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HB 3153 83-0 (2013) Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
Relating to the operation and administration of, and practice in courts in, the judicial branch of state government and the composition of certain juvenile boards; imposing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
See remarks for effective date
SB 387 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Clardy, Travis
Relating to county participation in a program for improvement of collection of court costs, fees, and fines imposed in criminal cases. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 3340 81-0 (2009) Author: Hopson, Chuck
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the conveyance of certain state forest land in Cherokee County under the control of the board of regents of The Texas A&M University System. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 1656 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Cherokee County to the City of Rusk. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 2019 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Nixon, Drew
Relating to the conveyance of certain state-owned real property in Cherokee County to the City of Rusk. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2778 72-0 (1991) Author: Bomer, Elton
Sponsor: Haley, Bill
Relating to the appointment of a public defender for Cherokee County. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1485 72-0 (1991) Author: Haley, Bill Relating to the appointment of a public defender for Cherokee County. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 626 71-0 (1989) Author: Swift, Dick | et. al. Relating to the creation of a judicial district composed of Anderson, Cherokee, and Houston counties. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 3066 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Jerry
Sponsor: Haley, Bill
Relating to the compensation of the members of the juvenile boards of Cherokee, Nacogdoches and Gregg counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
House conferees appointed
HB 3189 71-0 (1989) Author: Swift, Dick
Sponsor: Haley, Bill
Relating to the County Court at Law of Cherokee County and to service of the judge of that court on the county juvenile board. House: County Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
SB 1692 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Swift, Dick
Relating to the compensation of the members of the juvenile boards of Cherokee and Nacogdoches counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1182 70-0 (1987) Author: Johnson, Cliff Relating to the sale of certain state-owned real property in Cherokee County. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 950 70-0 (1987) Author: Blake, Roy
Sponsor: Johnson, Cliff
Relating to the sale of certain state-owned real property to Cherokee County. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 1224 69-0 (1985) Author: Blake, Roy
Sponsor: Hightower, Allen
Relating to the conveyance of certain land in Tyler County under the control of the General Land Office in exchange for certain land in Cherokee County under the control of the board of regents of The Texas A&M University System. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1397 69-0 (1985) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to the creation of the County Court at Law of Cherokee County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Judicial Affairs
HB 2380 68-0 (1983) Author: Bomer, Elton
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to the creation of a County Court at Law of Cherokee County. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1931 67-0 (1981) Author: Turner, Jim
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to the deer season in Cherokee County. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1627 66-0 (1979) Author: Whitehead, Emmett
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to the use of nets and seines in certain water in Anderson and Cherokee counties. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1234 65-0 (1977) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Relating to the open season for taking fur-bearing animals in Cherokee County. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Environmental Affairs
HB 2160 65-0 (1977) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the Rusk State Court in Cherokee County; making other provisions relative to the court. House: Judicial Affairs Failed to pass to third reading
HB 2255 65-0 (1977) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Authorizing the sale and conveyance of certain described land in Cherokee County, Texas, by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation subject to the reservation to the State of Texas of a nonparticipating royalty interest; providing that the proceeds from the sale shall be used by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation to pay the cost of advertising and sale of property with the remainder going to the general revenue fund; and declaring an emergency. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 98 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Don
Sponsor: Whitehead, Emmett
Relating to open season for taking fur-bearing animals in Cherokee County. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SR 491 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Don Extending congratulations to the Cherokee County honorees of the Family Land Heritage Program.
HB 549 64-0 (1975) Author: Whitehead, Emmett Authorizing the sale and conveyance of certain land in Cherokee County by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation; providing that the proceeds from the sale shall be part of the funds of the Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation for use in the construction of living quarters for staff personnel at the Rusk State Hospital and appropriating the proceeds for that purpose. House: Health & Welfare Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 2246 64-0 (1975) Author: Whitehead, Emmett
Sponsor: Adams, Don
Relating to the taking of deer in a portion of Cherokee County; providing a penalty. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective in 90 days
SB 356 64-0 (1975) Author: Adams, Don
Sponsor: Whitehead, Emmett
Authorizing the sale and conveyance of certain described land in Cherokee County by the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation; providing that the proceeds from the sale shall be part of the funds of the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation for use in the construction of living quarters for staff personnel at the Rusk State Hospital and appropriating the proceeds for that purpose. House: Health & Welfare
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1709 63-0 (1973) Author: Whitehead, Emmett
Sponsor: Adams, Don
Relating to the taking of quail in Cherokee County; amending Subsection (a) of Section 1, Chapter 165, Acts of the 60th Legislature, Regular Session, 1967; and declaring an emergency. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HB 1710 63-0 (1973) Author: Whitehead, Emmett
Sponsor: Adams, Don
Relating to the taking of deer in certain parts of Cherokee County; amending Section 1, Chapter 409, Acts of the 60th Legislature, Regular Session, 1967, as amended; and declaring an emergency. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HB 1403 62-0 (1971) Author: Hannah, John H.
