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53rd Regular Session (1953) – Governor Robert Allan Shivers

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 93 A misdemeanor of livestock permitted on designated State Highways.   Veto
HB 138 Create 136th Judicial District for Bexar County.   Veto
HB 274 Provide determination of professional unit eligibility for school districts in drought disaster areas.   Veto
HB 310 Provide for countywide elections for school equalization funds in certain counties.   Veto
HB 323 The Game and Fish Commission to sell or exchange certain land in Brewster, Culberson or Hudspeth Counties.   Veto
HB 352 Violation of criminal law to forbid firing of rifle or pistol at Lakes Nasworthy and North Concho in Tom Green County.   Veto
HB 361 Tax exemption for corporations to preserve historical landmarks.   Veto
HB 379 The Board of Control to buy products of workshops for blind.   Veto
HB 557 Prohibit the use of seines and nets for commercial fishing in Denton County.   Veto
HB 571 Create four new district courts for Harris County.   Veto
HB 628 Fix pay of county auditors in counties of 600,000 or more population.   Veto
HB 882 Fix pay of certain officials in certain counties.   Veto
SB 29 Forbid TV receiver sets in motor vehicles in view of driver.   Veto
SB 74 Amend law in regard to duties of Agriculture Commissioner on nursery stock.   Veto
SB 81 Allow corporations for oil and drilling.   Veto
SB 144 Amend law to deal with cemeteries.   Veto
SB 173 Fix credit of military service for Employees Retirement System.   Veto
SB 228 Create a 140th Judicial District for Angelina, Cherokee and Nacodoches Counties.   Veto
SB 273 Juvenile Boards with fees in certain counties on divorce cases for a child support office.   Veto
SB 317 Create a 149th Judicial District and adjust with a 25th District.   Veto
HCR 24 Statute of limitation not to apply to certain fees due R.E. Cowan as District Clerk.   Veto
HCR 45 Attempting to amend Article 7066 VCS.   Veto
SCR 57 To recall Senate Bill No. 74 from Governor for correction.   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.