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Legislation authored by Maurice Hood Dowell

Includes legislation with Maurice Hood Dowell as the primary author for the 42nd through 46th 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 30th.

46th Regular Session
HB 163 Caption: Relating to declaring a State Policy regarding the activities of the various agricultural agencies of the State, especially as they affect cotton, peanuts and sweet potato products; providing for research laboratories; making an appropriation.
HB 507 Caption: Relating to prohibiting persons who may purchase municipal bonds, or persons who are connected with any firm or corporation which may purchase such bonds from holding any elective city office.
HB 511 Caption: Relating to prohibiting the purchases of certain agricultural products unless accompanied by an affidavit from the vendor as to the property on which products were growing, fixing a penalty.
HB 512 Caption: Relating to prohibiting certain public exhibition or contests by inmates of the State Penitentiary, providing certain exemptions.
HJR 7 Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to retain the Bill of Rights of the present constitution and give the voters of the State of Texas the right to choose or reject an article or section of the present constitution of the State of Texas.
42nd Regular Session
HB 631 Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes by providing that all civil officers of this State and of the United States, other than first and second class postmasters, shall be exempt from jury service.
HB 799 Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relating to the appointment of State Service Officer.
HB 925 Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to hunt, take or kill any wild turkey, wild quail or wild dove in Caldwell County for a period of three years, fixing a penalty.
HB 1032 Caption: Relating to making it a misdemeanor for any member of a commissioners' court to vote for the making of any contract on behalf of the county without first submitting such proposed contract to competitive bids as required by law; fixing penalties.
HJR 40 Caption: Proposing an amendment providing for a convention to frame a constitution for the State of Texas.
42nd 3rd Called Session
HB 63 Caption: Relating to repealing certain Act relating to the compensation of District Attorneys in certain districts.