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HB 920 86-0 (2019) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the jurisdiction of the statutory county courts of Cooke County in family law matters. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2120 86-0 (2019) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in courts in the judicial branch of state government; imposing a fee; creating a criminal offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3807 86-0 (2019) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to the creation of the office of criminal district attorney of Cooke County, the abolition of the office of county attorney in Cooke County, the application of the professional prosecutors law to the district attorney for the 235th Judicial District, and the compensation of a county auditor in certain counties. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Placed on General State Calendar
SB 654 86-0 (2019) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the jurisdiction of the statutory county courts of Cooke County in family law matters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 891 86-0 (2019) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: Leach, Jeff | et. al.
Relating to the operation and administration of and practice in and grants provided by courts in the judicial branch of state government; increasing and imposing fees; creating a criminal offense. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 1902 86-0 (2019) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the creation of the office of criminal district attorney of Cooke County, the abolition of the office of county attorney in Cooke County, the application of the professional prosecutors law to the district attorney for the 235th Judicial District, and the compensation of a county auditor in certain counties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1571 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the County Court of Cooke County. Filed
HB 900 82-0 (2011) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the composition of the congressional districts for the State of Texas. House: Redistricting Referred to Redistricting
HB 4019 81-0 (2009) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Relating to the Gainesville Hospital District. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1986 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the Gainesville Hospital District. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
HB 2307 77-0 (2001) Author: Clark, Ron
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to the creation of a county court at law in Cooke County, to the jurisdiction of the County Court of Cooke County, and to an exemption from certain judicial training and instruction for the judge of the county court. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HR 454 76-0 (1999) Author: Clark, Ron | et. al. Honoring Cooke County on its sesquicentennial and the 150th anniversary of establishment of the California Trail through the county. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
SR 328 76-0 (1999) Author: Haywood, Tom Celebrating the Sesquicentennial of Cooke County. Reported enrolled
HB 2519 70-0 (1987) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to the provision of emergency medical services by the Gainesville and Muenster hospital districts. House: County Affairs Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 2325 68-0 (1983) Author: Coody, Bill
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to establishment of a juvenile board in Cooke County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1191 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the creation of the County Court at Law of Cooke County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 647 61-0 (1969) Author: Parker, Walt Relating to providing for the appointment by the Judge of the 16th Judicial District of Texas of an official shorthand reporter.
HB 824 59-0 (1965) Author: Jamison, Jr., Alonzo W. Relating to providing for the appointment by the District Judge of the 16th Judicial District of Texas, composed of the Counties of Cooke and Denton, of an official shorthand reporter for such Judicial District.
HB 387 57-0 (1961) Author: Korioth, Thomas Anthony "Tony" Relating to making it unlawful to hunt, take or kill deer in Cooke and Grayson Counties at any time; providing penalties for violations.
HB 501 57-0 (1961) Author: Korioth, Thomas Anthony "Tony" Relating to granting authority to the Game and Fish Commission of the State of Texas to make regulations prescribing the means, method or device and number(s) of any fish taken from the fresh waters of the Texas portion of Lake Texoma located in Cooke and Grayson Counties; providing a penalty.
HB 430 56-0 (1959) Author: Jamison, Jr., Alonzo W. Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Courts of Denton and Cooke Counties to pay the District Judge of the 16th Judicial District compensation in addition to the compensation paid by the State.
HB 986 56-0 (1959) Author: Korioth, Thomas Anthony "Tony" | et. al. Relating to declaring the legislative policy of the State as to Texoma Lake in Cooke and Grayson Counties in regard to game; providing penalties for violation.
HB 101 55-0 (1957) Author: Korioth, Thomas Anthony "Tony" Relating to authorizing and directing the Youth Development Council, 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 Cooke County, Texas, for the reconstruction and maintenance of a State highway extending along or across certain State property known as Gainesville State School for Girls.
SB 33 55-0 (1957) Author: Roberts, Herbert Ray Relating to authorizing and directing the State Youth Development Council, acting by its Executive Secretary, to execute and deliver to the State Highway Commission of Texas a right-of-way easement to certain land in Cooke County, Texas, for the reconstruction and maintenance of a state highway extending along or across certain state property known as Gainesville State School for Girls.
HB 259 53-0 (1953) Author: Crouch, Douglass "Doug" | et. al. Relating to providing for the appointment by the District Judge of the Sixteenth Judicial District of Texas, composed of the counties of Cooke and Denton, or the Judge of the Judicial District of which the counties of Cooke and Denton are a part thereof, of an official shorthand reporter for such district.
HB 898 53-0 (1953) Author: Stark, Richard S. Relating to making it unlawful to take or catch wild game or fish by certain methods and with certain equipment in the waters of Cooke and Grayson Counties, including Lake Texoma in Texas, and making it further unlawful to possess certain illegal equipment within five hundred (500) yards of any stream, lake or other fresh waters in Cooke and Grayson Counties, including Lake Texoma in Texas, providing a penalty.
HB 53 53-1 (1954) Author: Stark, Richard S. Relating to authorizing and directing the State Highway Department, acting through its Chief Engineer, to execute and deliver a release and quitclaims of certain abandoned highway right-of-way lands in Cooke County, Texas, to the owner of said land.
HB 67 53-1 (1954) Author: Stark, Richard S. Relating to authorizing the State Highway Department, acting through its Chief Engineer to execute and deliver an easement to certain highway right-of-way in Cooke County, Texas, to the owners of said land.
