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85th Regular Session, 2017
HB 2184 (85th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of the Walker County Court at Law.
  Author: Bailes, Ernest
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence

83rd Regular Session, 2013
HB 1528 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the composition of the First and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals Districts.
  Author: Otto, John
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3153 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the operation and administration of, and practice in courts in, the judicial branch of state government and the composition of certain juvenile boards; imposing a fee.
  Author: Lewis, Tryon | et. al.
  Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: See remarks for effective date
SB 1157 (83rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property in Walker County from the Texas Board of Criminal Justice to the board of regents of the Texas State University System.
  Author: Schwertner, Charles
  Sponsor: Otto, John
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Higher Education
  Last Action: Effective immediately

82nd Regular Session, 2011
HB 2618 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Board of Criminal Justice to Walker County.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Referred to Corrections
HB 2635 (82nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the composition of the First, Tenth, and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals Districts.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: 1 legislative day notice-to call from Journal

81st Regular Session, 2009
HB 2473 (81st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the composition of the First, Tenth, and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals Districts.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Committees: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

79th Regular Session, 2005
HB 3045 (79th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the juvenile boards of Grimes, Leon, Madison, and Walker Counties.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
  Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues | Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Effective immediately

78th Regular Session, 2003
HB 2343 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to Walker County.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
  Committees: State Affairs | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Effective on 9/1/03
HCR 289 (78th R.S.)
  Caption: Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 2343.
  Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
  Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
  Last Action: Signed by the Governor

76th Regular Session, 1999
HB 1593 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to Walker County.
  Author: Ellis, Dan
  Committees: Land & Resource Management
  Last Action: Left pending in committee
SB 463 (76th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain tracts of state property from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to Walker County and Mitchell County.
  Author: Ogden, Steve
  Sponsor: Ellis, Dan
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective immediately

75th Regular Session, 1997
HB 3016 (75th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the transfer of certain state property from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to Jefferson County or Walker County.
  Author: Price, Albert | et. al.
  Sponsor: Galloway, Michael
  Committees: Land & Resource Management | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately

71st Regular Session, 1989
HB 993 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the sale of state-owned real property in Walker County; making an appropriation.
  Author: Hightower, Allen
  Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
  Committees: State Affairs | Finance
  Last Action: Effective immediately

68th Regular Session, 1983
HB 382 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to payment by the state to Walker County for certain expenses arising from the prosecution of an inmate of the department of corrections.
  Author: Hightower, Allen
  Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 849 (68th R.S.)
  Caption: Making an appropriation to Walker County for the expense incurred in criminal prosecutions.
  Author: Caperton, Kent
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Reported from committee favorably without amendments

67th Regular Session, 1981
HB 1653 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an appropriation to Walker County for the expense of criminal prosecutions.
  Author: Tow, Rodney
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
SB 837 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to an appropriation to Walker County for the expense of criminal prosecutions.
  Author: Caperton, Kent
  Committees: Finance
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 964 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the qualifications of the judge of the County Court at Law of Walker County.
  Author: Caperton, Kent
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Referred to Committee on Judicial Affairs
SB 1238 (67th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Corrections to transfer land to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
  Author: Caperton, Kent
  Sponsor: Tow, Rodney
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Withdrawn from calendar

67th 1st Called Session, 1981
SB 31 (67th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Corrections to transfer land to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
  Author: Caperton, Kent
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: No action taken

66th Regular Session, 1979
HB 623 (66th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creation of the 266th Judicial District, composed of Walker County, and the reorganization and terms of court of the 12th Judicial District; providing a prosecuting attorney for the Second 9th District Court in Trinity County.
  Author: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Subcommittee on Judicial Districts

65th Regular Session, 1977
HB 669 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the sale or offer for sale in Grimes, Walker, and Madison counties of the carcasses of certain fur-bearing animals at certain times; providing penalties.
  Author: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
  Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
  Committees: Environmental Affairs | Natural Resources
  Last Action: Effective in 90 days
HB 809 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation of the constitutional office of Criminal District Attorney of Walker County; abolishing the office of County Attorney of Walker County; and conforming the jurisdiction of the District Attorney for the 12th Judicial District.
  Author: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
  Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 810 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation, jurisdiction, administration, and procedures of the County Court at Law of Walker County; relating to the jurisdiction of the County Court of Walker County; and making other provisions relative to those courts and the district court in Walker County.
  Author: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
  Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
  Committees: Judicial Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 2250 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the County Court at Law of Walker County and the compensation of the judge.
  Author: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs
  Last Action: Withdrawn from calendar
SB 1271 (65th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the administration, operation, management, control, and financing of the Walker County Hospital District and to the election of hospital managers and their powers and duties.
  Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
  Sponsor: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Effective immediately

63rd Regular Session, 1973
HB 1566 (63rd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the abolition of the office of County School Superintendent of Walker County; and declaring an emergency.
  Author: Edwards III, Jimmie C.
  Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
  Committees: Intergovernmental Affairs | Administration
  Last Action: Vetoed by the Governor

62nd Regular Session, 1971
HB 1757 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating and establishing a conservation and reclamation district known as "Windswept Utility District of Walker County, Texas," declaring district a governmental agency, body politic and corporate.
  Author: Lovell, James L.
  Sponsor: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
SB 1020 (62nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to the creation, administration, powers and duties, and financing of the Walker County Hospital District of Walker County, Texas.
  Author: Moore, W.T. "Bill"
  Sponsor: Lovell, James L.

58th Regular Session, 1963
HB 376 (58th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Chairman of the Board of Regents of the State Teachers Colleges to exchange a certain tract of state-owned land for another tract of publicly-owned land of similar size.
  Author: Richards, George H.

