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HB 857 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to a study by the Texas Department of Transportation of the alignment for the proposed Regional Outer Loop project in certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1071 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to a study by the Texas Department of Transportation of the alignment for the proposed Regional Outer Loop project in certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1709 85-0 (2017) Author: Gooden, Lance | et. al.
Sponsor: Hall, Bob
Relating to procedures for the dissolution of the Bois D'Arc Island Levee Improvement District of Dallas and Kaufman Counties. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3256 85-0 (2017) Author: Rose, Toni | et. al. Relating to the establishment by certain counties and hospital districts of disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain infectious and communicable diseases; authorizing fees. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3550 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to guidelines for and adjustments to highway noise barriers. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3964 85-0 (2017) Author: Meyer, Morgan | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffines, Don
Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 289 in Dallas County as the Harold C. Simmons Memorial Highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 985 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the abolishment of the County Court at Law No. 3 of Dallas County, County Court at Law No. 4 of Dallas County, and County Court at Law No. 5 of Dallas County and the transfer of cases to the County Court at Law No. 1 of Dallas County and County Court at Law No. 2 of Dallas County. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 65 84-0 (2015) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain communicable diseases; authorizing fees. House: County Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1929 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the payment in certain counties of expenses associated with the transportation of senior citizens and their caregivers for civic, community, educational, and recreational activities. House: County Affairs
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2082 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to developing a program to provide telemedicine medical services to certain children. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2173 84-0 (2015) Author: Rinaldi, Matt Relating to quorum and voting requirements for the transaction of business by the board of the Irving Flood Control District Section III of Dallas County. House: Natural Resources Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3179 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to a study by the Texas Department of Transportation of the alignment for the proposed Regional Outer Loop project in certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3556 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to the development of the Interstate Highway 635 East project in Dallas County. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3990 84-0 (2015) Author: Rose, Toni | et. al. Relating to the study of the fiscal impact on local governments in Dallas, Ellis, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro and Rockwall Counties of restructuring the NorthSTAR behavioral health system and the effective implementation the Sunset Commission Health and Human Services Commission Issue 9 recommendation. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
SB 432 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Villalba, Jason
Relating to continuation of an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Dallas County courts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1345 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don
Sponsor: Rinaldi, Matt
Relating to quorum and voting requirements for the transaction of business by the board of the Irving Flood Control District Section III of Dallas County. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1979 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the study of the fiscal impact on local governments in Dallas, Ellis, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro and Rockwall Counties of restructuring the NorthSTAR behavioral health system and the effective implementation the Sunset Commission Health and Human Services Commission Issue 9 recommendation. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 2036 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a commission to identify future higher education and workforce needs of this state and make related recommendations to address those needs by the state's bicentennial. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2529 83-0 (2013) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to disease control pilot programs to reduce the risk of certain communicable diseases. Filed
HB 3393 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3520 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the designation of a segment of U.S. Highway 75 in Dallas County as the George W. Bush Expressway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2676 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to the appointment of bailiffs in certain Dallas County courts. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
SB 1773 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the pilot program authorizing a property owner to appeal to the State Office of Administrative Hearings certain appraisal review board determinations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 250 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the abolition of certain district courts, the creation of additional district courts, and the election of district court judges in certain counties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Withdrawn from schedule
HB 515 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen | et. al. Relating to the expansion of the boundaries of the Dallas County Hospital District. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4822 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the jurisdiction and preference of certain county criminal courts in Dallas County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 4836 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to the creation of a groundwater conservation district in Dallas County. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HJR 35 81-0 (2009) Author: Vaught, Allen Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the Dallas County Hospital District to expand its boundaries. House: County Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2417 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the operation in certain counties of an integrated care management model under the Medicaid managed care program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 3800 80-0 (2007) Author: Vaught, Allen Relating to the expansion of the boundaries of the Dallas County and Tarrant County Hospital Districts. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 9 80-0 (2007) Author: Vaught, Allen Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the Dallas County and Tarrant County Hospital Districts to expand their boundaries. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
SB 1125 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario | et. al.
Sponsor: Woolley, Beverly
Relating to statutory probate court associate judges. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 1189 79-0 (2005) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al. Relating to the creation of two additional criminal judicial districts composed of Dallas County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 3531 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Jim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the Dallas County district and county courts administration and court services. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 3384 78-0 (2003) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to associate judges appointed by certain district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1111 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the financing, construction, operation of, and records regarding venue projects in certain counties. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1017 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo | et. al. Relating to making one-time, emergency appropriations to Dallas County to partially defray the costs of detaining and prosecuting certain accused individuals. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2368 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the fees assessed by a district court in Dallas County for certain services rendered in juvenile or family law cases. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2638 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to certain fees for collecting, disbursing, or monitoring spousal maintenance or child support payments in Dallas County. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3574 77-0 (2001) Author: George, Kenn Relating to associate judges appointed by certain district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 3586 77-0 (2001) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Dallas County courts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HJR 57 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the number of county commissioners in Dallas County. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 909 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to associate judges appointed by certain district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
SB 1436 77-0 (2001) Author: West, Royce Relating to an additional fee for filing civil cases in certain Dallas County courts. Senate: Jurisprudence Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1282 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the appointment of probate masters for certain courts. House: Judicial Affairs Subcommittee members named
HB 1562 76-0 (1999) Author: Reyna, Elvira
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to matters that may be referred to a criminal law magistrate in Dallas County. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2536 76-0 (1999) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the salary of the county judge of Dallas County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3174 76-0 (1999) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the application of the professional prosecutors law to the criminal district attorney of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 294 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the appointment of probate masters for certain courts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1824 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Hartnett, Will
Relating to the creation of the County Criminal Court No. 11 of Dallas County, Texas. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1831 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the application of the professional prosecutors law to the criminal district attorney of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 412 75-0 (1997) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the statutory county courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 971 75-0 (1997) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the jurisdiction of county criminal courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1299 75-0 (1997) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the designation of Spur 408 in Dallas County as Patriot Parkway. House: Transportation
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Effective immediately
HJR 3 75-0 (1997) Author: Garcia, Domingo Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the jurisdiction of the justice of the peace courts of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 235 75-0 (1997) Author: Carona, John Relating to the designation of Spur 408 in Dallas County as Patriot Parkway. Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology Committee report printed and distributed
SB 611 75-0 (1997) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Garcia, Domingo
Relating to criminal law magistrates in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SCR 75 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Authorizing the creation of a commission to study the creation of an institution of higher education to be located in the southern portion of the County of Dallas. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
SR 913 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce Authorizing the creation of a commission to study the creation of an institution of higher education to be located in the southern portion of Dallas County. Reported enrolled
HB 1137 74-0 (1995) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to special judges elected by the practicing lawyers of the statutory probate courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 1235 74-0 (1995) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to special judges elected by the practicing lawyers of the statutory probate courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 1129 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne | et. al.
Relating to the designation of a portion of certain highways in Dallas County as the S. M. Wright Freeway. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1701 74-0 (1995) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the designation of State Highway 190 in Dallas, Collin, and Denton counties as the President George Bush Highway. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 2849 73-0 (1993) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to the use of certain probate court fees in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 2860 73-0 (1993) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the district and county courts administrator and court services department of Dallas County; authorizing fees. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 105 72-0 (1991) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the compensation of a deputy sheriff assigned as a bailiff in Dallas County. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 584 72-0 (1991) Author: Larry, Jerald Relating to apportionment of Dallas County into state representative districts. House: Redistricting Left pending in committee
HB 1429 72-0 (1991) Author: Cain, David Relating to the compensation received by a criminal law magistrate in Dallas County. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HB 2571 72-0 (1991) Author: Repp, Glenn
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the election and powers and duties of the board of directors of the Bois d'Arc Island Levee Improvement District of Dallas and Kaufman Counties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 2752 72-0 (1991) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to compensation of judges of statutory probate courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Calendars
SB 113 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Hudson III, Samuel
Relating to the compensation of a deputy sheriff assigned as a bailiff in Dallas County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Point of order sustained
HB 1700 71-0 (1989) Author: Shea, Gwyn | et. al.
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the powers and duties of the Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District and the terms of office of the district directors. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2236 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Patricia Relating to the creation of three judicial districts composed of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 3083 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to certain statutory county courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Returned to committee
HB 3088 71-0 (1989) Author: Marchant, Ken
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to a change in the name of "Farmers Branch-Carrollton Flood Control District of Dallas County, Texas" to "Valwood Improvement Authority of Dallas County, Texas," a change in the terms of office.... House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 3142 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Patricia Relating to the creation of additional county criminal courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3179 71-0 (1989) Author: Repp, Glenn
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the Dallas County Improvement District; granting the power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 799 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to the powers and duties of the Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District and the terms of office of the district directors. Senate: Natural Resources Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SB 1267 71-0 (1989) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the creation of three judicial districts composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Special Subcommittee
SB 1537 71-0 (1989) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Hill, Patricia
Relating to the juvenile board and court services department of Dallas County and to the salaries of the district judges having jurisdiction in Dallas County; authorizing and setting fees. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 1605 71-0 (1989) Author: Leedom, John Relating to certain statutory county courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Pending in committee
SB 1747 71-0 (1989) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to changing the name of the Farmers Branch-Carrollton Flood Control District to the Valwood Improvement Authority, staggering of the directors' terms, filling vacancies on the board, providing a per . . . Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 52 71-1 (1989) Author: Repp, Glenn
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to submission of construction plans for certain roads by the Dallas County Improvement District, conveyance of district facilities, qualifications of district directors, and publication of meeting places... House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days--10/18/89
HCR 9 71-1 (1989) Author: Arnold, Bill Endorsing the establishment of a national cemetery in the Lake Joe Pool area in Dallas and Tarrant counties. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 46 71-2 (1989) Author: Blackwood, Bill Relating to the location of the boundaries of the Dallas County Water Control and Improvement District No. 6 and the validation of annexation of territory. House: Natural Resources Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 48 71-2 (1989) Author: Repp, Glenn Relating to submission of construction plans for certain roads by the Dallas County Improvement District, conveyance of district facilities, qualifications of district directors, publication of meeting places.... House: Natural Resources Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 112 71-3 (1990) Author: Repp, Glenn Relating to submission of construction plans for certain roads by the Dallas County Improvement District, conveyance of district facilities, qualifications of district directors, publication of meeting places.... House: Natural Resources Recommendations filed with the Spkr.
