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HB 636 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to a report on certain pending suits against the state, a state agency, or a state official. House: Appropriations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2669 85-0 (2017) Author: Shine, Hugh Relating to remedies in certain taxpayer suits against the state. House: Ways & Means Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 1191 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to remedies in certain taxpayer suits against the state. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1534 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to venue in a lawsuit against the State of Texas or a state agency. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1053 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George Relating to a prohibition against use by certain school districts of state Foundation School Program money and local ad valorem tax revenue to fund certain lawsuits against the state. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3188 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 392 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1654 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 2425 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to notice to the attorney general of challenges to the constitutionality of Texas statutes. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3647 82-0 (2011) Author: Turner, Sylvester
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1589 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
HB 2729 81-0 (2009) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3534 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the payment of a judgment against the state in favor of Marilou Morrison. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 1588 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 2635 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 1108 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to appropriating money to pay for a judgment rendered in certain litigation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1719 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to the authority of the comptroller to pay certain claims and to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 2031 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren
Relating to requiring legislative consent or approval of the settlement or compromise of a claim or action against the state that will involve state expenditures exceeding a certain amount. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1940 79-0 (2005) Author: Ritter, Allan
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to alternative dispute resolution of certain contract claims against the state. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2276 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2988 79-0 (2005) Author: Nixon, Joe
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to waiver of sovereign immunity. House: Civil Practices
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 507 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to alternative dispute resolution of certain contract claims against the state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1606 79-0 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
HB 114 79-3 (2006) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to appropriating money to pay for a judgment rendered in certain litigation. House: Appropriations Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HB 400 78-0 (2003) Author: Mowery, Anna Relating to false claims against the state and actions by private persons to prosecute those claims; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3452 78-0 (2003) Author: Heflin, Talmadge Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 1861 78-0 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Referred to Appropriations
HB 2312 77-0 (2001) Author: Bosse, Fred
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the resolution of certain contract claims against the state. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Administration
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2742 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to suits against the state for certain claims for breach of contract. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 2852 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2858 77-0 (2001) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to limitations on payments for settlement of judgments made by state agencies from appropriated money. House: Appropriations No action taken in committee
HJR 22 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to certain claims against the state and agencies of the state. House: Civil Practices Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 1091 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to limitations on payments for certain settlements or judgments. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1092 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to directing payment, after approval, of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state out of funds designated by this Act; making appropriations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 31 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment waiving sovereign immunity for damages for bodily injury and death sustained as a result of the Texas A&M bonfire tragedy. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 69 76-0 (1999) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to claims against units of state government relating to contracts for certain goods, services, or projects. House: Civil Practices Considered in Calendars
HB 746 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to a report on certain higher education employees serving as expert witnesses in suits in which the state is a party. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 629 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Nixon, Joe
Relating to alternative dispute resolution proceedings of governmental bodies. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 740 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to liability for damages resulting from contact with a high voltage overhead line. Senate: Economic Development Left pending in subcommittee
SB 1025 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to claims against a unit of state government relating to contracts for certain services or projects. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 204 70-0 (1987) Author: Hill, Anita Relating to a waiver of the state's sovereign immunity to suit in actions based on a written contract. House: State Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 815 70-0 (1987) Author: Hury, James
Sponsor: Montford, John
Relating to legislative consent to suits against the state. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 1163 70-0 (1987) Author: Rudd, Jim
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated in this Act; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in this Act before payment is made. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 490 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to permissive venue in certain suits by the state brought on behalf of a state agency. Senate: Jurisprudence Left as pending business in comm.
SB 514 70-0 (1987) Author: Montford, John Relating to legislative consent to and its effect on suits against the state. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 1381 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to prohibiting injunctions, declaratory judgments, and certain other actions from being brought against the state in a tax matter. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Transferred to Calendars Committee
HR 208 70-2 (1987) Author: Laney, James Requesting the senate to return S.B. 6 to the house for further consideration.
SB 6 70-2 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated herein; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in this Act before payment is made. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days-10/20/87
HB 1917 69-0 (1985) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to appropriations for payment of certain claims and judgments against the state. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2367 69-0 (1985) Author: Cain, David Relating to an appropriation to pay a claim against the State of Texas. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 1273 69-0 (1985) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Pierce, George
Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated herein; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in this Act before payment is made. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
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SB 1274 69-0 (1985) Author: Traeger, John Making a supplemental appropriation out of funds designated herein to Platoro Limited, Inc.; William E. Kenon, Jr.; and George Kirk Purvis for payment of a claim against the State of Texas. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
HB 93 69-2 (1986) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to certain claims against the Texas School for the Deaf. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days-12/4/86
SB 43 69-2 (1986) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to an appropriation to pay certain claims against the state. Senate: Finance Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 77 69-3 (1986) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to certain claims against the Texas School for the Deaf. House: Government Organization Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 1424 68-0 (1983) Author: Hall, Tip Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated herein; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified by the Act before payment is made; providing for severability. House: Appropriations Placed on daily Major State Calendar
HB 1865 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to an appropriation to pay a claim and judgment against the State of Texas. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HB 8 68-1 (1983) Author: Hall, Tip
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to appropriations for and payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state, and to a technical correction in the General Appropriations Act for the 1983-1985 biennium. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
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HB 130 68-2 (1984) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to an appropriation to the Platoro, Kenon and Purvis Fund for payment of a claim against the state. House: Appropriations Referred to Committee on Appropriations
SB 111 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to an appropriation to pay a judgment against the state in favor of Paul Johnston, et al. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 195 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Bush, Bob
Relating to suits against the state based on written contracts. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 452 67-0 (1981) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Presnal, Bill
Making appropriations for and directing payment of miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in before payment is made; and declaring an emergency. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
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HB 1433 66-0 (1979) Author: Hollowell, Bill
Sponsor: McKnight, Peyton
Relating to payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments against the state; making an appropriation House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 198 66-0 (1979) Author: Truan, Carlos Making an appropriation to pay a claim against the state. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 476 66-0 (1979) Author: McKnight, Peyton Making an appropriation to pay a claim against the state. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 1328 65-0 (1977) Author: Garcia, Matt Relating to the abolition of teh defense of sovereign immunity with regard to certain claims against the state. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
HB 1481 65-0 (1977) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the creation and operation of the Texas Tort Claims Self-Insurance Fund. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 1575 65-0 (1977) Author: Hollowell, Bill
Sponsor: Aikin, Jr., A.M.
Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgements out of funds designated herin; requiring approval of the claims inthe manner specified in the Act before payment is made; providing for severability; repealing laws in conflict. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days
HB 1328 64-0 (1975) Author: Hollowell, Bill
Sponsor: Aikin, Jr., A.M.
Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of funds designated herein; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in the Act before payment is made; providing for severability. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1355 64-0 (1975) Author: Ribak, Abraham D. Relating to venue in suits against the State of Texas or any of the agencies which collectively constitute the government of the State of Texas. House: Judiciary Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 2124 64-0 (1975) Author: Lauhoff, Herman E. Making appropriations for and directing payment of miscellaneous claims and judgments out of the General Revenue Fund; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in the Act before payment is made. House: Appropriations Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 985 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of the General Revenue Fund and other funds designated herein; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in the Act before payment is made. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 59 64-0 (1975) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Amending Constitution to permit payment of State funds on certain claims. Senate: Texas Constitution Referred to Committee on Texas Constitution
HB 568 63-0 (1973) Author: Murray, Menton J.
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of the General Revenue Fund and other funds designated herein; requiring approval of the claims in the manner specified in the Act before payment is made; providing for severability; repealing laws in conflict. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Signed by the Governor
HB 578 62-0 (1971) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Herring, Charles
Relating to making appropriations for and directing payment of certain miscellaneous claims and judgments out of Special Funds designated herein.
SB 416 57-0 (1961) Author: Reagan, Bruce A. Relating to making a specific appropriation out of the State Highway Fund in the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to pay a judgment obtained by B.F. Clark against the State of Texas authorizing B.F. Clark to sue the State of Texas for the recovery of damages resulting from the north approach to the high level bridge across the Corpus Christi Ship Channel being constructed and maintained upon a dedicated public park opposite to the Grande Courts then owned by B.F. Clark.
HB 615 56-0 (1959) Author: Smith, Max Carlton Relating to making an appropriation of Twenty-six Thousand, Nine Hundred and Thirty-one Dollars and Seventy-two Cents ($26,931.72) Dollars for refund of Gas Gathering Taxes, according to the tenor, effect and reading of a judgment obtained against the State of Texas by George T. Abell, C. F. McCauley, William C. Wiederhold, The Citizens National Bank of Abilene, Texas, James E. Hall, and Richard A. Hall.
HB 663 56-0 (1959) Author: Parsons, Sam H. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due thereon of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas in Cause No. 107,038 styled by B & A Pipe Line Company vs. The State of Texas in the 126th Judicial District Court of Travis County, Texas, according to the tenor, effect and reading of such judgment.
SB 173 56-0 (1959) Author: Weinert, Rudolph A. Relating to providing that Southwest Natural Gas Company, or its successors and assigns, in lieu of obtaining refund, may use its judgment against the State of Texas, exclusive of any interest thereon accrued either prior or subsequent to the date of its judgment, as offsets against future tax liabilities to the State of Texas, and directing the Comptroller of Public Accounts and other officers to recognize said judgment and to allow same as offsets against such tax liabilities, with certain exceptions.
HB 131 55-0 (1957) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Sam Sklar, Trustee.
HB 132 55-0 (1957) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Natural Gas Distributing Corporation.
HB 209 55-0 (1957) Author: Pressler, III, Herman Paul Relating to making appropriations to pay certain judgments against the State of Texas, the Comptroller of Public Accounts, the State Treasurer and the Attorney General of the State of Texas, in their respective official capacities, out of the general revenue fund, which judgments were for the recovery of gas gathering taxes heretofore paid under implied duress in suits authorized by concurrent resolutions of the 54th Legislature.
