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Legislation authored by Dudley Wilkes Peterson

Includes legislation with Dudley Wilkes Peterson as the primary author for the 51st through 52nd Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.

52nd Regular Session
HB 57 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to providing for County Juvenile Boards in counties having a population of more than one hundred and ten thousand (110,000) inhabitants and less than one hundred and twenty-five thousand, five hundred (125,500) inhabitants; providing that this act shall be cumulative.
HB 160 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes relative to liability of railroads for damages sustained in consequence of act prohibited, or omitting act required to be done.
HB 251 Author: Peterson, Dudley W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for validating the appointment of guardians heretofore appointed upon citations or notices not directed to the sheriff or any constable of the county in which proceedings are instituted but conforming to the other requirements of Article 4114 of Title 69 of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, Revision of 1925, both before and after the Amendment of 1941; providing that this Act shall not apply in certain cases.
HB 279 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to granting all counties, and municipal authorities, of all cities, bordering on the Coast of the Gulf of Mexico, power and authority to cooperate with and contract with the United States of America or with any agency thereof, for grants, loans or advancements to carry out any of the powers or to further any of the purposes set forth in Title 118 of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas and to receive and use said moneys for such purposes.
HB 332 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court in all counties having a population of not less than one hundred and twelve thousand, one hundred and twenty-six (112,126), and not more than one hundred and twelve thousand, three hundred and twenty-six (112,326) inhabitants according to the last preceding Federal Census, to purchase automobiles, and to provide for maintenance of same and traveling expenses, all to be paid for out of Road and Bridge Fund, said automobiles to be used by the County Road Commissioners in the discharge of their official business.
HB 621 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to requiring Conservation and Reclamation Districts and other public districts and bodies politic, created for the purpose of conservation and development of the natural resources of this State, including the controlling, storing, preservation and distribution of its storm and flood waters, the waters of its rivers and streams for irrigation, power and all other useful purposes, before the commencement of construction of any works, to secure the written approval of their plans by the State Highway Engineer under certain conditions.
51st Regular Session
HB 81 Author: Peterson, Dudley W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the payment to precinct officers who are placed on a salary basis, a maximum salary of twenty-five percent (25%) more than the maximum allowed such officers under laws existing August 24, 1935.
HB 383 Author: Peterson, Dudley W. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing counties having a population of eighty thousand (80,000) and less than one hundred fifty thousand (150,000) purchasing and furnishing to Juvenile Officers an automobile, together with an allowance for the expense of operating the same; providing all things necessary and incident to the main purpose of this Act; providing a repealing clause and a saving clause.
HB 681 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, declaring and confirming the authority of directors of corporations to pay pensions and to adopt and to amend and to discontinue pension plans, including but not limited to, the power to contract with insurance carriers with reference thereto, and the power to establish pensions trusts.
HB 748 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to the length of term of oil and gas lease in certain cases.
HB 813 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to providing for compensation of counsel appointed pursuant to law to defend persons in criminal cases.
HB 988 Author: Peterson, Dudley W.
Caption: Relating to validating, ratifying, approving and confirming certain proceedings and bonds heretofore had or authorized by cities for the construction and equipment of a municipal garage and for the construction of a municipal public park band shell, either or both.