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Legislation authored by Don Adams

Includes legislation with Don Adams as the primary author for the 63rd through 65th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not available prior to the 63rd Legislature.

65th Regular Session
SB 28 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Prohibiting the hunting of turkey in Shelby County for five years.
SB 29 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Ordered not printed after committee report
Caption: Relating to the designation of the official site of Mission Dolores de los Ais for archaeological purposes; and declaring an emergency.
SB 30 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to information on or attached to birth certificates concerning legitimacy of certain children and provisions for handling information on birth certificates of such children.
SB 47 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to authorization of the board of control to waive the requirements of the State Purchasing Act of 1957 for the rental or lease-purchase of supplies, materials, or equipment to be paid for from the expense fund of a house of the legislature; authorizing purchase of the Gunlocke Executive Chair by a legislator who has not been reelected.
SB 48 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the creation of a fire fighters' relief and retirement fund; providing for the administration of the fund and the distribution of benefits; setting solvency and disclosure requirements for all fire fighters' pension plans; and providing civil penalties.
SB 68 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
Caption: Making an appropriation to Stephen F. Austin State University.
SB 76 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: To exempt motor vehicles loaded with timber and pulp wood or agricultural products in their natural state being trasported from the place of production to the place of market or first processing from the unloading requirement.
SB 85 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the number of days of insturctin for pupils and inservice training for professionals during a school year.
SB 96 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the bag and retention limits for squirrel in Angelina County.
SB 97 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to the senate sitting as a court of impeachment.
SB 98 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to open season for taking fur-bearing animals in Cherokee County.
SB 100 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to search warrants for certain Texas Water Quality Board inspections and investigations.
SB 104 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Read second time and passed to engrossment
Caption: Relating to creation of a county court at law district composed of the counties of Jasper and Newton and a county court at law to serve the district; relating to jurisdiction of the county court at law, the county court, and the district court in the counties of Jasper and Newton; making other provisions relative to the county court at law, the county court, and the district court of the counties of Jasper and Newton; and declaring an emergency.
SB 125 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to a change of name of the Neches River Conservation District and describing the territory comprising the newly named Angelina and Neches River Authority; providing for repayment of state appropriations.
SB 126 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably
Caption: Relating to creation of a county cour at law district composed the counties of Sabine and San Augustine and a county court at law to serve the district; relating to the jurisdiction of the county court, and the district court in the counties of Sabine and San Augustine; making other provisions relative to the county court at law, the county court, and the district court of the counties of Sabine and San Augustine; and declaring an emergency.
SB 144 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the regulation of public surveyors as defined in this Act; making certain exemptions; providing the qualifications for registration and for examinations and payment of fees; providing for reprimands or revocation or suspension of certificates and for investigations, hearing, and appeals; providing venue in Travis County, Texas; defining certain offenses and providing penalties; making provisions for reciprocity.
SB 145 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the priority of the lien of workmen and materialmen for labor and materials used for improvement of real property; defining a "secured party"; relating to the rights and duties of a secured party and the priority of his lien.
SB 200 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to immunity of witnesses before legislature.
SB 206 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to the election and initial terms of the board of supervisors of the Panola County Fresh Water Supply District No. 1; and declaring an emergency.
SB 231 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
Caption: Relating to an exemption from sales taxes for the purchase or acquisition of emergency medical equipment and vehicles when purchased or acquired for exclusive use by a volunteer fire department.
SB 340 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the immunity from suits of Stephen F. Austin State University.
SB 411 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to the creation of a fire fighters' relief and retirement fund for fire fighters who serve without monetary remuneration.
SB 486 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
Caption: Relating to the submission to the State Board of Control of all plans for the erection of monuments or memorials within the Capitol complex and submission by the State Board of Control of a recommendation to the legislature.
SB 545 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Conveying 3.69 miles of the Texas State Railroad to the city of Palestine, with the income from the property to be paid to the Parks and Wildlife Department; making provisions relative to the transfer and operation of the property; providing for reversion of title to the State of Texas under certain conditions; abolishing the Board of Managers of the Texas State Railroad.
SB 615 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Motion lost
Caption: Relating to the size, term, interest, and disclosure requirements of certain regulated loans; giving consumers certain remedies.
SB 659 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Tabled
Caption: Relating to the use and allocation of certain cigarette tax revenue.
SB 660 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the creation of a new judicial district composed of the Counties of Jasper, Newton, and Tyler.
SB 701 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to authority of capitol complex security officers to carry firearms.
SB 713 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the election of the directors of Sabine County Hospital District.
SB 729 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the membership of the Board of Law Examiners and the fee for a bar examination.
SB 771 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to allowing distributive education teachers credit for prior work experience for the purpose of determining minimum salary increments and retirement service credits.
SB 810 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to the designation of the official site of the Mission of Nuestra Senora de los Dolores de los Ais for archeological pruposes.
SB 881 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to the validation of transactions and proceedings to acquire land for the expansion of a county airport.
SB 1179 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably
Caption: Relating to conflict of interest of members of the Finance Commission and the Banking Board.
SB 1180 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Validating the creation and organization of certain hospital districts; providing a nonlitigation clause; providing a nonapplicability of this Act to certain pending litigation; providing a saving clause.
SB 1248 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to certain political advertising; prohibiting the expenditure of the funds of a political subdivision for the purpose of political advertising; providing penalties.
SB 1286 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to the maintenance of bonds and insurance and the renewal of licenses and payment of license fees in the regulation of liquefied petroleum gas.
SB 1335 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to hearings concerning certain orders of the Texas Water Quality board.
SCR 45 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Requesting Secretary of Interior to determine if 1841 International Boundary Marker between Republic of Texas and United States of America merits designation as National Historical Landmark.
SCR 75 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Providing for Easter holidays for state departments and agencies.
SCR 93 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Congratulating Pultizer Prize Winners Editor Joe Murray and Reporter Ken Herman of The Lufkin News.
SCR 107 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Providing for placing transom glass from Senate on display in Daughters of Republic of Texas Museum on Capitol Grounds.
SCR 108 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Authorizing Senate Administration Committee to transfer Senator Atkin's office furniture by Interagency Contract to Paris Junior College.
SCR 115 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Requseting return of H.B. No. 661 to the Senate for further consideration.
SR 28 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Harriette Kunz.
SR 32 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Providing for the Local and Uncontested Bills Calendar during the 65th Legislature.
SR 33 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for John F. Parnell.
SR 34 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Tucker K. Royall.
SR 40 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to The Honorable Benjamin Harrison Cole.
SR 41 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Iva Oates Hurst.
SR 42 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Senator W. R. Cousins, Sr.
SR 48 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Wilbur Pate.
SR 49 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Loblolly magazine project.
SR 50 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Nathion Lee Clark.
SR 51 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Roosevelt Coleman.
SR 66 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Leland T. Jordan.
SR 67 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mayor A. J. (Whitey) Thompson.