HB 243 55-0 (1957) Author: Spilman, Wade Fetzer | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of certain judgment obtained against the State by "Akin Products Company, et al", and by "E. C. Davis and Frank Davis, doing business as Pittman and Davis, et al".
HB 288 55-0 (1957) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal and interest due thereon of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Tennessee Gas Transmission Company.
HB 388 55-0 (1957) Author: Sudderth, Ben Doyle Relating to making appropriation to pay certain judgments against the State of Texas which were for the recovery of Gas Gathering Taxes heretofore paid.
HB 422 55-0 (1957) Author: McIlhany, Grainger Walter Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due thereon of a judgment against the State of Texas by W. J. Smith.
HB 423 55-0 (1957) Author: McIlhany, Grainger Walter Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due thereon of a judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Cabot Carbon Company.
HB 451 55-0 (1957) Author: Cowen, Warren C. "Red" Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Chicago Corporation.
HB 452 55-0 (1957) Author: Cowen, Warren C. "Red" Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Sinclair Oil and Gas Company.
HB 506 55-0 (1957) Author: Jones, Obie Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Coleman Gas Company.
HB 514 55-0 (1957) Author: Tunnell, Byron M. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due thereon of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Delta Gulf Drilling Company.
HB 535 55-0 (1957) Author: Pressler, III, Herman Paul Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Shell Oil Company.
HB 544 55-0 (1957) Author: Anderson, Louis H. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by C. V. Lyman.
HB 549 55-0 (1957) Author: McDonald, Scott Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Northern Natural Gas Company.
HB 550 55-0 (1957) Author: McIlhany, Grainger Walter Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Wheeler Gas Company.
HB 568 55-0 (1957) Author: Moore, Sr., Carlton Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Salt Dome Production Company.
HB 569 55-0 (1957) Author: Moore, Sr., Carlton Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Mac Drilling Company.
HB 570 55-0 (1957) Author: Moore, Sr., Carlton Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Peter N. Petkas.
HB 572 55-0 (1957) Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Drilling and Exploration Company, Inc.
HB 573 55-0 (1957) Author: Elliott, William Marshall "Bill" Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by C. N. Housh.
HB 633 55-0 (1957) Author: Brashear, R. Paul Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Bryce McCandless.
HB 634 55-0 (1957) Author: Brashear, R. Paul Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the West Texas Utilities Company, Inc.
HB 663 55-0 (1957) Author: White, Richard Crawford | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation to Kenneth Massey for payment of aid and compensation for having served a prison sentence for an offense of which he was not guilty.
HB 688 55-0 (1957) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Pan American Gas Company.
HB 693 55-0 (1957) Author: Brashear, R. Paul Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due thereon of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by J. M. Sparks.
HB 703 55-0 (1957) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Hassie Hunt Trust.
HB 704 55-0 (1957) Author: Hughes, Robert H. "Bob" Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Casey & Weempe Oil Company.
HB 710 55-0 (1957) Author: Baker, Robert W. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Tide Water Associated Oil Company.
HB 726 55-0 (1957) Author: Tunnell, Byron M. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the South-Tex Corporation as agent for Mosser & Fischer.
HB 727 55-0 (1957) Author: Tunnell, Byron M. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the South-Tex Corporation.
HB 728 55-0 (1957) Author: Tunnell, Byron M. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the South-Tex Corporation as agent for B. Graham.
HB 737 55-0 (1957) Author: Cole, Criss Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Hewit & Dougherty.
HB 766 55-0 (1957) Author: White, Richard Crawford Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the El Paso Natural Gas Company.
HB 778 55-0 (1957) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Bevly Oil & Developing Corporation.
HB 860 55-0 (1957) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Southern Community Gas Company.
HB 861 55-0 (1957) Author: Parish, Harold Burton Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Richard Park, et al.
HB 867 55-0 (1957) Author: Holman, Dixon W. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Empire Southern Gas Company.
HB 888 55-0 (1957) Author: McIlhany, Grainger Walter Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Thomas L. Wade.
HB 889 55-0 (1957) Author: Smith, Max Carlton Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Upsham Gas Company.
HB 892 55-0 (1957) Author: Woolsey, W. N. "Bill" Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due on a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Midway Gas Company.
HB 894 55-0 (1957) Author: Ferrell, Ben Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by the Texas Producers Gas Company.
SB 39 55-0 (1957) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to making an appropriation to pay judgment of Phillips Petroleum Company against State.
SB 40 55-0 (1957) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to making an appropriation to pay judgment of Phillips Natural Gas Company against State.
SB 41 55-0 (1957) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to making an appropriation to pay judgment of Phillips Petroleum Company against State.
SB 76 55-0 (1957) Author: Ashley, Sr., Carlos C. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Stuart & Barrett.
SB 107 55-0 (1957) Author: Hudson, Hubert R. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of certain judgments obtained against the State of Texas by Akin Products Company and E. C. Davis and Frank Davis doing business as Pitman & Davis.
SB 265 55-0 (1957) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to making an appropriation to pay judgment of United Gas Pipe Line Company against the State.
SB 266 55-0 (1957) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to making an appropriation to pay judgment of Dow Chemical Company against the State.
SB 362 55-0 (1957) Author: Owen, III, Frank Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal sum due on a certain judgment obtained in favor of the El Paso Natural Gas Company against the State of Texas.
SB 364 55-0 (1957) Author: Wood, Bill D. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal due thereon of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Delta Gulf Drilling Company.
SB 408 55-0 (1957) Author: Reagan, Bruce A. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas by Southern Community Gas Company.
HB 70 54-0 (1955) Author: McGregor, Malcolm Relating to appropriating the unexpended balance of money appropriated to the Governor by the provisions of previous legislation, to be disbursed by him to defray the expenses incurred in the prosecution of the State of Texas v. State of New Mexico for the enforcement of the Rio Grande Compact; providing an operative date.
HB 116 54-0 (1955) Author: Maverick, Jr., Fontaine Maury Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of a judgment obtained against the State of Texas in A. Nissen, et al, vs. State of Texas, in the District Court of the 57th Judicial District, Bexar County, Texas, according to the tenor, effect and reading of such judgments; providing that only the principal of such judgment be paid.
SB 73 54-0 (1955) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of a certain judgment obtained against the State of Texas in Cause No. 100009 styled Arkansas Fuel Oil Corporation, et al, vs. The State of Texas, in the District Court of Travis County, Texas, according to the tenor, effect and reading of such judgment.
SB 77 54-0 (1955) Author: Owen, III, Frank Relating to appropriating the unexpended balance of money appropriated to the Governor by the provisions of House Bill 546, Acts of the 53rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1953, to be disbursed by him to defray the expenses incurred in the prosecution of the State of Texas v. State of New Mexico for the enforcement of the Rio Grande Compact; providing an operative date.
SB 104 54-0 (1955) Author: Wagonseller, Wayne Warren Relating to appropriating the sum on One Thousand, Eighty-Six Dollars and Fifty Cents ($1086.50) together with the pro-rata interest earned thereon out of the general fund of the State of Texas, or so much as may be necessary to satisfy the judgment rendered against the State of Texas, in favor of Home Furniture Company, a corporation, in cause Number 84447 in the District Court of Travis County, Texas, 53rd Judicial District, such judgment having become a final judgment.
SB 354 54-0 (1955) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to giving to George Parchman and wife, Leona Parchman, consent of the Legislature to sue the State of Texas, Texas State Highway Department and/or Texas State Highway Commission for the alleged taking of their lands and improvements thereon for public use by the Texas State Highway Department and for damages to 13 acres of land, more or less, and improvements thereon, situation in Franklin County, Texas, allegedly resulting from the construction of State Highway Number 1, U.S. Highways Number 67, its subsequent maintenance, and the changes made in pre-existing water drainage facilities, which highway runs through Franklin County, Texas; providing a savings clause; providing for service of process.
SB 451 54-0 (1955) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to making an appropriation to pay the claim of the Estate of Dora M. Logan, Deceased, for overpayment of inheritance tax.
HB 546 53-0 (1953) Author: Isaacks, Samuel Jackson "Sam" | et. al. Relating to appropriating money for expenses of prosecution of State of Texas vs. State of New Mexico, et al, in the Supreme Court of the United States.
SB 95 53-0 (1953) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of certain judgments obtained against the State.
SB 135 53-0 (1953) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of a certain judgment of Southwestern Bell Telephone Company against the State of Texas.
HB 309 52-0 (1951) Author: Moore, Sr., Carlton Relating to giving to lawful holders of bonds issued under the Act of April 8, 1861, which bonds are sometimes called Texian Loan of One Million Dollars ($1,000,000), consent of the Legislature to sue the State of Texas, the Comptroller of Public Accounts, and the State Treasurer for moneys due on said bonds and principal and interest thereon.
HB 764 52-0 (1951) Author: Wood, Bill D. | et. al. Relating to providing for a period of limitation of four (4) years within which to present to the Legislature claims against the State or for consent to sue the State upon such claims, and providing that failure to present a claim to the Legislature for payment within such time or to apply for consent to sue upon such claim within such time shall forever bar such claim.
SB 55 52-0 (1951) Author: Carney, Howard A. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the principal of certain judgments obtained against The State of Texas; providing that only the principal of such judgment be paid and that no interest be paid thereon.
SB 283 52-0 (1951) Author: Russell, Joe Relating to giving Dudley Ames and wife, Maud Ames, their administrators, executors, heirs and assigns consent of the Legislature to sue the State of Texas for damages resulting from the construction of U.S. Highway 67 through Hunt County, Texas.
