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47th Regular Session (1941) – Governor W. Lee O'Daniel

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 73 Relating to providing that any person who drives or operates an automobile or other motor vehicle upon any public road or highway, or upon any street or alley within the limits of an incorporated city, town or village, while such person is intoxicated or under the influence of intoxicating liquor, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, reducing the maximum penalty provided.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
HB 108 To allow State Departments to allow employment of part-time employees.   Veto
HB 141 To provide a 5 year closed season on deer, bear, fox and turkey in Liberty County.   Veto
HB 142 To provide a 5 year closed season on deer, bear, fox and turkey in Hardin County.   Veto
HB 166 Requiring all optometrists to pass an examination.   Veto
HB 286 Employer to grant worker leaves for service in military or political activity.
House Override - House Journal Text.
Senate refused to pass over veto - Senate Journal Text.
  Veto
HB 349 Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of the University of Texas and the branches thereof, the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College and its branches, the Board of Directors of Texas Technological College, the Board of Regents of the State Teachers Colleges, the Board of Directors of the Texas State College for Women, and the Board of Directors of the College of Arts and Industries to charge students building use fees of not to exceed Five Dollars ($5) per semester for the construction and equipment of buildings and power plants, the paving of streets, the purchase of land, and for other capitol improvements, providing, however, this fee shall be a part of the fees now collected and no additional fees shall be collected for any purpose.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
HB 371 Allow independent school districts in cities to build self-liquidating stadia, etc.   Veto
HB 502 Relating to authorizing independent school districts and cities which have assumed the control of public schools situated therein to build or purchase buildings and grounds located within or without the district or city, for the purpose of constructing gymnasia, stadia, or other recreational facilities, to build additions thereto, and to authorize the purchase of additional buildings and grounds for such purposes, and to mortgage and encumber the same, and the income thereof, and to evidence the obligation therefor by the issuance of bonds to secure the payment of funds to purchase or construct or to purchase and construct the same.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
HB 518 A county officers salary law for certain counties (Travis).
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
HB 567 Relating to making emergency supplementary appropriations for the support and maintenance of the Texas Liquor Control Board for the fiscal year ending August 31, 1941, and for the payment of refund claims filed under the provisions of the Texas Liquor Control Act; providing regulations and restrictions in respect to the appropriations made herein.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
Communication from Administrator of Texas Liquor Control Board - House Journal Text
  Veto
HB 753 For unemployment compensation, the defining of wages to exclude tips.   Veto
HB 755 Fix closed season for fish in Blanco County.   Veto
HB 796 Tighten law and regulate marketing practices of liquor.   Veto
HB 828 Relating to the powers of the San Jacinto River Conservation and Reclamation District.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
HB 859 Quail law for Cherokee County.   Veto
HB 875 Relating to allowing Unemployment Compensation Commission to make rules and regulations for seasonal workers.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
HB 942 Prohibit discrimination among pools as to oil and gas allowables under market demand.
House Override - House Journal Text.
Senate refused to pass over veto - Senate Journal Text.
  Veto
HB 971 Relating to authorizing cities and towns eligible under the terms of this Act to fund certain indebtedness outstanding on the effective date of this Act; prescribing the method and procedure for issuance of funding or refunding bonds.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
HB 1068 Provide for gross receipts tax on new radios and a stamp tax on cosmetics or playing cards.   Veto
HB 1084 Relating to the Board of Directors of the Lower Neches Valley Authority, etc.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
SB 5 Remission of state taxes to all counties for 5 years beginning in 1942.
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text.
House refused to pass over veto - House Journal Text.
  Veto
SB 20 Creation of Legislative Audit Committee.
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text.
House refused to pass over veto - House Journal Text.
  Veto
SB 187 Relating to facilitating the cooperation of this state with other units of government, determining the membership of the Board and establishing the Texas Commission on Interstate Cooperation; describing the functions and operations of said Commission.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto
SB 497 To define and punish sabotage.   Veto
HCR 111 To recall H.B. 371 from Governor.
Proclamation unavailable.
 
HCR 188 To ask Congress to combine Mother's and Father's Days.   Veto
HCR 299 A correction for H.B. 796.   Veto

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