57th Regular Session, 1961
HB 259 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Chairman of the Board of Regents of the State Teachers Colleges to exchange a certain tract of State-owned land for another tract of privately-owned land of similar size.
  Author: Richards, George H.
HB 687 (57th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending a certain Act relating to conferring upon the Game and Fish Commission regulatory authority over wildlife resources in the County of Walker.
  Author: Richards, George H.

55th Regular Session, 1957
HB 942 (55th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing and directing the Texas Prison Board, acting by the Chairman thereof, to execute and deliver to the State Highway Commission of Texas a right-of-way easement to certain lands in Walker County, Texas, for the construction and maintenance of U.S. Highway 75 Bypass Loop extending along and across certain State properties known as the Wynne Prison Farm and the Goree Prison Farm.
  Author: Huffor, Earl
SB 293 (55th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to authorizing the Board of Regents of the State Teachers Colleges to execute and deliver to the State Highway Commission of a right-of-way easement for the construction and maintenance of a U. S. Highway 75 by-pass loop extending along and across certain State property owned by the State of Texas for the use and benefit of Sam Houston State Teachers College.
  Author: Colson, Esther Neveille

52nd Regular Session, 1951
HB 770 (52nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to amending certain acts so as to make it unlawful to transport more than two thousand (2,000) minnows from Walker County, or to have in any vehicle more than two thousand (2,000) minnows in Walker County.
  Author: Etheredge, Jr., M. B.

49th Regular Session, 1945
HB 558 (49th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the sale by the Texas Prison Board to the City of Huntsville, Texas, of six hundred and thirty (630) acres of land, part of the Warren Birdsell League, Abstract No. 6, in Walker County, Texas, at private sale for cash.
  Author: Coker, A. W.
HB 596 (49th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to making an appropriation to be paid out of the General Revenue Fund of the State of Texas of the sum of Forty Thousand, Six Hundred Thirty-two Dollars and Eleven cents ($40,632.11) not otherwise appropriated, to cover the payment of taxes on State Prison Farm lands located in Fort Bend, Brazoria, and Walker Counties now due and unpaid, exclusive of penalties and interest, by the State of Texas to said Counties and to the Independent School Districts in which said lands are located, for certain years.
  Author: Coker, A. W. | et. al.
HB 646 (49th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the purchase by the Texas Prison Board from T.E. Humphrey of 190.4 acres of land, part of the P. Gray League, Abstract No. 24, in Walker County, Texas, for a cash consideration to be paid out of moneys to be received by the Texas Prison Board from the sale of certain lands in Walker County, Texas, to the City of Huntsville; providing the remainder of said sum received from sale of the Wynne farm under House Bill No. 558 be deposited to the General Fund.
  Author: Coker, A. W.

48th Regular Session, 1943
HB 227 (48th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the protection of the game and fish resources of Walker County; providing for classification, control and/or destruction of such predatory animals to be vested in the County Commissioners Court of said County; providing for bounty.
  Author: Coker, A. W.

47th Regular Session, 1941
HB 540 (47th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the sale and transfer by the Texas Prison Board of certain land in the City of Huntsville, Walker County, to United Gas Corporation, in exchange for a tract of land in Huntsville, Walker County, to be conveyed by United Gas Corporation to the Texas Prison Board.
  Author: Kelly, Kirby
SB 114 (47th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the sale and transfer by the Texas Prison Board of certain land in the City of Huntsville, Walker County, in exchange for a tract of land in Huntsville.
  Author: Fain, Jr., Clement Franklin "Clem" | et. al.

46th Regular Session, 1939
HB 899 (46th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing funds for co-operation with the National Government in the construction, development and operation of the Huntsville State Park in Walker County, Texas.
  Author: Wright, Ernest Roy
SB 480 (46th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to making it unlawful to transport minnows from Walker County for the purpose of sale, or to transport more than two hundred (200) minnows from Walker County, or to have in any vehicle more than two hundred (200) minnows in Walker County; providing a penalty.
  Author: Burns, Gordon M.

45th Regular Session, 1937
HB 245 (45th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to declaring a closed season on the killing of deer and turkey in Throckmorton, Shackelford, Childress, and Walker Counties for a period ending February 1, 1941; prescribing a penalty therefor.

42nd Regular Session, 1931
HB 140 (42nd R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to providing for the trial of insane convicts, who are inmates of the Texas Prison System.
  Author: Burns, Gordon M.

39th Regular Session, 1925
HB 236 (39th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to repealing the special road law for Walker County and providing that bonds heretofore issued shall not be affected.
  Author: McDonald, William T.
  Committees: Highways and Motor Traffic
SB 168 (39th R.S.)
  Caption: Relating to repealing certain act creating a more efficient road law for Walker County, Texas.
  Author: Lewis, Henry LaFayette
  Committees: Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Highways and Motor Traffic as of 1/23/1925)

39th 1st Called Session, 1926
SB 187 (39th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to validating and legalizing the issuance of Walker County special road bonds, authorized under and by virtue of an election held on March 29, 1924 by the qualified taxpaying voters of Walker County and issued in part for the purpose of the purchase and construction of district roads.
  Author: Lewis, Henry LaFayette
  Committees: Federal Relations
SB 240 (39th 1st C.S.)
  Caption: Relating to creating New Waverly Road District No. Five (5), in Walker County, validating and approving all orders made by the commissioners' court of said county, in respect to the organization of said district.
  Author: Lewis, Henry LaFayette
  Committees: Federal Relations
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