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Legislation authored by James Clayton McNealus

Includes legislation with James Clayton McNealus as the primary author for the 34th through 37th Legislatures. For other types of authorship, search the Legislative Archive System.
Please note author information is not complete for the 43rd through 45th Legislatures or for sessions prior to the 34th.

37th Regular Session
SB 24 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act regarding the securing of board and lodging, or anything of value under false pretenses; relating to drawing and delivery of checks, drafts, etc.
SB 25 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to hotels and boarding houses.
SB 32 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the organization, admission, regulation and taxation of Incorporated Mutual Insurance Companies, other than life insurance companies.
SB 47 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending the suspended sentence law; providing for its non-appliance in certain felony cases.
SB 80 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act regarding the organization, incorporation, supervision and regulation of mutual life insurance companies.
SB 101 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for and increasing the annual license fee on commercial vehicles.
SB 112 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing the organization of holding companies for the purpose of dealing in the capital stock, bonds, mortgages, debentures, notes, and other securities and evidences of indebtedness of other corporations.
SB 122 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to establishing a State Athletic Commission and regulating the art of boxing and sparring exhibitions, or performances, in the State of Texas.
SB 135 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to organized co-operation with the Parent Teacher's Association of the State in child welfare work, and providing for the direction to be through the Department of Education.
SB 136 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act regarding suspended sentence in certain cases.
SB 167 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending an act regulating the employment of women and minors and establishing a Board of Industrial Welfare to investigate and deal with such employment, including the fixing of a minimum wage, providing for an appropriation therefor, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof and declaring an emergency.
SB 168 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to proposing the purchase of and distribution of military service medals, etc., to the Texas war veterans of the recent World War.
SB 175 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to an act changing the name of the Dallas County Criminal Court of Texas to the Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations.
SB 200 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to requiring public service corporations to give each employee a fifteen day vacation each year, etc.
SB 263 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to fixing a maximum passenger rate to be charged peace officers of the State by railways.
SB 266 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for a building in connection with the Texas School for the Blind and to provide for the entrance, care and support of children born blind or with defective eyesight, etc.
SB 297 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the business of insurance made on what is known as the Lloyds plan.
SB 312 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to the Home Rule Act conferring powers on towns of 5,000 population and over.
SB 318 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending law relative to the appointment of Commissioners of Appraisement for levee and drainage districts, etc.
36th Regular Session
SB 35 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes fixing the salary of the Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor Statistics; making an appropriation for additional salaries.
SB 52 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the employment of children under fifteen (15) years of age in certain occupations, and under seventeen (17) years of age in certain other occupations, prescribing certain duties of employers of children, fixing the hours children can be employed, making it a misdemeanor for parents or others having control of children to make false statements or to misrepresent conditions with a view to securing employment for such child or children, limiting defenses of employers of children.
SB 53 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to requiring the employment of citizens of the United States on public work, providing that any violation of the Act shall render all contracts with the State, county or municipality void, requiring all boards, officers, agents or employees of the State, county or municipalities having the power to enter into contracts for public work, to file in the office of the Commissioner of Labor Statistics the names and addresses of all contractors holding contracts with the State, county or municipality; requiring all contracts to keep a list of all employees stating whether they are natural born or naturalized citizens of the United States, and providing that all such lists shall be open to the inspection of the Commissioner of Labor Statistics; providing penalties.
SB 54 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to establishing a State athletic commission and regulating the art of boxing and sparring exhibitions or performances in the State of Texas.
SB 62 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes of the Penal Code relating to obtaining board and lodging under false pretenses, or obtaining any property or thing of value or the making, uttering or delivery of any check, draft or order in payment of any obligation to defraud; fixing the punishment; prescribing a rule of evidence or prosecution; making the law cumulative.
SB 63 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain title of the Code of Criminal Procedure relating to the manner of enforcing the attendance of witnesses where money, property, or other things of value has been obtained under false pretenses, or by uttering or delivering any check, draft or order in payment of any obligation to defraud; prescribing the manner in which such witnesses may be required to attend any trial; providing for their pay.
