probate Court Number 2 of Dallas County.
HB 897 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Central Education Agency under rules and regulations of the State Board of Education to contract with private schools for the deaf to provide for the education and training for certain deaf children.
HB 931 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing for the Office of County Purchasing Agent in all counties of this State having a population of seventy-four thousand (74,000) or more inhabitants according to the last preceding Federal Census.
HB 1369 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Motor Vehicle Safety-Responsibility Act relating to deposits of security following a motor vehicle accident.
60th Regular Session
HB 154 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Central Education Agency to establish a special program for preschool children who have language disorders and providing for the method of financing the program.
HB 155 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending Article 2922-13, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes so as to redefinine the term "exceptional children" to include "language handicapped children".
HB 156 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the establishment of an advisory council for the study and research of the problems of language-handicapped children and defining the duties of the Texas Education Agency and the commissioner of education concerning study and research into the problems of language-handicapped children and the development and carrying out of diagnostic and treatment programs for such children; providing an effective date.
HB 287 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System to acquire by purchase, exchange, gift or otherwise certain properties to be used for campus expansion and University purposes in The University of Texas System; vesting title in the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System.
HB 459 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to planning; designating the Governor the Chief Planning Officer of the State; providing Interagency Planning Councils; establishing a Division of Planning Coordination.
HB 460 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to protection of persons and property in counties and cities from practices in the subdividing of land inimical to health, safety and welfare; authorizing counties and cities to sue to enjoin violation of such orders; providing for a penalty for violation of such orders.
HB 461 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to cooperation and contracts among political subdivisions in this State; providing an effective date.
HB 462 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating the Local Government Assistance Agency.
HB 463 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Relating to metropolitan areas and planning and cooperation in metropolitan areas.
HB 466 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to make it a felony for any person knowingly and maliciously by certain means to make, give, send, report, or communicate any false alarm, or falsely report any act or fact situation which causes certain authorized emergency vehicles to respond to the report or alarm; providing a penalty.
HB 486 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to establishing the Mountain Creek Lake State Park and providing for its development, operation, and maintenance; providing for acquisition of land and interests in land.
HB 713 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles of the Penal Code by repealing penal provisions concerning motion pictures.
HB 1160 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Mental Health Code to stay orders of temporary hospitalization in mental illness cases.
HB 1171 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to repealing a certain paragraph of penal provisions concerning motion pictures.
HB 1172 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to flying the state flag over the capitol building at the request of a Texas resident.
HB 1173 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to defining and providing for the registration and regulation of private trade and technical schools and classes and commercially operated business schools, and the registration of solicitors of such schools, conferring powers, and imposing duties on the Commissioner of Education, creating a State Board of Private Trade Schools, prescribing penalties.
HB 1297 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to providing that no motor vehicle shall draw more than three motor vehicles attached thereto by the triple saddle mount method.
HB 1309 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to the incorporation of new municipalities; creating the Municipal Incorporation Review Board.
HJR 32 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas authorizing the Legislature to provide for optional county plans of government for certain counties.
HJR 33 Author: Wright, John | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas defining an urban county and vesting certain authority in urban counties; authorizing the Legislature to provide for the exercise of further authority by urban counties.
59th Regular Session
HB 1169 Author: Wright, John
Caption: Relating to regulating the business of remanufacturing motor vehicle parts; providing a penalty; making an appropriation.