HB 164 51-0 (1949) Author: Whiteside, Clyde Relating to appropriating the sum of Forty-four Hundred Dollars ($4400), or so much thereof as may be necessary, to satisfy and pay, according to the terms thereof, that certain judgment rendered against the State of Texas and the Highway Department of the State of Texas in favor of Ed Davis and wife, Cora Davis, in cause No. 7415, in the District Court of Haskell County, Texas, in the 39th Judicial District of Texas, such judgment having become final and no appeal prosecuted therefrom.
HB 316 51-0 (1949) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to appropriate money out of the State Highway funds to pay the judgment, interest, and costs in favor of Christine Mayes Wallace, in Cause No. 88216-C, styled Christine Mayes Wallace, et vir, Morris Wallace vs. The State of Texas and the State Highway Department, in the 68th District Court of Dallas County, Texas.
HB 567 51-0 (1949) Author: Pyle, Joe Relating to appropriating the sum of Three Hundred Dollars ($300) to satisfy and pay, according to terms thereof, that certain judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of Thomas H. Fort, in case number 33227-A, in the 96th Judicial Court, of Tarrant County, Texas, and said judgment having become final and no appeal prosecuted therefrom.
SB 53 51-0 (1949) Author: Bullock, Pat M. Relating to appropriating the sum of Forty-Four Hundred ($4,400.00) Dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, to satisfy and pay, according to the terms thereof, that certain judgment rendered against The State of Texas and the Highway Department of the State of Texas in favor of Ed Davis, and wife, Cora Davis, in cause No. 7415, in the District Court of Haskell County, Texas, in the 39th Judicial District of Texas, such judgment having become final and no appeal prosecuted therefrom.
SB 62 51-0 (1949) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to making the appropriation to pay the principal of certain judgments obtained against the State of Texas in Cause No. 78503, styled Graham Paper Company vs. The State of Texas, and Cause No. 80034, styled Continental Gin Company et al. vs. The State of Texas, both in the 98th District Court of Travis County, Texas, according to the tenor, effect and reading of such judgments.
SB 141 51-0 (1949) Author: Taylor, James Edward Relating to appropriating the sum of One Hundred Seventy-five ($175.00) Dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary to satisfy, according to the terms thereof, the judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of John V. Dowdy, in cause No. 700 in the Justice Court, Precinct No. 1, Henderson County, Texas, said judgment being a final judgment.
SB 154 51-0 (1949) Author: Harris, Fred R. "Red" Relating to appropriating money out of the State Highway funds to pay the judgment and costs in favor of Christine Mayes Wallace and husband, Morris Wallace, in Cause No. 88216-C, styled Christine Mayes Wallace, et vir, Morris vs. The State of Texas and the State Highway Department, in the 68th District Court of Dallas County, Texas.
SB 237 51-0 (1949) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to appropriating the sum of One Thousand Seven Hundred Fifty (1,750.00) Dollars and interest thereon from May 22, 1948, at the rate of six (6%) percent, to pay the judgment in favor of Roy Parchman and wife, Dovie Parchman, against the State of Texas.
HB 55 50-0 (1947) Author: Atkinson, Henry L. Relating to granting permission to L. M. Sides to bring suit against the State.
HB 260 50-0 (1947) Author: Rampy, Willard (William) Henry Relating to granting permission to A. M. King to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department, in a Court of competent jurisdiction, in Runnels County, Texas, for damages to his property alleged to have been caused by the Highway Department of the State of Texas; providing that if any provisions of this Act shall be invalid, the validity of the other provisions thereof shall not be affected.
HB 261 50-0 (1947) Author: Rampy, Willard (William) Henry Relating to granting permission to Mrs. H. T. Russell, a widow, to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department, in a Court of competent jurisdiction, in Runnels County, Texas, for damages to her property alleged to have been caused by the Highway Department of the State of Texas; providing that if any provisions of this Act shall be invalid, the validity of the other provisions thereof shall not be affected.
HB 317 50-0 (1947) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" Relating to appropriating money out of the State Highway Fund to pay the judgment, interest and costs in favor of Christine Mayes Wallace and husband, Morris Wallace.
HB 322 50-0 (1947) Author: Spencer, James C. Relating to appropriating the sum of One Hundred and Sixty Dollars ($160) to satisfy the judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of John V. Dowdy, Henderson County, Texas.
HB 348 50-0 (1947) Author: Heflin, James McDonald Relating to making an appropriation to pay a judgment obtained by Gulf Oil Corporation and rendered against the State of Texas.
HB 355 50-0 (1947) Author: Swanson, Frederick Glenn | et. al. Relating to appropriating the sum of Twenty Five Hundred Dollars ($2500) and interest thereon from March 20, 1946, to pay the judgment in favor of H. A. Piercy against the State of Texas.
HB 557 50-0 (1947) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" Relating to appropriating money out of the State Treasury to pay judgment in favor of Roy B. Wadsworth against the State of Texas and the State Highway Commission for the settlement of Thirty-six Hundred Dollars ($3600) with interest in the sum of One Thousand and Eighty Dollars ($1,080).
HB 784 50-0 (1947) Author: Cannon, Oscar E. Relating to making an appropriation to pay the unpaid balance of the Court costs in Cause No. 20,707-B, State of Texas vs. Alberto Balli, et al., in the 117th District Court of Nueces County, Texas.
SB 69 50-0 (1947) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to making an appropriation out of the State Highway Fund of the State of Texas to pay Mrs. Bess Bagwell, Eric Bagwell, Jerome Bagwell, Anna J. Bagwell and John S. Bagwell, Jr., the sum of Two Thousand Forty and 28/100 ($2,040.28) Dollars in satisfaction and payment of that certain judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of John S. Bagwell in Cause No. 4123 in the 62nd Judicial District of Texas in Mount Vernon, Franklin County, Texas.
SB 112 50-0 (1947) Author: Winfield, Henry L. Relating to making an appropriation to pay a judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of C. A. Mebus, administrator in estate of B. Dreyer, deceased.
SB 153 50-0 (1947) Author: Ramsey, Ben Relating to appropriating the sum of Twenty-six Thousand One Hundred Six and 66/100 ($26,106.66) Dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary, to pay the principal amount of the judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of J. I. Case Company, in Cause No. 75,293, in the 98th District Court of Travis County, Texas, such judgment now being final.
SB 350 50-0 (1947) Author: Cousins, Jr., Wilfred Roy Relating to appropriating the sum of One Thousand Two Hundred ($1,200.00) Dollars, or so much as may be necessary to satisfy, the judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of A. M. H. Stark in Cause No. 8451 in the District Court of Orange County, Texas, said judgment having become a final judgment.
SB 363 50-0 (1947) Author: Stanford, Jr., James A. Relating to granting permission to The Steck Company, a Texas corporation, to bring suit against the State of Texas, in a court of competent jurisdiction in Travis County, Texas, to ascertain and fix the amount, if any, due The Steck Company by reason of the delivery to and the acceptance and use by the State Board of Control of 39,603,690 cigarette stamps belonging to The Steck Company; providing that if any provisions of this Act shall be invalid, the validity of the remaining provisions thereof shall not be affected.
SB 409 50-0 (1947) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to authorizing C.H. Harrison of Waco, Texas to bring suit against the state.
SB 410 50-0 (1947) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to authorizing Roy Parchman and wife to sue the State; providing a saving clause.
SB 430 50-0 (1947) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to authorizing C. H. Harrison of Waco, Texas, to bring suit against the State of Texas or the Texas State Highway Department or the State Highway Commission, to recover damages for alleged breach of contract by the State of Texas and the Texas State Highway Department in the construction of a bridge across the Leon River in Bell County, Texas on State Highway 317.
HB 192 49-0 (1945) Author: Price, Ned | et. al. Relating to making specific appropriation of Six Hundred and Fourteen Dollars and Seventy-five Cents ($614.75) out of the State Highway Fund in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated to pay a certain judgment obtained by Allie Kelley against the State Highway Commission and the State of Texas on February 15, 1944, in the Special District Court of Smith County, Texas, in Cause No. 11943-a.
HB 317 49-0 (1945) Author: McFarland, Charles Milford Relating to making an appropriation to pay J.D. Skelton $1800 in settlement of the balance due Colonel William Fitzhugh.
HB 434 49-0 (1945) Author: Sadler, Harley Herman Relating to making an appropriation to pay the claim of the James C. Doneghy estate out of the general revenue fund, claim being founded on over-payment of inheritance tax.
HB 486 49-0 (1945) Author: Mangum, Preston P. "Pete" Relating to making specific appropriation of Seven Hundred Fifty ($750.00) Dollars out of the State Highway Fund in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated to pay a certain judgment obtained by William Trakes against the State highway Commission and the State of Texas on September 17, 1942, in the 68th District Court of Dallas County, Texas, in Cause No. 65,866-C.
HB 505 49-0 (1945) Author: Leyendecker, Boniface J. Relating to appropriating Three Hundred and Fifty Dollars and Forty Cents ($350.40) to the Texas Mexican Railway Company as part payment on a judgment for Nine Hundred and Seventy-Four Dollars and Sixty Cents ($974.60), recorded November 28, 1942, by the Texas Mexican Railway Company and San Antonio Southern Railway Company against the Secretary of State, State Treasurer, and the Attorney General of Texas for refund on franchise taxes paid in 1939 under protest as provided in Article 7057b, Vernon's Annotated Civil Statutes.
HB 565 49-0 (1945) Author: Harris, Joe Relating to making an appropriation of Three Hundred and Twenty-six dollars and Seventy Cents ($326.70) or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of the General Revenue Fund, not otherwise appropriated, to pay a certain judgment obtained by the American Petroleum Company against the State of Texas in the 98th Judicial District Court of Travis County, Texas, in Cause Number 63,659; authorizing the Comptroller of Public Accounts to pay said claim.