Sponsor: Wilson, Charles
Relating to the additional compensation allowed county and district judges for service on the Angelina, Cherokee and Nacogdoches County Juvenile Boards.
HB 1658 62-0 (1971) Author: Price, Rayford
Sponsor: Wilson, Charles
Relating to deer season in a portion of Cherokee County.
HB 1740 62-0 (1971) Author: Burgess, Steve Relating to prohibiting the use of certain nets to catch fish, other than rough fish, in certain waters of the Angelina River in Nagodoches [County] and Cherokee Counties; providing a penalty.
SB 492 62-0 (1971) Author: Wilson, Charles
Sponsor: Price, Rayford
Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of the Texas A & M University System to acquire by purchase in the name of the State of Texas, for the use of benefit of the Texas Forest Service, and to improve the same, a sufficient quantity of land suitable for the expansion of the Indian Mound Nursery in Cherokee County for the operation thereon of a forest tree nursery and for the production of other forest products.
HB 1277 61-0 (1969) Author: Price, William Rayford | et. al. Relating to turkey hunting in Angelina, Cherokee, Nacogdoches, Sabine, Upshur, and Wood counties.
HB 1403 61-0 (1969) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to extending the period that deer in a certain part of Cherokee County may not be taken or killed.
HB 429 60-0 (1967) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to prohibiting the use of nets and seines in Cherokee County and in the waters of the Neches River within the boundaries of Cherokee and Anderson counties during certain months; prescribing a penalty.
HB 430 60-0 (1967) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties and financing of the North Cherokee County Hospital District.
HB 431 60-0 (1967) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to hunting quail in Cherokee County; prescribing a penalty.
HB 1269 60-0 (1967) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to closing the season on deer in a portion of Cherokee County for two years; prescribing a penalty.
HB 1270 60-0 (1967) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to hunting deer with dogs in Cherokee County; establishing a prima facie case.
SB 216 60-0 (1967) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to the conveyance of certain real estate by Texas A&M University to the city of Jacksonville, Texas.
HB 283 59-0 (1965) Author: Markgraf, Jim Relating to archery season in Anderson, Cherokee, Henderson, Kaufman, and Van Zandt Counties; amending certain Acts.
HB 425 59-0 (1965) Author: McDonald, Guy V. | et. al. Relating to certain illegal means of taking fish in the Angelina River and Mud Creek in Rusk, Nacogdoches, and Cherokee Counties; providing penalties.
HB 236 58-0 (1963) Author: Fairchild, Robert Lewis Relating to commercial fishing in certain counties, to prohibit fishing commercially in that portion of the Angelina River that is the boundary line between Cherokee and Nacogdoches Counties North of Texas Highway 21.
HB 656 58-0 (1963) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain land located in Cherokee County, Texas, being a part of the Rusk State Hospital.
HB 870 58-0 (1963) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to creating a conservation and reclamation district comprising certain territory contained in Cherokee County, Texas, to be known as Maydelle Water Control and Improvement District.
SB 188 58-0 (1963) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to convey and transfer to the Texas Forest Service, a part of the Texas Agricultural and Mechanical College System, certain land in Cherokee County, Texas.
SB 211 58-0 (1963) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to convey and transfer to the Texas Forest Service, a part of the Texas Agricultural and Mechanical College System, certain land in Cherokee County, Texas.
HB 61 57-3 (1962) Author: Price, William Rayford Relating to placing certain restrictions upon the use of lands adjacent to and waters of Lake Palestine, Blackburn Crossing Dam and Reservoir in Anderson, Cherokee, Henderson and Smith Counties; delegating certain powers and authority to the Board of Directors of the Upper Neches River Municipal Water Authority; providing certain rules and regulations regarding swimming, bathing, wading, water skiing, the taking of fish, hunting, the shooting of firearms, and boating; providing penalties for the violation of the provisions of this Act and regulations promulgated thereunder.
