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HB 3565 86-0 (2019) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to the creation of certain pilot programs to encourage economic and educational opportunities in certain regions of this state. House: International Relations & Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 2380 86-0 (2019) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the creation of certain pilot programs to encourage economic and educational opportunities in certain regions of this state. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 894 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the state virtual school network. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 533 83-0 (2013) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to a development of a workforce investment partnership in rural areas. House: Economic & Small Business Development Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3155 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the expansion of the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 947 82-0 (2011) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to a pilot program to expand access to career and technical education partnerships in rural areas. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 2843 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the provision of additional opportunities for instruction through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3088 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3280 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to additional virtual instruction at public and private elementary and secondary schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 51 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to a pilot program to expand access to career and technical education partnerships in rural areas. Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs Referred to Agriculture & Rural Affairs
SB 1483 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 30 82-1 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the state virtual school network. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
HB 1479 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 955 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to the state virtual school network. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2277 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to delivery of certain unclaimed money to a rural scholarship fund. House: Business & Industry Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2542 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Rural Community Affairs. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2864 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to a pilot program to provide supplemental technology-based instruction to students in rural school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3002 80-0 (2007) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to student loan repayment assistance for speech-language pathologists employed by a rural public school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 910 80-0 (2007) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Rural Community Affairs. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 947 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to delivery of certain unclaimed money to a rural scholarship fund. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 475 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to a housing stipend program for public school teachers in rural areas. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
HB 493 62-0 (1971) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Relating to an increased maintenance tax in certain school districts.
HB 324 55-0 (1957) Author: Latimer, Roy Truett Relating to amending certain Acts by giving county school trustees power to annex one or more rural high school districts having less than two hundred and fifty scholastic population to a common school district having four hundred or more scholastic population or to an independent school district having two hundred and fifty or more scholastic population.
HB 957 55-0 (1957) Author: Hosey, Jean Edmond | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts relating to the collection of taxes in certain rural high school districts, by increasing the compensation which the tax collector may be allowed for his services.
SB 95 55-0 (1957) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. | et. al. Relating to authorizing and providing for professional unit allocations for Foundation School Program Act and Fund purposes, determinable on a sparse area formula approved by the State Board of Education applicable to any school district containing one hundred square miles or more and having fewer than one pupil per square mile and which operates and maintains a four-year accredited high school; requiring certain considerations by the State Commissioner of Education.
SB 174 55-0 (1957) Author: Bradshaw, Floyd Francis Relating to providing for the budgeting, accounting and reporting by and for common and rural high school districts of school funds estimated, received and expended; prescribing penalties for violation of this Act.
SB 221 55-0 (1957) Author: Smith, Preston Earnest Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing for the discontinuance and abolition of an elementary school district and the annexation of the same with another elementary school district within a rural high school district, under certain conditions, and the moving or other disposition of the buildings and other property of the district.
HB 453 54-0 (1955) Author: Saul, Charles Leroy | et. al. Relating to authorizing the consolidation of rural high school districts with independent school districts by election by a majority vote in each district; classifying rural high school districts as common school districts for certain purposes; providing that school districts formed under the provisions of this Act shall be independent school districts; making provision for the names of and trustees for such school districts; providing invalidity of a portion of this Act shall not invalidate any other part of the Act.
HB 514 54-0 (1955) Author: Winfree, Sr., Joseph Edwin | et. al. Relating to amending certain Statutes to provide that the annexation of one or more common school districts or one or more independent school districts having less than two hundred fifty (250) scholastic population to a common school district having four hundred (400) or more scholastic population or to an independent school district having two hundred fifty (250) or more scholastic population shall not be authorized without the approval of the majority of the duly qualified voters of each district affected.
HB 611 54-0 (1955) Author: Patterson, Robert R. Relating to validainge certain orders and resolutions of County Boards of Trustees relating to county-line school districts, county-line rural high school districts, and county-line independent school districts; validating the boundaries of such districts and all other districts redefined by order or resolution of County Boards of Trustees; authorizing the levy, assessment and collection of taxes; providing a saving clause.