SB 67 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain Act providing whole family protection for members of fraternal benefit societies.
SB 81 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles relating to fixing a special lien in favor of hotels, inns and boarding houses and providing a remedy for the enforcing of said lien by advertising and selling the baggage and other property of the guests of such hotel, inn, or boarding house, providing for the disposition of the proceeds of said sale, defining the term hotel and inn.
SB 82 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to the formation of corporations to contract for, erect, or construct improvements or structures, and acquire, sell, or prepare materials used therein.
SB 83 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to the formation of corporations to act as trustee and agent, to accumulate and lend money, purchase, sell and deal in notes, bonds, and securities without banking and discounting privileges.
SB 95 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to punishing the making or use of materially false statements in writing respecting financial condition, for the purpose of obtaining money, property, or credit when such money, property or credit amount to more than fifty dollars; making such an offense a felony and prescribing the punishment therefor.
SB 96 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes relating to the leasing or renting of residences, stores, houses or other buildings and providing for registration with County Clerks.
SB 164 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to defining as common carriers within this State persons, firms, associations of persons and corporations operating motor vehicles and other self-propelling public conveyances, and affording means of street transportation similar to that ordinarily afforded by street railways, but not operated upon fixed tracks; requiring permits; fixing a penalty for the violation of said Act.
SB 215 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to establishing what is known as a uniform warehouse receipt.
SB 241 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute so as to provide for the appointment of a guardian of a person of unsound mind by jury trial, which will be granted if requested, as set out in certain statute providing for "guardianship of persons if unsound mind and habitual drunkards," and validating all appointments heretofore made without a jury trial.
SB 242 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to protecting the public health of the people of the State of Texas by prohibiting any person, firm or corporation, owner, agent, employee, or person in charge of any public or private building, from keeping, offering, exhibiting or displaying for use any common drinking cup, glass or other receptacle, and from maintaining in or about any lavoratory or wash room any towel for common use; defining the words "common use" and fixing a penalty for violation of the Act.
SB 248 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes so as to provide that candidate of political parties casting 100,000 or more votes in the next preceding election shall be nominated by a majority of the votes cast in a primary election.
SB 310 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the screening of coal before being weighed, providing penalties for violating this Act.
SB 316 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the consolidation of two or more insurance companies doing the same line of business, where one, or all of them have been previously organized under the laws of this State.
SB 323 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain statutes by raising the age limit of compulsory attendance to fifteen years, raising the grade of exemptions from the fourth to the seventh grade, defining the power of district and county boards of trustees and of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction in the enforcement of the compulsory attendance law, and raising the compulsory attendance period form one to one hundred and twenty days.
SB 332 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to preventing any person, firm, association of persons or corporation form furnishing water that is impure, unwholesome, unpotable and polluted, for domestic purpose; providing certain duties of public officers under this Act, and the compensation they are to receive for their services; providing penalty for the violation of the provision of this Act.
SB 360 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to exempting from taxation all public securities after this Act takes effect.
SB 371 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to creating the Board of Public Printing, providing for a secretary thereof who shall also be the State Expert Printer and fixing his salary, providing clerical help for the State Expert Printer, to provide for the letting of contracts for printing, binding and furnishing stationery and other supplies.
SB 391 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Rockwall County, Texas; defining its boundaries, etc.
SB 392 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain statute relating to the reissuance of life insurance companies and providing for deposits of securities and additions thereto, by such companies to be delivered to the Commissioner of Insurance and Banking of the State where the company taking over such insurance has its home office.
SB 397 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the appointment of Official Grand Jury Stenographers by the Criminal District Judges of Dallas and Bexar counties, and prescribing the qualifications and duties of said official stenographer and providing for their compensation and prescribing the time and method of transcribing the evidence and testimony taken before said grand juries.
36th 1st Called Session
SB 1 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to declaring that the war with the Imperial Government of Germany is a great public calamity in all counties, cities and towns of the State, and declaring that because of said calamity and by reason of the inadequate provisions of the laws of this State the discharged sailors, soldiers and marines of this State were prevented from paying their poll taxes; and, therefore, declaring that said sailors, soldiers and marines should not and ought not to be compelled to pay their poll taxes due or assessed against them for the years A.D. 1918 and A.D. 1919.