HB 654 70-0 (1987) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the municipal courts of record in Dallas. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Local&Consent Cal.
HB 2530 70-0 (1987) Author: Repp, Glenn
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the Wilmer Utility District and granting the power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2539 70-0 (1987) Author: Repp, Glenn
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Establishing the official name of the Dallas County Bois D'Arc Island Levee District, authorizing the exclusion of land by the district and conveyance of district facilities within any excluded area, and authorizing the board of directors of the district to establish a minimum benefit basis on all taxable property in the district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SB 804 70-0 (1987) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to the reorganization, administration, powers, duties, and selection of the board of directors of Dallas County Flood Control District No. 1; granting the power of eminent domain. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 396 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Relating to appointment of a master for certain district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 996 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the compensation of the official court reporters for the district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1517 69-0 (1985) Author: Wolens, Steven Relating to the expenditure of funds by the Dallas County Adult Probation Department. House: County Affairs Withdrawn from calendar
HB 2284 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Relating to the creation of the County Criminal Court No. 11 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Postponed in committee
HB 2285 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Relating to the creation of the County Criminal Court No. 12 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Postponed in committee
HB 2286 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Relating to the creation of the County Criminal Court No. 13 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Postponed in committee
HB 2390 69-0 (1985) Author: Blanton, Bill
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, functions, operations, and financing of and annexation of territory to and exclusion of territory from the Northwest Dallas County Flood Control District. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
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HB 2396 69-0 (1985) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court of Dallas County at Law Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2397 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the compensation of the directors of juvenile services and court services, and to the salaries and expenses of employees of the juvenile probation department or under the control of the juvenile board in Dallas County. House: County Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 131 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the appointment, qualifications, compensation, fees, powers, and duties of a master in certain district courts in Dallas County and to procedures and use of the master's findings. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 210 69-0 (1985) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the sale of certain property and the use of the proceeds to provide mental health services or to benefit the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation; providing for a lien. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 309 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Granoff, Al
Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Courts of Dallas County at Law Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1225 69-0 (1985) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Hill, Anita
Relating to the creation and establishment of a conservation and reclamation district under Article XVI, Section 59 of the Constitution of Texas known as Sunnyvale Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing for one confirmation election; declaring the district a governmental agency and a body politic and corporate; finding benefit to all property within the district; defining the boundaries; conferring on the district the rights, powers, privileges, authority, and functions of the general laws of Texas applicable to municipal utility districts created under Chapter 54, Title 4, Texas Water Code, where not in conflict with this Act and adopting same by reference; naming the first directors and the filling of vacancies; providing for terms and elections of directors and related matters; finding and declaring that the requirements of Article XVI, Sections 59(d) and 59(e) of the Texas Constitution have been performed and accomplished; authorizing the district to be divided into two or more districts under certain circumstances; enacting other provisions relating to the above-mentioned subjects; providing a severability clause; and declaring an emergency. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1270 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the appointment, qualifications, compensation, powers, and duties of a master in certain district courts in Dallas County, to assessment of court costs, and to procedures and use of the master's findings. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1368 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the appointment, duties, and compensation of bailiffs for certain courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 123 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to establishment of a law school in Dallas County. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 874 68-0 (1983) Author: Cain, David Relating to the creation of two family district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 1469 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the creation of two additional district courts composed of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 1470 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to the transfer of certain cases from the district courts to the county courts at law in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Point of order sustained
HB 1471 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to bailiffs of district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs No action taken
HB 2240 68-0 (1983) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to apportionment of Dallas County into representative districts. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to subcommittee
HB 2425 68-0 (1983) Author: Shea, Gwyn
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to the reorganization, boundaries, administration, powers, duties, and financing of Dallas County Municipal Utility District No. 2, the change of name of that district to Dallas County Flood Control District No. 1, and the validation of certain actions of and matters relating to that district. House: County Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
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SB 224 68-0 (1983) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Wolens, Steven
Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, personnel, administration, and appeals procedures of municipal courts of record in the City of Dallas and powers and duties of the governing body of the city in connection with these courts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 781 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the magistrates appointed by the judges of the district courts of Dallas County that give preference to criminal cases and by the judges of the criminal district courts of Dallas County. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 783 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to bailiffs of district courts in Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 794 68-0 (1983) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the creation of four judicial districts composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 839 68-0 (1983) Author: Leedom, John Relating to the transfer of certain cases from the district courts to the county courts at law in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 880 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the appointment, qualifications, use, compensation, immunity, and authority of masters in certain district courts in Dallas County and use of other officials at master's hearings. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 963 68-0 (1983) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Blanton, Bill
Relating to the reorganization of Dallas County Municipal Utility District No. 1 and its continuation as a district; to a change of name of the district to "Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District"; to the rights, powers, duties, and functions of the district, including the continued power to issue bonds and levy taxes; to the prescription and validation of the boundaries of the district; to the continuation of outstanding obligations; to certain additional intradistrict transportation powers; to certain required and specific approvals of the City of Irving; to the issuance of previously voted bonds and the levy of previously voted taxes without further elections; to the power of the City of Irving to dissolve the district under applicable laws; to validating prior elections, other actions, and contracts of the district; and to compliance with requirements of Article XVI, Section 59(d), Texas Constitution. House: County Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
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SB 42 68-2 (1984) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court of Dallas County at Law No. 1. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 748 67-0 (1981) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the creation of nine judicial districts composed of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs No action taken
HB 982 67-0 (1981) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to county road administration in Dallas County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Postponed
HB 1571 67-0 (1981) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to creation of eight judicial districts composed of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 2345 67-0 (1981) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the authority to create municipal courts of record in the city of Dallas and to provisions for the operation of the courts and appeals from the municipal courts of record. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 299 67-0 (1981) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the Farmers Branch-Carrollton Flood Control District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 385 67-0 (1981) Author: Travis, Dee Relating to the creation of nine judicial districts composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 437 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to the appointment, qualifications, compensation, powers, and duties of magistrates for district courts of Dallas County in certain criminal proceedings and to certain procedures in such courts; the use by the courts of the results of actions by the magistrates; and assessment of costs. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 438 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to appointment, qualifications,use, compensation, and authority of masters in certain district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Failure to suspend the rules
SB 442 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 287th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 443 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 288th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 444 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 289th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 445 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 290th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 517 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to creation of the County Criminal Court No. 11 of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 518 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the County Court of Dallas County at Law No. 6. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 877 67-0 (1981) Author: Travis, Dee
Sponsor: Keller, Ray
Relating to county road administration in Dallas County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1119 67-0 (1981) Author: Leedom, John Relating to the authority of the Commissioners Court of Dallas County to authorize county purchases not to exceed a designated amount. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to subcommittee
HB 16 66-0 (1979) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the Mountain Creek State Park and its acquisition, development, operation, and maintenance. House: Environmental Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 79 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to establishment of a law school in Dallas County. House: Higher Education Referred to Committee on Higher Education
HB 886 66-0 (1979) Author: Cain, David Relating to the boundaries of single-member districts of political subdivisions located in Dallas County. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to Committee on Regions, Compacts & Districts
HB 1450 66-0 (1979) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to creation of the 286th and 287th Judicial Districts, composed of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 1789 66-0 (1979) Author: Agnich, Fred Relating to the sale of certain state-owned land by the commissioner of the General Land Office. House: State Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1867 66-0 (1979) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the creation of certain new judicial districts. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 2162 66-0 (1979) Author: Cain, David Relating to boundaries of single-member districts of political subdivisions located in Dallas County. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts Referred to subcommittee
HB 2188 66-0 (1979) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to creation of the County Criminal Courts Nos.8,9,10, and 11 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 785 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to appointment and use of masters in the district courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1027 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 292nd Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1028 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 293rd Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1029 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the Creation of the 290th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1030 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 291st Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1031 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 286th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1032 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 287th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1168 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to creation of the County Criminal Court of Appeals No. 2 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1169 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to creation of the County Criminal Court No. 10 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1170 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to creation of the County Criminal Court No. 9 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1171 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to creation of the County Criminal Court No. 8 of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1297 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the establishment, powers, and duties of the Dallas County Juvenile Board, Juvenile Probation Department, and Court Services Department, and the offices of director of juvenile services and director of court services. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on daily General State Calendar
HB 16 65-0 (1977) Author: Smith, Carlyle Establishing the Mountain Creek State Park and providing for its development, operation, and maintenance; providing for acquisition of land and interests in land; and declaring an emergency. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 516 65-0 (1977) Author: Evans, Charles Providing administration of family law by replacing the juvenile courts of Dallas and Harris counties and all functioning domestic relations courts with district courts of general jurisdiction to be called family district courts; providing for these courts' jurisdiction, terms, personnel, facilities, and administration; restructuring existing juvenile boards in certain counties and providing for the future creation and organization of juvenile boards in other counties; repealing the laws creating and providing for the replaced courts; repealing the laws providing for creation of domestic relations courts in Lubbock and Starr Counties. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1423 65-0 (1977) Author: Grant, Ben Z. Relating to replacement of the special juvenile courts of Harris and Dallas counties and functioning domestic relations courts in the state with district court of general jurisdiction; repealing the laws creating and providing for the replaced courts. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2139 65-0 (1977) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the Courts of Domestic Relations Nos. 5, 6, 7, and 8 of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the courts of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts
