62nd Regular Session (1971) – Governor Preston Smith
|HB 517||Relating to the transfer of voluntary mental patients.||Veto|
Establishing a system of comparative negligence.
Attachments to Governor's veto message include: point of order raised suggesting the Governor did not comply with Article 4, Section 14 of the Constitution; statement by Speaker and Lt. Governor.
|HB 628||Abolishing the office of county superintendent in certain counties.||Veto|
|HB 743||Authorizing the annexation of territory by certain eligible junior college districts.||Veto|
|HB 825||Prohibiting members of the State Banking Board from being indebted to or holding an interest in a state bank.||Veto|
|HB 930||Relating to competitive bidding on certain contracts involving political subdivisions.||Veto|
|HB 1131||Authorizing certain county governments to contract with each other for the performance of certain functions.||Veto|
|HB 1262||Increasing the penalty for unlawful dumping or depositing of certain wastes on or near a public highway.||Veto|
|HB 1705||Relating to the appointment of an assistant district attorney for the 35th Judicial District.||Veto|
|HB 1733||Relating to the method, number and seasons for taking shrimp from part of Lake Sabine.||Veto|
|HB 1807||Relating to hunting spike deer and the use of a dog to hunt deer in Houston County.||Veto|
|HB 1840||Relating to the interest rate on bonds of the San Patricio Municipal Water District.||Veto|
Relating making appropriations for Executive, Judicial and Legislative Branches of State Government, Aid to Public Junior Colleges, State Buildings, etc. (General Appropriations Bill).
Line item veto.
|SB 172||Prohibiting the traffic of endangered species of wildlife.||Veto|
|SB 392||Prohibiting the possession of certain paraphernalia for injecting dangerous drugs.||Veto|
|SB 576||Authorizing publication of information on state parks and historical sites.||Veto|
|SB 580||Relating to extraterritorial jurisdiction and annexation powers of cities.||Veto|
|SB 728||Relating to possession of an illegally killed game bird or animal.||Veto|
|SB 813||Authorizing intergovernmental contracting for performance of governmental services.||Veto|
|SB 821||Exempting Parks and Wildlife Department construction projects from supervision of the State Building Commission.||Veto|
|SB 919||Authorizing the Parks and Wildlife Commission to designate a representative as State Liaison Officer.||Veto|
|HCR 188||Correcting HB 1644 to include constables.||Veto|
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