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Messages by Governor John B. Connally, Jr.

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07/03/1968 Message stating that there is insufficient time remaining before the constitutional deadline of the 60th Legislature, 1st Called Session, to properly consider any additional subjects
06/21/1968 Submitting as an additional topic for consideration by the 60th Legislature, 1st Called Session, reform of the liquor laws of the State of Texas
05/24/1967 Returning HB 637 to the House of Representatives for correction, pursuant to HCR 148
05/24/1967 Returning SB 29 to the Senate for correction, pursuant to HCR 138
05/24/1967 Returning SB 28 to the Senate for correction, pursuant to HCR 142
05/23/1967 Returning HJR 37 to the House of Representatives for correction, pursuant to HCR 144
05/22/1967 Returning SB 292 to the Senate for correction, pursuant to SCR 75
05/12/1967 Returning SB 438 to the Senate for correction, pursuant to SCR 67
05/05/1967 Returning HB 37 to the House of Representatives, pursuant to HCR 120
05/24/1965 Submitting emergency matters to the 59th Legislature: tax bill increasing cigarette tax, and change in inheritance tax law; appropriation to Texas Tourist Development Agency for constructing buildings and facilities for HemisFair 1968; noting above new revenue recommendations are sufficient to finance teacher salary increase in SB 4, the HemisFair appropriation, and the claims bill
04/05/1965 Concerning Department of Defense deactivation of military installations and the James Connally Air Force Base in Waco, Texas; submitting emergency matters to the 59th Legislature: statutory authorization for the Board of Directors of Texas A&M University to accept James Connally Air Force Base on behalf of the State of Texas and operate the James Connally Technical Institute; related appropriations to Texas A&M University and Central Education Agency, subject to prior approvals of proposed budgets by the Governor after securing advice of the Legislative Budget Board
03/25/1965 Returning SB 5 to the Senate for corrections, pursuant to SCR 60
01/28/1965 Submitting emergency matters to the 59th Legislature: appropriations to Animal Health Commission for screwworm eradication; State Board of Control for electric and water utility expenses; State Department of Health for mental health planning; Texas Water Commission for development of long-range, comprehensive water resources program; Texas Commission on Higher Education to finance administration of Higher Education Facilities Act; authorization for Texas Board of Corrections to sell certain property in Fort Bend, Walker, and Harris Counties and deposit proceeds in Mineral Lease Fund and appropriation to Texas Board of Corrections to purchase land in Anderson and Freestone Counties; appropriation to Lamar State College of Technology for construction of building to replace science building destroyed by fire
01/27/1965 Message to Members of the 59th Legislature - excerpt on education (higher education, public education, Governor Connally's teacher pay plan and proposed salary schedule)
05/23/1963 Returning SB 396 to the Senate for corrections, pursuant to SCR 83
05/23/1963 Returning SB 347 to the Senate for corrections, pursuant to SCR 84
05/21/1963 Returning SB 223 to the Senate for corrections, pursuant to HCR 100
05/14/1963 Returning SB 432 to the Senate for corrections, pursuant to SCR 72
04/29/1963 Returning SB 315 to the Senate for corrections, pursuant to SCR 58
03/14/1963 Returning HB 233 to the House of Representatives for corrections, pursuant to HCR 47
03/04/1963 Regarding SB 171 becoming effective without the Governor's signature