HB 2140 65-0 (1977) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the Juvenile Court No. 3 of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the courts of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts
HB 2141 65-0 (1977) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the County Criminal Courts Nos. 6 and 7 of Dallas County and making other provisions relative to the County Criminal Courts of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 2142 65-0 (1977) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the County Court of Dallas County at Law No. 5; making other provisions relative to the County Court of Dallas County at Law. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 2143 65-0 (1977) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the creation of two judicial districts, each composed of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts
HB 2192 65-0 (1977) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the composition of and membership on the Juvenile Board of Dallas County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Posting rule suspended
HB 2256 65-0 (1977) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the issuance of certificates of indebtedness by Dallas County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HCR 193 65-0 (1977) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Instructing the chief clerk to correct an error in HB2141. Signed by the Governor
SB 274 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the Court of Domestic Relations Number Five of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the business and functioning of the court; conforming the jurisdiction of other courts thereto; and providing for membership of the judge on the juvenile board. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 275 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the County Court of Dallas County at Law Number 5; providing for the election of a judge, his qualifications, term, compensation, powers, and duties; providing method of filling a vacancy in the office; providing for transfer of caes and exchange of benches; providing for certain duties of the county clerk; making other provisions relative to the County Courts of Dallas County at Law; and declaring an emergency. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 276 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, terms, administration, powers, and procedures of the County Criminal Court No. 6 of Dallas County; providing for the election of appointment of a judge, his qualifications, compensation, term of office, powers, and duties; authorizing the election of appointment of a special judge; providing for officers and employees of the court; providing for fees; providing for transfer of cases and for exchange of benches; making other provisions relative to the county criminal courts of Dallas County; and declaring an emergency. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 277 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 244th Judicial District composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 278 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation of the 243rd Judicial District composed of Dallas county. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 621 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the assignment, rights, and duties of judges of the special juvenile courts and domestic relations courts under the Administrative Judicial Act. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 772 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to appointment of bailiffs for certain courts in Dallas County; providing for their qualifications, duties, and compensation. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 925 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the juvenile Court No. 3 of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the courts of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1218 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill Creating County Criminal Courts Nos. 6 and 7 of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the county criminal courts of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 1219 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill Providing for the election of a judge, his qualifications, term, compensation, powers, and duties; providing method of filling a vacancy in the office; providing for transfer of cases and exchange of benches; providing for certain duties of the county clerk; providing date for election of judge and effective date of this Act; making other provisions relative to the County Courts of Dallas County at Law. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 1220 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the Courts of Domestic Relations Nos. 5, 6, 7 and 8 of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the courts of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1221 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill Relating to the creation of two judicial districts, each composed of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 1222 65-0 (1977) Author: Braecklein, Bill Relating to the creation, jurisdition, administration, and procedures of the Juvenile Court No. 3 of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the courts of Dallas County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 16 64-0 (1975) Author: Smith, Carlyle
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Establishing the Mountain Creek State Park and providing for its development, operation, and maintenance; providing for acquisition of land and interests in land. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 550 64-0 (1975) Author: Finney, Dave An Act to further the provision of community based services for the mentally handicapped by conveying to the Dallas County Mental Health and Mental Retardation Center a certain described tract of land and certain personal property, conveying to the Tarrant county Hospital District Mental Health Mental Retardation Center certain personal property, and providing for the reversion of title to the real property not used for the provision of mental health and/or mental retardation services or any public purpose. House: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 651 64-0 (1975) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
Providing an administrative assistant to each of the judges of the County Criminal Court of Dallas County, the County Criminal Court No. 2 of Dallas County, the County Criminal Court No. 3 of Dallas county, the County Criminal Court No. 4 of Dallas County, the County Criminal Court No. 5 of Dallas County, and the County Criminal Court of Appeals of Dallas County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days
HB 999 64-0 (1975) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the County Courts of Dallas County at Law Nos. 5 and 6; making other provisions relative to the County Courts of Dallas County at Law. House: Judicial Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1000 64-0 (1975) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the Probate Court No. 3 of Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the Probate Courts of Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1210 64-0 (1975) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Changing the names of the criminal judicial districts of Dallas, Tarrant, and Jefferson counties to regular numbered judicial districts and changing the names of the courts to district courts; relating to the jurisdiction of those courts and making other provisions relative to the courts and the judges of the courts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Reported from committee favorably
HB 1216 64-0 (1975) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the appointment of a qualified former judge to sit for the regular judge of certain statutory courts in Dallas County. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1930 64-0 (1975) Author: Korioth, A.J. "Al" Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, functions, and financing of the Farmers Branch-Carrollton Flood Control District of Dallas County, Texas. House: Natural Resources Referred to subcommittee
HB 2159 64-0 (1975) Author: Geiger, Richard S.
Sponsor: Braecklein, Bill
Relating to the appointment and use of a master in each court of domestic relations in Dallas County; making other provisions relative to the master and the findings and recommendations of the master. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 250 64-0 (1975) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Providing for the administration of family law by replacing all functioning domestic relations courts and the juvenile courts of Dallas and Harris Counties with district courts of general jurisdiction, to be called family district courts; providing for these courts' jurisdiction, terms, personnel, facilities, and administration; restructuring existing juvenile boards in certain counties and providing for the future creation and organization of juvenile boards in other counties; repealing the laws creating and providing for the replaced courts; repealing the laws providing for creation of domestic relations courts in Lubbock and Starr Counties. Senate: Jurisprudence Motion to suspend rules lost
SB 435 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Finney, Dave
Authorizing the Texas Board of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to convey certain land in Dallas County and other property to the Dallas County Mental Health and Mental Retardation Center and to transfer ownership of and title to certain personal property to the Tarrant County Hospital District Mental Health Mental Retardation Center; providing for revision of title to the real property under certain conditions; making certain provisions for the use of the land conveyed and of land for which the conveyed land may be traded. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 498 64-0 (1975) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Geiger, Richard S.
Relating to the appointment of a qualified retired judge to sit for the regular judge for certain courts in Dallas County; providing certain qualifications and requirements for the appointed judge; providing for his jurisdiction, powers, and compensation; stating relationship of the Act to other laws. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 720 64-0 (1975) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Geiger, Richard S.
Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the Probate Court Number 3 of Dallas County; giving the court primary responsibility for mental illness proceedings; providing for transfer of cases from the County Court of Dallas and Dallas probate courts; providing terms of the newly created court; providing for the appointment or election of the judge, his qualifications, powers, terms of office, and compensation; providing for officers and personnel and making other necessary provisions for said court. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 735 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill Creating a Court of Domestic Relations Number Five, of Dallas County, Texas; prescribing the jurisdiction thereof; providing for the qualification, duties, compensation, and powers of the judge of said court; providing for the appointment, qualifications, duties, and compensation of the official court reporter of said court; providing for the appointment, designation, and compensation of other officers of said court; providing other provisions relative to the business and functioning of said court. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 736 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill Creating a Court of Domestic Relations Number Six, of Dallas County, Texas; prescribing the jurisdiction thereof; providing for the qualifications, duties, compensation, and powers of the judge of said court; providing for the appointment, qualifications, duties, and compensation of the official court reporter of said court; providing for the appointment, designation, and compensation of other officers of said court; providing other provisions relative to the business and functioning of said court. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to subcommittee
SB 878 64-0 (1975) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Korioth, A.J. "Al"
Relating to the reorganization of the "Dallas County Levee Improvement District No. 16" and its change of name to "Farmers Branch-Carrollton Flood Control District"; providing the rights, powers, duties, and functions of the district and its board of directors and other personnel; providing for financing; providing for the district's bearing the expense of relocation or alteration of certain properties; providing for elections for issuance of bonds and levy of taxes; providing procedures for the issuance of bonds, their terms, security, and use of proceeds; providing for issuance of refunding bonds and notes; giving cities in which the district is situated authority to dissolve the district under applicable laws. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 295 63-0 (1973) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to all Juvenile Courts existing in the County of Dallas, and any such courts to be created in the future; conferring upon said courts the general constitutional jurisdiction heretofore conferred upon constitutional District Courts as per the Constitution and laws of the State of Texas; said courts retaining a preference for the cases now heard in said courts; providing for severability. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Reported favorably
HB 296 63-0 (1973) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to all Domestic Relations Courts existing in the County of Dallas, and any such courts to be created in the future; conferring upon said courts the general constitutional jurisdiction heretofore conferred upon constitutional district courts as per the Constitution and laws of the State of Texas; said courts retaining a preference for the cases now heard in said courts; providing for severability. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Reported favorably
HB 328 63-0 (1973) Author: Atwell, Ben Authorizing the Commissioners Court in Dallas County to regulate use of land in unincorporated areas; providing that no existing structure or use will be affected; providing for notice and hearings; establishing and prescribing the duties of a county Land Management Commission; establishing and prescriving the duties of a county Board of Adjustment; providing for appeals; providing for enforcement and penalties; prescribing the effect and penalties; prescribing the effect of conflicting laws; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing date
HB 431 63-0 (1973) Author: Russell, Jerry Amending the Judicial Districts Act of 1969. House: Judiciary Committee hearing date
HB 720 63-0 (1973) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Making a supplemental appropriation to Dallas County Junior College District for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1974, and declaring an emergency. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
HB 1051 63-0 (1973) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the appointment of a qualified attorney to sit for the regular judge of certain statutory courts in Dallas County. House: Judiciary Referred to Committee on Judiciary
HB 1563 63-0 (1973) Author: Russell, Jerry Creating County Criminal Court No. 4 of Dallas County, Texas; providing the term and jurisdiction of the court; providing the powers, duties, terms of office, and the compensation of the judges of the court; providing for the appointment of official court reporters of the court; prescribing the qualifications, duties, and compensation of the official court reporters of the court; providing for the appointment, designation, and compensation of other officers of the court; providing other provisions relative to the business and functioning of the court; providing a severability clause; and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary Rules suspended
HB 1564 63-0 (1973) Author: Russell, Jerry Creating County Criminal Court No. 5 of Dallas County, Texas; providing the term and jurisdiction of the court; providing the powers, duties, terms of office, and compensation of the judges of the court; providing for the appointment of official court reporters of the court; prescribing the qualifications, duties, and compensation of the official court reporters of the court; providing for the appointment, designation, and compensation of other officers of the court; providing other provisions relative to the business and functioning of the court; providing a severability clause; and declaring an emergency. House: Judiciary Rules suspended
SB 50 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Russell, Jerry
Creating the Court of Domestic Relations Number Four of Dallas County, Texas; prescribing the jurisdiction thereof; providing for the qualification, duties, compensation, and powers of the judge of said court; providing for the appointment, qualifications, duties, and compensation of the official court reporter of said court; providing for the appointment, designation, and compensation of other officers of said court; providing other provisions relate to the business and functioning of said court; providing a severability clause. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 51 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Vecchio, James S.
