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HB 696 84-0 (2015) Author: Hunter, Todd | et. al. Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; affecting surcharges. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
SB 302 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association; affecting surcharges. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
HB 2156 80-0 (2007) Author: Escobar, Juan Relating to limitations on the compensation of county auditors for certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 833 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Escobar, Juan
Relating to limitations on the compensation of county auditors for certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HR 371 75-0 (1997) Author: Seaman, Gene Honoring the residents of Calhoun County for their efforts in locating and reclaiming Robert La Salle's ship La Belle. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
HB 2850 73-0 (1993) Author: Counts, David Relating to the management of water resources in the counties of Atascosa, Bexar, Caldwell, Calhoun, Comal, DeWitt, Frio, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays, Jackson, Karnes, Kinney, Medina, Uvalde, Victoria, and Wilson; making an appropriation. House: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1370 73-0 (1993) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to the management of water resources in the counties of Atascosa, Bexar, Caldwell, Calhoun, Comal, DeWitt, Frio, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays, Jackson, Karnes, Kinney, Medina, Uvalde, Victoria, and Wilson; making an appropriation. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to special subcommittee
HB 3040 71-0 (1989) Author: Holzheauser, Steve
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the County Court at Law No. 1 of Calhoun County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 3116 71-0 (1989) Author: Holzheauser, Steve
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the terms of office and election of directors of the Calhoun County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 and validating certain elections, actions, procedures, and expenditures of the district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2568 70-0 (1987) Author: Holzheauser, Steve
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the terms of office and compensation of the commissioners of the Calhoun County Drainage District No. 11 and to the validation of certain actions of the district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 2586 70-0 (1987) Author: Holzheauser, Steve
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law No. 1 of Cahoun County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/88
SB 1469 70-0 (1987) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court at Law No. 1 of Calhoun County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Judicial Affairs
SB 78 70-2 (1987) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the South Central Calhoun County Municipal Utility District No. 1. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Pending in committee
HB 83 69-3 (1986) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to a foreign trade zone in Calhoun County, Victoria County, or both. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 Days-12/30/86
HB 2383 68-0 (1983) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to the relinquishment and release of certain conditions of use, encumbrances, easements, requirements, reservations, trusts, and limitations, concerning certain submerged land in Calhoun County, Texas, already conveyed to the city of Port Lavaca, Texas, by patent dated September 29, 1921, of record in Volume 11, Page 517, Deed Records of Calhoun County, TX. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2399 68-0 (1983) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to the creation of the County Court at Law No. 1 of Calhoun County and to membership on the county juvenile board of the judge of that court. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2320 67-0 (1981) Author: Sharp, John Relating to the creation of the Calhoun County Hospital District. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1209 67-0 (1981) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Sharp, John
Relating to the creation, establishment, administration, maintenance, operation, financing, powers, and duties of the Calhoun County Hospital District. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2151 65-0 (1977) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operations, and financing of the Port O'Conner Municipal Utility District of Calhoun County. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days
HB 75 64-0 (1975) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe Relating to the closing of certain water in Calhoun County to the taking or carrying away of marl, gravel, sand, shells, and mud shell. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Environmental Affairs
HB 1585 63-0 (1973) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Relating to the creation of the constitutional office of criminal district attorney for Calhoun County; abolishing the office of county attorney for Calhoun County; conforming the jurisdiction of the District Attorney for the 24th Judicial District; and declaring an emergency. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 207 63-0 (1973) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Requesting the Governor to return House Bill No. 1585 to the House of Representatives. Filed without Governor's signature
HB 1587 62-0 (1971) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe Relating to the closing of certain waters in Calhoun County to the taking of marl, gravel, sand, shells, or mudshell.
SB 628 62-0 (1971) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to the closing of certain waters in Calhoun County to the taking or carrying away of marl, gravel, sand, shells, and mudshells.
HB 1130 61-0 (1969) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to the closing of certain waters in Calhoun County to the taking or carrying away of marl, gravel, sand, shells, and mudshell.
SB 541 61-0 (1969) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to the description of certain waters in Calhoun County where certain netting is prohibited.
HB 1034 60-0 (1967) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to authorizing the Parks and Wildlife Department to purchase or receive by gift certain land in Calhoun County; providing for the creation of a state park and for its development, operation, and maintenance.
SB 500 60-0 (1967) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to methods of fishing and possession of certain devices in certain waters of Calhoun county; amending the Penal Code.
SB 607 60-0 (1967) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to changing the closed season for oystering on public reefs in Calhoun County.
HB 294 58-0 (1963) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to authorizing the West Side Calhoun County Navigation District to sell certain water supply facilities and appurtenances to Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority.