HB 874 54-0 (1955) Author: Hosey, Jean Edmond | et. al. Relating to authorizing certain rural high school districts to appoint a collector of taxes; providing for his duties, compensation, and bond; stating the effect of this Act on other laws; providing for severability.
SB 179 54-0 (1955) Author: Latimer, Oswald E. "Ozzie" Relating to amending certain Acts so as to provide that the Tax Assessor-Collector of each rural high school district in counties having a population of three hundred fifty thousand (350,000) or more inhabitants, according to the last preceding Federal Census, and each county line rural high school district which is subject to the jurisdiction of a county, having a population of three hundred fifty thousand (350,000) or more inhabitants, according to the last preceding Federal Census, shall give a bond, executed by a surety company authorized to do business in this State, in such amount as the board of trustees of any such rural high school district determines will be sufficient to adequately protect the funds of such district.
SB 349 54-0 (1955) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to obtaining and maintaining additional library facilities for rural high school districts or independent school districts, now or hereafter organized, having boundaries embracing the entire area of a single county in this State, which county now has, or may hereafter have, an assessed valuation in excess of Thirty Million Dollars ($30,000,000), by authorizing courts and boards of library trustees; providing terms, conditions and limitations; repealing General Laws or parts thereof in conflict herewith.
HB 843 53-0 (1953) Author: Sheridan, Edward Hueber "Ed" Relating to providing that the Board of Trustees of all Rural High School Districts and County-line Rural High School Districts or Common School Districts in the State shall, at all times, have the right to enter into contracts of employment with a Superintendent, Principals, and Teachers and other Executive Officers of such School District for a term not to exceed three (3) years; providing that all twelve-month contracts made with any such employees shall begin on July 1st and end on June 30th in the year terminating the contract.
SB 322 53-0 (1953) Author: Rogers, Andrew J. "Andy" Relating to amending Statutes to provide for the allocation of professional units in certain school districts containing two hundred and fifty square miles or more and having fewer than one pupil per square mile, and which operates and maintains a four-year accredited high school.
HB 70 53-1 (1954) Author: Reeves, Elbert | et. al. Relating to amending the Foundation School Act by providing the basis for determining professional unit allotments of certain sparsely settled school districts.
HB 319 52-0 (1951) Author: Latimer, Oswald E. "Ozzie" Relating to authorizing boards of trustees of rural high school districts in counties or subject to the jurisdiction of counties having a population of not less than three hundred and fifty thousand (350,000) and not more than five hundred thousand (500,000) according to the last preceding Federal Census, to have and appoint an assessor-collector of taxes for their district and such deputy tax assessor-collectors as they deem necessary.
HB 516 52-0 (1951) Author: Tatum, Raymond T.R. Relating to providing for the conversion of a rural high school district into an independent school district; authorizing the presentation of a petition to the County Judge; authorizing the County Judge to call an election; authorizing the Commissioners' Court to canvass the election and declare the result and order the incorporation; providing the procedure for county line school districts.
SB 316 52-0 (1951) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to providing for the conversion of a rural high school district into an independent school district.
SB 442 52-0 (1951) Author: Tynan, Walter Relating to authorizing board of trustees of rural high school districts in counties, or subject to the jurisdiction of counties, having a population of three hundred fifty thousand (350,000) or more inhabitants, to have and appoint an assessor-collector of taxes for their district and such deputy tax assessor-collectors as it deems necessary.
HB 439 51-0 (1949) Author: Richards, William George "Bill" Relating to providing for the incorporation of a Rural High School District.
HB 759 51-0 (1949) Author: Steward, Jerry Alexander Relating to providing that each consolidation, or attempt at consolidation, or or into a Rural High School District, (whether such consolidated district be in one or more counties) where a majority of the combined total of the legally qualified voters voting in such election in all of such districts, voted in favor of such consolidation, is hereby in all things validated and confirmed and each such district is declared and found to be duly and legally consolidated or established as though it had been so consolidated or established in the first instance; providing that that this Act shall not apply to any district, the validity of which is in litigation on the effective date of this Act.