HB 697 49-0 (1945) Author: Lansberry, Charles V. Relating to appropriating the sum of Two Hundred and Eight ($208.00) Dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary to satisfy a claim against the State of Texas in view of F.H. Hammond for services rendered as District Attorney of the 33rd Judicial District of Texas.
HB 826 49-0 (1945) Author: Read, Thomas David | et. al. Relating to making specific appropriation out of the State Highway Fund in the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to pay a judgment obtained by Mrs. Dora Martin, Buster Martin and Jack Martin, against the State of Texas and the Highway Department of the State of Texas, authorizing the said Mrs. Dora Martin, individually, and as next friend of the said Buster Martin and Jack Martin, minors, surviving wife and children of A.J. Martin, deceased, to sue the State of Texas and/or the Highway Department of the State of Texas for the recovery of damages for personal Injuries received by the said A.J. Martin while on duty in the employ of the Highway Department of the Sate of Texas, which injuries resulted in the death of the said A.J. Martin.
HB 853 49-0 (1945) Author: Bell, Marshall O. Relating to making an appropriation of Three Hundred and Twelve Dollars ($312), or so much thereof as may be necessary, to pay a certain judgment rendered on April 23, 1945, in the 98th District Court of Travis County, Texas, in Cause Number 53,017 wherein Rudy Krisch, Junior, R.E. Lanham, and S.P. Walker were plaintiffs to whom prior permission had been granted to bring such suit by the Legislature of the State of Texas, and the State of Texas and the State Highway Commission of the State of Texas and the members of said Commission in their official capacities were defendants, for the principal sum of Three Hundred Dollars ($300), said judgment providing that the unpaid Court costs should be paid by plaintiffs.
SB 82 49-0 (1945) Author: Graves, William Carey "Will (Bill)" Relating to making an appropriation of Seven Hundred Fifty ($750.00) Dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of the State Highway Fund, to pay a judgment rendered September 17, 1942 in Cause No. 65866--C, William Trakas vs. State of Texas, et al, in the 68th Judicial District Court, Dallas County, Texas.
SB 98 49-0 (1945) Author: Chadick, T. C. Relating to appropriating the sum of Two Hundred Fifty ($250.00) Dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary to satisfy, according to the terms thereof, the judgment rendered against the State of Texas, in favor of C.O. Keiffer, in Cause No. 1405, in Justice Peace Court, Precinct No. 2, Wood County, Texas.
SB 140 49-0 (1945) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to appropriating from the State Highway Funds Seventeen Hundred Fifty Dollars ($1750.00) to pay a judgment rendered in the District Court for the 53rd Judicial District of Texas, Travis County, Texas, in Cause No. 55,110, styled D.F. Jones Construction Company vs the State of Texas et al, in favor of D.F. Jones Construction Company and against the State of Texas in the amount of Seventeen Hundred Fifty Dollars ($1750.00).
SB 179 49-0 (1945) Author: Ramsey, Ben Relating to making an appropriation of Forty-three thousand dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary to pay each of those eleven certain judgments rendered on July 8, 1944, in the 126th Judicial District Court of Travis County against the State of Texas.
SB 272 49-0 (1945) Author: Lanning, Royston Conrad "Doc" Relating to appropriating the sum of Three Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($3,500.00), or so much thereof as may be necessary to satisfy, according to the terms thereof, the judgment rendered against the State of Texas in favor of the Mount Olivet Cemetery Company of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, in Cause No. 25570-A, in the 96th District Court of Tarrant County, Texas, such judgment having been rendered on the 9th day of August, 1943, and not having been appealed from by the State of Texas or the Texas Highway Commission, defendants in said suit, and that said judgment is now a final judgment and the case having been fully and finally disposed of by the said 96th District Court of Tarrant County, Texas.
SB 315 49-0 (1945) Author: Stone, William E. Relating to granting permission to Mrs. Flora Dugat and her husband J.M. Dugat, Mrs. Mildred D. Miller and her husband Leon Miller and James Clyde Dugat, a minor, to bring suit against the State for personal injuries.
HB 245 48-0 (1943) Author: Humphrey, Joe C. | et. al. Relating to granting permission to Eunita Mae Adams, a minor, to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department of Texas in a court of competent jurisdiction in Jones County, Texas, for damages for personal injuries alleged to have been sustained by her while riding in an automobile with her father, Lyle Adams, who was driving said automobile, which said automobile was run into and struck by another automobile owned by the State of Texas and being driven by an employee of the State of Texas, to wit, W.A. Haynes, on or about the eleventh day of July, 1941, at the intersection of two (2) lateral highways in Jones County, Texas, known as the McChristian Road and the road known as the Compress Road, while the said Haynes was in the discharge of his duties as an highway road overseer and engaged at said time in his capacity as road overseer and employed by the Highway Department of Texas on the State road running from the City of Stamford to the City of Anson in Jones County, Texas.
HB 323 48-0 (1943) Author: Gandy, Joe W. Relating to granting permission to C. Skeen to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Texas State Highway Department, in a court of competent jurisdiction, in Lamar County, Texas, for damages for personal injuries received by him in a collision with a Texas State Highway Department truck on or about the 1st day of October, 1941, in Lamar County, Texas.
HB 416 48-0 (1943) Author: Stanford, Jr., James A. Relating to appropriating out of the State Highway Fund Six Thousand, One Hundred and Fifty-one Dollars and Fifteen Cents ($6,151.15) to pay the principal and interest due to John W. Goodrum on that certain judgment rendered in his favor by the Court of Civil Appeals in and for the First Supreme Judicial District of Texas at Galveston on the 8th day of January, 1942, for the principal sum of Four Thousand, One Hundred and Seventy-five Dollars ($4,175), with interest thereon at six (6) per cent per annum from the 1st day of April, 1935.
HB 456 48-0 (1943) Author: Knight, Roger A. Relating to making an appropriation to pay judgment against the State of Texas in Cause No. 7417 in the District Court of Leon County, Texas, styled C.A. Gindratt and wife vs. State of Texas and others.
HB 458 48-0 (1943) Author: Dove, Dan Relating to making an appropriation of Five Hundred Fifty Dollars ($550), or so much thereof as may be necessary, to pay a certain judgment rendered on February 15, A.D. 1943, in the One Hundred Twenty-sixth District Court of Travis County, Texas, in cause number 67,829, wherein W.L. Priddy is plaintiff and the State of Texas is defendant, for the principal sum of Five Hundred Dollars ($500), and all costs of suit, of which costs there is a balance due of Five Dollars and Eighty-five Cents ($5.85), and providing further that the Comptroller of the State of Texas be directed to issue warrant to pay said judgment to the party herein named in payment of the same and the amount specified herein.
HB 473 48-0 (1943) Author: Cato, Arthur Relating to making specific appropriation of Two Hundred Dollars ($200) or so much thereof as may be necessary out of the State Highway Fund in the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to pay a certain judgment obtained by W.F. Howell, against the State of Texas, as rendered on the 21st of November, A.D. 1941, in the District Court of Parker County, Texas, in cause No. 9935, wherein W.F. Howell is plaintiff, to whom prior permission had been granted to bring such suit, and the State of Texas and the State Highway commission of Texas are defendants, for the principal sum of One Hundred and Fifty Dollars ($150), with interest at the legal rate of six (6) per centum per annum from the date of said judgment until paid, such judgment being rendered for damages done to W.F. Howell's land in Parker County, Texas, by reason of rebuilding of United States Highway No. 80, State Highway No. 1.
HB 730 48-0 (1943) Author: Humphrey, Joe C. Relating to granting permission to J.R. Williamson to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department of Texas in a Court of competent jurisdiction in Callahan County, Texas, for damages alleged to have been sustained by him as a result of the loss of crops and damages to sixteen (16) acres of land located in Callahan County, Texas.
HB 761 48-0 (1943) Author: Humphrey, Joe C. Relating to granting consent to Austin Road Company and Austin Construction Company, respectively, to bring suit against the State of Texas on claims made by them against the Highway Department in connection with the performance of certain contracts for highway construction in Lynn and Hemphill Counties, Texas.
SB 185 48-0 (1943) Author: Fain, Jr., Clement Franklin "Clem" Relating to making a specific appropriation out of the General Revenue Fund of the State of Texas not otherwise appropriated, to pay a judgment obtained by National Biscuit Company against the State of Texas pursuant to the resolution granted by the State of Texas to the said National Biscuit Company authorizing it to sue the State of Texas for the recovery of filing fees and franchise taxes paid to the Secretary of the State of Texas, which filing fees and franchise taxes the Courts of the State of Texas held to have been illegally collected.
SB 226 48-0 (1943) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to making an appropriation of $550 to pay judgment obtained by W.L. Priddy.
SB 279 48-0 (1943) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to making specific appropriation out of the State Highway Fund in the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to pay a judgment obtained by Mrs. J.W. Taylor, a widow, against the State of Texas, under the authority of House Concurrent Resolution No. 39, passed by the Legislature in March, 1937, which authorized her to sue the State of Texas for the recovery of damages resulting from the overflow of her land, arising out of the construction of the highway loop around the City of Waco, McLennan County.
SB 284 48-0 (1943) Author: Martin, Jesse E. | et. al. Relating to appeals from rules, orders, or decisions of administrative bodies; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
SB 326 48-0 (1943) Author: Martin, Jesse E. Relating to granting permission to M.C. Parrish & Company, a corporation chartered under the laws of Texas, to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Board of Control, together with any and all other parties who may be proper or necessary in the prosecution of said suit, to ascertain and fix the amount, if any, due said M.C. Parrish & Company, by reason of the shipment, and delivery to, and acceptance by the State Tuberculosis Hospital, at Sanatorium, Texas, of 60.7725 tons of No. 2 alfalfa hay, at a total price of One Thousand One Hundred Forty-two and 42/100 ($1,142.42) Dollars growing out of a contract between the State of Texas and Ross-Hicks Grain Company.
