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Legislation authored by William Stoner Fly

Includes legislation with William Stoner Fly as the primary author for the 34th through 56th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System. Author information is not complete for the 43rd through 45th Legislatures or for sessions prior to the 34th.

56th Regular Session
SB 11 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to dealing with weight limits of motor vehicles and combinations thereof; providing that this Act shall take effect and be in force on and after January 1, 1960.
SB 30 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to authorizing cities and towns to levy any tax not prohibited by the Constitution and laws of the State.
SB 42 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to appropriating money for the support of the Judicial, Executive, and Legislative branches of the State Government, for the construction of State buildings, the payment of claims against the State, and for State aid to designated public junior colleges for the two-year period beginning September 1, 1959, and ending August 31, 1961.
SB 43 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to the salaries of all state officers and employees except the salaries and other compensation of District Judges.
SB 154 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to permit any city located on the Gulf of Mexico, or on any channel, canal, bay or inlet connected with the Gulf of Mexico, to build, acquire, purchase, construct, enlarge, extend, repair, maintain, improve, replace, develop, regulate, operate, lease, mortgage, and encumber their harbors, ports, or navigational facilities in connection therewith or any aids thereto, including but not limited to certain items and things.
SB 189 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Probate Code relating to investments by guardians in insurance and annuity contracts.
SB 190 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Insurance Code to provide that minors not less than ten years of age and without guardians of their estates may contract for and otherwise acquire policies of life, term or endowment insurance, or annuity contracts, and exercise all rights and powers and give valid acquittance thereunder notwithstanding their minority and as though of full legal age.
SB 191 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Business Corporation Act.
SB 197 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending Statutes and Liquor Control Act to provide for refunds of Liquor and Beer Taxes under certain conditions, procedures.
SB 264 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to repealing certain acts concerning hunting on Lake Corpus Christi.
SB 286 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to the unlawful use of certain nets and other devices for catching fish and shrimp in certain defined waters of Matagorda Bay and the Gulf of Mexico; providing penalties for violations.
SB 300 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts to clarify the intent of the Legislature with regard to tuition-free exemption benefits for Texas veterans.
SB 301 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating a State Tuberculosis Control Advisory Council.
SB 313 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts authorizing the governing boards of State educational institutions to make and collect a laboratory charge, "breakage" deposits, and student activity fees from students enrolled in such institutions.
SB 314 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending Penal Code relating to Liquor Control Act relative to General and Local Distributor's Licenses.
SB 315 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating the Department of Corrections Special Fund; appropriating such moneys to the Department of Corrections; providing a termination date for such special fund.
SB 429 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts authorizing trust companies created or authorized thereunder to lend and accumulate money.
SB 464 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to the use and destruction of containers bearing another's trademark; providing for a penalty for violation.
SB 467 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending Statutes relative to the Finance Commission regarding compensation of members, capital, surplus and reserve requirements for state banks.
SB 469 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide that acceptance of benefits of operation of a motor vehicle or motorcycle within the State of Texas by a resident who becomes a non-resident before service upon him of process in any civil action shall be deemed equivalent to the appointment of the Chairman of the State Highway Commission of Texas as agent for service.
SB 470 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to enlarging Calhoun County Drainage District No. 10 and defining the boundaries thereof, as enlarged.
SB 471 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to validating Calhoun County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1, and declaring it to be a validly existing and operating conservation and reclamation district.
SB 481 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts setting forth power and authority of the State Highway Commission to fix maximum gross, axle, and wheel load in cases where necessary to prevent rapid deterioration of roads or bridges.
SB 482 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending Statutes relative to the Board of Insurance Commissioners lease of building to change the effective date of the Act.
SJR 8 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Proposing an amendment providing that no bill levying taxes shall hereafter be enacted into law without the affirmative vote of at least two-thirds of the elected membership of each House of the Legislature.
56th 1st Called Session
SB 23 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to permitting the hunting of ducks and geese with a shotgun only during the open season therefor upon that portion of the waters of Lake Corpus Christi which lie within San Patricio County.
56th 2nd Called Session
SB 6 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to tuition and fees at state-supported institutions of higher education; providing an effective date.
SB 10 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relating to State Board of Insurance; providing for the removal of offices.
SB 14 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to redefine certain waters of Matagorda Bay and the Gulf of Mexico in which it is unlawful to use certain nets and other devices for catching fish and shrimp.