SR 69 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to W. W. McDaniel.
SR 70 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Arthur Daniel "Artie" Dorrell.
SR 75 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for M. A. (Buddy) Anderson.
SR 76 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Tim Baldree and Jerry Mansfield.
SR 84 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for The Honorable Davis Bailey.
SR 85 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for W. C. Britton.
SR 96 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Coleman Cliburn.
SR 97 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Robert Nash.
SR 102 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Myra Trotti Adams.
SR 103 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. John D. (Leila) Clark.
SR 111 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Benjamin Leslie Saunders.
SR 112 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Marvin William Lampert.
SR 113 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for J. W. Primrose.
SR 114 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Paul Jordan.
SR 115 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Karl Bayer.
SR 124 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Billie Marie Clark.
SR 125 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Carnes B. Manning.
SR 141 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Fred Anders.
SR 142 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Robin Lee Hooper.
SR 151 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Ira S. Bean.
SR 190 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Coach Thomas Cook.
SR 201 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Alberta Porter Overstreet.
SR 207 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to J. T. Alders.
SR 217 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Oscar P. Pate.
SR 226 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Howard Rusk.
SR 235 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Forrest M. "Polly" Archer.
SR 236 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Senator Raul Longoria on his birthday.
SR 239 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Establishing policy of Senate regarding selection of mascots and sweethearts of the Senate.
SR 241 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Zelma Childers.
SR 258 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Dr. Stephen B. Tucker.
SR 260 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating April 1-2 as Dogwood Festival Weekend.
SR 273 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Belton Bowling Latimer.
SR 282 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for William Paulton (Pete) James.
SR 288 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Dr. Ralph W. Steen.
SR 289 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Martin Dies, Jr.
SR 301 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to John Lee Kent.
SR 312 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Frances Seale Hart.
SR 315 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Nancy Virginia Collier.
SR 324 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Colonel and Mrs. Leon Jaworski.
SR 332 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for D. C. McPherson.
SR 335 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Instructing the chairman of the Subcommittee on Nominations to call meetings during interim.
SR 348 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Elsworth Greer.
SR 372 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Broaddus High School Bulldogs.
SR 384 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Granting permission to allow Senate staff to observe the Easter holiday.
SR 386 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Winnie Metcalf.
SR 392 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Nacogdoches County honorees of the Family Land Heritage Program.
SR 465 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Kaufman County honorees of the Family Land Heritage Program.
SR 477 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Jasper County honorees of the Family Land Heritage Program.
SR 488 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Deborah Lee Chaplin.
SR 491 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Cherokee County honorees of the Family Land Heritage Program.
SR 510 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Lee Baltimore.
SR 522 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Henderson County honorees of the Family Land Heritage Program.
SR 535 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Shelby County honorees of the Family Land Heritage Program.
SR 542 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Robert Aikin.
SR 543 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Robert Aikin.
SR 547 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Warren T. March.
SR 559 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Louis Flanagan.
SR 573 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Fire Chief Charlie C. Williams.
SR 577 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Dr. Joseph L. Rosenbloom.
SR 588 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for R. G. (Bob) Beall.
SR 609 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Edward Cohagen.
SR 610 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to McNeil Sanders.
SR 617 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Will Nettles.
SR 627 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Wood Trenton Brookshire.
SR 646 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Clyde Ruby Thompson.
SR 672 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Cay Carruth.
SR 694 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Roy Curtis Armstrong.
SR 715 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Robert Herman Hancock.
SR 744 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Dean and Mrs. A. M. Aikin on their 48th wedding anniversary.
SR 760 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Nacogdoches High School Key Club members.
SR 774 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Norris Langford.
SR 784 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Amending the Senate rules.
SR 812 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Annie Mary Einkauf.
SR 813 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Maudie Pearl Fisher.
SR 814 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Cora Leonard Plake.
SR 823 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Sue Snelson.
SR 824 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Bill Hobby.
SR 825 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Betty King.
SR 826 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Don Rives.
SR 827 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Camilla Borde.
SR 828 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Peggy Brinkman and Mrs. Kay Hughes.
SR 829 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Patsy Spaw and her staff.
SR 830 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Tommy Townsend.
SR 831 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Margrette Vollers and her staff.
SR 832 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Polly Miller and her staff.
SR 833 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Mary Kay McLean and her staff.
SR 834 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Michael Plake and his staff.
SR 835 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Lowell Gault.
SR 836 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Ms. Lolly Garcia.
SR 837 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Ms. Marie Hudson and Ms. Karen Wilson.
SR 838 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Ms. Ann Ramsey and Mrs. Adrienne Allen.
SR 839 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Jill Fooshee and Mrs. Jane Burr.
SR 840 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Rodney Kelly, Tim Tunks and Andy Erskine.
SR 841 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Billie Leach and her staff.
SR 842 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mack Young and his staff.
SR 843 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Conneen Lindgren and Mrs. Jolene Burnham.
SR 844 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Andrea Jeanne Brechtel as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 845 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Brian Wilson Hooser as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 846 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating David Frank Lombardino as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 847 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Catherine Doggett as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 848 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Maria Luisa Truan as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 849 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Veronica Truan as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 850 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Carlos A. Truan as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 851 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Rene David Truan as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 852 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Valerie Lynn Parker as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 853 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Christian Ann Parker as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 854 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Carl Allen Parker, Jr. as Mascot of the Senate.
SR 862 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Shelton Smith.
65th 1st Called Session
SB 10 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Posting rule suspended
Caption: Relating to the protection of persons under the care of nursing and convalescent homes; providing a penalty.
SCR 1 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee of the Whole Senate
Caption: Addressing the Governor of the State of Texas to remove Donald B. Yarbrough from the office of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Texas.
SCR 2 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Providing for a joint sessions on Monday, July 11, at 11:00 a.m. to hear the Governor's message.
SCR 3 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee of the Whole Senate
Caption: Providing for a joint session of committees of the whole House and Senate to consider removal of Donald B. Yarbrough by address.
SR 61 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Terry Lee Plake.
SR 62 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending get well wishes to Don Jones.
SR 63 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to employees of Senate Post Office.
SR 64 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Harrison Cole.
64th Regular Session
SB 4 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to licensing requirements applying to certain individuals and business entities engaged in the business of installing and servicing certain alarm systems.
SB 5 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to licensing requirements applicable to certain individuals and business entities engaged in the business of installing and servicing certain fire extinguisher systems.
SB 6 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
Caption: Relating to providing an exemption from the Limited Sales, Excise and Use Tax Act for wrapping, baling and packaging supplies used in the production of agricultural products on a farm or ranch.
SB 7 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: House passage as amended reported
Caption: Validating the incorporation, boundaries, and governmental proceedings of certain cities and towns; providing certain exceptions.