HB 3 47-0 (1941) Author: Morse, Robert Emmett Relating to making a specific appropriation to pay a judgment obtained by Trinity Portland Cement Company against the State of Texas for the recovery of filing fees and franchise taxes which the Courts of the State of Texas held to have been illegally collected.
HB 137 47-0 (1941) Author: Ferguson, Walter A. Relating to granting Arol Kerley and W.E. Pendergrass permission and right to sue the State of Texas and the Railroad Commission for damages arising from a certain claim.
HB 177 47-0 (1941) Author: Avant, Robert Relating to granting Arol Kerley and W.E. Pendergrass permission and right to sue the State of Texas and the Railroad Commission for damages arising from a certain claim.
HB 495 47-0 (1941) Author: Smith, Magus F. Relating to granting permission to E.B. Rodriquez to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department, in a court of competent jurisdiction, in Frio County, Texas, for damages for personal injuries received by him while on duty in the employ of the Highway Department of the State of Texas.
HB 549 47-0 (1941) Author: Stubbs, John Peter | et. al. Relating to making specific appropriation out of the General Fund to pay a judgment obtained by W.S. Hale and wife against the State of Texas for the recovery of damages resulting from overflow of their lands arising out of the construction of temporary dumps or roadbeds by the State through its Highway Department.
HB 581 47-0 (1941) Author: Hoyo, John C. Relating to making an appropriation for a certain amount to pay Mrs. J. Albert Ackerman for damages done certain properties in Bexar County, Texas by reason of the construction of a State HIghway.
HB 818 47-0 (1941) Author: Stanford, Jr., James A. | et. al. Relating to appropriating the sum of $1,016.30 to pay the District Clerk of Travis County, Texas, court costs adjudged against the State in Cause No. 55,714, State of Texas vs. Texas Income Insurance Company.
HB 871 47-0 (1941) Author: Dickson, James Fagan Relating to granting consent by the State of Texas to Walter Garrison, Burt C. Cromwell and his wife, Lucille Cromwell, their heirs, executors, and administrators, to file suit against the State of Texas and/or County of San Patricio and/or State Highway Department in the District Court of San Patricio County; and to impose liability on the State of Texas for the negligence of its agents, officers, or representatives for damages proximately caused by negligence.
HB 888 47-0 (1941) Author: Hoyo, John C. Relating to granting permission to Mrs. Mamie Scherrer and her husband Emil Scherrer, and in case of the death of Mrs. Scherrer, her heirs to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department in a Court of competent jurisdiction in San Patricio County, for damages for personal injury.
HB 964 47-0 (1941) Author: Baker, Noel C. Relating to appropriating money out of the State Treasury to pay a judgment against the State of Texas for certain amount in favor of Dick Isbell.
HB 1017 47-0 (1941) Author: Cleveland, Epp J. Relating to permitting John R. Howe and wife, Emma Howe, of Hays County, permission to sue the State of Texas and Highway Commission for damages.
SB 115 47-0 (1941) Author: Brownlee, J. Houghton Relating to appropriating Eight Thousand Eight Hundred Sixty-one and 62/100 ($8,861.62) Dollars out of the State Treasury to pay the claim of the American National Bank of Austin for moneys advanced for the construction of the Auditorium Building at A. & M. College.
SB 118 47-0 (1941) Author: Brownlee, J. Houghton Relating to appropriating Three Thousand Two Hundred Fifty ($3,250) Dollars to pay a final judgment in favor of Caledonia Steel Company payable out of the State Highway Funds for highway materials.
SB 141 47-0 (1941) Author: Fain, Jr., Clement Franklin "Clem" Relating to making a specific appropriation to pay a judgment against the State of Texas in favor of National Biscuit Company in overpayment of franchise taxes.
SB 276 47-0 (1941) Author: Martin, Jesse E. Relating to granting permission to Thomas H. Fort to file and prosecute suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Commission for damages.
SB 461 47-0 (1941) Author: Weinert, Rudolph A. Relating to permitting John R. Howe, and wife, Emma Howe of Hays County, Texas to sue, and join the State of Texas and Texas Highway Commission in a suit against Hays County, the State of Texas and Highway Commission for damages incident to condemnation proceedings had in cause No. 1409 in the County Court of Hays County, Texas, styled State of Texas vs. John R. Howe and wife, Emma Howe.
SB 462 47-0 (1941) Author: Martin, Jesse E. Relating to granting permission to Mount Olivet Cemetery Company, a private corporation chartered under the laws of this State, and to bring and prosecute suit against the State of Texas in any court of competent jurisdiction in Tarrant County, Texas, to ascertain the amount, if any, due the Mount Olivet Cemetery Company for damages alleged to have been sustained by reason of the construction and maintenance of the State Highway and the overpass on said State Highway which runs in a general easterly and westerly direction on the north side of the cemetery belonging to and operated by the Mount Olivet Cemetery Company in Tarrant County, Texas, said Highway being known as State Highway No. 15, and providing that said suit shall be tried according to the rules of law and equity and procedure as would be applicable if the suit were one by and between citizens of the State of Texas or by and between private corporations.
SB 465 47-0 (1941) Author: Weinert, Rudolph A. Relating to making an appropriation of One Thousand Six Hundred ($1,600.00) Dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary, to pay a certain judgment rendered on June 19, 1939, in the District Court of Gonzales County, Texas, in cause No. 8892, wherein O.I. Littlefield is plaintiff.
HB 12 47-1 (1941) Author: Hoyo, John C. Relating to granting consent by the State of Texas to Mrs. Mamie Scherrer and husband Emil Scherrer, their heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns, to file suit against the State of Texas and/or County of San Patricio and/or State Highway Department of Texas in the District Court of San Patricio County.
HB 34 47-1 (1941) Author: Allison, Mack | et. al. Relating to granting permission to W.F. Masterson, and wife, Dora Masterson, to file and prosecute suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Commission to ascertain and fix the amount, if any, due said W.F. Masterson and wife, Dora Masterson, for damages and compensation sustained.
HB 57 46-0 (1939) Author: Pope, Walter Elmer "Uncle Elmer" Relating to granting permission to Victor Alexander Surber to bring suit against the State of Texas, and/or Highway Department, in a Court of competent jurisdiction, in Nueces County, Texas, for damages for personal injuries received by him while on duty in the employ of the Highway Department of the State of Texas, and which injuries are alleged to have produced damages to the said Victor Alexander Surber.
HB 159 46-0 (1939) Author: McAlister, Obel L. | et. al. Relating to granting permission to A. B. Murdock to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department in a Court of competent jurisdiction, for damages resulting by reason of the Texas State Highway Department withholding a certain sum as liquidated damages, which is due and owing to the said A. B. Murdock, for labor and material furnished in the building of Texas State Highway No. 34 in Tarrant County, Texas.
HB 603 46-0 (1939) Author: Ferguson, Walter A. Relating to granting permission to John Albert Jordan to bring suit against the State of Texas, in a Court of competent jurisdiction, to wit the District Court of Rusk County, for damages for personal injuries received by him while a student in the Deaf and Dumb School of the State of Texas.
HB 1047 46-0 (1939) Author: Wilson, D. M. Relating to granting permission to W. E. Gorham, a citizen of the State of Texas, to bring and prosecute suit against the State of Texas, and the State Highway Commission of Texas in any Court of competent jurisdiction in the State of Texas to ascertain the amount, if any, due the said W. E. Gorham for damages alleged to have been sustained by reason of injuries suffered, if any, while working for the State Highway Department on or about December 7, 1937.
HB 1051 46-0 (1939) Author: Wilson, D. M. Relating to granting permission to W. V. Guthrie, a citizen of the State of Texas, to bring and prosecute suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Commission of Texas in any Court of competent jurisdiction in the State of Texas to ascertain the amount, if any, due the said W. V. Guthrie for damages alleged to have been sustained by reason of injuries suffered, if any, while working for the State Highway Department on or about October 27, 1937.
HB 1115 46-0 (1939) Author: Kinard, DeWitt Edward Relating to granting permission to A.J. Clingan to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or the Texas National Guard.
HB 1122 46-0 (1939) Author: Smith, Magus F. Relating to granting permission to E.B. Rodriguez to bring suit against the State of Texas, and/or Highway Department for damages for personal injuries received by him while on duty in the employ of the Highway Department of the State of Texas.
SB 44 46-0 (1939) Author: Collie, Wilbourne Bailey Relating to making an appropriation of Two Thousand Five Hundred ($2,500.00) Dollars to pay a certain judgment rendered on June 16, 1934 to Abilene Plumbing Supply Company.
SB 264 46-0 (1939) Author: Martin, Jesse E. Relating to granting permission to Mount Olivet Cemetery, a private corporation, the right to bring and prosecute suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Commission in any court of competent jurisdiction in Tarrant County, Texas.
SB 340 46-0 (1939) Author: Martin, Jesse E. Relating to granting permission to I.H. Mitchell and wife, Mrs. I.H. Mitchell, to bring suit against the State of Texas and the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas in a court of competent jurisdiction.
SB 416 46-0 (1939) Author: Moore, Weaver Relating to granting Dorothy Worsham of Houston, Harris County, Texas, and others permission to sue the State of Texas for damages alleged to have resulted from the negligence of an officer of the Highway Patrol in the performance of his duties.
HB 233 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing Mrs. Fannie Williams, a widow, to sue the State of Texas and/or the State Highway Commission in its official capacity, on account of damages to Block 28-A Williams Addition to Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas, by reason of the construction over and maintenance across said lot of State Highway No. 6, being United States Highway No. 77, as constructed and maintained across and upon said lands by the State Highway Commission of Texas, fixing the venue of such suit and providing for the issuance and service of process therein.
