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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HCR 27 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Designating Spurger as the Knife Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 42 85-0 (2017) Author: Holland, Justin | et. al.
Sponsor: Hall, Bob
Designating the city of Rockwall as the official Live Music Capital of North Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 70 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Designating Dripping Springs as the official Wedding Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 72 85-0 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Designating Big Spring as the Lighted Poinsettia Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 83 85-0 (2017) Author: Lambert, Stan
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Designating Stamford as the Western Art Show Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 123 85-0 (2017) Author: Biedermann, Kyle Designating Fredericksburg as the official Wine Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
SCR 5 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Designating Rockwall as the official Live Music Capital of North Texas. Senate: Administration Not again placed on intent calendar
SCR 17 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel Designating Big Spring as the Lighted Poinsettia Capital of Texas. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SCR 27 85-0 (2017) Author: Perry, Charles Designating Stamford as the Western Art Show Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SCR 29 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Designating Dripping Springs as the official Wedding Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2017. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
HCR 39 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D. Designating Hico as the official Steak Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HCR 43 84-0 (2015) Author: Isaac, Jason
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Designating Dripping Springs as the Wedding Capital of Texas. Senate: Administration Signed by the Governor
HCR 62 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Designating Nocona as the official Classic Car Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2015. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 64 84-0 (2015) Author: Murr, Andrew Designating Llano as the official Deer Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HCR 69 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Designating the city of Jasper as the official Butterfly Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 76 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Designating Poteet as the official Strawberry Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2015. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 77 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Redesignating Jim Hogg County as the official Vaquero Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 93 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Designating Abilene as the official Storybook Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 132 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Designating Brownsville as the official Bicycling Capital of the Rio Grande Valley for a 10-year period beginning in 2015. Signed by the Governor
HR 3025 84-0 (2015) Author: Murr, Andrew Honoring Llano as the Deer Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
SCR 22 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: King, Ken
Designating Quitaque as the official Bison Capital for a 10-year period beginning in 2015. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 31 84-0 (2015) Author: Fraser, Troy Designating Hico as the official Steak Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
No action taken in committee
SCR 38 84-0 (2015) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Susan Lewis
Designating Abilene as the official Storybook Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SCR 41 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles
Sponsor: Burrows, Dustin
Designating Terry County as the official Grape Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 23 83-0 (2013) Author: Simpson, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Designating Gregg County the Balloon Race Capital of Texas and commemorating the 36th anniversary of the Great Texas Balloon Race. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 24 83-0 (2013) Author: Clardy, Travis | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Designating Nacogdoches as the official Garden Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 41 83-0 (2013) Author: Ashby, Trent
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Designating Jewett as the Sculpture Capital of Texas and commemorating the third annual Leon County Art Trail. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 54 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Designating Grand Prairie as the Purple Martin Conservation Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 84 83-0 (2013) Author: Springer, Drew
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Designating Floydada as the Pumpkin Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 96 83-0 (2013) Author: Button, Angie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Designating Garland as the Cowboy Hat Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 115 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Designating the city of Mansfield as the Pickle Capital of Texas for a 10-year period beginning in 2013. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SCR 13 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Flynn, Dan
Declaring the City of Canton to be the Walking Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 45 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Designating Giddings as the official Depot Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 83 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Redesignating the Lake Whitney area as the Getaway Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 117 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Designating Roanoke as the Unique Dining Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Placed on intent calendar
HCR 121 82-0 (2011) Author: Crownover, Myra Designating Denton as the Independent Music Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HCR 122 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren Designating Lipscomb County as the official Turkey Buzzard Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HCR 130 82-0 (2011) Author: Button, Angie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Designating the city of Richardson as the official International Business Capital of North Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 72 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna Designating Lago Vista as the Entrepreneurial Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HCR 188 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan Designating Roanoke as the Unique Dining Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Received from the House
SCR 11 81-0 (2009) Author: Estes, Craig
Sponsor: King, Phil
Designating Bridgeport as the official Stagecoach Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Signed by the Governor
SCR 40 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Recognizing the City of Grapevine as the Christmas Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Returned to Calendars Committee
HCR 22 80-0 (2007) Author: England, Kirk Designating Grand Prairie as the Purple Martin Capital of North Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HCR 25 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Designating Friona as the official Cheeseburger Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Signed by the Governor
HCR 49 80-0 (2007) Author: Cook, Robert Designating Lee County as the official Festival Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Referred to Government Organization
HCR 186 80-0 (2007) Author: Crownover, Myra
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Designating Lake Lewisville as the official Urban Bass Fishing Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Left pending in committee
