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Legislation authored by William Andrew Miller

Includes legislation with William Andrew Miller as the primary author for the 50th through 53rd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

59th Regular Session
HB 3 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to mental health and mental retardation; creating the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation and prescribing its organization, powers, duties and functions and abolishing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools.
HB 102 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to transferring the supervision of the Historical State Battlegrounds, of San Jacinto Battleground and Fannin State Battleground, now under the advice and consent of the State Board of Control, to the control and custody of the Parks and Wildlife Commission, under the authority conferred upon the Parks and Wildlife Department by existing laws; providing for transfer of appropriations.
HB 211 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting common-law marriages.
HB 212 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to selling, offering for sale, or holding for sale preparations containing thallium sulphate, thallium salts, or any thallium compound.
HB 213 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to making privileged certain communications between husband and wife, attorney and client, clergyman and confessor, physician and patient, and newsman and his source of information.
HB 214 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to the subsequent offense of driving while intoxicated; amending the Penal Code.
HB 215 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to exceptions to the Texas Motor Vehicle Safety-Responsibility Act.
HB 216 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to amending the Mental Health Code of Texas, to provide that certain records in mentally ill dockets of county clerks are public records of a private nature which may be used, inspected and copied when in the public interest, only by order of the county judge, probate judge, court of domestic relations judge, or a district judge of a county in which the records are.
HB 217 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes levying an additional tax on cigarettes and allocating the additional tax for cancer research.
HB 364 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to physicians' reports of certain injuries involving children.
HB 487 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to fixing the salary of the Governor; providing an allowance for expenses.
HB 548 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to acquire by donation or deed of gift from The Texas Medical Center in Houston certain properties in the City of Houston, Harris County, Texas.
HB 614 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to grounds for divorce; amending the Revised Civil Statutes.
HB 637 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to designating the head of a mental hospital in which a patient is confined as the patient's agent for service of process; amending the Texas Mental Health Code.
HB 700 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by providing for contracts in the conduct of research.
HB 968 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts relative to prerequisites for taking the regular examination for license to practice law.
HB 1072 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Mental Health and Mental Retardation Act by adding a director of administrative services.
HB 1148 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to the care, treatment and custody of mentally ill and mentally retarded persons infected with tuberculosis.
HJR 32 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide for a partial exemption of the value of residence homesteads of all persons sixty-five years of age or older from all ad valorem taxes levied by any county, city, town, school district or other political subdivision or instrumentality of the State.
58th Regular Session
HB 119 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for a reduction of maximum working hours and limiting the number of hours in each work shift of firemen employed in cities of more than ten thousand (10,000) inhabitants; providing minimum and maximum work shift hours in cities of more than eight hundred thousand (800,000) inhabitants.
HB 156 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to use any personnel and facilities under its control and management for carrying out research in mental retardation.
HB 157 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful for any person to kill, wound, shoot at, hunt or molest the roseate spoonbill; providing a penalty.
HB 158 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Mental Health Code to prohibit bringing into Texas from another state or taking out of Texas to another state any person who has been adjudged mentally ill and hospitalized by the state in which he was committed.
HB 159 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing criminal penalties for certain acts involving certain obscene articles.
HB 160 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to exempting from taxes the receipts from the sale, lease or rental of and the storage, use or other consumption in this state of tangible personal property used for or in connection with the loading or unloading from or onto ships, vessels, or barges of freight or cargo imported from this state.
HB 270 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to requiring that passenger cars manufactured after a certain date and registered in this state be equipped with seat belt anchorage units; prescribing specifications and regulations relating to sale and use of motor vehicle seat belts.
HB 291 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to conferring on the Board of Regents of the University of Houston the power of eminent domain.
HB 416 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to authorizing and empowering municipal corporations and political subdivisions, including conservation and reclamation districts, to enter into contracts and agreements with the owners of land relating to the development of such land.
HB 515 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to the punishment for subsequent offenses of driving while intoxicated.
HB 634 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to providing for the right of appeal from Orders of Temporary Hospitalization, Observation and Treatment; providing for closed hearings on the Application for Temporary Hospitalization, Observation and Treatment of a proposed patient and/or on the Petition for Indefinite Commitment of a person to a mental hospital, only when the consent of the proposed patient or person first shall have been obtained.
HB 788 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to providing that an additional period in which practicing architects who were practicing on May 22, 1937, may register and receive a certificate without examination.
HB 934 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to abolishing special funds in the State Treasury; providing that all moneys accruing to departments or agencies of the State of Texas shall be deposited in the State Treasury to the credit of the General Revenue Fund; providing an effective date.
HB 952 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to creating the "Public Records Division" in the State Treasurer's office.
HJR 15 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for an exemption of Three Thousand Dollars ($3,000) of the value of residence homesteads of all persons sixty-five (65) years of age or older from all ad valorem taxes levied by any county, city, town, school district, or other political subdivision or instrumentality of the State.
57th Regular Session
HB 100 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to relieving from liability for civil damages persons who render emergency care at the scene of an emergency.
HB 190 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code by adding false statements under oath before either House of the Legislature or any committee thereof, to the definition of perjury; authorizing legislative committees to require witnesses to be sworn.
HB 191 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Article of the Penal Code relating to immoral publications, motion pictures, penny arcade machine pictures, and indecent objects.
HB 233 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to repealing a certain Statute relating to the new resident use tax on motor vehicles.
HB 255 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of hypnosis or attempts to use hypnosis and establishing a penalty therefor; exempting persons licenses to practice medicine in this State, persons licenses to practice dentistry in this State and psychologists as herein defined.
HB 384 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to validating all proceedings in connection with city tax bonds heretofore favorably voted for the purpose of constructing, improving and extending the water works and sewage systems is such city.
HB 462 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to providing that any person who shall be injured, in person or property, by any intoxicated person shall have a right of action for damages against certain other persons.
HB 590 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to repealing Chapter 17 (Stores and Mercantile Establishments) of Title 122A, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, as amended, and enacting a new Chapter 17, Title 122A of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, to be known as the Texas Business Excise Tax providing for a tax upon the act of engaging, in this State, in the business of selling tangible personal property for end use or consumption; providing for penalties; providing for the Comptroller of the State of Texas to enforce such Act.
HB 674 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Mental Health Code relating to the taking into custody the mentally ill.
HB 1090 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to fixing and making certain the amount of compensation to be paid from county funds by certain counties.
57th 1st Called Session
HB 115 Author: Miller, William H. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to validating all school districts, including all types of junior and regional college districts, together with the boundaries and names thereof.
HB 149 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to establish and maintain a psychiatric hospital for the confinement, care, and treatment of emotionally disturbed children; regulating and providing for its operation.
57th 3rd Called Session
HB 19 Author: Miller, William H.
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "Memorial Villages Water Authority".