SB 32 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
Caption: Amending and revising Title 2, Family Code, relating to the parent-child relationship, suits affecting the parent-child relationship, the removal of disabilities of minority, and reports of child abuse, including a penalty for failure to report; providing an effective date.
SB 33 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Civil Matters
Caption: Relating to a suit to determine the paternity of an illegitimate child.
SB 38 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably
Caption: Relating to the creation of the East Texas Juvenile Board with jurisdiction in the counties of Jasper, Newton, Sabine, and San Augustine; making other provisions relative to the board and a juvenile probation program.
SB 212 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Authorizing the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to sell certain land located near Lufkin State School in Angelina County, Texas, for cash at public sale under certain conditions; providing that said land shall be sold with a reservation of the minerals; authorizing the Commissioner of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to execute and deliver the necessary conveyance providing that the attorney general approves the form of such conveyance; providing that the net proceeds from such sale go to the General Revenue Fund.
SB 229 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 day bill
Caption: Relating to eliminating the requirement for certain affidavits to be executed by applicants for a hunting boat license and a private bird shooting area license.
SB 230 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 day bill
Caption: Relating to persons who must acquire a commercial game bird breeder's license and the requirement that every holder of a game bird breeder's license band live birds before selling them; allowing a person to possess a certain number of birds for his personal use; requiring such person to disclose source of birds on request of game warden; defining certain conduct as a violation of the Act.
SB 231 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the requirement that a person engaged in the business of propagating any game animal obtain a game breeder's license and the period of validity of the license.
SB 241 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 day bill
Caption: Relating to the exemption of certain evidences of interests in savings and loan associations and officers of such associations from certain provisions of The Securities Act.
SB 242 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 day bill
Caption: Relating to the investment, subject to regulation by the Credit Union Commissioner, of credit union funds in certain savings certificates and accounts.
SB 355 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to a county regulation of parking on certain property; providing a penalty for violation of this Act.
SB 356 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Authorizing the sale and conveyance of certain described land in Cherokee County by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation; providing that the proceeds from the sale shall be part of the funds of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation for use in the construction of living quarters for staff personnel at the Rusk State Hospital and appropriating the proceeds for that purpose.
SB 357 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Relating to the transporting of mobile homes.
SB 358 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the juvenile boards in Anderson, Henderson, and Houston counties and making the District Attorney for the 173rd Judicial District a member of those juvenile boards.
SB 367 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Requiring certain political parties to hold presidential primary elections and prescribing the method for selecting delegates to national nominating conventions of those parties.
SB 480 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Authorizing the State Board of Control to establish and administer a parking program for state employees and officials within the permanent parking facilities owned by the state and located in the Capitol Complex area and under the managnement of the State Board of Control; authorizing the establishment of rules and regulations necessary for the administration of such parking program, including the authority to establish and collect a reasonable monthly parking charge for each assigned parking space within the facilities; creating a special fund in the State Treasury for the deposit of parking charges collected and authorizing expenditures for maintenance and operating costs incurred in administering such parking program.
SB 507 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the compensation of river authority directors.
SB 540 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the supervision and chartering of savings and loan associations.
SB 556 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on State Affairs
Caption: Amending Section 88.103, Subchapter B, Chapter 88, Texas Education Code.
SB 605 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Co-author authorized
Caption: Relating to the creation of the office of state fire marshal and the state fire prevention advisory board, and the prescribing of the powers and duties of and the procedures applicable to that office and board in administering and enforcing a state fire prevention safety regulatory system.
SB 658 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the taking of certain game birds at any time during retriever dog field trials licensed, sanctioned, or approved by the American Kennel Club or during certain retriever dog training; providing for the licensing of field trial areas; providing for nonresident field trial hunting licenses.
SB 701 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
Caption: Supplementing the appropriation to Stephen F. Austin State University for utilities for the year ending August 31, 1975, by the amound of $177,000 to pay additional cost of purchased utilities to the educational and general facilities of the University.
SB 702 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Creating the Firemen's Relief and Retirement Fund.
SB 880 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 day bill
Caption: Relating to the operation and regulation of the business of title insurance.
SB 943 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to child support collection, parent locator, and paternity determination services by the State Department of Public Welfare; prescribing the powers and duties of the department in carrying out the provisions of this Act; providing for assignment to the department of certain rights to support and payment by court order of child support directly to the department; providing for disbursement of funds collected.
SB 993 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to regulating access to certain state buildings and grounds as described in this Act, and to regulation of parking on driveways and grounds of the State Capitol, state parking lots and properties as set out in the Act, and certain other areas at the request of a state agency; providing the powers and duties of the Board of Control, its appointees, the legislature, and the Department of Public Safety; defining certain offenses; providing for payment of certain costs pursuant to interagency contracts.
SB 1060 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
Caption: Relating to field dog competition and training and the sport of shooting, hunting, or taking pen-reared game birds on private bird shooting areas.
SB 1061 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Economic Development
Caption: Relating to the regulation of banks, trust companies, and bank holding companies.
SB 1073 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to telecommunications services for certain state agencies; vesting certain duties and functions in the State Board of Control; relating to the funding of the telecommunications system and authorizing pro rata payment for such services by the state agencies through the comptroller of public accounts; authorizing the board to contract with other local and state agencies for utilization of the telecommunications system.
SB 1076 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the appointment, qualifications, duties, and compensation of a juvenile officer for Henderson County.
SCR 2 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Filed without Governor's signature
Caption: Providing for a joint committee composed of seven members of the senate and seven members of the house to be appointed by the presiding officer of the respective houses to arrange for the canvas of the votes cast for governor and lieutenant governor at the general election held on the first Tuesday in November, 1974, and that a joint session of the senate and house be held in the hall of the house of representatives at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 16, 1975, for the purpose of counting said votes and receiving the report and hearing the declaration of the results of the canvas; providing for a joint committee composed of seven members of the senate and seven members of the house of representatives to also be appointed by the presiding officer of the respective houses to arrange for the inaugeration of the governor-elect and the lieutenant governor-elect as determined by the canvass of the votes; providing for expenses incurred by the committee arranging for the inauguration of the governor-elect and lieutenant governor-elect to be paid out of the expense fund of the 64th Legislature upon authority of the chairman of said joint committee with approval of the respective chairmen of the Administration Committee of the Senate and the Administration Committee of the House of Representatives; instructing the State Board of Control to close all entrances to the capitol grounds on Tuesday, January 21, 1975, at 15th Street and North Congress Avenue, 14th Street at Colorado, San Jacinto, and Brazos Streets, and all other entrances to the capitol area on Congress Avenue, San Jacinto, and Colorado Streets except for those vehicles approed by the inaugural committee as necessary for use in connection with the ceremony and the program following; providing for state visitor parking lots numbers one and two to be closed to all parking except those vehicles approved by the inaugural committee.