Creating County Criminal Court Number Four of Dallas County, Texas, and County Criminal Court Number Five of Dallas County, Texas; providing a severability clause. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 52 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Hale, L. DeWitt
Relating to the creation of certain new judicial districts; relating to the Second Thirty-eighth Judicial District; prescribing effective dates. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 Day Bill
SB 488 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Making a supplemental appropriation to Dallas County Junior College district for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1974. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 595 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the appointment, deputization, salary, duties and removal of bailiffs and clerks for district courts in Dallas County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 596 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Vecchio, James S.
Relating to the appointment of a qualified retired judge to sit for the regular judge of certain statutory courts in Dallas County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Sent to Calendar Committee
SB 779 63-0 (1973) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Enabling county Commissioners Courts in counties having a population of more than 700,000 according to the last federal census, same being the counties of Harris, Dallas, Bexar and Tarrant, to supplement the compensation of Judges of the Court of Criminal Appeals from county funds; and providing expressly that such compensation shall be in addition to the amounts paid to the Judges by the state; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Sent to subcommittee
SB 833 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the election of Community College District Trustees in Dallas County; amending Chapter 130 of the Texas Education Code by adding a new section 130.087; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 937 63-0 (1973) Author: Herring, Charles
Sponsor: Cavness, Don
Creating a County Court at Law Number 3 of Travis County, Texas; defining its jurisdiction; conforming the jurisdiction of the County Court of Travis County and other county courts at law of said county thereto; redefining the jurisdiction of the County Court of Travis County and the judge thereof; providing for the administration of such courts; fixing the terms of this court; fixing the salary and qualifications of the judge thereof; providing for the appointment and election of such judge and providing for his removal; providing a severability clause. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
90 Day Bill
SB 980 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Creating the 233rd and 234th Judicial Districts, composed of Dallas County, with each of said courts giving preference to criminal cases; providing severability. House: Judiciary
Senate: Administration
Rules failed to suspend
SCR 137 63-0 (1973) Author: Clower, Ron Suspending the Joint Rules to take up H.B. 296. Adopted
HB 564 62-0 (1971) Author: Boyle, John F.
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to creating and establishing a conservation and reclamation district known as "Irving Flood Control District of Dallas County, Texas."
HB 806 62-0 (1971) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to administration of family law in certain counties.
HB 1336 62-0 (1971) Author: Graves, Curtis M. Relating to creating the Texas Metropolitan Youth Council to handle juvenile delinquents in Harris, Dallas, Bexar, and El Paso Counties.
HB 1368 62-0 (1971) Author: McKissack, Dick Relating to the dedication of bridges constructed by the State Highway Department to an American military hero by vote of the State Highway Commission.
HB 1369 62-0 (1971) Author: McKissack, Dick Relating to creating the 199th and 200th Judicial Districts composed of Dallas County, with each of said courts giving preference to criminal cases.
HB 1370 62-0 (1971) Author: McKissack, Dick Relating to creating County Criminal Court No. 4 of Dallas County, Texas, providing the term and jurisdiction of said court.
HB 1371 62-0 (1971) Author: McKissack, Dick Relating to creating a Court of Domestic Relations No. 4 of Dallas County, and prescribing the jurisdiction thereof, providing for the qualification, duties, compensation, and powers of the Judge of said Court.
SB 122 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al. Relating to deleting authorization for the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to acquire by condemnation certain land in Dallas County.
SB 152 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to making a supplemental appropriation to the Dallas County Junior College District for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1972.
SB 508 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar | et. al. Relating to amending and repealing Statutes and enacting Family District Court Act, transferring functions of Domestic Relations and special juvenile courts, jurisdiction concurrent with other District Courts, naming courts, etc.
SB 591 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to establishing the Mountain Creek Lake State Park in Dallas County.
SB 689 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to creating County Criminal Court No. 4 in Dallas County, Texas, providing the term and the jurisdiction of said court.
SB 691 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to creating a Court of Domestic Relations No. 4, of Dallas County, Texas, and prescribing the jurisdiction thereof, providing for the qualifications, duties, compensation, and powers of the Judge of said Court.
SB 692 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to amending the Judicial Districts Act of 1969, creating the 199th and 200th Judicial Districts composed of Dallas County, with each of said courts giving preference to criminal cases.
HB 114 61-0 (1969) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to providing for the administration of family law by replacing all functioning domestic relations courts and the juvenile courts of Dallas and Harris counties with district courts of general jurisdiction, to be called family district courts; restructuring existing juvenile boards in certain counties and providing for the future creation and organization of juvenile boards in other counties; repealing the laws creating and providing for the creating of domestic relations courts in Lubbock and Starr counties.
HB 153 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John 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 676 61-0 (1969) Author: Reed, Ewell Richard "Dick" Relating to the composition of state representative districts in Dallas County.
HB 714 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John 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 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John 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 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to creation of the Juvenile Court No. 2 of Dallas County; making the judge a member of the juvenile board.
HB 717 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John 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 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to the creation of a district court in Dallas County.
HB 719 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to the creation of a district court in Dallas County.
HB 720 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to the creation of a criminal district court in Dallas County.
HB 721 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to the creation of a criminal district court in Dallas County.
HB 722 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to the creation of a district court in Dallas County.
HB 867 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to providing for an administrative assistant to the judges of the probate courts of Dallas County.
HB 868 61-0 (1969) Author: Wright, John Relating to providing for an administrative assistant to the judge of the Probate Court Number 2 of Dallas County.
HB 1201 61-0 (1969) Author: Ratcliff, Joseph Neil "Joe" Relating to making a supplemental appropriation to the Dallas County Junior College District for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1969.
HB 1254 61-0 (1969) Author: Graves, Curtis M. Relating to creating the Texas Metropolitan Youth Council.
SB 401 61-0 (1969) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to creating and establishing a conservation and reclamation district to be known as South Dallas County Utility District, comprising the territory and property described herein.
SB 407 61-0 (1969) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to making a supplemental appropriation to the Dallas County Junior College District for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1969.
SB 722 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al. Relating to creating three additional District Courts and two additional Criminal District Courts in Dallas County, Texas, such Courts to be known as the 233rd Judicial District, the 234th Judicial District, the 235th Judicial District, the Criminal Judicial District Number 6, and the Criminal Judicial District Number 7 of Dallas County, Texas, each of such districts to be composed of Dallas County, Texas alone.
SB 724 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al. Relating to providing for a Juvenile Court in and for Dallas County to be known as Juvenile Court No. 2 of Dallas County.
SB 725 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to validating all governmental acts of the Board of Dallas County Flood Control District and of the Board of Supervisors of City and County of Dallas Levee Improvement District and of the Board of Supervisors of Dallas County Levee Improvement District No. 5.
SB 795 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to the assignment, docketing, and transfer of cases in the district, criminal district, juvenile, and domestic relations courts in Dallas County.
SB 44 61-1 (1969) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to making a supplemental appropriation to the Dallas County Junior College District for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1969.
HB 88 60-0 (1967) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to authorizing the creation of the North Central Texas Airport Authority in Dallas and Tarrant Counties.
HB 157 60-0 (1967) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to authorizing the creation and establishment of a dental branch in the City of Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, to teach dental education to be known as The University of Texas Dental School at Dallas.
HB 158 60-0 (1967) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to authorizing the creation and establishment of a dental branch in the City of Dallas, Dallas County, to teach dental education to be known as the University of Texas Dental School at Dallas.
HB 209 60-0 (1967) Author: Lockridge, Joseph Edwin | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes permitting the assignment of judges from District Courts in the State of Texas to sit for the Court of Domestic Relations and Juvenile Court of Dallas County, Texas; providing for payment of such service.
HB 210 60-0 (1967) Author: Lockridge, Joseph Edwin | et. al. Relating to amending certain statute permitting the assignment of judges from District Courts in the State of Texas to sit for the Domestic Relations Court Number Two, of Dallas County, Texas; providing for payment of such service.
HB 262 60-0 (1967) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to the compensation of district judges assigned to sit for judges of the Court of Domestic Relations, the Court of Domestic Relations No. 2, and the Juvenile Court of Dallas County.
HB 266 60-0 (1967) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to conferring district court jurisdiction on the functioning domestic relations courts and the juvenile courts of Dallas and Harris counties; providing for election of the judge of the Potter county domestic relations court.
HB 277 60-0 (1967) Author: Moore, Thomas Griffith Relating to amending certain acts relating to the regulatory authority of the Parks and Wildlife Commission in certain counties, to add Dallas County to the list of counties regulated.
HB 486 60-0 (1967) Author: Wright, John 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 630 60-0 (1967) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to providing for a Court of Domestic Relations in and for Dallas County to be known as Court of Domestic Relations No. 3 of Dallas County.
HB 631 60-0 (1967) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to creating three additional district courts in Dallas County, Texas to be known as the 190th Judicial District and 191st Judicial District and 192nd Judicial District.
