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HB 2114 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Postponed
SB 752 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to the repeal of the inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3742 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George | et. al. To repeal certain state sales, use, excise, franchise, severance, production, occupations, gross receipts and inheritance taxes, to repeal or limit certain local sales, use, excise and ad valorem property taxes, to enact a statewide and local value added tax, and to reform school finance and administration; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2759 82-0 (2011) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of provisions of the Texas Probate Code relating to durable powers of attorney, guardianships, and other related proceedings and alternatives, and the redesignation of certain other provisions of the Texas Probate Code, including conforming amendments and repeals. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
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SB 1299 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of provisions of the Texas Probate Code relating to durable powers of attorney, guardianships, and other related proceedings and alternatives, and the redesignation of certain other provisions of the Texas Probate Code, including conforming amendments and repeals. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
SB 559 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to inventories, appraisements, and lists of claims of a decedent's estate under independent administration. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1605 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property and to the allocation of Texas estate tax revenue. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 375 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property and to the allocation of Texas estate tax revenue. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
HB 2113 79-0 (2005) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the repeal of the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 99 79-0 (2005) Author: Merritt, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit an inheritance tax unless approved by a majority of registered voters in a statewide referendum. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
SB 73 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SCR 23 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al. Memorializing congress to permanently repeal the federal death tax in 2005. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 313 78-0 (2003) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the repeal of the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2532 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 47 78-0 (2003) Author: Merritt, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit an inheritance tax unless approved by a majority of registered voters in a statewide referendum. House: Ways & Means Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1149 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 6 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the use of federal estate tax provisions in determining the application of the Texas estate tax to certain transfers of property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 399 76-0 (1999) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to a franchise tax credit for donation of certain environmentally sensitive land. House: Ways & Means Subcommittee members named
HB 1383 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to a refund of the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 997 72-0 (1991) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the apportionment of certain estate taxes and expenses. House: Judiciary Laid on the table subject to call
SB 763 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to the apportionment of certain estate taxes and expenses. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 1024 68-0 (1983) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to the administration, collection, and enforcement of the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SB 500 68-0 (1983) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Gibson, Bruce
Relating to the administration, collection, an enforcement of the state inheritance tax and to the due dates for filing certain returns and payment of taxes and to liability of certain persons. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 315 67-0 (1981) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to the disposition of revenue collected from the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 325 67-0 (1981) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the imposition of the state inheritance tax and the state generation skipping transfer tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 397 67-0 (1981) Author: Patterson, Pete Relating to the taxation of family business property under the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Coauthor authorized
HB 637 67-0 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to additional inheritance tax and the federal tax credit. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 2182 67-0 (1981) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to the collection, administration, and enforcement of the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
SB 117 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the imposition of the state inheritance tax and the state generation-skipping transfer tax. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 194 67-0 (1981) Author: Farabee, Ray Relating to the additional inheritance tax, the federal tax credit and the inclusion of the value of property transferred within a certain period before a person's death in the gross estate for inheritance tax purposes. Senate: Finance Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 842 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the taxation of spouses of decedents. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 120 67-1 (1981) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the administration, enforcement, and collection of state inheritance and generation-skipping transfer taxes and the examination of property of a decedent's estates. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 385 66-0 (1979) Author: Fox, Milton E. Relating to the rate of the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 806 66-0 (1979) Author: Nowlin, James
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the exemption of certain military pay and allowances from the inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 920 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to exemptions from the inheritance tax for spouses of decedents. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 1996 66-0 (1979) Author: Coleman, Ronald Relating to the exemption from the inheritance tax for certain benefits to survivors of governmental employees. House: Ways & Means Considered by committee in public hearing