SCR 6 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Commending the life of "Ivory" Joe Hunter, distinguished pianist, composeer, and blues singer, and extending sympathy to the family of this truly exceptional man: his son, Sherman Hunter of New York; his sisters, Jewel Droun and Ethel May Spikes, both of Reno, Nevada; his brother, Bennie D. Hunter of Oakland, California; and his nephew, R. A. Hunter of Kirbyville; providing for copies of this Resolution to be prepared for the members of his family as a tribute by the Texas Legislature in memory of "Ivory" Joe Hunter.
SCR 9 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Extending deepest sympathy to the family of a distinguished Texan, former Representative Billy Eugene Hunt; his wife, Mrs. Bettie Hunt of Center; his sons, Roger Burnett and Johnny Burnett, both of Center; and his daughters, Mrs. Barbara Walker of Logansport, Louisiana, and Miss Sandra Burnett and Miss Shannon Rene Burnett, both of Center; providing for copies of this Resolution to be prepared for the members of his immediate family as a tribute by the Texas Legislature to the memory of Billy Eugene Hunt.
SCR 12 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of Judge James Garrison Strong, the distinguished man who was an inspiration to his family and friends as well as the citizens of this state; extending sympathy to the members of his family on their great loss: his wife, Mrs. Willie Belle Strong of Carthage; his daughter, Mrs. Edgar Clark of Carthage; and his sons, former Senator Jack B. Strong of Longview and James Strong of Memphis, Tennessee; providing that copies of this resolution be prepared for members of his family as a token of recognition from the Texas Legislature for the service and many contributions to Texas of Judge James Garrison Strong.
SCR 14 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Providing for this resolution to stand in tribute to and in memory of an exceptional public servant, whose dedication and efforts contributed much to the legislative process and to all of Texas; providing for copies of this resolution to be prepared for Mrs. Meier's husband, Mr. Homer Meier, as an expression of sympathy from members of the legislature, and that when the two houses of the legislature adjourn this day they do so in memory of Mrs. Homer (Miss Minnie) Meier.
SCR 18 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Commending Representative and Mrs. Emmett Whitehead for their work and congratulate them on being named Rusk Citizens of the Year; providing for copies of this resolution to be prepared for Representative and Mrs. Emmett Whitehead as an expression of appreciation from the Texas Legislature.
SCR 21 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Adopted
Caption: Allocating State matching funds for aid in disaster areas.
SCR 25 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments
Caption: Paying tribute to the life of service of Ernest LeRoy Sparks, and extend sympathy to the members of his family: his wife, Mrs. Agens Sparks of San Augustine; his son, Stephen Sparks of Houston; his four sisters, Frances Maxwell, Marie Lawrence, Betty Jean Cartwright, and Claudine Selden, all of San Augustine; and his two brothers, Beeman Sparks and Hugh Sparks, also of San Augustine; providing for copies of this resolution to be prepared for the members of his immediate family and that when the two houses of the Texas Legislature adjourn this day, they do so in memory of Ernest LeRoy Sparks.
SCR 45 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Granting permission to either house to adjourn from Wednesday, March 26, 1975, through Monday, March 31, 1975, in compliance with Article III, Section 17 of the Constitution of the State of Texas and in observance of Easter.
SCR 49 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Designating that the directors of all state agencies release personnel, at their discretion, for either a half day beginning at noon on Thursday, March 27, 1975, or a half day beginning at noon on Friday, March 28, 1975; providing that this resolution not affect emergency service operations of a state agency or department.
SCR 80 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Directing the State Board of Control, with funds presently available, to construct ramp in accord with the provisions and requirements of Section 7, Chapter 324, Acts fo the 61st Legislature, Regular Session, 1969, as amended (Article 678g, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), at the East entrance of the Capitol beginning at the concrete drive at the northeast corner of the Capitol, slope up parallel with the east exterior face of the Capitol with the ramp center line approximately six feet from the exterior and terminating at the most northern door of the east entrance at a level equal to the first floor of the Capitol; said ramp to be constructed of materials consistent with those used in the Capitol and not distracting from the aesthetics of the Capitol.
SCR 112 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Providing that Regular Session of the 64th Legislature stand adjourned sine die at 11:59 p.m., June 2, 1975.
SJR 2 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Texas Constitution
Caption: Amending Constitution to authorize the Legislature to establish the standard of judicial review in an appeal from a decision of an administrative agency.
SR 6 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for A. J. Brazil.
SR 7 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Howard Folmar.
SR 8 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Albert Vernon McGraw, Sr.
SR 9 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mayor Oscar "Red" Adams.
SR 10 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Patrolman Kobler Coleman Winn, Jr.
SR 18 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to John M. Ruckel.
SR 19 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Jacke Daniel Davis.
SR 20 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Arnold L. Reed.
SR 21 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Larry E. Hobson.
SR 23 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Texas Process Plastics, Inc.
SR 24 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Cowart.
SR 25 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Dr. Lex Neill.
SR 26 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Ralph Daniel Kesler.
SR 27 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Sergeant Ralph Lucius O'Quinn.
SR 31 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Forrest Robins.
SR 32 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the City of Newton.
SR 33 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for James A. McKim, Jr.
SR 34 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Marshall H. Norton.
SR 38 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for George C. Enloe.
SR 39 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Leon Sanders.
SR 40 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for N. C. Garrison.
SR 41 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to City of Nacogdoches.
SR 52 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to senior class from Neches High School.
SR 63 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Zac Brittian, Sr.
SR 64 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to City of Mabank.
SR 65 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Woodrow S. Walker.
SR 66 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Bonita Dess Woodell.
SR 67 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Newton High School Football Team.
SR 77 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Willie W. Cordray.
SR 78 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Gracie B. Byerly.
SR 79 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for B. L. Cornwell, Jr.
SR 80 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Harris Curtis.
SR 81 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for John Norvel Whitaker.
SR 85 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Establishing Senate policy relative to selection of Senate Mascots.
SR 103 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Hugh O. Peebles, Sr.
SR 104 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Fred L. Brawner.
SR 105 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for W. Wilson McVicker.
SR 106 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Ebb Burgess.
SR 107 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to City of Jacksonville.
SR 108 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Ernest E. Rogers.
SR 109 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Minnie Pearl Childs.
SR 110 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for K. L. Barton.
SR 126 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Eustace, Texas.
SR 127 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Rusk, Texas.
SR 128 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Ned Shands, Jr.
SR 129 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Lewis E. Lanier.
SR 130 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Landon Hazen Bradshaw.
SR 141 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating David Lee Farabee as Mascot of the Senate of the 64th Legislature.
SR 142 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Steven Ross Farabee as Mascot of the Senate of the 64th Legislature.
SR 143 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Lindon Williams II as Mascot of the Senate of the 64th Legislature.
SR 144 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Gerald David Williams as Mascot of the Senate of the 64th Legislature.
SR 145 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Mary Susan Hance as Mascot of the Senate of the 64th Legislature.
SR 146 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Kent Ronald Hance, Jr. as Mascot of the Senate of the 64th Legislature.
