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 member

Legislation authored by Sam Howard Bass

Includes legislation with Sam Howard Bass as the primary author for the 55th through 56th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

56th Regular Session
HB 217 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to regulating the practice of shorthand reporters.
HB 671 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to validating conveyance of certain interest in a designated strip of land by the City of Freeport, Texas, to Velasco Drainage District of Brazoria County, Texas.
HB 672 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts to clarify the powers of cities to approve plats in counties of populations of 100,000 or less.
HB 673 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relating to the election of Directors of Water Control and Improvement Districts, so as to afford a method by which any such District may provide for four (4) year terms of office of its Directors.
HB 708 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes relating to health control in Cities.
HB 759 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes relating to elections in school districts; providing for not more than one election once each year.
HB 824 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard | et. al.
Caption: Relating to levying a tax on producers of sulphur, requiring the filing of reports and keeping of records; providing penalties.
HB 835 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to providing that certain special funds shall have as their purpose or use, in addition to the purposes or uses for which they were created, the support of State government in such manner as the Legislature shall direct.
HB 857 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide for not less than Three (3) nor more than Seven (7) Navigation and Canal Commissioners.
HB 858 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to authorizing the creation of Public Hospital Districts by the Commissioners Courts.
HJR 48 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Proposing an amendment providing that the Legislature may authorize the creation of a hospital district situated in Brazoria County, Texas, within the boundaries comprising all of Commissioner's Precincts Number 2 and 4, authorizing the Commissioner's Court of said Brazoria County to assess and levy taxes on property within the limits of said district.
56th 1st Called Session
HB 19 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relating to an occupation tax on sulfur producers.
HB 83 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to authorizing the creation of a Public Hospital District by the Commissioners Court.
HJR 1 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to providing that the Legislature may authorize the creation of a hospital district situated in Brazoria County, Texas, within certain boundaries.
56th 2nd Called Session
HB 71 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes by providing for the procedure of condemnation.
55th Regular Session
HB 205 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard | et. al.
Caption: Relating to validating the organizational proceedings of cities, towns and villages, including their incorporation, adoption of charters and charter amendment or amendments (of home rule cities), consolidations and boundaries.
HB 241 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard | et. al.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the hunting or running of deer in Brazoria County, Matagorda County, Fort Bend County, or Wharton County, by the use of dogs; providing a penalty.
HB 586 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to creating Brazoria County Road District No. 34 of Brazoria County, Texas, for the purpose of the construction, maintenance, and operation of macadamized, graveled or paved roads and turnpikes, or in aid thereof.
HB 636 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for a special independent audit of all county records, books, and accounts upon a petition of at least ten per centum of the qualified voters of the county.
HB 652 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts so as to provide that the Auditor shall be an Independent Certified Public Accountant, duly licensed within the State of Texas; providing that a copy of said report shall be filed with the District Clerk and a copy of said report shall be filed with the State Auditor; increasing the sum and amount said Auditor shall be entitled to receive for his services.
HB 660 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to authorizing municipalities within an area wherein the sphere of zoning of such municipalities is adjacent or contiguous to another; authorizing the creation of an area planning commission.
HB 720 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by redefining the term "refuse" and "garbage" and "Public Highway".
HB 927 Author: Bass, Jr., Sam Howard
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "East Brazoria County Navigation District".