HCR 3 66-0 (1979) Author: Grant, Ben Z. Memorializing Congress about slow IRS processing of estate returns. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 23 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to exemptions from the inheritance tax for spouses of decedents. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
SB 454 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to an exemption from the basic inheritance tax of certain amounts passing to or for the benefit of orphans. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
SB 624 66-0 (1979) Author: Short, E.L. Relating to an exemption from inheritance tax for certain benefits to survivors of governmental employees. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 1 65-0 (1977) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: Hance, Kent
Relating to the reduction of and exemption and exclusion from various state taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Votes recorded
HB 7 65-0 (1977) Author: Head, Fred Relating to state inheritance taxes; adjusting the inheritance tax brackets. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 27 65-0 (1977) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim Relating exemption from the inheritance tax for spouses and children of decedents. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 256 65-0 (1977) Author: Hollowell, Bill Relating to the inheritance tax owed by Class A estates. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 752 65-0 (1977) Author: Donaldson, Jerry "Nub" Relating to the inheritance tax rates for certain persons. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 787 65-0 (1977) Author: Laney, James Relating to the inheritance tax rates for certain persons. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1063 65-0 (1977) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to the estate tax exemption for certain annuities and individual retirement acocunts from exempted under federal law. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SB 193 65-0 (1977) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Evans, Charles
Relating to the exemption from inheritance taxes of community property interests in annuities and individual retirement accounts exempt from federal estate taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
90 Day Bill
SB 256 65-0 (1977) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to inheritance tax rates for certain persons. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 364 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to inheritance tax exemptions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
SB 504 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to exemptions from the inheritance tax for spouses of decedents. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 1 65-2 (1978) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: Hance, Kent
Relating to exemptions from the state inheritance tax for certain Class A beneficiaries and providing for certain exempt transfers; relating to the taxation or exemption from taxation of the receipts from the sale, production, distribution, lease or rental of, and the storage, use, or other consumption of gas and electricity for residential uses under state and local sales and use taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Signed by the Governor
HB 2 65-2 (1978) Author: Head, Fred Relating to inheritance taxes. House: Ways & Means Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 11 65-2 (1978) Author: Orr, Fred Relating to repeal of the state inheritance tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
HB 14 65-2 (1978) Author: Lewis, Gibson Relating to exemptions from the state inheritance tax for certain Class A beneficiaries. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
HB 16 65-2 (1978) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to exemptions from the state inheritance tax for certain Class A beneficiaries. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
HB 32 65-2 (1978) Author: Hollowell, Bill Relating to the inheritance tax owed by Class A estates. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
SB 2 65-2 (1978) Author: Hance, Kent Relating to exemptions from the state inheritance tax for certain Class A beneficiaries. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
SB 3 65-2 (1978) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to inheritance tax exemptions. Senate: Finance Considered by committee in public hearing
SCR 13 65-2 (1978) Author: Hance, Kent
Sponsor: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Authorizing certain changes to be made in HB1 by conferees. Signed by Governor
HB 483 64-0 (1975) Author: Hollowell, Bill Relating to the inheritance tax owed by Class A estates. House: Revenue & Taxation Referred to subcommittee
HB 883 64-0 (1975) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to increasing the amount of proceeds of insurance benefits exempted from inheritance taxes; adjusting the inheritance tax brackets. House: Revenue & Taxation Referred to subcommittee
HB 630 62-0 (1971) Author: Harding, Forrest A.
Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
Relating to making the inheritance tax applicable to certain property held in joint tenancy with right of survivorship.
HB 638 62-0 (1971) Author: Harding, Forrest A.
Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
Relating to amending the inheritance tax law to change the time for the presumption that a gift is made in contemplation of death, etc.
SB 871 62-0 (1971) Author: Hightower, Jack Relating to eliminating the penalty for late filing of the preliminary inheritance tax report
SB 627 61-0 (1969) Author: Christie, Joe William Relating to eliminating present uncertainty in the federal estate tax by providing for equitable apportionment of the tax among the residuary legatees of a decedent's will and the beneficiaries of non-probate estate and establishing an understandable and workable formula by which apportionment is effected.
HB 474 60-0 (1967) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to deductions under the inheritance tax laws.
HB 518 60-0 (1967) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to amending certain statute relating to Inheritance Taxes.
SB 47 60-0 (1967) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to amending certain statutes relating to Inheritance Taxes.
SB 527 60-0 (1967) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending certain statutes so as to provide that the inheritance tax lien shall not attach to stock in a corporation incorporated and existing under the laws of the State of Texas that is owned by a non-resident decedent or his estate, and that such stock may be transferred without obtaining an authorization for transfer and release of lien from the Comptroller of Public Accounts.
SB 528 60-0 (1967) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to amending certain statutes by exempting from the Texas Inheritance Tax the value of an annuity or other payment received by a named beneficiary which qualifies for exemption from the Federal Estate Tax.