SR 147 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Kelley Marie Cerny as Mascot of the Senate of the 64th Legislature.
SR 154 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for William Lee Baldree.
SR 155 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Captain H. G. Neely.
SR 156 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for William Perry Smith.
SR 157 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. D. H. (Cara May) Patrick.
SR 173 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to students from Elkhart High School.
SR 182 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Providing for interim committee to be known as "First for Texas Senate Committee".
SR 190 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for J. D. Boone.
SR 191 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Gary Brown.
SR 192 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Rex Grady Whittlesey.
SR 193 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Dave Kenley.
SR 205 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending birthday greetings to Senator Raul Longoria.
SR 209 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to students from Mt. Enterprise High School.
SR 210 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Aaron B. Cox.
SR 211 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for George Henderson, Sr.
SR 212 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Dale Allen Hollaway.
SR 213 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Euda Dean.
SR 214 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Louis Adams.
SR 215 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for William Bridges Glover.
SR 225 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. B. F. (Josephine) McDonald.
SR 226 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Clarence P. Cowart.
SR 227 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending birthday greetings to Senator Tom Creighton.
SR 230 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending best wishes for speedy recovery to Robert E. (Bob) Johnson.
SR 231 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. A. L. "Gracie" Tucker.
SR 235 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for The Honorable W. F. H. (Frank) Barnes.
SR 236 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for the Reverend H. B. (Doc) Mason.
SR 237 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Charles Ray Johnson.
SR 238 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Henry J. Stidham.
SR 239 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Milton Dudley Stewart.
SR 240 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Leo and Katherine Fain.
SR 241 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Milton E. Griner.
SR 263 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Donald Howard Gerald.
SR 264 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Emery Best.
SR 291 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending birthday wishes to Senator Bob Gammage.
SR 294 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for James Peter Dove.
SR 295 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Walter M. Fortenberry, Sr.
SR 297 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. H. H. (Ethel) Dietz.
SR 304 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Angelina County.
SR 316 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Oscar A. "June" Phillips.
SR 319 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Jewel W. Byrd.
SR 325 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Dogwood Week in Texas.
SR 326 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Archer Fullingim.
SR 331 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Ernest LeRoy Sparks.
SR 339 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to La Poynor High School basketball team.
SR 340 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Stephen Backhaus.
SR 341 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending Extending birthday wishes to Senator William N. (Bill) Patman.
SR 344 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Steven Ross Farabee.
SR 345 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to David Lee Farabee.
SR 346 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Carter Harrison.
SR 348 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Interpreting Senate Rules as they relate to S.J.R. 11.
SR 353 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending birthday wishes to Senator W. E. (Pete) Snelson.
SR 355 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Kemp, Texas.
SR 358 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Marvin Baker.
SR 369 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to City of Terrell.
SR 378 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Marvin Kenneth Hancock.
SR 382 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for John Zeigler.
SR 386 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Dr. C. C. Young.
SR 390 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Memorial resolution for Sam H. Shipley.
SR 393 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to The Lufkin News.
SR 395 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending birthday wishes to Senator W. T. "Bill" Moore.
SR 408 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Air Force Colonel Richard A. Dutton.
SR 410 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Lawrence Acosta.
SR 413 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to students from Athens High School.
SR 417 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Jacksonville Daily Progress.
SR 421 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Patrece McLemore.
SR 424 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to ladies from Henderson High School FHA Chapter.
SR 432 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Ide Ross Hall.
SR 439 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Pat Adams.
SR 461 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Terri Burch and Miss Jennie Williford.
SR 465 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for George Washington Russell, Sr.
SR 473 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Hezekiah Rivers.
SR 474 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Z. N. Beal.
SR 483 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Carlton Wesley Morton.
SR 490 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Theron Ellis Moses.
SR 496 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Webb Pedigo.
SR 505 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Bernice Sedalia Porter Mark.
SR 518 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for William Henry Hanna.
SR 521 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Woodie Winifred Richards.
SR 535 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Joe Harris.
SR 536 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Charles and Molly Hodges on the birth of their son and designating Charles Peyton Hodges as a mascot of the Senate.
SR 561 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Alto, Texas.
SR 579 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Malakoff, Texas.
SR 581 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Jasper High School track team.
SR 586 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Oscar J. Rushing.
SR 590 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Marilyn Magness.
SR 592 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Senator and Mrs. A. M. Aikin.
SR 599 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for J. A. "Bounce" May.
SR 609 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to John C. Box.
SR 610 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to William Emerson Stone, Sr.
SR 611 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Summers A. Norman.
SR 616 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Carthage, Texas.
SR 630 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for The Honorable William Henry Hanna.
SR 631 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to B. L. (Les) Saunders.
SR 632 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending birthday wishes to Senator A. R. "Babe" Schwartz.
SR 633 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for James P. Brookshire.
SR 634 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for M. H. Eades.
SR 658 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. W. A. Mathis, The Reverend Ben Waltman, Mrs. Fannie Muckleroy and H. J. Pollard.
SR 660 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Francis Martindale Glover.
SR 667 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Will Price.
SR 684 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Ethel W. Sadler.
SR 685 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Kendrick E. Deckard.
SR 692 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Ron Hance.
SR 702 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Secretary of the Senate, Charles Schnabel on his 20th Anniversary of Senate service.
SR 703 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Gary, Texas.
SR 704 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Panola County.
SR 706 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Beckville, Texas.
SR 707 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Shawn David Hathaway as Senate Mascot.
SR 708 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Douglas Roy Harrington, Jr., as Senate Mascot.
SR 709 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Designating Michael Brett Hathaway as Senate Mascot.
SR 721 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Don Rives and all members of the Lieutenant Governor's staff for their service to members of the 64th Texas Senate.
SR 722 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Expressing gratitude and appreciation to Lieutenant Governor Bill Hobby for a job well done as President of the 64th Texas Senate.
SR 723 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Steve Bickerstaff for capable manner in which he served as Senate Parliamentarian for 64th Legislature.
SR 724 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Shelton Smith for his work as Clerk of Administration Committee.
SR 725 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Dick Strader, Research Director of the Texas State Senate.
SR 726 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Charles Schnabel, Chief Administrative Officer of the Texas Senate.
SR 727 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Texas Legislative Service.
SR 728 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Mrs. Ike (Ann) Harris for her service as President of the Senate Ladies Club.
SR 729 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to floor personnel for their valuable and loyal service.
SR 730 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Madge Steinle and personnel of Staff Services for their assistance.
SR 731 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Claiborn Crain and his staff for a job well done.
SR 732 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Alex Martinez and his staff for service throughout the session.
SR 734 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Mary Key and staff for Enrolling and Engrossing room.
63rd Regular Session
SB 65 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Sent to subcommittee
Caption: Prohibiting parole when a life sentence is assessed for a capital offense and requiring certain jury instructions concerning the times and conditions that a prisoner may be eligible for parole in capital cases.