HB 69 56-0 (1959) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain described tracts of land which are part of the site of the Rusk State Hospital.
HB 438 56-0 (1959) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to amending certain acts authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to convey certain land in Cherokee County, Texas.
HB 431 55-0 (1957) Author: Heitman, Jr., Charles "Charlie" | et. al. Relating to closing the season for hunting wild turkeys in Colorado, Cherokee and Nacogdoches Counties for a period of two (2) years; providing a penalty for violation of this Act.
HB 803 55-0 (1957) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to convey certain land in Cherokee County, Texas.
HB 885 55-0 (1957) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to authorizing and directing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools, acting by the Executive Director thereof, to execute and deliver to the State Highway Commission of Texas a right-of-way easement to certain land in Cherokee County, Texas, for the reconstruction and maintenance of a State highway extending along and across certain State property known as Rusk State Hospital.
SB 90 55-0 (1957) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to providing for County Juvenile Boards in each of the Counties of Angelina, Cherokee and Nacogdoches.
HB 30 55-2 (1957) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to amending certain Acts by authorizing the Board for State Hospitals and Special Schools to accept other lands in Cherokee County in exchange for certain lands it now owns.
SB 25 55-2 (1957) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to amending certain Acts by authorizing the Board for State Hospitals and Special Schools to accept other lands in Cherokee County in exchange for certain lands it now owns.
HB 669 54-0 (1955) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain described tracts of land which are a part of the site of the Rusk State Hospital; describing the manner of the sale; providing for disposition of the proceeds; making an appropriation.
SB 35 54-0 (1955) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to amending certain Acts to extend the time of existence of the Special Second District Court of the counties of Angelina, Cherokee, and Nachogdoches.
SB 426 54-0 (1955) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to abolishing the Special Second District Court of Texas, composed of Angelina, Cherokee, and Nacogdoches Counties; providing for the creation of a permanent judicial district court to be known as the 145th Judicial District Court of Texas, composed of Angelina, Cherokee, and Nacogdoches Counties.
HB 511 53-0 (1953) Author: Spring, Gilbert M. | et. al. Relating to creating an additional District Court for Angelina, Cherokee and Nacogdoches Counties, Texas, to be known as the 140th District Court.
HB 879 53-0 (1953) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to creating Road District Number 6, Cherokee County, Texas, and specifically setting out its boundaries, including therein a portion of the territory embraced in Road District Number 3, authorizing the Commissioners Court to continue to levy an ad valorem tax in such territory for the payment of its pro rata share of the principal and interest on all outstanding bonds of Road District Number 3.
HB 906 53-0 (1953) Author: Glass, Webster W. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools to sell certain described tracts of land which are a part of the site of the Rusk State Hospital; making an appropriation.
SB 228 53-0 (1953) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to creating an additional District Court for Angelina, Cherokee and Nacogdoches Counties, Texas, to be known as the 140th District Court.
HB 98 53-1 (1954) Author: Spring, Gilbert M. | et. al. Relating to creating an additional District Court for Angelina, Cherokee and Nacogdoches Counties, Texas, to be known as the 140th District Court.
SB 43 53-1 (1954) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to creating an additional District Court for Angelina, Cherokee and Nacogdoches Counties, Texas, to be known as the Special Second District Court.
HB 750 52-0 (1951) Author: Wisener, Jack K. Relating to authorizing the Board for Texas State Hospitals and Special Schools or its successor in function to sell and convey two (2) tracts of land portions of Rusk State Hospital in Cherokee County; providing for the terms and manner of sale.
HB 684 51-0 (1949) Author: Wisener, Jack K. Relating to regulating the taking of fur-bearing animals or their pelts in Cherokee County, Texas; repealing all laws in conflict herewith; providing a penalty.
HB 685 51-0 (1949) Author: Wisener, Jack K. Relating to regulating the taking of squirrels in Cherokee County, Texas; providing a penalty; repealing all laws in conflict herewith.
HB 933 51-0 (1949) Author: Norton, Jr., James L. | et. al. Relating to creating the Special District Court of Nacogdoches County, Angelina County and Cherokee County, Texas, prescribing its jurisdiction, limiting its existence, fixing its terms; repealing all conflict laws.
SB 272 51-0 (1949) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to creating the Special District Court of Angelina County, Cherokee County and Nacogdoches county, Texas, prescribing its jurisdiction, limiting its existence, fixing its terms; providing that if any Section of this Act to be held unconstitutional or invalid for any reason, the same shall not impair or affect the remaining sections or provisions.