HB 985 60-0 (1967) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to authorizing the establishment of a Technical University at the Southwest Center for Advanced Studies in Dallas and Collin counties, with powers to award degrees; making an appropriation.
HB 1119 60-0 (1967) Author: Jones, Delwin | et. al. Relating to authorizing and directing the establishment of additional health-related educational institutions under the jurisdiction of existing governing boards of state-supported colleges and universities.
HCR 141 60-0 (1967)
HJR 62 60-0 (1967) Author: Field, John Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to give Dallas County the power to issue bonds for the construction, maintenance and operation of macadamized, graveled or paved roads and turnpikes, or in aid thereof, upon a vote of a majority of the resident property taxpayers voting thereon who are qualified electors of said county.
SB 6 60-0 (1967) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the creation of the North Central Texas Airport Authority in Dallas and Tarrant Counties, Texas; prohibiting certain conduct of Authority personnel and directors and providing for a penalty therefor.
SB 44 60-0 (1967) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of public roads and highways in Dallas County.
SB 91 60-0 (1967) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to the compensation of district judges assigned to sit for judges of the Court of Domestic Relations, the Court of Domestic Relations No. 2, and the Juvenile Court of Dallas County.
SB 196 60-0 (1967) Author: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc" | et. al. Relating to authorizing and directing the establishment of additional health-related educational institutions under the jurisdiction of existing governing boards of state-supported colleges and universities.
SB 257 60-0 (1967) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to establishing the Mountain Creek Lake State Park and providing for its development, operation, and maintenance.
SB 440 60-0 (1967) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the establishment of a Technical University at the Southwest Center for Advanced Studies in Dallas and Collin counties, with powers to award degrees.
SB 612 60-0 (1967) Author: Wade, James Kuykendall "Jim" | et. al. Relating to providing for a Court of Domestic Relations in and for Dallas County to be known as Court of Domestic Relations No. 3 of Dallas County.
SB 613 60-0 (1967) Author: Wade, James Kuykendall "Jim" | et. al. Relating to creating three additional District Courts in Dallas County, Texas to be known as the 190th, 191st, and 192nd Judicial Districts.
SJR 37 60-0 (1967) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to give Dallas County the power to issue bonds for the construction, maintenance and operation of macadamized, graveled or paved roads and turnpikes, or in aid thereof.
HB 310 59-0 (1965) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to creating the 168th Judicial District, the 169th Judicial District and the 170th Judicial District, and creating Criminal District Courts for the Criminal Judicial District Number 5 and the Criminal Judicial District Number 6 in Dallas County, Texas.
HB 432 59-0 (1965) Author: Blankenship, Cooper Relating to amending certain Acts providing for the terms of the 162nd Judicial District Court of Dallas County, Texas, and the Criminal Judicial District Court Number 4 of Dallas County, Texas.
SB 127 59-0 (1965) Author: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc" Relating to the creation of 137th Judicial District Court of Lubbock County, the Criminal District Court No. 5 of Dallas County, the 171st Judicial District Court of El Paso County, the Criminal District Court No. 6 at Harris County, and the Criminal District Court No. 3 of Tarrant County; making an appropriation.
SB 232 59-0 (1965) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating Dallas South Water and Sewer Authority, a Conservation District, comprising the territory contained in Cedar Hill, De Soto, Lancaster, Woodland Hills and the City of Duncanville in Dallas County, for the purpose of providing a source of water supply for municipal, domestic and industrial use and diverting, impounding, storing, treating and transporting the same.
SB 351 59-0 (1965) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of the public roads and highways in Dallas County by authorizing the county to issue certificates of indebtedness for the purpose of acquiring right-of-way for designated state highways or federal highways when the acquisition of such right-of-way is approved by the State Highway Commission, and payment of expenses in connection with such acquisition.
HB 367 58-0 (1963) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to creating two (2) County Courts of Dallas County at Law to be known and designated as County Court of Dallas County at Law Number 3, and County Court of Dallas County at Law Number 4.
HB 370 58-0 (1963) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" | et. al. Relating to creating one additional District Court and one additional Criminal District Court in Dallas County, Texas, such Courts to be known as the 162nd Judicial District and the Criminal Judicial District Number 4 of Dallas County, Texas, to be effective October 1, 1963, and September 1, 1963, respectively, and each of such Districts to be composed of Dallas County, Texas; an additional District Court in and for Orange County, Texas, to be effective September 1, 1963, and to be known as the 163rd Judicial District; two (2) additional courts in and for Harris County, Texas, known as the 164th and 165th District Courts, to be effective September 1, 1963, and June 1, 1964, respectively; an additional District Court in and for Bexar County, Texas, to be known as the 166th Judicial District to be effective February 1, 1964; and an additional District Court in and for Travis County, Texas, to be effective June 1, 1964, and to be known as the 167th Judicial District.
HB 410 58-0 (1963) Author: Johnson, Sr., Robert Ellis "Bob; Big Daddy" Relating to creating an additional Probate Court in Dallas County to be known as Probate Court Number 2 of Dallas County; providing the Act shall not be effective until January 1, 1965.
SB 191 58-0 (1963) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating two County Courts of Dallas County at Law to be known and designated as County Court of Dallas County at Law Number 3 and County Court of Dallas County at Law Number 4.
SB 192 58-0 (1963) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating an additional Probate Court in Dallas County to be known as Probate Court Number 2 of Dallas County; declaring the effective date of the Act.
SB 205 58-0 (1963) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating three additional District Courts and two additional Criminal District Courts in Dallas County, Texas, such Courts to be known as the 162nd Judicial District, the 163rd Judicial District, the 164th Judicial District, the Criminal Judicial District Number 4 and the Criminal Judicial District Number 5 of Dallas County, Texas, each of such districts to be composed of Dallas County, Texas alone.
HB 207 57-0 (1961) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" | et. al. Relating to establishing the County Criminal Court of Appeals of Dallas County, Texas; to define the jurisdiction thereof and to conform to such to change the jurisdiction of the County Court of Dallas County, the County Criminal Court of Dallas County, the County Criminal Court of No.2 of Dallas County, and the County Criminal Court of No.3 of Dallas County; and providing for the transfer of pending appeals of convictions had under the laws of the State of Texas and municipal ordinances of the municipalities located in Dallas County.
HB 419 57-0 (1961) Author: Lewis, Ben H. | et. al. Relating to creating Criminal District Court No. 4 of Dallas County.
HJR 19 57-0 (1961) Author: Ratcliff, Joseph Neil "Joe" | et. al. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas providing that school taxes theretofore voted in any independent school district, the major portion of which is within Dallas County, shall not be abrogated, cancelled or invalidated by a change in boundaries nor shall bonds voted, but unissued, at the time of such change, be invalidated by such change; authorizing the levy of taxes after such change without further election in the district as changed; providing an exception in the case of the annexation or consolidation of whole districts.
SB 237 57-0 (1961) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to exchange lands in Dallas County, Texas, and to execute deeds with the Dallas County Hospital District, Dallas County, Texas, and to convey the site received in exchange to the governing board of the Children's Medical Center of Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, to be used as a teaching facility fully integrated with the medical program of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas.
SB 402 57-0 (1961) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating an additional District Court in Dallas County to be known as Criminal District Court No. 4 of Dallas County.
SJR 6 57-0 (1961) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas providing that school taxes theretofore voted in any independent school district, the major portion of which is within Dallas County, shall not be abrogated, canceled or invalidated by a change in boundaries nor shall bonds voted, but unissued, at the time of such change, be invalidated by such change.
HB 791 56-0 (1959) Author: Johnson, Sr., Robert Ellis "Bob; Big Daddy" Relating to amending certain statutes to create a Juvenile Court and a Court of Domestic Relations so as to authorize Judges of all District Courts to sit for, hear and decide cases pending in the Juvenile Court and Domestic Relations Court of Dallas County.
SB 33 56-0 (1959) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to exchange lands in Dallas County, Texas, and execute deeds with Southwestern Medical Foundation.
HB 84 56-1 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to amending certain acts so as to fix the minimum and maximum salaries of certain officials in Dallas County, Texas.
HB 46 56-2 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts to provide for the exchange of benches in the three County Criminal Courts of Dallas County, Texas.
HB 59 56-2 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to amending certain acts so as to fix the minimum and maximum salaries of certain offices in Dallas County, Texas.
SB 5 56-2 (1959) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain acts to provide for the exchange of benches in the three County Criminal Courts of Dallas County, Texas.
HB 34 56-3 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to validating the additions of land an annexation to Dallas County Water Control and Improvement District No. 6.
HB 51 56-3 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to creating an additional district court in Dallas County, Texas, to be known as the 162nd Judicial District.
HB 52 56-3 (1959) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to creating an additional domestic relations court in Dallas County.
SB 14 56-3 (1959) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to validating the additions of land and annexations to Dallas County Water Control and Improvement District No. 6.
SB 25 56-3 (1959) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating an additional domestic relations court in Dallas County.
SB 28 56-3 (1959) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating an additional domestic relations court in Dallas County.
HB 548 55-0 (1957) Author: Sutton, Jr., Robert Keltner | et. al. Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of the public roads and highways in Dallas County by authorizing the County to issue certificates of indebtedness for the purpose of acquiring right of way, whether same be located in or outside the corporate limits of any municipality in the County, for designated state highways or federal highways when the acquisition of such right of way is approved by the State Highway Commission.
HB 887 55-0 (1957) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to creating an additional district court in Dallas County, Texas, to be known as the 160th Judicial District.
HB 940 55-0 (1957) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to creating a Juvenile Court and a Court of Domestic Relations in Dallas County.