SB 143 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: 90 Day Bill
Caption: Relating to the creation, establishment, administration, maintenance, operation, and financing of the Mabank-Kemp Hospital District; providing for the tax-free status of district bonds and their eligibility as legal investments and security for deposit of funds.
SB 163 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Notice of intent given
Caption: Relating to the tuition fee charged to students enrolled at state-supported institutions of higher education who have earned a degree or degrees on the basis of completion of four or more years of college study; exempting certain students at state supported institutions of higher education from the payment of building, union, and service fees; repealing all laws in conflict.
SB 164 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported favorably
Caption: Relating to a suit to determine the paternity of an illegitimate child; providing an effective date.
SB 165 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Sent to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the transporting of mobile homes.
SB 166 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation of the office of district attorney in 173rd Judicial District.
SB 167 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the creation of the constitutional office of Criminal District Attorney of Kaufman County; abolishing the office of County Attorney of Kaufman County.
SB 168 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Adopting Title 2 of the Family Code, relating to parents and children; repealing laws replaced by Title 2; providing an effective date.
SB 172 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Administration
Caption: Relating to days designated as legal holidays.
SB 173 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Authorizing the establishment of a private bird shooting area; defining a private bird shooting area and describing activities permitted thereon; authorizing the Parks and Wildlife Department to issue a license for said area; requiring markers to be erected; providing a license fee of $25; requiring banding of game birds released; establishing a season for taking released birds; requiring hunters to have a valid Texas Hunting license; requiring the license to be issued on a form prescribed by the Parks and Wildlife Department; establishing a penalty for violation.
SB 235 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Laid on table
Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain persons tot he Texas Department of Corrections pending appeal from a felony conviction.
SB 266 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the assistant district attorney for the Second Judicial District.
SB 267 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Sent to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the use and performance of chemical tests of blood, breath, urine, and other body fluids under certain conditions on motor vehicle drivers to determine intoxication; providing for suspension or denial of the driver's license on refusal of an arrested person to submit to those chemical tests.
SB 278 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to the use of in-transit license plate and the fee charged for them.
SB 339 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Reported favorably
Caption: Relating to salaries of assistants to county school superintendents in certain counties.
SB 361 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Authorizing the Board of Regents of Stephen F. Austin State University to sell and convey certain land.
SB 367 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the authority of local government units with regard to planning, constructing and operating bicentennial expositions.
SB 411 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the compensation of the district attorney of the 88th Judicial District and the compensation of his stenographer or clerk.
SB 452 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Sent to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to experience requirements for salary increments under the Texas State Public Education Compensation Plan.
SB 513 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the duties and authority of the state forester in developing rural fire protection plans; providing training in suppression of fires; to sell, lend, or otherwise make available to organized fire fighting groups fire control equipment available to the Texas Forest Service, including obsolete equipment and federal excess or surplus property.
SB 608 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to compensation of members of the juvenile boards of Hardin and Tyler counties.
SB 688 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Laid on table subject to call
Caption: Relating to the use of safety glazing materials in hazardous locations in residential, industrial, commercial, and public buildings.
SB 689 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Sent to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the production of gas from common reservoirs producing both sweet and sour gas; containing a severability clause.
SB 716 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Sent to subcommittee
Caption: An Act amending House Bill No. 8, Page 269, Chapter 184, Article XX, General and Special Laws of the State of Texas, Acts of the 47th Legislature, Regular Session, 1941, as amended.
SB 893 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Amending Subsection (d) of Section 2, Article 46.02, Code of Criminal Procedure, 1965, as amended; relating to the state mental hospital to which defendants shall be committed; and declaring an emergency.
SB 954 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Relating to salaries for the assistants to the county school superintendent in Shelby County.
SB 955 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Caption: Relating to licensing requirements applying to certain individuals and business entities engaged in the business of installing and servicing certain alarm systems.
SCR 22 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: In memory of Martin Dies, Sr.
SCR 23 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Granting permission to W.D. Harper and/or his estate to sue the state.
SCR 24 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Authorizing Paul Glass to sue the State of Texas.
SCR 25 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: Authorizing Wilma Perkins Jorgenson, James I. Perkins, and Morinne T. Perkins to sue the State of Texas.
SCR 50 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Filed without Governor's signature
Caption: Memorializing Congress regarding a daily fee charge for use of boat ramps on federal reservoirs.
SCR 88 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: In memory of former Senator John S. Redditt.
SCR 104 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Commending Ancel Nunn as Alternate State Artist from May 1, 1974 to April 30, 1975.
SCR 111 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Filed without Governor's signature
Caption: Expressing thanks and appreciation to the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, Texas Medical Association, the Department of Public Welfare, Dr. Lamar McNew, Nurse Vera Taylor and the participating physicians of TAPP.
SCR 123 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Received from the Senate
Caption: Setting sine die for 11:00 p.m. on Monday, May 28, 1973.
SCR 134 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Filed without Governor's signature
Caption: Suspending the Joint Rules to take up H.B. 925.
SJR 35 Author: Adams, Don
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to authorize the legislature by law to limit or regulate the terms for which a member may be elected speaker.
SR 23 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial Resolution for Louis R. Renfrow.
SR 63 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial Resolution for Mrs. Della Adams.
SR 111 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: congratulatory resolution for Mrs. Fred (Mary) Buchanan.
SR 112 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Ed Mac Benchoff.
SR 133 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Miss Jesalyn McMahon.
SR 134 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for George W. Hughes.
SR 135 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Stephen F. Austin State University's debate teams.
SR 138 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Amending Senate Rules by adding Rule 110 and amending Rule 32(a)(5).
SR 143 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Dr. Ralph W. Steen.
SR 149 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Paul Georgas and Billy Barclay.
SR 177 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Edward D. (Eddie) Melasky family.
SR 178 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Palestine High School "Wildcat" Band.
SR 179 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Miss Almetrice Burrell as Girl of the Month for January, 1973, for Future Homemakers of America.
SR 192 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Senior Government Class of Zavalla High School.
SR 227 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for M. D. Erwin.
SR 228 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Ray Vandagriff.
SR 229 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Kaye Barrow.
SR 245 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Garry Minton.
SR 246 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Jimmy Arrington.
SR 252 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Alvin Walker.
SR 256 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for J. Willard Sutton.
SR 257 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Jackie Foster.
SR 258 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Marcus Lee Hassell.
SR 259 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Lisa Halbert.
SR 260 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Jack Renfro.
SR 261 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Cliff Powell.
SR 269 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending welcome to Mr. and Mrs. Bob Jackson and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn A. Chancellor.
SR 272 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Paul Duncan.
SR 273 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for B. L. Cornwell.
SR 274 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Frank Hinton.
SR 292 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for San Augustine High School Boys Basketball Team.
SR 293 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Amelia Taylor Wood.
SR 294 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Charles E. Goodson.
