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Legislation authored by Oscar Eli Cannon

Includes legislation with Oscar Eli Cannon as the primary author for the 50th through 51st Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

51st Regular Session
HB 47 Author: Cannon, Oscar E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating a Criminal District Court for the Counties of Nueces, Kleberg and Kenedy, and to prescribing the jurisdiction thereof as a Criminal Court; and to repeal all laws and parts of laws in conflict.
HB 165 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing an election for the purpose of creating a County-wide School Equalization Fund in certain counties; providing a savings clause and repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith; providing a saving clause; repealing all laws in conflict.
HB 283 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "Lower Nueces River Water Supply District."
HB 318 Author: Cannon, Oscar E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act by adding a section, providing that it shall be lawful to take shrimp from certain territorial waters under certain conditions outside of and exclusive of inland bays and waters.
HB 442 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to providing for a Board of Park Commissioners for the equipping, operation and maintenance of public parks owned by certain counties, and providing for the delegation by those counties to such board of control of such parks
HB 450 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to the service of the Board of Trustees after consolidation of certain Independent School Districts; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith to the extent of the conflict; providing said Act shall be cumulative of other existing laws relative to the consolidation of independent school districts.
HB 451 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to validating, based on a previous Act, the addition of territory to certain junior college districts.
HB 470 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to validating annexation proceedings in cities operating under the General Laws of Texas, having a certain population; providing this Act shall not apply to any city now involved in litigation or in which the annexation of territory to such city is attack in litigation withing forty-five (45) days after the effective date of this Act; providing a saving clause.
HB 542 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to providing that in counties of more than ninety-thousand (90,000) inhabitants and less than one hundred and fifty thousand (150,000) inhabitants according to the last preceding or any future Federal Census and having an assessed valuation on property for ad valorem tax purposes of more than One Hundred and Twenty-Five Million Dollars ($125,000,000) that the Commissioners Court shall fix the salaries of the commissioners of drainage districts; providing a severability clause.
HB 543 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing Commissioners Courts to purchase, build, or construct buildings and other permanent improvements to be used for annual exhibits of horticultural and agricultural products, and/or livestock and mineral products of the county, and providing for the location and payment therefor.
HB 665 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioner of the General Land Office to issue permits for geological, geophysical and other surveys and investigations of areas within tidewater limits which are not subject to valid subsisting oil or gas leases; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict; providing that if any part of the Act is held invalid, the validity of the other provisions hereof shall not be affected.
HB 674 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to preserving the faith and credit of the State and its agency the City of Corpus Christi, Texas, to which State General Fund Ad Valorem Taxes have been donated or granted; enacting other matters related to the subject.
HB 746 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous act, concerning the removal of disabilities of minors so as to provide that minors above the age of eighteen (18) years, who are members of the Armed Forces of the United States who have their disabilities of minority removed under certain conditions; providing that this Act shall be cumulative.
HB 805 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing Commissioners Courts to purchase sites and construct office buildings, jails and agriculture buildings in certain counties; providing this Act shall be cumulative; and providing this Act shall be severable.
HB 840 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for branding of animals affected with Bang's Disease, providing it shall not be necessary to brand pure bred registered cattle permanently marked or identified; providing a penalty.
HB 841 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to validating, ratifying, confirming and legalizing all proceedings had by counties in the State of Texas having a population of not more than one hundred thousand (100,000), according to the preceding Federal Census, and declaring to be negotiable instruments certain county warrants heretofore issued under the provisions of Article 2368a, and all renewals and refundings thereof; prescribing a severability clause.
HB 895 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of Nueces County, Texas, to issue bonds to refund Road and Bridge Warrants outstanding at the time this Act becomes effective.
HB 896 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing all incorporated cities of more than fifty thousand (50,000) population, according to the last preceding Federal Census, owning gas distribution systems, to issue revenue bonds to acquire certain public buildings and the necessary sites therefor; providing this Act shall be cumulative of other laws but shall prevail over other laws in conflict; containing a saving clause.
HB 914 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "Jim Wells-Duval Counties Conservation And Reclamation District"; providing that if any provision of this Act shall be held to be unconstitutional, the validity of any other provision thereof shall not be affected.
HB 966 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, creating the 105th Judicial District and the 105th District Court for the counties of Nueces, Kleberg, and Kenedy; providing a savings clause; repealing conflict laws and making this Act cumulative of other laws.
51st 1st Called Session
HB 71 Author: Cannon, Oscar E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for the approval of the County Commissioners' Court to the appointment of members of the Board of Park Commissioners; providing that this act be cumulative of all other laws but shall take precedence in event of conflict with other laws; providing a severability clause.
HB 72 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for the appointment of a bailiff and probation officer by the District Judge of the 105th Judicial District for Nueces County in said District.
50th Regular Session
HB 114 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to appropriating Two Thousand Six Hundred Sixty-six Dollars and Sixty-six Cents ($2,666.66) out of the General Revenue to pay the salary of the District Attorney of the Twenty-eighth Judicial District for the term beginning January 1, 1947, and ending August 31, 1947.
HB 240 Author: Cannon, Oscar E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation out of the State Highway Fund for the operation of the Texas Highway Patrol Division of the Department of Public Safety.
HB 476 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to granting to certain corporation courts additional jurisdiction in certain traffic violation cases; providing that if any section, subdivision, or clause of the Act be held invalid the decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of the Act.
HB 479 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, relating to the acquisition of and payment for causeways and bridges by certain counties in Texas so as to eliminate certain restrictions as to the location of such causeways and bridges.
HB 524 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to providing for more equitable salaries for elective county superintendents of public instruction in certain populous rural counties; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
HB 615 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for a Law Library Fund in certain Counties.
HB 692 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, so as to provide that from and after the effective date of this amendment the salaries of certain county officers named, in counties having a certain population, and an assessed valuation in excess of Twenty Million Dollars ($20,000,000), may be increased one percent (1%) for each One Million Dollar ($1,000,000) valuation or fractional part thereof in excess of said Twenty Million Dollar ($20,000,000) valuation, over and above the maximum amount allowed such officers under laws existing on August 24, 1935.
HB 693 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act which provides for the appointment of an assignment for the District Courts in certain Counties; providing that the District Judges in any County having two (2) or more District Courts with civil jurisdiction may appoint an assignment clerk, providing for the salary for such assignment clerk, the term of his office and the conditions of his appointment.
HB 694 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, to establish among other things the terms of the District Courts for the 28th Judicial District, 117th Judicial District and 94th Judicial District; providing for the administration of the business of said Courts, providing for the election of special judges in the case of absence, sickness or inability of the regular judges to act and preside in the District Courts of Nueces County with civil jurisdiction; providing the effective date of said Act; repealing all laws in conflict.
HB 743 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to creating the appointive office of assistant to the County Judge in certain counties; and to creating the office of Secretary to the County Judge in such counties.
HB 784 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation to pay the unpaid balance of the Court costs in Cause No. 20,707-B, State of Texas vs. Alberto Balli, et al., in the 117th District Court of Nueces County, Texas.
HB 835 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing certain counties to construct, acquire, improve, operate and maintain causeways, bridges, tunnels, or combinations thereof, in, over, through or under the waters of the Gulf of Mexico or any bay or inlet opening thereinto; repealing all laws in conflict herewith to the extent of the conflict; providing a saving clause.
HB 863 Author: Cannon, Oscar E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing and providing a method for the Commissioner of the General Land Office to lease to the Port Aransas Yacht Club certain lands on Mustang Island in Nueces County, Texas, constituting a part of what is known as Turtle Cove, and prescribing the terms and conditions of said lease.