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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 1199 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to the sale or assignment of tax credits for the certified rehabilitation of certified historic structures. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1492 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the National Museum of the Pacific War museum fund. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1831 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to the Alamo complex account; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1992 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to the designation of portions of certain highways as the Tom Lea Trail. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2393 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to insurance premium tax credits for the certified rehabilitation of certified historic structures. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2417 85-0 (2017) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the composition of the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2495 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the establishment of the Texas State Music Museum and Texas Music Foundation; authorizing fees. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3377 85-0 (2017) Author: Lozano, J. M. Relating to the abolition of the Texas 2036 Commission. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3418 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to municipal zoning affecting places or areas of historical, cultural, or architectural importance and significance. House: Urban Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3595 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to assistance for certain municipal projects provided by the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 3810 85-0 (2017) Author: Cyrier, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the transfer of jurisdiction over and management of the property known as the French Legation to the Texas Historical Commission and to certain historic sites under the commission's jurisdiction. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 4132 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to the power of certain counties to enact park use rules; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 4146 85-0 (2017) Author: Wilson, Terry M. Relating to the appeal of certain determinations by the Texas Historical Commission regarding the content of historical markers. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
SB 550 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Justin
Relating to the sale or assignment of tax credits for the certified rehabilitation of certified historic structures. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 694 85-0 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn | et. al. Relating to the creation of the National Museum of the Pacific War museum fund. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 763 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to the composition of the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 902 85-0 (2017) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to a prohibition on the adoption of certain library standards by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 928 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of the Tom Lea Trail. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1147 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the establishment of the Texas State Music Museum and Texas Music Foundation; authorizing fees. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Business & Commerce
Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1156 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the Alamo complex account; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1670 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Oliveira, René
Relating to a historic structure assistance program operated by a municipally owned utility in certain municipalities; authorizing a fee. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 2005 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the transfer of jurisdiction over and management of the property known as the French Legation to the Texas Historical Commission and to certain historic sites under the commission's jurisdiction. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 2229 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to directing Blinn College to transfer control and custody of the Washington-on-the-Brazos Museum Building and its contents to the Texas Historical Commission. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 2230 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the transfer of the Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to the Texas Historical Commission. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 2231 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to directing Blinn College to transfer control and custody of the Washington-on-the-Brazos Museum Building and its contents to the Parks and Wildlife Department. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SJR 31 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 118 85-1 (2017) Author: Cain, Briscoe Relating to the appropriation of certain tax proceeds for the repair, restoration, and permanent dry berthing of the Battleship "Texas." House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 319 85-1 (2017) Author: Perez, Mary Ann Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for the repair, restoration, and permanent dry berthing of the Battleship "Texas." House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 112 85-1 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the removal, relocation, or alteration of certain monuments or memorials located on public property. Filed
HB 2206 84-0 (2015) Author: Crownover, Myra
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the transfer of the oversight of the Texas State Cemetery to the State Preservation Board and to the creation of the State Cemetery preservation trust fund. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2332 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Doug
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to the naming by the Texas Historical Commission of certain areas without historical value that are on historic sites. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2968 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to the preservation of the Alamo complex and surrounding area and to the Alamo Preservation Advisory Board. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3230 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to the determination of eligible costs and expenses for purposes of the franchise tax credit for the rehabilitation of historic structures. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 3558 84-0 (2015) Author: Schubert, Leighton Relating to display of the Texas flag on municipal historical monuments on municipal property. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 3819 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the appeal of certain determinations by the Texas Historical Commission regarding the content of historical markers. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 3868 84-0 (2015) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the designation of Westside Drive in El Paso County as the Don Juan de Onate Trail. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 4037 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a hotel occupancy tax and the use of revenue from the hotel occupancy tax by certain counties; authorizing an increase in the rate of a tax; authorizing the imposition of a tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development
Effective immediately
HJR 120 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish the Alamo preservation fund and make a one-time transfer of money from the economic stabilization fund to the Alamo preservation fund. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HR 3439 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2968. Reported enrolled
SB 191 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to a prohibition on ownership, control, or management of the Alamo complex by a foreign entity. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Left pending in committee
SB 1327 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the Alamo preservation fund and the establishment of an Alamo preservation fund advisory committee. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1500 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to an electric utility surcharge to assist owners of certain historic structures with electric bill payments and to promote energy conservation and efficiency. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 1805 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the rate of the hotel occupancy taxes in certain counties and the use of revenue from the hotel occupancy tax by certain counties; authorizing an increase in the rate of a tax. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SJR 26 84-0 (2015) Author: Hancock, Kelly Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 45 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish the Alamo preservation fund and make a one-time transfer of money from the economic stabilization fund to the Alamo preservation fund. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SR 1056 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 2968. Reported enrolled
HB 1172 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Phil Relating to the contracting authority of the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 1232 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Phil Relating to the contracting authority of the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 1347 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary | et. al.
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to the use of El Paso Mission Valley specialty license plate fees for the preservation and rehabilitation of the Socorro, San Elizario, and Ysleta Missions. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1665 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four" Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Preservation Board. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 1814 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the preservation of Texas Historical Use Buildings. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 2036 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the creation of a commission to identify future higher education and workforce needs of this state and make related recommendations to address those needs by the state's bicentennial. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2205 83-0 (2013) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the establishment of the Alamo Historic District Commission. House: Special Purpose Districts Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2256 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the view of the State Capitol. House: House Administration
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 3070 83-0 (2013) Author: Simpson, David
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the designation of U.S. Highway 80 as a historic highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3111 83-0 (2013) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to tax credits for the certified rehabilitation of certified historic structures. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3163 83-0 (2013) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the San Jacinto Historical Advisory Board. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3651 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the management and use of the Texas preservation trust fund. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3674 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to eligibility of municipalities to participate in the historic courthouse preservation and maintenance programs administered by the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 111 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
Relating to the designation of Texas Historical Use Buildings. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 201 83-0 (2013) Author: Birdwell, Brian | et. al.
Sponsor: Price, Walter "Four" | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Preservation Board. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 614 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to an electric utility surcharge to assist owners of certain historic structures with electric bill payments and to promote energy conservation and efficiency. Senate: Business & Commerce Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 615 83-0 (2013) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: King, Phil
Relating to the contracting authority of the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 855 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the use of El Paso Mission Valley specialty license plate fees for the preservation and rehabilitation of the Socorro, San Elizario, and Ysleta Missions. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1272 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the view of the State Capitol. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1546 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the management and use of the Texas preservation trust fund. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/13
SJR 21 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 3 83-1 (2013) Author: West, Royce Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Filed
SJR 3 83-2 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Filed
SJR 4 83-2 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Filed
SJR 3 83-3 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Filed
HB 1499 82-0 (2011) Author: Larson, Lyle | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the designation of the Scenic Loop Road--Boerne Stage Road--Toutant Beauregard Road Historic Corridor. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1866 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Jose
Relating to the designation of State Highway 20 as a historic highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2544 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to archeological cemeteries. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 2549 82-0 (2011) Author: Crownover, Myra
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the authority of a state employee to authorize a deduction from the employee's salary or wage payment for a charitable contribution to certain entities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2879 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil Relating to the abolishment of the Texas Historical Commission and the transfer of its duties to the Parks and Wildlife Commission, the General Land Office, and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3132 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the membership, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of
HB 3663 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to the use and management of the Texas preservation trust fund account. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3665 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to state fiscal matters related to general government. House: Appropriations Postponed
HB 3725 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Alamo by the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 3726 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Alamo by the General Land Office. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3740 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Alamo and the financial accountability and transparency of persons granted care and custody over certain historic state real properties. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HR 2549 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3726. Reported enrolled
SB 1096 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to the designation of State Highway 20 as a historic highway. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1338 82-0 (2011) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the powers and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
SB 1343 82-0 (2011) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to archeological cemeteries. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
SB 1516 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the collection of artifacts from public waterways. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1518 82-0 (2011) Author: Eltife, Kevin
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Historical Commission; imposing a penalty. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
SB 1579 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to state fiscal matters related to general government. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Reported favorably as substituted
SB 1839 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to an annual report of the private entity granted care and custody of the Alamo. Senate: Administration Left pending in committee
SB 1840 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Alamo and the financial accountability and transparency of persons granted care and custody over certain historic state real properties. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 1841 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Alamo by the General Land Office. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1912 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the private entity granted care and custody of the Alamo. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SJR 18 82-0 (2011) Author: Eltife, Kevin Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SR 1204 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3726. Consideration withdrawn
HB 7 81-0 (2009) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to the allocation and use of the sporting goods sales tax revenue to fund state and local parks, the transfer of a historic site from the Parks and Wildlife Department to the Texas Historical Commission, and the general rulemaking authority of the Parks and Wildlife Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 144 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to an additional filing fee for civil cases filed in Bexar County. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 1449 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the construction and expansion of toll projects by private entities in certain areas. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1853 81-0 (2009) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to the authorization of school district ad valorem tax incentives for historic redevelopment and economic development. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2078 81-0 (2009) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to the transfer by certain courts of historic court documents to a designated official repository. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
HB 2501 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the creation of the Scenic Loop--Boerne Stage Road Driving Trail. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2642 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to a program to designate historic roads and highways in this state. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2644 81-0 (2009) Author: Kent, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the designation of the Bankhead Highway as a historic highway. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2927 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the regulation of cemeteries by state and local government. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3578 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the Governor's Mansion and Woodlawn. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 3799 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Governor's Mansion. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3845 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the designation of a courthouse or building in a courthouse square in certain counties as a state archeological landmark. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 4030 81-0 (2009) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to a tax credit for donations of certain art to art museums in this state that are open to the public. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 4114 81-0 (2009) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Relating to memorial monuments on the Capitol grounds, including the Tejano monument. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 4141 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to a study regarding the Battleship "Texas.". House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 4491 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to a tax credit for eligible costs and expenses incurred during the rehabilitation of a historic structure located in a severely damaged or flooded census tract. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 951 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of historic property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1657 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the creation of the Scenic Loop--Boerne Stage Road Driving Trail. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1694 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the designation of a courthouse square or a courthouse or other real property in a courthouse square as a state archeological landmark. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
SB 2177 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the establishment of a nonprofit organization for the acquisition of historic art pieces for the Capitol. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
SB 2251 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to memorial monuments on the Capitol grounds, including the Tejano monument. Senate: Administration Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 2307 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the preservation and maintenance of the Governor's Mansion. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
SJR 19 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 2 81-1 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 7 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to the transfer of historic sites from the Parks and Wildlife Department to the Texas Historical Commission, to the allocation and use of revenue by the department and commission, and to the eligibility of certain land for entry into the state parks system. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 12 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to parks, wildlife, hunting, and historic sites; the funding, powers, and duties of the Parks and Wildlife Department, the Parks and Wildlife Commission, and the Texas Historical Commission; and standards for certain state law enforcement officers; providing a criminal penalty. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
HB 385 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to condemnation of historical sites at the direction of the Commission of Control for Texas Centennial Celebrations. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 1016 80-0 (2007) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to allowing recreational metal detecting in designated areas of state parks. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 1504 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the funding and promotion of the Save Texas History and Adopt-A-Beach programs of the General Land Office. House: Land & Resource Management No action taken in committee
HB 1653 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the historical advisory board of the San Jacinto Battleground. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1965 80-0 (2007) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to a tax credit for donations of certain art to art museums in this state that are open to the public. House: Ways & Means Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2047 80-0 (2007) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the construction and expansion of toll projects by private entities in certain areas. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2054 80-0 (2007) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the authority of the Texas Historical Commission to assist in establishing and operating a museum and study center at Fort Bliss. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 2056 80-0 (2007) Author: Homer, Mark