SR 300 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Carthage High School Band.
SR 301 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for girls basketball team of Neches ISD.
SR 302 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for members of Jacksonville High School Band.
SR 320 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Miss Ernette Rogers, Co-Sweetheart of McGee Bend Future Farmers.
SR 333 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending city of Buna on first annual Redbud Festival.
SR 338 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Mike Anders.
SR 339 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution to Beall's Department Store on its 50th anniversary.
SR 340 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Mrs. Mattie Cole Reeder on her retirement.
SR 360 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Mark Ward.
SR 364 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Debbie Crawford on winning the Bonnie Cox Scholarship.
SR 365 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Prue Benson on being named Outstanding Citizen of Kirbyville for 1972.
SR 377 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Douglas Ray Butler on his election as President of District 7 TSTA.
SR 388 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Lon Morris College on centennial anniversary.
SR 400 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Panola Watchman.
SR 401 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Mrs. Joyce Smith McCorquodale.
SR 402 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Lufkin News.
SR 403 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for LaPoyner High School Basketball Team.
SR 404 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Dr. Noel W. Bird.
SR 434 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Jana Birdwell and Tony Watson.
SR 435 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Chad Wes Dean.
SR 436 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Kountze High School Band.
SR 437 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Henderson County Junior College Student Government Association.
SR 458 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulations to City of Terrell on its centennial.
SR 459 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Miss Vera Roberts on being named Girl of the Month by Henderson Optimist Club.
SR 465 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Lillian Cohagen on being named outstanding citizen by Overton Chamber of Commerce.
SR 466 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Lee Laswell on his 81st birthday.
SR 468 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. Jimmie Lynn Barton on being named Athens Civic Woman of the Year.
SR 469 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Miss Sherri Oates on being named Miss Nacogdoches.
SR 485 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Dr. Thomas Anson Stevens.
SR 491 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Miss Kay Henry.
SR 492 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Harry Brewton.
SR 493 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Judge W. Q. "Punk" Adams.
SR 494 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for David Foster.
SR 501 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Carl Lemuel De Puy.
SR 502 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for R. S. Farmer.
SR 503 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Instructing Senate Intergovernmental Relations Committee to form a subcommittee to make a thorough study of the Volunteer Fireman's Pension Fund.
SR 504 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Major Artice W. Elliott, returning POW.
SR 513 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending L. D. Self on retirement as Silsbee tax assessor-collector.
SR 514 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating nine members of faculty at Sephen F. Austin on receiving "Outstanding Educators for 1973" awards.
SR 515 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Mike Towns, Timpson Man of the Year.
SR 516 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. Bertha Wiggins on being chosen a participant in 1973 Distinguished Secondary Educators of America Award Program.
SR 526 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Patricia Wilson on Spelling Bee victory.
SR 527 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Ben May and Webb Jenkins on courageous actions.
SR 528 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Gary Michael Bates.
SR 532 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Yalanda Jones.
SR 537 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Bill Rogers.
SR 538 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Charles Allan Sullivan.
SR 539 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Frank Ross.
SR 553 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Miss Gwenn Williford.
SR 554 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Timpson High School Band.
SR 555 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Edward Clark.
SR 556 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Texas Forestry Association.
SR 557 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Todd Brown Tyson.
SR 558 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating John D. Richardson.
SR 559 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Norma Glawson.
SR 564 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Malakoff Tigerettes Girls Volleyball Team.
SR 565 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Alto High School Girls Volleyball Team.
SR 566 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Diboll High School Girls Volleyball Team.
SR 567 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending John Blair for outstanding record as president of Texas Association of Hospital Governing Boards.
SR 568 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Stephen F. Austin University on 50th anniversary.
SR 569 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Alf Fullingim.
SR 595 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to David Crager.
SR 609 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Jacksonville High School Band.
SR 610 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Charlotte Hancock, Queen of Tyler County Dogwood Festival.
SR 611 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Carthage High School Band.
SR 612 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mrs. Addie Mae Edwards Hutcherson on her retirement.
SR 613 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Carthage High School Industrial Arts Club.
SR 614 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Early Caldwell.
SR 615 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Miss Dessie Samuels.
SR 634 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for John Raymond Wilson.
SR 635 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. Vernie Imogene Burnes.
SR 636 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Athens High School Band.
SR 637 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Jacksonville High School Indians golf team.
SR 638 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Miss Becky Neal.
SR 639 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Susan Turner.
SR 640 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Bob Cummings.
SR 641 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for Miss Kathy Franklin.
SR 642 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulatory resolution for City of Overton.
SR 667 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Nacogdoches High School Band on winning Sweepstakes Trophy of University Interscholastic League Competition.
SR 668 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Mike Miller on receipt of Southern Methodist University's "M" Award for distinguished service.
SR 669 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to James B. Hull on his selection as Texas' Outstanding Young Forester for 1973.
SR 670 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to the Jacksonville Junior High School Band for winning Sweepstakes Award of University Interscholastic League Concert and sightreading Contest.
SR 674 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Bill Mack Still, Jaycee of the Year of Carthage.
SR 675 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Kathy Hardy on her selection as Miss Tyler, 1973.
SR 676 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Donna Hepler on her selection as Miss Silsbee.
SR 677 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Jennifer Covington on her selection as Miss Toledo Bend of 1973.
SR 678 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for C. O. Miller, Jr.
SR 679 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Lufkin Senior and Junior High School Bands.
SR 680 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Directors of the Henderson County Livestock Show and Henderson County Fair Board.
SR 681 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Elbert McMillan for his achievements.
SR 682 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Eileen Shaw on her selection to "Who's Who Among Students in American Junior Colleges".
SR 685 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Helen Colston on her selection as Miss Alumni Queen of Texas College at Tyler.
SR 686 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Francis Ingraham Tucker.
SR 687 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to George Orr on receiving the "Outstanding Bandsman" award in the Henderson County Junior College Band Festival.
SR 698 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Pete Dodson of Malakoff for service to Henderson County Junior College.
SR 699 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commemorating silver anniversary of Panola Junior College.
SR 706 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Don Scarborough on his selection as "Rookie of the Year" in the Dallas Fire Department.
SR 707 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Cheryl Chowning on her selection as Miss Athens of 1973.
SR 708 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Dorothy Thompson on her selection as Miss Lufkin Rodeo.
SR 709 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Dr. Frank W. Taylor.
SR 710 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Brownsboro Cubs Little Dribblers Team.
SR 711 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Industrial Arts Club of Carthage High School.
SR 712 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Broaddus High School Volleyball Team.
SR 713 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Carey Glenn McKinney on his selection to "Who's Who Among American High School Students".
SR 746 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to James Michael Mason.
SR 753 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Joe Fomby.
SR 754 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Dora M. Grant.
SR 790 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating David Foster on being selected for the Distinguished Library Service Award.