HB 238 45-0 (1937) Relating to making appropriations to defray the costs assessed against the State of Texas of the Rio Grande joint investigation being conducted by the National Resources Committee, through the Water Resources Committee, constituted under Act of Congress, and making appropriations to pay the Court costs and expenses of the Attorney General in the prosecution of the complaint of the State of Texas in the cause of the State of Texas vs. the State of New Mexico, et al, No. 12 Original, October Term, 1936, in the Supreme Court of the United States.
HB 244 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting M.L. Barrett of Bell County, Texas, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department, in the District Court of Bell County, Texas, for damages sustained to his property by the construction of roadbed and culvert adjacent to his land upon Highway Number 2 in Bell County, Texas.
HB 273 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting Mrs. Beulah Baker McFarland and husband, A.C. McFarland, and A.D. Baker and wife, Alty Baker, of Bell County, Texas, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department for damages for personal injuries received by and the death of Robert Baker on account of the alleged negligence of the State Highway Department and of its employees while Robert Baker was employed on construction work on State Highway No. 2 in Bell County, Texas.
HB 359 45-0 (1937) Relating to giving to W.N. Smith, for himself, and as next friend of Carl Smith, minor, of Chambers County, Texas, consent of the Legislature to file and prosecute a suit against the State of Texas and/or the State Highway Commission in a Court of competent jurisdiction in order to determine what compensation, if any, he, the said W.N. Smith, as father of said Carl Smith, is entitled to receive by reason of injury sustained by said Carl Smith, minor, while an employee of the State Highway Commission.
HB 360 45-0 (1937) Relating to giving Mrs. James Steel, a feme sole, consent of the Legislature to file and prosecute a suit against the State of Texas and/or the State Highway Commission in a Court of competent jurisdiction, in order to determine what compensation, if any, she, the said Mrs. James Steel, is entitled to receive by reason of damage done to her sixty (60) acre farm by the Highway Department of the State of Texas in digging a certain large ditch or canal across same without first securing an easement therefor, or digging same in a place and in a manner contrary to that provided for in condemnation proceedings, and providing that the State of Texas and/or said Highway Commission may appeal from said judgment as provided by law without executing any bond, and upon final judgment being recovered against the State and/or Highway Commission, the same shall be paid out of the State Highway funds, and providing that service in said cause shall be had by citing the chairman of the Highway Commission and the Attorney General.
HB 366 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting to the dependents at law, the heirs, and legal representatives of Milton Matkins, deceased, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas, and/or the State Highway Department, and/or Angelina County, Texas, in the District Court of Shelby County, Texas, for damages sustained by reason of the death of Milton Matkins, for damages for the conscious suffering which he sustained after the injury but before his death, and for damages by way of medical services and funeral bills incurred, all on account of the negligence of the employees of the State Highway Department, and/or Angelina County, Texas.
HB 404 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting to C.A. Gindratt and wife, their heirs and assigns, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department in the District Court of Leon County, Texas, for damages alleged to have been sustained to certain real property of the said C.A. Gindratt and wife, by reason of the construction of State Highway Number 75.
HB 603 45-0 (1937) Relating to appropriating money from the General Revenue Fund to pay judgment for the sum of Twelve Hundred Dollars ($1200) against the State of Texas in favor of R.D. Winder in Cause No. 52982 in the 126th District Court of Travis County.
HB 615 45-0 (1937) Relating to making an emergency appropriation to pay Court costs accrued and cost of printing State Brief in the case of State of Texas versus Atlantic Oil Producing Company, et al, No. 53453, which case was tried in the District Court of Travis County and is now on appeal in the Court of Civil Appeals.
HB 647 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting permission to Mrs. Cora Mills, Mrs. Elaine Kinsey and husband, Loyd Kinsey, and Mrs. Marie Fouts and husband, Aubrey Fouts, to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or Highway Department of the State of Texas, in a Court of competent jurisdiction for damages for personal injuries received by Ed Mills which said injuries are alleged to have resulted in his death, and which said injuries were received by the said Ed Mills while on duty in the employ of the State Highway Department of the State of Texas.
HB 648 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting permission to W.M. Rousseau to bring suit against the State of Texas, and/or Highway Department, in a Court of competent jurisdiction, for damages for personal injuries received by him while on duty in the employ of the Highway Department of the State of Texas, and which injuries are alleged to have produced damages to the said W.M. Rousseau.
HB 1129 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting to Willie Wise permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or the Texas Relief Commission and/or Harris County, Texas, in the District Court of Harris County, Texas, for damages for the conscious suffering which he sustained after the injury, and for damages by way of medical services and other bills incurred, and for physical personal injuries, and for loss of time up to the present and for such loss of time as he may have in the future, all on account of the negligence of the Texas Relief Commission and/or of the employees of the Texas Relief Commission and/or of the negligence of the State of Texas and/or of the negligence of Harris County, Texas.
SB 130 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing A.O. Harris, Mrs. A.O. Harris, and Mrs. Roberta Pearl Van Cleeve, the latter a widow, to sue the State of Texas through the Texas Highway Commission for damages resulting from personal injuries sustained on or about the 8th day of October, 1934, in or near the City of Forth Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, providing that venue in said suit shall be in Travis County, Texas.
SB 258 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing Jimmie McKee of Parker County, Texas, to file suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department for personal injuries sustained while employed by the Highway Department, placing the venue thereof in Travis County, Texas.
SB 322 45-0 (1937) Relating to granting to Tom J. Taylor of Burnet County, Texas, the right, or permission, to bring suit against the State of Texas and/or the State Highway Department, in any Court of competent jurisdiction in Travis County, Texas.
SB 435 45-0 (1937) Relating to making an appropriation of Ten Thousand ($10,000.00) Dollars to be used by the Attorney General for the purpose of paying costs and expenses in prosecuting the suit of the State of Texas for recovery of transfer, succession or inheritance tax against the Estate of Edward H. R. Green.
SB 473 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing, consenting to and granting permission to C.B. Fairchild to sue the State of Texas, and ratifying and confirming consent heretofore given.
SB 474 45-0 (1937) Relating to authorizing, consenting to and granting permission to J.W. Sessions to sue the State of Texas, and ratifying and confirming consent heretofore given.
HB 62 45-2 (1937) Relating to authorizing, consenting to, and granting permission to John Wiese, Lonnie Wiese, and Tom Wiese to sue the State of Texas and the State Highway Department of the State of Texas for damages to their land.
HB 113 45-2 (1937) Relating to granting Frank Dees and Mrs. George Armstrong and husband, George Armstrong, of Brewster County, Texas, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department, in the District Court of Brewster County, Texas, for damages sustained to their property.
HB 217 44-0 (1935) Relating to authorizing G.W. Witt to institute suit against the State Highway Department.
HB 319 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting to Willis Fountain of new Boston, Bowie County, Texas, permission to bring suit against the State Highway Department in the District Court of Bowie County, Texas, for damages sustained to his property by the construction of dams on each side of Highway No. 8 which runs between the towns of New Boston and Corley in Bowie County, diverting the water on the farm of Willis Fountain.
HB 381 44-0 (1935) Relating to permitting and authorizing the Fort Worth National Bank of Fort Worth, Texas, to bring and prosecute an action against the State of Texas on certain contracts.
HB 584 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting Mrs. Lillian Hargraves permission to sue the State and/or the State Highway Commission.
HB 697 44-0 (1935) Relating to authorizing B. H. Willis to institute suit against the State of Texas.
HB 735 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting Mrs. Harriet B. Hagy, a feme sole, and Miss Geraldine Hagy, a feme sole, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas in the District Court of Collin County, Texas, for damages in the sum of Nine Hundred and Fifty Dollars ($950), alleged to have been sustained by reason of the relocation, construction and maintenance of State Highway No. 6, through the property located on Collin County, Texas.
HB 774 44-0 (1935) Relating to permitting Mrs. Otice Langham and her son, Gene Langham, both personally and in the capacity of some party as Next Friend to the said Gene Langham, to sue the State of Texas and the Texas National Guard for injuries the said Gene Langham sustained when he was run down and run over by an army truck and truck of the said Texas National Guard near Mineral Wells, during July 1930.
HB 861 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting to John Mulkey of Ellis County, Texas, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department, in the District Court of Ellis County, Texas, for damages sustained to his property by the construction of road bed and excavating sides of road bed adjacent to and upon his land on Highway Number Six in Ellis County, Texas, impounding water on his land and destroying his farm products.
HB 906 44-0 (1935) Relating to authorizing J.F. Akin, J.F. Rochelle, and the Texarkana National Bank, a Corporation, to sue the State of Texas to recover the amount due, or that may be found to be due upon Comptroller's Deficiency Certificate No. 2417, for the sum of Two Hundred and Sixty-four Dollars ($264), issued to J.F. Akin of date August 28, 1930, fixing the venue of such suit, and authorizing J.R. Telford to sue the State of Texas to recover the sum of Twenty-four Hundred, Four Dollars and thirty-five cents ($2404.35), and any and all amounts that may be due under and by virtue of Comptroller Deficiency Certificate No. 654, issued to J.D. Baker on March 25, 1929.
HB 945 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting John W. Goodrum of Guadalupe County, Texas, the right or permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department to the District Court of Travis County, Texas.
SB 224 44-0 (1935) Relating to permitting and authorizing N.P. Turner, of San Antonio, Texas, to bring and prosecute an action against the State of Texas on a certain contract.
SB 319 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting Dr. N.T. Anders and wife permission to sue State and or Highway Department.