SB 230 51-0 (1949) Author: Proffer, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to authorizing rural high school districts, common school districts and independent school districts, including county line districts of any type, and including, under certain conditions, elementary school districts which, without a separate majority vote therein, were annexed to or grouped with other districts, to be consolidated; enacting other provisions relating to the subject.
HB 66 51-1 (1950) Author: Pattison, James B. Relating to amending a previous Act, relative to annexation by rural high school districts and consolidated independent school districts.
HB 605 50-0 (1947) Author: Ward, Jesse F. Relating to providing for the election of trustees in rural high school districts and consolidated independent school districts, composed of the territory formerly comprising twelve (12) original school districts, two (2) of which shall have been independent school districts containing more than two hundred and fifty (250) scholastic population.
SB 75 50-0 (1947) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to providing for more equitable salaries for elective county superintendents of public instruction in certain rural counties; repealing all laws in conflict therewith.
SB 341 50-0 (1947) Author: Proffer, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing the creation of Rural High Schools, under certain conditions; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith; providing a saving clause.
SB 366 50-0 (1947) Author: Lane, Wardlow William Relating to providing that certain county line consolidated rural high school districts shall have all the rights, power and privileges given independent school districts by the general laws of this State.
SB 373 50-0 (1947) Author: Proffer, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to amending a previous Act, by including rural high school districts, and all other school districts within the provisions of the Act.
SB 223 49-0 (1945) Author: Carney, Howard A. Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing an additional method of the dissolution of rural high school districts, and providing that if a district is severed from such districts that the severed district cannot be grouped with another district for a period of two years after such severance, and further providing that any district so severed shall assume its pro-rata part of the outstanding financial obligation of the rural high school district.
SB 52 48-0 (1943) Author: Morris, George C. | et. al. Relating to providing for a more efficient public school system in Texas; providing penalties for violation of this Act.
HB 732 47-0 (1941) Author: Weatherford, S. William "Bill" | et. al. Relating to permitting the County Board of School Trustees in certain counties to employ a rural school supervisor or supervisors to plan, outline, and supervise the work of the primary and intermediate grades of the rural schools of the counties.
HB 1036 47-0 (1941) Author: Sallas, Jonathan Benjamin Relating to validating certain consolidated rural high school districts in certain counties, created by an act of the County Board of Trustees out of a district or districts which had theretofore been a consolidated school district or districts.
SB 48 47-0 (1941) Author: Spears, J. Franklin Relating to providing for the employment of two rural school supervisors in certain counties.
HB 201 46-0 (1939) Author: Wells, Jr., Thomas D. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act adding Lamar County to statute permitting employment by county school boards of rural supervisors.
HB 607 46-0 (1939) Author: Weldon, Odis A. Relating to amending a certain Act providing for manner of paying salaries for rural school supervisors in Van Zandt County.
HB 616 46-0 (1939) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties.
HB 634 46-0 (1939) Author: Harp, Robert A. Relating to providing for a rural school music supervisor in certain counties.
HB 670 46-0 (1939) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to amending a certain Article providing for a rural school supervisor in counties having a population for forty-six thousand, one hundred (46,100) to forty-six thousand two hundred (46,200), according to the last available Federal Census.
HB 868 46-0 (1939) Author: White, Jr., Joseph Relating to validating the creation or attempted creation of all consolidated rural high school districts, located in certain counties; providing this Act shall not apply to districts now involved in litigation.
HB 1010 46-0 (1939) Author: Harris, Cloris L. Relating to providing for a rural school music supervisor in certain counties.
HB 1014 46-0 (1939) Author: Smith, Howard S. | et. al. Relating to providing for a rural school music supervisor in certain counties; prescribing the duties of said supervisor.
HB 1044 46-0 (1939) Author: Reaves, Robert H. Relating to providing for the employment and compensation of a rural school supervisor in certain counties.
HB 1049 46-0 (1939) Author: Faulkner, J. R. Relating to providing for rural school supervisor in certain counties.
HB 1101 46-0 (1939) Author: Westbrook, Mainor N. Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in San Augustine County; providing mode and manner of paying such salary.
