Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Legislation by memberprinter friendly versionreturn to screen view

Legislation authored by Otha Birkner

Includes legislation with Otha Birkner as the primary author for the 58th through 60th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

60th Regular Session
HB 77 Caption: Relating to amending certain statute so as to provide minimum specifications for filing of legal instruments, documents and papers in the office of the county clerk and county recorder; providing fees for filing non-conforming legal instruments, documents and papers.
HB 78 Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to fees which county clerks and clerks of county courts shall receive for their services.
HB 79 Caption: Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure relating to fees of District and County Clerks.
HB 80 Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to fees which county clerks and county recorders shall receive for their services.
HB 410 Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relating to the regulatory authority of the Parks and Wildlife Department over the taking of alligators in Matagorda County, to extend the coverage of the Act to Wharton, Brazoria, and Galveston Counties; prohibiting certain possessions, sales, purchases, and attempted sales and purchases of alligators and prescribing a penalty.
HB 646 Caption: Relating to conferring on the Parks and Wildlife Commission of Texas the authority, power and duty of regulating the harvest of wildlife in the State; providing a penalty for violations.
HB 725 Caption: Relating to conferring on the Parks and Wildlife Commission regulatory responsibility over the taking of wildlife resources in Jackson and Matagorda counties.
HB 794 Caption: Relating to providing that any person certified to teach in the public schools of Texas who holds a bachelor of laws or doctor of jurisprudence degree from an accredited school of law shall have his minimum salary calculated on the basis of a master's degree.
HB 803 Caption: Relating to the requirements for annexing territory to certain drainage districts.
HB 824 Caption: Relating to establishing a temporary minimum size limit on redfish in the State of Texas; providing a penalty for violations.
HB 1078 Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the taking and sale of bait shrimp and providing that fifty (50) percent of bait shrimp taken in closed season shall be kept in a live condition on board the vessel.
HB 1209 Caption: Relating to granting to Matagorda County Navigation District No. 2 certain additional powers and authority.
HCR 163 Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the House to make corrections in H. B. No. 78
HR 189 Caption: In memory of Staff Sergeant Ernest Wayne Gajdosik of Bay City.
HR 281 Caption: In memory of Kelsey Alexander Crawford of Wharton County.
HR 385 Caption: Commending five students from the University of Texas who will be traveling during the Summer of 1967 as officially commissioned good will ambassadors to Latin America
HR 450 Caption: Commending Edith Thomson and the switchboard operators and telephone assistants for their service throughout the session.
59th Regular Session
HB 45 Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes relative to fees which county clerks and clerks of county courts shall receive for their services.
HB 473 Caption: Relating to authorizing the Texas Liquor Control Board to issue identification cards; prescribing penalties.
HB 517 Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to take or attempt to take or shoot wild deer, wild elk, wild antelope, wild Aoudad sheep, and wild desert bighorn sheep with any .22 caliber firearm using rimfire ammunition; providing a penalty.
HB 710 Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers and duties, and financing of the Matagorda County Hospital District of Matagorda County, Texas.
HB 908 Caption: Relating to authorizing the creation of seawall commissions in coastal communities; relating to coastal protection.
HB 909 Caption: Relating to the recording in Matagorda County of marks and brands of owners of certain livestock.
HB 910 Caption: Relating to authorizing commissioners courts of certain counties to purchase necessary equipment and to regulate parking in courthouse parking lots; providing a penalty for violation of parking regulations.
HB 911 Caption: Relating to placing the wildlife resources of Jackson and Matagorda Counties under the regulatory authority of the Parks and Wildlife Commission.
HB 950 Caption: Relating to the creation, organization, powers, and functions of a drainage district in Jackson County.
HB 1087 Caption: Relating to salary of certain county and district officials in certain counties.
HR 178 Caption: In memory of the Honorable John A. Huebner, Sr., of Matagorda County.
HR 179 Caption: In memory of Harmon Jerome McAllister of Bay City.
HR 180 Caption: In memory of Dr. Henry Hoffman Loos of Bay City.
HR 278 Caption: Congratulating the Cowgirls of Edna High School on winning the Class AA Girls' Basketball Championship.
58th Regular Session
HB 82 Caption: Relating to the Jackson County Flood Control District, authorizing the District to exercise all powers, rights, privileges, and functions which are now, or hereafter may be, conferred by General or Special Law upon certain Water Improvement Districts and Water Control and Improvement Districts.
HB 779 Caption: Relating to repealing Chapter 49, Acts of the Forty-fourth Legislature, which prohibits oyster dredging in the headwaters of Matagorda Bay.
HB 780 Caption: Relating to granting the Texas Game and Fish Commission comprehensive authority to regulate the taking of alligators in Matagorda County; providing a penalty for violation of regulations adopted by the Commission under this Act.
HB 1079 Caption: Relating to prohibiting the sale of gasoline and other inflammable petroleum products in breakable containers; providing a penalty.