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Legislation authored by Joe Spurlock II

Includes legislation with Joe Spurlock II as the primary author for the 63rd through 64th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not available prior to the 63rd Legislature.

64th Regular Session
HB 717 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to permissible conduct of guards or messengers of armored-car companies, banks, and other institutions while actually employed in certain activities.
HB 1193 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts
Caption: Relating to the creation of the 240th Judicial District, composed of Tarrant County.
HB 1241 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts
Caption: Relating to the creation the 242nd Judicial District, composed of Tarrant County.
HB 1390 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the separation of jurors in a criminal case.
HB 1396 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to the creation of the County Criminal Court No. 4 of Tarrant County; making other provisions relative to the court; permitting transfer of certain cases from County Criminal Court No. 3 to County Criminal Court No. 4.
HB 1468 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
Caption: Relating to a court coordinator and staff for criminal district courts and regular district courts giving preference to criminal cases in certain urban counties.
HB 1560 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to penalties for disclosure of information and fraudulent assistance.
HB 1561 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Jurisprudence
Caption: Relating to penalties for fraud in medical assistance.
HB 1705 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Effective in 90 days
Caption: Relating to county law libraries in certain counties.
HB 1825 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
Caption: Amending Sections 31, 36, 41, 44, 45, 68, and 69 of chapter 243, Acts of the 55th Legislature, Regular Session, 1957, (codified as Articles 5547-31, 5547-36, 5547-41, 5547-44, 5547-45, 5547-68, and 5547-69 of Vernon's Annotated Texas Civil Statutes).
HB 1826 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the determination of the competency of a defendant to stand trial in a criminal proceeding; providing for the disposition of incompetent defendants; providing for crediting time of confinement in a mental hospital on a criminal sentence; providing for severability.
HB 2167 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
Caption: Relating to a court coordinator and staff for criminal district courts in Tarrant County.
HCR 66 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Signed by Governor
Caption: In memory of the Honorable Joe Shannon, Sr.
HJR 4 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Constitutional Revision
Caption: Relating to extending jurisdiction of the justices of the peace in certain civil cases.
63rd Regular Session
HB 1271 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
Caption: Relating to the licensing and taxing of certain persons and entities engaging in telephone solicitation for commercial transactions or related purposes; providing penalties; and declaring an emergency.
HCR 87 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Providing for a committee to select a monument to be placed on the Capitol grounds honoring Texans who served in the Korean War, Southeast Asia and Vietnam.
63rd 1st Called Session
HB 3 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Education
Caption: Relating to the operation of public schools during periods of energy shortages.
62nd Regular Session
HB 867 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Relating to exemptions for persons summoned as jurors.
HB 1034 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Relating to permitting the proof of guilt necessary for conviction on a plea of guilty to be by oral stipulation of the evidence if the defendant consents.
HB 1052 Author: Spurlock II, Joe | et. al.
Caption: Relating to improvements to water and sewer systems.
HB 1208 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Relating to providing that grossly inaccurate reporting is libel and that verification of gross inaccuracies with the person libeled is a defense.
HB 1253 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Relating to certain appeals from the courts in certain cities.
HB 1282 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Relating to the preparation of the judgment; amending Code of Criminal Procedure of Texas.
HCR 192 Author: Spurlock II, Joe | et. al.
Caption: Congratulating Dr. Jack Kenny Williams on his achievement in the field of education, and on his appointment as President of Texas A&M University.
HR 51 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Authorizing the Speaker of the House to appoint a Member of the House to attend launch of Apollo 14 at Kennedy Space Center.
HR 449 Author: Spurlock II, Joe | et. al.
Caption: Congratulating Edwin C. Overstreet on his birthday.
62nd 3rd Called Session
HCR 10 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Granting Louise O. Hammett permission to sue the State of Texas and the State Commission for the Blind.
HCR 11 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Granting Joe Henry Wilson permission to sue the State of Texas and the State Highway Department.
HR 106 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: In memory of Brownlee Wallace Finnell, Jr.
HR 117 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: In memory of James Claude Browder.
62nd 4th Called Session
HCR 15 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Granting Joe Henry Wilson permission to sue the state and the State Highway Department.
HCR 16 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Granting Louise O. Hammett, individually and as administratrix of the estate of Penn B. Hammett, permission to sue the state and the State Commission for the Blind.
HR 32 Author: Spurlock II, Joe
Caption: Extending welcome to the students and accompanying faculty member of the senior government classes of Richland High School.