SB 412 46-0 (1939) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to providing for rural school supervisor in counties having a population of not less than two thousand eight hundred fifty (2,850) and not more than two thousand eight hundred seventy-five (2,875) inhabitants, in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
SB 444 46-0 (1939) Author: Nelson, G. Hobert Relating to providing for a rural school music supervisor in certain counties.
SB 451 46-0 (1939) Author: Pace, Will D. Relating to amending a certain Act providing for assessment upon scholastic population of Van Zandt County for the purpose of paying the salary of rural school supervisor in Van Zandt County.
HB 600 45-0 (1937) Author: Lucas, Hugh "Jap" | et. al. Relating to appropriating the sum of One Million and Eighty Thousand Dollars ($1,080,000) as a supplement to the funds appropriated under the provisions of the Rural Aid Appropriation Act.
HB 706 45-0 (1937) Author: Dickison, Prentis E. Relating to providing for the employment in all counties having a population of not less than two hundred and ninety thousand (290,000) nor more than three hundred and twenty thousand (320,000), according to the last preceding Federal Census, of two (2) rural school supervisors.
HB 1115 45-0 (1937) Author: Burton, Grover | et. al. Relating to validating the organization of all county line rural high school districts, created by General Law or by County Boards of Trustees.
SB 57 45-0 (1937) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to providing for rural school supervisors in certain counties.
SB 410 45-0 (1937) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties.
HB 65 45-1 (1937) Author: London, Marvin Flynt Relating to amending Rural Aid Law to include districts nine miles or more in length in those eligible for aid; fixing amounts which shall be expended for transportation in certain school districts.
HB 98 45-2 (1937) Author: Harris, Cloris L. Relating to providing that in certain counties having a population according to the last preceding Federal Census of not less than eight thousand, five hundred (8,500) and not more than eight thousand, seven hundred (8,700) rural high school districts formed by the grouping of common school districts shall not have the authority to appoint a tax assessor, board of equalization, nor tax collector.
HB 13 44-0 (1935) Author: Tillery, Edwin Relating to amending certain Act providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers' Institute; prescribing the duties of said supervisor; providing for visits to schools in the county and work in cooperation with teachers.
HB 14 44-0 (1935) Author: Tillery, Edwin Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers Institute.
SB 504 44-0 (1935) Author: Stone, Albert Relating to providing a for rural school supervisor, prescribing qualification and duties of said rural school supervisor, providing for the payment of the salary of said rural school supervisor, in counties having a population of 21,830 to 22,080, according to the last preceding Federal Census, and a scholastic population of not less than 6,200, as shown by the scholastic report for the school year 1934-35.
SB 58 44-1 (1935) Author: Nelson, G. Hobert Relating to application and requirements for rural aid.
SB 69 44-1 (1935) Author: Pace, Will D. Relating to permitting the Board of County School Trustees of Smith County, Texas, to employ a Rural School Supervisor.
SB 24 44-3 (1936) Author: Oneal, Benjamin Grady "Ben" Relating to validating all Consolidated Rural High School Districts created or attempted to be created by County Boards of Trustees.
HB 211 43-0 (1933) Author: Good, Robert Hubert Relating to amending certain statute providing for a rural school supervisor in certain counties.
HB 256 43-0 (1933) Author: Harman, William Murdock | et. al. Relating to appropriating Four Million Dollars ($4,000,000) per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the next two fiscal years for the purpose of promoting the public school interest of the rural schools and equalizing the school opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age living in small and financially weak districts.
HB 887 43-0 (1933) Author: Ray, Homer Harris | et. al. Relating to providing for rural school supervisors in certain counties, in lieu of teachers' institutes; prescribing the duties of said supervisors, and how it shall be paid; prescribing other things incidental to said purpose.
SB 242 43-0 (1933) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to providing an emergency rural aid appropriation.
SB 13 43-2 (1934) Author: Purl, George Clark Relating to providing that certain counties shall be granted reimbursement for High School tuition and transportation.