HB 200 50-0 (1947) Author: Wiseman, Albert Patrick Relating to making it unlawful to catch fish with traps, seines, and nets in the waters of the Angelina and Neches Rivers in Cherokee County; providing a penalty for violation.
HB 701 50-0 (1947) Author: Wiseman, Albert Patrick Relating to making an appropriation out of the General Revenue Fund to pay taxes to the Gallatin Independent School District of Gallatin, Cherokee County, Texas, on State owned lands situated in said Independent School District and assessed for taxes therein.
SB 397 50-0 (1947) Author: Ramsey, Ben Relating to authorizing the State Highway Commission to convey 1.4 acres of land to the American Legion Coleman-Legate Post No. 2931; providing for a royalty reservation to the State of Texas.
HB 820 49-0 (1945) Author: Wiseman, Albert Patrick Relating to making it unlawful to hunt, take or kill any squirrel except during the months of April, May, June, October, November, and December in Cherokee County; providing for a penalty; repealing all conflicting laws.
HB 270 48-0 (1943) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas to establish and maintain a Tomato Disease Laboratory and Agricultural Experiment Station at some point within the limits of Cherokee County in the State of Texas for the purpose of making scientific investigations and experiments in the production of tomatoes, cotton, corn, livestock, fruit trees, and other farm crops; providing a saving clause.
HB 523 48-0 (1943) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. Relating to authorizing the conveyance by the State Board of Control of the State of Texas of certain land for the purpose of constructing blast furnaces, iron foundries and any and all other improvements for the purpose of developing the iron ore deposits in the vicinity of Rusk in Cherokee County, Texas.
SB 252 48-0 (1943) Author: Ramsey, Ben Relating to authorizing the conveyance by the State Board of Control of the State of Texas of certain land for the purpose of constructing blast furnaces, iron foundries, and any and all other improvements for the purpose of developing the iron ore deposits in the vicinity of Rusk in Cherokee County, Texas.
SB 328 48-0 (1943) Author: Winfield, Henry L. Relating to providing certain original field notes now stored in the basement of the County Court House of Bexar County, Texas, shall be removed to the office of the County Surveyor in Crockett County, Texas, and shall be and become a part of the records of such office.
SB 353 48-0 (1943) Author: Lovelady, Karl L. | et. al. Relating to permitting the title of certain lands sold by the State of Texas before 1920 to be cleared; authorizing in certain instances the Chairman of the Texas Prison Board to execute quit claim deeds.
HB 110 47-0 (1941) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. | et. al. Relating to creating and dedicating a State Park known as Jim Hogg Memorial Park in Cherokee County, two (2) miles Northeast of the Town of Rusk.
HB 337 47-0 (1941) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas to establish and maintain a Tomato Disease Laboratory and Agricultural Experiment Station in Cherokee County for the purpose of making scientific investigations and experiments in the production of certain farm crops; making an appropriation.
HB 497 47-0 (1941) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. Relating to appropriating a certain amount for creation and improvement of Jim Hogg Memorial Park in Cherokee County.
HB 585 47-0 (1941) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. Relating to making it unlawful to hunt, take, or kill any squirrel except during the months of October, November, and December in Nacogdoches and Cherokee Counties; providing for a penalty.
HB 859 47-0 (1941) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. Relating to making it unlawful to kill quail in Cherokee County except on certain days of the week during certain dates; providing a penalty.
HB 1057 47-0 (1941) Author: Whitesides, Washington M. Relating to providing an open season for quail for a certain period of time in Cherokee County.
HB 24 47-1 (1941) Author: Lucas, Hugh "Jap" Relating to making it unlawful for any person to hunt or kill quail outside of the county of his residence on the private lands of another person except on certain days; providing a penalty.
HB 139 46-0 (1939) Author: Brown, R. Lee Relating to amending a certain Act pertaining to the number and the length of the terms of the District Court in the Second Judicial District composed of the counties of Cherokee, Angelina, and Nacogdoches.
HB 266 46-0 (1939) Author: Brown, Henry Turner | et. al. Relating to changing and prescribing the time for holding court in the Second Judicial District of Texas and the length and duration of the terms of court therein.
HB 757 45-0 (1937) Relating to providing for an open season to hunt, take, or kill wild mourning doves in Cherokee County, Texas.