HB 1022 59-0 (1965) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to raising revenues from various sources to support the operations of the State of Texas.
HB 1182 59-0 (1965) Author: Atwell, Ben Relating to payment and administration of the Inheritance Tax.
HCR 151 59-0 (1965)
HB 57 58-0 (1963) Author: Crews, David William | et. al. Relating to providing an exemption of property passing to or for the use of any religious, educational, or charitable organization, if the laws of the jurisdiction under which such organization is organized or is operating provide an exemption from death tax.
HB 126 58-0 (1963) Author: Adams, J. Collier Relating to revising Statutes levying the inheritance tax and additional inheritance tax; providing for an effective date.
HB 958 58-0 (1963) Author: Morgan, Richard L. "Dick" Relating to revising the provisions of the inheritance tax and the additional inheritance tax; providing an effective date.
SB 29 58-0 (1963) Author: Aikin, Jr., A.M. Relating to providing an exemption of property passing to or for the use of any religious, educational, or charitable organization, if the laws of the jurisdiction under which such organization is organized or is operating provide an exemption from death tax of any character with respect to property passing (1) to or for the use of any such organization, or (2) to or for the use of any such organization organized or operating within the State of Texas, or (3) to or for the use of any such organization organized or operating within any other jurisdiction which grants a reciprocal exemption.
SB 436 58-0 (1963) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to certain exemptions from the inheritance tax applicable to certain non-residents.
HB 46 57-0 (1961) Author: Adams, J. Collier Relating to amending a certain Act revising statutes levying the inheritance tax and the additional inheritance tax; providing for the Comptroller to have full authority and responsibility for administration of the inheritance tax and the additional inheritance tax.
HB 557 57-0 (1961) Author: Harding, Forrest Ashby Relating to amending a certain Article of the Revised Civil Statutes including a brother or sister or a direct lineal descendent of a brother or sister of a deceased wife or husband of the decedent within Class C for inheritance tax purposes.
HB 23 57-1 (1961) Author: Adams, J. Collier Relating to amending a certain Act revising statutes levying the inheritance tax and the additional inheritance tax; providing fro the Comptroller to have full authority and responsibility for administration of the inheritance tax and the additional inheritance tax; providing for the filing of returns and penalties for failure to file; providing for an effective date.
HB 28 57-1 (1961) Author: Andrews, Thomas M. "Tom" Relating to amending a certain Statute to raise revenue for the State of Texas by imposing a retail sales and use tax covering the sale and use of tangible personal property and the rendition of professional and personal services to persons or to the property of persons, providing for the administration and enforcement of such tax; fixing the time when an estate shall escheat to the State and authorize the Attorney General to utilize the bill of discovery process in escheat proceedings; imposing a tax on the occupation of transporting natural gas by pipeline, providing for the administration and enforcement of such tax; providing an effective date.
HB 431 56-0 (1959) Author: Wilson, J. Edgar Relating to amending certain statues by broadening and specifically setting out exemptions from the inheritance tax on foreign bequests; providing for application to persons dying before the effective date under given conditions.
SB 131 56-0 (1959) Author: Hazlewood, Grady Relating to amending certain statutes broadening and specifically setting out exemptions from the inheritance tax on foreign bequests.
SB 344 56-0 (1959) Author: Parkhouse, George M. Relating to amending certain statutes by broadening and specifically setting out exemptions from the inheritance tax on certain foreign bequests; providing for application to persons dying before the effective date under given conditions.
HB 8 56-2 (1959) Author: Roberts, Wesley Brownlee Relating to providing additional revenue for the support of State government.
HB 18 56-2 (1959) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to the revision of the oil production tax, the natural gas production tax, sulfur tax, motor vehicle sales tax, gasoline tax, tax on express companies, telegraph companies and others.
HB 9 56-3 (1959) Author: Roberts, Wesley Brownlee Relating to revising certain statutes and certain other laws relating to taxation.
HB 10 56-3 (1959) Author: Roberts, Wesley Brownlee Relating to levying certain new taxes and increasing certain existing taxes for the support of the State government.
HB 17 56-3 (1959) Author: Seeligson, Frates Slick Relating to revising and rearranging certain statutes of the Taxation Code.
HB 863 55-0 (1957) Author: Pressler, III, Herman Paul Relating to amending certain Statutes to more clearly define the application of said article as regards the decedents in respect to which the same shall apply.
