The Laws of Texas, 1921 [Volume 21] Page: 30 of 1,670
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22 GENERAL LAWS.
effect, including recognizances and bonds, returnable to the District
Court of any of said counties, shall be considered as returnable to said
courts, in accordance with the terms as prescribed by this Act, and
all such process is hereby legalized and all grand and petit juries
drawn and selected under existing laws in any of the counties in said
Judicial District shall be considered lawfully drawn and selected
for the next term of the District Court for their respective counties
held in accordance with this Act; provided, that.if any court
in any county of said Judicial District shall be in session at the
time this Act takes effect, said court shall continue in session until
the term thereof shall expire under the provisions of the existing
law. Thereafter the courts of said counties shall conform to the requirements
of this Act.
SEC. 3. 'That all laws and parts of laws in conflict with the provisions
of this Act be and the same are hereby repealed.
SEC. 4. The fact that under existing law. there is some uncertainty
as to when the District Court of Maverick County shall be held,
creates an emergency and an imperative necessity that the constitutional
rule requiring bills to be read on three several days be suspended
and that this Act take effect and be in force from and after
its passage and it is so enacted. x
[NoTE.-The enrolled bill shows that the foregoing Act passed the
House, no vote given; and passed the Senate, no vote given.]
Became a law without the Governor's signature.
Effective November 15, 1921.
SEVENTY-SECOND JUDICIAL DISTRICT-AMENDING ACT
CHANGING TIME OF HOLDING DISTRICT
H. B. No. 82.] CHAPTER 13.
An Act amending Chapter 9 of the General Laws of the Thirty-fifth Legislature
of the State of Texas, passed at the Fourth Called Session, so as to
change the time of holding District Court in the various counties of the
Seventy-second Judicial District of Texas; declaring what counties shall
compose the said District; attaching the unorganized County of Cochran
to Hockley County for Judicial and all other purposes; making process
issued or served before this Act takes effect, including recognizances and
bonds, returnable to the terms of court as herein fixed, and conform all
grand and petit juries drawn to be returnable to the corresponding weeks
of the terms as herein defined, and declaring an emergency.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Texas:
SECTION' 1. The Seventy-second Judicial District of the State of
Texas shall be composed of the counties of Lynn, Dawson, Gaines,
Yoakum, Terry, Crosby, Garza, Lubbock, and Hockley and the unorganized
county of Cochran, -and the terms of the District Court
shall be held therein, in each year, in each of the counties, as follows:
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