SB 429 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting permission to Mrs. Dora Martin, individually and as next friend of Hazel Martin, Eunice Martin, Buster Martin and Jack Martin, minors, and Ottis Martin, surviving wife and children of A.J. Martin while on duty in the employ of the Highway Department of the State of Texas, which injuries resulted in the death of the said A.J. Martin.
SB 455 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting the Fitzpatrick Construction Company permission to sue State and State Highway Department.
SB 499 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting International-Great Northern Railroad Company, Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad Company permission to sue the State and State Highway Commission.
SB 513 44-0 (1935) Relating to granting A.T. Sayers permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and State Highway Department as next friend for Leonard Sayers, a minor.
HB 36 44-1 (1935) Relating to permitting the Bradfish Grain Company and the member or members composing the same to sue the State of Texas and the State Highway Department, of Texas, for damages alleged to have been done and to have accrued to the property of said company, which is used for conducting a grain business in the City of Weatherford, said property being used in conducting a feed and grain business and located on the North side and adjoining Fort Worth Street and State Highway on the North side and adjoining Fort Worth Street and State Highway No. 1.
HB 91 44-1 (1935) Relating to granting W.E. Bush of San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department of Texas for damages for personal injuries on account of the negligence of an employee of the State Highway Department, while W.E. Bush was employed on construction work on State Highway No. 70.
HB 97 44-2 (1935) Relating to giving L. B. Hammett and wife, Mrs. L. B. Hammett, consent of the Legislature to sue the State of Texas and State Highway Commission for damages resulting from the construction of State Highway No. 6, in and through Grayson County, Texas.
HB 405 43-0 (1933) Author: Kayton, Harold Relating to giving to Krisch, Lanham and Walker, a partnership firm composed of Rudy Krisch, Jr., R.E. Lanham and S.P. Walker, of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, consent of the Legislature to sue the State of Texas and State Highway Commission for balance due under a contract dated February 2, 1931, for the improvement of Road No. 131, Job No. 136-B, in Kinney County, Texas, commencing at Station 0/00 Bracketville, and extending thence to Station 486/60.3 Spofford, and for damages in connection with and growing out of said contract.
SB 101 43-1 (1933) Relating to permitting Gainesville Red River Bridge Co. to sue the State.
HB 34 43-2 (1934) Relating to granting permission to Mrs. Ola Anderson and Oren Anderson, surviving wife and son of Henry A. Anderson, deceased, to bring suit against the State of Texas in the District Court of Travis County, Texas, for damages for personal injuries resulting in death received by the said Henry A. Anderson while on duty as a laborer in the employ of the North Texas State Teachers' College at Denton, Texas; providing that such suit may be filed within two (2) years after this Act takes effect.
HB 77 43-3 (1934) Relating to granting W.J. Harris, of Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto County, Texas, permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department in the District Court of Travis County, Texas, for damages to automobile and injuries to W.J. Harris; providing that such suit may be filed within two years after this Act takes effect.
HB 80 43-3 (1934) Relating to authorizing Mrs. C.C. Hannis, a widow, to sue the State of Texas and/or the State Highway Commission in its official capacity, on account of damages to a tract of land in Stonewall County, Texas, fixing the venue of such suit and providing for the issuance and service of process therein.
HB 87 43-3 (1934) Relating to granting Ernest A. Landman, of Athens, Texas, permission to sue the state; providing that such suit may be filed within two (2) years after this Act.
HB 93 43-3 (1934) Relating to granting to Miss Maude Reichaw permission to bring suit against the State of Texas and the State Highway Department as in other civil cases; placing venue in Travis County, Texas.
SB 10 43-3 (1934) Relating to validating all Concurrent Resolutions adopted at previous sessions of the Legislature granting to persons, firms or corporations permission to sue the State of Texas to any of its courts upon claims against the State, providing that same shall be effective both as to suits already filed and pending and as to suits hereafter filed by authority of said Concurrent Resolution, providing that nothing therein shall operate to create any cause of action against the State.
SB 13 43-3 (1934) Relating to granting to G.B. White and B. White and each of them, and to the heirs and legal representatives of each of them, the right and authority to sue the State of Texas for a settlement of all rights, claims and demands of the said G.B. White and B. White, and each of them, arising out of or incident to the execution of and the performance under the certain contract made between G.B. White and B. White under the name of White Brothers and the State of Texas by its State Highway Engineer and State Highway Commission, of date January 7, 1931, under which contract the said White Brothers agreed to do the grading and to construct the small drainage structures in Coleman and Runnels Counties, Texas, under what was known as Job No. 200-K, Federal Aid Project 600-B.
SB 197 42-0 (1931) Author: Patton, Nat Relating to giving W. S. Hale and wife, Mary D. Hale, consent of the Legislature to sue the State of Texas and State Highway Commission for damages resulting from construction of State Highway No. 43 through Leon County, Texas.
SB 9 42-1 (1931) Author: Loy, Jacob Jackson "Jake" Relating to granting permission to Red River Bridge Company of Texas and or J. R. Handy of Grayson County, Texas, Receiver of the said Red River Bridge Company of Texas to sue the State Highway Commission as such.
SB 81 41-1 (1929) Author: Small, Sr., Charles Clinton "Clint" | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation to compensate John W. Hornsby for legal services, said services having been rendered the State of Texas in the case of State of Texas vs. Hoffman Construction Company, No. 42197 in the District Court of Travis County, 53rd Judicial District, in which case judgment was obtained for the State against the defendant for the sum of $412,000.00 and costs of suit.
HB 433 40-0 (1927) Author: Petsch, Alfred P.C. Relating to appropriating a sum necessary for the compensation and expenses of the Commissioners appointed by the Supreme Court of the United States to run the boundary lines between the State of Texas and the State of Oklahoma.
HB 508 39-0 (1925) Author: Smith, John T. Relating to permitting C.P. George of Travis County, Texas to sue the State for injuries and damages he allegedly received while an employee of the Texas State Highway Department. House: Judiciary
SB 376 39-0 (1925) Author: Real, Julius Relating to permitting Otto Limberger and H.H Tarver to maintain a suit now pending in the district court of Bandera County, Texas. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 23 38-0 (1923) Author: Arnold, Virgil E. Relating to appropriating the sum of $115,000 or so much thereof as necessary to pay the judgment of Houston National Exchange Bank vs. Prison Commission et al.
SB 18 38-2 (1923) Author: Wood, Ashley Elijah Relating to continuing the work of the State Reclamation Engineer in connection with the defense and prosecution of suits affecting the boundaries of the State of Texas, authorizing and making of such boundaries, making an emergency appropriation of twenty thousand dollars, therefor.
HB 220 36-0 (1919) Author: Miller, Barry Relating to granting permission to Hyman Alexander, a minor, to bring suit against the State of Texas, in the district court of Travis county, Texas, for damages for injuries sustained by being run down by an automobile truck, owned by the State of Texas, and operated by an employee of the State on the 20th day of October, A.D. 1917.
HB 227 36-0 (1919) Author: Murphy, Sr., Charles Alfred Relating to granting permission to Charles Peterson to bring suit against the State of Texas in the district court of Anderson county, Texas, or in the district court of Travis county, Texas, for damages for personal injuries received by him while on duty as a bridge carpenter in the employ of the Texas State Railroad; providing that such suit may be filed within two years after this act takes effect; and providing that such cause of action shall not be barred until two years after this act takes effect.
HB 475 36-0 (1919) Author: Brady, Leo C. | et. al. Relating to permitting Kate Chambers Sturgis and Stella J. McGregor, the only surviving lawful heirs of General T.J. Chambers, to bring suit against the State of Texas for the value of 5004 acres of land owned by General Chambers, and condemned by the Republic of Texas for the purpose of establishing a seat of government and upon which the City of Austin now stands.
SB 40 36-0 (1919) Author: Williford, Robert Lee Relating to amending certain statute relating to suit brought by the State of Texas or any County, or City, or Independent School District against any Officer or Depository thereof, when such Officers have held office for more than one term and providing for suit against their different bondsmen.
SB 131 36-0 (1919) Author: Caldwell, Walter Douglass Relating to granting permission to Hyman Alexander, a minor, to bring suit against the State of Texas, in the District Court of Travis County, Texas, for damages, for injuries sustained by being run down by an automobile truck, owned by the State of Texas, and operated by an employee of the State of Texas on the 20th day of October, A.D. 1917.
SB 240 36-0 (1919) Author: Suiter, William David "Will" Relating to authorizing and permitting Mrs. Ethel Richburg to sue the State of Texas, in the District Court of Wood County, Texas, or in the District Court of Eastland County, Texas for damage for the death of her husband, who was killed by State Rangers on or about the 24th day of November, 1918, while said Rangers were acting in their capacity as Rangers of and without bond or other securities for their acts. House: Judiciary
Senate: Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 365 35-0 (1917) Author: Williams, William Thomas "Willie" Relating to permitting S.S. Perry of Brazoria county, Texas, to bring suit against the State of Texas for an alleged damage growing out of an alleged breach of contract entered into by and between the said S.S. Perry and the Board of Prison Commissioners, dated September 20, 1911.
HB 368 35-0 (1917) Author: Williams, William Thomas "Willie" Relating to permitting L.D. Vieman and others to sue the State of Texas to establish title to land.
HB 506 35-0 (1917) Author: White, Thomas M. Relating to granting permission for certain persons to bring suit against the State regarding compensation for services rendered the State as rangers or soldiers.
HB 659 35-0 (1917) Author: Bedell, Elmer E. Relating to authorizing the claimants of the La Prieta grant of land in El Paso county and other counties to sue the State.
SB 145 35-0 (1917) Author: Hall, William L. Relating to permitting S.S. Perry of Brazoria County to bring suit against the State of Texas for an alleged breach of contract entered into and between the said S.S. Perry and the Board of Prison Commissioners.
SB 264 35-0 (1917) Author: Dean, William Luther Relating to authorizing W.A. Eastham et. al, as executors and devisees under the last will of Mrs. Della Eastham, deceased, to sue the State of Texas.
SB 265 35-0 (1917) Author: Dean, William Luther Relating to authorizing B.A. Eastham to sue the State and the Prison Commission of Texas, in Walker County.
HB 122 35-4 (1918) Author: Moore, John R. Relating to granting permission to John H Elliott to bring suit against the State of Texas in the District Court of Anderson County.
SB 58 35-4 (1918) Author: Strickland, Jeff J. Relating to granting permission to John H. Elliott to bring suit against the State of Texas in the District court of Anderson County, Texas, for damages for personal injuries received by him while on duty as a bridge carpenter in the employ of the Texas State Railroad.
SB 97 35-4 (1918) Author: Hall, William L. Relating to granting permission to A.E. Masterson to bring suit against the State of Texas in the District Court of Travis County, Texas, for rents claimed to be due the said A.E. Masterson for rents on lands situated in Brazoria County, Texas, which lands were cultivated during the year 1917 by the Board of Prison Commissions.
HB 558 34-0 (1915) Author: Caldwell, Walter Douglass Relating to granting permission to the Tuffli Bros. Pig Iron and Coal Company to bring suit against the State of Texas to ascertain the amount, if any, due them for coal sold and furnished to the Texas State Penitentiary at Rusk, Texas.
HB 560 34-0 (1915) Author: Holland, Robert H. Relating to permitting S.S. Perry of Brazoria to sue the State for an alleged breach of contract entered into by and between said SS Perry and the board of prison commissioners.
SB 72 34-0 (1915) Author: Bailey, Louis Hart | et. al. Relating to granting permission to Philip H. Fall, Charles P MacGill and the heirs of E.B. Nichols, deceased, and their associates to bring suit in the District Court of Travis County to ascertain, adjudicate, fix and establish their claims against the State of Texas as owners and holders of certain claims and bonds therein mentioned and providing that the State Treasurer be authorized to pay out of the General Fund on the warrant of the Comptroller the amount of such judgment.
SB 135 34-0 (1915) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to granting permission to Lee Smith and others to sue the state for the purpose of ascertaining and establishing claims for damages arising out of injuries.
SB 301 34-0 (1915) Author: Nugent, Clinton W. Relating to permitting W.A. Eastham, Duncan Eastham and Luther Eastham, Jr. to sue the State of Texas and the Prison Commission of the State of Texas in the District Court of Walker County.
SB 302 34-0 (1915) Author: Nugent, Clinton W. Relating to authorizing and permitting B.A. Eastham to sue the State of Texas and the Prison Commission, in the District Court of Walker County.
SB 331 34-0 (1915) Author: Bailey, Louis Hart Relating to granting permission to the Imperial Sugar Company to bring suit in the District Court of Travis County against the state for the recovery of certain sums of money advanced and for merchandise and personal property sold and delivered to the Board of Prison Commissioners.
SB 338 34-0 (1915) Author: Townsend, Jr., William J. "Jim" Relating to granting permission to R.B. Barrett and Margaret Barrett to bring suit against the State of Texas, in the District Court of Angelina County.
HB 16 34-1 (1915) Author: Laas, Herman | et. al. Relating to granting permission to the Imperial Sugar Company to bring suit in the District Court of Travis County against the State for the recovery of certain sums of money advanced and for merchandise and personal property sold and delivered to the Board of Prison Commissioners.
HB 135 33-0 (1913) Author: Roach, James H. Relating to bringing suit against the state for an alleged breach of contract between S.S. Perry and the Board of Prison Commissioners
HB 416 33-0 (1913) Author: Davis, John E. | et. al. Relating to granting permission to Mrs. F. E. Gardner, surviving widow of W.S. Gardner patient and inmate of the State Epileptic Colony, to bring suit against the State, to ascertain, fix and establish her claims for his death as the result of wounds alleged to have been inflicted by another inmate under the control of the State.
HB 421 33-0 (1913) Author: Roach, James H. Relating to authorizing and granting permission to certain individuals to bring suit in the District Court of Brazoria County for certain land situated in Brazoria County.
HB 422 33-0 (1913) Author: Roach, James H. Related to authorizing and granting permission to certain individuals to bring suit in the district court of Brazoria County against the State, for certain land situated in Brazoria County, providing for service upon the state.
HB 613 33-0 (1913) Author: Cooper, Jr., Samuel Bronson Relating to granting to the Higgins Oil and Fuel Company of Beaumont, permission to sue the state for the sum of $859.43, representing the contract price for four cars of fuel oil delivered to the State Lunatic Asylum at Austin, making an appropriation to pay such judgment as my be rendered.
HB 712 33-0 (1913) Author: Cox, George Joshua Relating to authorizing J. T. Talley, John Thomas, and R. R. Stewart of Delta County, to bring suit in District Court against the State of Texas.
HB 817 33-0 (1913) Author: Macgill, Charles P. Relating to permitting Kate Chambers Sturgis and Stella J. McGregor, the only surviving lawful heirs of General T. J. Chambers, to bring suit against the State of Texas for the value of 5004 acres of land owned by General Chambers, and condemned by the Republic of Texas for the purpose of establishing a seat of government and upon which the city of Austin now stands and providing that the State shall not plead as a defense to such suit the statute of limitations.
HB 888 33-0 (1913) Author: Fuller, Franklin Oliver | et. al. Relating to permitting L.A. Eastham to institute and prosecute a suit in the District Court of Walker County against the State of Texas and against the Prison Commission for damages for any breaches or failures arising out of the contract made on or about the 12th day of January, 1910 with the Texas State Penitentiaries for the cultivation of the farm of said Eastham with convict labor.
HB 889 33-0 (1913) Author: Fuller, Franklin Oliver | et. al. Relating to permitting T.A. Eastham, Duncan Eastham and Luther Eastham, Jr. as executors of the will of Mrs. Delha Eastham, deceased, to institute and prosecute suit in the District Court of Walker County against the State of Texas and the Prison Commission relating to a contract for the cultivation with convict labor of the farm of Delha Eastham in Houston County.
SB 37 33-0 (1913) Author: Bailey, Louis Hart Relating to granting permission to Philip H. Fall, Charles P. MacGill and the heirs of E. B. Nichols, deceased, to bring suit in the District Court of Travis County to ascertain, adjudicate, fix and establish their claims against the State, as owners and holders of certain claims and bonds therein mentioned.
SB 352 33-0 (1913) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to granting permission to Lee Smith, Boyd Neilson, Arly Gilbert, or the parents, or guardian to bring suit in a district court of Tarrant County against the state of Texas for injuries received.
SB 455 33-0 (1913) Author: Bailey, Louis Hart Relating to granting permission to the Imperial Sugar Company to bring suit in the district court of Travis County against the state of Texas.
SB 456 33-0 (1913) Author: Nugent, Clinton W. Relating to permitting B. E. Eastham to institute and prosecute a suit in the district court of Walker County, against the state of Texas and against the Prison Commission.
SB 471 33-0 (1913) Author: Nugent, Clinton W. Relating to permitting W.A. Eastham, Duncan Eastham and Luther Eastham, Jr., as executors of the will of Mrs. Delha Eastham, deceased, to institute and prosecute suit against the State of Texas and against the Prison Commission.
HB 53 33-1 (1913) Author: Hill, W. L. | et. al. Relating to granting permission to the Imperial Sugar Company, a private corporation, its successors and assigns, to bring suit or suits against the State of Texas for specific performance and to ascertain, fix and establish the amount of any damage that may accrue to and be sustained by the Imperial Sugar Company, its successors and assigns for any breach that may take place of a certain agreement entered into between the Prison Commission, for the sale and delivery of sugar cane, the said contract being entered into contemporaneously with an agreement by which Imperial Sugar agrees to dismiss its suit against the Prison Commission now pending in the District Court of Ft. Bend County, being cause No. 7151.
SB 342 32-0 (1911) Relating to granting permission to heirs of W.E. Collins, deceased, to bring suit against the State of Texas, to ascertain, fix and establish their claims against the State of Texas for the death of said W.E. Collins and personal injury to the said Samuel Collins, said death and injuries aforesaid to have occurred in Trinity county, Texas, on or about the ninth day of September, A.D. 1909, by being shot by State rangers, who were then under the jurisdiction, control and employment of the State of Texas; fixing and establishing the measure of damages and liability on the part of said State.
HB 400 26-0 (1899) Relating to granting permission to B.F. Gohlson and J.W. Benson, to bring suit against the State of Texas, in the district court of Lampasas county, to ascertain the amount, if any, is due them for services rendered the State as rangers or soldier.
HB 808 26-0 (1899) Relating to amending the Section 1 of an act granting permission to B.F. Gholson and J.W. Benson, or their assigns, to bring suit against the State of Texas in the District Court of Lampasas county, to ascertain the amount, if any, due them for services rendered the State of Texas as rangers or soldiers, passed on the 13th day of March, 1899, and become a law on the 24th day of March, 1899.
HB 411 23-0 (1893) Relating to granting permission to Sarah A. Nichols to bring suit against the State of Texas in the district court of Travis county to ascertain the amount, if any, the State is indebted to said Sarah A. Nichols, surviving widow of Quilla J. Nichols, on account of the construction of the General Land Office building of Texas.
SB 206 20-0 (1887) Relating to authorizing William M. Wilson to sue the State of Texas in the district Court of Travis County, Texas, to determine whether or not the State of Texas is indebted to him in any sum on account of building and construction of the State Penitentiary at Rusk.
SB 134 18-0 (1883) Relating to authorizing Christian Jordan to sue the State of Texas

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