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Legislation authored by Sterling Whitfield Williams

Includes legislation with Sterling Whitfield Williams as the primary author for the 49th through 52nd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

52nd Regular Session
HB 71 Caption: Relating to creating the County Court at Law of Scurry County, Texas.
HB 293 Caption: Relating to diminishing the civil and criminal jurisdiction of the County Court of Dickens County, Texas, and to conform the jurisdiction of the district court of such County to such change; to preserve the jurisdiction and power of the County Court of Dickens County, Texas, over certain final judgments rendered prior to the passage of this Act.
HB 442 Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to take or kill wild quail or mourning doves for a period of three (3) years in Stonewall County, Texas; fixing penalty; providing a rule of evidence.
HB 568 Caption: Relating to amending certain Articles relative to the drilling of wells and preserving the record thereof.
HB 795 Caption: Relating to making an appropriation to the Judiciary Section Comptroller's Department in the sum of Seven Thousand Dollars ($7,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to pay the salaries and expenses of the District Judge and the District Attorney of the 132nd Judicial District from the effective date of Senate Bill 17, Acts of the Fifty-second Legislature, Regular Session, 1951, to the end of the fiscal year ending August 31, 1951.
51st Regular Session
HB 107 Caption: Relating to carrying out the provisions of H.J.R. No. 24, R.S. 50th Legislature, in regard to levying taxes by counties for construction of Farm-to-Market and Lateral Roads and for Flood Control, etc; providing that from and after January 1, 1951 no State ad valorem tax shall be levied upon any property within the State for general revenue purposes except as hereinafter provided.
HB 506 Caption: Relating to make it unlawful to take or kill wild quail for a period of three (3) years in Kent County, Texas; fixing penalty; providing a rule of evidence.
HB 507 Caption: Relating to make it unlawful to take or kill wild quail or mourning doves for a period of three (3) years in Stonewall County, Texas; fixing penalty; providing a rule of evidence.
HB 717 Caption: Relating to regulating the branding of meat cattle, horses, mules, asses, sheep and goats; providing a penalty for violation of any provision of this Act; repealing all other laws or parts of laws in conflict.
51st 1st Called Session
HB 51 Caption: Relating to make it unlawful to take or kill wild quail or mourning doves for a period of three (3) years in Kent County, Texas; fixing a penalty.
HB 53 Caption: Relating to make it unlawful to take or kill wild quail or mourning doves for a period of three (3) years in Stonewall County, Texas; fixing penalty; providing a rule of evidence.
HB 75 Caption: Relating to creating an additional Judicial District for Scurry and Borden Counties, Texas, giving preference to civil cases, to be known as the 135th Judicial district; making an appropriation; repealing all laws in conflict.
50th Regular Session
HB 59 Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, providing for application and appointment of a receiver for certain mineral interests when such interests refuse to join with others in a proposed plan of development found necessary to prevent waste or to protect correlative rights by the Railroad Commission of Texas; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 166 Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, to provide that license plates may be purchased and placed on vehicles beginning February 1st, in the event this date falls on Sunday they may be purchased beginning on February 2nd; providing a saving clause; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
HB 435 Caption: Relating to increasing the civil jurisdiction of the County Court of Kent County; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 473 Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to take or kill wild quail or mourning doves for a period of five (5) years in Borden County, Texas; fixing penalty.
HB 854 Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to take or kill wild quail for a period of one year in Kent County, Texas; fixing penalty.
49th Regular Session
HB 433 Caption: Relating to make it unlawful to take or kill wild quail or doves of any species for a period of three years in Garza County, Texas; fixing a penalty; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict.
HB 632 Caption: Relating to make it unlawful to take or kill wild quail or doves of any species for a period of five (5) years in Borden County, Texas; fixing a penalty.
HJR 47 Caption: Proposing an amendment authorizing an additional annual ad valorem tax to be levied and collected by counties for the payment of bounties on predatory animals killed or destroyed therein.