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to providing a civil penalty for a violation of the Antiquities Code of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2272 80-0 (2007) Author: McClendon, Ruth
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to an additional filing fee for civil cases filed in Bexar County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2443 80-0 (2007) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the operation, organization, and management of governmental entities, including the repeal of certain obsolete laws. House: Government Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2461 80-0 (2007) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2558 80-0 (2007) Author: Otto, John Relating to managing the assets of the Texas preservation trust fund account. House: Ways & Means Returned to committee
HB 2621 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the preservation, maintenance, and restoration of certain state buildings by the Texas Historical Commission and to the transfer of the Texas Building and Procurement Commission's Governor's Mansion duties to the State Preservation Board. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2748 80-0 (2007) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to the application of the sales tax to services for repairing and remodeling certain historic commercial properties. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2796 80-0 (2007) Author: Gonzales, Veronica
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the authority of certain counties to create or finance museums. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective immediately
HB 2845 80-0 (2007) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3386 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Texas State Music History Museum. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3482 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a museum and visitor's center at San Felipe State Historic Site in the Stephen F. Austin State Park. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3863 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the creation of the Texas music history museum. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee report sent to Calendars
HCR 286 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 12. Signed by the Governor
HR 2912 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 12. Reported enrolled
SB 467 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the funding and promotion of the Save Texas History and Adopt-A-Beach programs of the General Land Office. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 793 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to an additional filing fee for civil cases filed in Bexar County. Senate: Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
SB 880 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to providing a civil penalty for violations of the Antiquities Code of Texas. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 900 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Historical Commission. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 913 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 953 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the application of the sales tax to services for repairing and remodeling certain historic commercial properties. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1201 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to managing the assets of the Texas preservation trust fund account. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1312 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Homer, Mark
Relating to providing a civil penalty for a violation of the Antiquities Code of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1444 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Mallory Caraway, Barbara
Relating to the receivership and rehabilitation of certain property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1529 80-0 (2007) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the preservation, maintenance, and restoration of certain state buildings by the State Preservation Board. Senate: Government Organization Left pending in committee
SB 1880 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the authority of the Texas Historical Commission to assist in establishing and operating a museum and study center at Fort Bliss. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 1933 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Relating to the creation of the Texas State Music History Museum. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2017 80-0 (2007) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to preserving the rural character of the Hill Country; authorizing the imposition of an impact fee. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SJR 11 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SR 1195 80-0 (2007) Author: Estes, Craig Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 12. Reported enrolled
HB 179 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to artifacts recovered from Native American burial sites. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 218 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the authority of a municipality to regulate certain property with historical, cultural, or architectural importance. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 632 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the historical advisory board of the San Jacinto Battleground. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
No action taken in committee
HB 1124 79-0 (2005) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to fees charged for a vital statistics record. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2032 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the expansion of the operation game thief program to include certain other violations of law. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2538 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation for culturally significant sites. House: Local Government Ways & Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2697 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the preservation of Texas historical resources and historical government records. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2900 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons for burial in the state cemetery. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2902 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the maintenance and preservation of historic courthouses. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2908 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to the administration and operation of the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HB 3062 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Texas music history museum. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3269 79-0 (2005) Author: Blake, Jr., Roy | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the duties of the Texas Historical Commission relating to El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
SB 233 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to state antiquities. Senate: Government Organization Left pending in committee
SB 1003 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to an additional filing fee for civil cases filed in Bexar County. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1100 79-0 (2005) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the promotion of tourism related to the musical heritage of this state. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1496 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the historic courthouse preservation program. Senate: Government Organization Meeting cancelled
SB 1497 79-0 (2005) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the administration and operation of the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 1524 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to fees charged for a vital statistics record. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/05
SJR 5 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 11 79-1 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 3 79-2 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 6 79-3 (2006) Author: Brimer, Kim Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 294 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to recognizing March as Texas History Month. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 929 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 1434 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to artifacts recovered from Native American burial sites. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1764 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Wayne
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the San Jacinto Battleground. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HB 2403 78-0 (2003) Author: Stick, Jack Relating to the imposition of an additional fee for the issuance or renewal of a driver's license, personal identification card, or commercial driver's license to support the Department of Public Safety Historical Museum and Research Center. House: Law Enforcement Referred to Law Enforcement
HB 2674 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to municipal regulation of certain building matters in areas of historical, cultural, or architectural importance. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2882 78-0 (2003) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the preservation of historic courthouses. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
SB 250 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to recognizing March as Texas History Month. Senate: State Affairs Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1137 78-0 (2003) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the San Jacinto Battleground. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1603 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Casteel, Carter
Relating to charitable contributions by state employees to the General Land Office's Adopt-A-Map/Adopt-A-Document Program. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
SJR 15 78-0 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 37 78-1 (2003) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the San Jacinto Battleground. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
SJR 3 78-1 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Filed
SJR 4 78-4 (2003) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 10 77-0 (2001) Author: Telford, Barry | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the preservation of state and local historic property. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 231 77-0 (2001) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to authorizing the board of trustees of an independent school district to donate certain surplus district property to a municipality, county, or nonprofit organization in order to preserve the property. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 335 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the Department of Public Safety Historical Museum and Research Center. House: Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 492 77-0 (2001) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to historical reenactments on premises permitted or licensed under the Alcoholic Beverage Code. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 953 77-0 (2001) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to Confederate statues at the University of Texas at Austin. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1010 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the Texas Historical Commission's designation of a structure or property owned by the state as a historic structure. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 1030 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the identification and preservation of abandoned cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 1924 77-0 (2001) Author: Haggerty, Pat | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the development of a United States air defense museum at Fort Bliss. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
HB 1997 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 2061 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to establishing a historical representation advisory committee and ensuring equitable representation in monuments on state property. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2164 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the sale of Woodlawn by the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2244 77-0 (2001) Author: Bosse, Fred | et. al. Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2263 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to a guide for historical markers along roadways in this state. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2360 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the removal, relocation, or alteration of certain state monuments and memorials. House: State, Federal & International Relations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2385 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to jurisdiction over the Alamo. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2394 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 2439 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to uses of balances in the inaugural fund. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2796 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to a trust fund for the purpose of maintaining and preserving the Capitol, the General Land Office Building, their contents, and their grounds. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2877 77-0 (2001) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the operations, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2943 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to the General Services Commission's facilities leasing program. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 2978 77-0 (2001) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the criteria for designating a residence homestead as a historic site for purposes of exemption from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 3059 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the transfer of control of PT 309 from the Parks and Wildlife Department to the Texas Historical Commission. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HJR 19 77-0 (2001) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to authorize the board of trustees of an independent school district to donate certain surplus district property of historical significance in order to preserve the property. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HR 1380 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Suspending House Rule 13, enabling the conference committee to consider and take action on matters pertaining to H.B. No. 2061. Reported enrolled
SB 116 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to authorizing the board of trustees of an independent school district to donate certain surplus district property to a municipality, county, or nonprofit organization in order to preserve the property. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 305 77-0 (2001) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Bosse, Fred | et. al.
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks for effective date
SB 472 77-0 (2001) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
SB 642 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the General Services Commission's facilities leasing program. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 803 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the placement of the Camp Howze historical monument. House: Transportation
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Left pending in committee
SB 1150 77-0 (2001) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the preservation of state and local historic property. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1173 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to authorizing the issuance of not more than $9 million in revenue bonds for the benefit of the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1359 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to the operations, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 1623 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to the sale of Woodlawn by the State Preservation Board. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 1624 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Relating to a trust fund for the purpose of maintaining and preserving the Capitol, the General Land Office Building, their contents, and their grounds. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 1800 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, J. E.
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the transfer of records of the office of the lieutenant governor. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
SB 1820 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to the acquisition and operation of a museum by Midwestern State University. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SJR 2 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to authorize the board of trustees of an independent school district to donate certain surplus district property of historical significance in order to preserve the property. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 8 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 817 76-0 (1999) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to regulation of cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 889 76-0 (1999) Author: Lewis, Glenn | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to establishing an institute for the preservation of history and culture at Prairie View A&M University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1022 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation for certain historic structures or sites. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1223 76-0 (1999) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to a historical artifacts program under the Texas Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1308 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the operations, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration Left pending in committee
HB 1341 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallego, Pete | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to implementation of a Texas courthouse preservation program. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1345 76-0 (1999) Author: Gray, Patricia
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to municipal or county regulation on the placing, screening, or height of amateur radio antennas. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1368 76-0 (1999) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the site of the Emancipation Juneteenth memorial monument. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1525 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to jurisdiction over the Alamo. House: State Recreational Resources Referred to State Recreational Resources
HB 1599 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to the fees imposed for the preservation and restoration of certain county records and county courthouses. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1644 76-0 (1999) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the preservation and management of Texas music and film artifacts. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HB 1780 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert | et. al. Relating to determining the location for public display of a Texas artifact when the exhibit site is being disputed. House: State, Federal & International Relations No action taken in committee
HB 1865 76-0 (1999) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the operations of the Texas Emancipation Juneteenth Cultural and Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1956 76-0 (1999) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the amendment or termination of restrictive covenants affecting real property in certain historic neighborhoods. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2062 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to the Texas State History Museum. House: State, Federal & International Relations No action taken in committee
HB 2108 76-0 (1999) Author: Cook, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to state assistance for local parks and recreational, cultural resource, and open space areas. House: State Recreational Resources
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2603 76-0 (1999) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to appropriations to historical foundations by certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2757 76-0 (1999) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to notification of the identification, conveyance, or destruction of a historic structure or property. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HB 2820 76-0 (1999) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3442 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to a Texas Historical Commission program for the identification and preservation of abandoned cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 3690 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the preservation, operation, and maintenance of historical resources and the powers and duties of the Texas Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HR 1080 76-0 (1999) Author: Edwards, Al Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1865. Reported enrolled
SB 494 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Goolsby, Tony | et. al.
Relating to preserving the history and heritage of the state by establishing the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum and by prescribing certain operations, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
SB 728 76-0 (1999) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to implementation of a Texas historic courthouse preservation program. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
SB 786 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the Texas State History Museum. Senate: Administration Co-author authorized
SB 1193 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the fees imposed for the preservation and restoration of certain county records and county courthouses. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to County Affairs
SB 1327 76-0 (1999) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob
Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1445 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 13 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 44 76-0 (1999) Author: Fraser, Troy Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance grants and loans for the restoration of county courthouses. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
SR 1109 76-0 (1999) Author: West, Royce Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 1865. Reported enrolled
HB 150 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to jurisdiction over the Alamo. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 726 75-0 (1997) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the authority of the Texas Historical Commission to accept donations and services from a volunteer or volunteer group. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 982 75-0 (1997) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to the posting of historical and political documents and symbols in public school classrooms. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1107 75-0 (1997) Author: Telford, Barry
Sponsor: Moncrief, Mike
Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1216 75-0 (1997) Author: Edwards, Al | et. al.
