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Legislation authored by George Byron Butler

Includes legislation with George Byron Butler as the primary author for the 43rd through 44th 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.

44th Regular Session
HB 230 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to appropriating the sum of Eleven Hundred Dollars' ($1100), or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any moneys in the General Revenue Fund of the State, not otherwise appropriated, for the purpose of hiring two (2) additional stenographers for the Governor's Office, together with necessary materials etc., such as appropriation to last throughout the current biennium, ending August 31, 1935.
HB 262 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to regulating the sale of insecticides and fungicides, prohibiting their adulteration, misbranding, or misrepresentation, providing for the collection and analysis of samples, the expenses of the enforcement of the law, fixing penalties for its violation.
HB 263 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the collection and apportionment of motor vehicle license fees; providing for the distribution and apportionment of such fees as between the State, counties and cities or towns in such counties.
HB 323 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to authorizing and empowering the individual members of the Board of Insurance Commissioners, and the board, to assess penalties for the violation of the insurance laws of this State and orders made pursuant thereto.
HB 333 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to local mutual aid associations, so as to enlarge the territory to which the operations of such associations in the writing of business shall be confined.
HB 603 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to withdrawing all forest lands from the market and providing for a system of State forest lands, management and control thereof, and defining forest lands.
HB 792 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to subjecting to taxation for school purposes certain land in Brazos County, Texas, owned by the State of Texas heretofore set aside to the Agricultural and Mechanical College.
HB 905 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to investing the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College, branch of the University of Texas, with the management and control of lands heretofore and hereafter granted to such College.
HB 943 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to providing for a rural school supervisor, prescribing qualifications and duties of said rural school supervisor, providing for the payment of the salary of said rural school supervisor in certain counties.
44th 3rd Called Session
HB 52 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas to lease lands belonging to the State Experimental Stations for oil and/or gas and/or sulphur development, prescribing the duties and powers of said Board in regard to such leases, prescribing the mode and manner of sale of said oil and gas and/or sulphur leases on said land and making an appropriation to defray the expenses of the Board in executing the provisions of this law.
43rd Regular Session
HB 584 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the State Forester, under the general supervision of the board of directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College, to cooperate and execute agreements with the Federal Forest Service, other Federal agencies and timber land owners, involving cooperative forest protection and development projects when such action is required by Federal statute or policy.
HB 586 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the governing boards of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas and other certain colleges to retain control of fees and other local institutional income collected at said schools; defining such fees and local institutional income; providing for depository banks, where said funds shall be deposited.
HB 774 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to providing for the assessment and collection of ad valorem taxes on property belonging to Joint Stock Land Banks located in this State; providing for the levying and collecting of ad valorem taxes on the shares of stock of Joint Stock Land Banks located in this State.
HB 832 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating the Texas Athletic Commission, which shall have sole jurisdiction over all ring exhibitions in the State, said Commission to consist of three members, appointed by the Governor, and fixing the terms of office at two years.
43rd 1st Called Session
HB 126 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to establishing the office of county superintendent of public instruction, and providing that the commissioners court of every county which has three thousand (3,000) scholastic population or more, as shown by the preceding scholastic census, shall, at the next general election after 1934, and likewise each four years thereafter, provide for the election of a county superintendent of public instruction to serve for a term of four (4) years.
HB 139 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the temporary board of directors of the Brazos River Conservation and Reclamation district, as constituted in accordance with the provisions of certain Act, insofar as practicable to accomplish the declared purposes of said Act.
HB 185 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to validating, ratifying, approving, confirming, and declaring enforceable all levies and assessments of ad valorem taxes heretofore made by independent school districts in this State in certain counties.
43rd 2nd Called Session
HB 117 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to fixing the tuition to be collected from students registered in schools of collegiate rank supported in whole or in part by appropriations of public funds from the State Treasury.
HB 128 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to establishing the office of county superintendent of public instruction, and providing that the commissioners court of every county which has three thousand (3,000) scholastic population or more, as shown by the preceding scholastic census, shall, at the next General Election after 1934, and likewise each four years thereafter, providing for the election of a county superintendent of public instruction to serve for a term of four years.
HB 137 Author: Butler, George Byron | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing a basis for salaries for services in summer schools at certain State-supported institutions of higher learning and repealing certain provisions for the collection of certain matriculation and tuition fees from students of summer schools in certain State-supported institutions of higher learning.
HB 157 Author: Butler, George Byron
Caption: Relating to changing the open season on dove and quail to open November 15th to January 16th, inclusive, in Brazos County, Texas.