SR 791 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Bill O'Neal on being named Teacher of the Year at Panola Junior College.
SR 794 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Nacogdoches High School Choirs.
SR 795 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Miss Kirbyville, Miss Susie Bateman.
SR 817 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Lufkin High School Panthers Baseball Team.
SR 818 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to Texas Forestry Association.
SR 819 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending city sanitation crew of Jacksonville.
SR 833 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Robert Chapman "Buck" Strong, Jr. on his academic achievements.
SR 848 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Teresa A. Parish for receiving National Business Association Award of Merit.
SR 849 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Garland Due.
SR 854 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Miss Retha Swindle for setting new state and national record in the triple jump.
SR 866 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Alcoa for locating plant in Palestine, Texas.
SR 867 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Arthur L. Looney.
SR 868 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Miss Diana Conger on being crowned Miss Lufkin.
SR 883 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Congratulating Stephen F. Austin State University on 50th Anniversary.
SR 897 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending K. A. Anderson on his numerous contributions to his community and state.
SR 898 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. Rebecca Jones and Mrs. Agnes Downer for receiving fellowships to attend the 16th Annual Petroleum Institute for Educators.
SR 899 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Expressing appreciation to Dr. Robert D. Baker.
SR 931 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending appreciation to Senator Jack Hightower for conducting business of the Local and Uncontested Bills Calendar.
63rd 1st Called Session
SR 7 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for James Alfred Smith.
SR 17 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Extending congratulations to M. Steele Wright, Jr.
SR 18 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending McGraw-Edison Company on location of new manufacturing plant in the Nacogdoches area.
SR 19 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending Oil States Rubber Company on location of newest manufacturing plant in Athens.
SR 27 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Memorial resolution for Mrs. Margie Ruth Hancock.
62nd Regular Session
HB 326 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the use of artificial devices to call or attract fox in Liberty, Walker, Jasper, Newton, Tyler, and Hardin counties; removing Falls County from the provisions of this Act.
HB 370 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Probate Code.
HB 428 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the licensing of fish farms.
HB 429 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction to hear appeals from awards in all matters of eminent domain.
HB 501 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to providing for the transfer of certain persons to the Texas Department of Corrections pending appeal from a felony conviction.
HB 591 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the hours and conditions of employment of females.
HB 656 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to provide that child support payments may be extended until graduation from a college, university, or trade school by an unmarried supported child.
HB 657 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to requiring a jury to determine the mental competency and related hospitalization issues in a criminal action.
HB 943 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the appointment of appraisers under certain conditions.
HB 1320 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the collection and disposition of the fee for an attorney's license or certificate.
HB 1404 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to increasing the fees for drive-a-way "in transit" license plates, making other provisions for the display of such plates.
HB 1435 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the use of county employees and equipment to construct, maintain, or improve private roads in certain counties.
HB 1536 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Parks and Wildlife Department to execute deeds to exchange portions of certain sections at Palo Duro State Park for adjoining real property.
HB 1537 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to establishing a Natural Rivers System.
HCR 11 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Providing for state official license plates for members of the State Board of Education.
HCR 186 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of Texas Supreme Court Justice Clyde E. Smith.
HJR 37 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Proposing an amendment to permit courts of record to determine mental competency to stand trial in criminal actions.
HJR 57 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Proposing an amendment to permit the commissioners court of a county to reduce the county permanent school fund and to provide for the per scholastic distribution and use of the money obtained from the reduction.
HR 21 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Representative Terry Doyle.
HR 30 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Naming Edward Lee Howard a Mascot of the House of Represenatives of the 62nd Legislature.
HR 65 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Creating a special interim committee to make a study of the Volunteer Firemen's Pension Plan for the State of Texas.
HR 66 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Naming Timothy Lynn Nabers Mascot of the House of Representatives.
HR 131 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Requesting that Christopher Gantt Newton be named Mascot of the House of Representatives of the 62nd Legislature.
HR 132 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Requesting that John Fitzmaurice Boyd III be named Mascot of the House of Representatives of the 62nd Legislature.
HR 162 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of Max H. Robinson.
HR 264 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Naming Benedict Brooks Boyle, Eileen Elizabeth Boyle, and Rebecca Suzanne Boyle as Mascots of the House of the 62nd Legislature.
HR 275 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Joe Bob Golden.
HR 297 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Wishing the Honorable Lynn Nabers a Happy Birthday.
HR 298 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Commending J. A. McKim, Sr.
HR 331 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Miss Tina Pace.
HR 358 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Declaring April 22, 1971, as Newton County Day.
HR 391 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of John Davis Fowler.
HR 434 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating and commending the Deep East Texas Development Association.
HR 495 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating O. L. Marsh.
62nd 2nd Called Session
HR 17 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Amending the Permanent Rules of the House of Representatives, Rule VII, Standing Committees.
HR 47 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of Mrs. Maggie Belle Nipper Whitworth.
62nd 3rd Called Session
HCR 3 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Amending Joint Rule 22 and Joint Rule 24 concerning form of bills.
HR 16 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of Mr. C.N. Twyman.
HR 24 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. James G. Kelley.
HR 30 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Extending greetings and good wishes to Representative Jim Nugent.
HR 31 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of Mrs. Mildred Kaine.
HR 56 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: In memory of William Thomas (Bill) Parrott.
HR 73 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating the Kirby High School Band.
HR 94 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Miss Nan Nugent.
62nd 4th Called Session
HB 78 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Relating to appropriating state funds to the Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System, for allocation to a junior college district to establish an occupational extension center.
HB 95 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting parole when life sentence is assessed for a capital offense and requiring certain jury instructions concerning the time and conditions that a prisoner may be eligible for parole om capital cases.
HCR 14 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Proposing amendments to the joint rules of the 62nd Legislature by creating the Joint Legislative Committee on Administration.
HCR 25 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Congratulating Speaker Rayford Price for his receipt of the K. A. and Lois Anderson "Builder of Palestine" award.
HR 15 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rhodes.
HR 71 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: In memory of Dallas Matthews, Jr. of Jasper.
61st Regular Session
HB 402 Author: Adams, Don | et. al.
Caption: Relating to compensation of the official shorthand reporter for the First Judicial District.
HB 587 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to exempting service performed by students participating in a vocational training program from coverage under unemployment compensation tax and benefits.
HB 588 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to compensation for county school trustees in certain counties.
HB 589 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to providing child support payments may be extended until graduation from college by the supported child; requiring amount of support to be specified in the judgment.
HB 759 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to funds collected by local officials.
HB 1398 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to the creation and organization of a rural fire prevention district for the Lumberton Independent School District and Rose Hills Acres, an incorporated municipality.
HJR 17 Author: Adams, Don
Caption: Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to provide that the Commissioners Court of Jasper County may reduce the County Permanent School Fund of Jasper County to an amount not less than $100,000 and to provide for the per scholastic distribution and use of moneys in excess of such amount.