The Laws of Texas, 1931-1933 [Volume 28] Page: 86 of 2,111
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78 GENERAL AND SPECIAL LAWS.
Civil Statutes of 1925, insofar as the same are applicable, shall
govern appeals to the Court of Criminal Appeals.
SEC. 7. That subdivision 1 of Article 760, Code of Criminal
Procedure, 1925, shall be amended so as to hereafter read as
"1. Where the defendant in a criminal case appeals, he is
entitled to a statement of facts certified by the trial judge and
sent up with the record; provided that said statement of facts
shall be in narrative form."
SEC. 8. The provisions of this Act are and shall be cumulative
of the present laws and rules of procedure, except where
they are in conflict with such present laws and rules, and where
any such conflict exists all present laws and parts of laws so in
,conflict herewith are hereby now expressly repealed.
SEC. 9. The fact that the preparation and expense of the
statement of facts need immediate attention, that House Bill
No. 120 and Senate Bill No. 59 enacted at the Regular Session of
the Forty-Second Legislature are not the same though upon the
same subject, that there is doubt as to which is the law, that
there is doubt as to the procedure in criminal appeals, and that
great confusion has arisen which needs speedy clarification,
create an emergency and an imperative public necessity that the
Constitutional Rule requiring bills to be read on three several
days be, and the same is hereby suspended and that this Act
take effect from and after its passage, and it is so enacted."
Approved August 17, 1931.
Effective August 17, 1931.
[NOTE: S. B. No. 46 passed the Senate by a vote of 30 yeas,
0 nays; passed the House by a vote of 104 yeas, 1 nay.]
INCREASING MEMBERSHIP OF CENTENNIAL
S. B. No. 53.] CHAPTER 35.
An Act amending Section 1 of Chapter 129 of the General Laws of the
State of Texas by the Forty-Second Legislature, so that the same shall
hereafter read that the Centennial Committee therein created shall be
composed of twenty-one members instead of nine; and providing for
their appointment; and declaring an emergency.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Texas:
That Section 1 of Chapter 129 of the General Laws of the
;State of Texas, enacted by the Forty-Second Legislature, be so
amended as to hereafter read as follows:
SECTION 1. There is hereby created a Committee, to be
known as and styled "The Texas Centennial Committee." Said
(Committee shall be composed of twenty-one members and shall
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Gammel, Hans Peter Mareus Neilsen. The Laws of Texas, 1931-1933 [Volume 28], book, 1933; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth17293/m1/86/: accessed July 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .