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HB 935 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the powers and duties of the Willow Point Municipal Utility District of Fort Bend and Waller Counties; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Special Purpose Districts Left pending in committee
SB 351 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to the powers and duties of the Willow Point Municipal Utility District of Fort Bend and Waller Counties; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds. House: Special Purpose Districts
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2201 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Grimes and Waller Counties and to the composition of the 9th Judicial District. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
HB 2800 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the appointment of associate judges in the district courts in Waller County. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
SB 1915 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the terms of court of the 9th Judicial District. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2960 77-0 (2001) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Waller County and the composition of the 9th and 155th judicial districts. House: Judicial Affairs Subcommittee members named
HB 1996 73-0 (1993) Author: Brady, Kevin Relating to the creation of the office of criminal district attorney of Waller County, to the abolition of the office of county attorney in Waller County, and to the abolition of the jurisdiction of the district attorney for the 9th Judicial District in Waller County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 1236 73-0 (1993) Author: Turner, Jim
Sponsor: Brady, Kevin
Relating to creation of the office of criminal district attorney of Waller County, to the abolition of the office of county attorney in Waller County, and to the abolition of the jurisdiction of the district attorney for the 9th Judicial District in Waller County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1272 72-0 (1991) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to the creation of the constitutional office of criminal district attorney of Waller County and to the abolition of the office of county attorney in that county and to the abolition of the jurisdiction of the 9th Judicial District in Waller County. House: Judiciary 1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 1101 72-0 (1991) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to the creation of the constitutional office of criminal district attorney of Waller County and to the abolition of the office of county attorney in that county and to the abolition of the jurisdiction of the 9th Judicial District Attorney in Waller County. Senate: Finance Withdrawn from intent calendar
SB 1632 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Kubiak, L.B.
Relating to compensation for members of the juvenile board in Waller County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1542 70-0 (1987) Author: Caperton, Kent Relating to the election and duties of the district attorney of the 155th Judicial District and to the duties of the district attorney of the 9th Judicial District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2467 69-0 (1985) Author: Kubiak, L.B. Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the Waller County Hospital District. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
SB 1394 69-0 (1985) Author: Caperton, Kent Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the Waller County Hospital District and to certain limitations on governmental entities. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to County Affairs
HB 528 68-0 (1983) Author: Kubiak, L.B. Relating to creation of the County Court at Law of Waller County. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 223 68-0 (1983) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Kubiak, L.B.
Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, and practice and procedures of the County Court at Law of Waller County; fixing terms; providing for the appointment and election, term of office, qualifications, power and duties, and compensation of the judge; providing for transfer of cases and exchange of benches; providing the duties and compensation of officers of the court and necessary personnel; providing for appeals to and from the court; making other provisions relative to the court. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 438 64-0 (1975) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to abolishing the office of county school superintendent in Waller County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 1125 64-0 (1975) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to the lease of any hospital belonging to Walker County. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 95 61-0 (1969) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to the transfer of certain land from Harris County to Waller County.
HB 964 60-0 (1967) Author: Mutscher, Gus F. Relating to conferring on the Parks and Wildlife Commission the responsibility of regulating the harvest of wildlife resources in Waller County; providing a penalty for violation.
SB 560 59-0 (1965) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to validating Prairie View Municipal Utility District of Waller County, Texas, and declaring it to be a validly existing and operating conservation and reclamation district.
SB 494 58-0 (1963) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to creating and establishing a conservation and reclamation district known as Waller County Water Control and Improvement District-Sky Lakes.
HB 253 56-0 (1959) Author: Day, Jr., James C. "Jimmy" Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as Waller County Drainage District.
HB 975 56-0 (1959) Author: Day, Jr., James C. "Jimmy" | et. al. Relating to creating the Beason-Cedar Creek Watershed Authority as a Conservation and Reclamation District in Grimes and Waller Counties.
HB 897 55-0 (1957) Author: Day, Jr., James C. "Jimmy" Relating to fixing membership of the Juvenile Board of Waller County and providing compensation for such members.
HB 42 55-1 (1957) Author: Day, Jr., James C. "Jimmy" Relating to creating Road District No. 1 of Waller County, Texas for the purpose of the construction, maintenance, and operation of macadamized, graveled or paved roads and turnpikes or in aid thereof.
HB 151 54-0 (1955) Author: Ward, Jesse F. Relating to amending statutes relative to fishing and taking minnows in Waller County.
SB 417 54-0 (1955) Author: Strauss, Sr., Gus James Relating to creating a Juvenile Board for Waller County and designating the Chairman thereof; stating the effect of this Act on existing laws.
HB 853 53-0 (1953) Author: Ward, Jesse F. Relating to preserving and protecting wild and tame pheasants in Waller County for a period of five (5) years; prescribing the penalty for violation of this Act.
HB 714 52-0 (1951) Author: Zeiske, Franz W. | et. al. Relating to providing that it shall be unlawful for any person to place, set, use or drag any seine, net or other device for catching fish other than the ordinary pole and line, casting rod and reel, artificial bait and other bait, trot line, set line, or cast net, for catching fish in Waller and Austin Counties; providing a penalty for violation of above restrictions.
SB 449 52-0 (1951) Author: Strauss, Sr., Gus James Relating to creating a Conservation District comprising the territory within the incorporated city of Brookshire in Waller County, Texas.
HB 206 50-0 (1947) Author: Heflin, James McDonald Relating to authorizing and directing the Commissioner of the General Land Office to sell 100 acres of land out of the Solomon Smith Survey, Abstract 254, in Waller County, Texas.
SB 443 45-0 (1937) Relating to creating a Special Road Law for Waller County, Texas.
HB 462 39-0 (1925) Author: Amsler, John C. Relating to levying and collecting annually a three dollar road tax against all able body male citizens of Waller County, who are between the ages of 21 and 45 years; providing the manner of assessment and collection of said tax and further providing for a penalty for failure or refusal to pay such tax. House: Highways and Motor Traffic
HB 165 39-1 (1926) Author: Anderson, Adolph Baylis Relating to creating Road District Number Three (3), in Waller County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 166 39-1 (1926) Author: Anderson, Adolph Baylis Relating to creating Road District Number Five (5), in Waller County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
SB 80 39-1 (1926) Author: Russek, Gus Relating to creating Road District Number Four (4), in Waller County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. Senate: Insurance
SB 81 39-1 (1926) Author: Russek, Gus Relating to creating Road District Number Six (6), in Waller County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. Senate: Insurance
SB 229 39-1 (1926) Author: Russek, Gus Relating to creating Road District Number One (1), in Waller County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. Senate: Insurance
HB 816 35-0 (1917) Author: Laas, Herman | et. al. Relating to exempting Waller county from certain provisions of stock law.
SB 468 35-0 (1917) Author: Johnston, Rienzi Melville Relating to amending certain articles relating to the mode of preventing horses, cattle and certain other livestock from running at large in particular counties by exempting Waller County.
HB 136 27-0 (1901) Relating to providing relief for purchasers of school lands in Wharton, Brazoria, Waller, Fort Bend, Harris and Matagorda counties, by relieving such purchasers from the payment of principal and interest for a period of two years.
HB 508 27-0 (1901) Relating to extending the time of payment of state and county taxes for the years 1900 in the counties of Brazoria, Fort Bend, Wharton, Waller, Galveston, Colorado, Austin, Grimes and Jackson, until February the 1st, 1902, from and after the 1st day of May, 1901.
HB 557 25-0 (1897) Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1895, so as to extend the terms of the District Court in Fort Bend, Wharton, Brazoria and Waller Counties.

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