36th 2nd Called Session
SB 22 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to giving the State Health Officer the authority to enforce the health quarantine and sanitary laws of this state when the local officers fail or refuse to do so; providing for the removal of county and city officers who fail to enforce the health, quarantine and sanitary laws.
SB 23 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to making it the duty of the Superintendents of every State Institution where men, women are children are kept at the expense of the state to report annually to the State Health Officer such information relative to the physical condition of the inmates of said institution; providing a penalty.
SB 24 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles relating to the creation of the State Board of Health to provide for the appointment and organization of said Board and the name of its officers.
SB 25 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing that no person suffering from open tuberculosis shall be permitted to attend any public or private school of this State.
SB 26 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the appointment by the State Health Officer of one or more State Sanitary Engineers or physicians directing the sanitary inspections of all incorporated cities and towns; appropriating the receipts for their services.
SB 27 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the examination of persons whom the State Health Officer has good reason to believe are afflicted with leprosy; providing for the quarantine and segregation of lepers.
SB 28 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending Rule 3, relating "Contagious Diseases" of Section 10, of Chapter 30 of the General Laws of the State of Texas.
SB 29 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to establishing and fixing the salaries of the President of the State Board of Health, the Assistant State Health Officer, the Registrar of Vital Statistics of the State Health Department and the Chemist and Bacteriologist of the State Board of Health.
SB 30 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending Rule 3, relating to "Contagious Diseases" of Section 10, of Chapter 30, of the General Laws of the State of Texas.
SB 41 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to requiring persons handling pistols to secure a license therefor, to pay an occupation tax thereon and to keep a record of all pistol transactions; providing penalties.
SB 42 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to standardizing the gauge of vehicles to be used on the public highways of this state.
SB 43 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing that freight charges on carloads of coal delivered at any point within the state where Railroad track weighting scales are owned, used, or maintained shall be based upon the actual weight of said coal; providing a penalty.
SB 55 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to establishing a State Athletic Commission and regulating the part of boxing and sparring exhibitions or performances in the State.
SB 72 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to changing the name of the Forty-Fourth Judicial District Court of Texas to the "Dallas County District Court of Domestic Relations."
SB 117 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to repealing certain sections of an act relating to license fees charged against owners of motor vehicles.
SB 146 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending special road law for Dallas County.
SB 152 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to punishing the making or use of materially false statements in writing respecting financial condition for the purpose of obtaining money, property or credit.
36th 3rd Called Session
SB 97 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relating to the maximum amount of fees to be retains by district and county officers and regulating the salaries of assistants and deputies in certain counties.
SB 105 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws by providing that the commissioners court of Rockwall County, Texas, may condemn land and material of whatsoever kind for road and bridge purposes.
SJR 1 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Proposing an amendment withdrawing and nullifying action of the Thirty-sixth Legislature of Texas at its Second Called Session in ratifying the Eighteenth Amendment of the Federal Constitution.
36th 4th Called Session
SB 14 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending the Dallas County road law.
35th Regular Session
SB 13 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the payment by any county of the State of Texas of a monthly allowance to indigent, widowed mothers for the partial support of their children in their own homes.
SB 14 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to exemption from taxation all public securities issued after this Act takes effect.
SB 15 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: An act for the prevention or the unnecessary destruction and extinction within the State of certain fur-bearing animals; providing penalties.
SB 16 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to making it the duties of the Texas State Board of Pharmacy regarding the examination of applicants for registration; providing reciprocity with other states; fixing penalties.
SB 68 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to defining common carrier pipe lines engaged, or to engage in the transportation of petroleum oil; giving the Railroad Commission of Texas the power to regulate the rate of such transportation by such common carriers; fixing penalties for violation of this Act, and the rules and orders of said commission.
SB 69 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to the creation of a State Board of Examiners of Architects; prohibiting any one from representing himself as an architect in this state unless so certified by said Board, fixing a penalty.