Sponsor: Patterson, Jerry
Relating to the creation and operation of the Texas Emancipation Juneteenth Cultural and Historical Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1811 75-0 (1997) Author: Hunter, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and the creation of the Texas Historical Records Advisory Board. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1812 75-0 (1997) Author: Hunter, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and the preservation, management, and disposition of state records and other historical resources. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 2242 75-0 (1997) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the management of historic sites. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HB 2260 75-0 (1997) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the collection of certain artifacts in state parks. House: State Recreational Resources Referred to State Recreational Resources
HB 2356 75-0 (1997) Author: Davis, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to the administration of state-owned historical parks, structures, and sites by the Texas Historical Commission; making a contingent appropriation; providing penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2433 75-0 (1997) Author: Ramsay, Tom Relating to sources of revenue dedicated to preservation, enhancement, and promotion of historical resources. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2474 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to appropriations for the preservation, enhancement, and promotion of state historical parks, structures, and sites. House: Appropriations
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2642 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the preservation, operation, and maintenance of historical resources and the powers and duties of the Texas Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 2848 75-0 (1997) Author: Berlanga, Hugo | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the curation of artifacts and other items in the custody of the Texas Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2884 75-0 (1997) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to the archives of the governor's office. House: State, Federal & International Relations Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2892 75-0 (1997) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to historic structures, including the restoration and preservation of historic structures by a municipality. House: State, Federal & International Relations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2920 75-0 (1997) Author: Hodge, Terri
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the operation of museums and historic sites in certain counties by nonprofit organizations. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 3099 75-0 (1997) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to the regulation of cemeteries and places of burial; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HB 3425 75-0 (1997) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 3517 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to approval of monuments on the grounds of the state capitol. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HCR 125 75-0 (1997) Author: Davis, Yvonne Directing the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to report to the 75th Legislature on plans to implement findings of a study on state historic sites. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HCR 139 75-0 (1997) Author: Edwards, Al Directing the State Preservation Board to restore the Capitol chapel. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
SB 351 75-0 (1997) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Preservation Board. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 810 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Criminal Justice
Left pending in committee
SB 984 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob
Relating to the preservation, operation, and maintenance of historical resources and the powers and duties of the Texas Historical Commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Point of order sustained
SB 985 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the administration of state-owned historical parks, structures, and sites by the Texas Historical Commission; making a contingent appropriation; providing penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1029 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to the designation of the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History as the Marine Archeology Repository for state marine collections. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1079 75-0 (1997) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to appropriations for the preservation, enhancement, and promotion of state historical parks, structures, and sites. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1307 75-0 (1997) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to sources of revenue dedicated to preservation, enhancement, and promotion of historical resources. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1310 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to historic structures, including the restoration and preservation of historic structures by municipalities. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1702 75-0 (1997) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob
Relating to the records of the executive office of the governor. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
SCR 45 75-0 (1997) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Directing the Texas Historical Commission to remove the state archeological landmark designation that was placed by the Texas Antiquities Committee on the "Burger Buildings" in Wharton County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SCR 48 75-0 (1997) Author: Lindsay, Jon Directing the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to report to the 75th Legislature on plans to implement findings of a study on state historic sites. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SJR 15 75-0 (1997) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 62 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to jurisdiction over the Alamo. House: State Recreational Resources Referred to State Recreational Resources
HB 70 74-0 (1995) Author: Cook, John Relating to nomination procedures for designation of certain buildings or sites as state archeological landmarks. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HB 71 74-0 (1995) Author: Cook, John Relating to the notification of the entity having charge and control of public property that the property has been nominated for designation as a state archeological landmark. House: State, Federal & International Relations Left pending in committee
HB 814 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the restoration, operation, and maintenance of certain historic cemeteries. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1122 74-0 (1995) Author: Telford, Barry Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, including the commission's involvement with the management of governmental records. House: State, Federal & International Relations No action taken in committee
HB 1218 74-0 (1995) Author: Gray, Patricia Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Historical Commission and to the abolition of the Antiquities Committee and the transfer of the committee's functions to the commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HB 1743 74-0 (1995) Author: Glaze, Bob
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to preservation of historic properties by certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days -- 8/28/95
HB 1846 74-0 (1995) Author: Haggerty, Pat
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to the establishment of the El Paso Quadricentennial Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1848 74-0 (1995) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the administration of state-owned historical parks, structures, and sites by the Texas Historical Commission; providing penalties. House: State Recreational Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1961 74-0 (1995) Author: Black, Layton Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration Left pending in committee
HCR 30 74-0 (1995) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Requesting the National Archives and Records Administration to make copies of joint resolutions of the 12th Legislature ratifying amendments XIII, XIV, and XV to the United States Constitution and send them to the Texas State Library. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Signed by the Governor
SB 21 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Saunders, Robert
Relating to the State Cemetery. House: Land and Resource Management
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 350 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the operation of certain historic cemeteries by nonprofit cemetery corporations. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 365 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Gray, Patricia
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Historical Commission and to the abolition of the Antiquities Committee and the transfer of the committee's functions to the commission. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 366 74-0 (1995) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Telford, Barry
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, including the commission's involvement with the management of governmental records. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 369 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Black, Layton
Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/95
SB 528 74-0 (1995) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob | et. al.
Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or funerary objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 541 74-0 (1995) Author: Luna, Gregory Relating to the custody and control of the Alamo and the Alamo fund. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 627 74-0 (1995) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Hunter, Bob | et. al.
Relating to authorizing the Texas State Library and Archives Commission to negotiate an agreement with the appropriate authorities in Mexico for the exchange of certain Alamo and San Jacinto battle flags. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Effective immediately
SB 745 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David Relating to preservation of historic properties by certain municipalities. Senate: State Affairs Laid on table subject to call in committee
SB 1163 74-0 (1995) Author: Rosson, Peggy Relating to the establishment of the El Paso Quadricentennial Commission. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Withdrawn from intent calendar
SJR 2 74-0 (1995) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Placed on Reg. Order of Business Calendar
HB 1179 73-0 (1993) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Sims, Bill | et. al.
Relating to the protection of certain unmarked burials and associated human remains or burial objects and to the creation of certain offenses concerning unmarked burials; providing criminal penalties. House: International & Cultural Relations
Senate: International Relations, Trade & Technology
Referred to special subcommittee
HB 1223 73-0 (1993) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to jurisdiction over the Alamo. House: Agriculture & Wildlife Management Referred to Agriculture & Wildlife Management
HB 1506 73-0 (1993) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a county hotel occupancy tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1708 73-0 (1993) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the issuance of permits for surveys and work at sites of state archeological landmarks. House: International & Cultural Relations Left pending in committee
HB 2427 73-0 (1993) Author: Black, Layton Relating to the powers and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 2638 73-0 (1993) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to desecration of burial places and disturbing burials; providing criminal penalties. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2770 73-0 (1993) Author: Cain, David Relating to the creation of a state agency to perform the functions relating to preserving and promoting history that are currently performed by certain state agencies. House: International & Cultural Relations Left pending in committee
SB 625 73-0 (1993) Author: Sibley, David Relating to the authority of certain counties to impose a county hotel occupancy tax. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 706 73-0 (1993) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Black, Layton
Relating to the powers and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: House Administration
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
SR 426 73-0 (1993) Author: Haley, Bill Requesting the Governor of the State of Texas to use discretionary funds for the continued operation and maintenance of the Old Stone Fort. Senate: Administration Withdrawn from intent calendar
HB 2318 72-0 (1991) Author: Saunders, Robert Relating to implementation of Article III, Section 49-e-1 of the Constitution by the Texas Heritage Trust Fund Board, the issuance of bonds and administration of the fund as provided therein, and the establishment of state parks and recreational and natural areas. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2561 72-0 (1991) Author: Vowell, Jack
Sponsor: Rosson, Peggy
Relating to the zoning and other regulation of the El Paso Mission Trail Historical Area; providing a penalty. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HJR 80 72-0 (1991) Author: Saunders, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the creation of the Texas Heritage Trust Fund for state parks and other property of public recreational value and natural heritage value, authorizing the issuance of bonds, and levying a tax. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HR 851 72-0 (1991) Author: Granoff, Al Encouraging the Italian Government to use the expertise of scholars from Texas and other states for special programs in conjunction with the voyage of the Amerigo Vespucci. Reported enrolled
SB 101 72-0 (1991) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Saunders, Robert
Relating to the re-creation and operation of the Old San Antonio Road Preservation Commission. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 923 72-0 (1991) Author: Tejeda, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the liability of a person for demolishing, causing to be demolished, or adversely affecting a historic structure without a permit. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 1018 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to implementation of Article III, Section 49-e-1 of the Constitution by the Texas Heritage Trust Fund Board, the issuance of bonds and administration of the fund as provided therein, and the establishment of state parks and recreational and natural areas. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1604 72-0 (1991) Author: Rosson, Peggy Relating to the zoning and other regulation of the El Paso Mission Trail Historical Area; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SCR 39 72-0 (1991) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roberto
Expressing support for the development of an international heritage corridor with Mexico and requesting the Governor to create by Executive Order a Task Force of the Texas Historical Commission, and the Texas Department of Highways and Public Transportation, Parks and Wildlife Department, and Texas Department of Commerce to collaborate with the Lower Rio Grande Heritage Project. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Signed by the Governor
SJR 33 72-0 (1991) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the creation of the Texas Heritage Trust Fund for state parks and other property of public recreational value and natural heritage value, authorizing the issuance of bonds, and levying a tax. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SCR 24 72-1 (1991) Author: Brooks, Chet Establishing a special joint interim committee to study the organization and management of the state's historical and cultural resources. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
HB 650 71-0 (1989) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to the creation of the Texas preservation trust fund and the preservation of historic property. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Referred to Cultural & His. Resources
HB 975 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to a program to develop, restore, and preserve central business districts of certain cities. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Pending in committee
HB 1544 71-0 (1989) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Relating to the membership, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Pending in committee
HB 2058 71-0 (1989) Author: Thomas, Bill
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
Relating to preservation and maintenance of the Governor's Mansion. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2259 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to jurisdiction over the Alamo. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Environmental Affairs
HB 2434 71-0 (1989) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the creation of criminal penalties for certain offenses concerning human burials and to the jurisdiction over and disposition of certain human burials and associated human remains or burial objects. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2672 71-0 (1989) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the use of hotel occupancy taxes in certain counties. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2758 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to access to and preservation of governmental documents of the State of Texas. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Pending in committee
SB 294 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia
Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
Relating to the creation of the Texas preservation trust fund and the preservation of historic property. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 491 71-0 (1989) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to a program to develop, restore, and preserve central business districts of certain cities. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 594 71-0 (1989) Author: Sims, Bill
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund
Relating to the membership, powers, and duties of the State Preservation Board. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days-8/28/89
SB 989 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the oversight of the Governor's Mansion. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 990 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the preservation of the cultural heritage of Texas through support of non-profit museums in Texas; determining eligibility of Texas museums; determining funding procedures; providing for adoption of ... Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1327 71-0 (1989) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the creation of criminal penalties for certain offenses concerning human burials and to the jurisdiction over and disposition of certain human burials and associated human remains or burial objects. Senate: Natural Resources Left as pending business in comm.
