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Legislation authored by Walter Tynan

Includes legislation with Walter Tynan as the primary author for the 34th through 52nd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not complete for the 43rd through 45th Legislatures or for sessions prior to the 34th.

52nd Regular Session
SB 40 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts to authorize cities and towns, including home rule cities, which heretofore have issued or hereafter may issue original bonds or refunding bonds payable from revenues of electric light and power systems, gas systems, water systems, sewer systems, or any combination of such systems, to issue additional bonds payable from such revenues for purposes of improving and extending such systems.
SB 41 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles relating to contingency reserves of mutual, level premium, legal reserve life insurance companies; giving to the Board of Insurance Commissioners authority to issue appropriate orders under this Act.
SB 51 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing that no pension or retirement benefit plan or system for employees of any Texas municipality, whether provided for by General of special law, city charter, or city ordinance, shall apply to employees of any Board of Trustees created or appointed in pursuance of Article 1115, Revised Statutes, or any similar law.
SB 66 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes to provide that the first three Articles of Chapter 1, Title 22, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, shall not apply to refunding bonds issued, or to be issued, for the refunding of any valid outstanding bonds of a county, city, or town, nor to any bond issue for a sum less than Two Thousand ($2,000.00) Dollars, when issued for the purpose of repairing buildings or structures for the building of which bonds are allowed to be issued.
SB 67 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relating to firemen's and policemen's civil service in cities over 10,000; providing that when the Commission shall have adopted rules or regulations by majority vote shall have caused same to be reduced to writing, typewriting or printed and deposited in the office of Director of Civil Service, such rules and regulations shall be deemed to be sufficiently published and promulgated.
SB 78 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts providing for additional compensation of Judges of District Courts and Criminal District Courts in counties having a population of not less than one hundred fifty-nine thousand (159,000) nor more than six hundred thousand (600,000) inhabitants.
SB 129 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes relating to pensions for policemen, firemen and fire alarm operators in certain cities.
SB 130 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure so as to provide for disqualification of sureties in misdemeanor cases where they have been in default theretofore.
SB 148 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to creating an additional criminal district court for the County of Bexar; and to provide for the jurisdiction and organization of said court and the procedure to be used in said court; to provide the transferring and docketing of cases; and to provide for the appointment and election, qualification, jurisdiction, duties, powers and compensation of the judge of said court.
SB 237 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing that the Commissioners Court of any County in the State may enter into contracts for the accomplishment of plans and programs for flood control and soil conservation with certain agencies, and such agencies, districts and municipal corporations may be divided between the parties or delegated to either the County or to one or more of said agencies, districts, and municipal corporations for a specified period or until certain plans for programs are accomplished.
SB 353 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing for the clearance of slum and blighted areas for development or redevelopment in accordance with plans approved by the governing body of cities or towns.
SB 358 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes providing for the number of Deputy Constables which may be appointed in certain Justice Precincts of the State of Texas, and in certain counties thereof, where said Justice Precincts shall obtain cities of certain populations.
SB 396 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relative to Dentistry; providing for the revocation, cancellation or suspension of licenses issued by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners.
SB 433 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending the Bexar County Road and Bridge Law by authorizing the Commissioners Court of Bexar County within their discretion to fix the salary of the County Engineer.
SB 434 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Texas State Board of Examiners in the Basic Sciences out of its own Fund, designated as the Basic Sciences Examination Fund 220, for operating expenses from April 28, 1951 to August 31, 1951, both dates inclusive.
SB 438 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain cities to issue revenue bonds for the purpose of purchasing or constructing sewage disposal facilities.
SB 442 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to authorizing board of trustees of rural high school districts in counties, or subject to the jurisdiction of counties, having a population of three hundred fifty thousand (350,000) or more inhabitants, to have and appoint an assessor-collector of taxes for their district and such deputy tax assessor-collectors as it deems necessary.
SB 443 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes pertaining to salaries of the County Board of School Trustees in certain counties.
SB 453 Author: Tynan, Walter | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes by defining and regulating the practice of dental hygiene, permitting such practice in schools, hospitals, State institutions and public health clinics, vesting regulatory power in the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners; providing penalties for violation and certain exceptions.
51st Regular Session
SB 63 Author: Tynan, Walter | et. al.