SB 70 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the licensing of persons, firms and corporations engaged in pursuing, conducting or carrying on an electrical contracting business in the State or installing any wires or electrical apparatus to convey electrical current; providing penalties.
SB 89 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to constituting the several district judges of counties of certain population a Juvenile Board of such county; prescribing the powers and duties of such board and providing for the payment or compensation of such officers.
SB 90 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relating to obtaining board and lodging under false pretenses.
SB 91 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to fixing a special lien in favor of hotels and boarding houses and providing a remedy for the enforcement of said lien by the advertising and sale of baggage and other property under control of the guests of such establishment.
SB 92 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws in regard to the manner of enforcing the attendance of witnesses relating to the obtaining of money or other things of value under false pretenses or fraudulent check.
SB 155 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to punishing the making or use of false statements respecting financial condition, whether directly or indirectly, for the purpose of obtaining money, property or credit; making a felony; prescribing punishment.
SB 239 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to regulating the conducting of fish hatcheries and the propagation of fish .
SB 282 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to preventing the introduction into and the dissemination of insect pests and diseases injurious or harmful to plants and plant products.
SB 288 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing citizens to take insurance on their lives payable to business partners, firms or corporations of which they are members or stockholders, or to religious, charitable or educational institutions.
SB 309 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain acts relating to relief of railroads chartered since January 1, 1892 which have failed to construct roads.
SB 318 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to defining and regulating the practice of veterinary medicine and surgery.
SB 332 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles of the Penal code by adding thereto articles defining the offense of criminal negligence of the first degree and criminal negligence of the second degree; fixing a penalty.
SB 333 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the creation and organization of fire districts and the levying of a tax on the property therein for purposes of fire protection.
SB 386 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing the creation of private corporations under the general corporation laws of the state with power to act as adjusters for insurance companies.
SB 422 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to defining common carrier pipe lines engaged or to engage in the transportation of natural gas; declaring common carriers to be public utilities and making them subject to the provisions of this act; giving the Railroad Commission of Texas the power to regulate the rate of such transportation.
SB 455 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws so as to permit nine jurors to return a verdict in civil cases.
SB 483 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relating to license granted to graduates of the Law Department of the University of Texas.
SJR 9 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Proposing an amendment to provide a system of taxation for the state.
SJR 15 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Proposing an amendment authorizing the Legislature to fix the minimum price for cotton; authorizing a tax; making an appropriation.
35th 1st Called Session
SB 24 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to validating a tick eradication election in Dallas County.
SB 32 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to defining loan and investment companies; providing for their incorporations, powers and supervision.
35th 3rd Called Session
SB 16 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of Dallas County, Texas, to provide a building in the City of Dallas at or near the court house in said county and to establish therein a Womans Rest Room or Rest Rooms of sufficient dimensions for the comfort and convenience of the women and children from the rural districts who are called up to attend court, or to visit the county site.
SB 38 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amend the law so as to permit the sale in any county or subdivision thereof, or in any city or town in which the sale of intoxicating liquor has been prohibited, of wines for sacramental purposes, and of alcoholic stimulants for medicinal purposes, and so as to permit the sale of ethyl alcohol by wholesale druggists to retail druggists.
SB 39 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating amending certain laws by permitting the sale and shipment of alcohol to licensed druggists for medicinal purposes, and to wholesale druggists.
SB 40 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating amending certain laws by exempting sales of alcohol in quantities of one gallon or more in prohibition territory from tax provided by law.
35th 4th Called Session
SB 23 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws regulating the business of co-operative savings and contract Loan Companies so that such companies may invest their funds in mortgages which shall be a first lien on real estate and further permitting such companies to invest their funds in Liberty Bonds.
SB 32 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws by providing for appeals from corporation courts to the Court of Criminal appeals in certain cities.
SB 47 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the appointment of official stenographers for grand juries by the judges of the District courts and prescribing their qualifications and duties and providing for their compensation.
