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Legislation authored by Lon E. Alsup

Includes legislation with Lon E. Alsup as the primary author for the 42nd through 47th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.
Please note author information is not complete for the 43rd through 45th Legislatures or for sessions prior to the 34th.

47th Regular Session
HB 1 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of the sum of Three Hundred and Fifty Thousand Dollars ($350,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to pay the contingent expenses, and to pay the mileage and per diem of members and the per diem of officers and employees of the Regular Session of the Forty-seventh Legislature, and to pay any unpaid accounts or expenses of the Forty-sixth Legislature.
HB 4 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to repealing all local or special laws regulating the taking, possession, or sale of fur-bearing animals in so far as they apply to Panola County, Texas.
HB 11 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes relative to payment of persons holding elections of local school trustees.
HB 12 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain act of the General and Special Laws relative to sale of minnows from Panola County streams.
HB 19 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the General and Special Laws relative to the operation of vehicles on public highways; providing nothing herein shall be construed as authorizing increase in size or dimensions of commercial motor vehicles as now provided by law.
HB 26 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending the General and Special Laws relative to license plates for trucks owned and operated by farmers.
HB 36 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making it the duty of the Game, Fish, and Oyster Commission to provide open season, bag limits and other regulations governing the taking of wild birds, mammals, and fresh water fish; providing certain penalties and the effective date of this Act.
HB 88 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the General and Special Laws relative to defining "Commercial Motor Vehicle"; prescribing license fees for the registration of road tractors, trailers or semi-trailers, and motor busses.
HB 151 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to defining the jurisdiction of the County Court of Panola County and diminishing its civil jurisdiction; providing that the District Court of Panola County shall have jurisdiction in all civil matters over which by law the County Court would have jurisdiction; providing for the transfer of civil causes from the County Court to the District Court of Panola County.
HB 176 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing for the establishment of a vending stand in the Capitol Building for promoting the training and establishment of blind persons as operators of vending stands.
HB 231 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the prevention of sabotage; providing that certain unlawful entries on, injuries to, and interference with property shall constitute a felony; authorizing the closing of streets on highways in the interest of national safety; providing certain penalties.
HB 232 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to regulating the manufacture, sale, distribution, use and possession of explosives.
HB 233 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making certain appropriations from the General Revenue Fund for the purpose of promoting public school interests and assisting local districts in the teaching of vocational agriculture, home economics, trades and industries, vocational rehabilitation, and rehabilitation for crippled children according to the Federal laws governing vocational education.
HB 270 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes relative to protective agriculture.
HB 284 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making a certain appropriation during a certain period of time for the purpose of promoting public school interest and equalizing the educational opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age within the State; providing for the allotment and expenditure of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction and the Joint Legislative Advisory Committee relating to the administration of this Act.
HB 377 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making it a misdemeanor and imposing a fine for obstructing or to willfully keep radio programs from being clearly brought in over Radios.
HB 380 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making a certain appropriations for the month of March, April, and May of 1941 to defray the expenses of the State Department of Public Welfare incurred in connection with the distribution of surplus commodities, the investigation and certification of clients to Works Progress Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps, and National Youth Administration, the administration and liquidation of federal programs in Texas.
HB 591 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to designating this Act as the "Anti-Loss Leader Act"; defining "cost to the retailer"; providing for a mark-up to cover cartage costs of certain amounts; providing for penalties.
HB 648 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of the sum of Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($200,000) or as much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to pay the contingent expenses, and to pay the mileage and per diem of members and the per diem of officers and employees of the Regular Session of the Forty-seventh Legislature.
HB 652 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to empowering the Commissioners Court to fix the salary of county officers in certain counties.
HB 676 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes by fixing maximum charges to be paid by candidates for State Senator or State Representative, or Chief Justice, or Associate Justice of a Court of Civil Appeals, or for Representative in Congress, or for any other district office upon application to have name placed on primary ballot.
HB 678 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to requiring the Comptroller of Public Accounts to collect all State occupation taxes levied; authorizing Comptroller of Public Accounts to make and publish rules and regulation; providing civil penalties for violation of such rules and regulations.
HB 679 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes relating to the system of bookkeeping, ledgers, and accounts as may be necessary to show the sources of the State's revenues and the purposes for which expenditures are made.
HB 904 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of a certain amount, or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to pay the contingent expense, and to pay the mileage and per diem of officers and employees of the Regular Session of the Forty-Seventh Legislature.
