Journal of the House of Representatives of the Regular Session of the Sixtieth Legislature of the State of Texas, Volume 1 Page: 95
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Janury 1, 197 HUSE OURNL 9
LEAVES OF ABSENCE GRANTED
The following Members were grant-
ed leaves of absence for today on ac-
count of important business:
Mr. Slider on motion of Mr. Hen-
dryx of Brewster.
Mr. Longoria on motion of Mr.
Mr. Pipkin on motion of Mr. Mc-
By unanimous consent of the House,
Mr. Longoria was granted permis-
sion to be recorded as voting Yea
on the adoption of H. S. R. No. 3,
the vote being on January 11.
The following Memorial Resolutions
were adopted unanimously by a rising
H. C. R. No. 10, By Williamson:
In memory of R. W. Fair.
H. S. R. No. 21, By Williamson:
In memory of William Fred Hull.
H. S. R. No. 22, By Williamson:
In memory of Randal H. Morrow.
The following Congratulatory Re-
solution was adopted unanimously:
H. S. R. No. 20, By Vickery: Com-
mending Senator Ralph Yarborough.
On motion of Mr. Allen of Harris,
the names of all Members of the
House were added to H. S. R. No. 20
as signers thereof.
BY THE SPEAKER
The Speaker signed in the pre-
sence of the House, after giving due
notice thereof and their captions had
been read severally, the following en-
H. C. R. No. 5, Providing for the
closing of State offices at certain tiLe
for inaugural ceremonies.
H. C. R. No. 6, Providing for the
closing of the Capitol grounds to mo-
tor vehicles on Inauguration Day.
H. C. R. No. 7, Providing for pay-
ment of certain Inaugural expenses.
H. C. R. No. 8, Inviting Governor
John Connally to address a Joint Ses-
sion of the Legislature at 11:00 o'clock
a.m., January 18, 1967.
S. C. R. No. 1, Providing for Joint
Committees to canvass votes cast for
Governor and Lieutenant Governor
and to make Inaugural arrangements.
HOUSE AT EASE
At 10:48 o'clock a.m., the Speaker
stated that the House would stand at
ease until the hour set for the Joint
Session of the House and Senate for
the purpose of counting the votes cast
for the Governor and the Lieutenant
Governor in the last General Election.
The Speaker called the House to
order at 10:50 o'clock a.m.
RELATIVE TO INTRODUCTION
OF HOUSE BILLS
The Speaker announced that House
Bills would be received for introduc-
tion on next Wednesday afternoon,
January 18, following the address by
Governor Connally to the Joint Ses-
MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE
Austin, Texas, January 16, 1967
Hon. Ben Barnes, Speaker of the
House of Representatives
Sir: I am directed by the Senate
to inform the House that the Senate
has passed the following:
H. C. R. No. 4, by Nugent of Kerr,
et al: Inviting the Honorable Dean
Rusk to address a Joint Session of the
60th Legislature in the House of
Representatives at 11 a.m. on Janu-
ary 26, 1967.
H. C. R. No. 3, by Joe Shannon,
Jr., et al: In memory of the Honor-
able R. Wright Armstrong, Jr.
CHARLES A. SCHNABEL
Secretary of the Senate
COUNTING THE VOTES CAST FOR
GOVERNOR AND LIEUTENANT
(The House of Representatives and
the Senate in Joint Session)
January 16, 1967
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