SB 91 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the payment to Mrs. J.D. Skelton, daughter of Colonel William Fitzhugh, the amount due to said Colonel and remaining unpaid for the purchase by the State of Texas of mules for the Ranger Service prior to 1860.
SB 95 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to declaring that casualty insurance companies shall hereafter have authority to write marine insurance in which may be included the hazards and perils incident to war.
SB 108 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to official shorthand reporters compensation in Dallas County, Harris County, Bexar and Travis Counties.
34th Regular Session
SB 35 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain articles fixing the rate of interest on judgments, including judgments of the District and County Courts.
SB 63 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to requiring engineers and other operators of steam engines and boilers to procure a license; providing for the issuance of licenses and for the examination of applicants therefor.
SB 64 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the licensing of persons, firms and corporations engaged in the business of installing wires or electric apparatus conveying electrical current; providing for the appointment of a State Electric Supervisor; providing penalties.
SB 79 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to materialmen's and laborers' liens on buildings, etc.
SB 117 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute fixing the maximum price for the publication of executive proclamations, advertisements and other documents.
SB 118 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the collection of delinquent taxes so as to provide that taxes reported delinquent for any year or years prior to 1905 shall never be collected.
SB 119 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act relating to the prevention the diversion of electric current, water or gas; prescribing penalties.
SB 120 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the acquisition cost of fire insurance companies not organized under the laws of Texas and provide that agents in Texas shall not be paid less than local agents in State where company is chartered.
SB 145 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the creation of a hotel commission; making an appropriation.
SB 146 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to preventing the unnecessary destruction and extinction of certain fur-bearing animals; providing penalties.
SB 156 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute providing that no action for injuries done to the charter or reputation of another by libel or slander shall be maintained unless written notice of the claim therefor has been given within ninety days after accrual.
SB 157 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to fixing the venue of suits for damages for libel and slander.
SB 158 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending certain laws relating to libel by making privileged, without proof of actual malice, fair, true and impartial accounts of executive and legislative proceedings.
SB 159 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending libel laws by providing that nothing in them shall be construed to take away from any now or heretofore existing defense to a civil action for libel; preserving all such defenses.
SB 169 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to re-enact and amending the special road law for Dallas County.
SB 170 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending the Revised Criminal Code of 1911 making it a penal offense for any person to break, cut, tear down, obstruct, climb power or light poles or towers or in any manner tamper with or interfere with electric light and power wires or electric transmission lines; providing a penalty.
SB 191 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing that any corporation authorized to construct, acquire and operate electric railways shall have power to purchase or may join with other individual firm or corporation in constructing, leasing, owning, using or maintaining any other electric line of railway upon such terms as may be agreed upon; providing the manner thereof.
SB 212 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute conferring on corporations the power to borrow money in excess of the amount of their authorized capital stock.
SB 216 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing the formation of domestic corporations for the purpose of buying, selling, storing and transporting oil, gas and other mineral substances by means of pipelines and declaring all corporations or persons engaged in transporting such to be common carriers.
SB 218 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to conferring original concurrent jurisdiction on the criminal district courts of Dallas county.
SB 220 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute permitting corporations to borrow money in excess of capital stock.
SB 222 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to creating a State Board of Public Accountancy, and defining the qualifications of the members thereof; providing for the appointment of said board and fixing its powers and duties.
SB 249 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to creating a State Board of Examiners of Architects.
SB 257 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to repealing a certain Article of the Penal Code relating to the obtaining of board and lodging under false pretenses; prescribing penalties.
SB 258 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to repealing a certain Statute fixing a special lien in favor of hotels and boarding houses and providing a remedy for the enforcement of said lien by the advertising and sale of the baggage and other property under the control of the guests of such.
SB 259 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the sale of convict made goods and to punish violations thereof.
SB 260 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: relating to amending a certain Act authorizing the formation of corporations for the purpose of generating, manufacturing, transporting, and selling gas, electric current, and power; fixing a penalty.
SB 287 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to the relief of railway corporations having charters granted or amended since the first day of January, 1892, and which have failed or are about to fail, to construct their roads and branches, or any part thereof, within the time required by law.