HB 912 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to creating a Legislative Investigating Committee of five (5) members, three (3) from the House and two (2) from the Senate for the purpose of investigating the expenditure of State and local monies received by School Districts; describing the duties of said Committee.
HB 1005 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation to supplement Transportation Aid.
HB 1059 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act by providing the effective date for making grants of aid and assistance to the needy blind and for destitute dependent children.
HB 1066 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making certain appropriation to pay the contingent expense, and to pay the mileage and per diem of members and the per diem of officers and employees of the Regular Session of the Forty-seventh Legislature.
HJR 40 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Legislature to provide for the relief of all persons or families in dependent and needy circumstances.
47th 1st Called Session
HB 38 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending and repealing a certain Act to read that to no money herein appropriated shall be spend for the purchase of passenger cars/automobiles in excess of Eight Hundred Fifty ($850.00) Dollars.
46th Regular Session
HB 4 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the creation and operation of mutual assessment life insurance associations and mutual assessment health and accident insurance associations, both statewide and local.
HB 15 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the creation of the State Department of Public Welfare.
HB 132 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful for attorneys, etc to charge a fee or solicit contributions for any services that they might render to obtain benefits for any person in Social Security program as it applies to old age assistance, blind, dependent child, or child welfare service, with respect to applications before the State department; prescribing a penalty.
HB 133 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to requiring any person hunting any quail outside of the county of his residence, upon the private lands of another person in Erath, Hood, and Panola Counties, to first obtain and have in his possession a written permit.
HB 134 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the setting of any steel trap, snare, or deadfall in Panola County for the purpose of taking any fur-bearing animals for a period of two (2) years; providing a penalty for violation of this Act.
HB 401 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting any institution of higher learning supported in whole or in part by State funds to require as a prerequisites for certain degrees any foreign language and or any mathematics with certain exception.
HB 576 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing that the Commissioners' Courts in certain counties shall have authority to fix salaries of county officials.
HB 678 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to granting the owner or operator of any oil or gas well which produces salt water or waters containing minerals the right to return to said waters to any horizon from which such salt water or waters have been produced or which previously produced salt water or waters containing minerals in an appreciable degree; prescribing a penalty therefor.
HB 863 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making provisions in certain independent school districts in this State, for an election to determine tax rate to be levied for payment of bonds and interest thereon.
HB 926 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to appropriating the sum of Nine Hundred Seventy-seven Thousand, Three Hundred Thirty-two ($977,332.00) Dollars per year, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the next biennium beginning September 1, 1939, and ending August 31, 1941, from the General Revenue Fund for the purpose of promoting public school interests, etc.
HB 933 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making certain appropriation for the biennium beginning September 1, 1939 and ending August 31, 1941 for the purpose of promoting public school interest and equalizing the educational opportunities afforded by the State to all children of scholastic age within the State.
HB 1038 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making certain appropriation for the administration expenses of the Texas Relief Commission, incurred in connection with the distribution of surplus commodities and the investigation and certification of clients to Works Progress Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps and National Youth administration.
HB 1089 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act to more adequately define the powers of the Governor of Texas in appointing the members of the State Commission for the Blind.
HB 1097 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of the sum of Seventy-five Thousand Dollars ($75,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to pay the contingent expenses and per diem of members.
HB 1126 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of the sum of Seventy-five Thousand Dollars ($75,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to pay the contingent expenses and per diem of members.
HB 1129 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to making certain appropriations out of monies in the Texas Old Age Assistance Fund for the use of the Texas Old Age Assistance Commission in paying administrative expenses for the remainder of the biennium ending August 31, 1939.
HB 1138 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to suspending the operation of the provisions of Senate Bill No. 9, Acts of the 46th Legislature, Regular Session, 1939.
HJR 17 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment combining the offices of County Clerk and County Treasurer.
45th Regular Session
HB 55 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the payment of salaries of the County Board of Trustees out of the State and County Available School Fund.
HB 56 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing for the amount that may be allowed by County Boards of Trustees to the County Superintendents of Public Instruction for expenditures for office and traveling expenses in certain counties according to the last preceding Federal Census.
HB 112 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the erection of a State Office Building, making an appropriation thereof.
HB 210 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing and requiring the Board of Regents or the Governing Body of each State Institution of Higher Learning in the State of Texas to provide a State Book Depository for students enrolled in each Institution beginning September, 1937.
HB 420 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing Workmen's Compensation for State employees.
HB 573 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating "The Public Assistance Service" for the needy blind; defining persons considered blind and eligible for relief.