56th 3rd Called Session
SB 11 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relative to the Jackson County Flood Control District.
SB 31 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to purpose of permitting the acquisition by the State Parks Board of the State of Texas, of lands for Indianola State Park by deed from Calhoun County including lots, tracts, and parcels of land acquired by purchase, condemnation, or by virtue of tax sales.
SB 32 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing a special public road and highway maintenance law for Calhoun County by authorizing certain sales of county-owned lands within the Indianola State Park area to the State Parks Board of the State of Texas.
55th Regular Session
SB 56 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to dealing with weight limits of motor vehicles and combinations thereof.
SB 57 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to making appropriations for Judicial, Executive, Legislative and public Junior Colleges for two-year period.
SB 58 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to the salaries of all state officers and employees except the salaries and other compensation of District Judges.
SB 59 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to apportioning the State of Texas into Congressional Districts.
SB 60 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to regulating the practice of professional engineering in this State.
SB 61 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Laws by providing for financial assistance to needy individuals who are at least eighteen years of age and not more than sixty-five years of age who are permanently and totally disabled.
SB 116 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the setting and collecting of a charge for the sale of publications and other printed matter produced by executive and administrative departments and agencies of the state, when deemed in the public interest.
SB 117 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to youth correctional institutions; transferring management and control of the Gatesville State School for Boys, the Gainesville State School for Girls, and the Colored Girls Training School at Crockett, to the State Department of Public Welfare.
SB 118 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts relative to the sale of Blue Ridge Prison Farm.
SB 144 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to fix a uniform tuition fee for all medical and dental students in the Medical and Dental Schools of the University of Texas.
SB 145 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to regulating the marketing of brake fluids in the State of Texas; providing penalties for the violation of this Act.
SB 171 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing for procedure in courts where member of Legislature is counsel in continuances or postponements of cases.
SB 172 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting State employees including members of Legislature from taking money or property or persons from offering same to appear before State Departments, agencies or bureaus.
SB 173 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of the public roads and highways in DeWitt County by authorizing the county to issue certificates of indebtedness for the purpose of acquiring right-of-way for designated federal highways and farm-to-market highways when the acquisition of such right-of-way is approved by the State Highway Commission.
SB 179 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient system for maintaining the roads and highways of Victoria County.
SB 180 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of the public roads and highways in Victoria County by authorizing the county to issue certificates of indebtedness for certain slated purposes.
SB 222 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Insurance Code by creating the State Board of Insurance.
SB 272 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Probate Code relating to investments by guardians in insurance and annuity contracts.
SB 273 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Insurance Code of Texas to provide that minors not less than ten years of age and without guardians of their estates may contract for and otherwise acquire policies of life, term or endowment insurance, or annuity contracts, and exercise all rights and powers and give valid acquittance thereunder notwithstanding their minority and as though of full legal age.
SB 274 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts to permit the issuance of group life insurance covering not less than ten employees under a master policy issued to an employer or to the trustees of a fund established by an employer.
SB 295 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating the 121st Judicial District, composed of the counties of Aransas, San Patricio, Bee, Live Oak and McMullen to be known as the 121st District Court, providing for the appointment and election of the Judge of the 121st District Court.
SB 309 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to prohibiting a city or municipality from annexing territory situated outside the corporate limits of such city when such territory is situated both across any bay, inlet or other open body of water and also extends across any county line.
SB 373 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Governor to transfer certain funds.
SB 374 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to authorizing and directing the School Land Board of the State of Texas to charge an appraisal fee; providing that fees which are not refunded shall be deposited in the State Treasury in a Special Fund heretofore created and making an appropriation out of such fund.
SB 375 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to protected assignments of accounts receivable; redefining "account" or "account receivable" by deleting provisions excluding sums accruing to a contractor who has furnished a surety bond.
SB 376 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes to authorize the Commissioners Courts in certain counties to pay commissioners of drainage districts in such counties additional compensation and reimbursement.
SB 409 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to locate, construct and equip a building for the State Library and State archives.
SB 421 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to constituting a local law for the maintenance of the public roads and highways in San Patricio County by authorizing the County to issue certificates of indebtedness for certain slated purposes.
SB 483 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the Board of Water Engineers supplementing the current appropriation for surface water investigations.
SJR 8 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas requiring the Legislature to apportion the State in congressional districts at its first regular session after the publication of each United States decennial census, and providing for a Board to make such apportionments in the event the Legislature fails to do so.
