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Legislation authored by John Henry Kirby

Includes legislation with John Henry Kirby as the primary author for the 34th through 40th 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.

40th Regular Session
HB 626 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to providing that any corporation formed under subdivisions 1, 2, and 3, of Chapter 1 of Title 32 of such Revised Statutes may elect all or part of its directors for terms of not exceeding three years.
33rd Regular Session
HB 168 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to regulating assignments, mortgages, powers of attorney to collect and other transfers of salary and wages.
HB 185 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to liens so as to enlarge the conditions under which by the performance of labor or service, liens my be acquired.
HB 282 Author: Kirby, John Henry | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing a more efficient road law for Harris County, conferring on the commissioners' court of Harris County control of all roads, bridges, drains, culverts and all works incident to same.
HB 497 Author: Kirby, John Henry | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes so as to make the salaries and wages of discharged employees immediately payable and authorizing suit thereon to enforce payment.
HB 547 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to amending General Laws of the Twenty-sixth Legislature, the same being an act providing the mode by which certain animals may be prevented from running at large in certain counties so as to include Harris County.
HB 687 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to requiring any person or corporation undertaking to lay out or plat any addition of land within the limits of an incorporated city of more than five-thousand inhabitants before filing said plan or plat to submit a true copy thereof to the mayor and governing body of said city for their approval before said addition shall be offered for sale, providing penalties.
HB 735 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes relating to banks and banking so as to eliminate from said article, foreign corporations other than national banks.
HB 736 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to amending the Revised Civil Statutes relating to banks and banking so as to read no foreign corporation, other than the national banks of the United States, shall be permitted to do a trust company or a business of banking.
HB 737 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to removing clouds from titles to land arising from claims for back taxes and authorizing the state Comptroller, or Tax Collector deputized by him, to issue certificates of the payment of back taxes.
HB 862 Author: Kirby, John Henry | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing for the removal of the remains of Major General John A. Wharton, to reinter such remains in the State Cemetery at Austin; erect a monument, and make an appropriation.
HB 886 Author: Kirby, John Henry | et. al.
Caption: Relating to providing the mode by which horses, mules, jacks, jennets and cattle may be prevented from running at large in subdivisions of Harris County.
33rd 1st Called Session
HB 3 Author: Kirby, John Henry
Caption: Relating to providing for the election of United States Senators by a direct vote of the people in accordance with the recent amendment to the Federal Constitution.