HB 908 44-0 (1935) Relating to prohibiting the use of a steel trap for taking fur-bearing animals in Cherokee County, with certain exceptions; providing a penalty.
HB 909 44-0 (1935) Relating to prohibiting the selling, taking or possession for barter or sale of wild fox, or pelt thereof in Cherokee County; to prohibit the killing of wild fox in said County; providing penalties.
HB 911 44-0 (1935) Relating to providing that it shall be unlawful to take or kill squirrel in Cherokee County during certain months; providing a penalty for the violation thereof.
SB 445 44-0 (1935) Relating to Governor and Commissioner of General Land Office to convey and quit-claim to Troup Consolidated Independent School District Site of Troup Experiment Station.
HB 441 43-0 (1933) Author: Glass, Webster W. Relating to prohibiting the use of a seine or net for taking fish in Cherokee County, except a seine or net of not less than three inch square mesh during certain months; excepting a minnow seine from the provisions of this Act; providing a penalty; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith.
HB 553 43-0 (1933) Relating to prohibiting the use of a steel trap for taking fur-bearing animals or the setting of any steel trap in Anderson and Cherokee Counties, with certain exceptions; providing a penalty.
SB 388 43-0 (1933) Author: Pace, Will D. Relating to ordering and authorizing the Governor of the State of Texas and the Commissioner of the General Land Office of the State of Texas to convey and quitclaim to the trustees of the Troup Consolidated Independent School District the now abandoned site, lands and property of the Troup Experiment Station located partly in and partly contiguous to the city limits of the town of Troup in Smith County, Texas, the total consideration for said conveyance being to the State of Texas that said lands and property were heretofore deeded to the Governor of the State of Texas by the citizens without cost to the State for public use, which said public use has now ceased.
SB 239 42-0 (1931) Author: Greer, Julian Preston Relating to renewing and extending Oil Gas Permit Number 13594 issued by the Commissioner of the General Land Office of the State of Texas on the 23rd day of August, A.D. 1928, covering forty seven (47) acres of land, in the bed of the Neches River, located in Anderson and Cherokee Counties, Texas, so that the date of expiration of said permit be January 1, 1932.
SB 483 41-0 (1929) Author: Thomason, William Edgar Relating to creating a special road law for Cherokee County, Texas, requiring surety bonds of Road over-seers, containing provision that said county may fund the legal indebtedness outstanding against its road and bridge fund as of January 1, 1929, setting forth the method of said operation.
SB 135 41-2 (1929) Author: Thomason, William Edgar Relating to setting aside certain penitentiary lands for Rusk State Hospital.
HB 53 41-5 (1930) Author: Palmer, E. P. Relating to creating and defining Road District No. 2 of Cherokee County, Texas.
SB 92 41-5 (1930) Author: Thomason, William Edgar Relating to subjecting to taxation for school purposes all land in Cherokee County, Texas, owned by the State of Texas and Prison Commission of Texas, except the land heretofore set aside for the Rusk State Hospital, but including the land heretofore set aside to the Agricultural and Mechanical College for re-forestration purposes.
HB 535 39-0 (1925) Author: Brown, Henry Turner Relating to amending the special road law for Cherokee county, Texas; providing the method of handling funds derived from road district bonds. House: Highways and Motor Traffic
SB 351 39-0 (1925) Author: Fairchild, I. D. Relating to setting aside lands owned by the State of Texas and the Prison Commission of Texas, located in Cherokee County, for reforestization purposes to be used for such purposes by the Agricultural and Mechanical College. Senate: State Penitentiaries
SB 360 39-0 (1925) Author: Fairchild, I. D. Relating to amending the special road law for Cherokee County, Texas, providing the method of handling funds derived from road district bonds. Senate: Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Highways and Motor Traffic as of 1/23/1925)
SB 445 39-0 (1925) Author: Pollard, Sr., Tomas (Thomas) Glover Relating to creating and incorporating the Bullard Independent School District lying in the counties of Smith and Cherokee in the State of Texas; defining the boundaries thereof; providing for a board of trustees thereof; placing said independent district under the control of the General Laws governing independent districts. Senate: Educational Affairs
HB 61 39-1 (1926) Author: Brown, Henry Turner Relating to creating Road District Number (1), in Cherokee County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 62 39-1 (1926) Author: Brown, Henry Turner Relating to creating Road District Number Two (2), in Cherokee County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 63 39-1 (1926) Author: Brown, Henry Turner Relating to creating Road District Number Three (3), in Cherokee County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 64 39-1 (1926) Author: Brown, Henry Turner Relating to creating Road District Number Four (4), in Cherokee County, Texas, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district. House: Judiciary
HB 319 39-1 (1926) Author: Brown, Henry Turner Relating to creating and incorporating Fastrill Independent School District in Cherokee County, Texas, containing the present Fastrill Independent School District and the same is described in the field therein. House: School Districts
HB 563 37-0 (1921) Author: Perkins, James Irvine Relating to creating Wells County Line Independent School District in Cherokee and Angelina Counties, Texas, including within its limits that certain territory described by metes and bounds.