55th 1st Called Session
SB 26 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating a Conservation and Reclamation District to be known as "Ecleto Creek Watershed District," prescribing its powers and duties and providing for a governing body thereof.
SB 27 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "Hondo Creek Watershed Improvement District."
SB 28 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to expediting the building program of the Texas Employment Commission by re-allocating funds and appropriations and placing responsibility for its building program on the Texas Employment Commission, subject to approval of State Headquarters office building plans or designs.
SB 37 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "North Live Oak Conservation and Reclamation District".
SB 38 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to clarifying purposes for which monies may be expended by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
55th 2nd Called Session
SB 9 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district to be known as "North Live Oak Conservation and Reclamation District".
SB 10 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to canceling and removing any restriction on use and relinquishing any future right of reversion which the State of Texas may hold on certain property heretofore granted and patented to the City of Austin, and conveying to the Austin Independent School District all right, title and interest of the State in and to such property, such cancellation, relinquishment and conveyance to be subject to a stated condition.
54th Regular Session
SB 10 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts relating to private corporations amending charter relative to shares of stock with certain exceptions.
SB 11 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Securities Act.
SB 100 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending Statutes relating to perpetual care cemeteries, and State Banking Department duties relating thereto.
SB 155 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending and revising the Title Insurance Law of the Insurance Code; authorizing the creation of corporations for the purpose of compiling and/or acquiring and owning abstract plants in this or any other state and to compile and sell abstracts of title therefrom, and to insure the title to lands and interests therein and liens thereon, and authorizing such corporations to handle all transactions relating or incident thereto and authorizing such corporations to accumulate and lend money, to deal in securities and to act as trustee, receiver, executor, administrator, and guardian.
SB 160 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating "Jackson County Water Control and Improvement District Number One", a Conservation and Reclamation District; constituting such District a political subdivision of the State and a body politic and corporate; prescribing the District's powers and providing that same shall include all powers and authority granted to water control and improvement districts under the General Laws of the State pertaining thereto except as otherwise provided for in this Act; providing that confirmation election, hearing on exclusion of lands or hearing on the adoption of a plan of taxation shall not be necessary; providing that the ad valorem plan of taxation shall be used by the District; defining the boundaries of the District; providing for a Board of Directors to control and exercise the District's powers, their appointment, qualification, election, tenure and organization; providing for the levy, assessment and equalization of ad valorem taxes for the operation and maintenance of the District.
SB 161 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending Statutes relating to liens, mortgages, and fees; providing that the lien shall not be valid as against any mortgagee of a motor vehicle provided such mortgagee is without notice and has complied with the provisions of the Certificate of Title Act prior to the filing by the Comptroller with the State Highway Department a certificate which shows that a tax lien exists upon such vehicle; providing a fee of One Dollar ($1.00) and no more shall be charged by the State Highway Department to pay for the expenses of administering this Act; adding a new provision requiring persons importing and using special fuels to qualify as user-dealers and pay the taxes on such highway uses.
SB 162 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to apportioning the State of Texas into Congressional Districts, naming the Counties composing the same, and providing for the election of a member of the Congress of the United State from each district; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith.
SB 209 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts providing for the licensing and regulation of dealers in real estate; prohibiting the unlawful practice of law; providing penalties for violation of this Act; providing a savings clause.
SB 260 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to compensation of commissioners of drainage districts; changing the population figures in the provision relating to additional compensation and automobile expense from 200,000 to 30,000; providing that this Act shall be cumulative of other laws.
SB 274 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending the Texas Banking Code by providing a method whereby a national bank may convert into a state bank.
SB 304 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to applying to certain Navigation Districts; excepting Navigation districts in the counties of Matagorda, Fort Bend, Brazoria, Chambers, Galveston and Harris;; authorizing the deposit of District revenues (as therein defined) in banking corporations; containing provisions relating to said Districts and revenues and deposits; validating said Districts and bonds thereof heretofore issued by and acts and proceedings of Governing Boards and officers of said Districts.
SB 333 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to regulating the practice of professional engineering in this State; revising certain provisions, deleting certain provisions, and adding certain provisions relating to the subject matter of the Act.
SB 335 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Statutes providing that development and operations upon areas including in Article 5353, Revised Civil Statutes, 1925, shall be done in such manner as to prevent pollution of water, destruction of fish, oysters and other marine life, and obstruction of navigation; providing that the Commission of the General Land Office shall promulgate and enforce the necessary rules and regulations.