HB 178 42-0 (1931) Author: Strong, Cora Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain Counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
HB 242 42-0 (1931) Author: Alsup, Lon E. Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
HB 470 42-0 (1931) Author: Metcalfe, Penrose B. Relating to authorizing County Board of School Trustees, in certain counties of Texas, to employ Rural School Supervisors in lieu of holding Teachers' Institutes, defining their duties and qualifications, and fixing their compensation.
HB 754 42-0 (1931) Author: Cox, John Thomas Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutions.
HB 845 42-0 (1931) Author: Farrar, Jr., Simon Bowden "Bowd" | et. al. Relating to providing for the employment of a rural school supervisor in certain counties.
HB 870 42-0 (1931) Author: Smith, Richard Malcom Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutes.
HB 985 42-0 (1931) Author: Hines, Charles C. "Charlie" Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
HB 986 42-0 (1931) Author: Adams, F. P. "Pat" Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutes; prescribing the duties of said supervisor.
HB 1006 42-0 (1931) Author: Stephens, George C. | et. al. Relating to amending laws relating to school supervisors.
HB 1046 42-0 (1931) Author: Johnson, J. O. Relating to providing for the employment of rural school supervisors in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutes.
HB 1047 42-0 (1931) Author: Jones, Walter E. Relating to amending certain Acts by authorizing County Boards of School Trustees in certain counties of Texas to employ Rural School Supervisors in lieu of holding teachers' institutes, outlining their qualification, defining their duties, fixing their compensation.
SB 139 42-0 (1931) Author: Stevenson, James W. Relating to authorizing County Boards of School Trustees, in certain counties of Texas, to employ Rural School Supervisors in lieu of holding Teachers' Institutes; defining their duties; and fixing their compensation.
SB 221 42-0 (1931) Author: Martin, William Marvin "Will" Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
SB 263 42-0 (1931) Author: Greer, Julian Preston | et. al. Relating to appropriating two million five hundred thousand dollars ($2,500,000) per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the next two fiscal years for the purpose of promoting the public school interests of rural schools and equalizing the school opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age living in small and financially weak districts, attaching conditions, regulations and limitations relative thereto authorizing aid to such schools in accordance with the conditions herein specified.
SB 265 42-0 (1931) Author: Thomason, William Edgar Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
SB 373 42-0 (1931) Author: Hornsby, John William Relating to providing for a Supervisor, or Supervisors in lieu of the County Teachers' Institute.
SB 415 42-0 (1931) Author: Beck, John W. E. H. Relating to providing One Hundred Forty-five Thousand ($145,000.00) Dollars, or as much thereof as may be necessary, of the appropriation made by Acts of the 41st Legislature, Third Called Session, Chapter 14, to be used for the payment of tuition of Rural High School pupils.
SB 629 42-0 (1931) Author: Thomason, William Edgar Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
HB 72 42-1 (1931) Author: Richardson, D. D. Relating to providing for rural school supervisors in Van Zandt, Panola, Nacogdoches, Jasper, Cass, Live Oak, Anderson, Scurry, Wood, Denton, Shelby, Morris, Parker, Nolan, Titus, and Wise Counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
SB 22 42-3 (1932) Author: Greer, Julian Preston | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Department of Education to pay out of the Rural Aid Appropriation for the payment of unpaid claims for the school year of 1931-1932.
HB 675 41-0 (1929) Author: Snelgrove, John B. Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in lieu of the Teachers' Institute, and providing for the payment of the salary of said Rural School Supervisor, in certain counties.
SB 536 41-0 (1929) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutes.
HB 129 41-1 (1929) Author: Palmer, E. P. Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in lieu of the Teachers' Institute as required under Article 2691, and providing for the payment of the salary of said Rural School Supervisor, in certain counties.
HB 151 41-1 (1929) Author: Brice, Alexander "Alex" | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute; providing for a rural school supervisor in lieu of teachers' institutes as required under Article 2691 and providing for the payment of the salary of said rural school supervisor in counties having a population of 34,700 to 35,000, according to the Federal census of 1920.
SB 114 41-1 (1929) Author: DeBerry, Thomas Arthur "Tom" Relating to amending a certain Law; exempting certain counties from law relating to teachers' institutes.