HB 102 53-1 (1954) Author: Stark, Richard S. Relating to regulating the taking of fish in the fresh waters of Grayson and Cooke Counties, including Lake Texoma, in Texas; prescribing certain offenses and the penalties therefor.
HB 437 51-0 (1949) Author: Jackson, Robert Hal Relating to providing for the appointment by the District Judge of the Sixteenth Judicial District of Texas, composed of the Counties of Cooke and Denton, or the Judge of the Judicial District of which the Counties of Cooke and Denton are a part thereof, of an Official Shorthand Reporter for such Judicial District; providing his qualifications; providing that the salary of said Official Shorthand Reporter shall be fixed and determined by the Judge of said District and not otherwise; providing for the manner of payment of said salary and out of what fund; providing for transcript fees and allowance for expenses as provided for in a previous Act; providing a saving clause; declaring this Act to be a Special Act, notices thereof having been duly published and exhibited as required by law.
SB 471 51-0 (1949) Author: Jones, Charles R. Relating to regulating fishing in Lake Texoma, permitting sale of certain rough fish; providing penalty for violation thereof; repealing conflicting laws.
HB 815 49-0 (1945) Author: Morgan, Monta B. | et. al. Relating to creating a conservation district in Grayson and Cooke Counties for the preservation of minnows; providing a penalty in violation thereof; containing a saving clause.
HB 593 47-0 (1941) Author: Skiles, Sr., Joe Relating to providing for the appointment by the District Judge of the Sixteenth Judicial District of Texas of an official shorthand reporter for such District; providing his qualifications.
HB 1070 45-0 (1937) Author: Talbert, Eugene Relating to declaring it unlawful to take, hunt, trap, shoot, or kill any wild pheasant in Smith, Grayson, and Cooke Counties, Texas, for a period of three (3) years; prescribing penalty for the violation of the provisions of this Act.
HB 1174 45-0 (1937) Author: Broadfoot, Albert S. | et. al. Relating to making it lawful to catch fish with hooks, traps, seines, and nets in the waters of Red River in Fannin, Cooke, Grayson, Lamar, Red River, and Bowie Counties.
HB 846 44-0 (1935) Author: McConnell, J. Carroll Relating to declaring it unlawful to take hunt, trap, ensnare, kill, or attempt to kill by any means whatsoever any wild deer, buck, doe, fawn, or wild turkey law in Palo Pinto, Stephens, Parker and Cooke Counties for a period of four (4) years from and after the passage of this Act; providing a penalty therefor.
HB 893 43-0 (1933) Author: Sullivant, Carroll Fulton Relating to providing for the taking of fish from the fresh waters of Cooke County, Texas, and making it unlawful to take any such fish except by ordinary hook and line or by seine and net, the mesh of which is less than one and one-half (1 1/2) inches square; fixing penalty.
HB 201 40-0 (1927) Author: Nabors, A. Edgar | et. al. Relating to the catching of certain fish in certain counties.
HB 245 39-1 (1926) Author: Enderby, David J. Relating to creating Road District Number Two (2), in Cooke 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 251 39-1 (1926) Author: Enderby, David J. Relating to validating the authorization, issuance and sale of certain road Bonds of Justice Precinct Number 1, of Cooke County Texas, and providing for their payment by the annual levy, assessment and collection of general ad valorem taxes on all taxable property in said Precinct. House: Judiciary
HB 154 38-2 (1923) Author: Duffey, Marcus Monroe | et. al. Relating to revising the time and dates of holding the terms of court provided for in the counties of Cooke and Denton, comprising the Sixteenth Judicial District.
SB 271 36-0 (1919) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Cooke County, Texas. House: Roads, Bridges and Ferries
Senate: Roads, Bridges and Ferries
HB 343 34-0 (1915) Author: Dayton, George W. Relating to allowing the shooting of doves in Cooke County Texas from the first day of October each year until the first day of January of the following year.
SB 226 34-0 (1915) Author: Cowell, Silas Benjamin Relating to allowing the shooting of doves in Cooke County from and after the first day of October each year until the first day of January of the following year.
SB 308 31-0 (1909) Relating to providing for the compensation of county commissioners of Cooke County, when acting as road commissioners and performing the duties imposed upon them by law or by the commissioners court.
SB 6 31-2 (1909) Relating to authorizing and permitting the territory situated within the bounds of the town of Myra in the county of Cooke and State of Texas, and other land and territory adjacent thereto, to incorporate as an independent school district, for free school purposes only, to be known as the Myra Independent School District, with all the powers, rights and duties of independent school districts formed by incorporation of towns and villages for free school purposes only.
HB 38 29-0 (1905) Author: Blanton, William Lafayette Relating to amending a certain Article relating to the prevention of hogs, sheep and goats from running at large, relating to stock law.
HB 578 29-0 (1905) Relating to creating a more efficient road system for Cooke county, Texas.
HB 9 28-1 (1903) Author: Murrell, Jesse C. Relating to authorizing Cooke county to issue bonds for the construction of permanent main roads.
SB 2 27-0 (1901) Relating to amending Section 1, of Chapter CLII, of the Acts of the Twenty-sixth Legislature, amending Article 5001, Title 102, of the Revised Civil Statutes of the State of Texas, of 1895, relating to the stock law.
HB 607 20-0 (1887) Relating to the relief of W. T. Peery, and to relinquishing the title of the State of Texas to certain lands to the said Peery under a judgment obtained in the District Court of Cooke County on the 9th day of December, 1867, against J. M. and E. C. Peery.

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