HB 736 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing that any person, firm, corporation or association of persons engaging in the occupation of cleaning and/or pressing clothing or other materials, and any person, firm, corporation or association of persons engaged in the business of printing, who shall transact or solicit business in this State shall maintain a business establishment within the State; providing a penalty for violation of the provisions of this Act.
HJR 24 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas, amending Article XVI, Section 61, providing for the abolishing of the salary method of compensating all District, County and Precinct officers of this State, and further providing that the Legislature may prescribe laws for compensating all District, County and Precinct officers on a fee basis.
HJR 26 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to Article III of the Constitution of the State of Texas, providing that the Legislature shall have the power to provide, under such limitations and restrictions as may be deemed by the Legislature expedient for assistance to the blind and for aid to dependent children and for the payment of same not to exceed Fifteen Dollars per month each to actual bona fide citizens of Texas and providing that the requirements for the length of time of actual residence in Texas shall never be less than five years during the nine years immediately preceding the application for such assistance to the blind and continuously for one year immediately preceding such application and providing that the Legislature may impose such requirements as may be found expedient in cases of aid to dependent children.
HJR 26 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to Article III of the Constitution of the State of Texas, providing that the Legislature shall have the power to provide, under such limitations and restrictions as may be deemed by the Legislature expedient for assistance to the blind and for aid to dependent children and for the payment of same not to exceed Fifteen Dollars per month each to actual bona fide citizens of Texas and providing that the requirements for the length of time of actual residence in Texas shall never be less than five years during the nine years immediately preceding the application for such assistance to the blind and continuously for one year immediately preceding such application and providing that the Legislature may impose such requirements as may be found expedient in cases of aid to dependent children.
45th 2nd Called Session
HB 117 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Act promoting public school interest by providing an additional One Million ($1,000,000.00) Dollars for transportation aid.
44th Regular Session
HB 26 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the taking of minnows for purpose of sale from certain waters of Panola, Wise, Collin and Comal Counties; providing a penalty.
HB 27 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing and requiring the governing board of The University of Texas, the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas, the State Teachers Colleges, the College of Arts and Industries and the College of Industrial Arts at Denton to establish and maintain at each institution under the control of such board a bookstore.
HB 118 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to placing the Texas State Highway Commission under the provisions of the Workmen's Compensation Law.
HB 119 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing for the payment of salaries of the county board of trustees out of the State and County Available School Fund.
HB 120 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to payment of persons holding elections of local school trustees.
HB 141 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to declaring it to be the policy of the State to provide for the standardization of tomatoes as a protection to grower, shipper, carrier, receiver, and consumer.
HB 231 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to fixing the salary of the official shorthand reporter in each judicial district of this State, either civil or criminal, in this State.
HB 259 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to abolishing the office of district attorney for the One Hundred and Twenty-third Judicial District; and providing the effective date of this Act.
HB 483 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing and imposing an occupation or excise tax of five (5) cents on each gallon of motor fuel or fractional part thereof, such tax to be paid upon the first sale, distribution, or use of motor fuel in this State.
HB 934 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to levying an additional tax of fifty cents per barrel on all beer imported into this State from any other State or foreign country for sale, handling, use consumption, or distribution in the State of Texas; fixing penalties.
HJR 23 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution authorizing the Legislature to provide for Workmen's Compensation insurance for employees of the State Highway Department and other State employees, and authorizing the Legislature to provide for the payment of premiums on such policies of insurance.
HJR 50 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing amendments to Article III of the Constitution of the State of Texas by adding to Section 48 thereof a provision authorizing the levying of taxes for State highway purposes, and by adding to Section 49 of said Article III a provision enabling the Legislature to provide for the extension of the credit of the State for the purpose of purchasing, exchanging, refunding, assuming and/or discharging obligations at not exceeding par and accrued interest (not in default) made by counties and defined road districts in the construction of a system of State highways by means of a tax on gasoline and all other motor fuels or other sources of motor power.
44th 1st Called Session
HB 71 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for a fifty cent tax per barrel on confiscated oil.
HB 88 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing and imposing an occupation or excise tax of five (5) cents on each gallon of motor fuel, or fractional part thereof, such tax to accrue and be paid upon the first sale in Texas, as herein provided.
HB 89 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to taking over, acquiring, and/or purchasing and retaining the interest and equities of counties and defined road districts in and to all roads and highways therein, including streets and avenues in cities and towns where such streets and avenues form integral parts of designated State highways.
