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70th 1st Called Session
June 2, 1987 - June 3, 1987

Leadership

Governor: William P. Clements -  Vetoes

Lieutenant Governor: William Pettus Hobby, Jr.

Speaker(s) of the House: Gib Lewis 

Special Session Topics

 Proclamations   Addresses

  • Relating to prejudgment interest in civil cases [Tue Jun 2, 1987]
  • Relating to revising the Civil Practice and Remedies Code to reform procedures and remedies in civil actions for personal injury, property damage, or death and civil actions based on tortious conduct, including revisions and additions to laws governing the determination of and limitations on liability and damages [Tue Jun 2, 1987]
  • Relating to the provision and regulation of liability insurance [Tue Jun 2, 1987]
  • Relating to the venue of civil actions [Tue Jun 2, 1987]

Journals

The House Journal and Senate Journal for the 70th 1st Called Session are available from the Legislative Reference Library.

Rules
House Rules (70th R.S.)
Senate Rules (70th R.S.)

Bill statistics for the 70th Legislature, 1st Called Session

Status HB HCR HJR HR SB SCR SJR SR Total
HB & SB
Total
Filed 7 0 2 3 9 1 1 3 16 26
Passed 0 0 0 3 6 0 0 3 6 12
Vetoed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0