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HB 207 53-0 (1953) Author: Fisk, Jack Gordon Relating to amending certain Statutes prohibiting the Texas State Parks Board from constructing hotels, lodges or motels.
HB 266 53-0 (1953) Author: Ford, Jr., Curtis Relating to authorizing and directing the Texas State Parks Board to maintain and acquire public hunting lands; directing that the public hunting lands be clearly designated and marked; providing that hunting on the public hunting grounds shall be subject to all hunting and game laws in effect in the area or county where the public hunting lands lie; providing an appropriation.
HB 541 53-0 (1953) Author: Fisk, Jack Gordon Relating to authorizing the Texas State Parks Board to acquire State park sites by purchase, gift or otherwise, and to improve, beautify and equip their several State parks and to contract with reference thereto, and in payment thereof, or to secure funds therefor, to issue evidences of indebtedness secured by the rents, revenues and incomes from such improvements and/or other fees, rents or revenues from any source other than appropriations made by the State Legislature.
HB 768 53-0 (1953) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to amending certain Acts pertaining to the leasing powers of the State Parks Board.
SB 323 53-0 (1953) Author: Lock, Ottis E. Relating to authorizing and empowering the State Parks Board to sell iron ore in place, for reasonable valuable considerations, located in or on the lands of Jim Hogg State Park and to grant certain rights.
HB 156 53-1 (1954) Author: Jackson, James Horace Relating to making an appropriation to the State Park Board for the purpose of constructing additional cabins and providing adequate water and sewerage facilities in the Daingerfield State Park.
HB 342 52-0 (1951) Author: Wisener, Jack K. Relating to authorizing the State Parks Board to repair, build or construct facilities to be used for recreational and park purposes at the Jim Hogg State Park; authorizing cooperation with other governmental agencies; authorizing the State Parks Board to pay for the repairing, building, or construction of such facilities; providing for the payment of same from the cutting and sale of such timber.
HB 559 52-0 (1951) Author: Loving, James William "Bill" Relating to imposing in the Texas State Parks Board additional powers and duties with respect to the operation of state parks and the acquisition of lands, property and improvements thereby, through purchase, lease, gift, condemnation or otherwise; authorizing said Board to erect hotels, restaurants, and buildings; imposing therein certain rights of regulation and inspection authorizing the imposition of fees and charges thereby.
HB 641 52-0 (1951) Author: Kilgore, Joe Madison Relating to making an appropriation to the Texas State Parks Board of the sum of One Hundred Thousand ($100,000) Dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to provide for separate equal facilities for Negroes in the State Parks System of Texas.
SB 327 52-0 (1951) Author: McDonald, Warren Swann Relating to making an appropriation to the Texas State Parks Board of the sum of One Hundred Thousand ($100,000) Dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any funds in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to provide for separate equal facilities for Negroes in the State Parks System of Texas.
SB 469 52-0 (1951) Author: Wagonseller, Wayne Warren Relating to authorizing the Texas State Parks Board to transfer and convey certain land in Palo Pinto County to the City of Mineral Wells.
SB 257 51-0 (1949) Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill" Relating to placing all state parks and all state historical parks, now under the control and custody of the State Board of Control, except the San Jacinto State Park, the San Jacinto Memorial Tower and the Battleship Texas, under the control and custody of the State Parks Board, under the authority conferred upon the State Parks Board by existing laws; specifically repealing previous Acts
SB 39 50-0 (1947) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to authorizing Texas State Parks Board to renew and extend outstanding indebtedness secured by deeds of trust and vendor's lien on properties comprising Palo Duro Canyon State Park; providing that the provisions of this Act are severable.
SB 128 49-0 (1945) Author: Mauritz, Fred Relating to placing all State Parks and all other tracts of land used or to be used by the State for the purposes of public park and/or recreational areas, including all public parks, historical parks, and/or recreational areas now under the control and custody of the State Board of Control, under the control and custody of the State Parks Board, under the authority conferred upon such Board by existing law; providing that all laws which are in conflict, in whole or in part with this Act are hereby repealed.
HB 87 48-0 (1943) Author: Klingeman, Fred V. Relating to validating the conveyances, transfers and agreements of transfer, exchanges or conveyances made by the Texas State Parks Board in connection with the Big Bend National Park acquisition program; validating the abandonment by the Texas State Parks Board of certain lands.
SB 246 48-0 (1943) Author: Mauritz, Fred Relating to placing all State Parks and all other tracts of land used or to be used by the State for the purpose of public parks and/or recreational areas, including all public parks, historical parks, and/or recreational areas now under the control and custody of the State Board of Control, under the control and custody of the State Parks Board, under the authority conferred upon such Board by existing law; providing that all laws relating to the same shall be executed and administered by the State Parks Board.
HB 63 47-0 (1941) Author: Huffman, Calvin Combest "Cal" | et. al. Relating to making an appropriation of $1,500,000 to the Texas State Parks Board for the purpose of acquiring property which was designated and established as Big Bend National Park in Brewster County by the General and Special Laws.
SB 298 46-0 (1939) Author: Small, Sr., Charles Clinton "Clint" Relating to setting out the authority of the Texas State Parks Board in all matters pertaining to land titles and interests, authorizing the acceptance, rejection, conveyance, or reconveyance of park sites.
SB 484 45-0 (1937) Author: Stone, Albert Relating to enlarging the State Parks Board to six members and to have six-year overlapping terms.
HB 527 44-0 (1935) Author: Clayton, William Edwin | et. al. Relating to making certain emergency appropriations out of the General Revenue of the State of Texas for the support and maintenance of the Texas State Parks Board.
SB 73 38-2 (1923) Author: Ridgeway, Thomas Henry | et. al. Relating to State Parks; creating a State Parks Board to investigate prospective Park sites in the State and report to the Legislature wtih recommendations.

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