SB 328 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to the fares to be collected from school children by street railways.
SB 346 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the appointment of a guardian of a person of unsound mind or an habitual drunkard on a hearing before the court without the necessity of a jury trial.
SB 379 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to enlarging the concurrent jurisdiction of the criminal district courts of Dallas County.
SB 380 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute providing that in all instances where practicable all elections shall be held in some schoolhouse, fire station or other public building within the limits of election precinct without charge, except for actual additional expenses; authorizing such use of public buildings.
SB 381 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to making an appropriation out of the State Treasury to reimburse H.O. Samuel for excess taxes paid to the State for the year 1913.
SB 394 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending a certain Statute relating to taxation, providing for a maximum bond of tax collectors, and fixing the time for filing by tax collectors of their reports.
34th 1st Called Session
SB 15 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing that any corporation now or hereafter organized under the laws of this State, authorized to construct, acquire and operate electric or other interurban railways, commonly known as interurban railways, shall have the power to purchase, lease or acquire the physical property, rights and franchises of any other corporation organized for like purposes, or to acquire lease or purchase the physical properties, rights and franchises of any corporation owning suburban or street railways and giving to such corporation so acquired, leased or purchased the right and power to sell or dispose of its properties to such purchasing corporation, all upon such terms as may be agreed upon between the boards of directors of the respective corporations; provided, that in case of said street car railways, the consent of the city council, board or commissioners, or other governing body, as the case may be, of the city where such street car line may be located, must first be obtained, and also authorized or approved by a majority of the stockholders.
SB 25 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the business of co-operative savings and contract loan companies; creating offenses for violations.
SB 30 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the incorporation of medical milk commissioners and the certification of milk produced under their supervision; providing a penalty for any medical director of such corporation who shall receive a salary or fee.
SB 33 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Governor to appoint a Judiciary Commission to report to the Governor complete codes of civil and criminal procedure for use by all the courts of the state.
33rd Regular Session
SB 4 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to preventing the pollution of the water courses or other public bodies of water of the State of Texas, providing a penalty therefor, providing means for the abatement thereof.
SB 61 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to preserving, propagating and protecting the wild game, wild birds and wild fowl of the state; providing for the appointment of deputy game commissioners and providing adequate penalties.
SB 109 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to receiving stolen property and providing what shall constitute a prima facia case.
SB 110 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the sale of intoxicating liquors in any city or town which has fixed limits in which the same shall be sold, outside of such limits, and providing a penalty.
SB 111 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating chapter 5, title 8 of the code of criminal procedure relating to charges of the court by repealing articles 735, 736, 737 and 743, and be enacting in lieu thereof articles 735, 736, 737, 737A, and 743.
SB 121 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to defining certain classes of indemnity contracts; prescribing regulation thereof, and fixing a license fee.
SB 160 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to fixing the salary of the county attorney of Dallas county, and creating the office of county detective
SB 161 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing that whenever any foreign corporation doing business in this state shall have or make application to remove any case from the state court to any federal court, that it shall be the duty of the secretary of state to revoke the license of such corporation.
SB 174 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending statutes relating to duties of railroad agents, and affixing a penalty.
SB 175 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending statutes relating to railroad train dispatchers and affixing a penalty.
SB 192 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the trial of civil suits for damages for libel; to define privileged matter.
SB 239 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing the formation of corporations for the construction and operation of interurban electric, gas or gasoline, denatured alcohol or naphtha motor railways with power to own, construct, and operate union depots and office buildings.
SB 287 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to preventing and punishing discrimination in wholesale rates by wholesalers within the state against any person, firm or corporation within the state, and providing a penalty therefor.
SB 288 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to regulating the practice of veterinary medicine, surgery, and dentistry; creating a board for the examination of applicants for the practice of veterinary medicine, surgery and dentistry; prescribing penalties.
SB 344 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to creating a Child Welfare Commission and providing for the collection, compilation, preservation and distribution of information respecting the child life of this state.
SB 361 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to granting the charter of the Bankers Guarantee Life and Pension Company, of Dallas.