SB 290 55-0 (1957) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of the public roads and highways in Dallas County by authorizing the county to issue certificates of indebtedness for the purpose of acquiring right-of-way for designated state highways or federal highways when the acquisition of such right-of-way is approved by the State Highway Commission, and payment of expenses in connection with such acquisition.
HB 8 55-2 (1957) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to constituting a local law for the further maintenance of public highways, by authorizing the Commissioners' Court of Dallas County to expend proceeds of bonds heretofore and hereafter voted by Road District No. 1 of Dallas County for the purpose of providing for drainage of state highway rights of way and adjacent lands where such drainage is made necessary by the construction, widening or improvement of such highways.
SB 3 55-2 (1957) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to constituting a local law for the further maintenance of public highways, by authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County to expend proceeds of bonds heretofore and hereafter voted by Road District No. 1 of Dallas County, for the purpose of providing for drainage of state highway rights-of-way and adjacent lands where such drainage is made necessary by the construction, widening or improvement of such highways.
HB 114 54-0 (1955) Author: King, Tom E. | et. al. Relating to establishing as a permanent District Court the Special Criminal District Court of Dallas County, heretofore established as a temporary District Court, to be known as the Criminal District Court No. 3 of Dallas County; describing the terms and jurisdiction of the Criminal District Court No. 3 of Dallas County; adjusting the terms, jurisdiction and business of the District Courts of Dallas Count; making necessary appropriations; providing for severability clause; repealing conflicting laws.
HB 182 54-0 (1955) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure by adding a section to provide for the appointment of Probation and Parole Officers; providing for clerical assistants for such officers, if necessary; providing for the payment of the salaries of such officers and assistants and all reasonable and necessary expenses of such officers out of the general fund of the county.
HB 218 54-0 (1955) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to creating Ten Mile Creek water control and improvement district; defining its boundaries.
HB 657 54-0 (1955) Author: Crosthwait, John L. Relating to amending the law creating the Dallas County Water Supply and Control District by changing the method of selecting the Directors for said District; changing the terms and qualifications of such directors; and to authorize the District to convey its properties to any other District established under the Constitution and thereupon be dissolved.
HB 863 54-0 (1955) Author: Crosthwait, John L. Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of public highways for Dallas County, to become operative after an election shall have been held and carried in said County; authorizing the tax collector of Dallas County to collect certain amounts of money form owners of such vehicles; requiring owners of such vehicles, upon which the registration fee is required to be paid in Dallas County to pay such money to the tax collector; prohibiting the operation of any such vehicle on the roads, highways or streets of Dallas County without the payment of such money.
HB 938 54-0 (1955) Author: Crosthwait, John L. Relating to amending certain Acts with reference to the amount to be collected by the tax collector of Dallas County from the owners of trucks, trailers, semi-trailers, motor buses, and street or suburban buses.
HB 961 54-0 (1955) Author: King, Tom E. | et. al. Relating to creating one additional District Court for Dallas County, Texas; defining its jurisdiction; adjusting the business of the existing District Courts to the business thereof; prescribing the duties of the District Clerk with respect thereto; providing for the appointment of a Judge therefor.
SB 95 54-0 (1955) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating Ten Mile Creek Water Control and Improvement District; defining its boundaries; providing for the annexation of additional territory; defining its powers and duties, and making the General Laws of the State of Texas relating to water control and improvement districts applicable to the district; providing for a Board of Directors for the government of said District; authorizing the issuance of bonds and providing for the payment and security thereof; making applicable to the District Title 52, relating to eminent domain; enacting a saving clause and other provisions relating to the District.
SB 127 54-0 (1955) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to establishing as a permanent District Court the Special Criminal District Court of Dallas County, heretofore established as a temporary District Court, to be known as the Criminal District Court No. 3 of Dallas County; making necessary appropriations.
SB 314 54-0 (1955) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain Acts creating the Dallas County Water Supply and Control District; relating to changing the method of selecting the directors for said District.
SB 375 54-0 (1955) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain Acts by extending the duration of the Special Criminal District Court of Dallas County.
HB 465 53-0 (1953) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to creating a Conservation District comprising certain territory contained within Dallas County, Texas, for the purpose of providing a source of water supply for municipal, domestic and industrial use and processing, transporting, and distributing the same.
HB 503 53-0 (1953) Author: Bergman, Douglas Ernest Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of the public roads and highways in Dallas County by authorizing the County to issue certificates of indebtedness for the purpose of acquiring right of way for designated State Highways or Federal Highways when the acquisition of such right of way is approved by the State Highway Commission.
HB 570 53-0 (1953) Author: Sanders, Jr., Harold Barefoot Relating to authorizing and empowering the Board of Regents of The University of Texas, without cost or expense to the State of Texas or The University of Texas, to lease portions of land in Dallas County, Texas, deeded to the State of Texas by Southwestern Medical Foundation, to nonprofit organizations for the purpose of constructing, maintaining and operating hospitals, dormitories and housing facilities.
HB 621 53-0 (1953) Author: Houston, Jr., Horace Ben | et. al. Relating to creating a water control and improvement district to be known as "West Trinity Water, Sewer and Improvement District."
HB 122 53-1 (1954) Author: King, Tom E. | et. al. Relating to creating an additional Criminal District Court for Dallas County, Texas; amending certain acts; making an appropriation; providing an effective date.
HB 155 53-1 (1954) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to creating an additional County Criminal Court for Dallas County, Texas.
HB 116 52-0 (1951) Author: Crosthwait, John L. Relating to making the 134th Judicial District Court of Dallas County, Texas, a permanent constitutional district court; activating and confirming the criminal jurisdiction of said court co-extensive with the limits of Dallas County, Texas; providing for the term of office of the Judge of said court.
HB 123 52-0 (1951) Author: Atwell, Ben | et. al. Relating to creating an additional County Criminal Court for Dallas County, Texas.
HB 469 52-0 (1951) Author: Dicker, Edward T. Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "Dallas Suburban Water District"; defining the powers; enacting other provisions relating to the subject.
HB 487 52-0 (1951) Author: Sherman, Frantz H. | et. al. Relating to establishing the Probate Court of Dallas County; defining the jurisdiction thereof and conforming to such changes the jurisdiction of the County Court of Dallas County; and providing for the transfer of matters and proceedings from the County Court of Dallas County to said Probate Court of Dallas County, declaring the validity in the transferred cases of writs and process extant at the time of such transfer; granting said Court certain powers.
HB 783 52-0 (1951) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure as relating to and providing for the Criminal District Court and the Criminal District Court No. 2 of Dallas County; creating Criminal Judicial Districts of Dallas County, Texas.
SB 32 52-0 (1951) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating an additional County Criminal Court for Dallas County, Texas; prescribing the jurisdiction of said Court; prescribing the powers of said Court; prescribing the terms thereof, the practice therein and the appeals therefrom; providing for the appointment and election of a judge of said Court.
SB 248 52-0 (1951) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain acts so as to authorize Dallas County Flood Control District to issue bonds.
SB 383 52-0 (1951) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending Dallas County Road Law by creating County Planning Board outside of incorporated cities or towns of Dallas County.
HB 396 51-0 (1949) Author: Reed, William Otey | et. al. Relating to donating and granting to the Dallas County Flood Control District in addition to the moneys heretofore donated and granted said District all of the State ad valorem taxes that may be collected for general revenue purposes upon property located within said District and from persons therein, for a period of two (2) years, commencing September 1, 1949, not to exceed however, the sum of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000) per annum; providing for purposes for which such money shall be used; providing that if any part of this Act be held unconstitutional, such decisions shall not affect the remaining part of the Act.
HB 573 51-0 (1949) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to providing that authority is conferred on Dallas County to adopt a "Home Rule Charter" by a favoring vote of the resident qualified electors of said county.
HB 666 51-0 (1949) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to preserving the faith and credit of the State and its Agency the Dallas County Flood Control District, to which State General Fund ad valorem taxes have been donated or granted; enacting other matters related to the subject.
HB 710 51-0 (1949) Author: Bergman, Douglas Ernest | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County, Texas, to purchase or condemn property for the construction, maintenance, and operation or in aid thereof of public roads.
SB 213 51-0 (1949) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to making an appropriation of Twelve Hundred Ninety-eight Dollars ($1298.00) to pay the salary of Ralph K. Gillen as Special Judge of the 101st District Court of Dallas County, Texas.
SB 292 51-0 (1949) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to donating and granting to the Dallas County Flood Control District all of the State ad valorem taxes that may be collected for general revenue purposes upon property located within said District and from persons therein, for a period of twenty years, commencing September 1, 1949, not to exceed, however, the sum of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000) per annum; providing that, if any part of of this Act shall be held unconstitutional, such decision will not affect the remaining part of the Act.
SB 480 51-0 (1949) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to creating one additional District Court for Dallas County, Texas.
HB 237 50-0 (1947) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing, empowering and directing the State Board of Control to erect and maintain the Dallas State Hospital within not more than five (5) miles from the City limits of Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, the same being composed of the Dallas Psychopathic Hospital and the State Cancer and Pellagra Hospital.
HB 387 50-0 (1947) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Dallas County by establishing a uniform system of opening, construction, and maintenance of county roads; fixing certain penalties; declaring the construction to be placed upon this Act and requiring the Courts to take cognizance thereof; making the provisions of the Act cumulative with the General Laws on the subject when not in conflict, and in the event of conflict, making making the provisions of this Act to take control, and providing that nothing shall impair the right of the county to issue bonds under the provisions of the Constitution and the laws of this State; providing a saving clause and a repealing clause.
HB 625 50-0 (1947) Author: Hanna, Sam C. | et. al. Relating to creating Dallas County Park Cities Water Control and Improvement District No. 2; enacting other provisions incident and necessary to the subject and purpose of this Act.
HB 813 50-0 (1947) Author: Hanna, Sam C. Relating to creating Dallas County Park Cities Water Control and Improvement District No. 2, embracing lands in the County of Dallas, State of Texas, as a conservation and reclamation district and body politic and corporate, defining its boundaries, which boundaries include the present Dallas County Park Cities Water Control and Improvement District No. 2, and additional territory; providing a saving clause.