SCR 135 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill Directing the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation and the Texas Historical Commission to develop a preservation plan for the Old San Antonio Road. House: House Administration
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to House Administration
HCR 17 71-1 (1989) Author: Saunders, Robert Creating the Old San Antonio Road Preservation Commission and calling for development of an historic preservation plan. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Referred to Cultural & His. Resources
SCR 2 71-1 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Saunders, Robert
Directing the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation in cooperation with the Texas Historical Commission to develop an historic preservation plan for the Old San Antonio Road. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
HB 321 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to the creation of and punishment for an offense concerning American Indian burial remains and funerary objects. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1598 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to creation of the Texas Department of Cultural and Historical Resources. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Referred to subcommittee
HB 1902 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to liability of a cave owner and the protection and preservation of caves, providing penalties. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 2056 70-0 (1987) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the conditions, requirements, practices, and procedures governing oil, gas, other materials, antiquities, and certain other natural resources. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 2058 70-0 (1987) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the ownership, conservation, and disposition of property lent to museums. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 2136 70-0 (1987) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Johnson, Eddie
Relating to restricted access by the public to rare books, original manuscripts, personal papers, unpublished letters, and audio and video tapes held by an institution of higher education for the purposes of historical research. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HCR 66 70-0 (1987) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Creating a special interim committee to study the state's role in preserving publicly-owned buildings of historical significance. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Administration, Special
Signed by the Governor
SB 129 70-0 (1987) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to reports of state agencies to the Antiquities Committee. Senate: Administration, Special Reported favorably w/o amendments
SB 609 70-0 (1987) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Guerrero, Lena
Relating to the creation of and criminal and civil penalties for an offense concerning American Indian burial remains and funerary objects. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 952 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Wallace III, Ralph
Relating to the ownership, consideration, and disposition of property lent to museums. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 1017 69-0 (1985) Author: Buchanan, J. W. Relating to venue in suits involving the Texas Historical Commission. House: Cultural & Historical Resources
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Jurisprudence
HB 1076 69-0 (1985) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to certain fund-raising activities conducted to benefit the Battleship "Texas." House: Environmental Affairs Referred to Environmental Affairs
HB 2020 69-0 (1985) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas 1986 Sesquicentennial Commission, the creation of a sesquicentennial fund, and to county sesquicentennial committees. House: Cultural & Historical Resources No action taken in committee
HB 2096 69-0 (1985) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the authorization of the State Preservation Board to provide for the offering of Sesquicentennial Commemorative products in the Capitol. House: Cultural & Historical Resources
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2195 69-0 (1985) Author: Perez, Nicolas
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the authority and duties of a county historical commission and of a county commissioners court; giving a property owner certain rights. House: Cultural & Historical Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 2245 69-0 (1985) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to donations accepted on behalf of the state by the sesquicentennial commission or the State Preservation Board. House: Cultural & Historical Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 558 69-0 (1985) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Relating to venue in suits involving the Texas Historical Commission. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1002 69-0 (1985) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Wallace III, Ralph
Relating to the powers, duties, and funding of certain state agencies and local governmental entities that perform functions related to the commemoration of the Texas sesquicentennial; prohibiting certain acts; making a tax exemption; making appropriations. House: Cultural & Historical Resources
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 1403 69-0 (1985) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the lending of property to museums; notices of actions affecting the loaned property; limiting the period for the recovery of loaned property and the injury thereto. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 76 69-2 (1986) Author: Millsap, Mike Relating to the sale of sesquicentennial commemorative products in the Capitol. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Referred to Cultural & His. Resources
HB 85 69-2 (1986) Author: Millsap, Mike Relating to the sale of Texas souvenirs in the Capitol. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Referred to Cultural & His. Resources
SB 7 69-2 (1986) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to the sale of sesquicentennial commemorative products in the Capitol. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 32 69-2 (1986) Author: Blake, Roy
Sponsor: Wallace III, Ralph
Relating to the sale of Texas souvenirs in the Capitol. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 42 69-3 (1986) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the sale of Texas souvenirs in the Capitol. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources No action taken in committee
HB 43 69-3 (1986) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Relating to the sale of Texas souvenirs. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 Days-12/30/86
SB 33 69-3 (1986) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to the sale of Texas souvenirs in the Capitol. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
HB 471 68-0 (1983) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to the Texas 1986 Sesquicentennial Commission. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Referred to subcommittee
HB 586 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to powers and duties of the Battleship Texas Commission and transferring jurisdiction of the Battleship "Texas" to the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Environmental Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
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HB 740 68-0 (1983) Author: Waldrop, Tom Relating to the acquisition of a Confederate campground in Limestone County by the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Environmental Affairs See remarks
HB 1115 68-0 (1983) Author: Crockett, Jim Relating to the establishment of a regional historical resource depository for south central Texas. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 1338 68-0 (1983) Author: Emmett, Ed Relating to abolition of the sesquicentennial museum fund and an appropriation to the state library and archives commission. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Placed on daily Major State Calendar
HB 1766 68-0 (1983) Author: Shaw, Larry
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the protection by easement of certain real property having natural or historic value. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
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HB 1878 68-0 (1983) Author: Jackson, Lee Relating to the creation of the Texas State Science and Technology Museum. House: Ways & Means Placed on daily General State Calendar
HB 2119 68-0 (1983) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to the marking of roads that follow historical routes. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 2309 68-0 (1983) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Relating to the conservation, maintenance, and restoration of the State Capitol, its contents, and its grounds. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Referred to subcommittee
SB 93 68-0 (1983) Author: Glasgow, Bob Relating to the deposit of county records in a county museum. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken
SB 231 68-0 (1983) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Emmett, Ed
Relating to the continuation, membership, operation, administration, and powers and duties of the Antiquities Committee and to certain information which a state agency must make available to the State Purchasing and General Services Commission for the committee and to protests by an institution of higher education of the designation as landmarks of buildings under its control. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
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SB 236 68-0 (1983) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Relating to the Texas 1986 Sesquicentennial Commission. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 744 68-0 (1983) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to the establishment of a regional historical resource depository for south central Texas and a regional historical resource depository fund. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Meeting cancelled
SB 1061 68-0 (1983) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the creation of the Texas State Science and Technology museum and allocation of certain cigarette taxes. Senate: Finance No action taken
SB 1145 68-0 (1983) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the protection by easement of certain real property having natural or historic value. Senate: Natural Resources Reported from committee favorably with amendments
SB 1186 68-0 (1983) Author: Caperton, Kent Relating to the marking of roads that follow historical routes. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1418 68-0 (1983) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Polk, Mary
Relating to the authority and duties of a county historical commission and of a county commissioners court; giving a property owner certain rights. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SR 612 68-0 (1983) Author: Washington, Craig Urging the Texas Historical Commission to recommend Houston's fourth ward for listing in National Register of Historic Places. Senate: Administration, Special
HB 30 68-1 (1983) Author: Polk, Mary Relating to the authority of a county historical commission. Filed
HB 208 67-0 (1981) Author: Wright, Brad Relating to the custody and control of the Battleship Texas. House: Environmental Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 478 67-0 (1981) Author: Ceverha, Bill
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to abolition of the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum Commission and placement of the Nimitz museum under the jurisdiction of the Parks and Wildlife Department. House: Government Organization
Senate: Natural Resources
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HB 563 67-0 (1981) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to the authority of commissioners courts in certain counties to charge admission fees to county-operated museums, historical sites, or historical buildings and to the disposition and use of the fees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 826 67-0 (1981) Author: Simpson, Bob Relating to acceptance by the board of regents of West Texas State University of a building to be donated for museum purposes. House: Higher Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 1074 67-0 (1981) Author: Benedict, Jerry L.
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to public disclosure of certain records of the Antiquities. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 1210 67-0 (1981) Author: Wallace III, Ralph
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the issuance of gold sesquicentennial commemorative medals. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1528 67-0 (1981) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to state archaeological landmarks. House: Natural Resources Referred to Committee on Natural Resources
HB 1759 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to creation of the Advisory Committee on Multi-Ethnic Historical Contributions. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1933 67-0 (1981) Author: Blythe, W.J. "Bill"
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to the transfer of the homestead of General Sam Houston and the creation of the Sam Houston Memorial Museum and Park Historical Advisory Board. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken
HB 1986 67-0 (1981) Author: Semos, Chris V.
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to the construction and operation of a museum and to the allocation of certain cigarette taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2199 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Ashley
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to the composition function, and authority of the Antiquities Committee and the regulation of activities that affect certain submerged archeological landmarks. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2200 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to the powers and duties of County Commissioners Courts with respect to recorded Texas Historic Landmarks. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Committee laid on table subject to call
SB 11 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to functions of the Texas Historical Commission concerning the preservation of significant structures and the support of small history museums. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 464 67-0 (1981) Author: Blake, Roy
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to the membership of the Texas 1986 Sesquicentennial Commission. House: Business & Industry
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 467 67-0 (1981) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Simpson, Bob
Relating to acceptance by the Board of West Texas State University of a building to be donated for museum purposes. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 595 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the authority of commissioners courts in certain counties to charge admission fees to county-operated museums, historical sites, or historical buildings and to the disposition and use of the fees. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 659 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Lyon, Ted
Relating to state archaeological landmarks. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Human Resources
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SB 1024 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Relating to the powers and duties of county historical commissions and the county commissioners courts with respect to real estate or structures designated as historic landmarks. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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SB 1107 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the composition, function, and authority of the Antiquities Committee and the regulation of activities that affect certain submerged archaeological landmarks. Senate: Natural Resources Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 159 67-1 (1981) Author: Presnal, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to an appropriation to the Texas Sesquicentennial Museum Board to be used for planning and designing a museum. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
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HB 5 67-2 (1982) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to the Texas 1986 Sesquicentennial Commission. House: Business & Industry Coauthor authorized
HB 413 66-0 (1979) Author: McLeod, E. Douglas Relating to an Official State Play; designating "The Lone Star" outdoor musical drama which is presented annually in the amphitheatre in Galveston Island State Park as the Official Play of the State of Texas; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HB 864 66-0 (1979) Author: Hall, Tip
Sponsor: Andujar, Betty
Relating to a state historical collection at Texas Woman's University. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 956 66-0 (1979) Author: Smith, Carlyle
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the authority of the Texas Historical Commission to make grants to museums honoring fire fighters. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1379 66-0 (1979) Author: Semos, Chris V. Relating to creation of a commission to coordinate celebrations of the 150th anniversary of Texas' independence as a republic and progress as a state. House: Business & Industry Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1482 66-0 (1979) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to the abolition of the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum Commission and the transfer of all property, appropriations, and functions of said Commission to the Texas Historical Commission. House: State Affairs Scheduled for future calendar placement
SB 93 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: McLeod, E. Douglas
Relating to the designation of official state plays. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
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SB 566 66-0 (1979) Author: Andujar, Betty Relating to a state historical collection at Texas Woman's University. Senate: Education Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 746 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Hill, Danny
Relating to designation of regional historical resources depositories and to acceptance of historical resources. House: State Affairs
Senate: Natural Resources
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SB 779 66-0 (1979) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Relating to the creation, membership, terms, organization, expenses, powers, and duties of a commission to coordinate celebrations of the 150th anniversary of Texas's independence as a republic and progress as a state. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Administration
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HB 697 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the creation and functions of the Racial and Ethnic Historical Contributions Commission. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1001 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Establishing an Advisory Committee on Multi-Ethnic Historical Contributions and defining the duties and functions thereof. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 1785 65-0 (1977) Author: Nowlin, James Relating to the acceptance and installation of a statue in the Alamo Chapel. House: State Affairs Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 1896 65-0 (1977) Author: English, Roy Relating to the authority of the Texas Historical Commission to make grants to certain museums. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1927 65-0 (1977) Author: Nugent, James E. Relating to abolition of the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum Commission. House: Environmental Affairs Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 2012 65-0 (1977) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to the relinquishment to Laguna Art Museum, Inc., Austin, Texas, of the right of reversion of the State of Texas in the museum's property at Austin, Texas. House: State Affairs Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 2197 65-0 (1977) Author: Brown, Albert "Al"
Sponsor: Lombardino, Frank
Relating to expiration of notification of intent to damage a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective in 90 days
HJR 18 65-0 (1977) Author: Weddington, Sarah Proposing an amendment to Article VIII of the Texas Constitution relating to tax relief to preserve certain historical resources. House: Constitutional Amendments Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
SB 29 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Don Relating to the designation of the official site of Mission Dolores de los Ais for archaeological purposes; and declaring an emergency. Senate: Administration Ordered not printed after committee report
SB 73 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to the commission and placement of a statue of Fray Antonio San Buenaventura Olivares; making appropriations; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SB 595 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Bird, Ronald C.
Relating to tax exemptions for certain historic sites; providing a contingent date. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Signed by Governor
SB 810 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Don
Sponsor: Temple, Arthur "Buddy"
Relating to the designation of the official site of the Mission of Nuestra Senora de los Dolores de los Ais for archeological pruposes. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
90 Day Bill
SB 1142 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Weddington, Sarah
Relating to the relinquishment to Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Inc., Austin, Texas, of the right of reversion of the State of Texas in the museum's property at Austin, Texas. House: State Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Calendars
SB 1273 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to expiration of notification of intent to damage a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SCR 45 65-0 (1977) Author: Adams, Don
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Requesting Secretary of Interior to determine if 1841 International Boundary Marker between Republic of Texas and United States of America merits designation as National Historical Landmark. House: Regions, Compacts & Districts
Senate: Administration
Signed by Governor
SJR 5 65-0 (1977) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Weddington, Sarah
Relating to tax relief to preserve certain cultural, historical, or natural history resources. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HB 176 64-0 (1975) Author: Simpson, Bob
Sponsor: Sherman, Max
Relating to displaying certain exhibits or collections in state-owned museum buildings located on the campus of a state-supported institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days
HB 235 64-0 (1975) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to the powers and duties of county historical commissions and commissioners courts with respect to historical matters. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 931 64-0 (1975) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to state support of local bicentennial projects; making an appropriation. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HB 995 64-0 (1975) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to state support of local bicentennial projects. House: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1533 64-0 (1975) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to tax exemptions for certain historical sites. House: Revenue & Taxation Referred to Committee on Revenue and Taxation
HB 1620 64-0 (1975) Author: Clark, Jim Relating to carrying certain weapons in historical or commemorative exhibitions. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1624 64-0 (1975) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to the state historical marker program. House: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably with amendments
HB 1845 64-0 (1975) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to the appropriation of $5,000,000.00 (Five Million Dollars) out of the General Revenue Fund for restoring historic town meeting halls in Texas; requiring 50% matching funds from the local government; requiring the local government to contract to maintain such historic meeting places. House: Appropriations Referred to subcommittee
HJR 71 64-0 (1975) Author: Weddington, Sarah Relating to tax relief to preserve certain historical references. House: Constitutional Revision Referred to Committee on Constitutional Revision
SB 353 64-0 (1975) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Sponsor: Willis, Doyle
Relating to the powers and duties of county historical commissions and commissioners courts with respect to historical matters. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 503 64-0 (1975) Author: Andujar, Betty Relating to state support of local bicentennial projects. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 665 64-0 (1975) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Semos, Chris V.