SB 418 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to authorizing the incorporation of and defining social clubs, regulating same and electing members thereof, validating charters of clubs already incorporated, making this act cumulative.
SB 433 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending articles 5831, 5832, 5833, 5834, 5835, 5836, 5838, and 5860 of the revised civil statutes of 1911 relating to the state militia.
SB 472 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to prohibiting the giving and soliciting or receiving of tips, providing a penalty.
SB 473 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to defining and prohibiting blacklisting of students and to prescribe penalties.
SB 485 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing a lien for certain parsons or corporations.
SB 493 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to amending the statutes authorizing the formation of corporations for construction and operation of inter-urban, electric gas or gasoline, denatured alcohol or naptha motor railways with power to own, construct and operate union depots and office buildings.
33rd 1st Called Session
SB 28 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending an Act to create a more efficient road system for Dallas County, Texas, and defining the powers and duties of the commissioners court of said county relative to roads and bridges of said county, and making county commissioners of said county ex-officio road commissioners of their respective districts, and prescribing their duties and compensation as road commissioners; and prescribing penalties and providing punishment for violations of this act.
SB 49 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending the laws of the state so as to permit the use of the co-insurance clause in policies of insurance at the option of the assured or property owner.
32nd Regular Session
SB 15 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to regulating the employment of children in factories, mills, mines, quarries, distilleries, breweries, manufacturing and other establishments using dangerous machinery, in manufactory of goods for immoral purposes or when their health may be impaired or morals debased, or to send such child to any disorderly house, bawdy house or house of assignation, or to permit such child to go to any such house, and to provide penalties for violation of same.
SB 83 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending an Act to regulate elections and to provide penalties for its violation.
SB 191 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing the Texas Traction Company, a corporation, to purchase the Denison & Sherman Railway Company, a corporation, and to acquire, own, maintain and operate the properties now owned by the said Denison and Sherman Railway Company, including its lines of railway in the cities of Denison and Sherman, Grayson county, Texas, as well as its interurban railway connecting said cities, together with all franchises and rights possessed, owned and enjoyed by it, the Denison and Sherman Railway Company.
SB 192 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending "An Act to create a more efficient road system for Dallas county, Texas."
SB 218 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to rendering more equitable the relations between master and servant.
SB 271 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to prohibiting foreign corporations from hereafter acquiring by purchase or otherwise any land in this State for for any telephone line or system.
SB 272 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to prohibiting foreign corporations from acquiring any land for any telephone line or system or for any street car or any heating, light or power system.
SB 273 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to the purposes for which corporations may be created.
SB 281 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to preventing the pollution of the water courses of the State of Texas, providing a penalty therefor.
SB 289 Author: McNealus, James Clayton | et. al.
Caption: Relating to the Sunday law.
SB 306 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to further defining the jurisdiction of the County Court of Dallas County at Law.
SB 309 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for a system of physical inspection of the children in the public schools in cities having a population of 15,000 (fifteen thousand) or over.
SB 328 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of any county in this State to levy and collect a tax not to exceed five (5) cents on each $100 of assessed valuation of the county for one year for the purchase and improvement of lands for county parks.
SB 346 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to creating the Garland Independent School District in Dallas County so as to include the territory situated within the bounds of the town of Garland and other lands and territory adjacent thereto, empowering the said district to take over all school money belonging to free school properties situated with said district.
SB 363 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending an act entitled "An Act to grant a new charter to the city of Dallas," adopted by the Thirtieth Legislature of Texas, 1907, by amending Section 2 of Article I thereof, Subdivision 5, of Section 2, of Article II thereof, Section 1, of Article X (10), thereof, Subdivision Q of Section 1, Article X (10) thereof, and by adding thereto Subdivision J to Section 1 of Article X (10).
32nd 1st Called Session
SB 27 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to amending an Act to grant a new charter to the city of Dallas, Dallas county.
SB 41 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to providing for the purchase of text books and supplies by the Board of Education of Dallas.
SB 61 Author: McNealus, James Clayton
Caption: Relating to describing the boundaries of the city of Dallas.