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Legislation authored by Elmer Tarbox

Includes legislation with Elmer Tarbox 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 161 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Considered by committee in public hearing
Caption: Relating to the membership of the board of athletic trainers.
HB 2158 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caption: Relating to the membership and change of name of the Texas Board of Athletic Trainers and to the merger of the Texas Board of Athletic Trainers into the State Department of Health.
HR 109 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Dickie Grigg.
HR 192 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Congratulating Bob Bain.
HR 216 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending Adele Jacobs and her staff.
63rd Regular Session
HB 95 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Considered in public hearing
Caption: Authorizing and providing for supplemental aid programs for adult education where offered in public educational agencies toward the education and training of certain persons not having a high school education or the educational prerequisites for developing a salable skill; providing for the financing thereof in part from state funds; providing that the Central Eduation Agency shall develop programs, rules, and regulations for the implementation of this Act.
HB 297 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Administration
Caption: Validating the Lubbock County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1, of Lubbock County, Texas, and declaring it to be a validly existing and operating water control and improvement district; validating the boundaries thereof, the confirmation thereof, and the plan of taxation adopted therein; validating all governmental acts and proceedings; finding and determining that the land and all other property within the district are, and will be benefited by the district; defining and enumerating the powers, duties, functions, and procedures of the district; providing for the method of electing directors of said district and for the administration of its affairs and authorizing the financing of its operations and its capital improvements; providing that this Act shall not validate any Act or proceeding which is the subject of litigation; containing other provisions relating to the subject; providing for severability.
HB 1679 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Caption: Relating to exempting medical doctors from liability for jury duty; amending Article 2135, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, as amended; and declaring an emergency.
HB 1686 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the jurisdiction of the County Courts at Law of Lubbock County and the salaries of the judges; amending Chapter 16, Acts of the 51st Legislature, 1st Called Session, 1950 (Article 1970-340, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), by adding Sections 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d and 2e, and by amending Section 21; amending Chapter 109, Acts of the 55th Legislature, Regular Session, 1957 (Article 1970-340.1, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), by adding Sections 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d, and 2e, and by amending Section 22; and declaring an emergency.
HB 1746 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Liquor Regulation
Caption: Relating tot he pasteurization of certain liquids; providing a penalty; and declaring an emergency.
HCR 63 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: In memory of Charles E. Maedgen, Jr.
HCR 71 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Commending Charles Armor Guy.
HCR 114 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. John (Betty) Anderson.
HCR 115 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Congratulating Mrs. Don R.(Ethel) McLeod.
HCR 120 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: Commending Parker F. Prouty.
HCR 141 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating the Honorable Pike Powers, Jr., State Representative, on his selection as the Outstanding Young Man of 1973 in Beaumont.
HCR 204 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Referred to Committee on Rules
Caption: That the Texas Legislative Council be and is herby empowered to enter into interagency contracts with the State Commission for the Blind as may be necessary and desirable to assist the State Commission for the Blind in fulfilling federal requirements for continuing statewide studies and to assure the appropriate involvement of federal funds in such studies.
HCR 220 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Last Action: Signed by the Governor
Caption: Commending Richard Morehead of Dallas News.
62nd Regular Session
HB 423 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to the registration of promoters of certain outdoor music festivals and the issuance of permits for and the regulation of certain outdoor music festivals; providing penalties.
HB 424 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation for the replacement and repair of property damaged or destroyed by tornado at Texas Tech University.
HB 602 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to the creation, organization, powers, duties, and procedures of the Texas Board of Athletic Trainers to license athletic trainers; providing penalties; providing effective dates.
HB 833 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to the salaries of assistants or investigators and stenographers in the 121st Judicial District.
HB 1327 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to the sale of imperfect safety glass for motor vehicles.
HB 1667 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to exceptions in emergency situations from the requirement that certain contracts proposed to be made by a public school board be submitted to competitive bidding.
HB 1852 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Comptroller to make partial releases of tax liens in certain circumstances.
HB 1876 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to providing for semimonthly pay days, unless the employees agree to be paid on a monthly basis.
HCR 32 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Granting R.K. Field permission to sue the State of Texas.
HCR 43 Author: Tarbox, Elmer | et. al.
Caption: In memory of Mrs. Oscar J. Sexton.
HCR 82 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Providing for sine die adjournment.
HCR 115 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending Frank E. Medina.
HCR 137 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Congratulating Air Force ROTC Detachment 820 at Texas Tech University.
HCR 193 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Recognizing the achievements of Dr.J. William Davis for his service to Texas Tech University and congratulating him on his life-long career achievement.
HR 80 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending students of the Texas School for the Deaf.
HR 81 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending Reverend R. N. Huckabee.
HR 82 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending the Texas National Guard.
HR 392 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending John E. Harding, Sr.
62nd 2nd Called Session
HCR 21 Author: Tarbox, Elmer | et. al.
Caption: Commending Dr. William Curry Holden and Mrs. Frances Mayhugh Holden.
62nd 3rd Called Session
HCR 18 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending Dr. and Mrs. Garland G. Hammer.
HCR 19 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Commending Mrs. Mae Simmons.
61st Regular Session
HB 393 Author: Tarbox, Elmer | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Texas Technological College to convey certain land under certain conditions to the Western Information Network Association.
HB 809 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to dates on which elections may be held; amending the Texas Election Code.
HB 810 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to entering the land of another without consent for the purpose of hunting, fishing, camping, encroaching upon, or damaging the land.
HB 811 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to requiring certain safety devices to be constructed and maintained at all intersections where railroad tracks cross major roads and providing for civil penalties.
HB 851 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to the licensing and regulation of dealers in used and secondhand personal property; containing penal provisions.
61st 1st Called Session
HB 23 Author: Tarbox, Elmer | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the transfer of certain land from Texas Tech University to Texas Tech University School of Medicine.
61st 2nd Called Session
HCR 1 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Inviting the governor to address a joint session of the legislature on August 27, 1969.
HCR 7 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Congratulating William H. Evans of Lubbock for his achievements in the legal profession.
60th Regular Session
HB 307 Author: Tarbox, Elmer | et. al.
Caption: Relating to prohibiting offers to sell and sales of merchandise below cost for the purpose of injuring competitors or destroying competition and thereby eliminating employment; providing a saving clause; providing a criminal penalty for violation; authorizing actions for injunctive relief and stating the parties who may maintain such actions; exempting certain types of sales from the provisions of the Act; stating the effect of the Act on existing laws.
HB 636 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to providing for the licensing and regulating of bail bondsmen and insurers; containing penalties.
HB 779 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Insurance Code concerning the designation of trustee to receive proceeds of life insurance policies; providing an effective date.
HB 883 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to preference purchasing by the state.
HB 1120 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to establishing a Board of Physical Therapists Examiners, and providing for the definition and licensing of Physical Therapy Practitioners.
HB 1161 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to returns filed by certain manufacturers under the limited sales, excise and use tax.
HB 1283 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to the creation and operation of a research park on a portion of the campus of Texas Technological College.
HB 1304 Author: Tarbox, Elmer
Caption: Relating to imposing an occupation tax on motor carriers; exempting certain carriers.