SB 55 50-0 (1947) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to authorizing, empowering and directing the State Board of Control to purchase site for and construct a State Cancer and Pellagra Hospital at Dallas, Texas; making an appropriation.
SB 205 50-0 (1947) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Dallas County; prescribing penalties; making this Act cumulative with other laws on the subject; providing a saving and a repealing clause.
SB 443 50-0 (1947) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to amending a previous Act, donating and granting to the Dallas County Flood Control District all of the net amounts of annual current State ad valorem taxes that may be collected from the property and from the persons within the boundaries of said district.
HB 736 49-0 (1945) Author: Crosthwait, John L. | et. al. Relating to creating the Dallas County Flood Control District in Dallas County, Texas, and defining its powers; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.
SB 346 49-0 (1945) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to amending certain Acts authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County to appoint a purchasing agent for said county, and to fix his duties, official bond, and compensation.
HB 297 48-0 (1943) Author: Parkhouse, George M. | et. al. Relating to providing for special fire fighting equipment for Dallas County.
HB 497 48-0 (1943) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" | et. al. Relating to creating the Dallas County Flood Control District in Dallas County, Texas, and defining its powers; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 744 48-0 (1943) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County to allow the County Judge, County Auditor, and County Commissioners necessary traveling expenses when traveling on official county business in connection with the public roads and highways of Dallas County.
SB 201 46-0 (1939) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to authorizing the transfer of causes from the County Criminal Court of Dallas County, Texas, to the County Courts at Law of Dallas County, Texas.
HB 1139 45-0 (1937) Relating to creating Dallas County Levee Improvement District Number Fourteen, of Dallas County, Texas, embracing lands in the County of Dallas, Texas, and lying within the boundaries of Dallas County Levee District Number Two, as a conservation and reclamation district and body politic and corporate, and defining its boundaries.
HB 959 44-0 (1935) Relating to giving civil jurisdiction to the Criminal District Court of Dallas County and Criminal District Court No. 2 of Dallas County of suits and causes in matters of divorce, dependent and delinquent children, adoption and habeas corpus in civil proceedings.
HB 68 44-3 (1936) Relating to making it unlawful for any person or persons to fish for, take, catch or attempt to catch any fish in the fresh waters of Dallas County by any net, seine, snag line, trap or any device other than ordinary pole and line, rod and reel, set line, throw line or trot line; providing a penalty for violation of this Act.
HB 929 43-0 (1933) Author: Stinson, Jeff D. | et. al. Relating to authorizing Dallas County Arcadia Fresh Water Supply District No. 1 to incur indebtedness evidenced by contract, agreement, notes, or warrants, and to borrow money from Reconstruction Finance Corporation, for any purpose incident to its powers and functions, including the construction of repairs, replacements and extensions to its water system, and to pay off from and to pledge for the payment thereof any part of its income or revenues, and to mortgage its properties and facilities.
HB 1037 42-0 (1931) Author: Keller, Jack | et. al. Relating to creating, validating, and approving Dallas County Preston Road Fresh Water Supply District No. 10, in Dallas County, Texas.
SB 215 42-0 (1931) Author: Beck, John W. E. H. Relating to creating the Dallas State Hospital.
HB 61 41-0 (1929) Author: McCombs, Charles S. Relating to creating Dallas County Fresh Water Supply District Number 9 in Dallas County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the Commissioners' Court of said County and by the Board of Supervisors of said district in respect to the organization of said district. House: Conservation & Reclamation
HB 62 41-0 (1929) Author: McCombs, Charles S. Relating to creating Dallas County Beverly Hills Fresh Water Supply District No. 2 in Dallas County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the Commissioners' Court of said county and by the Board of Supervisors of said district in respect to the organization of said district. House: Conservation & Reclamation
HB 85 41-0 (1929) Author: McCombs, Charles S. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute so as to increase the salary of the judge of the county court of Dallas County at Law No. 1, and the judge of the County Court of Dallas at Law No. 2, from the thirty-six hundred dollars ($3,600) per annum to forty-two hundred dollars ($4,200) per annum; prescribing the method of payment. House: Judiciary
HB 89 41-0 (1929) Author: McCombs, Charles S. | et. al. Relating to amending certain statute so as to increase the salary of the judge of the County Criminal Court of Dallas County, Texas, to five thousand dollars ($5,000) per year. House: Appropriations
SB 99 41-1 (1929) Author: Love, Thomas Bell Relating to amending certain laws to increase the salary of the Judges of the County Court of Dallas County at Law No. 1 and No. 2, and prescribing the method of payment.
SB 100 41-1 (1929) Author: Love, Thomas Bell Relating to amending certain laws; increasing the salary of the Judge of the County Criminal Court of Dallas County, Texas, and providing that the Judge of said Court shall devote his entire time to the duties of his office.
HB 73 41-5 (1930) Author: Purl, George Clark | et. al. Relating to creating one addtional District Court for Dallas County, defining jurisdiction, adjusting the business of the existing District Courts to the business thereof, prescribing the duties of the District Clerk wtih respect thereof.
HB 201 40-0 (1927) Author: Nabors, A. Edgar | et. al. Relating to the catching of certain fish in certain counties.
HB 274 40-0 (1927) Author: Purl, George Clark | et. al. Relating to creating "The County Criminal Court" for Dallas County, Texas.
SB 12 40-1 (1927) Author: Love, Thomas Bell Relating to amending the local road law of Dallas County so as to better provide for the construction, reconstruction and repair of dirt roads connecting with the pikes or hard surfaced roads in said county, and so as to make more ample provisions for the removing and preventing of impediments on the public highways of Dallas County such as junk, or debris, tin cans, glass or other similar impediments.
SB 108 40-1 (1927) Author: Love, Thomas Bell Relating to fixing the compensation of grand jury bailiffs and to make the pay of bailiffs of the Criminal District Court and Criminal District Court Number Two of Dallas County equal to that of other bailiffs.
HB 57 39-0 (1925) Author: Jacks, Nathaniel Green | et. al. Relating to creating an additional district court for Dallas County, defining its jurisdiction, adjusting the business of the existing district courts to the business thereof, prescribing the duties of the district clerk with respect thereto. House: Judicial Districts
HB 224 39-0 (1925) Author: Irwin, Thomas K. Relating to amending certain statute relating to fixing the compensation of baliffs of the grand jury. House: Judiciary
HB 672 39-0 (1925) Author: Irwin, Thomas K. Relating to creating Irwindell Independent School District in Dallas County, Texas. House: School Districts
SB 124 39-0 (1925) Author: Davis, John Relating to amending certain statute fixing the fees of grand jury bailiffs serving the district court of Dallas appointed in counties of 150,000 population and more. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 82 39-1 (1926) Author: Davis, John E. Relating to creating Road District Number One (1), in Dallas County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
SB 315 39-1 (1926) Author: Davis, John Relating to creating Dallas County Fresh Water Supply District No. 7 in Dallas County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county and the board of supervisors thereof in respect to the organization of said district. Senate: Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Highways and Motor Traffic as of 1/23/1925)
HB 51 38-0 (1923) Author: Wilmans, Edith Eunice | et. al. Relating to creating the "Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations" and restricting the jurisdiction in part and providing for the transfer of case between the Fourteenth District Court, the Forty-fourth District Court and the Sixty-eight District Court; and providing that the Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations shall have jurisdiction of criminal prosecutions under the Wife and Child Desertion Act; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 53 38-0 (1923) Author: Irwin, Thomas K. | et. al. Relating to creating two additional District Courts for Dallas County, defining their jurisdictions, adjusting the business of the existing District Courts to the business thereof, prescribing the duties of the District Clerk with respect thereto, repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict therewith.
HB 64 38-0 (1923) Author: Jacks, Nathaniel Green Relating to regulating the organization of the County Courts at Law of Dallas County, and judges thereof, and to secure uniformity therein, by prescribing that the County Court of Dallas County at Law shall be called the County Court of Dallas County at Law No.1; by fixing an equal number of terms of said courts, and prescribing that they commence on alternate months.
HB 510 38-0 (1923) Author: Jacks, Nathaniel Green Relating to increasing and fixing the salary of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of Dallas County; providing for office expenses.
HB 540 38-0 (1923) Author: Kemble, Sr., George Clark | et. al. Relating to fixing the salaries of the judge of the County Courts of Dallas County at Law No. 1 and of the judge of the County Courts of Dallas at Law No. 2 and prescribing the method of payment.
SB 335 38-0 (1923) Author: Davis, John Relating to creating additional and adequate courts for Dallas County, defining their jurisdiction, adjusting the business of the existing district courts to the business thereof.
HB 45 37-0 (1921) Author: Horton, Frank B. | et. al. Relating to a certain Act creating the Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations.
SB 175 37-0 (1921) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to an act changing the name of the Dallas County Criminal Court of Texas to the Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations.
HB 82 36-0 (1919) Author: Laney, Charles O. Relating to repealing certain statute abolishing the Criminal District Court No. 2 for Dallas county, Texas, and creating the District Court of Domestic Relations to prescribe the jurisdiction thereof; fixing a time for holding the term thereof; providing for the retention of the present judge of said Criminal District Court No. 2 and the judge of the District Court of Domestic Relations until the expiration of the terms for which he was elected; providing for a sheriff and clerk of said court.
HB 326 36-0 (1919) Author: Laney, Charles O. | et. al. Relating to changing the name of the Forty-fourth Judicial District Court of Texas to the "Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations," and restricting the jurisdiction of said court in part and extending its jurisdiction in part; conferring concurrent jurisdiction in civil cases on the two Criminal District Courts of Dallas County with the Fourteenth and Sixty-Eighth District Courts.