Authorizing the State Board of Control to convey certain land in Dallas County to the City of Dallas for public museum purposes with provision for reversion of title to the State of Texas under certain conditions. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 721 64-0 (1975) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Grant, Ben Z.
Relating the state historical marker program and to the authority of the State Historical Commission; providing enforcement procedures, venue, civil penalties, and awarding of costs. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
SB 748 64-0 (1975) Author: Doggett, Lloyd
Sponsor: Olson, Jr., Lyndon
Relating to tax exemptions for certain historic sites. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Finance
90 day bill
SB 802 64-0 (1975) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to the appropriation of $5,000,000.00 (five million dollars) out of the General Revenue Fund for restoring historic town meeting halls in Texas; requiring 50% matching funds from the local government; requiring the local government to contract to maintain such historic meeting places. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 27 64-0 (1975) Author: Doggett, Lloyd | et. al. Amending Constitution relating to tax relief from ad valorem taxes on appropriate historical property. Senate: Texas Constitution Referred to Committee on Texas Constitution
HB 29 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to the creation, establishment, maintenance, operation, powers, duties, and dissolution of historical conservation districts; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 766 63-0 (1973) Author: Martin, Elmer
Sponsor: Hightower, Jack
Relating to the joint operation of museums by certain local governmental entities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HB 1289 63-0 (1973) Author: Bailey, Kay
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to exempting certain property of art leagues and societies including art galleries; exempting from ad valorem taxation certain museums or galleries and museum schools connected therewith. House: Revenue & Taxation
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
HB 1577 63-0 (1973) Author: McAlister, R.B. Relating to the authority of the Texas Library and Historical Commission to accept certain gifts and donations; amending Chapter 503, Acts of the 62nd Legislature, Regular Session, 1971 (Article 5442b, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), by adding Section 2A; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs Considered in public hearing
SB 367 63-0 (1973) Author: Adams, Don
Sponsor: Adams, Herman
Relating to the authority of local government units with regard to planning, constructing and operating bicentennial expositions. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 759 63-0 (1973) Author: Ogg, Jack An Act amending Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, as amended. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 889 63-0 (1973) Author: Herring, Charles
Sponsor: Cavness, Don
Relating to payments made from the Bicentennial Fund; amending Subsection D, Section 4, Chapter 868, Acts of the 61st Legislature, Regular Session, 1969 (Article 6145-8, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes); and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 910 63-0 (1973) Author: Sherman, Max Appropriating funds to the Texas State Historical Survey Committee out of the General Revenue Fund for certain archaeological salvage work. Senate: Finance Reported favorably
SCR 42 63-0 (1973) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Boone III, Latham
Providing for hanging a portrait of Jesse H. Jones which is in the Archives Building, in the museum at Washington-on-the-Brazos. House: State Affairs Signed by Governor
HB 22 62-0 (1971) Author: McAlister, R.B. | et. al.
Sponsor: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc"
Relating to the preservation of historic courthouses.
HB 282 62-0 (1971) Author: Finney, Dave
Sponsor: Bridges, Ronald W.
Relating to the display of certain artifacts and other objects.
HB 1031 62-0 (1971) Author: McAlister, R.B.
Sponsor: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc"
Relating to creating the Texas Historical Resources Development Council.
HB 1401 62-0 (1971) Author: McAlister, R.B.
Sponsor: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc"
Relating to the designation, authority, and regulation of regional resource depositories.
HB 1810 62-0 (1971) Author: Kubiak, Dan
Sponsor: Watson, Murray
Relating to authorizing the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to acquire certain Spanish Missions in Milam County.
HB 1812 62-0 (1971) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Connally, Wayne
Relating to authorizing the County of Goliad to convey title to the surface of certain lands to the Parks and Wildlife Department and the Parks and Wildlife Department to accept title on behalf of the State of Texas as the historical site of the Mission of San Rosario and as a part of Goliad State Park.
HCR 93 62-0 (1971) Author: McAlister, R.B. Creating a special bicameral legislative committee to study the feasibility of state acquisition of the Driskill Hotel.
HCR 182 62-0 (1971) Author: Johnson, Jake Studying the feasibility and desirability of constructing and establishing a statewide museum.
SB 463 62-0 (1971) Author: Word, J.P.
Sponsor: Schulle, Gerhardt
Relating to granting a limited power of eminent domain to the Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum Commission.
SB 647 62-0 (1971) Author: Jordan, Barbara Relating to the powers and duties of the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Texas.
SB 807 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Harris, Ed | et. al.
Relating to the appointment, powers, and duties of the County Historical Survey Committee.
SB 981 62-0 (1971) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Caldwell, Neil
Relating to obtaining and maintaining historical landmarks in certain counties.
SB 1021 62-0 (1971) Author: Watson, Murray
Sponsor: Heatly, W.S. "Bill"
Relating to the use of certain State-owned museum buildings located on certain college or university campuses, the employment or discharge of certain museum employees, and the administering and audit of the expenditure of funds appropriated for construction, equipment, operation, maintenance, or improvement of certain museums.
SCR 96 62-0 (1971) Author: Herring, Charles
Sponsor: Foreman, Wilson
Authorizing State of Texas to accept contributions for the acquisition of a site for a statewide museum.
HB 54 61-0 (1969) Author: Schulle, Jr., Gerhardt A. | et. al. Relating to the creation and administration of The Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum and Commission.
HB 634 61-0 (1969) Author: Slider, James Lenoy Relating to directing the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife to transfer control and custody of the Washington-on-the-Brazos Museum Building and its contents to Blinn College.
HB 731 61-0 (1969) Author: Vale, Bob Relating to the deposit of records and archives in the Institute of Texan Cultures.
HB 734 61-0 (1969) Author: Caldwell, Neil Relating to establishing and adopting an Antiquities Code for the State of Texas; making it unlawful to damage or destroy archaeological and historical items and sites on public or private lands; providing a penalty for violations of the Act.
HB 735 61-0 (1969) Author: Caldwell, Neil Relating to transferring the office, equipment, staff, reports and collections of the State Archaeologist from the jurisdiction of the State Building Commission to the jurisdiction of the Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
HB 859 61-0 (1969) Author: Hannah, Jr., John Henry | et. al. Relating to the creation and administration of the John F. Kennedy Memorial Commission.
HB 888 61-0 (1969) Author: Dickson, Temple Relating to providing for the establishment and operation of museums in certain counties and cities or towns.
HB 1341 61-0 (1969) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to the creation and administration of The Spindletop Memorial Museum.
HB 1457 61-0 (1969) Author: Daniel, Jr., Price Relating to transferring authority and responsibility for the preservation of Gethsemane Church from the State Building Commission to the State Historical Survey Committee; vesting authority and responsibility for the preservation of the structure known as the Carrington-Covert House in the State Historical Survey Committee.
SB 21 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to the creation and administration of the John F. Kennedy Memorial Commission.
SB 49 61-0 (1969) Author: Word, James Powell Relating to the creation and administration of The Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Memorial Naval Museum and Commission.
SB 291 61-0 (1969) Author: Harrington, D. Roy Relating to the creation of The Spindletop Memorial Museum.
SB 321 61-0 (1969) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to establishing and adopting an Antiquities Code for the State of Texas; setting forth the public policy of the State with respect to archaeological and historical sites and items; creating an Antiquities Committee of five members; creating and defining State Archaeological Landmarks; making it unlawful to intentionally deface aboriginal or Indian rock art; making it unlawful to enter the enclosed lands of another without permission and intentionally take, damage or destroy any archaeological or historical site, structure or monument on private lands; providing a penalty for violations of this Act; providing for injunctive relief for violations of this Act and providing for venue thereof.
SB 322 61-0 (1969) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to transferring the office, equipment, staff reports, and collections of the State Archaeologist from the jurisdiction of the State Building Commission to the Texas State Historical Survey Committee; setting forth the duties and responsibilities of the State Archaeologist; providing contractual powers for use by the Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
SB 669 61-0 (1969) Author: Grover, Henry Cushing "Hank" Relating to transferring authority for preservation of Gethsemane Church from the State Building Commission to the State Historical Survey Committee; vesting authority and responsibility for the preservation of the structure known as the Carrington-Covert House in the State Historical Survey Committee.
SB 701 61-0 (1969) Author: Ratliff, David W. | et. al. Relating to creating the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission (of Texas).
SB 806 61-0 (1969) Author: Wilson, Charles N. "Charlie" Relating to authorizing the Commission for Indian Affairs, in addition to its other powers and authority, to accept or acquire lands, easements and other properties by gifts, grants, and otherwise, for the purpose of preserving and using historic sites and related properties within the county in which an Indian Reservation is located, and to develop same as tourist attractions; granting authority to the Commission to issue revenue bonds and other evidences of indebtedness for such purposes payable solely from revenues and without creating a debt against the State; providing for pledge of such revenue income and properties to secure the payment of revenue bonds and other evidences of indebtedness; authorizing the Commission to lease or grant concessions with respect to the operations of such properties; providing for the disbursement and use of profits therefrom.
HB 22 61-1 (1969) Author: Caldwell, Neil | et. al. Relating to establishing and adopting an Antiquities Code for the State of Texas; setting forth the public policy of the State with respect to archaeological and historical sites and items; creating an Antiquities Committee of five members; providing for the organization, compensation, duties, powers, and procedures of the Antiquities Committee; empowering the Antiquities Committee to enter into contracts for research and salvage activities on State Landmarks; providing for the designation of certain sites on private lands as State Archaeological Landmarks with the consent of the owner thereof; providing for a means of fair compensation to the salvager operating under permit from the Antiquities Committee; making it unlawful to intentionally deface aboriginal or Indian rock art; making it unlawful to enter the enclosed lands of another without permission and intentionally take, damage, or destroy any archaeological or historical site, structure, or monument on private lands; providing a penalty for violations of this Act; providing for injunctive relief for violations of this Act and providing for venue thereof.
HB 61 61-1 (1969) Author: Patterson, Charles Vaughn Relating to amending the Texas Penal Code relating to permits to explore or excavate prehistoric ruins or archaeological or vertebrate paleontological sites in Texas.
SB 63 61-1 (1969) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to establishing and adopting an Antiquities code for the State of Texas; setting forth the public policy of the State with respect to archaeological and historical sites and items; creating an Antiquities Committee of seven members; creating and defining State Archaeological Landmarks; making it unlawful to forge or duplicate an archaeological artifact or object with intent to deceive or to offer said object for sale; making it unlawful to intentionally deface aboriginal or Indian rock art; making it unlawful to enter the enclosed lands of another without permission and intentionally take, damage, or destroy any archaeological or historical site, structure, or monument on private lands; providing a penalty for violations of this Act; providing injunctive relief for violation of this Act and providing for venue thereof; making it unlawful for any person not the owner and without authority in injure or destroy any historical structure, monument, marker, medallion, or artifact.
