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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
SR 116 82-1 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Recognizing the City of Fort Worth for being named an All-America City for the third time. Reported enrolled
SR 737 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Congratulating the City of Fort Worth on its ranking as the second most charitable city in the nation. Reported enrolled
HCR 249 77-0 (2001) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Encouraging Boeing to move its new corporate headquarters to the Dallas/Fort Worth area. House: Economic Development
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 140 76-0 (1999) Author: Reyna, Arthur | et. al. Relating to the state's support of certain municipalities' bids to host the 2007 Pan American Games and the 2012 Summer Olympic Games and agreements relating to the hosting of those international sporting events. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HR 85 76-0 (1999) Author: Brimer, Kim Recognizing Fort Worth's 150th anniversary. Reported enrolled
SR 112 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al. Recognizing the City of Fort Worth on the 150th anniversary of the city known as Cowtown. Reported enrolled
HB 1275 73-0 (1993) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to appeals from a judgment of the municipal courts of record in Fort Worth. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/93
SB 517 73-0 (1993) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to appeals from a judgment of the municipal courts of record in Fort Worth. Senate: Criminal Justice No action taken in committee
SR 1190 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike Commending the City of Fort Worth for its accomplishments in reducing crime and restoring its neighborhoods to safe environments for its citizens and for being named one of 10 All-American Cities by the National Civic League. Reported enrolled
HB 2141 72-0 (1991) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the qualifications for judges of municipal courts of record in Fort Worth. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HB 2874 72-0 (1991) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the qualifications for judges of municipal courts of record in Fort Worth. House: Judiciary Laid on the table subject to call
HCR 221 72-0 (1991) Author: Hartnett, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Johnson, Eddie
Commending the cities of Dallas and Fort Worth for hosting the Southwest Stars & Stripes Salute, and welcoming all participants. Signed by the Governor
SB 1590 72-0 (1991) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Willis, Doyle
Relating to the qualifications for judges of municipal courts of record in Fort Worth. House: Judiciary
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
SR 22 72-1 (1991) Author: Harris, Chris Requesting the lieutenant governor to establish an interim study committee to examine regional transportation issues in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SR 82 72-1 (1991) Author: Moncrief, Mike Congratulating the citizens of Fort Worth, whose Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show Rodeo is being inducted into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Champions in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Reported enrolled
HB 2567 70-0 (1987) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Parmer, Hugh
Relating to the municipal courts of record in Fort Worth. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1350 70-0 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to Fort Worth municipal courts. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2427 69-0 (1985) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Parmer, Hugh
Relating to the jurisdiction, judges, official court reporters, and bailiffs of the municipal courts of record of Fort Worth. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1108 68-0 (1983) Author: Parmer, Hugh Relating to the establishment of a School of Podiatry at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Senate: Education Record vote
HB 9 68-1 (1983) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to an appropriation to the Court of Appeals, Second Supreme Judicial District, Fort Worth. House: Appropriations Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 13 68-1 (1983) Author: Glasgow, Bob Making a supplemental appropriation for the Court of Appeals, Second Supreme Judicial District, Fort Worth. Senate: Finance Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 407 66-0 (1979) Author: Willis, Doyle Repealing an Act authorizing certain municipal courts of record in the city of Fort Worth. House: Judicial Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 461 66-0 (1979) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to the authority to create municipal courts of record in the city of Fort Worth and prescribing the appeals from the municipal courts of record. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2238 65-0 (1977) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Relating to the establishment, jurisdiction, and operation of municipal courts of record in the city of Fort Worth, and providing for municipal judges and other personnel of the courts; prescribing the appeals from a municipal court of record; conforming the jurisdiction of other courts to the municipal court of record. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective in 90 days
HB 16 65-1 (1977) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the operation, administration, and personnel of municipal courts of record in the city of Fort Worth and to appeals from those courts. Filed
HCR 27 63-0 (1973) Author: Finney, Dave
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Commemorating the incorporation of the city of Fort Worth on February 17, 1873. House: Rules Signed by the Governor
HCR 164 63-0 (1973) Author: Schieffer, Tom
Sponsor: Meier, Bill
Congratulating the City of Fort Worth upon its celebration of the first Trinity River Festival on May 5-6, 1973. Signed by the Governor
SR 136 63-0 (1973) Author: Andujar, Betty | et. al. Congratulatory resolution for City of Fort Worth on celebration of 100th anniversary of its incorporation.
