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24th Regular Session (1895) – Governor Charles A. Culberson

This list has been compiled from sources available at the Legislative Reference Library and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. The list is a work in progress; its completeness and accuracy have not been verified.

Bill Caption Document
HB 125 Relating to making appropriations for the support of the State Government for the years beginning March 1, 1895, to February 28, 1897.
Line item veto.
The text of HB 125 was combined with the text of HB 138 for passage as HB 125.
HB 581 For the relief of Mrs. Jane W. Humphries. widow of J.W. Humphries, and to grant her a certificate for 1280 acres of land.
Proclamation unavailable.
HB 638 For the creation of natural premium or business assessment life and accident insurance companies.
Proclamation unavailable.
HB 669 To authorize the Fort Worth and Denver City Railway Company to fund its outstanding mortgage debt, and to substitute new bonds therefor, and secure the same by a mortgage upon its corporate property and franchises.
Proclamation unavailable.
SB 27 An Act to transfer to the general revenue account parts of certain funds now in the State treasury to the credit of other accounts.
The text of the proclamation contains a typographical error, incorrectly referring to SB27 as SB17.
SB 55 Provides that the Governor shall appoint a medical superintendent for each of the lunatic asylums of the State.   Veto
SB 197 To sanction and ratify the title of the Texas and New Orleans Railroad Company to the railroad and corporate rights and franchises of the Sabine and East Texas Railway Company.
Senate Override - Senate Journal Text.
House refused to pass over veto.
SB 204 An act to authorize the Houston East and West Texas Railway Company to lease, operate, maintain and control the Houston and Shreveport Railroad.   Veto
SB 211 An act to authorize and empower the Houston and Texas Central Railway Company to acquire, control, and operate upon such terms as may be agreed upon by the parties, by lease or purchase and by consolidating with and merging into its own railroads and all the corporate rights, franchises and privileges and property of the Central Texas and Northwestern Railway Company, the Fort Worth and New Orleans Railway Company, the Austin and Northwestern Railway Company, and the Granite Mountain and Marble Falls City Railroad Company, each respectively; and to authorize and empower each and all of said last named companies to lease, or sell, or consolidate with and merge into said Houston and Texas Central Railroad Company their respective rights, franchises, privileges and property.
Proclamation unavailable.
SB 238 Making appropriations for registered and estimated deficiencies in the appropriations for the State government from March 1, 1893, to February 28, 1895, and for previous years.
Line item veto.
HCR 16 Relating to the Printing Board, public printers, and the Daily Record of the Legislature.   Veto

Information about Vetoed Bills is unofficial and is provided as a public service by the Texas Legislative Reference Library. The Texas Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regards to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the table.