SB 349 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to obtaining and maintaining additional library facilities for rural high school districts or independent school districts, now or hereafter organized, having boundaries embracing the entire area of a single county in this State, which county now has, or may hereafter have, an assessed valuation in excess of Thirty Million Dollars ($30,000,000), by authorizing courts and boards of library trustees; providing terms, conditions and limitations; repealing General Laws or parts thereof in conflict herewith.
SB 425 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to authorizing the commissioners' court of certain counties to expend county funds for the purpose of making surveys of water resources, upon approval of such expenditure at an election; providing for the election.
SB 440 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation to the General Land Office for paying one-half the cost of a survey of lands in connection with the case of City of Victoria vs. The State of Texas, now pending the District Court of Victoria County.
SB 446 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain Acts by providing that the lien shall not be valid as against any mortgagee of a motor vehicle provided such mortgagee is without notice and has complied with the provisions of the Certificate of Title Act prior to the filing by the Comptroller with the State Highway Department a certificate which shows that a tax lien exists upon such vehicles; providing a fee of One Dollar and no more shall be charged by the State Highway Department to pay for the expense of administering this Act; providing that this Act shall take precedence over any other conflicting or inconsistent laws.
SB 450 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to sale of real property under execution; amending Statutes so as to permit sale at some place within the courthouse other than the courthouse door and to require the notice of sale to state the time and place of sale.
52nd Regular Session
HB 51 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing for the self-support and independent administration of the Banking Department of Texas by requiring that fees, penalties, and other revenue collected by the Banking Department be retained and held by it and be expended as authorized by the Finance Commission for the expenses of said Department.
HB 90 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to fixing the compensation for Justices of the Peace in certain counties; allowing said officers to retain certain fees.
HB 91 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to clarify the insurance coverage to be procured and carried by licensees as described in Statutes.
HB 92 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide for the right of appeal by any holder of a license who is affected by a rule or regulation promulgated by the Railroad Commission of Texas where such rule or regulation is unnecessary, unreasonable, or impracticable in accomplishing the purposes of said Act or is discriminatory, or unjust.
HB 93 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide for the annual renewal of licenses issued to liquefied petroleum gas licensees.
HB 94 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes so as to provide that the Railroad Commission of Texas shall have the power and authority, and it shall be its duty to refuse to grant an original license to any applicant or to cancel the existing license of any licenses, as it shall appear to the Commission upon hearing as herein provided, that such applicant and licensee has violated and failed to comply with any provisions of this Act.
HB 95 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to creating and establishing a Commission to be known as the Liquefied Petroleum Gas Commission, prescribing the number of members of said Commission, their qualifications and duties, providing for the appointment of an Executive Director and employees; giving said Commission the power and authority to make rules and regulations to carry out the purposes of this Act.
HB 119 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes so as to provide that private corporations may be created for the encouragement of agriculture and horticulture by associations for the maintenance of public fairs and exhibitions of stock, farm products and implements, equipment or practices used in agriculture or horticulture.
HB 156 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts creating an advisory civil judicial council; providing that the council shall be known as the Texas Judicial Council; adding to the duties thereof the study of courts having criminal jurisdiction, the rules and procedure in criminal trials and appeals and the gathering of statistics and the making of recommendations regarding these procedures; providing that retired judges shall be eligible for membership on the Council, providing for severability.
HB 194 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to mortgages, deeds of trust or other security instruments executed by (a) corporations engaged in this State in the generation, manufacture, transmission, distribution and sale of electric energy and power to the public, (b) corporations engaged in this State in the transportation, distribution and sale through local distribution system or systems of natural gas to the public for domestic, commercial, industrial or any other use, and (c) corporations owning or operating in this State any gas pipe line or lines for the transportation and sale of natural gas to other other pipe line companies or to local distribution consumers for their own use.
HB 560 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to abolishing the office of County Auditor in certain counties.
HB 561 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing for an appropriation from the General Revenue Fund to pay salaries, compensation, and other expenses of the Liquefied Petroleum Gas Commission; providing for the number and type of employees.
HB 781 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to authorizing Commissioners Courts to increase compensation for Justices of the Peace in certain counties.
HB 800 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to making an emergency appropriation to the State Board of Water Engineers for the purpose of paying rent on Soils Testing Laboratory to supplement the rent appropriation rendered insufficient by the payment of rents on such laboratory.
