66th Regular Session (1979) – Governor William P. Clements

Bill Caption Document HRO
HB 558 General Appropriations Act.
Line item veto.
HB 590 Relating to the rights of former convicts to obtain occupational licenses.   Veto Analysis
HB 595 Relating to the recovery of a claim against a unit of government based on a contract.   Veto Analysis
HB 635 Relating to the regulation of lay midwives.   Veto Analysis
HB 938 Relating to the application of the Texas Sunset Act to certain departments, boards, commissions, and centers.   Veto Analysis
HB 1082 Relating to agreements between local governments to provide all forms of insurance including self insurance.   Veto Analysis
HB 1096 Relating to the addition of certain substances to controlled substances schedules and penalty groups.   Veto Analysis
HB 1228 Relating to the authority of the Texas Employment Commission to sell and convey certain state-owned land and the disposition of the proceeds.   Veto Analysis
HB 1382 Relating to the process of rulemaking by state agencies and to the creation and functions of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules Review.   Veto Analysis
HB 1480 Relating to a lump-sum death benefit for contributing members of the Employees Retirement System of Texas.   Veto Analysis
HB 1540 Relating to use of a scenic overlook, rest area, or comfort station along a public highway.   Veto Analysis
HB 1558 Relating to standardization of state agency publications.   Veto Analysis
HB 1619 Relating to commercial fishing and the authority of the Department of Parks and Wildlife regarding expenditure of certain funds, extending fishery jurisdiction, and fishery management jurisdiction.   Veto Analysis
HB 1626 Relating to the creation or reorganization of certain judicial districts.   Veto Analysis
HB 1689 Relating to the order of argument in a criminal case.   Veto Analysis
HB 1708 Relating to the acquisition of a public interest in a private road.   Veto Analysis
HB 1733 Relating to housing for persons and families of low and moderate income.   Veto Analysis
HB 2142 Relating to student fees and the University of Texas at Austin.   Veto Analysis
HB 2153 Relating to the approval of the Commissioners Court of Comal County of hunting and fishing regulations.
House Override - House Journal Text
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text
  Veto Analysis
HB 2165 Relating to the authority of the county court and justice courts to order the detention of a child for a willful violation of the compulsory school attendance law.   Veto Analysis
HB 2167 Relating to the applicability of the Uniform Wildlife Regulatory Act in Houston County.   Veto Analysis
HB 2186 Relating to the approval of the commissioners court of Hays County of hunting and fishing regulations.   Veto Analysis
HB 2199 Relating to the open season for raccoon hunting in Brazoria County.   Veto Analysis
HB 2243 Relating to hunting spike deer in Austin County.   Veto Analysis
HB 2269 Relating to the application of nepotism laws.   Veto Analysis
SB 27 Relating to the name, membership, and duties of The Prosecutor Council and the suspension or removal of a prosecuting attorney.   Veto Analysis
SB 124 Relating to a minimum and maximum age for employment and mandatory retirement age for public employees, and to activities of certain judges after retirement.   Veto Analysis
SB 164 Relating to the regulation of the practice of plumbing and providing for authority to issue citations.   Veto Analysis
SB 166 Relating to regulation of pawnshops, pawnbrokers, and employees of pawnshops.   Veto Analysis
SB 210 Relating to the appointment of members of the board of managers of the Dallas County Hospital District.   Veto Analysis
SB 389 Relating to local option alcoholic beverage elections in multicounty municipalities.   Veto Analysis
SB 417 Relating to the antitrust immunity of motor carriers, motor bus companies and railroads and their associations.   Veto Analysis
SB 457 Relating to the number of briefs filed in criminal cases.   Veto Analysis
SB 490 Relating to longevity pay for investigators who are employed by district attorneys, criminal district attorneys, and county attorneys and who are designated as peace officers.   Veto Analysis
SB 491 Relating to hunting in Sea Rim State Park.   Veto Analysis
SB 517 Relating to the bonds required of school bus drivers.   Veto Analysis
SB 772 Relating to air carrier access to cities greater that 800,000.   Veto Analysis
SB 785 Relating to appointment and use of masters in the Dallas County district courts.   Veto Analysis
SB 851 Relating to the presence of the defendant in a criminal proceeding.   Veto Analysis
SB 861 Relating to notification to the clerk of the trial court when a capias has been executed and to the Court of Criminal Appeals when its mandate has been carried out.   Veto Analysis
SB 888 Relating to the boundaries of the Lower Neches Valley Authority.   Veto Analysis
SB 1025 Relating to the accessibility of information held by certain governmental bodies.   Veto Analysis
SB 1076 Relating to authorization for certain conservation districts and other authorities to construct and finance solid waste resource recovery systems.   Veto Analysis
SB 1077 Relating to authorization for local governments to enter into long term contracts for solid waste resource recovery facilities.   Veto Analysis
SB 1154 Relating to the powers of the Clear Lake City Water Authority.   Veto Analysis
SB 1155 Relating to allocation of governmental services and a corresponding apportionment of ad valorem taxes between certain water districts.   Veto Analysis
SB 1256 Relating to state liability for and defense of certain causes of action against certain officers, employees, and medical, psychological, or social psychotherapist consultants.   Veto Analysis
SB 1268 Relating to the tax rate of the Willacy County Hospital District.   Veto Analysis
SB 1273 Relating to the authority of certain cities to annex a municipal utility district.   Veto Analysis

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