HB 1 41-2 (1929) Author: Snelgrove, John B. | et. al. Relating to appropriating Two Million Seven Hundred Fifty Thousand ($2,750,000.00) Dollars per year or so much thereof as may be necessary for the next two fiscal years for the purpose of promoting the public school interest of rural schools and equalizing the school opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age living in small and financially weak districts, attaching conditions, regulations and limitations relative thereto.
HB 126 41-2 (1929) Author: Wallace, John Forsythe | et. al. Relating to making an emergency appropriation of Four Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars or as much thereof as may be necessary out of the General Revenue of the State of Texas for supplementing the appropriation made for Rural Aid and the payment of high school tuition.
SB 3 41-3 (1929) Author: Pollard, Sr., Tomas (Thomas) Glover Relating to making an appropriation for the aid of Rural Schools.
SB 23 41-3 (1929) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutes.
SB 26 41-3 (1929) Author: Miller, Eugene Relating to and conferring certain power and authority upon any rural high school district composed of territory in two counties which counties have certain population and which rural high school district was formed from three common school districts and one independent school district.
HB 25 41-4 (1930) Author: Cox, George Joshua Relating to providing for expenses of a rural school supervisor.
HB 117 41-5 (1930) Author: Hines, Charles C. "Charlie" Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutes; prescribing the duties of said supervisor.
SB 58 41-5 (1930) Author: Love, Thomas Bell | et. al. Relating to the restriction of the payment by the State of tuition for high school students.
SB 61 41-5 (1930) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in certain counties in lieu of teachers' institutes; prescribing the duties of said supervisor.
SB 66 41-5 (1930) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to extending any appropriation heretofore made for the year ending August 31, 1930, out of the general revenues for the purpose of promoting the public school interest of rural school and equalizing the educational opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age living in small and financially weak school districts, so that the same may be used for the next fiscal year if there be any remaining at the end of this fiscal year.
SB 93 41-5 (1930) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to directing State Superintendent of Public Instruction to pay out of rural aid funds heretofore appropriated by the 41st Legislature, Third Called Session, a certain sum of money, as a reward for consolidation to the Brownsboro Consolidated School District and the Mt. Calm Consolidated School District.
HB 9 40-1 (1927) Author: Wallace, John Forsythe | et. al. Relating to appropriating one and a half million dollars per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the next two fiscal years, for the purpose of promoting rural school education and equalizing the school opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age living in small financially weak districts.
HB 10 40-1 (1927) Author: Smith, Travis E. Relating to the purpose of promoting the public school interests of rural schools and those of small towns, of aiding the people to provide adequate school facilities for the education of their children; making an appropriation.
HB 47 40-1 (1927) Author: Brown, Henry Turner | et. al. Relating to authorizing the formation of rural high school districts by the grouping of two or more adjacent independent school districts of two hundred and fifty scholastic or less and annexing common school districts thereto for high school purposes.
HB 89 40-1 (1927) Author: Brown, Henry Turner Relating to authorizing the formation of rural high school districts and providing a method of their dissolution, providing for the issuance and sale of bonds by trustees of rural high school districts and to authorize the assumption by rural high school districts of the bonded or other valid indebtedness of included common or independent school districts.
HB 118 40-1 (1927) Author: Veatch, John H. Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor in lieu of the teachers' institute, and providing for the payment of the salary of said rural school supervisor in certain counties.
SB 7 40-1 (1927) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation as may be necessary for the next two fiscal years for the purpose of promoting rural school education and equalizing the school opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age living in small and financially weak districts.
SB 11 40-1 (1927) Author: Greer, Julian Preston | et. al. Relating to appropriating one and a half million dollars per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the next two fiscal years, for the purpose of promoting rural school education and equalizing the school opportunities afforded by the state to all children of scholastic age living in small and financially weak districts.
SB 13 40-1 (1927) Author: Pollard, Sr., Tomas (Thomas) Glover Relating to the purpose of promoting the public school interests of rural schools and those of small towns, of aiding the people to provide adequate school facilities for the education of their children, by the appropriation of three million per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary for the next two fiscal years, ending August 31, 1928, and August 31, 1929, respectively.