51st Regular Session
HB 61 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing for the creation of private corporations for the purpose of owning, selling, repairing, leasing, or renting for hire and any other lawful purpose, phonographs, electrical music machines and coin operating vending machines used to dispense or vend merchandise, commodities, confections or music.
HB 159 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing a standard measurement for gas (including natural and casinghead); providing a savings clause.
HB 393 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to facilitating distribution of electric energy to the inhabitants of small towns, villages and rural areas of the State of Texas by providing that lines for the transmission and transportation of electric energy may be constructed, erected and maintained on the right-of-way of roads and highways outside the corporate limits of cities and towns and providing that such liens may be constructed, erected and maintained within the corporate limits of a city or town with the consent and under the direction of its governing body; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith; containing the severability clause.
HB 468 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to validating the creation of the Port Lavaca Independent School District by the annexation of certain independent and common school Districts of Calhoun County, Texas, thereto by an election, under order or orders of the County School Trustees calling for a Rural High School Election; providing that such an Act shall not validate in the event of heretofore filled or hereafter filled within 45 days from the effective date of this Act; providing a savings clause.
HB 693 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to preserving the faith and credit of the State and its agency the City of Port Lavaca, Texas, to which State General Fund Ad Valorem Taxes have been donated or granted.
HB 715 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to provide for stream and water improvement through the control, prevention and abatement of pollution in the waters of the state; creating a Board of Stream Control and prescribing its powers, duties and compensation; repealing certain laws in conflict herewith.
HB 767 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing for the sale, production and marketing of oil and gas in all State Park Lands now operated by Local State Park Board or Commissioners with the advice and consent of the Board of Control as provided by any law, by lease thereof for such purpose; repealing all laws in conflict.
HB 768 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing leasing of State parks for production of oil and gas.
HB 769 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, empowering Commissioners Courts of counties to contract with U. S. Government for acquisition of any temporary housing on land which the U.S. Government may own, etc; providing that all laws and parts of laws herewith are repealed to the extent of the conflict only; providing that if any section, subsection, sentence, clause or phrase of this Act is, for any reason, held to be invalid or unconstitutional, the validity of the remaining portions shall not be affected.
HB 770 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, adding thereto a provision empowering the Commissioners Court of each county of this State, where said county has heretofore acquired or may hereafter acquire land for an airport through purchase or gift from any person or source, including the Federal Government, or any agency thereof, to lease said lands and/or the facilities thereof for airport purposes, or for other purposes, not inhibited by the terms of the grant; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict herewith to the extent of such conflicts only; providing that if any section, subsection, sentence, clause or phrase of this Act is held to be invalid or unconstitutional the validity of the remaining portion shall not be affected thereby.
HB 779 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill" | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending previous Acts, providing additional measures of relief to certain Public Agencies by the allocation thereto of certain State ad valorem taxes and by providing for the refunding of bonds.
HB 979 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to regulate commercial fishing operations within the State of Texas and providing for health certificates for vessels and crews; defining "commercial fishing operations"; providing a penalty; providing a severance and savings clause.
50th Regular Session
HB 8 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to providing for the punishment of any employee of the State or any political subdivision thereof, if such employee advocates the overthrow of the Government of the United States or the State of Texas by force, or who belongs to or is in any way connected with any organization advocating the overthrow of the Government of the United States or the State of Texas or who contributes any money or other thing of value to such organization or knowingly aids or assists such organization in any manner; providing that no part of any funds appropriated by the State of Texas or any political subdivision thereof shall be used to pay the compensation of such person; providing for a penalty.
HB 396 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation of Three-Hundred Thousand Dollars($300,000) to pay incidental expenses of the members of the Regular Session of the Fiftieth Legislature, such expenses not to exceed Ten Dollars ($10.00) per day per member; providing for certificates to the Comptroller; making records available to the public.
HB 640 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to amending a previous Act, authorizing the Commissioners of Drainage Districts to supervise and control the construction and maintenance of canals, drains, ditches and other improvements, including the right of ways of highways and public roads within such Drainage Districts; provided such District shall not exercise authority over the right of way of any State Highway without mutual agreement; repealing all laws and parts of laws in conflict
HB 781 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to fixing the compensation for Justices of the Peace in certain counties; allowing said officers to retain certain fees; repealing all laws in conflict.
HB 787 Author: Fly, William S. "Bill"
Caption: Relating to creating Fannin State Park Commission; authorizing the government of the United States to erect a memorial under certain conditions.