SB 141 58-0 (1963) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to authorizing the West Side Calhoun County Navigation District to sell certain water supply facilities and appurtenances to Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority.
HB 165 57-0 (1961) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to the conservation of game and fish resources of Calhoun County.
HB 433 57-0 (1961) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to validating Calhoun County Drainage District No. 11 and declaring the same to be converted into a validly existing Conservation and Reclamation District.
HB 1045 57-0 (1961) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to making it unlawful, except under the provisions of this Act, for any person to hunt, take, kill, or possess any game animal or fur-bearing animal on that portion of Matagorda Island lying to the North and East of the Northeast line of the Powers and Hewitson Grant No.2 as recorded in the State General Land Office, Austin, Texas, and is shown on the map entitled "San Antonio Bay and vicinity," Aransas and Calhoun Counties, August 1, 1948; requiring the Commission to provide an open season or period of time when it shall be lawful to take a portion of the wildlife resources of said lands; providing a penalty for the violation of any of the provisions of this Act; providing for the forfeiture of licenses; making it unlawful to provide a new license and providing a penalty therefor; providing for the effective date of this Act.
HB 57 57-1 (1961) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to transferring a certain causeway located in Calhoun County, Texas, from the State Highway Department to the Texas State Parks Board in order to facilitate the construction and maintenance of a public fishing pier.
SB 18 57-1 (1961) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to transferring a certain causeway and approaches thereto located in Calhoun County, Texas, from the State Highway Department to the Texas State Parks Board in order to facilitate the construction and maintenance of a public fishing pier.
HB 515 56-0 (1959) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to conserving the game and fish resources of Calhoun County, Texas, by withdrawing certain areas of water, marsh islands and submerged land in Calhoun County from sale or lease and setting the same aside for a public hunting and fishing area, subject to certain exceptions and restrictions; providing for injunctive relief.
HB 965 56-0 (1959) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to validating Calhoun County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 and declaring it to be a validly existing and operating conservation and reclamation district.
HB 976 56-0 (1959) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to enlarging Calhoun County Drainage District No. 10 and defining the boundaries thereof, as enlarged.
SB 470 56-0 (1959) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to enlarging Calhoun County Drainage District No. 10 and defining the boundaries thereof, as enlarged.
SB 471 56-0 (1959) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to validating Calhoun County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1, and declaring it to be a validly existing and operating conservation and reclamation district.
HB 81 56-1 (1959) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to providing a special public road and highway maintenance law for Calhoun County by authorizing certain sales of county-owned lands within the Indianola State Park area to the State Parks Board of the State of Texas.
HB 82 56-1 (1959) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to permitting the acquisition by the State Parks Board of the State of Texas, of lands for Indianola State Park by deed from Calhoun County including lots, tracts, and parcels of land acquired by purchase, condemnation, or by virtue of tax sales.
SB 31 56-3 (1959) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to purpose of permitting the acquisition by the State Parks Board of the State of Texas, of lands for Indianola State Park by deed from Calhoun County including lots, tracts, and parcels of land acquired by purchase, condemnation, or by virtue of tax sales.
SB 32 56-3 (1959) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to providing a special public road and highway maintenance law for Calhoun County by authorizing certain sales of county-owned lands within the Indianola State Park area to the State Parks Board of the State of Texas.
HB 192 55-0 (1957) Author: Huebner, Sr., John A. Relating to amending the Penal Code so as to permit the use of shrimp trawls in certain waters in Jackson County and Calhoun County when used for the purpose of taking shrimp for bait.
HB 706 55-0 (1957) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to amending certain Acts relating to Calhoun County Navigation District.
HB 950 55-0 (1957) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to conserving the game and fish resources of Calhoun County, Texas by withdrawing certain areas of water, marsh islands and submerged land from sale or lease and setting the same aside for a public hunting and fishing area, subject to certain exceptions and restrictions.
HB 946 54-0 (1955) Author: Cory, Richard Henry "Dick" Relating to creating the Two Mile Creek Conservation and Reclamation District of Calhoun County; prescribing the boundaries and finding a benefit to such territory, providing for the issuance of bonds by such district under certain circumstances; providing that the general laws shall be applicable to such district; enacting other provisions relating to the subject district to enable the district to function properly.
HB 468 51-0 (1949) Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" Relating to validating the creation of the Port Lavaca Independent School District by the annexation of certain independent and common school Districts of Calhoun County, Texas, thereto by an election, under order or orders of the County School Trustees calling for a Rural High School Election; providing that such an Act shall not validate in the event of heretofore filled or hereafter filled within 45 days from the effective date of this Act; providing a savings clause.
HB 285 48-0 (1943) Author: Hartzog, Howard G. Relating to amending certain Acts relative to the remission of ad valorem taxes to the City of Port Lavaca.