44th 2nd Called Session
HB 88 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing that the exemption certificates for the poll tax shall be secured before the 1st day of February.
44th 3rd Called Session
HB 65 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing for the amount that may be allowed by County Boards of Trustees to the County Superintendents of Public Instruction for expenditures for office and traveling expenses in certain counties according to the last preceding Federal Census.
43rd Regular Session
HB 28 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute so as to provide that persons who desire to marry shall procure from the County Clerk a license directed to all persons authorized by law to celebrate the rites of matrimony, and that said license shall be sufficient to celebrate such marriage.
HB 49 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute regulating the testing of automobile lights, and operation of motor vehicles, tractors, motorcycles and bicycles in Texas.
HB 60 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the taking of fur-bearing animals in certain counties.
HB 121 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing for an open season or period of time when it shall be lawful to take or kill squirrel in certain counties; providing penalties for the violation thereof; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict therewith.
HB 148 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to declaring it unlawful to take any game bird or game animal at any time other than during the open season; prohibiting the taking or possession of any game bird or game animal in excess of the bag limit; defining open seasons and bag limits; providing a suitable penalty; repealing all laws in conflict with this Act.
HB 298 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the farming industry.
HB 306 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to abolishing the office of the district attorneys in and for the One Hundred Twenty-third Judicial District and providing that the county attorneys in the neighboring counties composing the One Hundred Twenty-third Judicial District shall perform all the duties required by law to be performed by its district attorneys and shall perform all the duties required by law to be performed by its district attorneys and shall receive such fees as may now and hereafter by provided by law and fix a maximum fee therefor.
HB 461 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the collection of delinquent taxes, and providing for the collection of said taxes and for the installation of a tax or plat system; authorizing the Comptroller and commissioners court to employ competent persons to collect delinquent taxes and install a tax or plat system.
HB 547 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to regulating and fixing the season in which wild mourning doves, wild white winged doves, wild quail, and wild Mexican pheasants may be taken and killed.
HB 627 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the regulation of pharmacies and the sale of drugs so as to prohibit the sale of food, jewelry, hardware, tobaccos, and all other articles of commerce, except drugs and medicines, having a therapeutic value.
HB 854 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing for an open season or period of time when it shall be lawful to take or kill wild quail in certain counties; providing penalties for the violation thereof.
HB 936 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to take, sell, or barter, or to offer to sell, or barter, any minnows from the fresh waters of Panola County; providing a penalty for the violation of this Act.
HJR 4 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing Amendments to Section 20, of Article V, and Section 44, of Article XVI, of the Constitution of Texas, combining the offices of county clerk and county treasurer; providing the time for its submission tot he voters of the State of Texas as required by the Constitution, and making an appropriation therefor.
43rd 1st Called Session
HB 164 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to fixing the salaries and compensation of county commissioners in counties with a population of not less than 24,060, nor more than 24,100, according to the last Federal Census, according to the last Federal Census, and providing for the manner and the fund from which said salaries shall be paid.
43rd 2nd Called Session
HB 56 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to repealing certain Act relating to the killing of quail in certain counties.
43rd 4th Called Session
HB 6 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to releasing the interest and penalties on certain delinquent ad valorem and poll taxes.
HB 13 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing and directing the Texas State Highway Commission to lease the right of ways along the State highways for advertising purposes, and directing the State Highway Commission to prescribe rules and regulations governing the leasing of those right of ways, and directing the State Highway Commission to prescribe rules and regulations for the erection and maintenance of signs on the highways.
42nd Regular Session
HB 242 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to providing for a Rural School Supervisor in certain counties in lieu of Teachers' Institutes.
HB 736 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to hunt or kill any wild turkey or wild deer in Panola County for a period of five years; fixing a penalty.
HB 907 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to fixing a period of time when it shall be lawful to take, hunt, and kill squirrels in Panola County; defining a misdemeanor and prescribing a penalty therefor.
HB 938 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to amending the Penal Code relative to the use of explosives and poisons in catching fish.
HJR 30 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Proposing an amendment relative to providing that under no apportionment shall any county be entitled to more than one Senator or more than four Representatives.
42nd 3rd Called Session
HB 26 Author: Alsup, Lon E.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the use of steel traps or any other mechanical device for the taking of fur-bearing animals in certain counties in this State; providing a penalty.
HB 90 Author: Alsup, Lon E. | et. al.
Caption: Relating to regulating and licensing all persons, firms or corporations engaged in the business of retailing, wholesaling, peddling or hawking eggs, poultry, fruit, vegetables or nuts.