HB 634 36-0 (1919) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to providing for the appointment of official grand jury stenographers by the criminal district judges of Dallas and Bexar counties, and prescribing the qualifications and duties of said official stenographers and providing for their compensation and prescribing the time and method of transcribing the evidence and testimony taken before said grand juries.
SB 200 36-0 (1919) Author: Bell, William Steve Relating to amending certain statute relating to official shorthand reporters' compensation in certain counties. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 397 36-0 (1919) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to providing for the appointment of Official Grand Jury Stenographers by the Criminal District Judges of Dallas and Bexar counties, and prescribing the qualifications and duties of said official stenographer and providing for their compensation and prescribing the time and method of transcribing the evidence and testimony taken before said grand juries. Senate: Judicial Districts
HB 57 36-2 (1919) Author: Horton, Frank B. Relating to creating Desoto Independent School District in Dallas County.
HB 65 36-2 (1919) Author: Horton, Frank B. Relating to amending Act creating Wilmer Independent School District in Dallas County.
HB 95 36-2 (1919) Author: Laney, Charles O. | et. al. Relating to changing the name of the Forty-Fourth Judicial District court of Texas to the "Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations."
HB 192 36-2 (1919) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to re-enacting and amending an act to create a more efficient road system for Dallas County, Texas.
SB 72 36-2 (1919) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to changing the name of the Forty-Fourth Judicial District Court of Texas to the "Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations."
SB 146 36-2 (1919) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to amending special road law for Dallas County.
SB 166 36-2 (1919) Author: Alderdice, James Monroe Relating to creating a common county line school district to be known as the George District, to be under the jurisdiction, management and control of the county school board of Dallas County, Texas.
HB 99 36-3 (1920) Author: Horton, Frank B. Relating to reestablishing and redefining the boundaries of the present West Dallas Independent School District in Dallas County, Texas.
HB 33 35-0 (1917) Author: Laney, Charles O. | et. al. Relating to creating for Dallas county an additional county court at law.
HB 35 35-0 (1917) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to establishing and creating a criminal judicial district of Dallas county, and to fix the territorial limits of said criminal judicial district, and to designate the criminal district courts that have jurisdiction in said criminal judicial district of Dallas county.
HB 606 35-0 (1917) Author: Laney, Charles O. Relating to creating and incorporating the Wilmer Independent School District in Dallas county, Texas.
HB 621 35-0 (1917) Author: Laney, Charles O. Relating to enlarging the territory of the Hutchins Independent School District of Dallas county, Texas.
HB 651 35-0 (1917) Author: Laney, Charles O. Relating to the empaneling of grand juries for the criminal district court of Dallas county.
HB 669 35-0 (1917) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to creating the county court of Dallas County at law, so as to restore to the county court of Dallas county jurisdiction in all matters and causes, civil and criminal, over which by the general laws of the State, county courts have jurisdiction.
HB 702 35-0 (1917) Author: Miller, Barry | et. al. Relating to amending the special road law for Dallas County.
SB 24 35-1 (1917) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to validating a tick eradication election in Dallas County.
HB 18 35-2 (1917) Author: Spradley, Charles Milton Relating to incorporating and creating the Renner Independent School District of Dallas and Collin counties, Texas, for free school purposes only.
SB 16 35-3 (1917) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County, Texas, to provide a building in the City of Dallas at or near the court house in said county and to establish therein a Womans Rest Room or Rest Rooms of sufficient dimensions for the comfort and convenience of the women and children from the rural districts who are called up to attend court, or to visit the county site.
SB 108 35-4 (1918) Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al. Relating to official shorthand reporters compensation in Dallas County, Harris County, Bexar and Travis Counties.
HB 310 34-0 (1915) Author: Florer, James A. | et. al. Relating to re-enacting and amending Dallas County road law.
HB 437 34-0 (1915) Author: Laney, Charles O. | et. al. Relating to the original concurrent jurisdiction of the Criminal District Courts of Dallas County and of the County Court of Dallas County.
HB 441 34-0 (1915) Author: Florer, James A. | et. al. Relating to amending Dallas County road law.
HB 613 34-0 (1915) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to enlarging the concurrent jurisdiction of the Criminal District Court of Dallas County, Texas, and the Criminal District Court No. 2 of Dallas County, Texas.
SB 169 34-0 (1915) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to re-enact and amending the special road law for Dallas County.
SB 218 34-0 (1915) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to conferring original concurrent jurisdiction on the criminal district courts of Dallas county.
SB 379 34-0 (1915) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to enlarging the concurrent jurisdiction of the criminal district courts of Dallas County.
HB 593 33-0 (1913) Author: Lewelling, Dwight Lyman | et. al. Relating to creating the Hutchins Independent School District in Dallas County, Texas.
HB 742 33-0 (1913) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to amending Chapter 19 of the General Laws by adding thereto section 7 and renumbering its present sections 7 and 6.
SB 160 33-0 (1913) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to fixing the salary of the county attorney of Dallas county, and creating the office of county detective
HB 77 33-1 (1913) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Dallas county, Texas, and defining the powers and duties of the commissioners court of said county and making county commissioners ex-officio road commissioners of their respective districts.
SB 28 33-1 (1913) Author: McNealus, James Clayton Relating to amending an Act to create a more efficient road system for Dallas County, Texas, and defining the powers and duties of the commissioners court of said county relative to roads and bridges of said county, and making county commissioners of said county ex-officio road commissioners of their respective districts, and prescribing their duties and compensation as road commissioners; and prescribing penalties and providing punishment for violations of this act.
HB 587 32-0 (1911) Relating to creating the Garland Independent School District in Dallas county, Texas, so as to include the territory situated within the bounds of the town of Garland in the county of Dallas and State of Texas, and other lands and territory adjacent thereto, providing for the election of a Board of Trustees to manage and control the public free schools within said district and for the continuance in office of certain trustees until said election; prescribing limitations.
SB 192 32-0 (1911) Relating to amending "An Act to create a more efficient road system for Dallas county, Texas."
HB 34 32-1 (1911) Relating to creating an additional criminal district court for the county of Dallas, and to prescribe the jurisdiction thereof; to fix the time for holding the terms thereof; to limit and conform thereto jurisdiction of the criminal district court of Dallas county.
HB 47 32-1 (1911) Relating to incorporating and creating the Rylie Independent School District of Dallas county, Texas, for free school purposes only.
HB 470 31-0 (1909) Relating to incorporating and creating the Seagoville Independent School District of Dallas county, Texas, for free school purposes only, defining its boundaries, and providing for the election of a board of trustees, for the raising of revenue by taxation, issuing of bonds for raising money for building purposes, and for maintaining public free school therein.
SB 23 31-0 (1909) Relating to constituting Dallas County the Fourteenth, Forty-fourth and Sixty-eighth Judicial Districts; that said courts shall not exercise criminal jurisdiction and shall exercise concurrent jurisdiction in all civil cases and proceedings of which district courts are given jurisdiction by the Constitution and laws of the State.
HB 15 31-2 (1909) Relating to amending "An Act to grant a new charter to the city of Dallas, Dallas county, Texas."
HB 346 30-0 (1907) Relating to incorporating Seagoville School District in Dallas and Kaufman Counties an independent school district; and to provide for the election of trustees, raising revenue by taxation, issuing bonds and maintaining public free schools therein.
HB 447 30-0 (1907) Relating to creating the "County Court of Dallas County at Law," to define the jurisdiction thereof, and to conform to such change the jurisdiction of the County Court of Dallas County.
HB 677 30-0 (1907) Relating to amending the Dallas County road system.
HB 103 30-1 (1907) Relating to incorporating Seagoville School District in Dallas and Kaufman Counties an independent school district; and to provide for the election of trustees, raising revenue by taxation, issuing bonds and maintaining public free schools therein.
HB 458 29-0 (1905) Relating to creating the an independent school district in the counties of Ellis and Dallas, State of Texas, to be known as Ferris Independent School District.
SB 235 29-0 (1905) Relating to authorizing the incorporation of the Lancaster Independent School District in Dallas County.
SB 301 29-0 (1905) Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Dallas county, Texas.
HB 439 28-0 (1903) Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County, Texas, to subdivide and redistrict Dallas county into convenient school districts, and to designate same by numbers.
SB 16 26-1 (1900) Relating to amending Sections 12, 56, 77, 119 and 120 of an act entitled "An Act to incorporate the city of Dallas, and to grant it a new charter," approved May 9, 1899.
HB 563 25-0 (1897) Relating to amending the law creating a more efficient road system for Dallas, Lamar and Medina Counties.
HB 592 25-0 (1897) Relating to establishing a special road law for the counties of Dallas and Lamar, prescribing the same fees in county convict cases for the officers in said counties as those allowed officers in similar cases under the general law of the State.
SB 197 25-0 (1897) Relating to incorporating the city of Dallas and granting it a new charter.
HB 283 24-0 (1895) Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Dallas, Lamar and Medina counties, Texas, and fixing a penalty for violation of this act.
HB 682 23-0 (1893) Relating to authorizing and creating a more efficient system of public roads and bridges for Cameron, Harris, Fayette, Dallas, Brazos, Coryell, Bexar, Rockwall, and Ellis counties.
HB 705 23-0 (1893) Relating to defining the jurisdiction of the county court of Dallas county, and to expressly confer jurisdiction thereon in specified criminal cases.
HB 216 22-0 (1891) Relating to changing Dallas county from the Austin branch of the higher court and making her returnable to either Tyler or Galveston.
HB 339 22-0 (1891) Relating to amending the charter of the city of Dallas.
SB 8 21-0 (1889) Relating to amending articles 8 and 14 of an act to redistrict the state into judicial districts, and fix the times for holding courts therein, and providing for the election of judges and district attorneys in said districts; creating the fortieth judicial district of the state of Texas; and creating the forty-fourth judicial district of the state of Texas.

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