SR 334 63-0 (1973) Author: Meier, Bill Commending city of Fort Worth and City Council.
HB 837 61-0 (1969) Author: Finney, Dave | et. al. Relating to authorizing the International Commerce Development Corporation, to establish, operate and maintain a foreign trade zone at Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, and other sub-zones; authorizing the International Commerce Development Corporation, to apply to the Foreign Trade Zone Board, Washington, D.C., for a grant to permit the establishment, operation and maintenance of the foreign trade zone and sub-zones in accordance with federal laws and the regulations of the Federal Trade Zones Board; authorizing the acceptance of such grant.
SB 526 61-0 (1969) Author: Creighton, Tom Relating to authorizing the International Commerce Development Corporation, to establish, operate and maintain a foreign trade zone at Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, and other sub-zones; authorizing the International Commerce Development Corporation, to apply to the Foreign Trade Zone Board, Washington, D.C., for a grant to permit the establishment, operation and maintenance of the foreign trade zone and sub-zones in accordance with federal laws and the regulations of the Federal Trade Zones Board; authorizing the acceptance of such grant.
SB 565 61-0 (1969) Author: Creighton, Tom Relating to authorizing the Texas Employment Commission to sell and convey certain land located in the city of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas; prescribing the procedures, terms, and conditions of sale; disposition of the proceeds.
SB 464 60-0 (1967) Author: Kennard, Don | et. al. Relating to directing the Board of Regents of The University of Texas to establish and maintain an Institute for Urban Studies in the Fort Worth-Dallas metropolitan area and the Board of Regents of the University of Houston to establish and maintain an Institute for Urban Studies in the Houston metropolitan area.
HB 135 57-1 (1961) Author: Shannon, Jr., Thomas Clifton "Tommy" Relating to granting permission to the City of Fort Worth, Texas to establish two (2) or more Corporation Courts, not to exceed four (4) in number; providing such Courts shall have the usual jurisdiction now given to Corporation Courts; enabling the City to prescribe the qualifications of the Recorder of said Courts; providing for transfer of cases; providing for a Corporation Court Clerk.
SB 99 53-0 (1953) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to providing for constructing, operating and maintaining a turnpike between the Cities of Dallas and Fort Worth.
HB 606 34-0 (1915) Author: Lane, Hunter P. | et. al. Relating to amending the law incorporating the city of Fort Worth so as to further define powers and jurisdictions of the corporation court of the said City and of appeals therefrom.
SB 366 34-0 (1915) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to amending a certain local and special law incorporating the City of Fort Worth, Tarrant County to grant it a new charter; further defining powers and jurisdictions of the corporation court of the said City of Fort Worth and of appeals therefrom.
HB 576 31-0 (1909) Author: Wortham, Louis J. | et. al. Relating to incorporating the city of Fort Worth, Tarrant county, Texas, and defining its boundaries and to grant it a new special charter for its local government, to define its powers, and to prescribe its duties and liabilities, creating it an independent school district, and vesting the management and control of its schools in a board of school trustees.
HB 433 30-0 (1907) Author: Baskin, Sr., Albert Sidney Johnson | et. al. Relating to incorporating the city of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, and granting it a new charter.
SB 321 29-0 (1905) Relating to amending an act to incorporate the City of Fort Worth and to grant a new charter to said city, approved April 10, 1901, in regard to public improvements.
SB 303 27-0 (1901) Relating to providing for and authorizing the Northern Texas Traction Company to extend its electric road now owned and operated by it from the city of Fort Worth, in the county of Tarrant, State of Texas, through the counties of Tarrant and Dallas to and into the city of Dallas, in said Dallas county, in said State, and to empower said traction company to condemn lands and other property for the uses and purposes of said corporation, and to provide method therefor.
SB 327 26-0 (1899) Relating to incorporating the City of Fort Worth, and to grant a new charter to said city.
SB 249 25-0 (1897) Relating to amending an act to incorporate the City of Fort Worth, and to grant a charter to said City, in reference to the board of equalization; and providing for an appeal from said board to the district court.
SB 372 25-0 (1897) Relating to amending the caption of an act passed by the Twenty-fifth Legislature, to incorporate the city of Fort Worth, Texas.
SB 191 24-0 (1895) Relating to incorporating the city of Fort Worth and granting a charter to said city.
HB 552 23-0 (1893) Relating to incorporating the city of Fort Worth.
HB 326 22-0 (1891) Relating to amending an act incorporating the city of Fort Worth.

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