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12th Adjourned (1871) – Governor Edmund J. Davis

This list has been compiled from sources available at the Legislative Reference Library and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. The list is a work in progress; its completeness and accuracy have not been verified.

Bill Caption Document
HB 177 An act to amend an act entitled "an act to provide for the mode and manner of conducting elections, making returns and for the protection and purity of the ballot box," approved August 15, 1870.
Committee Report explaining recommendation to sustain veto. House Journal Text
  Veto
HB 337 An act to regulate the proceedings in the district courts of the State.
Attorney General Opinion. House Journal Text
  Veto
HB 421 An act to create the county of Tegener.   Veto
HB 631 An act to provide that certified copies of patents, grants and titles as recorded in the General Land Office, and of deeds and other instruments relating to land recorded in any county of this State may be read in evidence as original testimony.   Veto
HB 673 An act to authorize the County Court of Upshur county to levy a special tax for the completion of the court house in said county.   Veto
HB 698 An act to amend an act entitled "an act to incorporate the Belton Bridge Company.   Veto
HB 730 An act relative to the assessment and collection of taxes for school purposes in the several school districts of the State, and regulating the expenditure of moneys arising from the same.   Veto
HB 762 An act to provide for payment of sheriffs in conveying prisoners to the State penitentiary.   Veto
SB 396 An act confirming the powers granted to the municipal authorities of the incorporated cities and towns of the State.   Veto
SB 437 An act to regulate in part the receipt and disbursement of public money.   Veto
SB 443 An act explanatory of the tax laws of the State of Texas, and to avoid double taxation.   Veto

Information about Vetoed Bills is unofficial and is provided as a public service by the Texas Legislative Reference Library. The Texas Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regards to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the table.