HCR 201 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Designating San Felipe as the Colonial Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Government Organization
Left pending in committee
SCR 58 80-0 (2007) Author: Harris, Chris
Sponsor: Crownover, Myra
Designating Lewisville Lake as the Urban Bass Fishing Capital of Texas. House: Rules & Resolutions
Senate: Government Organization
Signed by the Governor
HCR 24 79-0 (2005) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Designating Navasota the Blues Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
HCR 30 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Designating Dublin as the official Irish Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
HCR 34 79-0 (2005) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Designating San Felipe as the Colonial Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HCR 40 79-0 (2005) Author: Hopson, Chuck Designating Carthage the Country Music Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HCR 55 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Designating Blanco the Lavender Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HCR 56 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Designating Buda as the official Outdoor Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation, and Tourism
HCR 105 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Designating Buda as the official Outdoor Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 128 79-0 (2005) Author: Dunnam, Jim
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Designating Madisonville the Mushroom Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
HCR 154 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Designating the Lake Whitney area as the Getaway Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Signed by the Governor
HCR 172 79-0 (2005) Author: Escobar, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Designating Jim Hogg County as the official Vaquero Capital of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Signed by the Governor
HCR 187 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Designating the Hill Country as the Official Lavender Growing Region of Texas. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Signed by the Governor
HCR 19 79-3 (2006) Author: Cook, Robert Designating Giddings and Lee County as the official Festival Capital of Texas. House: Rules & Resolutions Received from the House
HCR 89 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Designating Hutto as the official Hippo Capital of Texas. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 219 78-0 (2003) Author: Hughes, Bryan Designating Mineola as the official Birding Capital of East Texas. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Natural Resources
HCR 281 78-0 (2003) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Recognizing Mineola as the Birding Capital of East Texas. Signed by the Governor
HR 1719 78-0 (2003) Author: Hughes, Bryan Recognizing Mineola as the Birding Capital of East Texas. Filed
SCR 26 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Designating Round Rock as the official Daffodil Capital of Texas. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SR 610 78-0 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Declaring the City of Brownsville as the "Chess Capital of Texas." Reported enrolled
SR 1068 78-0 (2003) Author: Ratliff, Bill Recognizing Mineola as the Birding Capitol of East Texas. Reported enrolled
HCR 17 78-1 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck Designating Kilgore as the official Texas City of Stars. Adopted
HCR 6 78-2 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck Designating Kilgore as the official Texas City of Stars. Adopted
SR 7 78-2 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Recognizing the City of Lockhart as the Barbecue Capital of Texas. Received by the Secretary of the Senate
HCR 6 78-3 (2003) Author: Hopson, Chuck
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Designating Kilgore as the official Texas City of Stars. House: Rules & Resolutions
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 30 78-3 (2003) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Designating Mason County as the official Topaz Capital of Texas. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
SR 13 78-3 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Recognizing Lockhart as the Barbecue Capital of Texas. Reported enrolled
HCR 30 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Designating the city of Breckenridge the Mural Capital of Texas. Signed by the Governor
HCR 41 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Designating the city of Kenedy as the Texas Horned Lizard Capital of the World. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 42 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Declaring Odessa the Jackrabbit-Roping Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 74 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, Betty
Sponsor: Cain, David
Declaring West Tawakoni the Catfish Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 197 77-0 (2001) Author: Miller, Sid
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Designating Gatesville as the Spur Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 204 77-0 (2001) Author: Hardcastle, Rick Declaring Electra the Pump Jack Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations Referred to State, Fed. & International Rel.
HR 30 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim Recognizing the city of Breckenridge as the Mural Capital of Texas. Reported enrolled
HR 39 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy Recognizing the city of Kenedy as the Horned Lizard Capital of Texas. Reported enrolled
HR 132 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George Recognizing Odessa as the Jackrabbit-Roping Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HR 472 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Bob Recognizing McCamey as the Wind Energy Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations Reported enrolled
SCR 33 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom
Sponsor: Hardcastle, Rick
Declaring Electra the Pump Jack Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
SR 25 77-0 (2001) Author: Fraser, Troy Recognizing Breckenridge as the Mural Capital of Texas. Reported enrolled
SR 76 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Recognizing the City of Kenedy as the Horned Lizard Capital of Texas. Reported enrolled
SR 134 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert Proclaiming McCamey, Texas, Wind Energy Capital of Texas. Reported enrolled
HCR 31 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, Betty
Sponsor: Cain, David
Proclaiming Commerce the Official Bois d'Arc Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HCR 109 76-0 (1999) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Declaring El Paso the Sun Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HCR 181 76-0 (1999) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Designating Plano as the Hot Air Balloon Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HR 769 76-0 (1999) Author: Morrison, Geanie Recognizing April 1999 as Wildflower Month in DeWitt County and DeWitt County as the Wildflower Capital of Texas. House: Rules & Resolutions Reported enrolled
HR 1024 76-0 (1999) Author: Green, Rick Recognizing Lockhart as the Barbecue Capital of Texas. House: State, Federal & International Relations Reported enrolled
SR 540 70-0 (1987) Author: Anderson, Richard Recognizing June 20, 1987, as Texas Blueberry Festival Day and recognizing the community of Hooks as the Blueberry Capital of Texas.
HCR 42 68-0 (1983) Author: Peveto, Wayne
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Proclaiming Mauriceville as "The Crawfish Capital of Texas". House: Agriculture & Livestock Signed by the Governor
HCR 94 68-2 (1984) Author: Crockett, Jim
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Designating the City of Bandera as the National Trick and Fancy Roping Capital of the Republic of Texas. Signed by the Governor
HCR 154 67-0 (1981) Author: Schlueter, Stan Recognizing Burnet as the Bluebonnet Capital of Texas. House: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SCR 108 67-0 (1981) Author: Doggett, Lloyd Recognizing Burnet as the Bluebonnet Capital of Texas. House: State Affairs Signed by the Governor

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