HB 52 61-2 (1969) Author: Caldwell, Neil | et. al. Relating to establishing and adopting an Antiquities Code for the State of Texas; setting forth the public policy of the State with respect to archaeological and historical sites and items; creating an Antiquities Committee of five members; providing for the organization, compensation, duties, powers, and procedures of the Antiquities Committee, etc; making it unlawful to gorge or duplicate an archaeological artifact or object with intent to deceive or to offer said object for sale; making it unlawful to intentionally deface aboriginal or Indian rock art; making it unlawful to enter the enclosed lands of another without permission and intentionally take, damage, or destroy any archaeological or historical site, structure, or monument on private lands; providing a penalty for violations of this Act; providing for injunctive relief for violations of this Act and providing for venue thereof.
HB 84 61-2 (1969) Author: Patterson, Charles Vaughn Relating to permits to explore or excavate prehistoric ruins or archaeological or vertebrate paleontological sites in Texas.
SB 58 61-2 (1969) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to establishing and adopting an Antiquities code for the State of Texas; setting forth the public policy of the State with respect to archaeological and historical sites and items; creating an Antiquities Committee of seven members; providing for the organization, compensation, duties, powers, and procedures of the Antiquities Committee; making it unlawful to forge or duplicate an archaeological artifact or object with intent to deceive or to offer said object for sale; making it unlawful to intentionally deface aboriginal or Indian rock art; making it unlawful to enter the enclosed lands of another without permission and intentionally take, damage, or destroy any archaeological or historical site, structure, or monument on private lands; providing a penalty for violations of this Act; providing injunctive relief for violation of this Act and providing for venue thereof; making it unlawful for any person not the owner and without authority in injure or destroy any historical structure, monument, marker, medallion, or artifact.
SB 75 61-2 (1969) Author: Kennard, Don Relating to appropriating money for the Antiquities Committee.
SCR 13 61-2 (1969) Author: Herring, Charles | et. al. Authorizing the acceptance of gifts under the jurisdiction of the Texas Historical Survey Committee for the development of a statewide museum.
HB 58 60-0 (1967) Author: Hendryx, Gene R. Relating to the acquisition, restoration, and maintenance of historical structures and sites by the Parks and Wildlife Department and structures and sites relating to prehistoric animal or plant life.
HB 382 60-0 (1967) Author: Swanson, William T. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation to the Parks and Wildlife Department for certain construction, expansion, remodeling, and maintenance in the San Jacinto Battleground.
HB 939 60-0 (1967) Author: Mutscher, Gus F. Relating to directing the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife to transfer control and custody of the Washington-on-the-Brazos Museum Building and its contents.
SB 603 60-0 (1967) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court in certain counties to appropriate and expend funds out of the General Fund for the purpose of purchasing, constructing, restoring, preserving, maintaining, and reconstructing historical landmarks, buildings, and furnishings in said counties, and providing for the expenditure thereof.
HB 16 59-0 (1965) Author: Kothmann, Glenn | et. al. Relating to providing State support and participation in HemisFair 1968; appropriating $7,500,00 for these purposes.
HB 102 59-0 (1965) Author: Miller, William H. | et. al. Relating to transferring the supervision of the Historical State Battlegrounds, of San Jacinto Battleground and Fannin State Battleground, now under the advice and consent of the State Board of Control, to the control and custody of the Parks and Wildlife Commission, under the authority conferred upon the Parks and Wildlife Department by existing laws; providing for transfer of appropriations.
HB 452 59-0 (1965) Author: Arledge, Roy W. Relating to authorizing the Texas Historical Survey Committee to name natural geographical features.
HB 812 59-0 (1965) Author: Fondren, Gene Norris | et. al. Relating to the preservation of the structure known as the Gethsemane Church.
SB 256 59-0 (1965) Author: Cole, Criss | et. al. Relating to transferring the supervision of the Historical State Battlegrounds, of San Jacinto Battleground and Fannin State Battleground now under the advice and consent of the State Board of Control, under the control and custody of the Parks and Wildlife Commission, under the authority conferred upon the Parks and Wildlife Department by existing laws.
SB 382 59-0 (1965) Author: Herring, Charles | et. al. Relating to the preservation of the structure known as the Gethsemane Church.
HB 175 58-0 (1963) Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W. Relating to appropriating money to the State Board of Control for the repair and reconditioning of the San Jacinto Memorial Tower and Building.
HB 209 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" Relating to providing for the power to acquire lands and buildings, for parks, playgrounds, historical museums, or upon which are located historic or prehistoric sites, to purchase historically significant items.
HB 371 58-0 (1963) Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W. | et. al. Relating to changing the name of San Jacinto State Park to San Jacinto Battleground, and the name of the San Jacinto State Park Commission to San Jacinto Battleground Commission; and changing the name of Fannin State Park to Fannin State Battleground and the name of Fannin State Park Commission to the Fannin State Battleground Commission.
HB 529 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone, not being the owner thereof, and without lawful authority, to willfully injure, disfigure, remove or destroy any historical structure, monument, marker, medallion, or artifact; providing penalties.
HB 530 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to allowing cities and counties to acquire historical museums, buildings, sites and landmarks, and sites of archaeological or paleontological interest.
HB 531 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to providing for duties of the Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
HB 532 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone to willfully excavate in or upon or to disturb, deface, disfigure, damage, destroy or remove any historic or prehistoric ruin, burial ground, archaeological or vertebrate paleontological site, or site including fossilized footprints, inscriptions made by human agency, or any other archaeological or paleontological feature, or any historical marker, medallion, monument or other historical feature, situated on lands owned or controlled by the State of Texas, or any agency thereof; providing penalties.
HB 533 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to providing for the acquisition of lands upon which are located historic and prehistoric sites and other historical features by the State Building Commission, allowing certification or authentication by the Texas State Historical Survey Committee, authorizing the erection and maintenance of historic monuments or memorials, the locating and marking of graves of former Texas heroes, the maintenance of monuments and memorials erected by the State of Texas to commemorate the Centenary of Texas Independence.
HB 534 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of each county to appropriate monies for the purpose of erecting historical markers, monuments, and medallions, and purchasing objects and collections of objects of any kind which are of historical significance to such county.
HB 535 58-0 (1963) Author: Blaine, John E. "Ned" | et. al. Relating to authorizing the county judge to appoint a County Historical Survey Committee.
HB 1015 58-0 (1963) Author: Haring, Paul Byrne Relating to changing the name of Fannin State Park to Fannin State Battleground, and the name of the Fannin State Park Commission to the Fannin State Battleground Commission.
SB 208 58-0 (1963) Author: Krueger, Culp | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court of each county to appropriate monies for the purpose of erecting historical markers, monuments, and medallions, and purchasing objects and collections of objects of any kind which are of historical significance to such county.
SB 238 58-0 (1963) Author: Krueger, Culp | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone, not being the owner thereof, and without lawful authority, to willfully injure, disfigure, remove or destroy any historical structure, monument, marker, medallion, or artifact; providing penalties.
SB 239 58-0 (1963) Author: Krueger, Culp | et. al. Relating to providing for the acquisition of lands upon which are located historic and prehistoric sites and other historical features by the State Building Commission, allowing certification or authentication by the Texas State Historical Survey Committee, authorizing the erection and maintenance of historic monuments or memorials, the locating and marking of graves of former Texas heroes, the maintenance of monuments and memorials erected by the State of Texas to commemorate the Centenary of Texas Independence, requiring certain approval of the Texas State Historical Survey Committee before erection of new monuments or memorials.
SB 240 58-0 (1963) Author: Krueger, Culp | et. al. Relating to providing for duties of the Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
SB 241 58-0 (1963) Author: Krueger, Culp | et. al. Relating to authorizing the county judge to appoint a County Historical Survey Committee.
SB 242 58-0 (1963) Author: Krueger, Culp | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone to wilfully excavate in or upon or to disturb, deface, disfigure, damage, destroy or remove any historic or prehistoric ruin, burial ground, archaeological or vertebrate paleontological site, or site including fossilized footprints, inscriptions made by human agency, or any other archaeological or paleontological feature, or any historical marker, medallion, monument or other historical feature, situated on lands owned or controlled by the State of Texas; providing penalties.
SB 243 58-0 (1963) Author: Krueger, Culp | et. al. Relating to allowing cities and counties to acquire historical museums, buildings, sites and landmarks, and sites of archaeological or paleontological interest.
SCR 45 58-0 (1963)
HB 942 57-0 (1961) Author: McGregor, Frank Bobbitt Relating to increasing the punishment authorized by law for offenses when the property has historical significance; providing for the additional punishments of a fine of not less than One Dollar ($1.00) nor more than One Thousand Dollars ($1,000) or confinement in a County jail or State penitentiary of not less than one (1) day nor more than ten (10) years.
HB 976 57-0 (1961) Author: McGregor, Frank Bobbitt Relating to creating the Texas Ranger Historical Commission.
HJR 1 57-0 (1961) Author: Mullen, Bob R. | et. al. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to impose an additional motor vehicle registration fee of One Dollar ($1.00) to be used for the purpose of constructing a historic museum at Washington-on-the-Brazos and improving the parks system of this State.
SB 104 57-0 (1961) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing for the preservation as historical shrines the former courtrooms of the Supreme Court of Texas and the Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas, located in the State Capitol Building in Austin, Travis County, Texas; providing the powers and duties of the State Board of Control in relation thereto.
HB 7 57-3 (1962) Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W. | et. al. Relating to appropriating money to the State Board of Control for the repair and reconditioning of the San Jacinto Memorial Tower and Building; providing for the expenditure of such monies by and under the supervision of the State Board of Control.
HB 108 57-3 (1962) Author: Stewart, Vernon James | et. al. Relating to creating the Old Galveston Quarter in order to preserve certain historically significant areas; providing when certain features of the Act will become operative.
SB 4 57-3 (1962) Author: Baker, Robert W. | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation to the Board of Control for repair of San Jacinto Memorial Tower and Building.
HB 342 56-0 (1959) Author: Russell, Jr., Raymond R. Relating to amending certain acts so as to authorize regulation of buildings and other structures for the purpose of preserving and protecting places and areas of historical and cultural importance.
HB 408 56-0 (1959) Author: Jones, Obie | et. al. Relating to transferring the control and management of the Texas Memorial Museum to the Board of Regents of The University of Texas.
HB 875 56-0 (1959) Author: Daily, Roger Relating to amending certain acts by providing for a change in the membership of the Board of Trustees of the Texas "Stonewall" Jackson Memorial.
HB 890 56-0 (1959) Author: Hinson, George T. Relating to authorizing the Commissioners Court in and for the County of Wood to use force labor, county owned equipment and technical help in construction and maintenance work within the bounds of Governor James Stephen Hogg Memorial Shrine Park.
SB 143 56-0 (1959) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to transferring the control and management of the Texas Memorial Museum to the Board of Regents of The University of Texas.
HB 420 55-0 (1957) Author: Green, Howard Lemuel Relating to creating the Texas Stonewall Jackson Memorial Board.
HB 490 55-0 (1957) Author: McGregor, Frank Bobbitt | et. al. Relating to making it unlawful for anyone to willfully deface, disfigure, damage or destroy any historical building or monument; providing penalties.
HB 700 55-0 (1957) Author: Moore, James Steele "Jim" Relating to creating the Texas Archaeological Commission.
HB 834 55-0 (1957) Author: Schwartz, Walter C. Relating to authorizing the State Building Commission to expend funds appropriated for location and erection of markers, monuments and memorials commemorating historical events and incidental purposes directing the Texas State Historical Survey Committee to advise and assist the Commission; making an appropriation.
HJR 41 55-0 (1957) Author: Glass, Webster W. Proposing an amendment authorizing use of a portion of the Permanent University Fund for construction and operation of a general museum, a livestock laboratory, and a zoological collection or garden.
