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25th Regular Session (1897) – Governor Charles A. Culberson

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 85 To grant relief to certain teachers.   Veto
HB 157 Relating to divorce.   Veto
HB 203 The general appropriation bill.   Veto
HB 207 Relating to tax on occupations.
Copy of handwritten proclamation.
  Veto
HB 279 Relating to the theft of cotton Proclamation
Copy of handwritten proclamation.
  Veto
HB 281 To repeal the law requiring tax assessors to compile agricultural statistics.   Veto
HB 309 To provide for the purchase of certain public lands in quantities of 20 acres or less.   Veto
HB 457 To amend the Waco city charter with reference to the opening of business houses and other places on Sunday.   Veto
HB 653 To prohibit the taking of fish from the waters of certain lakes and their tributaries in Harrison and Marion counties.   Veto
HB 667 To amend the present road law of Galveston, Harris, Brazoria, and Wharton counties.   Veto
HB 685 Relative to constructing a dam across the Brazos river.
Copy of handwritten proclamation.
  Veto
HB 712 To establish a more efficient road system for Matagorda county.
Copy of handwritten proclamation.
  Veto
SB 55 Relating to the creation of corporations.   Veto
SB 87 To amend the Livestock Sanitary Commission law.   Veto
SB 263 The Gammel bill.   Veto
SB 285 San Jacinto park.   Veto
SB 338 To authorize the county commissioners' courts to retire and fund their outstanding floating indebtedness.   Veto
SB 362 Relating to the powers and duties of commissioners' courts.   Veto
HCR 18 Providing a room in the Department of Insurance, etc., for relics of the Republic of Texas.   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.