Caption: Relating to prescribe minimum educational standards and to establish a State Board of Examiners in the Basic Sciences; providing that if any section, part of a section, provision of this Act is held to be unconstitutional such holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this Act; providing for the non-repeal of existing medical licensure of law.
SB 64 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing for the establishment of a Medical Branch of The University of Texas in San Antonio or Bexar County, Texas; providing a saving clause; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict with this Act to the extent of such conflict only.
SB 69 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to pertaining to the sale of products produced by the Texas Prison System to the State of Texas, and its institutions; providing a severability clause.
SB 70 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, providing compensation for firemen and policemen in certain cities; and providing a penalty for city officials violating the provisions of this Act.
SB 155 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to declaring the floods in Bexar, Wilson, Karnes and Goliad Counties, Texas, to be public calamity; making existing state laws applicable to all contracts, receipts and disbursements and accounting for said public funds; suspending all laws in conflict.
SB 159 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to authorize the issuance of licenses to Nursing Attendants in this State by the Board of Nurse Examiners; providing a saving clause; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.
SB 318 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners' Court of Bexar County, Texas to appoint a Coliseum Advisory Board for the operation and maintenance of the project known as the Agricultural and Livestock Exhibition Buildings and grounds, which were heretofore received by said County from the City of San Antonio.
SB 410 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to create an additional Criminal District Court for the County of Bexar to be known as "Criminal District Court No. 2 of Bexar County" and to provide for the jurisdiction, and organization of, and procedure in said Court; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith, and to provide the date upon which this Act shall become effective; providing a savings clause.
SB 473 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to authorizing the State Board of Control to grant to the city of San Antonio an easement for sewerage purposes across certain land owned by the State of Texas and occupied by the San Antonio State Hospital.
SB 487 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing for an open season on fresh water fish in Medina Lake; providing a penalty; repealing all laws in conflict herewith to the extent of such conflict only.
51st 1st Called Session
SB 26 Author: Tynan, Walter | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorize the issuance of licenses to Technical Nurses in this State by a Board of Technical Nurse Examiners; defining terms; allowing certain exceptions; providing a saving clause; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.
50th Regular Session
SB 35 Author: Tynan, Walter | et. al.
Caption: Relating to establishing a State Board of Examiners in the Basic Sciences; providing penalties; providing that if any section, part or a section, or provision of this Act is held to be unconstitutional such holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this Act.
SB 36 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code of Texas so as to provid for compensation for firemen and policemen in certain cities; and providing a penalty for city officials violating the provisions of this Act.
SB 114 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing for the establishment of a Medical Branch of the University of Texas in San Antonio or Bexar County, Texas; making appropriations; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict with this Act to the extent of the conflict only; providing a saving clause.
SB 115 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to making in unlawful to practice medicine without a valid license duly registered in the District Clerk's office; repealing conflicting laws.
SB 122 Author: Tynan, Walter | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code by making it unlawful to operate a motor boat while under the influence of intoxicants, or with an open exhaust or in a reckless manner; providing a penalty.
SB 132 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for a six months limitations period for the enforcement in courts for claims for wages computed upon an hourly basis; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
SB 197 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, relative to mutual life insurance companies.
SB 198 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to declaring the floods in Bexar, Wilson, Karnes and Goliad Counties to be a public calamity; authorizing a donation and grant to the San Antonio River Canal and Conservancy District of one-half of the state ad valorem taxes collected in said counties; repealing all laws in conflict.
SB 383 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, by eliminating therefrom the requirement that independent candidates for nomination for city office be required to file a petition of five (5%) per cent of the entire vote cast in such city or town at the last general election; repealing all laws in conflict.
SB 388 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to validating proceedings heretofore taken by cities in Texas for the authorization of refunding bonds under specified conditions.
SB 415 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing that Scobey Fireproof Storage Company, a corporation, shall be authorized to establish, operate and maintain a foreign trade zone at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas.
SB 433 Author: Tynan, Walter
Caption: Relating to providing for the appointment and compensation of deputies, assistants, and employees, in all county and district offices except the District Attorney and the Criminal District Attorney, in counties having a population of more than three hundred thousand (300,000) inhabitants and less than five hundred thousand (500,000) inhabitants,