SB 157 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending certain Laws to provide quarters for the Archives Division of the Texas Library and Historical Commission in the Supreme Court Building for storage and display.
SB 240 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to creating the Texas Stonewall Jackson Memorial Board.
SB 322 55-0 (1957) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to creating the Texas Archaeological Commission.
SB 426 55-0 (1957) Author: Moffett, George Clarence "Cotton" Relating to creating a permanent historical committee to be known as the Texas State Historical Survey Committee; providing powers, duties and organization, and term of office of the Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
SB 470 55-0 (1957) Author: Smith, Preston Earnest Relating to authorizing the Board of Directors of Texas Technological College to rent or lease not to exceed four acres, a part of the campus and a building thereon, to the City of Lubbock for the sole purpose of maintaining a history and art museum for a sum of money to be determined by the Board of Directors.
HB 32 55-2 (1957) Author: Dugas, Jr., Louis Relating to authorizing the use of money in the Unemployment Compensation Special Administration Fund for the purpose of paying expenses of the Legislature and for paying expenses of the Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
HB 641 54-0 (1955) Author: Johnson, J. Pearce Relating to appropriating a certain amount of money out of the State Building Fund to the State Building Commission for erection of a memorial at the Vicksburg battlefield in Mississippi to the Texans who served in the Armed Forces of the Confederate States of America.
SB 277 54-0 (1955) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to authorizing the Daughters of the Confederacy and the Daughters of the Republic to charge admission fees to all state property under the custody and control of such organizations, except the Alamo, and to maintain and operate concession stands in all State property under the custody and control of such organizations; providing that money obtained from the admission fees and the operation of concessions shall be used for the maintenance and repair of the State property and furnishings under the custody and control of such organizations.
SB 278 54-0 (1955) Author: Bracewell, Jr., Joseph Searcy Relating to making an appropriation to the State Board of Control to be used in repairing and remodeling of the Old Land Office Building property placed under the custody and control of the Daughters of the Republic and the Daughters of the Confederacy; providing that the money expended and contracts entered into for the repairs and remodeling of such property shall be by and under the direction of the State Board of Control; directing the State Board of Control to consult and obtain the advice of the Daughters of the Republic and Daughters of the Confederacy concerning the repairing and remodeling.
HB 360 53-0 (1953) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to amending certain Statutes by adding an additional power of home-ruled cities, the power to acquire by purchase or gift, historic building and grounds as an addition to their park and recreational facilities, and to support and maintain the same.
HB 361 53-0 (1953) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to exempting from taxation the San Antonio Conservation Society, chartered by the State of Texas for the purpose or preserving historical landmarks and sites and making certain exceptions.
HB 438 52-0 (1951) Author: Buchanan, Dexter Harold "Buck" | et. al. Relating to repealing certain acts concerning the Texas Historical Board.
HB 293 51-0 (1949) Author: Wagonseller, Wayne Warren Relating to provide that a picture of Colonel William Barrett Travis be obtained and placed on the walls in the House of Representatives; appropriating the sum of Three Hundred ($300.00) Dollars to pay for same.
HB 890 51-0 (1949) Author: Wagonseller, Wayne Warren | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation, to erect monuments and markers in Texas where memorable battles were fought by the heroes of the Republic of Texas, and at other places where important historical events transpired during the early struggles for freedom, so that the wonderful heritage left us by our heroic and daring pioneers, may live forever.
HB 986 51-0 (1949) Author: McKnight, Peyton Relating to amending a previous Act, abolishing the "Governor James Stephens Hogg Memorial Shrine Commission."
HB 169 50-0 (1947) Author: Moore, III, Charles B. | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation for the purpose of removing the bodies of Judge Roy Bean and his son Sam Bean from Del Rio to Langtry, Texas; giving the Board of Control authority to expend said money for all purposes necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act.
HB 195 50-0 (1947) Author: Spacek, Rudolph B. Relating to making an appropriation of Six Hundred Dollars ($600) for the purpose of erecting monuments at the graves of Father Miguel Muldoon, McHenry Winburn and Williamson Daniels.
HB 255 50-0 (1947) Author: Sallas, Jonathan Benjamin Relating to providing for the erection of a suitable monument and memorial to commemorate the soldiers of the Confederacy from Texas taking part in the Battle and in the Siege of Vicksburg; making an appropriation.
HB 384 50-0 (1947) Author: Richards, William George "Bill" | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation for Two-Hundred and Fifty Thousand Dollars ($250,000) to be used for constructing and equipping additional units to the Texas Memorial Museum.
HB 452 50-0 (1947) Author: Richards, William George "Bill" | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation of Five-Hundred Dollars($500) for the purpose of erecting a monument at the grave of Mrs. Susana Dickinson Hannig, mother of "The Babe of the Alamo".
HB 623 50-0 (1947) Author: Heflin, James McDonald | et. al. Relating to authorizing the acceptance of the Battleship "Texas" by the Commission of Control from the United States Government and providing for establishment of same for exhibition as a permanent memorial for the purpose of commemorating the heroic participation of the State of Texas in the prosecution and victory of the Second World War; providing a saving clause.
HB 662 50-0 (1947) Author: Hydrick, Jr., Isom P. "Bill" Relating to making an appropriation of Twenty-five Hundred ($2500) Dollars for the purpose of erecting a monument and improving the burial site of former Governor Edward Clark in the Marshall Cemetery, Marshall, Texas; providing for the right of private donation to participate in the expenses thereof.
HB 746 50-0 (1947) Author: Zivley, Lamar A. Relating to the construction of a memorial shrine building at Temple, Texas, honoring the 36th Division of the United States Army.
HB 830 50-0 (1947) Author: Celaya, Augustine Relating to creating and dedicating the Port Isabel Lighthouse in Cameron County as a State Historical Site.
HB 887 50-0 (1947) Author: Slimp, Jr., Landon Clyde Relating to making an appropriation to erect a monument on the field of the "Battle of the Knobs".
SB 306 50-0 (1947) Author: Stewart, W. Lacy Relating to making an appropriation of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000) for the Battleship Texas Commission and providing for its creation; providing a saving clause.
SB 368 50-0 (1947) Author: Brown, Buster | et. al. Relating to providing for the construction of a memorial shrine building at Temple, Texas honoring the 36th Division of the United States Army; making an appropriation.
SB 382 50-0 (1947) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to authorizing the State Parks Board to accept title in behalf of the State of Texas to the Port Isabel Lighthouse and the site on which it is located.
SB 442 50-0 (1947) Author: Proffer, Robert L. "Bob" Relating to making an appropriation to erect a monument on the field of the "Battle of the Knobs."
HB 451 49-0 (1945) Author: Bundy, Marvin A. "Bill" | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation of One Million ($1,000,000.00) Dollars to be used for constructing and equipping an addition to the Texas Memorial Museum.
HB 483 49-0 (1945) Author: Ellis, Sr., John Taylor Relating to making an appropriation of Five Hundred Dollars ($500), or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the purpose of erecting a monument at the grave of Mrs. Susana Dickinson Hannig, mother of "The Babe of the Alamo"; providing the right of private donation to participate in the expense.
HB 699 49-0 (1945) Author: Colson, Esther Neveille Relating to making an appropriation for the purpose of erecting a monument at the grave of Mrs. Memucan Hunt.
HB 728 49-0 (1945) Author: Calhoun, George G. | et. al. Relating to providing for the purchase of property known as the French Embassy and consisting of two and one-half (2 1/2) acres, known as the Old French Embassy property, and all buildings and furniture therein. Said building is hereby set aside for the uses and purposes of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, and the said Daughters of the Republic of Texas be and the same are hereby authorized to take full charge of said building and use of the same as they may see proper. The property of the said French Embassy shall be the property of the State, and the title of said property shall remain in custody of the Board of Control.
HB 875 49-0 (1945) Author: Spacek, Rudolph B. Relating to making an appropriation of Six Hundred Dollars ($600), or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the purposes of erecting monuments at the graves of Father Miguel Muldoon, McHenry Winburn and Williamson Daniels.
SB 266 49-0 (1945) Author: Knight, Roger A. Relating to making an appropriation for the purpose of erecting a monument at the grave of Mrs. Memucan Hunt; providing for the right of private donation to participate in the expense.
SB 336 49-0 (1945) Author: Crawford, A. B. Relating to creating and dedicating the Acton Cemetery, in the County of Hood, State of Texas, as a State Historical Site, to include the monument erected over the remains of Mrs. Elizabeth Crockett, the wife of David Crockett, to beautify and protect said State Historical Site and place same under the care and direction of the State Parks Board; providing an appropriation.
SB 348 49-0 (1945) Author: Chadick, T. C. Relating to amending certain Acts and creating a Governor James Stephen Hogg Memorial Shrine in Wood County.
HB 142 48-0 (1943) Author: Nicholson, Carl Edmund | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts so as to provide for erecting a monument in memory of Captain William M. Logan, in Liberty, Texas, instead of in Old Allen Cemetery in Houston, Texas, and making an appropriation of Four Hundred Dollars ($400) therefor, and providing for the right of acceptance of private donations.
HB 539 48-0 (1943) Author: Ramsey, Mervyn L. Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to provide that the Archivist of the Texas State Library shall have power to certify to copies of the archives of the Texas State Library.
HB 23 47-0 (1941) Author: Nicholson, Carl Edmund | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation of Four Hundred Dollars ($400) for the purpose of removing the remains of Captain William M. Logan, and/or erecting a monument at the grave of said Texas patriot.
HB 662 47-0 (1941) Author: Senterfitt, Reuben E. Relating to making an appropriation for the purpose of erecting a monument at the grave of Sion R. Bostick.
SB 292 47-0 (1941) Author: Chadick, T. C. Relating to creating a Governor James Stephen Hogg Memorial Shrine; providing for the appointment of a Commission to administer its affairs.
SB 308 47-0 (1941) Author: Brownlee, J. Houghton Relating to creating a special agency to supervise historical and historical educational activities to the State.
SB 352 47-0 (1941) Author: Smith, John Lee Relating to appropriating Fifteen Thousand ($15,000) Dollars to purchase General Sam Houston's birthplace near Lexington, Virginia.
HB 199 46-0 (1939) Author: Harris, Cloris L. | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation of Sixty Thousand Dollars ($60,000) for the purpose of matching any sum of money that may be granted or donated by the Federal Government for the completion of the building of the West Texas Museum Association, located on the campus of the Texas Technological College, at Lubbock, Texas.
HB 443 46-0 (1939) Author: Schuenemann, Sr., Helmuth H. Relating to making it unlawful to reproduce or forge any archaeological or other object, representing same to be original, selling or exchanging the same; providing for a penalty.
SB 476 45-0 (1937) Relating to re-appropriating the unexpended balances of the appropriation for Three Million ($3,000,000) Dollars made in said Act according to the allocation of said fund and re-creating the Commission of Control for Texas Centennial Celebrations and prescribing the duties of said Commission and re-appropriating the unexpended balance of the One Hundred Thousand ($100,000.00) Dollars heretofore appropriated to the use of the State Board of Control for the purpose of paying expenses for the administration of the duties imposed upon said Board under the Act, and providing for an audit.
HB 11 44-0 (1935) Relating to making appropriation of funds to be expended for the purpose of creating and conducting celebrations commemorating the historic period of Texas history, celebrating a century of independence and progress, and other purposes incident thereto.
HB 181 44-0 (1935) Relating to making an appropriation to remove remains of certain Texas Patriots to the State Cemetery and providing monuments for such patriots.
HB 580 44-0 (1935) Relating to authorizing Commissioners Courts certain Counties to allow Stephen F. Austin Teachers College to act as depository of certain historical documents and permitting the librarian and archivist of said College to give certified copies thereof.
HB 67 44-2 (1935) Relating to authorizing the condemnation of certain private land or lands for the restoration, preservation or marking of historic spots in Texas by the Commission of Control for the Texas Centennial Celebrations.
SB 22 43-2 (1934) Relating to providing for holding a Texas Centennial Celebration or Celebrations in 1936; providing for the designation of the place for holding of the central exposition.