HB 937 54-0 (1955) Author: Smith, Max Carlton Relating to authorizing the Attorney General to employ private attorneys on a contingent fee basis for the purpose of collecting inheritance taxes in certain cases; providing a method for the payment of said fees; allocating said taxes.
SB 266 54-0 (1955) Author: Kazen, Jr., Abraham "Chick" Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to provide that the religious, educational, or charitable organization included in the exemption under said Article may be incorporated, unincorporated, or in trust form, so as to include in the exemption such of the property passing to or for the use of the United States or such organization as is irrevocably committed for use within the State of Texas or which is transferred to a religious, educational or charitable organization for use exclusively within the State of Texas.inheritance taxes on foreign bequest for exclusive use within this State; repealing conflicting laws and parts of laws.
SB 451 54-0 (1955) Author: Willis, Doyle Relating to making an appropriation to pay the claim of the Estate of Dora M. Logan, Deceased, for overpayment of inheritance tax.
HB 2 53-1 (1954) Author: Buchanan, Dexter Harold "Buck" Relating to revising and arranging certain statutes of this State relating to taxation into a new title of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas to be known as "Title 122A, Taxation--General".
HB 26 53-1 (1954) Author: Fisk, Jack Gordon Relating to revising and arranging certain statutes of this State relating to taxation into a new title to be known as "Title 122A, Taxation -- General"; reducing the rate of all taxes included in Title 122A by ten per cent (10%) except the Poll Tax.
SB 12 53-1 (1954) Author: Ashley, Sr., Carlos C. Relating to amending certain Statutes by providing methods and means by which it can be determined whether bequests, devises and gifts left to religious, educational or charitable organizations are to be used within the State of Texas, in order to determine whether such bequests, devises and gifts are subject to inheritance taxes; providing for the collection of the tax on any such bequest, devise or gift in instances where such is not used in Texas.
HB 859 50-0 (1947) Author: Miller, Jr., William Andrew Relating to providing for the apportionment of Federal Estate Tax in those cases where the tax is measured in part by the interest of the surviving spouse in community property.
HB 877 50-0 (1947) Author: Gilmer, Claud Henry | et. al. Relating to providing for the apportionment of federal estate tax in those cases where the tax is measured in part by the interest of the surviving spouse in community property.
SB 426 50-0 (1947) Author: Kelly, Keith F. Relating to providing for the apportionment of Federal Estate Tax in those cases where the tax is measured in part by the interest of the surviving spouse in community properly.
HB 175 49-0 (1945) Author: Isaacks, Samuel Jackson "Sam" Relating to amending certain Statutes so as to exempt from inheritance tax of the intangible personal property of a non-resident under certain conditions.
SB 132 49-0 (1945) Author: Brown, Buster Relating to amending certain Statutes by requiring and directing that all taxes received and/or due under this law by any executor, administrator, or trustee shall be paid by him to the State Treasury.
SB 141 49-0 (1945) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to making an appropriation of One Hundred Three Dollars and Twenty Cents ($103.20) out of any moneys in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for refund in over-payment of Inheritance Tax paid in connection with the estate of Mrs. Ida B. Arbuckle by Agnes A. Wright, her daughter.
SB 142 49-0 (1945) Author: Vick, Kyle A. Relating to making an appropriation of $160.04 out of any moneys in the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for refund on inheritance tax paid by the Kate Lattimore Spencer Estate.
SB 178 49-0 (1945) Author: Ramsey, Ben Relating to amending statute so as to exempt from inheritance tax the intangible personal property of a non-resident who was at the time of his death a resident of a state or territory of the United States which did not impose a transfer or inheritance tax of any character in respect to intangible personal property of residents of this state, or whose laws contain a reciprocal provision under which non-residents were exempt from such transfer or inheritance tax on such intangible personal property, provided the state or territory of the residence of such non-resident allowed a similar exemption to residents of the state or territory of the residence of such decedent.
HB 990 46-0 (1939) Author: King, Delmar L. Relating to amending a certain Statute defining transfers in contemplation of death and providing a tax; more clearly defining deductions permissible for inheritance tax purposes; assessing the costs to the estate; providing for notice of appraisement to the Comptroller and fixing a penalty for violation.