SB 52 40-1 (1927) Author: Witt, Edgar E. Relating to including independent school districts having not to exceed 250 scholastics within the provisions of Chapter 59, General Laws, Regular Session, 39th Legislature relating to school districts and schools; authorizing such independent school districts to be grouped into and made a part of rural high school districts.
HB 38 39-0 (1925) Author: Brown, Henry Turner | et. al. Relating to making provision for a better system of schools in the various counties of this State; providing for the necessary taxation and funds to carry out such purposes. House: Education
HB 100 39-0 (1925) Author: Wallace, John Forsythe | et. al. Relating to appropriation of one and a half million ($1,500,000.00) dollars per year to promote public school interests of rural schools. House: School Districts
SB 14 39-0 (1925) Author: Pollard, Sr., Tomas (Thomas) Glover | et. al. Relating to promoting the public school interest of rural schools and those of small towns, aiding the people to provide adequate school facilities for the education of their children, by the appropriation of three million ($3,000,000) dollars per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the next two fiscal years, ending August 31, 1926 and August 31, 1927. Senate: Finance
HB 192 38-0 (1923) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to promoting the public school interests of rural schools and those of small towns, of aiding the people to provide adequate school facilities for the education of their children.
HB 299 38-0 (1923) Author: Patman, John William Wright | et. al. Relating to promoting the public school interests of rural schools and those of small towns, of aiding the people to provide adequate school facilities for the education of their children, by appropriation of three million dollars per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the next two fiscal years, ending August 31, 1924, and August 31, 1925, respectively.
HB 51 38-3 (1923) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to the purpose of promoting the public school interests of rural schools and those of small towns, of aiding the people to provide adequate school facilities for the education of their children, by the appropriation of one and a half million ($1,500,000.00) dollars per year, for the next two fiscal years, ending August 31, 1924, and August 31, 1925, respectively.
HB 117 37-0 (1921) Author: Thomason, William Edgar Relating to a certain Act promoting public school interest of rural schools.
SB 146 37-0 (1921) Author: Floyd, Charles Richard Relating to give aid to the rural schools of the State; providing an appropriation; providing rules and regulations, etc.
HB 17 37-1 (1921) Author: Melson, John McCullough Relating to appropriation in aid of rural schools.
HB 18 37-1 (1921) Author: King, Arthur Howard | et. al. Relating to the appropriation of aid for rural schools.
HB 30 37-1 (1921) Author: Chitwood, Richard Mortimer Relating to appropriation in aid of rural schools.
SB 19 37-1 (1921) Author: Floyd, Charles Richard Relating to making an appropriation for the purpose of promoting the public school interests of rural schools and small towns.
SB 103 36-0 (1919) Author: Dean, William Luther Relating to providing for aid for rural schools by appropriating two million dollars each year, and providing the manner and conditions for giving such aid.
HB 153 36-2 (1919) Author: Terrell, George Butler Relating to amending certain laws providing for the aid of rural schools in districts in which the state owns ten per cent of the real estate.
HB 161 36-2 (1919) Author: Sentell, C. Frank | et. al. Relating to amending certain laws relating to Rural School Appropriation.
SB 112 36-2 (1919) Author: Carlock, Sr., Robert Lee Relating to amending the Rural School Appropriation passed at the Regular Session of the Thirty Sixth Legislature.
HB 168 36-3 (1920) Author: Bertram, Robert Elijah | et. al. Relating to amending certain laws relating to providing aid to rural schools; prohibiting school districts in which the State owns real estate in value equal to 10 per cent or more of the who real estate value in such districts.
HB 226 35-0 (1917) Author: Fly, William Madden Relating to making appropriation for rural schools.
HB 5 35-1 (1917) Author: Bell, William Steve Relating to making an appropriation of nine hundred and ninety-nine thousand dollars ($999,000) for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1918, for public schools.
HB 217 34-0 (1915) Author: Decherd, Jr., Edmond Anderson | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act providing for the establishment, organization and control of public high schools in the common school districts.

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