HB 664 48-0 (1943) Author: Spacek, Rudolph B. | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts to provide a closed season on deer and turkey in Burleson, Fayette, Lee, Washington, and Calhoun Counties, for a period of five years.
HB 667 48-0 (1943) Author: Shell, J. Harvey | et. al. Relating to conserving the oyster resources of Aransas, Nueces, Calhoun, and Matagorda Counties, and providing for a closed season for the taking of such oysters; providing a penalty for the violation; repealing certain laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 744 46-0 (1939) Author: Hartzog, Howard G. | et. al. Relating to better preserving the game and fish resources of Calhoun, Matagorda, and Jackson Counties by closing certain waters in said counties to certain types of net fishing and prohibiting the use of the oyster dredge in certain areas and making legal the operation of the pocket net or drag seine in certain waters; providing a penalty.
HB 748 46-0 (1939) Author: Hartzog, Howard G. Relating to amending a certain Act donating and granting ad valorem taxes to the City of Port Lavaca for a period of thirty (30) years.
HB 232 45-0 (1937) Author: Mauritz, Fred Relating to closing the waters of Caranchua Bay in Calhoun and Jackson Counties to certain types of net fishing except during certain months in Calhoun County; providing a penalty.
HB 1175 45-0 (1937) Author: Shell, J. Harvey | et. al. Relating to granting to the United States of America easement to construct and maintain the Louisiana and Texas Intracoastal Waterway over and through portions of bays and tidal lands owned by the State of Texas in Brazoria, Matagorda, Calhoun, and Aransas Counties.
HB 67 45-1 (1937) Author: Hartzog, Howard G. Relating to conserving the oyster resources of Calhoun County, Texas, by withdrawing the submerged lands in said County from location and lease to private persons and corporations for the planting of oysters and making private oyster beds; providing a penalty.
HB 213 43-1 (1933) Author: Hartzog, Howard G. Relating to opening the waters of Lavaca Bay in Calhoun County, Texas, for shrimp trawling during the months of September, October, November and December of each year; opening Powder Horn Lake in Calhoun County, Texas for seining during the months of December, January and February of each year.
HB 94 43-3 (1934) Author: Hartzog, Howard G. Relating to opening the waters of Espiritu Santo Bay in Calhoun County, Texas, for shrimp trawling during the months of September, October, November and December of each year.
HB 713 42-0 (1931) Author: Hubbard, Robert Moss Relating to providing for the transfer of title of certain lands to the State Highway Commission consisting of two separate tracts, one being across Copano Pass in Aransas County, the other across Lavaca Bay in Calhoun County, lying under, along, and adjacent to the Causeways and their approaches now under construction, on State Highway No. 57.
HB 203 39-1 (1926) Author: Stevenson, James W. Relating to creating Road District Number One (1), in Calhoun County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 204 39-1 (1926) Author: Stevenson, James W. Creating Road District Number Two (2), in Calhoun County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 205 39-1 (1926) Author: Stevenson, James W. Creating Road District Number Three (3), in Calhoun County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 352 38-0 (1923) Author: Stiernberg, Lloyd E. Relating to diminishing and re-establishing the limits and boundaries of Port Lavaca Independent School District No. 1, of Calhoun county, Texas.
HB 300 35-0 (1917) Author: Roemer, Fred J. Relating to increasing the authority and duties of the Commissioners Court and the County Commissioners of Calhoun County, Texas.
HB 708 35-0 (1917) Author: Roemer, Fred J. Relating to creating the Seadrift Independent School District in Calhoun county, Texas.
SB 156 35-0 (1917) Author: Bailey, John Heywood Relating to increasing the authority and duties of the Commissioners Court of Calhoun County.
HB 40 35-4 (1918) Author: Roemer, Fred J. Relating to adding to and making a part of the Port Lavaca Independent School District in Calhoun County, Texas, including the town of Port Lavaca, certain lands and territory adjoining thereto.
HB 42 35-4 (1918) Author: Roemer, Fred J. Relating to adding to and making a part of the Port Lavaca independent school district in Calhoun County, Texas, including the town of Port Lavaca, certain lands and territory adjoining thereto.
SB 148 27-0 (1901) Relating to amending Article 5364, Title CXI, of the Revised Civil Statutes of 1895, relating to the "wool growing interests of the State, so as to exclude the counties of Aransas and Calhoun from the counties exempted from operation of said title, and to repeal all laws in conflict herewith."
HB 616 25-0 (1897) Relating to creating a more efficient road system for the County of Calhoun, State of Texas.
SB 166 20-0 (1887) Relating to relieving the citizens of Calhoun County from the payment of taxes due to the State of Texas for the year A. D. 1886.

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