HB 581 37-0 (1921) Author: Perkins, James Irvine Relating to amending the act creating the special road law for Cherokee County.
HB 105 37-1 (1921) Author: Perkins, James Irvine Relating to creating the Jacksonville Independent School District, in Cherokee County, Texas.
HB 145 36-0 (1919) Author: Terrell, George Butler Relating to amending Special Road Law for Cherokee County, providing for the payment of a road tax and for the appointment of road overseers.
SB 170 36-0 (1919) Author: Strickland, Jeff J. Relating to amending the Special Road Law for Cherokee County, providing for the payment of a road tax and the appointment of overseers.
HB 22 36-2 (1919) Author: Terrell, George Butler Relating to creating an independent school district to be known as "Gallatin Independent School District" in Cherokee County.
HB 90 36-2 (1919) Author: Miller, Herman J. Relating to amending the act creating the Garwood Independent School District.
HB 135 36-2 (1919) Author: Terrell, George Butler Creating the Rusk Independent School District in Cherokee County, Texas, defining its boundaries, vesting it with the rights, powers and duties of school districts incorporated under the General Laws for schools purposes only.
HB 108 36-3 (1920) Author: Terrell, George Butler Relating to amending Cherokee County Road Law.
HB 173 36-3 (1920) Author: Smith, Lloyd T. Relating to creating the Bullard Independent School District in Smith and Cherokee counties.
HB 596 35-0 (1917) Author: Terrell, George Butler Relating to creating the Maydelle Independent School District in Cherokee county, Texas.
HB 653 35-0 (1917) Author: Terrell, George Butler Relating to creating a special road law for Cherokee county.
HB 296 33-0 (1913) Author: Long, John Benjamin Relating to creating a more efficient road law for Cherokee County, Texas, making the members of the commissioners' court road commissioners for their respective precincts.
HB 269 32-0 (1911) Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Cherokee county, Texas, making the members of the commissioners court ex officio road commissioners for their respective precincts.
HB 239 31-0 (1909) Relating to amending Sections 5 and 7 of Chapter 3, Special Laws of the Twenty-ninth Legislature, being a special road law for Cherokee county, and to repeal Chapter 57, Special Laws of the Thirtieth Legislature.
HB 151 30-0 (1907) Relating to creating the Jacksonville Independent School District in Cherokee County, Texas, defining its boundaries, etc., so as to more particularly and accurately define and describe its boundaries.
HB 564 30-0 (1907) Relating to amending the Cherokee County road law.
HB 86 29-0 (1905) Author: Guinn, Frank B. Relating to creating a more efficient law for Cherokee county, Texas, constituting the members of the commissioners court road commissioners for their respective precincts and defining their duties and compensation.
HB 590 29-0 (1905) Relating to creating the Jacksonville Independent School District in Cherokee County, Texas, and defining its boundaries.
HB 12 29-1 (1905) Relating to creating the Jacksonville Independent School District, in Cherokee County, Texas, and defining its boundaries.
HB 594 28-0 (1903) Relating to an Act to create a more efficient road system for Cherokee and Wood counties, Texas, and requiring the commissioners court to appoint a road foreman for each precinct; providing for a special road tax and requiring that no part of the road and bridge fund or of the special road tax created by this act shall ever be diverted to any other purpose.
HB 516 27-0 (1901) Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Cherokee county, Texas, and making the county commissioners of said county ex-officio road commissioners.
SB 245 26-0 (1899) Relating to repealing an act to incorporate the town of Jacksonville, in Cherokee county, Texas, passed at the session of the Thirteenth Legislature.
SB 314 26-0 (1899) Relating to amending Subdivision (2) two, of Article 22, Title 4, of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1895, so as to extend the time of the terms of the District Court in Nacogdoches county, and change the time of holding district court in Angelina and Cherokee counties.

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