The Laws of Texas, 1923-1925 [Volume 22] Page: 1,186 of 1,648
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
'258 GENERAL LAWS.
days be suspended and said rule is hereby suspended and this
Act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage,
and it is so enacted.
[NOTE.-The enrolled bill shows that the foregoing Act passed
the House, no vote given; passed the Senate, 27 yeas, 0 nays.]
Approved March 17, 1925.
Effective ninety (90) days after adjournment.
REORGANIZING THE STATE OF TEXAS INTO SUPREME
JUDICIAL DISTRICTS FOR THE PURPOSE OF
CONSTITUTING AND ORGANIZING
COURTS OF CIVIL APPEALS.
S. B. No. 189.] CHAPTER 87.
An Act reorganizing the State of Texas into supreme judicial districts
for the purpose of constituting and organizing courts of civil appeals
therein; creating the Eleventh Supreme Judicial District of Texas,
with Eastland as the site of said court; providing for the appointment
and qualification of the judges of said Eleventh Supreme Judicial
District, and other officers thereof; providing for the transfer of cases
and regulating appeals from the lower courts of the counties constituting
said Eleventh Supreme Judicial District of Texas, making appropriation
for support of said court, and declaring an emergency.
..Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Texas:
SECTION 1. The State of Texas shall be and is hereby divided
in eleven supreme judicial districts, for the purpose of constituting
and organizing court of Civil appeals therein, respectively:
1. The following counties shall compose the First Supreme
Judicial District: Houston, Walker, Harris, Grimes, Washington,
Waller, Fort Bend, Brazoria, Matagorda, Wharton Colorado,
Austin, Lavaca, Jackson, Anderson, Chambers, DeWitt, Galveston,
Burleson, and Trinity.
2. The following counties shall compose the Second Supreme
Judicial District: Wichita, Cooke, Montague, Clay, Archer,
Young, Jack, Wise, Denton, Tarrant, Parker, Hood, Somervell,
Johnson, Palo Pinto, Baylor and Knox.
3. The following counties shall compose the Third Supreme
Judicial District: Coleman, Mills, Lampasas, San Saba, McCulloch,
Concho, Llano, Burnet, Williamson, Milam, Lee, Bastrop,
Travis, Blanco, Hays, Comal, Caldwell, Sterling Tom Green, Irion,
Schleicher, Crockett, Brown, Bell, Runnels, Coke, and Fayette.
4. The following counties shall compose the Fourth Supreme
Judicial District: Val Verde, Sutton, Edwards, Kinney, Maverick,
Manard, Kimble, Kerr, Bandera, Uvalde, Zavalla, Dimmit,
Webb, LaSalle, Frio, Medina, Duval, McMullen, Atascosa, Bexar,
Kendall, Gillespie, Mason, Guadalupe, Wilson, Live Oak, Zapata,
Bee, Gonzales, Karnes, Calhoun, Victoria, Goliad, Refugio, San
Here’s what’s next.
This book can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Matching Search ResultsView one place within this book that match your search.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Book.
Gammel, Hans Peter Mareus Neilsen. The Laws of Texas, 1923-1925 [Volume 22], book, 1925; Austin, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth15500/m1/1186/?q=gammel: accessed May 23, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; .