HB 95 43-3 (1934) Relating to authorizing the State Parks Board to locate, designate and suitably mark the historic spots in Texas.
HB 29 42-0 (1931) Author: Cox, John Thomas Relating to appropriating Fifteen Hundred Dollars ($1500.00) to be applied upon the purchase of a statue to be placed upon the Fort Parker monument, when a like sum is raised by public subscription.
SB 35 42-0 (1931) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to making an appropriation to remove the remains of certain heroes and providing for monuments for such heroes.
SB 106 42-0 (1931) Author: Neal, Mary Elizabeth "Margie" Relating to creating a committee to be known and styled "The Texas Centennial Committee."
SB 156 42-0 (1931) Author: Stevenson, James W. Relating to providing for acquiring and acceptance of title from Goliad County and the City of Goliad to certain lots and blocks of land, being parts of the Four League Grant from the State of Coahuila and Texas to the Town of Goliad.
SB 37 42-1 (1931) Author: Berkeley, Benjamin Franklin Relating to providing for the preservation of, and preventing the destruction, mutilation and removal of certain native plants and cacti, prehistoric bones and relics, and certain other archaeological matters as defined herein; prescribing offenses, fines, penalties and punishment.
SB 53 42-1 (1931) Author: Neal, Mary Elizabeth "Margie" Relating to amending certain Act by increasing membership of Centennial Committee.
SB 570 41-0 (1929) Author: Patton, Nat | et. al. Relating to providing for the preservation of the Old San Antonio Road running through the State of Texas from Pendleton on the Sabine to Presidio in West Texas.
HB 39 41-2 (1929) Author: Cox, John Thomas Relating to providing for a statue at Fort Parker Monument; making an appropriation.
SB 47 41-2 (1929) Author: Patton, Nat Relating to making an appropriation for the erection of a Memorial Building in memory of David Crockett, Texas Hero of the Alamo, in a park now owned by the City of Crockett; providing for the conveyance of said park to the State.
SB 87 41-5 (1930) Author: Miller, Eugene Relating to designating the historical collection of the North Texas State Teachers College, consisting of books, documents, stamps, coins, fire arms, implements of warfare, relics, heirlooms and various and sundry other things and collections of historical importance, a State Historical Collection; authorizing the Board of Regents of said college to accept and receive gifts, donations and collections of all kinds having a historical value, to prescribe rules and regulations with respect to the same.
HB 398 40-0 (1927) Author: Smyth, Rawleigh Portues Relating to providing for the designing, purchase and installation of a memorial tablet in the Texas Memorial Stadium commemorating the services of Texas men and women who served in the World War; making an appropriation.
HB 11 40-1 (1927) Author: Long, John A. Relating to making an appropriation to be used for the erection of a monument in the city of Crockett, Houston County, Texas in memory of David Crockett.
HB 345 39-0 (1925) Author: Kittrell, Sr., Norman Goree | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Texas Library and Historical Commission to place certain historical relics in the custody of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas and the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Texas Division. House: State Affairs
HB 617 39-0 (1925) Author: Blount, Eugene H. Relating to providing for the collection and preservation of historic information, data, relic, grounds and the erection of monuments; creating the Texas Historical Board; defining its powers and duties; fixing the tenure of office of its members; making an appropriation for the contingent expense of such board. House: State Affairs
SB 232 39-0 (1925) Author: Bailey, John Heywood | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Texas Library and Historical Commission to place certain historical relics in the custody of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas and the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Texas Division, providing for their safe keeping, safeguarding the title of the State thereto. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 323 39-0 (1925) Author: Davis, John Relating to providing for the collection and preservation of historic information, data, relics and grounds; creating the Texas Historical Board; making an appropriation. Senate: Finance
SB 79 38-2 (1923) Author: Murphy, Sr., Charles Alfred Relating to making an appropriation to be used for the erection of a monument in the City of Houston in memory of Sam Houston, who headed the military forces in Texas' struggle for freedom and who was President of the Republic of Texas and later Governor of Texas.
SB 91 38-2 (1923) Author: Lewis, Henry LaFayette Relating to creating the Texas Historical Board; defining its powers and duties.
HB 242 37-0 (1921) Author: Faubion, Herbert Elmo "Pete" | et. al. Relating to a certain Act authorizing the erection of a monument to the memory of the soldiers, sailors, marines and nurses from Texas who lost their lives during the war between the United States and the Imperial German Government; making an appropriation therefor.
HB 516 37-0 (1921) Author: Wessels, John H. Relating to providing for purchase by State of certain lands in Fayette county.
HB 570 37-0 (1921) Author: Thomas, Sam A. | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation of the sum of twenty-five hundred dollars or so much thereof as may be necessary, when supplemented by a like sum by Glenwood Cemetery Society or citizens, to erect a monument in Glenwood Cemetery, near Groesbeck, in Limestone County Texas, to mark the graves of the heroes and martyrs who were slain by Indians in the defense of Fort Parker on May 18, 1836, and to create a commission for that purpose, and to erect such monument and for other purposes.
HB 407 35-0 (1917) Author: Bryant, Bruce W. | et. al. Relating to authorizing the State Librarian and State Architect to purchase the literary remains of Sam Houston.
HB 635 35-0 (1917) Author: Nichols, Joseph Francis Relating to providing for the collection of data relating to the lives and achievements of the industrial pioneers and leaders of Texas; making an appropriation.
HB 711 35-0 (1917) Author: Fisher, Harry Vining | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation for marking the birth place of Sam Houston.
SB 173 35-0 (1917) Author: Harley, James A. Relating to authorizing the State Librarian and Archivist and Historian of the State Library to purchase the literary remains of Sam Houston, making an appropriation.
SB 425 35-0 (1917) Author: Strickland, Jeff J. Relating to authorizing the State Librarian and Archivist and Historian of the State Library to purchase suitable fireproof safes for the protection of the State archives; making an appropriation.
HB 646 34-0 (1915) Author: Low, Sr., Sam D.W. Relating to providing for the purchase of certain lands and improvements thereof in Washington County, the same being lands upon which there has been erected a monument commemorating the fact that at said point was located the first Capital of Texas; making an appropriation.
SB 411 34-0 (1915) Author: Page, Paul Dewitt Relating to providing for the purchase of certain lands and improvements thereon in Washington County, Texas upon which there has been erected a monument commemorating the fact that at said point was located the first Capital of Texas; making an appropriation.
HB 11 34-1 (1915) Author: Low, Sr., Sam D.W. Relating to providing for the purchase of certain lands and improvements thereof in Washington County, Texas, the same being lands upon which there has been erected a monument commemorating the fact that at said point was located the first capitol of Texas, etc; making an appropriation therefor.
SB 12 34-1 (1915) Author: Page, Paul Dewitt Proposing an amendment providing for the purchase of certain lands in Washington County upon which there has been erected a monument to the first Capitol of Texas; making an appropriation.
SB 55 34-1 (1915) Author: Page, Paul Dewitt Relating to providing for the furnishing and engraving of a stone to be placed in Memorial Hall at the foot of the Washington Monument in Washington, DC; creating a Commission to supervise the engraving and placing of said stone; making an appropriation.
HB 162 33-0 (1913) Author: McAskill, Duncan Alexander | et. al. Relating to providing that the Daughters of the Republic of Texas receive, maintain and remodel the old Alamo Mission provided that no changes shall be made except such as necessary for its preservation.
HB 846 33-0 (1913) Relating to providing for the erection of a monument over the remains of Col. Edward Burleson, in the State Cemetery, at Austin.
HB 862 33-0 (1913) Author: Kirby, John Henry | et. al. Relating to providing for the removal of the remains of Major General John A. Wharton, to reinter such remains in the State Cemetery at Austin; erect a monument, and make an appropriation.
HB 891 33-0 (1913) Author: Spann, C. D. Relating to providing for the erection of a monument suitable to the memory Brigadier General H. B. Granbury, within the court house yard of the town of Granbury, in Hood County, and providing for the payment of same, not to exceed the sum of one thousand dollars.
SB 28 33-0 (1913) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to erecting memorials to commemorate the unselfish devotion to duty, exalted patriotism, and heroic services of Texas soldiers during the war between the states; to provide and create a commission to carry out the provisions of this act and to make an appropriation therefor.
SB 113 33-0 (1913) Author: Hudspeth, Claude Benton Relating to authorizing the governor of Texas to purchase the LaBahia Mission Property Near Goliad; to authorize the governor of Texas to accept from the owner the land in Goliad County upon which Colonel Fannin's men were massacred in the war for Independence of Texas; also to authorize the governor to accept land from the owner of what is know as Fannin's Battlefield Ground in Goliad County, and to make an appropriation to pay for an improve the ground herein.
SB 148 33-0 (1913) Author: Johnson, Willard Arnold Relating to allowing certain counties to be organized or reorganized.
SB 454 33-0 (1913) Author: Watson, Quintus Ultimus Relating to providing for the erection of a monument over the remains of Col. Edward Burleson, in the state cemetery, making an appropriation therefor.
SB 481 33-0 (1913) Author: Nugent, Clinton W. Relating to appropriating twenty-five hundred dollars to purchase a marble bust of General Memucan Hunt, the purchase price to go to his widow.
HB 27 32-0 (1911) Author: McKinney, Andrew Todd Relating to erection of a monument over the remains of General Stephen F. Austin, in the State Cemetery at Austin, Texas.
SB 94 32-0 (1911) Relating to providing for the erection of a monument over the remains of Mrs. Elizabeth Crockett, wife of David Crockett, in the cemetery at Acton, Hood county, Texas; to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 478 31-0 (1909) Relating to authorizing the Governor of the State of Texas to purchase and receive a transfer from Mrs. John H. Reagan on behalf of the State, of the books and papers of the Hon. John H. Reagan, deceased, and making an appropriation of $10,000, to pay therefor.
SB 113 31-0 (1909) Relating to authorizing the Governor to purchase for the State the papers of President Mirabeau Lamar, and making appropriation therefor.
SB 244 30-0 (1907) Relating to authorizing the Governor of Texas and the Superintendent of Public Buildings and Grounds to expend the sum of ten thousand dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, in purchasing and having erected a suitable monument of Texas granite over the grave of General Sam Houston at Huntsville, Texas, having said grave enclosed by a substantial iron fence, and for improving and properly caring for such grave; providing an appropriation therefor.
HB 333 29-0 (1905) Author: Von Rosenberg, Carl J. | et. al. Relating to authorizing and empowering the State of Texas to erect a mausoleum in the memory of Captain Dawson's men and the Mier prisoners from the battle of Salado.
HB 206 27-0 (1901) Relating to appropriate one thousand dollars to erect a vault for the deposit of the remains of the Mier prisoners.
HB 353 26-0 (1899) Relating to providing for the removal of the remains of late lamented W.A.A. Wallace, familiarly known as "Big Foot" Wallace, from Frio County, and for their interment in the State Cemetery at Austin, and making the appropriation therefor.
SB 79 26-0 (1899) Relating to amending Section 6, of an act approved May the 6th, 1897, for the establishment of a public park on the site of the battle field of San Jacinto, and providing for the purchase and condemnation of a sufficient amount of land upon which to establish said park, and making an appropriation therefor, so as to extend the time within which the commissioners may make their final report under the provisions of the act.
SB 350 26-0 (1899) Relating to providing for the purchase of one hundred acres of land, known as the Magnus T. Habermehl homestead, in the Arthur McCormick league, in order that the State of Texas may own and preserve the San Jacinto battle grounds.
SB 366 25-0 (1897) Relating to the establishment of a public park on the site of the battle field of San Jacinto, and providing for the purchase and condemnation of a sufficient amount of land upon which to establish said park, and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 147 20-0 (1887) Relating to making archives of the Congress of the late Republic of Texas, and archives of succeeding Legislatures of the State of Texas, archives of the office of the Secretary of State, in which they are now deposited.

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