HB 682 44-0 (1935) Relating to the payment of inheritance tax.
HB 741 42-0 (1931) Author: Petsch, Alfred P.C. Relating to inheritance taxes by providing that property passing to or for the use of persons not related to a decedent shall be subject to the payment of inheritance taxes.
HB 12 41-0 (1929) Author: Hopkins, Welly Kennon Relating to amending a certain Statute exempting estates from Inheritance Taxes have been levied within five years from date of second passage of said estates. House: Revenue & Taxation
HB 61 41-1 (1929) Author: McGill, Joseph | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute, relating to inheritance tax exemptions.
SB 60 40-0 (1927) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to exempting from the inheritance tax provided for in said chapter bequests, devises, gifts, grants, conveyances and transfers of any kind or character whatsoever passing to or for the use of religious, educational or charitable organizations or institutions located within this State, to be used within this State.
SB 254 40-0 (1927) Author: Floyd, Charles Richard Relating to relieving the Board of Regents of the University of Texas, and the executor, devisees and estate of W.J. McDonald, deceased, from the payment of and liability for inheritance taxes with respect to the W.J. McDonald Observatory Fund bequeathed by the will of said McDonald to such regents as trustees.
SB 272 39-0 (1925) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to amending certain statute so as to exempt from the inheritance tax therein provided bequests and devices passing to public charities. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 271 39-1 (1926) Author: Holbrook, Thomas Jefferson Relating to relieving the Sealy and Smith Foundation for the John Sealy Hospital, the estate of John Sealy, and the legatees in and under his will, from payment of inheritance taxes. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 10 38-2 (1923) Author: Smith, John T. Relating to taxing property passing by will or by descent or by grant or gift taking effect on the death of the grantor or donor; providing for the collection of such tax, and repealing certain Articles of Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1911.
HB 3 37-0 (1921) Author: Smith, John T. Relating to a certain Act regarding the collection of an inheritance tax on property subject to the jurisdiction of the laws of the State.
HB 170 37-0 (1921) Author: Henderson, Peter G. Relating to a certain Act regarding the collection of inheritance taxes.
HB 20 37-1 (1921) Author: Smith, John T. Relating to providing for collection of inheritance tax.
HB 212 36-0 (1919) Author: Teer, Claud D. Relating to amending certain statutes so as to authorize and require the tax assessor, county judge, county attorney and tax collector to enforce the collection of inheritance taxes as now provided by law, and fixing their fees therefor, and also providing for the payment of one-half of such tax into the county treasury, same to be placed to the credit of the road and bridge funds of said county, and the other one-half thereof into the State Treasury, after the deduction of the fees of the tax assessor, county judge, county attorney, and tax collector, as provided by this Act.
SB 94 36-0 (1919) Author: Caldwell, Walter Douglass Relating to amending certain civil statutes so as to authorize the County Judge and the County Attorney to enforce the collection of inheritance taxes, and providing their fee therefor.
SB 254 36-0 (1919) Author: Hopkins, Sr., George Milton Relating to amending certain statute so as to provide for the collection of inheritance taxes, fixing compensation therefor. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
SB 312 36-0 (1919) Author: Hopkins, Sr., George Milton Relating to amending certain statute so as to further provide for the collection of inheritance taxes, the making of reports concerning estates subject to taxation, the fixing of penalties, prescribing duties and fixing compensation of District and County Attorneys and County Judges. Senate: Civil Jurisprudence
HB 171 35-0 (1917) Author: Bagby, William T. "Lion of Lavaca" Relating to making it the duty of the county attorney or district attorney to institute suit for the collection of inheritance taxes.
HB 380 35-0 (1917) Author: Boner, Charles Wilbur | et. al. Relating to authorizing the Comptroller to appoint and contract with persons to collect inheritance taxes.
SB 184 35-0 (1917) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to authorizing the Comptroller to appoint and contract with persons to collect inheritance taxes.
HB 39 34-1 (1915) Author: Beason, Augustine L. | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Statute providing for the employment by the Comptroller and the State Revenue agent of a suitable person or persons to look after, sue for and collect taxes; providing for the duties of the county judge in relation to the collection of taxes.
SB 32 34-1 (1915) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to amending a certain Statute authorizing the Comptroller to appoint and contract with persons to collect inheritance taxes.

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